Katy-Area Student Athletes Receive Honors

By Tom Behrens Katy Independent School District student-athletes have worked hard to master their sports, and various media organizations and associations have recently honored several of them. Cross-Country Cinco Ranch High School freshman Heidi Nelson and Tompkins High School senior Daniel Figueroa received Houston Chronicle All Greater Houston honors. Football Katy High School senior offensive lineman Connor Galvin, senior kicker Seth Small, and senior defensive lineman Moro Ojomo, along with Taylor High School junior offensive […]


FOOTBALL Football Playoff Results – Bi-District Division One – Large School Katy 45, Travis 14 Ridge Point 40, Cinco Ranch 23 Division Two – Small School Strake Jesuit 28, Hightower 10 Taylor 14, Bush 0 Playoff Schedule for this coming week: Division One – Large School Katy vs. Cypress Ranch Noon, Saturday, NRG Stadium Division Two – Small School Cy-Fair vs. Strake Jesuit 6 p.m., Friday, Legacy Stadium Langham Creek vs. Taylor 7 p.m., Friday, […]

Sports Notebook

               SPORTS NOTEBOOK It’s that time of the year again when it’s playoff mania in all of the fall sports. The following are the results for volleyball, cross country, and tennis. Football playoffs begins Nov. 16. VOLLEYBALL PLAYOFFS BI-DISTRICT Ridge Point            3 Katy                         0  Eliminated   Seven Lakes           3 […]


By Tom Behrens FOOTBALL Houston Strake Jesuit 35, Tompkins 10 “In the first half we kind of let it get away from us,” said Tompkins Head Coach, Todd McVey. “In the second half we basically played to a 7-7 tie,” but the Falcons lost to Strake Jesuit 35-10 at Clay Stadium. “We were working on keeping Nathaniel Beal, Strake Jesuit wide receiver, from making a bunch of plays. He had a few catches. We were […]

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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 […]

Volleyball: There’s Always Next Year

November 8, 2016 - Seven Lakes Danielle Batenhorst (13) shows her excitement in the comeback win during the game between Seven Lakes and Langham Creek at Wheeler Field house in Sugarland, Texas. Seven Lakes won the game 3-2. (Image Credit: John Glaser)

With Seven Lakes’ loss in the semi-finals to Clear Creek, 25-20, 12-25, 25-27 and 20-25, District 19-6A volleyball closes the book on another great, challenging, and interesting season. The Lady Spartans defeated Travis 3-0 in Bi-district, Cypress Ranch 3-1 in Area, Langham Creek 3-2 in the quarterfinals. Last year Seven Lakes defeated Westside 3-0, Memorial 3-0, Cy Falls 3-0, and Clear Springs 3-1, before losing in the Regional Final to Fort Bend Austin 3-2. Joining […]

Playoffs begin in two weeks…Katy, Seven Lakes, Cinco Ranch and ?

By Tom Behrens Photo by Chris Brown – Rhode Island Red Photography.   With only two games left in the regular season, the Lady Spartans of Seven Lakes hold a slim lead over the Lady Tigers of Katy High School. As of press time the Lady Spartans have a fantastic 23-5 overall record and 7-1-1 in District. Right behind are the Lady Tigers with another great record of 27-10-0 overall record and 7-2-0 in district. In […]