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ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Rumbleweeds fall to Wichita Falls

Spending the majority of the night playing catch up, the Rumbleweeds couldn’t quite overcome FC Wichita Falls, falling 13-8 Saturday at Ector County Coliseum in US Arena Pro Soccer League action.

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Saturday 06/15/2019

ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Rumbleweeds fall to Wichita Falls NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC bounce back with victory over Fort Worth TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win again, maintain division lead

Friday 06/14/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds blank Travelers to open series NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Vargas earns player of the week honors TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Seven RockHounds selected to Texas League All-Star Game ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Carlile makes most of opportunity with Rumbleweeds JUNETEENTH: Tournament basketball games return to Woodson Park

Thursday 06/13/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC winning streak snapped JUNETEENTH: Danny R. Wright Basketball Tournament set to begin VOLLEYBALL: Juneteenth tournament to take place this week

Wednesday 06/12/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC returns home to face Denton HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Three area athletes earn all-state honors TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds use six-run surge to move past Springfield

Tuesday 06/11/2019

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Castillo, Melendez earn All-American honors BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU: Hantz adds to his success with recent first place finish

Monday 06/10/2019

BULL RIDING: Odessa's Jones finds renewed passion for riding after years away COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Cisneros, Duran earn All-American honors TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Heim, Finnegan promoted to Las Vegas

Sunday 06/09/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds sweep RoughRiders to jumble standings COLLEGE BASEBALL: Queen continues growth with Red Raiders COLLEGE BASEBALL: It's all a matter of timing for MLB Draft BULL RIDING: Teel shows why he's one of the world's best TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds push win streak to five, close gap on RoughRiders

Saturday 06/08/2019

GOLF: Hannah, Begnel pull away from field to capture Quarter Century Partnership title COLLEGE BASEBALL: Wild ninth gives Oklahoma State the victory TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win on White's walk-off single

Friday 06/07/2019

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Red Raiders survive in Game 1 of Super Regional GOLF: Begnel, Hannah serve up low round to take Quarter Century Partnership lead

Thursday 06/06/2019

GOLF: Teams bunched at the top after first round of Quarter Century Partnership TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds take series opener from RoughRiders COLLEGE BASEBALL: Red Raiders prepared for series against familiar opponent GOLF: Roman, Seybert relish rare playing opportunities TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win series finale with big 10th inning

Wednesday 06/05/2019

NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC to face Laredo on the road NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Watson focusing on what's ahead for Jackalopes TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds to face RoughRiders in home series GOLF: Quarter Century Partnership set to tee off

Tuesday 06/04/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds rally past Hooks HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Permian's Day selected to TGCA Legacy All-Star Team HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High's Pena makes more memories at Globe Life Park NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes draft eight new players

Monday 06/03/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks hold off RockHound TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds bring in Ramirez from Triple-A

Sunday 06/02/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Midland drops series finale to Amarillo TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Amarillo rallies past Midland NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC shuts out Dallas City FC

Saturday 06/01/2019

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

Thursday 05/30/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds make roster moves

Tyson Fury stays unbeaten, stops Tom Schwarz late 2nd round

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tyson Fury stopped Tom Schwarz with 6 seconds left in the second round Saturday night, with the British heavyweight star remaining unbeaten and putting on a show in his Las Vegas debut.

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Peterson, Smith lead the way for Okla. City

EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- Shane Peterson homered, doubled and singled twice, scoring three runs as the Oklahoma City Dodgers beat the El Paso Chihuahuas 11-3 on Saturday.

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Wings win first for first time this season, beating Dream

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Arike Ogunbowale scored 17 points, Allisha Gray added 16 points and the Dallas Wings got their first win of the season with a 71-61 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Saturday night.

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Back-to-back homers by Naylor, Benson fuel Lake County win

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Bo Naylor and Will Benson connected on back-to-back homers in the first inning to help lead the Lake County Captains to a 7-4 victory over Fort Wayne TinCaps on Saturday.

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Mariners lose to A's amid reports Encarnación headed to NY

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Frankie Montas struck out nine in six innings for his team-leading ninth win, and the Oakland Athletics beat Seattle 11-2 on Saturday amid reports that the Mariners are closing in on a deal to trade AL home run leader Edwin Encarnación to the Yankees.

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Zahui B scores 37 points, Liberty beat Sparks 98-92

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amanda Zahui B scored a career-high 37 points and the New York Liberty ended a 10-game road losing streak with a 98-92 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday night.

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Mendoza leads Great Falls to 5-3 win over Missoula

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) -- Harvin Mendoza hit a two-run homer in the first inning, leading the Great Falls Voyagers to a 5-3 win over the Missoula Osprey on Saturday.

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Tokyo opens Olympic rowing venue in heart of Tokyo Bay

TOKYO (AP) — Organizers have opened the rowing venue for next year's Tokyo Olympics.

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Rizzo's 2-run HR in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.

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Antuna has hat trick, Mexico routs Cuba 7-0 in Gold Cup

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Uriel Antuna had a hat trick, Raúl Jiménez scored twice and top-seeded Mexico cruised to a 7-0 rout over Cuba on the opening day of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Saturday night at the Rose Bowl.

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Hernández delivers 2-run single, Phillies rally in 9th

ATLANTA (AP) — César Hernández singled in two runs off Luke Jackson in the ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied from a one-run deficit to snap the Atlanta Braves' eight-game winning streak with a 6-5 victory on Saturday night.

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Sale strikes out 10, leading Red Sox past Orioles 7-2

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on Saturday.

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Lee leads NW Arkansas to 9-4 win over Frisco

FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- Khalil Lee had two hits and scored two runs as the Northwest Arkansas Naturals defeated the Frisco RoughRiders 9-4 on Saturday.

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Negret's homer leads Idaho Falls to 4-3 win over Billings

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Juan Carlos Negret hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, leading the Idaho Falls Chukars to a 4-3 win over the Billings Mustangs on Saturday.

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Odorizzi, Twins win again, top Royals with 5-4 rally

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.

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Woodland takes 1-shot lead over Rose in US Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland hit a shank and a chunk and both times made par, and he made a birdie from a deep divot in the fairway. Such moments, even on a Saturday, can go a long way toward winning a U.S. Open.

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