February 19, 2021
The Cypress Creek High School boys’ basketball team poses with the District 17-6A championship trophy. The Cougars are champions for the third time since 2003 and open the playoffs against Houston Lamar at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Katy ISD’s Merrell Center.
Feb. 19, 2021—The District 16-6A and District 17-6A boys’ basketball seasons ended on Feb. 13, with six CFISD teams qualifying for the UIL playoffs.
Cypress Woods High School is advancing as the District 16-6A champion with a 13-1 record. The Wildcats earned their first title since 2015 and first outright league championship since the 2009-2010 season.
The Cypress Woods High School boys’ basketball team celebrates the District 16-6A championship. The Wildcats will open the playoffs against Klein Oak at 3 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Bridgeland High School.
Also advancing in District 16-6A are Cypress Park, Cypress Ranch and Cypress Lakes high schools. Cypress Ranch and Cypress Park finished tied for second with 11-3 records in league play, with the Mustangs winning a coin flip to earn the second seed. The Tigers will enter the postseason as the district’s third seed. Cypress Lakes finished with a district record of 7-7 and claimed the fourth seed.
In District 17-6A, Cypress Creek put together a perfect 14-0 record in league play and the Cougars earned their first championship since 2003.
Cy-Fair High School junior Brady Smith (No. 34) and Bobcats finished as the third seed in District 17-6A and will matchup against Houston Heights at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse.
Also advancing is Cy-Fair High School, which finished with a 9-5 record to tie Stratford High School for third place. The Bobcats won the coin toss to earn the third seed. Memorial High School is the second seed, trailing Cypress Creek by four games.
Cypress Lakes, Cypress Park, Cypress Ranch and Cypress Woods will enter the UIL Region II-6A playoffs with the following bi-district matchups:
· Cypress Lakes will face Klein at 2 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Cypress Falls High School (9811 Huffmeister Road);
· Cypress Park will meet Klein Forest at 4 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Klein Collins High School (20811 Ella Blvd.);
· Cypress Ranch will play Klein Cain at 7 p.m. on Feb. 22 at Klein High School (16715 Stuebner Airline Road); and
· Cypress Woods will face Klein Oak at 3 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Bridgeland High School (10707 Mason Road).
Cypress Park High School senior AJ Ferguson helped lead the Tigers to a 11-3 record in District 16-6A, earning the third seed. They will face Klein Forest at 4 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Klein Collins High School.
Cypress Creek and Cy-Fair will enter the UIL Region III-6A playoffs with the following bi-district matchups:
· Cypress Creek will meet Houston Lamar at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Katy ISD’s Merrell Center (6301 S. Stadium Lane); and
· Cy-Fair will face Houston Heights at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Houston ISD’s Delmar Fieldhouse (2020 Mangum Road).
Cypress Ranch High School junior Mason Docks helped lead the Mustangs to the postseason. They finished 11-3 in league play and open the playoffs against Klein Cain at 7 p.m. on Feb. 22 at Klein High School.
Tickets for Cypress Creek are $5 for adults and students.
Tickets for Cy-Fair are $5 each for adults and students and sold online through Houston ISD.
Tickets for Cypress Lakes and Cypress Woods are $5 each for adults and $3 each for students.
Tickets for Cypress Park and Cypress Ranch are $5 each for adults and $3 each for students and are sold online through Klein ISD.
Cypress Lakes High School senior Jeronimo Villegas and the Spartans finished as the fourth seed in District 16-6A and will face Klein at 2 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Cypress Falls High School.