James LaCombe

Sports Editor

It may have taken an unimaginable tragedy to bring the Indians football team and their head coach to the forefront among the many great Houston-area programs and coaches the Texans could have chosen from, but Santa Fe’s season, alone, made Mark Kanipes a worthy nominee for the Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award.

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After an evenly matched first half, the Clear Springs Chargers ratcheted up their defensive intensity in the third quarter to take a big lead and managed to stave off a late rally from a game Clear Creek Wildcats team for a 56-48 win at home Friday night.

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Tuesday’s Galveston County high school basketball action saw the Friendswood Lady Mustangs seize control of first place in District 22-5A, while the Clear Falls girls rallied to gain an inside track on the 24-6A playoff race. On the boys’ side, the Ball High Tors were left as District 22-5A’s only remaining unbeaten. Now, it’s time to march on and see what’s happening Friday.

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I'm pretty sure that will be the case


Yes, if I can get someone to report the score and stats.