Archive for November, 2010

Faces Off the Field

Savannah Clark, Austin High Lady Maroon guard, was featured in today’s Austin American-Statesman’s Faces Off the Field today. Check it out!

Runnin’ Maroons top Georgetown to start season

Austin High defeated the Georgetown Eagles to open the 2010 basketball season, 66-48. After leading by only only 4 points at half, the Maroons outscored their opponents 17-8 in the 3rd quarter to take control of the game. Austin High was led by McClellan and Reinking with 15 points each.

Baptista finishes 9th in State

In an impressive performance yesterday, Rachel Baptista completed her Austin High Cross Country career with a 9th place finish at the 5A State Cross Country Championships at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock. Rachel’s time of 11:22.41 was the best among Central Texas runners.

Austin High grads on National TV

The announcer cried “a nice catch by Emmm-oo-reee Blake” with a little more zest than usual on CBS this Saturday afternoon. That’s because when Vern Lunquist (class of 1958) described the catch by Auburn Wide Receiver Emory Blake (class of 2009), he was rooting for a fellow Maroon graduate. The 26 yard catch from Cam [...]

Lady Maroons start strong

The Lady Maroons began their 2010 basketball campaign by defeating Westwood 62-49 behind 21 points from Sierra Contreras and 11 from Selena Hernandez.

Emory Blake scores for #2 Auburn

Former Austin High receiver Emory Blake caught 3 passes for 45 yards and a touchdown for Auburn against Chatanooga. You sure hope for Emory’s sake that there is no truth to the NCAA allegations against his QB, Cam Newton. Auburn is now in control of its BCS Championship destiny but still has a tough schedule ahead [...]

Austin High Football victories

Did you know that Austin High ranks 9th in all-time football victories with 579? Pretty impressive number although they’ve been playing football for more than 100 years! Unfortunately, the Maroons did not add to that total tonight as they lost to Anderson, 34-26. Too many turnovers to overcome although Austin had several chances in the waning [...]

Austin Volleyball drops 5-setter

In a see-saw bi-district battle, the Lady Maroons fell to Georgetowwn 25-11, 21-25, 25-12, 16-25, 15.8. Austin finishes its season at 28-19 while the Eagles (37-8) move on against Klein Oak.