The Observer Sports Blog is run by the editorial sports staff of the Observer Newspaper Group, located in Humble and part of Houston Community Newspapers. The Observer coverage area includes the following high schools: Atascocita, Humble, Kingwood, Kingwood Park, New Caney, Splendora, Spring, Spring Westfield and Spring Dekaney.
Jonathan Yardley is the Observer sports editor. A native of Morristown, N.J., Yardley graduated from Rice University in 2005 with a B.A. in history and English. His previous employers include the Yakima Bears and the Alexandria Aces. He began working at the Observer in October 2006 and was promoted to sports editor in July 2007. Yardley, 24, lives in Houston. He can be reached at jyardley [at] hcnonline.com.
Joseph Musarra is the assistant sports editor. Musarra attended Asbury College in Wilmore, Ky., and graduated in 2006 with a B.A. in journalism. Musarra, 23, lives in Spring. He can be reached at jmusarra [at] hcnonline.com.