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Which region’s high schools had the strongest NFL Draft? – Presented by VNN

The NFL Draft took place last week in Philadelphia. Held on the Rocky Steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, it was the first draft held entirely outdoors, and was the most attended in history with more than 250,000 people attending. Over three days, all 32 NFL teams chose players who they hope could be the future

Attention Senior Athletes, Apply Now for the AD’s Scholarship

Attention Senior Athletes, The deadline for the RGVCA AD’s Scholarship is fast approaching. We would like to encourage all of our Senior YellowJacket Athletes to apply. Deadline is May 5th, 2017. For more information and you wish to apply, please contact Counselor Elvira Perez or click the link below.  http://www.rgvca.net/Links.html RGVCA_SCHOLARSHIP (1) Athletic Directors Scholarship

Best of the Best: Texas’ Top Sports Story – Presented by VNN

April’s top story from across Texas comes from Waxahachie High School in Dallas Metro, where two athletes broke their own records at the school during the UIL Area Track Championships. Breaking Records Originally posted on waxahachieindians.org Jalen Reagor and Madison Babers have written themselves into the Waxahachie HS Record Books once again. While competing at the UIL Area Track

Texas Track and Field Records – Presented by VNN

As the Spring Season hits full swing, state records start falling. How do you match up against the best of the best? Here’s Texas’ All-Time Track and Field Records, courtesy of the TexasTrack.com: Boys EVENT MARK ATHLETE SCHOOL YEAR 100m 10.13 NR Derrick Florence Galveston Ball 1986 200m 20.13 NR Roy Martin Dallas Roosevelt 1985 400m 45.19 Aldrich

9th Grade Invitational Champions, Hail From Edcouch-Elsa

On behalf of the E-E Athletic Department, we would like to congratulate these group of young men for demonstrating Yellow Jacket Heart and Pride and winning the 9th grade Invitational Championship. It was a close contest between E-E and Brownsville Veterans as the last race of the night would determine the Champions. The Boys Mile

E-E Powerlifting makes noise at State

Edcouch-Elsa Girls representing at the THSWPA State Meet (Class 5A): Congratulations Coaches and Athletes on an outstanding demonstration of Strength and Yellow Jacket Pride! Justine Guerrero — 4th place (220-pound) Miranda Lopez — 4th place (259-pound) Arielle Ruiz — 6th place (97-pound) Jozlyn Lara — 12th place (165-pound)

Track Spotlight shines on………

The Track and Field Spotlight shines on Justin Medina for placing 1st place at the Tarpon Relays with a 22.05 seconds ranking him 1st in the RGV. Justin was also a member of the Jackets 4x200m Relay, that ran a Seasonal Best time of 1:36.12, securing 6th place. For his efforts, he is this weeks

BYOG Week 6

BYOG 6, ” Bring Your Own Gutz” War Chain Winners for Week 6 For their outstanding efforts displayed all week these students/athletes were chosen as this week’s BYOG recipients. During our athletic class and after school Jacket Duties & Responsibilities, these men continued the tradition of excellence. Great job, men. Team Black (Bigs) 1.) Bobby Gonzalez