Grapeland High School junior pitcher/infielder Josh Ackley has been honored as the District 2A-21 player of the year.
The Elkhart Independent School District had a youth tennis camp this week at the school courts in Elkhart. Twenty-five campers learned about the sport. Elkhart head tennis coach R.J. DeFreece and assistant Kathy Marlowe served as the camp instructors.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's inland fisheries scientists have dedicated a considerable amount of time and resources in recent years learning all they can about Texas alligator gar populations and what makes prehistoric-looking fish tick.
Pitching talent in District 21-2A was superb this season, and that was certainly reflected when postseason awards were released.
ROUND ROCK — Changes are in store for how high school football teams train during the opening week of practices in early August.
Just when you thought Texas bass fishing may have started slowing down for the summer, somebody rocks the boat with a fish tale so big that it shocks the imagination.
Several Elkhart and Frankston High School student-athletes played one final time in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes all-star games on Friday and Saturday.
ROUND ROCK — One of the many traditions in the state of Texas is blowing an air horn after your team scores a touchdown during a Friday night football game.
Sixers' 18-under player D'Michael Bellfield attempts to grab a rebound during the East Texas Madness basketball tournament on Saturday at Palestine High School.
The Palestine High School 7-on-7 football team played host to a Division II State Qualifying Tournament at Wildcat Stadium on Saturday.
ROUND ROCK — Slocum pitcher/outfielder Austin Sarraf earned championship game most valuable player honors after completion of the Conference 1A state championship game Thursday.
ABILENE — Three Anderson County youth will compete at the Texas High School Rodeo Association state finals rodeo.
Here are the descriptions for the rodeo events our Anderson County performers will compete in next week at the Texas High School Rodeo Association state finals in Abilene.
Ever since Palestine Independent School District named Robby Clark head football coach in 2015, there's been a renewed commitment to 7-on-7 football.
ROUND ROCK — The Slocum High School baseball team pushed three runs across the plate in the first inning of the University Interscholastic League Conference 1A state championship game.
Slocum freshman outfielder Moses Taylor smiles as he prepares to leap onto the pile after the Mustangs claimed their first-ever state championship on Thursday. Leaping onto a pile is considered one of the traditions of teams winning a championship.
ROUND ROCK — For Slocum High School pitcher Taylor Lomax, his performance in the Conference 1A state championship was a tale of redemption.
Austin Sarraf (22) and Joe Byrnes (9) react after Slocum went ahead during the bottom of the sixth inning in a Conference 1A state semifinal versus New Home on Wednesday.
ROUND ROCK — Slocum High School baseball player Taylor Hunt and his teammates soaked in the unique surroundings of playing at Dell Diamond in the University Interscholastic League Conference 1A state semifinals on Wednesday.
A recent Texas Parks and Wildlife report indicates that a Central Texas man could be treading in hot water after being arrested for fraud in a fishing tournament last April.
ROUND ROCK — The Slocum High School baseball team embarks on its maiden mission at the University Interscholastic League baseball tournament today.
ROUND ROCK — Palestine native Jason Farrow said he learned plenty from former Westwood High School athletic director Kevin Hayes.
MIDLOTHIAN — The Palestine High School 7-on-7 football team finished 2-1 at the SQT tournament at Midlothian Heritage last weekend.
AUSTIN — Slocum High School second baseman Courtney January slapped a single to left in the third inning to score teammate Jalyn Fletcher.
Shelby Bowman receives a hug from Slocum Independent School District superintendent Cliff Lasiter during award ceremonies after the Conference 1A state championship game. Bowman and all the players and coaches received gold medals for their hard work in winning the title. Kara Cumby is at right.
AUSTIN — The Slocum High School softball team turned a whopping four double plays in the University Interscholastic League Conference 1A state championship on Saturday.
The Elkhart High School baseball team received two superlatives as awards were distributed in District 18-3A earlier this month.
MIDLOTHIAN — The Palestine High School 7-on-7 football team will return to the field this weekend at the Division II Midlothian Heritage SQT.
ATHENS — The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center will have free fishing available for the whole family on June 2.
The Frankston High School softball team produced a historic season as the Maidens went three rounds deep in the playoffs for the first time ever.
QUINLAN — After three years as head coach at Nocona High School, former Palestine head boys' basketball coach Bret Botard has found a new home.
Kentucky Lake is a long way from lots of places, including Texas. Even so, the sprawling Tennessee Valley Authority reservoir in Gilbertsville had the full attention of bass fishing junkies worldwide during the FLW Tour event held there on May 17-20.
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