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Northland Christian School is very proud of our baseball program. Built upon a culture of selflessness, self-discipline, and sportsmanship, Cougar Baseball is training young men in becoming leaders among their peers, in their families, and in their communities. Our baseball complex is one of the nicest in the city, with a beautiful natural grass field, new clubhouse and a brand new indoor hitting and workout facility. 

The Cougar varsity baseball team won the TAPPS Division III State Championship this past season! Led by seniors Landon Murray and Bryce Gould, the team went undefeated in district play with a 9-0 record, and advanced through the playoffs to capture the school’s first state title in 25 years. This year's team will again compete for the coveted state title with 5 returning starters and a very talented underclassmen roster. Building a tradition of advancing deep into the postseason, Head Coach Rick Nixon is confident that this team is poised to repeat as State Champs. Nixon is in his fifth year as Head Coach and tenth year as a member of the baseball coaching staff at Northland. He is joined this year by Coach Ben Vigil, who has coached baseball for many years in the Houston area, including years at Houston Christian where he won 3 state titles and Cypress Christian where he was twice named TAPPS Coach of the Year. The middle school team is managed by long-time Northland fixture Monny Webster, who was named Northland Middle School Coach of the Year last season. This very talented coaching staff focuses on proper player development, starting at the middle school level and is committed to building character, integrity, honor, and accountability in the student-athlete.

Each year, for the past several years, the Northland baseball program has seen several of its players enter the college ranks. The baseball season will officially start up on January 20th with the varsity team playing in over 30 games including 3 tournaments. The varsity competes in a very competitive TAPPS Division III district, and typically plays a very tough non-district schedule against larger private schools in the area.  

Cougar Baseball Stadium
14279 Sylvanfield
Houston, TX 77014

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