2015-2016 High School Athletics Year in Review
Cross Country: Men and Women Repeat as TAPPS 1A State Champions Individual State honors: Ret Taylor — State Champion and All State Team; Ben Tipton — 10th Place finish, All State Team, Academic All State Team; Lily McKay — Sixth Place, All State Team; Laela Tello — Seventh Place, All State Team; Riley Higgins — Tenth Place, All State Team; Kennedy Eaker — Eleventh Place; Catherine Latour — Thirteenth Place; TAPPS 1A State Academic Team Seniors: Ben Tipton and Catherine Latour
Volleyball:TAPPS 1A State Runner Up, Area Champion, Regional Champion, District Champion, Lubbock Avalanche Journal Lonestar Varsity Area Team Ranking #9
Individual honors: • TAPPS 1A District First Team: Brook Bowman, Riley Higgins, Tatum Harper, Katie Bayouth, Abby Macha, Lily McKay, Kennedy Eaker and Presley Eaker • TAPPS 1A All District Second Team: Sara Phy • TAPPS 1A All State First Team: Brook Bowman, Riley Higgins, Tatum Harper • TAPPS All State Honorable Mention: Abby Macha, Katie Bayouth • TAPPS All State Tournament Team: Brook Bowman, Tatum Harper, Riley Higgins and Abby Macha • TAPPS Academic All State Juniors and Seniors: Brook Bowman, Riley Higgins, Kennedy Eaker, Presley Eaker
Mens Basketball: TAPPS 1A State Semi-Finalists, Area Champions, Regional Champions, District Champions, Regional Champions, Third Place in Caprock Tournament
Individual Honors: • Luke Stuart — Caprock Tournament All Tournament Team, Lonestar Varsity Top Performer, TAPPS 1A All District First Team, TAPPS 1A First Team All State; Brett Berger — TAPPS 1A All District First Team, TAPPS 1A First Team All State; Jacob Cates — TAPPS 1A All District First Team, TAPPS 1A All State Honorable Mention; Ben Tipton — TAPPS 1A All District First Team; Michael Sharp — TAPPS 1A All District First Team; Matthew Harper — TAPPS 1A All District First Team; Ivan Glubokovskiy — TAPPS 1A All District Second Team; Joseph Bayouth — TAPPS 1A All District Second Team. • TAPPS Academic All State Juniors and Seniors: Ben Tipton, Michael Sharp, Matthew Harper, Jacob Cates, Brett Berger
Womens Basketball: Individual Honors: • Riley Higgins — 1A TAPPS All-State team, TAPPS 1A All District First Team, Tatum Harper — TAPPS 1A All District First Team, TAPPS 1A All State Second Team; Lily McKay — TAPPS 1A All District First Team; Presley Eaker — TAPPS 1A All District First Team; Katie Bayouth — TAPPS 1A All District Second Team; Abby Macha — TAPPS 1A All District Second Team. • TAPPS Academic All State Juniors: Riley Higgins, Presley Eaker
Womens Tennis: TAPPS 1A State Champions, Bi-District Champions, District Champions Individual Honors: Lena Tello — TAPPS 1A State Singles Runner Up, TAPPS 1A All State First Team, TAPPS Academic All State; Kate Borthwick and Julia Wichmann — TAPPS 1A State Doubles Runners Up.
Mens and Womens Golf: The High School Girls and Boys Golf Teams both earned runner up finishes in the TAPPS 1A State Golf Tournament on April 25 and 26. The boys team was defending state champions from 2015 and shot a lower team score than its championship year, but in the end fell to Waxahachie Prep Academy. The boys team was led by freshmen, Bracy Estes, who finished 6th and Ret Taylor who finished 9th, Both earned all-state accolades. The other team members were sophomores, Colten Cannon and Tyler Logan, and freshmen, Cole Hutcherson and Brian Mulligan.
This was the first year that All Saints entered a girls team in the state tournament, and the girls team finished in second place. The girls team was lead by returning all-state golfer sophomore, Ally Muzyka, who finished in 3rd place and freshman, Meghan Mitchell, who finished in 6th place. Both girls were named to the all-state team. Freshmen Syriah Flores and Bri Sanchez rounded out the team.
Mens and Womens Track: High School Track competed May 6-7 in the TAPPS 1A State Track Meet in Waco at Baylor University. The Boys placed THIRD in State as a team, and the Girls finished FOURTH in State!
Ret Taylor is your STATE CHAMPION in both the 3200m and 1600m runs! Brett Berger is your STATE CHAMPION in the high jump!
Congratulations also go to: • Riley Higgins (11) – 2nd in 100 m hurdles, 3rd in long jump, 3rd in the 300 hurdles • Lily McKay (10) – 2nd in the 800m and 4th in the 400m runs • Riley Higgins, Katie Bayouth (9), Tatum Harper (10) and Grace Hickle (9) – 3rd in 800m relay • Grace Hickle (9) – 4th in 200m runs • Katie Bayouth (9) – 6th in triple jump • Laela Tello (9) – 7th in 1600m and 8th in the 3200m runs AND • Ret Taylor (9) – 1st in both the 1600 and the 3200 m runs • Brett Berger (11) – 1st in high jump, 6th in 200m • Brett Berger (11), Luke Stuart (10), Ivan Glubovoskiy (10), and Ben Tipton (12) – 2nd in the 800m relay • Jacob Cates (11) – 9th in discus