Division 31-5a Standings - 2017

District Overall
W L W L T
Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 6 1 14 3 0
Pharr Valley View Tigers 5 0 11 3 0
Rio Grande City Rattlers 3 2 7 6 0
Roma Gladiators 3 2 6 6 0
Laredo Cigarroa Toros 2 3 3 12 0
Laredo Martin Tigers 2 4 5 9 1
Mission Sharyland Rattlers 1 4 6 10 0
Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 1 4 6 11 0
Laredo Nixon Mustangs 1 4 2 11 1

Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots

Team Website:

Coach: Casey Smith(8 Years As Head Coach, 151 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: James Smith, Mario Martinez, Sam Tagle, Chase Deatone

2016 Record: 24-7-1 (11-1 District Champion) Area Finalist

Returning Starters

Noel Vela, 12, LHP/OF/1B -UTRGV (Dist MVP, All State) Eddie Galvan, 12, SS (1st Team All District, All State) Cristian Ramos, 12, RHP/1B (1st Team All Dist, All State) William Pena, 12, C (2nd Team AD) Roman De Leon, 12, UTL (1st Team AD) Jacob Guerrero, 12, OF (Hon Mention AD) Anthony Gonzalez, 11, 3B/C Rick Llanas, 11, UTL (2nd Team AD)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/20 Regular Mission Eagles 11-1(W) 1-0-0
02/23 Regular Georgetown East View Patriots 4-2(L) 1-1-0
02/23 Tournament Dripping Springs Tigers 5-2(W) 2-1-0
02/24 Tournament Waco Midway Panthers 6-4(W) 3-1-0
02/24 Tournament Rockwall Heath Hawks 7-8(L) 3-2-0
02/25 Tournament Rockwall Yellowjackets 2-1(W) 4-2-0
02/28 District Laredo Martin Tigers 10-0(W) 5-2-0
03/02 Tournament Alice Coyotes 10-1(W) 6-2-0
03/02 Tournament Edinburg Bobcats 9-4(W) 7-2-0
03/03 Tournament Mission Eagles 16-1(W) 8-2-0
03/03 Tournament San Antonio Alamo Heights Mules 13-1(W) 9-2-0
03/07 District Roma Gladiators 1-14(W) 10-2-0
03/13 District Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 6-3(W) 11-2-0
03/14 District Laredo Cigarroa Toros 18-0(W) 12-2-0
03/15 District Laredo Nixon Mustangs 5-0(W) 13-2-0
03/21 District Rio Grande City Rattlers 2-1(L) 13-3-0
03/24 District Mission Sharyland Rattlers 5-1(W) 14-3-0

Pharr Valley View Tigers

Team Website:

Coach: Mario Gonzalez(5 Years As Head Coach, 40 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Jose Guerra, Richard Hernandez

2016 Record: 19-9-2 (12-2 District Runner Up) Areal Finalist

Returning Starters

Ediberto Reyes, 11, 3B (.451, 2nd Team All District) Fernando Rodriguez, 11, 2B (20 RBI, 2nd Team AD) Chezzare Gonzalez, 12, P/CF (.466, 1st Team All District) Ricardo Sanchez, 11, SS (.458 District MVP) Rogelio Arratia, 12, P (.360) Felipe Chavez, 11, C (Hon Mention AD) Jared Ornelas, 11, OF (.244)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/21 Regular Hidalgo Pirates 8-4(W) 1-0-0
02/23 Tournament La Joya Coyotes 7-6(W) 2-0-0
02/23 Tournament San Antonio Johnson Jaguars 4-5(L) 2-1-0
02/24 Tournament Beeville Jones Trojans 13-1(W) 3-1-0
02/24 Tournament Corpus Christi Calallen Wildcats 2-10(L) 3-2-0
02/25 Tournament New Braunfels Canyon Cougars 9-3(L) 3-3-0
02/28 District Rio Grande City Rattlers 9-3(W) 4-3-0
03/02 Tournament Edinburg Economedes Jaguars 4-3(W) 5-3-0
03/03 Tournament Brownsville Porter Cowboys 8-5(W) 6-3-0
03/03 Tournament Weslaco East Wildcats 12-4(W) 7-3-0
03/07 District Mission Sharyland Rattlers 4-6(W) 8-3-0
03/15 District Roma Gladiators 6-5(W) 9-3-0
03/21 District Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 4-2(W) 10-3-0
03/24 District Laredo Nixon Mustangs 4-2(W) 11-3-0

