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  • Hughes Springs softball preps for first appearance in Class 3A state tournament

    Hughes Springs softball preps for first appearance in Class 3A state tournament

    Monday, May 29 2017 10:23 PM EDT2017-05-30 02:23:49 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    Out of the hundreds of teams in Texas that participate in Class 3A softball, only four hit the practice field Monday, preparing for the state tournament in Austin. East Texas' own Hughes Springs was one of them.  

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    Out of the hundreds of teams in Texas that participate in Class 3A softball, only four hit the practice field Monday, preparing for the state tournament in Austin. East Texas' own Hughes Springs was one of them.  

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  • Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges

    Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:29 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:29:29 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 6:27 PM EDT2017-05-29 22:27:28 GMT

    The professional golfer was arrested about 3 a.m. in Jupiter, FL.

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    The professional golfer was arrested about 3 a.m. in Jupiter, FL.

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  • TJC baseball wins second round game, advances to Word Series semifinals

    TJC baseball wins second round game, advances to Word Series semifinals

    Monday, May 29 2017 12:25 AM EDT2017-05-29 04:25:48 GMT
    TJC wins 4 to 1 at the World Series.TJC wins 4 to 1 at the World Series.

    Although head coach Doug Wren claims there is nothing easy about winning on the big stage, the Tyler Junior College baseball team makes it seem that way. The Apaches picked up their 13th straight win at the national tournament on Saturday with a 10 to 2 victory over Prince George's.

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    Although head coach Doug Wren claims there is nothing easy about winning on the big stage, the Tyler Junior College baseball team makes it seem that way. The Apaches picked up their 13th straight win at the national tournament on Saturday with a 10 to 2 victory over Prince George's.

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  • Spieth charges, Kisner holds on to win Colonial by stroke

    Spieth charges, Kisner holds on to win Colonial by stroke

    Monday, May 29 2017 3:04 AM EDT2017-05-29 07:04:28 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 3:04 AM EDT2017-05-29 07:04:28 GMT
    Kevin Kisner birdied the first three holes on the back nine to take the lead and held on to win at Colonial despite a Sunday charge by defending champion Jordan Spieth.More >>
    Kevin Kisner birdied the first three holes on the back nine to take the lead and held on to win at Colonial despite a Sunday charge by defending champion Jordan Spieth.More >>
  • Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

    Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:45 AM EDT2017-05-29 06:45:06 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 2:45 AM EDT2017-05-29 06:45:06 GMT
    Takuma Sato gave Andretti Autosport a 2nd consecutive victory in the Indianapolis 500 by holding off Helio Castroneves in the closing laps.More >>
    Takuma Sato gave Andretti Autosport a 2nd consecutive victory in the Indianapolis 500 by holding off Helio Castroneves in the closing laps.More >>
  • UT-Tyler softball drops two games; season comes to an end

    UT-Tyler softball drops two games; season comes to an end

    Monday, May 29 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-05-29 04:20:24 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball drops two games at the World Series.UT-Tyler softball drops two games at the World Series.

    The UT Tyler Patriots had their season end one win shy of a third straight trip to the NCAA Division III Softball Championship Finals after falling 5-3 to No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan on Sunday at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

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    The UT Tyler Patriots had their season end one win shy of a third straight trip to the NCAA Division III Softball Championship Finals after falling 5-3 to No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan on Sunday at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

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  • Springer, McCullers, Astros hand Orioles 7th loss in row 8-4

    Springer, McCullers, Astros hand Orioles 7th loss in row 8-4

    Sunday, May 28 2017 5:32 PM EDT2017-05-28 21:32:05 GMT
    George Springer homered during a six-run second inning, sending Lance McCullers and the Houston Astros over Baltimore 8-4 Sunday for the Orioles' season-worst seventh straight loss.More >>
    George Springer homered during a six-run second inning, sending Lance McCullers and the Houston Astros over Baltimore 8-4 Sunday for the Orioles' season-worst seventh straight loss.More >>
  • Gallo hits 15th HR as Rangers snap slump, beat Blue Jays 3-1

    Gallo hits 15th HR as Rangers snap slump, beat Blue Jays 3-1

    Sunday, May 28 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-05-28 20:24:04 GMT
    Joey Gallo hit his 15th home run and Andrew Cashner posted a rare road win as the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 Sunday, snapping their longest losing streak of the season at five.More >>
    Joey Gallo hit his 15th home run and Andrew Cashner posted a rare road win as the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 Sunday, snapping their longest losing streak of the season at five.More >>
  • H.S. baseball and softball scores and highlights from Saturday

    H.S. baseball and softball scores and highlights from Saturday

    Sunday, May 28 2017 1:05 AM EDT2017-05-28 05:05:17 GMT
    Scores from Saturday.Scores from Saturday.

    H.S. softball regional final scores

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    H.S. softball regional final scores

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  • UT-Tyler softball has day off; learns next opponent at World Series

    UT-Tyler softball has day off; learns next opponent at World Series

    Sunday, May 28 2017 12:54 AM EDT2017-05-28 04:54:31 GMT
    UT-Tylert needs one win on Sunday to advance to finals.UT-Tylert needs one win on Sunday to advance to finals.

    UT Tyler will play Virginia Wesleyan at noon on Sunday at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship after the Marlins eliminated Illinois Wesleyan on Saturday at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex to advance for a rematch against the Patriots.

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    UT Tyler will play Virginia Wesleyan at noon on Sunday at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship after the Marlins eliminated Illinois Wesleyan on Saturday at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex to advance for a rematch against the Patriots.

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  • Hudson product Kelsee Selman big in Baylor's super regional win

    Hudson product Kelsee Selman big in Baylor's super regional win

    Sunday, May 28 2017 12:51 AM EDT2017-05-28 04:51:09 GMT
    Baylor keeps season alive with big win.Baylor keeps season alive with big win.

    At the Division I level, Baylor and Arizona continued their best of three super regional series. Former Lufkin Hudson star Kelsee Selman and the Lady Bears faced a must win after losing game one Friday night.

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    At the Division I level, Baylor and Arizona continued their best of three super regional series. Former Lufkin Hudson star Kelsee Selman and the Lady Bears faced a must win after losing game one Friday night.

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  • Former Lufkin Panther Trey Cumbie helps Houston advance to AAC title game

    Former Lufkin Panther Trey Cumbie helps Houston advance to AAC title game

    Sunday, May 28 2017 12:44 AM EDT2017-05-28 04:44:47 GMT
    Trey Cumbie pitched seven shutout innings.Trey Cumbie pitched seven shutout innings.

    For the fourth straight year, Houston Baseball wins its way into the American Baseball Championship title game in Clearwater, Fla. after earning a convincing 13-3 win over (3) UConn on Saturday in the semifinal round at Spectrum Field. The Cougars scored five runs in the fifth inning and never let up as they backed their ace starter in Trey Cumbie, who improved to 10-1 on the year.

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    For the fourth straight year, Houston Baseball wins its way into the American Baseball Championship title game in Clearwater, Fla. after earning a convincing 13-3 win over (3) UConn on Saturday in the semifinal round at Spectrum Field. The Cougars scored five runs in the fifth inning and never let up as they backed their ace starter in Trey Cumbie, who improved to 10-1 on the year.

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  • TJC baseball opens World Series with blowout win

    TJC baseball opens World Series with blowout win

    Sunday, May 28 2017 12:39 AM EDT2017-05-28 04:39:41 GMT
    TJC baseball won its national tournament opener 10-2.TJC baseball won its national tournament opener 10-2.

    Prince George's Community College falls 10-2 in seven innings to Tyler Junior College in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III Baseball World Series on Saturday.

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    Prince George's Community College falls 10-2 in seven innings to Tyler Junior College in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III Baseball World Series on Saturday.

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  • UT-Tyler's Whitney Simmons wins national championship

    UT-Tyler's Whitney Simmons wins national championship

    Sunday, May 28 2017 12:35 AM EDT2017-05-28 04:35:32 GMT
    Whitney Simmons is a national champion.Whitney Simmons is a national champion.

    Whitney Simmons won her second straight NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Hammer Throw National Championship and broke her own national record with a mark of 64.03 meters on the final throw of her collegiate career on Saturday at the SPIRE Institute.

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    Whitney Simmons won her second straight NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Hammer Throw National Championship and broke her own national record with a mark of 64.03 meters on the final throw of her collegiate career on Saturday at the SPIRE Institute.

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  • Traver keeps TCU alive at Big 12 tourney with win over Texas

    Traver keeps TCU alive at Big 12 tourney with win over Texas

    Saturday, May 27 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-05-27 22:14:33 GMT
    Mitchell Traver allowed one run over seven innings, striking out eight, to keep second-seeded TCU alive in the Big 12 Conference Tournament with a 9-2 victory over Texas on Saturday.More >>
    Mitchell Traver allowed one run over seven innings, striking out eight, to keep second-seeded TCU alive in the Big 12 Conference Tournament with a 9-2 victory over Texas on Saturday.More >>
  • UT-Tyler softball wins in blowout fashion at World Series

    UT-Tyler softball wins in blowout fashion at World Series

    Saturday, May 27 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-05-27 04:12:41 GMT
    UT-Tyler won 13-0.UT-Tyler won 13-0.

    UT Tyler pitcher Alaina Kissinger threw a complete-game shutout where her team gave her an 8-0 lead before she delivered her first pitch in a 13-0 win over Amherst College on Friday as the Patriots improved to 2-0 in the NCAA Division III Softball Championship at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

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    UT Tyler pitcher Alaina Kissinger threw a complete-game shutout where her team gave her an 8-0 lead before she delivered her first pitch in a 13-0 win over Amherst College on Friday as the Patriots improved to 2-0 in the NCAA Division III Softball Championship at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

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  • East Texan gunning for back to back national championships

    East Texan gunning for back to back national championships

    Saturday, May 27 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-05-27 04:09:41 GMT
    Whitney Simmons is going for back to back national titles.Whitney Simmons is going for back to back national titles.

    UT Tyler senior Whitney Simmons will attempt to cap her historic career with a third national title and seventh all-America honor when she competes in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division III Track & Field Championships at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

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    UT Tyler senior Whitney Simmons will attempt to cap her historic career with a third national title and seventh all-America honor when she competes in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division III Track & Field Championships at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

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  • Lindale ISD new head football coach 'thankful,' 'fortunate' to lead Eagles

    Lindale ISD new head football coach 'thankful,' 'fortunate' to lead Eagles

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-05-26 16:05:00 GMT
    Chris Cochran (Source: Lindale ISD, Facebook)Chris Cochran (Source: Lindale ISD, Facebook)

    The new head football coach for Lindale ISD says he's 'thankful' and 'fortunate' after he was promoted from defensive coordinator.

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    The new head football coach for Lindale ISD says he's 'thankful' and 'fortunate' after he was promoted from defensive coordinator.

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  • SFA baseball season comes to an end in dramatic fashion

    SFA baseball season comes to an end in dramatic fashion

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:26 AM EDT2017-05-26 04:26:21 GMT
    SFA baseball is eliminated from the Southland Conference tournament.SFA baseball is eliminated from the Southland Conference tournament.

    Down by one in the bottom of the 10th inning, Stephen F. Austin freshman Josh Campbell sent a hard single to up the middle and pinch runner Chad Dunlop tried to score the game-tying run from second only to see New Orleans shortstop Aaron Palmer recover from knocking the ball down and throw out Dunlop at the plate which ended the `Jacks' season in a 4-3 loss in a Southland Conference Tournament elimination game at Constellation Field Thursday morning.

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    Down by one in the bottom of the 10th inning, Stephen F. Austin freshman Josh Campbell sent a hard single to up the middle and pinch runner Chad Dunlop tried to score the game-tying run from second only to see New Orleans shortstop Aaron Palmer recover from knocking the ball down and throw out Dunlop at the plate which ended the `Jacks' season in a 4-3 loss in a Southland Conference Tournament elimination game at Constellation Field Thursday morning.

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  • Chris Cochran accepts head football coach position at Lindale ISD

    Chris Cochran accepts head football coach position at Lindale ISD

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-05-26 04:20:23 GMT

    Lindale ISD has a new head football coach as of Thursday. 

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    Lindale ISD has a new head football coach as of Thursday. 

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  • H.S. baseball and softball playoff scores

    H.S. baseball and softball playoff scores

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-05-26 04:17:27 GMT
    High school baseball scores from Thursday night.High school baseball scores from Thursday night.

    H.S. baseball regional semifinal and softball regional final scores from Thursday.

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    H.S. baseball regional semifinal and softball regional final scores from Thursday.

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  • UT-Tyler softball opens DIII World Series with win

    UT-Tyler softball opens DIII World Series with win

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:04 AM EDT2017-05-26 04:04:56 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball wins its opening game at the national tournament.UT-Tyler softball wins its opening game at the national tournament.

    Cheyenne Thompson and Whitney Romero each hit solo home runs and Alaina Kissinger and Miranda Leal were brilliant in the pitcher’s circle to lead No. 4 UT Tyler to a 4-1 win over No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan on the opening day of the NCAA Division III Softball Championship at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

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    Cheyenne Thompson and Whitney Romero each hit solo home runs and Alaina Kissinger and Miranda Leal were brilliant in the pitcher’s circle to lead No. 4 UT Tyler to a 4-1 win over No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan on the opening day of the NCAA Division III Softball Championship at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

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  • East Texan hoping to bring Arena football to Tyler

    East Texan hoping to bring Arena football to Tyler

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:01 AM EDT2017-05-26 04:01:52 GMT
    Jon Lyles hopes to bring an arena football team to Tyler.Jon Lyles hopes to bring an arena football team to Tyler.

    If East Texas native Jon Lyles can execute his plan of attack, then Tyler will be home to an arena football team by 2019. There have been several other attempts to bring indoor football to the region, but they have been widely unsuccessful. Lyles though seems to have his ducks in a row. It also doesn't hurt the Arp native is an arena football guru.

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    If East Texas native Jon Lyles can execute his plan of attack, then Tyler will be home to an arena football team by 2019. There have been several other attempts to bring indoor football to the region, but they have been widely unsuccessful. Lyles though seems to have his ducks in a row. It also doesn't hurt the Arp native is an arena football guru.

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  • Robert E. Lee head football coach resigns

    Robert E. Lee head football coach resigns

    Thursday, May 25 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-05-25 21:58:13 GMT
    (Source: KLTV Staff)(Source: KLTV Staff)

    The Tyler Independent School District has confirmed Robert E. Lee High School's head football coach has resigned. 

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    The Tyler Independent School District has confirmed Robert E. Lee High School's head football coach has resigned. 

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys OTAs update

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys OTAs update

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:24:46 GMT
    Ezekiel Elliott is missing OTAs after a minor car accident.Ezekiel Elliott is missing OTAs after a minor car accident.

    When it comes to the Cowboys, there is always off-the field news to talk about. And this week, the team is actually in action for organized team activities. On Tuesday, word came down about defensive end David Irving appealing a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Wednesday afternoon, running back Ezekiel Elliott dominated headlines after being in a car accident on Sunday night.

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    When it comes to the Cowboys, there is always off-the field news to talk about. And this week, the team is actually in action for organized team activities. On Tuesday, word came down about defensive end David Irving appealing a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Wednesday afternoon, running back Ezekiel Elliott dominated headlines after being in a car accident on Sunday night.

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  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler softball ready to defend national title

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler softball ready to defend national title

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:20:16 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball opens play the World Series on Thursday.UT-Tyler softball opens play the World Series on Thursday.

    It's game time for the UT-Tyler softball team. The Patriots open play at the Division III World Series Thursday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. against number one Virginia Wesleyan. This year is a little different for head coach Mike Reed and his team because for the first time, the DIII national tournament is in Oklahoma City and on the same field as the Division I World Series.

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    It's game time for the UT-Tyler softball team. The Patriots open play at the Division III World Series Thursday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. against number one Virginia Wesleyan. This year is a little different for head coach Mike Reed and his team because for the first time, the DIII national tournament is in Oklahoma City and on the same field as the Division I World Series.

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  • SFA baseball drops opening game of SLC tournament

    SFA baseball drops opening game of SLC tournament

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:14:48 GMT
    SFA bases drops SLC tournament opener.SFA bases drops SLC tournament opener.

    Playing in the opening game of the Southland Conference Tournament, the sixth-seeded Stephen F. Austin baseball team had no answer for the offensive firepower of third-seeded Sam Houston State as the ‘Jacks fell to the Bearkats 13-1 in seven innings Wednesday morning at Constellation Field.

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    Playing in the opening game of the Southland Conference Tournament, the sixth-seeded Stephen F. Austin baseball team had no answer for the offensive firepower of third-seeded Sam Houston State as the ‘Jacks fell to the Bearkats 13-1 in seven innings Wednesday morning at Constellation Field.

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  • TJC baseball departs for World Series hoping to make history

    TJC baseball departs for World Series hoping to make history

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:12:01 GMT
    TJC baseball can make history at the DIII World Series.TJC baseball can make history at the DIII World Series.

