Monday, June 27, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found

Found: Husky on Hwy. 181 in Floresville near Whataburger. Call 210-997-6010.
Lost purse @ Maverick's Friday night June 24. Please return. No questions asked. Reward. 830-391-4013

VideoLost: Lab/Pit, missing evening of Mon., June 6, between 5-8 p.m., from Shannon Ridge Subdivision, Floresville, his name is Buster. Call 210-331-8966 if found.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Welders needed at Felux Metal Works in Poth. Apply in person. 
Caregivers needed. Call 830-625-0444.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

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


East Central girls fall to Stevens in playoffs

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Wilson County News
February 19, 2014 | 3,532 views | Post a comment

SAN ANTONIO -- After falling to Stevens in the first round of the playoffs, the girls basketball season has come to an end for East Central.

The Hornets finished fourth in District 28-5A, and entered the playoffs with the final spot out of the district. Unfortunately, East Central ran into Stevens in the first round, and was promptly booted from postseason play on the heels of a 61-35 loss.

In the first period of play last Tuesday, Stevens jumped all over East Central, and the Lady Falcons held a huge 20-3 lead after the first eight minutes of play. It was a closer period of play in the second, but Stevens once again outscored the Hornets, and took a 35-12 lead into the locker room for halftime.

East Central continued to improve in the third, but Stevens bettered the Hornets by 3 points, and extended its lead to 26. Both teams dropped in 12 points in the final period of play, but it was over for the Hornets, as the team fell by the final score of 61-35.

Freshman Brittany Rodgers and sophomore Janik Alexander-Smith led the Hornet scoring effort with 9 points and 8 points, respectively. Claudia Flores scored 6, Taylor Lewis scored 5, and Miranda Olmos dropped in 4 points. Savannah Avila tacked on another 3 points on the night.

The loss drops East Central from the playoffs and ends the season for the Hornets. The team finished 10-20 overall, and had a district mark of 3-7 in its first year under Head Coach Ginger Hartman. With so much young talent returning next year, though, the team should be in a better position to contend within the district and beyond.

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
Heavenly Touch homeTriple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride Realty

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.