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Wednesday’s Signing Day likely marked end of era

Wednesday’s Signing Day likely marked end of era

Wednesday’s National Signing Day likely marked the end of an era in football recruiting.

TJC's 2015 football signing class touts some noticeable East Texas names

 To compete in the Southwest Junior College football conference, TJC head coach Danny Palmer knows you have to start up front.
13 John Tyler Lions make All-State team

13 John Tyler Lions make All-State team

John Tyler went to the semifinals last season. JT had 15 Lions sign college football scholarships Wednesday. Big Bad John had 13 players named to the All-State team Thursday.
Best Texas college football recruiting classes since 2000

Best Texas college football recruiting classes since 2000

National Signing Day came and went Wednesday.

Signing Day at John Tyler, Lee, Longview and Lufkin

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner saw history Wednesday at John Tyler. A school-record 15 Lions signed college football scholarships.

Gilmer's Carter and Boyd discuss signing day decisions

 The Gilmer Buckeyes had six players sign on Wednesday, the seventh, Blake Lynch, had already signed at Baylor and couldn't make it. Amongst the signees two stood out.

Signing Day at Arp, Kilgore, Spring Hill and White Oak

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner got the first signee of Signing Day. He was in Arp before sunrise to catch up with Tyrone Hunt. The Arp senior signed with Baylor.
SFA signing day

SFA signing day

Stephen F. Austin head football coach Clint Conque announced the addition of 21 players to the 2015 Lumberjack football roster on National Signing Day.
Gladewater's Mack named Defensive Player of the Year

Gladewater's Mack named Defensive Player of the Year

Daylon Mack’s big day got a little bigger on Wednesday.

Daylon Mack chooses Texas A&M

Gladewater's defensive All-American Daylon Mack decided Wednesday to take his talents to Texas A&M.
Report: Cowboys' Joseph Randle arrested in Kansas

Report: Cowboys' Joseph Randle arrested in Kansas

According to Kansas TV station KAKE, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle was arrested in his hometown of Wichita early Wednesday.
LIST: ETX recruits sign letters of intent on National Signing Day

LIST: ETX recruits sign letters of intent on National Signing Day

Recruits across East Texas and the nation have officially signed letters of intent to play athletics at the collegiate level. KETK was there as dreams came true across the "Piney Woods."
Brandon Belt gets new contract with World Series champions

Brandon Belt gets new contract with World Series champions

An East Texan will continue to play on the West Coast. Brandon Belt, the Giants' first baseman from Hudson, has a new one-year deal with San Francisco.
Mineola Yellowjackets have nine All-Staters

Mineola Yellowjackets have nine All-Staters

Mineola went to the state championship game for the first time. The Yellowjackets have been rewarded with nine All-Starters.

Michelle Obach comes home to lead UT Tyler

Michelle Obach used to play for Bishop Gorman. She was All-State in high school and she was the East Texas Player of the Year. Obach played for Merrimack College near Boston.