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Jamel James commits to Texas State

Joe Goodwin, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under Football, Sports

The trail of senior Jamel James college football decision came to an end last Sunday when he finalized his commitment to Texas State. After decommiting from Notre Dame last December, James reconsidered his possibilities and chose Texas State five days before National Signing day on Feb.1st. The runnin...

Houston Touchdown Club recognizes senior Cameron Moore

Houston Touchdown Club recognizes senior Cameron Moore

Elizabeth Hale, Co-Web Editor
December 15
Filed under Football, Sports

On December 12, the Houston Touchdown Club recognized senior Cameron Moore as one of the top 10 defensive players of the year in the greater Houston area. The Touchdown Club honored Moore, along with 19 other students and 10 coaches, at the Houston Methodist Center for Sports Medicine.    

Men in maroon hope to leave lasting legacy on, off field

Men in maroon hope to leave lasting legacy on, off field

Madeline Brisson, Sports Editor, Camryn Fuller, Staff Writer
November 5
Filed under Football, Sports

As the season comes to a close, the Katy game and playoffs draw closer, the senior varsity football captains, Cole Thomas, Jamel James, Kevin Colpoys, Taylor Holt, Iain Hunter, and John Liner, reflect on their years with the past teams and their goals for the current one. With four seasons of high ...

Senior QB Thomas riding early fall season success

Senior QB Thomas riding early fall season success

Joe Goodman, Staff Writer
October 5
Filed under Football, Sports

From tearing up the football field as varsity quarterback to appearing in the school calendar as Mr. September to committing to Rice University, senior Cole Thomas is on top of the world. The two-year quarterback is excited about being this year’s starting quarterback after starting 12 games last...

James focuses on present; ready for college

James focuses on present; ready for college

Joe Goodwin, Staff Writer
October 5
Filed under Football, Sports

By: Joe Goodwin Dreams of playing college football are often seen as not possible. Not for Senior Running Back Jamel James who was lucky enough to have his dreams come true. Before his high school career ends and he makes his way to Notre Dame, James hopes to dominate the field like never before....

Cougars washed up after North Shore loss

Madeline Brisson, Sports Editor
September 16
Filed under Football, Sports

With four of Cinco’s starters on the bench due to injuries, the cougars suffered a 62-21 loss to the state-ranked North Shore Mustangs on Friday, Sept. 14. The Mustangs broke away early with two touchdowns and an extra point at the beginning of the first quarter. At the end of the first...

Cougars triumph in ‘battle of ranches’

Cougars triumph in ‘battle of ranches’

Madeline Brisson, Sports Editor
September 4
Filed under Football, Sports

After much anticipation over the upcoming season, the varsity football team made their debut on Friday, Aug. 31 against Cypress Ranch High School. The Cougars came out on top with a final score of 34-6. Senior defensive back Kevin Colpoys suffered an injury in the first quarter that will leave...

Ludowig makes commitment to Air Force to live out his dream

Ludowig makes commitment to Air Force to live out his dream

Camryn Fuller, Staff Writer
May 11
Filed under Football, Sports

One fifth of a second. That is how long it took senior Alex Ludowig to sign the commitment papers that secured his spot in the United States Air Force Academy. Ludowig started playing football as a second grader. Since his whole family has played the sport, Ludowig decided to pursue a future in football....

Football season ends in close playoff loss

Football season ends in close playoff loss

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
November 21
Filed under Football, Sports

After an extensive, high-scoring season, the Cougars were finally caught a little short. Cinco Ranch lost to 29th ranked Cy-Fair 21-14 in the area round of playoffs on Saturday, Nov. 19 at Rhodes Stadium. The Cougars were thinking upset in the first quarter when senior wide receiver James Rhod...

Cougar football advances to second round of playoffs

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
November 14
Filed under Football, Sports

During halftime of their first ever varsity matchup at Tully Stadium, Bellaire led Cinco Ranch by four points. And then Jamel James happened. Led by junior James' rushing attack, Cinco Ranch defeated Bellaire 59-28 on Saturday, Nov. 12 in the first round bi-district playoff game. After a relatively...

Football loses season finale, readies for playoffs

Football loses season finale, readies for playoffs

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
November 8
Filed under Football, Sports

In their annual season-finale clash, Katy defeated Cinco Ranch 38-7 on Saturday, Nov. 4 at Rhodes Stadium. The Cougar defense held up in the first quarter allowing zero points, but were exposed in the second quarter, allowing 28 points on four straight Katy drives. The name of the game was rushing,...

Seniors lead squad into playoffs

Seniors lead squad into playoffs

Camryn Fuller, staff writer and Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
November 3
Filed under Football, Sports

From the 99 boys sharing one sideline, 75 are now preparing to part as men. The seniors on the varsity football team have dedicated their time, energy, and health to the back-breaking pressures of the game they love, but as their final season approaches its closing whistle, the seniors look up to the...

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