Coastal Bend College soccer player signs with UHV

Coastal Bend College soccer player Jostan Padron signs letter of intent with the University of Houston at Victoria to play soccer in the 2012-2013 school year. Padron is a graduate of Refugio High School. He is the son of David and Maria Padron, and his siblings are Cristian, Monica and Marlen. Padron states his goal after attending UHV is to play soccer professionally.

Coastal Bend College to host powerlifting event

An intramural powerlifting competition will be held at Coastal Bend College in Beeville on Saturday, May 5, 2012. Weigh in starts at 8 a.m. The meet starts at 10:30 a.m. The competition will consist of a full powerlifting meet with the addition of a separate bench press competition at $15 for each event and/or $25 for both events. A participant may enter in one or both of the events. We will generally follow USAPL rules.

Lady Cougars to start softball season on Feb. 4

Coastal Bend College announces its 2012 Lady Cougars softball roster. Coastal Bend College competes in National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 14 in men’s soccer, men’s basketball, women’s softball and women’s volleyball. For more information about college sports, contact CBC Athletic Coordinator Estevan Vasquez at (361) 354-2721 or visit the website at The softball schedule follows.

Coastal Bend College walking trail sections closed over weekend

Parts of the walking trail at Coastal Bend College in Beeville will be closed over the weekend for some finishing touches. Trail users are asked to use caution and obey safety signs.