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Working out  Photos Included

The Mustangs will open up the 2020 season by traveling to Turner Stadium in Humble.

Getting in shape  Photos Included

Players are attending camp to get ready for the upcoming 2020 season that will begin on Friday, September 25.


STRANGE TIME  Photos Included

The Covid-19 pandemic has affected everything we do . . .


VYPE Magazine honors Shadow Creek and coach Butler  Photos Included

The first two years of varsity competition for the Shadow Creek Sharks has been a storybook journey.


Heath, Garrison inducted into VYPE Magazine Hall of Fame  Photos Included

The accolades for Heath are too numerous to include in this story, but the impact he made in the lives of thousands of athletes over his coaching career are legendary.


Calib Perez receives Glenda Dawson Legacy Award  Photos Included

A Dawson All-District football standout, who stands at 6-foot-6 and 285 lbs., has committed to play football and continue his education at the collegiate level for the Duke Blue Devils.


Dawson Football Booster Club announces scholarship winners  Photos Included

Each school year, the Dawson Football Booster Club gives $10,000 in scholarship money to deserving senior players.


Van Meter returns to gridiron sideline  

"I just couldn't get it out of my blood," former Friendswood head football coach Steve Van Meter recently said.


Coronavirus suspends all high school sports  

While the Coronavirus pandemic's effect is unprecedented, the local schools have experience in dealing with extended postponements during hurricane season.

Lady Oilers thrash Alief Elsik 15-0  Photos Included

It looks like another season where Pearland will totally dominate the teams from Alief ISD which is nothing new.

Lady Mustangs rip GC Memorial 15-0  

The Lady Mustangs are 3-0 in District 22-5A and are tied with Santa Fe (3-0). The two teams were set to face one another just prior to the suspension.

From the Cluttered Desk . . .

There is nothing to fear

I would suggest that we need to make a friend of our fear . . .


Gaston, Ingram headline All-District 23-6A picks  Photos Included

Joining Gaston on the All-District first-team from Pearland was senior guard Kyah Barlow and sophomore forward Aryelle Stevens.

Lady Oilers romp past Lady Eagles in district contest  

The Lady O's wasted little time staking their claim to the lead as they scored six runs in the bottom of the first inning for a 6-0 advantage.


Oilers win playoff opener; fall to Beaumont United  Photos Included

The 2019-20 basketball season for the Pearland Oilers was a mixture of high's and low's.

Pearland Lady Oilers softball schedule  Photos Included

The 2020 softball schedule for the Pearland Lady Oilers.

Pearland boys soccer  Photos Included

The Oilers are now 10-5-2 overall and looking to make a push for the playoffs.

Pearland girls soccer  Photos Included

Pearland is now 5-3-1 in district play and has a firm grip on the third playoff spot.


Lady Chargers notch 41-35 win over Lady Oilers  Photos Included

Pearland head coach Lauren Martens was visibly frustrated as her team was either having trouble getting the ball across midcourt, throwing bad passes, missing shots, or turning over the ball to the Lady Chargers.


Lady Mavericks eliminate Lady Mustangs from playoffs  

Friendswood attempted a comeback with 12 points in the final eight minutes, but Manvel was able to stay with the Lady Mustangs with 11 points to get the 62-44 playoff win.

No. 3 Shadow Creek romps past Ball High 70-41  

Shadow Creek won the 24-5A district title with a 16-0 mark and are now 31-4 overall and are the No. 3 ranked Class 5A team in the state.

Haynie Strike Out Cancer Tournament  Photos Included

The Pearland Lady Oilers will host the annual "Jennifer Haynie Strike Out Cancer" Softball Tournament in honor of former Lady Oiler Jennifer Haynie and others who are presently fighting cancer or those who are cancer survivors.

Brown named to TSWA All-State first-team  Photos Included

Brown was also named as a placekicker to the first-team Associated Press All-State team and he was also honored by MaxPreps as a first-team selection.

From the Cluttered Desk . . .

Lessons to learn from the pearl

"No wonder those who have referred to a heavenly home has as its entrance pearly gates!"


Pearland moves past Atascocita 45-31  Photos Included

When teams face one another in the post-season, there are always those who predict the team who is favored to win. In the case of Pearland versus Atascocita, some thought the No. 14 ranked Lady Eagles would defeat the Lady Oilers.


Pearland slips past Dickinson 37-28  Photos Included

“In the fourth quarter, we put our best defenders as close as we could on them and tried to limit their looks at the basket," said Pearland head coach Lauren Martens


Lady Oilers soccer  Photos Included

The Lady Oilers took a 3-0 win over the Lady Bears.

Pearland baseball presentation  Photos Included

New Pearland Oilers baseball head coach David Rogers addressed the crowd on Saturday to introduce the 2020 team.

Butler, Sharks honored by Texas Sports Writers  Photos Included

Shadow Creek head coach Brad Butler was selected as the Class 5A "Coach of the Year" by the Texas Sports Writers Association. Shadow Creek also had multiple players honored by the TSWA.

Friendswood girls place fourth at state swim meet  Photos Included

This was the second best finish in the history of the Friendswood girls swim team.


Pearland soccer; Dawson basketball  Photos Included

Pearland falls 0-1 to Strake Jesuit; Dawson loses a tough 51-42 decision to George Ranch.

Area Girls Basketball Report  Photos Included

“I knew back in the spring that this was a really talented group,” Friendswood head coach Daron Scott said.

Friendswood ready for state swim meet  Photos Included

The Lady Mustangs finished second with 380 team points at the 5A regional meet. The Friendswood boys finished third at 5A regionals with 213 points


National Signing Day  

Now that the papers have been signed and delivered, student-athletes can focus on the rest of their senior year - to concentrate on their studies and spring sports before it will be time to head to their respective schools . . .

Realignment by UIL announced for area high schools  

Every two years, schools report how many students are enrolled at their school. The University Interscholastic League then takes those numbers and determines which district each team will play in.


Lady Oilers edge Lady Eagles 52-40  Photos Included

The Lady Eagles are currently in third place in the district standings and are in a strong position to advance to the post-season with the Lady Oilers.

Oilers stay undefeated in league play with win over Dawson  Photos Included

The visiting Oilers owned the game from the very beginning even though the Eagles cut the lead to four points in the second half . . .

Pearland boys and girls soccer  Photos Included

Pearland 3-0 vs Dawson, girls over Alief Taylor 1-0.