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Faith Academy junior high girls squad wins district

The Faith Academy girls junior high basketball team (15-5 overall, 9-0 district) beat Killeen Memorial 25-24 on March 3 to capture its first Austin Christian Athletic Association junior high girls district tournament championship. The Lady Flames were seeded No. 1 in the tournament. The team includes eighth-graders Launa Evans (front row, left) and Emily Reed […]

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Faith boys end record season with close regional loss

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF SAN ANTONIO — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls boys basketball team’s season ended in a 69-68 loss to Beaumont Legacy at a Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools regional tournament Feb. 28. Still, Flames head coach Randy Denton said the positives during the season far outweigh its end […]

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Faith Academy freshman post Sedona Prince uses a power dribble before turning to make a basket during the 64-42 win against Bay Area Christian in the regional championship. Courtesy photos

Lady Flames return to state basketball tournament

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Faith Academy girls basketball coach Jerry English is a numbers fan. So it’s no surprise that after his Lady Flames beat Bay Area Christian 64-42 on Feb. 28 to return to the state tournament, English was able to rattle off a few digits. Such as this is […]

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Faith basketball squads head to playoffs with something to prove

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — The Faith Academy boys and girls basketball teams will attempt to add to their historical seasons. They’ll try to win regional championships Feb. 27-28 to advance to the Class 3A state tournament of the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools. (more…)

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Highland Lakes basketball scores and schedules

Here’s a look at the high school varsity basketball scores for Feb. 10: (more…)

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Faith boys basketball puts first district title in record books

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Even with two games remaining in the regular season, the Faith Academy of Marble Falls boys basketball team made history by winning its first district championship Feb. 6 with a 62-22 win against Austin San Juan Diego. (more…)

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Highland Lakes basketball scores and schedules

Here’s a look at the Feb. 6 high school varsity basketball scores: The Marble Falls Mustangs lost 51-26 to the Leander Lions, while the Lady Mustangs lost 49-28 to the Lady Lions, 49-28. (more…)

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Highland Lakes basketball scores and schedules

The basketball teams at Marble Falls, Burnet and Llano high schools along with Faith Academy of Marble Falls took the court Feb. 3. Here are the scores: (more…)

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Highland Lakes basketball scoreboard, Jan. 27

Here are the varsity basketball scores from Highland Lakes high school games Jan. 27: • The Marble Falls Mustangs lost 78-33 to Cedar Park Vista Ridge at home, while the Lady Mustangs fell 64-18 to the Lady Rangers at Vista Ridge. (more…)

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HIGHLAND LAKES SPORTS: Friday night basketball

Support your home team tonight with varsity basketball tip-offs for Marble Falls High School, Burnet High School, Llano High School and Faith Academy. Here’s a list of who’s at home and who’s away Friday, Jan. 23. • The Marble Falls Mustangs tip off at 7:30 p.m. against Georgetown Eastview at home in the Max Copeland Gym, […]

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Faith Academy girls finish 2-2 against tough tournament lineup

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF LORENA — The Faith Academy girls basketball team posted a 2-2 record at the Vicki Mitchell-Lauren Timmons Lorena Classic on Dec. 4 and 6. The Lady Flames defeated Waco High 76-56 and Hearne 63-31 on Dec. 4 but lost to Waco Robinson 60-50 and Austin High 57-34. (more…)

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls freshman center Sedona Prince hits a jumper in the paint during the Lady Flames’ 70-18 win against the Texas School for the Deaf on Dec. 2. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy girls win 88th straight district game with 70-18 victory

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls basketball team won its 88th consecutive district game, beating the Texas School for the Deaf 70-18 on Dec. 2. The Lady Flames led 17-4 in the first quarter and 44-7 at the half. That advantage triggered a running clock in […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls sophomore guard Jayla Reeves (left) draws contact as she attempts a layup during the Lady Flames’ 61-38 win against Hico at the San Saba Tournament on Nov. 22. Courtesy photos

Lady Flames earn tournament title and big road win

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF SAN SABA — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls basketball team earned another tournament championship on back-to-back weekends then added a big road win right before the Thanksgiving break. The Lady Flames (10-1) beat Austin St. Michael’s 62-42 on Nov. 24 and won the San Saba Tournament on Nov. […]

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Faith Academy girls, boys squads dominate opponents in wins

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — No matter what Lampasas tried against the Faith Academy girls basketball team Nov. 18, the Lady Badgers did not have an answer in a 61-30 loss to the Lady Flames. When Lampasas slowed the pace to play a half-court game, the Lady Flames rebounded misses or applied defensive […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls senior post Joseph Woods jumps for a rebound during the Flames’ 76-29 win against Cherokee on Nov. 17. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Flames win big over Cherokee, 76-29

