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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Andrews finishes strong to take Tall City Invitational, Permian finishes second

MIDLAND The Andrews girls golf team bounced back to clinch a team title at the Tall City Invitational at Hogan Park Golf Course on Saturday.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wink pulls away from Winters in fourth quarter to advance

GARDEN CITY The Wink boys basketball team kept its strong playoff run going by pulling away in the fourth quarter to defeat Winters 57-48 in a Class 2A regional quarterfinal game Friday.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Munoz's hat trick helps lift Permian past Odessa High

After finishing in a scoreless draw the night before, the Permian girls soccer team wanted to play sharper Friday and maintain its hold of the District 2-6A lead.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian rallies from two goals down to earn draw with Odessa High

For the first 40 minutes, the Permian boys soccer team struggled to contain the up-tempo attack of rival Odessa High. The second half proved to be a 180-degree reversal and it was enough to complete a crucial comeback.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's Limuel leads area honorees

Permian’s Terran Limuel was one of three Permian players named to the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 6A All-State team released Fridya.

7:23 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Rodriguez paces Permian to first-round lead

MIDLAND Permian’s Rylie Rodriguez shot an opening round of 72 to help lead her team to the lead following the opening round of the Tall City Invitational Friday at Ranchland Hills Golf Club.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Crosstown rivalry, Part II, on tap at Ratliff Stadium

Key points are up for grabs when Permian and Odessa High soccer teams meet for the second time this season on the pitch.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian's postseason run is over

CLYDE The Permian boys basketball team had its season come to an end with a 39-38 loss to North Crowley in a Class 6A area playoff game Wednesday at Clyde High School.

11:52 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Panthers not taking anything for granted in new season

As the Permian baseball team learned last year, like so many other teams across the country, the next game is never a guarantee.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bronchos return, hoping to meet expectations

The start of a new season, along with the expectations that go along with it, has finally arrived for the Odessa High baseball team.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Andrews' Armendariz, Britten among area honorees

Andrews wide receiver Luke Armendariz and tight end AJ Britten were both third-team selections on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A All-State Team released Wednesday.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lady Cats' offensive pace too much for Lady Bronchos

The Odessa High girls soccer team entered its key matchup with San Angelo Central looking to build off of its first District 2-6A win the day before. Unfortunately for the Lady Bronchos, it did not find that same success against the Lady Cats.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Late goal forces Odessa High draw with San Angelo Central

The Odessa High soccer team appeared on its way to getting two crucial points in the District 2-6A standings in its matchup with San Angelo Central.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Big second half helps Lady Panthers stay unbeaten

WOLFFORTH The Permian girls soccer team maintained its hold of first place in District 2-6A thanks to a big second half in a 3-1 victory over Wolfforth Frenship Tuesday at Peoples Bank Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian shut out by Wolfforth Frenship

WOLFFORTH It was a tough return for the Permian boys soccer team as the Panthers fell 2-0 to Wolfforth Frenship Tuesday at Peoples Bank Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High opens season with victory over Abilene Cooper

The Odessa High softball team got its 2021 season off to a good start as the Lady Bronchos defeated Abilene Cooper 10-2 Tuesday at the Ratliff Softball Complex.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane's Bishop tabbed for TWSA Class 3A All-State team

Crane wide receiver Donny Bishop was an honorable mention selection to the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A All-State team released Tuesday.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens-Deary paces Permian in opening playoff victory

Fresh off a loss in the regular-season finale Saturday, the Permian boys basketball team entered the playoffs looking to take care of business.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink's Gibson, McCamey's Fuentes among Class 2A all-state honorees

Brock Gibson of Wink and Brayden Fuentes of McCamey earned first-team selections on the Texas Sports Writers Association Class 2A All-State team release Monday.

8:47 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Seminole names Poynor as next head coach

SEMINOLE Seminole ISD officially announced the hire of Greg Poynor as the next head football coach and boys athletic director of the Indians Monday. 

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lady Bronchos earn first District 2-6A victory of season

WOLFFORTH The Odessa High girls soccer team earned its first District 2-6A victory of the season in the return to play Monday night, defeating Wolfforth Frenship 2-1 in a game that had been postponed from Feb. 12.

8:18 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High finishes with draw against Wolfforth Frenship

WOLFFORTH The Odessa High boys soccer team earned another point in the District 2-6A standings with a 2-2 draw against Wolfforth Frenship Monday. The game had been postponed from last week due to winter weather affecting the entire state.

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HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Andrews swimmers prepare for state

In a season that has including plenty of highlights and milestones even a little bit of waiting, the Andrews Mustangs swimming team is getting ready for the Class 5A State Swimming and Diving Meet.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls to Wolfforth Frenship, playoff opener set for Monday

WOLFFORTH The Permian basketball team finally completed its regular season but it was not the result it had hoped for, losing 48-45 to Wolfforth Frenship in the District 2-6A finale Saturday at The Tiger Pit.

