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Behind Chris Saiz’s Smile

Behind Chris Saiz’s Smile

Ana Gutierrez, Entertainment Editor
June 16, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Boys Basketball

On Saturday, June 8, joyous eyes watched 713 caps fly into the air as the hands from which they came waved farewell to high school years. When the time, graduation, finally came, I delighted in the fact that most of the faces I saw, I recognized. Every name rang a bell. But, there was one face missing:...

Golf tournament remembers Saiz

Golf tournament remembers Saiz

Joe Goodwin, Staff Writer
November 7, 2012
Filed under Golf, Sports

  The Chris Saiz Point the Way Foundation held its first annual golf tournament, on Oct. 3 at the River Ridge Golf Course in Sealy. The tournament was bigger than just golf, it was the second scheduled event since the foundation started last February, to remember Michael and Magda Saiz’s son...

Scholarship honors Saiz

Molly Wade, staff writer
April 5, 2012
Filed under News

The death of junior Chris Saiz is making an impact in more than one way. After the student died in a car accident, his parents decided that the best way to honor Chris would be to continue his spirit. through the Point the Way Foundation. "This foundation was created in memory of Chris to honor his pursui...

9 boys, girls basketball players selected for all-district

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
March 8, 2012
Filed under Boys Basketball, Girls Baskeball, Sports

The 2011-2012 all-district selections for 19-5A boys’ basketball were announced on Wednesday, Mar. 7, and three Cinco Ranch players were awarded with the honor. Senior forwards Garrett Wilson and Kyle Douglas were selected for the all-district first and second team, respectively. With both playing...

Playing in memory of Christopher Rey Saiz

Playing in memory of Christopher Rey Saiz

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
February 9, 2012
Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports

As his parents unleashed three white doves, and his friends freed personal messages expressed on balloons, the memory of Chris Saiz radiated through the gathering at his funeral. And as the balloons soared, Saiz’s soul ascended to meet what those three doves represent: the Father, the Son, and th...

Basketball team retires Chris Saiz’ jersey

Basketball team retires Chris Saiz’ jersey

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
February 8, 2012
Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports

At halftime of their home game against Katy on Tuesday, Feb. 7, the varsity basketball team retired late junior point guard Chris Saiz' #23 jersey. Saiz died in a car accident on Tuesday, Dec. 20, six days before his 17th birthday. The guard earned a starting role during his freshman year, and...

Basketball player dies in auto accident

Basketball player dies in auto accident

December 22, 2011
Filed under News

Varsity basketball player Chris Saiz, a junior, died following injuries sustained in a single-car accident the night of Dec. 20. Saiz was a passenger in the car driven by senior Derrick Jones, also a varsity basketball player. Jones lost control of the car and the vehicle hit a tree on Mason Road...

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