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Blue squad wins FCA Heart of a Champion Bowl

We are still a few months away from high school football season here in East Texas.
Texas loses to UC Irvine 3-1 at College World Series

Texas loses to UC Irvine 3-1 at College World Series

The Longhorns’ offensive engine picked a terrible time to stall out. The Anteaters broke loose late with three runs in the eighth and captured a 3-1 victory at the College World Series.
Saturday’s Game Postponed, Doubleheader set for Sunday Night

Saturday’s Game Postponed, Doubleheader set for Sunday Night

The Saturday night game between the East Texas Pump Jacks and the Victoria Generals has been postponed due to transportation issues. The game will be made up as a doubleheader Sunday, with the first game kicking off at 6:05 p.m.
Special Father's Day could be in store for Spurs

Special Father's Day could be in store for Spurs

The Spurs are a very family oriented team, and many of the players are dads.
NFL Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll dies

NFL Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll dies

He picked up the Pittsburgh Steelers from the bottom of the pile, and when he finished with them, they had become a fearsome powerhouse.
Kings beat Rangers to win 2nd Stanley Cup

Kings beat Rangers to win 2nd Stanley Cup

Hockey's Los Angeles Kings scored in double overtime Friday night, defeating the New York Rangers 3-2 and winning their second Stanley Cup in three years.

Sabine softball using camp to help stroke victims

On Friday, the Sabine Lady Cardinals held the first “Softball for a Cure” softball camp. The camp helps teach girls about the sports, and the money raised from the camp goes to the American Stroke Association.

Local NFL pro Clint Ingram coaches up East Texas kids

Clint Ingram graduated from Hallsville here in East Texas and went on to play college ball for Oklahoma. He was drafted by the Jaguars in 2006 and played for 6 seasons in the NFL with Jacksonville and New Orleans.
Acadiana shuts out Pump Jacks

Acadiana shuts out Pump Jacks

Three pitchers teamed up for a two-hit shutout as the Acadiana Cane Cutters took a 5-0 victory over the East Texas Pump Jacks Thursday night at Driller Park.  
Heat looking to overcome historic 3-1 Finals deficit

Heat looking to overcome historic 3-1 Finals deficit

The Spurs took a commanding 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series, moving within one game of the franchise’s fifth NBA title. Only eight teams have come back from a 3-1 deficit in any best-of-7 series.
Drake teams up with Astros for his Houston Appreciation Weekend

Drake teams up with Astros for his Houston Appreciation Weekend

Drake’s career took off after Lil Wayne invited him to visit him in Houston, where he eventually had his first sellout concert.

FCA Heart of a Champion Bowl kicks off Saturday

The 4th annual FCA Heart of a Champion Bowl will be played Saturday night in Tyler. Kickoff is 6:30 at Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium in Tyler.
Jason Garrett expects to speak with Kyle Orton soon

Jason Garrett expects to speak with Kyle Orton soon

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said he anticipates having a conversation with backup quarterback Kyle Orton before next week's mandatory minicamp. "I haven’t spoken with him directly," Garrett said Thursday.
Defining road trip? Rangers set to face top three teams in the AL West

Defining road trip? Rangers set to face top three teams in the AL West

By the end of it, the Texas Rangers will still have more than half their games left to play. But this nine-game road trip starting Friday in Seattle could become a season-defining trip.
Texans going back and forth between Keenum, Yates

Texans going back and forth between Keenum, Yates

With Ryan Fitzpatrick the Texans’ expected starting quarterback and rookie Tom Savage making a strong first impression, the team’s backup spot has come down to two QBs: Case Keenum and T.J. Yates.