Sports

Katy ISD Announces its 2020-21 Student-Athletes of the Year

Bryce Foster (Katy ISD photo)

By George Slaughter Bryce Foster, of Taylor High School, and Ally Batenhorst, of Seven Lakes High School, have been named 2020-21 Student-Athletes of the Year by the Katy Independent School District’s athletics department. Foster and Batenhorst receive a $2,500 scholarship, donated to the district by BSN Sports, to the university or college of their choice. “We have many outstanding athletes in Katy ISD, making this a very difficult process to narrow down to just one […]

Fort Bend Christian Academy Hosts Team USA Softball and Team Alliance

The United States Women’s Softball Team stopped by FBCA for a three day practice on their #RoadtoTokyo, as they prepared to play Team Alliance at Constellation Field on June 19-20, 2021. Team Alliance is an elite fastpitch softball team whose roster includes SEC All-American players, Montana Fouts and Kayla Kowalik. The Team Alliance also utilized FBCA’s facilities to prepare for their matchup versus Team USA. Hosting both elite teams on campus was a fantastic opportunity […]

Katy-Area Soccer All-District Players, Coaches Named

By George Slaughter The Katy Independent School District Thursday announced all-district soccer selections for boys and girls soccer. Boys Soccer Honors Diego Lazo, of Seven Lakes, was named most valuable player. Danny Vargas and Jake Manzi, both of Cinco Ranch, were named offensive most valuable player and defensive most valuable player, respectively. Aidan Morrison, of Seven Lakes, was named newcomer of the year. Fuller Schurtz, of Katy, was named goalkeeper of the year. Jimmy Krueger, […]

The Best Weekend Getaways from Dallas, Texas to Try this Summer

Home to the NFL Cowboys, Texas State Fair, and a huge concentration of dining and shopping options, Dallas is the Lone Star State’s third-largest city after Houston and San Antonio. There’s no denying the wealth of entertainment and sightseeing to be had in the modern metropolitan Southern hub, but even a short drive outside its limits there is even more to be explored. Especially when it comes to planning weekend activities, Dallas is the perfect […]

Three Big Name Soccer Players Who Would Light Up The MLS?

Some of the best soccer players in the history of the sport have featured in the MLS in the United States, including Pele and David Beckham. Those big names have given the league a huge lift in North America. All the leading franchises in the MLS continue to chase some of the best players in Europe to improve their team, here are three names who would be a real coup for the competition. Cristiano Ronaldo […]

Why should you wear thermal clothing when doing sports?

Thermal underwear or functional clothing, these are terms that every athlete or football player knows today. Whether under the jersey during a match or during workouts outside, functional underwear is worn in almost every sport today. But how do they help you to do your workout? Functional underwear nowadays refers to articles such as shirts and tights that are worn under the actual sports clothing. Such functional clothing is worn in almost every sport today. […]

Want To Play Golf Like A Pro? Here’s What You Need To Know

In a world of social distancing, this is the best time to learn Golf. It’s a game played outdoors which, along with exercise, can be very refreshing for the mind. It’s not an easy game, especially for starters, but this is nothing to worry over. Be mindful of the fact that all golfers were not pro from the beginning. You need to learn to become a perfect player and that’s what we are here for! […]

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Resumes All Operations

The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is pleased to announce a return to full operational status. Due to the public health situation, TFFC, located in Athens, had limited operations and visitor services since March 2020. During the pandemic, in anticipation of reopening, TFFC personnel utilized the partial closure to focus efforts on renovations and upgrades to enhance the visitor experience. “We are excited to again be able to provide the opportunity for Texans to see and […]

New Wild to Table Series Invites Beginners to Explore Hunting, Enter for a Chance to Win a Mentored Hunt

Whether you’re looking for a new way to enjoy the outdoors or are simply interested in harvesting your own food, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) wants to help people interested in hunting get started by offering a chance to win a mentored hog hunt, guided by Texas Wildlife Association, among other prizes. To enter the drawing,  sign up for the ‘Wild to Table’ email series for new hunters by May 31. TPWD will provide the information you […]

Highest Paid Sports Stars In The World Right Now

The sporting world is something that all of us admire, and sometimes some of us are jealous towards as we wanted to be sports stars ourselves when we were kids. However, there are good sports star, and then there is the elite stars that are at the top of their games and due to their performances on the pitch or court, they have found themselves being the highest-paid sports stars in the world and below […]