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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Balmorhea defeats Richland Springs to clinch first state title

SAN ANGELO The Balmorhea football team had to wait an extra 20 days for another chance to play for its first state title. Despite the auspicious start, it proved to be worth the wait.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High ramps up offense in victory over Permian

The Permian softball team manufactured a pair of runs in the first inning, serving notice that it was ready to play.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Panthers complete series sweep of Bobcats

The Permian baseball team completed a season sweep of San Angelo Central by starting quickly en route to a 9-5 victory in District 2-6A play Saturday at McCanlies Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High has winning streak snapped by Abilene High

ABILENE The Odessa High baseball team saw its winning streak end despite a late rally as the Bronchos fell 7-6 to Abilene High in District 2-6A play Saturday at Blackburn Field. 

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High holds off late rally from San Angelo Central

The Odessa High softball team returned to play and earned a key District 2-6A win by holding off San Angelo Central 3-2 Friday at the Ratliff Softball Complex.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Offensive surge lifts Permian to road victory

SAN ANGELO The Permian baseball team maintained its hold of the District 2-6A lead with another run-rule victory as the Panthers defeated San Angelo Central 13-3 in five innings Friday at Donsky Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bronchos extend winning streak in victory over Eagles

The Odessa High baseball team extended its winning streak to four games by getting off to a fast start offensively en route to a 10-2 victory over Abilene High in District 2-6A play Friday at Pressly Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: State championship berths on the line for gymnasts

Permian girls gymnastics coach Casey Werner came away with a high level of confidence as the compulsory round of the Region III Gymnastics Championship concluded Friday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Regional championships on tap for OHS, Permian

Every year, gymnastics teams across the state circle the date for their regional championships.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Lady Cougars walk away with district crown

BIG SPRING The Odessa Compass Academy girls golf team finished first at the District 5-3A Tournament on Wednesday at the Comanche Trail Golf Course in Big Spring.

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HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Cougars moving on to regional tournament

BIG SPRING The Coahoma and Odessa Compass Academy boys golf teams earned spots in the Region I-3A Tournament after placing first and second at the District 5-3A Tournament on Wednesday in Big Spring.

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HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Four ECISD athletes honored on All-District team

Track and field athletes from both Odessa High and Permian were named to the All-District 2-6A team this week following performances at the District 2-6A Meet Wednesday and Thursday in San Angelo.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Three Bronchos, two Panthers among first team all-district selections

Three Odessa High boys soccer players and two Permian players earned first-team honors as part of the District 2-6A All-District team.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Sosa, Munoz among five Permian superlatives on all-district team

The Permian girls soccer team had a strong presence on the District 2-6A All-District team released this week.

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HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Permian's Howard, Odessa High's Lujan among top ECISD finishers at District 2-6A meet

SAN ANGELO Permian’s Raeley Howard won gold medals in the 800 and 1,600-meter races and Odessa High’s Adrian Lujan won gold and silver medals in the 1,600 and 3,200-meters, respectively, to be among the top Ector County ISD runners at the District 2-6A meet that concluded…

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Guerrero's walk-off single lifts Bronchos past Bulldogs

The Odessa High baseball team completed a series sweep in dramatic fashion by defeating Midland High 2-1 in eight innings in District 2-6A play at Pressly Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Seven-run third inning lifts Panthers past Eagles

The Permian baseball team completed its third series sweep of the season by defeating Abilene High 12-3 in District 2-6A play Thursday at McCanlies Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High falls to Midland High in 12-inning battle

MIDLAND The Odessa High softball team saw its five-game winning streak come to an end in a 3-2 loss to Midland High in 12 innings in District 2-6A play Thursday at the Audrey Gill Sports Complex.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Abilene High holds off late rally from Permian

A late rally was not enough for the Permian softball team as it fell 10-7 to Abilene High in a District 2-6A game Thursday at the Ratliff Softball Complex.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Lady Panthers earn first District 2-6A victory

The Permian softball team won its first District 2-6A game of the season by getting off to a good start and eventually pulling away for a 6-3 victory over Midland Lee on Tuesday at the Ratliff Softball Complex.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Rodriguez's go-ahead hit lifts Bronchos past Bulldogs

MIDLAND Isaiah Rodriguez’s go-ahead RBI single in the ninth inning proved to be the difference for the Odessa High baseball team as the Bronchos defeated Midland High 2-1 in District 2-6A play Tuesday at Zachery Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Permian knocks off Abilene High for seventh straight win

ABILENE The Permian baseball team kept its winning ways going in District 2-6A play thanks to a 4-1 victory over Abilene High on Tuesday at Blackburn Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for March 30

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HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Permian's Williams qualifies for regional tournament

ABILENE Permian’s Chase Williams earned a qualifying spot in the Region I-6A Tournament after shooting a two-day total of 153 (78-75) at the District 2-6A Tournament that concluded Tuesday at Diamondback Golf Club. Williams finished tied for seventh overall with Midland L…

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lady Panthers fall to Southlake Carroll

ABILENE The Permian girls soccer team saw its season come to an end as the Lady Panthers fell in a 5-0 defeat to Southlake Carroll in a Class 6A area round game Tuesday at Shotwell Stadium.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marcus Morris Sr. scored a season-high 33 points, Paul George added 32 and the Los Angeles Clippers capped a nine-game homestand with a 131-124 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night.

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Prime minister leads celebrations of Matsuyama's Masters win

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Adebayo has 22 points, Heat down Blazers 107-98

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Bam Adebayo scored 22 points and Jimmy Butler added 20 to lead the Miami Heat to a 107—98 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night.

11:26 pm | See more

Knicks recover after blown lead to beat Raptors 102-96

NEW YORK (AP) — Julius Randle scored 26 points and the New York Knicks recovered after blowing an 18-point lead to beat the Toronto Raptors 102-96 on Sunday night.

