Young boxers are working hard ready to showcase their skills this Saturday and Sunday with the West Texas Junior Olympics Box-off Fundraising Event being held at the CenterPointe Event Center at 4925 Marsha Sharp Freeway.
A world champion swimmer, former University of Texas athlete and former Lubbock High swimmer Madisyn Cox is suing a Dallas-based health company claiming that its multivitamins led to her suspension from international competition.
No. 16 Texas Tech baseball battled back from a 9-3 hole to send the game into extras before falling, 11-10, in 11 innings against No. 18 Baylor Thursday night at Rip Griffin Park in the first of a three-game series, presented by Texas Farm Bureau.
Mike Vasquez is no stranger to marathons. The Lubbock native, wounded in Afghanistan in 2009, has competed in races in Detroit, New York, and Washington. He now has another race in his collection - the Boston Marathon.
Just two days after McLane Carter announced that he would be entering the transfer portal and leaving Texas Tech, another quarterback announced he would be leaving the program as well, Thursday afternoon.
Putting pen to paper and signing a letter of intent to play at the collegiate level is a dream for many of our local athletes. Wednesday morning, Lubbock Cooper had four Pirates sign their letter of intents to go play their respective sport at the next level.
Following a cancellation of last weekend’s schedule match with LSU, Texas Tech will return home for a newly-added exhibition with Lubbock Christian University on Wednesday. It will be the first time the squads have faced off.
On Monday, the Springlake-Earth ISD Board approved former Red Raider and NFL Player Manny Ramirez to become one of the assistant coaches for the Wolverines. According to head football coach Israel DeLeon, Ramirez will be the Offensive Coordinator and offensive line coach for the Wolverines.
Before calling the four seniors on stage, Coach Beard stated while fighting back tears, “These guys embodied everything perfectly about our program, and the record books may not show it, but I think they’re champions.”
Due to the big game tonight, some schools have adjusted some schedules to help the younger Red Raider fans in school on Tuesday. Tipoff is at 8:20 p.m. CST, so the game is expected to last until after 10 p.m. with celebrations lasting even longer.
City officials plan to close Broadway from Avenue U to University Ave. starting at 6 p.m. tonight. The roadway is closed to vehicle traffic, but pedestrians will be able to visit the businesses on Broadway during their regular business hours.
Excited students from the bars along Broadway Street flooded into the intersection with University Avenue, a car parked on Broadway was flipped over as fans climbed on top, scooters and couches were burned in the street.
No. 11 Texas Tech utilized a 13-run fourth inning and five strong innings from Caleb Kilian to secure the series victory over Kansas Saturday afternoon following a 19-4 rout at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
What has been more than 70 years in the making culminated Saturday morning when the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 2019 induction class, including the Wayland Baptist University Flying Queens.
Texas Tech Football invaded Midland for the seventh-straight year Friday evening, bringing a vibrant tailgating scene to Grande Communications Stadium as well as a back-and-forth battle between the Red Raider offense and defense.