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Pearland’s Casey Russell to play at the PGA Championship

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS For the avid golfer, playing in a PGA event would be a dream come true, though most part-time golfers don’t have the skill to compete against the best golfers in the world. But in the case of Pearland’s Casey Russell, PGA Pro at Golfcrest Country Club, …

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Friendswood named finalist for Sportsmanship Award

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS For the fourth time in the past seven years, the Friendswood Mustangs have been selected as a finalist for the Sportsmanship Award by the Touchdown Club of Houston. Title sponsors for the gala are Comerica Bank and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. The event will be …

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Athletes register, prepare for Winter Games

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By KAROLYN GEPHART The Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) Winter Games of Texas scheduled in Pearland will begin Jan. 18. The 3-day event, patterned after the Olympic Games, is a sports festival for Texas amateur athletes of all ages and skill levels. Amateur athletes will compete in their sport of …

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15-0 Sharks Going to State!!!

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For the first time in school history, the Shadow Creek Sharks, who are playing their first season of varsity football, are on their way to face the Dallas Highland Park Scots (15-0) on Saturday, Dec. 22 at 11:00 a.m. at AT&T Stadium in Arlington for the Class 5A Division state …

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Shadow Creek overcomes slow start to oust Foster 25-21

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS For the second time this season, Shadow Creek rallied to defeat district foe Richmond Foster to capture the Class 5A Region III Div. I championship 25-21 to advance to the 5A Division I state semifinals against the San Antonio Wagner Thunderbirds (13-1) at NRG Stadium on …

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Shadow Creek dismantles Georgetown 36-7

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS As they have done all season, the 13-0 Shadow Creek Sharks continued their perfect journey in their first varsity football season with a convincing 36-7 win over the Georgetown Eagles (9-4) in the Class 5A Region III Div. I semifinals. The Sharks advance to the 5A …

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Dream season continues for Shadow Creek

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS The game between Shadow Creek and Cedar Park could have been like watching paint dry as there were over 20 punts in the game with a few scores in between. Shadow Creek is in their first year of varsity competition and they are now 12-0 while …

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Manvel pounces on Barbers Hill 62-42 to advance

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS The final score between Manvel and Barbers Hill was not a true indication of the game that was played. In the first half, both teams scored multiple times as there were five scores within a 3:28 time span leaving the score tied 28-28 as both team …

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Rock & Roll, FHS Royalty all part of Homecoming 2018

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Homecoming for Friendswood High School was during the week of Oct. 15-19. Rock ‘n’ Roll was this year’s theme for the Homecoming Parade Thursday, Oct. 18. The annual event had 33 entries with many clubs and organizations portraying classic rock bands. The parade also included Homecoming queen and sweetheart finalists, …

2018 High School football season kicks off this week

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BY DR. DAVID DAVIS The area football teams will kickoff the 2018 football season this coming Thursday and Friday. The teams have wrapped up their scrimmage schedules and now they are ready to get the real season underway. Here are the teams and how they match up to their opponents: …