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Coach gets 300th win; Sabine no-hits Winona

Coach gets 300th win; Sabine no-hits Winona

Mark Comfort has coached in his share of nail-biters during a long career on the softball diamond.
East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

He's from Hudson, near Lufkin. And he's hot. Brandon Belt has started the new season on a home run tear. The East Texan Tuesday tagged his fifth homer of the year.
Arlington, AT&T Stadium deliver big in the college basketball spotlight

Arlington, AT&T Stadium deliver big in the college basketball spotlight

For the players and fans alike, Final Four weekend wasn’t about watching basketball in an intimate setting. Rather, it was a chance to be part of a record-setting crowd, and a witness to an unforgettable moment in sports history.
Do the Astros have too many retired numbers?

Do the Astros have too many retired numbers?

Shortly after Roy Oswalt and Lance Berkman signed their one-day personal services contracts to retire as Astros on Saturday, the manager who ushered them into the majors made valid cases for retiring Nos. 44 and 17 in Houston.
ET Baseball Notebook: Perfect Brightwell, dominant Dotson take top accolades

ET Baseball Notebook: Perfect Brightwell, dominant Dotson take top accolades

Carlisle’s Zach Brightwell was perfect, and Henderson’s Conner Dotson beat up on the competition at the plate last week.

East Texans prepare to compete in Las Vegas pool tournament

At the end of the April, 19 East Texans will be heading to Las Vegas to compete in the American Poolplayers Association 'National Singles Championships'. The winner will take home $250,000.
TJC's Trenia Tillis Jones wilns first annual Pat Summitt Award as the top junior college coach in country

TJC's Trenia Tillis Jones wilns first annual Pat Summitt Award as the top junior college coach in country

Trenia Tillis Jones of Tyler Junior College was presented the inaugural Pat Summitt Trophy as the 2014 Russell Athletic/WBCA Junior College/Community College National Coach of the Year, the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) anno
Logano shines at Duck Commander 500

Logano shines at Duck Commander 500

Joey Logano, a 23-year-old from Middletown, Conn., won the Duck Commander 500 NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway on Monday, overtaking Jeff Gordon in a green-white-checkered finish that threatened his day.
Angels rout Astros 9-1 in series finale

Angels rout Astros 9-1 in series finale

Given a chance to validate the optimism they created while winning their first two games of the season, the Astros closed out their first homestand of the year in disastrous fashion Monday afternoon at Minute Maid Park.
Johnny Manziel, Blake Bortles scheduled to visit Texans

Johnny Manziel, Blake Bortles scheduled to visit Texans

Johnny Manziel and Blake Bortles will be among the quarterbacks coming to Houston to visit with the Texans. Bortles is scheduled to visit the Texans on April 15-16. Manziel visits on April 21-22.
Rain forces NASCAR to race Monday

Rain forces NASCAR to race Monday

The Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway was supposed to be run Sunday afternoon, but heavy rain forced NASCAR to postpone the race. The new green flag start time is 11:00 AM on Monday.

Brittany Conway: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Brittany Conway, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Brittany is a pole vaulter for Pine Tree.
Yu Darvish, Elvis Andrus lift Rangers to 3-0 victory

Yu Darvish, Elvis Andrus lift Rangers to 3-0 victory

Yu Darvish also became the fastest starting pitcher in big-league history to reach 500 career strikeouts, doing so in 401 2/3 innings to eclipse the mark of 404 2/3 innings by former Grand Prairie High star Kerry Wood.
Matt Jones sneaks up on Kuchar to win Shell Houston Open

Matt Jones sneaks up on Kuchar to win Shell Houston Open

Matt Jones locked up his first Masters berth, his first PGA Tour championship and his first million-dollar payday by holing out from 42 yards away on the first playoff hole Sunday to snatch a seemingly certain victory in the Shell Houston Open
Kentucky, Connecticut to play for NCAA championship

Kentucky, Connecticut to play for NCAA championship

So it comes down to Kentucky and Connecticut.