The Uvalde Coyotes will begin a tough threegame road series of District 29-5A baseball games tomorrow night when they travel to Laredo to play the Martin Tigers. Action in the game is set to begin at 7 p.m. Last month, the Coyotes rallied from a 6-1 deficit to .record an 8-7 victory over the Martin Tigers.
Tut Wardlaw has tendered his resignation as boys head basketball coach at Uvalde High School. Wardlaw will accept a similar coaching position at Comfort High School. “This is one the hardest decisions that I have ever made,” said Coach Wardlaw. “This is an opportunity to take care of my family and one that I just can’t pass up. “I have enjoyed my three years here at Uvalde and I am proud of the job that our kids and my fellow coaches here have done in turning the program around,” said Wardlaw. “My goal is always to leave a program in better shape than what found it in. I feel at ease that I have done that here.
Tomorrow night, the Uvalde Lobos will play their biggest softball game of the season as they host the Southside Lady Cardinals in a District 29-5A rematch. The Lobos can clinch a .post-season playoff spot with a victory. For the Southside girls, the game tomorrow is a must-win game, because .a loss to the Lobos would eliminate the Lady Cardinals from post-season playoff contention.
The Uvalde Coyotes enjoyed their best team performance of the track-and-field season as they won top team honors and rolled up 163 points in the Ira T. Sansom Relays in Uvalde’s Honey Bowl last Wednesday. Coach Roger Treviño’s Coyotes won first place in five events.
Tuesday night at Marvin Kolinek Field, the Uvalde Coyotes will host the Southside Cardinals in a District 29-5A baseball rematch. Play will get underway at 7 p.m. Earlier this season, the Coyotes topped the Cardinals in a 5-2 thriller played at Southside High School.
Uvalde High School’s girls won top team honors in the Eagle Pass Winn Invitational track-and-field meet last Friday. Coach Libby Guzman’s Lobos racked up 120.5 points to finish nearly 20 points ahead of the runnerup Laredo Alexander Lady Bulldogs. Laredo United placed third with 95 points. Zeneta Salazar finished first in two individual events for the Lobos.
The Uvalde Lobos will host the Laredo Nixon Lady Mustangs in a District 29-5A softball rematch tomorrow night. Action at the Uvalde High School softball field is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Coach Arlynda Flores’ Lobos, 6-4 in district play and 11-12 for the season, will enter play tomorrow coming off of a big 2-1 victory over the Eagle Pass Winn Lady Mavericks Tuesday night.
The final pre-district track-and-field meet of the 2016 season for the Uvalde Lobos and Coyotes is scheduled for Wednesday in the Honey Bowl as the Ira Sansom Relays will be conducted. Field events will get underway at 4 p.m. The 3,200-meter run is set to start at 5 p.m., and the other running finals will begin at 6 p.m.
Tomorrow night at Eagle Pass, the Uvalde Coyotes will resume their District 29-5A baseball schedule when they take on the defending district champion Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks. Action in the game at the Eagle Pass ISD Student Activity Center baseball field will begin at 7 p.m.