Who would have thought that in a season that produced 51 touchdowns for the Liberty Hawks, their game to send them to the best kind of ship — a championship — would rely on field goals?
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
With the game tied at 10 late in the second quarter, the Liberty Hawks faced a first-and-21 after a holding penalty.
FRESNO — With all the hubbub and celebration surrounding the Madera South boys cross country team, Madera South’s other Central Section champion, the girls cross country team, ran in the CIF State Cross Coun
After more than 1,300 yards of total offense, Friday’s Mountain West Conference match-up between rivals No. 16 Fresno State and San Jose State came down to about two feet.
Led by former Fresno Pacific University All-American John Taylor, the California Heatwave will open the American Basketball Association season today at Liberty High School’s gym with tip off at 6 p.m.
In a season full of big-time accomplishments and multiple record-breaking performances, the Madera South cross country boys and girls teams have to face one more challenge, perhaps the biggest of them all.
For the sixth year in a row, the Liberty Hawks football team celebrated Thanksgiving by holding morning football practice.
Not that anybody was complaining.