Tag: Tarpons

Lady Tarpons head to Regional Meet

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel High Lady Tarpons track and field team departed on Thursday for this weekend’s Region IV meet at Kingsville’s Javelina Stadium. The meet is taking place this Friday (April 25). A total of 13 Lady Tarpons qualified for regional competition in 11 different events, including six …

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Tarpons take second

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons took second place in last week’s District 32-3A track and field meet at Tarpon Stadium. In the process, they collected four individual gold medals and also took first place in the 4×200-meter relay race. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the Port …

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CHAMPS: Ladies win fourth straight title

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons won their fourth consecutive District 32-3A track and field title last week at Tarpon Stadium. They won a total of eight individual gold medals and also came home first in two relay races. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the Port …

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Murchison, Torres compete at Relays

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS Daniela Murchison and Gabby Torres competed in the Texas Relays in Austin last weekend. Both varsity athletes are members of the Port Isabel High Lady Tarpons track and field team, and they turned in good performances in their last competitive appearances before next week’s district meet. To read the rest …

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Harry gets double gold

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS Simone Harry won two gold medals for the Port Isabel High Lady Tarpons track and field team at the Bearkat Relays in Raymondville last Friday, and Raul Villareal took silver in the shot put with a distance of 49 feet, eight inches. To read the rest of this story, please …

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Lady Tarpons up for Meet of Champions

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel High Lady Tarpons track and field team will compete this weekend in the two-part Meet of Champions. This Friday, March 21, they will be at Raymondville for the preliminary competition in various events. Following on Saturday, the 22nd, they’ll be off to Weslaco for the …

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Track & field shines at meet

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel High Tarpon and Lady Tarpon track and field teams competed in last week’s Cats Relays in Edinburg and came away with a number of high finishes. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS E-edition by clicking here or call …

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Camacho takes fifth at Regionals, Garza preps for State

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS Port Isabel High powerlifter Chain Camacho placed fifth at the Men’s Regional Powerlifting Meet last weekend. Camacho did not qualify for the state meet but an all-out effort enabled him to set personal bests on each of his three lifts, all of which added up to a personal …

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JV softball earns Consolation Trophy

Special to the PRESS Port Isabel’s JV softball team traveled to La Feria this past weekend, and participated in its annual softball tournament. The Lady Tarpons captured the Consolation Trophy. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS E-edition by clicking here or call the news office at (956) 943-5545. …

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Lady Tarps take third at Bobcat Relays

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons track and field team placed third in last Friday’s Bobcat Relays at Rio Hondo. The Lady Tarpons had three individual gold medal performances and a number of other high finishes that counted for 98.5 points in the team competition. To read the rest …

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