RICHARDSON — The American Southwest Conference announced today that Austin College will rejoin the NCAA Division III conference as an affiliate member in the sport of football following approval of the ASC Council of Presidents.
Former Spring Hill multiple-sport standout Ann Hollas, who became one of Stephen F. Austin State University’s most decorated volleyball players, has been selected as the Southland Conference nominee for the 2020 NCAA Woman of the Year award.
PITTSBURG — Hoping to wash away the bitter taste of a losing season and quick playoff exit, Brad Baca starts year six with the Pittsburg Pirates revitalized and ready for a return to winning ways.
KILGORE BASS ANGLERS: The team of Chris Terry and Bruce Crockett took top honors at the Kilgore Bass Anglers’ August tournament held at Lake Gilmer.
ET VOLLEYBALL Today Hawkins at E. Fields, 5:30 p.m. Friday O. City/E. Fields at S. Hill, 4:30 p.m. Hughes Springs at Pittsburg, 4:30 p.m. Center at White Oak, 5:30 p.m. Gladewaer at Grace, 5:30 p.m. P. Grove at Tatum, 6:30 p.m. West Rusk at Harmony, noon N. Diana, C. Hill at Van, 4 p.m. Tyle…
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – After a couple of recent missteps, Steve Torrence raced back into the Mello Yello spotlight Sunday, driving his Capco Contractors Top Fuel dragster into the winners’ circle at the Dodge NHRA Indy Nationals and moving into second place in points, 83 behind veteran Doug Kalitta
BULLARD — The stars of high school gathered on the lush Oak Hurst Golf Club course on Monday, competing in the first East Texas All-Star Golf Tournament.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — After years of playing in a dysfunctional organization in Washington, the difference in the vibe of a winning franchise hit Longview product Trent Williams as soon as he walked into the building for the San Francisco 49ers this training camp.
The first time I hunted white-winged dove it was during a special white-winged dove season in the Rio Grande Valley more than 30 years ago. At the time it was the only place in Texas the birds could be found and hunted.
Some of the top high school golfers from East Texas will battle it out on a pair of courses starting on Monday as Oakhurst Golf Course in Bullard and Cascades Country Club in Tyler play host to the East Texas High School All-Star Golf Tournament.
A couple members from this past year’s Pine Tree Lady Pirate basketball team will further their education playing the sport they love at the college level.
GLADEWATER — Jonny Louvier stood in the middle of the practice field at Gladewater High School and watched as the Bears moved station-to-station during practice on Wednesday.
Make a list of the most successful high school football programs in East Texas over the last 25 years and Kilgore is a good bet to be included.
UNION GROVE — There was a time when the Union Grove Lions served up as a convenient homecoming foe. It was almost an automatic W. Those days, however, are well in the rear view mirror.
Each year around this time, I write something about hunter education. The older hunters out there will remember when this requirement came into existence.
The Ark-La-Tex Junior Golf Tour closed out its summer season on Monday with the annual Tournament of Champions at Longview's Pinecrest Country Club.
NACOGDOCHES — As part of its 2020-21 slate, the SFA men’s basketball team unveiled a premier non-conference game for the upcoming season in the form of an end-of-year tilt at the University of Kansas on Dec. 29.
STERLINGTON, La. — The Henderson 13U Junior Boys All-Stars opened World Series play with a loss on Saturday, stayed alive with a win early on Sunday and then saw the season come to an end with a loss to the host team later in the day on Sunday.
The death of longtime football coach Dickey Meeks on Monday put a damper on the opening day of fall drills for Class 4A, 3A and 2A teams in East Texas.
Dick Williams left a legacy when he passed away earlier this year at the age 84. His love of golf and teaching it to young boys and girls was only surpassed by the love he had for his Lord.
TYLER — Mitchell Meissner has now completed the Texas Two Step after capturing the 50th Texas State Open on Friday to go along with his Texas Amateur title he won two years ago.
After winning the Boys Dixie State Championship in walk off fashion, the 13U Henderson Junior Boys All-Stars are heading to the World Series.
LETU TENNIS PLAYERS HONORED: TEMPE, Ariz. — LeTourneau University women’s tennis team earned the Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team honor for 2019-20.