VOLLEYBALL: Leadership, passing fuel Hurricanes

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Highlands, Sam Houston. http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Leadership-passing-fuel-Sam-Houston-volleyball-6504155.php     In sports, as in life, there is no substitute for leadership. As the season has progressed for Sam Houston (7-11, 3-2), that has been a primary area of growth – and it’s reflected in the Hurricanes’ recent successes. They split two District 28-5A matches Sept.… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Leadership, passing fuel Hurricanes

FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: McCollum’s fourth-quarter surge gives Felux first victory

Southside pulls away from Travis; Edison edges Brack AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brackenridge, Edison, Lanier, McCollum, Southside, Sam Houston. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Harlandale-makes-key-plays-for-first-victory-6509760.php   McCollum (1-2, 1-0) won its first game under first-year coach Greg Felux in impressive fashion, defeating Lanier (0-3, 0-1) 35-19 Sept. 11 in a District 28-5A… Read More FOOTBALL WEEKEND REPORT: McCollum’s fourth-quarter surge gives Felux first victory

FOOTBALL: Fuller leads comeback as Lee downs Southwest

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Southwest. PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY WEDNESDAY FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Fuller-leads-comeback-as-Lee-downs-Southwest-6509767.php   Southwest was halfway to its first 2015 win and the signs looked good, but there still was Kyle Fuller to reckon with. The Dragons (0-3) controlled the ball while producing a strong first half Sept.… Read More FOOTBALL: Fuller leads comeback as Lee downs Southwest

FOOTBALL: Harlandale makes key plays at right time for 28-5A win

AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Harlandale, Jefferson. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE EXPRESS-NEWS WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/sports/high_school/high_school_football/article/Harlandale-edges-Jefferson-in-28-5A-action-6501460.php PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Harlandale-makes-key-plays-for-first-victory-6509760.php     Being optimistic on the football field can be the way to reap important dividends. For Harlandale senior Brandon Rodriguez his actions helped seal a 28-21 win over Jefferson Sept.… Read More FOOTBALL: Harlandale makes key plays at right time for 28-5A win

VOLLEYBALL: Southside outlasts South San in 5 games

Bobcats can’t hold late leads against stubborn Cardinals AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: South San, Southside. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Southside-outlasts-South-San-in-5-games-6493572.php Five-game matches generally are something of a rarity in high school volleyball, but Sept. 1 was an exception. Southside (9-10) was one of three that won marathon matches that day. East… Read More VOLLEYBALL: Southside outlasts South San in 5 games

VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY ROUNDUP: : Holy Cross wins third tourney title

Edison on the rise in 28-5A AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Edison, Fox Tech, Highlands, Holy Cross, Jefferson, Lanier, McCollum, Sam Houston. http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Southside-outlasts-South-San-in-5-games-6493572.php Holy Cross (25-6, 3-0) swept Dallas Parish Episcopal 25-22, 25-19 Sept. 5 in the championship match of the St. Mary’s Hall Tournament. It was the Knights’ third tournament title this season. The Knights also… Read More VOLLEYBALL WEEKLY ROUNDUP: : Holy Cross wins third tourney title

FOOTBALL DIGEST (Weeks 1-2): Sam Houston settles old scores in first two games

Defense keeps Central Catholic unbeaten; Kennedy rebounds with win over Burbank AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Burbank, Central Catholic, Edison, Highlands, Kennedy, Sam Houston, South San, Southside. Sam Houston (2-0) seems bound to avenge its 2014 losses. In Week 1, the Hurricanes reversed the outcome of a game against Bandera. Sept. 4, Southside (1-1) was the victim… Read More FOOTBALL DIGEST (Weeks 1-2): Sam Houston settles old scores in first two games

VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 12)

NOTE: teams we cover are in boldface Matches of Sept. 6-12 Monday’s matches No matches scheduled Tuesday’s matches District 27-5A Boerne Champion (10-8, 3-0) 3, Kennedy (0-15 ???, 0-3) 0 (25-6, 25-9, 25-5) Kerrville Tivy (11-13 ???, 1-2 ???) 3, Lockhart (10-14 ???, 1-2) 0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-19) San Marcos (19-9, 2-2) 3, Floresville (10-14 ???, 1-2) 0 (25-23, 25-22,… Read More VOLLEYBALL: This week’s results (thru Sept. 12)

FOOTBALL: Lanier can’t overcome Pleasanton’s early lead

Voks defense limits Eagles to 62 yards, 5 first downs AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Lanier.   PLEASE RETURN TO THIS STORY LATER THIS WEEK FOR A LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Lanier-couldn-t-overcome-Pleasanton-s-early-6493570.php   Lanier prevented Pleasanton from earning a first down over the last three quarters Sept. 5, but still couldn’t work off a three-touchdown… Read More FOOTBALL: Lanier can’t overcome Pleasanton’s early lead

FOOTBALL: Brooks Academy repeats history with win over Wolfpack

Bengals boot Lee Academy with fourth-quarter touchdown AREA TEAMS INCLUDED: Brooks Academy. PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE SOUTHSIDE REPORTER WEBSITE: http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/communities/southside/article/Brooks-Academy-repeats-history-with-win-over-Lee-6493562.php   All Brooks Academy athletes went through a boot camp before their seasons. The value of the exercise surfaced Sept. 4. The Bengals football team had a gut-check after securing the lead against… Read More FOOTBALL: Brooks Academy repeats history with win over Wolfpack