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ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Rumbleweeds' season ends in loss

The West Texas Rumbleweeds’ inaugural season came to an end with a 7-6 loss to the Falls Town Flyers FC, Saturday at Ector County Coliseum.

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Saturday 07/20/2019

ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Rumbleweeds' season ends in loss GOLF: Kirk using weekend at West Texas Amateur as valuable learning tool

Friday 07/19/2019

GOLF: Odessa College teammates push each other on first day of West Texas Amateur ARENA PRO SOCCER LEAGUE: Rumbleweeds get set to host first playoff game

Thursday 07/18/2019

GOLF: Deep field gets set to tee off at West Texas Amateur COLLEGE: UTPB Men's Tennis earns academic honor

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

Fletcher, Trout lead Angels past Mariners 6-2

SEATTLE (AP) — Mariners manager Scott Servais calls it a "high sky," that time of night when the baseball tends to disappear somewhere between the ballpark lights and a starless sky.

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Newgarden dominates in IndyCar victory in Iowa

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — IndyCar point leader Josef Newgarden led 245 laps of 300 laps and won the weather-delayed race early Sunday at the Iowa Speedway, his fourth victory of the season.

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Urrutia, Perez lift Saltillo over Aguascalientes 8-4

AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico (AP) -- Henry Urrutia homered and singled, driving home three runs and scoring a couple as the Saraperos de Saltillo defeated the Rieleros de Aguascalientes 8-4 in the second game of a doubleheader on Saturday.

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Rodriguez's sac fly leads Dos Laredos to 5-4 win over Tijuana

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- Josh Rodriguez hit a sacrifice fly in the seventh inning, driving in Juan Martinez with the go-ahead run, as the Tecolotes de los Dos Laredos beat the Toros de Tijuana 5-4 on Saturday.

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Beaty's 3-run HR helps Dodgers recover to beat Marlins 10-6

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Beaty keeps making it difficult for the Los Angeles Dodgers to send him down to Triple-A again.

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ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN is reminding employees of the network's policy to avoid talking about politics after radio talk show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and his recent racist comments and ESPN itself on the air this week.

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Manny Pacquiao beats Keith Thurman by split decision

LAS VEGAS (AP) — From his first-round knockdown punches to his tenacious 12th-round finish, Manny Pacquiao gave yet another one-sided thrashing to Father Time.

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Fisher, Curlis pitch Dayton to 1-0 win over Kane County

GENEVA, Ill. (AP) -- Andy Fisher didn't allow a hit in five innings, and Connor Curlis was also effective on the mound, as the Dayton Dragons shut down the Kane County Cougars in a 1-0 win on Saturday.

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Rivera's single leads Laguna over Durango in 9 innings

DURANGO, Mexico (AP) -- Missael Rivera hit an RBI single in the top of the ninth inning to lead the Algodoneros Union Laguna to a 9-8 win over the Generales de Durango in the second game of a doubleheader on Saturday.

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Downs hits grand slam, leads Rancho Cuca. over Stockton

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) -- Jeter Downs hit a grand slam in the second inning, leading the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes to a 9-1 win over the Stockton Ports on Saturday.

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Hernandez's single leads Fresno to 3-2 win over Reno

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Yadiel Hernandez hit a run-scoring single in the third inning, leading the Fresno Grizzlies to a 3-2 win over the Reno Aces on Saturday.

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Gerber leads Sacramento to 8-4 win over Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- Mike Gerber hit a two-run home run and had two hits as the Sacramento River Cats defeated the Tacoma Rainiers 8-4 on Saturday.

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Pomares' home run leads AZL Giants Black over AZL Cubs 1 in 10 innings

MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Jairo Pomares hit a three-run home run in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the AZL Giants Black to a 12-9 win over the AZL Cubs 1 on Sunday.

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Guerrero hits 1st slam, Blue Jays rally past Tigers 7-5

DETROIT (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his first career grand slam, a 441-foot drive toward the bushes at Comerica Park that helped the Toronto Blue Jays rally for a 7-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.

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Schwecke's double leads Vancouver to 5-2 win over Tri-City

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Trevor Schwecke hit a two-run double in the fifth inning, leading the Vancouver Canadians to a 5-2 win over the Tri-City Dust Devils on Saturday.

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Huma's double leads AZL Cubs 2 to 7-6 win over AZL Athletics Gold

MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Josue Huma hit a run-scoring double in the ninth inning, leading the AZL Cubs 2 to a 7-6 win over the AZL Athletics Gold on Sunday.

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