• July 17, 2019

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TRACK AND FIELD: Lujan qualifies for USATF National Junior Olympics

FORT WORTH Adrian Lujan is heading back to Odessa with some hardware.

6:38 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Krieger tabbed as next Permian head coach

The Permian girls basketball program will soon have a new leader.

4:45 pm | See more

TRACK AND FIELD: Scholarship winners pay it forward as Cepero Track Meet concludes

There was plenty of sunshine and smiles to go around on and off the track Saturday at the 15th annual Dr. Daniel Cepero Memorial Track Meet at Ratliff Stadium.

7:09 pm | See more

TRACK AND FIELD: Cepero meet offers events for all ages

After the start of the Dr. Daniel Cepero Memorial Track Meet was rained out last year, meet director Stella Neboh was thankful there was no repeat of that Friday at Ratliff Stadium.

11:09 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane second at 7-on-7 state tournament

COLLEGE STATION Crane wrapped up a strong run at the Texas State 7-on-7 Division IIIChampionships Friday at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

7:33 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area teams finish up Day 1 of state 7-on-7 tournament

COLLEGE STATION Four Permian Basin teams got off to strong starts Thursday at the Texas State 7-on-7 Division III Championships at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

9:12 pm | See more

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL: Floyd Gwin All-Stars celebrate District 3 title

The 8-10-year-old Floyd Gwin All-Stars already have one goal checked off the list, winning the title of Texas West District 3 Champions on June 20.

9:04 pm | See more

LOCAL: Permian basketball camp rescheduled

The Permian Boys and Girls Basketball Camp has been rescheduled for later in July due to construction work around the Permian Fieldhouse.

8:30 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Pools unveiled for 7on7 state tournament

COLLEGE STATION Three Permian Basin schools were among the 128 teams who found out their path to a 7on7 title Monday as part of the Texas 7on7 Championships that start Thursday at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

7:27 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL: Permian Basin athletes earn all-state honors

Several Permian Basin softball players earned all-state honors from the Texas Girls Coaches Association when the teams were released Monday.

2:46 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Three area athletes earn all-state honors

Three Permian Basin athletes were recognized as all-state players as announced Wednesday by the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association.

7:27 pm | See more

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Red Raiders prepared for series against familiar opponent

LUBBOCK Call it the overall Big 12 Conference championship, only the stakes are considerably higher.

7:29 pm | See more

GOLF: Roman, Seybert relish rare playing opportunities

Permian girls golf coach Rodney Roman and Odessa High boys golf coach Albert Seybert both enjoy coaching the sport.

7:19 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Permian's Day selected to TGCA Legacy All-Star Team

Former Permian outfielder Rylee Day was selected as a Class 5A-6A Legacy All-Star by the Texas Girls Coaches Association. The full 20-member teams for both 5A-6A and 1A-4A were announced on Tuesday.

6:56 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High's Pena makes more memories at Globe Life Park

Gibrian Pena’s most recent visit to Globe Life Park in Arlington was a bit more enjoyable than his previous one, but both were eminently memorable.

6:39 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Six area players selected for GWTBCA All-Star Game

Six area high school baseball players were selected to take part in the Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game on June 15 at Lubbock-Cooper High School in Woodrow.

4:53 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Andrews' Prieto selected to THSBCA All-Star Game

Andrews third baseman Vito Prieto was selected to play in the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game.

3:17 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian's Braziel-Smith resigns from head coaching position

The most recent chapter for the Permian girls basketball program has come to an end.

7:06 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Chapa tabbed as new head coach at Odessa High

The Odessa High girls basketball team has a new leader.

7:03 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Van Horn punches ticket to 7-on-7 state tournament

WINK The Van Horn 7-on-7 football team sent its skill players east on Interstate 20 to a tournament at Wink High School and it proved to be the right decision as the Eagles qualified for the state tournament to be held June 27-28 in College Station.

9:43 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Monahans' Santiago pushes past disability

Hope Santiago hasn’t let her disability get in the way of dominating the track and field world.

6:56 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High's playoff run ended by Southlake Carroll

ARLINGTON The Odessa High Bronchos saw their run in the Class 6A baseball playoffs come to an end Friday with a 6-0 loss to Southlake Carroll in a one-game regional semifinal playoff at Globe Life Park.

12:04 am | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Andrews falls in series opener to Decatur

ABILENE The Andrews softball team could not overcome an early deficit, falling 7-0 to Decatur Thursday in Game 1 of the Class 4A Regional Final at Wells Field.

9:12 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High set to host camp

Odessa High will host its Bronchos Horse Power Football Camp for incoming 3rd through 8th graders May 28-30 at Coleman Field.

6:21 pm | See more

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Monday 07/15/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Pecos head coach Jones retires, Olson takes over as interim GOLF: Chavez family takes title at Parent-Child Tournament

Saturday 07/13/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Vaqueros eliminate Sockers FC from playoffs TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Theroux comes through as RockHounds rally to defeat Hooks TRACK AND FIELD: Lujan qualifies for USATF National Junior Olympics

Friday 07/12/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Defensive miscues cost RockHounds in loss to Hooks NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Four Sockers FC standouts earn honors WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Pippins-Tryon to play professionally TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks start fast, hold off RockHounds in series opener NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC knocks out Dallas City

Thursday 07/11/2019

COLLEGE GOLF: Odessa College golf program receives $100,000 donation GOLF: Pourasef, Waters earn spots for U.S. Amateur

Wednesday 07/10/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds scratch out series-clinching victory NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes' Conroy selected for Team NAHL for Junior Club World Cup NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC open postseason play GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Krieger tabbed as next Permian head coach

