Dorothy Rusch ran in three straight Boston Marathons, a streak that began in 2010.
CORPUS CHRISTI - Wharton's Holli Reynolds won the Region IV-3A girls singles title Thursday at the H-E-B Tennis Center.
The Victoria Shining Stars Special Olympics track and field team competed in the Special Olympics Texas Area 2 Spring Games at Cabaniss Field in Corpus Christi on April 5. The team came home with 14 gold, 11 silver and eight bronze medals. The also received eight fourth-place, four fifth-place, one sixth-place and one participation ribbons.The team also brought an impressive amount of hardware at the Dewitt-Lavaca Spring Meet at Yoakum's Bulldog Stadium. They won 23 gold, 17 silver and seven bronze medals. Team members are Kelly Banach, David Chen-Yuan, Luis Coto, Merideth Evans, Richard Evans, Kristen Fowler, Tina Fox, Wesley Gates, Jonathan Green, Steven Kleincke, Johnny Kozok, Hannah Lee, Ana Lopez, Beatrice Lopez, Richard Morales, Sarah Nicholson, Melanie Pope, Jeremy Rendon, Ross Steele, Laverne Turner, Nathan Ulcak and Billy Wilson.
Nck Cantwell hit a hole in one during his first Friday round of golf with his dad, Breene Cantwell, and other club members. Nick hit his show on the 12th hole from 127-yards out while using an 8-iron. Witnesses to Nick's shot were Breence Cantwell, Barry Hartman, Heber Lacerda and Steve Meacham. Breene Cantwell is the general manager/director of golf at Victoria Country Club.
UHV recognized its seven seniors between games of Saturday's doubleheader.
Shiner coach Steven Cerny and his staff knew the Comanches needed to make some changes after losing to Ganado.
Goliad senior William "Ryder" Billo is headed back to the Class 2A state tennis tournament after winning the Region IV-2A boy's singles championship for the second straight year.
Ryan Pearsall remembers leading off second base and seeing the St. Edward's pitcher turn around and throw to the bag.
Two schools from District 26-3A are bound for the upcoming UIL state golf tournament.
POTH - Following are results from Wednesday's District 27/28-2A area meet.
Senior Bryeton Canchola nearly quit playing baseball after his junior season.
CORPUS CHRISTI - Victoria East pitcher Kyle Craft viewed Ryan Williams' misfortune as an opportunity.
PORTLAND - The following are results from Wednesday's District 29/30-4A area track and field meet:
We're in California visiting the new granddaughter. Walking with Gracie the dog, we spotted a dead bird. Ants had worked it over; it was mostly feathers and bones, including one wing. Looking at the wing, Paul started mulling over things he knew about wings. There was a shoulder, then one bone connected to two bones and then a couple of bones that sort of looked like fingers.
19th Annual South Texas Electric Coop.
Orlando Quiroga pitched into the ninth inning to lead UHV to a 3-0 win over Wiley College on Wednesday at Riverside Stadium and then scored three runs in the sixth and eighth innings of Thursday's 8-2 win.
Tommy Bludau has been a head football coach for 35 years. But the 2013 season could be his last.
PORTLAND - The Victoria West boy's track and field team took first place in the District 29/30 4A area meet Wednesday with a score of 99 points.