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Baylor golf coach recommended for Tyler ISD AD position

Baylor golf coach recommended for Tyler ISD AD position

Tyler ISD will recommend the hiring of Greg Priest as its new athletic director during the June 23 Board of Trustees meeting to be held in the Davidson Conference Room at the Plyler Instructional Complex.
Ginobili said he was poked in eye before critical turnover

Ginobili said he was poked in eye before critical turnover

Spurs guard Manu Ginobili had a difficult finish in Game 2 with three consecutive missed shots and a turnover before hitting a 3-pointer at the buzzer that pulled San Antonio within its final margin of 98-96.
Rangers bought hype on Profar too soon

Rangers bought hype on Profar too soon

Baseball America is not to blame for Jurickson Profar, but where is all of that love for the “best hitting prospect” in baseball?
Texans could release a quarterback before training camp

Texans could release a quarterback before training camp

The Texans may enter training camp with only three quarterbacks, coach Bill O’Brien said Monday at NRG Stadium.
Bombers blank ET Pump Jacks, 2-0

Bombers blank ET Pump Jacks, 2-0

Jack McDavid and two relievers combined to pitch a three-hit shutout, and the Brazos Valley Bombers rebounded from a walk-off loss on Saturday with a 2-0 Texas Collegiate League win over the East Texas Pump Jacks on Sunday at Driller Park.
TCU and Pepperdine meet Monday, winner to CWS

TCU and Pepperdine meet Monday, winner to CWS

The TCU baseball season comes down to a winner-take-all affair Monday afternoon.
Texas Tech advances to first ever CWS

Texas Tech advances to first ever CWS

For the first time in school history, the Texas Tech Red Raiders will be heading to Omaha and the College World Series.
Mitch Moreland sidelined at least three months

Mitch Moreland sidelined at least three months

Mitch Moreland is the latest casualty for the Texas Rangers in a season filled with injuries.
Pump Jacks edge Bombers in 10 innings

Pump Jacks edge Bombers in 10 innings

Another extra-inning contest, another walk-off win for the East Texas Pump Jacks. On Saturday night, Drew McLaughlin made sure it only went 10 innings.
Rafael Nadal clinches record ninth French Open title

Rafael Nadal clinches record ninth French Open title

No matter whatever else happens in tennis' clay-court season, Rafael Nadal is almost an automatic at the French Open.
Tonalist wins Belmont Stakes, denies California Chrome the Triple Crown

Tonalist wins Belmont Stakes, denies California Chrome the Triple Crown

Tonalist won the 146th Belmont Stakes Saturday, denying the favored California Chrome the elusive Triple Crown of U.S. horse racing.
On to Omaha! Texas advances to College World Series

On to Omaha! Texas advances to College World Series

After scuffling through an embarrassing season in 2012 and a subpar 2013, Texas coach Augie Garrido boasted this February that if you were going to play the Longhorns, “you better bolt your ass down.”
Manziel one of several East Texans picked up in final day of MLB draft

Manziel one of several East Texans picked up in final day of MLB draft

A couple East Texas natives were drafted on Suday during the final rounds of the MLB draft. Jason Jester has played for Hallsville high school, Tyler Junior College, the East Texas Pump Jacks and Texas A&M.
Spurs seek to clean up mistakes for Game 2

Spurs seek to clean up mistakes for Game 2

The Spurs were virtually flawless down the stretch in Game 1 of the Finals, hitting 14 of 16 shots in the fourth quarter to rally from seven points down and beat Miami going away, 110-95.
East Texas area summer sports camps

East Texas area summer sports camps

There are dozens of local sports camps going on this summer. From basketball and football to tennis and volleyball, and everything in between.