Uvalde High School’s Mabel Fowler placed in three events in 2015 South Zone IISCA Championship swimming competition last weekend at San Antonio’s Josh Davis Natatorium. Fowler placed second in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 200-yard backstroke, while she took fifth place in the 200-yard individual medley.
The Uvalde Coyotes will be at home for a pair of high school basketball games this week. Tuesday night, the Coyotes will host the Crystal City Javelinas in Harvey Kinchlow Gym. On Friday night, the Coyotes will be back in Kinchlow Gym to host the Hondo Owls.
Following weekend action in the Hondo Tournament, the Uvalde Lobos will be back on the road Tuesday when they travel to Carrizo Springs to play the Lady Wildcats. Tip-off time for the Uvalde-Carrizo Springs varsity game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday night, the Uvalde Coyotes will host the Bandera Bulldogs in basketball competition. Tip-off time for the varsity game is set for 7 p.m. in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym. That game will be preceded by a 5:30 p.m. junior varsity contest.
The Uvalde Lobos trailed throughout the majority of their basketball game Tuesday night, but they refused to lose. Down by as many as nine points in the fourth period, the Lobos battled back to take the Jourdanton Squaws to overtime before recording a 51-47 victory.
Brooks Raley will return to Korea for a second baseball season with the Lotte Giants of the Korean Baseball League.
Raley just completed his initial year in the Republic of South Korea after several seasons in the USA minor and major leagues. He is a former sixth-round draft selection of the Chicago Cubs in 2009 and made his major league debut with the parent team on Aug. 7, 2012.
Claimed off wavier by the Minnesota Twins from the Cubs in February of 2014, Raley had a short stay with the Twins organization . Three months later, on May 8, the Angels selected the 6-3, 200-pound lefthander. It was after the 2014 season that Raley elected to sign a contract with the Lotte Giants, a professional KBO team based in Busan, Korea.
The Uvalde Lobos will be seeking to break a six-game losing streak Tuesday night when they host the Jourdanton Squaws in basketball competition. Tip-off time for the varsity game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. in Uvalde High School’s Kinchlow Gym.