The Crimson Connection

The Wild Hunt

An Indian Blanket grows in a field of grass

CarolineS, Content/Design Editor

February 26, 2020

Wildflowers are one of the many staples of the spring season. They grow in a variety of places; from vast fields to the little slivers of grass on the side of the road. Sometimes, identifying the different types of wildflowers can be somewhat challenging, but this guide will hopefully add some useful ...

Texans Versus Colts

Indianapolis Colts Linebacker Darius Leonard tackles Houston Texans Wide Receiver Deandre Hopkins after a reception.

EvanH, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2019

On Sunday, Oct. 20, the Houston Texans traveled to Indianapolis to face the Colts, who were on a two game winning streak after losing to the Raiders in week three. The Texans were coming in with a surprise win over the Kansas City Chiefs. The game was going to decide who would lead the AFC South, and t...

Summer Spots

Houston skyline

ErinE, Online Editor

April 25, 2019

Hey, Wildcats, it's almost that time of year that we have all been desperately waiting for: summer. Summer is just around the corner, and here are a few places around the city that are guaranteed to provide you with the perfect summer photos. From sculptures to gardens to murals to random wall art, H...

Texas Longhorns are back on top

Texas Longhorns logo

CooperG, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2018

After losing to Maryland in the season opener, the Texas Longhorns are now number 6 in the nation. Once Texas made Sam Ehlinger their starting QB, they have been 6-0 since. Including an upset against rival Oklahoma. Texas is now is in the race to go to the playoffs, but in order to do that they need a...

Beto Vs. Cruz

Democratic Donkey & Republican Elephant

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2018

On March 6, Beto O’Rourke and Ted Cruz were announced as the two candidates running for this year’s general election for U.S. Senate in Texas. Cruz, a Houston native, and Republican hopes to seek a second term after being the Junior U.S. Senator for Texas since 2013. But on the opposite side of the...

Duck, Duck What?

Duck, Duck What?

KiaraS, co-editor-in-chief

February 27, 2018

Everybody remembers the beloved childhood game where children sit in a circle and chase each other when called upon. Almost all people refer to this game as “Duck, Duck Goose,” but all of those people would be wrong. Now bear with me as I blow your mind- the true and correct name is “Duck, Duc...

Texas Primary

Governor Candidate Greg Abbott.

Sarah W, Acting Editor-In-Chief

February 23, 2018

Today, Friday, February 23rd is the Texas Primary. The ballet has over 80 races, including Governor, US Senator, Attorney General, Lieutenant Governor and many more. The ballot for US Senator includes candidates like Ted Cruz, former Republican Presidential Candidate, and current Texas US Senator...

Where We Stand

Cy Woods High School

KiaraS, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2018

Education proficiency in America has always been a standard measure of quality of schools. Each year states, districts and schools are examined and ranked by their different levels of achievement, proficiency, safety and other important factors. USA Today reported the results of the 2018 edition of...

Teams Behind the Team

Teams Behind the Team

MatthewR, Social Media Editor

September 12, 2016

Abhinav Ashar during band's halftime performance.  Coach Whitmore stretches Jacob Kainer. The Class of 2017 Wildthings! Ms. Sanchez helping a player stretch. Cadette Sara Beth Martin. Texas sky from Ken Pridgeon Stadium.Student Trainer taking care of players. Ty (Alumni) and Tim Dendy having a halftime chat. Wildthings photobombing each other....

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