Robert E. Lee, host Brownsboro Bearettes, Bears move into Great East Texas Shootout quarterfinals

BROWNSBORO - The host Brownsboro Bearettes and Bears won all of their games on the first day of the Great East Texas Shootout on Thursday. Additionally, the Robert E. Lee Lady Raiders crushed their two opponents by a combined score of 126-42 to advance to Friday’s quarterfinals. The Bearettes opened with a 57-36 win over Spring Hill behind a…

Mahomes finalist for Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

Two Heisman Trophy candidates, the leading passer and rusher in the nation and the quarterback of the No. 1-ranked team are the five finalists for the fourth annual Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award, Cindy Smoak, vice president of SPORTyler, announced on Thursday. The finalists are Texas junior running back D’Onta Foreman (Texas City High School);

Gilmer Buckeyes eyeing yet another trip to AT&T Stadium

Few teams in the state can match the success of the Gilmer Buckeyes over the last dozen or so years. Since 2003, only once have the orange and black failed to win 10 games, only once have they lost more than two. Even when coach Jeff Traylor, the architect of three state championships in that span,

East Texas High School Football Semifinal Preview Capsules

MINEOLA YELLOWJACKETS vs. WALL HAWKS What: Class 3A Division I Semifinals Where: Waco ISD Stadium When: 7 p.m. Friday Records: Mineola 12-2; Wall 11-3 Last Week’s Results: Mineola 46, Pottsboro 3; Wall 28, Brock 17 2015 Result: Did not play Quick Slant: These two teams both have the distinction of losing to Cameron Yoe in recent state

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Klein Collins #27 Isaiah Spiller Slips Through the Line to Score
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Klein Collins #21 D'Anthony Doyle Carries for Touchdown
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Rangers acquire SP Tyrell Jenkins from Braves

ARLINGTON (AP) - The Texas Rangers and Atlanta Braves have completed a trade involving three young pitchers. AL West champion Texas on Thursday acquired right-hander Tyrell Jenkins and minor league left-hander Brady Feigl from the Braves in exchange for right-hander…

08 December 2016 [11:37 PM]
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East Texas High School Football Semifinal Preview Capsules

MINEOLA YELLOWJACKETS vs. WALL HAWKS What: Class 3A Division I Semifinals Where: Waco ISD Stadium When: 7 p.m. Friday Records: Mineola 12-2; Wall 11-3 Last Week’s Results: Mineola 46, Pottsboro 3; Wall 28, Brock 17 2015 Result: Did not play Quick Slant:…

08 December 2016 [11:35 PM]
HS Basketball Roundup: Mount Pleasant tops John Tyler 76-66

UNION GROVE - John Tyler fell behind early and couldn’t come back late in a 76-66 loss to Mount Pleasant in the opening round of the Longview Basketball Officials/Chick-Fil-A Tournament on Thursday. Kevin Savage scored 18 points to lead the…

08 December 2016 [11:00 PM]
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Gilmer Buckeyes eyeing yet another trip to AT&T Stadium

Few teams in the state can match the success of the Gilmer Buckeyes over the last dozen or so years. Since 2003, only once have the orange and black failed to win 10 games, only once have they lost more…

08 December 2016 [09:54 PM]
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Mahomes finalist for Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

Two Heisman Trophy candidates, the leading passer and rusher in the nation and the quarterback of the No. 1-ranked team are the five finalists for the fourth annual Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award, Cindy Smoak, vice president of…

08 December 2016 [05:32 PM]
Tyler Junior College sweeps DH at Jacksonville

PHIL HICKS phicks@tylerpaper.com JACKSONVILLE - Visiting teams winning one game at Curtis Carroll Field House is difficult, let alone two, but Tyler Junior College accomplished that task on Wednesday, sweeping a basketball doubleheader. Both TJC teams used clutch free throw…

07 December 2016 [11:04 PM]
John Tyler boys playing in Chick-Fil-A tourney this weekend

John Tyler will compete in the Longview Basketball Officials/Chick-Fil-A Tournament hosted by Union Grove this weekend. The Lions (3-4) open with a 4:30 p.m. game against Mount Pleasant on Thursday. The winner of that game advances to play the winner…

07 December 2016 [10:45 PM]
All Saints' Waits named TAPPS volleyball all-state first team

All Saints’ Hanna Waits was named to the first team on the TAPPS 5A all-state volleyball team. Waits, a junior middle blocker, guided the Lady Trojans to the TAPPS 3-5A district title. In addition to Waits, teammate Olivia Young was…

07 December 2016 [08:41 PM]
All Saints' Waits, Grace's Saczek share all-TAPPS 3-5A MVP honors

All Saints junior middle blocker Hanna Waits and Grace Community junior outside hitter/defensive specialist Alexis Saczek shared Most Valuable Player honors on the all-TAPPS 3-5A volleyball team. The Lady Trojans, who won the district title, also had the Offensive Player…

07 December 2016 [08:28 PM]
Unbeaten Malakoff in uncharted territory in state semifinals

When Jamie Driskell took over as coach at Malakoff in 2009, the Tigers were coming off a 0-10 season. The program had a .482 all-time winning percentage and had never been past the third round of the playoffs. On Friday,…

07 December 2016 [06:31 PM]
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FANTASY: It's playoff time and some of you need to take a risk

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06 December 2016 [11:20 PM]
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State semifinalist Arp takes pride in defense

When looking up Arp’s season statistics posted on MaxPreps.com, one notices something immediately. The Tigers offensive stats are not listed. Arp’s updated defensive statistics, however, are there for all to see: 11 interceptions, 12 fumble recoveries, 59 tackles per game.…

06 December 2016 [11:11 PM]
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Former Apache Butler embraces veteran role on Bulls

DALLAS - Jimmy Butler’s latest trip back to Texas was rather short. Butler, who is averaging 25.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 4.1 assists this season, was in Dallas with the Chicago Bulls on Saturday for the second night of a…

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Each week, The Washington Post's Mark Maske provides in-depth Monday morning NFL analysis with "First and 10," a dissection of the league's most important developments from a weekend of action. - - - FIRST... AFC up for grabs? The NFL's regular…

05 December 2016 [10:20 AM]
Lee's Shirley voted Newcomer of Year

Robert E. Lee freshman setter Aliyah Shirley was named Newcomer of the Year on the 2016 all-District 11-6A volleyball team. Shirley, daughter of Lady Raiders head coach Ronda Shirley, was the lone East Texan to garner superlative honors on the…

04 December 2016 [11:28 PM]
East Mississippi stops Kilgore

PERKINSTON, Miss. - No. 3 East Mississippi claimed its 11th consecutive victory in Sunday’s Mississippi Bowl, pulling out a 27-17 win over No. 13 Kilgore College at May Memorial Stadium. De’Andre Johnson completed 16 of 30 passes for 163 yards…

04 December 2016 [11:26 PM]