The Review

Girls’ basketball prepares for rematch against Kinkaid at SPC after buzzer-beating win

Girls' basketball prepares for rematch against Kinkaid at SPC after buzzer-beating win

Russell Li, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

On Dec. 6, the girls’ basketball team, led by captains Holt and Ana Rodriguez, defeated Kinkaid 44-42 in the semifinals of the Greater Houston Tip-off Classic.

Boys’ basketball dominates season

Jackson Peakes scores two of his 31 points during the Nimitz game.

Wilson Bailey and Jack Bray

January 30, 2020

The boys’ basketball team is aiming for an SPC title after defeating 18 out of the 23 teams they have played this season.

Wrestling off to strong start, wins first of Trifecta of championships

The Mavericks accrued 325 total points to their opponents’ combined 70, defeating Bishop Lynch High School, ranked no. 2 among Texas private schools, 60-15 in the finals.

Russell Li, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

In 2019, the wrestling team won the “Trifecta” of Texas high school wrestling championships—the Texas State Duals, Texas Prep State and SPC championships—and was the first program to do so in state history. This year, the team has set the goal of defending their Trifecta victory. On Jan. 18,...

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ basketball finishes fourth, boys take 10th

Junior captain Isaac Blue drives to the basket.

Afraaz Malick and Russell Li

March 6, 2019

Girls' basketball lost to Houston Christian in the semi-final round of the SPC tournament, and boys' basketball lost to Casady in the consolation finals.

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ swimming wins, boys take second

Junior captain Katie Shelburne swims the 500-yard freestyle, breaking the school record for the event.

Kate Willey and Ellie Monday

February 27, 2019

Girls' swimming became SPC champions for the second year in a row, while the boys earned second.

Winter SPC Recap: Wrestling wins post-season tournaments, earns first All-American honors

Sophomore Thomas Chang squares off with his opponent. Chang was one of the 14 wrestlers who represented the Mavericks at SPC.

Ashley Yen and Mac Bechtol

February 26, 2019

For the first time ever, the wrestling team won State Individuals, State Duals and SPC.

Boys’ basketball teams up with Episcopal, gives back to the community

The athletes donate gently used shoes to less fortunate children.

Afraaz Malick, Staff Writer

February 17, 2019

Boys' basketball teamed up with Episcopal to donate shoes to the Sharing Shoes organization.

Basketball, soccer take on Falcons in final counter games

Basketball, soccer take on Falcons in final counter games

Wenqing He and Ellie Monday

February 16, 2019

On Feb. 8, basketball and soccer teams took on the Falcons in the final counter games for Winter SPC.

Winter sports teams defeat John Cooper

Captain Camila Sabisky dodges a John Cooper defender.

Katina Christensen, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

The soccer and basketball teams swept John Cooper in the first counter games of Winter SPC.

Girls’ soccer adjusts to largest varsity roster in school’s history

This year's varsity girls' soccer team is the largest in the school's history.

Megan Chang, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

Without enough players to field both varsity and JV teams, girls' soccer has only one team for the 2018-2019 season.

Freshman attends swim camp at the Olympic Training Center

Ella Flowers poses with other swimmers at the Olympic Training Center.

Kate Willey, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018

In October, freshman Ella Flowers attended an intense swim camp in Colorado Springs. Flowers was one of 48 girls invited to the four-day camp.

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