    Each of the past three years has ended with an epic dogpile and national championship trophy for the Tyler Junior College baseball team. Wednesday, the Apaches loaded up and headed to Greeneville, Tennessee hoping to make history and pull off a four-peat.

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    Each of the past three years has ended with an epic dogpile and national championship trophy for the Tyler Junior College baseball team. Wednesday, the Apaches loaded up and headed to Greeneville, Tennessee hoping to make history and pull off a four-peat.

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  • H.S. baseball regional semifinal scores from Wednesday

    H.S. baseball regional semifinal scores from Wednesday

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:07:17 GMT
    Regional semifinal scores from Wednesday.Regional semifinal scores from Wednesday.

    Ten high school baseball teams from our area are closing in on a trip to the state tournament. Now a couple regional semifinal matchups are all East affairs, so while that is entertaining, a few squads will automatically be eliminated. That was not the case Wednesday night though.

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    Ten high school baseball teams from our area are closing in on a trip to the state tournament. Now a couple regional semifinal matchups are all East affairs, so while that is entertaining, a few squads will automatically be eliminated. That was not the case Wednesday night though.

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  • Former TJC player drafted by Rams; other NFL draft prospects to watch

    Former TJC player drafted by Rams; other NFL draft prospects to watch

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:08:36 GMT

    The Los Angeles Rams selected Josh Reynolds in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. 

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    The Los Angeles Rams selected Josh Reynolds in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. 

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  • Small and mighty Sam: Eagles dedicate their season to coach's son

    Small and mighty Sam: Eagles dedicate their season to coach's son

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-05-24 08:18:26 GMT
    Source: KLTV staffSource: KLTV staff

    Sam Martinez is a nine-month old East Texan and the driving force behind the New Diana baseball team.

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    Sam Martinez is a nine-month old East Texan and the driving force behind the New Diana baseball team.

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  • Heading to OKC: UT Tyler Patriots prepare to defend their title

    Heading to OKC: UT Tyler Patriots prepare to defend their title

    Monday, May 22 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-05-23 03:49:15 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    The UT Tyler Patriots are headed to Oklahoma City to compete for back to back national titles. It's an opportunity this team has been working toward all season long.  "Anytime you get to dogpile its a really special moment. And especially for some of these freshman and transfers who have never experienced a world series. Its an overwhelming joy for them that they are going to get to experience this and take it all in," said KK Stevens, senior Patriot catcher. ...More >>
    The UT Tyler Patriots are headed to Oklahoma City to compete for back to back national titles. It's an opportunity this team has been working toward all season long.  "Anytime you get to dogpile its a really special moment. And especially for some of these freshman and transfers who have never experienced a world series. Its an overwhelming joy for them that they are going to get to experience this and take it all in," said KK Stevens, senior Patriot catcher. ...More >>
  • UT-Tyler softball opens World Series Thursday; TJC excited for chance at four-peat

    UT-Tyler softball opens World Series Thursday; TJC excited for chance at four-peat

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:31 AM EDT2017-05-22 04:31:00 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball opens national tournament on Thursday.UT-Tyler softball opens national tournament on Thursday.

    The No. 4-ranked UT Tyler Patriots will play No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday in its first game at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship in Oklahoma City.

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    The No. 4-ranked UT Tyler Patriots will play No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday in its first game at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship in Oklahoma City.

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  • Brandon Palaniuk wins Bassmaster Texas Fest

    Brandon Palaniuk wins Bassmaster Texas Fest

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:27 AM EDT2017-05-22 04:27:06 GMT
    Brandon Palaniuk wins Bassmaster Texas FestBrandon Palaniuk wins Bassmaster Texas Fest

     It’s not like Brandon Palaniuk had never won a Bassmaster Elite Series event.   Coming into this week, the 29-year-old pro from Idaho had already claimed Elite Series trophies in 2012 and 2013 and came close to raising that win total with three other second-place finishes.

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     It’s not like Brandon Palaniuk had never won a Bassmaster Elite Series event.   Coming into this week, the 29-year-old pro from Idaho had already claimed Elite Series trophies in 2012 and 2013 and came close to raising that win total with three other second-place finishes.

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  • Darvish tops Tigers again, Napoli homers as Texas rolls 5-2

    Darvish tops Tigers again, Napoli homers as Texas rolls 5-2

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-05-22 04:06:00 GMT
    Mike Napoli homered to the camera platform beyond center field, and Yu Darvish beat Detroit yet again, helping the Texas Rangers to a 5-2 victory over the Tigers on Sunday night.More >>
    Mike Napoli homered to the camera platform beyond center field, and Yu Darvish beat Detroit yet again, helping the Texas Rangers to a 5-2 victory over the Tigers on Sunday night.More >>
  • Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

    Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

    Sunday, May 21 2017 7:34 PM EDT2017-05-21 23:34:04 GMT
    Billy Horschel won the AT&T Byron Nelson with a par on the first playoff hole Sunday after Jason Day pulled his 4-foot par putt left and past the hole.More >>
    Billy Horschel won the AT&T Byron Nelson with a par on the first playoff hole Sunday after Jason Day pulled his 4-foot par putt left and past the hole.More >>
  • Gomes has 5 RBIs to helps Indians sweep Astros with 8-6 win

    Gomes has 5 RBIs to helps Indians sweep Astros with 8-6 win

    Sunday, May 21 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-05-21 21:37:57 GMT
    Yan Gomes homered and tied a career high with five RBIs to lead the Cleveland Indians over the Houston Astros 8-7 on Sunday and complete a three-game sweep.More >>
    Yan Gomes homered and tied a career high with five RBIs to lead the Cleveland Indians over the Houston Astros 8-7 on Sunday and complete a three-game sweep.More >>
  • TJC baseball takes District C tournament advances to World Series

    TJC baseball takes District C tournament advances to World Series

    Saturday, May 20 2017 11:12 PM EDT2017-05-21 03:12:32 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    After taking down Eastfield on Friday, the Tyler Junior College Apache baseball team was just one win away from headed to the NJCAA DIII World Series in Greeneville, Tennessee.  In the District C Tournament Championship, the Apaches went head to head with Belhaven. TJC easily jumped up to a 4-0 lead in the top of the third inning. From there they went on to score another four runs to gain the 8-0 lead.  Belhaven started to hack away at the lead later on, but by then it was...More >>
    After taking down Eastfield on Friday, the Tyler Junior College Apache baseball team was just one win away from headed to the NJCAA DIII World Series in Greeneville, Tennessee.  In the District C Tournament Championship, the Apaches went head to head with Belhaven. TJC easily jumped up to a 4-0 lead in the top of the third inning. From there they went on to score another four runs to gain the 8-0 lead.  Belhaven started to hack away at the lead later on, but by then it was...More >>
  • SFA baseball will open up Southland Conference Tournament against SHU

    SFA baseball will open up Southland Conference Tournament against SHU

    Saturday, May 20 2017 11:04 PM EDT2017-05-21 03:04:44 GMT
    Southland Conference Release The 2017 Southland Conference Baseball Tournament will take place Wednesday, May 24 to Saturday, May 27 at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas. The double-elimination tournament will include the conference's top eight teams. The teams will be placed into two brackets with the two bracket winners meeting in the winner-take-all championship game Saturday, May 27 at 6 p.m. The winner of the tournament will receive the Southland Conference's automatic b...More >>
    Southland Conference Release The 2017 Southland Conference Baseball Tournament will take place Wednesday, May 24 to Saturday, May 27 at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas. The double-elimination tournament will include the conference's top eight teams. The teams will be placed into two brackets with the two bracket winners meeting in the winner-take-all championship game Saturday, May 27 at 6 p.m. The winner of the tournament will receive the Southland Conference's automatic b...More >>
  • UT Tyler heading to OKC after Super Regional sweep

    UT Tyler heading to OKC after Super Regional sweep

    Saturday, May 20 2017 10:59 PM EDT2017-05-21 02:59:03 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The UT Tyler Patriots are heading to the program’s sixth NCAA Division III Championship after erupting for six runs in the fifth inning and earning a 7-3 win over East Texas Baptist on Saturday in the Tyler Super Regional at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (44-4) are the defending NCAA DIII National Champion and will look to defend their title next week at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium from May 25-30 in Oklahoma City. UT Tyler will be making its thir...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The UT Tyler Patriots are heading to the program’s sixth NCAA Division III Championship after erupting for six runs in the fifth inning and earning a 7-3 win over East Texas Baptist on Saturday in the Tyler Super Regional at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (44-4) are the defending NCAA DIII National Champion and will look to defend their title next week at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium from May 25-30 in Oklahoma City. UT Tyler will be making its thir...More >>
  • Patriots take first game of NCAA DIII Championship Tyler Super Regional

    Patriots take first game of NCAA DIII Championship Tyler Super Regional

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-05-20 03:15:46 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  Cheyenne Thompson hit a grand slam and Alaina Kissinger threw a complete game to lead UT Tyler to a 9-1 win over East Texas Baptist in five innings in the first game of NCAA Division III Championship Tyler Super Regional at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (43-4) are now one win away from winning their sixth regional championship in program history and advancing to defend last year’s national championship, while ETBU (38-10) will look to stave of...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  Cheyenne Thompson hit a grand slam and Alaina Kissinger threw a complete game to lead UT Tyler to a 9-1 win over East Texas Baptist in five innings in the first game of NCAA Division III Championship Tyler Super Regional at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (43-4) are now one win away from winning their sixth regional championship in program history and advancing to defend last year’s national championship, while ETBU (38-10) will look to stave of...More >>
  • UT Tyler baseball falls to Concordia in West Regional

    UT Tyler baseball falls to Concordia in West Regional

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-05-20 03:14:05 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The UT Tyler baseball team had its season end with a 5-2 loss against Concordia in the NCAA Division III West Regional on Friday at Irwin Field. The Patriots (39-9) matched the single-season wins record, but exits the tournament after losses to Rhodes College and the Tornados who scored four of their five runs in the second inning on five hits. Cason Adams (8-1) took the loss for the Patriots after surrendering five earned runs on nine hits. He woul...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The UT Tyler baseball team had its season end with a 5-2 loss against Concordia in the NCAA Division III West Regional on Friday at Irwin Field. The Patriots (39-9) matched the single-season wins record, but exits the tournament after losses to Rhodes College and the Tornados who scored four of their five runs in the second inning on five hits. Cason Adams (8-1) took the loss for the Patriots after surrendering five earned runs on nine hits. He woul...More >>
  • H.S. baseball and softball playoff scores

    H.S. baseball and softball playoff scores

    Friday, May 19 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-05-19 04:08:07 GMT
    H.S. softball and baseball scores.H.S. softball and baseball scores.

    H.S. baseball regional quarterfinal scores

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    H.S. baseball regional quarterfinal scores

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  • TJC baseball opens District C tournament with win; UT-Tyler drops West Regional opener

    TJC baseball opens District C tournament with win; UT-Tyler drops West Regional opener

    Thursday, May 18 2017 11:51 PM EDT2017-05-19 03:51:46 GMT
    TJC opens its District C tournament with a win.TJC opens its District C tournament with a win.

    If any of our college teams clinch a spot in the World Series in the coming days, we will have the epic video because UT-Tyler softball, UT-Tyler baseball, and TJC baseball are all hosting qualifying tournaments. The Patriot ladies and ETBU don't begin until Friday, but both baseball squads opened their respective double-elimination tournaments Thursday afternoon.

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    If any of our college teams clinch a spot in the World Series in the coming days, we will have the epic video because UT-Tyler softball, UT-Tyler baseball, and TJC baseball are all hosting qualifying tournaments. The Patriot ladies and ETBU don't begin until Friday, but both baseball squads opened their respective double-elimination tournaments Thursday afternoon.

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  • Rangers win MLB-best 9th game in a row, 8-4 over Phillies

    Rangers win MLB-best 9th game in a row, 8-4 over Phillies

    Thursday, May 18 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-05-18 21:45:24 GMT
    Ryan Rua hit a tiebreaking three-run homer and the Texas Rangers stretched their MLB-best winning streak to nine games with an 8-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday.More >>
    Ryan Rua hit a tiebreaking three-run homer and the Texas Rangers stretched their MLB-best winning streak to nine games with an 8-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday.More >>
  • Gisele Bundchen: Tom Brady had a concussion last year

    Gisele Bundchen: Tom Brady had a concussion last year

    Thursday, May 18 2017 11:53 AM EDT2017-05-18 15:53:17 GMT
    Thursday, May 18 2017 11:53 AM EDT2017-05-18 15:53:17 GMT
    Gisele Bundchen says her husband Tom Brady suffered a concussion last year, a season in which he started all the games he was eligible to play in while quarterbacking the Patriots to another Super Bowl title.More >>
    Gisele Bundchen says her husband Tom Brady suffered a concussion last year, a season in which he started all the games he was eligible to play in while quarterbacking the Patriots to another Super Bowl title.More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: TJC enters District C tournament as the team to beat

    Sports WebXtra: TJC enters District C tournament as the team to beat

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-05-18 04:13:16 GMT
    TJC baseball opens District C play Thursday.TJC baseball opens District C play Thursday.

    Over at Mike Carter Field, the Tyler Junior College baseball team is set to host a six-team District C tournament, which starts Thursday. The winner of the double-elimination event will punch its ticket to the NJCAA World Series.

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    Over at Mike Carter Field, the Tyler Junior College baseball team is set to host a six-team District C tournament, which starts Thursday. The winner of the double-elimination event will punch its ticket to the NJCAA World Series.

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  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler baseball hoping to finally break through

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler baseball hoping to finally break through

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 11:55 PM EDT2017-05-18 03:55:13 GMT
    UT-Tyler begins the regional tournament on Thursday.UT-Tyler begins the regional tournament on Thursday.

    With one more win, the UT-Tyler baseball program will set a new record for wins in a season. However, to reach new heights the Patriots need several victories in the upcoming regional tournament on their home field. UT-Tyler opens the double-elimination six-team event Thursday morning at 11 o'clock against Rhodes College.

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    With one more win, the UT-Tyler baseball program will set a new record for wins in a season. However, to reach new heights the Patriots need several victories in the upcoming regional tournament on their home field. UT-Tyler opens the double-elimination six-team event Thursday morning at 11 o'clock against Rhodes College.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes talks improvement from minicamp

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes talks improvement from minicamp

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 11:47 PM EDT2017-05-18 03:47:48 GMT
    Mahomes II is taking to the Chiefs teaching.Mahomes II is taking to the Chiefs teaching.

    SMU head coach Chad Morris and assistant Jeff Traylor would love to land a top prospect like Patrick Mahomes II in the coming years. The Whitehouse product and former Texas Tech star was recently drafted number 10 overall by the Chiefs. Mahomes has gone through rookie minicamp with Kansas City and next up is organized team activities.

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    SMU head coach Chad Morris and assistant Jeff Traylor would love to land a top prospect like Patrick Mahomes II in the coming years. The Whitehouse product and former Texas Tech star was recently drafted number 10 overall by the Chiefs. Mahomes has gone through rookie minicamp with Kansas City and next up is organized team activities.

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  • Pony Up: Jeff Traylor speaks to East Texas high school coaches at clinic in Tyler

    Pony Up: Jeff Traylor speaks to East Texas high school coaches at clinic in Tyler

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-05-18 03:39:29 GMT
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    Gilmer native and SMU Assistant Head Coach Jeff Traylor, has been making the rounds in East Texas heavily recruiting the region these past months. However, his recent stop in Tyler was to talk not to high school athletes, but to their coaches.  "It's my favorite time coming back to East Texas. Being around the pine trees, being back around the lakes and seeing coaches. I enjoy it," said Mustangs Coach Jeff Traylor.   Since Coach Traylor joined up with M...More >>
    Gilmer native and SMU Assistant Head Coach Jeff Traylor, has been making the rounds in East Texas heavily recruiting the region these past months. However, his recent stop in Tyler was to talk not to high school athletes, but to their coaches.  "It's my favorite time coming back to East Texas. Being around the pine trees, being back around the lakes and seeing coaches. I enjoy it," said Mustangs Coach Jeff Traylor.   Since Coach Traylor joined up with M...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Boxing set for The Star in Frisco

    Sports WebXtra: Boxing set for The Star in Frisco

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:50:31 GMT
    According to Golden Boy Promotions, junior welterweights Pablo Cesar Cano and Fidel Maldonado Jr. will square off in a 10-round fight on June 17 at the Tostitos Championship Plaza at The Star in Frisco. The outdoor fight, which will be the first boxing event to take place at the training facility of the Dallas Cowboys, will headline a "Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN" card.   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    According to Golden Boy Promotions, junior welterweights Pablo Cesar Cano and Fidel Maldonado Jr. will square off in a 10-round fight on June 17 at the Tostitos Championship Plaza at The Star in Frisco. The outdoor fight, which will be the first boxing event to take place at the training facility of the Dallas Cowboys, will headline a "Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN" card.   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Dallas will stay at No.9 in NBA Draft Lottery

    Sports WebXtra: Dallas will stay at No.9 in NBA Draft Lottery

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:32 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:32:39 GMT
    The Dallas Mavericks have not used a NBA Draft Lottery pick since 2000. That will change in 2017.  After receiving the No. 9 overall pick for this year's NBA Draft, the Mavericks will opt to use their pick on a young player as opposed to previous years where they have traded for a veteran player. This confirms that Mavs owner mark Cuban and the rest of the organization have fully committed to producing a young team for Dallas to develop.   Only three players are over ...More >>
    The Dallas Mavericks have not used a NBA Draft Lottery pick since 2000. That will change in 2017.  After receiving the No. 9 overall pick for this year's NBA Draft, the Mavericks will opt to use their pick on a young player as opposed to previous years where they have traded for a veteran player. This confirms that Mavs owner mark Cuban and the rest of the organization have fully committed to producing a young team for Dallas to develop.   Only three players are over ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Chris Davis in home run groove

    Sports WebXtra: Chris Davis in home run groove

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:23:33 GMT
    Longview native and Baltimore Orioles' first baseman Chris Davis has recently found a home-run groove.  In 2015 and 2016, Davis went long for a total of 85 homers. He is on pace to hit another 38 this season, with eight already accounted for in the 2017 season. Tuesday night against the Detroit Tigers, Davis hit two in extra innings to help the Orioles bring home the 13-11 victory.  Bringing his total to four home-runs over the last seven days. Davis and company ...More >>
    Longview native and Baltimore Orioles' first baseman Chris Davis has recently found a home-run groove.  In 2015 and 2016, Davis went long for a total of 85 homers. He is on pace to hit another 38 this season, with eight already accounted for in the 2017 season. Tuesday night against the Detroit Tigers, Davis hit two in extra innings to help the Orioles bring home the 13-11 victory.  Bringing his total to four home-runs over the last seven days. Davis and company ...More >>
  • A secret weapon could help UT-Tyler softball advance to the DIII World Series

    A secret weapon could help UT-Tyler softball advance to the DIII World Series

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-05-17 04:20:50 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball is two wins from advancing to the World Series.UT-Tyler softball is two wins from advancing to the World Series.

