The Uvalde Lobos will make their longest road trip of the District 29-5A volleyball season Tuesday when they travel to Floresville to take on the Floresville Jaguars. Varsity match competition will get underway at 6:30 p.m., while the two sub-varsity matches are set to begin at 5 p.m.
District 29-5A football competition gets underway this week. All six high schools will play their district opener next Friday night. The Uvalde Coyotes (4-1) will open district play in the Honey Bowl as they host the Southside Cardinals (3-2).
The Uvalde Lobos will make their first District 29-5A volleyball road trip of the season tomorrow when they travel to Eagle Pass to battle the Winn Lady Mavericks. Varsity action is set to begin at 6:30 p.m., while the sub-varsity matches will get underway at 5 p.m.
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.