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Unicorn Varsity Banquet Awards & Scholarships

On Tuesday night, the NBHS All Sports Booster Club held their annual Varsity Athletic Banquet. All UIL varsity teams were recognized for their accomplishments this season. In addition, the following athletes received Individual awards:

The NBHS ALL Sports Booster Club Scholarship Award:

Our first recipient played basketball 4 years at NBHS, as well as participated and excelled in multiple organizations like DECA and the Blue Crew. He received accolades including the KSAT 12 Scholar Athlete of the Week, Academic All State, and will graduate in the top 10% of his class. Attending Texas A&M to study Engineering, please help us congratulate Dustin Paulos.
Dustin Paulos

 

Our next recipient is a four-year starter and 2 year captain for the varsity soccer team. Her standout career as a defender, earning her all district honors, has allowed her to continue her soccer play for Schreiner University. Also graduating in the top 10% of her class, congratulations to Jennifer Trevino.
Jennifer Trevino

While this four-year varsity swim team member’s accolades abound, including holding 7 NBHS high school swim records, equally impressive is her work out of the pool. Serving as a National Ambassador for Texas for the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and receiving the Community Hero Award by Christus Santa Rosa and Rising Star Award by the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation, Shayna Underwood is bound for great things as she continues to swim collegiately for the University of Arkansas at Littlerock. Congratulations, Shayna!

Shayna UnderwoodAs our next recipient, this young lady has been vital to the success of the NBHS soccer team earning her many awards, as well as serving as Team Captain for the last two years. Off the field, she has also been an example of dedication to the less fortunate, working with at-risk students and coaching a youth soccer team. This recipient will be continuing her soccer play at the University of Texas – San Antonio. Join us in congratulating Rebekah Kensing.

Rebekah KensingAs a captain of the NBHS Varsity Swim team and member of the Blue Crew, this recipient earned many awards for his work in the pool, including 25-5A Male Athlete of the Year, and out of the pool, including the New Braunfels Trust Award and DECA state finalist. Graduating number 7 in his class, Tyler Buck will continue swimming for the Colorado School of Mines in the fall. Congratulations, Tyler!

Tyler BuckFor her work on the volleyball court, this next recipient has received awards and honors including Team Captain and Academic All State. Very impressively, our next recipient will graduate number 5 in her class and further her education at Texas A&M University where she will study Atmospheric Science and Meteorology. Please help us congratulate Shelby Edwards.

Shelby Edwards

As a team member of the varsity volleyball team, this next recipient also earned Academic All State honors. Additionally, she has served in numerous community activities with her church and various schools and non-profit organizations. Graduating in the top 10% of her class, Taylor Coronado will continue her education at Texas A&M University to study nursing or work towards being a Physician’s Assistant. Congratulations, Taylor!

Taylor Coronado

Our next recipient’s athletic achievements have taken him to other parts of the world including China where he represented the United States in the U.S. Junior Golf Tournament. As a golfer for the NBHS golf team, he was a MVP for the Men’s Varsity Golf Team and District 25-5A District Champion for 3 years. He will continue to play golf collegiately for Belmont University in the fall. Please congratulate Parker Buck.

Parker Buck

As a four-year letter winner for both track and cross country, our next recipient has made her mark in the sport and in her community. As a runner, this recipient was a 4 time state qualifier in cross country, a Nike National Team cross country qualifier, Honorable All-State Cross Country, San Antonio Express News All Area Cross Country to name a few. Off the course or track, this recipient has devoted countless hours of volunteer work. Please help me congratulate, Keomi Hamlin as our next scholarship recipient. Keomi will continue running for the St. Edward’s University Cross Country team.

Keomi HamlinAs a member of the varsity volleyball, basketball, track, and cross country teams, our final scholarship recipient has been named a Time Warner Scholar Athlete, a member of the 6A All-State Volleyball Team, Academic All State, a Herald’s Top 10 athlete, All-District Cross Country, First Team All District Basketball, SA Express News 6A All Area Volleyball team, and KSAT 12 Scholar Athlete. Additionally, she is graduating in the top 10% of her class and has chosen to continue her volleyball play at the University of Texas – San Antonio. Please congratulate Amanda Gonzales.

Amanda Gonzales

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gary Simon Memorial Scholarship Award:
Connor Kaufmann

Connor Kaufmann Gary Simon Award

True Blue Award:
Shelby Edwards
Shelby Edwards True Blue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Female Athlete:
Amanda Gonzales

Amanda Gonzales Outstanding FemaleOutstanding Male Athlete: Matt McGehee
Outstanding Male Athlete

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All photos are courtesy of Every Moment Counts Photo Booth.

