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COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Brady native returns home for dream job

The Bulldogs' new head football coach is a 1997 graduate of the school

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: TLCA hopeful for turnaround season

Eagles struggled through winless year in 2016

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Sonora ready for another run at title No. 6

The Broncos went 12-2 last year and return two of the state's most dynamic players

Class 1A Veribest, Water Valley darlings of Nita Vannoy Volleyball Tournament

The two small-school volleyball programs continued their hot start to the season at the 32-team tournament

Bushland denies Central tournament championship

Class 4A defending state champs stop Lady Cats in Nita Vannoy Memorial volleyball tournament final

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Coleman faces many challenges in 2017

An inexperienced Bluecats team must tackle a difficult schedule

Central advances to Nita Vannoy Finals

Central Lady Cats advance to Nita Vannoy Gold Bracket Finals against Bushland. Game time 7 p.m. Saturday at Babe...

Nita Vannoy Tournament Friday pool play

A look at local and area teams at the Nita Vannoy Tournament.

1A Water Valley topples three bigger schools at Nita Vannoy Memorial Tournament

Lady Wildcats advance to Gold Bracket of Nita Vannoy Memorial Volleyball Tournament

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Mueller aims to take Grape Creek to next level

New Eagles coach has been a part of successful programs before at White Oak and Stephenville

Lake View volleyball hits the court

The 2017 Lake View Maidens have taken to the court to begin volleyball season.

Nita Vannoy Memorial Preview

A look at the nine area teams who will be competing at the Nita Vannoy Memorial Volleyball Tournament Aug. 18-19 at...

First Day with Lake View's Ben Lyons

First day of football practice for the Lake View Chiefs and new defensive coordinator Ben Lyons, who played for Lake...

Central Bobcats begin fall workouts

Fall workouts started Monday, Aug. 14, for San Angelo Central High School's football team.

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Weston revamping Reagan County

The Owls are transforming from an old-school offense to a nontraditional look

Coaches have long history with Nita Vannoy Volleyball Tournament

Central's Bozarth, Lake View's Gould first experienced event as players

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Ballinger begins new chapter under Lipsey

The Bearcats' head coach led another Runnels County school, Winters, to the state semifinals 19 years ago

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Inexperienced Christoval embracing challenge

Cougars eager to prove they can build on last year's 8-2 record

Wall, Mason represent Concho Valley in AP Top 10 preseason poll

The Associated Press released its 2017 preseason rankings Monday

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Ozona setting lofty goals

The Lions are looking to build upon last season's district title

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Experienced Winters seeks improvement

The Blizzards return 17 starters from last season's team, perhaps setting the table for a better year in 2017

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Panther Creek back among state's elite

The Panthers have some strong returners from last year's team that finished 12-1

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Bronte set to close 11-man chapter

The Bronte Longhorns will play their final season of 11-man football in 2017.

Experienced Menard eyes turnaround season

The Yellow Jackets football team returns 10 starters on each side of the ball

Hornets hope to end playoff drought

The Hornets haven't been to the playoffs since 2004

North Texas town featured on ESPN unable to play football in 2017

Amidst receiving national attention after their 2016 football season was saved by a girl joining the team, the Harrold...

Cornerstone's Simon wins three golds in national track competition

Cornerstone's Simon wins three golds in national track competition

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Junction begins new era under McAdams

Junction High School has a new head football coach in Rob McAdams but expects similar or better results

CHS volleyball team improves to 2-0 with road win

Lady Cats to play in Duncanville Tourney this weekend

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: New era begins in Eldorado

Former Central High School assistant coach Michael Johnson hopes to engineer similar turnaround as the one he...

High school football practices mark start of season Aug. 7

This year, high school football in Texas is getting its latest possible start

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Miles poised for breakout year

Bulldogs head coach believes this is the season he's been waiting for

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Lohn hopes to build on small victories

The Eagles begin their third season under head coach Austin Simpson.

Three Wall players, one from Reagan County named first-team all-state in baseball

The Texas Sports Writers Association All-State Baseball Team had players from seven Concho Valley schools.

Mason still one of the heavyweights in Class 2A

The Punchers are 71-8 in six years under head coach Kade Burns, and they appear poised for another strong season.

Lyons named Lake View defensive coordinator

Longtime Chiefs' assistant promoted to lead defense; Ozona assistant named offensive coordinator

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Robert Lee hopes to bounce back in 2017

The Steers were dealt a difficult situation last year with injuries and a youthful team.

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Sterling City aiming for district title

Sterling City knows the best way to set up a playoff run is by winning a district championship

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Garden City loading up for another successful season

The Garden City Bearkats appear poised to again be among the state's elite in 2017.

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Veribest looking to build on last year's historic playoff trip

For the first time ever, the Veribest Falcons are entering the fall with postseason experience.

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Gibson looks to put Paint Rock back in playoffs

The longtime assistant felt compelled to take over the program after another coaching departure.

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Young Rochelle, new coach eye return to playoffs

Hornets want to return to playoffs after missing in 2016

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Eden Bulldogs hungry for playoffs, district title

Heartbreaker kept team out of postseason in 2016

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Water Valley seeks to regain championship form

The Wildcats are in their first year under former Abilene Cooper offensive coordinator Keith Woolfe.

San Angelo's Smith fires record-tying 61 at Abilene golf tournament

The Central High School senior-to-be capped a big win at the Abilene golf tournament.

Lake View announces head football coach

The Chiefs selected a successful coach from the 2A ranks as Doug Kuhlmann's successor.

Lake View soccer teams move forward with new coaches

The Chiefs and Maidens will each welcome a new coach for the 2018 season.

Lake View football coach Kuhlmann resigns

After six seasons with the Lake View Chiefs, Doug Kuhlmann has resigned.

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. leaves game after ankle sprain

The Giants' star wide receiver took a hit to the leg and was later ruled out.

Group of Browns players kneel, huddle during national anthem

Several Browns players chose not to stand during the national anthem.

Indians' Andrew Miller, Carlos Santana leave game with injuries

Miller reaggravates right knee patella tendinitis, while Santana exits with lower back tightness.

MLB's 2018 free agent class: Stars hit some bumps on road to riches

It will be the greatest free agent class in baseball history - but this season shows the market will be quite fluid...

Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor hype train rolls on with a left-handed concoction

As people try to portray upcoming bout as competitive, Mayweather's 'weakness' against southpaws has...

Eagles' Bryce Treggs called out by Packers' Damarious Randall after 'dirty' hit, fine

Saying that he had been fined $25,000, Eagles receiver Bryce Treggs defended himself against accusations he made a...

Wall Falls to Nacogdoches Central Heights 10-0 in the 3A State Final

Wall Wins 3A State Semifinal 5-1 over Georgetown Gateway Prep

UIL State Track and Field Championships 2017

High School Track & Field: Region II-1A Track & Field Meet, 04-2817

High School Baseball: Central vs. Waco Midway, April 12, 2017

Col. Michael Downs bids farewell to San Angelo

During an emotional farewell, Downs expressed his admiration for his servicemembers and the community of San Angelo.

Historic black church faces its demise

The last five parishioners of a historic 134-year-old black church face tough decisions on church's future.