THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (July 28, 2017) – The Woodlands Township Board of Directors held a regular meeting on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at The Woodlands Township Town Hall, 2801 Technology Forest Boulevard.
Before addressing agenda items, the Board of Directors honored The Woodlands High School for winning the prestigious UIL Texas Lone Star Cup. The UIL Lone Star Cup is awarded annually to six high schools, one in each of the six UIL classifications (1A, 2A, 3A, 4A, 5A and 6A), based on their team performance in district and state championships. Honoring the best overall athletic and academic programs in Texas, the UIL Lone Star Cup is open to all UIL participant high schools.
The Woodlands High School won state championships this year in Boys’ Cross Country, Girls’ Swimming and Diving, and Boys’ Track and Field. The Board approved a proclamation declaring July 26, 2017 as The Woodlands High School Lone Star Cup Champions Day in The Woodlands, Texas.
“In a very competitive environment, we salute your efforts in winning the Lone Star Cup, now for the 6th time in 10 years,” said Township Chairman Gordy Bunch. “This is a remarkable achievement. The Woodlands High School has represented our town at the highest level and it’s a testament to dedicated students, great leadership with teachers, coaches and administrators, and support of the town. Congratulations!”
“This accomplishment is made possible by the dedication of our awesome students, parents, teachers and coaches,” said Principal Gregg Colschen. “Thank you for this recognition.”
“Our staff takes a great amount of pride in their craft,” said The Woodlands High School Athletic Director Mark Schmid. “We have great students and parents who support The Woodlands High School.”
The Board also accepted reports from Village Association representatives from Alden Bridge and Cochran’s Crossing.
The Board of Directors took the following actions on the Consent Agenda:
The Board of Directors then moved on to take the following actions on the Regular Agenda:
For more information on The Woodlands Township, or to view the meeting in its entirety, please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov, or call 281-210-3800.
Photo: The Woodlands Township Board of Directors honored The Woodlands High School for winning the Lone Star Cup for the best overall athletic and academic programs in Texas. Pictured are (left to right): Township Director, Brian Boniface; Township Director, Bruce Rieser; Township Director, Dr. Ann Snyder; TWHS Athletic Director, Mark Schmid; Township Chairman, Gordy Bunch; TWHS Principal, Gregg Colschen; Township Director, Laura Fillault; Township Director, John McMullan and Township Director, John Anthony Brown.