A total of six area players from AISD were named to the Greater Houston Area Coaches Association’s 2020 Postseason Volleyball teams.
Senior Davyon Henderson earned special teams player of the year honors in 10-5A for the Division I State Football Quarterfinalist Manvel Mavericks and the coaching staff was tabbed as the league’s best to highlight the Mavs’ 27 all-district selections.
Shadow Creek quarterback Kyron Drones earned district offensive most valuable player honors and Sharks’ receiver C.J. Guidry was tabbed as the league’s top return specialist to highlight the area selections to the 23-6A Football team.
BRYAN - A gutty second half rally came up a little short for Manvel in the Class 5A Division I State Football Quarterfinals Playoffs Friday afternoon.
Katy rode the right arm of quarterback Caleb Koger and the brother rushing duo of Seth and Jalen Davis, handing Shadow Creek a 49-24 season-ending defeat in the Class 6A Regional Football Semifinals Saturday afternoon at AISD Freedom Field.
While a stiff north wind blew into Iowa Colony’s Freedom Field Christmas Eve, the Manvel Mavericks proceeded to blow away 10-5A rival Hightower in the Division I Regional Football Semifinals the same afternoon.
Playing for the first time in almost a month, the Shadow Creek Sharks splashed off an early rust and dispatched Clear Creek 55-6 in the Class 6A Bi-District Football Playoffs Friday night at Alvin ISD Memorial Stadium.
IOWA COLONY - Tuning up for the Class 5A Division Football playoffs, the Manvel Mavericks topped Rosenberg Terry 38-20 Thursday night in the regular season finale for both teams at AISD Freedom Field.
The Manvel Lady Mavericks opened the Class 5A volleyball playoffs with a 25-20, 25-13 and 25-22 bi-district sweep of Crosby Thursday at Shadow Creek High School.
Despite suffering a heartbreaking five-set defeat at home to Santa Fe three days earlier, the Manvel Lady Mavericks regrouped for a 25-21, 14-25, 25-9, 13-25 and 15-10 road triumph in at Texas City Friday night.
The Alvin Yellowjackets gave Alief Hastings all they could handle, but ended up dropping a 19-8 decision in the teams’ 23-6A football opener and annual homecoming contest for Alvin High School Friday night at AISD Memorial Stadium.
The Alvin Lady Yellowjackets halted a two-game skid and could be on their way to ending a five-year playoff appearance dry spell, as well, following a 25-4, 25-6 and 25-14 straight set sweep over Alief Taylor in 23-6A volleyball action on Oct. 13 at the AHS Competition Gym and a 25-23, 25-1…
BREAKING NEWS: Due to a recent COVID-19 positive test and possible exposure within the Alvin High School Football program, out of an abundance of caution, Alvin ISD made the determination to postpone the varsity football games scheduled for 10/9/20 and 10/16/20. Alvin's homecoming game for O…
BREAKING NEWS: Due to a recent COVID-19 positive test and possible exposure within the Shadow Creek Shark Football program, out of an abundance of caution, Alvin ISD made the determination to postpone the varsity football games scheduled for 10/9/20 and 10/15/20. The Manvel Mavericks, who we…
Alvin head football coach Tim Teykl submitted his resignation on Oct. 1 following allegations from two players that he used racially offensive words prior to the Yellowjackets’ season opener in Alvin against Houston Stratford on Sept. 25.
The Alvin ISD athletic department released their ticket policies for high school games at Alvin Memorial Stadium and Freedom Field for the 2020 football season. All tickets must be must be purchased online, using the Alvin ISD athletic app or by going to the Alvinisd.net site.
Competing for the first time in six months due to covid, AISD sports treated their fans to a perfect volleyball opening week in their respctive match-ups on Sept. 15.
The final piece to Shadow Creek’s 16-0 magical state title football run in 2019 was finally inserted this week with the Sharks slated to receive their championship rings on Thursday, weather permitting.
With Covid-19 forcing the cancellation of the Alvin Noon Lions Club's Annual Pigskin Preview Luncheon, a mini version of the event was held Aug. 19 at Joe's Banquet Center featuring the area head football coaches. Pictured is Noon Lions' Club president Carl Gerjes with head coaches Kevin Hal…
Area head football coaches Kevin Hall, Brad Butler and Tim Teykl were the featured speakers at the Alvin Noon Lions’ Club’s regular meeting on Aug. 19 at Joe’s Banquet.
Colleagues around both the Alvin and surrounding Houston area communities expressed their deepest condolences for the loss of Bill Lewis, who passed away on Aug. 8.
Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine recently hit the newsstands and the annual publication has both the 5A Defending Division I State Champion Shadow Creek Sharks and the 5A Division II State Quarterfinalist Manvel Mavericks ranked among the top teams in the state in their respective cla…
While temperatures soared in the mid 90’s for the initial week of Alvin High School’s limited strength and conditioning sessions, that didn’t stop Tim Teykl from getting a few chills along the way.
The opposition often times stood an inch or two taller at the net and may also have possessed a little more raw talent on their roster.
While Covid-19 placed a frustrating damper on the UIL’s spring sports slate, the three area baseball squads managed to close their seasons on positive notes.
Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part series. Today’s edition includes the Sun and Advertiser’s All-AISD Softball team.
Alvin ISD held senior spring sports car parades at Alvin (May 12), Manvel (May (13) and Shadow Creek (May 14) high schools with a total of 168 cars participating in the three day event. More photos can be found on the Sun and Advertiser's Facebook page.
Edtior’s note: The Alvin Advertiser will reprint A “FRIDAY LOVE AFFAIR,” which was a 1999 feature on Joe Lipscomb in in the Wednesday May 20th Alvin Advertiser.
Editor’s note: Longtime Alvin resident Joe Lipscomb went home to be with the Lord last weekend. He was an avid supporter of AISD athletics for many years and touched many student-athletes lives. This feature on Lipscomb was originally published in the Sept. 1, 1999 edition of the Alvin Adver…
The Alvin Lady Yellowjacket Softball seniors were honored with a car parade near Pearson Park Friday evening. The top photo features the parade route along Ryan Drive, while Lady Jackets' head coach David McCorkle presents Katie Kincaid with a signed ball in the bottom photo. Alvin posted an…
The three varsity boys’ soccer programs from Alvin ISD landed a combined 28 players on their respective all-district 24-5A and 24-6A squads.
Area softball pitchers Jodie Aguirre (Alvin High School) and Sydney Macias (Shadow Creek High School) were both honored by BSN Sports and Under Armour as their respective high school graduation award winners of the 2020 Women of Will award.
While the UIL’s official cancellation notice for the high school spring sports year cut short the baseball season for all teams across Texas, all three area squads closed their seasons on strong notes.
Kirk Martin, who built the Manvel Mavericks into one of the most powerhouse high school football programs in the state over the last decade, recently accepted the same post at Colleyville Heritage High School .