Gilmer rallies for state championship

ARLINGTON — Blake Lynch scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns and Gilmer overcame an 18-point deficit to beat West Orange-Stark 35-25 for the Class 3A Division II state championship Friday. Gilmer (16-0) won its third state title, all in the last 11 years. West Orange-Stark is now 2-3 in state championship games after opening the postseason…

Young Mineola squad falls in final

ARLINGTON — Mineola accomplished something no team in their school’s history has ever done. But the Jackets join Wall and Daingerfield as teams that were unable to deny Cameron Yoe from continuing its historic run.

Waskom captures first state title, 41-22

ARLINGTON — There’s a first time for everything. This first was very special for Wildcats head coach Whitney Keeling as he led Waskom to the school’s first state football championship.

Lee's Durman named Class 6A first-team all state

Robert E. Lee senior linebacker Brandon Durman was one of three REL players to be chosen to the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 6A All-State football team, it was announced on Thursday.

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Patriots split pair

MARSHALL — UT Tyler split a pair of American Southwest Conference basketball games with East Texas Baptist University on Friday night at Ornelas Gym. The Patriot women scored an 85-69 win over the Lady Lions, while the Patriot men fell…

19 December 2014 [10:07 PM]
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Gilmer rallies for state championship

ARLINGTON — Blake Lynch scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns and Gilmer overcame an 18-point deficit to beat West Orange-Stark 35-25 for the Class 3A Division II state championship Friday. Gilmer (16-0) won its third state title, all in the last 11…

19 December 2014 [04:35 PM]
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From the field: Gilmer vs. West Orange-Stark Video

Our Trevor Peele, Michael Hall and Richard Hall are at AT&T Stadium and are posting big-play video highlights within minutes after they occur on the field! Check out our live scoreboard: http://scoreboard.etfinalscore.com In-game highlights of big games: https://facebook.com/etfinalscore or http://www.etfinalscore.com/area/Video-218…

19 December 2014 [02:03 PM]
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Young Mineola squad falls in final

ARLINGTON — Mineola accomplished something no team in their school’s history has ever done. But the Jackets join Wall and Daingerfield as teams that were unable to deny Cameron Yoe from continuing its historic run. The Yoemen tied a UIL…

19 December 2014 [12:37 AM]
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Lee's Durman named Class 6A first-team all state

Robert E. Lee senior linebacker Brandon Durman was one of three REL players to be chosen to the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 6A All-State football team, it was announced on Thursday. The awards were based on regular-season performance.…

18 December 2014 [11:29 PM]
Boys HS Hoops Roundup, Dec. 18

BEN WHEELER — Davis Moore hit five 3-pointers and scored a game-high 22 points to help Martins Mill defeat Tenaha 67-42 on Thursday in the Bryan Mewbourn Tournament. Logan Jenkins added 17, also hitting five 3-pointers for the Mustangs (10-1).…

18 December 2014 [11:11 PM]
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Waskom captures first state title, 41-22

ARLINGTON — There’s a first time for everything. This first was very special for Wildcats head coach Whitney Keeling as he led Waskom to the school’s first state football championship. Waskom, behind Offensive MVP Kevin Johnson and Defensive MVP Chan…

18 December 2014 [11:06 PM]
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From the field: Mineola vs. Cameron Yoe Video

Our Trevor Peele and Micah Coltman are at AT&T Stadium and are posting big-play video highlights within minutes after they occur on the field! Check out our live scoreboard: http://scoreboard.etfinalscore.com In-game highlights of big games: https://facebook.com/etfinalscore or http://www.etfinalscore.com/area/Video-218 Live tweeting…

18 December 2014 [11:05 PM]
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East Texas Pipeline: Johnson earns All-America honors

Former Gilmer High School star Gus Johnson continues to rack up the postseason awards after his record-breaking senior campaign at Stephen F. Austin State University, as the senior running back was named an American Football Coaches Association FCS All-American earlier…

18 December 2014 [11:03 PM]
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From the field: Waskom vs. Newton Video

Our Trevor Peele and Micah Coltman are at AT&T Stadium and are posting big-play video highlights within minutes after they occur on the field! Check out our live scoreboard: http://scoreboard.etfinalscore.com In-game highlights of big games: https://facebook.com/etfinalscore or http://www.etfinalscore.com/area/Video-218 Live tweeting…

18 December 2014 [07:44 PM]
Lions open 16-5A play Friday at Nac

The record’s there, but John Tyler boys basketball coach Cedeno Clark still isn’t sure what to make of his team. Clark has led the Lions to their best record entering district play since the 2009-10 season, when they entered league…

18 December 2014 [06:00 PM]
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State title games for Gilmer, Mineola, Waskom previewed Video

ETFinalScore's Trevor Peele, Travis Yoesting and Chris Parry preview the games being played tonight and tomorrow at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. ETFinalScore will be at all three, providing live scoreboard updates, as well as video highlights of big plays as…

