Friday, July 3, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

VideoLost: Cat in Floresville, end of Sutherland Springs Rd., wearing blue flea collar, grey and cream with tabby stripes, my little boy is worried about me. Call 210-216-9634 or 830-393-8496. 

VideoFound 2 year old female Basset Hound at the corner of 360 Shorthorn & 204 Longhorn Rd, Stockdale. Contact Paula at 210-827-9583.

VideoFOUND . Chihuahua mix male. Near SS Water La Vernia. 512-550-1163.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

*Fair Housing notice. All help wanted advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference limitation or discrimination." This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for help wanted ads, which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.
Landscapers needed - fast growing local landscaping company seeking landscape install and maintenance laborers. Install plants, mulch, rock, trim trees, mowing, weed-eating, and much more. We need reliable hard working workers looking to grow with the company. Experience preferred and must be able to provide transportation to and from work. Call 210-267-7005 or 210-215-6476.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

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


Poth Pirettes win Silver tournament bracket at Hays

Poth Pirettes win Silver tournament bracket at Hays
After winning the Silver bracket of the Hays Tournament in Buda, the Poth Pirette varsity basketball team takes a few moments to celebrate.

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
December 12, 2012
1 comment

BUDA -- Playing against Class 4A and 5A schools is nothing new to the Poth Pirette basketball program, so heading to the Hays Tournament Dec. 6, the Pirettes knew the competition would be tough. The team rose to the challenge, though, going 3-1 to win the Silver bracket championship.

The Pirettes faced off against Class 5A New Braunfels in their opening game. They led 34-31 at the half, and finished with a 63-57 victory. Ashley Fuller led the Pirettes with 20 points, followed by Devon Dylla with 15.

Next, the Pirettes were matched up with the Lady Knights of Steele, ranked No. 7 in Class 5A. This proved to be a tough match, as Steele’s speed and athleticism forced many turnovers for the Pirettes. Poth eventually fell, 66-49.

The loss moved the Pirettes to the Silver bracket for further competition. The Pirettes took on Class 4A Austin Stephen F. Austin and had a 37-26 lead at the half. Shelby Yanta led all scoring with 12, and Fuller and Dylla each added 11 points apiece as the Pirettes took the 66-42 win.

Moving to the championship game, the Pirettes faced Class 5A Madison. The Lady Mavs’ speed and quick shooting caused the Pirettes to struggle early on, and Poth was down by 2 at the half. Persistence and teamwork from the entire team led the Pirettes to strong second half play and a 48-42 win. Fuller led all scorers with 13, followed by Dylla with 11. Fuller was named to the all-tournament team.

Poth Head Coach Peggy Hosek was pleased with her team’s tournament showing.

“This was a great tournament for us,” Hosek said. “We grew a lot and overcame some adversities.”

The Pirettes were set to begin district play Dec. 11, as the team traveled to Karnes City to face the Lady Badgers.

Your Opinions and Comments

Ken Semlinger  
Poth, TX  
December 17, 2012 9:34am
Great job ladies! Keep shootin"!!!

Share your comment or opinion 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
Allstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld homeauto chooserDrama KidsHeavenly Touch homeTriple R DC Experts

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