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Marble Falls High School soccer player Jessica De La Hoya signed to play for Concordia University on April 26 as her parents, Junior Ramirez (left) and Veronica De La Hoya, and baby sister Aleena looked on. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls girls soccer captain signs to play for Concordia

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO The undisputed leader of the Marble Falls High School girls soccer team signed a National Letter of Intent on April 26 to play for Concordia University. (more…)

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Marble Falls High School’s Josiah Rojas leaps high for a header to a teammate during the 2-1 regional quarterfinal loss to Cedar Park High School. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls boys soccer loses playoff contest to Cedar Park

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO In two playoff games in a row, it came down to a shootout. This time, however the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team fell short in the penalty kicks. (more…)

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The Marble Falls High School boys soccer team pile on top of senior goalie Michael Vasquez, who had two stops during the Mustangs’ 4-2 shootout win over Conroe Caney Creek on April 2 in the area round of the playoffs. The Mustangs are now preparing for a rematch against Cedar Park High in the regional quarterfinals at 7 p.m. Friday, April 5, at Liberty Hill High School, 16500 Texas 29 West. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls boys soccer team advances on shootout

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO Luck, as many successful people and teams will say, is really when preparation meets opportunity, and that’s how Marble Falls High School boys head soccer coach Rick Hoover saw his team’s 4-2 shootout win over Conroe Caney Creek on April 2 in Bastrop. (more…)

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Marble Falls High School forward Josiah Rojas scored the only goal in the Mustangs’ bi-district win against Hutto on March 28. Marble Falls will now face the winner of the Caney Creek-Waller contest March 29 in the area round. Photo by Patricia Rodriguez

Marble Falls boys soccer advances on lone goal vs. Hutto

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO One goal was all the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team needed March 28 to move on to the area round of the playoffs. (more…)

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This sticker on the Marble Falls High School football team’s helmets honors student-athlete Maribel Nikole Enriquez, who died in a car accident in June. She would have been a senior this year. Photo by Martelle Luedecke/Luedecke Photography

Marble Falls teams honor student-athlete killed in car crash

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — It didn’t take the Marble Falls High School football program long to decide how the Mustangs would honor Maribel Nikole Enriquez, a classmate who died in a car accident in June. (more…)

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The Texas Association of Soccer Coaches named Marble Falls High School senior midfielder Faustino Dominguez (left) and senior forward Christian Ammons to first team all-state, while junior goalie Michael Vazquez made first team all-region and senior forward Fortino Tinajera is second team all-region. Courtesy photo

Marble Falls boys soccer players, coach make all-state teams

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — The season of firsts continues for the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team. Seniors Faustino “Tino” Dominguez, a midfielder, and Christian Ammons, a forward, were named to the all-state team of the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches. That means the two will play in the all-star game […]

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Marble Falls High School senior midfielder Rudy Guevara (2) runs over to congratulate junior forward Isek Munoz (12) after Munoz scored the go-ahead goal for the Mustangs to give them a 2-1 lead in first half of the regional quarterfinal contest against Dripping Springs on April 6. Marble Falls won 5-2. Joining in the celebration were senior midfielder Christian Ammons (23), senior forward Cristian Santibanez, and senior midfielder Fortino Tinajera (15). Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls boys soccer had a season of firsts for program

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — A 6-0 loss to Pharr Valley View in a Class 5A Region IV semifinal April 13 doesn’t diminish the success of the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team’s 2018 season. (more…)

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Dripping Springs senior goalie Jaxson Thornton dives helplessly as the ball goes into the net to tie the contest against the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team 1-1 early in the first half of a regional quarterfinal game April 6. The Mustangs prevailed 5-2 to advance to the Class 5A Region IV tournament for the first time in school history. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls boys soccer advances to region tournament for first time

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO LAKEWAY — The Marble Falls High School boys soccer team is making a historical trip April 13. The Mustangs are on their way to Corpus Christi for the Class 5A Region IV tournament for the first time in school history after eliminating District 26-5A rival Dripping Springs 5-2 in the regional […]

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Marble Falls High School junior forward Isek Munoz battles for the ball during the Mustangs’ bi-district win over Austin Lanier on March 29. Marble Falls continued its winning ways in the second round with a 2-0 victory over Victoria East on April 3. The Mustangs now face Dripping Springs on April 6. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls boys soccer wins area match 2-0; next up is Dripping Springs

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO SEGUIN — A 2-0 victory over Victoria East showed how dominant the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team is on the field. The win came April 3 in an area-round playoff match. (more…)

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Marble Falls High School senior midfielder Christian Ammons and Austin Lanier junior center back Michael Varela knock each other down trying to get to the ball during the Mustangs’ 2-1 victory in a bi-district championship March 29. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Determination kicks in as Marble Falls get 2-1 bi-district win over Lanier

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — A determined, stingy, and focused Austin Lanier boys soccer team invaded Mustang Stadium set on ensuring history repeated itself in a bi-district matchup March 29 to begin the Class 5A postseason. (more…)

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Marble Falls High School boys head soccer coach Rick Hoover (left) is taking over the role as the Marble Falls Independent School District athletic director while Mike Birdwell will remain the high school head football coach. Birdwell has served as the interim head football coach and athletic director since June. Hoover will remain the boys soccer coach. Courtesy photo

Hoover, Birdwell know Marble Falls sports success starts early

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — With their new roles in Marble Falls Independent School District athletics laid out before them,  athletic director Rick Hoover and high school head football coach Mike Birdwell are ready to get down to business. (more…)

