Lowry, DeRozan lead Raptors as they stun Cavs again
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 24 May 2016 03:18:28 -0400
Scholar Athletes of the Year
amarillo.com / Tue, 24 May 2016 00:32:12 +0000
Jack McBryde, Stratford
WHY HONORED: McBryde, a three-sport athlete, will graduate as the salutatorian of his class with a weighted average above 100.
On the athletic fields he was a two-year starting quarterback and led the Elks to the regional quarterfinals and semifinals his junior and senior years. He was also a four-year letterman in basketball and started at point guard for three years.
Lowry, DeRozan lead Raptors to 105-99 win over Cavaliers, evening series at 2-2
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 24 May 2016 03:56:25 +0000
TORONTO — Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, including a driving layup in the final minute, and DeMar DeRozan had 32 as the Toronto Raptors evened the Eastern Conference Finals by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 in Game 4 on Monday night.
DeMarre Carroll scored 11 points and Bismack Biyombo had 14 rebounds as Toronto improved to 8-2 at home this postseason.
Game 5 is Wednesday night in Cleveland.
Wawrinka can chuckle after avoiding historic loss in Paris
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 24 May 2016 05:09:33 +0000
PARIS — So, Stan Wawrinka was asked, were you aware that in the long history of the French Open, no defending champion has lost in the first round?
“No,” Wawrinka replied quickly, his arms crossed, the hint of a smirk on his scruffy face. After waiting a comedic beat, he added with a chuckle: “And it’s still not the case, so it’s good.”
Police Beat: Theft accomplice sought
Lockney’s Gatica, Snyder’s Leatherwood named Lone Star Varsity Athletes of the Week
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 24 May 2016 04:24:49 +0000
Senior, Lockney baseball
Gatica was an major offensive and defensive weapon for Lockney in their series win over West Texas this past week. The senior went 3 for 9 with a run, four RBIs and three stolen bases. He also struck out 20 batters in 132/3 innings, earning a victory in Game 3.
ROCKHOUNDS REPORT: Midland blows 5-run lead, loses in 10
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 23 May 2016 23:03:00 -0500
Tony Gwynn’s family sues tobacco industry over star’s death
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 23 May 2016 21:56:29 -0400
Tony Gwynn's widow and two children have filed a lawsuit seeking to hold the tobacco industry accountable for the Hall of Famer's death
Local ‘Voice’ contestant to perform at Lee College
Give transgender folks their own bathroom
Daniel’s Meat market is back in business
Woman jumped from bridge, Chambers County sheriff says
Report: NFL sought to influence study on brain injuries
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 24 May 2016 05:12:06 +0000
WASHINGTON — National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease, according to a senior House Democrat in a report issued Monday.
New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone says the league tried to strong-arm the National Institutes of Health into taking the project away from a researcher who the NFL feared was biased.