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Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • Posted October 1, 2014 • Photos
The start of 2014 district play began at home for the Punchers last Friday when they welcomed the Sabinal Yellowjackets to town. The Punchers wasted no time in making sure the Sabinal team knew where control of field would rest for the evening. Just a few plays into the game, Seth Hudson broke out and ran the ball 52 yards for Mason's first touchdown.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 25, 2014 • Photos
The Cowgirls and Punchers ran extremely well again this week at the Miles Bulldog Invitational meet. The varsity girls team won the meet with 29 points, while the closest contender, Miles, had a total of 93 points. The high school cross country kids will be competing in the Gem of the Hill Country 5K/10K this coming weekend.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 25, 2014
7th grade The pouring down rain and muddy conditions didn’t stop the 7th grade as they piled up another victory. Our offenses and defenses played extremely well, scoring steadily throughout the game and holding the Eagles to a score late in the game. Scoring four times with the two-point conversions good on all four touchdowns, the 7th grade walked away with a 32-8 win. The 7th grade’s next game will be in Rocksprings, September 25th at 5:30 p.m. - 8th grade Our eighth graders played ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014 • Photos
The JV traveled to Comfort last Thursday (Sep. 18) to take on the Bobcats. It was a hard fought game, however, they came up short. The final score of the game was 36-7. With the loss the JV record goes to 2-1 on the season.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014 • Photos
The Mason Punchers extended their 2014 winning streak to 4-0 last Friday night, made all the sweeter in that it was a victory over the Goldthwaite Eagles. The Punchers took the opening kickoff, and it only took the first play of the possession for Miguel Castillo to break out on a 64-yard touchdown run and to put the Punchers on the scoreboard 19 seconds into the game.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 18, 2014 • Photos
7th grade Our junior high season opener was against Comfort and our 7th grade came out ready to play. On both sides of the ball we saw some great things. Our offensive line did a great job of blocking up front for our backs and receivers and our defense didn’t allow a score all game.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 18, 2014 • Photos
The Cowgirls and Punchers competed in the first two meets of the season at the San Saba Invitational on September 4th and the Early Season Bandera Bulldog Meet on September 10th. The Cowgirls placed 1st overall as a team against some very tough competition in both San Saba and Bandera.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 17, 2014 • Photos
One year ago, Comfort racked up the only early season victory over the Mason Punchers. In 2014, the Bobcats had every intention of repeating their 17-14 defeat of Mason; but, that did not happen. Instead, when Comfort arrived in Mason Friday night, they found a Puncher team that were ready for any challenge that they might throw out, and they had a few surprises for the Comfort team as well. The entire first half of the game was scoreless; but, it was some of the finest football the Punchers ...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 • Posted September 11, 2014
The JV traveled to De Leon last Thursday and took on the Bearcats. The Puncher defense shut the Bearcats down, while the offense had no problem scoring on multiple occasions. The final score was 36-0 with the Punchers coming out with their second win of the season. The Puncher JV is now 2-0 on the season.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 • Posted September 10, 2014
The Mason Punchers traveled to Ozona on August 29th for their season opener against the Ozona Lions. Lightning in the area delayed the start of the game by almost an hour and forty five minutes; but, the Mason faithful waited out the storms and were treated to a resounding Puncher victory. Early in the first quarter, Seth Hudson scored for the Punchers on a 4-yard rush.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 • Posted September 10, 2014 • Photos
The Punchers had their first home game of the 2014 season last Friday and they welcomed the DeLeon Bobcats to Puncher Stadium. It would be a tough night for the DeLeon team; but, it was a good night for the Punchers. On the first play of the game, Miguel Castillo carried the ball 65-yards for a Puncher touchdown, setting the mood for the night.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 4, 2014 • Photos
The Punchers began their 2014 season last Friday and racked up a 51-13 victory over the Ozona Lions. Due to the Labor Day holiday, the News was unable to get the stats needed to write up the game; but, we will include that write up in next week's issue. This Friday is the first home game for the varsity squad as they welcome DeLeon to Puncher Stadium.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014 • Photos
The JV started the season vs. Ozona last Thursday. The Punchers had a great showing racking up 48 points on 7 touchdowns. While the bruising defense only allowed 12 points on two touchdowns. With the final score being 48-12 the Punchers capture their first victory of the season. Their next game will be played in De Leon on Thursday at 6:00.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Posted September 3, 2014
Hill Country Memorial, orthopedic surgeons and rehab specialists are teaming up to offer free orthopedic and physical therapy evaluations to middle and high school athletes on Saturdays beginning September 6 and continuing through November 8. Sports Injury Clinics are held each Saturday in Fredericksburg at Hill Country Memorial, 1020 S.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 • Posted August 29, 2014 • Photos
Here are a few pictures from last week's JV and Varsity scrimmages.