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Already leading holding a big lead early in the fourth quarter, the Faith Academy boys basketball team continued to push the pace against Cherokee on Nov. 17. But this time, senior post Joseph Woods had a breakaway dunk that caused fans clad in red and black to […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls sophomore post Hannah Cozby was named the Bulverde Bracken tournament's Most Valuable Player. Courtesy photo

Lady Flames are tourney champs; Burnet girls fall to Brownwood

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BULVERDE — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls basketball team captured the Bulverde Bracken tournament championship for the third time in six years Nov. 15. The Lady Flames (4-1) beat John Paul II 65-44 in the championship game after defeating Rosehill Christian 88-51 in the semifinals. (more…)

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BASKETBALL: Lady Flames start tourney with win; Lady Dawgs open season with victory

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF BULVERDE — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls basketball team began the Bulverde Bracken tournament with a 77-57 victory against San Antonio Christian on Nov. 13. The Lady Flames (2-1) started the game with a 19-11 lead that went to 35-23 by the half. (more…)

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Faith Academy junior forward Jonathan Reyes forces the Austin Hill Country ball handler to dribble toward the middle of the floor. Courtesy photo

Faith Flames notch first victory, 68-23

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — The Faith Academy boys basketball team offered fans a glimpse of its expectations this season. The Flames (1-1) beat Austin Hill Country 68-23 by having four players in double figures and allowing a total of eight points in the second half. (more…)

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Faith boys play Austin Hill Country in home opener

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Without two starters, the Faith Academy boys basketball team gave Austin Regents all they wanted in a 64-55 loss Nov. 4. “We were shorthanded,” Flames head coach Randy Denton said. “We ran out of gas.” (more…)

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Faith Academy senior guard Sierra Brinkley slides to cut off the lane to the basket during the loss to Austin Regents 50-38 on Nov. 4. Courtesy photo

Lady Flames’ win streak snapped

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF AUSTIN — The Faith Academy girls basketball team began the season with a 50-38 loss to Austin Regents on Nov. 4. The loss snapped an 18-game winning streak that began in January. (more…)

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Faith Academy girls basketball squad welcomes new year, 6-6 freshman center

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — At 6 feet 6 inches, freshman Sedona Prince is hard to miss. The Faith Academy girls basketball team welcomed the new center to the squad when the Lady Flames began after-school practice Oct. 20. (more…)

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Faith Academy fills coaching spots; baseball and softball to use YMCA fields for home games

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Faith Academy of Marble Falls announced new athletic department hires for the 2014-2015 school year. Boys head basketball coach Randy Denton is the new assistant athletic director, head baseball coach and assistant football coach. He is coaching linemen and also will be a classroom teacher. (more…)

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Huston-Tillotson University women's basketball coach Maurice Callis (standing) puts on a pair of sunglasses to illustrate the brightness of his new signee, Faith Academy of Marble Falls forward Juliette Fisher (seated, second from left) during a signing ceremony June 3. Also attending the event are Faith Academy head girls basketball coach Jerry English (seated, left) and Fisher's parents, Julie and William Tumblin. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy forward Juliette Fisher signs with Huston-Tillotson

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — When Juliette Fisher attended her first practice as a member of the Faith Academy girls basketball team during her freshman, head coach Jerry English put her through a 5-on-5 drill and told one group to play offense and the other defense. Fisher didn’t understand the terms and […]

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The 2014 Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls basketball state championship team includes water girl Cacey Cozby, manager Gabby Sordelet, Sarah Burge, manager Mariah Williams, Susanna Case, Marissa Perea, water girl Paris Brinkley and Taylor Denton; Hannah Cozby (back row, left), Alisha Williams, Kristen Cherry, Joanna Piatek, Juliette Fisher, Sierra Brinkley and Laura Benac. Courtesy photo

Two key moments pushed Lady Flames to state title

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Members of the Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls basketball team say two key moments late in the season  propelled the Lady Flames to the Class 2A state title of the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools. And neither one happened during a game, they said […]

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Listen to the 2014 Lady Flames State Title Broadcast

The Faith Academy Lady Flames (31-4, 10-0 in District 4-2A) defeated New Braunfels Christian 47-45 to capture their first state title in the Class 2A Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools for girls basketball March 1 in Mansfield. (more…)

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Tears of joy this time as Lady Flames win first state title

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Even as members of the Faith Academy girls basketball team claimed the Class 2A state championship plaque March 1 in Mansfield, they had a look of disbelief. The Lady Flames (31-4, 10-0 in District 4-2A) defeated New Braunfels Christian 47-45 to capture their first state title in the […]

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