Our Sacred Ceremonies|
The Lipan Apache Tribe’s Badger Run
About the 2018 Badger Runners
Meet the 2018 Badger Runners
- Jerry Robledo (North, White Badger, Leader),
- Paloma Diaz (West, Yellow Badger),
- Enrique Cuevas (South, Blue Badger),
- Carlos Garcia (East, Black Badger), and
- Priscilla Flores (Grey Badger 1)
- Andrew Garcia (Grey Badger)
- Daniel Garcia (Grey Badger)
- Ishka Trevino (Grey Badger)
West Yellow Badger:|
My name is Paloma Díaz. My Apache name is Hashkis Yí’Tsidee (Running Dove).
I am 14 years old and a student at Pat Neff Middle School in San Antonio, Texas.
At school, I enjoy competing as a member of the track team and performing as a
member of the theater group. I am also a member of the Junior National Honor Society,
an organization that honors students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas
of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship. Above all, I am PROUD
to be a Lipan Apache and I honored to represent Yellow Badger during the Badger Run
at this year’s Nde Daa Homecoming Pow-Wow!
South Blue Badger:|
Enrique Cuevas is in 11th grade at Edcouch Elsa ISD. He is a member of the Lipan Apache Tribe (of Texas) and is also an active member of
McAllen Grace Brethren Church. And he is active in playing the native drum at Native service. He is fast at learning to play the drum set. In addition,
Enrique excels at sports and an punt a football at 45 yards.
East South Badger:|
My name is Carlos Garcia and I'm a 17yr old senior at Los Fresnos High School.
My hobbies include street racing and playing pool. In the future I would like be a civil engineer.
My name is Paul Garcia and I'm a 17yr old sophomore at Los Fresnos United. My hobbies include riding
horses, planning, & playing pool. In the future I would like to be part of the law enforcement.
My name is Andrew Garcia and I’m a 16 yr old at Los Fresnos United. My hobbies include running and playing pool.
In the future I would like to be part of the law enforcement.
My name is Ishka Trevino and I’m a 14 yr old freshman at Los Fresnos United. My hobbies include soccer,
skateboarding, and playing pool. In the future, I would like to be an aerospace engineer or a pilot.