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Jonah Gonzales is the Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Jonah Gonzales is the Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. He's a senior shortstop for the Brook Hill Guard. He's won three straight state championships.
Rangers embrace baseball math: 84 is the new 10

Rangers embrace baseball math: 84 is the new 10

Change is inevitable in pro sports. Players grow old. Batting averages turn sour. Yesterday’s local hero is tomorrow’s free agent, signing a contract with the other side.
Wisconsin, Florida earn Final Four berths in NCAA Tournament

Wisconsin, Florida earn Final Four berths in NCAA Tournament

Wisconsin beat Arizona 64-63 on Saturday night and earned a spot in the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The Final Four games will be played Saturday, April 5.
Baseball preview: American League West

Baseball preview: American League West

Texas Rangers. Better, worse or same? Same Why: A lot of turnover, new faces and injuries this spring. The offense is improved, but the rotation is a question mark at the back end.
2014 Astros season preview

2014 Astros season preview

The overview: This season is supposed to bring daybreak for the Astros, a sign that even if they’re bad, they’re no longer the punch line. Position-by-position breakdown: A deeper look at the 2014 Astros roster.
Bradshaw keys 5-1 Longview victory over Tyler Lee

Bradshaw keys 5-1 Longview victory over Tyler Lee

Will Bradshaw battled on the mound and added two run-scoring hits at the plate as Longview picked up a crucial win over Tyler Lee on Saturday.
The baseball gods are angry, but pray for the Rangers

The baseball gods are angry, but pray for the Rangers

Maybe it was Nolan’s Revenge, as colleague Mac Engel was predicting even before Christmas. Maybe it was Kinsler’s Karma. What did Ian know and when did he know it with that “0-and-162” wish?
Rangers close out spring training with loss to Astros

Rangers close out spring training with loss to Astros

The Astros beat the Rangers in the Alamodome Saturday, 13-6. Jesus Guzman hit a two-run homer for Houston in the top of the first. On the next pitch, George Springer his a solo home run.
Dwight Howard out vs. Clippers; listed as day-to-day

Dwight Howard out vs. Clippers; listed as day-to-day

A day after learning their starting point guard will be out, the Rockets starting center said he will be out against the Clippers tonight, too.
Astros, Rockets and Comcast sign mediation agreement

Astros, Rockets and Comcast sign mediation agreement

The Astros, Comcast and Rockets have agreed to allow U.S. District Judge Lynn Hughes to mediate a potential resolution in the Comcast SportsNet Houston bankruptcy case.
SFA junior is finalist for national award

SFA junior is finalist for national award

Junior forward Jacob Parker was named to the 2013-14 Lou Henson All-America team and one of 30 finalists for the 2014 Lou Henson award, announced by the award committee.
Manziel to visit Houston for business, not pleasure

Manziel to visit Houston for business, not pleasure

Johnny Manziel will indeed make the short trek down highways 6 and 290 to visit the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium, Texans general manager Rick Smith told HoustonTexans.com.
Baylor’s season ends with blowout loss to Wisconsin

Baylor’s season ends with blowout loss to Wisconsin

They were outplayed inside. They were missing the few outside looks they got. And, quite simply, they were playing a better all-around team.
Pine Tree grad to race in World of Outlaws event tonight at LoneStar Speedway

Pine Tree grad to race in World of Outlaws event tonight at LoneStar Speedway

Morgan Bagley is living his dream – racing cars against some of the best in the business. Tonight, Bagley will get to do it on a familiar track – LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore.
Cowboys take a look at Manziel

Cowboys take a look at Manziel

Quarterback Johnny Manziel dazzled scouts on Thursday during a pro day workout on the campus of Texas A&M.