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Saturday 02/27/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Seminole, Rankin boys advance to regional semifinals COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB with plenty to work on after season-opening victory COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Cold stretch proves costly as UTPB falls to Midwestern State WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Berry goes out a winner with Falcons GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Andrews finishes strong to take Tall City Invitational, Permian finishes second

Friday 02/26/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wink pulls away from Winters in fourth quarter to advance GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Munoz's hat trick helps lift Permian past Odessa High HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian rallies from two goals down to earn draw with Odessa High COLLEGE RODEO: Odessa College works hard to protect livestock during storm HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's Limuel leads area honorees GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Rodriguez paces Permian to first-round lead COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College hangs on against Clarendon College HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Crosstown rivalry, Part II, on tap at Ratliff Stadium

Thursday 02/25/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian's postseason run is over

Wednesday 02/24/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Panthers not taking anything for granted in new season HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bronchos return, hoping to meet expectations HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Andrews' Armendariz, Britten among area honorees GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lady Cats' offensive pace too much for Lady Bronchos HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Late goal forces Odessa High draw with San Angelo Central

Tuesday 02/23/2021

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Big second half helps Lady Panthers stay unbeaten HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian shut out by Wolfforth Frenship HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Odessa High opens season with victory over Abilene Cooper WOMEN'S COLLEGE SOCCER: New coach, new season for UTPB HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane's Bishop tabbed for TWSA Class 3A All-State team COLLEGE SOCCER: Grundy's late goal lifts UTPB past Dustdevils NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes struggle against New Mexico

Monday 02/22/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens-Deary paces Permian in opening playoff victory COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Falcons reset for kickoff of spring season HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink's Gibson, McCamey's Fuentes among Class 2A all-state honorees HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Seminole names Poynor as next head coach COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College stays unbeaten with victory over Western Texas College GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lady Bronchos earn first District 2-6A victory of season HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High finishes with draw against Wolfforth Frenship COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Wranglers earn another sweep over NMMI HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Andrews swimmers prepare for state

Sunday 02/21/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lubbock Christian runs shorthanded Falcons off the court WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Second-half run pushes Lubbock Christian past UTPB

Saturday 02/20/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers rally back from double-digit deficit to stay unbeaten HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls to Wolfforth Frenship, playoff opener set for Monday COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Wranglers earn sweep for second straight day

Friday 02/19/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Second-half scoring run proves costly for Falcons HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High closes out season with victory WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lubbock Christian pulls away from UTPB COLLEGE BASEBALL: UTPB series postponed for second straight week

Thursday 02/18/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College game postponed COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB set to start delayed season

Wednesday 02/17/2021

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes series at Shreveport postponed HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian games further delayed COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB's series with Lubbock Christian pushed back

Finnish rally legend 'Flying Finn' Hannu Mikkola dies at 78

HELSINKI (AP) — Hannu Mikkola, the 1983 rally world champion and one of Finland’s rally greats who earned the nickname the “Flying Finn” and international renown in a driving career spanning more than 30 years, has died. He was 78.

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Fulham held in 0-0 draw at Crystal Palace in Premier League

LONDON (AP) — Fulham extended its unbeaten run in the Premier League to five matches with a 0-0 draw at Crystal Palace on Sunday.

Updated: 9:15 am | See more

Hoffenheim fights back for 1-1 at Union Berlin in Bundesliga

BERLIN (AP) — Max Kruse scored on his return for Union Berlin but couldn’t stop Hoffenheim fighting back to draw 1-1 in the Bundesliga on Sunday.

Updated: 9:15 am | See more

Arsenal comes from behind to beat Leicester 3-1 in EPL

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Arsenal turned around its recent poor form to beat Leicester 3-1 on Sunday as the home side was left to deal with an injury to on-form midfielder Harvey Barnes.

Updated: 9:15 am | See more

Alvarez stops Yildirim to retain super-middleweight belts

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Saul “Canelo” Alvarez outclassed Avni Yildirim and retained his world super-middleweight titles with a technical knockout after Yildirim failed to answer the bell for the fourth round Saturday night.

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Oral Roberts looks for home win vs W. Illinois

Western Illinois (7-13, 5-8) vs. Oral Roberts (12-10, 9-5)

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Allen, Nebraska host Rutgers

Rutgers (13-9, 9-9) vs. Nebraska (6-17, 2-14)

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Miami looks to end streak vs Virginia

Miami (7-15, 3-14) vs. Virginia (15-6, 11-4)

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FAMU, SC St. meet in conference play

Florida A&M (6-10, 5-4) vs. South Carolina State (1-16, 1-6)

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McCoy, BU visit Army

Boston University (6-9, 6-9) vs. Army (10-8, 6-7)

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Nicholls St. looks to extend streak vs NW State

Northwestern State (9-15, 8-5) vs. Nicholls State (15-6, 12-2)

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Wilson, Lehigh host Lafayette

Lafayette (8-5, 8-5) vs. Lehigh (4-9, 4-9)

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UNC looks for road win vs Syracuse

North Carolina (15-8, 9-5) vs. Syracuse (13-8, 7-7)

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NC Central looks to extend streak vs SC St.

South Carolina State (1-16, 1-6) vs. NC Central (4-7, 2-4)

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NDSU, SD meet in conference play

North Dakota State (12-11, 12-6) vs. South Dakota (13-9, 12-5)

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