By Joe Southern firstname.lastname@example.org Jeff Dominguez belted a solo home run in the fourth inning and followed it with a two-run double in the fifth to help lead the Sugar Land Skeeters to a 4-1 Opening Day victory over the Bridgeport Bluefish Thursday at Constellation Field. The Skeeters went on to defeat the Bluefish 6-4 […]
The Stafford High boys soccer team recently completed an excellent season, reaching the regional semifinals for the second time in the past six years. The Spartans, who finished 16-3-3 and shared the Class 4A-District 22 Championship with Brookshire Royal, outscored four playoff opponents by a total of 15-4 goals. Nine Spartans were recently honored on […]
The Stafford High boys soccer team advanced to the UIL Class 4A regional quarterfinals for the second consecutive season after scoring a resounding 6-1 area victory over Bay City on Friday night at Spartans Stadium. “I’m very proud of our kids’ effort tonight – they played very well,” Stafford head coach Ruben Perez said. The […]
The U.S. Tennis Association recently announced that Marlee Zein was named to the first-ever USTA Junior Leadership Team, which recognizes America’s finest junior tennis players who exhibit leadership, sportsmanship and character on and off the court. A resident of Sugar Land, Zein is among nearly 30 players nationwide named to the USTA Junior Leadership Team. […]
A Needville player slides safely into third base as Stafford’s Mathew Castaneda awaits the throw from the outfield during their game in Stafford March 29. The 25th-ranked Blue Jays got the best of the Spartans 10-4.
The Sugar Land Skeeters announced the signing of infielder Brooks Conrad, left-handed pitcher Roy Merritt, left-handed pitcher Derrick Loop and right-handed pitcher Ian Marshall for the 2016 season. Conrad, 36, signs with the Skeeters for a second time. The infielder signed with the Skeeters for the 2015 season but was picked up by the New […]
The Elkins High School boys basketball team defeated Dunbar 101-73 last week and advanced to the 5A state championship game against Lancaster on Saturday at 3 p.m. in San Antonio. The Knights lost a close one to Lancaster 67-64 as the Tigers repeated as 5A state champions.
The Sugar Land Skeeters announced they have acquired infielder Andy LaRoche from the Wichita Wingnuts (AA) for a player to be named later. LaRoche, 32, appeared in 26 games last season for Wichita after being acquired by the Wingnuts on Aug. 11, 2015. He batted .269 with six home runs and 23 RBI. He was […]
The Elkins High School boys basketball team defeated Dunbar 101-73 Thursday night and advances to the 5A state championship game against Lancaster. Elkins fell to Lancaster 67-64 in the 5A state basketball championship Saturday. Good luck, Knights!
The Stafford High boys soccer team celebrated a victory on Feb. 8 at Sealy. The teams played to a 1-1 tie through regulation and two overtimes, but the Spartans won the district match by penalty kicks. The playoffs begin next month.