CAMERON — Cameron senior James DeBose ran for three long touchdowns and added a 63-yard touchdown reception in the Yoemen’s 55-0 victory over the Jarrell Cougars in District 10-3A-I play Friday.
Player of the week: Bryce Steel, Brazos Christian
CAMERON — Cameron’s Braden Brashear threw four touchdown passes, and Zakorien Spikes capped a three-touchdown effort with a 75-yard interception return as the Yoemen rolled to a 44-7 nondistrict victory over the Katy St. John XXIII Lions.
Player of the week: James Ayers, Rudder
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CAMERON — Three early turnovers doomed the Cameron football team as it fell to Troy 59-41 on Friday in a District 10-3A-I opener.
As the clock wound down last week, Anderson-Shiro football players and coaches hugged and congratulated each other. There was plenty of reason to celebrate the 46-0 win over a talented Brazos Christian team, but one thing stuck out.
Player of the week: Shyheim Jones, Anderson-Shiro
GIDDINGS — Braden Brashear threw for 322 yards and three touchdowns, and James DeBose ran for 106 yards and a late TD to help Cameron beat Giddings 49-27 on Friday in nondistrict play.
Eagle writers Maria McIlwain and Jeff Perkins recap College Station's upset win over Huntsville and Rudder's comeback over Navasota before previewing Week 4, including Bryan's District 14-6A opener against Tomball Memorial, and looking ahead to several key district openers in the coming weeks.
Player of the week: EJ Ezar, Rudder
Football season is heating up for every team in the Brazos Valley, but for Bryan, the stakes will get even higher on Friday.
Update 4 p.m.: The poll is officially closed.
CAMERON — Cameron’s quarterbacks completed all 13 passes on Friday the 13th to lead the Yoemen to a 68-34 romp over the Gatesville Hornets.
Rockdale head coach Jeff Miller didn’t think he’d be with the Tigers for this long. But as he celebrated his 100th career win at Rockdale, he felt right at home.
Eagle writers Maria McIlwain and Jeff Perkins recap their Week 1 football games and preview the Crosstown Showdown between Bryan and A&M Consolidated as well as Rudder's matchup with Elgin. Plus, they give their top takeaways from opening week in the Brazos Valley and things they're look…
Dime Box’s Ray Gilbert had a good night by any standard with 207 all-purpose yards.
Offensive player of the week: Rockdale quarterback Jace Robinson had a stellar first week, throwing for 441 yards and four TDs on 13-of -22 passing in the Tigers’ 48-24 win over Giddings.
CAMERON — The Cameron football team stumbled into a two-score hole, but the powerful Yoemen offense racked up 510 yards in rolling past Mexia 34-21 in its season opener Friday.
With the bitter taste of their improbable third-round playoff loss still lingering, the Cameron Yoemen can’t wait to turn the page to 2019.
BRENHAM — Former A&M Consolidated defensive lineman Josh Ellison had a stellar collegiate debut, and 11th-ranked Blinn routed Texas A&T 62-7 in its season opener Saturday at Cub Stadium.
College Station junior outfielder Brionna Warren and A&M Consolidated freshman first baseman Aiyana Coleman earned first-team honors on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 5A All-State Softball Team.
GEORGETOWN — As the lone senior on the College Station boys golf team, Nicholas Holland did whatever he could to lead the young Cougars to a height they’d never been as a program.
GEORGETOWN — At the meeting for the Class 5A and 6A coaches the night before the boys state golf tournament, a UIL official asked for a show of hands of those with programs making their first trip to state. College Station’s Brian Edwards was the lone 5A coach to respond.
The College Station boys golf team will compete in the Class 5A state tournament Monday and Tuesday on the 6,718-yard, par-72 White Wing Golf Club in Georgetown.
AUSTIN — The Cameron girls golf team tied for eighth in the Class 3A state tournament Tuesday at Grey Rock Golf Club. McGregor won at 335–692 followed by Lago Vista (357–726) and Callisburg (359–741). Cameron shot 405-400 to tie Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill at 805.
The Normangee girls golf team shot a team score of 361 and sit in third place after Day 1 of the Class 2A state golf tournament Monday at the Roy Kizer Golf Course in Austin.
AUSTIN — Dogged with frustration from last year’s state track meet, Davion Bynaum saw the 2019 UIL State Track & Field Championships as a golden opportunity.
Along with several Brazos Valley athletes, seven College Station boys track athletes were named to the Texas High School Coaches Association academic all-state team.
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The College Station girls soccer team, which is coming off its seventh-straight district title, will face New Caney Porter, the fourth-place team from District 20-5A, in the bi-district round of the playoffs at 7 p.m. Thursday at Magnolia. The Lady Cougars have a record of 17-3-4. In-town ri…
The College Station girls powerlifting team exceeded head coach Gregg Frashure’s expectations before competing in a single lift at the state meet. With just one lifter returning from last year’s state team, the Lady Cougars qualified 10 athletes for this year’s meet.
CAMERON — The Cameron boys golf team shot a 351 to win the Yoemen Invitational on Wednesday at Cameron Country Club.
CAMERON — The Cameron girls golf team finished second at the Cameron Invitational on Tuesday.
When David Salyer left Bryan to be the head wrestling coach at A&M Consolidated, he brought an emphasis on work ethic with him.
A&M Consolidated wrestling coach David Salyer and his squad thought they had a good shot at finishing in the top three at the Class 5A Region III tournament Friday and Saturday at Pflugerville Weiss. The Tiger boys did just that, coming in second with 139 points.
If revenge is both sweet and best served cold, then the Hearne boys basketball team is eating a big helping of ice cream.
College Station’s Ariana Rodriguez has plenty of silver medals, including silvers from last year’s district and regional wrestling meets, so she was ready for something different.
Austin Westlake shot a second-round 287 on Tuesday at Miramont Country Club to win the 13th annual Aggie Cup Invitational boys golf tournament with a 584 total.
Ariana Rodriguez claimed second place in the 119-pound division, leading the College Station girls wrestling team to a fourth-place finish at the Cougar Classic over the weekend.
The A&M Consolidated boys golf team will host the 13th annual Aggie Cup Invitational on Monday and Tuesday at Traditions Club and Miramont Country Club.
Growing up, JaMarcus Thomas watched his brother Victor put together a solid wrestling career at Bryan.
Aaron Allert’s nose for the football has made the Lexington junior linebacker the state’s best defender in Class 3A.
After three more teams went down last week, including Franklin and Cameron in heartbreaking losses -- Burton is the only Brazos Valley team left. Eagle writers Maria McIlwain and Jeff Perkins break down the Franklin and Cameron losses and discuss the Panthers' big upcoming game against Falls City.
SHENANDOAH — The Cameron football team appeared poised to move on to the Class 3A Division I state quarterfinals twice, but East Chambers wouldn’t be denied.
Eagle writers Maria McIlwain and Jeff Perkins wrap up season-ending area-round losses for College Station and A&M Consolidated and turn their attention to the remaining four Brazos Valley teams in the the playoffs at the halfway point -- Brenham, Cameron, Franklin and Burton.
The Cameron Yoemen are proving 2017 was an anomaly.