Uvalde wins thrilling home-opener; No. 1 Steele knocks off Lake Travis; MacArthur earns first win in three years
Week 2 of the 2022 high school football season featured another batch of unforgettable moments, as Uvalde wins their home-opener thanks to a brilliant play from Jonathan Jimenez, top-ranked Steele takes down Lake Travis and MacArthur earns the program's first win in three years.
A 91-year-old North Korean loyalist’s lonely battle against a long-dead U.S. general
At age 91, a South Korean named Ahn Hag-sub says his last act of resistance against Gen. Douglas MacArthur will be lighting a fire on his statue. He and his small group of protesters are in the minority in a country where MacArthur is generally revered.washingtonpost.com
Annual Peanut Butter Bowl expands to 10 games, 20 high school football teams in 2021
The annual Peanut Butter Bowl, held in every high school football season since 2016 as a food drive to collect peanut butter and combat chronic hunger, has expanded to 10 games and 20 different teams this season including a pair of Austin schools.
San Antonio High School Football Coach Arrested After Strangling Girlfriend
click to enlarge Brown County Sheriff's OfficeBenjamin Cook, 45, has been MacArthur's football coach since 2011. A local educator has been arrested after a reported incident of domestic violence.Benjamin Cook, head coach at MacArthur High School since 2011, was reportedly arrested Sunday stemming from accusations that he choked a woman he's been dating for more than a year. When police responded to a call at a motel in Early, Texas, officers heard screaming coming from the room where Cook and the victim were staying, mySA.com reports The woman said Cook has previously choked her. Police said she had several injuries, including cuts on the side of her head and bruises on her arms.According to a booking report obtained by KSAT, Cook impeded the woman's breath, which is considered a "higher level offense." Assistant coach Kevin Hirst will step up as interim head coach in the meantime.sacurrent.com
HS Volleyball Highlights: August 6th
The defending Class 6A Regional Champion OConnor Panthers opened their 2019 season with a sweep of NB Canyon in front of their home crowd, while Harlan knocked off MacArthur and Harlandale raced past Lanier to earn their first wins of the new season. Copyright 2019 by KSAT - All rights reserved.