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Cardinal Athletics in the Rearview (2021-2022)

*****NEW for 2022-23 in the Athletic Handbook:

CISD Facilities Spectator Behavior Policy:

Due to the UIL HB 2721 amendment to Section 1207: Any individual (spectator) who assaults a

sports game participant (official, coach, player, athletic staff, spectators) will no longer be able to

attend any UIL sanctioned event for a minimum of one calendar year at Columbus ISD. If you

are removed from any UIL athletic event by an official or school district administrator, you will

be suspended at a minimum from the next home contest and will be required to meet with the

superintendent and athletic director to discuss when you are approved to attend any future

UIL event.

CISD Facilities Spectator Videotaping/Filming/Recording Policy:

Columbus ISD and Columbus Athletics does not authorize or approve any Live Streaming by Individuals and Organizations. Except for persons or organizations acting under subsections (1) (A) (i) and (ii), no person or organization shall film, videotape or otherwise make a visual recording of any athletic event or activity without prior written consent of the schools that are competing in the event. Any filming/videotaping or other recording of an athletic contest, which is not live streaming, may not obstruct the view of other spectators of the contest.

Dual Credit/AP/Honors Policy 

Eligibility and Texas Education Code Texas Education Code (TEC) 33.081(d)(1) stipulates that courses identified as advanced placement, international baccalaureate, honors, or dual credit in the areas of English language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, economics, or languages other than English are excluded from the requirement that a student be suspended from participation in an extracurricular activity under subsection (c). 


+10 Rule 

Advanced Placement, Honors, and Dual Credit courses are weighted courses when calculating a student’s Grade Point Average (GPA). Ten points are added to students’ six-week grades in these courses due to the level of rigor.


UIL Eligibility in Columbus ISD

Courses in Columbus ISD that are excluded from TEC 33.081 subsections (c) and (d) are courses identified as advanced placement or dual credit in the areas of English language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, economics, or languages other than English.


Honors courses (previously identified as pre advanced placement courses), are not excluded from TEC 33.081 subsections (c) and (d). These courses are subject to the +10 rule. A student enrolled in Columbus ISD that participates in a University Interscholastic League competition shall be suspended from participation in any extracurricular activity sponsored or sanctioned by the school district or University Interscholastic League if he/she earns a grade that is equivalent to a 59 or lower (+10 Rule) in a honors course in the areas of English language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, economics, or languages other than English.


Week at a Glance - Sept. 19th - Sept. 24th:
Monday, Sept. 19th
Tuesday, Sept. 20th: 
Lady Cards Volleyball vs. Tidehaven
5:00 p.m, 5:00 p.m, 6:00 p.m. 
Future Lady Cards Night for any 3rd - 5th grade girls.  Show up by 5:20 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 21st:
Cross Country @ Anderson Shiro
Thursday, Sept. 22nd: 
9th Football vs. Hargrave - 4:30 p.m.
JV Football  vs. Hargrave- 6:00 p.m.
Jr. High Football @ Lexington - 5:00/6:30
Jr. High Volleyball @ Edna - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 16th:
Varsity Football @ Huffman Hargrave - 7:00 p.m.
 Lady Cards Volleyball vs. Palacios 
Varsity - 4:30 p.m., Fr/Jv @ 5:30 p.m.
***All Athletes need to complete the ONLINE Paperwork at the following link:
All papers should be submitted online, except for the Medical History form.  You will need to print and fill out the medical history form to be turned into Miss Lexy or your child's coach.


Matt Schobel

Athletic Director / Head Football

[email protected]

Lexy Ramirez

Athletic Trainer

[email protected]

Kayley Johns

Girls Athletic Coordinator / Head Volleyball / Head Girls Track

[email protected]

Eugene Shorter

Head Boys Track

[email protected]

Mike Albers

Head Girls Basketball / Head Tennis

[email protected]

Troy Bohac

Head Boys Basketball

[email protected]

Andy Jacobs

Head Golf

[email protected]

Paula Swindle

Head Swimming

[email protected]

Alfred Rosa

Head Cross Country/Head Softball 

[email protected]

Heath Allen

Head Baseball 

[email protected]

Kenneth Robinson

Head Powerlifting 

[email protected]

Robert Mills

Head Boys Soccer

[email protected]

Dawson Smith

Head Girls Soccer 

[email protected]

Amy Mikulin

Girls JH Coordinator 

[email protected]

Troy Bohac

Boys JH Coordinator

[email protected]

The Athletic Handbook can be found by clicking the Athletics Policy link to the right (under Important Documents).
Matt Schobel
Matt Schobel
Athletic Director / Head Football Coach
Brenda Skutca
Brenda Skutca
Athletic Department Secretary

979-732-2351 (Field House)
979-732-5746  (HS Office)
979-732-8862 (HS Fax)