    The UT-Tyler softball team is just two wins from advancing to its third straight World Series. The Patriots are the defending national champions and will face rival East Texas Baptist at home beginning Friday in a best of three super regional series. Head coach Mike Reed and company swept through their regional last weekend thanks to a secret weapon and she could come up big once again.

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    The UT-Tyler softball team is just two wins from advancing to its third straight World Series. The Patriots are the defending national champions and will face rival East Texas Baptist at home beginning Friday in a best of three super regional series. Head coach Mike Reed and company swept through their regional last weekend thanks to a secret weapon and she could come up big once again.

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  • TJC softball ready for national tournament

    TJC softball ready for national tournament

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-05-17 04:13:46 GMT
    TJC softball opens play at the national tournament on Wednesday.TJC softball opens play at the national tournament on Wednesday.

    It's a going to be an exciting week in the Rose City with three World Series berths up for grabs. But one program has already advanced to the big stage and will open play at the World Series Wednesday afternoon.

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    It's a going to be an exciting week in the Rose City with three World Series berths up for grabs. But one program has already advanced to the big stage and will open play at the World Series Wednesday afternoon.

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  • Longview retires Trent Williams' #71 jersey

    Longview retires Trent Williams' #71 jersey

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-05-17 04:09:31 GMT
    Trent Williams had his jersey retired on Tuesday night.Trent Williams had his jersey retired on Tuesday night.

    At every level of football, East Texan Trent Williams has been one of the best in the game. During his time at Longview the offensive tackle was named all-state, at Oklahoma Williams earned All-America honors, and so far with the Redskins the star lineman has made five Pro-Bowls. Tuesday night, Williams received another honor as Lobos head coach John King and Longview ISD retired Williams' number 71 jersey during the programs spring game.

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    At every level of football, East Texan Trent Williams has been one of the best in the game. During his time at Longview the offensive tackle was named all-state, at Oklahoma Williams earned All-America honors, and so far with the Redskins the star lineman has made five Pro-Bowls. Tuesday night, Williams received another honor as Lobos head coach John King and Longview ISD retired Williams' number 71 jersey during the programs spring game.

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  • One step away: East Texan Stetson McMillan close to qualifying for the U.S. Open

    One step away: East Texan Stetson McMillan close to qualifying for the U.S. Open

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 8:24 PM EDT2017-05-17 00:24:55 GMT
    Stetson McMillan is on the verge of qualifying for the U.S. Open.Stetson McMillan is on the verge of qualifying for the U.S. Open.

    Nearly a week ago on May 8th, around 300 fans followed Tony Romo at a U.S. Open local qualifier in Aledo, Texas. The former Cowboys quarterback failed to finish in the top seven, and therefore no longer has a chance to play in the PGA Tour's major championship in mid-June. An East Texan did make the cut in Aledo, and is one step away from playing on golf's biggest stage.

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    Nearly a week ago on May 8th, around 300 fans followed Tony Romo at a U.S. Open local qualifier in Aledo, Texas. The former Cowboys quarterback failed to finish in the top seven, and therefore no longer has a chance to play in the PGA Tour's major championship in mid-June. An East Texan did make the cut in Aledo, and is one step away from playing on golf's biggest stage.

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  • Longview High School retires Redskins player Trent Williams' jersey

    Longview High School retires Redskins player Trent Williams' jersey

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 7:54 PM EDT2017-05-16 23:54:55 GMT
    Source: Courtesy of Longview ISDSource: Courtesy of Longview ISD

    An East Texas football standout turned NFL player was honored Tuesday during a jersey retirement ceremony. 

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    An East Texas football standout turned NFL player was honored Tuesday during a jersey retirement ceremony. 

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  • Sports WebXtra: Gomez out for Rangers

    Sports WebXtra: Gomez out for Rangers

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-05-16 20:46:42 GMT
    The Texas Rangers had a solid weekend against the Oakland Athletics and have moved up in the Al West standings.  However, they lost a key player in center fielder Carlos Gomez. Gomez underwent an MRI Monday, a day after the outfielder got hurt in a 6-4 victory over Oakland.  With a reported right hamstring strain, Gomez will be out four to six weeks and has been placed on the 10-day disabled list.   Rangers have called up Jared Hoying from their Triple-A te...More >>
    The Texas Rangers had a solid weekend against the Oakland Athletics and have moved up in the Al West standings.  However, they lost a key player in center fielder Carlos Gomez. Gomez underwent an MRI Monday, a day after the outfielder got hurt in a 6-4 victory over Oakland.  With a reported right hamstring strain, Gomez will be out four to six weeks and has been placed on the 10-day disabled list.   Rangers have called up Jared Hoying from their Triple-A te...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: TJC Softball plays first game in 2017 NJCAA National Tournament Wednesday

    Sports WebXtra: TJC Softball plays first game in 2017 NJCAA National Tournament Wednesday

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 4:38 PM EDT2017-05-16 20:38:58 GMT
    TJC AthleticsTJC Athletics
    TJC Athletics Release  The Apaches enter the 2017 NJCAA Div. I Softball Championship as the #8 Seed and will take on Howard College as the #9 Seed during the first round of play at 5:30pm CST on Wednesday.  The tournament is May 17-20 at the Canyon Complex in St. George, Utah. Click here for the Tournament Website Click here for the Tournament Schedule & Results Click here for the Tournament Bracket Click here for Tournament Central on NJCAA.org Click here to watch t...More >>
    TJC Athletics Release  The Apaches enter the 2017 NJCAA Div. I Softball Championship as the #8 Seed and will take on Howard College as the #9 Seed during the first round of play at 5:30pm CST on Wednesday.  The tournament is May 17-20 at the Canyon Complex in St. George, Utah. Click here for the Tournament Website Click here for the Tournament Schedule & Results Click here for the Tournament Bracket Click here for Tournament Central on NJCAA.org Click here to watch t...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys and Texans rookie minicamp update

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys and Texans rookie minicamp update

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-05-16 04:07:39 GMT
    Cowboys rookie wide receiver Ryan Switzer is excited to learn from Cole Beasley.Cowboys rookie wide receiver Ryan Switzer is excited to learn from Cole Beasley.

    Speaking of rookie mini camp, all 32 NFL teams have held their three-day session and next up is organized team activities. We focused on the Cowboys first round pick in defensive end Taco Charlton Sunday night, but a fourth round selection turned some heads over the weekend. Wide receiver Ryan Switzer is being called a Cole Beasley clone and therefore is Dak Prescott friendly.

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    Speaking of rookie mini camp, all 32 NFL teams have held their three-day session and next up is organized team activities. We focused on the Cowboys first round pick in defensive end Taco Charlton Sunday night, but a fourth round selection turned some heads over the weekend. Wide receiver Ryan Switzer is being called a Cole Beasley clone and therefore is Dak Prescott friendly.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Schedules announced for World Series qualifying tournaments in Tyler

    Sports WebXtra: Schedules announced for World Series qualifying tournaments in Tyler

    Monday, May 15 2017 11:55 PM EDT2017-05-16 03:55:03 GMT
    UT-Tyler and TJC baseball and softball have a big week.UT-Tyler and TJC baseball and softball have a big week.

    The UT Tyler Patriots will host the NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Tyler Regional with Rhodes College, Cal Lutheran, Concordia, Centenary and Linfield set to compete in the double-elimination starting on Thursday at Irwin Field.

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    The UT Tyler Patriots will host the NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Tyler Regional with Rhodes College, Cal Lutheran, Concordia, Centenary and Linfield set to compete in the double-elimination starting on Thursday at Irwin Field.

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  • Power Couple: Matthews and Mahomes II now both professional athletes

    Power Couple: Matthews and Mahomes II now both professional athletes

    Monday, May 15 2017 8:34 PM EDT2017-05-16 00:34:54 GMT
    Brittany Matthews and Patrick Mahomes are now both professional athletes.Brittany Matthews and Patrick Mahomes are now both professional athletes.

    They aren't near the level of music icons Jay Z and Beyonce, who have a combined net worth of nearly $1 billion, but Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews are no doubt the power couple of East Texas. A few weeks ago Mahomes was drafted number 10 overall by the Chiefs and Monday, Matthews signed to play professional soccer in Iceland.

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    They aren't near the level of music icons Jay Z and Beyonce, who have a combined net worth of nearly $1 billion, but Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews are no doubt the power couple of East Texas. A few weeks ago Mahomes was drafted number 10 overall by the Chiefs and Monday, Matthews signed to play professional soccer in Iceland.

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  • Patriot baseball earns 3rd straight ASC title

    Patriot baseball earns 3rd straight ASC title

    Sunday, May 14 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-05-14 04:08:43 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler Patriots earned their third straight American Southwest Conference Baseball Championship with a 6-1 win over East Texas Baptist in 10 innings on Saturday at Irwin Field to finish off a Gold Bracket series in two games that both went extra innings. UT Tyler scored five runs in the 10th inning with Alex Bishop hitting a one-out RBI single to give the Patriots a 2-1 lead before Kyle Broussard stepped up with the bases loaded an...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler Patriots earned their third straight American Southwest Conference Baseball Championship with a 6-1 win over East Texas Baptist in 10 innings on Saturday at Irwin Field to finish off a Gold Bracket series in two games that both went extra innings. UT Tyler scored five runs in the 10th inning with Alex Bishop hitting a one-out RBI single to give the Patriots a 2-1 lead before Kyle Broussard stepped up with the bases loaded an...More >>
  • Patriots softball advances in NCAA tournament

    Patriots softball advances in NCAA tournament

    Sunday, May 14 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-05-14 04:06:50 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT TYLER ATHLETICS RELEASE  The No. 4-ranked UT Tyler softball team advanced to the NCAA Division III Super Regional round after earning a pair of wins over No. 5 Texas Lutheran on Saturday in the Tyler Regional finals at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (42-4) will host the Super Regional next weekend against either No. 17 Whitworth or No. 10 East Texas Baptist. The Tigers and Whitworth will play a regional final on Sunday afternoon in Marshall after WC forced the if-needed cont...More >>
    UT TYLER ATHLETICS RELEASE  The No. 4-ranked UT Tyler softball team advanced to the NCAA Division III Super Regional round after earning a pair of wins over No. 5 Texas Lutheran on Saturday in the Tyler Regional finals at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (42-4) will host the Super Regional next weekend against either No. 17 Whitworth or No. 10 East Texas Baptist. The Tigers and Whitworth will play a regional final on Sunday afternoon in Marshall after WC forced the if-needed cont...More >>
  • UT Tyler rolls to 9-0 win in NCAA opener

    UT Tyler rolls to 9-0 win in NCAA opener

    Saturday, May 13 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-05-13 04:14:47 GMT
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    UT Tyler Athletics Release  Alaina Kissinger threw a one-hit shutout and Whitney Romero had three hits and drove in three runs to lead No. 4-ranked UT Tyler to a 9-0 win over La Verne in the first game of the NCAA Division III Tyler Regional on Friday at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (40-4) will now play Texas Lutheran at 2 p.m. on Saturday with the remaining scenarios to depend on results. Kissinger (23-2) rolled through the Leopard (31-13) lineup throughout the game and did...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  Alaina Kissinger threw a one-hit shutout and Whitney Romero had three hits and drove in three runs to lead No. 4-ranked UT Tyler to a 9-0 win over La Verne in the first game of the NCAA Division III Tyler Regional on Friday at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (40-4) will now play Texas Lutheran at 2 p.m. on Saturday with the remaining scenarios to depend on results. Kissinger (23-2) rolled through the Leopard (31-13) lineup throughout the game and did...More >>
  • Union Grove and Longview girls state track preview

    Union Grove and Longview girls state track preview

    Thursday, May 11 2017 11:47 PM EDT2017-05-12 03:47:29 GMT
    Union Grove girls track will compete in seven events at the state meet.Union Grove girls track will compete in seven events at the state meet.

    So far in our state track previews, you have seen stories on athletes from bigger schools, but Union Grove is bringing 2A power down to Austin. The Lady Lions will compete in seven total events, and have a very good chance at bringing, a team championship back to East Texas.

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    So far in our state track previews, you have seen stories on athletes from bigger schools, but Union Grove is bringing 2A power down to Austin. The Lady Lions will compete in seven total events, and have a very good chance at bringing, a team championship back to East Texas.

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  • TJC Women's Tennis takes home National Championship

    TJC Women's Tennis takes home National Championship

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:02:04 GMT
    TJC AthleticsTJC Athletics
    TUSCON, Ariz. – The 2017 NJCAA Division I Women’s Tennis Championship went down to the final day as Tyler (TX) scored 46 points to win its 18th national championship in program history at Reffkin Tennis Center in Tucson, Arizona. The Apache’s just nudged by ASA Miami (FL) who tallied 44 points in the tournament. Three Tyler freshman tallied single championships, as Jasmine Asghar, Kalani Soli and Yuna Ito each earned a singles title. ASA Miami’s (FL) Duglei...More >>
    TUSCON, Ariz. – The 2017 NJCAA Division I Women’s Tennis Championship went down to the final day as Tyler (TX) scored 46 points to win its 18th national championship in program history at Reffkin Tennis Center in Tucson, Arizona. The Apache’s just nudged by ASA Miami (FL) who tallied 44 points in the tournament. Three Tyler freshman tallied single championships, as Jasmine Asghar, Kalani Soli and Yuna Ito each earned a singles title. ASA Miami’s (FL) Duglei...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: TJC Softball prepares for national tournament

    Sports WebXtra: TJC Softball prepares for national tournament

    Thursday, May 11 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-05-11 21:58:54 GMT
    TJC Athletics Release  The TJC Apache Ladies are headed back to the national softball tournament. Tyler Junior College defeated Blinn College, 6-1, on Tuesday in Lufkin to earn one of Region XIV's bids to the NJCAA Division I Softball Tournament in St. George, Utah. With their backs against the wall after dropping their opening game in the Region XIV Tournament, the Apache Ladies reeled off four straight wins, culminating in the victory over Blinn to secure one of two national...More >>
    TJC Athletics Release  The TJC Apache Ladies are headed back to the national softball tournament. Tyler Junior College defeated Blinn College, 6-1, on Tuesday in Lufkin to earn one of Region XIV's bids to the NJCAA Division I Softball Tournament in St. George, Utah. With their backs against the wall after dropping their opening game in the Region XIV Tournament, the Apache Ladies reeled off four straight wins, culminating in the victory over Blinn to secure one of two national...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: UT Tyler Patriots softball and baseball prepare for big weekend

    Sports WebXtra: UT Tyler Patriots softball and baseball prepare for big weekend

    Thursday, May 11 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-05-11 21:39:53 GMT
    UT Tyler Athletics Release The UT Tyler softball team will host a three-team NCAA Division III regional tournament this weekend with Texas Lutheran and La Verne coming in to play at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (39-4) are the top seed in the West Region and earned the at-large bid and hosting rights to their 10th straight regional tournament. TLU (37-4) won the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference and enters the NCAA tournament on a 37-game winning streak, while La Verne (31-12...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release The UT Tyler softball team will host a three-team NCAA Division III regional tournament this weekend with Texas Lutheran and La Verne coming in to play at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (39-4) are the top seed in the West Region and earned the at-large bid and hosting rights to their 10th straight regional tournament. TLU (37-4) won the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference and enters the NCAA tournament on a 37-game winning streak, while La Verne (31-12...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler baseball players honored by ASC

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler baseball players honored by ASC

    Thursday, May 11 2017 12:04 AM EDT2017-05-11 04:04:56 GMT
    Three players named first team all ASC.Three players named first team all ASC.

