Sports

Katy ISD National Signing Day Student athletes sign with prestigious colleges

February 8, 2018 – Katy Independent School District celebrates National Signing Day events across its high schools.  Traditionally on the first Wednesday of February, high school seniors can sign a binding national letter of intent for a collegiate sport.  This is a day when the countless hours of practice, sweat and effort pay off for student athletes. “There is nothing more rewarding than to see our students signing and committing their future to one of […]

Mayde Creek High School signing day

Pictured (L-R): Ikenna Nsoedo and Keyonte’ Fiakpui from Mayde Creek High School at the schools annual signing day. Ikenna signed a full football scholarship to Tyler Junior College, and Keyonte’ a full football scholarship to Trinity Valley Community College. Both of these young men made 1st Team- All District this year.  We are very proud of both of them representing Mayde Creek High School.  

SEVEN LAKES HIGH SCHOOL National Signing Day

Seven Lakes High School Student-Athletes signed their letter of intent on Wednesday Feb. 7, 2018 on National Signing Day. These fine young athletes who signed College Scholarships to play football, soccer, tennis and softball were joined by family, friends and Coaches. SPORT STUDENT NAME COLLEGE POSITION PLAYED AT SLHS Football Rick Barrick Southern Arkansas Offensive Lineman Football Derek Jones University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Outside Linebacker Football Trey Jones University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Cornerback Football Keilan […]

GIRLS BASKETBALL

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Standings 01-30-18 Seven Lakes 9-1, 26-9 Katy 9-2, 25-6 Taylor 7-4. 22-11 Morton Ranch 4-6, 12-14 Tompkins 4-6, 13-14 Cinco Ranch 2-8, 12-19 Mayde Creek 1-9, 9-22 Morton Ranch and Tompkins battle for fourth spot Tom Behrens: Next week marks the end of the basketball season for the girls. Bi-district playoff games begin Feb. 12. Presently Seven Lakes, Katy, Taylor have locks on the top three positions in the district. Tompkins and Morton […]

SWIMMING

Ceyanes and Sadler win District diving championship  Tom Behrens: Katy High School girls and boys swept the individual championships at the District 19-6A diving finals at Tompkins High School. Senior Chloe Ceyanes with a score of 463.70 beat her score from last year by almost 60 points. This is her third straight year to win the District title. She finished 10th last year at the state championships. Tompkins’ Ana Lucia Garcia took second place defeating […]

Cinco Ranch girls, Seven Lakes boys earn 19-6A swimming titles

           Tom Behrens: The Lady Cougars opened the meet with a 200-yard medley relay championship and added silver medals in both freestyle relays. Aria Bernal had victories in the 200-yard individual medley and 100-yard backstroke. Freshman Madeline Welborn won gold in the 100 and 200 yard freestyle. Junior Ellen Pack won the 50 free; sophomore Sophie Williams took second. Cinco Ranch boys finished as runner-up in the boys standing. Junior William Coakley won both the […]

SPORTS NOTEBOOK

By Tom Behrens Eli Hall, Morton Ranch… Hall clocked a time 6.60 seconds at Houston’s Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational, earning American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week honors. He also broke the indoor school recorded with a 20.71 in the 200 meter dash. Michael Nelson, Seven Lakes … Nelson was picked by the Houston Dynamo in the first round of the MLS SuperDraft. The number 20 overall selection will have an opportunity to make […]

UIL Classifies Paetow Panthers in Class 5A

By George Slaughter The University Interscholastic League, which oversees Texas high school sports, placed Katy’s newest high school sports program in Class 5A this morning as part of its annual reclassification and realignment effort. Paetow High School opened last fall. The Panthers debut their varsity sports program this fall. Other teams in the District 10-5A, Division II, include Bryan Rudder, Cleveland, College Station A&M Consolidated, Huntsville, Montgomery, Montgomery Lake Creek, and Rosenberg Lamar Consolidated. The […]

West Memorial Tiger Sharks looking for swimming coaches

Job Summary The West Memorial Tiger Sharks is a growing swim team seeking a new Head Coach and an Assistant Coach. Candidates should be energetic, enthusiastic, and have strong leadership skills. Practices are held during the week at the West Memorial Pool, located in Katy, at the corner of Mason Road and Kingsland Blvd.  Submit resumes to sckettler@yahoo.com.   Responsibilities and Duties Provide leadership, instruction and motivation to every swimmer. Teach strokes, techniques, and sportsmanship […]

Cougar bracket belongs to Cinco Ranch; Spartan bracket belongs to Seven Lakes

By Tom Behrens Cinco Ranch repeated as the Cougar Bracket champion and Seven Lakes closed the action with a thrilling penalty kick victory in the Spartan Bracket at the KYSA I-10 Shootout girls soccer tournament, hosted Jan. 11-13 by Katy ISD. Seven Lakes’ bracket was described as challenging, but a great Spartan defense helped Seven Lakes edged Dawson and Clements by 1-0 margins to reach the final, then took a 1-0 halftime lead against Johnson […]