Victoria Sports News

Victoria Sports News

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    Vonjre Barefield displays leadership in East win 40 ...

    Vonjre Barefield scores, defends, rebounds and does whatever else the Victoria East Titans need on a nightly basis. His teammates have only one gripe with their point guard.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    West QB to compete at WR at New ... 7 minutes ago

    Victoria West's Garmarquis Girdy signs a National Letter of Intent to attend New Mexico State. Seated, from left, are Jennifer DeRouen, stepmother; Charles DeRouen, father; Girdy; Demeka Johnson, mother; Jayce Kamron Brito, brother and Darlene Johnson, grandmother.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via KVIA-TV El Paso 

    NMSU Inks 15 on National Signing Day

    On Wednesday, National Signing Day, head coach Doug Martin announced the addition of 15 student-athletes for the 2016 football season. The 2016 recruits signed their National Letters of Intent to join the Aggies along with the seven midyear signees from December.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Houston Chronicle 

    UIL moves greeted with enthusiasm

    Foster head coach Shaun McDowell during a high school football game Friday, Nov.13, 2015 at Guy K. Traylor Stadium in Rosenberg, Texas. Foster head coach Shaun McDowell during a high school football game Friday, Nov.13, 2015 at Guy K. Traylor Stadium in Rosenberg, Texas.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    East, West, Calhoun placed in District 27-5A 54 minu...

    Victoria West coach Courtney Boyce, front left, speaks with VISD Athletic Director Leonard McAngus while Cuero football coach Travis Reeve, back left, Goliad football coach Kyle Taylor, back middle, and Refugio coach Jason Herring, back right, make plans for non-district play after receiving the UIL realignment packets Monday at the Region III Educational Services building. The latest University Interscholastic League realignment makes much more sense to Calhoun head football coach Richard Whitaker than the last one did.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via The Countywide 

    Trojans go 3-0 at district quad

    The A.C. Jones wrestling team doesn't get to wrestle in front of a home crowd often, so the Trojans took full advantage of it on Jan. 21. Beeville ran through Uvalde, Victoria East and Victoria West in a quadrangular, going 3-0 against their district foes just two weeks prior to the district tournament. "I think we came out good with having a young, inexperienced team," said Trojan coach Terry Foster about the night.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    St. Joseph rolls to win 41 minutes ago Gabby Rodrigu...

    Gabby Rodriguez scored four goals to lead the St. Joseph girls soccer team to an 8-1 TAPPS District 4-4A win against Corpus Christi John Paul II on Thursday. Rodriguez completed the hat trick in the first half before adding her final goal in the second half.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    St. Joseph stays upbeat despite trying season 37 min...

    Right now, the St. Joseph boys soccer team would settle for a goal - anything to validate the hours of hard work and sacrifice the players have poured out onto the practice field every day. "It's been rough, but it's fun," said sophomore midfielder Carter Soliz.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    Cuero graduate named athletic director/football coac...

    Cuero graduate and former Victoria Memorial assistant Clint Finley was named the athletic director and head football coach at Big Spring on Tuesday. Finley was an all-state quarterback at Cuero and played safety at Nebraska.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via Fort Bend Sun 

    Changes coming in 2016-17 for area TAPPS schools

    Logos Prep's Andrew Richards looks for blockers during a district game against Alpha Omega Academy, Oct. 8 at Old Kempner Stadium in Sugar Land. The Lions will play 11-man football next year in TAPPS Division III.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    El Campo boys, girls win district swimming titles 46...

    El Campo's Hope Williams wins the 100 breastroke during the District 27-5A swimming and diving meet Friday at the Victoria Aquatics Center. 1, El Campo, 165; 2, Victoria West, 88; 3, Columbus, 76; 4, Wharton, 58; 5, Victoria East, 32; 6, Van Vleck, 29; 7, Bay City, 15. 1, El Campo, 113; 2, Victoria West, 112; 3, Victoria East, 70; 4, Wharton, 45; 5, Bay City, 43; 6, Columbus, 26; 7, Van Vleck, 21. Matthew Wilkins has won 16 medals at the district swimming meet, won a gold medal at the regional meet, and swam at the state meet.

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Victoria High Schools

Hopkins Magnet Academy (110 Hopkins Road)
Memorial High School (1110 Sam Houston)
Outreach Word Academy (71 Galveston Drive)