If you ever doubted how big football is in Texas, all you had to do was look on Twitter.
Glenn Hartrick loves to compete and test his body to the limits.
The Bayou Bowl committee decided not to dissolve itself Thursday, and preparations are underway to host 2015 game despite financial losses in 2013.
In support of youth baseball, Topline Baseball will host its second anniversary celebration at 120 S. Alexander Drive 12 p.m. on Saturday.
After 54 years of providing opportunities for Baytown area youth, organizers of the Baytown Youth Fair are stepping things up a notch.
Make-A-Wish Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car driver Tommy Johnson Jr. has an accomplished history in the sport of drag racing.
BAYTOWN – It’s taken just five races during the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series for Steve Torrence to realize his season is not like last year. And for the Top Fuel standout, that’s a good thing.
Makenzi May (Barbers Hill) played in 31 games and made two starts for University of Texas-Tyler this year.
• NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good on the Louisiana shoreline on topwaters and Corkies. Flounder are fair on jigs tipped with shrimp around marsh drains.
BAYTOWN – With many exciting storylines ongoing in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series in 2014, one of the most prominent has been the girl power theme as the world’s fastest motorsport heads to the Lone Star State for the 27th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals, April 25-27…
There was a time when one of the best wide receivers to arguably ever come out of the Robert E. Lee Ganders’ football program didn’t don a jersey with a number in the teens, not even in the single digits.
The Baytown Sun is looking for sports writers to help with the remainder of basketball season and the upcoming baseball/softball seasons.
The Bayou City Select Bulls Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball team will be holding its second round of tryouts Sunday from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. at the Lee College gym in Baytown.
Before I begin, I just have to say thank you. All of your cheers and congratulations and your prayers during and before this event just mean the world to me. I feel so loved. And a huge thank you to my immediate family that allowed me the time to train for this event. Tony, Bree and Damon, I…
Rain or sun, hot or cold, Sebastian Pacheco plays his favorite sport of soccer literally all year long in his hometown of Houston.
The Bayou City Select Bulls Amatuer Athletic Union (AAU) basketball team will be holding its first tryout session of the year today from 2 p.m.- 5 p.m. at Eagle Point Recreation Center in Mont Belvieu.
Barbers Hill Sports Hall of Honor will induct two former athletes during its 14th annual ceremony this week.
The 2014 NHRA Pro Mod Drag Racing Series is making a pit stop in Baytown for the annual O’Reilly Spring Nationals April 25-27 at Royal Purple Raceway.
La Porte native and former Baytown George Washington Carver High School graduate, Gene Washington recently informed me that on Nov. 27, the Big Ten Conference announced that he, a former Michigan State University student-athlete, was named the recipient of the Ford-Kinnick Leadership Award.
The first of six City of Baytown toy drives will take place during the senior softball tournament at the Wayne Gray complex Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m.
None of the Goose Creek CISD teams are playing now that the fourth round of the UIL football playoffs will be played this weekend, but for one local referee, the work has just begun.
While attending an Offense-Defense Football Camp this summer, Anthony Garcia, 10, son of Willie and Raquel Estrada Garcia, and grandson of Rudy and Sandra Estrada and Irma Garcia of Baytown was named an Offense-Defense All-American.
The record may not reflect it and Tuesday’s 0-0 draw with visiting Hargrave High School may not elicit a ton of excitement, but the Barbers Hill boys soccer team continues to improve according to head coach Brian Moore.
I try to keep this column on the high road. Sometimes, though, it runs off into the ditch. I hope readers can understand its purpose, dark though this might seem.
It may not have been the ideal way to start the soccer season, but the Sterling High School Rangers and new coach Bryan Hayman still have some positives to lean on after Tuesday’s action.
Dateline: Texas. A December 2020 press release from Texas Parks and Wildlife stated that a mountain lion was seen and confirmed near Rowlett, in eastern Dallas County, not far from Lake Ray Hubbard.
The Goose Creek CISD boys basketball teams have had their fair share of battles with the COVID-19 pandemic causes havoc with the schedule and/or leading them into quarantine.
A mixed bag of results have taken place for the Baytown-area girls basketball teams, but they all have one thing in common: Finding their identities.
When considering the situation, it probably figures that Sterling’s Charlotte Newport would become a trailblazer at the next level in water polo.
I saw an exhibit of historic weaponry at the Metropolitan Museum of Art a few years ago. It was -- to be honest – frightening. Wars were once fought with crude weapons that created severe maintenance problems. Recovery was usually not an option. Even the horses wore armor.
Displaying poise on the big stage of national television, Preston Barnett competed in Dr. Pepper’s 12th annual Tuition Giveaway Program Saturday and walked away with $125,000.
SHENANDOAH - After navigating the choppy and challenging waters of the COVID-19 pandemic football season full of pitfalls on and off the field, the Barbers Hill Eagles are officially heading to the offseason.
Robert E. Lee’s Keke Davis has signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Incarnate Word University in San Antonio beginning next fall. Back row from left are, coach Spencer Anthony, Leticia LeGrair, coach Jay Cleveland, head coach Tim Finn, coach Alex Alvarez and brother Marquis…
In year two of Shannon Carter’s time as head coach of the Goose Creek Memorial football program, he oversaw an improvement from 2-8 to 3-7 in 2019 and then a big jump to 6-4 and a Class 5A-I playoff berth this fall.