Sports

Beckham plays final home match to tears and cheers

With tears streaming down his face, David Beckham said farewell in his final home game as a professional footballer Saturday.

Green-White game details

Longview will conclude spring practice with its annual Green-White game, which begins at 6 p.m. Friday in Lobo Stadium.

Source: Astros will tab Reid Ryan as president

The Astros are expected to name Reid Ryan as president to replace George Postolos, who unexpectedly resigned Monday, a person with ties to both MLB and the Ryans said today. The offical announcement is expected Friday.

TJC Apaches need 3 wins to advance to NJCAA World Series

District C Tournament Schedule Friday, May 17 Game 1: North Lake vs Tyler, 3:00pm Game 2: Richland vs Brookhaven, 6:00pm Saturday, May 18

David Beckham to retire

David Beckham, one of the most iconic football stars of his generation, has announced his retirement. His decision comes days after the 38-year-old won his latest title with French club Paris Saint-Germain.

Lobos’ Leonard gets new offer

Where will he go to college? Jimmy Carter of the Longview News-Journal has the latest on a Longview athlete.

Astros cut ties with Phil Humber

Former Rice standout Philip Humber was designated for assignment by the Astros on Sunday.

UT-Tyler Patriots heading to World Series

The UT Tyler softball team won a 7-6 extra-inning thriller over rival East Texas Baptist to win the 2013 NCAA Softball Tyler Regional. The win vaults the Patriots into the 2013 NCAA DIII College World Series in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

Mineola senior signs to play baseball at Missouri Valley College

Mineola High School 2013 graduate, Lucas Flournoy, has signed a letter-of-intent to play baseball at Missouri Valley College. Lucas will join the baseball program in the fall semester.

Three Kilgore College basketball players moving to next level

A trio of players from Kilgore College’s Region XIV Conference championship team are moving on to four-year schools.