VOLLEYBALL: South San steps up as one of 28-6A’s leaders

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: East Central, South San, Southwest. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Volleyball-standings-could-shift-with-South-San-6568764.php The sands may shift considerably as this year’s District 28-6A race progresses, but they were stacked in a new configuration after four matches. South San (14-15, 4-1) won its first four district matches to claim a rare… Read More VOLLEYBALL: South San steps up as one of 28-6A’s leaders

VOLLEYBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Harlandale makes statement in 28-5A race

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Edison, Harlandale, Highlands, Jefferson, Sam Houston, Southwest. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Volleyball-standings-could-shift-with-South-San-6568764.php     Harlandale (22-8, 10-2) vaulted over two fallen opponents to land in second place in District 28-5A. The Indians defeated Highlands Oct. 6 (19-9, 8-3) and Edison (17-20, 8-3) Oct. 9. Cassandra Munoz… Read More VOLLEYBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Harlandale makes statement in 28-5A race

FOOTBALL: Brackenridge passes torch to heir apparent in win over Burbank

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Burbank. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/SUGGESTED-HED-Brackenridge-passes-torch-in-win-6568749.php   An injury to Ramon Richards opened the door for Antonio Lopez to gain experience as a sophomore quarterback in 2013. Thankfully for Brackenridge (2-5, 2-3), the injury that kept Lopez from competing against rival Burbank (0-6, 0-4) Oct. 10… Read More FOOTBALL: Brackenridge passes torch to heir apparent in win over Burbank

FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: South San notches James’ first victory

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic, Edison, Lanier, South San. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY WEDNESDAY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/McCollum-in-three-way-tie-for-second-6568752.php South San (1-5, 1-0) recorded its first win under coach Louis James in their District 28-6A opener against Corpus Christi Ray (1-5, 0-1) Oct. 9 at South San. The Bobcats overcame… Read More FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: South San notches James’ first victory

VOLLEYBALL WEEKEND REPORT (Sept. 27-Oct. 3): Southside, South San ascend to first place

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Holy Cross, Kennedy. Lanier, McCollum, Memorial, Sam Houston, South San, Southside, Southwest. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: link unavailable Four area teams finished the week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3 in first place, including upstarts Southside and South San. Holy Cross (35-6, 11-0) and McCollum… Read More VOLLEYBALL WEEKEND REPORT (Sept. 27-Oct. 3): Southside, South San ascend to first place

VOLLEYBALL: Royals trying to sow seeds for future success

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: St. Gerard. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: link unavailable   St. Gerard is relying on its experience and enthusiasm to set the tone for future success in TAPPS District 3-III. The Royals (3-7, 0-4) have a foundation of eight seniors under new coach Leo… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Royals trying to sow seeds for future success

FOOTBALL: Cowboys forge three-way tie for second in 28-5A

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Jefferson, McCollum. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Ramirez-Ortega-carry-McCollum-past-Jefferson-6562804.php   PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/McCollum-in-three-way-tie-for-second-6568752.php     McCollum took some time to find its bearings with a new coaching staff, but the Cowboys made a statement Oct. 9 that they’ve arrived. The Cowboys (3-3, 3-1)… Read More FOOTBALL: Cowboys forge three-way tie for second in 28-5A

FOOTBALL: Hurricanes reach full force in first-place showdown

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Highlands, Sam Houston. Photos taken by KJ Toso. For more photos or to purchase photos, please visit: http://kjtoso.photoshelter.com           Seven games into the 2015 season, Sam Houston has yet to face an opponent who can slow its furious offensive pace, but showed a bit more of what their… Read More FOOTBALL: Hurricanes reach full force in first-place showdown

FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Highlands, Sam Houston on collision course

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Burbank, Highlands, Jefferson, Lanier, Sam Houston. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE:       Sam Houston (6-0, 4-0) and Highlands (4-1, 3-0) each remained undefeated heading into their Oct. 8 District 28-5A showdown at Alamo Stadium. Sam Houston downed rival Brackenridge (1-5, 1-3)… Read More FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: Highlands, Sam Houston on collision course

FOOTBALL: Trick play carries Harlandale past Edison

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Edison, Harlandale. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: A football play said to have its roots in the 1930s or 1940s is experiencing a re-birth in District 28-5A this year. The hook-and-ladder play had a key role in Highlands’ victory over Edison Sept. 18. Oct.… Read More FOOTBALL: Trick play carries Harlandale past Edison

FOOTBALL: Memorial takes hope for future from Seguin loss

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Memorial. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE:     A pair of turnovers in its Oct 2 game against Seguin will haunt Memorial, but the Minutemen can appreciate the performances of two sophomores. Seguin (1-4, 1-2) scored on the snap following the first-quarter turnovers to… Read More FOOTBALL: Memorial takes hope for future from Seguin loss

FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT (Sept. 17-19): Highlands regroups after bye week, downs Edison

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Central Catholic, Edison, Highlands, Jefferson, Lanier. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Holy-Cross-buries-Hondo-with-offensive-tidal-wave-6533799.php   Highlands (2-1, 1-0) exploded out of its bye week with a decisive District 28-5A win over Edison (2-2, 1-1) Sept. 18 at the SAISD Sports Complex. The Owls snapped a10-game district losing streak with help… Read More FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT (Sept. 17-19): Highlands regroups after bye week, downs Edison

FOOTBALL: Brooks Academy takes step back to move forward

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brooks Academy. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: Link unavailable. Please check back.   With injuries mounting and its ranks dwindling, Brooks Academy made the difficult decision to forfeit its Oct. 2 non-district game against Cotulla. With about eight starters injured and unavailable from a… Read More FOOTBALL: Brooks Academy takes step back to move forward

VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 10)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Matches of Oct. 4-10 Monday’s matches No matches scheduled Tuesday’s matches District 28-6A Southwest (17-13 ???, 3-1) 3,  Corpus Christi Ray (2-9 ???, 1-3) 0 (25-17, 25-8, 26-24). South San (14-14, 4-0) 3, Corpus Christi Carroll (6-12 ???, 1-3) 0 (25-16, 25-15, 25-17) East Central (19-17, 3-1) 3, Corpus Christi King (0-9 ???, 0-4)… Read More VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 10)

FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 10)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface WEEK 7 SCHEDULE (Oct. 8-10) Thursday’s games District 28-6A Corpus Christi Carroll (4-2, 1-0) 49, East Central (1-5, 0-1) 28 Corpus Christi King (6-0, 1-0) 42, Southwest (1-5, 0-1)  3 District 28-5A Sam Houston (7-0, 5-0) 34, Highlands (4-2, 3-1) 6 District 29-5A Medina Valley (4-2, 3-0) 14, Laredo Nixon (1-5, 1-2)… Read More FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 10)

FOOTBALL: Remaining area schedule (Oct. 8-Nov. 7)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface WEEK 7 SCHEDULE (Oct. 8-10) Thursday’s games District 28-6A East Central (1-4, 0-0) vs. Corpus Christi Carroll (3-2, 0-0) at Buccaneer Stadium, Corpus Christi, 7:30 p.m. Southwest (1-4, 0-0) vs. Corpus Christi King (5-0, 0-0) at Cabaniss Stadium, Corpus Christi, 7 p.m. District 28-5A Sam Houston (6-0, 4-0) vs. Highlands… Read More FOOTBALL: Remaining area schedule (Oct. 8-Nov. 7)