Winter Sports News
The Longhorn girls soccer team competed in the Bi- District round of the Playoffs Thursday night against the Friendswood Lady Mustangs. Despite a great team effort the Longhorns fell 2-0. A special thank you goes to the senior class of 2017 for their leadership and commitment to the program over the past four years. Thank you for setting the standard of excellence the Longhorn program stands for.
The girls soccer team had to battle the lighting and the Taylor Lady Lions on Friday night. When finally allowed to play, the girls scored early and often. Goals were scored by Paige Klase, Jordan Shimaitis, Eden Garver, Ashley Vega, Jenna Sanders, and Dany Torres. Shimaitis led the assist with 2 with Jenna Murray, Sanders, Grace Ramirez, and Riley Grafe all adding one. The girls team will compete in the playoffs after spring break!
The GRHS Boys Soccer team lost to Alief Taylor 3-0. The GRHS JVMaroon team lost to Alief Taylor 5-0. The GRHS JVBlack team lost to Alief Taylor 2-1. The lone goal was scored by Kyrvin Gavarrette.
The JV Maroon Boys Soccer team lost to Elsik 4-0 on Wednesday night. The Varsity Boys Soccer team lost to Elsik 6-1 on Wednesday night. The goal was scored by Martin Tamez Nunez. The goal was assisted by Erik Michel.
The girls’ soccer team played the Elsik Rams on Wednesday night. The JV fell behind 1-0 at the half and battled back to tie the game 1-1 on a goal by Laura Cardenas that was assisted by Sienna Espindola. The girls gave up 2 late goals to lose 3-1. The varsity scored early and often taking down the Rams 5-0. Taylor Rech lead the scoring with 2 goals. Jordan Schimaitis, Riley Grafe and Paige Klase each notched a goal each. Gabby Galvan, assisted 2 goals and Celeste Ruiz and Riley each had one assist. A special thank you to the senior class of Emma Carlson, Gabby Galvan, Lucy Perez, Dany Torres, Lara Olabisi and Riley Murray for their hard work and dedication to the program over the past 4 years. The Girls finish up district play on Friday as they travel to Alief Taylor.
The girls soccer program traveled to Pearland on Saturday to take on the Lady Oilers. The JV team fought hard but came up short dropping the game 2-0. Varsity girls dropped their game as well to the Lady Oilers 4-1, with the lone goal coming from Riley Murray. The girls will host the Lady Rams of Elsik in their last home game season Wednesday night.
The JVBlack Soccer team won over Pearland 3-1 on Saturday. Goals were scored by Carlos Villagomez, Assoah Ndomo, & Promise Eke. The JVMaroon Soccer team lost to Pearland 1-0. The Varsity Soccer team won over Pearland 3-0. Goals were scored by JP Nava, David Asowata, & Martin Tamez Nunez. Shoutout to the defense and goalkeeper Miles Fisher who all contributed to the shutout.
The girls soccer team competed against the Lady Buccaneers from Brazoswood. The JV girls came up short on a defensive battle losing 1-0. Keyla Fourtol spear-headed the effort and was supported by Heidi Jacko, Nailea Badillo, Carson Yanta and Dani Dunk. The Varsity took the field looking to avenge an earlier 4-1 loss in the first round. The Longhorns fought back from a time 3-1 deficit to tie the game 3-3 sending it to PKs only to get out shot. Scoring for George Ranch was Riley Grafe, Paige Klase and Riley Murray. Assisting on the goals were Jordan Shimaitis and Paige Klase strong contributors during the game were Ceana Hernandez, Taylor Rech and Celeste Ruiz. The Longhorns battle Pearland on Saturday.
The JV Maroon Boys Soccer team lost 1-0 to Brazoswood. The Varsity Boys Soccer team lost to Brazoswood 6-2. Goals were scored by JP Nava. Assists were had by Evan Elkins & Erik Michel
The girls soccer team traveled to Pearland Dawson take on the Lady Eagles. The JV squad fought hard but dropped the game 2-0. Solid play came from Naila Badillo, Keyla Fortul and Jordan Crouch.
The varsity squad had to battle from behind early in the game to settle the final score at 2-2. Paige Klase and Ceana Hernandez scored goals for the Longhorns with Jordan Shimaitis and Riley Grafe proving assist. Solid play came from Riley Murray, Jenna Sanders, Jenna Murray and Tayler Jasek. The girls will host Brazoswood on Tuesday. Come out and support your Longhorns!