VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY REPORT: Bobcats, Hornets win 28-6A openers

Highlands vaults Brack, Jeff into second place in 28-5A AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, East Central, Highlands, South San, Southwest. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Harlandale-eyes-revenge-5788913.php East Central (15-15, 1-0) and South San (15-13, 1-0) each began their District 28-6A seasons with a win Friday, Sept. 26. South San swept Corpus Christi… Read More VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY REPORT: Bobcats, Hornets win 28-6A openers

VOLLEYBALL: Indians need to avenge 28-5A losses

Harlandale steering toward late playoff push AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Burbank, Harlandale, McCollum. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Harlandale-eyes-revenge-5788913.php Revenge will be Harlandale’s motive in the second half of the District 28-5A season. It’s not because the Indians feel they’ve been wronged. It’s because they have some catching up to do in… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Indians need to avenge 28-5A losses

FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Tello leads Burbank to win over McCollum

Knights post second-straight shutout AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Burbank, East Central, Holy Cross, McCollum. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/SAM-HOUSTON-55-JEFFERSON-34-Hurricanes-honor-5789002.php   The Bulldogs (2-2, 1-1) picked up their first District 28-5A win Sept. 26 at the SAISD Sports Complex with a decision over McCollum (1-4, 0-2). Senior quarterback Daniel Tello (110 yards,… Read More FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Tello leads Burbank to win over McCollum

VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 4)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface   Matches of Sept. 28-Oct. 4 Monday’s matches no matches scheduled Tuesday’s matches District 28-6A Corpus Christi Ray (17-12, 1-1) 3,Corpus Christi Carroll (1-12 ???, 0-2) 1 (25-19, 26-28, 25-21, 25-21) Corpus Christi King (6-5 ???, 2-0) 3,South San (15-14, 1-1) 1 (25-16, 25-13, 19-25, 25-19) East Central (16-15, 2-0) 3, Southwest (15-14, 0-2)… Read More VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 4)

FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 4)

WEEK 6 SCHEDULE (Oct. 2-4) Thursday’s games District 27-5A Alamo Heights (4-2, 3-1) 43, San Marcos (2-3, 1-2) 7 District 28-5A Lanier (1-5, 1-3) 28, Highlands (0-5, 0-3) 24 Friday’s games District 27-5A Floresville (4-2, 2-2) 31, Lockhart (4-2, 2-2) 17 Boerne Champion (6-0, 4-0) 42, Kerrville Tivy (3-2, 2-1) 33 Seguin (2-3, 2-1) 62, Memorial… Read More FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 4)

FOOTBALL: Hurricanes pay tribute to Green with victory

Sam Houston sets up showdown with win over Jefferson AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Jefferson, Sam Houston. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Sam-Houston-honors-coach-with-win-over-Jefferson-5785966.php   PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/SAM-HOUSTON-55-JEFFERSON-34-Hurricanes-honor-5789002.php   Sam Houston coach Gary Green was honored in a pregame ceremony Saturday at Alamo Stadium. After the kickoff, it… Read More FOOTBALL: Hurricanes pay tribute to Green with victory

FOOTBALL: Cruz produces 6 TDs as Dragons prevail over Eagles

Southwest blanks Eagle Pass in 4th quarter for win Southwest (2-3) scored 13 unnaswered points in the fourth quarter on two Jonathan Cruz touchdown runs to end a two-game losing streak with a 54-44 win Thursday at Eagle Pass (3-2). Cruz ran for 289 yards and six touchdowns on 36 carries. The senior scored on… Read More FOOTBALL: Cruz produces 6 TDs as Dragons prevail over Eagles

FOOTBALL: Week 5 previews (Friday’s games)

# – denotes current San Antonio South Side Sports area ranking FRIDAY #7 Brackenridge (2-2, 2-0) vs. #15 Lanier (0-4, 0-2) at Alamo Stadium, 7:30 p.m. Brackenridge will not be going for a three-peat, in terms of winning its third-consecutive game in comeback fashion after falling behind 21-0. You can be certain the Eagles will… Read More FOOTBALL: Week 5 previews (Friday’s games)

VOLLEYBALL: Southside off to solid third-place start in 29-5A

Cardinals take first-place Somerset to five games in loss PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Southside-VB-off-to-solid-third-place-start-5773322.php Southside quickly has identified itself as one of the title contenders in revamped District 29-5A. With two wins in its first three district matches, the Cardinals (12-11, 2-1) have shown that they’re ready to compete with… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Southside off to solid third-place start in 29-5A

WEEKLY VOLLEYBALL REPORT: McCollum seizes 28-5A lead with two key wins

Holy Cross tops rival; Edison wins pair TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Burbank, Edison, Harlandale, Highlands, Lanier, McCollum, Sam Houston, South San. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Southside-VB-off-to-solid-third-place-start-5773322.php In a week that could shape the District 28-5A race for the rest of the season, McCollum (14-8, 6-0) rose to the challenge and snared… Read More WEEKLY VOLLEYBALL REPORT: McCollum seizes 28-5A lead with two key wins

VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 27)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface   Matches of Sept. 21-27 Monday’s matches TAPPS District 4-4A Victoria St. Joseph (32-1, 11-0) 3, San Antonio Christian (5-9 ???, 3-5) 0 (scores unavailable) Tuesday’s matches District 27-5A Boerne Champion (11-10, 5-2) at Lockhart (16-16, 3-4) 0 (25-15, 25-10, 25-13) Floresville (21-12, 5-2) 3, Memorial (3-29, 0-7) 0 (25-13, 25-14, 25-6) San Marcos (9-14… Read More VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 27)

WEEKEND FOOTBALL REPORT: Scott carries Knights in shutout of Hondo

Buttons blitz Devine; Edison garners first win TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic, Edison, Highlands, Holy Cross, McCollum, Sam Houston, South San, Southside. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Lee-quarterback-just-won-t-stop-5773316.php Senior back Greg Scott (194 yards, 18 attempts) ran for three touchdowns, leading the Knights (2-1) to a 20-0 shutout victory Friday at Hondo.… Read More WEEKEND FOOTBALL REPORT: Scott carries Knights in shutout of Hondo

FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 27)

WEEK 5 SCHEDULE (Sept. 25-27) Thursday’s games Non-district Southwest (2-3) 54, Eagle Pass (3-2) 44 Non-district (out of area) Corpus Christi King (4-1) 51, Laredo United South (2-3) 21 Friday’s games District 27-5A Boerne Champion (5-0, 3-0) 31, Floresville (3-2, 1-2) 14. Kerrville Tivy (3-1, 2-0) 64, Kennedy (0-5, 0-3) 7 Alamo Heights (3-2, 2-1) 52, Lockhart (4-1, 2-1)… Read More FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 27)

FOOTBALL: Brack overtakes Harlandale in second half of 28-5A showdown

Indians build three-touchdown lead through air   There’s no doubt that Brackenridge is a second-half team. After wiping out a three-touchdown deficit against Edison in its district opener, the Eagles (2-2, 2-0) scored 24 points after halftime Saturday at Alamo Stadium. In a battle of preseason District 28-5A co-favorites, Brackenridge prevailed 24-21 over Harlandale (2-2,… Read More FOOTBALL: Brack overtakes Harlandale in second half of 28-5A showdown

FOOTBALL: Lee survives lull to defeat South San 35-12

Bobcats defense slows, but can’t stop Vols PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Fuller-Lee-recover-from-rough-start-5768763.php PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Lee-quarterback-just-won-t-stop-5773316.php During a stretch of the first half, South San’s defense forced Kyle Fuller into throwing eight consecutive incomplete passes Friday at South San Stadium. The Bobcats (2-2) eventually saw… Read More FOOTBALL: Lee survives lull to defeat South San 35-12

FOOTBALL: Mustangs overtake Lanier in final minute for first win

Voks outscore Mustangs 14-8 after halftime, but come up empty PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Dural-powering-Tigers-passing-attack-5765645.php PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Jefferson-stuns-Lanier-for-first-win-5773310.php Jefferson didn’t throw a pass on its time-consuming final drive until it needed to win the game. The Mustangs (1-3, 1-1) cut Lanier’s lead to a… Read More FOOTBALL: Mustangs overtake Lanier in final minute for first win

FOOTBALL: Week 4 previews (Thursday’s game)

# – denotes current San Antonio South Side Sports area ranking THURSDAY #13 Lanier (0-3, 0-1) vs. #15 Jefferson (0-3, 0-1) at Alamo Stadium, 7 p.m. Both teams showed signs of growth against Harlandale ISD opponents last week. One will pick up its first victory tonight in this District 28-5A matchup. Lanier welcomed back senior back Joe… Read More FOOTBALL: Week 4 previews (Thursday’s game)

VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 20)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Matches of Sept. 14-20 Monday’s matches No matches scheduled Tuesday’s matches District 27-5A Lockhart (15-15, 2-3) 3, Kennedy (3-20 ???, 1-4) 0 (25-11, 25-13, 25-13) Alamo Heights (28-5, 6-0) 3, Memorial (3-27, 0-5) 0 (25-, 25-9, 25-5) Kerrville Tivy (19-9, 5-1) 3, San Marcos (8-13, 0-5) 0 (scores unavailable) Floresville (19-12, 3-2)… Read More VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 20)

WEEKLY VOLLEYBALL REPORT: McCollum knocks Jefferson out of first in 28-5A

Brackenridge benefits from Cowboys win TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Burbank, Edison, Harlandale, Highlands, Jefferson, Lanier, McCollum, Sam Houston, South San, Southside. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/South-Side-s-big-high-schools-seek-to-retain-5757409.php In a match destined to shake up District 28-5A, McCollum (12-8, 4-0) outlasted Jefferson (17-5, 4-1) for a 21-25, 25-13, 25-16, 23-25, 15-12 win last… Read More WEEKLY VOLLEYBALL REPORT: McCollum knocks Jefferson out of first in 28-5A

VOLLEYBALL: Hornets battling doldrums at end of non-district schedule

East Central falls to Steele, Canyon PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/South-Side-s-big-high-schools-seek-to-retain-5757409.php Maybe it’s best to be in a district with eight to 10 teams. That’s a question the UIL might want to consider at some point. For the area’s District 28-6A representatives – East Central, South San and Southwest –… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Hornets battling doldrums at end of non-district schedule