Athletics Department

Athletics News and Events

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Soccer games canceled for Feb. 27-28

The soccer games scheduled for the evening of Friday. Feb. 27 and the morning of Saturday, Feb. 28 have been canceled. The games will be rescheduled for Monday, March 2 and Thursday, March 5.

Girls 5A Regional Basketball Rescheduled

Saturday February 28, 2015
Bryan Adams vs. Lake Ridge 2 p.m.
McKinney North vs. Arlington Seguin 3:30 p.m.

Sunday March 1, 2015
Final Game 2 p.m.


Boys Basketball - Playoff Schedule

The playoff games are set for the district 11 6-A boy's basketball teams. Original dates for these games have been rescheduled to Wed. Feb 25th.


  • SGHS vs Carroll Creekview in Lake Highlands
    Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m.
  • RHS vs. Killeen Harker Heights in Glenn Rose
    Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m
  • LCHS vs. Copperas Cove in Glenn Rose
    Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 7:30 p.m
  • GHS vs. Killeen Shoemaker in Grossbeck
    Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m

Girls Basketball - Playoff Schedule


  • SHS vs. Richardson HS at Plano East HS
    Friday, Feb. 20 at 7 p.m.

Soccer Schedule changes

Several changes to the Soccer Schedule have been made this week. Only boys and girls varsity teams will play on Feb. 25 and Feb. 26.

Wednesday, Feb. 25

  • GHS Boys vs. SHS Boys – 5:30 p.m. at Williams
  • NFHS Boys vs. NGHS Boys – 7:15 p.m. at Williams
  • LCHS Girls vs. Rockwall – 6 p.m. at Wilkerson Sanders
  • LCHS Boys vs. Rockwall – 7:30 p.m. at Wilkerson Sanders
  • SGHS Boys vs. Forney – 5:30 p.m. at Forney
  • SGHS Girls vs.Forney – 7:15 p.m. at Forney

Thursday, Feb. 26

  • RHS Girls vs. Tyler Lee – 5:30 p.m. at HBJ
  • RHS Boys vs. Tyler Lee – 7:15 p.m. at HBJ
  • NFHS Girls vs. NGHS Girls – 5:30 p.m. at Williams
  • GHS Girls vs. SHS Girls – 7:15 p.m. at Williams

Boys Basketball - District Championship

The district championship in boys basketball was won by Lakeview Tuesday, Feb. 17 in a double overtime game 70-69. Rowlett and Garland High tied for 2nd.

Raider Relays

North Garland High School will be hosting the Raider Relays Track Meet, Thursday, Feb. 19 at Williams Stadium.

Field Events start at 3:00 PM and running events start at 5:30.
Admission is $2.00 for students and $4.00 for adults.

SHS advances to next round

Sachse girls basketball advances in the state playoffs by defeating Copperas Cove 55-51. They will play the winner of the  Irving Nimitz-Richardson HS game Friday night, Feb 20. Details TBA

First round of Girls Basketball Playoffs

While the 2015 girls basketball season is over for many teams, two Garland ISD high schools will continue their run into the first round of playoffs. Sachse High School clinched a share of the district 11-6A title. They share co-champion status with Rockwall HS. Lakeview Centennial finished in third place, and Tyler Lee rounded out the top four.

First round games include:

  • SHS vs. Copperas Cove at 7 p.m. Feb. 16 in Glen Rose
  • LCHS vs. Waco Midway at 7 p.m. Feb. 16 in Ennis

GHS freshman qualifies for State Swim Meet

Lainey Vaughn, a freshman at Garland High School has qualified to swim at the UIL State Swim Meet in Austin Feb. 20 and 21. Vaughn qualified in the 50 freestyle with a time of 24.06 at the Regional Swim Meet held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6 and 7 in Rockwall.

Sachse HS athlete selected for McDonald's All-American game

UCLA-bound Ashley Hearn, a Sachse high school senior, has been selected to play for the West team in the McDonald's All-American basketball game. Ashley is a forward averaging 17 points and 9.7 rebounds per game.

Swimmers qualify for Regional Swim Meet

North Garland and Garland High Schools competed in the district swim met on Saturday, January 24, with several athletes earning the right to move on and compete in the Regional Swim Meet. Rauquel Palma and Hunter See beat their school records in the 100 Freestyle and 200 Free Relay respectively. Good luck to all the athletes competing in the Regional Swim Meet February 6-7, 2015 in Rockwall.

UIL State Wrestling Tournament

The state’s best high school wrestlers will once again converge in Garland ISD.

UIL logo2015 Wrestling State Tournament
Friday, February 20 - Saturday, February 21
Curtis Culwell Center

GISD to host Region II Girls and Boys Basketball Tournaments

The Region II Girls Tournament will be Friday and Saturday, February 27 and 28. The Region II Boys Tournament will be held Friday and Saturday, March 6 and 7 at the Curtis Culwell Center. Winners of the championship game will advance to the State Tournament in San Antonio.

Girls First Round
Friday, February 27
6:00 and 7:30 p.m.

Girls Championship Game
Saturday, February 28
1:00 p.m.

Boys First Round
Friday, March 6
6:00 and 7:30 p.m.

Boys Championship Game
Saturday, March 7
1:00 p.m.

GISD Athletic Program

Please note that this site section and the Athletic Department are separate from Physical Education.

The GISD athletic program begins in the 7th grade. If you need sports information for 6th grade and below please the appropriate city organization:


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Contact Information

For more information about the Athletic Department please contact us.
Phone number - 972-494-8588
FAX - 972-494-8567

Office Location

Main athletic office is located at 870 W. Buckingham Rd. within the Jill Shugart Professional Development Center.  Our entrance is on the east side of the building facing Glenbrook.

Executive Athletic Director
Homer Johnson

Athletic Director
Cliff Odenwald

Assistant Director
Judy Campbell

Assistant Athletic Director
Sam McElroy