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Date Set for Texas Stallions Youth Outdoor Track and Field Information Briefing

November 28, 2012
Come Run, Jump and Throw with us!

Texas Stallions Track ClubSPRING – (November 27, 2012) – The Texas Stallions Track Club will host information meeting for its youth outdoor track and field season on February 7, 2013, at 6 p.m. in the B. F. Clark Community Building at Southwell Park, located at 27419 Nelson St, Spring, Texas 77373. Light refreshments and registration begin at 5:45 p.m. Prospective athletes and their parents will receive an overview of the sport, team philosophies, and the season may. There will also be an opportunity to visit with the coaches and obtain information and have your questions answered about participating in the Spring/Summer season of track and field.

The Stallions is a youth track and field program that develops youth runners, jumpers, and throwers and emphasizes the importance of fitness, a healthy lifestyle, and living a life of “Dedication, Determination and Discipline”!  The Stallions offers youth athlete ages 6 – 18 the opportunity to learn about and train in different events in track and field and provides the opportunity to compete on a local, regional and national level. 

To learn more, you are invited to attend our information meeting on February 7, 2013, at 6 p.m. in the B. F. Clark Community Building at Southwell Park, located at 27419 Nelson St, Spring, Texas 77373 and visit us online www.texasstallions.org or contact Rosario Scheerhorn at (832) 415-0568, ext 105 or via email at registrar@texasstallions.org.  

About the Texas Stallions

The Texas Stallions Track Club is a 501(c)(3) Texas non-profit Corporation that is sanctioned by the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Gulf Association and the USA Track and Field (USATF) Gulf Association youth track programs for boys and girls from ages 6 to 18 years old.   Our track club is dedicated to the development of youth track and field athletes in the North Houston area.  Questions? Contact the Texas Stallions Youth Track Club at (832) 415-0568 or email: texas.stallions@yahoo.com on the web athttp://www.texasstallions.org.

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Tiger Marketplace Planned at 5th Annual Junior Tiger Fun Run – Vendors Wanted

November 28, 2012

HEB Spring BuddySpring, Texas, November 27, 2012. With just a little over 3 weeks in between the Junior Tiger Fun Run and Valentine’s Day, The KCXC and Track Booster Club is expanding their silent auction to include a Marketplace during the fun run.

The Tiger Marketplace will provide an opportunity for local craftspeople and vendors to sell their wares, and for the community to purchase unique, commercial and hand-made items and gift baskets.

The parents and athletes of the Klein Collins High School Cross Country and Track Programs, are looking for any vendor, artist or nonprofit agency who would like to showcase their business by purchasing a booth at 2013 Junior Tiger Fun Run and Tiger Marketplace!

The Tiger Marketplace will be held Saturday, January 26, from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. on. Vendors and auction donation items are welcome.

Anyone interested in being an official Jr Tiger Fun Run and Tiger Marketplace vendor, sponsor, or donor, can find contact information and applications online at http://www.kcxctrack.com/jr_tiger_fun_run.html, email webm@kcxctrack.com or call contact David Windsor, Event Director, Jr. Tiger Fun Run at 832-797-1230.

About The Klein Collins Cross Country – Track & Field Booster Club 

The Klein Collins Cross Country – Track & Field Booster Club is a non-profit organization of interested parents who voluntarily assist in the furtherance of interscholastic athletics as an integral part of the educational process at Klein Collins High School. The Club is composed of moms and dads who support the boys’ and girls’ cross country and track and field programs at KCHS. They are involved as enthusiastic fans and as financial helpers as well. 

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Youth Indoor Track & Field Registration Open

November 4, 2012

Come Run, Jump and Throw with us Indoors!

SPRING – (November 4, 2012) – Texas Stallions Track Club is taking registration for its 2013 youth indoor track and field season. Like the standard outdoor track and field competitions, indoor track and field is a sport made up of various running, jumping, and throwing events. However a fewer number of events are competed in an indoor stadium, typically equipped with a 200 meter oval track, 60m straightway, and space for the long, triple, and high jumps, pole vault and the shot put.

The program is open to boys and girls in grades eighth through twelfth. Athletes will in compete in open events at collegiate meets. Competition begins in January 2013 and practices begin on Dec 8, 2012. All participants will receive a program T-shirt. Athletes will be required to wear competition shoes. Teams will be coached by volunteer coaches.

Texas Stallion Youth Track and Field Indoor Season Postcard

Texas Stallion Youth Track and Field Indoor Season Postcard

Cost to register is $110 per youth and registration must be received by Dec 15, 2012. Late registrations are subject to availability and a $10 late fee. Participants may register online at http://www.texasstallions.org. For full details and registration information, please visit us online http://www.texasstallions.org or contact Paul Durisseau at (832) 415-0568, ext 102 or via email at texas.stallions@yahoo.com.

