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HOOPS ROUNDUP: San Benito basketball opens 2014 with tough losses; Cats on a tear

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS The first games of the new year weren’t exactly kind to the San Benito boys and girls basketball teams. Each squad lost excruciating one-point setbacks in a District 31-5A doubleheader against PSJA High on Friday afternoon at SBHS. In the early contest, the Greyhound boys fell to the …

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Local ballplayers win USSA World Series

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com A local baseball team made up of players from San Benito, Harlingen, Lyford and Raymondville won the 2013 United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) World Series in Dallas on Monday, July 8. The team, which fielded three players from San Benito, including George Macuaca, Mark Hernandez and Gabriel …

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ROUND ONE: Lady Bobcats to tangle with Raymondville

Special to the NEWS RIO HONDO – With several playoff appearances to their credit, it’s hard to believe the Rio Hondo Lady Bobcats have never won a softball playoff series. Time and again, the Lady Cats have come up just short in the second season, sometimes in heartbreaking fashion. But that’s in the past. The …

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