Tag: soccer

’Hounds run over Mercedes Tigers

STAFF REPORT On Tuesday, Jan. 19, the San Benito Greyhound boys’ soccer team defeated the Mercedes Tigers with a score of 6-1. The leading scorers for the ‘Hounds were Axel Rivera and Obed Diaz who both scored two goals. Juan Ortiz and Cristian Castillo each scored one goal. Ortiz’s and Castillo’s goals marked their first …

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Making History: Lady ‘Cats earn first ever playoff berth

By PETE BANDA Staff Writer Reporter@sbnewspaper.com With the most successful regular season in school history behind them, the Rio Hondo Lady Bobcats soccer team find themselves in rewarding yet unfamiliar territory as they now start preparation for their first ever playoff birth. It was truly a dreamlike season for the young program and hopefully the start …

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Lady ‘Hounds perform well at Dog Pound tourney

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By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS SAN BENITO — In what’s become one of the more competitive soccer events in the area, the annual San Benito Dog Pound tournament on Jan. 23-24 once again did not disappoint. Games were played at three sites, including Bobby Morrow Stadium, San Benito High School and Old Greyhound …

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MOVING FORWARD: San Benito’s Rubio signs on to Texas College

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS For four years, Eva Rubio scored plenty of spectacular goals wearing purple and gold. Now, she’ll have four more years to keep doing it—in purple and gold. Rubio, a 2013 San Benito High School graduate, signed a letter of intent Tuesday to play soccer at the next level …

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’Hounds ready for Rivera in first bi-district clash

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com The San Benito Greyhound varsity soccer team will try to continue its historic run when it travels to Brownsville on Saturday, March 30, for a bi-district clash against the 32-5A second place Rivera Raiders. While the matchup, which is set for 7:30 p.m., is attracting a large amount …

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’Hounds redefine San Benito soccer with historic season

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com There’s a first time for everything. The San Benito Greyhound varsity soccer team has scored 28 points this season en route to its first playoff appearance. Playing in District 31-5A, the Greyhounds clinched a playoff berth Tuesday, March 19, after dispatching PSJA by a score of 2-0, thanks to …

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BACK IN: Lady ’Hounds claw into playoffs

Special to the NEWS The San Benito Lady ’Hounds soccer team is back in the playoffs, but it wasn’t easy getting there. After a solid start in a new district—31-5A—the club was beset with injuries over the second part of the campaign and it took a gritty effort to qualify out of one of the …

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