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POWERLIFTERS AT COUNCIL

The Jourdanton City Council recognizes the Jourdanton High School powerlifters at the most recent City Council meeting. Seven lifters qualified for the regional meet and three qualified for the state meet. The state meet was scheduled for April, but has been postponed in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak. Pictured L-R: Head Coach James Martin, Lauren Wells, Carlos Verdin, Rayven […]

Squaws drop two of three before season suspended



The Jourdanton Squaws dropped two of their last three games before the season was suspended by the UIL. Jourdanton (4-8-2) lost 9-4 to Devine on Friday, March 4, and 16-1 to no. 1-ranked Santa Gertrudis Academy in five innings on Wednesday, March 11. The Squaws beat Comfort 8-2 on the road on Tuesday, March 10. After a first inning sacrifice […]

Martinez, Trojans no-hit Pettus



Alex Martinez’s no-hitter in Charlotte’s 6-0 win over Pettus on Wednesday, March 11 highlighted a split week of results for the Trojans before the UIL’s suspension of spring sports. Along with the 6-0 win, the Trojans fell 14-3 against Stockdale on Tuesday, March 10. Martinez picked up the win in the circle after his team picked him up with three-run […]

Trojanettes dominate district opener



The Charlotte Trojanettes dominated their District 30-2A opener, beating Yorktown 15-3 in five innings on Tuesday, March 10. The Trojanettes (9-3-1, 1-0) got the scoring started early with a five-run first inning. Mia Campos, Stephanie Ramos, Ashley Gaitan and Angel Cruz each had RBI singles to break open the scoring in the first frame. Charlotte scored 13 unanswered runs in […]

UIL suspends all contests, practices until March 29 due to Coronavirus

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A little over 24 hours after suspending the boy’s state basketball tournament as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the University Interscholastic League has suspended all of their sanctioned contests. “Never could’ve imagined it,” Pleasanton ISD Athletic Director Tab Dumont said. “I’m 53 years old and never would I have ever thought the world of sports would shut down. It […]

HEARTBROKEN

Comeback bid falls short for Eagles in regional semis


KINGSVILLE — The no. 15-ranked Pleasanton Eagles got their patented scoring run on Friday night, but it was too little, too late. Pleasanton (34-4) fell to the no. 18 Stafford Spartans (30-9) 58-54 at Texas A&M-Kingsville’s Steinke Center in the Region IV-4A semifinals on March 6. “We just ran out of time. That’s what I told the kids, we just […]

Heart attack to college football

Louis Arguijo’s journey to the next level


Pleasanton senior defensive lineman Louis Arguijo is set to continue his career at the collegiate level after signing to Texas Wesleyan University on Wednesday, March 4. However, three years ago during his freshman season, this moment seemed impossible. Arguijo was on the mend after suffering a mild heart attack in a game as a freshman. Doctors found that Arguijo suffered […]

Eagles’ fight earns opponent’s respect



Friday night was a heartbreaking loss for the Pleasanton Eagles, a team that seemed destined for the Alamodome and the state tournament this week. Nothing seemed to go right for them early on at Texas A&MKingsville’s Steinke Center, as Houston Stafford opened on a 12-3 run. Stafford held Pleasanton’s high-octane offense in check with a roster that featured 13 players […]

Women Eagles win fourth-straight 29-4A title



A hat-trick by senior Madelyn Bird and another clean sheet helped the Pleasanton Women Eagles’ soccer team to a 4-0 win over La Vernia on Friday, March 6, and their fourth consecutive 29-4A title. Bird picked up three goals and Kaitlyn Garcia had one to her name. Picking up assists were Carly Esquivel, Zoei Diaz and Trinity Garcia. The win […]

Jourdanton’s Bedingfield off to Wayland Baptist



Jourdanton’s senior right guard Ethan Bedingfield has at least four more years of football in his future after signing his letter of intent to play at NAIA school Wayland Baptist University in Plainview, Texas, on Wednesday, March 4. “It’s really special to me, knowing that not only do I get to continue my academic career, but my athletic career,” Bedingfield […]


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