Longview freshman Bethany Baltes shared Newcomer of the Year honors, and first-year head coach Meagan Leggett was named the district’s Coach of the Year with the release of the District 15-5A All-District Basketball Team for the 2022-2023 season.
Longview’s Robert Blandburg earned Defensive Most Valuable Player honors with the release of the District 15-5A All-District Basketball Team for the 2022-2023 season.
Rosters for the 18th annual Azalea Orthopedics All-Star High School Basketball Classic have been announced.
DIBOLL – Longview had to battle Kingwood Park and the windy conditions in its 2023 boys soccer playoff opener at Diboll’s Lumberjack Stadium on Thursday night, and ultimately pushed through for a come-from-behind 2-1 win.
Legendary Kansas City Chiefs play-by-play broadcaster Mitch Holthus will be the question-and-answer moderator for “An Evening with Patrick Mahomes” on April 1 at the UT Tyler Cowan Center, The East Texas Speakers Forum organization announced on Thursday.
ROYAL HONORED: Hallsville’s Bailee Royal had two solid performances last week for William Penn University, and she was rewarded by being named Heart of America Athletic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week Monday.
PITTSBURGH — My first assignment at the late, great Pittsburgh Press was a feature story on fellow Beaver Falls man Joe Walton, then the first-year head coach of the New York Jets. It was October 1983. Back then, NFL clubs treated out-of-town media as visiting royalty. The Jets assigned me a…
Jada Walton was simply looking to extend the play.
Kilgore College’s DaVeon Thomas made it a trifecta of postseason honors with the release of Region XIV basketball awards recently.
Kilgore College’s Nyla Inmon earned All-Conference and All-Region honors with the release of the Region XIV Conference postseason awards recently.
Longview’s boys soccer team was consistent enough during the 2023 regular season to finish second in a tough District 15-5A, and plans to add another chapter of UIL playoff success after advancements to the regional final and quarterfinal the last two springs.
OUTLAWS RUN: The Outlaws on the Run Dalton Dash 5K is set for Saturday, April 1 as part of Longview’s Dalton Days Celebration.
Pine Tree returned home to the Field of Dreams for a District 15-5A game on Tuesday night, and towered over Tyler in a 2-0 win.
LONGVIEW 6, HALLSVILLE 0: HALLSVILLE — Reagan Rios struck out 11 and walked one in a complete game, and the Longview Lady Lobos remained unbeaten in District 15-5A play with a 6-0 shutout of Hallsville.
HALLSVILLE 11, LONGVIEW 1: HALLSVILLE — The Hallsville Bobcats erupted for six runs in the bottom of the second and cruised from there, earning an 11-1 win over the Longview Lobos in District 15-5A action.
Longview freshman Tomia Dessesaure and Troup sophomore Taylor Gillispie earned top softball honors for games played March 13-18.
SENIOR SCRAMBLE: The team of Roy Peck, Sid Clinnard, Benny Lancaster, David Morgan and David Powell finished at 11-under on Tuesday to win the Wood Hollow Senior Scramble.
The final 20 minutes in Birmingham, Ala., did not just save the University of Houston’s season.
AUSTIN — Nothing profound was said during that 30-second timeout.