Most people living in Texas for 12 months or longer know that whooping cranes winter here along our middle coast. These rare, endangered and magnificent birds have received enough publicity that even newcomers might know about them. They are a national treasure, to be sure.
This week, I visited with Terry Koehler, the chairman and director of innovation for Edison Golf Technologies, who just happens to live in Victoria. Some of you golfers know Terry, a native of Cuero, from his long history of club design with several high-profile companies. Terry has been in …
Joey Matson set the weekly bar for local bowlers during the Monday Mixed League with a 26-strike performance with only one split open in the three-game set.
SAN ANTONIO – After losing the first set to Goliad in the Region IV-3A final, Kylan Griffith and Industrial needed to regroup.
The Victoria East boys golf team came in fourth place as a team at the Veterans Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday. the Titans finished with a team score of 714 to come in fourth out of 11 teams.
HALLETTSVILLE — Sacred Heart rushed for 369 yards on 60 attempts in dispatching Dallas First Baptist Academy 47-20 in a TAPPS Division IV bi-district game at Brahma Memorial Stadium Friday night.
SAN ANTONIO – Goliad defeated Schulenburg in five sets and Industrial took care of Corpus Christi London to advance to the Region IV-3A final at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the San Antonio Blossom Center.
SAN ANTONIO — It was 10 years in the making, but the St. Joseph Flyers once again know what it’s like to win a playoff game. The drought ended Friday night at Harlandale Memorial Stadium when the Flyers mounted a late fourth-quarter comeback to defeat San Antonio Holy Cross (6-4) 24-21.
EL CAMPO – Hallettsville’s Jonathon Brooks has waited for a chance to shine on the postseason stage ever since the Brahmas failed to qualify for the playoffs his sophomore season.
The St Joseph Flyers (6-3, 3-2) will compete tonight for the second straight year in the TAPPS Division II Area round of the playoffs. They will be looking for their first playoff win since 2009 when the square off against San Antonio Holy Cross (6-3, 3-0).
HALLETTSVILLE — Ask anyone who’s been around Kenzi Lange and Ryan Targac and they’ll likely tell you their character goes well beyond the realm of sports.
UHV softball coach Lindsey Ortiz today announced the signing of Katy High School senior Dominique Crespo to a letter of intent to play softball beginning with the 2021 season.
PALACIOS – Palacios coach Chad Graves visited with principal Stephanie Garcia after the Sharks had defeated Hitchcock to clinch second place in District 14-3A, Division I.
I heard Robert Perez, TPWD’s program leader for upland game birds, speak last week on quail. Actually, it is more accurate to say he spoke on quails – plural – meaning all four species on Texas
Victoria West is ranked No. 9 in this weeks TGCA Volleyball poll. The Warriors moved up one spot after defeating Calallen and and Sharyland Pioneer in the playoffs last week.
TEXARKANA – Eight members of the University of Houston-Victoria men’s soccer team were named to the Red River Athletic Conference all-conference team, with junior Oliver Nugent named the RRAC Newcomer of the Year.
Tickets for Victoria West’s bi-district playoff game against La Joya Palmview at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Memorial Stadium will be on sale Tuesday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the VISD athletic office located at 3001 Miori Lane.
Kenny Schupbach and Nick Picard were on fire during the last Monday Mixed League session, to be the front-runners in a tremendous scoring week by the bowlers.
TEXARKANA – Scoring two second-half goals, the last coming with more than two minutes to play, the UHV men’s soccer team captured the 2019 Red River Athletic Conference Championship with a 3-2 win over the 20th-ranked LSU-Shreveport Pilots.
ROUND ROCK — The Yoakum girls finished second, and runners from Goliad, Industrial and Calhoun earned medals at the UIL State Cross Championships on Saturday at Old Settlers Park.