Two Victorians take on Boston Marathon year after terrorist attacks

    Dorothy Rusch ran in three straight Boston Marathons, a streak that began in 2010.

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    Wharton player wins girls regional tennis title

    CORPUS CHRISTI - Wharton's Holli Reynolds won the Region IV-3A girls singles title Thursday at the H-E-B Tennis Center.


    Shining Stars bring home impressive medal haul

    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.

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    Young golfer hits hole-in-one at VCC

    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.

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    LSU-Alexandria finishes off sweep of Jaguars

    UHV recognized its seven seniors between games of Saturday's doubleheader.

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    Shiner's Cerny named Texas 1A Coach of the Year

    Shiner coach Steven Cerny and his staff knew the Comanches needed to make some changes after losing to Ganado.

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    Goliad senior headed back to state

    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.

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    Outfielder returns from concussion as Jaguars fall to Generals (w/video)

    Ryan Pearsall remembers leading off second base and seeing the St. Edward's pitcher turn around and throw to the bag.

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    Cuero, Yoakum girls headed to state

    Two schools from District 26-3A are bound for the upcoming UIL state golf tournament.


    District 27/28-2A Area Meet

    POTH - Following are results from Wednesday's District 27/28-2A area meet.


    West finishes season with loss at home

    Senior Bryeton Canchola nearly quit playing baseball after his junior season.

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    Titans' offense shut down in loss to Calallen

    CORPUS CHRISTI - Victoria East pitcher Kyle Craft viewed Ryan Williams' misfortune as an opportunity.

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    District 29/30 Area track and field meet results

    PORTLAND - The following are results from Wednesday's District 29/30-4A area track and field meet:


    Master Naturalists: Walking fish a missing link

    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. Golf Tournament results

    19th Annual South Texas Electric Coop.


    Jaguars complete sweep of Wiley College; LSU-A series next

    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.


    Schulenburg AD/head football coach to retire

    Tommy Bludau has been a head football coach for 35 years. But the 2013 season could be his last.


    District 30-4A Baseball Standings

    District 30-4A


    West boys finish first in area meet

    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.


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