Tag: 12U

Cantu, Castaneda play in softball nationals

BY MARINA WISE-HERRING Special to the PRESS It’s a special sight to see young athletes compete at national competitions, especially Rio Grande Valley bred players. South Texas Fully Loaded ‘02 Red, along with other RGV-based fastpitch softball teams, made the trek to Denton this past week to compete at the IFA/VTD (Independent Fastpitch Association/Virtual Tournament …

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12U Softball team takes third

BY MARINA WISE-HERRING Special to the PRESS Gulf Coast Tsunami, a travel softball team based out of Port Isabel, swept third place in the 12 years and under division (12U) at the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) South Texas State Softball Tournament this past weekend (June 20-22). To read the rest of this story, please subscribe …

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12U Tarpons end historic run

BY MARINA WISE-HERRING Special to the PRESS Most people think players just need speed, dribbling, shooting and passing skills to play basketball. The 12u Port Isabel Tarpon basketball team utilizes all of those skills and puts emphasis on another skill equally important — playing with heart. To read the rest of this story, subscribe to …

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