Tuesday, July 7, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found


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 baby kitten outside my house boy. Free can't not keep already have a lot of animals
Our beloved Gracie is missing since October, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. $1000 reward for safe return. Call with any information, 830-393-9999 or 419-250-9099.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

NOW HIRING - Power Plant Grill, Seguin. ALL POSITIONS. Full-time, part-time, and management. 1-830-379-0000 or info@seguinpowerplant.com.
SS Water Supply is now hiring Meter Reader/Field Technician, full-time position, good driving record, high school graduate, great benefits, starting at $9/hour, opened until filled. Apply at Main Office, 10393 Hwy. 87, La Vernia, TX. 
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Sports


Erica ‘Goose’ Hernandez, Southeastern Louisiana


Erica ‘Goose’ Hernandez, Southeastern Louisiana
Erica Hernandez of Floresville High School is joined by (from left) Coach Theresa Nunn; her father, Carlos; her mother, Michele; and Jaguar Head Coach Greg McWilliams after signing her letter of intent to attend Southeastern Louisiana University and play basketball.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
November 16, 2011
1,839 views
Post a comment

FLORESVILLE -- After lighting up high school opponents as a four-year letterman at Floresville, Erica “Goose” Hernandez will continue to play basketball after graduation as a member of the Southeastern Louisiana University Lion basketball team.

Southeastern Louisiana in Hammond, La., was the best fit for Erica. While she considered other schools, including Texas State, Southern Methodist University, and Wichita State, it was her “automatic bond” with Coach Lori Davis Jones that solidified her decision.

“I just felt really comfortable with the coach, and all of the team,” she said. “I also liked the level of community involvement.”

Erica said Coach Jones runs a program similar to what Coach Greg McWilliams has at Floresville, and she feels it will be a natural transition.

“Erica will have an immediate impact for our program,” Jones said in a press release. “She can score in a variety of ways, handles the ball well, and can really fill it up from long range.

“Erica’s an extremely savvy player and a gym rat,” she added. “We’re excited to have someone with her talents and work ethic join our program for the next four years.”

While her path on the court seems clear, her choice of studies is still a bit foggy. Erica said she isn’t sure what she will major in, but confirmed it won’t be math, her least favorite subject. She is looking forward to the entire college experience, but is most excited about her opportunity to play basketball.

“It will be at a totally different level,” she said. “I’m excited, but nervous too.”

Erica averaged nearly 20 points per game en route to being named the district’s MVP last season, and her focus for the 2011-12 season will be in putting points on the board. With almost 1,800 career points to her credit, she has proven she knows how to get the job done.

“We are very proud of our daughter,” said Erica’s mom, Michele. “She has worked very hard to accomplish her dream of playing basketball at the D-I level, but if you ask her she would tell you that she was just doing what she loves to do -- playing basketball. We are very happy she has chosen Southeastern Louisiana University.”
 

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?

Sports Archives


WCN Football Report
WCN Sports Report SPTS
WCN Volleyball Report
WCN Sports Notice sports
Voncille Bielefeld homeTriple R DC ExpertsHeavenly Touch homeAllstate & McBride Realtyauto chooserDrama Kids

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