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 .
Alvin Yellowjacket offensive lineman Andrew Gormly has been selected to play in this year’s Greater Houston Bayou Bowl Football Classic, which is slated to take place on June 13 at the Berry Center complex in Cypress.
The regional semifinalist Shadow Creek Lady Sharks and Manvel Lady Mavericks both provided deep playoff runs in the Class 5A Girls’ Basketball Playoffs and the two area squads were rewarded with a combined 13 player selections to the All-District 24-5A Girls’ Basketball team.
AUSTIN — The University Interscholastic League (UIL) is extending its suspension of all UIL sanctioned activities due to the outbreak of COVID-19 in Texas. All contests, practices, rehearsals and workouts will remain suspended until further notice.
Jaison Andujar went a perfect 4-for-4 with two RBI’s and just missed hitting for the cycle, as Alvin Community College dispatched hosting Wharton County College 7-4 in Region XIV Baseball action on Thursday.
AUSTIN - To support the health and safety of our students and communities, the University Interscholastic League (UIL) is suspending all UIL sanctioned contests due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Texas. Effective March 16, all UIL interscholastic competition is suspended throug…
Alvin High School snapped a six-game losing skid with a 5-3 triumph over North Shore in their host baseball tournament on Thursday at Nolan Ryan Field.
The Alvin High School Powerlifting Girls' team will be competing at the regional meet on Wednesday at Bay City High School. The region qualifiers for Alvin are pictured as follows with the classes they will be competing in: Bottom row (L TO R): Dominiques Delarosa (132), Karina Recendez (123…
Kyler Mentzel fired a three-hitter and Dylan McCoy drove in the game’s lone tally with a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Alvin Yellowjackets to a 1-0 victory over Angleton Saturday at Nolan Ryan Field and a split of their four games at the First Pitch Baseball…
The Alvin Lady Yellowjackets continued their early season roll and won all the six of their games at the Haynie Spirit “Strike Out Cancer” Softball Tournament last weekend.
The Alvin Lady Yellowjackets captured the softball tourney crown at the NFCA Texas High School Lead-off Classic, which was hosted by Bryan and College Station last weekend.
Rematches did nothing to halt the current Class 5A Girls’ Basketball playoff runs of the Manvel Lady Mavericks and the Shadow Creek Lady Sharks in the area round last weekend.
Alvin High School had six student-athletes inked their collegiate letters on intent for the National Signing Day period on Feb. 10 at the AHS Competition Gym.
A record setting year for AISD Football collected yet another milestone on the gridiron with 13 area players being named to the Texas Sportswriters Association’s Class 5A All-State team.
PEARLAND - A packed house gathered in the Shadow Creek High School auditorium on Feb. 5 to celebrate the football team’s state championship almost two months ago.
Despite 16 points by Mercedes Mancha, the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets came up on the short end of a 51-45 decision to Clear Lake in 24-6A girls’ basketball action Friday night at the AHS Competition Gym.
The Alvin High School Varsity Soccer boys suffered a narrow 3-2 defeat to Houston Lamar in non-district soccer action Friday night at AISD Memorial Stadium.
PEARLAND - R’mani Taylor pumped in 15 points, while Da`Nae Williams added 14 points and Brooklyn Williams added 11 points to lead the way for Shadow Creek’s 56-40 victory over Willowridge in 24-5A girls’ Basketball action Friday night at “the Shark Tank.”
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.