AREA HS FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: ‘Huge’ victory over Stanton has Coahoma riding high
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:03:00 -0500
Angleton heads to district cross country meet
TheFacts.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0500
The road to Austin starts today and Thursday for cross country teams in southern Brazoria County as district meets get going.
Stars rip Canucks
lubbockonline.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:27:49 +0000
DALLAS (AP) — Erik Cole scored two goals, Kari Lehtonen made 43 saves and the Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night.
Dallas scored five goals on only 12 shots against Vancouver starting goalie Ryan Miller to drive him from the game just 1:17 into the second period. He entered the game with a 3-0-0 record and 1.95 goals against average.
Cole gave the Stars leads of 2-0 in the first period and 6-1 in the second. It was his first two-goal game since last New Year’s Eve.
Texans focused on eliminating mistakes
lubbockonline.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:26:12 +0000
HOUSTON — The Houston Texans made mistakes in almost every area in Monday’s loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Whether it is turnovers, penalties or problems on defense, the Texans must limit these errors if they hope to bounce back from three straight losses on Sunday against Tennessee.
Coach Bill O’Brien is concerned about all the problems his team is having, but there are two areas that worry him the most.
UTEP football notebook: Miners healthier after six-day layoff
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:37:21 MDT
UTEP returned to the practice field after taking six days off and coach Sean Kugler felt his team responded well.
MHS grad Jayson Nix added to Kansas City Royals World Series roster
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:57:00 -0500
Jayson Nix, a Midland High grad, has been added to the Kansas City Royals active roster for the World Series in place of rookie Christian Colon.
HS TENNIS: Central knocks out MHS at area tourney
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:41:00 -0500
ARLINGTON -- The Midland High tennis team started the District 3-6A/4-6A area tournament on a strong note on Tuesday with a victory, but then fell to a district foe in the semifinals ending its season
Athlete of the Week Honor Roll
amarillo.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:42:50 +0000
■ Cade McCallie, Canyon football: Completed 11-of-17 passes for 198 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 148 yards and three scores in a win over Hereford.
■ Hunter Lile, Booker football: Lile’s 19 completions helped him smash the previous state record of 950 career completions as Lile has 965.
■ Wyatt Garton, Randall football: Had his second consecutive 300+ yard game, running for 324 yards and three touchdowns on 22 carries.
Randall, Canyon lead 3-5A
amarillo.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:46:38 +0000
One word describes the running effort put in by the Randall girls and Canyon boys at the 2014 District 3-5A cross country meet Tuesday morning.
The current No. 1-ranked and defending state champion Randall Lady Raiders used a 1-2-4-7 finish scoring a measly 23 points — in cross country the lower the point total the better the score — easily claiming their third district title in a row.
Randall’s championship was highlighted by the individual effort of Erika DeWitt who won the gold medal covering the challenging 5K Thompson Park course at 19:00.05.
K-State’s Waters leaves impression on Sooners
lubbockonline.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:28:49 +0000
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State is the only team still unbeaten in the round-robin meat-grinder of the Big 12, and the biggest reason why has been the impassioned play of quarterback Jake Waters.
Need proof of just how good he’s been? Simply ask somebody from Oklahoma.
After watching the senior quarterback shred their defense on the ground and through the air, the Sooners gushed about his performance last Saturday. Waters ran for 51 yards and a score, threw for 225 yards and two more touchdowns, and helped the No. 11 Wildcats to a 31-30 victory.
Boys Ranch reaches 34th consecutive district title
amarillo.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:41:36 +0000
Mission Accomplished — 34 consecutive district titles without a loss.
The Boys Ranch cross country program, coincidentally, began the same year “Chariots of Fire” won the Oscar for movie of the year, 1981. Like the lead character in the movie, the Rough Riders never practice on Sunday and have had to overcome odds ranging from top runners moving away some years to overcoming the loss of No. 4 runner Jaym’N Kelly for the season this year with an injury to win.
Man jailed in Cove robbery
baytownsun.com/ / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The Chambers County Sheriff’s Office arrested 32-year-old New Caney resident Patrick Eugene Malley Jr. on a felony aggravated robbery charge Saturday.
Relay for Life kicks off new year
baytownsun.com/ / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500
With a common goal of eliminating cancer, members of the Bay Area Relay for Life organization came together to kick off another year. They met Tuesday evening at the Tower Club at the Royal Purple Rac
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