Author: Geno Perez

Wheelchair basketball takes Victoria by storm

VICTORIA, Texas -- A wheelchair basketball tournament began at East High School. Basketball teams from all around the state, including San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Houston and Louisiana traveled to Victoria to participate in this weekends tournament. Wheelchair basketball is part…

Calhoun sweeps powerlifting meet

Here are the results from the meet

VICTORIA, Texas - The Calhoun High School girl's and boys' powerlifting teams finished in first place during the Brahma Strong Powerlifting meet in Kingsville. Here are the results from the meet…

Victoria East soccer goalie signs to play at University of the Ozarks

Emma wants to major in pre-physical therapy and become a physical therapist

VICTORIA, Texas -- A Victoria East High School senior is taking the next step in her athletic career by signing to play college soccer. Emma Seiler is heading up to Arkansas to play goalkeeper at  University of the Ozarks. Seiler…

Zappe receives invite to 2022 NFL scouting combine

Former East quarterback Bailey Zappe said he didn't have an invite to the 2022 NFL combine, but on January 7, 2022 he finally received his invitation. The Western Kentucky quarterback will show off his skills at Lucas Oil Stadium from…

El Campo running back earns national recognition

El CAMPO, Texas -- Five star running back Rueben Owens is being honored with a national award from MaxPreps. Rueben Owens was awarded the National Junior of the Year and led not only his team, but the state of Texas…

Gobbler Stadium to get new turf

CUERO, Texas -- The Cuero Gobblers football team reached the state semifinals in the 2021 season and the school will now be getting new turf for Gobbler Stadium. Turf is normally good for 10 years and the current Gobbler Stadium…

Ganado HC/ AD leaves after four years

The Indians went 7-6 this year before falling to Refugio in the semifinals

GANADO, Texas -- Ganado athletic director and head coach Brent Bennett is leaving the Indians. Coach Bennett was the head coach and athletic director for four years in Ganado. The Indians reached the semifnals the past two years and in…

Pistons face the Rockets on 13-game slide

Houston Rockets (9-20, 13th in the Western Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (4-23, 15th in the Eastern Conference) Detroit; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Detroit comes into the matchup against Houston after losing 13 in a row. The Pistons are…

NBA, players agree to additional protocols through holidays

The NBA and its players have agreed to enhanced health and safety protocols through the holiday season in response to rising virus numbers, with additional testing coming and a return to mask usage in many situations. The upgraded mask rules…

Cuero's playoff run comes to an end

The Gobblers will finish the season 13-2 as its season ends at the state semi-final

ROUND ROCK, Texas - The No. 7 Cuero Gobbler's season has come to an end as they were defeated by the No. 5 China Spring Cougars, 34-9. The Gobblers found themselves in a hole early on in the first quarter.…

Shiner Comanches heading back to Class 2A-Division I state finals

The Comanches defeated the Timpson Bears, 35-28 to advance to the state finals in back-to-back years

TOMBALL, Texas - No. 2 Shiner Comanches (15-0) defeated the No. 3 Timpson Bears (12-1), 35-28, and are heading back to Arlington. In the last two minutes of the game, Shiner senior…

Former East Titan named MVP of USA conference

BOWLING GREEN, Kentucky -- Bailey Zappe, named first team all-conference USA, as selected by the league's 14 head coaches and he is also named conference MVP . Zappe leads the football bowl subdivision in yards passing with over 5,500 yards…

Shiner not over looking former state semifinalist Timpson

The state semifinal game will be played in Tomball ISD at 7:00 p.m. Thursday

SHINER, Texas -- After the Shiner and Refugio game, the Comanches are in the driver seat to win back-to-back state titles in class 2A-DI. The Comanches will now prepare for the same team they met in the state semifinals last…

Zappe heads to bowl game looking to finish on a high note

Former Victoria East high school graduate, Bailey Zappe, finished his last regular season game Friday December 3rd against the UTSA Roadrunners and would fall 49-41. Now Zappe looks to finish his historic season with a win in the Boca Raton…

Coach Alvarez reacts after Cuero's big win over Geronimo Navarro

The Gobblers defeated the Panthers, 35-28, to advance to state semi-finals

BASTROP, Texas - Cuero's head coach Jack Alvarez and quarterback Jerry Rossett talk to 25 News Now Sports Reporter Tania Tchalikian after the big win against the Panthers. [field59_video account="KAVU" key="20ab118afb9aa1ea9b81d1ffd1aa7c77e1e9e522" vtitle="Post Game Interview with Cuero's Head Coach Jack Alvarez…