Archive for December, 2010

Post Season Football Awards

Austin High’s Junior wide-receiver Cayleb Jones was named first team All-District as well as All-Centex this week. Other Maroons on the 15-5A All-District squad include Derek Newman (Sr. wide receiver) and Daniel Laudermilk (Sr. linebacker). The 15-5A All-District 2nd team included Austin High’s Rondo Middleton (Sr. running back), Myron Jones (Sr. wide receiver), Andrew Sadowski [...]

Jaquez candidate for Statesman Newcomer of the Year

Austin High Senior Jordan Jaquez is one of several candidates for the Austin American-Statesman Central Texas Newcomer of the Year. Jaquez made the most of his only year as the starting QB with a school record 2,652 yards passing and 23 TDs. This included 7 TD passes (another school record) in a thrilling 66-63 overtime [...]

Jones Named to 2nd Team All-State

Austin High Junior wide receiver Cayleb Jones was named to the Class 5-A 2nd Team All-State team this week.

Barnes named MVP Defensive Player in 15-5A

Junior Blair Barnes of the Austin High Volleyball team was named the Most Valuable Defensive Player in district for the 2010 season. Also named to the 1st team was middle blocker Torre Blake while ouside hitters Layne Hubbard and Wren Overesch appeared on the 2nd team. Jasmyne Walker and Kehle Lenallen earned honorable mention.

NPR quotes Emory Blake

Emory Blake interviewed on NPR Radio and the dream of a College Football playoff

Basketball teams in Centex Top 10

Both of the Austin High basketball teams showed up in the Statesman’s Central Texas Top 10 this week. The boys team, with a 6-1 record, came in at #6 while the Lady Maroons (8-2) are ranked #9. Also, this week the Oak Hill Gazette ran a story on the Lady Maroons as they prepare for [...]

Emory Blake in BCS Championship

Auburn and former Austin High star Emory Blake are headed to Arizona on January 10th to play the Oregon Ducks in the BCS Championship Game. The Tigers qualified by defeating South Carolina in the SEC Championship game 56-17 with Blake catching 5 passes for 63 yards and a touchdown. On the season, he’s caught 29 [...]