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Pleasanton second at Randolph tourney, wipes out YWLA



Pleasanton’s volleyball team maintained its hot play, aside from a hiccup with two starters out of action on the second day of the Randolph Tournament. Pleasanton (22-3) won all three pool play matches on Aug. 24, beating YWLA 25-22, 25-15, a 25-18, 25-15 win against San Antonio Cole and a 25-13, 25-12 win against Marion. With outside hitter Kaycie Shannon […]

Jourdanton, Poteet set to collide



Jourdanton and Poteet are ready to meet on the gridiron in Poteet following their second week of scrimmages. The Indians scrimmaged with Gonzales and George West at home on Aug. 23. Jarel Lilly caught a touchdown pass from Cole Andrus. Poteet scrimmaged at San Antonio Cole on Aug. 24. Following Poteet’s Parents Night festivities, the Indians and Aggies will be […]

Trojanettes defeat Pettus at home



With only two home games so far this season, the Charlotte Trojanettes took another victory on Friday evening when they faced the Pettus Lady Eagles to continue their home winning streak. The Trojanettes’ record is now 8-3, having lost to Kenedy last Tuesday evening on the road and another team during tournament play early in the season. “So far the […]

Jourdanton cross-country opens at Pearsall



Esmeralda Gonzales’s 10th place finish led Jourdanton cross-country at the Pearsall Invitational on Aug. 25. Jourdanton coach Debbie Brashear said the team posted great times for this point in the season while facing tough competition. Following are Jourdanton’s times from the meet: Esmeralda Gonzales: 16:42, Alyssa Ramirez: 17:27, Saywer Huggins: 17:48, Isabel Cruz: 18:23, Rebekah Pargeter: 18:27, Charlotte Staley: 19:18, […]

Pleasanton girls cross-country wins at Pearsall

Pleasanton’s girls crosscountry team was victorious at Pearsall on Aug. 25. Pleasanton’s 60 points gave the Eagles a 27-point victory margin over Pearsall. Caitlyn Nieschwitz led the team as the overall runner-up, crossing the line in 13:40. Other Pleasanton finishers include: Madelyn Bird: 11th, 14:39; Jillian Barcomb: 14th, 14:43; Abby Isaguirre, 16th, 14:50; April Findley: 17th, 14:52; Kendal Espey: 21st, […]

Pleasanton volleyball stats

Aug. 24Randolph TournamentPool playPleasanton def. YWLA 25-22, 25-15Kills: Kaycie Shannon 12Digs: Laken McAda 10Assists: Madison McDonald 22Aces: Laken McAda 1Blocks: Lexie Elsik 2Pleasanton def. Cole 25-18;25-15Kills: Laken McAda 10Digs: Sarah Neill 9Assists: Madison McDonald 14 Blocks: Kaycie Shannonand Madeline Keylich 1Pleasanton def. Marion: 25-13; 25-12Kills: Kaycie Shannon 10Digs: Sarah Neill 11Assists: Madison McDonald 18Blocks: Kinsley Moore 5Aug. 25Bracket playPleasanton def. […]

Squaws rebound with road win

Following a four-match winning streak, Jourdanton’s volleyball team lost three of four matches at the Cuero tournament. On Aug. 23, the Squaws beat Bloomington 25-23, 25-20 and lost 29-27, 25-9 to Cuero. On Aug. 25, Jourdanton lost 25-17, 25-8 to Hallettsville and 26-24, 25-22 to Edna. Jourdanton (9-11) won 25-15, 25-12, 25-17 at Pearsall on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Jenna Kuykendall […]

Cowgirls lose four of six in Skidmore tourney

McMullen County volleyball lost four of six matches at the Skidmore tournament, which took place Aug. 24-25. Three days after defeating Runge in three straight sets on Aug. 21, the Cowgirls (5-17) started pool play with a 21-25, 25-16, 26-24 win against Jones. Caroline McClaugherty had eight kills and four assists. Brenda Beyer had 14 kills, two aces and two […]

Pleasanton girls basketball Fill the Backpack

In the left photo, Pleasanton girls basketball players Calli Jones (left) and Baylee Bauer (right) finish packing backpacks for the School Supply Drive on Aug. 24. In the right photo (from left), Heaven Marquez, Harper Brymer, counselor April Andrada, head coach Daryl Rentfro, Bauer and Jones present some of the six backpacks they filled with supplies donated that were coordinated […]

Trojans finish scrimmages, saddle up for season

In the left photo, Charlotte’s Alex Martinez struggles against a defender during the Aug. 23 scrimmage against Cotulla. In the right photo, Mark Gaitan goes for the ball. Charlotte opens its season at San Marcos Academy on Aug. 30 at 7 p.m.


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