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Victoria Viet: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Victoria Viet, out Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Victoria is a Junior at Lufkin.
Lady Cardinals going to bat for stroke victims

Lady Cardinals going to bat for stroke victims

On June 13 in Liberty City, Mount and Sabine teammates Kennidee Taylor, Allyson Cook, Heather McCown, Kaitlin Hunter, Kourtlin Hunter, Caitlyn Richard, Cheyenne Bynum, Summer McCarthy, Miranda Cook and Calleigh King will hold the first “S
TCU outlasts Sam Houston State in 22 innings

TCU outlasts Sam Houston State in 22 innings

TCU and Sam Houston State played one for the ages Saturday night. When it was over — at 2:25 a.m. Sunday morning — after 22 innings and nearly seven hours, the Horned Frogs had escaped with a 3-2 win.
Astros narrow candidates for No. 1 pick in draft

Astros narrow candidates for No. 1 pick in draft

The lack of a clear-cut top pick could play into the Astros’ hands Thursday when the team will choose first in baseball’s amateur draft for a record third straight year.
Spurs survive in OT, advance to Finals for rematch with Miami

Spurs survive in OT, advance to Finals for rematch with Miami

Shaking off the loss of their point guard and a fourth-quarter collapse, the Spurs rode Tim Duncan’s back in overtime to reach the Finals with a 112-107 victory over Oklahoma City in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals.
Douglass and Hallsville baseball advance to state tournament

Douglass and Hallsville baseball advance to state tournament

There will be two East Texas baseball teams trying to win a state championship next week. The Douglass Indians got past defending 1A state champion Carlisle to punch their ticket.
12th Annual David Wesley Basketball Camp returns to Longview

12th Annual David Wesley Basketball Camp returns to Longview

Former NBA basketball star, David Wesley, has announced the 12th Annual David Wesley Basketball Camp is returning to his hometown of Longview, TX. The camp takes place at Forest Park Middle School June 20-21, 2014.
Former JT Lion holding 4th annual free speed and agility camp

Former JT Lion holding 4th annual free speed and agility camp

Former John Tyler Lion Teddy Williams will be holding another free camp this Summer in Tyler. The Arizona Cardinal is coming back to his home town for his fourth annual camp.
Harleton’s title dream falls short in 4-3 loss to Weimar

Harleton’s title dream falls short in 4-3 loss to Weimar

Harleton’s run at a Class A state championship came to an end on Thursday, but not before the Ladycats put a scare into defending champion Weimar.
Phil Mickelson investigated in trading probe

Phil Mickelson investigated in trading probe

A wide-ranging insider-trading probe is examining stock trades by golfer Phil Mickelson, investor Carl Icahn and a well-known sports bettor, Billy Walters, law enforcement sources told CNN.
Texas shows no mercy on former rival A&M

Texas shows no mercy on former rival A&M

Nathan Thornhill had career-high seven strikeouts as Texas routed former rival Texas A&M 8-1 in Friday's opener of the Houston Regional at Reckling Park.
Is Dez worth $10 million per season?

Is Dez worth $10 million per season?

Wide receiver Dez Bryant is on record saying he is deserving of a contract extension. The Dallas Cowboys apparently agree.
Texans get approving nod from O’Brien after first week of OTAs

Texans get approving nod from O’Brien after first week of OTAs

New offensive and defensive systems and limited practice time before training camp isn’t the ideal learning situation for a Texans team coming off an NFL-worst 2-14 season.
Hallsville’s Reich, Bailey combine for 3-2 win over Manfield Legacy

Hallsville’s Reich, Bailey combine for 3-2 win over Manfield Legacy

Logan Bailey turned from the mound and pointed at Connor Reich at shortstop.

Douglass Indians shutout Carlisle Indians

One is near Henderson. The other is near Nacogdoches. Carlisle and Douglass always seem to play each other in the state baseball playoffs. Thursday night in Kilgore, they met for the fourth straight year.