Sports

Arlington set to become major player in college football playoff system

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has a story about Arlington and major college football. It's all because of Cowboys Stadium.

Lee beats Longview

Jimmy Carter writes for the Longview News-Journal. Lee beat Longview in a big district matchup.

Cowboys' preseason schedule will be on KETK and FOX 51

The Cowboys will start their preseason schedule on KETK at the Hall of Fame Game August 4 against the Dolphins. The rest of the Cowboys' preseason games will be on FOX 51.

Berkman trashes Wrigley Field

After 83 career games played at Wrigley Field, former Astro Lance Berkman is not fond of the Chicago Cubs’ home.

Spring Hill boys reach state tournament

Collin Thompson led the way with a two-day total of 147, and the Spring Hill Panthers earned a trip to the UIL State Golf Tournament on Tuesday with a third-place team finish at the Class 3A Region II Tournament.

Mendicello soccer tournament begins today

The 31st annual Mike Mendicello Memorial Soccer Tournament begins its three-day run today at the Lear Sports Complex in Longview.

UT-Tyler honors military with free tickets

The University of Texas at Tyler Veterans Resource Center will hold a military appreciation event, “UT Tyler Celebrates our Service Members,” during the Patriot softball and baseball games on Saturday, April 13, Amanda Bayatpoor, ce

East Texas athletes chosen for THSCA all-star games

Some of East Texas’ top athletes have been chosen to play in the Texas High School Coaches Association football and basketball all-star games.

Porter weighs in on African-Americans in baseball

Astros manager Bo Porter has his own theory about why Major League Baseball is facing a historic low percentage of African-American players.

Lobo golf teams looking strong

Longview’s Reed Fisher fired back-to-back rounds in the 70s, closing with a 76 on Tuesday at Twin Lakes Golf Course to earn the individual District 12-5A championship and earn a berth in the regional tournament.