• June 1, 2020

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Olivas balances out schoolwork, athletics

Expression is one of the driving forces for Dalila Olivas. It takes on a variety of forms from her school work to her work on the pitch.

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LOOKING BACK: May 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!

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Roberts finishes high school with milestone year

When Carson Roberts found out about his high school grade point average, he was pleasantly surprised.

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LOOKING BACK: May 29 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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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Lopez's work and patience pay off

A typical day for Permian’s Analise Lopez usually began like this during the fall:

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Alpine's Watley shines on and off the field

Alpine’s April Watley is used to being in the spotlight.

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Dominguez navigates through obstacles

Alpine’s Jacob Dominguez has found a way to get past any obstacle in his path.

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LOOKING BACK: May 27 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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SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: McCamey's Harrold puts in the work to succeed

Whatever task has been set before her, McCamey’s Alissa Harrold has shown herself willing to put in the time and effort to be successful.

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LOOKING BACK: May 26 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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SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Navarrette hopes to return to athletics as a coach

Bud Navarrette’s athletic career has come to an end.

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LOOKING BACK: May 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!

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Noyola maintains high level in academics, athletics

For Monahans’ Taegan Noyola, being able to do multiple sports while maintaining a steady GPA have been one of her crowning achievements from the last four years in high school.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Camacho signs to play at UTPB

Sierra Camacho didn’t imagine that she would be staying this close to home to go to school.

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LOOKING BACK: May 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!

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Seminole's Stokes makes impact on field, in classroom

Dylan Stokes has made an impact on whatever he sets his mind to over the course of his time at Seminole. That includes being an integral part of the Indians football and baseball teams along with his hard work in the classroom.

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Seminole's Carter balances plenty of demands on time

The last couple of years have been a balancing act for Seminole senior Madison Carter.

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COLLEGE SIGNINGS: Permian pair Sullivan, Bedrick to continue baseball careers at Hardin-Simmons

Permian catcher Taylor Sullivan and infielder Caden Bedrick have played baseball together since they were 9 years old.

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Greenwood’s Huber driven to succeed on and off the court

Mattie Huber’s favorite sport depends on which one she’s playing at the moment.

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Mayfield focused on the task at hand

It took a little extra effort, but Andrews’ Alivia Mayfield was able to live up to her obligation in the classroom and the athletic arena.

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LOOKING BACK: May 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!

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Corralez surprised by scholar honor

When Jonathan Corralez learned about being the top male scholar athlete from Van Horn, he was caught completely off guard.

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LOOKING BACK: May 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!

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SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Van Horn's Corralez makes most of chances to succeed

Annika Corralez’s endless list of academic and athletic achievements haven’t gone unnoticed and the Van Horn senior can smile knowing that she’s managed to leave a mark.

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Sunday 05/31/2020

LOOKING BACK: June 1 Memories

Saturday 05/30/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Sanchez-Juarez kept focus on school first LOOKING BACK: May 31 Memories

Friday 05/29/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Olivas balances out schoolwork, athletics LOOKING BACK: May 30 memories

Thursday 05/28/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Roberts finishes high school with milestone year LOOKING BACK: May 29 memories

Wednesday 05/27/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Lopez's work and patience pay off LOOKING BACK: May 28 Memories

Tuesday 05/26/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Alpine's Watley shines on and off the field SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Dominguez navigates through obstacles LOOKING BACK: May 27 memories

Monday 05/25/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: McCamey's Harrold puts in the work to succeed LOOKING BACK: May 26 memories

Sunday 05/24/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Navarrette hopes to return to athletics as a coach LOOKING BACK: May 25 memories

Saturday 05/23/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Noyola maintains high level in academics, athletics HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Camacho signs to play at UTPB LOOKING BACK: May 24 memories RODEO: West of the Pecos Rodeo postponed

Friday 05/22/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Seminole's Stokes makes impact on field, in classroom LOOKING BACK: May 23 Memories

Thursday 05/21/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Seminole's Carter balances plenty of demands on time COLLEGE SIGNINGS: Permian pair Sullivan, Bedrick to continue baseball careers at Hardin-Simmons LOOKING BACK: May 22 Memories

Wednesday 05/20/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Greenwood’s Huber driven to succeed on and off the court LOOKING BACK: May 21 Memories

Tuesday 05/19/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Mayfield focused on the task at hand LOOKING BACK: May 20 memories

Monday 05/18/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Corralez surprised by scholar honor LOOKING BACK: May 19 memories