    UT Tyler seniors Daniel Williams, Trenton Buchhorn and Cody Brown were each named American Southwest Conference First-Team for the Patriots who had 14 all-conference selections in a vote of league head coaches in a season where they won the regular-season championship and are playing this weekend for their third straight ASC tournament title.

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    UT Tyler seniors Daniel Williams, Trenton Buchhorn and Cody Brown were each named American Southwest Conference First-Team for the Patriots who had 14 all-conference selections in a vote of league head coaches in a season where they won the regular-season championship and are playing this weekend for their third straight ASC tournament title.

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  • Sports WebXtra: TJC women's basketball players moving on

    Sports WebXtra: TJC women's basketball players moving on

    Thursday, May 11 2017 12:01 AM EDT2017-05-11 04:01:56 GMT
    Several TJC players signed national letters of intent.Several TJC players signed national letters of intent.

    This past season, the Tyler Junior College women's basketball team made the national tournament and Wednesday numerous players signed national letters of intent to continue their careers at four year universities.

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    This past season, the Tyler Junior College women's basketball team made the national tournament and Wednesday numerous players signed national letters of intent to continue their careers at four year universities.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys hold annual golf tournament

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys hold annual golf tournament

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-05-11 03:56:20 GMT
    Cowboys held golf tournament on Wednesday.Cowboys held golf tournament on Wednesday.

    Lufkin native Dez Bryant, Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott are some of the best players in the NFL, but I'm not sure you want the Cowboy stars to be a part of a four-man scramble.

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    Lufkin native Dez Bryant, Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott are some of the best players in the NFL, but I'm not sure you want the Cowboy stars to be a part of a four-man scramble.

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  • Running to state: Kilgore Bulldogs are the fastest 4X2 relay team in ETX

    Running to state: Kilgore Bulldogs are the fastest 4X2 relay team in ETX

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-05-11 03:25:44 GMT
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    You can try and chase them, but you probably won't catch the group of bulldogs running away to the Class 4A Track and Field State Championship.  "It's awesome to me right now, it's a lovely feeling. I've been telling these guys since day one that we were going to state,"  Terrell Shelton, senior Kilgore Bulldog.  "It's all the hard work we've been doing all track season, finally paid off. I'm excited, my guys excited," said Melek Hamilton...More >>
    You can try and chase them, but you probably won't catch the group of bulldogs running away to the Class 4A Track and Field State Championship.  "It's awesome to me right now, it's a lovely feeling. I've been telling these guys since day one that we were going to state,"  Terrell Shelton, senior Kilgore Bulldog.  "It's all the hard work we've been doing all track season, finally paid off. I'm excited, my guys excited," said Melek Hamilton...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Which quarterback will start for Houston Texans in week 1?

    Sports WebXtra: Which quarterback will start for Houston Texans in week 1?

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 8:24 PM EDT2017-05-11 00:24:19 GMT
    It's fun to try and predict anything when it comes to sports, and since football fans can't wait for the 2017 season analyst are already trying to predict who the starting quarterback will be for NFL teams that used first round picks on a QB.  We all know that Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes will more than likely not start for the Kansas City Chiefs come Week 1. But what about Deshaun Watson for the Houston Texans?  Good news, is while they may still want to pick up an o...More >>
    It's fun to try and predict anything when it comes to sports, and since football fans can't wait for the 2017 season analyst are already trying to predict who the starting quarterback will be for NFL teams that used first round picks on a QB.  We all know that Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes will more than likely not start for the Kansas City Chiefs come Week 1. But what about Deshaun Watson for the Houston Texans?  Good news, is while they may still want to pick up an o...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: High School Baseball pitch count may be leading to more one game playoffs

    Sports WebXtra: High School Baseball pitch count may be leading to more one game playoffs

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 8:14 PM EDT2017-05-11 00:14:29 GMT

    The newly established UIL pitch count may have started to effect teams already in just the second round of the playoffs. More one game series are happening in the Area Championship, as pitchers have to stretch 110 pitches throughout a three game series. 

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    The newly established UIL pitch count may have started to effect teams already in just the second round of the playoffs. More one game series are happening in the Area Championship, as pitchers have to stretch 110 pitches throughout a three game series. 

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  • Sports WebXtra: High School Softball Regional Quarterfinal Pairings

    Sports WebXtra: High School Softball Regional Quarterfinal Pairings

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 8:02 PM EDT2017-05-11 00:02:51 GMT

    High school softball enters the third round of the playoffs this week.  Find out where and when teams will battle is out across East Texas. 

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    High school softball enters the third round of the playoffs this week.  Find out where and when teams will battle is out across East Texas. 

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  • Mike Meador out as Lindale head coach and athletic director

    Mike Meador out as Lindale head coach and athletic director

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-05-10 03:56:37 GMT
    Mike Meador is out as the Lindale athletic director and head coach.Mike Meador is out as the Lindale athletic director and head coach.

    In breaking news Tuesday night, a source close to the situation has confirmed to KLTV Sports, that Mike Meador is out as the Lindale head football coach and athletic director. The job opening has been posted on the Lindale ISD Web site. Meador has guided the Eagles the past 11 years.

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    In breaking news Tuesday night, a source close to the situation has confirmed to KLTV Sports, that Mike Meador is out as the Lindale head football coach and athletic director. The job opening has been posted on the Lindale ISD Web site. Meador has guided the Eagles the past 11 years.

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  • Pole Vaulting to the Top: Branson Ellis and Cameron Johnson head to state as two of the top vaulters in Texas

    Pole Vaulting to the Top: Branson Ellis and Cameron Johnson head to state as two of the top vaulters in Texas

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 11:50 PM EDT2017-05-10 03:50:32 GMT
    KLTV Staff: Ellis at workout facilities in JacksonvilleKLTV Staff: Ellis at workout facilities in Jacksonville

    Tyler Lee Red Raider Branson Ellis and Whitehouse Wildcat Cameron Johnson are two of the top pole vaulters, not just in East Texas, but the entire Lone Star state.  "I've just been working harder at it, I've wanted more from it. It's just just a lot of progression," said Cameron Johnson, sophomore Wildcat headed to the 5A state competition.  "It's an honor for people in the sport to look up to you. They say I want to be like "so and so". ...

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    Tyler Lee Red Raider Branson Ellis and Whitehouse Wildcat Cameron Johnson are two of the top pole vaulters, not just in East Texas, but the entire Lone Star state.  "I've just been working harder at it, I've wanted more from it. It's just just a lot of progression," said Cameron Johnson, sophomore Wildcat headed to the 5A state competition.  "It's an honor for people in the sport to look up to you. They say I want to be like "so and so". ...

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  • Sports WebXtra: TJC softball team headed to nationals

    Sports WebXtra: TJC softball team headed to nationals

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-05-10 02:49:42 GMT
    TJC softball advances to national tournament.TJC softball advances to national tournament.

    After losing its opening round game of the Region XIV softball tournament in Lufkin, Tyler Junior College has ripped off three straight wins. The Apaches needed one more Tuesday afternoon against Blinn in order to punch their ticket to nationals. TJC got the job done with a 6 to 1 victory.

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    After losing its opening round game of the Region XIV softball tournament in Lufkin, Tyler Junior College has ripped off three straight wins. The Apaches needed one more Tuesday afternoon against Blinn in order to punch their ticket to nationals. TJC got the job done with a 6 to 1 victory.

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  • Sports WebXtra: KD Cannon signed by the Jets

    Sports WebXtra: KD Cannon signed by the Jets

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 10:40 PM EDT2017-05-10 02:40:30 GMT
    KD Cannon picked up by the Jets.KD Cannon picked up by the Jets.

    Patrick Mahomes, Tyus Bowser, and Fred Ross all had a productive rookie minicamp with their respective NFL team. The same cannot be said of KD Cannon. The Mount Pleasant product was cut by the 49ers after their three-day session. Luckily for Cannon though, the Jets are giving him a second chance to make a roster.

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    Patrick Mahomes, Tyus Bowser, and Fred Ross all had a productive rookie minicamp with their respective NFL team. The same cannot be said of KD Cannon. The Mount Pleasant product was cut by the 49ers after their three-day session. Luckily for Cannon though, the Jets are giving him a second chance to make a roster.

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  • Sports WebXtra: White Oak OC takes head coaching job at Grape Creek

    Sports WebXtra: White Oak OC takes head coaching job at Grape Creek

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 10:33 PM EDT2017-05-10 02:33:17 GMT
    White Oak offensive coordinator is leaving for a head coaching job.White Oak offensive coordinator is leaving for a head coaching job.

    Over the past three seasons, the White Oak football team has averaged over 36 points per game, and in 2016 the Roughnecks piled up 44 points per contest. The mastermind behind that offense will now have a chance to lead his own program. Offensive coordinator Justin Mueller has been named the athletic director and head coach at Grape Creek high school in San Angelo.

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    Over the past three seasons, the White Oak football team has averaged over 36 points per game, and in 2016 the Roughnecks piled up 44 points per contest. The mastermind behind that offense will now have a chance to lead his own program. Offensive coordinator Justin Mueller has been named the athletic director and head coach at Grape Creek high school in San Angelo.

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  • Area Round Results - ETX softball teams advancing in playoffs

    Area Round Results - ETX softball teams advancing in playoffs

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-05-09 19:06:45 GMT

    Area round scores from across East Texas. 

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    Area round scores from across East Texas. 

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo fails to qualify for U.S. Open, East Texan advances

    Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo fails to qualify for U.S. Open, East Texan advances

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 12:50 AM EDT2017-05-09 04:50:24 GMT
    An East Texan has advanced through local qualifying for the U.S. Open.An East Texan has advanced through local qualifying for the U.S. Open.

    Tony Romo has failed to qualify for the U.S. Open. The former Cowboys quarterback fired a 3-over 75 on Monday at the local qualifier in Aledo, TX. An East Texan however has advanced to the sectional qualifying round.

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    Tony Romo has failed to qualify for the U.S. Open. The former Cowboys quarterback fired a 3-over 75 on Monday at the local qualifier in Aledo, TX. An East Texan however has advanced to the sectional qualifying round.

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  • TJC softball wins two elimination games to stay alive at Region XIV tournament

    TJC softball wins two elimination games to stay alive at Region XIV tournament

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 12:40 AM EDT2017-05-09 04:40:46 GMT
    TJC softball stays alive at Region XIV tournament.TJC softball stays alive at Region XIV tournament.

    The Apaches took the lead late and defeated Bossier Parish Community College 2-1 in the early game on Monday.

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    The Apaches took the lead late and defeated Bossier Parish Community College 2-1 in the early game on Monday.

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  • UT-Tyler softball excited to host NCAA regional

    UT-Tyler softball excited to host NCAA regional

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 12:33 AM EDT2017-05-09 04:33:22 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball is hosting a NCAA regional.UT-Tyler softball is hosting a NCAA regional.

    The UT Tyler softball team will host a three-team NCAA Division III regional tournament this weekend with Texas Lutheran and La Verne coming in to play at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (39-4) are the top seed in the West Region and earned the at-large bid and hosting rights to their 10th straight regional tournament.

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    The UT Tyler softball team will host a three-team NCAA Division III regional tournament this weekend with Texas Lutheran and La Verne coming in to play at Suddenlink Field. The Patriots (39-4) are the top seed in the West Region and earned the at-large bid and hosting rights to their 10th straight regional tournament.

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  • All Saints duo signs national letters of intent

    All Saints duo signs national letters of intent

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 12:29 AM EDT2017-05-09 04:29:14 GMT
    Pair of All Saints students are headed to the next level.Pair of All Saints students are headed to the next level.

    A pair of standouts from All Saints each signed a national letter of intent Monday. Macie Jones is headed to SMU to be a cheerleader, while Sean Phillips will take his basketball talents to St. Edwards.

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    A pair of standouts from All Saints each signed a national letter of intent Monday. Macie Jones is headed to SMU to be a cheerleader, while Sean Phillips will take his basketball talents to St. Edwards.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes wraps up rookie minicamp with Chiefs

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes wraps up rookie minicamp with Chiefs

    Monday, May 8 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-05-09 03:14:20 GMT
    Mahomes II wrapped up rookie minicamp on Monday.Mahomes II wrapped up rookie minicamp on Monday.

    Former East Texas high school stars from the class of 2013 and 2014 recently got their first taste of the NFL. A dozen organizations held their three-day rookie minicamp over the weekend, including the Chiefs who wrapped things up Monday afternoon.

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    Former East Texas high school stars from the class of 2013 and 2014 recently got their first taste of the NFL. A dozen organizations held their three-day rookie minicamp over the weekend, including the Chiefs who wrapped things up Monday afternoon.

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  • Collegiate Commissioners Association greenlights early signing period for football

    Collegiate Commissioners Association greenlights early signing period for football

    Monday, May 8 2017 6:22 PM EDT2017-05-08 22:22:40 GMT

    An early signing period for football will now be a reality at colleges after Monday.

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    An early signing period for football will now be a reality at colleges after Monday.

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  • Bi-District Results - ETX baseball teams advancing in playoffs

    Bi-District Results - ETX baseball teams advancing in playoffs

    Saturday, May 6 2017 11:11 PM EDT2017-05-07 03:11:37 GMT
    CLASS 6A Region II Rockwall-Heath 22, Lufkin 8 (Rockwall-Heath advances, 2-1) Tyler Lee bowed out Friday night to Conroe Oak Ridge (2-0) CLASS 5A Region II Hallsville 4, Lucas Lovejoy 1 (Hallsville advances, 2-0) Highland Park 3, Marshall 1 (Highland Park advances, 2-1) Sulphur Springs 5, North Forney 4 (Sulphur Springs advances, 2-0) Region III Whitehouse 12, Bryan Rudder 4 (Whitehouse advances, 2-0) Temple 2, Lindale 1 (Temple advances, 2-0) CLASS 4A Regio...More >>
    CLASS 6A Region II Rockwall-Heath 22, Lufkin 8 (Rockwall-Heath advances, 2-1) Tyler Lee bowed out Friday night to Conroe Oak Ridge (2-0) CLASS 5A Region II Hallsville 4, Lucas Lovejoy 1 (Hallsville advances, 2-0) Highland Park 3, Marshall 1 (Highland Park advances, 2-1) Sulphur Springs 5, North Forney 4 (Sulphur Springs advances, 2-0) Region III Whitehouse 12, Bryan Rudder 4 (Whitehouse advances, 2-0) Temple 2, Lindale 1 (Temple advances, 2-0) CLASS 4A Regio...More >>
  • UT Tyler Baseball opens ASC tournament with win

    UT Tyler Baseball opens ASC tournament with win

    Friday, May 5 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-05-06 03:57:34 GMT
    UT Tyler Athletics Release - Ryan CheathamUT Tyler Athletics Release - Ryan Cheatham
    UT TYLER ATHLETICS RELEASE Ryan Cheatham allowed only one run in seven innings and Graham Welch hit a two-run home run to lead the No. 3-ranked UT Tyler baseball team to a 6-1 win over Louisiana College on Friday in the Patriots’ opening game of the American Southwest Conference Championship – Blue Bracket at Irwin Field. The Patriots (34-6) will play Concordia at 3 p.m. on Saturday after Mary Hardin-Baylor and the Wildcats (19-21) play at 11 a.m. to start the day. The l...More >>
    UT TYLER ATHLETICS RELEASE Ryan Cheatham allowed only one run in seven innings and Graham Welch hit a two-run home run to lead the No. 3-ranked UT Tyler baseball team to a 6-1 win over Louisiana College on Friday in the Patriots’ opening game of the American Southwest Conference Championship – Blue Bracket at Irwin Field. The Patriots (34-6) will play Concordia at 3 p.m. on Saturday after Mary Hardin-Baylor and the Wildcats (19-21) play at 11 a.m. to start the day. The l...More >>
  • NFL rookie minicamp begins for East Texans

    NFL rookie minicamp begins for East Texans

    Thursday, May 4 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-05-05 03:57:36 GMT
    Rookie minicamp begins Friday for East Texans.Rookie minicamp begins Friday for East Texans.

    According to APEC director Bobby Stroupe, former Longview Lobo and undrafted free agent Jordan Burton has signed with the Bears. That means now 14 players either from East Texas or that have ties to region from the 2017 draft class are getting a chance to play in the NFL.

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    According to APEC director Bobby Stroupe, former Longview Lobo and undrafted free agent Jordan Burton has signed with the Bears. That means now 14 players either from East Texas or that have ties to region from the 2017 draft class are getting a chance to play in the NFL.

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  • UT-Tyler baseball brings dominant pitching into ASC tournament

    UT-Tyler baseball brings dominant pitching into ASC tournament

    Thursday, May 4 2017 11:53 PM EDT2017-05-05 03:53:45 GMT
    UT-Tyler brings dominant pitching into ASC tournament.UT-Tyler brings dominant pitching into ASC tournament.

