Wildcats score early, often in rout of Lamar Consol.
TheFacts.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0500
ANGLETON — The Lamar Consolidated defense couldn’t keep up with a lightning quick Wildcat attack on Friday.
Locals advance to region meet
TheFacts.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0500
SUGAR LAND — Thursday’s District 28-4A Cross Country Meet turned out some good times and places for Sweeny, Brazosport and Columbia teams.
Police Beat-Evading arrest
baytownsun.com/ / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Tascosa squads score sweep in District 2-6A cross country
amarillo.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:41:16 +0000
Tascosa didn’t just have a good day running at the District 2-6A cross country meet in Lubbock on Thursday.
It was a great day.
Tascosa puts its signature all over the meet in winning the individual and team girls and boys titles.
The Tascosa boys held off Amarillo High, 47-49, in winning their ninth consecutive district title. The winning performance was led by a blistering 15:02 first-place effort by sophomore Briggs Wittlake over the 3.1 mile Mae Simmons Park course in Lubbock.
College football notebook: Roadrunners sport most veteran team in the country
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:14:07 MDT
UTSA has the nation's largest senior class with 36 players in it, and exactly half are in their fifth year at the school and participated in the practice season in 2010.
Championship window might be closing for Thunder
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:30:13 +0000
OKLAHOMA CITY — The future looks bright for the Oklahoma City Thunder. It’s unclear how long it will stay that way.
That may sound strange looking at the talented trio of Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka — all 26 or younger — and even younger talents Reggie Jackson and Steven Adams on the rise.
The franchise has its usual expectation of making a deep playoff run. No surprise there, not after trips to the Western Conference Finals three of the past four years and an NBA Finals appearance in 2012.
High school football: Taff leads Randall past Dumas
amarillo.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:52:16 +0000
Quarterback Brett Taff kept getting it done in a 38-10 win over Dumas to remain undefeated in District 3-5A high school football action Friday night in Dumas.
Taff ran for three touchdowns and threw for two more to put the game out of reach. Taff had scoring runs of 4, 10 and 40 yards and touchdown passes of 36 and 72 yards to Logan Nix.
Randall clinched a playoff berth.
Randall 14 14 0 10 — 38
Dumas 0 3 0 7 — 10
R—Brett Taff 10 run (Nick Dominguez kick)
R—Logan Nix 72 pass from Taff (Dominguez kick)
R—Taff 4 run (Dominguez kick)
HS VOLLEYBALL: Loss ends Lee’s postseason hopes
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:57:00 -0500
Abilene High eliminated the Lee volleyball team from playoff contention with a three-set victory, 25-18, 25-10, 25-11 on Friday at the Lee High School gymnasium.
HS FOOTBALL: No. 6 Stephenville vs. Big Spring Live Recap
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:00:00 -0500
Final: Big Spring 64, Stephenville 57. Big Spring improves to 6-1, 2-0 in district, while Stephenville falls to 6-2, 1-1.
Local sports briefly
lubbockonline.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 05:28:42 +0000
LCU volleyball falls to West Texas A&M
Attack errors riddled Lubbock Christian in a four-set loss to No. 25 West Texas A&M at the Rip Griffin Center, allowing the Lady Buffs to accumulate 15 blocks against the Lady Chaps and extend WT’s win streak to six over LCU dating to 2010.
Texas Tech tandem upsets LSU duo
HS FOOTBALL: Mojo makes 4th quarter come back to beat MHS
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:52:00 -0500
ODESSA — Midland stymied Odessa Permian all evening through the air, with Panthers quarterback Heath Wood completing three passes over 11 yards the entire evening.
Oklahoma State sues former assistant now at Texas
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:32:12 +0000
AUSTIN — Who’s calling the plays for the Texas Longhorns this season? It may take a lawsuit by Oklahoma State against Texas assistant coach Joe Wickline to find out.
Wickline’s former employer has sued him in Payne County, Oklahoma, seeking nearly $600,000 it says he owes the school. Wickline this week countersued in Austin, saying Oklahoma State has caused him injury and mental anguish and is trying to interfere with his Texas contract.
Canyon hangs on against Palo Duro
amarillo.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:58:47 +0000
There might not be any profound statements by the Canyon Eagles when it comes to winning district football games, they just find a way to go out and do it.
And at the end of Friday night that latest win gave them another playoff berth.
For the third straight District 3-5A game, Canyon was in a close contest, this time against the Palo Duro Dons. And for the third straight game they came out with a win, as Derrick Spencer’s 29-yard touchdown run with 2:27 to go lifted the Eagles to a 38-31 victory at Happy State Bank Field at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium.
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