SHS corrals title with crazy fifth-set comeback

After last Tuesday’s match in Weimar was tied 2-2, the Lady Horns faced a 10-4 deficit in the fifth set that led to head coach Donald Zapalac calling timeout. Following the break in action, Schulenburg responded with an amazing 11-0 run to end the match.

No. 1 Shiner visits Friday

Friday’s regular-season finale at Shorthorn Stadium against No. 1-ranked Shiner will include Parents’ Night as well as the designation as a “pink out” game, which recognizes October as breast cancer awareness month.

Boys’ team, Limbaugh top district XC meet

The Shorthorn cross country team and Lady Horn senior Taylor Limbaugh brought home firstplace finishes from the District 28-2A meet, held on Monday, Oct. 26 at Green-Dickson Park in Shiner.

Harris Ratings’ Football Picks


2A Division I District 13

• Flatonia over Ganado by 4

• Shiner over Schulenburg by 48

• Weimar –open

Upcoming SHS Sports Schedules



• Oct. 29-31 – Bi-District Playoffs – Schulenburg vs. Pettus on Thursday, Oct. 29 at Goliad High School, 7 p.m.

• Nov. 2-3 – Area Playoffs.

Junior Varsity Volleyball


OCT. 20            Gm1  Gm2  Gm3

Weimar              25      25      x

Schulenburg     22      21      x

Lady Horn stats:

Freshman Volleyball


OCT. 23             Gm1  Gm2  Gm3

Schulenburg      25      25      x

Weimar               17      15      x

Lady Horn stats:

Jr. High Volleyball


OCT. 26            Gm1  Gm2  Gm3

8th Grade A       25     25      x

Waelder             12     12       x

Heading into final week, Lady Horns stay in first

With only two matches left to play in the regular season, the Lady Horns maintained their undefeated record and first-place standing in District 27-2A. Schulenburg, at 19-8 on the season after last week, was scheduled to take on second-place Weimar on the road on Tuesday, Oct.