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

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)

GIRLS 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 Corpus Christi Carroll (28-4, 9-1) 75, Corpus Christi King (9-25, 2-8) 21 Corpus Christi Ray (23-9, 6-4) 51, East Central (13-17, 3-7) 28 Southwest (23-9, 8-2) 54, South San (12-20, 2-8) 38 District 27-5A Kennedy (10-19 ???, 5-10 ???) 45, Memorial (1-28 ???, 0-15 ???) 18 Boerne Champion… Read More GIRLS BASKETBALL: This week’s results (thru Feb. 14)