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La Villa Junior High does well at La Feria

The La Villa Junior High track team competed at the La Feria track meet on Saturday March 28th in their last track meet before district, and Robbie Sue Espericueta earned a 3rd place medal in the 800 m run.  The schools participating in the meet were mostly 4A schools, but the La Villa athletes did

Fear the Spear JH Track in Santa Rosa

The La Villa junior high track team participated in the annual Fear the Spear track meet in Santa Rosa on Saturday March 14th in the their first track meet of the season, as the weather resulted in a cancelled meet a week earlier.  The young Cardinals had an all around great effort according to Coach

Track Team opens season at Santa Rosa

The varsity track team competed at Santa Rosa on Friday March 13th.  The team had several participants including 3 relay teams for the boys.  In the field events, Noah Trevino placed 4th with a throw of 38’4″, a personal best.  Isaac Silva placed 5th in the 100 m dash.  The team will be competing at

Tennis Team Performs Well at Premont

The La Villa tennis team competed at the Challenger tournament in Premont on Friday of Spring Break.  Julissa Salazar got into the championship round as did Raven Garza in the varsity singles girls and boys divisions respectively.  Both Salazar and Garza lost the two finals matches, but did place 2nd each, something they had not

Riviera downs the Lady Cardinals

The weather continued to be an issue this week as the Lady Cardinals Softball team had to reschedule its Tuesday night game with Riviera to Thursday night.  The road trip was not a good one for the Lady Cardinals as they suffered their first district loss to the hosting Lady Seahawks by a score of

Varsity Boys Basketball features Newcomer of the Year

The varsity boy’s basketball team concluded their season with a close loss to Bruni having split with them during the season. The team played very young this year with only 1 returning letterman who saw limited playing time last season. The team was led by senior Arnold Salazar and leading scorer and rebounder junior Macario

La Villa Baseball suffers 2nd District Loss

The Cardinals struggled on the road for their 2nd District loss against Bruni Badgers by a score of 11-5.  The Cardinals jumped out to 4-1 lead early, but one inning proved to be to much to overcome on Bruni’s home turf.  Ramsey Cantu was 1 for 2 at bat with a base on balls, while

Lady Cardinals Softball downs Ben Bolt 10-0

The Lady Cardinals upped their district record to 3-0 in a convincing fashion by defeating the visiting Lady Badgers 10-0 in 5 innings Friday night.  Rudie Jo Garcia, once again, had a record setting night pitching her 1st no hitter of the season while Ruby Mireles hit a home run on the night.  The Lady

Cardinals win their District Opener on the Road

It took two back to back days for the Cardinals to down the Benavides Eagles in Benavides to open up district play with a score of 11-8.  The Cardinals traveled to Benavides on Tuesday, but the game was suspended due to heavy fog with Cardinals ahead 10-3.  The game resumed in Benavides Wednesday evening with

JH Baseball hosts Raymondville

The JH Boys Baseball team played host to Raymondville Wednesday night, a game moved from it regular schedule, in an effort to stay ahead of the cold weather.  The team had Cristian Perez on the mound for most of the night, and a few errors resulted in a 10-1 loss to the visiting Bearkats.  The