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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High rallies to knock off Greenwood

MIDLAND The Odessa High girls basketball team used a strong defensive effort in the fourth quarter to defeat Greenwood 49-46 in the season opener for both teams.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High falls to Midland High in season finale

MIDLAND The Odessa High football team entered its last game of the regular season looking to end a trying year on a good note.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos carries high expectations into season

The Odessa High girls basketball team made some notable strides last season. That included winning 19 games, going to the playoffs for the first time in 14 years and winning a playoff game for the first time in two decades.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos' Cervantes finding his comfort zone

Like most of the newcomers this season, it took some time for Jesse Cervantes to find his role on the Odessa High football team. As the season has progressed, the junior defensive back has started to find that comfort zone on the field. With the Bronchos playing their fin…

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Nov. 5

Every journey must come to an end and the end of the line has arrived for the Odessa High football team.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Amarillo Tascosa pulls away from Odessa High

The Odessa High football team hung close with Amarillo Tascosa, looking to stay in the mix for a potential postseason spot.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos' Wilson goes from newcomer to team leader

It’s been quite a long journey for senior offensive lineman Louis Wilson with the Odessa High football team.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Oct. 29

Simply put, the Odessa High football team knows what’s at stake in its next District 2-6A game.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High swept in regular season finale

AMARILLO The Odessa High volleyball team closed out its regular season with a loss, falling to Amarillo Tascosa, 25-22, 25-17, 25-18, Tuesday at the Tascosa Activity Center.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Midland Trinity improves from Day 1 to take Odessa Invitational

Improvement was the theme of the day during the final round of the Odessa Invitational Saturday at Ratliff Ranch Golf Links.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wolfforth Frenship runs past Odessa High in rout

Odessa High wanted to do everything in its power Friday to slow down the up-tempo offensive attack of Wolfforth Frenship.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Honea endures weather to take lead at Odessa Invitational

When conditions are not ideal, sometimes you just have to find a way to battle through them.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Frenship clinches outright district crown with sweep of Odessa High

The Odessa High volleyball team was swept by Wolfforth Frenship 25-18, 25-18, 25-17 Friday at the OHS Fieldhouse in District 2-6A play. The match was the home finale for the Lady Bronchos this season.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos’ multi-sport athletes seek to carry over success

Multiple-sport athletes are nothing new in the landscape of high school athletics and the Odessa High football team has several players on this year’s squad.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High swept by Midland High

MIDLAND The Odessa High volleyball team went on the road and struggled as it was swept by Midland High, 25-18, 25-15, 28-26 at the Midland High School gym in District 2-6A play.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High notebook for Oct. 22

The Odessa High football team has gone through plenty of adversity this season, particularly the last two weeks. In the first two District 2-6A games against Permian and Midland Lee, respectively, the Bronchos have been outscored 86-7.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian, Odessa High return to action

The Odessa High and Permian volleyball teams return to action in District 2-6A play today.

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HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Frenship takes first at West Texas Classic

Another year, another West Texas Classic that belongs to the Wolfforth Frenship boys golf team.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Midland Lee stays unbeaten with blowout win over Odessa High

MIDLAND For one quarter, the Odessa High football team was able to keep the high-powered Midland Lee offense in check.

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HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Wolfforth Frenship sets the pace, Permian among others in mix at West Texas Classic

Wolfforth Frenship boys golf coach Dan McDonald knew that he had a strong team coming in to Odessa. After the first round scores were posted, however, he admitted that the Tigers had entered rare territory.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Odessa High repeats as District 2-6A champions

The Odessa High girls cross country team wanted to make a statement at the District 2-6A Championships on a comfortable Thursday afternoon at UTPB Park.

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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY; Permian, Odessa High qualify for regional meet as Tascosa takes 2-6A crown

Thursday turned into a pretty good day for the Permian and Odessa High cross country teams.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Tavarez sets the tone on defensive line for Odessa High

The Odessa High football team has gone through plenty of growing pains to this point in the season. One constant has been the presence of Ian Tavarez.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian edges Odessa High in five-set thriller

Tuesday’s clash between the Odessa High and Permian volleyball teams turned into a battle of who could outlast the other. 

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Oct. 15

The message at practice from head coach Danny Servance to his Odessa High football team Monday afternoon revolved around putting the past behind it.

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Monday 11/11/2019

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB wins home opener HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Honor Roll for Week 11 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian playoff tickets go on sale starting Wednesday COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Lady Wranglers recognized on All-Conference team HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink, Fort Davis prepare for regional quarterfinals COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Texas Tech set for return trip to Permian Basin

Sunday 11/10/2019

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB ends weekend with loss in Colorado COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB falls on the road

Saturday 11/09/2019

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB falls to Texas A&M-Commerce in road finale COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons shake off quick turnaround, pull away from Adams State COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Odessa College takes Region V title and earns spot in NJCAA Tournament HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista girls, Crane boys highlight solid day at state meet for area runners GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High rallies to knock off Greenwood GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls in season opener to Plainview HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian clinches share of District 2-6A HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High falls to Midland High in season finale COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB looks to build off historic win in final road game WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College remains unbeaten COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB holds off late rally from Western Colorado COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers fall to Panola College in overtime WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB falls in season opener GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos carries high expectations into season GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian set for fresh start under Lane

Thursday 11/07/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's Gamboa ready for last game at Ratliff Stadium HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos' Cervantes finding his comfort zone COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons ready to play first games on home floor WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Boothe ready to move forward with Falcons HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin Capsules for Nov. 8

Tuesday 11/05/2019

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Andrews sweeps Fabens to open postseason COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers return to winning ways WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lady Wranglers stay undefeated HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Notebook for Nov. 5 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Nov. 5 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Notebook for Nov. 5 TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds unveil 2020 staff

Monday 11/04/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Honor Roll for Week 10 COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Odessa College earns top seed for Region V Tournament COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB closes out Tip-Off Classic with victory COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Galaviz earns conference honor

Sunday 11/03/2019

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Big second half lifts UTPB past Eastern New Mexico

Saturday 11/02/2019

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lady Wranglers close weekend with win over Southwest JV COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Lady Wranglers finish regular season WOMEN'S COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB shut out by Lubbock Christian COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB falls to Texas A&M International COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB sweeps Dallas Baptist COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College falls to Kilgore College HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Amarillo Tascosa pulls away from Odessa High HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wolfforth Frenship snaps Permian's winning streak COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Late rally falls short for UTPB

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Michigan State coach Dantonio not thinking about his future

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Federer beats Berrettini for first win at ATP Finals

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