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Final three East Texas teams eliminated from soccer playoffs

Final three East Texas teams eliminated from soccer playoffs

Top-ranked Frisco Liberty was too much for the Hallsville Bobcats to handle, walking away from Stanridge Stadium with a 7-2 win in a Class 4A Region II semifinal. Frisco Wakeland knocked off Pine Tree, 3-2.
Smarter than your average QB

Smarter than your average QB

Johnny Manziel is better than Blake Bortles and Teddy Bridgewater. At least on the NFL’s famed Wonderlic test.
Mavericks lose to Spurs, drop to 8th in playoff race

Mavericks lose to Spurs, drop to 8th in playoff race

Caught once again in the Spurs’ web, the Mavs couldn’t get untangled and had to crawl home on the short end of a 109-100 score at American Airlines Center.

Reverend Jerome Milton coaches last district meet for Bishop Gorman

He was left to die in a rundown motel. He was placed in a horrible orphanage where he was abused. He was put in 13 different foster homes where he suffered more abuse.
Rangers to give Adrian Beltre a few days to prove he’s healthy

Rangers to give Adrian Beltre a few days to prove he’s healthy

The MRI exam on Adrian Beltre’s left quadriceps muscle revealed only a mild strain, and the Texas Rangers will give him through the weekend before determining if he needs to be placed on the 15-day disabled list.

Former Texas A&M quarterback leading the Apaches in Spring Football

Matt Davis left Aggieland for Tyler Junior College. The quarterback played through injuries last fall. Now he's healthy again and he's making the most of Spring Football with the Apaches.

TJC's Trenia Tillis-Jones talks about winning Coach of Year Award

She turned the Apache Ladies around. She took a team with a losing record last year to the national tournament this year.
East Texas athletes picked for THSCA all-star games

East Texas athletes picked for THSCA all-star games

The Texas High School Coaches Association hosts a coaching school every summer, and along with the clinic are all-star games for football and basketball.
Stars drop continued game against Columbus amid oddities

Stars drop continued game against Columbus amid oddities

The only clear-cut aspect of the game Wednesday between the Dallas Stars and the Columbus Blue Jackets was that Columbus did, in fact, win the game 3-1, claiming the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
Ginobili named NBA’s Tweeter of the Year

Ginobili named NBA’s Tweeter of the Year

Be it posting candid pictures with his young sons or posing math riddles to local high school students, Manu Ginobili is one of the NBA’s most active members on Twitter.
UT's Joe Bergeron takes break from team for 'personal issues'

UT's Joe Bergeron takes break from team for 'personal issues'

Last season, Texas had the luxury of three starter-caliber tailbacks. This spring, the Longhorns are down to one.

Jack Stallard covers a milestone moment at Sabine High School

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He covered a coach winning his 300th game. Mark Comfort reached that milestone at Sabine High School Tuesday night.

Madison Goforth will go forth from All Saints to the University of Dallas

She played softball and soccer in Tyler. She'll play softball in the Metroplex. Madison Goforth signed a scholarship with the University of Dallas Wednesday at All Saints Episcopal School.
White Oak standout chooses St. Gregory’s

White Oak standout chooses St. Gregory’s

Madison Faber made a decision on her college choice last Monday. The White Oak softball standout celebrated by terrorizing opposing pitchers for the remainder of the week.
Cowboys preseason sked announced; look for possibly a shorter training camp stay in Oxnard

Cowboys preseason sked announced; look for possibly a shorter training camp stay in Oxnard

Now that the Cowboys preseason schedule has been announced, the big question is how will it affect the team's training camp practices in California.