HSU Cowboys and Cowgirls are picked to win the soccer titles in the American Southwest Conference.
In recent years, the Hamlin Pied Pipers have been among the youngest teams in the Big Country.
Keith Woolf is gone as the head coach, and former Breckenridge assistant Chris Hagler is now leading the Tigers.
The Wildcats are known nationally as an offensive power, but this year, head coach Ken Collums and his team will be leaning on the defense.
The Baylor Bears are just a week and a half from opening the 2014 season.
The ACU Wildcats will be the 1st Big Country football team to take the field in 2014.
There's a former ACU Wildcat turning heads with the Cleveland Browns in training camp.
Several War Hawks traveled to Sachse to attend the funeral of Billy Cole III.
The Albany Lions enter the 2014 season as one of the state favorites in Class 2A Division 2.
The Breckenridge Buckaroos are beginning the 2014 season with a new head coach as the Casey Hubble era begins here in Breckenridge.
ABILENE, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons welcomed over 150 players to its 2014 preseason football camp on Thursday evening. The Cowboys practiced on the new turf for the first time and also had a night practice for the first time.
ABILENE, Texas – The McMurry University football team took the field for the first time during the 2014 pre-season on Thursday, less than 48 hour after the passing of team member Billy Cole III in an automobile accident. Pre-season drills were scheduled to open on Wednesday, but were deferred so that the War Hawks could meet together and share stories about their lost teammate, instead.
The Hermleigh Cardinals are working to build off last year's playoff appearance this year in two-a-days.
For the first time in program history the Cisco Loboes enter the fall season as the defending state champs. Naturally that leaves them with a pretty big target on their backs.
The Eastland Mavericks enter the 2014 campaign with a new guy in charge.
The Cross Plains Buffaloes are hard at work.
The college football season is right around the corner, and today the ACU Wildcats kicked off their fall practices.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are getting ready to start year two under head coach Kliff Kingsbury, but under very different circumstances than last year.
Abilene native and former Olympian Jonathan Johnson returned home today to put on a speed camp for local athletes at Shelton Stadium on the Hardin-Simmons campus.
DALLAS – ACU all-time great and United States Olympic gold medalist Earl Young is one of six Texas track and field legends who have been selected for induction into the Texas Track and Field Hall of Fame in January.
It's not often a school has a player who measures in a 6 feet 7 inches, let alone at the 3A level, but the Comanche Indians have found a guy who meets those qualifications in Hunter Thedford.
We are now a week into the Dallas Cowboys training camp, and today we're talking about the defensive side of the ball.
The Wylie Bulldogs are playing in perhaps the toughest district in class 4-A Division 1 this year, and in order to have a chance at the district crown the Bulldogs will have to rely heavily on Baylen Baker.
Seems like every year, coaches find new and different ways to make their players better.
Training camp continues and the Dallas Cowboys have locked up offensive lineman Tyron Smith with an 8 year contract extension.
D1 hosted a lineman camp this afternoon featuring former ACU Assistant Coach Andrae Rowe.
The Dallas Cowboys continued getting ready for the 2014 season today over in Oxnard, California.
The Dallas Cowboys continue training camp today in Oxnard, California.
The Dallas Cowboys opened training camp today, and Mark Haas gives us an inside look from the first day of practice.
The Sweetwater Mustangs will be a young team this year with only a few seniors in the starting line-up. One of those seniors is quarterback Kaegan Jeffrey.
Week 11 brings us a huge match-up out of district 3-4A as well as the return of the Eastland County War.
Week 10 brings us a number of games with big implications on the post season, including a battle of the Coopers.
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.