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.
The Uvalde Lobos will make their final softball road trip to Laredo for this season tomorrow for a game against the Laredo Cigarroa Lady Toros. Action will get underway at 7 p.m. The game between the Lobos and Cigarroa will be a key district matchup as the two teams are locked in a three-way battle with Southside for fourth place in the District 29-5A softball standings.
The Uvalde Coyotes upped their District 29-5A baseball record to 5-0 Thursday as they recorded a 9-0 shutout over the Laredo Nixon Mustangs at Marvin Kolinek Field. They scored five runs in the first inning and cruised to victory behind the four-hit pitching performance of Elias Garza, who walked one batter, hit one batter, and struck out six batters.
The Uvalde Lobos lost a narrow 4-3 decision to the Gregory-Portland Lady Wildcats Thursday evening at the Uvalde High School soccer field. G-P scored two goals in the first half and then held off a late surge by the Uvalde girls to win the Bi-District playoff game.
The Uvalde Lobos will host the Gregory-Portland Lady Wildcats in Bi-District soccer competition tonight. Kick-off time for this match has been moved up from the original time of 6 p.m. to 5 p.m. The time was changed to accommodate game referees for the match.