San Antonio Sports News
Local high school, college, and pro sports news in San Antonio, TX
2 hrs ago | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
The Caprock Classic basketball tournament, which begins Monday, is a microcosm of a given basketball season: some teams are on a path to play deep into it, some just take up space and some are looking to harvest some value and apply it later. Take, for instance, Lubbock High: Will Perrin and the Westerners have shown flashes of an extremely strong offense early this season and beat Estacado in their season opener. Comment?
9 hrs ago | via El Paso Times
The Huskies 96-45 win over SMU gave the Hall of Fame coach a career record of 888-134, and a winning percentage of 86.888. That's the best in women's college basketball history, surpassing former Louisiana Tech Coach Leon Barmore, who finished his career his career with a winning percentage of 86.878 and a record of 576-87. Comment?
Thursday | via The Victoria Advocate
"I just figured it's something new to experience," the senior said. "It would be fun to see what it's like." Comment?
Tuesday Dec 23 | via MySanAntonio.com
Jefferson doesn't usually employ a zone defense, but Mustangs coach Eric de los Santos decided he needed to go with prevailing opinion. This year, Sam Houston has struggled against a zone, as first-year coach Erik Coleman admitted after the Mustangs' 49-40 win Dec. 19 at the Alamo Convocation Center . Comment?
Monday Dec 22 | via MySanAntonio.com
In this Aug. 7, 2009 photo, a bottle of Havana Club rum, center, sits on a shelf for sale at Pantry II Liquors in Miami. U.S. rum aficionados are abuzz over the potential for making Cuba Libres with Cuban rum, now that Americans visiting the Caribbean island will be allowed to bring home rum distilled there for the first time since the embargo took effect 55 years ago. Comment?
Monday Dec 22 | via The Beaumont Enterprise
Volleyball coach of the year Vicki Castino of Little Cypress-Mauriceville poses with Howell Furniture's Shawn Hanley and Mark Adkins, Publisher of The Beaumont Enterprise, at the Super Gold award ceremony for the area's volleyball and football star athletes at the Elegante Monday night. Comment?
Saturday Dec 20 | via My San Antonio
Best performance: Had 40 assists, 18 digs and 10 kills in the Chargers' five-set win over top-ranked O'Connor in a Class 6A second-round match. Notable: Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 6A All-State ... Unanimous All-District 26-6A ... MVP of North EastaSs tournament ... All-tournament at UIL 6A state tournament and Smithson Valley's Mizuno Showdown ... 1,333 assists, 439 digs, 196 kills, 37 aces, 34A1 2 blocks ... Signed with North Texas Accomplishments: Led the Mules to their first regional final, losing in five sets to eventual Class 5A state finalist Dripping Springs. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via Houston Chronicle
Mesquite Poteet linebacker Malik Jefferson , the consensus top high school prospect in the state, announced Friday morning he will sign with the Longhorns. He chose UT over UCLA and Texas A&M, which had dominated the state's recruiting scene over the past couple of years. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via Fort Bend Star
The holiday season is a great time to relax, enjoy family and watch a college football bowl game - or 12. Missouri defensive back John Gibson , left, makes a tackle during a victory over Texas A&M last month. Gibson and the Tigers will face Minnesota in the Citrus Bowl on New Year's Day. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via KAUZ
Blake Lynch scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns and Gilmer overcame an 18-point deficit to beat West Orange-Stark 35-25 for the Class 4A Division II state championship Friday. Gilmer won its third state title, all in the last 11 years. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via Seguin Daily News
Senior point guard Cami Davis scored 26 points and dished out 14 assists to help the Marion High School girls' basketball team notch a 76-65 road win over Class-5A Kennedy Tuesday night in San Antonio. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 25-10 lead by the end of the first quarter and kept the Rockets at bay the rest of the night. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Gilmer Mirror
Mirror Photos / Mary Laschinger Kirby DESTINY BROOKS, left, and DIMITRI FORT remind everyone at the pep rally Wednesday night what is foremost in Gilmer students' minds about the state championship game Friday. Kickoff is at 12 noon. Comment?
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