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The Galveston County Daily News: From The Sidelines Blogs

August 24, 2016

From The Sidelines Blogs

Tuesday 12/01/2015
Boys basketball roundup for Dec. 1, 2015
Posted: December 01, 2015 - 9:30 pm

Clear Creek 60, Pearland 53

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Girls basketball roundup for Dec. 1, 2015
Posted: December 01, 2015 - 9:15 pm

Clear Springs 67, Deer Park 38

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Monday 11/23/2015
Girls basketball roundup for Nov. 23, 2015
Posted: November 23, 2015 - 8:15 pm

Friendswood 38, Ball High 33

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Friday 11/13/2015
Girls basketball roundup for Nov. 13, 2015
Posted: November 13, 2015 - 8:00 pm

Clear Falls 96, La Porte 26

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Tuesday 11/10/2015
Girls basketball roundup for Nov. 10, 2015
Posted: November 10, 2015 - 9:00 pm

Class 6A

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Monday 11/09/2015
Girls basketball roundup for Nov. 9, 2015
Posted: November 09, 2015 - 9:00 pm

Friendswood 50, Pasadena Dobie 17

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Tuesday 10/27/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 27, 2015
Posted: October 27, 2015 - 10:15 pm

Recap of Tuesday's final regular season high school volleyball matches from across District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Friday 10/23/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 23, 2015
Posted: October 23, 2015 - 10:00 pm

Clear Creek 3, Dickinson 0

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Wednesday 10/21/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 20, 2015
Posted: October 21, 2015 - 12:15 am

Santa Fe 3, Ball High 0

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Wednesday 10/14/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 13, 2015
Posted: October 14, 2015 - 12:10 am

Roundup of local volleyball matches from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Saturday 10/10/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 9, 2015
Posted: October 10, 2015 - 12:25 am

High school volleyball action featuring Clear Creek, Clear Falls, Clear Springs, Clear Lake, Friendswood, Santa Fe and Texas City.

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Wednesday 10/07/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 6, 2015
Posted: October 07, 2015 - 12:20 am

Recap of Tuesday night's high school volleyball action including matches from around District 24-6A as well as Ball High's victory in its matchup with Fort Bend Marshall in District 23-5A.

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Sunday 10/04/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 3, 2015
Posted: October 04, 2015 - 12:05 am

Recap of Saturday's high school volleyball action including matches between Clear Creek and Clear Lakes as well as Clear Springs and Dickinson.

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Saturday 10/03/2015
Volleyball roundup for Oct. 2, 2015
Posted: October 03, 2015 - 12:30 am

Recap of Friday night's high school volleyball action including a win for Clear Falls in District 24-6A and countywide sweep in District 23-5A.

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Wednesday 09/30/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 29, 2015
Posted: September 30, 2015 - 12:15 am

Recap of Tuesday's high school volleyball action including key matches from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Saturday 09/26/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 25, 2015
Posted: September 26, 2015 - 12:11 am

Recap of Friday night's countywide high school volleyball matches including action from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Wednesday 09/23/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 22, 2015
Posted: September 23, 2015 - 12:10 am

Recap of Tuesday night's high school volleyball action including matches from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Saturday 09/19/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 18, 2015
Posted: September 19, 2015 - 12:05 am

Recap of Friday night's high school volleyball action including matches from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Wednesday 09/16/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 16, 2015
Posted: September 16, 2015 - 12:20 am

Recap of Tuesday night's high school volleyball matches including action from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.

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Thursday 09/10/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 9, 2015
Posted: September 10, 2015 - 12:20 am

Recap of Wednesday's high school volleyball action featuring Clear Falls' match against No. 5 Katy Cinco Ranch.

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Wednesday 09/09/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 8, 2015
Posted: September 09, 2015 - 12:10 am

Recap of Tuesday's high school volleyball action including matches involving Clear Creek, Dickinson and Friendswood.

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Sunday 09/06/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 5, 2015
Posted: September 06, 2015 - 12:05 am

Recap of Saturday's high school volleyball action including matches featuring Clear Falls, Clear Springs, Dickinson and Santa Fe.

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Saturday 09/05/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 4, 2015
Posted: September 05, 2015 - 12:09 am

Recap of Friday night's high school volleyball action including matches involving Clear Creek, Clear Springs, Texas City and Ball High.

