Local News Stories
EHS Golf team heads to State
The Eldorado High School golf team held off a stiff challenge from the Iraan and Panhandle teams to place 2nd at the Region 1A Golf Tournament and claim a berth in the State Golf Tourney on May 2 - 3 at the Lions Municipal Golf Course in Austin.
Individual scores and placings were not available at press time.
Four teams competed in the tournament which was played in two rounds.
The Eagles two-round score was 712. That was good enough to place 2nd behind the Rankin Red Devils team that shot a combined score of 676.
The score also placed the Eagles ahead of Iraan and Panhandle by a single stroke. Those two teams returned to the course for a playoff to determine which of them would qualify for state as the 3rd Place team.
Panhandle won the playoff and will advance to state with Rankin and Eldorado.
Cody Bridges hired as County Extension Agent
ELDORADO — Cody Bridges has been named the new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agriculture and natural resources agent for Schleicher County. His hiring was announced by Schleicher County judge Charlie Bradley and Scott Durham, AgriLife Extension administrator in San Angelo.
EHS OAP "The Voice of the Praire" Area Honors
Eldorado High School One Act Play "The Voice of the Prairie" advanced to Regional, Saturday in Midland Area performance. Eldorado will perform Saturday, April 20 at South Plains College, Levelland. Christoval High School OAP also advanced.
Area Honors: Outstanding Crew Lights--Esme Ruezga; Outstanding Crew Sound--Stormi Rinehart; Honorable Mention--Robin Hibbs, Whitney Perez, Ryan Espinosa; All Star Cast -Austin Stapp; Best Actress--Alex McMayon.
Mighty Eagle Band Awards
MORE BAND AWARDS — EHS band seniors show off the plaque the band won with a #1 rating in Concert at the Concert and Sightreading Contest held March 7th in Coleman. They include (L-R) Will Barker, Lori Escobar, Robin Hibbs, Jessica Pasillas and Domingo Garcia. — Photo by Kathy Mankin
EHS advances nine to Regional in UIL academics
Eldorado placed 3rd overall in the 1A UIL Academic District Meet held March 23rd at Irion County High School.
Eldorado will be advancing several teams to Regional in Levelland on April 19th.
Advancing to Regional are: Reed Hariman, Michael Bilbrey, Jessica Pasillas, Stormi Rinehart, Robin Hibbs, Austin Stapp, Ryan Espinosa, Esme Ruezga and Ashleigh Wright.
Individual results are as follows:
Number Sense: 1st Place Team Michael Bilbrey, Ashleigh Wright, Ryan Espinosa and Esme Ruezga. Individual Awards: 2nd Place- Michael Bilbrey; 6th Place- Ashleigh Wright
Current Events: 3rd Place Team: Dalton Buchholz, Magali Mata, West Ramon and Lori Escobar
Computer Applications: 1st Place- Jessica Pasillas.
Mathematics: 1st Place Team: Ashleigh Wright, Jessica Pasillas, Michael Bilbrey and Esme Ruezga. Individual Awards: 2nd Place- Ashleigh Wright
News Writing: 6th Place- Victoria Olivan
Persuasive Speaking: 4th Place- Alex McMayon
Prose: 4th Place- Alex McMayon
Poetry: 2nd Place- Robin Hibbs and 3rd Place- Austin Stapp.
Science: 1st Place Team – Reed Hariman, Michael Bilbrey, Jessica Pasillas and Stormi Rinehart. Individual Awards: 1st Place and top Chemistry- Reed Hariman; 2nd Place- Michael Bilbrey
Social Studies: 6th Place- West Ramon
Spelling and Vocabulary: 3rd Place- Esme Ruezga