• August 17, 2019

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COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Alpine Fightin' Bucks

ALPINE Alpine would certainly like to end its recent woes in the state playoffs, and with nine starters coming back this year, there’s hope that the Fightin’ Bucks can finally bring an end to their one-and-done streak.

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Friday 08/16/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Alpine Fightin' Bucks HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Odessa High bounces back with afternoon victory at Basin Brawl HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Permian splits on first day of Basin Brawl HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High opens up play in San Angelo COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB set to hold first scrimmage HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian has tough day on the road

Thursday 08/15/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Iraan Braves

Wednesday 08/14/2019

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB to compete in season-opening tournament GOLF: Former Odessa College golfer Waters misses cut at U.S. Amateur

Tuesday 08/13/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Wink Wildcats HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Andrews outlasts Odessa High in marathon match HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lady Panthers sweep San Angelo Lake View COLLEGE TENNIS: UTPB names Ugalde as new head coach

Monday 08/12/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian begins practice HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High takes the field for start of a new season COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB gets early start for upcoming season HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High, Permian return home for nondistrict matches COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Fort Davis Indians COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Van Horn Eagles

Sunday 08/11/2019

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lady Bronchos have solid opening weekend FOOTBALL: UTPB, Odessa High, Permian set to start HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian earns third place in Monahans GOLF: Adams earns title in extra holes TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks pull closer to RockHounds

Saturday 08/10/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Marfa Shorthorns

Friday 08/09/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Balmorhea Bears HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High sweeps opening matches at Monahans Tournament GOLF: Local trio in the mix after opening round of North Amateur

Thursday 08/08/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Grandfalls-Royalty Cowboys

Wednesday 08/07/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Buena Vista Longhorns COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Rankin Red Devils

Tuesday 08/06/2019

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB names new defensive backs coordinator

Monday 08/05/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Teams excited as practice begins

Sunday 08/04/2019

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High, Permian set to start season

Saturday 08/03/2019

GOLF: Odessa natives in the mix at Texas Stableford Handicap HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Opening match for Odessa High canceled

Friday 08/02/2019

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Phipps commits to NCAA

Thursday 08/01/2019

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad ready for senior season at UTPB

Wednesday 07/31/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds rally late in win over Drillers

Tuesday 07/30/2019

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: McCamey's Fuentes, Rodriguez earn all-state recognition TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Mondou named Texas League Player of the Week

Monday 07/29/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Long ball costs RockHounds against Drillers COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad named preseason Defensive Player of the Year for LSC

Sunday 07/28/2019

GOLF: Eubanks, Bittick, Oliver triumph at Men's City Championships GOLF: Chavez stays steady en route to winning Men's City Championship TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds end three-game losing skid

Saturday 07/27/2019

GOLF: Former city employees enjoy competing against each other at Men's City Championships

Friday 07/26/2019

GOLF: Hole-in-one helps propel Chavez to early lead at City Championship

Thursday 07/25/2019

GOLF: Baeza, Beaty headline field for City Championship

Dortmund starts Bundesliga campaign with 5-1 win v Augsburg

BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund began its bid to wrench the Bundesliga title from Bayern Munich with a 5-1 rout of Augsburg on Saturday.

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AP source: QB Josh McCown joins Eagles, ends retirement

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Josh McCown's retirement lasted two months.

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VAR denies Man City again in latest wild match with Spurs

The video assistant referee denied Manchester City another crucial late goal in its latest wild match against Tottenham as the English Premier League champion dropped points for the first time in its title defense.

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Analysis: Popovich faces tough numbers game for World Cup

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When Gregg Popovich was cut from the 1972 U.S. Olympic basketball roster, those making the decision took the easiest way out.

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Medina, Marte spur DSL Mariners to 8-3 win over DSL Royals2

, (AP) -- Noelvi Marte had four hits and four RBI, and Abdiel Medina allowed just one hit over six innings as the DSL Mariners defeated the DSL Royals2 8-3 on Saturday. With the victory, the DSL Mariners swept the short two-game series.

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Denny Hamlin passes inspection, retains pole at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Denny Hamlin has passed pre-race inspection and his car will start on the pole Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Barty upset in Cincy semifinals, misses top spot for US Open

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Ashleigh Barty was upset by Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-4 in the Western & Southern Open semifinals, missing her chance to return to the No. 1 ranking ahead of the U.S. Open.

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Newgarden gets Pocono pole after rain wipes out qualifying

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Josef Newgarden gets a kick out of anyone who considers the IndyCar championship race limited to two or three drivers. The 2017 series champion counts a field four or five deep all chasing him for first as the season winds downs.

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Flores' single leads DSL Giants to 5-3 win over DSL Pirates2

, (AP) -- Ronaldo Flores hit a run-scoring single in the eighth inning, leading the DSL Giants to a 5-3 win over the DSL Pirates2 on Saturday. With the victory, the DSL Giants swept the short two-game series.

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Kings' De'Aaron Fox removes himself from World Cup plans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — De'Aaron Fox of the Sacramento Kings surprisingly withdrew from USA Basketball's national team Saturday, meaning the Americans now have 13 candidates for the 12-man World Cup roster.

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Quintero leads DSL Braves to 6-1 win over DSL Royals1

, (AP) -- Geraldo Quintero homered and had two hits as the DSL Braves topped the DSL Royals1 6-1 on Saturday.

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Pieters posts 6-under to take one-shot lead at Czech Masters

VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic (AP) — Thomas Pieters birdied the final hole to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Czech Masters on Saturday.

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Peguero, Jerez lift DSL Phillies White over DSL Brewers 6-4

, (AP) -- Giuseppe Peguero doubled and singled twice, scoring two runs as the DSL Phillies White defeated the DSL Brewers 6-4 on Saturday. The DSL Phillies White swept the short two-game series with the win.

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Sandoval, Calderon lead the way for DSL Tigers2

, (AP) -- Jhon Sandoval homered and doubled, scoring a pair of runs while also driving home a couple as the DSL Tigers2 beat the DSL Colorado 10-5 on Saturday. The DSL Tigers2 swept the short two-game series with the win.

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Irigoyen has 4 hits, leads GCL Tigers East to 16-11 win over GCL Tigers West

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Carlos Irigoyen, Connor Perry, Frank Veliz and Yoandy Rea recorded three hits each, as GCL Tigers East beat the GCL Tigers West 16-11 on Saturday.

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Encarnacion's double leads DSL Mets1 over DSL Twins in 10 innings

, (AP) -- Bradly Encarnacion hit a two-run double in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the DSL Mets1 to a 4-0 win over the DSL Twins on Saturday.

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