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Recent articles by Jon:

Logos Prep wins TAPPS state championship; First Baptist falls in title game

Logos Prep won the TAPPS 6-man Division I state championship by defeating Austin Hill Country at Waco ISD Stadium. → Read More

High school football playoffs: Breakdown of TAPPS state championships

Fort Bend Christian is making its first state championship game appearance. → Read More

Houston football: C.E. King, Katy to clash in regional final

C.E. King, in the midst of the longest playoff run in program history, will look to clear a steep hurdle in Katy in Friday's Region III-6A Division II final. → Read More

Houston football: Paetow promotes David Hicks Sr. to head coach

David Hicks Sr., who lead Paetow through a turbulent season after a coaching change, was named the Panthers' full-time head football coach after serving in an interim role. → Read More

High school football playoffs: Breakdown of UIL regional finals

District foes North Shore and Atascocita highlight regional finals slate starting Friday. → Read More

Episcopal volleyball team relishes first SPC championship since 2019

Episcopal won the SPC championship in volleyball earlier this month in Houston. → Read More

Three Houston-area players named semifinalists for Mr. Texas Football Player of the Year

North Shore senior David Amador, Lake Creek sophomore Tyvonn Byars and El Campo senior... → Read More

High school football: TAPPS state championships schedule

Schedule for the TAPPS football state championship this week in Waco. → Read More

High school football: Statewide UIL regional championship pairings

Statewide pairings for the UIL football regional championships. → Read More

St. Thomas falls to Dallas Parish Episcopal in TAPPS state semifinals

Junior dual-threat QB Donte Lewis provided the team’s only touchdown Saturday. → Read More

Friday's statewide Texas high school football playoff scores

Texas high school football playoff scores from around the state. → Read More

Atascocita tops Ridge Point, faces North Shore for regional title

The Eagles soar to the state quarterfinal after lightning delayed their victory against... → Read More

Fulshear falls to Smithson Valley in playoff matchup

The Rangers (12-1) took advantage of the Fulshear turnovers and scored three touchdowns of more than 30 yards to run up the score to 21-0. → Read More

Breaking down Houston teams' TAPPS football state semifinals

A closer look at the three TAPPS state football semifinals involving Houston-area teams this week. → Read More

Houston high school football: Players to watch in regional semis

As the regional semifinals play out this week, a look at some of the key players to watch on Houston-area teams. → Read More

Houston high school football: Breaking down regional semifinals

A game-by-game breakdown of the 13 regional semifinal matchups involving Houston-area teams in the UIL football playoffs. → Read More

TAPPS football playoff pairings: State semifinals

Four Houston-area schools are still vying for TAPPS state championships as the playoffs reach the state semifinal round. → Read More

Girls basketball top performers: Tournament standouts among the best

Tournament MVPs and high point totals highlight this week's girls basketball top... → Read More

Santiago Taborda’s last-second field goal lifts Cinco Ranch past Cy-Fair

It was a struggle for both teams to move the ball, but Cinco Ranch made just enough plays... → Read More

El Campo Ricebirds fall to Kilgore Bulldogs in area round

The defeat was the first for El Campo, the undefeated District 12-4A champion, since dropping its first two games against Cuero and Corpus Christi Miller. → Read More