The Friendswood Special Olympics Swim Team Brings Home Gold

The Friendswood Special Olympics Mustang Swim Team had a successful season this year that included the Gulf Coast Area 22 competition in Sugar Land, the Greater Houston Area 4 competition and the State Competiton. Between the three events, team won 68 gold medals, 37 silver medals, 10 bronze medals and 9 ribbons.  The group included 17 athletes and seven unified … Read More

Student Spotlight – Manny Elizondo

On Feb. 23, Friendswood High School senior Manny Elizondo won the State Championship for 5A boys wrestling. Ten years of intense workouts, early mornings, passion, traveling and dietary restrictions all led to that moment right there; however, for Elizondo, this was only the beginning. In all of the chaos of the State tournament – the crowd, the competitors, the loudness … Read More