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LOOKING BACK: July 4 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

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Friday 07/03/2020

LOOKING BACK: July 4 memories

Thursday 07/02/2020

PERMIAN BASIN PROFILE: Odessa's McGaha ready to return to NHRA competition LOOKING BACK: July 3 Memories

Wednesday 07/01/2020

RECREATION: Disc golf provides additional outlet for outdoor activity LOOKING BACK: July 2 memories

Tuesday 06/30/2020

GOLF: Campbell tests positive MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds' 2020 season officially canceled LOOKING BACK: July 1 memories

Monday 06/29/2020

FITNESS: Resistance bands provide alternate way to stay in shape LOOKING BACK: June 30 memories

Sunday 06/28/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 29 Memories

Saturday 06/27/2020

PERMIAN BASIN PROFILE: Local football official diagnosed with rare brain disorder LOOKING BACK: June 28 memories

Friday 06/26/2020

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Odessa College makes tough decision to shelve program HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian's Thomas earns award from alma mater LOOKING BACK: June 27 memories

Thursday 06/25/2020

GOLF: Seybert stays cool to S.A. Smith West Texas Junior title WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College furloughs program for 2020-21 season LOOKING BACK: June 26 Memories

Wednesday 06/24/2020

GOLF: Rodriguez stays steady to take lead at S.A. Smith Junior Invitational LOOKING BACK: June 25 memories COLLEGE SPORTS: UTPB honors Scholar Athletes of the Year

Tuesday 06/23/2020

GOLF: Junior golfers set for S.A. Smith Invitational LOOKING BACK: June 24 Memories COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB season opener against Wayland Baptist canceled

Monday 06/22/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 23 Memories

Sunday 06/21/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 22 Memories

Saturday 06/20/2020

DRAG RACING: Singleton's run highlights first night of Funny Car Chaos LOOKING BACK: June 21 memories

Friday 06/19/2020

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: OHS remains cautious after COVID-19 result LOOKING BACK: June 20 memories

Thursday 06/18/2020

AUTO RACING: Funny Car Chaos Series set to take place BASEBALL: Little league teams return to action LOOKING BACK: June 19 memories LOOKING BACK: June 18 memories

Tuesday 06/16/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 17 memories

Monday 06/15/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 16 memories

Sunday 06/14/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 15 memories

Saturday 06/13/2020

GOLF: Hendrix-Prucka hold on for Quarter Century crown GOLF: Jones, Morgan keep streaks alive at Quarter Century Partnership LOOKING BACK: June 14

Friday 06/12/2020

GOLF: Prucka and Hendrix lead Quarter Century Partnership after two rounds LOOK BACK: June 13 memories

Thursday 06/11/2020

GOLF: Bedard, Edwards back together for Quarter Century Partnership LOOKING BACK: June 12 Memories

Wednesday 06/10/2020

COLLEGE SPORTS: UTPB athletics to play reduced schedules in 2020-21 GOLF: Quarter Century Partnership tees off Thursday as scheduled LOOKING BACK: June 11 Memories

Tuesday 06/09/2020

INDOOR FOOTBALL: Warbirds' inaugural season canceled due to effects of pandemic

Tatis Jr. wears mask during workout; Pham tests positive

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Prized shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. wore a facemask throughout the reboot of spring training Friday for the San Diego Padres, who reported that outfielder Tommy Pham tested positive for COVID-19 and is asymptomatic.

Updated: 11:16 pm | See more

AP Source: NFL to discuss union's desire to cancel preseason

The NFL plans to consider the NFL Players Association’s recommendation to cancel the preseason though it prefers to cut the schedule in half, a person familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press on Friday night.

10:17 pm | See more

K-State players end threat of boycott over Floyd tweet

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State football players have called off a threatened boycott in response to an insensitive tweet by a student about the death of George Floyd.

Updated: 9:47 pm | See more

Austin Peay coach quits unexpectedly after 1 year on job

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Austin Peay coach Mark Hudspeth has resigned after one season on the job that included him taking the Governors to a program-record 11 wins and a trip to the FCS quarterfinals.

Updated: 9:47 pm | See more

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

CLEVELAND (AP) — They've been known as the Cleveland Indians since 1915. Those days could be over.

Updated: 8:46 pm | See more

Safe at home: Mets keep distance on 1st day of Citi camp

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom spent the past two seasons separating himself from almost everyone out there.

Updated: 8:15 pm | See more

Back on the bump: New dad Cole sets sights on Yankees title

NEW YORK (AP) — Getting ready for a high-profile New York Yankees debut at World Series champion Washington on July 23, Gerrit Cole explained his mindset.

Updated: 7:45 pm | See more

The Latest: Pacers' Oladipo to sit out restart of season

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

Updated: 8:00 pm | See more

Defending champion Nats return healthy, careful on protocols

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dave Martinez's mantra of going 1-0 every day followed the Washington Nationals to their first World Series title.

7:08 pm | See more

Cubs, Ross get back to work as workouts resume in baseball

CHICAGO (AP) — To new manager David Ross, Wrigley Field looked as good as ever.

6:41 pm | See more

Column: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Now that Washington’s NFL team has taken a long-overdue step toward changing its name, it’s time to start lining up some possible replacements.

Updated: 6:45 pm | See more

Power's play puts Penske back in front for Indianapolis GP

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power brought back normalcy to Indianapolis on Friday.

6:22 pm | See more

Trout uncertain, All-Star Game off as MLB gets back on field

His N-95 mask squarely in place, Mike Trout stroked line drives, streaked around the bases and caught flyballs at Angel Stadium. The sport’s biggest star then let something drop — he’s not “comfortable” in this COVID-19 environment and isn’t sure he’ll play this season.

Updated: 6:30 pm | See more

Chris Kirk, Webb Simpson share Rocket Mortgage Classic lead

DETROIT (AP) — Webb Simpson and Bryson DeChambeau were expected to be contenders at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, taking advantage of a relatively weak field and course by PGA Tour standards.

Updated: 6:30 pm | See more

Who are those masked men? Dodgers resume camp with new rules

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw arrived in Los Angeles for the restart of spring training with the Dodgers and was struck by the sight of people wearing masks while walking their dogs.

5:58 pm | See more

MATCHDAY: Buffon could break Serie A appearance record

A look at what’s happening around European soccer on Saturday:

Updated: 6:30 pm | See more

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