Scholar Athlete: Kaitlyn Holzmann, Antonian High School
SAN ANTONIO – Meet Instant Replay’s newest Scholar Athlete of the Week, Kaitlyn Holzmann of Antonian High School. Kaitlyn is the team captain and four year member of the varsity soccer team. She’s been named first team all-district and academic all-state as well as holds the school record for goals scored by a freshman with 15. I’ve had a lot more flexibility in my schedule and that has been really beneficial to me with going to the gym and just getting a lot more done.”WHAT MEMORIES DO YOU HAVE LEAVING HIGH SCHOOL SOON? Because of COVID we haven’t been able to do that but those will always be real fun times we will remember for a long time.”WHAT MESSAGE DO YOU HAVE TO STUDENTS AS THE PANDEMIC CONTINUES TO IMPACT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS AND EDUCATION?
Antonian graduate Brandon Beckel talks about his Texas Tech commitment
SAN ANTONIO Brandon Beckel made his commitment to attend Texas Tech last June after receiving attention at the area code tryouts a showcase for top prep talent with MLB scouts and NCAA coaches in attendance. Although Beckels senior season was cut short, he was still able to compile impressive numbers: 63 strikeouts and 10 hits allowed in 29 innings. His junior year he was a 1st Team All-District Selection and an All-State Honorable Mention.
Devin Grant, Daniel Jackson practice for All-American Bowl
SAN ANTONIO – Defensive lineman Devin Grant and wide receiver Daniel Jackson will represent the San Antonio area in the All-American Bowl Saturday afternoon, and both are thrilled for the opportunity to play for the West team. Meanwhile, longtime Alamo Heights coach Mike Norment is part of the West team’s coaching staff. After 24 years of coaching with the Mules as both a head coach and assistant, Norment has announced his retirement.
Antonian’s Devin Grant selected to 2020 All-American Bowl
SAN ANTONIO – Antonian defensive lineman Devin Grant received his All-American Bowl jersey Thursday afternoon in front of teammates, classmates, faculty, family and friends. Teammate Khalil Warfield was honored at the same reception for an invitation to the San Antonio Sports All-Star Game. The Apaches will open the playoffs on Saturday at 2 p.m. against Argyle.