The Uvalde Coyotes have an open date in their regular-season football schedule. The open date could not have come at a better time in the schedule for the Coyotes, who have used the week to recover physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually from a tough slate of pre-district football games.
The Uvalde Lobos will host the San Antonio Harlandale Indians in District 29-5A volleyball competition Tuesday night in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym. Varsity action will begin at 6:30 p.m., while the subvarsity matches are set to start at 5 p.m.
The Uvalde Coyotes treated fans who made the four-hour road trip to a football thriller on Saturday afternoon as they rallied to record a 32-27 victory over the Fort Stockton Panthers. Down 27-12 at one point, the Coyotes came back to score 20 unanswered points to win the game.
The Uvalde High School tennis team split a pair of dual-team matches played last weekend. On Sept. 9, the Coyotes and Lobos defeated the Killeen Kangaroos, 14-9, while the Uvaldeans lost a narrow 11-8 decision to the Laredo United Longhorns on Sept. 10. Against Killeen, the Lobos won five of their six singles matches and three doubles matches.
The Uvalde Coyotes were to play the Fort Stockton Panthers in football yesterday afternoon at Fort Stockton. Results from the game were not available at press time for this edition of the Leader-News. A complete game story and photos from the game will be in next Thursday’s edition of the Leader-News.
The Uvalde Lobos will host the Pearsall Lady Mavericks in volleyball competition tomorrow in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym. Varsity action is set to begin at 6 p.m., while the sub-varsity teams will do battle beginning at 5 p.m.
Following a busy August and early September schedule of volleyball competition, the Uvalde Lobos will have a night off from action Tuesday. They will be back in competition on Friday when they host the Pearsall Lady Mavericks.