From the field: John Tyler vs. Rockwall Heath Video

UPDATE: Final score: John Tyler 49, Rockwall Heath 21! John Tyler advances to the state quarterfinals next weekend at Apogee Stadium at the University of North Texas at Denton. Game time is 7:30 Friday night, opponent not yet determined. Check out our live scoreboard: http://scoreboard.etfinalscore.com Check out in-game highlights of big games ar…

We have the John Tyler, Gilmer-Gladewater games covered for you! Video

Well, the high school football playoff schedulers certainly didn’t do fans of the John Tyler Lions any favors this week. The Lions play their third-round playoff game today at noon in Waco at the new McLane Stadium against Rockwall-Heath.

ETFinalScore high school football playoffs preview show, Nov. 28 Video

Our Trevor Peele, Chris Parry and Travis Yoesting preview the matchups today and tomorrow in round three of Texas high school football playoff action. Also, ETFinalScore.

Cujo set for big stage against Rockwall-Heath

WACO — After playing at a pair of high school stadiums for the first two rounds of the playoffs, Cujo is ready to step onto a grander stage. McLane Stadium, the pristine new home for the Baylor Bears built on the bank of the Brazos River, welcomes John Tyler and Rockwall-Heath to town for their Class 5A Division I regional playoff Friday at

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From the field: Gilmer vs. Gladewater Video

Our Michael Hall and Richard Hall are at Lobo Stadium in Longview to send back video highlights of this game, which we will post here, on our Facebook page and on Twitter within moments after they happen! Check out our…

28 November 2014 [09:14 PM]
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JT rolls by Rockwall-Heath

BY TRAVIS YOESTING tyoesting@tylerpaper.com WACO — John Tyler coach Ricklan Holmes knows senior Nick Cain has a future at the NCAA Division I level, he’s just not sure where. “I’m waiting to see what college he ends up going…

28 November 2014 [06:52 PM]
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From the field: John Tyler vs. Rockwall Heath Video

UPDATE: Final score: John Tyler 49, Rockwall Heath 21! John Tyler advances to the state quarterfinals next weekend at Apogee Stadium at the University of North Texas at Denton. Game time is 7:30 Friday night, opponent not yet determined. Check…

28 November 2014 [04:29 PM]
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Browns' Manziel says he tried to avoid altercation

Tom Withers AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel says he tried to avoid an altercation with a man who was "very aggressive" when he approached the Browns' rookie quarterback in the lobby of his apartment building last week.…

28 November 2014 [03:29 PM]
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Rice wins appeal, 'suspension vacated'

Barry Wilner AP Pro Football Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL. An arbitrator ruled Friday that his suspension should be vacated immediately. Former U.S. District Judge Barbara S.…

28 November 2014 [03:24 PM]
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We have the John Tyler, Gilmer-Gladewater games covered for you! Video

Well, the high school football playoff schedulers certainly didn’t do fans of the John Tyler Lions any favors this week. The Lions play their third-round playoff game today at noon in Waco at the new McLane Stadium against Rockwall-Heath. We…

28 November 2014 [10:07 AM]
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ETFinalScore high school football playoffs preview show, Nov. 28 Video

Our Trevor Peele, Chris Parry and Travis Yoesting preview the matchups today and tomorrow in round three of Texas high school football playoff action. Also, ETFinalScore.com's Facebook and Twitter feeds will have video coverage of the big John Tyler-Rockwall Heath…

28 November 2014 [08:26 AM]
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Cujo set for big stage against Rockwall-Heath

WACO — After playing at a pair of high school stadiums for the first two rounds of the playoffs, Cujo is ready to step onto a grander stage. McLane Stadium, the pristine new home for the Baylor Bears…

27 November 2014 [06:58 PM]
Friday's HS Football Preview Capsules

Centerville vs. CarlisleWhat: Class 3A Division I Region III Regional Playoff Where: Abe Martin Stadium, Lufkin When: 7:30 p.m. Friday Records: Centerville 8-3; Carlisle 10-2 Last Week’s Results: Centerville 69, San Augustine 36; Carlisle 27, West Sabine 26 2013 Result:…

27 November 2014 [03:57 PM]
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Gladewater, Gilmer renew long standing rivalry

Separated by a mere 14 miles, it is only natural that the cities of Gilmer and Gladewater, neighbors on U.S. Highway 271, would be rivals. Gilmer has the East Texas Yamboree and Gladewater is known as the “Antique Capital of…

26 November 2014 [10:09 PM]
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Mineola has won 9 straight since 0-3 start

Mineola trudged into the locker room following another loss — this time to Lone Oak. It was the third straight week that the Yellowjackets had been denied by six points or less. But there was little consolation to an 0-3…

26 November 2014 [10:01 PM]
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Sophomores give John Tyler more than depth

