Drennon Duo: Father-son team has Mineola back in state semifinals

MINEOLA - Micheal Drennon does not talk very much. The junior linebacker/receiver prefers to let his play on the field speak for him. His father, Joe, is also a man of few words. The Mineola head coach/athletic director prefers to let his team’s performances and success on and off the field speak for him. …

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. While the majority of the state is all about high-scoring shootouts

HS Basketball Roundup, Dec. 6: John Tyler boys, Robert E. Lee girls win

MARSHALL - Siblings Mashaud and Darry Moore combined for 41 points to help John Tyler defeat Marshall on Tuesday. Mashaud, a senior, poured in a game-high 25 points while Darry, a sophomore, was next for the Lions (3-4) with 16. John Tyler bounced back from a 57-53 loss to Hallsville on Friday. “Kind of had a lot of hangover from the

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Tyler Junior College sweeps DH at Jacksonville

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

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07 December 2016 [08:28 PM]
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State semifinalist Arp takes pride in defense

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Former Apache Butler embraces veteran role on Bulls

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

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

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High School Basketball Roundup, Dec. 3

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John Tyler's Bryson Smith named District 11-6A MVP

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