Friday and Saturday, the Uvalde High School tennis team will be at Corpus Christi to compete in the Class 5A Area team tennis tournament. The Uvaldeans will face the Victoria West Warriors in their first Area tournament match set for 9 a.m. Friday at Calallen High School.
The Uvalde Lobos will host the Medina Valley Lady Panthers in District 29-5A volleyball competition Tuesday. Play in the varsity match will begin in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym at 6 p.m., while subvarsity matches will get under way at 5 p.m.
The Uvalde Coyotes got off to a strong start in the first half and they coasted the rest of the way to their sixth football victory of the season as they whipped the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks, 34-10, Friday night. Uvalde fans at Eagle Pass’ Cozel Foster-Veterans Memorial Stadium had something to cheer about early as return man Damien Mendoza returned the opening kickoff 87 yards for a Coyotes touchdown.
The Uvalde Lobos avenged an early-season loss, claimed sole possession of third place in the District 29-5A standings, and won their fifth consecutive volleyball match as they downed the Southside Lady Cardinals in a 26-24, 25-21, and 25-19 sweep Tuesday night. Playing before a large, loud crowd in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym, the Uvalde girls won an exciting first game.
The Uvalde Coyotes will travel to Eagle Pass tomorrow night to take on the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks in District 29-5A football competition. Kick-off time for the contest at Eagle Pass’ Cozel Foster Memorial Stadium is set for 7:30 p.m.
The Uvalde Lobos will be seeking to avenge an earlier-season loss Tuesday night as they host the Southside Lady Cardinals in a District 29-5A volleyball rematch. Varsity action will get underway at 6 p.m., while the two sub-varsity matches are set to begin at 5 p.m. Last month at Southside, the Lobos lost a 25-13, 25-20, and 25-21 decision to the Lady Cardinals.
Uvalde High School’s Coyotes and Lobos Classic cross-country meet is scheduled for Wednesday at the UHS practice complex. Action in the running meet will get underway at 4:45 p.m. with the seventhgrade girls and boys running in the first race of the afternoon.
The Uvalde Coyotes stayed on the bulls for way more than eight seconds. Their ride did not end until they had recorded a 41-21 football victory over the Laredo Cigarroa Toros Friday night at Laredo’s Shirley Field.
Two teams that won their respective District 29-5A football openers last Friday will do battle tomorrow at Laredo as the Uvalde Coyotes go up against the Laredo Cigarroa Toros. Kick-off time for the game at Shirley Field is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
The Uvalde Lobos recorded one their biggest wins of the season Tuesday night as they knocked off the previously unbeaten Somerset Lady Bulldogs in District 29-5A volleyball competition. Playing before a big crowd in the Uvalde High School Gym, the Lobos got off to a good start with a 25-14 win in the first game.