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Marble Falls High School boys head soccer coach Rick Hoover (left) is taking over the role as the Marble Falls Independent School District athletic director while Mike Birdwell will remain the high school head football coach. Birdwell has served as the interim head football coach and athletic director since June. Hoover will remain the boys soccer coach. Courtesy photo

Marble Falls boys soccer coach Rick Hoover named athletic director

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — In a state where American football rules, Marble Falls Independent School District has kicked the athletic director position over to the other football. MFISD Superintendent Chris Allen named Marble Falls High School boys head soccer coach Rick Hoover to the spot. Mike Birdwell, who has been serving as […]

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Marble Falls High School graduate Macy Hoover will represent the United States as a member of the Stars ’N Stripes soccer team. The team is playing in the Gothia Cup in Sweden. The Gothia Cup is the world’s largest youth football (soccer) tournament and draws 1,700 teams from more than 80 countries. Courtesy photo

Ex-Marble Falls soccer player competes in Gothia Cup in Sweden

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO SWEDEN — When Marble Falls High School graduate Macy Hoover walked the stage in 2016, she decided her desire of attending Texas A&M University was greater than her dream to play college soccer.  But a chance phone call in December 2016 put those college plans on hold. (more…)

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Richmond Foster beats Marble Falls boys soccer in area

BY STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO GIDDINGS — Twenty seconds into a Class 5A area-round boys soccer playoff game March 31, the tone was set. Richmond Foster (15-3-3) took a 1-0 lead against the Marble Falls High School Mustangs (18-2-6) that led to a 2-0 victory. “The first 30 seconds we came out flat,” Mustangs head […]

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The Marble Falls High School boys soccer team defeated Austin Lanier 1-0 in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Marble Falls soccer beats Lanier in first-round playoff match

JENNIFER FIERRO • STAFF WRITER AUSTIN — It took an extra 20 minutes of play, but the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team nabbed its first playoff win in three years March 24. The Mustangs defeated Austin Lanier 1-0 in double overtime thanks to a goal by freshman Gilder Vasquez with an assist from […]

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Marble Falls High School senior athletes Erik Salgado (left) and Jimmy Fermin celebrate signing letters of intent to play college soccer during a ceremony at the campus field house May 6. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Two Marble Falls soccer players sign letters of intent

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — A lifelong passion has turned into educational opportunities for Marble Falls High School seniors Jimmy Fermin and Erik Salgado. (more…)

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Marble Falls girls soccer coach resigns for family reasons

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — John Huntsman has resigned as the head girls soccer coach at Marble Falls High School. Athletics director Matt Green announced the resignation April 8, saying Huntsman has “chosen to leave for family reasons.” (more…)

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Marble Falls tennis, soccer players sign letters of intent

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Marble Falls High School seniors Kelly Copeland and Madison Dyer signed their letters of intent Feb. 4 to play soccer and tennis, respectively. (more…)

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Marble Falls soccer assistant named coach of the year

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Marble Falls High School boys assistant soccer coach Chuck Woods was named the Region IV Assistant Coach of the Year by the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches. The association made the announcement Nov. 21. (more…)

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Marble Falls girls soccer coach takes Lake Travis boys job

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Trey Young officially resigned as the Marble Falls High School girls head soccer coach July 11. He is leaving to become the assistant boys soccer coach at Lake Travis. (more…)

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Marble Falls Middle School building soccer program

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Fresh off guiding the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team to two postseason wins, Mustangs head coach Rick Hoover spent the rest of his spring creating a program at Marble Falls Middle School. In their first season, the Ponies posted a 1-1-3 record and finished as the […]

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Marble Falls midfielder Erik Salgado named to all-region first team in soccer

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — Marble Falls High School junior midfielder Erik Salgado was named to the Class 4A Region IV first team April 26. “This award makes him the most decorated soccer player ever from Marble Falls High School,” head coach Rick Hoover said. “The best news of all is that he is only […]

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Marble Falls soccer players honored at awards ceremony

MARBLE FALLS — The Marble Falls High School soccer programs were honored during the annual awards ceremony April 22. Coaches announced members of the all-District 51-4A team and handed out individual team awards and certificates of participation. (more…)

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Leander Rouse sophomore fullback Gerardo Rebelloso (right) uses his head in accepting a pass from a free kick as Marble Falls senior defender Joaquin Ramirez defends during a playoff match April 3. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Postseason for Marble Falls soccer ends, but future is bright

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Marble Falls High School boys soccer coach Rick Hoover thought the winner of the Mustangs’ playoff game against Leander Rouse on April 3 would advance to the state tournament, even if the victor still needed to win three more matches. And though the Mustangs (14-9-3 overall and 4-4-2 […]

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Marble Falls boys soccer team wins area-round game

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF ELGIN — It’s been quite a week for the Marble Falls High School boys soccer team. After losing four consecutive bi-district games, the Mustangs (14-8-3 overall, 4-4-2 district) have now won two postseason contests in a row. (more…)

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Marble Falls soccer team gets program’s first playoff win

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF AUSTIN — As the ball rolled into the right corner, Marble Falls High School soccer players, coaches and fans leapt for joy. The only goal of the 1-0 win against Austin McCallum ensured the Mustangs (13-8-3) made history March 24. After four trips to the playoffs, the Marble Falls boys […]

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