The Jourdanton Indians participated in the Lytle Summer League basketball tournament on June 22 and took home first place. Twelve teams from around the area participated in the tournament. The team defeated Pearsall and San Antonio Kennedy in pool play to advance to the final four. In the semi-finals, they defeated host team Lytle and then defeated San Antonio Jefferson […]
After a rain the night before, the weather came together for a great day of golfing to support scholarships for members of Pleasanton ISD Golf Teams on May 11. A total of 76 golfers turned out to test their skills while vying for the cash prizes. After the last putt sank, three teams had risen to the top of the […]
Pleasanton Little League is already one week deep into the District 21 All-Star Tournament which is being held at the Pleasanton Sports Complex across from the city pool. Games are played each day of the week at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Pictured above are the Pleasanton Minor, Major and Junior League boys and girls teams who are participating in […]
On April 27, members of the Pleasanton High School Golf Teams turned out at the City of Pleasanton’s animal control facility to help staff and the Atascosa Animal Allies(AAA). Atascosa Animal Allies is a volunteer organization that tends to the overwhelming needs of the stray and unwanted pet population in the area by offering veterinary cat, spay and neutering, and […]
This dynamic trio of grandfather, father and son caught a stunning string of fish out at a private pond in Pearsall last week. The fish weighed 2-5 lbs. and were caught with Heddon Torpedo head, river runt and creek chub darten. Pictued, from left, are Richard Thiel with his son Chandler and father Lang Thiel.
Before I go any farther here I want to confess that I’m no expert in the game of soccer. For all the years that I toiled here as sports editor there was no soccer competition at the Atascosa County schools. By the time it finally got adopted locally I was on my way out of the sports writing business and […]
At the end of this school year, Pleasanton’s Jeff Nimietz retired as the Eagles head baseball coach to become a full-time teacher. On Wednesday, June 12, Lance Standley resigned from Gregory-Portland as the 5A head baseball coach to take the position as head baseball coach at Pleasanton High School. “The guy is a winner,” stated Pleasanton Athletic Director, Tab Dumont. […]