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Wednesday, November 4, 2015 • Posted November 5, 2015 • Photos
This past week the Mason JV played their last district game in Johnson City. The Punchers put up a good fight but came up short. The only score from the Punchers came from a 28 yard run by Fernando Torres. The Punchers battled and kept the game close but could not take the lead.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 • Posted November 5, 2015
Both teams chalked up another win as they traveled to Johnson City. 7th and 8th grade played extremely well. Lots of great effort were shown on both sides of the ball, even special teams had some highlights. 7th grade won 28-0 while 8th grade won 34-8. Both teams have improved tremendously throughout the season, as we wind down for one last game these kids are exactly where they need to be.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 29, 2015
Results: Junior Teams 4th and 5th Overall High Teams They were also 4th in Cattle, 4th in Sheep and Goats, and 5th in Swine Junior Individual Awards: Overall High point: Jay Ahlschwede 6th and Rylan Jordan 9th In Cattle Division: Rylan Jordan was 6th, Alexandra Row was 8th and Alexandra Cope was 10th In Sheep and Goat Division: TEXAS SCHMIDT was 2nd, JAY AHLSCHWEDE was 3rd Senior Team Mason 4th high team overall , 4th in Cattle, 2nd in sheep and goats, and 5th in swine Senior Individua ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015
Wednesday October 14, the Junior High cross country team competed at District in San Saba. We had several students run at the meet and they all competed very well. They improved their times and Aunnecy, Colby, Shea, and Zane medaled. Every runner ran hard and left it all out on the course, as a coach, I couldn’t be more proud of this group of kids.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015 • Photos
The 2015-16 Mason Cowgirl basketball season is just a few short weeks from tip-off. The Texas Association of Basketball Coaches preseason poll has been released and the Cowgirls are ranked 8th among Class AA schools. You will be able to meet all the Mason Cowgirl basketball teams on Tuesday, November 3rd at 6:30pm in the high school gym.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015 • Photos
Three former Mason Punchers that will be playing for the Hardin Simmons Cowboys this Saturday in a crucial American Southwest Conference Showdown against Mary Hardin Baylor in Abilene this Saturday with kickoff slated at 1 p.m. Both teams come in with an undefeated record of 8-0. Hardin Simmons comes in ranked 12th in the Nation which is their highest ranking in quite some time.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015 • Photos
Friday night's matchup with Brackett had a lot of unique aspects. It began with a start time one hour earlier than usual due to the threat of rainfall for the area. After that beginning, it would be a night fans will well remember. Half way through the first quarter, the Punchers began pulling together their momentum and Seth Hudson sent a pass out to Evan Dayton who shot across the goal for the first score of the night.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • Posted October 21, 2015 • Photos
The score from Friday night's victory of the Mason Punchers over the Junction Eagles doesn't begin to tell the tale of what a hard-fought game it was. The Punchers took the opening kickoff and began a slow, steady drive down the field. It would take almost half of that first quarter before Seth Hudson was finally able to break out on a quarterback keep and dive seven yards across the goal line.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 15, 2015
The JV white team played another tough game against the hornets of Irion County. Turnovers hurt the Punchers and the Hornets capitalized and turn it into points. The final was 48-6. However the Punchers never stopped playing hard.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015
The junior high teams tallied up another win this week in a little bit different fashion, as a combo team. Center Point did not have enough for two teams so our 7th and 8th grade teamed up for a solid 26-20 win. Even though the 7th grade may have been outsized, they played hard.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015
7th The 7th grade boys played a hard fought game against the Harper Longhorns but tallied up their first loss of the season, 20-8; Kameron Torres scoring a touchdown and two-point conversion. It took them a little while to get going but played a strong game to finish it out.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • Posted October 14, 2015 • Photos
The path to a district victory continued last Friday night when the Mason Punchers traveled to Center Point to take on the Pirates in their home stadium. The Punchers kicked it into gear on their first possession of the game, marching quickly down the field and capping the drive with an Americo Alvarez 16-yard rush for the score.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 • Posted October 8, 2015
Last week, the JV Purple traveled to Harper to take on the Longhorns. The game started out rough with Harper causing a fumble on the first drive and taking it all the way back for the first score of the game. However, on the very next drive, Mason was able to march the ball down the field and tie it up at 8-8.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 • Posted October 7, 2015 • Photos
Mason continues its walk through district competition, this time defeating the neighboring Harper Longhorns on Friday night 50-10. Harper was the first to get points on the scoreboard, almost five minutes into the first quarter of play. The Longhorns had a sustained drive down into Puncher territory; but, with fourth down looming, they opted to go for a field goal which was good.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 • Posted October 1, 2015
The JV white team played a great game against the Brownwood Lions on September 17th; but, came up a little short. The final score was 26-12. There were some good plays made by the Punchers and there were obvious improvements. The team is getting better each week.