Sports

2017 Katy ISD High School Football Schedules

NOTES: Home games are in bold. Paetow High School opened this semester, and will field its first varsity football team next season. Cinco Ranch Cougars DATE OPPONENT STADIUM KICKOFF RESULT 9/15 Memorial Tully 7 p.m. W, 47-10 9/22 Katy Legacy 6:30 p.m. 9/29 Strake Jesuit (Parent Night) Rhodes 7:30 p.m. 10/5 Foster Legacy 6:30 p.m. 10/12 Taylor Legacy 7 p.m. 10/20 Mayde Creek (Homecoming) Legacy 6:30 p.m. 10/27 Seven Lakes Rhodes 7:30 p.m. 11/4 Morton […]

Spend The Evening With Oracle + Netsuite And Houston Rockets Point Guard, Chris Paul

Jason Maynard, Oracle + NetSuite SVP of Strategy and Marketing, will lead a discussion with Chris Paul around his work as the NBA Players Association President, his charitable efforts with the CP3 Foundation and his success in the NBA and the Olympic Team. Considering Chris’s 365 schedule, he will offer insight into how he stays physically and mentally prepared both on and off the court. We hope you can join us for an evening of […]

YMCA Offers FREE Sports Sampler Weekend Aug. 19-20

coutesy of YMCA of Greater Houston

Houston-area Ys will let kids try popular sports to be offered this fall HOUSTON – Staying fit is of utmost importance in the Greater Houston area, as one in three children in Texas is either overweight or obese, and evidence shows that these children have greater than a two-thirds chance of remaining obese at age 35. The consequences? Childhood obesity is associated with increased absences and lower grades and stigma, which can diminish self-confidence and […]

College Students Receive $1.2 Million Scholarship Bonus From The Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™  

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo recently recognized the achievements of 94 current junior and senior Show Scholars by presenting them with a $4,000 scholarship bonus, per eligible semester, for a total commitment of $1.2 million. The 2017 achievement scholars represent eight of the Show’s 11 scholarship programs, including 4-H, Area Go Texan, Exhibitor, FFA, Hildebrand, Metropolitan, Opportunity and School Art. “When a student receives a scholarship from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, he […]

Community to Join Katy ISD in Dedication of Mike Johnston Field and Legacy Stadium  

What:           Parents, students, staff, and other community members, as well as media outlets, are invited to join Katy ISD Superintendent Lance Hindt and the Board of Trustees for the official dedication of Mike Johnston Field and Legacy Stadium.  Katy ISD namesakes and local officials will also participate in the celebration.                    The Mike Johnston Field at Legacy Stadium was approved by voters as part of the 2014 […]

TPWD, Friends of Reservoir Group Planting Native Vegetation at John Paul’s Landing

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department fisheries biologists and the local Friends of Reservoir group will be planting native vegetation at John Paul’s Landing Monday morning to enhance fishing opportunities at the new lake. The cool thing about this Friends of Reservoir group is that it’s not your traditional bass club adopting a big reservoir; it’s the Magnolia West high school fishing team. This is their first big project since the kids adopted the lake, and […]

Whoppers that didn’t get away!

Mason Munoz with his 55.5lb catfish caught at Lake Palestine.

By Tom Berhens Let me tickle your tonsils… Mason Munoz caught a 55.5-pound blue catfish on June 8 at Lake Palestine. He did it by noodling, using only his bare hands and feet. Noodling is done by sticking your hand under water, probing deep pockets such as under docks, overhanging lake banks, or anything else that might hold a fish. The noodler, after feeling a fish (he or she hopes-yes there are women who do […]

Baseball and Softball Updates

By Tom Berhens TCGA Academic All State Team… Several elite scholar-athletes made the TGCA Academic All State team. Cinco Ranch players of distinction include Isabelle McKiernan, Sydney Stone and Elyana Vostikova. Katy area players picked in MLB draft Lamar Sparks, Seven Lakes outfielder, was selected in the fifth round with the 158th overall pick by the Baltimore Orioles. He extended Seven Lakes’ streak of MLB draftees to five years. Jon Duplantier(Rice) and Conner Capel were […]

Pre-season football predictions; Cinco Ranch nudged out of 7on7 championship, and Go Rodney!

by Tom Berhens Texas Magazine predicts Cinco Ranch and Katy will be playing into December. The Cougars and Tigers are predicted to win their Regional divisions. Last year Cinco Ranch almost won a State Championship, making it all the way to the Class 6A, Division II state semifinals, and Katy had no problems knocking off district rivals for another District 19 6A crown. Katy is favored to make it number 10 in District 19 6A […]