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Cuero's Davyon Williams takes first at the Meet of Champions

Williams takes gold again

VICTORIA,Texas-- Some might remember his face and name from Friday. He was named Athlete of the Week. Davyon Williams competed this weekend in the Meet of Champions. All competitors from the UIL and TAPPS state track meet who took gold…

Sam Houston wins the FCS title

Sam Houston wins FCS title with late TD over South Dakota St

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The way Sam Houston handled everything in the longest and most unusual college football season, coach K.C. Keeler felt it was fitting that the Bearkats got their first FCS national title with a last-minute touchdown after…

Spurs to take part in the play-in tournament

Moore, short-handed Suns hold off Spurs 123-121

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Phoenix Suns got some needed rest for their All-Star backcourt and kept alive their chances of becoming the NBA’s top seed. E’Twaun Moore scored 22 points and made a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds remaining that…

Astros sweep the Rangers

Four-run eighth sends Astros past Rangers, 6-2

HOUSTON (AP) — Chas McCormick had a two-run single as part of a four-run eighth, Lance McCullers Jr. threw six scoreless innings and the Houston Astros won their sixth straight, 6-2 over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. Houston loaded the…

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson scores stoppage-time winner

Score helps Liverpool defeat West Bromwich Albion

Originally Published: 16 MAY 21 14:46 ET By George Ramsay, CNN (CNN) -- Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson swapped saving goals for scoring one as his stunning stoppage-time header helped Liverpool defeat West Bromwich Albion 2-1 on Sunday. It's the first…

Tim Duncan named in the NBA Hall of Fame

Popovich misses game to attend Duncan’s Hall enshrinement

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Gregg Popovich took Saturday off, for good reason. There was no way he was going to miss Tim Duncan’s enshrinement into the Basketball Hall of Fame. The Spurs played Saturday afternoon without their head coach, after…

Astros defeat Rangers

Correa, Tucker lead Astros past Rangers 6-5

HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa and Kyle Tucker each homered to help Luis Garcia earn his first career win as the Houston Astros held on to beat the Texas Rangers 6-5 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win. Correa…

Austin FC loses to LA Galaxy

LA Galaxy defeats Austin FC 2-0

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Javier “Chicharito” Hernández continued his early-season rampage with his Major League Soccer-leading seventh goal, leading the LA Galaxy to a 2-0 victory over expansion Austin FC on Saturday. Sebastian Lletget also scored in the first half…

UHV golf signs Blinn College transfer

UHV signs John Baker

VICTORIA,Texas--University of Houston-Victoria men's golf coach Garrett Adair announce the signing of Blinn College transfer John Baker to the 2021-22 season. Baker just wrapped up a two-year career with Blinn helping guide the Buccaneers to the NJCAA men's national championship.…

West Warriors are the quarterfinals champions

West Warriors heading to the semi-finals

VICTORIA,Texas--The Victoria West Warriors are your regional quarterfinal champions! This is the first time in West school history to reach this far in the playoffs after defeating Sharyland Pioneer. Alexis James started on the mound for the Warriors. Katarina Zarate…

Athlete of the Week: May 10-14

Cuero high jumper Davyon Williams

VICTORIA,Texas--Our Athlete of the Week this week is Cuero state champion, Davyon Williams. Williams competed in the UIL 4A state track meet in the high jump event. He went…

How organizers plan to make the Olympics happen

Japan has expanded it's COVID-19 state of emergency

Originally Published: 14 MAY 21 04:33 ET Updated: 14 MAY 21 10:15 ET By George Ramsay, CNN (CNN) -- Despite protests from the public, skepticism from stakeholders and an ongoing state of emergency in Tokyo and other prefectures, organizers maintain…

UHV Jaguars recognized on the NAIA All-America team

Wilks, Lopez named to NAIA All-America team

VICTORIA,Texas--Two members of the University of Houston-Victoria men’s soccer team earned recognition on the 2020 NAIA Men’s Soccer All-America team on Thursday. Senior defender Connagh Wilks and sophomore midfielder Karlo Lopez were recognized on the All-America honorable mention team. The…

Spurs go down to the Nets with Hardens return

Harden returns to score 18 points, Nets beat Spurs 128-116

NEW YORK (AP) — Forget being a reserve. James Harden was sidelined so long he couldn’t remember what it was like even to be a starter. It all came back quickly, just as he expected. “Not to like brag or…

Astros defeat Angels 9-1

Astros slug season-high 5 homers to rout Angels 9-1

HOUSTON (AP) — José Altuve and Yuli Gurriel homered early as the Houston Astros hit a season-high five long balls Wednesday night in a 9-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels. Altuve launched a leadoff homer and Gurriel, who also…

East Titans baseball awards

Titans at the baseball awards

VICTORIA,Texas-- The East Titans baseball team received some awards for this past season. Hunter Baros won the gold glove e for the infield. Kaden Kille received academic scholar and the heart award. Caleb Korczynski rated the top pitcher. Cory Cann…

West Warriors have their first spring scrimmage game

West teams gray and white faced off in scrimmage

VICTORIA,Texas--Football season is right around the corner. The West Warriors football team played in their spring game at Memorial Stadium. The Warriors went 8-4 last year losing to district rival the Flour Bluff Hornets 28-21 in the third round of…

Astros defeat Angles late into the game

Ohtani, McCullers duel into late innings, Astros beat Angels

HOUSTON (AP) — From pitching to hitting to playing right field, Shohei Ohtani did a little bit of everything for the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night. But a strong performance from Lance McCullers Jr. combined with a late surge…

UHV Jaguars athletic programs capturing conference championships

UHV riding high behind four conference titles

VICTORIA,Texas--Despite the many hardships COVID-19 has thrown at the University of Houston-Victoria athletic program this past year, the Jaguars have stepped up and turned in one of their best performances since beginning an athletic program in 2009. Four of the…

UHV Jaguars are going to the NAIA tornamnent

UHV softball headed to Hattiesburg

VICTORIA,Texas--The University of Houston-Victoria Jaguars softball team will be headed to Hattiesburg, Miss., for the NAIA Opening Round. The Jaguars will be the fourth seed at the tournament and will be joined by No. 1 seed William Carey, No. 2…

Two Full Force athletes heading to Alabama

Paxton Henley and Jayden McCarter competing in the trampoline tournament

VICTORIA,Texas--Later this week, two trampoline athletes will be heading to Birmingham, Alabama for the USA Trampoline Elite Challenge from May the 13th through the 16th. This will be a level 10 competition where the top athletes in the country will…

Spurs defeat Bucks ending their winning streak

Spurs’ record-setting 1st half ends Bucks’ streak, 146-125

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs used the agony of their most humiliating defeat this season as motivation for an uplifting victory, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. DeMar DeRozan had 23 points and the…

Wizards' Westbrook makes history

Westbrook breaks Robertson’s NBA triple-double record

ATLANTA (AP) — Oscar Robertson’s NBA record of 181 triple-doubles had stood since 1974 and was once thought to be untouchable — until Russell Westbrook surpassing it became inevitable. Westbrook got it done Monday night, hardly a surprise given that…