Sponsorships Opportunities Available for YMCA Turkey Dash

15th Annual Race to be Held on Thanksgiving Day KATY – The YMCA is currently accepting sponsorships for the 15th Annual Turkey Dash, one of the largest fun runs in the Greater Houston area. Jointly organized by the Katy Area YMCAs and The Fellowship, the Thanksgiving morning race is presented by Reliant, an NRG company. Returning lead sponsors include Grand Vision, Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, United Healthcare, British International School of Houston and BHP. […]

Tigers Celebrate Parents Night with 41-3 Victory over Seven Lakes

October 13, 2017 - Katy Tigers running back Deondrick Glass (2) runs for a touchdown in the second quarter during the game between the Seven Lakes Spartans and the Katy Tigers at Legacy Stadium in Katy, Texas. (Image Credit: John Glaser)

By George Slaughter The Katy Tigers celebrated Parents Night Friday at Legacy Stadium. In a pregame ceremony, the parents of the senior football players went on the field to congratulate their sons on their contributions to the Tiger football program. Those sons, and their teammates, responded with a 41-3 win over Seven Lakes. Katy improves to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in District 19-6A. Seven Lakes falls to 1-4 overall and 1-3 in district play. The […]

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By Tom Behrens FOOTBALL Ean Beek, Taylor running back, continued to pile up yardage and touchdowns in the Taylor win over Mayde Creek, 42-28. In the first half, he accumulated 209 yards rushing and  three touchdowns on 25 carries. He finished the game with 365 yards and five touchdowns. Cinco Ranch defeated Foster 36-6. Brant Kuithe scored his first of five touchdowns for the night on a six-yard run and then added an eight-yard run, […]

Morton Ranch Shuts Out Tompkins, 28-0

October 6, 2017 - Morton Ranch Mavericks running back Josh Bennett takes a handoff in the third quarter during the game between the Tompkins Falcons and the Morton Ranch Mavericks at Legacy Stadium in Katy, Texas. (Image Credit: John Glaser)

By George Slaughter For four consecutive Friday nights, Legacy Stadium hosted a homecoming game. Mayde Creek, Katy, and Seven Lakes won their respective contests. Unfortunately for Tompkins Friday night, the homecoming magic ran out against a tough Morton Ranch team, which cruised to a 28-0 victory over the Falcons. Morton Ranch improves to 3-1 overall and 2-0 in District 19-6A play. Tompkins falls to 0-4 overall and 0-2 in district play. The defensive effort was […]

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NOTABLE GRADS: Seven Lakes football grad, Kyle Postma finished the University of Houston – Temple game as quarterback with 25-36 completions and 226 yards with a touchdown and an interception. He had 15 rushing attempts for 81 yards, both game highs. CROSS COUNTRY In the last meet before the District 19-6A championship meet, Oct. 14, Tompkins girls and boys dominate the results at the Strake Jesuit Crusader Cross Country Invitational. Both teams finished first. Txrunning […]

Seven Lakes Defeats Tompkins, 28-20, in District 19-6A Opener

By George Slaughter It must be something in the mums. For the third consecutive Friday, Legacy Stadium hosted a homecoming game. Mayde Creek and Katy had won their homecoming games the previous two weeks. On Friday, Seven Lakes celebrated its homecoming, and did so in fine fashion with a 28-20 win over Tompkins. Seven Lakes (1-2 overall, 1-0 District 19-6A) had to show some resiliency to make the victory happen. Tompkins (0-3 overall, 0-1 District […]

TUTS Star Students to Perform at Texans Game

Theatre Under The Stars Performance Troupe to Sing the National Anthem at Texans Kids Day Game Houston –  Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) and the Houston Texans are excited to announce a performance of the national anthem by the TUTS Star Students Performance Troupe at the Houston Texans game on October 1st against the Tennessee Titans! “We are so grateful for the opportunity to share our commitment to breaking down barriers to access and inclusivity with the esteemed Houston Texans.  Performing […]

Forrmer Taylor High School Football Coach Reassigned to Coach at Seven Lakes Junior High School

By George Slaughter: The Katy Independent School District has reinstated former Taylor High School football coach Trey Herrmann following a week-long period of paid administrative leave. KISD had placed Herrmann on leave August 18 but said it is unrelated to Herrmann’s role with students. KISD said additional information on Herrmann’s situation cannot be provided because it is a personnel matter. Herrmann is now coaching football and teaching physical education at Seven Lakes Junior High School. […]

Katy Tigers Open Distrct Play with 30-0 Win over Cinco Ranch Cougars

September 22, 2017 - The Katy Tigers captains wait for the coin toss during the game between the Katy Tigers and the Cinco Ranch Cougars at Legacy Stadium in Katy, Texas. (Image Credit: John Glaser)

By George Slaughter Following Katy’s 30-0 victory over Cinco Ranch Friday night at Legacy Stadium, coach Gary Joseph said he was glad to see some of their nonstarters to give the starters a break. But to get to that point, it takes work. “It’s hard work,” Joseph said. “It’s a lot of butt-chewings and stuff like that. That’s part of it. That’s what I told them. The coaches are directing you. They’re coaching you, they’re […]

Ean Beek has 5 TD Night for Taylor as Coach Joe Sheffy Takes Over the Mustangs

By Tom Behrens The Taylor Mustangs won their first game of the season, 39-21 over Fort Bend Austin, Thursday at Rhodes Stadium. The game marked the return of Joe Sheffy to a head coaching role. Sheffy took over for coach Trey Herrmann, who the school district placed on administrative leave Tuesday. Sheffy had previously served as head coach at Mayde Creek. He was an assistant on the Taylor coaching staff when the district appointed him […]