The lasting image of the 2020 football season was captured by Victoria Advocate staff photographer Duy Vu.
BRYAN (AP) — Dallas Jesuit shortstop Jordan Lawlar was the player of the year on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 6A all-state baseball team. Lawlar batted .412 with six home runs and 37 runs batted in. He stole 32 bases in 32 attempts. Lawlar, who signed with Vanderbilt, was a f…
BRYAN — Austin Ochoa hit a three-run home run in the top of the third inning to lift the Victoria Generals to a 5-4 win over the Brazos Valley Bombers on Friday night at Travis Field.
Calhoun senior shortstop Dalton Alford was a third-team selection on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A all-state team released Thursday.
CUERO — Victor Mathis overheard some spectators at the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation regional meet in Marble Falls talking about the Cuero athletes participating in the competition.
BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION — The Board of Regents of The Texas A&M University System voted to issue the following statement Wednesday after its meeting to discuss possible expansion of the Southeastern Conference:
Tom Crowe rolled another vintage series with a 24 strike performance and one open frame during last weeks’ Rolling Thunder League play. He rolled individual games of 227, 278 and 241 to total 746 for the night to earn the weekly honors. He carried the good stroke into the Texas Senior Mixed …
Yoakum’s Connor Zaruba and Nixon-Smiley’s Xavier Arias were named to the second team of the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A all-state team released Wednesday.
Sam Houston State’s chances of finishing in the top five and making the NCAA championship tournament took a hit after the second round of the regional tournament in Stillwater, Okla.
Emergency reductions in spotted seatrout bag limits in Laguna Madre that were effective from April 1 to July 29 were extended last week by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. The reductions now extend until Sept. 27.
SHINER — Shiner began the season unranked but made its fifth appearance at the state tournament thanks in a large part to the performance of Ryan Peterson.
PORT O’CONNOR — The word spread early Saturday morning. The Bimini Babe was hauling in a 118-inch blue marlin on the final day of the Lone Star Shootout.
YORKTOWN — When Valton Acree arrived in Yorktown as the girls basketball coach, he saw then-sophomore Katelyn Dodds as a player with a lot of fire.
SAN ANTONIO — Jerheme Urban played for a national championship at Trinity University after graduating from Victoria Stroman before going on to a NFL career that included a Super Bowl appearance with the Arizona Cardinals.