    Its postseason time for the third ranked UT-Tyler baseball team. The Patriots are hosting the blue bracket of the American Southwest Conference tournament this weekend, and open things up Friday night against Louisiana college. Concordia and Mary-Hardin Baylor are the other two teams coming to town. No one holds a candle to UT-Tyler's dominant pitching, which is a big reason why the Patriots claimed the ASC regular season title.

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    Its postseason time for the third ranked UT-Tyler baseball team. The Patriots are hosting the blue bracket of the American Southwest Conference tournament this weekend, and open things up Friday night against Louisiana college. Concordia and Mary-Hardin Baylor are the other two teams coming to town. No one holds a candle to UT-Tyler's dominant pitching, which is a big reason why the Patriots claimed the ASC regular season title.

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  • TJC softball ready for Region XIV tournament

    TJC softball ready for Region XIV tournament

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 11:10 PM EDT2017-05-04 03:10:55 GMT
    TJC is the number one seed in the Region XIV tournament.TJC is the number one seed in the Region XIV tournament.

    The newest sport at TJC is softball, but the program is already up to par with the rest of Apache athletics in terms of winning. In just its third year of existence, TJC is on the verge of making back to back appearances in the national tournament.

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    The newest sport at TJC is softball, but the program is already up to par with the rest of Apache athletics in terms of winning. In just its third year of existence, TJC is on the verge of making back to back appearances in the national tournament.

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  • TJC women's soccer sends 10 player to the next level

    TJC women's soccer sends 10 player to the next level

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-05-04 03:05:16 GMT
    TJC women's soccer sends 10 players to the next level.TJC women's soccer sends 10 players to the next level.

    Over the past two seasons, the Tyler Junior College women's soccer team has won nearly 40 games and made the national tournament both times. The Apaches in fact lost in the championship game this past year. On Wednesday, the program officially sent 10 players to next level as the girls signed national letters of intent.

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    Over the past two seasons, the Tyler Junior College women's soccer team has won nearly 40 games and made the national tournament both times. The Apaches in fact lost in the championship game this past year. On Wednesday, the program officially sent 10 players to next level as the girls signed national letters of intent.

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  • Former TJC QB Matt Davis getting chance with Rams

    Former TJC QB Matt Davis getting chance with Rams

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 10:58 PM EDT2017-05-04 02:58:26 GMT
    Matt Davis gets minicamp invite from Rams.Matt Davis gets minicamp invite from Rams.

    Matt Davis is the latest player with ties to the region from the draft class of 2017 to get a shot in the NFL. The former Tyler Junior College quarterback tweeted Wednesday evening that he has received a rookie minicamp invite from the Los Angeles Rams.

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    Matt Davis is the latest player with ties to the region from the draft class of 2017 to get a shot in the NFL. The former Tyler Junior College quarterback tweeted Wednesday evening that he has received a rookie minicamp invite from the Los Angeles Rams.

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  • Sports WebXtra: John Tyler star picks up another Division I offer

    Sports WebXtra: John Tyler star picks up another Division I offer

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 7:11 PM EDT2017-05-03 23:11:16 GMT
    John Tyler's Dekalen Goodson has picked up another DI offer.John Tyler's Dekalen Goodson has picked up another DI offer.

    Five former John Tyler Lions are ready to make a name for themselves in the NFL, but the next crop of talent is receiving plenty of recognition at the collegiate level. Outside linebacker/defensive end Dekalen Goodson has picked up his fifth Divison I offer.

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    Five former John Tyler Lions are ready to make a name for themselves in the NFL, but the next crop of talent is receiving plenty of recognition at the collegiate level. Outside linebacker/defensive end Dekalen Goodson has picked up his fifth Divison I offer.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cole Hamels expected to miss eight weeks

    Sports WebXtra: Cole Hamels expected to miss eight weeks

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-05-03 22:57:00 GMT
    Hamels expected to miss eight weeks.Hamels expected to miss eight weeks.

    It is still early, but nothing is going right for the Rangers. Texas has lost two in a row to rival Houston, and currently sits a tie for last place in the AL West standings at 11-16 overall. Starting pitcher Cole Hamels has been placed on the 10-day disabled list, but is expected to miss eight weeks with a right oblique strain.

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    It is still early, but nothing is going right for the Rangers. Texas has lost two in a row to rival Houston, and currently sits a tie for last place in the AL West standings at 11-16 overall. Starting pitcher Cole Hamels has been placed on the 10-day disabled list, but is expected to miss eight weeks with a right oblique strain.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo trying to qualify for U.S. Open

    Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo trying to qualify for U.S. Open

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 6:51 PM EDT2017-05-03 22:51:40 GMT
    Tony Romo is trying to qualify for the U.S. Open.Tony Romo is trying to qualify for the U.S. Open.

    Former Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is trying to qualify for the PGA Tour's U.S. Open. Over 9,000 golfers have signed up for the major championship and only 51 exempt spots will be given out. The first step for Romo begins on Monday at the local qualifier in Aledo, Texas.

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    Former Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is trying to qualify for the PGA Tour's U.S. Open. Over 9,000 golfers have signed up for the major championship and only 51 exempt spots will be given out. The first step for Romo begins on Monday at the local qualifier in Aledo, Texas.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Houston vs San Antonio NBA playoffs

    Sports WebXtra: Houston vs San Antonio NBA playoffs

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-05-03 21:38:11 GMT
    The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs are going at it this evening in the Western Conference Semifinals.  The Rockets came out strong taking the first of a seven game series 126-99. The Spurs have enough championships to fill up one hand, but they have fallen short in the playoffs every time to Houston.  If the Rockets are able to gain the 2-0 lead, there is a strong possibility that the Spurs could get swept up by Houston.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights...More >>
    The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs are going at it this evening in the Western Conference Semifinals.  The Rockets came out strong taking the first of a seven game series 126-99. The Spurs have enough championships to fill up one hand, but they have fallen short in the playoffs every time to Houston.  If the Rockets are able to gain the 2-0 lead, there is a strong possibility that the Spurs could get swept up by Houston.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: High School baseball begins playoffs

    Sports WebXtra: High School baseball begins playoffs

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 5:27 PM EDT2017-05-03 21:27:07 GMT

    High School baseball begins playoffs this weekend. Full list of East Texas teams beginning their state bound journey. 

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    High School baseball begins playoffs this weekend. Full list of East Texas teams beginning their state bound journey. 

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  • Sports WebXtra: Area Pairings for ETX softball

    Sports WebXtra: Area Pairings for ETX softball

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-05-03 21:16:03 GMT

    East Texas softball teams are headed into round two of the playoffs. Here is a complete list of teams and area match-ups. 

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    East Texas softball teams are headed into round two of the playoffs. Here is a complete list of teams and area match-ups. 

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  • UT-Tyler baseball enters ASC tournament as the top dog

    UT-Tyler baseball enters ASC tournament as the top dog

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-05-03 04:00:14 GMT
    UT-Tyler baseball enters the ASC tournament as the numer one seed.UT-Tyler baseball enters the ASC tournament as the numer one seed.

    It's a great time to be a part of Patriot athletics. The third ranked baseball team is set to host the blue bracket of the American Southwest Conference tournament this weekend. UT-Tyler is the number one overall seed and is gunning for its third straight ASC tournament title.

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    It's a great time to be a part of Patriot athletics. The third ranked baseball team is set to host the blue bracket of the American Southwest Conference tournament this weekend. UT-Tyler is the number one overall seed and is gunning for its third straight ASC tournament title.

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  • Stepping up to the plate: Canton softball and baseball try to lift spirits through sports

    Stepping up to the plate: Canton softball and baseball try to lift spirits through sports

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-05-03 03:05:43 GMT
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    The Canton softball and baseball teams have been on a roller coaster of emotions this weekend.  "It's shocking and scary because one day your happy your winning a playoff game headed to the next round and then your town is gone," said Brooke Arnold, junior third-baseman for Canton Eagles softball team.  Friday night each team celebrated a big win, Saturday the were overcome with anxiety as seven tornadoes went through East Texas. The largest an EF-...More >>
    The Canton softball and baseball teams have been on a roller coaster of emotions this weekend.  "It's shocking and scary because one day your happy your winning a playoff game headed to the next round and then your town is gone," said Brooke Arnold, junior third-baseman for Canton Eagles softball team.  Friday night each team celebrated a big win, Saturday the were overcome with anxiety as seven tornadoes went through East Texas. The largest an EF-...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: UIL announces football championship dates

    Sports WebXtra: UIL announces football championship dates

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 10:46 PM EDT2017-05-03 02:46:54 GMT
    UIL announces football title game dates.UIL announces football title game dates.

    On Tuesday, the University Interscholastic League announced the dates for the high school football state championship games at AT&T Stadium. There are a few changes that will affect East Texas.

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    On Tuesday, the University Interscholastic League announced the dates for the high school football state championship games at AT&T Stadium. There are a few changes that will affect East Texas.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Rangers ace Cole Hamels scratched from start

    Sports WebXtra: Rangers ace Cole Hamels scratched from start

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 8:55 PM EDT2017-05-03 00:55:57 GMT
    Cole Hamels scratched from start on Tuesday.Cole Hamels scratched from start on Tuesday.

    If the Rangers beat the Astros on Tuesday night, it won't because of stellar pitching by Cole Hamels. The four-time All-Star was scratched from his start because of tightness in his right oblique. This is a big blow to Texas considering Hamels in 2-0 this year with a 3.03 ERA in five starts.

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    If the Rangers beat the Astros on Tuesday night, it won't because of stellar pitching by Cole Hamels. The four-time All-Star was scratched from his start because of tightness in his right oblique. This is a big blow to Texas considering Hamels in 2-0 this year with a 3.03 ERA in five starts.

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  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler's Kaylee Prather named ASC player of the year

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler's Kaylee Prather named ASC player of the year

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-05-03 00:40:45 GMT
    Kaylee Prather has been named the ASC player of the year.Kaylee Prather has been named the ASC player of the year.

    UT Tyler senior Kaylee Prather has been named the American Southwest Conference Player of the Year, Whitney Romero the ASC Freshman of the Year and the Patriots earned five first-team honors, four second-team selections and one honorable mention nod as voted on by league coaches.

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    UT Tyler senior Kaylee Prather has been named the American Southwest Conference Player of the Year, Whitney Romero the ASC Freshman of the Year and the Patriots earned five first-team honors, four second-team selections and one honorable mention nod as voted on by league coaches.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Rangers and Astros begin four-game series

    Sports WebXtra: Rangers and Astros begin four-game series

    Monday, May 1 2017 11:59 PM EDT2017-05-02 03:59:29 GMT
    Rangers begin four-game series at Houston.Rangers begin four-game series at Houston.

    Lone Star State and AL West rivals Texas and Houston begin a four-game series at Minute Maid Park on Monday night. At 16-9, the Astros lead the division and have the most wins in the American League. The Rangers meanwhile are off to a slow start with a 11 and 14 record. Texas though has dominated Houston the past two years in route to back to back AL West titles.

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    Lone Star State and AL West rivals Texas and Houston begin a four-game series at Minute Maid Park on Monday night. At 16-9, the Astros lead the division and have the most wins in the American League. The Rangers meanwhile are off to a slow start with a 11 and 14 record. Texas though has dominated Houston the past two years in route to back to back AL West titles.

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  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler baseball set to host ASC tournament

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler baseball set to host ASC tournament

    Monday, May 1 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-05-02 03:58:24 GMT
    UT-Tyler baseball is set to host ASC tournament.UT-Tyler baseball is set to host ASC tournament.

    Regular-season champion and No. 1 seed University of Texas at Tyler and No. 2 seed University of Texas at Dallas will host the opening round brackets of the 2017 American Southwest Conference Baseball Championship Tournament Series from Friday, May 5 through Sunday, May 7.

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    Regular-season champion and No. 1 seed University of Texas at Tyler and No. 2 seed University of Texas at Dallas will host the opening round brackets of the 2017 American Southwest Conference Baseball Championship Tournament Series from Friday, May 5 through Sunday, May 7.

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  • Sports WebXtra: A dozen East Texas players getting chance to play in the NFL

    Sports WebXtra: A dozen East Texas players getting chance to play in the NFL

    Monday, May 1 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-05-02 03:57:41 GMT
    East Texans sign undrafted free agent deals.East Texans sign undrafted free agent deals.

    A dozen players either from East Texas or that have ties to the region are getting a chance to play in the NFL. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II, John Tyler standout Tyus Bowser, and former TJC Apache Josh Reynolds were all drafted. Numerous others though will have the opportunity to prove themselves through free agency deals or mini camp invites.

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    A dozen players either from East Texas or that have ties to the region are getting a chance to play in the NFL. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II, John Tyler standout Tyus Bowser, and former TJC Apache Josh Reynolds were all drafted. Numerous others though will have the opportunity to prove themselves through free agency deals or mini camp invites.

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  • Fred Ross among multiple Bulldogs to sign free agency deals

    Fred Ross among multiple Bulldogs to sign free agency deals

    Sunday, April 30 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-04-30 04:13:33 GMT
    Mississippi Athletics Roster - Fred RossMississippi Athletics Roster - Fred Ross
    Mississippi State Athletics Release  Justin Senior became the fifth different Mississippi State offensive lineman to reach the NFL since 2014 when the Seattle Seahawks called him with the 210th overall pick in the sixth round of the 2017 NFL Draft on Saturday. Senior was the lone Bulldog selected and the first and only Canadian native taken in the 2017 NFL Draft. A native of Montreal, Senior was a three-year starter on the MSU offensive line and captured the Kent Hull Trop...More >>
    Mississippi State Athletics Release  Justin Senior became the fifth different Mississippi State offensive lineman to reach the NFL since 2014 when the Seattle Seahawks called him with the 210th overall pick in the sixth round of the 2017 NFL Draft on Saturday. Senior was the lone Bulldog selected and the first and only Canadian native taken in the 2017 NFL Draft. A native of Montreal, Senior was a three-year starter on the MSU offensive line and captured the Kent Hull Trop...More >>
  • Zach Conque Signs Free Agent Contract with Houston Texans

    Zach Conque Signs Free Agent Contract with Houston Texans

    Sunday, April 30 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-04-30 04:06:51 GMT
    SFA Athletics ReleaseSFA Athletics Release
    SFA Athletics Release  Former Stephen F. Austin quarterback Zach Conque’s football career will continue as Conque has signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Houston Texans. With his signing, Conque becomes the 76th Lumberjack to sign a contract with an NFL team. The 6-5, 237 pound quarterback/tight end caught the attention of NFL scouts at SFA’s Pro Day, posting impressive numbers in the drills while working out at both the quarterback and tight end positi...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  Former Stephen F. Austin quarterback Zach Conque’s football career will continue as Conque has signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Houston Texans. With his signing, Conque becomes the 76th Lumberjack to sign a contract with an NFL team. The 6-5, 237 pound quarterback/tight end caught the attention of NFL scouts at SFA’s Pro Day, posting impressive numbers in the drills while working out at both the quarterback and tight end positi...More >>
  • Dak Prescott visits in East Texas for good cause

    Dak Prescott visits in East Texas for good cause

    Saturday, April 29 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-04-29 04:19:22 GMT

    At this time last year, a guy by the name of Dak Prescott was still on the draft board. In fact, the Mississippi State star didn't hear his named called until Saturday during the fourth round. Luckily for the Cowboys, Prescott turned out to be the hidden gem of the 2016 draft class. The NFL AP rookie of the year was in Longview Friday night for a fundraiser supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines.

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    At this time last year, a guy by the name of Dak Prescott was still on the draft board. In fact, the Mississippi State star didn't hear his named called until Saturday during the fourth round. Luckily for the Cowboys, Prescott turned out to be the hidden gem of the 2016 draft class. The NFL AP rookie of the year was in Longview Friday night for a fundraiser supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines.

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  • UT-Tyler softball falls to UT-Dallas

    UT-Tyler softball falls to UT-Dallas

    Saturday, April 29 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-04-29 04:15:31 GMT

    The UT Tyler softball team battled back from a 5-2 deficit but lost to UT Dallas 6-5 on a walkoff home run in the bottom of the seventh inning in the winner’s bracket semifinal of the American Southwest Conference tournament Friday at Suddenlink Field.

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    The UT Tyler softball team battled back from a 5-2 deficit but lost to UT Dallas 6-5 on a walkoff home run in the bottom of the seventh inning in the winner’s bracket semifinal of the American Southwest Conference tournament Friday at Suddenlink Field.

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  • Tyus Bowser picked by Baltimore Ravens in second round of NFL draft

    Tyus Bowser picked by Baltimore Ravens in second round of NFL draft

    Friday, April 28 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-04-29 00:58:10 GMT

    East Texas eyes are on a local talent during the second and third round of the NFL draft Friday night. 

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    East Texas eyes are on a local talent during the second and third round of the NFL draft Friday night. 

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  • Draft Day: Tyus Bowser

    Draft Day: Tyus Bowser

    Thursday, April 27 2017 9:49 PM EDT2017-04-28 01:49:49 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    Former John Tyler Lion and Houston Cougar Tyus Bowser is a 250 pound outside linebacker who has climbed his way up the draft board drastically in the past month. 

