Happy State Bank honorees
amarillo.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 22:58:59 +0000
Girl athlete of the year
Mollie Mounsey, Follett
Boys co-athletes of the year
Tanner Schafer & Cameron Copley, Canadian High
Girls coach of the year
Joe Lombard, Canyon High
Boys coach of the year
Andy Copley, Canadian High
Team of the year
Athletes of the year by sport Baseball
Clay Koelzer, Amarillo High (coach Jeff Timmons)
HS FOOTBALL: Re-tooled staff ready for Lee’s spring game
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 26 May 2016 20:17:00 -0500
Springer homers twice as Astros beat Orioles 4-2
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 04:37:25 +0000
HOUSTON — George Springer homered twice and Houston Astros pitchers set a major league record for strikeouts in a three-game series, finishing a sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 4-2 win Thursday night.
Houston starter Lance McCullers (1-1) allowed just one hit — a home run to Mark Trumbo — and had 10 strikeouts in five innings, helping the Astros break the major league record for strikeouts in a three-game series with 52. The previous mark was 47 by Washington earlier this season.
LITTLE LEAGUE: Five-run frame propels Red Sox to AL city title
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 26 May 2016 22:54:00 -0500
AT&T Stadium to host Championship Games
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 14:57:46 -0400
West Preliminaries track meet moved back a day
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 00:11:35 -0400
Rangers’ Banister facing Pirates, his team for 29 seasons
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 05:05:52 +0000
ARLINGTON — Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister will be facing his past when he looks across the field this weekend at something he has never seen in more than three decades in professional baseball.
“It’ll be odd to see the black and gold in another dugout,” Banister said.
Sharks head to 1st Cup final after 5-2 win over Blues
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 05:04:21 +0000
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Two years after their most devastating playoff loss, the San Jose Sharks held their most meaningful celebration.
The franchise notorious for falling short each postseason will finally get the chance to play for the Stanley Cup.
Captain Joe Pavelski scored an early goal, Joel Ward added two more and the Sharks advanced to their first Stanley Cup final in franchise history by beating the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on Wednesday night in Game 6 of the Western Conference final.
Teen pitcher Julio Urias to make debut for Dodgers in NY
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 20:24:09 -0400
The Dodgers are ready to unveil highly touted pitcher Julio Urias, calling him up to make his major league debut on Friday night in New York against the Mets
Overall Boys Athletes of the Year: Canadian’s Tanner Schafer and Cameron Copley
amarillo.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 22:58:17 +0000
Editor’s Note: Hayden Merket has been an assistant football and basketball coach at Canadian High the past 14 seasons.
During my 27 years of coaching, and a lifetime of watching lots of sports, I have had the privilege to see a myriad of beautiful and special moments.
The most special ones for me have always come when individuals work in unison to create something that could never have been accomplished if attempting to work alone.
AHS rally falls short in lightning-delayed 4-3 loss to Keller
amarillo.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 06:02:30 +0000
By Lee Passmore
Lady Eagles remain focused on their playoff goals
amarillo.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 01:19:16 +0000
The Canyon Lady Eagles softball team continues to set new standards under third-year coach Nicole Coffee.
With a series sweep of Burleson Centennial in the Class 5A regional semifinals last weekend, Canyon made school history, advancing into the Class 5A regional finals for the first time.
Canyon is just two wins away from their ultimate goal: the state tournament.
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