Saturday, July 4, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Lost: Cow, black with white face, female, west of La Vernia, near 2831 FM 1346, weighs about 1000 lbs., she is a fence jumper. Anyone with information call 830-534-4675.

VideoFound female med sized dog on Hickory Hill Dr in LaVernia. Pic in WCNews online ad. Probably not neutered, very playful and gets along well with cats. Please call 830-947-3458

VideoFound dog, cream white and black male w/ blue collar walking on hwy 181 by new richardson chevy last night call 2102863515
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Experienced dog groomer needed at Floresville area dog grooming and boarding business. Apply by calling, 210-621-4602.
Be skeptical of ads that say you can make lots of money working from the comfort of your home. If this were true, wouldn’t we all be working at home?
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
RE/MAX homeTNMCRichardson Chevrolet home
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Special Section


2011 SPORTS PREVIEW: Lady Brahmas begin new chapter under a new coach


2011 SPORTS PREVIEW: Lady Brahmas begin new chapter under a new coach
Stockdale Head Coach Ashley West, along with members of the Lady Brahma volleyball team, look on during a match with Brennan High School.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
August 25, 2011
1,544 views
Post a comment

STOCKDALE -- When Head Volleyball Coach Regan Curran made the decision to move from Stockdale to Floresville High School, there was a short list of candidates for the vacant job. The position was eventually given to Coach Ashley West, a decision that was quite easy to make, considering she was Curran’s assistant over the past two years, as the Lady Brahmas enjoyed the most success they had had in years.

West gave a great deal of praise and credit to Curran for what she accomplished with the program in Stockdale. She said she wouldn’t be making any major changes to what the girls were doing, but will make the team her own.

“Coach Curran did a great job here and really turned things around,” West said. “I want to keep that going, and build on what she did. I don’t have any plans to go anywhere, and want to continue to build the program.”

Stockdale returns just four members from the 2010 squad, after losing eight seniors to graduation.

“We are in a rebuilding phase, but that’s OK,” West said. “I’m still very excited.”

West said she expects a big year from several of the team’s players, including seniors Calee Birdwell, Makaley Perez, and Chelsea Irwin. She said that everyone on the team has been working hard all summer, and that she expects everyone to perform well.

When talking about strengths and weaknesses, West feels the two are closely tied in Stockdale. While the team’s youth and overall inexperience are seen as a weakness, it’s also a strength, in that the team is open to learning and trying new ideas.

West said she believes leadership will be the key to success for Stockdale this year, and she is waiting to see just exactly who will step up and bring the team together.

“It could be any one of them,” she said, “but someone will have to take the lead.”

In terms of district play, West believes Marion will once again be the team to beat. The Lady Brahmas shared the title with the Bulldogs last year, and it could come down to that again in 2011. The Lady Brahmas also have a tough non-district schedule this year, but West likes that, and said, “It’s good to play talent right off the bat. It will help me gauge the team, and see how they react.”

As for goals, the Lady Brahmas are looking for a playoff berth, and then to advance beyond the first round. West believes her team has the talent, and said the girls just need to get into the right mindset.

“There is good team unity and the girls are in good spirits,” West said. “We have a good group of girls. They are good role models and they are good academically.

“We keep telling them to keep that in mind,” West added. “We keep reminding them that they represent our city, our school, and our program in everything they do.”
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Special Section Archives


Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Agape Academy 2015 graduate (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Alyssa Kallies Poth High School salutatorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Ashlee Aicher Floresville High School valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Britteny Martinez Stockdale HS salutatorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Chloe Wilson Falls City High School valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Colin Trainer East Central High School top-ranking student (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: East Central High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: East Central High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: East Central High School honor graduates (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Falls City High School class choices (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Falls City High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Falls City High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Floresville High School class choices (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Floresville High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Floresville High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Jesse Opela Stockdale HS valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Julie Rakowitz Floresville High School salutatorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Karnes City High School class choices (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Karnes City High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Karnes City High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Kathryn Wiatrek Karnes City High School valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: La Vernia High School class choices (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: La Vernia High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: La Vernia High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Lexi Wauters Poth High School valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Mackenzie Ford La Vernia High School valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Madison Simon East Central High School second-highest-ranking... (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Marcos Pompa Nixon-Smiley HS valedictorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Morgan Kelley Karnes City High School salutatorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Nixon-Smiley City High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Nixon-Smiley High School class song (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Nixon-Smiley High School graduates (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Olivia Hinojosa La Vernia High School salutatorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Poth High School class choices (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Poth High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Poth High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Stockdale High School class choices (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Stockdale High School class of 2015 (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Stockdale High School class officers (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Tessa Jendrusch Falls City High School salutatorian (June 10, 2015)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Tomorrow's Leaders: Union Valley Christian Academy 2015 graduate (June 10, 2015)
Abrego Lake
DDS Dentures & Dental Services Right-side banner
Hoelschers home
John D. Foster home
Agave Dental
Pat Brown Realtors, Inc. home
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Corner Store
Sherwood Surveying
Cycle Ranch
WCN
Pursch Motors
Caraway Ford
Diva Nails & Spa
Triple R DC Expertsauto chooserVoncille Bielefeld homeHeavenly Touch homeDrama KidsAllstate & McBride Realty

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.