Bridgeland, Cy-Fair win district volleyball titles

October 30, 2019

The Bridgeland High School volleyball team poses with the District 14-6A championship trophy after a win against Cypress Lakes High School on Oct. 25. The Bears will face Round Rock at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Rudder High School in Bryan.
The Bridgeland High School volleyball team poses with the District 14-6A championship trophy after a win against Cypress Lakes High School on Oct. 25. The Bears will face Round Rock at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Rudder High School in Bryan.

Oct. 30, 2019—The District 14-6A and District 17-6A volleyball seasons ended on Oct. 29 with five CFISD teams qualifying for the UIL playoffs. 

Bridgeland High School is advancing to playoffs for the first time in school history as the District 14-6A champion. The Bears tied for fifth in the district in 2018.

“This was an exceptional year for Bridgeland volleyball with our first year with a senior class and our undefeated season in district,” said Verena Khalil, Bridgeland head volleyball coach. “This varsity team is the best bunch of role models for the rest of the program. They lead by example with 100 percent effort every single day. As a coaching staff we are so proud of our players.”

Langham Creek High School finished second in District 14-6A with an 11-5 record. The Lobos will play Leander Vista Ridge at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Giddings High School in Giddings.
Langham Creek High School finished second in District 14-6A with an 11-5 record. The Lobos will play Leander Vista Ridge at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Giddings High School in Giddings.

Also advancing in District 14-6A is Langham Creek High School, which claimed the second seed after finishing 11-5 in district play.

The Cy-Fair High School volleyball team celebrates their second consecutive District 17-6A championship on Oct. 25. The Bobcats will face Houston Lamar at 7 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse. (Photo by Thomas Dessens, Cy-Fair High School)
The Cy-Fair High School volleyball team celebrates their second consecutive District 17-6A championship on Oct. 25. The Bobcats will face Houston Lamar at 7 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse. (Photo by Thomas Dessens, Cy-Fair High School

In District 17-6A, Cy-Fair High School won the district championship for the second consecutive year, finishing with an undefeated 16-0 record in district play.

“It has been an exciting season,” said Donna Benotti, Cy-Fair head volleyball coach. “We started out a little rough, but after the second week, we found our positions and every day we focused to be better. This team plays well together and is fun to coach. They are driven to do their very best and are a competitive team. They are the best defensive team I have ever coached. I love this team!”

Also advancing in District 17-6A are Cypress Falls and Cypress Creek high schools. Cypress Falls finished with an 11-5 district record, claiming the third seed, while Cypress Creek finished with a 10-6 district record, claiming the fourth seed.

Bridgeland and Langham Creek will enter the UIL Region II-6A playoffs with the following bi-district matchups:

  • Bridgeland will face Round Rock at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Rudder High School (3251 Austins Colony Pkwy.) in Bryan.
  • Langham Creek will face Leander Vista Ridge at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Giddings High School (2337 N. Main St.) in Giddings. 

Cy-Fair, Cypress Falls and Cypress Creek will enter the UIL Region III-6A playoffs with the following bi-district games:

  • Cy-Fair will play Houston Lamar at 7 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse (2020 Mangum Road).
  • Cypress Falls will play Houston Carnegie Vanguard at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse.
  • Cypress Creek will play Houston Bellaire at 5 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse.

For District 17-6A, tickets are $5 each for adults and students. For District 14-6A, tickets are $5 each for adults and $3 each for students. All tickets will be sold at the gate.

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