#13 Katy moves to 2-0 with second straight shutout

by Jeff Fisher

Katy Tigers high school footballKaty, ranked #13 in the High School Football America Top 25, rolled to its second straight victory Thursday night with a 55-0 win over Fort Bend Travis (0-2). The Tigers have outscored two opponents 86-0.

Katy was led by Rodney Anderson, who ran for 133 yards and three touchdowns, all in the first half. The Oklahoma-commit is averaging over eight yards a carry in the early going.

The victory was the 50th straight for Katy during the regular season. The last team to beat Katy outside of the playoffs was The Woodlands in 2009.  Next week, Katy (2-0) and The Woodlands (1-1) square-off.

The all-time record for consecutive regular season victories in Texas is 78 by Galena Park North Shore.

Guess who snapped the streak in 2009?

The answers – the Katy Tigers, in the season opener.

The following week on September 4, 2009, the Tigers lost their last regular season game 31-27 to The Woodlands. Katy went 14-2 in 2009, losing to Abilene in the Class 5A Division II championship game.

 

About the Author

Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.