About the Texas Stallions
The Texas Stallions Track Club is a 501(c)(3) Texas non-profit Corporation that is sanctioned by the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Gulf Association and the USA Track and Field (USATF) Gulf Association youth track programs for boys and girls from ages 6 to 18 years old. Our track club is dedicated to the development of youth track and field athletes in the North Houston area. Questions? Contact the Texas Stallions Youth Track Club at (832) 415-0568 or email: texas.stallions@yahoo.com on the web at http://www.texasstallions.org.

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Date Set for 4th Annual Junior Tiger Fun Run

November 14, 2011

Spring, Texas. Race weekend for the Klein Collins Cross Country and Track and Field Programs 4th anniversary of the Jr. Tiger Fun Run has been set for the fourth week of January, with three 2K age division races scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, January 28, 2012.

 

“We’re in the planning phase for next year and in process of reviewing our efforts with the 2011 race,” said race director David Windsor. “Specifically, we are evaluating ways to increase participation and garner additional support from the community. It’s our goal to make each year the best one yet.”

 

Each year the Fun Run has been growing in participation. “The 2011 fun run drew record participation with more than 100 youth runners”, said Booster Club President, Greg Miller. “As with previous years, the fun run will feature three mixed races for girls and boys in K – 2nd, 3rd – 4th, and 5th – 6th Grades. Medals will be awarded to the top five boys and top five girls in each race”.

 

The Fun Run started out not only as a fundraiser for the school’s running programs but as “a way to encourage kids to be fit and healthy”, said Head Girls Track Coach, Vicki Bevan. “The goal is to make running fun”.

 

Prior to the start of each race there will be stretching and warm ups presented by Klein Collins Cross Country & Track teams. The KC Tigers will also accompany youth on their run, and lead them in cool down activities afterwards. Parents and community are invited to stay and “Meet the Tigers”, enjoy light refreshments and a silent auction. The first 150 youth registering for the event will receive a free T-shirt and goodie bag. There is a $15 entry fee. Medals will be awarded to the Top 5 girls and boys in each race. Register for the “Junior Tiger Fun Run” by January 25, 2011 at http://www.kcxctrack.com/. Klein Collins HS is located at 20811 Ella Boulevard, Spring, Texas 77388.

 

Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information please visit the KC Tigers online at http://www.kcxctrack.com/or contact David Windsor at windsordavid@sbcglobal.net or 832-797-1230.

About The Klein Collins Cross Country – Track & Field Booster Club

The Klein Collins Cross Country – Track & Field Booster Club is a non-profit organization of interested parents who voluntarily assist in the furtherance of interscholastic athletics as an integral part of the educational process at Klein Collins High School. The Club is composed of moms and dads who support the boys’ and girls’ cross country and track and field programs at KCHS. They are involved as enthusiastic fans and as financial helpers as well. They hold fund raising activities that help assure our students of a first class athletic

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Spring Texas News Updates, 12/1/2010

December 2, 2010
HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS AT THE YMCA

Amongst all the holiday excitement, shopping, decorating, cooking, baking and other activities associated with the holiday season, the YMCA has many holiday events and activities planned to assist you in your holiday plans, gift giving and keep the kids busy and active.

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Santa is Coming to the YMCA Holiday Open House and Pictures with Santa

Santa Claus is coming to the YMCA! The South Montgomery County YMCA invites everyone to join them at their annual Holiday Open House and Pictures with Santa, Saturday, December 4, 10:30am – 1:30pm at the Shadowbend YMCA.

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Klein High Senior Excels in Music and Academics

Spring, TX. Siva Nagarajan, who currently is ranked number one in the Klein High School senior class, presented a senior piano recital that resulted in his being able to donate over $1,000 to the Sankara Nathrayala Om Trust. This fund provides free cataract surgery for the indigent and free ophthalmological camps in villages of India. Siva’s interest in the work of the trust stems from his grandfather who is a microbiologist engaged in research in India.

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Darrel Luedeker to Lead Blackshear Elementary

The Klein ISD appointed Darrel Luedeker to be the first principal of Blackshear Elementary School that will open in August in the northwest portion of the district. He will assume his new duties in January to prepare for the opening of the school. Currently, Luedeker is the principal of Kohrville Elementary School. Last year his peers named Luedeker as the Klein ISD Elementary Principal of the Year.

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High School Students Participate in Elections

SPRING, TEXAS-While Americans 18 and over voiced their opinion in yesterday’s elections, a group of students at Klein Oak High School decided to also get involved in our country’s political process. Members of the school’s Young Conservatives Club headed out to the polls Tuesday afternoon to campaign for Republican State Representative incumbent candidate Patricia Harless.

