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Tyler Lee coach stepping down

Tyler ISD Athletic Director Rod Kaspar tells KETK that Tyler Lee boy's basketball coach Alan Johnston has turned in a letter of resignation, and is stepping away from the program.

SFA, Texas College hold pro days

Several East Texas schools held pro days this week. It's a chance for their football players to work out in front of NFL scouts, and hopefully get noticed for the upcoming draft.
SFA's Underwood Wins 2014 Joe B. Hall Award

SFA's Underwood Wins 2014 Joe B. Hall Award

Stephen F. Austin head men’s basketball coach Brad Underwood was named the recipient of the 2014 Joe B. Hall award, given to the nation’s top first-year coach, at the CollegeInsider.com Awards Banquet in Dallas.
Hallsville knocks Kilgore out of soccer playoffs, 3-2

Hallsville knocks Kilgore out of soccer playoffs, 3-2

The third time is the charm for the Hallsville Bobcats.
John Tyler and Tyler Lee soccer eliminated from playoffs

John Tyler and Tyler Lee soccer eliminated from playoffs

The Pine Tree Pirates rallied from an early deficit to take a 2-1 overtime victory over John Tyler in the sectional round of the Class 4A soccer playoffs Thursday night at Pirate Stadium.
COMING HOME: Former Gladewater star athlete named Bears' offensive coordinator

COMING HOME: Former Gladewater star athlete named Bears' offensive coordinator

There's no place like home and that's exactly how former Gladewater High School star athlete Johnny Louvier feels. Louvier has been named the Bears' offensive coordinator and quarterback coach.
Gladewater rodeo arena welcomes kart racing for first time

Gladewater rodeo arena welcomes kart racing for first time

A different type of horsepower is taking over the Gladewater Round-Up Rodeo Arena this weekend.
 Boomer Esiason said an athlete's wife should have scheduled C-section to avoid game

Boomer Esiason said an athlete's wife should have scheduled C-section to avoid game

After Daniel Murphy of the Mets missed two games this season to attend his son's birth, Boomer Esiason said an athlete's wife should have scheduled C-section to avoid missing any games.
Bob Davis Resigns as the LeTourneau Head Men's Basketball Coach

Bob Davis Resigns as the LeTourneau Head Men's Basketball Coach

LeTourneau University Athletic Director, Terri Deike, announced on Wednesday the resignation of head men's basketball coach Bob Davis.
Owen Daniels signs with Ravens, to be reunited with Gary Kubiak

Owen Daniels signs with Ravens, to be reunited with Gary Kubiak

Former Texans tight end Owen Daniels has agreed to a contract with the Baltimore Ravens.

Tatum boys basketball coach accepts job at Morton Ranch High School

Tatum boys basketball coach Brett Carr has accepted the boys basketball head coaching job at Morton Ranch High School in Katy.
Azalea Orthopedics Announces Coaches and Team Members for 2014 All-Star Classic Game

Azalea Orthopedics Announces Coaches and Team Members for 2014 All-Star Classic Game

The Azalea Orthopedics All-Star high school basketball games have been set for April 12, 2014 in the Wagstaff Gymnasium on the Tyler Junior College campus. The game, which is in its eleventh year, is sponsored by Azalea Orthopedics.
Darvish and Fielder make list for best selling jerseys

Darvish and Fielder make list for best selling jerseys

World Series MVP David Ortiz tops the current list of most popular MLB player jerseys, which features many of the top performers during the 2013 Postseason, offseason newsmakers as well as some of the brightest young stars in the game.
Soccer Playoffs resume tonight for Pine Tree, Hallsville, Kilgore boys

Soccer Playoffs resume tonight for Pine Tree, Hallsville, Kilgore boys

The Pine Tree-John Tyler contest will be the first game of a doubleheader. A matchup of district foes Kilgore and Hallsville will follow at Pirate Stadium.

Racing against the odds

Steve Torrence from Kilgore has been drag racing since he was 15 years old, and last weekend he set a track speed record at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.