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Zamora added to San Antonio Area All-Stars



Pleasanton quarterback Johnny Zamora was announced as a late addition to the Gold team for the San Antonio Area All-Star Game. Zamora joins another Eagle, lineman Hunter Norment, and Charlotte wide receiver Mark Gaitan on the Gold team. Also, Carlos Reyes, a Poteet resident who attends Central Catholic, will be on the Black team. Players from different schools are sent […]

Eagles’ core finishes run of success



There was always a little more fight for Pleasanton volleyball in the Nov. 6 regional quarterfinal against Geronimo Navarro. After all, the Eagles, packed with its experienced senior group, saw itself as a team that belonged on the next level. Co-captain Madison Mc- Donald said they gathered new urgency late in the second and third sets. However, they ran out […]

Squaws earn legacy with banner year



Jourdanton’s volleyball team created a legacy for itself this season by winning District 3A-30 and reaching the regional quarterfinals. The Squaws, led by 10 seniors, dominated their district opponents, winning 30 of 35 sets. “It hasn’t happened in a long time. To the first to do that is a cool thing that we’ll carry with us for the rest of […]

Pleasanton beats Mustangs in home opener

Pleasanton’s Messiah San Miguel puts up a shot in the first half of the 47-24 home win against Nixon-Smiley on Nov. 13. San Miguel and Bauer both had eight points. Pleasanton led 33-14 at the end of the third quarter. Calli Jones scored 12 points and Kenley Miller added nine in the Eagles’ 41-39 road loss to Comfort on Nov. […]

Bears slip by Eagles in final game



Pleasanton’s football team lost steam in the second half of the game at La Vernia, as it did a week before against Beeville Jones, dropping its season finale 24-21 on Nov. 9. “These kids could have easily checked into practice and not played. I challenged them to match La Vernia in the first quarter and get through the second quarter, […]

Eagles gain strong start, seeking breakthrough season



Pleasanton’s boys basketball team earned a positive start as it hopes to reach another level in the postseason after it went 25-9 in 2017-18, but dropped in the bi-district game. The Eagles beat Beeville 61-42 in their season opener on the road with Santiago Arguijo leading the way with 17 points. Pleasanton won 59-55 at Boerne on Nov. 13. Isaiya […]

Phasing out Melo to be part of Rockets’ launch



The Carmelo Anthony era in Houston appears to be a brief one. Anthony, who has been out since Thursday due to illness, is expected to part with the Houston Rockets in the near future. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the 34-year-old’s representatives are searching for landing spots with the possibility that the Rockets could waive him soon. The one-time […]

Week 11 stats

Pleasanton at La Vernia Passing Johnny Zamora: 10/20, 163 yards, 2 interceptions Rushing Joel Arevalo: 9 carries, 66 yards, 2 touchdowns Daniel Valadez: 13 carries, 64 yards, 1 touchdown Johnny Zamora: 10 carries, 64 yards Receiving Dalton Hobbs: 6 catches, 128 yards Jourdanton at Cole Passing Cole Andrus: 8/13, 65 yards, 2 touchdowns Receiving Nick Cordova: 1 catch, 38 yards […]

Jourdanton, Charlotte face bi-district foes



Jourdanton Indians, 15-3A-DI, after their final district game, winning 21-8 over San Antonio Cole, 16-3A-DI, have found their placement in post-season play. Jourdanton (8-2) will be facing San Diego (8-2) at Corpus Christi Flour Bluff Stadium Saturday, Nov. 17, at 2 p.m. Here is the San Diego season record: 36-14 over Ingleside; 10-7 over Hebbronville; 23-3 over West Oso; 42-0 […]

Pleasanton eighth grade football at La Vernia

Pleasanton’s eighth grade football teams played at La Vernia on Nov. 8. The eighth grade A team beat the Bears 32-26 to finish the season 3-4-1. “The Eagles came out and played spectacularly on offense, scoring each time off of big plays,” said Pleasanton coach Stephen Barron. Diego Luna made a catch and ran for a 70-yard touchdown. Sean Ramos […]


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