District 9 has a history of producing powerful softball and baseball teams throughout the years.
It was perfect for him. Braxton Ashcraft expected he’d go in the second round of the MLB draft. Once he got the call and expectation became reality, the Robinson senior was thrilled.
Kris Kahler stood to the right of a whiteboard on the turf field inside Midway’s indoor facility. Ready to break down the World Cup — from the basics of the dimensions and markings of a soccer field to the players and teams to keep an eye on during the tournament — the Midway head soccer coach couldn’t contain his excitement.
After five years and three different collegiate stops, Alex Phillips is ready to move on to the next stage of his life.
On Thursday afternoon, the penultimate day of the Robinson ISD school year, several people were walking toward the school’s tennis courts when one remarked that the gate was locked.
AUSTIN — Justin Sawyers had the lead when he took the handoff. Heading into the final curve, though, Sawyers fell back to third. As La Vega’s anchor leg in the mile relay entered the home stretch, he went to the outside and started to kick. Sawyers found another gear and laid it all out on the track as he passed both runners in front of him with 50 yards to go and never looked back to give the Pirates the gold in the Class 4A mile relay.