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    Former John Tyler Lion and Houston Cougar Tyus Bowser is a 250 pound outside linebacker who has climbed his way up the draft board drastically in the past month. 

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  • BREAKING

    Former Whitehouse Wildcat Patrick Mahomes headed to Kansas City Chiefs

    Former Whitehouse Wildcat Patrick Mahomes headed to Kansas City Chiefs

    Thursday, April 27 2017 9:46 PM EDT2017-04-28 01:46:59 GMT
    Raycom Media StaffRaycom Media Staff

    In January, Whitehouse native and Texas Tech Red Raider quarterback Patrick Mahomes declared for the NFL Draft, forgoing his senior season

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    In January, Whitehouse native and Texas Tech Red Raider quarterback Patrick Mahomes declared for the NFL Draft, forgoing his senior season

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  • Mahomes II has hometown support ahead of first round of NFL Draft

    Mahomes II has hometown support ahead of first round of NFL Draft

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-04-27 02:56:09 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes II has plenty of hometown support.Patrick Mahomes II has plenty of hometown support.

    In just over 24 hours, the first round of the NFL Draft will get underway in Philadelphia. If everything goes according to plan, Patrick Mahomes II is going to hear his named called. Whether the Whitehouse product goes number 10 or 25, the quarterback has plenty of hometown support.

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    In just over 24 hours, the first round of the NFL Draft will get underway in Philadelphia. If everything goes according to plan, Patrick Mahomes II is going to hear his named called. Whether the Whitehouse product goes number 10 or 25, the quarterback has plenty of hometown support.

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  • Lindale beats Whitehouse 12-2

    Lindale beats Whitehouse 12-2

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 1:42 PM EDT2017-04-26 17:42:29 GMT

    In high school baseball action, 15th ranked Whitehouse and No. 20 Lindale met in a District 17-5A showdown on Tuesday.

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    In high school baseball action, 15th ranked Whitehouse and No. 20 Lindale met in a District 17-5A showdown on Tuesday.

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  • SFA baseball upsets TCU

    SFA baseball upsets TCU

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:24:51 GMT
    SFA baseball defeated TCU 6-2 on Tuesday night.SFA baseball defeated TCU 6-2 on Tuesday night.

    Each time the Stephen F. Austin baseball team faced off against a big-name baseball team from the state of Texas in 2017, the end result could have been summed up with the following phrase: close, but no cigar.

    Tuesday night at Lupton Stadium, however, the only was the word cigar could have been associated with the ‘Jacks is if it followed the word victory.

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    Each time the Stephen F. Austin baseball team faced off against a big-name baseball team from the state of Texas in 2017, the end result could have been summed up with the following phrase: close, but no cigar.

    Tuesday night at Lupton Stadium, however, the only was the word cigar could have been associated with the ‘Jacks is if it followed the word victory.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes II making rounds before NFL Draft

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes II making rounds before NFL Draft

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:18:16 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes is making the rounds ahead of the Draft.Patrick Mahomes is making the rounds ahead of the Draft.

    The nickname "Beast Texas" didn't come out of no where. Adrian Peterson, Trent Williams, Lane Johnson, Dez Bryant, and Johnny Manziel are all recent East Texas natives that went in the first round of the NFL Draft. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has a legit chance to join the exclusive list on Thursday night.

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    The nickname "Beast Texas" didn't come out of no where. Adrian Peterson, Trent Williams, Lane Johnson, Dez Bryant, and Johnny Manziel are all recent East Texas natives that went in the first round of the NFL Draft. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has a legit chance to join the exclusive list on Thursday night.

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  • Class of 2012: Three Lions ready for NFL Draft

    Class of 2012: Three Lions ready for NFL Draft

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:12:15 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    Greg Ward Jr, Fred Ross, and Tyus Bowser are all John Tyler Lions from the 'Class of 2012'. They are all names you could be hearing during this week's NFL Draft, adding to the list of former Lions already in the league.  "There something in the water here. We produce a lot of NFL guys, it's that East Texas water," said Fred Ross, the all-time record holder in catches and receiving yards at Mississippi State.  "Watching those big time guys get drafted in...More >>
    Greg Ward Jr, Fred Ross, and Tyus Bowser are all John Tyler Lions from the 'Class of 2012'. They are all names you could be hearing during this week's NFL Draft, adding to the list of former Lions already in the league.  "There something in the water here. We produce a lot of NFL guys, it's that East Texas water," said Fred Ross, the all-time record holder in catches and receiving yards at Mississippi State.  "Watching those big time guys get drafted in...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Josh Tomlin set to pitch against Astros

    Sports WebXtra: Josh Tomlin set to pitch against Astros

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:40:52 GMT
    Josh Tomlin is starting against Astros tonight.Josh Tomlin is starting against Astros tonight.

    East Texan and Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin had a rough start to the season, but will take the mound on Tuesday night coming off his best outing and first win of 2017. The Whitehouse product is set to take on Houston.

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    East Texan and Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin had a rough start to the season, but will take the mound on Tuesday night coming off his best outing and first win of 2017. The Whitehouse product is set to take on Houston.

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  • Sports WebXtra: H.S. baseball ranking and standings update

    Sports WebXtra: H.S. baseball ranking and standings update

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:03:31 GMT
    It is the final week of the regular season in baseball.It is the final week of the regular season in baseball.

    The high school softball playoffs start on Thursday, and its the final week of the regular season for baseball. 20 East Texas baseball teams are ranked in the top 25 at this point, and several district races are coming down to the wire.

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    The high school softball playoffs start on Thursday, and its the final week of the regular season for baseball. 20 East Texas baseball teams are ranked in the top 25 at this point, and several district races are coming down to the wire.

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  • Saints finalize contract with Adrian Peterson

    Saints finalize contract with Adrian Peterson

    Adrian Peterson is visiting the Saints next week (Michael DeMocker, nola.com/Times Picayune)Adrian Peterson is visiting the Saints next week (Michael DeMocker, nola.com/Times Picayune)

    The New Orleans Saints have signed running back Adrian Peterson to a two-year contract worth $7 million.

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    The New Orleans Saints have signed running back Adrian Peterson to a two-year contract worth $7 million.

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  • Former Aggies and Cowboys quarterback delivers message to FCA all-stars

    Former Aggies and Cowboys quarterback delivers message to FCA all-stars

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-04-25 04:24:21 GMT
    Stephen McGee was the featured speaker at the FCA tailgate.Stephen McGee was the featured speaker at the FCA tailgate.

    Numerous East Texas athletes and coaches enjoyed a night of fellowship at All Saints High School for the annual FCA Heart of a Champion tailgate. The softball, baseball, and football all-stars along with cheerleaders will take the field one last time in June for their respective games. Monday night though, the players were introduced and had the opportunity to hear from guest speak Stephen McGee.

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    Numerous East Texas athletes and coaches enjoyed a night of fellowship at All Saints High School for the annual FCA Heart of a Champion tailgate. The softball, baseball, and football all-stars along with cheerleaders will take the field one last time in June for their respective games. Monday night though, the players were introduced and had the opportunity to hear from guest speak Stephen McGee.

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  • NFL Draft week is here; Mahomes II support staff excited

    NFL Draft week is here; Mahomes II support staff excited

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-25 04:18:07 GMT
    Mahomes' dad and former H.S. coach are excited for draft week.Mahomes' dad and former H.S. coach are excited for draft week.

    Over 15 guys either from East Texas or that have ties to the region could hear their name called this week during the NFL Draft. Round one is on Thursday night and the event wraps up on Saturday. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has become the household name around here leading up to draft, and is very likely to go on night one.

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    Over 15 guys either from East Texas or that have ties to the region could hear their name called this week during the NFL Draft. Round one is on Thursday night and the event wraps up on Saturday. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has become the household name around here leading up to draft, and is very likely to go on night one.

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  • Bullard ISD hires new athletic director and football coach

    Bullard ISD hires new athletic director and football coach

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-04-25 04:12:48 GMT
    Bullard ISD has hired a new football coach.Bullard ISD has hired a new football coach.

    Over 10 East Texas high schools were searching for new head football coaches this off-season, and Bullard ISD is the latest to fill its opening. In a special board meeting Monday night, Scott Callaway was hired as the Panthers new athletic director and head coach.

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    Over 10 East Texas high schools were searching for new head football coaches this off-season, and Bullard ISD is the latest to fill its opening. In a special board meeting Monday night, Scott Callaway was hired as the Panthers new athletic director and head coach.

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  • UT Tyler Baseball sweeps McMurry

    UT Tyler Baseball sweeps McMurry

    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-04-23 03:37:00 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  Cody Brown and Cason Adams were dominant on the mound and Gunnar Quick was unstoppable at the plate as the No. 5-ranked UT Tyler baseball team rolled to a 12-1 and 4-2 Senior Day doubleheader sweep of McMurry on Saturday at Irwin Field. The Patriots (31-5, 19-2 ASC) improve to 19-2 at home and swept their fifth conference series of the season after taking all three from the War Hawks (12-25, 6-15 ASC) this weekend. Quick led the Patriots in the serie...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  Cody Brown and Cason Adams were dominant on the mound and Gunnar Quick was unstoppable at the plate as the No. 5-ranked UT Tyler baseball team rolled to a 12-1 and 4-2 Senior Day doubleheader sweep of McMurry on Saturday at Irwin Field. The Patriots (31-5, 19-2 ASC) improve to 19-2 at home and swept their fifth conference series of the season after taking all three from the War Hawks (12-25, 6-15 ASC) this weekend. Quick led the Patriots in the serie...More >>
  • Apaches hold black and gold spring game

    Apaches hold black and gold spring game

    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-04-22 04:00:26 GMT

    Friday afternoon the TJC Apaches hosted their annual black and gold scrimmage at Pat Hartley Field.  Head Coach Danny Palmer sat back and watched his offense and defense take on one another. There was no clear cut standout at the quarterback position, but the run game was looking sharp.  Athens own Logan Fuller had a few nice runs of his own, Fuller now a sophomore should have some more opportunities to play this season.  The Apaches showed off a plethora of gro...

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    Friday afternoon the TJC Apaches hosted their annual black and gold scrimmage at Pat Hartley Field.  Head Coach Danny Palmer sat back and watched his offense and defense take on one another. There was no clear cut standout at the quarterback position, but the run game was looking sharp.  Athens own Logan Fuller had a few nice runs of his own, Fuller now a sophomore should have some more opportunities to play this season.  The Apaches showed off a plethora of gro...

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  • SFA host purple and white spring game this weekend

    SFA host purple and white spring game this weekend

    Friday, April 21 2017 11:18 PM EDT2017-04-22 03:18:42 GMT
    SFA Athletics Release  2017 Purple and White Spring Game Saturday, April 22, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. Homer Bryce Stadium | Nacogdoches, Texas Watch: ESPN3 (available on the WatchESPN app) The Kickoff Stephen F. Austin will conclude its 2017 spring schedule with the annual Purple and White spring game, kicking off at 6 p.m. at Homer Bryce Stadium. The game will be streamed live on ESPN3, available online and through the WatchESPN app available on mobile devices. The C...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  2017 Purple and White Spring Game Saturday, April 22, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. Homer Bryce Stadium | Nacogdoches, Texas Watch: ESPN3 (available on the WatchESPN app) The Kickoff Stephen F. Austin will conclude its 2017 spring schedule with the annual Purple and White spring game, kicking off at 6 p.m. at Homer Bryce Stadium. The game will be streamed live on ESPN3, available online and through the WatchESPN app available on mobile devices. The C...More >>
  • Patriots softball wins ASC regular-season title

    Patriots softball wins ASC regular-season title

    Friday, April 21 2017 10:45 PM EDT2017-04-22 02:45:26 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release   The No. 2 UT Tyler softball team clinched its fourth consecutive American Southwest Conference regular-season championship with a 2-0 victory against Sul Ross State Friday at Suddenlink Field. The victory, which opened a three-game weekend series between the two teams, was UT Tyler’s 19th in a row as the Patriots improved to 35-2 overall and 16-2 in the ASC. In addition to winning the regular-season championship, the Patriots will host next w...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release   The No. 2 UT Tyler softball team clinched its fourth consecutive American Southwest Conference regular-season championship with a 2-0 victory against Sul Ross State Friday at Suddenlink Field. The victory, which opened a three-game weekend series between the two teams, was UT Tyler’s 19th in a row as the Patriots improved to 35-2 overall and 16-2 in the ASC. In addition to winning the regular-season championship, the Patriots will host next w...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Tiger undergoes another surgery; East Texan playing at Valero Texas Open

    Sports WebXtra: Tiger undergoes another surgery; East Texan playing at Valero Texas Open

    Thursday, April 20 2017 11:12 PM EDT2017-04-21 03:12:18 GMT
    Tiger Woods had another back surgery.Tiger Woods had another back surgery.

    Tiger Woods might be done for 2017. The 14-time major champion announced on Thursday that he has underwent lower right back fusion surgery in hopes of alleviating ongoing pain that has bothered him in recent years.

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    Tiger Woods might be done for 2017. The 14-time major champion announced on Thursday that he has underwent lower right back fusion surgery in hopes of alleviating ongoing pain that has bothered him in recent years.

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  • Sports WebXtra: TJC baseball opens critical series

    Sports WebXtra: TJC baseball opens critical series

    Thursday, April 20 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-04-21 03:03:22 GMT
    TJC opened with a win against Coastal Bend.TJC opened with a win against Coastal Bend.

    Up to this point, the Tyler Junior College baseball team has effectively played 40 exhibition games. But now the fun begins. The three-time defending national champions opened conference play Thursday afternoon at home against Coastal Bend.

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    Up to this point, the Tyler Junior College baseball team has effectively played 40 exhibition games. But now the fun begins. The three-time defending national champions opened conference play Thursday afternoon at home against Coastal Bend.

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  • Transfers look to make impact during SFA spring game on Saturday

    Transfers look to make impact during SFA spring game on Saturday

    Thursday, April 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-04-21 02:55:08 GMT
    SFA football hosts its spring game on Saturday.SFA football hosts its spring game on Saturday.

    At the collegiate level, Tyler is set to host its spring game Friday night, and Baylor will hold its annual spring game on Saturday afternoon at McLane Stadium. But lets focus on Stephen F. Austin, who will also hold its purple and white spring game on Saturday at Homer Bryce Stadium.

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    At the collegiate level, Tyler is set to host its spring game Friday night, and Baylor will hold its annual spring game on Saturday afternoon at McLane Stadium. But lets focus on Stephen F. Austin, who will also hold its purple and white spring game on Saturday at Homer Bryce Stadium.

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  • Cowboys 2017 schedule released

    Cowboys 2017 schedule released

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:18 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:18:36 GMT
    Cowboys schedule is released.Cowboys schedule is released.

    The Cowboys will open the 2017 regular season in primetime against a familiar foe: the New York Giants. For the third straight year and fifth time in the last six seasons, the Cowboys and Giants will square off in Week 1 on Sunday night, Sept. 10, at AT&T Stadium.

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    The Cowboys will open the 2017 regular season in primetime against a familiar foe: the New York Giants. For the third straight year and fifth time in the last six seasons, the Cowboys and Giants will square off in Week 1 on Sunday night, Sept. 10, at AT&T Stadium.

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  • Texans 2017 schedule released

    Texans 2017 schedule released

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:12 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:12:09 GMT
    Houston's 2017 schedule has been released.Houston's 2017 schedule has been released.

    The Houston Texans 2017 regular season schedule features four primetime games in Weeks 2, 5, 12 and 16. Bill O’Brien kicks off his fourth season as the Texans head coach with a season-opening matchup at home against the Jaguars on Sept. 10.

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    The Houston Texans 2017 regular season schedule features four primetime games in Weeks 2, 5, 12 and 16. Bill O’Brien kicks off his fourth season as the Texans head coach with a season-opening matchup at home against the Jaguars on Sept. 10.

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  • Sports WebXtra: H.S. baseball update

    Sports WebXtra: H.S. baseball update

    Thursday, April 20 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-04-20 04:09:33 GMT
    Playoff races coming down to the wire in high school baseball.Playoff races coming down to the wire in high school baseball.

    The race toward the playoffs is coming down to the wire in a few East Texas high school baseball districts. In TAPPS, All Saints knocked off Brook Hill on Tuesday night by a score of 5 to 2. With the win, the Trojans and Guard are now tied atop the standings at 5-2 in league play.

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    The race toward the playoffs is coming down to the wire in a few East Texas high school baseball districts. In TAPPS, All Saints knocked off Brook Hill on Tuesday night by a score of 5 to 2. With the win, the Trojans and Guard are now tied atop the standings at 5-2 in league play.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tomlin picks up first win of season

    Sports WebXtra: Tomlin picks up first win of season

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-04-20 03:56:50 GMT
    Tomlin picked up his first win of the season.Tomlin picked up his first win of the season.

    East Texan Josh Tomlin picked up his first win of the season on Tuesday night. The Indians pitcher went six innings and gave up three earned runs on seven hits. Tomlin improved to 1-2 on the year.

