The Junior PGA Chamionship is being held at Miramont Country Club. Kristen Gillman of Austin, Texas, took the 18-hole lead in the girls’ division, while a group of four are tied in the boys’ division after day one. Luis Gagne of Florida; Triston Fisher of Southlake, Texas; S.M. Lee of Buford, Georgia; and Parker Reddig of […]
ALLEN, Texas (AP) — A suburban Dallas school board has approved $2 million in funding for repairs to flaws that closed its $60 million high school football stadium. The Allen school board approved two resolutions that allocate the money and authorize the school district superintendent to pursue a repair contract. The board says it doesn’t […]
GLASGOW, Scotland – Three Aggies were in action at Hampden Park Stadium on the second day of track and field events in the 20th Commonwealth Games. Bralon Taplin ran in the opening round of the men’s 400m as Shavez Hart and Kanika Beckles each contested semifinal races in their respective events, the men’s 200m and women’s […]
By LARRY BOWEN WACO — Bryan Harvey’s journey through the elimination bracket of the Southwest Regional surely will get rougher, but for one night Harvey found a soft landing place. The Major Girls from Harvey bounced back from dropping their opener at the Little League softball tournament, cruising to a 16-1 victory against over-matched Arkansas […]
HOUSTON (AP) _ Chris Carter, Jason Castro, Marc Krauss and Matt Dominguez each hit a home run as the Houston Astros snapped a five-game skid with a 7-3 win over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night. Carter hit a monstrous three-run shot to center field in the third to give the Astros a lead, and […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for the Texas Rangers in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night. Darvish shouted out and pumped his fist after his final strikeout, when Brian McCann swung […]
Vincenzo Nibali coasted to the Tour de France title Sunday to become the first Sicilian to win cycling’s greatest race since Marco Pantani in 1998. Marcel Kittel of Germany won Stage 21 in a sprint with overall winner Nibali finishing 24 seconds later.
Capturing his fifth Brickyard 400 victory title yesterday, Jeff Gordon looked like the driver he was 20 years ago when he captured his first. It’s one of the biggest NASCAR races every year and 24 loved that his family was there to share it. The win moved Gordon into a tie with Michael Schumacher who […]
John Jaso drove in three runs as the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-3 last night. Jaso had a run-scoring single during Oakland’s five-run second inning and added a two-run double in the fifth. Miles Mikolas allowed seven earned runs on seven hits and four walks in 4 2-3 innings.
HOUSTON (AP) _ Garrett Jones and Marcell Ozuna homered to lead the Miami Marlins over the Houston Astros 4-2 yesterday. Jones’ homer capped a three-run first for the Marlins. Ozuna padded the lead with his solo shot in the sixth. Miami has won seven of eight following a six-game skid. The Astros have lost five […]