Clear Falls’ Reed Collier paced a strong showing by locals at the ninth annual Kemah Boardwalk Invitational tennis tournament.
Galveston County track and field athletes were well represented at Friday’s Charger Relays, hosted by Clear Springs, with nine local county teams among the 19-team field.
With strong gusts affecting both teams’ attacks, Brazoswood’s deft play on set pieces proved to be the difference as the Buccaneers edged the Clear Creek Wildcats, 2-1, in Friday’s Region III-6A bi-district playoff match.
For nearly 80 minutes, the Clear Springs Chargers had Alief Elsik — the region’s top-ranked team in the preseason with only one loss on their record — frustrated in a defensive struggle, but two dazzling late goals on free kicks helped the Rams log a solid 3-0 win in Friday’s Region III-6A bi-district match.
Friday's Region III-6A boys soccer bidistrict playoff came down to taking advantage of opportunities, as Alief Hastings converted on scoring chances that host Dickinson could not and walked away with a 3-0 decision.
Senior midfielder Madi Bilbrey netted two goals and had one assist, as the Santa Fe Lady Indians made easy work of an outmatched, but hard-fighting Sharpstown Apollos side by the final score of, 5-1, battling windy conditions Friday night at Joe Raitano Field.
With every player on the pitch for Texas City seeing their first-ever playoff action, the Lady Stings shook off early nerves and rolled by Houston Waltrip, 6-1, in their Region III-5A bi-district match Friday at Butler Stadium.
Today in Abilene, three Dickinson boys lifters — junior Pablo Cavazos, junior Daniel Parr and sophomore Jose Rodriguez — will be looking to bring home medals at the state powerlifting meet. On the girls' side, that accomplishment was achieved last week by senior Venu Phan.
The Friendswood Lady Mustangs put in a dominant effort against the Richmond George Ranch Longhorns to win, 2-0, and advance to the area round of the Region III-6A state playoffs, Thursday night at The Rig in Pearland.
Sophomore Alyssa Mencacci’s goal in the eighth minute of the first overtime period and stellar defense sent the Clear Springs Chargers past the Pearland Dawson Lady Eagles, 1-0, in the bi-district round of the Region III-6A soccer playoffs Thursday at The Rig.
With last-minute new opponent Houston Austin playing a completely different system, playing four defenders on the back line rather than the three-man back line original opponent Houston Furr utilizes, Texas City adjusted on the fly to come away with a 4-2 win and advance to the area round of the playoffs.
As the old cliche goes, freshman goalkeeper Madison Anderson did everything but sell popcorn in guiding Clear Falls to a shootout win over Pearland in Thursday's Region III-6A girls soccer playoff contest at Winston Stadium.
The Friendswood Mustangs were behind the 8-ball before they knew it and could not overcome an early deficit in a 3-1 loss against the Alief Taylor Lions in their Region III-6A playoff match Thursday at Crump Stadium.
Some of the state’s best high school tennis players will be in the Bay Area today and Saturday for the ninth annual Kemah Boardwalk Invitational tournament.
The Clear Springs Chargers and the Alvin Yellowjackets baseball teams battled in a scoreless pitchers' duel late into the night Tuesday, which reached the 12th inning before a two-run walk-off double by Dalin Stanton gave Clear Springs a 2-1 win.
The Clear Falls Knights bounced back from a tough loss to district leader Alvin to out-duel what many consider to be the best offense in District 24-6A in the Dickinson Lady Gators for an 8-6 win Tuesday.
With an outright district championship on the line, the Dickinson Gators were determined to make the final push needed to seal up the 24-6A crown, scoring early and often in a 7-0 rout of Clear Brook on Monday.
In a matchup that had trap game written all over it, the Clear Springs Chargers finished strong, despite having been off for 10 days and already clinching the District 24-6A title, to shut out the Clear Lake Falcons, 2-0, on Monday at Challenger Columbia Memorial Stadium.
At a loaded field of track and field athletes from across the state, multiple Galveston County athletes shined brightly at the TSU Relays, hosted by Texas Southern University on Saturday.
The Texas Association of Basketball Coaches released its all-region teams over the weekend, with nine Galveston County players earning the prestigious all-region honor.
Three of Galveston County’s top football players from the past season were further honored by scout.com with recent selections to their all-state team.
In a major leap forward for the Dickinson baseball program, the Gators swept their District 24-6A season series against perennial contender Friendswood with an 11-2 win Friday.
The Clear Falls Knights’ baseball team was sporting green on its uniforms, but it was the Clear Brook Wolverines who appeared to have all the luck as pinch-hitter Preston Tee hit a walk off RBI-single in the bottom of the 8th inning to hand the Knights a 5-4 St. Patrick’s Day loss.
The Santa Fe Indians broke out of a bit of a hitting slump in a big way, recording 13 base hits and crossing home plate 10 times in a 10-2 win over the Galena Park Yellowjackets on Friday afternoon.
The Ball High Tors rode a strong, short-notice pitching performance by Brendan Neumann, solid defense and smart situational hitting and base running to log a 3-0 win over the Alvin Shadow Creek Sharks in the teams’ inaugural District 23-5A Sharknado game Thursday.
In a low-scoring extra-inning game for the second straight outing, this time the Dickinson Lady Gators prevailed, 2-1, against Clear Creek on Wednesday thanks to a walkoff hit by freshman designated player Mia Terry in the bottom of the eighth inning.
With wins over district playoff contenders Clear Creek and Dickinson in her collection, Alvin pitcher Rachel Hertenberger set her sights on another contender in the Clear Falls Knights, pitching a seven-inning shutout with 13 strikeouts on six hits to down the Knights by the final score of 6-0 at Clear Falls High School.
Behind a no-hitter thrown by ace pitcher Blake Schultz and a four-RBI effort by first baseman Drew Minter, the Clear Springs Chargers claimed a 6-1 win over the Clear Creek Wildcats on Tuesday in the teams’ District 24-6A opener.
The Dickinson Gators got off to a good start in District 24-6A, out-dueling the Friendswood Mustangs by the final score of 3-1 Tuesday at Dickinson High School.
The Santa Fe Lady Indians teed off on Galena Park's pitching to the tune of four home runs and got lights-out pitching and defense to notch an 8-0 win over the Lady Yellowjackets in District 23-5A action Tuesday.
Laser-focused on defense and swinging hot bats early, the Clear Falls Knights remained unbeaten in District 24-6A play with a 6-1 win over the crosstown rival Clear Springs Chargers on Monday.
The Dickinson Lady Gators dropped a 2-1, 10-inning heartbreaker to the Alvin Lady Jackets on Monday night in a game where the Lady Gators played good enough to beat a tough Alvin team.
It was a day to remember for Santa Fe senior pitcher Shelbi Sunseri, as she recorded her 1,000th career strikeout and blasted a grand slam while leading the Lady Indians to an 11-3 win over the Texas City Lady Stings in District 23-5A action Monday.
The Santa Fe Lady Indians would not be denied in their quest for at least a co-district championship, as they won a one-sided 5-0 match over the Manvel Lady Mavericks on a cool, breezy Monday afternoon.
Despite several injury setbacks, the Lady Stings gutted out a 0-0 tie against Manvel at home Friday, and with the one point in the standings awarded for the draw, Texas City locked up District 23-5A’s third-place playoff seed for the program’s first postseason appearance since 2014.
In a wild second half, the Clear Springs Chargers overcame two deficits to reclaim the 24-6A district title, defeating the defending district champion Friendswood Lady Mustangs by a final score of 3-2 on Friday at Clear Springs High School.