Sports

Tue
12
Mar

YHS track team participates in Refugio meet

 

Yorktown had three students go to the Refugio track meet on March 7 and made their mark for personal best and for the new school record.
Derek Franke competed in the shot put and discus throw. Franke was a little shy in his shot put throw from his last meet by 4’4 but still manage to take third with a throw of 40’8. However, he made history in the discus as he broke the school record breaking Larry Vasbinder’s with a 143’7.
Tue
12
Mar

Wildcats lose Kenedy game

 

The Wildcats baseball team faced Kenedy away on March 5 for a loss of 19-3.
“Kenedy is the best team we have seen so far. I would even go on a limb to say I will be surprised if you do not see them in the state tournament this year,” said Coach Justin Havard. “Kenedy is well coached and fundamentally sound.”
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Tue
12
Mar

Kitty Kats looking for the win

 

The Kitty Kat softball team came up on the short side of the scoreboard against Three Rivers on the night of March 4 away by an 8 to 1 count.  
Caitlin Seifert and Morgan Campos each had two hits for the Kats, while Lacee Guerrero and Shelby Franke added one hit each.
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Tue
12
Mar

Franke advances to state in powerlifting

 

Derek Franke traveled to Bishop to compete at the boy’s region 5 district 3 championship meet on March 9 and qualified to advance to state competition.
At the regional meet Franke benched 360 lbs., squatted 525 lbs., and dead lift 520 lbs for a total weight of 1,405 lbs. placing him fourth in his 198 lb. weight division.
Read more in this week's edition of the News-View.
Tue
12
Mar

Golf teams play in Wimberley

 

The Cuero Gobblers and Lady Gobblers played at the Quick Sand Country Club in the Wimberley Tournament March 5 and 6. 
According to Coach Colin Toot it was their worst outing this year as they struggled both days with the cold and windy weather and tight fairways.
Read more in this week's edition of the Record.
Tue
12
Mar

Lady Gobblers beat Shiner, Ganado teams

 

On March 7 the Lady Gobblers played their first tournament game against Halletsville for the Halletsville Tournament. The Lady Gobblers took their first lost in five innings, 4-2.
In their second tournament game later that day they played against Shiner. Shiner felt their wrath as the Lady Gobblers won 6-3.
Read more in this week's edition of the Record.
Tue
12
Mar

Gobblers participate in Victoria tournament

 

On March 7-9 the Gobblers played at Victoria Riverside for the Victoria Tournament.
The Gobblers went 2-2 overall in the tournament games against some tough 4A and 5A schools as they prepare for their district games beginning March 16 against Giddings away.
Read more in this week's edition of the Record.
Tue
12
Mar

3 Gobblers named to all district basketball team

 

Three Gobblers from Cuero High School were named to the 26 3A All-District basketball team. Sophomore D’Andre Gallagher was named newcomer. Senior Austin Means was named to the first team and senior Caleb Harvey was named to the second team.
Read more in this week's edition of the Record.
Tue
05
Mar

Wildcats fall at home, 20-2

 

The Yorktown Wildcats had their first baseball game at home on Feb. 26 against the Falls City Beavers. After two long innings in the third and fourth, Yorktown lost 20-2.
At the top of the third inning the Beavers were ahead 1-0. Senior, Lane Strieber was pitching and had the Beavers with two outs. With two men on base the Beavers hit a grounder to the third baseman. His glove was high on the grounder and two runs were scored. The Beavers extended their lead 3-1. The next batter would hit a grounder to first base for an error causing another run to score making it 4-1. 
Read more in this week's edition of the News-View.
Tue
05
Mar

Kitty Kats remain steady

 

In spite of the losses, the Kitty Kats softball team remain competive and hopeful after playing three rounds at the Stockdale Tournament on Feb 28 and March 2. Yorktown went 1-2 taking fourth place. The results were as follows:
Kitty Kats 2, Stockdale 1
Kitty Kats 2, Jourdanton 3
Kitty Kats 3, Charlotte 5
Sam Niemeier was named to the All-Tournament team.
Read more in this week's edition of the News-View.

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