Clear Lake Falconhoops: Welcome

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2018-19 Clear Lake Varsity (not shown is Jeremiah Maldonado)......photo by Don
Rest In Peace George Herbert Walker Bush. Rest in Peace Leo Sarabia

  1. Welcome to Clear Lake Falcon Boys Varsity Basketball 

 Clear Lake Basketball

ClearLakeFalconHoops.com publicizes the Clear Lake High School (Houston, Texas) Boys Varsity Basketball team to enhance the community's enjoyment of Clear Lake Boys basketball.

Clear Lake High School Boys Basketball has been regarded as one of the top tier Texas public school basketball programs for over four decades. This website strives to help perpetuate this proud heritage by highlighting the varsity team's  accomplishments. Click on the "HERITAGE" link in the menu above for more on Clear Lake's basketball heritage. 

            (For the latest news please scroll down a bit. For a list of this week's events including all games for all Lake teams, please scroll down to the bottom of this page).

Based on number of unique hits, this site is the # 1 team-specific high school basketball website in Texas and far exceeds average viewing hits among major high school and AAU websites. Now in its 18th season, this website is provided without advertising or donations by a dedicated Clear Lake Boys basketball fan. 

Season schedules, directions to schools, cumulative current season scoring stats, district standings, and TABC state rankings are provided.

In addition, occasional volunteer-provided game action photos, slideshows, team and roster photos, and occasional video highlights provide comprehensive coverage for one of many outstanding high school varsity basketball teams in Texas. 

 

First time visitors can click Here  for an overview of what the many pages of this website offer. Suggestions and comments about the site are always welcomed.




LATEST NEWS 

 For a brief tribute to Leo Sarabia, click on the Falcon Flashes" Page and go to the top link. As soon as I can get this site to accept photos again, there will be a photo of Leo on the Front Page of the site.

 December 15: Clear Lake 54 - Houston Christian 49

Casey 14, Jake 11, John 11. Lake had 23 turnovers in this outing and still won. HC was a strong defensive team. There were more fouls that should have been called but were not than in any game I can remember for quite sometime.

 

 

December 14, 2018: Clear Lake 73 - Baytown Sterling 47. Lake's record is 14-2

John Argue 24, Jake Mather 12,  JaJa Sanni 11, Casey Davis 9

John's stats after 15 games played: 18.4 ppg, 7.7 rpg, and 2.3 blocks per game. 

Under the topic of "see what lots of hard work and good coaching can do" - Some might "argue" about this but according to my recollection, John Argue is the most vastly improved player on a Lake varsity team in almost 20 years. Beyond that, one must go all the way back to the early '80's before finding another Falcon with such a degree of improved basketball skills. What makes John's improvement so noticeable is not just the degree of change over a three year period but the degree of change over the last one year period.

The Clear Lake coaching staff certainly deserves credit for John's improved performance but it should not be limited to that. People should be asking "Who is this kid's AAU coach?" More on that later. 

 

 

  OTHER NEWS

  Notice: several problems have begun to appear on this website: the advertisements at the top are not suppose to appear; often updates  made to report most recent game results are not appearing. In addition, some schedule revisions made have not appeared on the site. I apologize for any inconvenience this might cause.

 

 - To purchase spirit gear or other apparel, click on:

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 ---schedules for the 2018-19 season are posted but some changes are stil being made. Click on "Schedules and Scores" and select the tab for your team. Varsity Tournament game times will be provided as soon as they are available.  Please note: while viewing the game schedule, you can click on a game location to acquire the address and directions to the school (or you can go to the "Directions to Schools" Page from the menu. 

  - Occasionally a late change will occur for a varsity game time or location so it is best to always re-check this website on game day. Changes are rare but they do happen.

- Once in awhile photos presented on this website which should appear do not appear. This is the fault of the service provider which manages all images and is not the fault of this website. 

As the season progresses see any back articles posted on the  "FALCON FLASHES" Page. 


FYI   

Link to Player Stats: Find Lake's detailed stats for the current season at
maxpreps.com . Please notice that on maxpreps the calculation of average points per game for each player is based only on games in which a player scores, not on total games played.

See the Schedule Page for a complete season schedule. For district games, details of game times for each team can be found when a footnote for the game appears.
Look for feature articles on some games and team game stats during the season on the
FALCON FLASHES Page

Link to Photo Albums Site: Due to difficulties with the revised photo albums site, the albums are not in chronological order and are not current. This issue is being addressed but will take time.Albums go back to 2001 but are disorganized.

Clicking on a photo other than the banner will link you to the Photo Albums site but be advised it is a mess .

Articles on AAU Basketball - In the summer of 2010 the Houston Chronicle ran an excellent five part series on AAU basketball which will be retained for future reference at the bottom of the "General Info" Page.

During the season (district play) check out the occasional video highlights by going to the "Videos and Slideshows" Page . Move the cursor over the video image to display "pause or play" controls.


 

 



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RIP Pud Williams - one of a kind

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Upcoming Games
Date Event Time Location
Tue 12/18 Basketball Marshall at 9B 4:00 PM Clear Lake High School
Tue 12/18 Basketball Marshall vs JV LIGHT 4:00 PM Clear Lake High School
Tue 12/18 Basketball Marshall vs 9A 5:30 PM Clear Lake High School
Tue 12/18 Basketball JV Dark vs Marshall 5:30 PM Clear Lake High School
Fri 12/21 Basketball 9A & 9B at Clear Creek (1st district game) 1:30 PM Clear Creek High School
Fri 12/21 Basketball at Creek (JV Dark and Light) 1st district game 3:00 PM Clear Creek High School
Fri 12/21 OFFICIALfalconhoopstrademarkLOGOsizeiscopy.jpg at Clear Creek (1st District game) 4:30 PM Clear Creek High School
Recent Games
Date Event Time Location
Fri 12/14 Basketball 9B vs Baytown Sterling 4:00 PM Clear Lake High School
Fri 12/14 Basketball Baytown Sterling vs JV light 5:30 PM Clear Lake High School
Fri 12/14 OFFICIALfalconhoopstrademarkLOGOsizeiscopy.jpg Clear Lake Falcons: 73 - Baytown Sterling: 47 7:00 PM Clear Lake High School
Sat 12/15 Basketball Clear Lake Classic (JV Light in KFH) TBA Clear Lake High School
Sat 12/15 Basketball 9B at Clear Lake Classic (Main Gym) not KFH TBA Clear Lake High School