Tuesday 07/09/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Late rally lifts Amarillo over Midland

Monday 07/08/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Diaz sparks RockHounds in series opener TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Howard earns Pitcher of the Week

Sunday 07/07/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks rally to knock off RockHounds NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Playoff opponent set for Sockers FC

Saturday 07/06/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks hand 'Hounds another beating RECREATION: Sharks bring home tournament title TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds bounce back to beat Hooks

Thursday 07/04/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers on doorstep of division title after shutout of Laredo TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks hammer 'Hounds in series opener

Wednesday 07/03/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Amarillo ends Midland's winning streak

Tuesday 07/02/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Howard hurls Midland past Amarillo, RockHounds win sixth in a row COLLEGE SPORTS: 37 student-athletes from Odessa College earn All-Academic honors NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes schedule released for 2019-2020 season

Monday 07/01/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Friedrichs' strong start lifts RockHounds towards fifth straight win TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds make roster moves COLLEGE: Odessa College teams earn academic honors COLLEGE: LSC expands to 19 members

Sunday 06/30/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds complete series sweep of RoughRiders

Saturday 06/29/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds pound RoughRiders for second night in a row INDOOR SOCCER: Rumbleweeds fall to Amarillo NPSL SOCCER: Short-handed Sockers hold off Diablos TRACK AND FIELD: Scholarship winners pay it forward as Cepero Track Meet concludes WEST OF THE PECOS RODEO: Seiler finds his voice in first trip to Pecos

Friday 06/28/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds erupt late to beat RoughRiders TRACK AND FIELD: Cepero meet offers events for all ages HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane second at 7-on-7 state tournament

Thursday 06/27/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win pitcher's duel in first game back from All-Star break NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC earn point in draw with Fort Worth HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area teams finish up Day 1 of state 7-on-7 tournament LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL: Floyd Gwin All-Stars celebrate District 3 title LOCAL: Permian basketball camp rescheduled TRACK AND FIELD: Cepero Memorial track meet enters 15th year

Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Boston Red Sox, dies

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85.

Updated: 10:30 pm | See more

Packard, Meadows lift West Michigan over Beloit 8-5

BELOIT, Wis. (AP) -- Bryant Packard homered, doubled and singled, driving home three runs and scoring a couple as the West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Beloit Snappers 8-5 on Wednesday.

10:00 pm | See more

Fry's homer leads Wisconsin to 6-1 win over South Bend

APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- David Fry hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, leading the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to a 6-1 win over the South Bend Cubs on Wednesday.

10:00 pm | See more

Ascanio's homer leads Springfield to 5-2 win over Amarillo

AMARILLO, (AP) -- Rayder Ascanio hit a three-run home run in the fourth inning, leading the Springfield Cardinals to a 5-2 win over the Amarillo Sod Poodles on Wednesday. With the loss, the Sod Poodles snapped a five-game winning streak.

10:00 pm | See more

Redmond's homer leads Johnson City to 7-6 win over Bristol

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) -- Chandler Redmond hit a three-run home run in the third inning, leading the Johnson City Cardinals to a 7-6 win over the Bristol Pirates on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:15 pm | See more

Thomas scores winning run, Kane County beats Bowling Green 6-5 in walk-off finish

GENEVA, Ill. (AP) -- Joey Rose hit a sacrifice fly and drove in Alek Thomas with the winning run in the ninth inning, as the Kane County Cougars topped the Bowling Green Hot Rods 6-5 on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:15 pm | See more

Royals place Adalberto Mondesi on 10-day injured list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals placed shortstop Adalberto Mondesi on the 10-day injured list with a left shoulder injury.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Rodriguez hits grand slam, leads Campeche over Durango

CAMPECHE, Mexico (AP) -- Henry Alejandro Rodriguez and Fernando Perez connected on back-to-back homers in the sixth inning, leading the Piratas de Campeche to a 10-7 win over the Generales de Durango in the second game of a doubleheader on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Akins' homer leads Cedar Rapids to 5-4 win over Lake County

EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) -- Jared Akins hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning, leading the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 5-4 win over the Lake County Captains on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Hill's single leads Altoona to 6-5 win over Trenton

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) -- Logan Hill hit a run-scoring single in the eighth inning, leading the Altoona Curve to a 6-5 win over the Trenton Thunder on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Patterson, Fennell lift Myrtle Beach over Carolina 5-2

ZEBULON, N.C. (AP) -- Grant Fennell doubled and singled, and Jack Patterson tossed 5 1/3 scoreless innings as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans beat the Carolina Mudcats 5-2 on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Yankees get speedy OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash

NEW YORK (AP) — Speedy outfielder Terrance Gore was traded to the New York Yankees by the Kansas City Royals for $100,000 on Wednesday.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Rays-Yankees game postponed due to severe weather forecast

NEW YORK (AP) — Rain keeps interrupting the New York Yankees' sunny season.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Burlington beats Lansing 3-2

LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Kevin Maitan scored on a wild pitch and Spencer Griffin scored on a groundout in the fifth inning, leading the Burlington Bees to a 3-2 win over the Lansing Lugnuts on Wednesday.

9:30 pm | See more

De Aza's single leads Rochester to 5-4 win over Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Alejandro De Aza hit a two-run single in the fifth inning, leading the Rochester Red Wings to a 5-4 win over the Norfolk Tides on Wednesday.

9:30 pm | See more

Martínez scores twice, Atlanta United beats Houston 5-0

ATLANTA (AP) — Josef Martínez scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season and Atlanta United beat the 10-man Houston Dynamo 5-0 on Wednesday night.

Updated: 9:46 pm | See more

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