HS FOOTBALL: Six-man teams kick off district play this week
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:36:00 -0500
A majority of districts around the state are in the heat of competition as they are two, three or maybe even four weeks into their season as the end of October nears.
Time for some 3-6A Power Rankings, Week 3 style
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:56:00 -0500
OK, it’s two weeks into the District 3-6A season and we found out a lot in two weeks.
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.
Lubbock High wins team tennis title
amarillo.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:42:19 +0000
Lubbock High held of Abilene Cooper, 10-9, on Thursday, capturing the Class 5A Area Team Tennis title at the Rebel Tennis Center in Amarillo.
Lubbock High defeated Canyon High, 10-0, on Wednesday in the semifinals.
In Thursday’s match for third place, District 3-5A champion Randall (handed a tough 10-8 semifinal loss Wednesday by Cooper) beat Canyon, 10-7.
Lubbock High and Cooper advance to the Region I-5A Team Tournament scheduled next week at the Hamilton Park Tennis Center in Wichita Falls.
HS FOOTBALL: Lee’s Dobbins continues to be steady leader during losing streak
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:34:00 -0500
The truest test of a star football player is not what he does on the field in between the lines, it’s what happens away from the stadium on the practice field or in the meeting room.
HS CROSS-COUNTRY: MHS boys win 3-6A title
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:24:00 -0500
The Midland High boys cross-country team was a few yards from the finish line they had all crossed in different intervals a few minutes earlier. Hands on their knees or above their head, the runners n
Texas Tech football notebook: Players who turned coach recall ‘04 Tech-TCU scene
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:06:11 +0000
Saturday’s Texas Tech-TCU game will be the 10th anniversary of the Red Raiders’ 70-35 rout of the Horned Frogs in Lubbock.
Tech interim defensive coordinator Mike Smith, safeties coach Trey Haverty and TCU co-offensive coordinator Sonny Cumbie were all Tech seniors that season.
Tech ran up 70 points after not scoring on its first seven possessions.
“I remember we were down 21 to 0,” Haverty said this week. “(Mike) Leach called a timeout and gave us some ... profound words. Then we had a little run and put up some points and won the game.”
H.S. football: Timeout with ... Alex Paddack, Randall senior guard
amarillo.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:12:17 +0000
There isn’t a hotter offensive unit in the Texas Panhandle right now than the Randall running game. In opening District 3-5A play with wins over Hereford and Caprock, the Raiders have run for 1,265 yards, and Wyatt Garton leads the area with 1,701 yards rushing. That is a pleasant surprise for a team that had question marks about its offensive line heading into the season. Senior right guard Alex Paddack was the only returning player with starting experience from last season.
College football: UTSA strives to reverse slow start
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:12:16 MDT
For four years, UTSA wrote the blueprint on how to build a football program from nothing. In 2010 they were acquiring workout jerseys from UTEP for a practice season, in 2013 they debuted in Conference USA by closing on a five-game winning streak to reach 7-5.
HS VOLLEYBALL: MHS, Lee continue 3-6A play on Friday
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:23:00 -0500
The second-to-last matches of the District 3-6A volleyball season will take place tonight as Midland High travels to face Odessa Permian while Lee will host Abilene High.
UNTEP golf: Denmark connection leads Miners into tourney
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:13:12 MDT
UTEP, using a strong flavor from Denmark, will challenge 13 other teams in the third annual Price's Give 'Em Five Tournament today, Saturday and Sunday at Butterfield Trail Golf Course.
HS FOOTBALL: 3-6A and area preview capsules for Oct. 24
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:26:00 -0500
ODESSA HIGH AT SAN ANGELO CENTRAL
High school football preview: Week 9
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:18:42 MDT
Eastlake vs. Del Valle When: 7 p.m. today. Where: Del Valle High School. Records: Eastlake is 4-0 in District 2-5A, 4-3 overall; Del Valle is 4-0 in District 2-5A, 7-0 overall.