There’s no denying John Tyler is a team with plenty of veteran leadership — the Lions have 30 seniors on the roster. But JT has a few young guns that have been vital to the team’s run to the…

26 November 2014 [09:48 PM]
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RG3 benched: Redskins to start Colt McCoy vs. Indy Video

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Move over, RG3. It's Colt vs. the Colts. The Washington Redskins will start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, the latest development in a stunning slide for the 2012 NFL…

26 November 2014 [01:54 PM]
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Still Surreal: JT-Plano East game was truly unbelievable

Editor’s Note: This is the 20th anniversary of the famous John Tyler-Plano East high school regional playoff game. It was held at on Nov. 26, 1994 at Texas Stadium in Irving. This is a reprint of Paul Stone’s column from…

26 November 2014 [12:23 AM]
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NUNNALLY: Never, ever leave a game early

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest column from Roger Nunnally, who serves as public address announcer for games at Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium. It is his thoughts on the famous John Tyler-Plano East football game held on Nov.…

26 November 2014 [12:20 AM]
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Kemokai steal helps TJC women hold on

Victoria Kemokai is known for her offense, but it was her defensive skills that saved the game for the No. 3 Apache Ladies Tuesday at Wagstaff Gymnasium. Kemokai swiped the ball with 1.6 seconds remaining to help Tyler Junior College…

26 November 2014 [12:07 AM]
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Shaw, Jones lead Apaches by Rebels

After a slow start, the Tyler Junior College Apaches started cooking and cooked up a big win Tuesday over Lee College at Wagstaff Gymnasium. Dominique Shaw hit for 28 points and Dale Jones had a double-double as the Apaches bounced…

26 November 2014 [12:00 AM]
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John Tyler sweeps Robert E. Lee in Rose City hoops DH

With a chance to ice the game against his rival, John Tyler’s Tavian Teal stared into a loud, frenzied Robert E. Lee student section and stepped to the free throw line. One would assure at least overtime with…

25 November 2014 [11:57 PM]
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YOESTING: Messi breaks another scoring record

We’re running out of superlatives for Lionel Messi. The diminutive wizard, who has more skill in his left foot than Peyton Manning has in his right arm, set yet another record on Tuesday. Days after becoming the all-time record goal…

25 November 2014 [11:53 PM]
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Gorman defense OK with deflecting spotlight

Bishop Gorman players have different theories on their defense. Some say it’s overlooked because of the offense, which averages 518.8 yards per game. Others insist the offensive numbers reflect on a defense that gives the team more chances to score.…

25 November 2014 [11:50 PM]
Lady Cougars take 2nd in soccer tourney

ARGYLE — The Grace Community girls soccer team took second place in the Liberty Christian Tournament over the weekend. The Lady Cougars (5-2-1) went 1-1-1 in group play, beat Carrollton Prince of Peace 2-0 in the semifinals and fell to…

25 November 2014 [11:23 PM]
HS Hoops Roundup: Grace girls top Arp, 39-31

Kylie Stinson led a balanced scoring attack with eight points as Grace Community edged Arp 39-31 on Tuesday. The Lady Cougars (3-2) received scoring efforts from all seven players on the roster, including seven each from Addison Daughtry, Hannah Wright…

25 November 2014 [11:21 PM]
LadyCats topple No. 19 Bullard, 47-40

BULLARD — The Whitehouse LadyCats remained unbeaten at 5-0 under new head coach and former John Tyler all-stater Melanie Lane after tripping up Class 4A No. 19 Bullard 47-40 on Tuesday night at Panther Gymnasium. Knotted at 12-12 after one…

25 November 2014 [11:18 PM]
Panthers go cold in loss to Pine Tree

BULLARD — After a basket-for-basket first half the Bullard Panthers went cold from the field, scoring one second half-field goal as Pine Tree took a 49-32 win at Panther Gymnasium on Tuesday afternoon. Tied at 9-9 after one period and…

25 November 2014 [11:15 PM]
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Alba-Golden tops JT in OT

The basketball season may be young, but the Alba-Golden Lady Panthers and John Tyler Lady Lions were playing at a playoff pace Monday afternoon at the Lions Den. The Lady Panthers made their free throws down the stretch for a…

25 November 2014 [12:10 AM]
Basketball Roundup

LINDALE — Laettner Greenhill hit for a game-high 25 points as the Lindale Eagles won over the Grace Community Cougars 62-43 on Monday in a boys basketball game at Eagle Gymnasium. In the JV game, Lindale won 48-25. Emanual Brewer…

25 November 2014 [12:07 AM]
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Carlisle resilient as ever

PRICE — Carlisle Indians head football coach Rocky Baker doesn’t mind his team being the underdog. After all, the Indians were picked to finish fourth in District 11-2A Division I. But somehow, some way, Baker’s team once again defied all…

25 November 2014 [12:02 AM]