• July 16, 2019

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Three area athletes earn all-state honors

Three Permian Basin athletes were recognized as all-state players as announced Wednesday by the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association.

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TRACK AND FIELD: Lujan qualifies for USATF National Junior Olympics

FORT WORTH Adrian Lujan is heading back to Odessa with some hardware.

6:38 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Krieger tabbed as next Permian head coach

The Permian girls basketball program will soon have a new leader.

4:45 pm | See more

TRACK AND FIELD: Scholarship winners pay it forward as Cepero Track Meet concludes

There was plenty of sunshine and smiles to go around on and off the track Saturday at the 15th annual Dr. Daniel Cepero Memorial Track Meet at Ratliff Stadium.

7:09 pm | See more

TRACK AND FIELD: Cepero meet offers events for all ages

After the start of the Dr. Daniel Cepero Memorial Track Meet was rained out last year, meet director Stella Neboh was thankful there was no repeat of that Friday at Ratliff Stadium.

11:09 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane second at 7-on-7 state tournament

COLLEGE STATION Crane wrapped up a strong run at the Texas State 7-on-7 Division IIIChampionships Friday at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

7:33 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area teams finish up Day 1 of state 7-on-7 tournament

COLLEGE STATION Four Permian Basin teams got off to strong starts Thursday at the Texas State 7-on-7 Division III Championships at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

9:12 pm | See more

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL: Floyd Gwin All-Stars celebrate District 3 title

The 8-10-year-old Floyd Gwin All-Stars already have one goal checked off the list, winning the title of Texas West District 3 Champions on June 20.

9:04 pm | See more

LOCAL: Permian basketball camp rescheduled

The Permian Boys and Girls Basketball Camp has been rescheduled for later in July due to construction work around the Permian Fieldhouse.

8:30 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Pools unveiled for 7on7 state tournament

COLLEGE STATION Three Permian Basin schools were among the 128 teams who found out their path to a 7on7 title Monday as part of the Texas 7on7 Championships that start Thursday at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

7:27 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL: Permian Basin athletes earn all-state honors

Several Permian Basin softball players earned all-state honors from the Texas Girls Coaches Association when the teams were released Monday.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Three area athletes earn all-state honors

Three Permian Basin athletes were recognized as all-state players as announced Wednesday by the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association.

7:27 pm | See more

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Red Raiders prepared for series against familiar opponent

LUBBOCK Call it the overall Big 12 Conference championship, only the stakes are considerably higher.

7:29 pm | See more

GOLF: Roman, Seybert relish rare playing opportunities

Permian girls golf coach Rodney Roman and Odessa High boys golf coach Albert Seybert both enjoy coaching the sport.

7:19 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Permian's Day selected to TGCA Legacy All-Star Team

Former Permian outfielder Rylee Day was selected as a Class 5A-6A Legacy All-Star by the Texas Girls Coaches Association. The full 20-member teams for both 5A-6A and 1A-4A were announced on Tuesday.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High's Pena makes more memories at Globe Life Park

Gibrian Pena’s most recent visit to Globe Life Park in Arlington was a bit more enjoyable than his previous one, but both were eminently memorable.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Six area players selected for GWTBCA All-Star Game

Six area high school baseball players were selected to take part in the Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game on June 15 at Lubbock-Cooper High School in Woodrow.

4:53 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Andrews' Prieto selected to THSBCA All-Star Game

Andrews third baseman Vito Prieto was selected to play in the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game.

3:17 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian's Braziel-Smith resigns from head coaching position

The most recent chapter for the Permian girls basketball program has come to an end.

7:06 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Chapa tabbed as new head coach at Odessa High

The Odessa High girls basketball team has a new leader.

7:03 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Van Horn punches ticket to 7-on-7 state tournament

WINK The Van Horn 7-on-7 football team sent its skill players east on Interstate 20 to a tournament at Wink High School and it proved to be the right decision as the Eagles qualified for the state tournament to be held June 27-28 in College Station.

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HIGH SCHOOL TRACK: Monahans' Santiago pushes past disability

Hope Santiago hasn’t let her disability get in the way of dominating the track and field world.

