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The Washington Redskins selected West Brook alum Ryan Grant in the fifth round of the NFL Draft on May 10. Grant played four years at Tulane at wide receiver and caught 196 passes for 2,769 yards and 21 scores, and was the first Green Wave player to be drafted since 2009.

Grant played varsity for three seasons at Beaumont West Brook and was named first team all district as a senior.

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Monsignor Kelly High School senior James Meshell and the Kelly soccer team celebrate Meshell's signing to play soccer for Roanoke College in Virginia. The Roanoke College Athletics program has accumulated 101 ODAC Championships since joining the Div. III ranks in 1980 with four national championships and currently supports 19 intercollegiate sports.

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Chad Cooper (The Examiner sports editor)
Winners: 68-201, .338
Best Bets: 9-16, .562
Longshots (hitting the board): 8-18, .444
Top 3 picks in the $: .516

Morning Line (opening odds)
Winners: 64-201, .318
Best Bets (9/5 or lower): 14-27, .518
Top 3 picks in the $: .532

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Mike Berryhill’s Texas Karate Academy promoted several students to black belts.

Top row, (left to right) Kaycee Berry, James Yeary, Michael Zoch, Don Murphy, Cliff Palermo, Mike Berry and Scott Messina.

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Plenty of teams from Southeast Texas are still playing in the second round of the playoffs as Bridge City (3A) with a record of 24-3-1 will play Sweeny (18-9) in a best-of-3 series beginning Friday, May, 9 at Baytown Sterling High School at 7:30 p.m. Games 2-3 will be played at the same field on Saturday at 1 p.m.

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The UIL track and field state championships will be held this weekend on Friday, May 9 and concluding on Saturday, May 10 at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas in Austin.

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Chad Cooper (The Examiner sports editor)
Winners: 61-173, .352
Best Bets: 8-14, .571
Longshots (hitting the board): 8-16, .500
Top 3 picks in the $: .525

Morning Line (opening odds)
Winners: 59-173, .341
Best Bets (9/5 or lower): 13-23, .565
Top 3 picks in the $: .526

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Chad Cooper (The Examiner sports editor)
Winners: 57-163, .349
Best Bets: 7-13, .538
Longshots (hitting the board): 8-16, .500
Top 3 picks in the $: .529

Morning Line (opening odds)
Winners: 56-163, .343
Best Bets (9/5 or lower): 12-21, .571
Top 3 picks in the $: .521

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Playing a $1 superfect ticket for a total of $600.

 

 

 

$1 superfecta 4-8-9-14-18

with 4-5-8-9-14-15-18

with 4-8-15-17-18-19-20

with 1-5-8-14-15-19-20

GOOD LUCK!!!!

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Chad Cooper (The Examiner sports editor)
Winners: 53-153, .346
Best Bets: 7-12, .583
Longshots (hitting the board): 8-15, .533
Top 3 picks in the $: .520

Morning Line (opening odds)
Winners: 54-153, .352
Best Bets (9/5 or lower): 11-20, .550
Top 3 picks in the $: .512

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