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Katy High School

  • Calendar

    April 26, 2012
  • News

    August 18, 2011

    Knocked Out

    Medical effects of concussion far worse for kids.

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Concussions: Avoidance, Protection and Better Helmets

    Daniel Kramer​Justin Landers, head athletic trainer at Katy High School, leads me to a secret stash of football equipment. The attic-like room, which is only accessible by one skinny wood ladder, is floor to ceiling and wall to wall with hundreds of helmets and shoulder pads. Landers combs th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    And The Nominees For The Tommy Tune Awards Are...

    ​TUTS annual Tommy Tune awards have become a highly anticipated event among high school drama clubs across the area.Scholarships are awarded, two winners are chosen to go to New York to compete on a national level, and the kids get to perform at the Hobby Center on the night of the event. (This ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    If Katy Actually Faced Cinco Ranch In The Playoffs, Who Would Win?

    Photo by Paul Knight​Here at Hair Balls, we seem to talk a lot about Katy High School football, even though we try not to. When the high school playoffs started this year, we really wanted to cheer for Galveston Ball, and we thought The Woodlands and Hightower High School would surely go deep in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Friday Night Lights, Houston Style: Why Does Everyone Hate Katy So Much?

    Photos by Paul Knight​Standing in the rain on Saturday afternoon, watching Katy High School play Atascocita in a playoff game, Hair Balls remembered something we read on the Washington Post NFL blog this past week. This question, about the Dallas Cowboys, was asked: "Why are the Cowboys So Hated? ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    As The HS Football Playoffs Begin, Here Are The Three Best Games Of The Past 15 Years

    High school football playoffs start this weekend, and Hair Balls is excited.The Woodlands and Hightower High School finished undefeated and, from what we saw this season, look like they'll be tough to beat. Katy High School, whose only loss came in the team's opening game against The Woodlands, won ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2009

    Friday Night Lights, Houston-Style: Hightower-Dulles, And Ranking The Best

    Photos by Paul Knight / Click here for a full slideshow​Hair Balls watched a game about a month ago between two old HISD rivals, and we noticed that the stands were a little empty and the game play was a little soft. We found an old Madison coach, Richard Blair, who told us that he thought H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    A Little Sororal Love for Broward's BCS Live Blog

    Our old pal Michael J. Mooney, who helped us out with our October feature about the Katy High School football team, posted up at Dolphins Stadium last night to live blog the game for our sister paper, the Broward-Palm Beach New Times. Here's the recap, which includes frequent references to the Uni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    A Little Sororal Love for Broward's BCS Live Blog

    Our old pal Michael J. Mooney, who helped us out with our October feature about the Katy High School football team, posted up at Dolphins Stadium last night to live blog the game for our sister paper, the Broward-Palm Beach New Times. Here's the recap, which includes frequent references to the Uni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2008

    ESPN Discovers Katy High Football

    In this week's feature, "No Pressure," we write about the Katy High School football team and its season leading up to the "Battle at Rhodes," a manufactured game against an opponent flown in from south Florida. Our sister paper, the Broward-Palm Beach New Times, wrote a similar story from Florida, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2008
  • News

    October 23, 2008

    No Pressure. It's Just Texas High School Football.

    Katy High School was going to play against a Florida team on national TV. Now all it had to do was find a way to win again.

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2006

    The Mens, He Can Throw

    Apropos of nothing, other than this little gem making the rounds on the internets, we offer up the funniest video to ever feature Katy High School and Sacha Baron Cohen's crazy Kazakhstan newsman, Borat. Watch as Borat tells head coach Gary Joseph he can throw a rock 15 meters to hit a Gypsy. " ... More >>

  • News

    December 22, 2005

    It's a Bird! It's a Plane!

    Despite major opposition, construction commences on what could become North America's most dangerous airport

  • News

    December 16, 2004

    What Price Glory?

    In an era when booster dollars give high school football teams a high-tech edge, scratching out a winning season gets tougher and tougher

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