Author Archives: Alex Miller

Baseball team no-hits Waco, advances to area round

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The baseball team began their quest to defend their state championship Friday night by defeating the Waco Lions 8-0 in the bi-district playoff game in Mumford. The team combined for a no-hitter thanks to the performances on the mound by junior Kyle Richardson and freshman Travis Hester. “We came out fast and took care of business,” head coach Scott Holder said. “That’s what we talked about all week was coming out and beating them first and worry about the rest later.” The victory was led by the dominant outing by Richardson. The junior threw six innings, striking out 11 batters […]

May 9, 2015

Senior Collin Lawson looks to pass the ball in the game against Consol on Feb. 3. The Cougars won the close game 50-48, eliminating the Tigers from playoff contention. The Cougars face Willis tonight at 6:30 P.M. Seniors will be honored before the game. Photo by Alex Miller.

Senior helps team charge into basketball playoffs

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Senior Collin Lawson may not be the star of the boys basketball team, but he knows that his role on the team is essential to their ongoing success. “I’m more of a role player, I go and do the jobs my coaches ask of me,” Lawson said. “I’m not going to go out and try to prove a point. I just go and do what I’m told.” Lawson’s different roles have shown in many ways this year, as he does almost everything while on the court. “He is always left with the task to defend people taller than him because […]

February 18, 2015

Precautions developed due to concern over concussions

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Concussions have become a rising injury issue in athletics as a whole, and at CSHS, the athletic training staff has taken new approaches to reduce the risk of receiving one as well as treatment after an athlete has been diagnosed with one. “College Station ISD does baseline testing for athletes whether they are in cross country, tennis, gymnastics, football, soccer or any other sport,” head athletic trainer Chelsea Frashure said. These baseline tests come at the beginning of the year. “We have two pre-screeing tests that we use [at school],” assistant athletic trainer Sam Goodey said. “One is called the […]

January 27, 2015

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Senior plays different roles on team

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  Every team has their superstars, but for Senior Jake Georgiades, being a team player is more important to him than being the star. “I’m going to play hard and do whatever I can do to help the team win, whether that means I’m blocking or scoring touchdowns.” Georgiades said. His coaches have seen this aspect of his game, and appreciate the commitment he put into the team before himself. “He works really hard, and he is a technician,” receivers coach, Daniel Trampota said. “He focuses on the small things and does the little things right, which makes him a […]

November 24, 2014