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Youngblood Starts College Soccer

Zach Youngblood

Zach Youngblood, the first scholarship soccer player from Bridge City, will begin play next week as a goal keeper with his new team, the Gorlocks of Webster Univeristy in St. Louis.  The Webster University men’s soccer team was tied for second in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference coaches’ preseason poll for 2015.  The Gorloks, who ...

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Vote For Alexus

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The website Mile Split TX is having a popularity voting contest for the Top Female Track athlete this year.  Among the nominees is recent Bridge City graduate and UT-Arlington freshman Alexus Henry.  Henry won her second gold medal in the 4A High Jump at the State Meet in May.  You can vote for her at the link ...

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Vidor Football Preview

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  The Vidor Pirates slumped last season, but they look to set sail again in 2015 and plunder their district opponents in 22-5A. Coach Jeff Mathews returns his top two rushers. Blake Rowe at fullback was all-district rushing for a thousand yards, Tailback Haylon Leckelt carried the ball for 1200 yards, and Mathews is glad ...

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Tuesday Volleyball Scores

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Tuesday Volleyball Scores Orangefield lost to PNG 15-25, 17-25, 22-25. Kills:  Sabryn Crain 15. Assists: Ashlyn Turley 22. Vidor beat Kelly for their first win of the season; 26-24, 18-25, 25-17, 16-25, 18-16. Deweyville Lady Pirates volleyball team defeated Hull-Daisetta Tuesday night in 3 games:  25-19, 25-17, 25-16.  The win moves Deweyville to 8-1 on ...

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Blacksher Signed By Toronto

Derek Blacksher

The Sugar Land Skeeters and manager Gary Gaetti announced right-handed pitcher Derek Blacksher, from Bridge City, was signed to a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays. He will join the Advanced-A affiliate of the club in Dunedin, Florida. He becomes the eighth Sugar Land player this season to earn a contract to Minor League Baseball. ...

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LCM Football Preseason Preview

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LCM Preseason Preview The Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears have made the playoffs the last two seasons under Coach Randy Crouch. As the Bears head into the 2015 season, Coach Crouch wants to emphasize the running game more. Crouch says the Bears will try to run the ball a bit better and see as it goes. Coach ...

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Deweyville football preseason preview

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  Coach Lance Dale of Deweyville High School starts his second season as the head football coach of the Pirates this year. Coach Dale is optimistic of a better season for Deweyville in 2015. Dale says his offense and defense have been installed now, the kids know what to expect from him, and he is ...

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BC Preseason Football Preview

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Bridge City has a new face that should be familiar to the Cardinal fans. Dwayne DuBois takes over as the head coach of the Cardinals for his first season, but DuBois is a 1986 graduate of Bridge City High School. Coach DuBois comes home after taking the Hardin-Jefferson Hawks to the playoffs in his two ...

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WOS Preseason Football Preview

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The West Orange-Stark Mustangs made it to the state championship game last season. Falling just short in that game is something Coach Cornel Thompson thinks the Mustangs can build on in 2015. Thompson spoke with ex-Mustang Earl Thomas saying the Mustangs and Thomas’ Seahawks were both coming off losses in the championship game and would ...

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Local Boxer Killed

Chris Henry

According to several media outlets in Houston, The Houston Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened at about 7:20 p.m. Saturday in southwest Houston.  The shooting happened in the 6700 block of Westbranch Drive next to a convenience store.  The man shot and killed was once promising boxer Chris Henry, who used to ...

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