• September 25, 2020

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: OHS athletic trainers take steps to keep Bronchos free of COVID-19

Over the past week and back when practices began Sept. 7, the Odessa High football team has been in preparation mode for its season opener with Lubbock Monterey.

9:34 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin capsules for Sept. 25

LUBBOCK ESTACADO MATADORS AT ANDREWS MUSTANGS

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian adds Week 2 game with Mesquite Horn

The Permian football team has added a new opponent to its 2020 schedule.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's Baze adjusts to original position

Last year was a learning experience for Kayden Baze.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin Capsules for Sept. 24

SAN ANGELO CENTRAL BOBCATS AT KILLEEN SHOEMAKER GREY WOLVES

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian to face only Abilene Cooper on Friday

The Permian volleyball team will now just be playing one game on Friday instead of two as originally scheduled.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Lopez earns honor

ANDREWS Andrews quarterback E.J. Lopez has been recognized as one the Class 4A Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Scoreboard for Sept. 21, 2019

Permian def. Amarillo Palo Duro

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Compass Academy swept by Sonora in District 5-3A opener

SONORA The Compass Academy volleyball team was aiming to win its third straight match against Sonora.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian sweeps Amarillo Palo Duro

The Permian volleyball team continued its solid start to the season with a sweep over Amarillo Palo Duro Tuesday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Sept. 22

The week that the Odessa High football team has waited for has arrived.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Sept. 22

After an offseason that has felt like an eternity, the Permian football team will finally return to the field as the 2020 season gets underway for Class 6A and 5A teams across the state.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Notebook for Sept. 22

One scoreboard was in danger of blowing it circuits and catching fire. Another barely got warmed up.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Alpine cancels next two games due to possible COVID-19 exposure

The Alpine football team is canceling its next two games of the season after students at the high school were potentially exposed to COVID-19.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 4 honor roll

KANON GIBSON

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Permian, Compass girls win

BIG SPRING The Permian and Compass Academy girls cross country teams won their respective division titles Saturday at the Big Spring Invitational.

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LOOKING BACK: September 21 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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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: OHS falls to Monahans

MONAHANS The Odessa High volleyball team fell to Monahans in a sweep, losing by scores of 25-15, 25-15, 25-23 in a nondistrict contest Saturday on the road.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 4 Permian Basin roundup

Andrews 54, Seminole 13

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LOOKING BACK: September 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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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: High School Scoreboard for Sept. 19

FOOTBALL

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High finds plenty to build on after scrimmage with Amarillo Tascosa

After two weeks of practicing against teammates, the Odessa High football team finally got to take on a different opponent.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane holds off Kermit in high-scoring battle

CRANE In a game that wasn’t short of offense, Crane held off Kermit, 40-30, in nondistrict play Friday at El Ave Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian gets past Lubbock High

LUBBOCK The Permian volleyball team took care of business in its first road test of the season. The Lady Panthers defeated Lubbock High in four sets, 22-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-13, at Lubbock High School.

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Friday 09/25/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High game canceled due to positive COVID-19 test

Thursday 09/24/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian opens season with win HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: OHS athletic trainers take steps to keep Bronchos free of COVID-19 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin capsules for Sept. 25 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian adds Week 2 game with Mesquite Horn

Wednesday 09/23/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's Baze adjusts to original position HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin Capsules for Sept. 24 HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian to face only Abilene Cooper on Friday HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Lopez earns honor HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Scoreboard for Sept. 21, 2019

Tuesday 09/22/2020

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Compass Academy swept by Sonora in District 5-3A opener HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian sweeps Amarillo Palo Duro HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Sept. 22 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Sept. 22 COLLEGE GOLF: UTPB finishes tied for fifth HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Notebook for Sept. 22

Monday 09/21/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Alpine cancels next two games due to possible COVID-19 exposure HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 4 honor roll UTPB NOTEBOOK: Falcons continuing to prepare for historic season

Sunday 09/20/2020

HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Permian, Compass girls win LOOKING BACK: September 21 memories

Saturday 09/19/2020

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: OHS falls to Monahans HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 4 Permian Basin roundup LOOKING BACK: September 20 memories HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: High School Scoreboard for Sept. 19

Friday 09/18/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High finds plenty to build on after scrimmage with Amarillo Tascosa HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Crane holds off Kermit in high-scoring battle HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian gets past Lubbock High HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Andrews sweeps Odessa High HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Compass Academy edges Lubbock Titans in five sets LOOKING BACK: Sept. 19 memories

