The Port Isabel Tarpons Beat Geronimo Navarro 35-28 in overtime last week. They are now advancing to the fourth round of the state football playoffs for the fourth time since 1981. Port Isabel (10-3) will now take on Bellville in the 3A Region IV final Saturday (tomorrow) at Cabaniss Stadium in Corpus Christi at 6 p.m. Navarro.
The South Padre Island Christmas Parade is being rescheduled to Thursday night, December 13, as a show of support for the Port Isabel High School football team’s advancement to the Class 3A Division II state quarterfinal and anticipated advancement to the semifinal. Additionally, in honor of their outstanding season, the football team has been named Honorary Grand Marshall for the Parade. Make plans to share in the South Padre Island Christmas spirit and to show your support for the Tarpons on Thursday, December 13, at 6:15 p.m.