As the weather begins to thaw out, the sports schedule — which was completely wiped out this past week — begins to work its way back. Among the positives to look forward to is that the start of the high school baseball season gets underway with state-ranked Clear Springs and Friendswood among the teams in action.
Sunday: Nothing scheduled for the day.
Monday: Opening Day of the 2021 high school baseball season begins with Clear Brook at Pasadena Memorial at 3:30pm, followed Pasadena Dobie at Galveston Ball at 4:00pm. Santa Fe at Clear Falls starts at 4:30pm, with state-ranked Clear Springs at Alvin beginning 5:00pm. Texas City at Dickinson and Barbers Hill at Galveston Ball each start at 6:00pm, while Bay Area Christian at state-ranked Friendswood wraps up the day at 7:00pm.
Among the boys’ high school soccer matches that will be made up, Santa Fe at Galveston Ball starts at 6:00pm, followed by La Marque at Hamshire-Fannett kicks off at 7:00pm, while Texas City at Friendswood starts at 7:30pm.
In girls’ high school soccer, La Marque at Hamshire-Fannett starts at 5:00pm, with La Porte at Galveston Ball begins at 6:00pm. Friendswood at Texas City starts at 7:30pm.
The Rockets welcome the Bulls to Toyota Center for a 7:00pm contest that will be aired on AT&T Sportsnet Southwest. The network begins coverage with the pregame show at 6:30pm.
Tuesday: High school softball begins at 5:00pm with Hitchcock at Brazosport, followed by Pasadena Memorial at Clear Brook and Clear Falls at Pasadena at 6:00pm. Deer Park at state-ranked Dickinson and Friendswood at state-ranked Santa Fe each start at 6:30pm.
In boys’ high school soccer, Clear Falls at Clear Brook, Clear Creek at Dickinson, Clear Springs at Clear Lake, Friendswood at Goose Creek Memorial, Baytown Lee at Galveston Ball, Anahuac at La Marque, Baytown Sterling at Santa Fe and Manvel at Texas City each start at 7:30pm.
The one high school baseball game on the schedule will have Bay Area Christian at state-ranked Friendswood at 7:00pm.
The girls’ high school soccer schedule starts with Anahuac at La Marque at 5:30pm, followed by Galveston Ball at Baytown Lee at 6:00pm. Clear Brook at Clear Falls, Dickinson at Clear Creek, Clear Lake at Clear Springs, Goose Creek Memorial at Friendswood, Santa Fe at Baytown Sterling and Texas City at Manvel start at 7:30pm.
Santa Fe and Texas City will be among the golf teams participating in an event at Bayou Golf Course.
Likewise, the two schools will be facing each other in tennis play as the Indians visit the Stingarees.