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Lady Pirates open with win
The Lady Pirates opened their 2015 volleyball season with a straight-set win over Refugio, 26-24, 25-14, 30-28. Allison Perez had 17 hits and 10 kills to lead the Lady Pirates. Monique Alvarado log...
Aug 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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MISD showed their back-to-school spirit
The Mathis ISD pep rally to kick off the 2015-2016 school year had a last-minute change of venue to the Mathis High School gym, and a change of keynote speaker to Benny Hernandez, the new superinte...
Aug 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pirates visit Banquete in 2015 season opener
Friday night signals the start of the 2015 Pirate football season with a road trip up Farm-to-Market Road 666 to Banquete. The Bulldogs have a load of veterans returning from last season’s lacklust...
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Landslide victory as Ramsey named Player of the Year
Special to the Mathis News Ask any South Texas softball coach who is the hardest out in the area, and you’ll find that a majority of them will give you the same answer: Gregory-Portland’s Kiani Ram...
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ladycats squeeze past Ray in five games
PORTLAND – The Gregory-Portland Ladycat volleyball team needed five games last Wednesday to get past Ray at Wildcat Gym 25-22, 25-15, 26-28, 23-25 and 15-13. G-P won the first two games of the matc...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taking it to the air
Quarterback Michael Perez looks for a receiver in action during Friday’s scrimmage with San Diego. The Pirates will travel to Hebbronville on Thursday for their final preseason tune-up.
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pirates season football tickets now on sale
Aug 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Mathis High School Pirate football tickets can be purchased at the Mathis ISD Administrative Building, 602 E. San Patricio Ave., from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Current season ticke...
Smash and Grab
Aug 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Karl Gibson II (left) leads the charge as the Pirate defense sacked the San Diego quarterback in their first preseason scrimmage last week at Pirate Stadium.
Sinton bests Ladycats in season opener
by Rudy Rivera
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Sinton Lady Pirates opened their 2015 campaign with a 25-23, 15-25, 25-19, 28-26 win over Gregory-Portland at Wildcat Gym Tuesday night. In game one, G-P took a 2-1 lead after a kill by Madison...
Middle School schedules football equipment pickup times for Thursday
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
On Thursday, Aug. 20, all middle school athletes who plan on playing football will need to come and pick up their equipment before school starts. This will allow the team to practice on the first d...
Castellano, Kasprzyk win top hardball awards
by Kevin J. Keller
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Special to the Mathis News Refugio senior Tyler Castellano was never the biggest kid or the strongest on the field. That didn’t stop the 5-foot-6-inch, 150-pounder from casting an enormous shadow w...
Boosters offer new 2015 Pirate spirit gear
Aug 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Upcoming Mathis High School students got a peek at the new spirit gear being offered by the athletic booster club on Tuesday during registration. The boosters were selling a number of new spirit sh...