Tom Behrens

On The Lake

By Tom Behrens Many Katy and west Houston bass anglers are going to be in their boats on Lake Conroe during the Classic, checking out, following Classic anglers. Let me make some suggestions if you decide to be on the water at Conroe. Lake Conroe, already a very popular fishing destination that is crowded on weekends even without the BASSMASTER Classic, is really going to draw mega crowds. Plan on launching on the north end […]

Does High School Basketball Need A Shot Clock?

By Tom Behrens There are conversations, pro and con, going on around Texas whether high school basketball needs a shot clock. The pros have it, colleges all use one, why not high schools? College basketball has had shot clocks for men and women since 1985, Texas high school teams have never had one. California, New York, Maryland, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Washington, North Dakota and South Dakota use a shot clock. The idea has been discussed […]

Baskeball Playoffs – Only one team remains

By Tom Behrens Up until this past week, District 19-6A girls and boys basketball teams were working their way through the UIL brackets for a chance to play for the Texas State Championship in basketball. But just like that, now there are no girls playing, and only one boys’ team left – Cinco Ranch. Langham Creek Lady Lobos ended the Lady Spartans hopes on advancing to the semifinal game in Region III, defeating Seven Lakes […]

Lady Lion’s Basketball Gunning for Either Fifth or Sixth Seed in Playoffs

By Tom Behrens “The Lady Lions lost on Thursday evening to Duquesne Academy, 49-33 but the season is still going,” said AD Bobby Jackson in an interview on Friday morning. The girls were scheduled to play St. Pius X at Strake Jesuit Saturday morning. The girls are battling it out with the other teams in TAPPS District 6A District 3 season ending tournament. Concordia Lutheran rules the District at 8-0; Village close behind at 8-1; […]

Katy News Sports

Award Time… By Tom Behrens, It’s “Academy” Awards time for Katy sports athletes for the first half of the 2016-2017 school year. But the players receiving honors are not actors playing parts, but the real McCoy. Congratulations to these great young men and women on their accomplishments . And The Winners Are … Football AP Class 6A All-State team The Houston area landed seven athletes on the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 6A […]