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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area teams begin practicing with guidelines in place

The long-awaited first day of football practice finally came for all Class 1A-4A schools in the state on Monday.

8:08 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 30 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!

6:44 pm | See more

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Marcus Cannon opts out of 2020 season

BOSTON New England offensive lineman Marcus Cannon, a 2006 Odessa High graduate, is among six Patriots to opt out of playing this season because of health concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic.

7:58 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian searching for nondistrict opponents

Permian’s 2020 football schedule is currently undergoing some tweaks as the Panthers now are searching for two replacement nondistrict opponents.

6:24 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 28 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!

6:13 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 25 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!

7:02 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 24 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!

6:35 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Senior Series postponed

MIDLAND The Midland RockHounds have announced the postponement of the High School Senior Series due to concerns from COVID-19, the organization said in a press release Wednesday night.

10:51 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Coaches deal with UIL delay

Odessa High and Permian coaches are dealing with a sudden change of events following Tuesday’s announcement from the University Interscholastic League delaying the start of the fall athletic season for all Class 5A and 6A schools.

6:10 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 22 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!

6:02 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 20 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!

7:55 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 19 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!

6:10 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 16 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!

7:19 pm | See more

BASEBALL: RockHounds to host Senior Series

MIDLAND The Midland RockHounds announced Friday the team will host the High School Senior Series, a two-day event designed to give graduating high school players one more chance to take the diamond, July 24-25 at Momentum Bank Ballpark.

7:43 pm | See more

Parent-Child tournament forges ahead despite changes

Like just about everything else in today’s world, the Parent-Child Golf Tournament held at Ratliff Ranch Golf Links is going to look a little different from years past.

7:32 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: UIL declares remote students eligible for activities

AUSTIN The University Interscholastic League announced Friday that students participating in remote learning offered by their school district may participate in UIL activities if they meet all other eligibility requirements.

7:31 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 11 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!

7:20 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 10 memories

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6:47 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: UIL updates guidelines for summer workouts

The University Interscholastic League updated its guidelines regarding summer workouts in its latest update Wednesday.

7:52 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 9 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!

7:38 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: ECISD plans to sell general admission tickets for 2020 season

The Ector County Independent School District athletics department will be selling general admission tickets for the 2020 high school football season in an announcement made on social media Monday.

7:08 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 7 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!

7:02 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 6 memories

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8:22 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: July 2 memories

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Flames beat Jets 4-0 in Game 4, win qualifying round series

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Sean Monahan and Sam Bennett each scored a goal and an assist, and the Calgary Flames beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 in Game 4 on Thursday night to win their qualifying round series.

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Wild face Canucks in game 4 of Western Conference qualifying round

Vancouver Canucks (36-27-6, third in the Pacific Division during the regular season) vs. Minnesota Wild (35-27-7, sixth in the Central Division during the regular season)

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Columbus and Toronto meet in game 4 of Eastern Conference qualifying round

Toronto Maple Leafs (36-25-9, third in the Atlantic Division during the regular season) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (33-22-15, sixth in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season)

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Lyles expected to start as Rangers host the Angels

Los Angeles Angels (5-8, third in the AL West) vs. Texas Rangers (3-8, fifth in the AL West)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Greinke scheduled to start for Houston at Oakland

Houston Astros (6-6, second in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (9-4, first in the AL West)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Davies scheduled to start for San Diego against Arizona

Arizona Diamondbacks (5-8, fifth in the NL West) vs. San Diego Padres (7-6, third in the NL West)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Wright expected to start for Braves at Phillies

Atlanta Braves (9-5, second in the NL East) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (3-4, fourth in the NL East)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Boyd expected to start for Detroit at Pittsburgh

Detroit Tigers (5-5, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (3-10, fifth in the AL Central)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Lester expected to start for Cubs at Cardinals

Chicago Cubs (10-3, first in the NL Central) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (2-3, third in the NL Central)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Roark, Blue Jays to face Weber, Red Sox

