The Eastland Mavericks are getting ready to embark on the 2014 season, and are feeling confident after their performance at the state 7 on 7 tournament.
Week 9 brings us a number of games that could decide district titles.
Arlington, TX – The Texas Rangers today announced that catcher Geovany Soto has been activated from the 60-day disabled list and the contract of catcher-first baseman J.P. Arencibia has been purchased from Triple-A Round Rock of the Pacific Coast League.
Fifteen High School Volleyball teams will begin play Friday at 9am in the 5th Annual AYSA High School Volleyball Showcase, with all matches will being held at Abilene Cooper High School.
The Abilene High Eagles are just a few weeks away from the start of two-a-days, but two Eagles look like they are in mid-season form.
Freshman defensive back will miss the first three games of his first season.
Arlington, Texas—The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has acquired right-handed pitcher Spencer Patton from the Kansas City Royals for right-handed pitcher Jason Frasor.
Jamie Boyd, a former Wylie Bulldog and Howard Payne Yellow Jacket who will be pitching for West Texas A&M in the fall.
The Cooper Cougars have to find a way to replace a number of players from last years squad, and that includes finding somebody under center after the departure of Lorenzo Joe. This year it falls on David Ruot's shoulders to lead the Cougars.
Fourth of July weekend for some is a chance to get outside and go camping, and a few kids here in the Big Country got in a little different camp today in Abilene.
Stamford repeated as state champion in football in 2013, but without the late game heroics against New Deal by Bo Wimberly, repeating would not have been possible.
Former Wylie Bulldog Jamie Boyd is headed up to Canyon to play baseball for West Texas A&M after signing his national letter of intent today.
The Cisco Loboes won a state title in football for the 1st time in school history, and Mason Reed delivered the play propelled them to victory.
We continue our look at the top plays from the last year, and number five goes to the Hawley Lady Bearcats and Pitcher Jordan Anderson.
The McMurry War Hawks are going through another season of transition in athletics.
Long-time Cooper High School assistant football coach David Waddell is leaving the Cougars coaching staff to be the new Athletic Director and head football coach at Irion County.
Anson High School needs a new head baseball coach.
The Howard Payne Yellow Jackets took big strides forward in the American Southwest Conference in 2013, but they are still picked to finish in the bottom half of the ASC in 5th place.
Hardin-Simmons held their 7-on-7 qualifying tournament today.
Cooper Athletic Coordinator Todd Moebes has named Stacy Herring as the new head softball coach at Cooper High School.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University Director of Athletics Sam Ferguson has announced that longtime volleyball coach Cammie Petree has assumed the additional role of Senior Woman Administrator (SWA) for the university. Petree will be coaching her 19th season for the War Hawks in 2014, the longest tenure of service to McM among any of the current head coaches on staff.
The FCA Volleyball game took place today over at Wylie High School.
The Inaugural FCA Baseball game was played down in San Angelo today.
This year softball was added to the FCA All-Star Festivities, and today the game was played down in San Angelo.
Cisco's Colton Kent is one of the players for the North all-stars in that one.
Former Bangs Dragon Josh Truelove is looking forward to seeing what it's like to take the field with new teammates.
The Abilene Christian High School Panthers won the TAPPS state basketball championship back in March in Mansfield.
For the first time in school history the Anson Tigers are playing in the state tournament down in Round Rock.
The Anson Tigers are making school history this year with their 1st appearance in the state baseball tournament.
The Brownwood Lions hosted a 7-on-7 state qualifying tournament this afternoon.
Anson was looking to pick up the sweep over Miles this evening and advance to the regional finals.
The Stamford Bulldogs were in Hermleigh this evening for a double header with Forsan.
The Bangs Lady Dragons were looking to pick up a win in game two today in their series with Hawley. If Hawley picked up the win, they would advance to the state tournament.
The Snyder Lady Tigers went up to Lubbock this weekend to take on Pampa in a three game series, with the winner getting a berth in next week's state tournament.
INDIANPOLIS — Hardin-Simmons junior Dustin Baker was selected for the 2014 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championship in the discus throw.
The Eastland Mavericks were looking to avoid elimination today as they took on Holliday in game two of their series.
The Snyder Lady Tigers were looking to pick up a series sweep over Liberty Hill and advance to the regional finals.
The Hawley Lady Bearcats were looking to get back to the regional finals, but first they had to pick up the series win over Colorado City. All the Lady Bearcats needed to do was win once today, since they picked up a win in game one yesterday.
Bangs came into the day looking to pick up a sweep over Bushland to advance to the regional finals.
The Albany Lions were facing a tough task today as they needed to win back to back games in order to move on to next week's regional finals.
The Anson Tigers were looking to complete the sweep of Claude. Game two of this series taking place up in Lubbock.
Snyder squared off with Liberty Hill for game one of their playoff series down in Eastland.
Albany was talking on Windthorst in game one of their series today up in Graham.
The Haskell Maidens were looking to bounce back from yesterday's playoff loss, and avoid getting swept out of the playoffs.
IRVING – Former ACU all-America golfer Alex Carpenter is playing in his second PGA Tour tournament of his career this weekend when he tees it up beginning tomorrow at the HP Byron Nelson Championship at the TPC Four Seasons Resort.
The Anson Tigers are just about as dominant as any team in the Big Country right now.
Head coach Todd Moebes is looking for two running backs to step up this spring for his football team.
One of the six returning starters for head coach Steve Warren is quarterback Derek Scott.
Wednesday was a big day at Cooper High School for a pair of Cougars.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian women's basketball coach Julie Goodenough Wednesday announced the additions of Ellyn Avery, Madison Parker and Paris Webb to the Wildcats' 2014-15 roster. All three recently signed their National Letter of Intent to play for ACU and join a class that already includes prep standouts Alana Aguirre, Sierra Allen and Alyssa Echols.