Thursday 09/17/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin Capsules for Sept. 18 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High, Permian radio schedules released LOOKING BACK: Sept. 18 Memories HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey adds game against San Antonio Cole

Wednesday 09/16/2020

RECREATION: Odessa Country Club officials, members unveil club’s pickleball courts LOOKING BACK: Sept. 17 Memories COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2020: Van Horn Eagles

Tuesday 09/15/2020

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian splits with Snyder, Monahans to start season LOOKING BACK: Sept. 16 Memories HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian Basin Roundup for Sept. 15

Monday 09/14/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 3 Honor Roll

Saturday 09/12/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 3 Permian Basin Roundup HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews boys, Buena Vista girls win at Crane Invitational HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: High School Scoreboard for Sept. 13 LOOKING BACK: Sept. 13 Memories HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey cruises past Compass Academy

Friday 09/11/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Big plays lift Greenwood past Andrews HORSE RACING: Odessa native Ramirez lives dream with All-American win

Brewers' Burnes goes on IL with strained left oblique

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Corbin Burnes was placed on the injured list Friday with a strained left oblique, likely ending the right-hander’s breakthrough season.

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The Latest: Families of Ravens players may go to Chiefs game

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

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Falcons' Julio Jones still has chance to play against Bears

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones still has a chance to play against the Chicago Bears on Sunday after missing practice this week with a hamstring injury.

Updated: 3:18 pm | See more

USA Swimming plans return to in-person meet in November

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — USA Swimming is remaking its national events for the rest of the year, including launching a virtual competition to recognize top performances before returning to in-person competition in November.

Updated: 3:18 pm | See more

Niners, Giants battling injury bug after just two games

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers and the New York Giants are battling the injury bug after just two games, as well some other scary issues.

Updated: 3:02 pm | See more

Positive virus test rate drops to 3% in Connecticut prisons

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The number of Connecticut prisoners testing positive for the coronavirus has dropped substantially over the past three months, decreasing to 3% in a second round of mass testing from 9% during the first round, the Department of Correction announced Friday.

Updated: 2:46 pm | See more

Tsitsipas to face Garin in Hamburg semis

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Stefanos Tsitsipas reached his first clay-court semifinal in 16 months on Friday after beating Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (5), 6-2 at the Hamburg Open, the last tune-up before the French Open.

Updated: 2:46 pm | See more

Another NBA Finals await James if Lakers can finish Nuggets

LeBron James can reach a 10th NBA Finals, done by only three greats of the game.

Updated: 2:31 pm | See more

Banged-up 49ers return to NJ to face winless Giants

SAN FRANCISCO 49ers (1-1) at NEW YORK GIANTS (0-2)

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Packers' Adams 'probably doubtful' to play against Saints

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers coach Matt LaFleur says it’s “probably doubtful” that wide receiver Davante Adams will play Sunday night at New Orleans due to a hamstring injury.

Updated: 2:31 pm | See more

Edelman still thriving with Newton in post-Brady era

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Julian Edelman carved out a role as one of Tom Brady’s most trusted receivers during the star quarterback’s two decades with the Patriots.

Updated: 2:16 pm | See more

Reality check: Jags look like many expected in lopsided loss

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — This is what the Jacksonville Jaguars were expected to look like in 2020.

Updated: 2:16 pm | See more

Fitzpatrick keeps his job as Dolphins QB for another week

MIAMI (AP) — Ryan Fitzpatrick emerged early Friday from the Miami Dolphins’ first victorious locker room of the year wearing a tropical print shirt adorned with purple pineapples as a complement to his beachcomber beard.

Updated: 2:01 pm | See more

EPL clubs see duty to help struggling lower-level sides

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea has spent more than any other English Premier League team in a summer transfer window at well over $300 million. Manchester United and Tottenham are among other sides looking to spend more on reinforcements before the window shuts in a couple of weeks.

Updated: 1:48 pm | See more

Notre Dame-Wake Forest postponed; Mountain West eyes fall

As the Atlantic Coast Conference worked Tuesday to reschedule another league game postponed because of a COVID-19 outbreak within one of its teams, the Mountain West was zeroing in on a possible late October start to its football season.

Updated: 1:48 pm | See more

Mullens to replace injured Garoppolo as 49ers starting QB

Nick Mullens will start at quarterback on Sunday for the San Francisco 49ers in place of the injured Jimmy Garoppolo but won’t have All-Pro tight end George Kittle as an option.

Updated: 1:48 pm | See more

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