The Uvalde Lobos racked up a three-game sweep as they downed the San Antonio Kennedy Rockets, 25-8, 25-19, and 25-17, in volleyball Tuesday night in the Uvalde High School Gym. In game one, they broke an early tie as they went on a 10-1 scoring run to take a 12-3 advantage.
Uvalde’s Coyotes enjoyed one howl of a good night in their season opener Friday as they defeated the McCollum Cowboys, 27-8, in San Antonio’s Harlandale Memorial Stadium. Coach Gary Griffin’s Coyotes performed well on offense, defense, and special-team play to notch a victory in their first football game of the year.
The Uvalde Lobos will celebrate Parents’ Night as they host the San Antonio Kennedy Rockets in volleyball competition in the Uvalde High School Gym. Action in the varsity game is set to get under way at 6:15 p.m. Prior to the start of the contest, the parents of UHS varsity players will be honored during a special ceremony.
The Uvalde Coyotes will kick off their 2014 football season tomorrow when they take on the McCollum Cowboys in the season opener. Kick-off time for the game at San Antonio’s Harlandale Memorial Stadium is set for 7:30 p.m. “We’re excited to finally play that first game,” said Uvalde High School head football coach Gary Griffin.
The Uvalde Lobos lost a 25-12, 25-22, and 25-22 decision to the Fredericksburg Lady Billies in volleyball play Tuesday in the Uvalde High School Gym. This weekend, the Lobos will travel to Smithson Valley High School for tournament competition. In action Tuesday, Sydney Mueller, Payton Redfearn and Ale Garza led the Lobos in kills with seven kills, five kills and four kills.
The first week of the 2014 Texas high school football regular season is finally here. Tomorrow afternoon, the Uvalde Coyotes will begin to prepare for their first opponent of the year. The Uvaldeans will travel to San Antonio on Friday to play the McCollum Cowboys.
One of the new faces in the Uvalde High School athletic department this school year is not a coach. Sarah Contreras is the new UHS athletic department secretary. Contreras has been hired to fill the position left vacant by longtime UHS athletic secretary Jill Stoy, who retired from the position last spring.
The Uvalde Coyotes will make their first appearance of the 2014 football season in the Honey Bowl tomorrow night when they host the Crystal City Javelinas for a scrimmage. Varsity action between the Coyotes and the Javelinas is scheduled to get underway at 7 p.m. and that action will be preceded by sub-varsity scrimmage competition at 6 p.m.
The Uvalde High School tennis team will host a pair of dual-team tennis matches at the UHS Tennis Center on Saturday. Beginning at 9 a.m., the Uvaldeans will take on San Antonio Jefferson. They will go up against Laredo United South in competition starting at 1:30 p.m.
Uvaldean Drew Kirkpatrick has been selected to play in the Blue-Grey All-America Bowl football game scheduled for Dec. 14 at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium. Kirkpatrick recently was informed that he has been selected to participate in the game.