Sports

What a year it has been for Sports…

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We have now reached the final days of 2021. It has been quite a year for sports. It began in January with the NFL playoffs for the 2020 season. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers became the first team in NFL history to play in a Super Bowl in its own stadium. In April, the Baylor Bears and Houston Cougars made the […]

Pleasanton knocks off SA Southwest

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Eagles entered Christmas break with 12-5 record


Following a strong second quarter, Pleasanton knocked off 5A San Antonio Southwest last Monday 78-53. The Eagles outscored Southwest 31-10 to give them a solid 48-23 lead at halftime. They were led by Junior RJ Marquez, who led all scorers with 26 points. Junior Robert Smith and Senior Reagan Moore also pitched in with nine points each. Nine different Eagle […]

Lady Eagles fall to Hondo, beat Fox Tech prior to Christmas

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On the Monday before Christmas, the Pleasanton Lady Eagles took their nine-game win streak on the road to face the Hondo Lady Owls. The Lady Eagles and Lady Owls battled back and forth much of the afternoon but in the end Hondo slipped away with a 41-37 win. Sadie McAda led the Lady Eagles with 16 points. A day later, […]

CHARLOTTE V. BENAVIDES

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Charlotte hosted Benavides this past Tuesday morning. The Trojans won 66-35 to improve their season record to 10-10. Charlotte will open district on Thursday when they host Falls City at 2 p.m.

Jourdanton takes down Cotulla

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Indians beat Cowboys for first district win


The Jourdanton Indians hosted the Cotulla Cowboys last Tuesday for their third game in district and final game before the Christmas break. The Cowboys came out strong and heavy, not missing much from the field as they held onto the 10-7 lead at the end of the first. The game became a little more fast paced in the second quarter […]

Poteet and Jourdanton split the spoils in basketball doubleheader

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Led by their defense, Jourdanton had no trouble getting past their rival Poteet Tuesday night. Just moments after the opening tip, the Squaws pressed early and managed to force multiple turnovers. The Squaws built up a 27-5 lead over the Aggies after one quarter. Head Coach Darrell Andrus credited his team’s defensive play throughout the season. “They just get after […]

Squaws beat Lady Aggies, Aggies beat Indians in key district contests

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Last week on Tuesday the Jourdanton Indians hosted the Poteet Aggies for their first matchup in district play. First quarter action saw the Aggies struggling heavily to run their offense. Jourdanton brought the pressure early on in the game and the score was tied 16-16 at the end of the first quarter. The Indians continued to pressure Poteet in the […]

Pleasanton’s McAda named to Volleyball All-Star Team

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Volleyball season might have ended in November, but the accolades continue to roll in for Pleasanton’s Sadie McAda. McAda, a junior outside hitter, was chosen earlier this month as one of 24 players to take part in the Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) All-Star game. The All-Star game is scheduled to take place in Arlington in July. McAda will be […]

ANNUAL PROM DRESS RUGBY MATCH

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The Pleasanton Lady Eagles soccer team took a break from their pre-season practices last Monday night to play a game of rugby in “prom” dresses. The Lady Eagles first regular season game will be on January 3.

Christmas gifts that keep on giving the whole year…

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This Saturday is Christmas. I know it snuck up on me too. The way the stores were set up I thought they’d moved Christmas to October. Alas, it is still celebrated on Dec. 25. On my list of favorite holidays Christmas is definitely in the top four. There is so much to like: the music (some of it), the gift […]


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