Just as the athletics calendar was about to turn to the 2021-22 school year, the Texas Sports Writers Association served up some final accolades from this past season on the baseball diamond.
A pair of standout center fielders received well-deserved recognition recently from the Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) following the completion of the 2021 season.
OXFORD, Miss. — Ole Miss head softball coach Jamie Trachsel has announced the addition of Oklahoma transfer Brooke Vestal, adding the former high school All-American to the Rebel roster.
Following a baseball season that featured unparalleled success on the diamond across the board, the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association (THSBCA) handed out some well-deserved honors to area performers.
As the champion of District 26-5A, the Canyon baseball team knew there would be plenty of honors reserved for it on the league’s postseason awards list.
Comal ISD’s Bass Fishing Club ended its second year by placing fourth in state, earning $4,300 in college scholarships for team members.
Following months of highlight-reel caliber goals, saves and pinpoint passes, area soccer teams claimed one final haul of postseason awards prior to bidding farewell to the 2021 season.
Two Comal ISD baseball standouts were recently selected to participate in the 2021 Class 6A/5A Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game at Dell Diamond in Round Rock.
BUDA — The Cougarettes’ foray back into Class 5A yielded stellar results in 2021, but Canyon’s season ended Saturday following an 8-0 loss to Georgetown at Johnson High School in Buda.
BUDA — Georgetown evened its best-of-three regional quarterfinal playoff series with Canyon Friday night after claiming an 8-2 victory at Johnson High School in Buda.
BASTROP — Canyon prevailed 7-6 during Thursday’s Class 5A regional quarterfinal playoff series opener against Georgetown, but it wasn’t without plenty of tense moments in the final frame.
SAN ANTONIO — The Cougarettes provided an exclamation point with an 8-2 triumph that capped a two-game area playoff series sweep of Southwest Legacy Saturday afternoon at St. Mary’s University.
The curtains closed on Canyon’s outstanding 2021 season Saturday following a 14-4 loss to Leander Rouse at home during a winner-take-all Class 5A playoff game.
SAN ANTONIO — Canyon saw Southwest Legacy strike first during Friday’s Class 5A area playoff series opener at St. Mary’s University, but that was as close as the Lady Titans came to stealing the momentum during Game 1.
LEANDER — A four-run outburst in the bottom of the sixth helped catapult Leander Rouse to a 7-5 victory against Canyon Friday night during the opening game of a best-of-three Class 5A bi-district playoff series.
The Cougarettes ventured back into the playoffs this season, this time in Class 5A after making the drop from 6A during the most recent round of realignment.