Comments. Another thing about them was how unselfish they were on the court. Northside Athletics Northside Sports Gym 8400 N Loop 1604 W San Antonio, TX 78249 (210) 397-7509 athletics@nisd.net Brandeis vs West Lake – 11/24/2020 – 6PM – Volleyball – NB Canyon – Area Round Playoffs. Return to Top; Players. But we still met with the kids later that Thursday when everything got suspended. That was the goal.". ... North Shore vs Atascocita – 2/2/2021 – 7PM – Boys Basketball – Atascocita High School. The last time a player out of Brandeis … Gardner called this season's team "a special group" that had a high IQ on and off the court. Brandeis next plays Austin Westlake (28-7) in a second-round game Thursday, tentatively set for Smithson Valley. One person is dead after a rollover crash on the city's north side, the San Antonio Police Department said. 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Brandeis @ Littleton Gym 5:30 pm BE LOUD! The jitters were evident as top-ranked Brandeis tipped off against Reagan in a Class 6A first-round playoff Tuesday. : Sep 1, 1975 - Mike Fahey signed a contract with the Washington Bullets. Another Public Schools Athletic League basketball team has forfeited its spot in the playoffs. "There aren't a lot of teams that can say they went 33-3 and made it to the state tournament," Brown said. For a few hours yesterday afternoon, the Cinderella run of Lafayette High School in the Public Schools Athletic League basketball playoffs reached unimagined heights. That was big. Brandeis coach Marc Gardner and his players have resigned themselves to accepting that their season is done. The San Antonio area will play host to all six rounds of the 2021 NCAA Division I women’s basketball tournament, the NCAA announced Friday. The season was a historic one for the Broncos, who became the first Brandeis squad since the school opened in 2008 to reach the state semifinals in a team sport. 26 were here. "Of course, we didn't get to finish it, but it's a huge accomplishment, especially since no one picked us to get there. Read More. dhinojosa@express-news.net Reagan was led by Juliett Martinez’s eight points. 1701 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722 Tel: (512) 471-5883 | Fax: (512) 471-5908 Note: With the start of the basketball season delayed, what better time to look back and celebrate some of the great players of the past. "Getting to the state tournament was a dream come true for us," Brandeis team captain Kyle Schaefer, who has committed to the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs said Tuesday. Sophia Haberer puts a shot up over the Rattler's Olivia Iwuala as Brandeis plays Reagan in girls basketball playoff action at Northside Gym on February 12, 2019. We are still learning a lot when it comes to what is called natural immunity to COVID-19. Find event and ticket information. A look at the Lone Star State's top basketball teams by class and overall in the MaxPreps Computer Rankings. You feel bad for the team. Read More. Two weeks ago, the players on the Brandeis boys basketball team were flushed with anticipation as they prepared to play in the UIL state tournament for the first time in school history. “She did a great job defensively, and that sparked us to get some things going offensively,” Haberer said. Alexis Parker pump fakes against the Rattler's olivia Iwuala as Brandeis plays Reagan in girls basketball playoff action at Northside Gym on February 12, 2019. You work your whole career to get the chance to get there and finally it happens, and you don't get to play. May 29, 1975 - The Washington Bullets selected Mike Fahey in Round 10 with Pick 13 in the 1975 NBA Draft. Brandeis boys basketball team set standard for school's athletic program. “We went to a 3-2 (zone) to make sure we were all out on the shooting, and we started helping.”. "We were planning on going," Gardner said. David Hinojosa has been working as a sports writer since 1993. (BBABC) He has also covered sports for the McAllen Monitor and the Dallas Morning News. The Cougars were led by senior guard and Incarnate Word signee Ta’Niya Jackson, who had 17 points. Brandeis has made the playoffs eight … It's crazy to think we went 33-3 at the 6A level, and not a single kid on that team is getting a Division I basketball scholarship.". Only Cole got the chance to play, beating Peaster in the 3A semifinals in the fourth and final game. 2 Cougars roared to a 24-2 start over the first quarter and weren’t challenged in the second game of Tuesday’s Class 6A first-round playoff doubleheader at Northside Gym. OnExpressNews.com: Geist named new football coach at Clark. Years from now when their temples start to turn gray, they will remember the thrill of standing near the summit and the disappointment of being denied the opportunity to continue their climb. The key reserves were seniors Kris Bowen and Cole Cervantes. Shortly thereafter, Gardner heard from a UIL official, Brandeis principal Geri Berger and Northside ISD athletic director Stan Laing. The Basketball Association of America was founded in 1946 by the owners of the major sports arenas in the Northeast and Midwest, most notably Madison Square Garden in New York City. “We have a lot of young girls, and they had never been in the playoffs, so I think nerves kicked in, me included,” Brandeis junior guard Arriana Villa said. In the second round of the girls high school basketball Class 6A playoffs, Reagan tops Steele and Judson knocks off Brandeis. The Rattlers are undefeated in district so far as they come into the semi-finals tonight for the district tournament. "I'm always going to remember how well we competed together, and how well we played together. We just need to make sure we come out strong every game.”. Share. "It's the lack of closure that is the tough part," Gardner said Tuesday. Full Site Menu. Basketball Season updated schedule as of FEB 1. It was a team effort. Official Facebook site for The Brandeis Broncos Athletic Booster Club. Still, the Broncos had a spirited workout Thursday morning and were looking forward to watching Wagner play that night. Sophomore Kalleigh Wakefield had 15 for Johnson (17-17). Box Score. "Let them go buy programs and souvenirs and get that out of their system. Clark defeated the Rangers 72-43 on Nov. 9 at the Northside ISD tournament. We just talked big picture of why this was happening. Cougar guard Ta'Nniya Jackson makes points in the first quarter off steals as Clark plays Johnson in girls basketball playoff action at Northside Gym on February 12, 2019. UIL executive director Charlie Breithaupt left open the possibility of resuming the state tournament later this spring, but the chances of that happening appear more remote with each passing day. All my teammates got me the ball, and they got me open. While the UIL's decision was a blow to the Broncos, they weren't caught off guard. Kendall Young grabs a rebound for the Cougars as Clark plays Johnson in girls basketball playoff action at Northside Gym on February 12, 2019. Besides her offensive contributions, Haberer said Villa helped the Broncos get their defense straight. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. We played as a team. That way, Friday it's a business trip. Email. The Cougars would have played defending champion Dallas Madison for the state title Saturday morning. 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