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Tigers fall in title match of Keller Tournament(0)

December 18, 2014

By Bryan Navarette A-J Media KELLER — The Frenship boys basketball team defeated Fossil Ridge, 53-43, in its first matchup of the Keller tournament this weekend to spark a four-round tournament run before losing to the host team, 72-42, in the championship. The Tigers held their lead against a tough Fossil Ridge team in their […]

Tigers fall in title match of Keller Tournament

Q&A with Frenship Tiger Abby Hopper

Q: Taking the team’s record into account, what are your thoughts about the season? A: “I think we started off at the beginning kind of rough. Obviously we have a couple of losses, but right now we are on a winning streak and we have progressed already as a team. So, I’m excited to see […]

Frenship girls down Central and Palo Duro

By Bryan Navarette A-J Media The Tigers began their 2014 season on a bad note and fell to Levelland and Seminole, but have since improved to 13-4 under first-year coach Trent Hilliard. Following its trip to the Whataburger Classic in New Braunfels, the Frenship girls basketball team is on a roll. On Dec. 9, Frenship […]

Lubbock Indoor Courts opens with eight new basketball/volleyball courts

When the Adams and the Nettles families were applying for loans to build Lubbock Indoor Courts, their business plan included an optimistic one sports tournament a month. Tressa Adams referred to that plan as “very conservative,” even while acknowledging the massive 60,000-square-foot metal building houses four hardwood courts and four courts on a multi-use sports […]

Frenship basketball players earn All-South Plains distinctions

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—The Frenship basketball players of the 2012-13 season proved that they can play with the best. On Sunday, the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal recognized that by naming several players—and one coach—to the All-South Plains Class 5A-4A Teams. Jason Dear and his Frenship Tigers came into the season underdogs, but they walked out of it […]

Frenship basketball players selected to Area All-District teams

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—Although basketball season is well behind us, multiple Frenship Tigers continue to collect accolades for their achievements on the court. Two girls and four boys were named Area All-District First Team District 4-4A: Collette Kitten, Malori Maddox, Bradley Mitchell, Marcos Schuster, Lucas Schuster and Isaiah Tillman. Bradley Mitchell, a senior guard and […]

Tiger basketball finishes season at regional tournament

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM SNYDER—On March 1, 2013, the Frenship Tigers played their final game of the 2012-13 season, falling to Trophy Club Byron Nelson 54-47 in the Region I-4A tournament. At the beginning of the season, when Frenship had to start fresh after losing five seniors who had accounted for 90 percent of its scoring […]

Tigers take over fourth quarter in victory

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—The Frenship boys have had to change a lot from the regular season to the postseason. No longer blowing out opponents in the first half, the Tigers now find that tougher competition keeps them battling through the fourth quarter. After Friday’s 60-50 win over El Paso Andress, that’s just fine with Jason […]


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