Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 9:45am

High school football is a long standing tradition in Texas.

Show YOUR team spirit! Upload your photos from high school football games

Every week NBC33 News is out at local high school football games in our area, but we want to see the action from YOUR perspective!

Tim Williams: Basketball star turned football All-American

Believe it or not, Tim Williams hasn’t always been the football star he is today. It was on the hardwood where he first showcased his athletic ability.

University High School's Tim Williams receives 2013 Under Armour All-Amercian jersey

Tim Williams, a senior football player from University Laboratory High School and the No.

Schools placing greater emphasis on keeping student athletes fit & safe

Thanks to a dramatic shift in sports culture over the past decade many student athletes are no longer "playing through the pain", having learned instead to take injuries seriously.

High school football Week 1 changes due to Isaac

Due to the impact of Hurricane Isaac, the following schools have announced changes to games scheduled for Friday, Aug. 31. Please check back with this list for additional notices.

U-High's Matthews signs with Xavier for 2013-14 season

Makayla Matthews of Baton Rouge, La., and University Laboratory High School has signed a women's basketball scholarship with Xavier University of Louisiana.

Dutchtown teen dies after basketball practice

NBC33 News has confirmed a 14 year old from Ascension Parish has died after practice at school.

Local girls’ basketball team to compete in YBOA National Tournament

The 7th Grade Mardi Gras Gators Girls’ Basketball Team will travel to Kissimmee, Fla., next week to compete in the 2012 Youth Basketball of America National Championship Tournament.

High school football gears up, kickoff two months away

Football season is just about two months away from kickoff for local high schools.

Local track star signs with Louisiana Tech

It was down to the wire for local track star making her big decision on where she’ll be running track next year.