GIRLS BASKETBALL: Southside survives rough trip to Laredo Martin

Cardinals recover in the stretch to seize win AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Southside. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE:   Southside’s first District 29-5A game brought the desired result and, in retrospect, maybe by the best-possible route. As with any trip to Laredo, though, getting there was the hardest part. The Cardinals (9-6,… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Southside survives rough trip to Laredo Martin

GIRLS BASKETBALL WEEKLY REPORT: Highlands, Sam Houston share 28-5A lead

Bobcats close 2014 with rout of Eagle Pass AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Highlands, Lanier, Sam Houston, South San. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE:   Highlands and Sam Houston rose to the top of District with a pair of wins each in games played Dec. 16 and Dec. 19.… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL WEEKLY REPORT: Highlands, Sam Houston share 28-5A lead

BOYS BASKETBALL: Holiday schedule/results (thru Jan. 3)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Dec. 21-Jan. 3 Monday’s games Non-district Navarro (8-7) 73, Fox Tech (7-11 ???) 47 Monday, Dec. 29 games Non-district Calallen Christmas Classic At Corpus Christi Calallen South San (13-3) 83, Corpus Christi Incarnate Word 39 South San (13-3) 60, Corpus Christi Flour Bluff 56 Boerne ISD Tournament OTHER AREA TEAM… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Holiday schedule/results (thru Jan. 3)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Holiday schedule/results (thru Jan. 3)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Dec. 21-Jan. 3 Monday’s games Non-district Comfort (4-9 ???) 48, Young Women’s Leadership Academy (14-10) 41 Tuesday’s games Non-district Antonian (13-5) 54, East Central (8-9) 39 Monday, Dec. 29 games Non-district Boerne ISD Tournament Antonian 60, Southwest (12-7) 37 La Vernia 58, Southwest (12-7) 48 East Central (9-9) 71, Hondo… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Holiday schedule/results (thru Jan. 3)

BOYS BASKETBALL WEEKLY REPORT: McCollum extracts momentum from Harlandale ISD tourney

SACS, Harlandale big tourney winners AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Burbank, Central Catholic, Harlandale, Kennedy, McCollum, Memorial, Sam Houston. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: link unavailable McCollum started the season strong under first-year coach Marcus Alvarado, but by the Harlandale ISD Tournament, it needed to recapture a little bit of that spark. The… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL WEEKLY REPORT: McCollum extracts momentum from Harlandale ISD tourney

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Southwest jelling into more cohesive unit

Dragons’ depth too much for Judson AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Southwest. Photo taken by KJ Toso. For more photos or to purchase photos, please visit: http://kjtoso.photoshelter.com                                   PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Southwest-girls-basketball-jells-in-win-over-5963429.php   Southwest has… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Southwest jelling into more cohesive unit

BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 20)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Dec. 14-20 Monday’s games No games scheduled Tuesday’s games District 27-5A Kerrville Tivy (14-5, 1-0) 49, Boerne Champion (6-8 ???, 0-2) 44 Lockhart (10-7 ???, 2-0) 53, Floresville (11-8, 1-1) 48 San Marcos (6-11, 1-1) 65, Alamo Heights (9-5, 1-1) 64 Seguin (6-11 ???, 2-0) 76, Memorial (7-12, 0-2) 47 District 28-5A… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 20)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 20)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Dec. 14-Dec. 20 Monday’s games No games scheduled Tuesday’s games District 27-5A San Marcos (17-5, 3-0) 59, Alamo Heights (8-4 ???, 2-2) 32 Floresville (8-10, 3-1) 74, Lockhart (3-10 ???, 0-3) 42 Kerrville Tivy (13-4 ???, 2-0 ???) 43, Boerne Champion (9-6, 2-2) 36 Seguin (9-10, 2-1) 68, Memorial (1-15… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 20)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area rankings (thru Dec. 10)

Through December 10 TOP 15:   Rank-Team-Last Week 1. Southwest – 2 2. Highlands – 1 3. South San – 4 4. East Central – 3 5. Southside – 7 6. Sam Houston – 8 7. Brackenridge – 6 8. Lanier – 5 9. Holy Cross – 12 10. Harlandale – 11 11. Kennedy – 9 12. Edison – 10 13. Burbank – 13 14. Young Women’s Leadership Academy… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area rankings (thru Dec. 10)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Holy Cross perseveres for first tourney title

Knights come through in 4th quarter at Pearsall AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Holy Cross. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Holy-Cross-leans-on-defense-for-first-tournament-5945524.php In Holy Cross’ first eight seasons of girls basketball, the Knights never had won a tournament championship. “We’ve had some pretty good teams, but we’d never won a tournament,” Holy Cross coach… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Holy Cross perseveres for first tourney title

