Weslaco Celebrates State and National Competitors


In a moment of collective pride, Mayor David Suarez and the Weslaco City Commissioners extended their heartfelt congratulations to outstanding individuals who have brought honor to the city through their remarkable accomplishments. Weslaco is shining brightly thanks to the achievements of these exceptional athletes, who have displayed their talents on various stages.

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Commendations are due to the dedicated athletes who represented Weslaco at the state level of the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) competitions. These individuals stand as a testament to unwavering dedication and spirit. Their journey to the state competition serves as a reminder that hard work and determination are the foundational blocks of success. Their feats reflect the ethos of perseverance and passion that propels them forward, inspiring others in the community.

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Moreover, Weslaco takes immense pride in the outstanding achievements of the Weslaco Little League Intermediate and Senior teams. Their hard-fought victories have brought glory to the city, as they emerged as Texas West Intermediate 50/70 Baseball Champions and Southwest Champions. Their remarkable teamwork, commitment, and skill have positioned them at the impressive 4th rank in the nation. These young athletes have proven that when united in purpose, a community can achieve greatness.

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The pinnacle of their journey was competing on the global stage at the World Series, an achievement that symbolizes the indomitable spirit of Weslaco. This accomplishment has not only showcased their athletic prowess but also united the community in jubilation. These achievements highlight the city's values of perseverance, unity, and the relentless pursuit of excellence.

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Mayor David Suarez and the City Commissioners applaud these athletes for their dedication and exceptional achievements. Their victories resonate with every Weslaco resident, offering a beacon of hope and inspiration. Their success underscores the message that with hard work, determination, and unwavering commitment, dreams are attainable.

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As the city celebrates these extraordinary accomplishments, it is clear that the achievements of these athletes have illuminated the spirit of Weslaco, inspiring both present and future generations to strive for excellence.

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by Maggie Perez, City of Weslaco