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VIDEO: No. 10 Charlotte survives scare

The No. 10-ranked Charlotte Trojanettes had a scare in the bi-district playoff. Charlotte (24-6) trailed the La Villa Lady Cardinals entering the bottom of the second inning and had to hold off a seventh-inning rally in an 8-5 win. La Villa had the tying run in the on-deck circle in the winner-take-all game. The Trojanettes led 8-2 entering the seventh. […]

Kraft delivers six RBIs in Jourdanton’s rout of Natalia


Jourdanton captured its third win in a row and has revenge in mind for Cotulla on Friday. On Tuesday, Tristin Kraft had an explosive night at the plate with six RBIs in the 12-2 victory against the Natalia Mustangs. “It’s good, you always want to finish strong and I feel like we’re jelling a little better,” said Head Coach John […]

Eagles suffer first district loss

The Pleasanton Eagles were handed their first loss in District 29-4A. Pleasanton (21-7, 4-1) fell to Hondo (13-12-1, 4-1) 6-4 during a rainy night in Hondo on Tuesday, April 27. The Eagles topped the Owls 1-0 in their first meeting on April 13. Pleasanton left the tying run on second base to end the game. A win would’ve given the […]

Eagles break records, finish 2nd at regionals



KINGSVILLE — Pleasanton now boasts the Region IV-4A champion 1600-meter relay team. The Eagle relay team of Sean Ramos, Juan Lopez, Este’van Jackson and Jayden Palacios broke the school record in the event twice during the regional meet, including a blistering 3:23.482 finish for the gold at the Region IV-4A meet. The old record lasted all of a day. “For […]

Eagle golf wins first regional title



The Pleasanton golf teams will be well-represented at the state golf tournament in May. The Eagles made history by winning the Region IV- 4A title for the first time on Thursday, April 22, at Colony Creek Golf Club in Victoria. The team of Travis Garcia, Donald Foster, Matt Garcia, Jake Casias and Brady Stevens shot a two-day score of 650 […]

Gonzales wins Region IV high jump title



For the first time since 2009, a Poteet Aggie will compete at the state track meet. On Saturday, Noah Gonzales took first place in high jump at the Region IV-3A track and field meet with a height of 6 feet, 2 inches. He became the first Aggie to qualify for state since Adam Hebert 12 years ago. “I feel so […]

Area coaches start All-Star game, coaches association



A new All-Star game and coaches association is coming to the South Texas region. At the beginning of April, Poteet Athletic Director Darby House and Carrizo Springs Athletic Director Joaquin Escobar founded the South Texas Coaches Association and the STCA All-Star game. “The idea has been around off and on,” House said. “A bunch of coaches have talked about it […]

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Jourdanton’s Mia Lopez signs to Colby-Sawyer



Jourdanton senior Mia Lopez is set to make a long trek north. On Wednesday, April 21, Lopez signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Colby-Sawyer College in New Hampshire. “I think it finally put everything into perspective,” Lopez said. “I was like, ‘Wow, this is really, truly happening.’” Lopez contacted the school toward the end of December. After […]

Eagles move toward title



Efficient pitching helped the Pleasanton Eagles move one win away from the program’s first district title in five years. The Eagles (21-6, 4-0) cruised by Somerset 7-2 on Tuesday, April 20, thanks to the sterling outing by sophomore pitcher Max Sauceda. The young right-hander hurled six scoreless innings, allowing just two hits and a walk with four strikeouts. He only […]


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