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Houston 800m Standouts Colin and Keaton Jones Set The Pace

By John Varlas – Originally published in The Commercial Appeal. It’s not hyperbole to say that 800-meter runners Colin and Keaton Jones have been known to burn things up on the track. “The Memphis Jaguars (track club) threw a meet here and they had just cut down the trees over here,” Keaton said, gesturing to

Houston High Names James Thomas Head Football Coach

Germantown Municipal School District is excited to announce that James Thomas has been named the new Head Coach of the Houston High School Football Program. Coach Thomas currently serves as the interim head coach for Houston Football and has a long history with both the program and Houston High School.  “I have played and coached

Houston Classic: Model of Excellence

34 Teams with 1,800 entries involving 1,100 Athletes, that is what the Houston Classic has become. Head Boys Track Coach Scott Hamlett reminisced about the early day of the Classic,”I remember thinking the first year when we had 8 teams,’How are to going to be able to run this?’” Beginning at Houston in 2009, it

College Basketball Player Opens Up About Battle with Depression

Emily Potter, the record breaking center of the University of Utah women’s basketball team, has penned an emotional essay about her battle with depression. Any parent or athlete who is close to a high profile athlete should take a moment and read it.

Middle School Girls Softball Try-Outs

On February 3rd, at 11:00am at the Grace Evan Softball Complex try-outs will be held for the 2018 Middle School Softball Team. Any girl in grades 6-8 who will be feeding into Houston High School is welcome to try-out. All the pertinent information is in the attached flyer at the bottom of the article, including

All Teams Schedule: Week of November 20 – November 26

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Houston High School, November 20 – November 26 MONDAY November 20, 2017 6:00 PM Boys Freshman Basketball @ Ridgeway High School SCHEDULE TUESDAY November 21, 2017 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Teams N/A SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY November 22, 2017 1:00 PM Boys Varsity WrestlingArlington/Bartlett/Cordova SCHEDULE THURSDAY November 23,

Event Recap: Week of November 11 – November 17

Saturday, Nov 11th No event results Sunday, Nov 12th No event results Monday, Nov 13th No event results Tuesday, Nov 14th Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Bartlett High School N/A Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Bartlett High School N/A Wednesday, Nov 15th No event results Thursday, Nov 16th Girls Varsity Basketball @ Arlington High School N/A Boys

Girls Soccer Places 6 on All-State Team

The Tennessee High School Soccer Coaches Association announced it’s All-State Team and We had more representatives than any other school. Congratulations to them and Head Coach David Wolff for their accomplishments! THSSCA All State DI AAA Girls 2017 Forward – Abbie Rushwin Sophomore Midfielders – Adryan Darnell Senior;  Jenna Kemp Junior Defenders – Cara Young Junior Goalkeeper