@FtBendAthletics: For Marshall track team it’s all about Go Time

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star Members of the Marshall High School boys track team know what coach Lloyd Banks means by Go Time. “Go Time is when the spotlight is on you and it’s time for you to perform,” Banks said. “Go Time can be at the state championship, at a weekly […]

@FtBendAthletics: Travis and Kempner top pre-season baseball rankings

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star District 20-6A is loaded with baseball talent this spring. In one pre-season poll, Travis was first, Kempner third and Clements 17th. Throw in Austin, which is currently 12-4 this season, and you have the makings of a powerhouse district. Returning district champion Travis is 13-3 this season, […]

@FtBendAthletics: Marshall finishes second in 5A state

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star All throughout their playoff season, the Fort Bend Marshall boys’ basketball team used aggressive defense to trigger scoring runs as they won their way to the state championship game. Last Saturday, the Buffalos came up one scoring run short as Mansfield Timberview beat Marshall 74-66 to win […]

Happy Hurricanes

On Feb. 12, the 8U First Colony Hurricanes took home 1st Place in their division in Westbury Little League’s Hearts & Homers Tournament, with a 21-7 win in the championship game. Back in November, the mighty Hurricanes also took home 1st place in First Colony Little League’s Fall Shoot Out Tournament, battling from behind in […]

Taylor Bannister named to top 50 volleyball list

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star Taylor Bannister was destined to be a basketball player. Her grandparents played basketball in college. Her father played in the National Basketball Association for five years and in various international leagues for 10 years, and her mother played basketball at Dulles High School and Rice University. But […]

@FtBend Athletics: Marshall stampedes into 5A Final Four

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star The Marshall Buffalos used a 13-0 run in the third quarter and a 22-2 run in the fourth quarter to beat Manvel 82-57 and advance to the 5A Final Four in San Antonio this weekend. “These guys will get a chance to experience something that they will […]



@FtBendAthletics: Bush, Marshall. Elkins advance to regional quarterfinals

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star Three Fort Bend ISD schools advanced to the boys’ basketball regional quarterfinals. In 6-A, Bush beat Westside 53-41 and improved their record to 27-4. “It wasn’t one of our best games,” Bush’s Bryson Etienne said. “When we picked up our defensive intensity, our offense came to us.” […]

Sliding into third

Wharton County Junior College player Charles Robinson of Sugar Land slides headfirst into third base during the Pioneers’ game against Angelina on Saturday, Feb. 18. Despite a solid performance, the Pioneers fell short, losing 9-12. WCJC is currently 5-6 on the season and will open conference play on Thursday against Blinn College. The home game […]

@FtBend Athletics: FBISD swimmers score points at state

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star Kempner High School scored the most points of the Fort Bend ISD swimming teams at the state swimming and diving championships last weekend in Austin. Brittany Bui was responsible for all 10 of their points as she finished 12th in the 200 intermediate and 12th in the […]

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