Sports

Mon
18
Jul

Simpson joins Howard Payne

By Robert Proctor

Audrey Simpson, a 2015 graduate of Cuero High School, is returning to Texas to continue her college softball career. Following a year at Murray State College in Tishomingo, Oklahoma, Simpson has joined the Howard Payne Lady Jackets of Brownwood. Being that Murray State is a junior college, Simpson had started looking this past spring for potential schools to transfer to after her sophomore season. It turned out that Howard Payne is in need of pitching and also has a business program, which Simpson found to her liking.  

 

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Mon
18
Jul

Cuero Jr. Olympic qualifiers

Six Cuero Select Track athletes have qualified for the Junior Olympics, which will be held July 29-Aug. 6 at Turner Stadium in Humble, Texas. Qualifiers include AKeem Herron (high jump), Ricquel Joubert (400), Cavan Smith (100, 4x100 relay), Javon Williams (long jump, high jump, 4x100 relay), Qyion Williams (4x100 relay) and Da’Shaun Winters (4x100 relay). The team is coached by Dawn and Monte Green.  

 

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Mon
11
Jul

Bennett throws perfect game

Dogs Baseball 16 and under played in two tournaments this summer. Their first tournament was in San Marcos at Texas State University, where they had a record of one-win, two-losses and one-tie. Their second tourney was played in Austin at Concordia University, and they went 5-0 playing a perfect game on Saturday, July 2. Their pitcher for the perfect game was Dustin Bennett (middle), and the rock solid defense behind him was, from left Mason Zaruba - Yoakum, Jeremiah Diaz-Cuero, Scott Zaruba (coach), Hunter Kloesel - Shiner, Michael Williams (coach), Trevor Fikac - Yoakum, Tyler Williams - Yoakum, Payton Walk - Cuero, Raymond Edison (coach), Nate Edison - Goliad and Denver Evans - Yoakum. Other players on the team not pictured are Dustin Petras - Shiner, Hunter Kvinta - Yoakum, Jerod Moeller - Shiner and Tyler Mikes - Shiner.  

 

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Mon
11
Jul

More than football

By Robert Proctor

Wimbledon, Euro Cup, Summer Olympics and everything in-between: they may only be a filler, as many await the much-anticipated start to the ensuing football season. For some though, the lawn at the All-England Tennis Club brings excitement; European football, or soccer as we refer to it in America, is much more than kicking a ball into a net and the Summer Olympics only come along once every four years, so you should soak in each event. 

 

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Mon
11
Jul

Gobbler football season preview

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football pegs the Gobblers to once again reach the state semifinals and face West Orange-Stark. Following are the capsules which appeared in the Texas Football Magazine for District 15-4A DII: Aransas Pass Panthers - Coach: Ryan Knostman. Lettermen R/L: 30/20. Starters returning O/D: 6/6. 2015: 8-4 3A DI area finalist/5-0 district. Players to watch: QB D.J. Roberson, RB Tim Weekley, RB/DB Gilbert Arismendez, DT Jordan Lancaster, OLB Banya Owen. 

 

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Mon
04
Jul

Wilson making third appearance at AAU National Junior Olympics

BY TIM O’MALLEY

Nordheim’s DanielleWilson will advance to theAAU National Junior Olympics again this year hosted at Humble Stadium in Humble on July 27 throughAug. 6. Wilson’s journey started at district qualifiers held in Rutledge Stadium in Converse on June 24-25. She placed first in the discus with a throw of 74 feet and fourth in shot put with a throw of 24 feet-7 inches. Wilson had an off day at the regional meet on June 29 through July 2 at Rutledge Stadium scratching twice in discus but still advanced with a throw of 63 feet-7 inches placing fourth. The competition was tougher in the shot.

 

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Mon
04
Jul

Koricanek finishes 3rd in South Texas Junior PGA Tournament

Wyatt Koricanek, senior atYorktown High School recently competed in a two day golf tournament held at the The Club at Comanche Trace in Kerrville June 27-28. Koricanek placed third in the tournament with a two day total of 147 (three over par). Wyatt is also a member of theAmerican Junior GolfAssociation and was invited to compete in the UnderArmour/Jordan Spieth Championship Qualifier on July 3 held at Flintrock Falls inAustin. The championship will be held July 5-8. 

 

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Mon
27
Jun

Cuero 7-on-7

Cuero High School hosted a 7-on-7 State Qualifying Tournament on Friday, June 24 at Gobbler Stadium. Teams attending included Bloomington, Goliad, Hallettsville, Marion, Falls City, George West, El Campo and Cuero. 

 

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Tue
21
Jun

C of C 4-person scramble golf tourny close by three strokes

Yorktown Chamber of Commerce had their 4th annual four-person scramble golf tournament on June 18 at the Yorktown Country Club. The tournament had 22 teams this year. Eight teams teed off at 8 a.m. and 14 teams at 1 p.m. Course contest winners were: Closest to the pin-Ricky Hilbrich. Straightest drive for the men was Jake Hughes and for the women was LaFran Budge. Rolando Hernandez won the longest drive for the men and Michele War was for the women.

 

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Mon
20
Jun

Cuero Select Track Club

The Cuero Select Track Club competed in several track meets over the weekend. On Thursday, June 16, they competed in the Gonzales Summer Track and Field Meet. 

Following are the results: Miley Franke- long jump, 3rd, 7’6”. Haley Franke- long jump, 3rd, 10’9”. Karli Franke- long jump, 5th, 7’9”. DaShawn Winters- long jump, 1st, 13’9”. Jacob Franke- long jump, 3rd, 10’10”. Amaryon Greenwood- shot put, 7th, 16’11”.

Haley Franke- 1st, 100 low hurdles. T’Auna Herron- 1st, 100 low hurdles, 100, 200, 200 low hurdles. Karlie Franke- 4th, 100, 1st, 200 low hurdles, 3rd, 200. Isia Herron- 1st, 100. Miley Franke- 1st, 100, 2nd, 200 low hurdles, 3rd, 200. DaShaun Winters- 1st, 100, 100 low hurdles. Jacob Franke- 4th, 100, 2nd, 200 low hurdles, 4th, 200. Amaryon Greenwood- 3rd, 100.

On Saturday, June 18, they also competed in the South Texas AAU Summer Track Texas Open Meet at Converse Judson in San Antonio.

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