AUSTIN — For athletes Abigail Morrow of New Braunfels and Amalie Mills of Smithson Valley, Saturday’s Class 6A UIL state track and field competition brought much more than just lasting memories.
SAN ANTONIO — Starter Zach Garcia tossed a gem Saturday against the No. 1-ranked team in Class 6A — San Antonio Reagan — but it still wasn’t enough to help New Braunfels force a decisive third game in its opening-round playoff series.
CYPRESS — Canyon, Smithson Valley and New Braunfels all made the trek to the Berry Center in Cypress this past weekend to compete in the UIL state wrestling tournament.
SAN ANTONIO — Following a 10-4 setback at the hands of South San Tuesday night in San Antonio, New Braunfels’ season will be on the line Friday night during a rematch between the Bobcats and Unicorns.
Records fell and multiple medals were collected last week as area track and field teams showcased their skills at various regional meets across the Lone Star State.
SCHERTZ — New Braunfels held on to secure a crucial District 27-6A sweep Saturday afternoon against Clemens after seeing the Buffs’ rally in the bottom of the fourth fall short.
The Canyon softball team will accelerate into the Class 5A postseason riding a six-game winning streak after belting San Antonio Johnson 10-3 Tuesday at home during senior night.
New Braunfels withstood a furious Clemens rally to prevail 9-7 Tuesday night at home and temporarily leapfrog the Buffaloes in the ongoing battle for the fourth and final playoff berth within District 27-6A.
A bevy of area athletes remained on the narrowing path to state following top-four finishes at last week’s District 27/28-6A area meet at Rutledge Stadium in Converse.
The Lady Unicorns and Lady Rangers absorbed District 27-6A losses last Friday night, as New Braunfels fell 12-2 to East Central in San Antonio and Smithson Valley was blanked 13-0 at home by league leader Judson.
Smithson Valley and New Braunfels’ girls soccer teams experienced plenty of highlights this past season, as the Lady Rangers captured the outright District 27-6A crown and the Lady Unicorns qualified for another trip to the playoffs.
Two playoff appearances and a pair of postseason wins were the rewards for the Smithson Valley and New Braunfels boys soccer teams following the unique 2021 campaign.
CONVERSE — The Smithson Valley girls won a team title last week during the District 27-6A track and field meet at Rutledge Stadium in Converse following a strong performance across the board.