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Donna IDEA dismisses Port Isabel, 50-39

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons went on the road Tuesday night for their final non-district game before opening league play at Hidalgo this Friday. The final score was not in PI’s favor as the home team won, 50-39. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the …

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Varsity Boys top Lyford, 56-49

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS It was a scoreless ball game for most of the first quarter, but once the Port Isabel Tarpons basketball team started putting the ball through the hoop and playing their game, they led the rest of the way for a 56-49 victory over the visiting Lyford Bulldogs Tuesday …

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Lady Tarpons right ship, edge out Raymondville

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons basketball team got back on the winning track at Raymondville on Tuesday night, as they took a third-quarter lead they would not surrender in gaining a 38-35 decision over the Lady Bearkats. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the …

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PI gains experience with loss

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Lady Tarpons basketball team won one out of three at last weekend’s Tommie Wiseman Tournament in La Feria. On Thursday, Dec. 5, the Ladies dropped their opening game to Valley View, 51-45. Their first game on Friday was against IDEA Quest and they came up short in …

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Tarpons win again, top Raymondville, 45-40

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons hoops squad went on the road last Friday and came back from Raymondville with a 45-40 victory. It was their second straight win. 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 …

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Varsity hoops boys drop two straight

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons hoops squad lost their two most recent games. Last Saturday, they were overwhelmed, 85-20, at Brownsville St. Joseph’s, and this past Tuesday they dropped a 66-25 decision on the road to Santa Maria. “They’ve got good shooters,” Tarpon Head Coach Homer Hernandez said this week, …

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Varsity tops Grulla 61-54; Ladies fall to Veterans Memorial

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons hoops squad put together four quarters of solid basketball Tuesday night, beating the Grulla Gators, 61-54, in Tarpon Gym. The Tarpons went 2-4 at last weekend’s Edcouch-Elsa tournament, and with Tuesday’s win they raise their record to 3-6. To read the rest of this …

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Lady Tarpons take Lyford

BY LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Lady Tarpons volleyball team won its fifth straight match last Friday afternoon at Tarpon Gym, winning against Lyford in straight sets, 25-22, 25-22, 25-20. The team had an open date this past Tuesday and will next take the court this Saturday (Sept. 14) when the Lady Falcons …

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GIRLS ON FIRE: Ladies making PIHS history

By ARMANDO GARZA Special to the PRESS Despite coming off their first district loss of the season, the Port Isabel Lady Tarpons aren’t about to hit the panic button. In a game in which they stranded 14 runners, the Lady Tarpons lost at Rio Hondo 5-1 on Tuesday night to end their long winning streak, …

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Tennis squad has a lot to cheer about

Special to the PRESS Ten Port Isabel Tarpon varsity tennis players traveled to the HEB Tennis Center in Harlingen on Friday, April 5, hoping to bring district titles back to Port Isabel with them. All 10 returned with medals. In the ninth grade singles division, first-year team member Vanessa Ybarra placed third in girls singles …

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