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Friday 09/04/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 3. 2015
Posted: September 04, 2015 - 12:10 am

Recap of Thursday night's high school volleyball action including matches from the CCISD and Santa Fe tournaments.

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Wednesday 09/02/2015
Volleyball roundup for Sept. 1, 2015
Posted: September 02, 2015 - 12:20 am

Recap of Tuesday night's county-wide high school volleyball action including matches involving Clear Creek, Clear Falls, Clear Springs, Dickinson, Ball High and Texas City.

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Sunday 08/30/2015
Volleyball roundup for Aug. 29, 2015
Posted: August 30, 2015 - 12:10 am

Recap of Saturday's high school volleyball action including results from the Leander ISD Volleypalooza tournament.

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Saturday 08/29/2015
Volleyball roundup for Aug. 28, 2015
Posted: August 29, 2015 - 12:05 am

Recap of Friday night's high school volleyball action including matched involving Clear Falls, Clear Creek, a matchup between Dickinson and Santa Fe and results from the Leander ISD Volleypalooza tournament.

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Friday 08/28/2015
Volleyball roundup for Aug. 27, 2015
Posted: August 28, 2015 - 12:20 am

Recap of Thursday night's high school volleyball action including results from the Leander ISD Volleypalooza tournament.

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Wednesday 08/26/2015
Volleyball roundup for Aug. 25, 2015
Posted: August 26, 2015 - 12:20 am

Recap of Tuesday night's high school volleyball matches including teams from Districts 24-6A and 23-5A.

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Sunday 08/23/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 22, 2015
Posted: August 23, 2015 - 2:50 am

Recap of Saturday's high school volleyball action including results from the Frauleinfest tournament in New Braunfels, Northeast ISD tournament in San Antonio, the Gator Classic tournament in Dickinson and the Byron Nelson tournament in Trophy Club.

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Saturday 08/22/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 21, 2015
Posted: August 22, 2015 - 12:15 am

Recap of Friday night's high school volleyball action including results from the Frauleinfest tournament in New Braunfels, Northeast ISD tournament in San Antonio, the Gator Classic tournament in Dickinson and the Byron Nelson tournament in Trophy Club.

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Friday 08/21/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 20, 2015
Posted: August 21, 2015 - 12:15 am

Recap of Thursday night's high school volleyball matches from the Frauleinfest tournament in New Braunfels.

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Wednesday 08/19/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 18, 2015
Posted: August 19, 2015 - 12:25 am

Recap of Tuesday night's high school volleyball action including matches involving Clear Creek, Clear Falls, Clear Springs, Dickinson as well as Ball High, Santa Fe and Texas City.

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Sunday 08/16/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 15, 2015
Posted: August 16, 2015 - 12:30 am

Recap of Saturday's matches from the Adidas Texas Invitational tournament involving Clear Springs, Friendswood, Clear Falls and Santa Fe as well as Dickinson's results in the Carrollton Tournament.

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Saturday 08/15/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 14, 2015
Posted: August 15, 2015 - 12:30 am

Recap of Friday's high school volleyball action including Dickinson's results in the Carrollton Tournament as well as Ball High's match with South Houston.

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Wednesday 08/12/2015
Volleyball Roundup for Aug. 11, 2015
Posted: August 12, 2015 - 12:30 am

Recap of Tuesday's opening round matches to start the 2015 high school volleyball season including Clear Creek, Clear Springs, Dickinson and Friendswood on the Class 6A level and Ball High and Santa Fe in Class 5A.

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Tuesday 08/11/2015
The Grind: A’s in Oakland not a good matchup for Astros
Posted: August 11, 2015 - 12:30 am

The Houston Astros’ struggles against the Oakland A’s at O.co Coliseum continued over the weekend as Houston dropped three of four games in Oakland, Calif. Since joining the American League West in 2013, the Astros are 10-18 in Oakland and have lost five of the eight series played there.

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Tuesday 08/04/2015
The Grind: Trio of rookies turn Astros into buyers at trade deadline
Posted: August 04, 2015 - 12:30 am

The Houston Astros decided to fast forward through the remainder of their rebuilding process and skip ahead to contention by making deals for pitchers Scott Kazmir and Mike Fiers and center fielder Carlos Gomez prior to Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline.

