Eagles senior Isaac Mendiola headed to all-star game

For one last time, Isaac Mendiola will get to step onto a football field sporting the green and white for Pleasanton. The senior safety and wide receiver will play in the San Antonio Sports All-Star Football Game on Jan. 6 at the Alamodome. “It was an exciting feeling that I get to play another game after the season and that […]

Rodriguez: Refugio remains an elite football program

If you are any kind of high school football fan, you are probably aware the Refugio Bobcats are one of the elite programs in the state. It always amazes me that every year Refugio is in the mix for a state title. More often than not, the Bobcats are the last playoff team standing from South Texas. Refugio made another […]

Aggies’ winning streak at 5 games

The Poteet boys basketball team seems to have found its rhythm. The Aggies won their fifth game in a row Dec. 19, beating La Pryor 52-42 on the road. The win pushed Poteet to .500 for the first time this season at 9-9 overall. Moses Guerra led the Aggies with 15 points, and Shaun Gilliam scored 10. Ralph Lopez added […]

Jourdanton wins 4th straight

The Jourdanton basketball team picked up its fourth straight win heading into the Christmas break. The Indians earned a 74-50 road win at Pearsall on Dec. 19, its fourth win in a row and second straight away from home. A pair of Jourdanton freshmen led the way against the Mavericks. Jarel Lilly had a team-high 16 points and classmate Payton […]

Trojanettes take down Sabinal in district opener

The Charlotte girls basketball team picked up a win in its district opener. The Trojanettes held off Sabinal 37-31 at home Dec. 19 to start District 29-2A competition 1-0. “I am very proud of the team and how each athlete contributed to the win,” Charlotte coach Marilie Duran said. “The game plan was executed well, and the level of intensity […]