Athletics

Summer Camp Guide 2017

There’s still time to get your child signed up for one of the great camps in the Austin area. We’ve compiled a comprehensive list here along with dates and links to make the process a…
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Austin to Boston: Four local runners take on the Boston Marathon

It’s the ultimate race for many distance runners… the Boston Marathon. Running the race is, perhaps, the easy part. Qualifying is the hard part. That’s what makes the Boston Marathon so unique and so appealing….
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Veritas Soccer wins again; Tennis also claims title

When it comes to excellence on the soccer field, there’s no bigger dynasty in the state’s private school ranks than Veritas Academy. This year, the girls’ team won its third straight TAPPS Division III state…
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Bowie Baseball aiming for playoff run

Proudly supported by Night Hawk Frozen Foods Expectations are always high for the Bowie baseball team and this year is no exception. The Bulldogs have been to the playoffs for 16 consecutive years. The 2017…
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Operation Enduring Respect: Local Non-Profit Takes Soldiers, Marines, Families to Football Games

Sgt. Ralph Flores spent 16 years in the United States Army. His career included three tours overseas in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait. All told, he spent years away from his family and his three teenage…
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Positive Coaching Alliance: Improving the culture surrounding youth sports

Article by Positive Coaching Alliance Central Texas Have you ever experienced a parent screaming at a referee during his kid’s soccer game? Have you ever watched a coach humiliate a child for making a mistake on…
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Bowie Volleyball goes on record run

Photos by Joe Wylie, Tanya McKenzie & Veronica McLennan The Bowie volleyball team started the season with an emotional tournament win and then went on a deep run in the UIL 6A Playoffs. Along the…
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Hope4Minds Starts Concussion Group in Austin

Hope4Minds, a 501(c)(3) public charity serving children with an acquired brain injury through support and education, has partnered with former UT Cheerleader, Kaitlyn Behnke, to start a Concussion Support Group. Kaitlyn started gymnastics at age three, and she fell in love…
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50 years of family: Oak Hill celebrates golden anniversary

My oldest son was in kindergarten when another mom stopped me at drop-off. “Hey,” she said, “your boy’s in the same class as mine, right? Does he want to play baseball?” That was our first season…
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