Since May, Wilson has been hard at work creating 98,000 balls for this year’s US Open in their factories near Bangkok. Each ball goes through 24 production steps from start to finish before being sent out to the tournament in New York. Here’s how it’s done. click here for complete story
The player of the game in The Woodlands’s win over Cy-Fair was junior quarterback Eric Schmid.
Both the Highlanders and Lady Highlanders won team titles despite not having runners finish in the top five.
The Lady Highlanders had all of its top five point scorers finish in the top 20 of the girls Varsity A race to hold off Katy Cinco Ranch for the team title. click here for complete story
Conroe’s football team showed up at Buddy Moorhead Memorial Stadium ready to make a statement.
The Aldine Nimitz Cougars showed up. And that was about it.
Conroe manhandled the visiting Cougars from Houston, and junior quarterback Colby Kizzie did the rest. Kizzie passed for 242 yards and three touchdowns, leading the Tigers to a 45-2 rout on Friday night. click here for complete story
The Woodlands High School (TX) 2016 defenseman-LSM Johnny Daniels has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Bellarmine University. click here for complete story
Oak Ridge’s football team has been to the playoffs in each of the last two seasons, and the War Eagles may have Montgomery County’s most versatile threat in senior quarterback Braden Letney.
But Letney needed a little help from his friends on Saturday night, as Morton Ranch played host to the War Eagles in the season opener for both teams at Rhodes Stadium. click here for complete story
Colby Kizzie came out early and showed the public that 2105 could be a breakout year for the talented junior, as evidenced in Conroe’s big win over Nimitz 45-2.
On the first play of the game Kizzie sent a play-action missile to junior wide receiver Kobe Jackson. The early score set the pace for the Tigers as Kizzie would have another touchdown pass and sophomore running back Donaven Lloyd would run for 2 scores. click here for complete story
This fall, the popular spot for getting that morning caffeine fix may also become the place to go after work to wind down with a beer or glass of wine.
With its latest business initiative, Starbucks Coffee Co. is introducing Starbucks Evenings – where it will serve craft beer, wine and small plates – and three Woodlands area locations will be among the stores launching the new service this fall. click here for complete story
Investigators were trying to determine Sunday what may have motivated a 30-year-old man accused of ambushing a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff’s deputy filling his patrol car with gas in what authorities believe was a targeted killing. click here for complete story
With its latest update, photo-sharing app Instagram keeps getting easier to use, but there’s one feature that’s still a little tricky to figure out: removing unwanted photo tags.
If you’re not familiar with how Instagram tags work, every photo you are tagged in on Instagram is visible in a “tagged” section of your profile. This means that if they look hard enough, anybody perusing your recent Valencia-filtered snapshots can also see that unflattering #ThrowbackThursday photo your college roommate tagged you in. click here for complete story
The War Eagles immediately started off strong and were quick to put the first points on the board, but Morton Ranch came back the next play and tied the game. The Mavericks made two more touchdowns during the first half, bringing the halftime score to 21-7. click here for complete story
A 19-year-old man was hospitalized after he went nearly seven minutes underwater at a private lake Saturday.
The man, whose identity was not released, was transported in critical condition, according to the Montgomery County Hospital District. His condition was unknown. click here for complete story
The Kingwood Mustangs opened the 2015 cross country season at the Gator Swamp Classic at Jack Brooks Park in Dickinson. The Mustang girls were the meet champion and the boys placed second.
In the girls race, Kingwood (45 points), College Park (84), and Dawson (101) were the top three teams in the twelve team field. click here for complete story
HCN photo by Andrew BuckleyCollege Park’s Kennedi Smith, here competing against Kingwood in 2014, had 25 kills in the Lady Cavaliers’ five-set victory over Klein Oak on Friday night.
The Houston Symphony heats up the stage at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion with Music of the Americas September 10 at 8 p.m. This classical concert features Latin-inspired pieces from “West Side Story” and famed composers Leonard Bernstein, James Moody, Silvestre Revueltas, Astor Piazzolla and Heitor Villa-Lobos.
Tickets are $20 for orchestra seating. Mezzanine and lawn seating are free courtesy of The Wortham Foundation. Tickets are not required for free seating. Gates open at 7 p.m. Click here for complete story
College Park dropped its first two sets against Klein Oak on Friday night, but the Lady Cavaliers came back with a vengeance.
College Park rallied to defeat the Lady Panthers 17-25, 23-25, 25-13, 25-15, 15-8.
Veteran College Park coach Candice Collins was thrilled with the victory. The Lady Cavs’ Kennedi Smith led the way with a team-high 25 kills, along with 21 digs.
Clear Creek edges Lady Highlanders
Clear Creek won the last two sets to outlast The Woodlands 18-25, 25-10, 23-25, 25-15, 15-6.
The Woodlands fell to 18-3 on the season and will have an open date on Tuesday.
Watch the entire game On-Demand, presented by Wiesner Auto Group.
The elusive Schmid gained 45 yards on the ground despite having a nifty 27 yard scamper get called back on a holding call that occurred on the other side of the field. Through the air, Schmid threw for 88 yards and two touchdowns. Schmid split time with senior, Craig Heiser, who threw for 80 yards to include a TD connection to Connor Patrick. click here for complete story
The Woodlands College Park High School volleyball team took on a formidable foe when hosting the Klein Oak Panthers, Friday, August 28.
Klein Oak, ranked 118 nationally, overshadowed College Park in size and the depth of their bench, and it appeared that they would claw their way to victory after taking the first two sets 25-17, 25-23. College Park rallied to win the three final sets 25-13, 25-15, 15-8; a testimony to the team’s tenacity and training. click here for complete story
A suspect has been arrested for the deadly ambush of a Harris County sheriff’s deputy, fatally gunned down without warning Friday night while filling up his patrol car at a northwest Harris County gas station.
Deputy Darren Goforth, 47, has just left an accident scene hen he stopped by a gas station on Telge and West Road. As he was pumping gas, a man approached him from behind, said nothing and fired multiple shots. Once the deputy fell to the ground, the suspect fired more shots. Deputy Goforth was pronounced dead on the scene. click here for complete story