Sunday 05/17/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Van Horn's Corralez makes most of chances to succeed LOOKING BACK: May 18 Memories

Saturday 05/16/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE PRESENTED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Iraan's Kent has plenty of success balancing full plate RUNNING: Annual Root Beer Run goes virtual during pandemic LOOKING BACK: May 17 Memories

Friday 05/15/2020

HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Six OHS players sign to play at UTPB SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Iraan's McGhee racing full speed toward goals LOOKING BACK: May 16 memories

Thursday 05/14/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Gray continues to plan ahead COLLEGE SPORTS: Odessa College coaches being cautious with return to recruiting LOOKING BACK: May 15 memories

Wednesday 05/13/2020

LOOKING BACK: May 14 memories SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Wink's multi-faceted Smith seemingly never slows down

Tuesday 05/12/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE SPONSORED BY ODESSA COLLEGE: Hung caps unforgettable year LOOKING BACK: May 13 Memories

Monday 05/11/2020

SCHOLAR ATHLETE: Terry manages tough schedule to become Pecos' female scholar athlete LOOKING BACK: May 12 memories

Sunday 05/10/2020

LOOKING BACK: May 11 memories

AP source: MLB players offer 114-game season, no more $ cuts

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball players ignored claims by clubs that they need to take additional pay cuts, instead proposing they receive a far higher percentage of salaries and a commit to a longer schedule as part of a counteroffer to start the coronavirus-delaye…

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Michael Jordan: "Truly pained and plain angry”

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan is “deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry.”

Updated: 11:15 pm | See more

Sunwolves out of Super Rugby after time runs out in pandemic

SYDNEY (AP) — Time has run out for the Tokyo-based Sunwolves to join a Super Rugby competition that has been revamped because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Updated: 11:15 pm | See more

Former Fresno State baseball coach Bob Bennett dies at 86

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Bob Bennett, the winningest baseball coach in Fresno State history and a member of the College Baseball Hall of Fame, has died. He was 86.

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MLS players agree to salary cuts, possible tournament

The Major League Soccer Players Association voted to approve economic concessions for this season, including across-the-board salary cuts, while also agreeing to play in a proposed summer tournament in Orlando, Florida.

Updated: 9:15 pm | See more

In staff memo, NBA's Adam Silver addresses racial tensions

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to the league’s staffers Sunday night to address the latest racial tensions in the country, sparked most recently by the death last week of a black man who was in handcuffs when a Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into hi…

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Jon Jones tweets he's giving up UFC title in pay dispute

Jon “Bones” Jones tweeted Sunday that he’s giving up his UFC title in a pay dispute.

Updated: 8:15 pm | See more

Curtis Cooke, Hall of Fame welterweight champion, dies at 82

DALLAS (AP) — Curtis Cokes, the Hall of Fame welterweight who became Dallas’ first world champion in 1966, has died. He was 82.

Updated: 8:02 pm | See more

Another win falls into Keselowski's lap in final moments

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Brad Keselowski has a new crew and is fighting for a new contract at Team Penske. His confidence is still intact and he's convinced he can compete for a championship this year.

Updated: 8:02 pm | See more

Mets' Alonso: 'I will not remain silent' on racial injustice

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

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Liga to resume with Real Madrid playing at training center

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league is resuming in less than two weeks with Real Madrid playing its games at the club's training center.

Updated: 5:45 pm | See more

Vanderbilt defensive analyst Osia Lewis, 57, dies of cancer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt senior defensive analyst Osia Lewis died Sunday following a lengthy battle with cancer, the school announced. He was 57.

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College Football Hall of Fame damaged in Atlanta protests

ATLANTA (AP) — The College Football Hall of Fame is boarded up and assessing damage from a destructive night of protests in downtown Atlanta.

Updated: 4:30 pm | See more

Young players call for 'Justice for George Floyd' in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Four young soccer players in Germany’s Bundesliga addressed the death of George Floyd in the United States with protests against police brutality and calls for justice over the weekend.

Updated: 4:15 pm | See more

Valencia 'surprised' at Atalanta coach's virus revelation

When Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini was struggling with the coronavirus in mid-March, the prospect of entering Bergamo’s hospital — which was overflowing with COVID-19 patients at the time — made him fear for his life.

Updated: 4:00 pm | See more

AP Interview: Floyd's death opens old wounds for Sefolosha

Thabo Sefolosha knows what it’s like to be a black man, on the ground, surrounded by police officers.

Updated: 3:32 pm | See more

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