Tag: Rachel Reed

Profile on TWHS volleyball player, Rachel Reed

Rachel_ReedHere at Woodlands Online sports, we like to profile as many young student athletes as possible from the many schools in the large area we cover. We like to spread it around and involve as many schools as possible. However, it is no coincidence that the Woodlands High School volleyball team has seen their share of profiles. Why? Well, because over the last two years you could count on two hands how many matches the whole program has lost and that includes the feeder program at McCullough Junior High. click here for complete story

Volleyball: The Woodlands Lady Highlander volleyball team

The Woodlands Lady Highlander volleyball team

The Woodlands High School volleyball team won back-to-back state titles, in 2013 and this school year winning the 2014 University Interscholastic League, or UIL, class 6A state championship.     The team’s record for 2014 was 40-3, and the Lady Highlanders defeated Clear Falls in the state title game.

Head coach Leslie Madison said the Lady Highlanders’ second consecutive state title was attributable in large part to the team’s five returning seniors who instilled a champion sense in the new varsity players.  click here for complete story and credits

The Woodlands sees 33 ink on signing day

Packed inside of The Woodlands gymnasium, relatives, teammates and teachers all cheered on the future athletic standouts from The Woodlands High School Wednesday during National Signing Day.

A total of 33 student athletes sat in line, and awaited their opportunity to be recognized for their outstanding work, while also getting a chance to thank those who helped them reach this point in their young careers. click here for complete story



Volleyball: The Texas Sports Writers Association chooses The Woodlands’ Madison as Coach of the Year

The Woodlands volleyball team conquered one obstacle after another on its way to the Class 6A state championship last month.

The Lady Highlanders lost seven players from the 45-0 team that won the 5A state championship in 2013. They shrugged off a District 16-6A loss to a talented Oak Ridge squad in October. And they survived a match point in the state semifinals against San Antonio Churchill.

The Woodlands had three players selected to the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 6A All-State team and the Lady Highlanders’ coach, Leslie Madison, was chosen as the TSWA Coach of the Year. click here for complete story

Volleyball: Parade honors The Woodlands’ state championship volleyball team

The Woodlands volleyball player Julia Pasch waves to fans during a parade in celebration of the program's second straight state volleyball title at Market Street Thursday.
The Woodlands volleyball player Julia Pasch waves to fans during a parade in celebration of the program’s second straight state volleyball title at Market Street Thursday.

The Woodlands volleyball team was sent out with one final hooray as players, coaches, fans, students and the Highlander band gathered to celebrate the team’s Class 6A state championship.

The Lady Highlanders’ stellar season was celebrated on Market Street at a ceremony put on by The Woodlands Township in conjunction with Market Street on Thursday.

“It’s overwhelming the amount of support we get from the community,” The Woodlands coach Leslie Madison said. “It’s awesome to see familiar faces out here and people that we don’t know that support us and the people that we work with – other coaches and teachers who are here. … It means a lot.”

The Woodlands won its second consecutive state title with a four-set win over Clear Falls in Garland. The Lady Highlanders finished with a 41-3 record on the year. click here for complete story

Volleyball: The Woodlands’ Quinn, Reed named All-State by TGCA

The Woodlands seniors Courtney Quinn and Rachel Reed were both named Class 6A All-State by the Texas Girls Coaches Association on Monday.

The duo were the lone area representatives on the list that are compiled by members of the TGCA. click here for complete story548747f8aeaa0.image


Volleyball: Montgomery County Player of the Year: Magnolia’s Morgan Miller

To say it was a successful year for volleyball in Montgomery County would be a vast understatement. With nine schools qualifying for the postseason, the area was overloaded with outstanding players, coaches and teams. But when all was said and done, The Woodlands reigned supreme as state champions for the second consecutive season. Because of that, it comes as no surprise that three of The Courier’s annual superlative awards went to the Lady Highlanders, who won the Class 6A title with a 40-3 record.

Magnolia, however, had one player who stood above the rest. click here for complete story