Sports

Tue
29
Jul

Girls Allstar softball team finishes season

 

Tue
22
Jul

Cuero team places 8th in state championship

 

Cuero sent 12 strong, young men to Abilene on July 12 to compete for the State Championship Lineman Challenge in Division II.
 
The team decided amongst themselves who participated in each of the nine events. Each participated equally in the five-man event. In the power drive event they placed first. Overall, Cuero placed 8th out of 13 teams.
 
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Tue
22
Jul

Kitty Kats participate in Volleyball Camp

Kitty Kat Volleyball Camp was held earlier this summer at the Yorktown gym. Forty-two 3rd-12th graders participated in the camp. Leander High School head volleyball coach Ashley Atkinson ran the camp for the older participants. Coach Alexander ran the camp for the elementary and junior high participants in the playatorium. Coach Cobb, new to the staff at Yorktown ISD, also assisted. Citizens Bank Yorktown donated camp shirts for all participants. Photo by Mari Gohlke Photo/Yorktown News-View

Tue
15
Jul

7 Cuero linemen compete in state contest

 

While the Cuero 7-on-7 team was preparing for state competition in College Station, seven linemen were preparing to do the same in their own sport called the Lineman’s Challenge.
 
Cuero coach Clint Coles said, “We had heard of other schools doing it and running them simultaneously with 7-on-7. Victoria proposed we do the same thing with our 7-on-7 league. We were excited to jump in it.”
 
Lineman’s Challenge is a way to let the linemen do something during the spring and summer. It is similar to strong man’s competition testing their physical endurance, lineman skills, mental toughness and team strength. This is the first year Cuero has participated in the Lineman’s Challenge.
 
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Tue
15
Jul

5 Cuero athletes return to AAU Junior Olympics

 

The Cuero Select Track Club found their way returning to the AAU Junior Olympics after 16 members of the track team qualified at the National Qualifier Track Meet held at the D.W. Rutledge Stadium in Converse at Judson High School on June 26.
 
Kyron Williams was one of those athletes who went to Michigan last year. He said, “We placed 22nd overall. I want us to do better [this year] so I help motivate the others to practice and work hard.” Kyron will compete in the 15/16 year old division in the 100m dash.
 
Jaylem Johnson is making his first appearance to the Junior Olympics. He will compete in the 13 year old division for the 100m and 200m dash. Jaylem said, “Kyron motivates me by pushing me. I expect to see a lot of fast people.”
 
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Tue
08
Jul

Nate Post golf tourney winners announced

 

The Nate Post Benefit was held June 28. Winners of the golf tournament are as follows. 
 
The low gross winning team included Rick Wheeler, Andy Rubin, Cameron Beckmann and Richard Wheeler. The 1st place low net team included Bob Winfough, Mitch Meyer, Sean Ray and Grant Dickey. The 2nd place low net team included Wesley Wyotek, Tony Payne, Steve Cmeyla, Lori Hammock. The 3rd place low net team included Charles Papacek, Fr. David Berger, Ron Pekar and Dr. Gary Fries. Closest to hole #3 was Sean Ray and closest to hole #12 was Dale Coroporon. Longest drive was Bryan Weaver.
 
Tue
08
Jul

Trevino, King lead Nate Post 5k

 

The Nate Post Benefit 5k was held June 28.
 
In the 0-13 age group, Mitchell Crain placed 1st, Robert Post placed 2nd and Marisa Mathews placed 3rd.
 
In the 14-19 age group, Devin Cauen placed 1st, Rylie Roark placed 2nd and Madison Bell placed 3rd.
 
In the 20-29 age group, Jonathan Francis placed 1st, Melissa Colman placed 2nd and Addison Hunnam placed 3rd.
 
In the 30-39 age group, Tina King placed 1st, Lesley Rubin placed 2nd and Shannon Reitz placeed 3rd.
 
In the 40-49 age group, Nacho Trevino placed 1st, Jennifer Beekman placed 2nd and Deborah Pedraza placed 3rd.
 
Keith Krueger placed first in the 50-59 age group.
 
Trevino and King were the overall winners of the race.
Tue
01
Jul

Donations requested for 7-on-7 team to attend tournament

Donations are requested for the Cuero 7-on-7 team to attend the state tournament in College Station on July 10 and 11.

Donations can be given to Tad Vernor or Thelma Rogers at 809 N. Esplanade, Suite B in Cuero. 

Tue
01
Jul

Collins secures gold medal in USAG nationals

 

For the twelfth year in a row, South Texas Elite has produced a national trampoline champion. Britton Collins of Yorktown took gold on the trampoline at the 2014 USA Gymnastics level 5-7 National Championships in Spokane, Wash. on June 11-15.
 
“When I won first place in trampoline that was the most exciting moment,” Collins said. “I never thought I would go this far.”
 
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Tue
01
Jul

Carrying on tradition

Kitty Kat volleyball camp was offered at the school gymnasium for incoming 4th-12 graders on June 24-27. Pictured are the high school campers applying all the skills learned during the four day camp. Photo by Tim O’Malley/Yorktown News-View.

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