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This past weekend, August 8-10, the Taylor Lady Ducks volleyball began their season at the Stampede Showdown Tournament in Florence. Taylor welcomes new Head Coach Kate Kennedy, who comes to the school from McNeil in Round Rock, where she had been coaching for the past five years. 

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The 100 plus degree temperatures didn’t keep Thrall fans and family from a night with their favorite Tigers and Tigerettes Friday night, August 9. The mass gathered to show their support as Thrall introduced the members of the 2019 football, volleyball and cross-country teams, along with the…

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Taylor senior softball athlete Katie Henson, who plays catcher for the Ducks, has selected to continue her academic and softball career by verbally committing to play for Trinidad State Junior College in Trinidad, CO. Katie is currently catcher for the Texas Bombers’ Fastpitch 18 and under H…

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The Thrall Tigerettes (7-2) rallied from a 9-point deficit in the second set that propelled the Tigerettes to a sweep the Rockdale Lady Tigers (3-3) 25-20, 25-23, 25-16 Tuesday night.

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The Thrall Tigerettes (6-2) traveled to Franklin over the weekend for their first tournament of the season.  They picked up four wins over the two-day event taking the consolation trophy.

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This past weekend, August 8-10, the Taylor Lady Ducks volleyball began their season at the Stampede Showdown Tournament in Florence. Taylor welcomes new Head Coach Kate Kennedy, who comes to the school from McNeil in Round Rock, where she had been coaching for the past five years. 

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The 100 plus degree temperatures didn’t keep Thrall fans and family from a night with their favorite Tigers and Tigerettes Friday night, August 9. The mass gathered to show their support as Thrall introduced the members of the 2019 football, volleyball and cross-country teams, along with the…

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This past Saturday, August 10, the Taylor Press hosted their Salute to Summer Madden Tournament. Turnout for the event could have been a little better, but  new challenges often present growing pains.

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The Thrall Tigerettes opened the 2019 season Tuesday, August 6 picking up a pair of wins over Lago Vista and Cameron in a tri-team tournament in Cameron.

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Taylor track star Tanner Welch was out at Taylor High School Wednesday morning training in final preparation for the National meet this weekend Aug. 3 in Greensboro, NC. After a somewhat bleak performance in Florida, Welch was more focused and ready to go.

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Taylor, Thrall and Granger will all be hosting football camps this week Granger and Taylor’s will be July 29-31 and Thrall’s from July 29-Aug 1.

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To hundreds fantasy leagues and sports video games serve as some of the best non-contact ways to get involved with your favorite sports.

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Taylor Ducks track star Tanner Welch is reaching for newer heights. Wednesday morning, July 17, Tanner was out practicing at the Taylor High School complex, with his dad. The weather was a usual Texas humid morning with a slight breeze, but that didn’t stall Tanner’s routine.

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The Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association announced the 2019 Academic All-Star teams on Thursday, July 11. The list included two Taylor Ducks players, second baseman Matthew Hortenstein and pitcher Austin Harms.

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Those of us who remember NCAA Football and Basketball video games remember them fondly. Just two weeks ago, July 9, marked the release of the last edition of the NCAA Football video game. Gamers everywhere have been in mourning since EA Sports discontinued the production of the annual games.

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The Taylor Ducks Youth Football Camp will be taking place July 29-31 for grades K – 9 at THS Stadium. The Camp will begin at 8am and run thru 11am. Campers are encouraged to bring Water Bottle, Sunscreen and cleats. Registration will begin thirty minutes prior to the event and has a cost of …

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The sports department of the Taylor Press is at it again. This time hosting the Salute to Summer Madden Showdown double elimination X-Box ONE tournament.

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Taylor families and soccer players if you are still looking to get your player into a soccer camp for the Summer, there is one right in your own backyard at the Taylor Regional Sports Complex with Lonestar Soccer Club.

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It happened eighty years ago. Lou Gehrig, the “Iron Horse” New York Yankees first baseman, who played seventeen seasons from 1923 to 1939 in a then record 2,130 consecutive games said goodbye to the game he loved.

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After the rain clouds parted and the sun shined through, the Taylor Thunderboltz track team geared up for practice Monday evening, June 24 at the rain covered Taylor Middle School track. Leading, teaching and training the young athletes that range in ages 11-16 are coaches Tommie Garner, Tay…

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For nearly 60 years, Dave Campbell’s Texas Football has been “the bible” to millions of football fans across the Lone Star State. The annual summer edition of the magazine remains a rite of passage for all Texans, previewing every football team in the state — from the rabid world of Texas hi…

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The Granger Lions and Thrall Tigers both look to kick off their season on Friday, Aug. 30, both on the road. Granger has 12 returning lettermen this season, four offense and four defensive starters. Replacing running back Ryan Pickett, who is on his way to Angelo State, will be a big task fo…

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Granger’s Rhinoceros, Ryan Pickett, will attend the Best of All-CenTex Preps banquet to be held Monday June 10 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Palmer Events Center in Austin. The banquet will be presented by the Austin American-Statesman and sponsored by Thomas J. Henry Law and Sames Auto.

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The 2019 District 27AA Softball selections were released Friday May 31 after Thorndale fell to the Crawford Pirates 8-7 in the state championship.

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Fernando Herrera and Quincy Griffin serve as president and vice-president of Taylor Youth Ducks Football. Over the years they have worked tirelessly to provide a positive avenue for the youth of Taylor through the game of football.

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The Taylor High School girls’ soccer coaching position became vacant Thursday, May 23, when Coach Drew Merritt resigned from the position.

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Taylor senior Reagan O’Dell was one of 47 Central Texas football players honored at the Greater Austin Chapter of the National Football Foundation’s 27th Annual Awards Banquet Sunday, May 19, at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin. The awards are based on athletic, academic and civic achievemen…

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The Taylor High School boys golf team had an impressive showing this past season with three members being recognized Wednesday, May 22 when the All-District golf selections for the 2019 season were released.

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Taylor's Cole Harms and Matt Hortenstine have been selected to compete in the Austin Area Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game on June 10 at Dell Diamond in Round Rock.

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