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    East Texan Josh Tomlin picked up his first win of the season on Tuesday night. The Indians pitcher went six innings and gave up three earned runs on seven hits. Tomlin improved to 1-2 on the year.

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  • Dominating their sport: UT Tyler women's golf heads to nationals for the 6th consecutive year

    Dominating their sport: UT Tyler women's golf heads to nationals for the 6th consecutive year

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 11:18 PM EDT2017-04-20 03:18:04 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    For the fourth consecutive season,  American Southwest Conference women's golf has been dominated by the UT Tyler Patriots. For back to back years, senior Morgan Loth has controlled the individual circuit,  becoming the first two time ASC champion in program history.  "She's been playing better this year then ever. Even in the fall before our first tournament I thought about how I've never seen her hit the ball this well. Any coach will tell you it's hard to repea...More >>
    For the fourth consecutive season,  American Southwest Conference women's golf has been dominated by the UT Tyler Patriots. For back to back years, senior Morgan Loth has controlled the individual circuit,  becoming the first two time ASC champion in program history.  "She's been playing better this year then ever. Even in the fall before our first tournament I thought about how I've never seen her hit the ball this well. Any coach will tell you it's hard to repea...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Visits tell story ahead of Cowboys draft

    Sports WebXtra: Visits tell story ahead of Cowboys draft

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 11:00 PM EDT2017-04-20 03:00:57 GMT
    Pre-draft workouts are over with.Pre-draft workouts are over with.

    Wednesday was the final day for NFL teams to host visitors before next Thursday's NFL Draft. On record, the Cowboys have hosted 11 cornerbacks and 10 defensive lineman. This is noteworthy for two reasons.

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    Wednesday was the final day for NFL teams to host visitors before next Thursday's NFL Draft. On record, the Cowboys have hosted 11 cornerbacks and 10 defensive lineman. This is noteworthy for two reasons.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Whitehouse Wildcats baseball breaks three way tie

    Sports WebXtra: Whitehouse Wildcats baseball breaks three way tie

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-04-20 00:11:14 GMT

    Before Tuesday night's results, Whitehouse was in a three way tie for the District 17-5A title with Lindale and Corsicana. The Wildcats beat the Tigers 5-3, and will play them again Friday in Corsicana.  However, the win puts Whitehouse and Lindale alone at the top for now. If these two team can take Friday night's match-ups as well then they will meet next week with the district title on the line. If either Whitehouse of Lindale loses it becomes a tad more complex.  White...

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    Before Tuesday night's results, Whitehouse was in a three way tie for the District 17-5A title with Lindale and Corsicana. The Wildcats beat the Tigers 5-3, and will play them again Friday in Corsicana.  However, the win puts Whitehouse and Lindale alone at the top for now. If these two team can take Friday night's match-ups as well then they will meet next week with the district title on the line. If either Whitehouse of Lindale loses it becomes a tad more complex.  White...

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  • Sports WebXtra: Dallas Cowboys Possible Schedule

    Sports WebXtra: Dallas Cowboys Possible Schedule

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-04-19 23:56:21 GMT
    The official schedules for the 2017-18 season won't be released until Thursday night at 7:00 p.m. central, but it's fun to try and guess what may happen.  There are two things we know for sure based on common sense and how well the Cowboys did last season. One, they will most likely have to the maximum amount of prime time games, and two their schedule will end with a NFC East opponent.  Check out this Sports WebXtra to find out what one ESPN Cowboys commentator is predict...More >>
    The official schedules for the 2017-18 season won't be released until Thursday night at 7:00 p.m. central, but it's fun to try and guess what may happen.  There are two things we know for sure based on common sense and how well the Cowboys did last season. One, they will most likely have to the maximum amount of prime time games, and two their schedule will end with a NFC East opponent.  Check out this Sports WebXtra to find out what one ESPN Cowboys commentator is predict...More >>
  • SFA baseball blows late lead; nearly gets first ever win against Baylor

    SFA baseball blows late lead; nearly gets first ever win against Baylor

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-04-19 03:08:32 GMT
    SFA falls to Baylor 2-1.SFA falls to Baylor 2-1.

    Four times in 2017, the Stephen F. Austin baseball team won a game on the last at bat. Unfortunately, it was their opponent who did so on Tuesday night. Just three outs stood between the ‘Jacks and their first-ever win against Baylor, but the Bears had other ideas as Kameron Esthay and Davis Wendzel smacked back-to-back solo home runs in the bottom of the ninth inning sending SFA to a heartbreaking 2-1 setback at Baylor Ballpark.

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    Four times in 2017, the Stephen F. Austin baseball team won a game on the last at bat. Unfortunately, it was their opponent who did so on Tuesday night. Just three outs stood between the ‘Jacks and their first-ever win against Baylor, but the Bears had other ideas as Kameron Esthay and Davis Wendzel smacked back-to-back solo home runs in the bottom of the ninth inning sending SFA to a heartbreaking 2-1 setback at Baylor Ballpark.

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  • Dak Prescott coming to ETX to support Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines

    Dak Prescott coming to ETX to support Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:33 PM EDT2017-04-19 02:33:25 GMT
    In just one season, a fourth round pick went from back up quarterback to the face of the Dallas Cowboys. In ten days Dak Prescott will be making his way to East Texas for a fundraiser supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines. "This actually started in October, and at the time he wanted to help kids. Then the Cowboys went on a massive run and became really good, and he was harder to get in touch with. But the great thing about this event is that he reached o...More >>
    In just one season, a fourth round pick went from back up quarterback to the face of the Dallas Cowboys. In ten days Dak Prescott will be making his way to East Texas for a fundraiser supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines. "This actually started in October, and at the time he wanted to help kids. Then the Cowboys went on a massive run and became really good, and he was harder to get in touch with. But the great thing about this event is that he reached o...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Jimmy Butler shines in first round of the playoffs

    Sports WebXtra: Jimmy Butler shines in first round of the playoffs

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:18 PM EDT2017-04-19 02:18:31 GMT
    Former TJC Apache Jimmy Butler is on a mission this postseason with the Chicago Bulls.  Butler has played in over 30 playoff games, with the latest two games against the Boston Celtics. In Game 1 Butler recorded 30 points, and is currently at 17 in Game 2 with still a whole quarter left to play.   At the end of three the Bulls where up 86-75. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Former TJC Apache Jimmy Butler is on a mission this postseason with the Chicago Bulls.  Butler has played in over 30 playoff games, with the latest two games against the Boston Celtics. In Game 1 Butler recorded 30 points, and is currently at 17 in Game 2 with still a whole quarter left to play.   At the end of three the Bulls where up 86-75. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Texas Rangers early woes

    Sports WebXtra: Texas Rangers early woes

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-04-19 02:12:34 GMT
    The regular season hasn't even completed one month of play, but it's obvious what the Texas Rangers major problem is going to be this year.  Pitching wins games, and that's the exact reason why the Rangers currently sit at 5-8 only in front of the Oakland Athletics in the AL West standings. Unlike the Houston Astros who have been able to win with seven different starters, the Rangers have only won with four - barely.  Yu Darvish and AJ Griffin are the only starters wi...More >>
    The regular season hasn't even completed one month of play, but it's obvious what the Texas Rangers major problem is going to be this year.  Pitching wins games, and that's the exact reason why the Rangers currently sit at 5-8 only in front of the Oakland Athletics in the AL West standings. Unlike the Houston Astros who have been able to win with seven different starters, the Rangers have only won with four - barely.  Yu Darvish and AJ Griffin are the only starters wi...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Destiny Brooks decides on Cal State-Northridge

    Sports WebXtra: Destiny Brooks decides on Cal State-Northridge

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:03 PM EDT2017-04-19 02:03:16 GMT

    Destiny Brooks has officially decided on where she will continue her basketball career.

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    Destiny Brooks has officially decided on where she will continue her basketball career.

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  • Shotgun sports lands ETX student $84,000 scholarship

    Shotgun sports lands ETX student $84,000 scholarship

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:05 PM EDT2017-04-19 01:05:16 GMT

    Amber Chandler had a lot to overcome early in life to get where she is today.

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    Amber Chandler had a lot to overcome early in life to get where she is today.

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  • Sports WebXtra: NFL to release regular season schedule on Thursday

    Sports WebXtra: NFL to release regular season schedule on Thursday

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:24:08 GMT
    The NFL will release the regular season schedule on Thursday.The NFL will release the regular season schedule on Thursday.

    The next couple of Thursday's will be exciting for pro football fans. On April 27th, the first round of the NFL Draft will take place, and on April 20th, the NFL is set to release its 2017 regular season schedule.

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    The next couple of Thursday's will be exciting for pro football fans. On April 27th, the first round of the NFL Draft will take place, and on April 20th, the NFL is set to release its 2017 regular season schedule.

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  • UT-Tyler selected to host NCAA DIII softball championship in 2019 and 2020

    UT-Tyler selected to host NCAA DIII softball championship in 2019 and 2020

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:16:09 GMT
    UT-Tyler set to host softball championship in 2019 and 2020.UT-Tyler set to host softball championship in 2019 and 2020.

    The University of Texas at Tyler has been selected to host the 2019 and 2020 NCAA Division III Softball Championship at Suddenlink Field.

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    The University of Texas at Tyler has been selected to host the 2019 and 2020 NCAA Division III Softball Championship at Suddenlink Field.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tyus Bowser visited with Raiders; Cowboys also interested?

    Sports WebXtra: Tyus Bowser visited with Raiders; Cowboys also interested?

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:10:14 GMT
    Tyus Bowser visited Oakland on Monday.Tyus Bowser visited Oakland on Monday.

    At this point, Whitehouse product and quarterback Patrick Mahomes II seems like a sure fire first round pick next Thursday night at the NFL Draft. But could another East Texan go on night one? Former John Tyler Lion Tyus Bowser's stock continues to rise.

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    At this point, Whitehouse product and quarterback Patrick Mahomes II seems like a sure fire first round pick next Thursday night at the NFL Draft. But could another East Texan go on night one? Former John Tyler Lion Tyus Bowser's stock continues to rise.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Andre Johnson to retire a Houston Texan on Wednesday

    Sports WebXtra: Andre Johnson to retire a Houston Texan on Wednesday

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-04-18 20:44:16 GMT
    Andre Johnson to retire a Texan on Wednesday.Andre Johnson to retire a Texan on Wednesday.

    One of the greatest players in Texans history will officially retire as a member of the organization on Wednesday. Andre Johnson is set to sign a one-day contract and be honored at a press conference. Johnson spent the first 12 seasons of his career in Houston. The former Miami star was drafted third overall by the Texans in 2003. Johnson is the franchise's leader in nearly every receiving category.

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    One of the greatest players in Texans history will officially retire as a member of the organization on Wednesday. Andre Johnson is set to sign a one-day contract and be honored at a press conference. Johnson spent the first 12 seasons of his career in Houston. The former Miami star was drafted third overall by the Texans in 2003. Johnson is the franchise's leader in nearly every receiving category.

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  • Sports WebXtra: East Texas softball and baseball teams ranked

    Sports WebXtra: East Texas softball and baseball teams ranked

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-04-18 20:35:24 GMT
    Almost 20 East Texas baseball teams are ranked in the top 25.Almost 20 East Texas baseball teams are ranked in the top 25.

    As the regular season in high school baseball and softball comes to a close, several East Texas teams are ranked in the top 25. Over 15 softball teams are in the latest poll, while nearly 20 baseball teams received recognition.

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    As the regular season in high school baseball and softball comes to a close, several East Texas teams are ranked in the top 25. Over 15 softball teams are in the latest poll, while nearly 20 baseball teams received recognition.

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  • Cowboys & Texans begin workouts; Mahomes II visits Houston

    Cowboys & Texans begin workouts; Mahomes II visits Houston

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-04-18 04:02:01 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes II visted Houston.Patrick Mahomes II visted Houston.

    Offseason workouts are officially underway for the Cowboys and Texans. Phase one is really no different than what the players have already been going through,except strength and conditioning coaches can now watch and critique the guys. One positive note from Houston's camp, defensive end J.J. Watt says he is healthy and ready to go after only playing in three games last season due to back surgery

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    Offseason workouts are officially underway for the Cowboys and Texans. Phase one is really no different than what the players have already been going through,except strength and conditioning coaches can now watch and critique the guys. One positive note from Houston's camp, defensive end J.J. Watt says he is healthy and ready to go after only playing in three games last season due to back surgery

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  • UT-Tyler baseball is enjoying a great season, but with a twist

    UT-Tyler baseball is enjoying a great season, but with a twist

    Monday, April 17 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-04-18 03:56:23 GMT
    Numerous former TJC players are now at UT-Tyler.Numerous former TJC players are now at UT-Tyler.

    Winners of back to back American Southwest Conference tournament championships, the UT-Tyler baseball program is used to being on top. So far the 2017 season has gone according to plan as the fifth ranked Patriots currently lead the ASC. With a first year head coach and a slew of transfers from TJC helping lead the way though, this group is different than in years past.

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    Winners of back to back American Southwest Conference tournament championships, the UT-Tyler baseball program is used to being on top. So far the 2017 season has gone according to plan as the fifth ranked Patriots currently lead the ASC. With a first year head coach and a slew of transfers from TJC helping lead the way though, this group is different than in years past.

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  • Becoming Champions: A look at the Kilgore Bulldogs state championship run

    Becoming Champions: A look at the Kilgore Bulldogs state championship run

    Saturday, April 15 2017 7:32 PM EDT2017-04-15 23:32:39 GMT
    KLTV staffKLTV staff

    After three straight years of coming within inches of a state title, the Kilgore Bulldogs finally clinched the Class 4A State Championship.

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    After three straight years of coming within inches of a state title, the Kilgore Bulldogs finally clinched the Class 4A State Championship.

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  • Kilgore Bulldogs soccer team take down Bridgeport in Class 4A state championship

    Kilgore Bulldogs soccer team take down Bridgeport in Class 4A state championship

    Friday, April 14 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-04-14 23:01:44 GMT

    Bulldogs goalie Kaleb Jett blocked two PKs for the Kilgore win. 

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    Bulldogs goalie Kaleb Jett blocked two PKs for the Kilgore win. 

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  • Sports WebXtra: Dirk Nowitzki might play beyond 2018

    Sports WebXtra: Dirk Nowitzki might play beyond 2018

    Thursday, April 13 2017 11:06 PM EDT2017-04-14 03:06:59 GMT
    Dirk Nowitzki might play beyond 2018.Dirk Nowitzki might play beyond 2018.

    For just the second time in the last 17 years, the Mavericks won't be a part of the NBA playoffs. But that's not the stunning news. Dirk Nowitzki will definitely be back in 2018 for his 20th season, all of which have been played in Dallas. That's not the stunning news either.

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    For just the second time in the last 17 years, the Mavericks won't be a part of the NBA playoffs. But that's not the stunning news. Dirk Nowitzki will definitely be back in 2018 for his 20th season, all of which have been played in Dallas. That's not the stunning news either.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Peterson may not sign with team until after NFL Draft

    Sports WebXtra: Peterson may not sign with team until after NFL Draft

    Thursday, April 13 2017 10:54 PM EDT2017-04-14 02:54:09 GMT
    Peterson may not sign with an NFL team until after the Draft.Peterson may not sign with an NFL team until after the Draft.

    The Tony Romo drama may be over, but the wait continues for Palestine native Adrian Peterson. Don't hold your breathe because according to NFL.com, the free agent running back isn't expected to land a deal with a team before the Draft.

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    The Tony Romo drama may be over, but the wait continues for Palestine native Adrian Peterson. Don't hold your breathe because according to NFL.com, the free agent running back isn't expected to land a deal with a team before the Draft.

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  • SFA women's bowling begins title defense

    SFA women's bowling begins title defense

    Thursday, April 13 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-04-14 02:49:33 GMT
    SFA bowling began pool play at NCAA championships on Thursday.SFA bowling began pool play at NCAA championships on Thursday.

    Seventh-ranked Stephen F. Austin began its NCAA title defense with a 3-2 record over the opening day of the 2017 NCAA Bowling Championships. The Ladyjacks currently sit tied for third in the team standings and are fourth overall in total pinfall at 4,965.

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    Seventh-ranked Stephen F. Austin began its NCAA title defense with a 3-2 record over the opening day of the 2017 NCAA Bowling Championships. The Ladyjacks currently sit tied for third in the team standings and are fourth overall in total pinfall at 4,965.

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  • TJC softball pitcher signs national letter of intent

    TJC softball pitcher signs national letter of intent

    Thursday, April 13 2017 10:43 PM EDT2017-04-14 02:43:02 GMT
    TJC's Kelly Mardones signs to play at Austin Peay University.TJC's Kelly Mardones signs to play at Austin Peay University.

    On the softball diamond so far this year, Tyler Junior College has racked up nearly 40 wins, but 23 of those belong to star pitcher Kelly Mardones. Thursday, Mardones signed a national letter of intent to continue her career at Austin Peay University.

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    On the softball diamond so far this year, Tyler Junior College has racked up nearly 40 wins, but 23 of those belong to star pitcher Kelly Mardones. Thursday, Mardones signed a national letter of intent to continue her career at Austin Peay University.

