Pearland soccer; Dawson basketball


Pearland Defender Jarod Dague (21) battles for possession of the ball (photo).

The Oilers put up a strong defensive fight but couldn't get the offense going as they fell 0-1 to Strake Jesuit on Saturday.

Pearland is now 9-2-1 over all and 1-2-1 in district as they look to bounce back into playoff position with a road game against Brazoswood this week.


The Dawson Eagles lost a tough 51-42 decision to George Ranch last Friday.

The loss eliminated the Eagles from the playoff picture for the first time is school history.

Sophomore Conlie Christmas (25) drives the basket to score two of his six points (photo).