Toronto Blue Jays (4-6, fourth in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (4-8, fifth in the AL East)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Snell expected to start as Rays host the Yankees

New York Yankees (9-3, first in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (5-7, third in the AL East)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Alcantara scheduled to start for Miami against New York

Miami Marlins (6-1, first in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (5-8, fifth in the NL East)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Cease expected to start for Chicago against Cleveland

Cleveland Indians (8-6, second in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (7-6, third in the AL Central)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Washington takes on New Orleans on 4-game losing streak

Washington Wizards (24-44, ninth in the Eastern Conference) vs. New Orleans Pelicans (29-39, 13th in the Western Conference)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Top scorers face off in Dallas-Milwaukee matchup

Milwaukee Bucks (55-14, first in the Eastern Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (41-30, seventh in the Western Conference)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Davis and the Lakers take on the Pacers

Los Angeles Lakers (51-17, first in the Western Conference) vs. Indiana Pacers (42-27, fifth in the Eastern Conference)

Updated: 2:46 am | See more

Thursday 08/06/2020

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Compass Academy prepares for first varsity season LOOKING BACK: Aug. 7 memories

Wednesday 08/05/2020

COLLEGE SPORTS: NCAA cancels Division II and Division III fall championships COLLEGE TENNIS: UTPB hires Anderson to lead program LOOKING BACK: August 6 Memories

Tuesday 08/04/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB signs Division I transfer

Monday 08/03/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area teams begin practicing with guidelines in place JUNIOR GOLF: Seybert, Crow earn NTPGA area titles LOOKING BACK: August 4 Memories

Sunday 08/02/2020

LOOKING BACK: August 3 memories

Saturday 08/01/2020

LOOKING BACK: August 2 memories

Friday 07/31/2020

LOOKING BACK: August 1 Memories

Thursday 07/30/2020

LOOKING BACK: July 31 Memories

Wednesday 07/29/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB adds Croatian national team player LOOKING BACK: July 30 memories

Tuesday 07/28/2020

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB adds quartet of players NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Marcus Cannon opts out of 2020 season LOOKING BACK: July 29 Memories

Monday 07/27/2020

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB adds No. 1 JUCO guard NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes' season-opener delayed HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian searching for nondistrict opponents LOOKING BACK: July 28 memories

Sunday 07/26/2020

GOLF: Beaty saves best for last to capture city championship LOOKING BACK: July 27 Memories

Saturday 07/25/2020

GOLF: Rogers adapts game to overcome injury COLLEGE SPORTS: ASC postpones fall sports until Spring 2021 LOOKING BACK: July 26 Memories

Friday 07/24/2020

GOLF: Cruz leads after opening round of City Championships COLLEGE SPORTS: Lone Star Conference delays start of fall sports LOOKING BACK: July 25 memories

Thursday 07/23/2020

GOLF: Beaty and Cruz preparing for City Championship LOOKING BACK: July 24 memories

Wednesday 07/22/2020

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Senior Series postponed NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes hire Skidmore as assistant coach LOOKING BACK: July 23 Memories

Tuesday 07/21/2020

COLLEGE SWIMMING: Graham named new coach at UTPB NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes fill roster HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Coaches deal with UIL delay LOOKING BACK: July 22 memories

Monday 07/20/2020

GOLF: Pittman earns West Texas Amateur title LOOKING BACK: July 21 Memories

Sunday 07/19/2020

LOOKING BACK: July 20 memories

Saturday 07/18/2020

GOLF: Pittman leads West Texas Amateur LOOKING BACK: July 19 memories

Friday 07/17/2020

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Bedell finds right opportunity with Odessa College SOFTBALL: Odessa Softball Association leagues resume play after delay LOOKING BACK: July 18 Memories

Thursday 07/16/2020

LOOKING BACK: July 17 memories WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College hires Bedell as new head coach

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