El Paso County Commissioner Pct. 1

March 2016 - Posts

Commissioner Leon Recognizes March 21, 2016 as “Lady Knights Wrestling Day”


On March 21, 2016 Commissioner Leon and the court recognized head coach Anthony Carter who led the Lady Knights Girls Wrestling team to a new record in the Texas University Interscholastic League Girls State Tournament by winning with 175.5 points. The Lady Knights clinched their third straight title in the 5A state tournament in Cypress, Texas on February 21, 2016. Hanks High School seized the previous state record when they won their second title with 154 points. The Lady Knights were victorious in the District 2-5A title and the Class 5A Region I title in the 2016 season. Congratulations Lady Knights!




Sportspark Close to Completion


Located on the far Eastside of El Paso, the Sportspark is merely days away from completion. Commissioner Leon, El Paso County department heads and Jordan Foster attended the final walk-thru before unveiling the beautiful completed park to all El Paso residents. Commissioner Leon states, “our constituents deserve and now have the finest Sportspark in the region.” The Sportspark is a vital sports center in El Paso as it holds competitive sports leagues for athletes of all ages, and Leon could not be more proud to house this center in Precinct 1.