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

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)