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December 2, 2016


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Texas City alum's decision clear, but not easy

The announcement Wednesday afternoon that D'Onta Foreman would forego his senior year at Texas to pursue professional football surely came to the dismay of many Longhorns football fans, but he can hardly be blamed for taking hold of his lifelong dream now that it was finally in grasp.

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Wednesday 11/23/2016
Clear Creek volleyball players should hold heads high as winners
Posted: November 23, 2016

On their 289-mile charter bus ride from Clear Creek High School to the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland last Thursday, Wildcats head volleyball coach Scott Simonds had his team watch the movie “Hoosiers” for some inspiration.

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Wednesday 11/16/2016
Wildcats heading to state for more than just a match
Posted: November 16, 2016

In the hearts and minds of this year’s Clear Creek Wildcats volleyball team members, they’re not the only ones going to state — they’re going for their former teammates, who didn’t get the opportunity before graduation but who they say deserved it every bit as much.

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Wednesday 11/09/2016
Signing Day a special celebration
Posted: November 09, 2016

My very first day at The Daily News, which occurred a little more than two-and-a-half years ago, went a little something like this:

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Wednesday 11/02/2016
High school playoffs could use some Madness
Posted: November 02, 2016

As long as both teams handle their business, the Clear Creek Wildcats and Pearland Dawson Lady Eagles will meet in what should be a spectacular playoff volleyball match.

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Wednesday 10/26/2016
Volleyball playoff time almost here
Posted: October 26, 2016

One of the great, underappreciated aspects of the Galveston County sports scene is the concentration of high-quality volleyball programs in this small corner of the Houston area.

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Wednesday 10/19/2016
Community participation vital to the job
Posted: October 19, 2016

In a crowded press box Saturday at Clear Creek ISD’s Veterans Memorial Stadium, there was a fleeting moment where I appeared to be the smartest person in the room.

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Wednesday 10/12/2016
Super 6A could help even playing field for local programs
Posted: October 12, 2016

An item reportedly on the agenda of next week’s UIL legislative council meeting should be particularly interesting to local schools that have long been the little guys in athletic competition.

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Wednesday 10/05/2016
High character underrated by scouts, but not unnoticed
Posted: October 05, 2016

As impressed as I am with the great prep athletes concentrated here in Galveston County, what separates the best from the rest is how these players conduct themselves after the final whistle.

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Wednesday 09/28/2016
A call to prospective local sports writers
Posted: September 28, 2016

Despite a full slate of high school football games, readers probably noticed coverage was a little light when they opened their Saturday newspapers.

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