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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

Cabrera, Guzman lift DSL Reds over DSL D-backs1 10-1

, (AP) -- Luis Cabrera tripled and doubled, driving in three runs and scoring a pair as the DSL Reds topped the DSL D-backs1 10-1 on Saturday. With the victory, the DSL Reds swept the short two-game series.

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Liverpool wins again despite Adrian mistake; Pukki hat trick

An embarrassing mistake by goalkeeper Adrian failed to stop Liverpool racking up a second straight win to open the Premier League, and Norwich hat-trick star Teemu Pukki enhanced his reputation as a potential sensation of the new English season.

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AP source: QB Josh McCown joins Eagles, ends retirement

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press the Philadelphia Eagles have signed 40-year-old quarterback Josh McCown. He is coming out of retirement to join his ninth team and play his 17th season.

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Dortmund starts Bundesliga campaign with 5-1 win v Augsburg

BERLIN (AP) — Paco Alcacer scored twice as 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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Newgarden gets Pocono pole after rain wipes out qualifying

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — IndyCar points leader Josef Newgarden will start on the pole at Pocono Raceway after rain washed out qualifying on Saturday.

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Italian cycling great Felice Gimondi dies at age 76

ROME (AP) — Felice Gimondi, one of only seven cyclists to have won all three Grand Tours, has died. He was 76.

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Smith returns after retiring hurt, out for 92

LONDON (AP) — Australia batsman Steve Smith retired hurt for 40 minutes in the second Ashes test at Lord's after being struck on an unprotected part of his neck by Jofra Archer during a hostile spell of bowling by the England paceman.

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Man charged in stadium bomb threat amid Muslim dispute

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A man has been charged in connection with an online bomb threat at a Connecticut minor league baseball stadium amid a dispute between the team's owner and a Muslim civil rights group.

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Aubameyang scores another winner, Arsenal beats Burnley 2-1

LONDON (AP) — Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a winning goal for the second straight weekend as Arsenal beat Burnley 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday.

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Australia beats Canada 81-73 in second pre-World Cup game

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Australia turned the tables on Canada in the final quarter on Saturday for an 81-73 win in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game.

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Zimbabwe commission asks FIFA to fire soccer bosses

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's government-run sports commission said it has asked FIFA to remove officials in charge of the country's soccer federation from office and appoint a temporary committee.

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Bicyclists set to race up the highest peak in the Northeast

PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — Hundreds of bicyclists are set to take part in a grueling race up the highest peak in the northeastern United States.

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LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits skid

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Walton's World: Big Bill brings unique musings to baseball

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Basketball Hall of Famer Bill Walton brought his unique commentary and musings to the baseball booth Friday night. After nine innings, it was evident Chicago White Sox broadcasts might never be the same again.

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High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon

TOKYO (AP) — High levels of bacteria forced the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics to be canceled on Saturday.

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