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High School Football Playoffs Begin Friday

The west (home team) side of Legacy Stadium. (George Slaughter photo)

By Tom Behrens Marquee playoff matchups are typically hard to find in the first round of the UIL state football playoffs. And in a way, that’s by design. The matchup of the best teams should come later in the six rounds that are required to win an 11-man state championship. How they got here: In the largest two classifications, 6A and 5A, after the top four finishers from a district are determined, they are placed […]

2017 Katy ISD High School Football Standings, Scores, and Schedules

District 19-6A Standings TEAM OVERALL DISTRICT Katy Tigers 8-0 7-0 Cinco Ranch Cougars 8-1 6-1 Strake Jesuit Crusaders 7-2 5-2 Taylor Mustangs 5-4 4-3 Seven Lakes Spartans 4-6 3-4 Morton Ranch Mavericks 3-6 2-5 Mayde Creek Rams 3-6 1-6 Tompkins Falcons 0-9 0-7 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 […]

Katy Tigers Crush Tompkins Falcons, 62-0

By George Slaughter The Katy Tigers needed a quarter to wake up before getting on track against the Tompkins Falcons. In the end, it didn’t matter, as Tigers cruised to a 62-0 victory Friday night at Legacy Stadium. Katy improves to 6-0 overall, and 5-0 in District 19-6A play with the victory. Tompkins falls to 0-7, and 0-5 in district play, with the loss. After a scoreless first quarter, the Tigers began their onslaught with […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mayde Creek, Morton Ranch, Katy, and Cinco Ranch Begin their Seasons with Wins

By Tom Behrens Mayde Creek and Morton Ranch won their season openers last weekend. The Rams, playing in the first game at the new Legacy Stadium, won a 51-48 thriller on a late touchdown run by quarterback Keyonte Fiakpul. The Mavericks defeated the Longhorns 36-17 at Pasadena Memorial Stadium. Here is a summary of the other Katy ISD football games played last weekend. Katy 24, The Woodlands 21: Tigers win a cliffhanger The teams, which […]

The Road To Arlington

Not this year – Katy Two State Champions meet in Region Semi-Final Game North Shore bested Katy, 20-17, in the Class 6A Division I Region III semifinals Friday at NRG Stadium. With 1:38 remaining in the game, the Mustang defense of North Shore held off Katy, winning 20-17. Rocky Emery’s 43-yard deep ball to JC Angulo set up the potential winning score. Katy was on the North Shore 2 yard line. The Tigers could have […]

Girls Volleyball – Katy vs Cinco Ranch

Katy Takes Revenge on Cinco Ranch By Chris Brown Photos by Rhode Island Red Photography The Katy Tigers took revenge against Cinco Ranch who gave them their only conference loss earlier this season.  After dropping the first set, the Tigers found their rhythm and won three in a row for the win. Katy remains at the top of the conference while Cinco Ranch sits in third. Cinco Ranch took a an early lead in the […]

WEEK THREE…DISTRICT 19-6A GAMES

Cinco Ranch takes the field against Memorial in their 51-0 victory Thursday night.

By Tom Behrens Photos by John Glaser,  https://jmgcreative.shootproof.com. MORTON RANCH MAVERICKS…LOTS OF MISTAKES Low snaps, high snaps over the punter’s head that left him scrambling for his life; fumbled snaps and mental miscues, plus penalties all added up to a disappointing Friday evening as the Morton Ranch Mavericks lose to the Dobie Longhorns, 24-12. In post game player interviews the consensus was pretty much the same: “We weren’t ready for this game. We didn’t play […]

Tigers’ Winning Streak Broken

Lightning strikes as Katy suffers its first loss in nearly two season against Austin Westlake

By Tom Behrens The Katy Tigers are fresh off another successful state championship run after defeating Lake Travis 34-7 in the 2015 final. Their 16-game winning streak has been dominant. The Tigers outscored their opponents by a staggering margin of 778-62 including 10 shutouts. It’s no question, the strength of this Tigers team lies with their defense. The Tigers opened the season at Austin Westlake, so their unbeaten streak could be in trouble early. And […]