first_imgOn the dotted linePort Isabel High School student-athlete Gabriyella Torres is pictured inside the PIHS gymnasium on Wednesday, Nov. 19 signing a letter of intent to attend the University of San Antonio (UTSA). (Staff photo by Estevan Medrano)By ESTEVAN MEDRANOPort Isabel-South Padre [email protected] Isabel High School senior Gabriyella Torres committed to a scholarship offer by The University of Texas at San Antonio to be a part of their track and field program on Wednesday.Friends and family wearing UTSA shirts surprised her on her big day with flowers and a cake to congratulate her for the accomplishment, and the young scholar officially signed with the university in front of a large crowd of her supporters at the PIHS gymnasium.Want the whole story? Pick up a copy of the Port Isabel-South Padre Press, or subscribe to our E-Edition by clicking here. RelatedTorres Home for the HolidayBy LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS Former Port Isabel High athlete Gabriyella Torres is home for the holidays.  She is a student at University of Texas-San Antonio (UTSA) and is happy to be back in Port Isabel after a successful first semester. “I love it,” Torres told the Press…December 24, 2015In “News”Murchison signs full scholarship with SMUBy ESTEVAN MEDRANO Port Isabel-South Padre Press [email protected] In front of a crowded Port Isabel High School gymnasium, senior Daniella Murchison accepted a full scholarship to join the track and field team at Southern Methodist University this past Wednesday. Murchison, who won gold for girls shot put at the 3A UIL…November 13, 2014In “News”Torres Home for the SummerBy LARRY GAGE Special to the PRESS Former Port Isabel High student-athlete Gabby Torres is home for the summer after completing her freshman year at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA).  She sat down recently with the Press and shared her thoughts on her first year of college.…June 3, 2016In “News” Sharelast_img

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