7 Unicorns Ink Letters of Commitment to Compete in College Athletics

These athletes’ combination of dedication, talent, and hard work have enabled them to see success both in athletics as well as in the classroom to the degree that they will do so at the collegiate level next season!

Kyle Waldrip signed a letter of intent to play golf for McLennan Community College.

Bottom row- Kristina Waldrip (Mother), Kyle Waldrip, Jim Waldrip (father) Top row- Coach Glenn Phair, Jessica Waldrip (sister)

 

Elisa Guillen signed a letter of intent to play tennis at St. Edwards University.

Elisa Guillen, Bernardo Hirsch (step-father) Top Row- Coach David Mueller, Coach Paula Beaugh (sister), Kalah Hurst (sister), Cassie Crawford (sister), Phil Hendrie (Newks Academy).

 

Keomi Hamlin received an athletic and academic scholarship to St. Edwards University and will be running  cross-country and track.

Bottom Row- Michael Hamlin (father) Keomi Hamlin, Michelle Hamlin (mother) Top Row- Coach Lee Datesman, Stone Hamlin (brother) Brendan Forsman (brother), Coach Chelsea Harvey.

 

Jennifer Mendez signed with Abilene Christian University (ACU) to play volleyball as a Wildcat.

Bottom Row- Linda Mendez (mother), Jennifer Mendez, Joseph Mendez (father) Top Row- Jamie Blair (club coach) Coach Robin Gerlich, Coach Bree Holz-Gonzales.

 

Tyler Buck received an academic scholarship and will be swimming for the Colorado School of Mines.

Front Row- Keith Buck (father), Tyler Buck, Anne Buck (mother) Back row- Coach Doug Konomos, Carol Rettele (club swim coach), Jenna Buck (sister).

 

Parker Buck signed a letter of intent to play golf for Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.

Pictured bottom row- Amy Buck (mother) Parker Buck, Kris Buck (father) TOP row- Coach Glenn Phair, Paige Buck (sister) Kay Buck (grandma) Bill Buck (Grandpa) Jude Johnson.

 

Brittany Cruz received an athletic scholarship to West Texas A&M (WTAMU) and will be playing  softball.

Pictured left-right: Eno Cruz(father), Valarie Cruz(Mom), Brittany Cruz, Jacob Cruz (brother), Bree Cruz (sister).

2015 NBHS All Sports Booster Club Varsity Banquet

Hosted by the All Sports Booster Club

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Tuesday, May 19th
New Braunfels Civic Center
5:30pm
Dinner Catered by Rudy’s BBQ
Dressy attire, no jeans.

Tickets: $15/adults, $10/child (12 & under)

Purchase Now Online Here!

Also for purchase at the field house @ following dates/times:
May 4th to 7th – 8:30am– 4:00pm
May 11th to 13th – 8:30am– 4:00pm
or May 18th – 8:30am-4:00pm.
Also, May 8th – 8:30 – 12:00 pm .

Tickets available at the door: $20

All varsity players will receive their complimentary tickets at the event the night of.
(Please speak to your coach if you are unsure of your eligibility)

Also, this year, get your picture taken in the Every Moment Counts Photo Booth to commemorate the occasion!

($5/sitting + $1/additional photo copy)

 

New Braunfels’ Athletic Director, Jim Streety, will be inducted to TX HS Football HOF

The New Braunfels All Sports Booster Club would like to congratulate Athletic Director Streety (known far and wide as “Coach Streety”), on the news that he will be inducted into the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame in May 2015.  He will be inducted alongside the likes of Mike Singletary, Derrick Johnson, Jordan Shipley, and other greats. Jim Streety came back to New Braunfels to assume the Athletic Director position after a 40 year head coaching career that has him at 4th on the all-time winningest football coaches.

See the complete story on the San Antonio Express News site here.

Jim Streety News 4 Video Link:


Unicorn Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

The NBHS All Sports Booster Club would like to congratulate the 7 Unicorn athletes who signed their National Letters of Intent to participate in NCAA athletics on scholarship!
These athletes’ combination of dedication, talent, and hard work have enabled them to see success both on the field\court and in the classroom to the degree that they will do so at the collegiate level next season!

Athletes signing NLI’s:

  • James McArthur signed letter of intent to play baseball at the University of Mississippi.
  • Emily Wilson signed with the University of Incarnate Word (UIW) to be part of the cross country and track team.
  • Keomi Hamlin signed a letter of intent with Colorado Christian University (CCU)  to run cross country and track.
  • Jason Lopez signed a letter of intent to play golf with Schreiner University.
  • Caitlin Brown signed a letter of intent to play golf for Dallas Baptist University (DBU).
  • Henry Gordon signed a letter of intent to play tennis for Texas A&M University.
  • Amanda Gonzales received a scholarship to The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) to play volleyball for the RoadRunners.

