Lady Mustang Alaina Schaeffer smacked a three-run home run during a five-run third inning, leading Friendswood to a 7-3 win over Crosby in the opening game of a best-of-three Class 5A softball playoff series Thursday night in Friendswood.
With a five-run fourth inning and then six more runs in the bottom of the fifth, it was enough for the Crosby Lady Cougars to run-rule the Angleton Ladycats 11-1 in the Class 5A Region III area round matchup in front of a packed, loud and boisterous crowd.
Goose Creek Memorial High School sophomore goalkeeper Layla Anaya and junior defenseman Gloria Martinez were named to the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches 2022 All Region team.
The season came to an end for both Barbers Hill reigning championship teams — the Barbers Hills Eagles boys baseball team and the Lady Eagles softball team — over the weekend.
PEARLAND — Friday's Region III-5A area playoff game had everything. There was a weather day, a blackout, a candle lighting ceremony, a controversial call and a walk-off win.
Alexis Stuart, aka 00, found out early that the best way to shut down the doubters is to strike ‘em out. And in her case, that means literally.
What started out as a childhood pony ride at the local fair led to 13-year-old Jocalynn “Jocie” Pages galloping toward national horseback riding recognition last weekend.
Goose Creek CISD Athletic Director Lee Martinez described the district’s “Portrait of an Athlete” as someone with enthusiasm, competitiveness, accountability who is high school/college ready and has a heart for the community.
In the first round of the baseball playoffs, Anahuac watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in an 11-1 loss to Central Heights in Game 1 Friday in Jasper.
HOUSTON (AP) — Sure, it's early. But Justin Verlander's work this season in his return from Tommy John surgery is an encouraging sign that the two-time Cy Young Award winner can return to elite form after almost two years away from the game.
The Crosby High School softball team beat La Porte 2-1 Saturday to sweep the first round series against La Porte and become Bi-District champs. The Lady Cougars will face Angleton in the area round with the first of three games starting Friday at Crosby High School.
Several area track and field athletes qualified for the UIL State Track and Field Meet May 12-14 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin. Competitors had to finish first or second to automatically qualify for the state meet.
The Barbers Hill Lady Eagles softball team hosted the Lady Mavericks from Manvel Wednesday night, defeating them 11-1 in Game 1 of the first round of the playoffs.
Bitter rivals Warren Johnson and Scott Geoffrion staring each other down in the pre-stage beams for more than a minute in what would become known as “The Burnout.” On-the-way-up stars Scott Kalitta and Jeg Coughlin Jr. earning their first victories, setting them up for future multi-time worl…
The Houston Texans have a first-round draft pick for the first time since 2019, and thanks to the Deshaun Watson trade they have two selections in the opening round.
In the season’s final game, Sterling defeated Lee, 10-6, Tuesday at Sterling. The back-and-forth affair featured five lead changes between the crosstown rivals.
As the 2022 Texas high school track and field season progresses toward the state championships in May, numerous local track and field athletes posted regional-qualifying finishes at the area 21/22-5A Track and Field Championships at Barbers Hill High School.
The Barbers Hill Lady Eagles soccer team landed multiple players on the District 21-5A first team all-district list, including junior Jacie Meredith (24 goals on the year) who was named the district’s Most Valuable Player and senior Ashlynn Bolieu who was named Goalkeeper of the Year.
In the first all-female final round in NHRA Pro Stock history, Houston native Erica Enders closed out Houston Raceway Park in style, picking up the win in front of a sold-out crowd at her home track on Sunday at the 35th and final NHRA SpringNationals.
In the final regular season game, the Barbers Hill Lady Eagles ( 25-6 ) defeated Beaumont United 13-0 on Friday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout.
BAYTOWN, Texas – Four-time defending Top Fuel world champion Steve Torrence closed out qualifying in style on Saturday at Houston Raceway Park, vaulting past Brittany Force to claim the No. 1 spot at the final NHRA SpringNationals.
The Ross S. Sterling High School boys track team had a great night Thursday, advancing two relay teams and three individuals to the Region 3-5A meet, which will be held April 29-30 at Turner Stadium in Humble.
A team of NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series drivers from John Force Racing came out Friday to reminisce at the 35th annual NHRA SpringNationals, which is the final NHRA race at Houston Raceway Park.
It’s where Erica Enders grew up racing and after building years of memories, the four-time Pro Stock world champion will now try to close out Houston Raceway Park with a NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series victory.
J.R. Todd has been part of the Kalitta Motorsports fold since 2014, and although he can now be found behind the wheel of the DHL Toyota GR Supra, Todd actually got his start with the team in a Top Fuel dragster. Since that time, he’s claimed at least one win in all but one season with Team K…
Baytown council has agreed to approve a $144,000 agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates to make parking improvements and add turf to the Wayne Gray Sports Complex.
Undefeated in district play, it’s no surprise that Goose Creek Memorial’s boys soccer team led the way in area selections to the 2022 District 22-5A all-district team.
The significance of winning this week’s 35th annual NHRA Spring Nationals at Houston Raceway Park is not lost on Top Fuel point leader Steve Torrence, the just-turned-39-year-old Texan who this year is trying to become just the fourth driver in NHRA history to secure as many as five straight…
I was in Beaumont last week giving a talk to a ladies’ group. My gracious hosts were Bill and Kelly Munro. Bill is the grandson of “Uncle Josh” Munro, the man who introduced me to the tangles and treasures of the outdoors. Kelly and I were visiting over coffee when the conversation turned to…
The Texas Girls Coaches Association selects Academic All-State teams in all conferences in basketball. Athletes must be seniors with a grade point average of 94 or above for grades 9 through 11. Earning spots on the list are Barbers Hill basketball players Delaney Dunham, Shelby Edgar, Rache…
When John Force started running Funny Cars in the early 1970s, there were a lot of people — including probably himself — who thought he’d be lucky to get one national event win. They were right, as it took him 10 years of national event competition and nine runner-ups before he scored his fi…
Summer Marron didn’t allow a single run against Sterling, throwing a complete game shutout and leading Goose Creek Memorial to a 15-0 victory oveer Sterling on Thursday.