Tag: Port Isabel High School

Two Lady Tarpon lifters off to Regionals

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS Two Port Isabel High lifters are preparing this week for Saturday’s regional powerlifting meet at Pleasanton. Jocelyn Padilla and Francesca Sandoval qualified for the regional meet by finishing the season ranked among the top ten lifters in their weight classes. Both athletes had excellent results at the last …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/03/08/larry1/

Lady Tarpons continue strong at Tarpon relays

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel High Lady Tarpons track and field team overcame less than ideal weather conditions last Saturday with another strong performance at their own Tarpon Relays meet. The team was led by Gabby Torres and Daniela Murchison, both of whom won double gold medals for the second …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/03/08/lady-tarpons-continue-strong-at-tarpon-relays/

Tarpon track team still looking for more

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The story continues for the 2015 season. Head Port Isabel High boys track and field coach Ryan Stanage is still looking for more bodies to fill out his team, as he continues to see outstanding effort from those individuals currently turned out to run, throw, and jump. “We …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/03/08/tarpon-track-team-still-looking-for-more/

Lady Tarpons Eliminated in Bi-district

basketball

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons hoops squad was eliminated in the first round of the 2015 playoffs on Tuesday night by Corpus Christi West Oso. The final score of the bi-district contest, played at Riviera, was 47-36. The game was close in the first half and Port Isabel …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/02/20/lady-tarpons-eliminated-in-bi-district/

Tarpons end season on losing note at Rio Hondo

basketball

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons basketball squad ended their season Monday night with a 58-27 loss in the final district contest of the season at Rio Hondo. The Tarpons end their 2014-15 season with a 6-21 record overall, 2-12 in District 32-4A play. “They jumped on us pretty quick …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/02/20/tarpons-end-season-on-losing-note-at-rio-hondo/

Tarpon, Lady Tarpon lifters prep for regionals

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel High boys and girls powerlifting teams pumped some more iron last week, and it looks like at least two PI lifters will qualify for their respective men’s and women’s regional meets. At last Saturday’s meet in Weslaco, Francesca Sandoval and Jocelyn Padilla both medaled for …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/02/20/tarpon-lady-tarpon-lifters-prep-for-regionals/

Tarpons Overwhelmed by Pirates, 65-15

basketball

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS February 5, 2015 Sometimes, how you play the game really does matter more than whether you win or lose. Never, in any game in the new Tarpon Gym, did those words seem truer than this past Tuesday night’s game between the Port Isabel Tarpons and the Hidalgo Pirates. …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/02/06/tarpons-overwhelmed-by-pirates-65-15/

Lady Tarpons fall to Hidalgo

basketball

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS February 5, 2015 The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons were on the road at Hidalgo Tuesday night, and lost 41-31. With the loss PI has a district record of 6-6 and remains alone in fourth place in District 32-4A with two games left. “We just flat-out didn’t play well,” …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/02/06/lady-tarpons-fall-to-hidalgo/

Lady Tarpons Take Lady ‘Kats in OT, 44-43

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS January 29, 2015 The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons hoops squad took to the road Tuesday night and took down the Lady Bearkats of Raymondville, 44-43, in overtime. With the win Port Isabel holds on to forth place in the standings of District 32-4A with a 5-5 district record. …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/01/30/lady-tarpons-take-lady-kats-in-ot-44-43/

Port Isabel Powerlifters Off to Good Start

By LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS January 29, 2015 The 2015 high school powerlifting season is on and a contingent of Port Isabel High lifters participated in their first meet of the year in Brownsville last week. The Pace Invitational Powerlifting Meet was held at Pace High School on Saturday, Jan. 25. Head Port …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2015/01/30/port-isabel-powerlifters-off-to-good-start/