Author: Geno Perez

Steelers may be looking for QB with the ‘It’ factor in draft

Any player taken in the first round faces an added layer of pressure that prospects taken later on do not

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers sensed months ago they’d be in the market for a quarterback for the first time in a generation. So general manager Kevin Colbert and the team’s scouting staff fanned out across the country last…

UHV Jaguars win back-to-back RRAC titles

The Jaguars win the tournament by 38 strokes

VICTORIA, Texas -- The University of Houston- Victoria men's golf team are the Red River Athletic Conference champions for the second year in a row. The UHV golf team came into the day holding on to a five shot lead.…

Victoria East golfer Koch heads to regional tournament

Koch wants to focus on making pars and birdies instead of on a specific score

VICTORIA, Texas -- The only Victoria golfer to qualify for the class 5A region IV golf tournament is Emma Koch. This will be Koch's second time making the regional tournament since she missed out on the state tournament in 2020.…

APTX soccer league for youth coming to Victoria

Registration to sign up is Saturday, April 16 at the Riverside Park Soccer Fields at 9:00 a.m.

VICTORIA, Texas -- A new soccer league is coming to Victoria and the name of that league is APTX. APTX stands for Academia Pachuca Texas. APTX is a year round soccer academy open to children aged from 5-17 years old. The…

Generals sign three former players ahead of 2022 season

VICTORIA, Texas -- The Victoria Generals baseball season is right around the corner and three former Generals ball players are signing back on the team. The three are outfielder Samuel Benjamin, pitcher Austin Testerman and pitcher Christian Cienfuegos. The Generals…

Hallettsville DL signs to UMHB

Hermes wants to major in kinesiology and eventually become a coach

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas -- Hallettsville defensive lineman Sam Hermes is heading to Belton to continue his football career. Hermes signed his letter of intent today to play for the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusaders. The "Cru" as they are called, won…

Reyna is UHV's new softball career doubles leader

Reyna has hit 43 doubles in her career as a Jaguar and broke the previous record held by 2019 graduate Michelle Revels

VICTORIA, Texas --  University of Houston softball player Ashley Reyna is the new career double leader after she hit three doubles in the Jaguars' double-header against University of the Southwest in Hobbs, New Mexico. Reyna has hit 43 doubles in…

Girls soccer all-district 29 class 5A awards for the 2022 season

SUPERLATIVE PLAYER SCHOOL  MVP- Sophia Jimenez- Gregory Portland  OFFENSIVE MVP- Jaydn Rangel-Victoria West  DEFENSIVE MVP- Khilyssa White-Gregory Portland  NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR- Madison Fennema-Veterans Memorial GK OF THE YEAR- Emma Seiler-Victoria East  COACH OF THE YEAR- Casey Wyatt-Gregory Portland  1st…

The Shiner Comanches as a team won the district track meet

The Brooks brothers combined seven gold medals, Rainosek takes two

GANADO, TX- The Shiner Comanches are number one in district in yet another sport, this time it's track. The Shiner Comanches as a team won the district track meet and three of its athletes brought home gold medals in multiple…

Victoria Hurricanes lose in final seconds against SA Titans

The Hurricanes are on bye this week, but will play the South Texas Panthers on April 23

VICTORIA, Texas -- The Victoria Hurricanes are left in heart-break after its game against the San Antonio Titans over the weekend. Both teams struggled on the offensive side of the ball in part to the windy weather. Only one offensive…

The play-in games are set, as NBA looks to the postseason

It lasted 174 days, required the usage of more players than any season in history primarily because of the ongoing challenge of playing through a pandemic, and saw playoff-positioning chases go all the way down to the final moments. Now,…

Semi-Pro Victoria Hurricanes to host San Antonio Titans

VICTORIA, Texas -- Are you ready for some semi-pro football? If you are, there is a football game Saturday evening at Memorial Stadium featuring a Victoria team. The Victoria Hurricanes are 3-1 on the year and will be playing the…

Hallettsville QB signs to TLU

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas -- A Hallettsville quarterback signed to play college football on April 4.  The 6 foot 1 inch quarterback signed his national letter of intent to the Texas Lutheran University. Patek visited the campus and liked how nice the…

Former Victoria West pole vaulter shines in college

Redding is currently ranked fifth in the Big 12 for pole vault and tied for 21st in the nation

LUBBOCK, Texas -- The women's pole vault squad at Texas Tech is currently ranked number one in the nation and in the outdoor ranking they are ranked number four. Former Victoria West track and field star Ryleigh Redding who took…

Athlete of the Week: Preston Amsden

Ken Griffey Jr. is his favorite baseball player and favorite subject is English

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas -- Hallettsville Brahmas senior baseball player Preston Amsden is the Athlete of the Week. Amsden not only helped the Brahmas offense come back for a win, he…

Local horseback rider qualifies for nationals

The competition is April 28-May 1 in Hartford, Pennsylvania, see how you can help

VICTORIA, Texas -- A Victoria horseback rider is preparing for nationals after she qualified to compete for the national title in ranch riding and horsemanship through the interscholastic equestrian…

Hallettsville softball pitcher is the Athlete of the Week

She pitched a no hitter in their district rivalry game against Columbus, recording eight strikeouts. The Lady Brahmas went on to shut them out 11-0

HALLETTSVILLLE, Texas --  Our Athlete of the Week this week is Hallettsville softball player Emily Migl.  She pitched a no hitter in their district rivalry game…

Koch qualifies for regionals

Koch shot a 167 total and was 25+ over par through the two rounds of play

VICTORIA, Texas -- The final round of the 5A district 29 golf tournament is over and only one Victoria athlete is heading to regionals. As a team, the girls Victoria East's "A" team finished in 4th place after shooting +263.…