Rio Grande City Rattlers

Team Website:

Coach: Roque Cortinas(2 Years As Head Coach, 153 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Arturo Menchaca, Mike Gonzalez

2016 Record: 12-12 (5-5)

Returning Starters

Ruben Sepulveda, 12, P/1B/OF (AD Pitcher of the Year) Jose Gazco, 12, P/CF/SS (1st Team AD OF) J.C. Perez, 12, C (2nd Team AD) Jason Perez, 11, P/OF (2nd Team AD) Javier Gonzalez, 11, OF Jeremy Gorena, 11, OF

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/20 Regular Rio Grande City Grulla Gators 12-1(W) 1-0-0
02/23 Tournament San Antonio Reagan Rattlers 0-8(L) 1-1-0
02/23 Tournament Laredo Alexander Bulldogs 1-10(L) 1-2-0
02/24 Tournament Brownsville Hanna Eagles 7-3(L) 1-3-0
02/24 Tournament Corpus Christi Veterans Memorial Eagles 7-6(W) 2-3-0
02/25 Tournament Edcouch-Elsa Yellowjackets 5-0(W) 3-3-0
02/28 District Pharr Valley View Tigers 9-3(L) 3-4-0
03/02 Tournament Edinburg North Cougars 3-0(L) 3-5-0
03/03 Tournament San Benito Greyhounds 5-3(W) 4-5-0
03/07 District Laredo Martin Tigers 1-12(W) 5-5-0
03/10 District Roma Gladiators 2-1(L) 5-6-0
03/15 District Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 9-17(W) 6-6-0
03/21 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 2-1(W) 7-6-0

Roma Gladiators

Team Website:

Coach: Hector Ochoa(1 Years As Head Coach, Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Jorge Garza, Efrain Ochoa, Angel Garcia, Exiquio Gonzalez, Luis Nava

2016 Record: 11-17 (7-7) Bi District Finalist

Returning Starters

Alex Garza, 12, SS (1st Team AD) Alex Mascorro, 12, 3B/P (District OFF MVP) Jon M Roberson, 12, P/CF - Wylie College (Dist DEF MVP) Jesus Zapata, 12, 1B (Hon Mention AD) Andre Barrera, 11, C/P/1B (Newcomer of the Year) Raul Resendez, 10 UTL Felix Gomez, 10, RF

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/21 Regular Donna Redskins 11-12(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament Robstown Cottonpickers 11-12(W) 1-1-0
02/23 Tournament McAllen Rowe Warriors 8-2(L) 1-2-0
02/24 Tournament San Antonio Holmes Huskies 7-3(L) 1-3-0
02/24 Tournament Harlingen Cardinals 5-2(W) 2-3-0
02/28 District Laredo Nixon Mustangs 2-0(W) 3-3-0
03/02 Tournament Brownsville Veterans Memorial Chargers 9-5(W) 4-3-0
03/02 Tournament La Joya Palmview Lobos 3-2(L) 4-4-0
03/07 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 1-14(L) 4-5-0
03/10 District Rio Grande City Rattlers 2-1(W) 5-5-0
03/15 District Pharr Valley View Tigers 6-5(L) 5-6-0
03/24 District Laredo Cigarroa Toros 10-0(W) 6-6-0

Laredo Cigarroa Toros

Team Website:

Coach: Rudy Rendon(4 Years As Head Coach, 26 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Arthur Nolen, Rey Garcia, Rodolfo Tijerina

2016 Record: 5-18 (5-7)

Returning Starters

Alfredo Flores, 11, P/DH Alan Alarcon, 11, P/SS Genaro Cardenas, 11, INF/OF/P Braulio Bo Paez, 11, 1B/P/C Brandon Martinez, 10, P/INF Gabriel Hernandez, 12, 3B/P Alfredo Sepulveda, 11, C/OF/INC Luis Alvarez, 10, OF

