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Football | Johnson continuing to improve at QB for Highlanders

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The Woodlands quarterback Quinton Johnson (12) throws a pass during the varsity football game against Oak Ridge on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at Woodforest Bank Stadium.

While the weather radar indicated only a light pregame rain shower would hit Woodforest Bank Stadium on Friday evening, The Woodlands quarterback Quinton Johnson and the rest of the Highlanders were ready to take the venue by storm.

They did just that, pulling away from Oak Ridge in the second half for a resounding 49-14 victory. Johnson, who started his third game for The Woodlands this season, was a key contributor as the No. 8 state-ranked Highlanders (4-1, 3-0) moved into sole possession of first place in District 12-6A. continue reading

FOOTBALL | Oak Ridge, The Woodlands HS square off in battle of 12-6A unbeatens

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The Woodlands running back Bryeton Gilford (25) runs past the outstretch arms of Beaumont West Brook defensive back O’Brien Coleman (22) during the fourth quarter of a District 12-6A high school football game

In a matchup between the final two teams with flawless records in District 12-6A, something has to give tonight when Oak Ridge and The Woodlands square off at Woodforest Bank Stadium. The two sides will get the heavyweight battle started at 7:30 p.m., and the victor will emerge with sole possession of first place in the standings. continue reading

Football | Kesean Carter’s 5-touchdown performance leads The Woodlands past George Ranch

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The Woodlands wide receiver Kesean Carter (6) smiles after catching 20-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Quinn Binney during the third quarter of a non-district high school football game at Woodforest Bank Stadium, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Shenandoah.

When Woodforest Bank Stadium opened its gates in 2008, it was the crown jewel of a Conroe ISD sports complex that came with a $40 million price tag. And since that time, The Woodlands High School football program has certainly gotten its money’s worth.

The Highlanders captured their 30th consecutive victory at their home venue on Friday evening, defeating George Ranch 52-12 in non-district action behind 313 all-purpose yards and five touchdowns from Texas Tech commit Kesean Carter. Read more…

SOCCER | Ex-Lady Highlander keeps public informed during Hurricane Harvey

 

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Former Lady Highlander soccer player Olivia Kintigh is now working as a broadcast meteorologist for Wilkens Weather Technologies.

Olivia Kintigh was determined to be a meteorologist.

Graduating from The Woodlands High School in 2009, the former All-Montgomery County Girls Soccer Player of the Year was bound of the University of Oklahoma with weather on her mind. Read more…

Football | Bonner focused on recovery, providing leadership after injury

Ethan Bonner was a rising star in The Woodlands’ secondary last season. The 6-foot-1, 170-pound defensive back led the Highlanders with five interceptions last year as the team finished as state finalists with a record of 15-1. continue reading…

Boys Basketball: The Woodlands blows past Horn, advances to area round

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After being eliminated by Westfield in the first round of last year’s playoffs, The Woodlands has been determined to make a deep run in 2017. The Highlanders have started their postseason journey about as well as any team can with a 64-42 blowout win over Mesquite Horn in the Region II-6A bi-district round Tuesday night at the Johnson Activity Center at Fairfield High School. read more…