Parents Complain To UIL After Plano Players Storm Field During HalftimeAngry parents of Plano Senior High School band students are complaining to the University Interscholastic League (UIL).
Student Athletes & Band Members Enduring Oppressive Texas HeatTexas student-athletes and band members are taking to the outdoors to begin practicing. But parents, teachers and coaches are keeping an eye on the kids in the triple-digit heat.
Lawmaker: Too Many Texas Schools Make PlayoffsA West Texas lawmaker says too many high school football teams reach the state playoffs and has introduced a bill that would reduce the number of qualifiers.
Lawmaker Seeks To Address 'Watered Down' High School Football PlayoffsA West Texas lawmaker says too many high school football teams reach the playoffs and has introduced a bill that would reduce the number of teams that advance.
Texas Schools Move To 90-Minute Contact LimitTexas high school football is moving toward a 90-minutes-per-week limit on full-contact practice to limit concussions and other injuries.
Girls Basketball Titles Handed Out In Austin SaturdayGeorgetown, Mexia, Brock and Martin's Mill are all going home with a trophy this evening. Each of their girls basketball teams can claim they are the 2012-2013 UIL champions.
Prime Prep Academy Withdrawals From UILPrime Prep Academy, a charter school co-founded by Deion Sanders, has withdrawn from the University Interscholastic League amidst growing criticism surrounding its athletic program.
Deion Sanders Responds To Prime Prep Academy Critics"We have a lawyer that's getting ready to tear some butts up, because a lot of things that were done to our institution were done wrong because you dislike me."
High School Bands March For Top Prize In TexasIt is a recognizable and distinctive part of Friday night lights in Texas. There are the high school football teams and the cheerleaders with their pom poms.
Lancaster Sweeps State Track Meet AgainFor the 12th straight year, the Lancaster Tigers have won a Class 4A track and field state championship. In fact, they won two of them Friday night in Austin.
Marcus Wins Second Straight State TitleSenior guard Phil Forte scored 24 points as Flower Mound Marcus rallied from a 7-point second half deficit to defeat Fort Bend Travis 56-52 Saturday night in Austin for its second straight Class 5A boys basketball state championship.
Dallas' Kimball High School Wins 4A ChampionshipTorrey Henry capped a frenzied last minute rally with back-to- back three-point shots in the final 29 seconds of the game as the Dallas Kimball Knights secured back-to-back Class 4A state basketball championships with a 78-75 win over Houston Yates in Austin on Saturday afternoon.