Former Houston Astros Executive Joins Skeeters The Sugar Land Skeeters announced today that Jay Lucas, who possesses more than two decades of sports communications experience, has been named Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for the Skeeters organization. Jay Miller, President for the organization, made the announcement. “We are excited to bring Jay on […]
By Michael Sudhalter email@example.com Travis High junior center Morris Udeze has successfully made the jump to the varsity level, from JV, this season. “It’s been good – it’s a huge jump,” said Udeze, who wears the No. 34 jersey for the defending 6A-23 Champion Tigers. “It’s more intense than JV. The game is faster, and […]
By Michael Sudhalter firstname.lastname@example.org Whenever the Elkins High baseball team plays a game, fans will be reminded of the guy who built the Knights’ program a household name in Texas. “Rick Carpenter – thank you for everything you’ve done for Elkins Baseball,” Elkins Principal Barbara Whitaker said of Rick Carpenter Field, which was dedicated before […]
By Michael Sudhalter email@example.com Hightower High senior point guard Maddison Glass led the Hurricanes to the third round of the UIL Class 6A playoffs. Now, the third-year varsity player is hopeful that Hightower can advance past the third round and into the State Championship for the first time since 2010 (when it finished second to […]
Elkins High senior defensive lineman Ross Blacklock competed in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl last Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio. During the game, Blacklock announced his intention to sign with Texas Christian University next month.
By Michael Sudhalter firstname.lastname@example.org Sports broadcaster and former NFL running back Spencer Tillman is proud to call Fort Bend County home. Tillman, 51, moved to Missouri City while he was a running back with the Houston Oilers in 1993 and now lives in Sugar Land. “I like the diversity and the eclectic aspect of Fort […]
The eighth Annual Memorial Hermann USA Fit Marathon is excited to announce today the addition of Age Group Awards for its Humana Vitality 5K walking participants for the first time. In an effort to continue to provide a walker-friendly race, the Memorial Hermann USA Fit Marathon, which also includes the Fort Bend Kia Half Marathon, […]
Kansas City Chiefs return specialist/running back Knile Davis, a Marshall High graduate, returned the opening kickoff 106 yards for a touchdown in KC’s 30-0 victory over Houston in the AFC Wild Card playoffs last Saturday at NRG Stadium in Houston. Davis and the Chiefs will visit defending Super Bowl Champion New England on Saturday.
12th Annual Elkins Baseball Hall of Fame Banquet January 22, 2016, 6:30 PM Sugar Creek Country Club The Elkins Knights Baseball Program will be inducting three new members into their Hall of Fame. Dan Tuskowski (1998), Duke Dykeman (2007), and Kevin Max (1997) are this year’s honorees at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 22 at the […]
Texas Tech senior running back DeAndre Washington, a Marshall High graduate, finished his collegiate career with a 118-yard all-purpose performance – including seven receptions for 81 yards – in a 56-27 loss to LSU in the Texas Bowl on Dec. 29. An NFL prospect, Washington compiled 2,595 rushing yards and 713 receiving yards over the […]