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Football All-District Selections

The Jourdanton football playoff pages are being rerun on pages 4 and 5 as keepsakes. Errors occurred on the pages last week. We regret the errors.

EAGLES SCORE BIG IN SEASON OPENER

In the left photo, Pleasanton’s Raylin Castillo (11), Brylee Miller (13), Trinity Garcia (8) and Libby Sanchez (3) celebrate during the eighth grade Eagles’ 7-0 season opening win against Dwight on Nov. 16. The next game for Pleasanton eight grade is Nov. 28 at Shepard.

AGGIES CLAIM FIRST WIN

Poteet’s Shaun Gilliam attacks in transition during the 66-55 home win against Brooks Collegiate on Nov. 27. Gilliam led the Aggies (1-2) with 20 points and five blocks. Adam Dewind scored nine points. Diego Puente had eight points. The Aggies outrebounded BCA by 19. They led 35-28 at halftime and 53-36 after the third quarter. The Aggies will play in […]

Grid picks end for the season



With the end of state playoffs for all inner Atascosa County teams, Grid Picks is finished for the season. I would like to discuss the Pleasanton Eagle season that ended up 5-5. To begin with, PHS began the season with only 4 offensive and 4 defensive starters from 2017. While these minimal numbers presented a situation of additional starters growing […]

Poteet edged by Hondo at home

Poteet’s girls basketball team lost 35-29 at home against Hondo. The Aggies (1-3) trailed 10-8 at the end of the first quarter before entering halftime with a tie at 15. They trailed 20- 19 after the third quarter. D’andra Calhoun led the team with nine points, 10 rebounds, three steals and two assists. Kayli Kennedy had six points and six […]

Squaws fall at Fredericksburg

Jourdanton’s girls basketball took a 54-36 loss on the road against Fredericksburg. The Squaws (3-3) trailed 35-14 at halftime. Erin Soward led the team with 13 points. Cladi Munoz added eight points. Jourdanton will play in the Hondo tournament from Nov. 29 to Dec. 1. The Squaws will start against Jefferson at 8 a.m. and play Harlan at 3 p.m. […]

Crucial games for Cowboys, Longhorns



Nothing could be more exciting amid great anticipation than a pair of games coming up involving the Texas Longhorns and the Dallas Cowboys. The first one comes up Thursday when the Cowboys line up against the once-beaten New Orleans Saints and their red-hot quarterback, Drew Brees. As most of you know, the Saints and the Los Angeles Rams have the […]

WILLIAMS TWINS GET FIRST KILLS ON SAME DAY

Nine-year-old twins Cannon and Coen Williams with their proud father Caleb after the two boys killed their first deer in November. The boys shot down the deer 30 minutes apart on the same day on the Wheeler Ranch in Tilden. Both deer had eight points. Cannon and Coen are the grandsons of Robbie and the late Gary Sutton of Jourdanton […]

LUCKMAN TAKES DOWN BUCK

Sheyanne Luckman killed a buck from 60 yards away on Nov. 14. The deer’s live weight was 218 pounds. Buck guides were Doc Vessal and Matt Cardenas.

Jourdanton gets aggressive in area playoff, falls to Edna



Jourdanton’s football team saw its playoff run end in a 48-6 area round loss to Edna in Seguin on Nov. 23. “They’re a great team. With that ball control, they were able to score a lot with those guys out of the backfield. We just wanted to be aggressive. That’s what we preached all week. We took some shots and […]


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