Don Brubaker

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Don Brubaker has been sports director at Newscenter 25 since August, 1984. This Houston native came to Victoria after four and a half years working in the sports department at KPRC-TV in Houston. Before graduating from the University of Houston Don also worked in the sports departments of the Houston Post and KPRC radio. While at KAVU, Don has won state awards for his sportscasting from the Texas Girls Coaches Association and by the Associated Press.

In 2010, Don received the sports award from the African-American Chamber Of Commerce of Victoria. In 2011, Don received state Sportswriter of the Year honors from TAPPS. In that same year Don and “Friday Football Fever” were featured in “Texas High School Football: More Than The Game”, a special exhibit at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin. In 2012, Don received the golf media excellence award from the Southern Texas PGA. Don and his wife, Cecilia, have two grandsons, Nick and Luke.


H.S. Basketball Finals 1-26

Edna Powerlifter Paces The State

Brake Check Brakeout Athlete Of The Week

UHV Softball Preps For Pre-Season

West Girls Basketball Cleared Of Vandalism At Tuloso-Midway

Super Bowl 50 Golden Football Comes To Victoria

H.S. Basketball Finals 1-29

Warrior Diver Wins District

H.S. Basketball Finals 1-22

Victoria's Super Bowl Veteran Speaks At West Football Banquet

West Spring Girls Golf Invitational Results

Edna Receiver May Change College Commitment

West, East Wrestling Take On Moody

East Softball's New Head Coach

Generals Name New Assistant Coach

UHV Softball Makes NAIA National Poll

H.S. Basketball Finals 1-19

West Soccer Loses Twice At Flour Bluff

High School Basketball Finals 1-19

H.S. Basketball Finals 1-19

Victoria Youth Soccer Registration

East-West Boys Basketball's Controversial Ending

Brake Check Brakeout Athlete Of The Week

Brake Check Brakeout Athlete Of The Week

East Volleyball Star Signs With Trinity

VISD Swimming Hosts Three Area Teams

VISD Wrestling Vs. S.A. Highlands

Colony Creek Ladies' Golfers Help Local H.S. Girls Golf Programs

H.S. Basketball Finals 1-15

Calhoun Baseball Star Signs With Junior College

Cuero Football Documentary Plays In Cuero

West Vs. East Boys Basketball Preview

UHV Softball Signs Two Victoria Players

East Receiver Makes College Commitment

East Basketball Sweeps Tuloso-Midway