FRISCO, Texas — Nicholls is the preseason favorite for the 2019 Southland Conference football season, the league announced Thursday.
After a season away from West Texas A&M in 2018, New Braunfels alum Brittany Cruz made her triumphant return to the Lady Buffs this year and raked in some very impressive accolades.
Since Brooke Kanas left Canyon High School and headed north to Lubbock, she’s been opening more than a few eyes with her stellar play for the Red Raiders.
Coming off its winningest season in more than a decade and loaded with talent due back in 2020, the Canyon baseball program entered the offseason looking like a powder keg of potential.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — A pair of former area high school gems each earned all-conference honors for their prowess on the mound following the 2019 college baseball season.
AUSTIN — Two former Canyon teammates were among the 19 Longhorn track and field athletes to be named All-Americans following the 2019 outdoor championships in Austin.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Virginia Tech junior Natalie Novotna and freshman Samantha Gillas have been named to the 2019 Women’s Tennis All-ACC Academic Team, as announced recently by commissioner John Swofford.
POINT CLEAR, Ala. — Texas State Athletics claimed its first Sun Belt Conference All-Sports Trophy, the Vic Bubas Cup, after winning five conference championships in 2018-19. The award was presented to Texas State representatives at the opening of the Sun Belt Conference spring meetings.
SAN MARCOS — Texas State’s Dalton Shuffield was named to the ABCA/Rawlings Central All-Region Second Team on Wednesday. He was one of 10 players from the Sun Belt Conference selected to one of the two all-region teams.
AUSTIN — University of Arkansas redshirt junior Devin Clark is back in her home state and prepared to chase a pair of medals at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
Smithson Valley pole vaulter Avianna Trinidad capped an incredible junior season by recently being named a Texas Girls Coaches Association All-Star selection for Class 5A and 6A.
SEGUIN — Eight Texas Lutheran student-athletes were named to the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference’s 11th annual spring All-Sportsmanship teams.
TYLER — The Texas Lutheran Bulldogs won the 2019 NCAA Division III Softball Championship on Monday afternoon with 12-4 and 6-1 wins over the Emory (Ga.) Eagles at Suddenlink Field and captured a DIII national team championship for the first time in school history.
SCHERTZ — The Lady Rangers gave District 26-6A leader Clemens a serious battle Friday night on the road, but the Lady Buffs emerged with a 2-1 triumph at Lehnhoff Stadium.
As I prepare for another Alabama versus Clemson (yawn) national title game Monday night, it got me thinking about the top national sports stories of the last year.
- GBRA pulls plug on lakes over worries about dams
- GBRA will drain its lakes
- Salvador Llanas
- Woman’s body found in Guadalupe River
- Xavier Jasper Garcia
- Monk at center of lawsuit over temple stays serene
- Pay rising for uniformed city police, fire
- New trial, new charges for NB man
- Carlos Zamora Garza
- CAROL STEPHENS PREUSS