Groom Tiger Times

The seven basketball seniors of the 20-21 season. Even though this game will be fought through sweat, tears, and lots of goodbyes. These seniors have given there all for every second of every game.

The Seven Basketball Seniors say Goodbye

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer February 2, 2021

On Friday February 5th, seven seniors will walk across the planks and say a final goodbye to their home court. As the tears fall and the laughs fill the room, there will be a mix joy and sadness. Those...

Pictured above is the 2018-19 basketball schedule for the girls and boys. Im excited for this basketball season, said Junior Kaylie Ritter. I think our girls are going to do really well. We have a lot of good leaders this year.

Groom Tigers and Tigerettes 2018-19 Basketball Schedule

Chandra Rice, Editor October 16, 2018

Here is the 2018-19 basketball schedule! Don't miss out on a fun season for our girls and boys.

Sophomore Corbin Ruthardt lands after he finishes long jumping at the Lefors Pirate Relays on Friday, March 3. Junior high also competed on Thursday, March 2 in the Lefors Bandits meet. For the first track meet of the year it was scary to me, seventh-grader Payton Trevino said. But, it was really fun at the same time. Click the links under the photo for complete results.

Starting the Season with a Bang
Photo of the Day – March 6

Junior High, High School Teams Participate in 1st Track Meet
Leslie Germany, Editor March 6, 2017

Keep an eye out for daily pictures that give a glimpse of life at Groom, and click here to see other Photos of the Day. Results from the junior high and high school meet in Lefors are attached below: Junior...

The new activity bus is not here yet, but its already sporting its new paint job. The vehicle is expected to arrive soon. Im excited for the new bus since it will be bigger, nicer and ... a lot more comfortable, sophomore Cayden Lambert said.

Sneak Peek
Photo of the Day – Feb. 21

Company Says New Activity Bus To Arrive Soon
Leslie Germany February 21, 2017

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District play ends tonight for both varsity teams. Tonight, Feb. 10, the Tigers will play Lefors at 5:30, there, and the Tigerettes will play the Shamrock Lady Irish, at 7, in McLean. Tonight will be the Tigers last game of the season, and the Tigerettes will be playing for a chance in playoffs. Im both nervous and excited for tonight, senior Caroline Britten said. Its gonna be a very big game for us.

Red, Red, Everywhere
Photo of the Day – Feb. 10

Tigers, Tigerettes Finish Up District
Leslie Germany, Editor February 10, 2017

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Senior Carson Ritter goes up for a layup. The Tigers won their game against the White Deer Bucks. We played our best game of the season, and we got big win, freshman Whitt Ward said. I was happy that we won because that means we still have a chance of getting into the playoffs.

Reachin’ Up to Playoffs

Tigers, Ettes Split Friday Night
Caroline Britten, Features Editor February 6, 2017

Ending the night with a last-minute loss and a last-minute win, the Tigerettes and Tigers played against the White Deer Bucks and Does Friday night, Feb. 3, on home court for the final time this season....

Junior Chandler LaRoe helps run the Tiger offense against the Fighting Irish. LaRoe scored 5 points in this match-up, which left Groom on the losing side of this game with a score of 25 to 59. We could have played better, LaRoe said of the loss.

Luck Runs Short

Tigers, 'Ettes Face Disappointment In Shamrock
Caroline Britten , Features Editor January 30, 2017

The Groom Tigers and Tigerettes traveled last Friday evening to play against the Shamrock Fighting Irish and Lady Irish. The 'Ettes fell short, 36-61, resulting in a current third-place tie in district....

Nylee Blart Mimany, the hermit crab that regional cross country qualifiers Ginna Miller and Jamey Germany purchased on their trip to Lubbock, follows his usual daily routine in his home in Coach Nicole Blacks classroom. Blart passed from this life into the arms of his Heavenly Father Jan. 25, 2017, Columnist Ginna Miller said. RIP Coach Nylee Blart Mimany. You will never be forgotten and will forever live in our hearts.

Blart Farewell

Beloved Hermit Crab Departs Tigerette World
Ginna Miller, Staff Writer January 26, 2017

Nylee Blart Mimany, 2 months 28 days 13 hours and 18 minutes Nylee Blart Mimany passed from this life into the arms of his Heavenly Father Jan. 25, 2017. Funeral services will be at 4:30...

Junior Jamey Germany lines up her shot on the free throw line. The Ettes and Tigers won their game Tuesday night.  Last night was a great game, junior post Jamey Germany said. Not only did we win, but we played very well together as a team.

Tigers Sink Pirates’ Ship

Ettes, Tigers Dominate On Home Court
Caroline Britten, Features Editor January 25, 2017

Groom Tigers and Tigerettes played the Lefors Pirates and Lady Pirates Tuesday night on home court. Both Groom teams came out victorious, each adding another win to their district records. The 'Ettes,...

The Tigerettes line up for pre-game ceremonies during their match-up  on Tuesday, Jan. 17 in White Deer.  The Ettes will play the Lefors Lady Pirates tonight, Jan. 24, at 6 in Groom, followed by the Tigers. Im excited to start the second half of district, freshman Ginna Miller said.

Second Round of District Begins
Photo of the Day – Jan. 24

Ettes, Tigers Play Lefors Tonight at 6 in Groom
Leslie Germany, Editor January 24, 2017

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