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 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: 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: Mitchan lifts Highlands to sweep of Jefferson

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Highlands, Jefferson. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Mitchan-lifts-Highlands-to-sweep-of-Jefferson-6540311.php Jefferson was scrapping for every point and threatening to extend the District 28-5A match when Highlands senior Bryten Mitchan made her presence felt. Mitchan (10 kills) registered kills on three of four points, putting third-place Highlands (16-8, 6-2) at match… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Mitchan lifts Highlands to sweep of Jefferson

WEEKLY FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Three traditional powers pick up first win

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, East Central, Lanier, Southwest, . Central Catholic, McCollum, Holy Cross, Sam Houston???? PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Three-traditional-football-powers-pick-up-initial-6540295.php   The wait went on much longer than either Brackenridge, East Central and Southwest are accustomed to, but it ended simultaneously for the area football powerhouses. Each of the… Read More WEEKLY FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Three traditional powers pick up first win

FOOTBALL: Winn fires out of delay to claim upset victory over Southside

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Southside. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Winn-claims-upset-victory-over-Southside-6540310.php     A year ago, Southside established itself as one of the District 29-5A elite. On Sept. 25, the Cardinals dealt with the consequences of being hunted. In his post-game speech to his team, a jubilant Eagle Pass Winn coach Eric… Read More FOOTBALL: Winn fires out of delay to claim upset victory over Southside

VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 3)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Matches of Sept. 27-Oct. 3 Monday’s matches TAPPS 5-3A Schertz John Paul II (19-8, 2-0) 3, Boerne Geneva (24-11, 2-1) 2  (19-25, 25-23, 25-22, 23-25, 15-12) Tuesday’s matches District 28-6A Corpus Christi Ray (2-7 ???, 1-1) 3, Corpus Christi Carroll (5-11 ???, 0-2) 1 (25-9, 25-20, 11-25, 25-21) South San (12-14, 2-0) 3, Corpus… Read More VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 3)

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)

FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 3)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface WEEK 6 SCHEDULE (Oct. 1-3) Thursday’s games District 28-5A Sam Houston (6-0, 4-0) 32, Brackenridge (1-5, 1-3) 14 District 29-5A Somerset (4-1, 2-0) 51, Laredo Martin (3-2, 1-1) 14 Friday’s games District 27-5A Kerrville Tivy (5-0, 3-0) 65, Boerne Champion (3-3, 3-1) 49 Lockhart (6-0, 4-0) 21, Floresville (1-5, 1-3) 10 Alamo Heights (3-3, 2-2)… Read More FOOTBALL: This week’s results (thru Oct. 3)