It is a quick journey to the good old days. Not exactly a revelation for many but a sobering thought personally based on the realization it has been 30 years since Comanche High School kicked a group of us troublemakers out the door.
Every Thursday, loyal food fans are treated to food recommendations in the print copy of The Baytown Sun. Known as Hot Spots, venues that advertise on the page are those most typically visited. We go sample the goods and describe it in what is hopefully an interesting and entertaining manner.
Tim Tebow is not the first professional athlete to switch gears and try another sport. In fact, it happens all the time. There are a number of baseball players that washed out and reappeared as quarterbacks at the college level. Michael Jordan stepped away from basketball in his prime to pla…
It was about midway through the baseball season that I looked up Barbers Hill head coach David Denny’s baseball career at the University of Texas. And it was quite an impressive list of accomplishments.
Like many Oklahomans, I will remember where I was the day I learned Bob Stoops was going to resign as the head coach of the University of Oklahoma.
For all its perceived problems, the Big 12 has been doing it right when it comes to the most important argument of all.
It happened earlier than expected, but there was a passing of the torch last Friday night. And all evidence indicates the future of Barbers Hill softball is secure.
An quick start by the Goose Creek Memorial Patriots boys soccer team was enough to hold up in finishing off a season sweep against rival Sterling Friday night.
Hailey Pequeno of the Goose Creek Memorial girls soccer team takes a second to inquire about a foul call Thursday during the Lady Patriots 2-1 win over visiting Ball. GCM (3-6-2) got a game-winning goal from Kayleen Figueroa and a first-half strike from Yaeli Alaniz. “It was a back-and-forth…
MONT BELVIEU - The Barbers Hill Lady Eagles softball team found its proper footing on day one of the Huffman Tournament as it hosted two games Thursday and did so as a very inhospitable host.
The Goose Creek Memorial boys soccer team maintained a solid foothold on second place in District 22-5A with a 3-2 come-from-behind win Tuesday at home against Manvel.
Avant Coleman of Goose Creek Memorial goes after the shot attempt by Crosby’s PJ Haggerty during Saturday’s Region 3 quarterfinal at Barnett Stadium. GCM prevailed 79-76 in overtime to advance to 7 p.m. today’s semifinal against Katy Paetow at the M.O. Campbell Educational Center in Houston.…
Houston Northside turned Thursday Class 5A Region 3 area basketball title game into a street fight, but the Goose Creek Memorial Patriots delivered the knockout blow.
In a season where the Goose Creek Memorial boys basketball team recorded its first ever playoff win, could it be that it may go hand-in-hand with its inaugural postseason run?
In a matchup between the two top teams in District 22-5A boys soccer, the host Goose Creek Memorial Patriots fell behind early and couldn’t recover in a 4-1 loss to first-place Friendswood.
Barbers Hill graduate and University of Texas women’s basketball standout Charli Collier teamed up with Roppolo’s Pizzeria owner Marc Roppolo to give back to the Austin community in the wake of the winter storm.
Big time potential was in store for the Barbers Hill baseball team a year ago before it had to shut everything down in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Maybe l should stick my hat around the door on a stick to see if anybody is going to take a shot at it since I’ve been saying Texas has the best winters in America. The forecast is now calling for a low temp of one degree above zero, Fahrenheit! Broken limbs and sometime entire trees litter …
Three area girls basketball teams will begin their playoff journey this week and it starts tonight in Port Arthur when the Sterling Lady Rangers – making their first playoff appearance in six years – tip off against undefeated Beaumont United.
The Manvel Mavericks scored in the first minute of the match, added some insurance before halftime and used that start to gain pole position in a 3-0 victory against Robert E. Lee in Baytown Tuesday night.
Every year about this time, some men and women go into something akin to mild depression. And please don’t think I’m belittling the post combat malady known as PTSD when I call it “After Hunting Season Downer”, or “AHSD”.