6:56 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Odessa High's playoff run ended by Southlake Carroll

ARLINGTON The Odessa High Bronchos saw their run in the Class 6A baseball playoffs come to an end Friday with a 6-0 loss to Southlake Carroll in a one-game regional semifinal playoff at Globe Life Park.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Andrews falls in series opener to Decatur

ABILENE The Andrews softball team could not overcome an early deficit, falling 7-0 to Decatur Thursday in Game 1 of the Class 4A Regional Final at Wells Field.

9:12 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High set to host camp

Odessa High will host its Bronchos Horse Power Football Camp for incoming 3rd through 8th graders May 28-30 at Coleman Field.

6:21 pm | See more

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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

Thursday 06/27/2019

TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win pitcher's duel in first game back from All-Star break NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE: Sockers FC earn point in draw with Fort Worth HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area teams finish up Day 1 of state 7-on-7 tournament LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL: Floyd Gwin All-Stars celebrate District 3 title LOCAL: Permian basketball camp rescheduled TRACK AND FIELD: Cepero Memorial track meet enters 15th year

Lawyer sentenced to 5 years for scamming Barkley, others

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A lawyer convicted of swindling NBA star Charles Barkley and using the name of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to bolster an investment scam was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday.

Updated: 6:02 pm | See more

Vikings backup RB Roc Thomas gets 3-game suspension

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Roc Thomas has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy and program on substances of abuse.

5:50 pm | See more

Disney, Sangmeister back on land after rescue in Transpac

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Roy Pat Disney was just getting out of his bunk at 2:30 a.m. Monday when he heard a distress call from another sailboat in the 50th Transpac Race from Los Angeles to Honolulu.

Updated: 6:02 pm | See more

Sloniger's homer leads Bluefield to 3-2 win over Princeton

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) -- Ryan Sloniger hit a two-run homer in the second inning, leading the Bluefield Blue Jays to a 3-2 win over the Princeton Rays in the first game of a doubleheader on Tuesday.

Updated: 5:32 pm | See more

Georgia leads growing SEC pack chasing powerhouse Alabama

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Kirby Smart talks about the Georgia taking "that next step." Quarterback Jake Fromm wants the Bulldogs "to get over the hump."

Updated: 5:32 pm | See more

China wins mixed team diving event, 8th in a row at worlds

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — China's golden run at the world swimming championships continued Tuesday when it won the mixed team event diving final.

Updated: 5:15 pm | See more

Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher embraces difficult schedule

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Texas A&M's schedule looks pretty brutal this season. Coach Jimbo Fisher can't wait to get it started.

Updated: 5:06 pm | See more

Lynx scoring leader Odyssey Sims appears on DWI charges

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Lynx scoring leader Odyssey Sims is due back in court in September on drunken driving charges.

Updated: 5:16 pm | See more

Big 12 Notebook: 'Horns down' on deck at Big 12 media days

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — So when is flashing "horns down" considered a penalty and should it always draw a flag?

Updated: 5:06 pm | See more

Texas says 10-win season not enough to be 'back' in Big 12

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tom Herman knows that Texas is probably a bit ahead of schedule after 10 wins in his second season that included making the Big 12 championship game and a Sugar Bowl victory.

Updated: 5:06 pm | See more

WNBA suspends Riquna Williams 10 games for domestic violence

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams was suspended without pay by the WNBA on Tuesday for 10 games — nearly a third of the season — for a domestic violence incident.

Updated: 5:05 pm | See more

Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers and All-Star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension.

4:38 pm | See more

Stackhouse adds pair of 6-10 forwards via transfer, signing

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Jerry Stackhouse has added a pair of 6-foot-10 forwards with Quentin Millora-Brown transferring from Rice and Oton Jankovic signing a national letter of intent.

Updated: 4:45 pm | See more

Pence activated from IL by Rangers, Calhoun back to minors

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have activated Hunter Pence from the injured list after he missed 23 games and his chance to start in the All-Star Game.

Updated: 4:45 pm | See more

UEFA fines Russia's Krasnodar over unqualified coach

MOSCOW (AP) — He's coached Russian club FC Krasnodar to Champions League qualifying for the first time. UEFA's reaction? Go away and study.

Updated: 4:45 pm | See more

Tacoma beats Las Vegas 2-0

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- Eric Young Jr. scored on a groundout in the eighth inning, leading the Tacoma Rainiers to a 2-0 win over the Las Vegas Aviators on Tuesday.

Updated: 4:45 pm | See more

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