Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic ready to kick off Thursday

The 11th annual Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic begins Thursday and will consist of four games in three days, all played on Earl Campbell Field at TMF Rose Stadium. And this year’s event has a little something for everyone. The four games will spotlight teams from four classifications: Class 6A (3), 5A (1), 4A (2) and 3A (2). It al…

Tiiman, Apache Ladies smash North Lake, 7-0

Sydney Tiiman started her collegiate soccer career in fine fashion with a hat trick, leading the Tyler Junior College Apache Ladies to a 7-0 victory over the North Lake Blazers Tuesday at Pat Hartley Field. Tiiman, a former Lindale High School All-East Texas performer, helped the No.

Tuesday VB Roundup: No. 5 Hallsville sweeps Lee

HALLSVILLE — Robert E. Lee dropped its third straight match and suffered its second sweep in three outings Tuesday at Hallsville.

It's high school football time in East Texas

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