Victoria Southwest a Little League team with big heart

    As one of eight teams left in Texas in their Little League division, the Victoria Southwest 11- and 12-year-old All-Stars have a historical weekend in the making.

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    10 Victoria Nitrous tracksters qualify for AAU Junior Olympics

    Remi Parker runs because she doesn't have to think about anything else.

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    Yoakum all-stars headed to state tournament

    The Yoakum Junior League Baseball All-Stars will be headed to the 2014 Junior League Baseball Texas East State Tournament in Tyler this weekend with the chance to earn a berth to the Little League World Series.

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    Stock car races heat up Goliad (w/video)

    GOLIAD - Ever take in the smell of brake dust and burning rubber?

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    UHV specialist chosen as SID of Year

    Paul Ebner, UHV's sports information specialist, has been selected as the inaugural Association of Independent Institutions Conference Sports Information Director of the Year for 2013-14.

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    Yoakum grad signs with VC basketball team

    Yoakum graduate Joe Mireles committed to play basketball for Victoria College for the 2014-15 season. In his senior season, Mireles averaged 13.8 points, three assists and three rebounds per game. While in high school, Mireles shot more than 250 three-pointers. Pictured, from left: Yoakum Athletic Cirector Brent Kornegay, his mother, Sandra Mireles, and the Yoakum boys basketball coach and his father, Joe Mireles.

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    Generals win despite loss (w/vid, gallery)

    There was nothing but good news at Riverside Stadium on Tuesday night.

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    UHV softball earns academic honors

    The University of Houston-Victoria softball team was recognized as a National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Scholar Team on Tuesday.


    Crossroads Kings win first place at Round Rock tourney

    The Crossroads Kings attended the 2014 National Tournament in Round Rock and brought home the first-place trophy. The parents would like to say congratulations on the hard work. From left, bottom row: Khaliyl Barnes and Devin Salazar; middle row: Jaren Wilson, Rocky Morris, Quincy Johnson, J'Den Miller, Andrew Alexander, Cade Carter and KeAon Griffin; back row: Coach Quincy Johnson, Austin Hale, Trelin Harper, D'Ary Patton and Coach Deidrick Miller. Not pictured: Jordan Fillmore.

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    Victoria Southwest head to state tourney after Section IV win

    After facing Lamar National three times already in four days, Victoria Southwest was ready to take the top spot at the Section IV All-Star tournament when they played again Tuesday at the Victoria Youth Sports Complex.

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    VISD tennis camp serves up skills for youngsters

    Kids learn tennis basics at the Stroman Middle School tennis courts.

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    Victoria Southwest has another chance at state berth

    After defeating Lamar National 2-1 for the second time Monday, Victoria Southwest has one more opportunity to win the Section IV All-Star tournament and also a state championship berth.

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    Jaguar receives award for stolen bases

    UHV softball player Rachel Laird was chosen as one of 10 student-athletes for the National Fastpitch Coaches Association 2014 Golden Shoe award.

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    Generals take down Cane Cutters 7-1

    After going scoreless in the first two innings, the Victoria Generals jumped ahead by five runs Sunday against the Acadiana Cane Cutters.


    Little Leaguers to play for championship berth

    Victoria Southwest All-Star 12-year-olds are playing for all the marbles Monday night.


    Victoria Southwest 12-year-olds to play for state championship berth Monday

    Victoria Southwest All-Star 12-year-olds are playing for all the marbles Monday night.

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    Germany wins terrifically entertaining World Cup

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Germany won the World Cup. Host Brazil won a world of new friends.

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    AP sources: Rockets sending Jeremy Lin to Lakers

    Jeremy Lin is still on his way to the Los Angeles Lakers, even after the Houston Rockets failed to land coveted forward Chris Bosh in free agency.

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    Generals fall to Cane Cutters 5-2

    The Victoria Generals (27-10) had its five-game win streak broken Saturday night in a 5-2 loss to the Acadiana Cane Cutters.


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