High School Tennis  |  March 27, 2017 8:07 am  |  Article Hits: 91
by Bianca Porras -

Elvis travelled to Wink for a tournament on March 23rd. His first match of the day was against a junior from Big Lake. This turned out to be an extremely close matchup. The two players were all tied up at 8-8. Elvis prevailed 7-5 in the tie-breaker. Elvis easily won his second match 8-0 against a player from Pecos. He played a tennis player from Crane in his third semi-finals match. The beginning of the match was really close-went back and forth. Finally, Crane won 8-5.   READ MORE
High School Track  |  March 27, 2017 8:05 am  |  Article Hits: 79
by Lonnie Flippen -

Elvis Tarango ran and Francis Sanchez threw with a great deal of success at the Alpine Bucks Relays on Saturday, March 25 in Alpine, Texas. Now that Tarango is no longer focused on powerlifting he can concentrate on track and hopefully making his way back to Austin and the State Track Meet in May.  READ MORE
Junior High Track  |  March 27, 2017 8:03 am  |  Article Hits: 70
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Valentine Junior High Pirates, along with the 6th graders, travelled to Study Butte, the home of Big Bend ISD, on Thursday, March 23 to help the Big Bend Piasanos with the grand opening of their new track. Big Bend ISD is one of a handful of Class A schools west of the Pecos River to have their own track facility. There was a large crowd of locals that came out on a very hot and very windy day for the historic event. A small group of athletes also participated from Marathon.  READ MORE
School Board News  |  March 23, 2017 8:44 am  |  Article Hits: 113
(Valentine Radio) The Valentine School Board met Tuesday evening (3/21) at the High School. The board heard presentations from three firms who presented proposals for the stabilization of the foundation of the high school building and HVAC for both school buildings. The guests entertained questions from the board. No action was taken.  READ MORE
Junior High Track  |  March 22, 2017 11:28 am  |  Article Hits: 107
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Valentine Pirates - grades 6-8 - will travel to Big Bend ISD on Thursday, March 23 for an invitational track meet. Big Bend ISD has recently completed a new track facility and Valentine will be part of its grand opening along with athletes from Marathon ISD.  READ MORE
High School Golf  |  March 21, 2017 11:44 am  |  Article Hits: 101
by Lonnie Flippen -

The Garcia sisters, Jaci a senior, and Jessie a junior, were the two medallists at the 2017 Marfa Shorthorn's Invitational Golf Tournament held at the Marfa Golf Course on Monday, March 20th.
High School Powerlifting  |  March 15, 2017 11:47 am  |  Article Hits: 93
By Lonnie Flippen -

Elvis Tarango closed out his high school powerlifting career at the Region 3 powerlifting meet in Sundown, Texas on Saturday, March 11th with a fourth place finish. He had gone into the meet tied for third in the state overall and at this time sits in a three way tie for fifth in the state overall.  READ MORE