Three time National Football League Pro Bowl wide receiver Drew Pearson will be the featured speaker for the 2015 Uvalde High School Sports Banquet scheduled May 26 at the Uvalde County Events Center at the Fairplex.
Corpus Christi Moody’s Lady Trojans were fundamentally better than the Uvalde Lobos in the twogame bi-district baseball series last weekend. Moody did a superior job of hitting, throwing, and catching the softball. The end result was a 12-0, 11-0 sweep of the Class 5A bi-district series by the Lady Trojans. “Moody is a good ball club. Their girls know and understand the game,” said Uvalde High School head softball coach Arlynda Flores. “The Moody series was not the best way to end a building season. It was evident that we did not perform to our abilities
At San Antonio tomorrow night, the Uvalde Coyotes will take on the District 30-5A runner-up Gregory-Portland Wildcats in a single-game playoff for bi-district baseballhonors. Competition at SouthSan High School’s Burrows- Gustafson Field will start at 7:30 p.m. Directions to South San’s Burrows-GustafsonField:
Clayton King became the first Uvalde High School golfer in 17 years to play in the state golf tournament recently as he took part in the Class 5A tournament at Bastrop’s Wolfdancer Golf Course. King, a 16-year-old UHS
Friday night at Castroville, the Uvalde Coyotes entered baseball play against the Medina Valley Panthers needing a victory to clinch third place in the District 29-5A standings. Results from the Uvalde- Medina Valley game will be
Five members of the Uvalde Lobos track-andfield team will be in San Antonio tomorrow and Saturday to compete in the Class 5A Region IV meet. Gabby Gonzales, Mabel Fowler, Sarah Ramos, Mandy Garza, and Payton Redfearn were among the top finishers in the District29-5A/District 30-5A Area meet conducted last Saturday at Alice. The Lobos totaled 57 points to place fifth. “Our kids did an amazing job. The majority of our athletes ran their fastest times of of the season,” said Uvalde High School head track coach Tammy Coggins. “Our girls went out there and did exactly what I asked them to do, which was to give it all they had.” Flour Bluff won the meet with 124 points, followed by:
Six members of the Uvalde Coyotes trackand- field team will be in San Antonio tomorrow and Saturday to vie in the Class 5A Region IV trackand- field meet. Drew Kirkpatrick, Jerry Almaraz, Rhea Guidry, Manuel De La Garza, McCrae Rutledge, andDamien Mendoza will represent Uvalde High School in the regional meet. The six UHS athletes qualified for the regional meet based on their performance at the District 29-5A/District 30-5A Area meet last Saturday at Alice. As a team, the Coyotes posted 54 points to finish third in the boys team standings of the Areameet.
Nico Santos took up Monday afternoon right where he left off last Friday night. The end result was a big 7-4 district baseball victory by the Uvalde Coyotes over the Laredo Nixon Mustangs. Down 3-0, the Coyotes cut the Nixon lead to one run when Santos ripped a two-run double to deep left centerfield with one out in Uvalde's part of first inningFriday night. At that point, the game was halted by the umpires because of lightning from thunderstorms in the area. Following an hour-long delay, the umpires suspended play for the remainder of the evening because of wet grounds at Marvin Kolinek Field.