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ET3 Camp Underway Friday

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The Sixth Annual Earl Thomas Youth Football Camp kicked off Friday at the West Orange-Stark High School.  Several thousand young people signed up to be part of the camp which features Thomas and several other National Football League players as instructors. Orange Mayor Jimmy Sims was present and gave his appreciation for the work done ...

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Astros Sweep Athletics

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OAKLAND — The Astros won their 50th game of the season on Thursday afternoon, holding off an A’s rally for a 12-9 victory to complete a four-game sweep at Oakland Coliseum. It marked the Astros’ 10th straight win at the Coliseum and makes them the fourth-fastest team to 50 wins this century. “It doesn’t really ...

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Astros Beat A’s 5-1

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OAKLAND — The Astros won their ninth straight game played at the Coliseum on Wednesday night, using a sixth-inning rally and a strong start from right-hander Mike Fiers to beat the A’s, 5-1. Fiers pitched six scoreless innings, before allowing a run without recording an out in the seventh. He allowed three hits and three ...

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LSU In Final Four

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LSU senior Jared Poche’ put the Tigers in the semifinal round of the 2017 College World Series with a record-setting 39th career victory, 7-4, over Florida State on Wednesday night at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Poche’, who broke a tie with Scott Schultz to become LSU’s career wins leader, threw eight innings, allowing only four ...

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Landry Leaving WOS

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After six seasons Shea Landry is leaving West Orange-Stark as the head baseball coach to join the Bridge City Cardinals as an assistant baseball and football coach. “Right now this is the best move for me and my family,” Landry said.  “I have a lot of memorable moments at WOS and I’ll miss working with ...

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Svebek Wins Bassmaster Open

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Carl Svebek started the day in second place behind T-Roy Broussard but at the end of the day he was holding the trophy as the winner of the Bassmaster Open Tournament on the Sabine River.  The win gives him a spot in next year’s Bassmaster Classic.  Svebek talks about the baits he used in a video on ...

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Locals Make Top 12

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The field of 185 was cut down to 12 for tomorrow’s final round of the Bassmaster Open in Orange. The 12 pro’s and top 12 co-anglers start at 6am with weigh in at 3pm. Pictured is Jonathon Simon of Orange who made a big move Friday.  Also Trey Smith and Carl Svebek represent the Orange ...

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Day One of the Open

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T-Roy Broussard from Swamp People is in first place after Day One of the Bassmaster Open.  He finished with 15-0 including a 5-5 kicker bass.  Day Two take off is at 6am Friday.  Elite fishermen Josh Bertrand and Chad Morgenthaler are second and third and Trey Smith from Orange is fourth at 12-15.   Full ...

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Open Tournament Begins Thursday

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Fishermen have learned that just because you’re fishing for bass around here, doesn’t mean you’ll always catch a bass.  (Josh Bensema)   Two hundred boats take off Thursday morning at 6am as the Bassmaster Open Central #2 Tournament begins and runs through Saturday.  The Orange Boat Ramp is the site for the takeoff and weigh-in ...

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College World Series Schedule

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  – All times are Eastern Game 1: No. 1 Oregon State vs. Cal State Fullerton, Saturday, June 17, 3 p.m., ESPN Game 2: No. 4 LSU vs. Florida State, Saturday, June 17, 8 p.m., ESPN Game 3: No. 7 Louisville vs. Texas A&M, Sunday, June 18, 2 p.m., ESPN Game 4: No. 3 Florida vs. No. 6 TCU, Sunday, June ...

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