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Clear Springs delivers fans thrilling win over Manvel in home opener

With a win in a tense, five-set match within grasp, junior defensive specialist Hannah Crawford sealed a victory for her Clear Springs Chargers in style with back-to-back service aces to close out a 21-25, 25-16, 25-14, 21-25, 15-11 win over the Manvel Lady Mavericks in non-district action Tuesday.

No matter the board, the best surfer is the one having the most fun

It seems talking about riding waves is as much of a time-honored tradition for surfers as actually paddling out and doing the deed.

Good news for anglers this weekend

Wind velocities began dropping Friday and should continue throughout this weekend. This is good news for weekend anglers and as a re…

County teams take lumps, but look to build at Gator Classic

While each local team had a bump or two in the road, Galveston County volleyball squads looking to solidify as units got some valuable court time at the Gator Classic tournament, hosted by Dickinson on Thursday.

Take the plunge

Prospective triathletes can take the plunge Saturday at the last of three Swim and Sprint races on the Texas A&M-Galveston campus.

AP Sports

Jaguars waiting on QB decision to 'see how this thing goes'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone isn't quite ready to name Chad Henne his starting quarterback.

Girardi: For now, Aroldis Chapman out as Yankees closer

BOSTON (AP) — Aroldis Chapman is out as the New York Yankees closer.

Happ's bat, Quintana's arm lead Cubs over Blue Jays 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Ian Happ hit his 18th home run, Jose Quintana pitched six effective innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Toro…

Kemp returns from hamstring injury following 19-game absence

ATLANTA (AP) — Braves left fielder Matt Kemp is the lineup batting cleanup after getting reinstated from the disabled list.

England embarrasses West Indies by innings and 209 runs

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — England took 19 wickets in a day to send West Indies tumbling to a humbling defeat by an innings and 209 …

Giants' Manning looking forward to playing against Browns

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — For the past two seasons, Eli Manning has felt a little awkward heading into the New York Giants' prese…

LSU's coach: Oregon's Bigby-Williams transferring to Tigers

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU basketball coach Will Wade says 6-foot-11 Oregon forward Kavell Bigby-Williams is transferring to LSU this fall.

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