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Monday 07/25/2016

PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC reach high point in franchise history TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds hold off Frisco RoughRiders to get back into win column COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Single-game tickets for UTPB home games on sale Aug. 1

Sunday 07/24/2016

GOLF: Ciro Baeza captures second-straight city championship TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Midland shut out by San Antonio

Saturday 07/23/2016

PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC wins conference, advances to PDL's final four GOLF: Beaty takes one-shot lead over Owens after second round of Odessa Men's City Championship

Friday 07/22/2016

GOLF: Owens, Beaty sit atop of leaderboard after first round of Odessa Men's City Championship PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC defeat The Villages SC to advance to Southern Conference Final TEXAS LEAGUE: Quintana rips walk-off home run as San Antonio Missions top Midland RockHounds

Thursday 07/21/2016

GOLF: Baeza prepares to defend Odessa Men's City Championship TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds rally again PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC enter playoffs confident in ability

Wednesday 07/20/2016

TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds use sixth inning to rally past Corpus Christi Hooks

Tuesday 07/19/2016

COMMUNITY: Jim White reunites with Hollywood counterpart Kevin Costner ahead of August charity event GOLF: Odessa College's Van Thomas qualifies for U.S. Amateur tournament TEXAS LEAGUE: Early runs power Midland RockHounds past Corpus Christi Hooks

Monday 07/18/2016

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Midland commits four errors in loss to Corpus Christi

Sunday 07/17/2016

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hounds break out against Hooks

Saturday 07/16/2016

PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC falls short of division title with loss to OKC Energy U23 BOYS BASKETBALL: Odessa High names Nate Bridges as new head coach TEXAS LEAGUE: Midland shut out by San Antonio

Friday 07/15/2016

PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC locks up playoff berth with win over OKC Energy FC U23 TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Midland stages late comeback in San Antonio

Thursday 07/14/2016

PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Weather causes game suspension between Sockers FC, OKC Energy U23 TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds commit costly mistakes, fall to San Antonio HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: More applicants emerge for Odessa High boys basketball opening

Wednesday 07/13/2016

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds hold off Missions PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC fight for division crown in closing weekend of regular season

Tuesday 07/12/2016

PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Consistent effort has Sockers’ Machado nearing franchise record TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds look to continue second-half hot streak on road GOLF: Weekend tournament to raise scholarship money

Monday 07/11/2016

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Rankin hires Jeff Shelton as new head coach TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds make hits count, down Arkansas Travelers COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College's Evan Taylor signs with Nebraska

Sunday 07/10/2016

GOLF: 2016 Parent-Child Tournament scoreboard

Saturday 07/09/2016

GOLF: Random pairing brings together Odessa College coach, former player at Parent-Child Tournament TRACK AND FIELD: West Texas shines as Region XII meet at Ratliff Stadium concludes TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds use wealth of contributors to defeat Travelers

Friday 07/08/2016

TRACK AND FIELD: Local athletes volunteer to help Region XII meet roll along smoothly TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds allow five unanswered runs to Northwest Arkansas Naturals in loss HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood, Van Horn lose in first round of 7-on-7 state championship bracket

Thursday 07/07/2016

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood, Van Horn advance to 7-on-7 state tournament championship bracket TRACK AND FIELD: Neboh finally hits 50, wins triple jump at Region XII meet

Wednesday 07/06/2016

TRACK AND FIELD: USATF Region XII meet returns to Ratliff Stadium TEXAS LEAGUE: Bracewell helps RockHounds blank Naturals

Tuesday 07/05/2016

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood uses 7-on-7 state tournament as learning experience TEXAS LEAGUE: RockHounds' late production enough to defeat Arkansas Travelers PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE: Sockers FC blown out by OKC Energy U23

Padres keep rebuilding by trading Upton to Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. was already in Toronto with the San Diego Padres when they traded him across the diamond to the Blue Jays.

Updated: 8:00 pm | See more

New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed reaction

CHICAGO (AP) — Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn't remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior.

