Nine University of Houston-Victoria soccer players have been chosen for the 2013 Association of Independent Institutions All-Conference soccer teams.
The UHV women's soccer team wore pink to support breast cancer awareness in a 2-1 loss to the Texas Lutheran Lady Bulldogs.
Refugio coach Jason Herring affectionately referred to Jhostan Padron as "Righty" when he was a kicker on his team a few years ago.
Victoria West's Hector Mendoza was selected as the unanimous offensive player of the year of out District 59-4A, headlining this year's boys soccer all-district team.
Rachel Mansker was selected as the Most Valuable Player in girls soccer for District 59-4A and was joined by Kendyl Charbula as Defensive Player of the Year and five other teammates on the All-District 59-4A team.
Winning isn't everything.
CORPUS CHRISTI - Given a second shot at Alamo Heights on a much bigger stage, Victoria East saw a very similar result at Cabaniss Field.
KINGSVILLE - English is indeed one of Morgan Wyatt's favorite subjects.
It's so simple, it's almost a cliche.
After eliminating Flour Bluff on Thursday night in Corpus Christi, the Victoria East girls soccer squad will face Mercedes on Tuesday at 7 p.m in the Class 4A Regional Quarterfinal.
SEGUIN - One team had 20 wins. The other had four losses. At the end of the night, that fact applied for both teams, and it meant Victoria West's dream season ended in the Class 4A sectional playoffs.
The primary objectives for the season have been accomplished. But, the players for the Victoria West soccer team are gluttonous.
CORPUS CHRISTI - The seconds could not dwindle fast enough.
Victoria East and Flour Bluff may be mirror images of each other on the soccer field. The teams are similar, their styles of play are compatible and both squads are aware of the other's personnel.
Stoked. Psyched. Excited.