Category Archive: Sports

May 14 2018

So Sweet! Lady Hounds roll into Sweet 16

      By: Pete Banda Managing Editor For nearly two decades, the Lady Hounds softball team was the premier program in all of South Texas. They captured countless district titles and were a mainstay in the playoffs. At point, they were even ranked as the number one team in the country by MaxPreps. They …

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May 04 2018

Middle schools shine at city-wide golf tournament

Special to the NEWS The San Benito CISD Golf program hosted the Middle School City Championship tournament on Saturday, April 28 at Cottonwood Creek Country Club. The tournament field was comprised of players from SBCISD’s three middle schools. Battling rainy conditions and a very competitive field, the players put their best efforts in order to …

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Apr 17 2018

Bush, Martinez sign with Clark college

By Pete Banda Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.co Rio Hondo has become known for sending countless athletes to the next level and on Wednesday, they added two more to that list. Quarterback John Tyler Bush, the district MVP, and Center Jake Martinez will both be playing football at Calrke College next year. “This has been a dream …

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Apr 09 2018

Lady Hounds push district record to 8-1 after 11-0 ictory over Weslaco East

By Pete Banda Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com With their dominant 11-0 victory over Weslaco East earlier this week, the San Benito Lady Hounds find themselves one game back of district leading Harlingen South with an 8-1 district mark. The lady Hounds will host Rivera on Thursday before the much anticipated rematch with the Lady Hawks next …

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Mar 12 2018

Hound Defensive Coordinator Michael Mull accepts job at San Antonio Taft

  By Pete Banda Managing Editor   After more than 10 years in the Greyhound coaching system, current Greyhound Varsity Defensive Coordinator Micheal Mull will be adding to his coaching profile by accepting a job as the Defensive Coordinator at Taft High school for the upcoming season. Mull, who first made a name for himself …

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Mar 12 2018

Greyhound Defensive Coordinator Michael Mull accepts job at San Antonio Taft

  By Pete Banda Managing Editor   After more than 10 years in the Greyhound coaching system, current Greyhound Varsity Defensive Coordinator Micheal Mull will be adding to his coaching profile by accepting a job as the Defensive Coordinator at Taft High school for the upcoming season. Mull, who first made a name for himself …

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Feb 15 2018

San Benito set to take on Alexander in second round after 61-32 rout of Vela

      By PETE BANDA Managing Editor Editor@sbnewspaper.com In what was expected to be a competitive game with two top teams, the San Benito Lady ‘Hounds varsity basketball squad absolutely dominated their opponent en route to a Bi-district championship. The Lady Greyhounds ultimately took down the Lady SaberCats by a score of 61-32. San …

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Feb 15 2018

Ramirez to sign on with UTSA powerlifting team

  By PETE BANDA Managing Editor Editor@sbnewspaper.com Leann Ramirez, the senior powerlifter who has broken state records in each of her past two seasons, will be signing her letter of intent to join the powerlifting team at UTSA next year. Ramirez has been recognized as one of the top three lifters in all of Texas …

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Feb 15 2018

De Jesus on to D-1 Texas State

      By Richard Moreno Special to the NEWS Hector De Jesus, the three year star offensive lineman for the Greyhounds, has officially signed on to join the Texas State Bobcats football team next year. The signing took place on Thursday and signifies the first division one football agreement for San Benito in over …

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Dec 01 2017

Falcons looking for 3rd round win

By PETE BANDA Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com The Los Fresnos Falcons won their fifth straight game last week, shocking San Antonio Southwest in a 47-35 shootout. Now, the Falcons will be looking for their first Regional championship when they take on perennial 6A powerhouse Lake Travis on Friday. The Cavaliers, standing at 10-2, are currently ranked …

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