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Mac keeps the bell in resounding fashion

Mac keeps the bell in resounding fashion

  The bell is headed back to the engraver’s where the score of Friday’s game will be etched into the 64-year history of the battle between two sibling schools born in the fall of 1953. McCallum 72, Travis 0. Much […]

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Knights annihilate Austin to improve to 6-0

FOOT ON THE GAS: The Knights quarterback Max Perez runs the ball in for his second touchdown of the game. The knights ran for 433 yards in their 56-13 win over district competitor Austin High. Photo by Gregory James

In a compete team effort in all three phases of play, the McCallum Knights overwhelmed Austin High in a 56-13 blowout at House Park on Thursday night. The Knights (6-0) are the first team in the Austin area to reach […]

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MAC 38, LBJ 33 Photo Gallery

HARD HATS: In the final post-game huddle, players raise their battered helmets to the sky. Photo by Ian Clennan

When senior Tyrell Washington stopped LBJ wide receiver Aundoy Johnson on McCallum’s 3-yard line on fourth and goal in the waning moments of Mac’s 38-33 victory, he not only created a turnover on downs, he sealed a victory over McCallum’s greatest […]

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Meet Mac’s national cycling champion, Eli Husted

Eli Husted stands on top of the podium after winning the 2017 Amateur Road National Championships last summer. Husted beat 68 other 15-16 year old boys to win his second straight title. "[It was] a great relief," Husted said. "I had won the year before too, and I just kind of wanted to defend the title."

Only a short time after completing a national cycling race this summer in Louisville, Ky., sophomore Eli Husted stood on the podium staring at the cameras. On that podium, Husted held up both hands, signaling what place he had finished: […]

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Knights stampede Seguin to improve to 3-0

ALL DAY AND NIGHT: Quarterback Max Perez celebrates after the win against Seguin. The Knights (3-0) won 63-31. Photo by Gregory James

The Knights defeated the Seguin Matadors, 63-31, last Thursday to improve to 3-0. The Knights broke up a close game in the second half with a prolific offensive attack. The Knights had 442 yards rushing and 119 passing yards. The […]

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Volleyball teams trounce Travis

BESIDE THE POINT: Amanda Biscoe, Lyric Middleton, Sophie Bastidas and Lindey Wiley celebrate after winning a point during the Knights' four-set road victory at Travis Tuesday. Photo by Bella Russo.

After having a rough go of it against the Austin Maroons last Friday, the Mac volleyball teams resumed their winning ways with three match victories over the host Travis Rebels on Tuesday night. The Rebels took the opening set in […]

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McCallum Knights beat Lehman Lobos (Gallery)

PINKIE PROMISE: Max Perez joins cheerleaders Daejha Taylor, Robyn McCray, Lily Ponce, Lina Coleman, Miles Perkins hold pinkies and sing the school song after the McCallum victory versus Lehman. Photo by Zoe Hutchens.

McCallum defeated the Lehman Lobos, 55-17, at the Bob Shelton Stadium on Friday, Sept.6, to improve to 2-0 on the young season. Quarterback Max Perez scored four rushing touchdowns and threw three touchdown passes. Photos by Madison Olsen, Greg James, […]

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Knights keep on rolling

FAUGHT HARD: Outside linebacker J. B. Faught sacks Lehman quarterback Ethan Roach. The Knights lead 35-10 at the start of the second half, after Deron Gage caught a pass from Max Perez and ran 31 yards for a touchdown. Photo by Madison Olsen.

The McCallum Knights beat the Lehman Lobos 55-17 last Friday night at the Bob Shelton stadium in Kyle.  The Knights (currently 2-0) started off the scoring with a 4-yard touchdown run by Max Perez. The Knights scored again after Alex Julian […]

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Taco Shack trophy stays at Mac

MAXIMUM EFFORT: Quarterback Max Perez runs the ball in the 2nd quarter for a first down. The Knights won the Taco Shack Bowl 48-28. Photo by Greg James.

McCallum football wins Taco Shack Bowl for second year in a row The clock winds down as the quarter comes to an end. The McCallum fans countdown, “5…4…3…2…1.” The student section erupts with excitement. The football players storm the field […]

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2017 Taco Shack Bowl Gallery

Kegan Aleman and JB Faught lead the knights onto the field to kick off the 2017 Taco Shack bowl. Photo by Ian Clennan.

  Alexander Julian capped a career night with two fourth quarter touchdowns for four TD’s for the game as McCallum pulled away from the Anderson Trojans to win the 16th Taco Shack Bowl, 48-28. The Knights (1-0) had three rushers […]

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