CENTER POINT — A slow start sank Center Point when the Pirates hosted Mason in District 29-2A basketball action Friday, with the Punchers leaving with a 44-36 decision.
Soot was still in the system and rust was evident when Our Lady of the Hills hosted a twinbill of non-district basketball games Tuesday at Cailloux Gym, with the Hawks losing both by one point.
COMFORT — Center Point’s Nick Zuercher scored 13 points and pulled down 19 rebounds, including 15 defensive boards, but it wasn’t enough in a 62-24 Pirate loss to host Comfort Friday in non-district hoops play.
HARPER — One streak ended and another continued when Center Point topped Harper, 21-18, in the District 14-2A and 2020 season finale for both squads Friday at Longhorn Stadium.
LLANO -- David Lopez, representing Center Point, registered a personal best three-mile time of 20:29 to finish just outside the top 25 at Llano’s Late Season Cross Country Meet held Monday, Oct. 12.
CENTER POINT — The scoreboard favored Mason 48-7 when the final was recorded Friday at Pirates Stadium, but Center Point may be able to build upon its second half effort for future outings as District 14-2A Division I games move forward.
CENTER POINT – After rolling up a three-match win-streak that put them in the thick of the District 29-2A volleyball chase at 3-1, the Lady Pirates had no answers when they attempted to collect number four against visiting Harper on Tuesday.
CENTER POINT – Overcoming a blowout loss in the third set, the Lady Pirates eked out victory against Junction by set scores of 25-19, 25-20, 13-25, 25-22 to move to 2-1 among District 29-2A volleyball teams after Tuesday night’s success.
Experienced Johnson City defeated the young Lady Pirates 3-0, by set scores of 7-25, 13-25, 16-25, as both teams served up the start of District 29-2A volleyball in a match played Friday.
An uptick in offensive production and solid-at-times defense was not enough for Center Point to overcome being stung 29-0 by the Yellowjackets of Sabinal in non-district Class 2A football action at Pirates Stadium on Friday.
ROCKSPRINGS – Center Point’s season opening football game is one that the Pirates will probably file away and try to forget as they move forward after the Rocksprings Angoras sent Center Point home with a 44-3 defeat on Friday.
LEAKEY --- After several near wins, Center Point notched its first victory of the season on Friday when the Lady Pirates beat Leakey in non-district volleyball action by set scores of 17-25, 25-19, 25-21, 25-17.
Surrealness became less so and “old normal” made an appearance in the form of Center Point football taking part in a three-team scrimmage with Comfort and Florence on Thursday at Bobcat-Deer Stadium.
Two dozen hitting errors committed by the Lady Pirates volleyball team were too much to overcome Tuesday during three tight matches that fell Comfort’s way instead by scores of 19-25, 23-25, 21-25.
Center Point will hold two events to honor Pirates and Lady Pirates for their athletic accomplishments, and both will be as non-virtual as can be managed due to some social-distancing guidelines still in place.
BISHOP – Center Point High School’s Sammy Bustamante advanced to the regional powerlifting meet in 12th place, but using three personal bests he left in seventh place after competition was completed on Thursdays in Bishop.
MASON – A seventh inning error helped contribute to a heartbreaking, one-run loss when Center Point dropped its non-district softball game to Mason 9-8 on Tuesday.
SAN ANTONIO -- Center Point mustered only four hits and that many baserunners in going down 13-0 against San Antonio Cornerstone Christian in a baseball game played Monday night.
EDCOUCH-ELSA – It is on to state for seven Lady Pirate powerlifters based on their performances at Region-V Division-III competition held on Thursday.
SAN ANTONIO -- Sammy Bustamante and Haiden Hass will represent Center Center Point's powerlifting team at Class 2A regional competition after meeting qualifying standards at a meet on Friday, Febr.28 in San Antonio.
SAN ANTONIO – Center Point pitchers combined on a 12-strikeout performance and the Pirates doubled up on hits over Class 5A San Antonio Veteran’s Memorial's JV squad enroute to a 4-2 win on Friday.
CENTER POINT — Just three days removed from a home-court win over Junction that forced a play-in contest, Center Point was unable to duplicate its previous success and fell to the visiting Eagles, 43-20, in a battle for District 29-2A’s fourth and final playoff berth Friday.
MASON – Center Point went toe-to-toe with the Mason Punchers before falling 62-56 in boys’ District 27-2A basketball on Tuesday night at Puncher Gym.
TILDEN – Center Point scratched up a boys non-district basketball game with the McMullen County Cowboys on Tuesday to compensate for a previously open date on the Pirates schedule, but things did not add up in their favor as the Cowboys scuttled the Pirates 50-27.
SOMERSET – Center Point won both boys and girls championships and the freshman girls titled at another powerlfting meet, this time it being the Bulldog Invitational at Somerset.
Mason scrambled back from deficits in the first quarter and at halftime to hand Center Point a 46-35 setback in District 27-2A boys basketball action on Friday night at Pirate Gym.
CENTER POINT – The Mason Lady Punchers left Center Point with a 57-12 win over the Lady Pirates on Friday night at Pirate Gym in a District 27-2A girls basketball contest.
CENTER POINT -- A potential District 27-2A basketball victory slipped away for the Lady Pirates when they suffered a fourth quarter slump in what wound up being a 46-26 loss to Junction on Tuesday.
INGRAM -- Despite holding the Warriors scoreless in the second quarter, Center Point could not capitalize on the momentum and fell to Ingram 52-47 in boys' basketball action Tuesday at Warrior Gym.
Center Point’s powerlifting program has traditionally been strong on the girls’ side of the weightroom, but this season there looks to be something positive coming up for the boys as well, based on their results at the team’s first meet of the season at Natalia as the boys placed third in th…
TILDEN – Center Point went on the road and played McMullen County’s Cowboys in the Pirates’ season basketball starter that ended with the Cowboys over the Pirates 53-25.
LLANO – Center Point had their playoff appearance cut short by the Thorndale Bulldogs in a 58-23 decision during a Class 2A Division-I bi-district football game played at Yellowjacket Stadium in Llano on Thursday night.