Updated: 8:01 pm | See more

Amare Stoudemire retires from NBA

NEW YORK (AP) — Amare Stoudemire's greatest NBA success was in Phoenix, where as Steve Nash's pick-and-roll partner he was one of the NBA's most fearsome finishers.

Updated: 8:00 pm | See more

The Latest: UN calls for Olympic Truce during Rio Games

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):

Updated: 8:00 pm | See more

Australians move into Rio Olympic village _ a few days late

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two days after describing the housing at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics as "dangerous," Australian athletes and staff started moving into the massive athletes' village compound on Tuesday.

Updated: 8:00 pm | See more

Celebrity golf fan arrested after touching Justin Timberlake

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, sheriff's officials said Tuesday.

Updated: 8:01 pm | See more

Baltusrol is last chance for 2016 major for McIlroy, Spieth

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. He believes the PGA Championship will be his best chance this year to win a major.

Updated: 8:02 pm | See more

Packers WR Jordy Nelson says he had "hiccup" with left knee

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Jordy Nelson called it a "hiccup." How long Packers fans have to hold their breath remains to be seen.

Updated: 7:07 pm | See more

Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs

CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl abandoning its New Year's Day spot in order to accommodate the College Football Playoff semifinals.

Updated: 7:08 pm | See more

US women's hoops team wraps up 3 exhibitions at Garden

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women's basketball team continues its pre-Olympic tour with a three-city exhibition series that wraps up Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

Updated: 7:08 pm | See more

Federer to miss rest of season, including Olympics, US Open

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee.

Updated: 5:00 pm | See more

Olympic boxers to fight without headgear, worry about cuts

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Although Antonio Vargas still thinks about the cut that nearly ended his Olympic dream, his unprotected head will be clear when he steps into the ring in Rio de Janeiro.

Updated: 5:00 pm | See more

Former Cosby actress's husband calls it quits after 6 mos.

ATLANTA (AP) — Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam's husband is calling it quits after just six months of marriage.

Updated: 4:00 pm | See more

NFL's 1st female official felt pressure _ after the season

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Sarah Thomas was never hit by the pressure of being the first woman to be a full-time NFL game official until after her first season on the job.

Updated: 4:01 pm | See more

'19 Kids and Counting' star Jinger Duggar gets engaged

Another Duggar is getting married.

Updated: 4:01 pm | See more

Tuesday 07/26/2016
Padres keep rebuilding by trading Upton to Blue Jays
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm

TORONTO (AP) — Outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. was already in Toronto with the San Diego Padres when they traded him across the diamond to the Blue Jays.

more »
New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed reaction
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:01 pm

CHICAGO (AP) — Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn't remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior.

more »
Amare Stoudemire retires from NBA
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Amare Stoudemire's greatest NBA success was in Phoenix, where as Steve Nash's pick-and-roll partner he was one of the NBA's most fearsome finishers.

more »
The Latest: UN calls for Olympic Truce during Rio Games
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro):

more »
Australians move into Rio Olympic village _ a few days late
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two days after describing the housing at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics as "dangerous," Australian athletes and staff started moving into the massive athletes' village compound on Tuesday.

more »
Celebrity golf fan arrested after touching Justin Timberlake
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:01 pm

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, sheriff's officials said Tuesday.

more »
Baltusrol is last chance for 2016 major for McIlroy, Spieth
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 8:02 pm

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. He believes the PGA Championship will be his best chance this year to win a major.

more »
Packers WR Jordy Nelson says he had "hiccup" with left knee
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 7:07 pm

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Jordy Nelson called it a "hiccup." How long Packers fans have to hold their breath remains to be seen.

more »
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 7:08 pm

CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl abandoning its New Year's Day spot in order to accommodate the College Football Playoff semifinals.

more »
US women's hoops team wraps up 3 exhibitions at Garden
Updated: July 26, 2016 - 7:08 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women's basketball team continues its pre-Olympic tour with a three-city exhibition series that wraps up Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

more »

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