Area Sports

Mine, mine, mine!

Pearsall cager Linda Vasquez drops to the floor to battle a pair of Crystal City defenders for a loose ball during the Lady Mavs’ 46-32 District 30-4A contest last Friday, January 8. The Lady Mavs lost their first two league outings to drop to 0-2 in the standings. The team was also notified that a…

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Dog-gone good

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Mavs rally in second half to top Bulldogs in non-district hoops outing. Pearsall outscored Bandera in three of the four quarters en route to a 66-59 non-district win in basketball action last Friday, January 8. The Mavericks led 14-10 in the first period but Bandera surged in the second, outscoring Pearsall 17-12…

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Return to action

Pearsall’s Mavericks and Lady Mavs basketball teams are slated to return to action this week as the girls will open district play at home against Crystal City Friday night while the boys are tentatively slated to host Bandera on Saturday. (CURRENT photo: Manuel Azocar III)

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Lady Mavs place five on all-district VB team; eight on academic squad

Lady Mavs place five on all-district VB team; eight on academic squad Pearsall placed five athletes on the District 30-4A all-district volleyball squad which is released upon the completion of each of the four playoff representatives’ season. Hondo and Crystal City both advanced to the second round of the playoffs while Pearsall fell at bi-district…

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Growing pains

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Pearsall girls take on Class 5A competition, drop three in non-district action. Pearsall continued its torrid schedule last week, playing three games in five days against larger Class 5A schools and dropped all three although they rallied in the final minutes of a four-point loss to San Antonio Southwest Saturday afternoon. The…

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Cotulla gridders earn all-district nods

ALL-DISTRICT FOOTBALL Eleven Cowboys were named to the District 14-3A Division II all-district football team following the playoff exit of each of the league’s playoff representatives. Jourdanton was eliminated from postseason play in the regional semifinal round, as the Indians lost a 31-14 decision to Llano. The Cowboys had four players named to the all-district…

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Wolves name 14 to all-district squad

ALL-DISTRICT FOOTBALL Dilley had 14 players named to the District 15-3A, Division II football team following the playoff exit of the league’s four postseason representatives. Three of the four representatives from 15-3A, DII won playoff games and were area qualifiers. Of the Wolves’ 14 all-district selections, two were named to the all-district first team and…

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