Eight FBISD students named 2017 Texas National State Karate Champions

Fort Bend ISD students helped form a 16-member athletic team that competed at the 2017 Texas National State Karate Championship and Qualifier in May, with individual members placing in the top three positions of their divisions. They were among 290 athletes from throughout the state to enter the competition, regarded as the largest and most […]

@FtBendAthletics: Woods-Richardson voted District 20 6A most valuable player

By Bill McCaughey For the Fort Bend Star Kempner’s pitching ace, Simeon Woods-Richardson, was voted the most valuable player of District 20 6A. Travis third baseman Kevin Ortiz was voted newcomer of the year, and Ridge Point coach Clinton Welch was voted coach of the year. Kempner finished in a tie for first place with […]

Deer Park beats Travis to earn berth in state tournament

By Bill McCaughey For the Fort Bend Star With two outs in the eighth inning and the bases loaded with Deer, Deer Park’s Jacobi Martinez drew a walk-off walk to send the Deer to the state tournament in Austin this weekend. The final score last Saturday at Crosby High School was Deer Park 2 – […]

@FtBendAthletics: 2016-17 The Year of the Buffalo

By Bill McCaughey For the Fort Bend Star The Marshall High School Buffalos have been selected as the Fort Bend Star Athletic Program of the Year winners. During the 2016-2017 school year, the Buffalos’ football team made it to the 5A quarterfinals, the basketball team finished second in the 5A state tournament, and the track […]

@FtBendAthletics: Travis cruises past North Shore into region finals

By Bill McCaughey For the Fort Bend Star After the celebrations were over and all of the photos were taken and it was time to go home, a Travis player summed it up best by saying, “This was fun!” And yes, it was fun as Travis beat North Shore 15-3 last Friday at Rice University […]

@FtBendAthletics: Rickett leads Travis over Katy and into regional semi-finals

By Bill McCaughey For the Fort Bend Star Trailing 2-1 to Katy and with six outs remaining in the season for Travis High School, senior Ryan Rickett stepped up to the plate and blasted a double off the left-centerfield wall, waking up a silent dugout and the slumbering Travis bats. “He threw me a curve […]

Ridge Point eliminated by Katy, 3-0

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star Two wild pitches in the fifth inning were the difference between advancing and going home as the Katy Tigers beat the Ridge Point Panthers 3-0 in a region quarterfinal game last Thursday. Katy’s Amy Hitt led off the fifth inning with a solid single to centerfield. Hitt […]

@FtBendAthletics: Marshall running for three-peat at state track meet

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star Marshall High School, coming off back-to-back state 5A championships, is again sending the most Fort Bend ISD qualifiers to the state track and field championships in Austin this week. Shamon Ehiemua qualified for the boys’ championship in the 200 meters by running a 21.17 in the region […]

Dulles cheer leaders

Dulles High School cheerleaders Jenny Harms and Tia Finner were selected by the Universal Cheer Association (UCA) to be official staff. Working for UCA is a coveted position. They are the first in Dulles history to make the cut. 

UCA conducts cheer camps and competitions worldwide, as seen on ESPN.



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