Sports

Thu
17
Jan

VHS Brigadettes

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The VHS Brigadettes entertained the fans at the Vidor-Cleveland basketball game Tuesday night with a brief performance to “Tainted Love” by Soft Cell.

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Thu
17
Jan

Pirates still searching for district win after OT loss

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Hunter Messina makes a break for the goal between two Indian defenders Tuesday night in Pirate Gym.

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Morgan Van Metre goes for two Tuesday night as the Pirates battled the Cleveland Indians in a district game.

In spite of a 28 point performance by Gavin Jarrell, the Vidor Pirates fell to the Cleveland Indians 60-56 in overtime Tuesday night at Pirate Gym.

The Pirates maintained a 2-3 point lead throughout most of the first three periods, leading 32-29 at the half and 42-40 as the final period began. With four minutes remaining in the game, the Pirates and Indians were tied 45 all, but an offensive outburst by the Pirates gave them a three point lead, 40-47, with just 1:40 remaining.

The Indians tied the game 50 all with a minute remaining as the Pirates sought to burn the clock and score without enough time for the Indians to answer, but it was not to be as the shot went awry and out of bounds, sending the game into overtime.

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Wed
16
Jan

Cards Sweep Mile Medals at Ted Nelson Invite

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Lady Pirate Megan Hatton dribbles into a shooting position as an Indian tries to block her.

COLLEGE STATION - Taking home the top prize in both the men’s and women’s mile races, Lamar University competed with distinction Friday in the opening day of the 2019 indoor track & field season. The Cardinals totaled 17 Top 10 finishes including the sweep of the gold medals in the mile.

Thai Williams picked up right where she left off on Friday with two Top 10 finishes in the first meet of her senior season. The League City, Texas, native and reigning Southland Conference Indoor Track & Field Women’s Athlete of the Year finished third overall in the women’s 60-meter dash with a time of 7.59 and followed that up with an eighth-place result in the women’s long jump with a distance of 18’ 4 “.

Thu
10
Jan

Pirates still looking for first district win in basketball

VHS Head Boys Basketball Coach Nate Smith discusses tactics during a timeout in a recent game.

land, with a 4-0 district record opened district play for the Pirates on December 18. Playing at home, the Pirates dropped a nine point decision 52-43 to the mid-county team. On December 21, the Pirates played Memorial, (3-1), in Port Arthur and came away with a 72-62 loss and January 4, the Pirates hosted Barbers Hill, (3-0), for a 67-45 loss.

The Pirates played the Eagles close early, but began to fall behind and could not catch up.

Score by quarter was: 22-21 BH after 1, 35-26

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Thu
10
Jan

Lady Pirates slip past Lumberton 63-62 Tuesday

The varsity Lady Pirates traveled to Lumberton Tuesday to battle the Lady Raiders in a nondistrict game and came away with a 63-62 win.

After one quarter, the Lady Raiders were up by five points 16-11, but by the half, the Lady Pirates had fought back to go up by four, 26-22. The second half was as hard fought as the first with Lumberton battling back to hold a 48-46 lead going in to the final quarter of play. After several lead changes, the Lady Pirates chalked up a 63-62 win in the non-district game.

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Wed
09
Jan

Barbers Hill sweeps Pirates, Lady Pirates in basketball

Playing Friday in Mont Belvieu, the Lady Pirates dropped a district match 57-47 to the Lady Eagles.

Coach Shad Smith said the Lady Pirates played well and had a good 4th quarter effort, but Barbers Hill was able to pull away at the end.

Scoring for the Lady Pirates were Americus Evans with 15 points, Chriseline Quirante with 14 and Elizabeth Torres with 11. Morgan Simmons had 12 rebounds in the game.

 

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Wed
09
Jan

Lady Pirates take second in Waller Tournament

Brooklyn Healy

The Vidor Lady Pirates went 4-1, placing second in their class in the Waller Classic Soccer Tournament held Thursday-Saturday.

In their first match Thursday, the Lady Pirates won 3-0 over Lake Creek.

The Lady Pirates scored their first and second goals on a Brooklyn Healy pass to Mallory Chilton. Kinley LaPray scored the Lady Pirates’ third goal in the game.

 

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Thu
03
Jan

Lady Pirates fielding experienced team

Senior Lady Pirate Jaci Mathews gets in the open as she prepares to pass against Kelly last Saturday.

With nine returning starters from last year’s playoff team, the Lady Pirates have plenty of depth and experience to draw on in 2019.

Of the nine returning starters, five are seniors, including 2018 District 21-5A Utility Player of the Year Mallory Chilton and First Team All-District selections Jaci Mathews and Kelsie Droptini. 2018Second team All-District selection Reagan Castilaw is joined by fellow seniors Gracyn Gilbreath and Jillian Simmons.

 

 

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Wed
02
Jan

Hundreds brave weather for Lady Pirates Round Robin

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Lady Pirate Brooklyn Healy, #11, watches as her kick scores for Vidor in their match agains Hardin Jefferson Saturday.

Kelsie Droptini dribbles downfield with a Kelly player looking for a chance to steal.

A brisk North wind mixed with occasional mist and drizzle couldn’t dampen the spirits of hundreds of spectators and players participating in the Vidor Lady Pirates Round Robin Scrimmage held Saturday at the Vidor Junior High School.

Teams from Nederland, Jasper, Hardin-Jefferson, Kelly and Port Arthur Memorial participated in the daylong event.

As for the Lady Pirates, it was the girls first opportunity this season to test themselves against anyone other than an intra-squad opponent.

While the scoreboard was not lit and only the officials kept the time, the Lady Pirates’ overwhelmed Jasper 7-0 and Hardin-Jefferson 5-0.

 

 

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Wed
02
Jan

Pirates take second in Bridge City Classic Basketball Tourney

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PNG Indian Trent Lee gets his hands up as Gavin Jarrell shoots for the Pirates.

The varsity Vidor Pirate placed second in the gold bracket of the Bridge City Classic Basketball Tournament Saturday after falling to the Port Neches Groves Indians in the championship game Saturday.

The nine team tournament featured teams from Bridge City, Hull-Daisetta and Anahuac, Pool A; PNG, Orangefield, Sabine Pass, Pool B; and Vidor, Evadale and Tarkington, Pool C.

Vidor defeated Evadale 56-42 and Tarkington 49-21 on Friday, advancing to play Bridge City, the winner of Pool A and Port Neches-Groves, the winner of Pool B on Saturday to determine the tournament champion.

 

 

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