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Klein ISD News Briefs

November 17, 2010

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3rd Annual Junior Tiger Fun Run Announced

Spring, Texas , November 10, 2010. To kick off the track and field season and raise funds for the Klein Collins Cross Country and Track and Field Teams, the KC XC and Track Booster Club is sponsoring its 3rd Annual Junior Tiger Fun Run and Meet the Tigers on January 29, 2011.

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Local Track Club is off to a Great Start!

May 3, 2009

The Spring-Klein based Texas Stallions have good start to summer track season.

 

Spring, TX, May 3, 2009. – Nineteen local athletes were involved in their first meets of the Season—Houston Heat meet held on April 25 and Houston Pacesetter meet held on May 2. Though the Stallions season got off to a late start, their season start shows lots of promise for the coming months.

The Stallions first meet of the season was a USA Track & Field, Inc. (USATF) sanctioned event held by the Houston Heat at Dekaney High School with a variety of track and field events for youth 5 – 19 years old. Ten boys and six girls took part in events that were held by age groups: Primary (5-8), Bantam (9-10), 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, and 17-18. Awards were given for the top-six finishers in each age group, except the primary division received awards for the top-six finishers in each heat. In all the stallions took home four top-six finishes.

The top-six finishers were: Ahmad Cummings, a primary boy, who took 6th place in the 400m with a time of 1:59 in his heats. Lavoxkeia Carnes a primary girl who to 2nd in her heat in the 100m with a time of 16.81 and was the 5th place overall winner in the 100m and 4th in the 400m with a time of 1:21.76. Jarius Chevalier an intermediate boy took 4th place in the 1500m with a time of 6:26.

In their second meet the Texas Stallions participated in an Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) sanctioned event held by the Houston Pace Setters at Aldine High School, Bill Smith Stadium. Awards were given for the top-six finishers in each age group. In all the stallions took home seven top-six finishes.

The top-six finishers were: Lavoxkeia Carnes a primary girl who took 3rd place in the 100m with a time of 16.72 seconds and 2nd place in the 400m with a time of 1:16. Christopher Ward a bantam boy was 5th in the 1500m with a time of 6:16.96. LaMika LaFrance took 4th place in the midget girls 100m with a time of 14.8 and 2nd place in the 200m with at time of 29.53. Youth boys Alexander Brooks took 2nd place in the 1500m with at time of 5:18.70 and Anthony Grant took 4th place in the shot put with a throw of 10’ 4”.

The Stallions can be seen next Saturday, May 9, 2009 at the USATF Sanctioned event held by the Northwest Flyers. The meet will be held at Klein Memorial Stadium, 16503 Stuebner Airline Road, Spring, TX 77379 at 8:30 am. The Texas Stallions Stable consists of Adam White, Ahmad Cummings, Alexander Brooks, Anthony Grant, Audreanecia Hagan, Brittany Collins, Christopher Collins, Christopher Ward, Hunter Cork, Jarius Chevalier, Jonathan Carnes, Kaleb Bryant, Kaylan Harris, LaKayla LaFrance, LaMika LaFrance, Lavoxkeia Carnes, and Zhanna Brooks.

A youth Track and Field Club, the Texas Stallions are based in Spring Texas. Practices are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday at Klein Oak High School and Klein Collins High School respectively. Athlete registration and sponsor opportunities still exist, if you are interested in being a part of the Texas Stallions team please contact our registrar Erica Skinner at (832)-866-2026 or email txstallions@att.net.
About the Texas Stallions Youth Track Club
The Texas Stallions Youth Track Club is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that is sanctioned by the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Gulf Association and the USA Track and Field (USATF) Gulf Association youth track programs for boys and girls from ages 6 to 18 years old. Our track club is dedicated to the development of youth track and field athletes in the North Houston area. Our objectives are: to challenge our youth through track and field, and to strive for excellence in every life endeavor; to teach fundamental track and field principles that will equip youth athletes with the skills to compete on a national level; To develop the minds and bodies for future leadership athletic training and discipline; and to develop a spirit of competitiveness that will foster a desire to always strive for excellence. Our website is located at http://www.eteamz.com/txstallionstrack/

About ExploreSpring.com

Explore Spring Texas is a locally owned and operated online city guide and business directory for Spring TX. There you can find all kinds of services – from restaurants and automobiles to shopping and home services. A online community resource for Spring & Klein TX, providing local news, real estate, jobs, calendar & events, free press releases, free classified ads, free garage sale ads, monthly photo contests, affordable advertising and more. ExploreSpring.com provides a central online location 24 hours a day to find information relevant to the Spring TX Community. The web site is located at http://www.explorespring.com.