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  • SFA baseball drops series opener with Sam Houston State

    SFA baseball drops series opener with Sam Houston State

    Thursday, April 13 2017 10:35 PM EDT2017-04-14 02:35:41 GMT
    SFA loses series opener against Sam Houston State.SFA loses series opener against Sam Houston State.

    For the most part, the Stephen F. Austin baseball team held the hard-hitting Sam Houston State lineup in check Thursday afternoon at Jaycees Field. Where the ‘Jacks’ pitching staff ran into problems, however, was in giving up free bases. SFA’s arms surrendered nine free bases to the Bearkats on seven walks and two hit batters, Sam Houston State took a 3-0 lead after three and the ‘Jacks were unable to get a big hit..

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    For the most part, the Stephen F. Austin baseball team held the hard-hitting Sam Houston State lineup in check Thursday afternoon at Jaycees Field. Where the ‘Jacks’ pitching staff ran into problems, however, was in giving up free bases. SFA’s arms surrendered nine free bases to the Bearkats on seven walks and two hit batters, Sam Houston State took a 3-0 lead after three and the ‘Jacks were unable to get a big hit..

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  • Sports WebXtra: East Texan Josh Tomlin off to a rough start in 2017

    Sports WebXtra: East Texan Josh Tomlin off to a rough start in 2017

    Thursday, April 13 2017 10:27 PM EDT2017-04-14 02:27:45 GMT
    Tomlin drops to 0-2 on the season.Tomlin drops to 0-2 on the season.

    It has been a rough start to 2017 for Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin. In his first outing last Friday, the former Whitehouse Wildcat lasted just over four innings, while giving up six earned runs. Instead of bouncing back Thursday night with a strong performance, Tomlin had the shortest start of his career.

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    It has been a rough start to 2017 for Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin. In his first outing last Friday, the former Whitehouse Wildcat lasted just over four innings, while giving up six earned runs. Instead of bouncing back Thursday night with a strong performance, Tomlin had the shortest start of his career.

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  • Strong and Steady: UT Tyler Patriots softball on 6- game shutout streak

    Strong and Steady: UT Tyler Patriots softball on 6- game shutout streak

    Wednesday, April 12 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-04-13 03:14:23 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    On a 15 game winning streak, outscoring their opponents 50-0 in their past six games, this UT Tyler Patriots team has yet to feel the loss of the key players such as Kelsie Batten, Raven Rodriguez, Jackie Mendez and Vanessa Carrizales.  "No one puts more pressure to be successful then we do on ourselves. So all the other expectations go to the waste side. This team wants to put their stamp of identity on this team, not just to be the team after the national champi...

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    On a 15 game winning streak, outscoring their opponents 50-0 in their past six games, this UT Tyler Patriots team has yet to feel the loss of the key players such as Kelsie Batten, Raven Rodriguez, Jackie Mendez and Vanessa Carrizales.  "No one puts more pressure to be successful then we do on ourselves. So all the other expectations go to the waste side. This team wants to put their stamp of identity on this team, not just to be the team after the national champi...

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo has not filed retirement papers

    Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo has not filed retirement papers

    Wednesday, April 12 2017 9:36 PM EDT2017-04-13 01:36:09 GMT
    Tony Romo has not filed retirement papers with the NFL.Tony Romo has not filed retirement papers with the NFL.

    Former Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was honored by the Mavericks on Tuesday night, and Romo says he is done playing football. After all, Romo has signed a deal with CBS Sports to be its lead NFL analyst. Yet through all of that, the word retirement has never come up. In fact, Romo has not filled retirement paper with the NFL.

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    Former Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was honored by the Mavericks on Tuesday night, and Romo says he is done playing football. After all, Romo has signed a deal with CBS Sports to be its lead NFL analyst. Yet through all of that, the word retirement has never come up. In fact, Romo has not filled retirement paper with the NFL.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes II featured on ESPN2 Wednesday night

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes II featured on ESPN2 Wednesday night

    Wednesday, April 12 2017 9:22 PM EDT2017-04-13 01:22:38 GMT
    Mahomes was featured on ESPN2 on Wednesday night.Mahomes was featured on ESPN2 on Wednesday night.

    Its been quite the week and couple months for Patrick Mahomes II. The Whitehouse product was featured on ESPN Tuesday morning and made appearances on SportsCenter, NFL Live, and Mike and Mike.

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    Its been quite the week and couple months for Patrick Mahomes II. The Whitehouse product was featured on ESPN Tuesday morning and made appearances on SportsCenter, NFL Live, and Mike and Mike.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Fred Ross visits/works out for Patriots

    Sports WebXtra: Fred Ross visits/works out for Patriots

    Wednesday, April 12 2017 9:07 PM EDT2017-04-13 01:07:38 GMT
    Fred Ross worked out for the Patriots on Wednesday.Fred Ross worked out for the Patriots on Wednesday.

    Leading up the NFL draft later this month, East Texans Patrick Mahomes II and Tyus Bowser are receiving the most attention. But, there are some sleepers from our region and one of them is Fred Ross. The former John Tyler lion visited and worked out with the Patriots Wednesday.

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    Leading up the NFL draft later this month, East Texans Patrick Mahomes II and Tyus Bowser are receiving the most attention. But, there are some sleepers from our region and one of them is Fred Ross. The former John Tyler lion visited and worked out with the Patriots Wednesday.

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  • Kilgore boys win, Athens girls lose at soccer state tournament

    Kilgore boys win, Athens girls lose at soccer state tournament

    Wednesday, April 12 2017 8:52 PM EDT2017-04-13 00:52:49 GMT
    Kilgore won its state semifinal game on Wednesday.Kilgore won its state semifinal game on Wednesday.

    Hoping the third time is the charm at the state tournament, the Kilgore boys soccer team took the field in Georgetown Wednesday afternoon. Having lost in the state semifinals the preview two years, the Bulldogs took on a Houston Washington team that originally didn't make the final four.

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    Hoping the third time is the charm at the state tournament, the Kilgore boys soccer team took the field in Georgetown Wednesday afternoon. Having lost in the state semifinals the preview two years, the Bulldogs took on a Houston Washington team that originally didn't make the final four.

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  • Returning to State: Kilgore leaves for state with a twist

    Returning to State: Kilgore leaves for state with a twist

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 11:47 PM EDT2017-04-12 03:47:08 GMT
    KLTV 7 StaffKLTV 7 Staff

    The Kilgore Bulldogs are headed to the state tournament for the third year in a row.  "We're excited and I think we're a little more focused to come away with a couple victories from there," said Austin Walker, Kilgore boys soccer head coach.  In their last two state appearances the Bulldogs have 

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    The Kilgore Bulldogs are headed to the state tournament for the third year in a row.  "We're excited and I think we're a little more focused to come away with a couple victories from there," said Austin Walker, Kilgore boys soccer head coach.  In their last two state appearances the Bulldogs have 

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  • Sports WebXtra: East Texas softball takes over latest polls

    Sports WebXtra: East Texas softball takes over latest polls

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 5:49 PM EDT2017-04-11 21:49:56 GMT
    East Texas softball is representing the region well as 20 teams are in the Top 25 of the latest Texas Girls Coaches Association Poll.   CLASS 5A No. 7 Texas High No. 25 (tie) Lindale No. 25 (tie) Pine Tree CLASS 4A No. 15 Carthage No. 18 Lufkin Hudson No. 21 Rusk CLASS 3A No. 3 Hooks No. 6 Woodville No. 7 Hughes Springs No. 9 White Oak No. 19 Corrigan-Camden No. 24 New Diana No. 25 (tie) Mount Vernon No. 25 (tie) New Boston No. 25 (tie) West Rusk ...More >>
    East Texas softball is representing the region well as 20 teams are in the Top 25 of the latest Texas Girls Coaches Association Poll.   CLASS 5A No. 7 Texas High No. 25 (tie) Lindale No. 25 (tie) Pine Tree CLASS 4A No. 15 Carthage No. 18 Lufkin Hudson No. 21 Rusk CLASS 3A No. 3 Hooks No. 6 Woodville No. 7 Hughes Springs No. 9 White Oak No. 19 Corrigan-Camden No. 24 New Diana No. 25 (tie) Mount Vernon No. 25 (tie) New Boston No. 25 (tie) West Rusk ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Latest Baseball Polls Rank ETX teams at the top

    Sports WebXtra: Latest Baseball Polls Rank ETX teams at the top

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-04-11 21:42:02 GMT
    About half way through district, almost 20 East Texas teams have appeared in this week's txhighschoolbaseball.com poll. More impressive is the presence of Class 3A Region II District 16, where three of those teams are in the Top 25, including White Oak, New Diana, and Beckville.  CLASS 5A No. 13 Sulphur Springs (13-5-2) No. 15 Hallsville (20-3) CLASS 4A No. 4 Pleasant Grove (21-2) No. 12 Huntington (17-4) No. 14 Lufkin Hudson (15-7) CLASS 3A No. 1 Nacogd...More >>
    About half way through district, almost 20 East Texas teams have appeared in this week's txhighschoolbaseball.com poll. More impressive is the presence of Class 3A Region II District 16, where three of those teams are in the Top 25, including White Oak, New Diana, and Beckville.  CLASS 5A No. 13 Sulphur Springs (13-5-2) No. 15 Hallsville (20-3) CLASS 4A No. 4 Pleasant Grove (21-2) No. 12 Huntington (17-4) No. 14 Lufkin Hudson (15-7) CLASS 3A No. 1 Nacogd...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Ut-Tyler women's golf wins fourth straight ASC title

    Sports WebXtra: Ut-Tyler women's golf wins fourth straight ASC title

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-04-11 21:16:58 GMT
    UT-Tyler women's golf team wins fourth straight ASC title.UT-Tyler women's golf team wins fourth straight ASC title.

    UT Tyler senior Morgan Loth became the first two-time American Southwest Conference Championship medalist in program history and the Patriots won their fourth straight team title in dominant fashion on Tuesday at the Oakmont Country Club.

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    UT Tyler senior Morgan Loth became the first two-time American Southwest Conference Championship medalist in program history and the Patriots won their fourth straight team title in dominant fashion on Tuesday at the Oakmont Country Club.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo excited for chance to suit up for Mavericks

    Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo excited for chance to suit up for Mavericks

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-04-11 21:03:01 GMT
    Tony Romo is excited to suit up for the Mavericks.Tony Romo is excited to suit up for the Mavericks.

    He won't actually play in the Mavericks game against Denver on Tuesday night, but what the organization is doing for the former Cowboys quarterback makes him feel special. Romo took a team photo, participated in morning shootaround, and will be honored before Dallas takes the court.

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    He won't actually play in the Mavericks game against Denver on Tuesday night, but what the organization is doing for the former Cowboys quarterback makes him feel special. Romo took a team photo, participated in morning shootaround, and will be honored before Dallas takes the court.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Patrick Mahomes II makes rounds on ESPN

    Sports WebXtra: Patrick Mahomes II makes rounds on ESPN

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-04-11 20:47:40 GMT
    Mahomes was featured on ESPN Tuesday morning.Mahomes was featured on ESPN Tuesday morning.

    Patrick Mahomes II should be getting used to doing big time interviews. On Tuesday morning though, the quarterback perhaps got his biggest exposure.

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    Patrick Mahomes II should be getting used to doing big time interviews. On Tuesday morning though, the quarterback perhaps got his biggest exposure.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Kilgore heads to state with last minute opponent change

    Sports WebXtra: Kilgore heads to state with last minute opponent change

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-04-11 20:18:13 GMT

    UIL Texas Press Release  The Conference 4A boys soccer state tournament pairings have changed due to a forfeit by Houston Wheatley High School. Houston Washington High School will be designated as the UIL Soccer State Tournament qualifying team. Houston Wheatley has forfeited the Conference 4A Region 3 boys soccer regional final after a routine eligibility check in preparation for the state tournament revealed an ineligible player participated in the regional soccer tournament....

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    UIL Texas Press Release  The Conference 4A boys soccer state tournament pairings have changed due to a forfeit by Houston Wheatley High School. Houston Washington High School will be designated as the UIL Soccer State Tournament qualifying team. Houston Wheatley has forfeited the Conference 4A Region 3 boys soccer regional final after a routine eligibility check in preparation for the state tournament revealed an ineligible player participated in the regional soccer tournament....

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  • Athens girls soccer team ready for first state tournament appearance

    Athens girls soccer team ready for first state tournament appearance

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 12:37 AM EDT2017-04-11 04:37:15 GMT
    Athens has advanced to state for the first time ever.Athens has advanced to state for the first time ever.

    It has been an historic season for the Athens girls soccer team, but the program also knows the feeling of falling just short. Last year the Lady Hornets lost in the regional final to Kilgore, and met the Lady Bulldogs in the second round of the playoffs this season. Achieving redemption by getting past Kilgore, and winning the regional tournament over the weekend, Athens is state tournament bound for the first time ever.

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    It has been an historic season for the Athens girls soccer team, but the program also knows the feeling of falling just short. Last year the Lady Hornets lost in the regional final to Kilgore, and met the Lady Bulldogs in the second round of the playoffs this season. Achieving redemption by getting past Kilgore, and winning the regional tournament over the weekend, Athens is state tournament bound for the first time ever.

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  • Former SFA star & Texas Tech head coach Spike Dykes has died

    Former SFA star & Texas Tech head coach Spike Dykes has died

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 12:22 AM EDT2017-04-11 04:22:19 GMT
    Spike Dykes has died at the age of 79.Spike Dykes has died at the age of 79.

    Former Texas Tech head football coach Spike Dykes died Monday at the age of 79.

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    Former Texas Tech head football coach Spike Dykes died Monday at the age of 79.

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  • Tony Romo to suit up for Mavericks game, but won't play

    Tony Romo to suit up for Mavericks game, but won't play

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-04-11 04:16:59 GMT
    Tony Romo will suit up for the Mavericks on Tuesday night.Tony Romo will suit up for the Mavericks on Tuesday night.

    He may not have led the Cowboys to a Super Bowl, but quarterback Tony Romo is one of the iconic figures in Dallas sports history. For his dedication and drive to compete, the Mavericks and owner Mark Cuban are honoring Romo Tuesday night at the American Airlines Center.

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    He may not have led the Cowboys to a Super Bowl, but quarterback Tony Romo is one of the iconic figures in Dallas sports history. For his dedication and drive to compete, the Mavericks and owner Mark Cuban are honoring Romo Tuesday night at the American Airlines Center.

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  • NFL releases preseason schedule; Cowboys announce key dates

    NFL releases preseason schedule; Cowboys announce key dates

    Tuesday, April 11 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-04-11 04:12:18 GMT
    Cowboys and Texans know their preseason opponents.Cowboys and Texans know their preseason opponents.

    By the end of the month, the NFL will release its regular season schedule, but in the meantime teams found out their preseason opponents and order of games Monday afternoon.

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    By the end of the month, the NFL will release its regular season schedule, but in the meantime teams found out their preseason opponents and order of games Monday afternoon.

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  • Patriots sweep as Romero throws no-hitter

    Patriots sweep as Romero throws no-hitter

    Saturday, April 8 2017 11:21 PM EDT2017-04-09 03:21:25 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release   Freshman Whitney Romero pitched the first no-hitter of her collegiate career in Game 1 and the UT Tyler softball team cruised to another shutout in Game 2 as they swept a doubleheader against Ozarks Saturday at Suddenlink Field. Romero’s no-hitter came in a 9-0 UT Tyler victory while the Patriots took the second game 8-0. With the wins, No. 2 UT Tyler completed a three-game sweep of the Eagles after taking the opening game on Friday and e...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release   Freshman Whitney Romero pitched the first no-hitter of her collegiate career in Game 1 and the UT Tyler softball team cruised to another shutout in Game 2 as they swept a doubleheader against Ozarks Saturday at Suddenlink Field. Romero’s no-hitter came in a 9-0 UT Tyler victory while the Patriots took the second game 8-0. With the wins, No. 2 UT Tyler completed a three-game sweep of the Eagles after taking the opening game on Friday and e...More >>
  • Saturday Results: Three East Texas teams advance to state

    Saturday Results: Three East Texas teams advance to state

    Saturday, April 8 2017 11:18 PM EDT2017-04-09 03:18:20 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    BOYS CLASS 4A Region II At Rose Stadium, Tyler Final Kilgore 4, Carrollton Ranchview 3 GIRLS CLASS 4A Region II At Rose Stadium, Tyler Final Athens 6, Terrell 2 Region III At A&M Consolidated HS, College Station Final Jasper 2, Little Cypress-Mauriceville 1 Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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    BOYS CLASS 4A Region II At Rose Stadium, Tyler Final Kilgore 4, Carrollton Ranchview 3 GIRLS CLASS 4A Region II At Rose Stadium, Tyler Final Athens 6, Terrell 2 Region III At A&M Consolidated HS, College Station Final Jasper 2, Little Cypress-Mauriceville 1 Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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  • Regional Tournament Semifinals Results

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    Friday, April 7 2017 11:41 PM EDT2017-04-08 03:41:52 GMT
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