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  Onalaska’s William Boyce runs to perfection at state

  Garrison’s Dayton Dewberry signs with SFA baseball

East Texas girls win UIL golf titles

Playoff Schedules: Baseball area, softball regional quarterfinals

Grapeland hires Detroit’s Jordan Wood as next HFC/AD

Nacogdoches confident with spring season improvements

Continued Coverage

More medals come home to East Texas after day 2 of UIL state track meet

  Lufkin soccer athletes sign with college programs

  Lovelady’s Jacy Stubblefield set to join Kilgore softball program

East Texans shine at first day of UIL state track meet

  East Texas student athletes looking to win gold at state track meet

  Gr8ness: Carthage Bulldogs receive 2020 state football championship rings

  Clint Fuller hired as new Kilgore High School head coach

Fuller has been the defensive coordinator at Pleasant Grove for the past three seasons.

Five Tyler Legacy student-athletes sign with college programs

It was signing day on Monday for five Tyler Legacy student-athletes.

  #FightforFive: West Sabine dedicating playoff run to former teammate

The West Sabine Softball team is looking to honor a former teammate on this year's playoff run.

  Gary Vanya retiring from Hemphill as AD/HFC

Gary Vanya is calling it a career after leading Hemphill to the playoffs four of the past five seasons.

  Softball Bi-district playoffs start up on Wednesday

  Pack down Nac 3-2 to close out time at Morris Frank Park

Lady Pack shut out Nac 17-0 to open new softball field

  Lovelady softball team headed to playoffs after historic district title

  Lufkin christens new baseball facility with 7-1 win over Livingston

Grapeland reassigns AD Terry Ward

  Lufkin football begins spring practices with lots of holes to fill

The Lufkin Panthers are back on the field for spring practices.

  San Augustine, West Sabine make head coaching hires Thursday night

San Augustine and West Sabine looked to their own when hiring for the vacant AD positions.

  Mahomes: ‘Ahead of schedule’ on recovery

Patrick Mahomes is out of a boot and on the road to a return to football.

  WebXtra: New field for a classic game; Lufkin ISD set to host first games on new baseball, softball fields

Lufkin ISD set to host first games on new baseball, softball fields

  Lufkin ISD set to host first games on new baseball, softball fields

The new baseball and softball fields will be ready to go this weekend at Lufkin High School.

Richard Strickland resigns from Pewitt ISD

Pewitt will have a third head coach in as many seasons when the 2021 school year starts.

  Alto baseball first in 22-2A standings after dramatic win over Cushing

The Alto Yellowjackets are leading their district after a walk off grand slam on Thursday.

  WEBXTRA: Historic win for Central ISD girls track team

The central ISD Girls Track Track team wins their district meet for the widest time in school history.

UIL Regional soccer finals matchups for East Texas teams

Only three East Texas teams are left in the UIL soccer playoffs.

  WebXtra: Soccer now part of Corrigan-Camden HS athletics program

Corrigan-Camden will be the next school in East Texas to add soccer to its Boys and Girls athletic programs.

Mike Wood stepping down as Kilgore head football coach, will remain AD

The Kilgore Bulldogs will be led by a new coach in 2021.

  Longview and Palestine boys, Henderson girls heading to soccer regional finals

The Longview Lobos soccer team is in the UIL Regional semifinals for the first time in school history.

Henderson reassigns Athletic Director Phil Castles

Phil Castles will no longer be the head football coach for the Henderson Lions.

  Nacogdoches soccer in regional semifinal after thrilling OT win over Lufkin

The Nacogdoches Dragons pulled off a last second overtime win to advance in the playoffs.

  Marty Murr leaving San Augustine for Jarrell ISD job

Marty Murr is heading west to take over the Jarrell ISD football program.

Allen ISD hires East Texas native Chad Morris as next head football coach

Chad Morris will be the next head football coach at the largest school in Texas.

Legacy’s Kah’Lil Montague wins powerlifting gold

KahLil Montague wowed the crowd at the 2021 Texas High School state powerlifting meet.

  7 Lufkin football players sign to play with college programs

Seven Lufkin football players signed to play with college programs this week.

HOMECOMING: New Alto athletic director returns to alma mater

Alto ISD is welcoming home Lance Gamble as their next head football coach and athletic director.

  Grapeland boys basketball looking for first state title since 1985

The Grapeland Sandies boy's basketball team is looking to bring a state title back to town this weekend.

East Texas athletic programs mourn loss of two coaches this week

Retired Coach Chris Lashley and Coach Tim Johnson are being mourned this week in East Texas.

  Grapeland, Tatum advance to state basketball championships

Grapeland, Tatum boys basketball teams heading to state following Tuesday night wins.

  3 East Texas districts announce football coaching hires

Three East Texas school boards announced the hiring of football coaches on Monday night.

