“I have a been a head golf coach for about eight years, it’s been a little bit I was the assistant coach at Corsicana also. So, and I’ve been around it, My son was a golfer at Whitehouse. So, I’ve been around the golf the junior program for quite some time now.”
Following three strikeouts from Isaac Sapp to start the game, the Lufkin Majors All-Stars made sure to get the bats going early against Rose Capital East in the Little League District 10 Championship game Friday night at Morris Frank Park.
Three junior golfers from Angelina County will be in San Antonio starting Thursday for a three day event that puts some of the top youth golfers from Texas against some of the top youth golfers from Mexico.
Big hits from Huntington’s Emma Tatum and Diboll’s Skylar Martin led the Angelina All-Stars to a 7-2 win over the East Texas All-Stars in the 5th annual East Texas All-Star game presented by Integra Insurance Services.
Davonte Fitzgerald is trading in the pine trees for palm trees. The former SFA player and grad assistant coach has been hired by the NBA’s Orlando magic as a video assistant and player development coach.
The Stephen F. Austin Track & Field program will steadily represent at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon this week at the historic Hayward Field. Competition will take place from Wednesday, June 8-Saturday, June 11.
The 63rd edition of the “Texas bible” will feature East Texan Jeff Traylor on the cover.Traylor is on the cover with long-time friend and Texas Tech coach Joey McGuire. The cover reads - “Forged on Friday. How Texas High School coaches took over college football”.
Summer time means kids have lots of free time and parents will be eager to the them off the gaming system and out of the house. Several coaches at SFA and Angelina College will be hosting camps in the coming weeks for different age groups.
Dana Bohlten, Mount Vernon softball coach, said, “We’re just so excited to be here. Our girls have worked so hard, throughout the playoffs. I just couldn’t be more proud. We’re just excited to get there.”
The Nacogdoches native continues to impress down on the farm. In his latest outing on May 27, Rodriguez threw seven innings and recorded 10 strikeouts and just two hits. He threw 88 pitches and recorded 68 strikes.