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Fisher Speaks Before Brazos County Coach’s Night

Texas A&M head football coach Jimbo Fisher spoke briefly with the media Monday at Kyle Field before taking the stage for the Brazos County A&M Club Coach’s Night. The event was the second in a six-cit- tour for Fisher, who is set to meet with A&M Clubs in Houston, Ft. Worth, Dallas and San Antonio (the […]

Balk gives Astros 8-7 win, first 4-game sweep of Rangers

By SCHUYLER DIXON ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ George Springer scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning on a balk after homering on the first pitch of the game, and the Houston Astros swept their Texas rivals in a four-game series for the first time, beating the Rangers 8-7 despite blowing a six-run lead Sunday. […]

Sammy Watson claims 800m title on final day of NCAA Championships

EUGENE – Texas A&M freshman Sammy Watson won the 800m final amid adverse weather conditions in front of a crowd of 12,998 on the final day of the NCAA Championships held at Hayward Field. In cool conditions, with temperatures in the low 50s, and showers that turned into downpours, Watson drove to the finish line as she took […]

Women’s Basketball Adds Latvian National Team Center Anna Dreimane

From Texas A&M women’s basketball announced the addition of Anna Dreimane, a Latvian National Team member and Colorado State transfer, Thursday. “Anna is an agile and mobile player with an inside-out game that will only get better from daily battles with our already solid front court and SEC competition,” said Texas A&M head coach […]

Kristen Clark scores first point for Aggie women at NCAA Championships

EUGENE – Kristen Clark scored the first point for the Aggie women with an eighth-place performance in the javelin at the NCAA Championship on Thursday with 9,702 in attendance at Hayward Field. In semifinal races, the Texas A&M tandem of Jazmine Frayand Sammy Watson were the top qualifiers in the 800m for Saturday’s final. Clark’s first round throw of 173-4 (52.83) […]

Gattis and Cole lead Astros past Rangers 5-2

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer and an RBI single, and Gerrit Cole allowed one run over six solid innings as the Houston Astros topped the Texas Rangers 5-2 on Thursday night. Alex Bregman also homered for the Astros, and Jose Altuve had three singles after coming in with a big […]

Capitals beat Golden Knights 4-3, win their 1st Stanley Cup

LAS VEGAS (AP) _ The Washington Capitals have won their first Stanley Cup. Alex Ovechkin scored midway through the game and Lars Eller had a go-ahead goal with 6:37 left in the third period, lifting the Capitals to a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5 on Thursday night. The expansion Golden […]

Keeli Milligan and Samantha Show Leaving Texas A&M Softball Program

The Texas A&M softball team has confirmed a report that both Keeli Milligan and Samantha Show, a pair of starters, have left the program. The program has released the following statement: “Both Keeli and Sam have decided to leave the program on their own accord. We wish them the very best in both of their […]

Colon’s 243rd win matches Marichal when Rangers beat A’s 8-2

By STEPHEN HAWKINS ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Bartolo Colon worked five innings for his 243rd career victory, matching Hall of Fame pitcher Juan Marichal for the most by a player born in the Dominican Republic when the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 8-2 on Wednesday night. The 45-year-old Colon (3-3), in his fourth attempt […]

Astros use big 7th inning to get 7-5 win over Mariners

By KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) _ Houston’s knack for scoring late in games helped the Astros to another victory on Wednesday night. Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer early and Yuli Gurriel added a two-RBI single in a four-run seventh inning that lifted the Astros to a 7-5 win over the Seattle Mariners. Wednesday’s seventh-inning […]

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