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Golf putting in work to prepare for district tournament in spring

Golf putting in work to prepare for district tournament in spring

Julea Henthorn and Alexis Lutz, Contributing reporters

December 12, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

In golf there is ups and downs during the games and the season, but the players have shown with their scores that it has been stable and neutral. “The team consists of 16 students,” Coach Whitworth said. “On the varsity team there is 5 boys and 5 girls.” One of the boys on the varsity team...

Pin it to win it

Pin it to win it

Yamileth Maldonado, Sports Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

With a new district alignment, the wrestling team will face new challenges competing against daring teams. The wrestlers believe this season might just be tougher, but they’re “ready for anything.” Setting their main goal in winning the district meet and finishing top five at regionals a pri...

JV football game cancelled due to injuries

JV football game cancelled due to injuries

Yamileth Maldonado, Sports Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

The football junior varsity team will finish the season without playing their second to last game against Lufkin due to 13 injuries. The majority of them aren’t participating due to concussions, sprains, and .The team was left with only 14 athletes available to participate in the game. According ...

Fall tennis ends season in loss to Cougars at district meet

Yamileth Maldonado, Sports editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

The fall tennis team finished their season with a record of 3-3 and a district performance of 1-3 . The players finished fourth in zone and competed against the Tomball Cougars who placed second in zone, during district on Oct.3. The team lost all matches 10-0. The Tomball players won the minimal...

Darkenwald finishes season as top Panther runner

Darkenwald finishes season as top Panther runner

George Juarez, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

Sophomore Itzela Darkenwald advanced to the regional meet in cross country as Caney Creek’s top runner for the season after placing seventh at the district meet. The regional meet was held yesterday and results were not available by press time. “I felt a sense of joy take over my whole body,”...

Volleyball fails to make playoffs for second, consecutive year

Volleyball fails to make playoffs for second, consecutive year

Mario Rangel & Brook'lynne Taylor, Contributing Reporters

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

The Panther volleyball team had a struggling season and as of press time the district record is 3-9 and the overall is 7-10. The team, comprised of almost all seniors, have been unsuccessful in repeating a playoff appearance two years ago. Even so, the volleyball program is working hard and trying...

Strong teams, few players leaves uphill climb for Creek football

Strong teams, few players leaves uphill climb for Creek football

Emily Alfaro & Jackie Bahena, Contributing Reporters

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

The football team has faced an uphill climb this year. According to head football coach Steven Svendsen, each game the team could have won but the size of the team has been problematic. “We don’t have a lot of depth on our offensive and defensive line,” Svendsen said. “There’s not enough...

Community hosts first ever Homecoming Parade

Community hosts first ever Homecoming Parade

Yesica Cortez-Rodriguez & Emily Osorio, Contributing Reporters

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

The East Montgomery County community came together to put on the first-ever homecoming parade on Oct. 3. Caney Creek held an outdoor pep rally and parade at the football stadium on campus. Clubs, sports and feeder zone schools created floats or walked around the track in order to bring together the...

New faces on the sideline

Yamileth Maldonado, Sports editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

Caney Creek High School has six new faces standing in the sidelines. Those new faces are those of the coaches : Dustin Simpson as assistant football and baseball coach, Jomar Cauley as powerlifting’s head coach and a football assistant coach, Jason Banes as assistant football and soccer coach, Courtney...

Juan Martinez qualifies to state

Juan Martinez qualifies to state

George Juarez, Editor-in-Chief

July 19, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

One Caney Creek wrestler made a trip to the state competition for the second year in a row. Junior Juan Martinez was the only Panther wrestler to escape the regional meet at Bryan High School on Feb. 16-17. This was after the wrestling team went to district competition on Feb. 7 at Willis high school and eight wrestlers qualified to regionals. Junior Juan Martinez was the only Panther wrestler to escape the regional meet at Bryan High School on Feb. 16-17. This was after the wrestling team went to district competition on Feb. 7 at Willis high school and eight wrestlers qualified to regionals.

Soccer programs make history

Soccer programs make history

Yojana Torres-Fuentes, Contributing Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under News, Sports Center

The boys soccer team earned a bi-district championship after defeating Port Neches-Grove. It was the first time they won a playoff game since the 2012-2013 soccer season. They finished the season 11-1-1 in district. Top scorer was senior Omar Quintana, who scored an overall 24 goals in the season. Senior...

Track advances to regionals

Lexi Amador, Contributing Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Sports Center

This season our track participants made it to Regional 5A Track Meet in Humble, Texas on April 27. The participants that went to regionals all worked hard to get as far as they got. “We have had a good turn out they worked hard,” coach Berry Walker said. “Track itself is a mindset, you’re...

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