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Tuesday 07/28/2015
The Grind: Astros get their shot at division lead in late July
Posted: July 28, 2015 - 12:15 am

After losing their lead in the American League West the day before the All-Star break, all the Houston Astros wanted was a chance to reclaim the top spot in the division entering their series against the Los Angeles Angels this week. 

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Friday 07/17/2015
The Grind: Expect Astros to bounce back after break
Posted: July 17, 2015 - 12:15 am

No team needed the All-Star break to arrive more than the Houston Astros. The club went 2-8 on a 10-game road trip through Boston, Cleveland and Tampa Bay including dropping its final six contests entering the break.

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Tuesday 07/07/2015
The Grind: Keuchel doesn't need final vote for All-Star nod
Posted: July 07, 2015 - 12:00 pm

A year ago, Houston Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel was one of five pitchers hoping to make the American League All-Star squad by way of the All-Star Final Vote. There won’t be any need for Keuchel to win a vote in 2015 as Major League Baseball announced Monday that the 27-year-old was named to the AL team, joining Jose Altuve who won the starting second base job by fan vote.

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Tuesday 06/23/2015
The Grind: Local prospects take to pro fields
Posted: June 23, 2015 - 12:20 am

Less than two weeks after the Major League Baseball draft, players selected have been tasked with signing a professional contract, packing and reporting to the minor league affiliate they were assigned to by their big league parent club.

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Tuesday 06/16/2015
The Grind: Astros’ fountain of youth flowing
Posted: June 16, 2015 - 12:20 am

Over the past two seasons, the Houston Astros top two position player prospects, outfielder George Springer and shortstop Carlos Correa, have made their major league debuts. On Monday night against the Colorado Rockies, the two elite prospects dominated on the field and in the box score.

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Wednesday 06/10/2015
The Grind: Outtakes with Texas Rangers prospect Nick Williams
Posted: June 10, 2015 - 12:20 am

Because of limited space in print, there were portions of Texas Rangers prospect Nick Williams’ conversation with The Daily News that weren’t included in the recent feature about him.

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Tuesday 06/02/2015
The Grind: Pitching depth tested as Astros get younger
Posted: June 02, 2015 - 12:30 am

Left-hander Brett Oberholtzer returned to the Houston Astros rotation Monday against the Orioles as one starter was activated from the Disabled List days after another, righty Scott Feldman, was placed on the DL.

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Wednesday 05/27/2015
The Grind: New guys come up big for Astros
Posted: May 27, 2015 - 12:45 am

While 25 players begin the season on the Opening Day roster, it takes more than that to get through a 162-game Major League Baseball schedule. An organization must inevitably rely on its depth beyond the 25 who break camp with the big club over the course of that marathon.

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Tuesday 05/26/2015
Monday Notebook Podcast: Santa Fe, Clear Creek continue playoff quests
Posted: May 26, 2015 - 12:20 am

James LaCombe and Anthony Oppermann break down the thrilling playoff series victories for the Santa Fe softball and Clear Creek baseball teams and discuss the keys for both squads as they advance in the postseason. They also recap the Clear Springs baseball team's remarkable playoff run and highlight James' favorite moment from the previous weekend.

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Tuesday 05/19/2015
The Grind: Astros' options to upgrade from within
Posted: May 19, 2015 - 12:20 am

With Sunday’s win over the Toronto Blue Jays, the Houston Astros matched their best 38-game start in franchise history, equaling the 1998 team’s 25-13 mark.

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Monday 05/18/2015
Monday Notebook Podcast: Going deep in the playoffs, taking a run at state track
Posted: May 18, 2015 - 12:20 am

James LaCombe and Anthony Oppermann explain how the Santa Fe Lady Indians proved that there's more to the team than just Shelbi Sunseri as well as breakdown Clear Springs offensive breakout in the baseball playoffs in addition to Clear Creek's dominant area-round performance. They also discuss the top story of the track and field state meet and go inside the All-County boys and girls soccer selections.

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Tuesday 05/12/2015
The Grind: The difference between winning and losing
Posted: May 12, 2015 - 12:20 am

The Houston Astros saw their longest winning streak in over a decade snapped by the Texas Rangers in a 2-1 home loss May 4. The team’s stretch of 10 consecutive victories wasn’t the only streak that was interrupted as the Astros string of wins in games started by Dallas Keuchel also ended at 10 games. The loss was the first for the club in a Keuchel start since August 21, 2014, in a 3-0 defeat to the Yankees in New York.

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