Sports

Eagles charge past Owls in bi-district upset



Pleasanton’s baseball team fearlessly went after Hondo with big hits and hearty baserunning and defensive plays to shock the Owls in a four-seed over one-seed bi-district upset, winning 9-5 in Floresville on May 2. “We really did want to set a tone and aggressive baserunning was one of the things that we did. Even though Aaron [Perez] got thrown out […]

Trojanettes reach second straight regional quarterfinal



Charlotte’s softball team piled runs on top of runs in beating Freer during an area playoff rematch, reaching the regional quarterfinal for the third time in four years. The Trojanettes pounded Freer 15-0 in Game 1 at home on May 2. “The girls were seeing the ball well and hitting it pretty well,” said Charlotte head coach Chris Raimondi. Charlotte […]

Congratulations to area Academic All-State selections

Schuchart’s no-hitter highlights Indians’ bi-district



Jourdanton’s baseball team had a fiery first day of the bi-distrit tournament at home as Colton Schuchart no-hit Aransas Pass, but the District 3A- 30 champion Indians were unable to sustain momentum during Games 2 and 3 on the road. “We came out and played lights out the first night, and the second game we didn’t play like we were […]

Poteet athletic physicals

Poteet will have its physical event on May 9 for students who will be seventh, ninth and 11th graders next school year and plan to participate in athletics at 4 p.m. in the Poteet High School cafeteria. The cost is $10 cash only. If the child does not show up, money paid will be lost and he or she will […]

Squaws come up short against SGA



Jourdanton’s softball team defended steadily enough to keep Santa Gertrudis within reach in its area playoff on May 2 in Freer, but could not pull together enough hits to rally as the 3-0 loss ended a stellar season. “It was not our best offensive performance. We didn’t execute bunts when we needed to,” said Jourdanton head coach Chuck Ponton. “Laney […]

Trojans unable to stack runs in bi-district



Charlotte’s baseball team lost its bi-district series in two games against Mason May 2 at the University of Texas-San Antonio. “We pitched pretty good. We just committed a lot of errors and left runners on base,” said Charlotte head coach Rene Ortega. The Trojans lost the first game 8-1. They scored in the top of the first, but Mason chopped […]

Banner year in Jourdanton sports

The Sports Maven

Jourdanton baseball’s season came to a startling end on Saturday, eight days after it posted a spectacular rally to win the District 3A-30 title, and now it is time to recognize how much Jourdanton has accomplished throughout this school year. Jourdanton has largely dominated District 3A- 30 sports, winning nine district titles, including in volleyball, girls basketball, boys and girls […]

Wilkerson named Star-Telegram sports editor

Sports Focus

William Vincent Wilkerson, former star athlete at Pleasanton High School, continues to amaze us with his accomplishments. After working as an assistant sports editor at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram since November 2017, William has now been named sports editor of the Fort Worth newspaper, which is one of the main daily newspapers in the state that cover the Dallas Cowboys […]

Pleasanton athletic physicals

Pleasanton ISD will have a mass physical event on May 13 at the sports complex at 4 p.m. The cost is $25 cash only. Pleasanton ISD requires a physical to be completed yearly for all athletes, cheerleaders, pacesetters and marching band members. The medical history section must be signed before a student is allowed to enter. The physicals of Pleasanton […]


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