FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Southside survives scare from winless Nixon

Edison surprises Harlandale; Holy Cross rolls in 3-II AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Edison, Harlandale, Holy Cross, Southside. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Lanier-launches-comeback-to-edge-Highlands-5805022.php After winning decisively the previous two weeks, undefeated Southside (5-0, 2-0) met a challenge from an unlikely source Friday in a 14-6 win at Southside. Winless Laredo Nixon (0-5,… Read More FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Southside survives scare from winless Nixon

FOOTBALL: Hurricanes stifle Highlands for fifth-straight win

Turnovers plague Owls in 28-5A loss AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Highlands, Sam Houston. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Parents-want-teen-s-death-on-field-to-help-others-5812965.php Sam Houston’s interceptions at halftime outnumbered Highlands’ completions. That was a problem for the Owls Thursday at Alamo Stadium. The Hurricanes (5-2, 5-0) cashed in picks on each of Highlands’ first three possessions in… Read More FOOTBALL: Hurricanes stifle Highlands for fifth-straight win

VOLLEYBALL: Holy Cross sweeps reigning TAPPS 4-4A champ

Knights hand Victoria St. Joseph first district loss since 2012 AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Holy Cross.                                           PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Volleyball-roundup-5805122.php Victoria St. Joseph (35-2, 11-1) has been the giants… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Holy Cross sweeps reigning TAPPS 4-4A champ

FOOTBALL: Tello reaps payoff for persistence, hard work

Burbank erupts for win over Jefferson AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Burbank, Jefferson.                                   PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Tello-has-Burbank-on-right-track-5802081.php PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Lanier-launches-comeback-to-edge-Highlands-5805022.php After losing nearly all of last season to… Read More FOOTBALL: Tello reaps payoff for persistence, hard work

FOOTBALL: Week 6 previews (Saturday’s games)

# – denotes current San Antonio South Side Sports area ranking   SATURDAY   #11 Burbank (2-2, 1-1) vs. #12 Jefferson (1-4, 1-2) at Alamo Stadium, 7 p.m. This might be the closest District 28-5A game of the weekend, even if it didn’t seem that way at midweek. The marquee value is Jefferson’s offense against Burbank’s defense. I don’t… Read More FOOTBALL: Week 6 previews (Saturday’s games)

FOOTBALL: Lanier takes pep talk to heart for first win

Voks blank Highlands in second half AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Highlands, Lanier.                                           PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/State-of-Mississippi-is-center-stage-5797751.php   PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Lanier-launches-comeback-to-edge-Highlands-5805022.php Six days after… Read More FOOTBALL: Lanier takes pep talk to heart for first win

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)