first_imgBy LARRY GAGESpecial to the PRESSThe Port Isabel Lady Tarpons hoops squad went down, 54-36, against the Hidalgo Lady Pirates Tuesday night at Tarpon Gym.The Lady Tarpons are now 3-3 in district play. Hidalgo improves to 6-0.“They’re 6-0 in district for a reason,” Lady Tarpons Head Coach Hannah Burleson said after the game. “We knew we had our hands full coming into the game. I think we stuck to our game plan in the first half. We were right there with them. In the second half we couldn’t buy a basket to save our life,” she said.Want the whole story? Pick up a copy of the Port Isabel-South Padre Press, or subscribe to our E-Edition by clicking here. Share RelatedTarpons Go Down, 66-52, at GrullaBy LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Tarpons lost 66-52 to Grulla on the road Tuesday night in the second district game for both teams. Port Isabel never led but after trailing by 17 points, 36-19 at the half, P.I. outscored the Gators 33-30 in the second…January 8, 2016In “News”Lady Tarpons clinch playoff spotBy LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Lady Tarpon varsity hoops squad won their third straight district contest of the season Tuesday night, taking the measure of the Hidalgo Lady Pirates on the road, 46-39. In so doing the team guaranteed itself a playoff spot with one…January 31, 2013In “Sports”Lady Tarpons Eliminated in Bi-districtBy LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS The Port Isabel Lady Tarpons hoops squad was eliminated in the first round of the 2015 playoffs on Tuesday night by Corpus Christi West Oso. The final score of the bi-district contest, played at Riviera, was 47-36. The game was close in the…February 20, 2015In “News”last_img