  Three East Texas basketball teams left entering the final week of the 2020-21 season

Three tams are left in the UIL basketball season.

  Grapeland advances to state semifinal after win over LaPoynor

The Grapeland Sandies are back in the state semifinals after beating LaPoynor on Friday night.

UIL leaves decision with school systems on mask requirements

The UIL, (University Interscholastic League), updated their guidelines following the governor’s announcement to lift the mask mandate with an executive order.

  WEBXTRA: 2 Nacogdoches High School athletes sign with Oklahoma Weslyan, Wooster

Two Nacogdoches high school students made their college choices official on Thursday morning.

  UIL Region III final set for Grapeland, LaPoynor

Grapeland and LaPoynor will battle it out to go to state next week.

  State organizations making changes for high school sports COVID-19 protocols

Changes will be coming to the UIL COVID-19 protocols in the next week.

  Playoff Scores: Boys Regional Semifinals, Girls Regional Finals

Basketball Playoff Updates

  Ricky Meeks leaving Alto to take over Center Roughriders

Ricky Meeks is leaving Alto to become the new head football coach at Center.

  UIL Basketball Playoffs: Boys Reg. Quarterfinals, Girls Reg. Semifinals

Updated Basketball playoffs

  Basketball Playoff Scores: Boys Area, Girls Regional Quarterfinals

basketball playoff update

Updated Girls Basketball brackets

Here are the latest basketball pairings for the girls playoffs

  UIL adjusts basketball calendar to account for weather

The University Interscholastic League (UIL) has released updated basketball playoff information to account for the interruptions created by the severe weather.

  Boys High School Bi-District scores

Boys basketball Bi-District

  Dunbar Hall of Honor keep the past alive

The Dunbar Hall of Honor lets you walk into the past and see the glory days of the old Dunbar High School.

UIL working on plan to accommodate playoff basketball teams affected by winter storms

The UIL is monitoring the winter storms and looking at how it could affect it could have on the basketball playoffd

  Lufkin Lady Pack begin playoff run Friday against Hallsville

The Lufkin girls basketball team hopes to pick up a win Friday so they can continue their season.

  Construction moving along for new Lufkin ISD baseball/softball complex

The new fields at the high school are moving along but it is hard to say if they will be ready for this season.

Brownsboro finds new football coach in Lance Connot

Brownsboro is looking to Rivercrest for their next head football coach.

  Former Lufkin standout JJ Montgomery leading high school team to playoffs

Jeremy Montgomery took all that he learned in high school, college and pro ball and is applying it to his new team.

Marcus Gold leaving Whitehouse for head coaching job at Wylie East

Whitehouse will be looking for a new head coach after Marcus Gold was hired as the Wylie East Head Coach.

  WebXtra: Nacogdoches High School swim team headed to regionals

The Nacogdoches High School swim team is marking its 18th straight year of sending swimmers to regionals.

  East Texas student-athletes participate in National Signing Day

National Signing Day is here and East Texas student-athletes are moving on to the next level.

  Douglass Lady Indians looking for perfect regular season mark on Tuesday night

The Douglass Lady Indians are looking to close out the regular basketball season with a win on Tuesday night which will give the team a perfect 24-0 record.

Former students, coaches from Lufkin Dunbar receive PVIL Hall of Fame plaques

The PVIL honored former Lufkin Dunbar student-athletes and coaches on Saturday in Lufkin.

  Luis Flores records another hat trick for Lufkin Soccer

Luis Flores continues to lead Lufkin to victory.

Mount Vernon promotes Brad Willard to head football coach

Mount Vernon ISD is promoting their offensive coordinator to the head football coach position.

  Cushing’s Deuce Garrett surpasses 2,000 career points

Deuce Garrett joined a special club after his game on Tuesday night.

Former Carthage RB Keaontay Ingram announces transfer to USC

Former Carthage standout Keaontay Ingram is leaving the Lone Star State to join the USC football program.

UIL announces changes to basketball, soccer state tournaments

The UIL state basketball and soccer tournaments will look different this year.

Jimmy Thompson stepping down as head coach at Crockett

Jimmy Thompson is stepping away from the Crockett athletic department.

  Luis Flores enters the Lufkin soccer record book

Luis Flores is not satisfied with 67 goals so far in his high school career. His goal is 100 goals.

Former Lufkin Panther Ja’Lynn Polk transferring from Texas Tech

Ja'Lynn Polk will be looking for a new school to attend and play football for.

  Mahomes, Brady set to clash in what could be epic championship showdown

Patrick Mahomes is back in the Super Bowl and this time he gets to play against one of the greatest athletes of all-time.

Texans interview Josh McCown for head coaching job

While he is not considered a favorite for the position, this could signify McCown wanting to enter the coaching world.

  WebXtra: Expectations high for Garrison on first day of baseball season

The rainy and cold conditions were less than ideal but it was a great day for baseball in Garrison.