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.
ROCKHOUNDS REPORT: Midland held to 4 hits in loss to Cardinals
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 26 May 2016 22:51:00 -0500
Overall Girls Coach of the year: Canyon’s Joe Lombard
amarillo.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 22:58:29 +0000
Editor’s Note: Johnny Hampton is a long-time Canyon High girls basketball assistant to Joe Lombard. The Dimmitt native has won state titles as a head coach and has had three daughters play for Lombard.
I was asked to write a few words about my head coach and friend, Joe Lombard.
What do you say that has not already been said?
As a coach, he is legendary. His success on the court will never be duplicated.
HS FOOTBALL: State title games back at Cowboys’ home
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 26 May 2016 15:11:00 -0500
Chihuahuas beat Iowa in 12 innings
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 18:48:22 -0400
The El Paso Chihuahuas continued their strong play on the road on Thursday morning, beating the Iowa Cubs, 6-3.
Clarendon falls to Stamford in playoff opener, 14-4
amarillo.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 01:19:22 +0000
WOODROW — For 4½ innings Thursday afternoon, the Clarendon Broncos seemed to show the reasons that they were in the Class 2A region semifinals in the first game of a best-of-three series against Stamford.
But five walks, two errors, two hit batters and 15 hitters later, it completely came apart.
Baylor fires football coach Art Briles, demotes president
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 01:41:12 -0400
El Dorado WR Hampton garnering attention
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 17:28:06 -0400
El Dorado's Tyquez Hampton has emerged as one of the city's and state's most sought after players in recent months.
Source: Baylor fires football coach Art Briles, Starr reassigned
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 26 May 2016 16:14:29 +0000
Baylor University has fired head football Art Briles and reassigned President and Chancellor Ken Starr after months of scrutiny over how university administrators handled allegations of sexual assault against football players.
‘Stop the Violence’ set for Saturday
baytownsun.com/ / Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500
Raptors counting on home court for advantage against Cavs
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 05:04:29 +0000
TORONTO — To keep their season alive, the Toronto Raptors are counting on a home-court advantage that saved them before.
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of their second straight NBA Finals on Wednesday night by routing Toronto 116-78 in Game 5, the fourth lopsided game in a series where both teams have struggled mightily on the road.
West Preliminaries track meet moved back a day
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 27 May 2016 00:11:35 -0400
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.
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