Somerset’s 19-0 run helps end Pleasanton winning streak

PLEASANTON—Pleasanton boys basketball coach Ricardo Marquez spoke to his team for about 20 minutes in the locker room following Wednesday’s game against Somerset. That’s the kind of talking to that comes after a disappointing loss. The Eagles came out flat, and the Bulldogs used a 19-0 stretch in the first half to establish a big lead en route to a […]

Eagles hold off Aggies in thrilling district opener

POTEET—When the Pleasanton and Poteet boys basketball teams met in their District 30-4A opener Friday night, something had to give. The Eagles and Aggies entered playing their best basketball of the season, each coming in with impressive stretches of winning. Not surprisingly, the two hot teams traded punches throughout the game. In the end, it was Pleasanton’s final push that […]

Lady Eagles stymie rival Poteet for 1st district win

POTEET—The Poteet girls basketball team could not get anything going Friday night against Pleasanton. The Lady Eagles made sure of it. The Lady Aggies shot 11 percent and lost 46-21 at a standing-room-only home gym to give Pleasanton its first district win of the season. The Lady Eagles held Poteet scoreless in two quarters in the blowout victory that sent […]

Eagles earn consolation championship at home tourney

PLEASANTON—The Pleasanton boys soccer team dropped the first match of its home tournament but rebounded to walk away with the consolation championship. The Eagles dropped Wimberley 4-1 in the consolation title match Saturday evening to finish 2-1 at the two-day tournament. Pleasanton built a 2-0 halftime lead and held off the Texans in the final 40 minutes. The Eagles reached […]

Jourdanton improves to 3-1 in district

The Jourdanton boys basketball team won a pair of district games last week to improve to 3-1. The Indians picked up a road win over Karnes City, 77-72, on Jan. 9 to start the week. Senior Michael Klumb had a team-high 22 points for Jourdanton. The Indians also got 18 points from freshman Jarel Lilly and 14 from Jacob Reyna. […]

Squaws bounce back to take out SA Brooks

The Jourdanton girls basketball team suffered a heart-breaker Jan. 9 but bounced back with a win Friday. The Squaws suffered their second district loss of the season, 60-58, on the road at Karnes City last week. Jourdanton had a chance to win it at the end of regulation, but Destiny Powell’s 3-point attempt was off the mark with 17 seconds […]