The Hurricanes put 65 points on the Wildcat Stadium scoreboard to overshadow another impressive output by the Angleton offense as the Wildcats fell 65-45 to drop to 0-2 in District 10-5A.
Seniors David Gomez of Brazosport and Richard Harrison of Sweeny, along with Columbia sophomore Ramon Saldivar and freshmen Lela Irwin of Columbia and Megan Ferrell of Brazosport, all qualified from Thursday’s District 25-4A Cross Country Meet at the Oxea Golf Course in Bay City.
The Buccaneers placed second overall with 56 points against District 24-6A opponents Clear Lake (39), Clear Springs (76), Clear Falls (90), Clear Brook (114) and Clear Creek (167).
Some have suggested that maybe this old angler lost his pen and pad while others thought he might have hung up his rod and reel on the wall and just quit fishing. Let me be very clear, none of that is true.
The Lady Panthers lost to the Hardin Lady Hornets in straight sets 25-25,25-14,25-18 Thursday night in the UIL Class 3A Bi-District round of the playoffs at Alvin Shadow Creek.
Working on extending its season the Columbia Lady Necks were headed toward a fourth set in the Class 4A Region IV bi-district round against Rockport-Fulton on Thursday, but things went awry as they were swept 25-18, 25-19, 25-23.
The Exporters (0-3, 2-5) take on the Stafford Spartans (1-2, 2-6) at 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon at Hopper Field in a District 12-4A D-I matchup.
Sweeny had one job Friday night. Win to get in the postseason, and the Bulldogs (2-2, 3-6) beat the Brookshire Royal Falcons (0-4, 1-5) 41-20 in a District 12-4A D-II matchup at Falcon Stadium in Pattison.
ROSENBERG — A couple of late pushes by both Angleton Wildcat’s Isaac Dominguez and Ladycat’s Magadenla Torres at the District 24-5A Cross Country Meet Wednesday morning helped them achieved their goals.
The Columbia Roughnecks ((1-2, 4-3) take on the No. 7 El Campo Ricebirds (3-0, 6-1) on the road in a District 12-4A D-I matchup at 7 p.m. Friday at Ricebird Stadium.
Brazoswood came out strong for its senior night, but the Lady Bucs (2-9, 7-9) weren't able to overcome the Clear Lake Lady Falcons (4-6) in a District 24-6A matchup Tuesday night at Performance Gym. They lost in straight sets 25-22, 25-22, 25-23.
The Brazosport Christian Lady Eagles some how battled those inner demons to pull out a four set volleyball victory 16-25, 25-22, 25-23, 25-22 to win the TAPPS District 8 title on Tuesday against Baytown Christian.
LAKE JACKSON — A change in direction prompted Robby Crihfield to change course from becoming a basketball coach to a volleyball coach instead.
Playing football in his third season at Mary Hardin-Baylor has been unusual for Cameron Williams, but also eye opening and educational.
WALLIS — Running a bit short-handed, the Danbury High School cross country team showed up at the District 24-3A Meet on Monday but were unable to qualify anyone to the Region III Meet.
Fellowship. Community. Integrity. Those are the values the Brazoria County Pan American Golf Association go by and it showed at its 17th annual Golf Invitational fundraiser Saturday morning at Freeport Municipal Golf Course.
It wasn’t suppose to end like this, but Khabib Nurmagomedov, one of the greatest mixed martial artist of all time, ended his career after submitting Justin Gaethje in the second round on Saturday in UFC 254 in Abu Dhabi.
The Bulldogs (1-2, 2-6) took a hard loss to the Sealy Tigers (3-0, 5-2) 42-7 Friday night in a District 12-4A D-II matchup at Bulldog Stadium. Sweeny was in position to make a comeback in the second half, but could not come up with the plays to turn the game around.
Manvel’s tandem of De’Monte Seymore (15-249 yards, four TDs) and Ty Harris (20-185, two TDs) accumulated 434 of the close to 900 combined rushing yards to lead the Mavericks to a 49-28 victory.
The Dickinson Gators were rested and chomping at the bit to play football, as they blew by the Brazoswood Buccaneers 59-0 in their District 24-6A opener Saturday afternoon at Sam Vitanza Stadium.
LAKE JACKSON — Returning a favor that Baytown Christian extended to them back on Oct. 6, the Brazosport Christian Lady Eagles held serve on its home court on Thursday by sweeping the Ladyldogs on the volleyball court 25-16, 25-15, 25-4.
The Buccaneers (0-1, 1-3) take on the Dickinson Gators (0-0, 1-0) at 1 p.m. Saturday afternoon in a District 24-6A matchup at Vitanza Stadium in Dickinson. Brazoswood had a longer week to prepare, and playing to the Brazoswood standard is what the coaching staff wants to see.
In trying to put some separation between themselves and other District 12-4A D-I teams, the Columbia Roughnecks will again have to bring its top game to Griggs Field today against Stafford.
The Danbury Panthers (0-3, 1-4) face the Rice Consolidated Raiders (1-2, 2-5) at 7:30 p.m. today in a District 14-3A DII matchup at Raider Stadium in Altair.
LAKE JACKSON — Trying to make amends after heading to Bryan last week and laying an egg in TAPPS 1A District 5 play to Bryan St. Joseph the Brazosport Christian Eagles want to get some redemption at Baytown Christian Academy today.
ANGLETON — Coming off a bye week and three consecutive non district victories the Angleton Wildcats will dig their teeth into District 10-5A D-I starting with Manvel this Friday.
It might be a time to panic for the Brazosport Exporters to feel some pressure to turn around their season as they sit tied with Stafford at the bottom of the District 12-4A D-I standings.
Progress continues with the Angleton Ladycats on the volleyball court as they are taking things one match at a time. On Tuesday in a District 24-5A matchup they met up with Fort Bend Kempner and were swept 25-13, 25-16, 25-18.
As swimming has returned back to the local swimming pools there are some protocols that they are following as well like in Angleton where there was a Dual Meet versus Brazoswood and Fort Bend Kempner this past Thursday.
The Exporters (0-2, 2-4) lost to the El Campo Ricebirds (2-0, 5-1) in a District 12-4A matchup Friday night at Hopper Field. Brazosport rotated quarterbacks Kariyen Goins and Randon Fontenette, but couldn't get much consistency in the game.