A foregin exchange student with high hopes on American tennis courts, Jourdanton’s Lea Karren continues to be a dominating force. She defeated all of her regional foes at San Marcos on April 17 and 18 in a commanding regional championship performance. In the first two rounds, she beat competitors from Jarrell and Schulenberg 6-0, 6-0. Karren ousted three-time state champion […]
Landun Camacho, who graduated from Jourdanton High School in 2015, placed third out of 92 qualifiers while competing in the raw 74 kilogram division at the USA Powerlfting National Championships, which took place April 12 to 16 in Columbus, Ohio. Camacho, who is in his senior year at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and is pursuing a degree in education, lifted 512 […]
McMullen County’s Pablo Esteban (right) receives his second-place medal at the 1A-IV regional tennis tournament on April 17. Esteban rallied from a 5-2 deficit in the third set to win his next-to-last match before winning a playback match for second place to advance to state, which will be at Texas A&M in College Station May 16-17.
Charlotte’s softball team pulled off two clutch innings duirng its tiebreaker game to come back and beat Three Rivers 4-3 for the District 2A-30 title, the second straight for the Trojanettes. “The first four innings was all them. The last three innings were when we pulled it together, scored and did what we had to do,” said Charlotte head coach […]
Jourdanton’s baseball team must beat Lytle in the last regular season game at home on April 26 to complete its quest for its first district title since 2010 after a road game unraveled on the Indians, who had won their first five district games. The Indians (11-8-1, 6-1 District 3A-30) lost 12-2 in six innings at Natalia on April 18. […]
Shyanne Bauerle was a starring athlete at the April 16 area meet in Goliad, just as she had been in the district meet. Bauerle was the fifth highestscoring athlete in the meet, which included 12 teams from Districts 3A-30 and 3A-29. She made the 3A-IV regional at Judson High School in Converse, which will be April 26-27, in three individual […]
Pleasanton’s softball team won a tiebreaker game against Cuero 10-6 on April 18 at Texas Lutheran University in Seguin to solidify third place in District 4A-30. The Eagles (15-10) scored four in the first inning and three in the second for a 7-2 lead. They added runs in each of the next three innings for a 10-4 edge. “We were […]
Pleasanton’s baseball team slid toward the end of the district schedule as it finished fourth in 4A-30. The Eagles (9-15-1, 4-6 District 4A-30) lost 20-2 at La Vernia on April 18. Pleasanton scored two on a double by Keith Cordova to tie the Bears in the second inning, but La Vernia tallied five in the bottom of the second, 11 […]