High School Sports

East pitcher gets recognized

East's Jacob Martinez receives honorable mention

VICTORIA, Texas -- East pitcher Jacob Martinez may not throw another inning this season due to the UIL's suspension of play, but he's already received some recognition. The senior was named 5A honorable mention for first half pitcher of the…

Local boxers impacted by cancellations

State Golden Gloves in Fort Worth canceled amid pandemic

VICTORIA, Texas -- Like athletes throughout the world, local boxers have had to regroup following schedule cancellations amid the COVID-19 outbreak. State Golden Gloves, set to begin Tuesday in Fort Worth, were cancelled earlier this month as a precautionary measure…

VISD postpones athletic physicals

Physicals were scheduled to be offered next month

VICTORIA, Texas -- Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, VISD has decided to postpone school-provided physicals for students at East and West. Physicals were originally scheduled to be offered late next month at…

Former West pitcher weighs in on minor league move

Kasey Kalich discussed the league's suspension of play due to coronavirus

VICTORIA, Texas -- A former local baseball star is happy about Major League Baseball's decision to help out minor leaguers. Former West Warrior pitcher Kasey Kalich finished up his first season in professional baseball last year, playing with the Atlanta…

Spring football in jeopardy

VICTORIA, Texas -- The odds Victoria residents will see spring football are dwindling. With the UIL halting all high school sports through at least May 3rd, the head football coaches at both East and West believe it's more likely than…

West girls soccer left in playoff limbo

Warriors won't learn playoff fate until at least May 4th

VICTORIA, Texas -- With the UIL announcing this week that statewide competition will be suspended until at least May 4th, West girls soccer is waiting for a shot…

UIL Extends Suspension Of Athletics

UIL Hopes To Return To Games By May 4

The University Interscholastic League (UIL) is extending its suspension of all UIL sanctioned activities due to the outbreak of COVID-19 in Texas. All contests, practices, rehearsals and workouts will remain suspended until further notice.

Memorial Stadium turf ripped out

The turf that has been in place since 2008 was taken out on Tuesday

VICTORIA, Texas -- The field turf that has been at Memorial Stadium since 2008 was officially taken out on Tuesday. Hellas Construction removed the turf in forty-foot rolls, completing the…

East baseball faces uncertainty ahead

Titans started the season 3-0 in district

VICTORIA, Texas -- Less than a week ago, East baseball was 3-0 in district play. Now, they're unsure -- like countless other programs across the country -- when they'll take…

Final games before UIL suspension played at Riverside

East and West both played at Riverside Saturday

VICTORIA, Texas -- The final VISD athletics events until at least March 29th took place at Riverside Stadium Saturday morning, after the UIL announced the suspension of…

East Soccer Sweeps West

West Girls Have To Wait To Make Playoffs

VISD soccer, wrapping up district action with city showdowns Friday night.

Warriors win, Titans fall in district softball

West won big and the Titans were edged by Moody

VICTORIA, Texas -- The two softball games played at the Victoria Youth Sports Complex Friday night may be the last for VISD for some time. West softball beat…