Taylor shook up the District 19-6A playoff picture with a pivotal 33-17 win over Cinco Ranch on Friday at Rhodes Stadium.
Katy’s football program is well known for state championships, dominance in district play and for players like Andy Dalton going to major college programs and, sometimes, the National Football League.
Separated by seven points midway through the third quarter, Cinco Ranch scored 27 unanswered points to pull out a 44-17 victory over Morton Ranch at Rhodes Stadium on Saturday in District 19-6A action.
Katy silenced anyone doubting its state-contender credentials with a 66-13 win over previously unbeaten Tompkins on Friday at Rhodes Stadium.
Taylor and Morton Ranch started their District 19-6A journey on Saturday at Legacy Stadium. The Mustangs scored 20 unanswered points en route to a 20-6 win.
The Lady Falcons shrugged off Friday’s 3-2 loss to Cinco Ranch on Tuesday with a 3-0 (25-9, 25-18, 25-17) sweep at Morton Ranch to improve to 2-1 in District 19-6A.
R.J. Smith rushed for 246 yards for four touchdowns and added a receiving touchdown, as Tompkins cruised to a 70-7 victory over the Alvin Yellowjackets on Friday at AISD Memorial Stadium.
After losing its first district match on Friday to Tompkins, Seven Lakes came out on a mission against Cinco Ranch on Tuesday winning 3-0 (28-26, 25-18, 26-24).
Cinco Ranch came within a two-point conversion of beating Jersey Village on Friday, but ultimately dropped their second game of the season, 50-48, in a shootout at Pridgeon Stadium.
The Seven Lakes Spartans were a hail mary away from pulling off a stunning comeback against the Memorial Mustangs on Thursday, but ultimately fell short, 17-14, in a thriller at Tully Stadium to kick off the 2018 football season.
The Cinco Ranch volleyball team (13-2) picked up its sixth consecutive win of the season by defeating the Elkins Knights (10-12-1), 3-0, Tuesday evening at Cinco Ranch High School.
Katy held its dress rehearsal for the season on Friday with a scrimmage against Klein Collins ahead of its opening-week clash with North Shore.
Morton Ranch hosted Alief Elsik on Tuesday, winning 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-20). The Mavericks improved to 10-9 with the victory. Elsik came into the match with a 0-8 overall record.