SMHS Countdown to Kickoff: Rattlers travel to Converse Judson
The Rattlers will begin a three-game road trip to close out the season in their third game in District 27-6A, facing off against Converse Judson and former San Marcos athletic director Mark Soto.The R[San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] Sports San Marcos News, San Marcos Record [Texas State]sanmarcosrecord.com
Alamo Heights, Boerne Champion meet with 15-5A-II lead on the line; East Central set for pivotal clash with New Braunfels; Poth going for fifth straight win against Nixon-Smiley
Week 9 of KSAT 12′s Big Game Coverage s jam-packed with some critical district matchups like Alamo Heights vs. Boerne Champion, East Central vs. New Braunfels and much more!
East Central stuns Judson, Rockets dismiss head coach; McCreary powers Johnson to 8-0 record; SW Legacy beats Southwest for third straight year
Caden Bosanko's game-winning touchdown pass to Jack Stewart in East Central's 30-28 victory over Judson was one of many highlights from the wildest week yet of KSAT's Big Game Coverage for the 2021 high school football season.
High School Football season in jeopardy, Judson may be out first two games
AUSTIN The start of the 2020 high school football season in South Texas is very much in jeopardy. That order, if upheld, would cancel the first two weeks of the high school football season in Travis County and have rippling affects across the state. San Antonio schools regularly compete against Austin-area schools early in the regular season. Of particular note, the Judson Rockets had been scheduled to play Lake Travis in the second week of the season on Sept. 4. Williams also revealed that Judson was already in talks to cancel their season-opener against DeSoto due to the surging COVID-19 pandemic.
Judson and North East School Districts suspend summer strength and conditioning camps
SAN ANTONIO The Judson and North East School Districts have joined the Harlandale and Edgewood School Districts in suspending their summer strength and conditioning camps starting on Monday. The suspension is a result of the alarming increase in positive coronavirus tests in the greater San Antonio area. Judson head coach Rodney Williams confirmed with the The Fuel, Judsons student newspaper, that the school district will shut down their strength and conditioning camps at least until July 13 while continuing to monitor the situation. JUST IN: Judson Athletics suspends summer workouts. Harlandale became the first area school district to shut down their summer program on June 17, followed by Edgewood on June 22.
Online lending platform SoLo Funds opens spigot on interest-free peer-to-peer microloans for cash-strapped Americans
The co-founder of the peer-to-peer lending platform SoLo Funds is on a mission to help the millions of Americans that live paycheck to paycheck and can't survive the money crunch caused by the coronavirus pandemic. "We now are facing the greatest financial emergency the nation has ever faced in recent history," says SoLo Funds co-founder and CEO Travis Holoway. Recognizing the urgent need facing families across America, Williams and his partner are relaunching their two-year-old online lending platform with a new model for peer-to-peer lending. "SoLo Funds has the runaway to lend over $10 million a month during this critical time." SoLo Funds uses alternative data to deem a person's creditworthiness, such as their cash flow, social media engagement and gig work."cnbc.com
Visa makes strategic investment in LISNR, a start-up that wants to rival Apple Pay
Start-up LISNR just landed a deal with Visa for a rival payments technology that uses ultrasound. This investment comes at a time when large tech companies, like Apple with Apple Pay, are growing in the mobile payment market. Mobile pay in the U.S. lags the rest of the world, and one reason is hardware cost. To use options like Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay, merchants such as coffee shops and retail stores need the proper hardware. Apple Pay is expected to be the leading source of transactions.cnbc.com
2019 BGC Preview: Judson Rockets
With new head coach Rodney Williams at the helm and dual-threat quarterback Michael Chandler leading the offense, the Judson Rockets look to continue their recent string of local dominance as they enter the 2019 high school football season ranked 12th in the state in Class 6A. Copyright 2019 by KSAT - All rights reserved.
Judson ranked as the 6A team to beat in San Antonio
With a new head coach in Rodney Williams and the loss of defensive standout DeMarvin Leal to Texas A&M, the Judson Rockets enter the 2019 high school football season ranked as the top 6A team in the city of San Antonio according to Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine. Copyright 2019 by KSAT - All rights reserved.