GIRLS BASKETBALL: Sam Houston makes one last stand for Lamkin

Hurricanes battle back against Floresville in bi-district AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Sam Houston. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY TUESDAY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Sam-Houston-makes-one-last-stand-for-Lamkin-6101245.php Sam Houston girls basketball coach Milyse Lamkin died in August, but the legacy she left never was far from her former player’s thoughts and actions throughout the recently… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Sam Houston makes one last stand for Lamkin

BOYS BASKETBALL: Fox Tech misses playoffs but finds 3A a good fit

Natalia wins fourth-place tiebreaker AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Fox Tech. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY TUESDAY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Fox-Tech-misses-playoffs-but-finds-3A-a-good-fit-6101209.php It’s not an exaggeration to claim that Fox Tech is a different school than the last time the Buffaloes qualified for the playoffs in 2010. With more than 1,000 fewer students… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Fox Tech misses playoffs but finds 3A a good fit

BOYS BASKETBALL: Central Catholic needs OT to subdue St. Joseph

Buttons’ Aguilar sinks winning foul shot AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY TUESDAY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Central-Catholic-needs-OT-to-subdue-St-Joseph-6101174.php After absorbing a 26-point loss to Central Catholic Jan. 31 at home, Brownsville St. Joseph knew a different approach was called for Saturday. St. Joseph employed a 1-3-1 trapping… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Central Catholic needs OT to subdue St. Joseph

SOFTBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 28)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 22-28 Monday’s games District 28-5A Burbank (1-3, 0-0) vs. Sam Houston (0-5 ???, 0-0) at Villarreal Field No. 1 (ppd., to Tuesday) Non-district Highlands (3-1) at Antonian (1-0) (score unavailable) Tuesday’s games District 27-5A Boerne Champion (1-4, 0-0) vs. Memorial (0-5, 0-0) at Edgewood Field No. 2 (ppd.… Read More SOFTBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 28)

BASEBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 28)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 22-28 Monday’s games Non-district Brackenridge (0-0) at Cornerstone Christian (0-0) (score unavailable) East Central (0-0) vs. Burbank (0-0) at SAISD Field No. 1 (ppd. to Tuesday) Memorial (0-0) vs. Edison (0-0) at SAISD Field No. 2 (ppd. to Tuesday) McCollum (0-0) at Floresville (0-0) (score unavailable) Holy Cross (0-0)… Read More BASEBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 28)

BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff results (thru Feb. 28)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 22-28 Monday’s game CLASS 6A BI-district round Clark (19-13) 52, South San (24-8) 41   Tuesday’s games CLASS 6A BI-district round Warren (16-17) 83, East Central (20-12) 77   CLASS 5A BI-district round Sam Houston (13-13) 57, Alamo Heights (21-8) 56 Burbank (24-10) 57, Seguin (15-18) 47 Floresville (25-10) 70, Brackenridge… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff results (thru Feb. 28)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Harlandale defeats Brack, finds way back to playoffs

Eagles force tiebreaker with win over Mustangs AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Harlandale, Jefferson. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Brackenridge-comes-up-short-6090843.php   Young teams from Brackenridge and Harlandale have seemingly been on a collision course all year, which eventually extended into the postseason. Although Brackenridge struck the first blow, Harlandale won the next… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Harlandale defeats Brack, finds way back to playoffs

BOYS BASKETBALL: Hurricanes knock off Lanier, earn 20th-straight playoff bid

Voks’ 28-5A win streak ends at 14 AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Lanier, Sam Houston. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Hurricanes-makes-it-to-the-playoffs-20-years-in-a-6090853.php Sam Houston didn’t start the regular season the way it wanted to, or was expected to, but they couldn’t have finished it much better. The Hurricanes (12-13, 10-6), in their final District… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Hurricanes knock off Lanier, earn 20th-straight playoff bid

BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff pairings (thru Feb. 21)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 23-28 Monday-Friday games CLASS 6A BI-district round East Central (20-11) vs. Warren (15-17) at Alamo Convocation Center, Tuesday, 8 p.m. South San (24-7) vs. Clark (18-13) at Alamo Convocation Center, Monday, 7:30 p.m.   CLASS 5A BI-district round Lanier (21-12) vs. Seguin (15-17) at Bill Greehey Arena, St. Mary’s Univ.,… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff pairings (thru Feb. 21)

SOFTBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 21)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 15-21 Monday’s games Non-district Brackenridge (1-0) 5, Holy Cross (0-1) 1 Roosevelt (1-0) 13, Lanier (0-1) 2 (4 innings) Tuesday’s games Non-district La Pryor (0-0) vs. Sam Houston (0-0) (score unavailable) Brennan (1-0) 3, McCollum (0-1) 1 East Central (1-0) 4, Clemens (0-1) 2 Lee (1-0) 12, Harlandale (0-1) 2… Read More SOFTBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 21)

BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 21)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 15-21 Monday’s games District 28-5A Brackenridge (16-12, 10-6) 69, Highlands (12-19, 7-9) 65 Jefferson (10-19, 3-13) 64, Edison (13-18, 8-8) 62 Lanier (22-12, 15-1) 61, Burbank (23-10, 10-6) 58 Sam Houston (12-13, 10-6) idle TAPPS 4-4A Laredo St. Augustine (12-20 ???, 6-7 ???) 55, Victoria St. Joseph… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 21)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (complete)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 15-21 Monday’s games TAPPS 4-4A Cornerstone Christian (13-17 ???, 6-10) 48, Providence (1-33, 0-16) 28 Corpus Christi Incarnate Word (25-9, 15-1) 57, San Antonio Christian (26-8, 11-5) 34 Holy Cross (19-12, 11-5) 51, Corpus Christi John Paul II (8-22, 7-10) 36 Victoria St. Joseph (32-6, 15-1) 57,… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (complete)

BOYS BASKETBALL: No curtain call for Central Catholic’s Lewis

Four-year starter sidelined by stress fracture AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/No-fourth-act-for-Central-Catholic-s-Lewis-6090863.php   Stress fractures are one of the most frustrating injuries athletes sustain, because the pain associated with them can sometimes camouflage itself. Central Catholic senior Tony Lewis knows the phenomenon too well. After several… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: No curtain call for Central Catholic’s Lewis

BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff picture (thru Feb. 17)

Boys basketball playoff picture These are the area teams that have a chance to qualify for the playoffs (in alphabetical order): Through Feb. 17 ALREADY QUALIFIED: Brackenridge (16-12, 10-6), Burbank (23-10, 10-6), Central Catholic (19-15, 3-2), East Central (20-11, 8-2), Lanier (21-12, 14-1), Sam Houston (12-13, 10-6), South San (24-7, 7-3). POSSIBLE QUALIFIERS: Fox Tech (13-19 ???, 3-7).

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area playoff results (thru Feb. 21)

  NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 16-21 Monday games CLASS 6A BI-district round O’Connor (29-4) 64, East Central (13-18) 50   CLASS 5A BI-district round Corpus Christi Flour Bluff (24-8) 45, Southside (21-13) 39   Tuesday games CLASS 6A BI-district round Brandeis (23-11) 60, Southwest (23-10) 40   CLASS 5A BI-district round Highlands (27-9) 57, Boerne… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area playoff results (thru Feb. 21)

GIRLS BASKETBALL: YWLA’s first 20-win season ends early

Cardinals ineligible for postseason AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Young Women’s Leadership Academy. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY THURSDAY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE:   Young Women’s Leadership Academy finished the season with its best record in its three-year history but, rather than advancing to the playoffs, played its last game before January ended.… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: YWLA’s first 20-win season ends early

BOYS BASKETBALL: Unheralded Buttons beating ranked opponents

Central Catholic regroups after Lewis injury AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Unheralded-Buttons-beating-ranked-opponents-6062042.php Central Catholic has been rebuilt from the ground up without its five leading scorers from 2013-14, but the Buttons have come up with a winning playing rotation. The Buttons (18-14, 2-1) have picked up… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Unheralded Buttons beating ranked opponents

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area playoff pairings (complete)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 16-21 Monday or Tuesday games CLASS 6A BI-district round Southwest (23-9) vs. Brandeis (22-11) at South San, Tuesday, 7 p.m. East Central (13-17) vs. O’Connor (28-4) at Judson, Monday, 7 p.m.   CLASS 5A BI-district round Harlandale (16-17) vs. San Marcos (29-6) at Steele, Tuesday, 7 p.m. Lanier… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area playoff pairings (complete)

BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff picture (thru Feb. 16)

Boys basketball playoff picture These are the area teams that have a chance to qualify for the playoffs (in alphabetical order): Through Feb. 16 ALREADY QUALIFIED: Brackenridge (16-12, 10-6), Burbank (23-10, 10-6), Central Catholic (19-15, 3-2), East Central (19-11, 7-2), Lanier (21-12, 14-1), Sam Houston (12-13, 10-6), South San (24-6, 7-2). POSSIBLE QUALIFIERS: Fox Tech (13-18 ???, 3-6).… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: Area playoff picture (thru Feb. 16)

BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 14)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Games of Feb. 8-14 Monday’s games No games scheduled Tuesday’s games District 28-6A East Central (18-11, 6-2) 98, Corpus Christi Ray (10-19, 0-8) 62 South San (23-6, 6-2) 44, Southwest (12-15, 1-7) 42 Corpus Christi Carroll  (23-5, 7-1) 72, Corpus Christi King (18-12, 4-4) 59 District 27-5A Alamo Heights (19-7, 11-3) 68, Kerrville Tivy (22-10,… Read More BOYS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 14)