Texas Soccer Leaders-Hector Cano-Ysleta High School (El Paso)

Hector Cano-Head Women’s Soccer Coach Ysleta High School (Image credit: Ysleta ISD) Hector Cano is the Head Varsity Women’s Soccer Coach at Ysleta High School in El Paso.  A decorated Air Force veteran with multiple combat tours, he was seriously … Continue reading Texas Soccer Leaders-Hector Cano-Ysleta High School (El Paso)

Texas Soccer Journal 2019 Favorite Stories, Memories and Appreciation

For the last two years, TSJ has published a year-end wrap up of my favorite soccer events, stories and top players, clubs, coaches and media from throughout the state. Previously I have broken this list up into multiple articles, but … Continue reading Texas Soccer Journal 2019 Favorite Stories, Memories and Appreciation

Texas Soccer Journal Newsletter – October 2019

Texas Soccer Journal now has a monthly newsletter. The October edition of the newsletter is featured below, and if you’d like to sign up to receive future updates, you can sign up on our newsletter page. An archive of all … Continue reading Texas Soccer Journal Newsletter – October 2019

2019 Texas UIL High School Soccer Championship Weekend Final Results

The 2019 Texas University Interscholastic League (UIL) Public High School Soccer Championships were completed Saturday in Georgetown. El Paso region’s San Elizario High School (Boys 4A) won their second consecutive Championship. Of the six championship matches contested, three were won by DFW Metroplex teams and two by El Paso high schools. The final winner was Stephenville (southwest of Ft. Worth) who were 4A Girls Champions. BOYS 4A: Semifinals: San Elizario-1 Palestine-0 (32-1-2) Midlothian Heritage-2 Comal Canyon Lake-1 (19-6-2) Final: San Elizario-1 (17-4-3) Midlothian Heritage-0 (25-7-1) Note: San Elizario Back-to-Back Championships GIRLS 4A: Semifinals: Stephenville-5 Lumberton-1 (23-4-2) Liberty Hill-2 Melissa-1 (21-1-2) … Continue reading 2019 Texas UIL High School Soccer Championship Weekend Final Results

UIL High School Soccer Championships This Week

The 2019 Texas University Interscholastic League (UIL) Public High School Soccer Championships will be played this week from Wednesday April 17-Saturday April 20th in Georgetown. Three defending champions San Elizario (Boys 4A), Frisco Wakeland (5A Boys) and Alief Elsik (6A Boys) will be attempting to repeat this year. BOYS 4A: (Semifinals-Wednesday Final-Friday 2:30 pm) San Elizario (16-4-4) (MaxPreps State Rank: 88) vs. Palestine (32-0-2) (46) Midlothian Heritage (24-6-1) (265) vs. Comal Canyon Lake (19-5-2) (358) GIRLS 4A: (Semifinals-Wednesday Final-Thursday 2:30 pm) Stephenville (23-1-2) (35) vs. Lumberton (23-3-2) (128) Melissa (16-0-2) (95) vs. Liberty Hill (23-3-2) (181) BOYS 5A: (Semifinals-Thursday Final-Saturday … Continue reading UIL High School Soccer Championships This Week

Texas UIL Soccer Playoffs Begin This Week

The 2019 Texas state public high school soccer playoffs are now underway. The first week of action features Bi-District matchups for Boys and Girls in each of the three statewide Conference brackets (6A/5A/4A). Unlike football and basketball, there are no smaller school 1A-3A Conferences in Texas high school soccer. The highlight of last year’s Texas High School Soccer Championship Weekend was Frisco Wakeland High School winning both the Girls and Boys titles at the 5A level. This was the first time Boys and Girls teams had won UIL State Championships in the same year since 1985. Both teams return to … Continue reading Texas UIL Soccer Playoffs Begin This Week

2018/19 TAPPS and SPC Soccer State Championship Results

The Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) and the Southwest Preparatory Conference held their 2018/2019 Soccer Championships over the last two weekends. Highlights of the tournaments, including Episcopal’s 4th straight SPC title, were Dallas Bishop Lynch winning their second Division I TAPPS Girls title, San Antonio Catholic winning their third consecutive TAPPS Division I Boys championship and St. Thomas Episcopal winning both the Boys and Girls TAPPS Division III titles. The results of the Finals matches are listed below: 2018-19 TAPPS Winter Soccer Championship Finals TAPPS is an organization that organizes statewide academic, athletic and fine arts programs for private … Continue reading 2018/19 TAPPS and SPC Soccer State Championship Results