The Texas Tech football program, in conjunction with 100 Black Men of West Texas, recently established a community scholarship that will benefit a local student each year that plans to attend Texas Tech University.
It required a “personal best,” time of 9.86 seconds to grab the third and last-available spot, but Fred Kerley, formerly of South Plains College, is going to Tokyo. He qualified at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. Sunday night.
Stanford’s Brock Jones hit three home runs and drove in six RBI as the Cardinal blanked the Red Raiders 9-0 to sweep the Super Regional and advance to the College World Series for the first time since 2008.
After resigning as head coach of the Wayland Baptist Flying Queens to accept a similar position at Angelo State University, Alesha Ellis said leaving her hometown and the program she returned to being a national power in women’s basketball won’t be easy.