18 December 2014 [09:01 AM]
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Mineola aims for first state championship

ARLINGTON —Mineola’s linemen formed a circle and all eyes were watching the chosen one. As he makes his way around to each of them, the tension builds. Finally after taking time to recognize all of them, he makes his choice.…

18 December 2014 [08:57 AM]
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Class 5A all state: JT's Gipson earns second-team honors

After scoring four defensive touchdowns, John Tyler’s Bryston Gipson earned a spot on the 2014 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 5A all-state team. A junior safety, Gipson was named to the second team, it was announced Wednesday. Voting was…

17 December 2014 [11:49 PM]
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JT Season Wrap: Lions back among state's elite

John Tyler coach Ricklan Holmes woke up in the middle of the night. It was the offseason, prior to the 2014 campaign, and Holmes knew he had a special group. So Holmes, in the wee hours, began planning a speech…

17 December 2014 [11:26 PM]
PARRY: Breaking cardinal rule proves costly

It is a cardinal rule and I broke it and paid the price. Do not put all of your eggs in one basket. Regardless of how good a situation is, always have a backup or even multiple backups. My fantasy…

17 December 2014 [11:20 PM]
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VIDEO: Mineola has their 16th pep rally of the season Video

Our Trevor Peele went out to Mineola as they held their 16th pep rally of the season. Thursday at 8pm the Mineola YellowJackets will take on Cameron Yoe for the 3A Division I state championship. ETFinalscore.com will have live highlights…

17 December 2014 [10:12 PM]
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Red Raiders hold down Wildcats

WHITEHOUSE — Robert E. Lee frustrated Whitehouse, holding the Wildcats to four points in the opening period and five in the third period, en route to a 56-34 win Tuesday at Wildcat Arena. Led by 22 points from senior Garrett…

16 December 2014 [11:46 PM]
Boys HS Hoops Roundup, Dec. 16

RUSK — A balanced scoring attack helped propel Rusk to a 50-41 non-district victory over a shorthanded Winona Wildcats team Tuesday at Eagle Coliseum. The Eagles (4-5) had 10 different players contribute to their winning effort led by Jacquez Cook…

16 December 2014 [11:39 PM]
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Mineola's QB, RB making all the right moves

Mineola’s offense is a simple shell game. Shell A is sophomore quarterback Jeremiah Crawford with Shell B sophomore running back Chantz Perkins. The ball automatically goes to Crawford on the snap, much like how you are shown the ball is…

16 December 2014 [11:37 PM]
Girls HS Hoops Roundup Dec. 16: REL takes last-second win

EMORY — Robert E. Lee freshman Jakayla Bowie scored with 1.5 seconds remaining to help REL defeat Rains 68-66 Tuesday in a non-district girls game. The Lady Raiders trailed 57-52 entering the last period, but fought their way back into…

16 December 2014 [11:36 PM]
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YOESTING: Bidding adieu to Henry, goodbye to Beasley

In his day, Thierry Henry was the most terrifying striker in the world. The Frenchman, who officially called it quits on Tuesday, had the combination of pace and power, skill and creativity that was almost impossible to defend. Get up…

16 December 2014 [11:36 PM]
Two Van players earn first team all state

Gilmer, Van and Wills Point all placed players on the first team of the 2014 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 4A all-state high school football team, it was announced on Tuesday. Voting was based on regular season performances. Two…

16 December 2014 [11:34 PM]
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JT girls edge Lufkin in 16-5A opener; JT boys rout MP

The John Tyler Lady Lions opened their district title defense with a win over a team that may be their biggest challenger. Amia Wickware hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:52 left and JT held Lufkin scoreless over the final three…

16 December 2014 [11:24 PM]
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"What's Trending Trevor" is loaded with viral videos Video

Our Trevor Peele has a new show of “What’s Trending Trevor.” Every week he breaks down viral videos making their way around the web. You can follow him on Twitter @TrevorPeeleETFS.…

16 December 2014 [03:43 PM]
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Trojans go to 18-1

Fresh off the championship of the Great East Texas Shootout, All Saints had a slow start on Monday against Henderson. The Trojans got in gear and rolled to an 81-47 victory over the Lions at Bruce G. Brookshire Family Student…

16 December 2014 [03:09 PM]
East Texans earn 3A All-State honors

Five East Texans, including Mineola’s Austin Anderson whose team will be playing for a state title later this week, earned first-team honors on the 2014 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 3A all-state high school football team, it was announced…

16 December 2014 [03:03 PM]
Texas APSE Class 2A all-state football team

The 2014 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 2A all-state high school football team, released Sunday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order at each position. FIRST-TEAM OFFENSE Linemen: — COLTEN BUIE, Christoval, Sr. -- 95…

16 December 2014 [11:03 AM]