Texas City's sharp-shooting senior guard Caden McKenzie averaged 26.5 points per game on the season, which included a rock-solid 85 percent free throw shooting rate. To put that in perspective, the entire Texas City team averaged 54.2 points per game in the 2020-21 campaign.
It seems preposterous that a professional baseball player can’t lay down a simple bunt, but the Astros Myles Straw is far from the only player or team to abandon the small-ball tactic, as good bunts have nearly disappeared by Major League Baseball, aside from, maybe, some of the pitchers who have to bat in the National League.
Monday, the elements are there for good prospects of catching trout for anglers fishing the jetties. If the forecasts hold, the weather should cooperate.
Mustangs girls freshman Avery Beckman won state in her weight class. With three years left, she can leave her legacy for herself and Friendswood wrestling.
Clear Falls senior Kennedy Wade closed out her high school track career in grand fashion with a gold medal in the 400-meter run and a silver medal in the 800-meter run — headlining the Galveston County contingent of athletes competing Saturday at the UIL State Track and Field Championships at Mike A. Myers Stadium.
The Clear Springs Chargers showed the resiliency built throughout a season filled with challenges, but couldn’t overcome the Alvin Shadow Creek Sharks, who swept a doubleheader Saturday at Baytown Lee High School to win the teams’ Region III-6A bi-district series.
Late May is one of the best times to find large ling off of the Texas Coast and in particular out of Galveston. I have found the old Buccaneer Field area to be one of the better producing spots for big ling.
Santa Fe finished off a two-game bi-district sweep of Crosby in a resounding fashion, scoring three runs in the bottom of the fifth to run rule Crosby 10-0 on Saturday at Santa Fe.
The state-ranked Mustangs casually punched in, saw the ball, hit the ball, and quietly punched out. And in a tidy 1 hour and 18 minutes, coach Cory Benavides’ club improved to 26-0 with a Region III-5A bi-district title in hand after a 10-0, five-inning win over Nederland at Bobby Black Field on Saturday.
Pitcher Emma Strood tossed a complete-game one-hit shutout, and the bats pounced early as the Clear Springs Chargers won their one-game Region III-6A area round playoff series 5-0 over Kingwood on Friday night at La Porte High School.