Tag: 14-5A Baseball

Track & Field: The Woodlands boys, girls finish second at regional meet

The Woodlands girls 4×400-meter relay team closed the Region II-6A track and field championships in style.

The Lady Highlanders’ quartet of Ellyana Long, Alyssa Gillespie, Charity Thomas and Kendall Curzan won the event with a time of three minutes, 48.06 seconds, more than three seconds faster than runner-up Killen Harker Heights.

The Woodlands quartet of (from left) Ellyana Long, Alyssa Gillespie, Charity Thomas and Kendall Curzan won the girls 4x400-meter relay Saturday in Waco.
The Woodlands quartet of (from left) Ellyana Long, Alyssa Gillespie, Charity Thomas and Kendall Curzan won the girls 4×400-meter relay Saturday in Waco.

The victory helped The Woodlands finish second in the team standings with 51 points, trailing only Kingwood (55). Another District 16-6A school, Atascocita, was third with 42 points. click here for complete story

Baseball: Oak Ridge hammers The Woodlands 18-5

Despite a strong effort to stay in the game in the middle innings, The Woodlands was outmatched in Monday’s clash against rival Oak Ridge, losing 18-5. As the two teams headed into the fifth inning, the Highlanders (8-8-1, 2-2 in District 16-6A) were down just three, despite giving up four runs before they even had a chance to swing a bat themselves. click here for complete story

 

Boys Basketball: Highlanders rally comes up short against Summer Creek

Paul Thomas showcased why he’s a Division I prospect as he scored 10 fourth quarter points to lead Summer Creek to a 56-47 district win over The Woodlands on Friday night.

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“We didn’t rebound well, we didn’t take care of the ball well, missed a lot of free throws, stuff that you have to do to beat a good team. I was so proud of our guys, when we got down 10 (points), we came back and got it within one and we had a chance,” said Highlanders Head Coach Dale Reed. click here for complete story

Volleyball: The Woodlands sweeps McNeil in area round

5-15, 25-10, 25-17 in a Class 6A area-round match at Brenham High School.

530b6321b173a.image (1)The Woodlands could face another District 13-6A playoff qualifier in the regional quarterfinals. The Highlanders will play the winner of Friday’s match between Westwood and Klein Collins.

“We have to take it one match at a time,” said Highlanders coach Leslie Madison. “We try not to look too far ahead because it’s playoffs and anything can happen, but we control our own destiny.”

Courtney Quinn had 14 kills and Rachel Reed added 10 for The Woodlands (34-10). Setter Kendal Cook had 34 assists. Senior Rebecca Latham had eight kills for McNeil (34-10) while senior setter Mallory Davidson had 22 assists. Senior libero Sami Frazier added 19 digs. click here for complete story

Basketball: (video) Clearing the Boards with College Park Basketball

Coming off last season where the Cavaliers went three rounds deep in the playoffs College Park brings back a little old school in senior Brett Reed and a little new school in varsity newcomers Jordan Gillian and Quentin Grimes.

Part of their recent success has been the overwhelming success against cross-town rival The Woodlands, whom the Cavaliers have beaten repeatedly over the past few seasons. click here for complete story

Volleyball: Lady Highlanders strike down Lady Cavaliers in three games

The Lady Highlanders (31-2, 8-0) are rolling and starting to resemble

The Lady Highlanders continue to roll through district 16-6A play
The Lady Highlanders continue to roll through district 16-6A play

the national championship team from last year, as they went on the road and bested the College Park Cavaliers (24-7, 5-3) on ‘Dig Pink’ breast cancer awareness night, 25-16, 25-21, 25-15. Since losing to Hebron on August 16th in the Pearland Texas Invitational, which featured 87 of the best teams in the state, the Lady Highlanders have reeled off 25 straight wins, dropping a total of one game during that span (66-1, the one to College Park in their last meeting). click here for complete story

Volleyball: The Woodlands stops Oak Ridge; College Park sweeps Summer Creek

he Woodlands' Hannah Hickman and Rachel Reed celebrate after scoring a point during a high school volleyball game at The Woodlands High School Friday
he Woodlands’ Hannah Hickman and Rachel Reed celebrate after scoring a point during a high school volleyball game at The Woodlands High School Friday

The Woodlands took control early in the match and knocked off Oak Ridge 25-16, 25-12, 25-17 in District 16-6A volleyball action on Friday night. The Lady Highlanders moved into first place by themselves in 16-6A, improving to 26-2 overall and 4-0 in league play. Oak Ridge fell to 25-4 and 4-1 respectively.

College Park sweeps Summer Creek: Emily Thorson had 10 kills and 10 digs, leading College Park past Summer Creek 25-5, 25-9, 25-13. Kennedi Smith had eight kills for the Lady Cavaliers, while Hannah Irwin had 24 assists and six kills. click here for complete story