Tag: varsity basketball

GIRLS GET IN: Lady ’Hounds earn playoff matchup with Harlingen

By SELENA BOCANEGRA & JODI LYNN VALDEZ Special to the NEWS They’re baaaack… in the playoffs. The San Benito Lady ’Hounds varsity basketball team secured a postseason berth on Tuesday with a 45-40 victory over PSJA. The Lady ’Hounds thus ended District 31-5A play with a 9-7 record and enough W’s to earn them a trip …

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San Benito wins hoops doubleheader

The San Benito Greyhounds varsity basketball team defeated the PSJA Memorial Wolverines by a score of 80-50 on Friday, Jan. 17 at home. Also victorious in the first game of a double-header were the San Benito Lady Greyhounds, who secured a victory over PSJA Memorial, 71-24.

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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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Lady Hounds fight for fourth place in 31-5A

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS McALLEN—If the San Benito Lady ’Hounds start 2014 the way they ended it, there will be plenty to celebrate in the new year. The girls went on the road and earned a gritty and important 39-22 win over McAllen High on Tuesday afternoon to keep the fourth spot …

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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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Youthful ’Hounds gain experience in loss to No. 1 Rowe


By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS Although the score may not indicate it, the San Benito Greyhounds benefited greatly from Tuesday night’s 68-45 loss to the no. 1 team in the Valley, McAllen Rowe. The young ’Hounds logged important experience minutes on the court while holding their own for a stretch against a solid …

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Rio Hondo basketball off to good start


By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the NEWS RIO HONDO — There’s no question that basketball is an important part of life in Deep River. A quick glance and the boys’ and girls’ hoops teams will affirm this. As the season nears the halfway point, the Bobcat boys and Lady Bobcat girls have each played spectacular …

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Lady ’Hounds prepare for bball opener Monday

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com The San Benito Lady ’Hounds are getting set to start a new season of basketball and improve on last season’s disappointing turnout. “My expectations are to contend for the district title and make the playoffs,” said Coach Clarissa Arredondo, who is going into her fourth head as head …

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