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Spencer visiting division rivals

Spencer visiting division rivals

Free agent defensive end Anthony Spencer is visiting the New York Giants today, according to numerous reports. Spencer visited the Washington Redskins last week.
Pine Tree Pirates sink Creekview with pitching, defense

Pine Tree Pirates sink Creekview with pitching, defense

A little rain wasn’t enough to prevent the Pine Tree Pirates from getting in some extra work before Tuesday’s district opener.
Arian Foster listens to mom, gets back on Twitter

Arian Foster listens to mom, gets back on Twitter

More than a year ago, Texans running back Arian Foster said good-bye to Twitter. Well, he’s back. Thanks to his mother, Bernadette Sizemore.
SFA heads to NCAA Tournament

SFA heads to NCAA Tournament

With a 69-49 win against Sam Houston St. in the Southland Conference title game, SFA heads to the NCAA Tournament. It is only the second time in school history for the team to play for a title.
Results from girl's state powerlifting meet

Results from girl's state powerlifting meet

Several East Texas schools were competing at the THSWPA State Meet down in Corpus Christi on Saturday. Frankston's Raven Paul can now proudly claim back to back titles in the 220+ lb class.
#6 ETBU softball shuts out LETU

#6 ETBU softball shuts out LETU

Shelby Parker’s 11th and final strikeout of the game set a new career record for K’s at #6 East Texas Baptist University (17-1/14-1 ASC) and capped a 4-0 win over LeTourneau (8-10/5-10 ASC).
Former Texan Ben Tate signs with Browns

Former Texan Ben Tate signs with Browns

The Browns were going to need a running back in the offseason, and everyone knew Tate would leave when he became an unrestricted free agent in March.
Cowboys interested in Weeden

Cowboys interested in Weeden

The Cowboys have interest in quarterback Brandon Weeden, according to sources, and their interest might not be tied to Kyle Orton's future.
East Texas athletes chosen to play in Roundup All-Star Game

East Texas athletes chosen to play in Roundup All-Star Game

Several East Texans have been chosen to participate in the annual Texas Roundup All-Star Game today in Maypearl, including Tatum’s Robbie Rockwell and Avinger’s Jeremiaha Clark.
#1 Thomas More ends UT-Tyler's title run

#1 Thomas More ends UT-Tyler's title run

The UT-Tyler women's basketball team fell to #1 ranked and undefeated Thomas More 73-61 Friday night. The Patriots made it to the round of 16 in the NCAA Division III Tournament.
SFA one win away from NCAA Tournament

SFA one win away from NCAA Tournament

It didn't come easy, but SFA beat Northwestern State for a third time this season. The Lumberjacks 85-78 win, puts them in the Southland Conference Championship Game.
Tyler Lee's Brandon Pettigrew gets new deal

Tyler Lee's Brandon Pettigrew gets new deal

Former Tyler Lee Red Raider Brandon Pettigrew is getting a new deal in Detroit. This from NBCSports.com:
ET Baseball: Chapel Hill slips past Spring Hill

ET Baseball: Chapel Hill slips past Spring Hill

In the first battle of the Hills in 16-3A, it was an all-out war on the hill. In the end, it was Chapel Hill’s day.
150 youth basketball teams in Longview for state tournament

150 youth basketball teams in Longview for state tournament

The Longview Parks and Recreation Department will host 150 youth basketball teams from across Texas during the TAAF Youth Basketball State Tournament.
FC Dallas partners with Tyler Azzurri Soccer Club

FC Dallas partners with Tyler Azzurri Soccer Club

Several of the Tyler area local clubs have joined together to bring the FC Dallas Youth Soccer Program, along with its MLS headship team, to the Tyler area.