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Bobcats show speed at first practices

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS RIO HONDO – New classification, new district, new logo, but same tough Bobcats. About 109 players hit the field Tuesday in Rio Hondo as workouts for the 2014 high school football season got under way the day prior. Seventh-year head coach Rocky James (38-30 career record in six …

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Gomez preps ’Hounds for Spring Football

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com The San Benito Greyhounds have a lot of catching up to do, and head football coach and athletic director Dan Gomez is using his resources to make sure that things don’t stay that way. Gomez confirmed on Tuesday that the ’Hounds will be participating in Spring Football tentatively …

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Bulldogs bully Bobcats to snap eight-game win streak

By MATHEW P. ZUÑIGA Special to the NEWS RIO HONDO – The Lyford Bulldogs came to Rio Hondo on Thursday morning looking for a win against a loaded Rio Hondo Bobcat baseball team that’s 13-3 on the season and has an impressive start thus far. The Bulldogs started the game hot, scoring four runs in …

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’Hounds in new 32-6A

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS EDINBURG – Among the hurrying and short-lived panic at Region One Education Service Center on Monday morning, San Benito-area coaches were among the most calm and collected. As the UIL’s biennial realignment was unveiled just after 9 a.m., the packets in sealed boxes revealed what local coaches thought …

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Cats stay perfect with win over La Feria


NEWS Staff Report RIO HONDO – Behind a furious fourth quarter scoring burst, the Rio Hondo Bobcats stayed perfect in District 32-3A with a gritty 43-42 win over La Feria on Monday night. After tallying 24 points through the first three quarters, the Cats (22-7, 3-0 District 32-3A) overcame that sluggish start with a 19-point …

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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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Bobcats surging to begin new year

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS FALFURRIAS – The Rio Hondo Bobcats basketball team put a nice cap on 2013 with some good basketball over the weekend. The Cats went up to Falfurrias for their annual participation in the Jerseys’ hoops tournament and went 3-1 in the event while adding a non-district win over …

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2013: The Year in Review

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com Compiling an end-of-year list of the biggest stories in San Benito is always a difficult task, and 2013 was no exception as scandals, controversies, courtroom dramas and what’s considered a promising business venture made headlines. The following are the top five stories of the year according to newspaper sales, …

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