Sports

Will Davis (right), who for eight seasons has served on staff at one of the nati

Will Davis, who for eight seasons has served on staff at one of the nation’s most prestigious baseball programs, LSU, will take over the reins of the Lamar University program following the conclusion of the 2016 season, announced Director of Athletics Jason Henderson.

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The 2015 high school football season is officially over. The West Orange-Stark Mustangs put icing on the cake when they rolled over Celina in the Class 4A Division II state championship. Several teams and players made history during the season and therefore we present the award-winning 2015 High School Football Guide season winners along with the high school volleyball player of the year.

Coach of the Year

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Port Arthur native Dorian Chatman scored a career-high 23 points

Port Arthur native Dorian Chatman scored a career-high 23 points to lead the Lamar University men’s basketball team to a 97-74 victory over Howard Payne on Dec.

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Chad Cooper
Winners: 127-377, 33.6% (Average price per winner: $5.66)
Best Bets: 11-18, 61.1%

Longshots (hitting the board): 10-17, 58.8%
Top 3 picks in the $: 53.5%

 

Saturday, Dec. 19
Race 1
2-3-5-1

Race 2
5-8-1-2

Race 3
3-9-1-4

Race 4
3-7-5-6

Race 5
3-2-4-7

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The highly anticipated match between Ring of Honor world champion Jay Lethal and “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles will headline ROH’s “Final Battle” this Friday, Dec. 18 inside the sold out 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Penn.

The only way pro wrestling fans can watch the event is ordering on pay-per-view, so contact your local cable or satellite provider.

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It’s easy to buy great Christmas gifts for hunters.

Christmas will be here before you know it, and I’m guessing that a whole lot of you haven’t finished shopping, especially if you’re looking for the best hunting gifts. With that in mind, I’ve put together a list that might make your shopping a little easier.

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Kirby Nature Trail

Start your year off on the right foot with a hike in the Big Thicket. Saturday, Jan. 2, preserve staff will lead a guided walk on the Kirby Nature Trail and Sandhill Loop Trail.

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Kevin Booze and Kiara Desamours (inset)

It will be a weekend full of Lamar basketball beginning Thursday, Dec. 17, with the Lady Cards (2-6) hosting Texas A&M-Kingsville at 7 p.m. The men (5-4) will host Jarvis Christian on Friday, Dec. 18, at noon then Texas Lutheran on Monday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m.

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Wrangler National Rodeo in Las Vegas

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Chad Cooper
Winners: 119-347, 34.2% (Average price per winner: $5.71)
Best Bets: 9-16, 56.2%

Longshots (hitting the board): 10-17, 58.8%
Top 3 picks in the $: 53.6%

 

Wednesday, Dec. 16
Race 1
9-2-1-3

Race 2
8-3-1-2

Race 3
4-7-2-5

Race 4
8-1-10-5

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