After cruising to District 20-5A titles each of the past two years, the Huntsville Lady Hornets are set for a new challenge this season.
With the Huntsville girls basketball team wrapping up its second consecutive District 20-5A title earlier this year, it’s only fitting that the Lady Hornets dominated the league’s postseason honors.
After locking down their third consecutive league title, the Huntsville Hornets were well-represented in the recently unveiled District 20-5A boys basketball honors.
BRYAN — A historic run for the Huntsville boys basketball program came to a halt Tuesday night at Bryan High School, as the Hornets fell to reigning Region III champion Manor 70-58 in the Class 5A regional quarterfinals.
COLLEGE STATION — The Huntsville Hornets vanquished a five-year-long area round curse in thrilling fashion Friday night at A&M Consolidated High School.
CONROE — Bi-district championships have become business as usual for Huntsville boys basketball in recent years — and the Hornets took care of business Tuesday night.
The Huntsville Hornets received a significant shakeup on the hardwood when the University Interscholastic League released its 2020-2022 Realignment and Reclassification on Monday morning.
WILLIS — A relentless defensive effort lifted the Huntsville Lady Hornets to a double-digit win over rival Willis on Friday night.
With their 40th straight league win within sight, the Huntsville Hornets left nothing to chance Friday night at a packed Paul Bohan Gym.
With their 38th consecutive league win Friday night at home against New Caney, the Huntsville Hornets are halfway to another undefeated run through District 20-5A.
Perhaps their ugliest performance of the season wasn’t enough to derail the Huntsville Hornets’ undefeated start to District 20-5A play.
The Walker County sports scene had no shortage of storylines throughout the past year, but a pair of unblemished basketball runs stand out among the rest.
Given their supremacy over league opponents in recent years, it’s only fitting that the Huntsville Hornets opened District 20-5A action in dominant fashion.
With the game hanging in the balance and an opportunity to put away perhaps their top District 20-5A competition, the Huntsville Lady Hornets didn’t flinch.
After enjoying a highly successful season in which they ran the table on their way to a district championship, the Hornets basketball team brought home a multitude of all-district awards.
With the rare chance of going undefeated in district play, the Lady Hornets were in the fight of their lives.
The Hornets survived a Lake Creek comeback attempt Friday night to take sole possession of first place in District 20-5A.
The Huntsville girls basketball team nearly home a championship trophy from the Splendora tournament. After winning their first four games of the tournament, the Lady Hornets fell in the title game 59-51 to Woodville on Saturday afternoon.
Huntsville junior Jayron Roberts (13) floats in for a layup during the second quarter against Tomball Memorial. Huntsville got off to a sluggish start and never took the lead, falling 66-53 in the area-round playoff bout.
Twice this season, the Hornets had payback on their minds with opportunities to host playoff-bound teams which had beat them previously on the road.
Huntsville senior Da’Cuan Jenkins (25) draws a foul on the way to the basket in the fourth quarter of the Hornets victory over Waco on Tuesday. The Huntsville boys will play Tomball Memorial on Friday.
In a wild contest from start to finish, the Huntsville boys basketball team won their first playoff game in years by defeating Waco 77-64 at Hearne High School on Tuesday evening.
Perhaps the growth that the Huntsville boys basketball team has experienced throughout its season can be characterized by the results of its two biggest games.
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