Author: Alex Wilkins

Local Swimmers Prepare For State Championships

After months of summer practices and swim meets, Victoria's Coastal Bend Swim League qualified 30 swimmers in the individual events and 14 relay teams for the TAAF State Championships. "We practi...

Area Teams Compete In Second 7-on-7 Tournament

The second 7-on-7 high school area tournament of the summer was on Tuesday night at Memorial Stadium. All of the area teams who played in this tournament will play in a state qualifier Saturday at ...

Sam Felts Returns as World Champion

At 63 years old, Victoria's Sam Felts is a world champion. Sam Felts recently won the World IPF Classic Bench Press Championship for a third straight time, this time in South Africa. While winning...

Swimmers Compete in First Summer Meet

The first Coastal Bend Swim League summer meet took place Tuesday night a the VISD Aquatic Center.  Multiple winners at the meet included recent West graduate Ximena Martinez in the 50 and 100 fre...

East Softball Bands Together During Summer

In years past, the East softball players would each join their own teams in the Victoria High School Summer League. However this year, they decided to stick together and all join the same team. 

Bad News Chairs Host Softball Tournament

Victoria's adaptive sports team, better known as the Bad News Chairs, is hosting their annual wheelchair Crossroads Classic this weekend at the Challenged Athletes Dream Complex.  Adaptive sports ...

Generals Take Down Cane Cutters on the Road

The Generals began a four-game road trip on Tuesday night with a 2-1 win over the Acadiana Cane Cutters.  Former St. Joseph Flyer Michael Brawner got the win on the mound, allowing four hits and s...

UHV Professor Indicted in Drug Ring

HOUSTON--16 people indicted in a drug ring bust in Houston and one of them a finance professor with the University of Houston Victoria, Omar Al Nasser was arrested and charged with money launderi...