The Wildcats compiled 596 strokes to claim first place at the two-day event. On March 31, the team's combined score was 287. On April 1, the team's combined score was 309.
The Friendswood boys and girls wrestling teams competed well across individually and as a team. Even the wrestling head coach Matthew Byrd took home some hardware.
Dedication, passion and selflessness are among the key ingredients of a sustained, successful youth sports program in a small community, as is more than exemplified in the Santa Fe Youth Basketball Program.
Although most agree it's time to update the soccer complex for local children, the question remains about whether to turn the field into something more to attract visitors who stay awhile and spend money on the island.
Long before he was under the guidance of Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians and on his way to Super Bowl LV, star NFL wide receiver Mike Evans was learning sports under the guidance of coaches in his hometown of Galveston.
Tate Corbin, who is 9 years old, won the 2021 Beerfooter 5K. Corbin is no stranger to running or 5Ks. He ran his 1st 5K in 2017 when he was just 6 years old and was hooked.
The year 2020 was like none other across the world, including Galveston County’s local sports scene. Here are the top local sports stories in what was certainly a trying year.
The Hitchcock Red Raiders continued their run of youth football dominance this season, finishing 2020 last Saturday with a 35-0 league championship victory over the Magnolia Sharks at Rice Stadium.
Galveston Island native Melvin Bouldin was inducted into the Prairie View Interscholastic League Coaches Association’s Hall of Honor during a virtual ceremony in early December.
During her weight loss and bodybuilding journey, Dickinson High School athletic trainer Jenna Tubbs had no idea how many people were paying close attention to and were inspired by her transformation.
Galveston resident Camiron Deville is the captain of the seven-member esports team WildSide Gamers, and Deville and his team will be entering their first professional competition next month.