Perfect Day: TJC wins two national soccer titles

Tyler Junior College captured two national championships in a matter of hours on Saturday. The TJC men’s and women’s soccer teams won NJCAA titles on opposite sides of the country. First in Prescott, Arizona, coach Steve Clements’ Apaches, the No. 4 seed, defeated No. 2 Schoolcraft (Michigan), 2-0, at Mountain Valley Field to win the NJCAA…

First Tee fundraiser set for Monday

The Mini Golf Marathon, a fundraiser for The First Tee of Greater Tyler, is scheduled for Monday at the Cascades Golf & Country Club. Individuals can click on the link (http://www.thefirstteegreatertyler.org/2017pro-am-2/2017-golf-mini-marathon/) and select a player to sponsor. They can select from $.50, $1, $2, and $5 sponsor levels per hole for

HS Football Scoreboard: Bi-District

EAST TEXAS PLAYOFF PAIRINGS Class 6A Division I Region II Bi-District Round Coppell 37, Rowlett 6 Mesquite Horn 45, Conroe Oak Ridge 24 Round Rock Cedar Ridge 63, Austin Akins 14 Klein Oak 23, Aldine Davis 20 Garland Sachse 49, Richardson Lake Highlands 28 Rockwall 23, The Woodlands 7 Pflugerville Hendrickson 44, Austin Bowie 21 Klein 10, Spring 7

Bullard's Rumbelow traded to Mariners

Staff Reports New York Yankees Nick Rumbelow, a former Bullard High School and LSU standout, has been traded by the New York Yankees to the Seattle Mariners, the teams announced on Saturday. Rumbelow goes to the Mariners for 17-year-old Dominican prospect Juan Then and left-hander J.P. Sears. Rumbelow, 26, made 17 appearances for the Yankees in

Latest Videos

Rhett Parker intercepts yet another pass from the Lions
Another touchdown for John Tyler
Tabias Marshall runs in a touchdown for the JT Lions
Chance Amie runs across the field for a Lee touchdown
Rhett Parker intercepts a John Tyler pass
Devlen Woods blows past the defense for a JT touchdown
John Tyler's Frankie Sanchez kicks in a field goal
John Tyler's Keandre Ray dives for a first down pass
Te'vion Massey runs the ball deep downfield for a Lee first down
Chance Amie breezes in for a Red Raider touchdown
Ladarious Wickware rushes for another Red Raider touchdown
Ladarius Wickware brings it in for a Lee touchdown
Grace Cougars #22 Uchenna Uduma Spurts Through a Hole in the Defense for a Touchdown
TK Gorman #6 Tyler Hobbs Stays One Step Ahead of the Defense to Score
TK Gorman #6 Tyler Hobbs Catches in the End Zone right as the First Half Ends
Grace Cougars Convert on Fourth Down and Goal Right Before Halftime
Grace Cougars Quarterback Has a Comfortable Run Up the Sideline to Score
TK Gorman #11 Dozie Ifeadi Gets Another Long Pass Touchdown
Grace Cougars #14 Quarterback Sneaks up the Field 50 Yards to Keep Grace in the Game
TK Gorman #11 Dozie Ifeadi Ups the Pressure with a 70 plus Yard Touchdown
TK Gorman #7 Isaiah Haggerty Responds to Grace with a 59 yard Touchdown
Grace Cougars #5 Cole Reed Opens the Scoring With a Touchdown Reception Against Gorman
#2 Michael Givens Catches And Gains Significant Yardage
#28 Martrevious Allison Dashes In For Touchdown
Ladarius Wickware breezes in for a Red Raider Touchdown
Chance Amie dives to score another Lee TD
Mesquites Carlos Aguilar breaks into the Red Zone and scores
Chance Amie cuts through Mequites defense and scores
Marquis Gray goes deep for a Lee touchdown
Chance Amie brings in another touchdown for the Red Raiders

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Perfect Day: TJC wins two national soccer titles

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