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Johansen's shootout goal leads Predators over Stars 3-2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Johansen was the lone scorer in the shootout, leading the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Sunday night.

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"Super Fan" prepares for Tokyo Olympics without foreign fans

TOKYO (AP) — Kyoko Ishikawa was a back-packing Japanese student in Barcelona in 1992 when she says a “miracle happened.” She managed to buy a ticket to the opening ceremony of Spain's historic Olympics.

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Pacers hang on to beat Grizzlies behind LeVert, Brogdon

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Caris LeVert scored 34 points, Malcolm Brogdon and Domantas Sabonis fell just short of triple-doubles and the Indiana Pacers held on for a 132-125 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday night.

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Towns, Russell push Wolves to 121-117 win against Bulls

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and 12 rebounds, D’Angelo Russell scored 27 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Chicago Bulls 121-117 on Sunday night.

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Gregorius powers Phillies to narrow win over Braves

ATLANTA (AP) — Didi Gregorius hit a three-run homer in Philadelphia's four-run fourth inning and had the go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth to help the Phillies snap the Atlanta Braves’ four-game winning streak with a 7-6 victory Sunday night.

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DeRozan ends Spurs' skid with late shot to beat Mavs 119-117

DALLAS (AP) — DeMar DeRozan hit the tiebreaking jumper with 0.5 seconds left, giving him 27 of his 33 points in the second half and lifting the San Antonio Spurs to a 119-117 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.

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Ryan Pulock scores in OT, Islanders beat Rangers 3-2

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Pulock scored 1:13 into overtime and the New York Islanders beat the Rangers 3-2 on Sunday night.

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Capitals trade D Siegenthaler to Devils for 3rd-round pick

The New Jersey Devils acquired defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler from the Washington Capitals on Sunday for a 2021 third-round pick.

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Blue Jackets trade Foligno to Maple Leafs in 3-team deal

Nick Foligno's time in Columbus is over, with the Blue Jackets trading their longtime captain to the Toronto Maple Leafs to chase the Stanley Cup.

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Rahm closes with a 66, ends memorable Masters week

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Jon Rahm had a great week before even getting to the Masters.

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Sceviour scores twice after being waived, Penguins win

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Colton Sceviour scored two, quick goals just hours after coming off waivers and the streaking Pittsburgh Penguins rolled to a 5-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday night.

Updated: 10:16 pm | See more

Caps roll 8-1 in Chara's 1st game in front of Bruins fans

BOSTON (AP) — T.J. Oshie scored one of his two goals in Washington's three-goal first-period and former Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara played his first game in front of Boston’s fans in the Capitals’ 8-1 victory Sunday night.

Updated: 10:02 pm | See more

Sunday 04/11/2021

COLLEGE SOFTBALL: UTPB finishes weekend with split at St. Edward's COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers earn at-large selection to NJCAA Tournament COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB unveils 2021 fall schedule

Saturday 04/10/2021

HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Regalado paces Bronchos to state meet HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High ramps up offense in victory over Permian HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Panthers complete series sweep of Bobcats HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High has winning streak snapped by Abilene High COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Wranglers complete four-game sweep over Western Texas College COLLEGE BASEBALL: Odessa College swept by Midland College

Friday 04/09/2021

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High holds off late rally from San Angelo Central HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Offensive surge lifts Permian to road victory COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Odessa College sweeps Western Texas College HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bronchos extend winning streak in victory over Eagles COLLEGE BASEBALL: Wranglers swept by rival Chaparrals HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: State championship berths on the line for gymnasts COLLEGE SWIMMING AND DIVING: Martin leads group of eight Falcons all-conference honorees NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Jacobs returns to Sockers FC as head coach

Thursday 04/08/2021

HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Regional championships on tap for OHS, Permian GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Lady Cougars walk away with district crown HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Cougars moving on to regional tournament COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB quartet honored by conference

Wednesday 04/07/2021

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB trio garners conference honors NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes look to capitalize off shootout win

Tuesday 04/06/2021

COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB erases three-goal deficit in overtime victory over Lubbock Christian COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College falls in overtime to Western Texas College COLLEGE BASEBALL: Wranglers fall in high-scoring battle HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Four ECISD athletes honored on All-District team COLLEGE GOLF: Falcons finish second at Mustang Intercollegiate

Monday 04/05/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers ready to begin postseason run COLLEGE BASEBALL: Former Odessa College standout Melendez earns Big 12 honor with Texas COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Odessa College earns No. 2 seed to NJCAA Tournament COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Falcons make their pitch for the playoffs

Sunday 04/04/2021

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Skidmore coming into his own as Jackalopes assistant coach

Saturday 04/03/2021

HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Three Bronchos, two Panthers among first team all-district selections GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Sosa, Munoz among five Permian superlatives on all-district team WOMEN'S COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB sees season end in loss to St. Edward's COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers' path set for WJCAC Tournament

Friday 04/02/2021

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes shut out by Warriors HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Permian's Howard, Odessa High's Lujan among top ECISD finishers at District 2-6A meet HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Guerrero's walk-off single lifts Bronchos past Bulldogs HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Seven-run third inning lifts Panthers past Eagles HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High falls to Midland High in 12-inning battle HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Abilene High holds off late rally from Permian

Thursday 04/01/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers defeat top-ranked South Plains College

Tuesday 03/30/2021

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Lady Panthers earn first District 2-6A victory HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Rodriguez's go-ahead hit lifts Bronchos past Bulldogs HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Permian knocks off Abilene High for seventh straight win HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for March 30 COLLEGE SOCCER: Falcons fall to Midwestern State in home finale

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