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Momentum Indoor Climbing of Katy Names Leadership Team

  Momentum Katy also hires local talent to lead as youth programming manager and assistant manager KATY (Covering Katy) –  Momentum ™ Indoor Climbing announces Rees Williams is the general manager of its Katy, Texas location. This is the Utah-based climbing gym brand’s first Texas location. Momentum Katy, a 36,000 square foot full-service climbing gym, opens on Saturday, July 29, […]

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California’s Texas Travel Ban Creates Confusion in College Sports

By Matthew Watkins and Emma Platoff, The Texas Tribune The politicians running Texas and California continue to prove that they want nothing to do with each other. But athletes in the two states are inextricably linked. As a result, the latest salvo in the Texas v. California culture wars has created widespread confusion in the college […]

Katie Goodfellow

Seven Lakes Graduate Still Pedaling toward Alaska on Journey to Wipe out Cancer

Texas 4000 Update ENID, Oklahoma (Covering Katy) – Seven Lakes High School graduate Katie Goodfellow is now 18 days into her bike ride from Austin, Texas, to Anchorage, Alaska, as part of the 2017 Texas 4000 team. She spoke with Covering Katy several days ago while she and her Texas 4000 team were still in […]

Max Wright, Staff Sergeant Chance Jackowski -Katy ISD photo

Katy ISD Student Nominated for U.S. Army All-American Bowl

  Student honored as one of the nation’s top football players KATY (Covering Katy) – In total, 400 football players are nominated, but only 100 are selected to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, the nation’s premier high school sporting event, held every January. Wright was nominated by the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee, which […]

Katy’s Neff wins second Wings for Life race

  Katy resident has proven capable of succeeding in races of various formats – local and national five-kilometer races, half-marathons, marathons, ultra marathons, even while pushing a stroller. For the second time, he won a race in which the finish line chases him. Neff ran 40.8 miles to outlast the competition, finishing as the last […]

The second stadium is under construction. Katy ISD photo

Second Football Stadium does not Eliminate Thursday Night Games

KATY (Covering Katy) – During two heated campaigns where a second stadium was debated, one where the stadium was defeated and the other where it was passed by voters, taxpayers were told that Katy ISD needed a new stadium, because having only one stadium meant students were playing on Thursday nights and then going to […]