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/23 Tournament Houston Westside Wolves 18-7(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament New Braunfels Canyon Cougars 16-7(L) 0-2-0
02/24 Tournament Del Rio Rams 6-0(L) 0-3-0
02/24 Tournament PSJA North Raiders 5-3(L) 0-4-0
02/24 Tournament Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Bears 5-3(L) 0-5-0
02/25 Tournament Beeville Jones Trojans 0-4(L) 0-6-0
02/28 District Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 5-7(W) 1-6-0
03/02 Tournament Corpus Christi Veterans Memorial Eagles 4-3(L) 1-7-0
03/02 Tournament Agua Dulce Longhorns 0-14(W) 2-7-0
03/03 Tournament Hebbronville Longhorns 6-10(L) 2-8-0
03/03 Tournament Corpus Christi Ray Texans 10-0(L) 2-9-0
03/14 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 18-0(L) 2-10-0
03/15 District Mission Sharyland Rattlers 2-0(W) 3-10-0
03/21 District Laredo Martin Tigers 2-1(L) 3-11-0
03/24 District Roma Gladiators 10-0(L) 3-12-0

Laredo Martin Tigers

Team Website:

Coach: Jorge Tijerina, Jr(18 Years As Head Coach, 260 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Juan Munoz, Rene Segovia, Alejandro Garza

2016 Record: 11-14 (7-7 3rd Place) Bi District Finalist

Returning Starters

Robert Roman, 12, C (.371 1st Team AD) Jan Cabrera, 10, SS/P (.309, 1st Team AD) Kenny Salas, 11, OF/P (.310, 2nd Team AD) Isiquiel Liendo, 12, OF Edgar Hernandez, 10, P

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/23 Tournament Pasadena Dobie Longhorns 5-7(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament San Antonio Brennan Bears 8-1(L) 0-2-0
02/24 Tournament PSJA North Raiders 9-5(L) 0-3-0
02/24 Tournament Corpus Christi Moody Trojans 9-9(T) 0-3-1
02/25 Tournament Uvalde Coyotes 7-6(W) 1-3-1
02/28 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 10-0(L) 1-4-1
03/03 Tournament Bastrop Bears 1-0(L) 1-5-1
03/03 Tournament Austin Lanier Vikings 11-0(W) 2-5-1
03/03 Tournament Austin Travis Rebels 9-4(W) 3-5-1
03/03 Tournament Austin Johnson Jaguars 4-5(L) 3-6-1
03/07 District Rio Grande City Rattlers 1-12(L) 3-7-1
03/14 District Mission Sharyland Rattlers 5-3(W) 4-7-1
03/17 District Laredo Nixon Mustangs 5-1(L) 4-8-1
03/21 District Laredo Cigarroa Toros 2-1(W) 5-8-1
03/24 District Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 11-0(L) 5-9-1

Mission Sharyland Rattlers

Team Website:

Coach: Barton Bickerton(16 Years As Head Coach, 430 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Frank Elizondo, Ryan Soule, Junior Martinez, Gus Henngler

2016 Record: 5-26 (2-16)

Returning Starters

Miguel Cera, 12, OF Juan Lopez, 10, C/2B Damian Moya, 12, P Omar Martinez, 11, P/OF Lalo Salinas, 10, SS

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/21 Regular Brownsville Lopez Lobos 9-8(W) 1-0-0
02/23 Tournament Brownsville Rivera Raiders 8-11(L) 1-1-0
02/23 Tournament San Benito Greyhounds 3-6(L) 1-2-0
02/24 Tournament Mission Eagles 14-4(W) 2-2-0
02/24 Tournament Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 5-8(W) 3-2-0
02/25 Tournament Harlingen Cardinals 6-5(L) 3-3-0
03/02 Tournament Brownsville Lopez Lobos 3-9(W) 4-3-0
03/02 Tournament Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Bears 2-3(L) 4-4-0
03/02 Tournament PSJA Memorial Wolverines 3-9(L) 4-5-0
03/03 Tournament PSJA North Raiders 1-2(L) 4-6-0
03/04 Tournament Brownsville Lopez Lobos 6-0(W) 5-6-0
03/07 District Pharr Valley View Tigers 4-6(L) 5-7-0
03/14 District Laredo Martin Tigers 5-3(L) 5-8-0
03/15 District Laredo Cigarroa Toros 2-0(L) 5-9-0
03/21 District Laredo Nixon Mustangs 9-4(W) 6-9-0
03/24 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 5-1(L) 6-10-0

Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks

Team Website:

Coach: J. Wade McDaniel(3 Years As Head Coach, 31 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Shawn Moes, Eddie Galindo, Fernando Rodriguez, Austin Bickerton

2016 Record: 7-16 (1-11)

Returning Starters

Andrew Ogletree, 12, P/2B Robert Garza, 12, P/OF Alec Garcia, 12, LHP/OF Jacob Rosales, 10, P/SS Johnny Lugo, 10, P/OF Diego Ortiz, 11, 1B/3B Fernando Valdiva, 11, UTL Rigoberto Reyes, 10, C

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/21 Regular La Joya Juarez-Lincoln Huskies 15-5(W) 1-0-0
02/23 Tournament McAllen Memorial Mustangs 14-13(L) 1-1-0
02/23 Tournament PSJA Memorial Wolverines 6-2(L) 1-2-0
02/24 Tournament Mission Sharyland Rattlers 5-8(L) 1-3-0
02/24 Tournament Mercedes Tigers 7-10(W) 2-3-0
02/28 District Laredo Cigarroa Toros 5-7(L) 2-4-0
03/02 Tournament Houston Westside Wolves 6-5(W) 3-4-0
03/02 Tournament Katy Tigers 22-0(L) 3-5-0
03/03 Tournament Ft. Bend Austin Bulldogs 1-9(L) 3-6-0
03/03 Tournament Katy Morton Ranch Mavericks 0-8(L) 3-7-0
03/04 Tournament Cypress Ranch Mustangs 16-0(L) 3-8-0
03/04 Tournament Cypress Springs Panthers 12-0(W) 4-8-0
03/11 Tournament Laredo Nixon Mustangs 5-4(W) 5-8-0
03/13 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 6-3(L) 5-9-0
03/15 District Rio Grande City Rattlers 9-17(L) 5-10-0
03/21 District Pharr Valley View Tigers 4-2(L) 5-11-0
03/24 District Laredo Martin Tigers 11-0(W) 6-11-0

Laredo Nixon Mustangs

Team Website:

Coach: Eddie Cruz(1 Years As Head Coach, Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Pedro Solis, Jason Bonugli, Hector Rogerio

2016 Record: 4-21 (2-12)

Returning Starters

Antonio Buentello, 10, C/INF (Newcomer of the Year) Joe Fasulo, 12, INF- TAMIU JJ Cervantes, 12, OF/P Felipe Vasquez, 11, INF/P (1st Team AD) Alex Amaro Gonzalez, 12, OF Joey Rodriguez, 11, OF

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/23 Tournament Eagle Pass Eagles 8-2(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament Schertz Clemens Buffaloes 5-1(L) 0-2-0
02/24 Tournament Edcouch-Elsa Yellowjackets 4-5(L) 0-3-0
02/24 Tournament Tomball Cougars 7-2(L) 0-4-0
02/25 Tournament Houston Westside Wolves 2-0(L) 0-5-0
02/28 District Roma Gladiators 2-0(L) 0-6-0
03/02 Tournament San Antonio Jay Mustangs 5-3(W) 1-6-0
03/03 Tournament Los Fresnos 6-0(L) 1-7-0
03/03 Tournament Natalia Mustangs 1-1(T) 1-7-1
03/11 Tournament Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks 5-4(L) 1-8-1
03/15 District Mission Veterans Memorial Patriots 5-0(L) 1-9-1
03/17 District Laredo Martin Tigers 5-1(W) 2-9-1
03/21 District Mission Sharyland Rattlers 9-4(L) 2-10-1
03/24 District Pharr Valley View Tigers 4-2(L) 2-11-1