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Ricklan Holmes coached Seattle's Jeremy Lane at John Tyler

Seven years ago, Jeremy Lane was an All-District defensive back for John Tyler. Ricklan Holmes was his position coach. Holmes is the head coach now and KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about Lane.

Jack Stallard says Hallsville Bobcats might win it all

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked about the Hallsville baseball team. Stallard said...
Longview girls clinch playoff spot with 52-34 win over Pine Tree

Longview girls clinch playoff spot with 52-34 win over Pine Tree

Yasmine Bradley scored 12 points off the bench and Ravan Chism posted a double-double as the Longview Lady Lobos clinched a playoff spot with a 52-34 victory over Pine Tree Tuesday night at the Pirate Center.
Longhorns lose quarterback

Longhorns lose quarterback

Texas has lost the player it once thought would be its quarterback of the future. Now the Longhorns have 10 days to seal the deal on a replacement.
Gilmer quarterback makes surprise commitment

Gilmer quarterback makes surprise commitment

Gilmer quarterback McLane Carter Tuesday night committed to the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio. Michigan's new coach was interested in him, but this Buckeye won't play for the Wolverines.

Kevrin Justice going from Kilgore to Houston

Call it February Football Fever. National Signing Day is February 4. An East Texan is going from Kilgore to H-Town. Kevrin Justice will sign with the Houston Cougars.

Justin Dunning going from Whitehouse to Texas A&M

A Whitehouse Wildcat wore maroon in high school and he'll wear maroon in college. Justin Dunning is going to College Station. He'll sign with Texas A&M.

John Tyler's Jeremy Lane on cover of Sports Illustrated

He used to play at John Tyler. Now he's playing to a national audience. Jeremy Lane is on the cover of Sports Illustrated. The East Texan is featured with four of his Seattle teammates.
Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch does epic (and fake) press conference for Skittles

Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch does epic (and fake) press conference for Skittles

The media can’t get Marshawn Lynch to talk. Maybe they should ask him about Skittles.
Real Madrid under investigation by FIFA regarding 51 under-age transfers

Real Madrid under investigation by FIFA regarding 51 under-age transfers

The world's richest club Real Madrid has come out fighting over football's world governing body's investigation into the club's youth transfer policy.
A&M pitcher, ETX native out with torn ACL

A&M pitcher, ETX native out with torn ACL

According to the Texas A&M sports website, TexAgs, an East Texan and Aggie pitcher is out of commission with an injury
Gilmer celebrates third state championship

Gilmer celebrates third state championship

Gilmer and Ohio State are the only teams in the country to have Buckeyes for their mascot. They both won it all.

Recruiting preview; From Longview to Waco

Signing day will be a week from Wednesday. A Longview running back will sign with the Baylor Bears. He'll wear green in high school and college. JaMycal Hasty had a big year as a junior.
Rangers Fan Fest feeds off new manager, hopeful turnaround

Rangers Fan Fest feeds off new manager, hopeful turnaround

A year ago, Roger and Wanda Wilson of Pleasant Grove were 13th in line at Globe Life Park for the annual Rangers Fan Fest.
Henderson resident travels to Australia for professional disc golf event

Henderson resident travels to Australia for professional disc golf event

John Cloutier just needed to get out of the house. With two grown children leaving — and after a nudge from his wife to find a hobby — Cloutier tried a few different things to occupy his all-of-a-sudden free time.