GIRLS BASKETBALL: East Central weathering storms to gain experience

Young, talented Hornets tested by schedule AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: East Central. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/East-Central-can-t-weather-storm-against-5945525.php After being hit by a blizzard, the crucial thing to remember is that digging your way out is going to take some time. Trying to do too much too soon can have deadly consequences.… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: East Central weathering storms to gain experience

BOYS BASKETBALL: Highlands, South San streak to tourney success

Harlandale reaches consolation championship AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Harlandale, Highlands, McCollum, South San, Southwest. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Highlands-South-San-streak-to-tourney-success-5945519.php South San hadn’t confronted any adversity before its tournament began. Highlands, on the other hand, hadn’t seen much else in the early stages of this young season. The 75th annual South San ISD… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Highlands, South San streak to tourney success

BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 13)

NOTE: teams we cover in boldface Games of Dec. 7-13 Monday’s games No games scheduled Tuesday’s games District 27-5A Alamo Heights (8-4, 1-0) 54, Boerne Champion (2-5 ???, 0-1) 46 Floresville (9-5, 1-0) 60, Kennedy (5-8, 0-1) 57 Lockhart (6-4 ???, 1-0) 59, Memorial (6-8, 0-1) 53 Seguin (4-8 ???, 1-0) 92, San Marcos (4-8, 0-1) 66 District 28-5A Burbank (12-2, 1-0) 60,… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 13)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 13)

NOTE: teams we cover in boldface Games of Dec. 7-13 Monday’s games No games scheduled Tuesday’s games District 27-5A Memorial (1-12, 0-1) at Lockhart (3-8 ???, 0-1) (score unavailable) Floresville (6-10, 1-1) 41, Kennedy (5-11, 0-2) 36 San Marcos (15-5, 1-0) 50, Seguin (8-10, 1-1) 27 Boerne Champion (9-4, 2-0) 52, Alamo Heights (7-3, 1-1) 44 District 28-5A Sam Houston (5-5 ???, 2-0) 51, Burbank… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 13)

BOYS BASKETBALL: Area rankings (thru Dec. 3)

Through December 3   TOP 15:   Rank-Team-Last Week 1. South San – 3 2. East Central – 2 3. Central Catholic – 1 4. McCollum – 5 5. Lanier – 6 6. Sam Houston – 4 7. Southwest – 9 8. Harlandale – 8 9. Burbank – 11 10. Edison – 7 11. Jefferson – 10 12. Highlands – 12 13. Kennedy – 15 14. Brackenridge – 14… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Area rankings (thru Dec. 3)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area rankings (thru Dec. 3)

Through December 3   TOP 15:   Rank-Team-Last Week 1. Highlands – 1 2. Southwest – 2 3. East Central – 3 4. South San – 4 5. Lanier – 5 6. Brackenridge – 6 7. Southside – 7 8. Sam Houston – 8 9. Kennedy – 9 10. Edison – 10 11. Harlandale – 11 12. Holy Cross – 12 13. Burbank – 13 14. Young Women’s Leadership… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area rankings (thru Dec. 3)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Prince gives Highlands lift against potent Antonian

Ranked Apaches squeeze out win AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Highlands. LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: unavailable   Sometimes teams draw a spark from one player doing something differently. Highlands junior Aaliyah Prince perked up her Owls teammates Tuesday by suddenly blocking shots, some of which officials didn’t give her credit for. Prince’s efforts disrupted Antonian’s… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Prince gives Highlands lift against potent Antonian

BOYS BASKETBALL: Clemens extends rough greeting to former coach McConaghy

Buffaloes run to win over Central Catholic AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/default/article/Rough-return-to-Clemens-for-McConaghy-5929925.php   Central Catholic coach Bruce McConaghy didn’t receive the kind of welcome back to Clemens High School he would probably have hoped for, but that had nothing to do with hospitality or holiday spirit.… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Clemens extends rough greeting to former coach McConaghy

BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 6)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Nov. 30-Dec. 6 Monday’s games Non-district McCollum (5-2) 78, Seguin (1-6) 74 Harlandale (6-3) 69, Holy Cross (1-9 ???) 27 Steele (5-2) 65, Central Catholic (4-7 ???) 46 Reagan (6-1) 92, East Central (1-3) 77 Tuesday’s games TAPPS 4-4A Holy Cross (2-8 ???, 1-0) 76, Cornerstone Christian (5-3 ???, 0-1) 54 TMI… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 6)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 6)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Nov. 30-Dec. 6 Monday’s games Non-district Southwest (8-2) 56, Marshall (7-6) 37 Tuesday’s games District 27-5A Boerne Champion (8-4, 1-0) 87, Memorial (0-9, 0-1) 27 Alamo Heights (7-2, 1-0) 57, Kennedy (5-6 ???, 0-1) 38 Kerrville Tivy (7-4, 1-0) 50, Floresville (5-5, 0-1) 39 Seguin (6-6, 1-0) 53, Lockhart (1-6 ???, 0-1) 31 District 28-5A… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Dec. 6)