Complete details can be found on NBISD’s Website here.

Booster Club Memberships – Act Now to Reserve Football Season Seats & Recognition in Football Program!

Please support Unicorn Athletics by becoming a NBHS Unicorn Booster Club Member. All of the proceeds go to support ALL Unicorn UIL athletics. If you fill out he following form and return it by 7/28/14 8/7/14, you will be recognized in the 2014-2015 Unicorn Football Program & you can secure your preferred football season seats (if they are included at your level of membership).

Some exciting new additions to booster club membership this year are:
1. Digital signage in the stadium near the Unicorner that will recognize various levels of booster donations.
2. All membership levels will be included in drawings to be recognized at home football games as “Booster Member of the Week” and will grant media level field access for that week’s football game!

Please download the form below:
2014-2015 NBHS All Sports Booster Club Membership Form

Unicorn Varsity Athletes Recognized at Varsity Banquet

Unicorn student athletes were recognized for their athletic and academic accomplishments as well as their community involvement. Here are some of the highlights:

Gary Simon Memorial Scholarship Award Winner, Chris Ferguson pictured between Keith and Anne Buck.
Gary Simon Memorial Scholarship Award Winner, Chris Ferguson pictured between Keith and Anne Buck.
This year's Booster Club Scholarship Recipients are Traci Andrews, Drue Ewald, Katie Steel, Chris Ferguson, and Mia Hofstad. They are pictured between Booster Club Presidents, Keith and Anne Buck.
This year’s Booster Club Scholarship Recipients are Traci Andrews, Drue Ewald, Katie Steel, Chris Ferguson, and Mia Hofstad. They are pictured between Booster Club Presidents, Keith and Anne Buck.
Outstanding Female Athlete Morgan Szekely, Outstanding Male Athletes Zach Wright & Matt Love, and True Blue Award Winner Micheala Granzin are pictured with Booster Club Presidents, Keith and Anne Buck.
Outstanding Female Athlete Morgan Szekely, Outstanding Male Athletes Zach Wright & Matt Love, and True Blue Award Winner Micheala Granzin are pictured with Booster Club Presidents, Keith and Anne Buck.

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NBHS All Sports Varsity Banquet

 

New Braunfels
New Braunfels

NBHS Varsity All Sports Banquet

Hosted by the All Sports Booster Club

Tuesday, May 20th

New Braunfels Civic Center

5:30pm

Dinner Catered by Rudy’s BBQ

Dressy attire please, no jeans.

Adult Tickets: $11 in Advance, $12 at the Door

Children’s Tickets: $8 advance, $10 at the Door.

Raffle Tickets available now or at the Banquet!

One of the raffle items that will be available! From the Baseball team, The Field of Dreams Basket has $400 worth of gift cards from New Braunfels eateries!
One of the raffle items that will be available! From the Baseball team, The Field of Dreams Basket has $400 worth of gift cards from New Braunfels eateries!

 

 

Scenes from last year’s Varsity Banquet:Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet Unicorn Varsity Banquet 2013 NBISD All Sports Booster Scholarship Winners 2013 NBISD HOF

4th Annual Chow Down Showdown!

4th Annual Chow Down Showdown

CanyonCougarHelmet VS NBUnicornsHelmet_small

Simply place your receipt in your favorite team’s
helmet between September 20th and October 11th,
and the Cantina will donate 10% of your bill
to your favorite team.

Plus, we’ll donate an additional $500 to
the team with the most receipts!

1299 Gruene Road · Gruene Historic District · 830-515-1950
www.CantinaInGruene.com
September 20-October 11, 2013

Paint the Horseshoe Tonight at 7:00PM

Remember tonight at 7:00PM @ NBHS – Paint the Horseshoe for all fall participating sports teams.
A few tips:
1. Brushes, paint, and paint containers will be provided. The brushes and containers will be shared, so feel free to bring additional brushes and disposable cups work well as paint containers.
2. All paint and decorations must be contained within the horseshoe outline. Do not paint outside the lines!
3. Have fun and bond with your teammates!

NBHS All Sports Booster Varsity Banquet Night a Big Success

A great night of recognizing all the Unicorn student athletes’ hard work and determination. Wow! There were some amazing accomplishments over the course of this school year. The NBHS All Sports Booster Club gave out several thousands of dollars in scholarships and awards to some amazing student athletes (names and details to follow). We inducted 3 more amazing Unicorn Alumni into the Unicorn Hall of Fame (again, details to follow).

Thanks to the parents, coaches, All Sports Booster Board members, and McKenna for the great facilities! A special THANK YOU to all the Unicorn boosters who donated to make this night of recognition and scholarship possible with your donations!