Archive for: football

Twelve senior athletes awarded scholarships, sign with colleges

Twelve senior athletes awarded scholarships, sign with colleges

by Drew Howerton and Josh Weimer, section and online editor Wednesday February 1st was national signing day, an event in which high school students sign for college sports contracts.  This year, Consol had twelve A&M Consolidated senior athletes...

 

Ten things to know for the week: November 7

Ten things to know for the week: November 7

from ABC The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. In a letter to Congressional leaders on Sunday, FBI Director James Comey says that the review of new...

 

Consol steamrolls Rudder Rangers in last home game of season

Consol steamrolls Rudder Rangers in last home game of season

by Vi Burgess & Katerina Kountakis, editor-in-chief & section editor On Friday, November 4, the Consol Tigers won their last home game of the 2016-2017 season against Rudder in a landslide of 59-20. Despite a few penalties for being...

 

Consol keeps Brazos Boot, wins football game in annual Crosstown Showdown

Consol keeps Brazos Boot, wins football game in annual Crosstown Showdown

by Vi Burgess, editor-in-chief On Friday, October 14, the Tigers again took on the Vikings at home, hoping to keep the Brazos Boot, the trophy of the Crosstown Showdown, at home. Though the Vikings took an early lead, scoring the first touchdown...

 

Consol fights hard for third year in a row, loses again to CSHS 23-14

Consol fights hard for third year in a row, loses again to CSHS 23-14

by Maya Girimaji & Katerina Kountakis, section editors In the Crosstown Showdown, October 7, Consol loses to CSHS for yet another year. The Cougars led the game, making a touchdown with eight minutes left in the first quarter. But Consol’s...

 

Gallery: Tigers prepare to face rival during pep rally

Gallery: Tigers prepare to face rival during pep rally

by Drew Howerton, section editor & Rachel Lamb, executive editor Consol crowded into the gym to support the football and volleyball teams before they play their big rival College Station High School. The crowd was animated as the cheerleaders,...

 

Tigers fall to Temple in Homecoming game 34-22

Tigers fall to Temple in Homecoming game 34-22

by Haley Mitchell, managing editor In their Homecoming game last Friday, September 30, Consol took on the Temple Wildcats at home. Though the first half of the first quarter was merely a game of keepaway, Temple scored the first touchdown of...

 

Learning to love football prompts acceptance of Texan identity

Learning to love football prompts acceptance of Texan identity

by Vi Burgess, editor-in-chief “Y’all? Did you just say y’all?” my mother asked, incredulously. “You’ve got to be kidding me.” “Are you Texan or something?” my (British) dad chimed in, conveniently forgetting that the reason...

 

Tigers trounce Austin High and claim first win of season

Tigers trounce Austin High and claim first win of season

by Sueji Han & Jennifer Zhan, staff reporter & senior editor The Tigers claimed their first win of the season against the Austin High Maroons on Friday, September 9, Consol’s second home game. The Tigers took an early lead, but the...

 

Gallery: Consol is red, white and blue at pep rally

Gallery: Consol is red, white and blue at pep rally

by Drew Howerton, section editor & Rachel Lamb, executive editor The Tigers gathered in the gym to support the football team all decked out in red, white and blue.  The crowd was dressed in patriotic outfits as the cheerleaders, band...