For the second year in row Paige Hofstad has won the Nike South Regional XC Meet and will represent New Braunfels XC at Nike Cross Nationals in Portland Oregon. Last year the Unicorn XC girls won the 5 state regional as a team, this year the team placed 7th. Only the top 2 teams advance from regionals to nationals, leaving Paige to compete as an individual in Portland.
The NBHS All Sports Booster Club would like to congratulate the 7 Unicorn athletes who signed their National Letters of Intent to participate in NCAA athletics on scholarship!
These athletes’ combination of dedication, talent, and hard work have enabled them to see success both on the field\court and in the classroom to the degree that they will do so at the collegiate level next season!
Athletes signing NLI’s:
James McArthur signed letter of intent to play baseball at the University of Mississippi.
Emily Wilson signed with the University of Incarnate Word (UIW) to be part of the cross country and track team.
Keomi Hamlin signed a letter of intent with Colorado Christian University (CCU) to run cross country and track.
Jason Lopez signed a letter of intent to play golf with Schreiner University.
Caitlin Brown signed a letter of intent to play golf for Dallas Baptist University (DBU).
Henry Gordon signed a letter of intent to play tennis for Texas A&M University.
Amanda Gonzales received a scholarship to The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) to play volleyball for the RoadRunners.
The Unicorn girls Cross Country team defended it’s Region IV AAAAAA championship this morning in dominant fashion. The Unicorn runners scored an impressive 66 total team points – a 60 point margin over the 2nd place team finishers. See the complete results here.
Overall it was an impressive showing for Comal county teams as the Unicorns, Smithson Valley Rangers, and Canyon Cougars went 1,2, and 3 for the girls 6A XC and the Canyon boys won the regional 6A title.