Coming off a tournament title victory at the Brazosport ISD Holiday Classic earlier in the week, the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets gave Clear Creek everything they could handle in 24-6A girls’ basketball action here Friday afternoon.
Quarterback Kyron Drones earned unanimous most valuable player honors in 10-5A to head the 21 all-district selections for the Class 5A Division I state football champion Shadow Creek Sharks.
Shadow Creek erupted for 24 points to erase a four-point deficit late in the second quarter and went on to dominate the Manor Mustangs the rest of the way in a 59-14 triumph in the Class 5A Division I State Football Quarterfinals Saturday afternoon at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
HOUSTON – If Friday’s Region III-5A Division II Football Playoff Semifinal proved anything, it’s that the Manvel Mavericks’ offensive line appears to be getting stronger the deeper that Kevin Hall’s squad advances into the postseason.
LEAGUE CITY – Having watched his predecessor under center direct a pair of dramatic rallies against Foster a year earlier, Kyron Drones decided to get in on the comeback fun against their 10-5A rivals Friday afternoon.
Jaden Hannah grabbed a 43-yard scoring reception on the game’s opening possession and the Kempner Cougars spoiled the Alvin Yellowjackets’ home football opener with a 35-0 triumph Friday night at AISD Memorial Stadium.
IOWA COLONY - While the second week match-up between Manvel and Crosby required another down-to-the-wire finish, the Mavericks’ defense came to the rescue this time around.
Gunner Olszewski defied the odds last spring when the 6-0, 190-pound former Alvin Yellowjacket standout signed a free agent contract with the New England Patriots.
LEAGUE CITY - Tucker Yarbrough passed for 298 yards and four touchdowns, while the Manvel Mavericks’ defense also held the Clear Lake Falcons out of the end zone in a 34-6 romp in the 2019 football opener for both teams Friday night at Challenger Columbia Stadium.
Before a packed house at AISD’s Liberty Hall Alumni facility, the Alvin Noon Lions Club hosted their 25th annual Pigskin Preview luncheon Wednesday afternoon in Iowa Colony.
Manvel High School graduate Jack Armstrong was named to the U.S. team’s final roster for the 2019 FINA World Junior Championships, which will be held Aug. 20-25 in Budapest, Hungary. The event will feature the world’s best under-18 swimmers competing at the state-of-the-art Danube Arena.
The Alvin Yellowjackets and new head coach Tim Teykl became the first area high school football program to kick off preseason drills last week. Teykl, who is pictured above, makes a point to his players following a Saturday morning practice. (Bottom) - With temperatures nearing the triple di…
Alvin Lady Yellowjackets' libero Lindsay Parthum waits for the ball to come down for a digging opportunity, while teammate Nichol Williams looks on during last week's season opening volleyball match at Texas City. The Lady Jackets split their first two matches for 2019, sweeping South Housto…
The Rice baseball program has added 15 new players, who will join the team for the 2020 season, head coach Matt Bragga announced on Aug. 9. The list of newest Owls includes Eric Benitez, Austin Bulman, Christian Cienfuegos, Brayden Combs, Alex DeLeon, Cullen Hannigan, Daniel Hernandez, Andre…
Senior shortstop Ben Greer capped off a stellar high career at Shadow Creek with an honorable mention selection to the 2019 Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sportswriters Association’s Class 5A All-State Baseball team.
The Manvel Mavericks and second-year head coach Kevin Hall open their 2019 regular season football slate by traveling to Webster’s Challenger Columbia Stadium to face Clear Lake on Aug. 30.
After delivering a history-making inaugural season, the Division I State 5A finalist Shadow Creek Sharks opened their second year in the UIL varsity football ranks at Humble’s Turner Stadium against Summer Creek on Aug. 31.
The state finalist Shadow Creek Sharks and area finalist Manvel Mavericks are once again ranked by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine among the top high school football teams in the state in their respective Class 5A divisions.
Alvin Lady Yellowjackets’ junior hurler and Maxpreps National High School Underclassman All-American Jodie Aguirre headed the list of seven area diamond standouts, who were selected to the 2019 Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sportswriters Association’s All-State Softball team.
The record-breaking season of Jodie Aguirre in the pitching circle has now reached country-wide acclaim with the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets’ right-hander being named to the juniors’ list of the 2019 Maxpreps National High School Underclassmen Softball All-American teams.
Amy Schmaltz McLaughlin, who started a long line of Alvin High School Softball players receiving postseason honors outside of district play, has recently taken over as the new head softball coach at Clear Brook High School.
Former Shadow Creek Sharks quarterback Ja'Marian George throws a pass for the West squad in the 2019 Bayou Bowl played June 8th at Challenger Columbia Stadium in Webster. George delivered 124 combined passing and rushing yards and two touchdowns to lead the West squad to a 31-21 victory over…
A record breaking 2019 campaign paved the way to junior pitcher Jodie Aguirre earning most valuable player honors in 24-6A and also heading the Region III Softball Semifinalist Alvin Lady Yellowjackets’ nine all-district player selections.
The area round playoff finalists Manvel Mavericks and Shadow Creek Sharks delivered a combined 14 player selections to the All-District 24-5A Baseball team.
Katy halted the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets’ banner season with 4-1 and 7-4 victories to sweep the best-of-three Class 6A Region Softball Semifinal Series May 15-16.
Santa Fe broke loose with four runs in the top of the 10th to send the Manvel Mavericks to a tough 9-6 extra inning and season-ending defeat to complete a sweep in the best-of-three 5A Area Round Baseball Playoff series Saturday night at Barbers Hill High School.
Just four days after pulling off a heartstopping rally to edge Dobie in game one of the teams’ best-of-three 6A region quarterfinal softball series, the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets wasted no time applying the sweeping touches Friday afternoon.
Victoria Valdez slugged a grand slam homer to highlight a six-run sixth inning and the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets completed a sweep against Memorial in their Class 6A Area Round Best-of-Three Softball Playoff Series with a 11-4 triumph Thursday night at the Pasadena ISD Sports Complex.
The Manvel Mavericks got a complete game performance from starter Eric Benitez and later held on for a 5-3 victory over Houston Waltrip in a one-game Class 5A Bi-District Baseball Playoff game Friday night at Mavericks’ Field.
Alvin’s pitcher Jodie Aguirre (15) bobbles a comebacker before fielding and throwing to first base for an out during Game 1 of the best-of-three series against Brazoswood in the Class 6A Bi-district round Thursday at Yellowjacket Softball Field in Alvin. (photo by Prentice C. James/ImagoHouse)