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Nowitzki tops 30,000 points, Mavs roll past Lakers, 122-111

March 8, 2017

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki ducked his head into a mob of teammates, with Dallas owner Mark Cuban clutching the side of his jersey before the Mavericks superstar found coach Rick Carlisle for a hug.

The celebration of 30,000 points came a lot faster than most would have imagined — except maybe the man who has watched from the bench for nine of Nowitzki’s 19 seasons.…

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Swoopes gets spot in Hall

February 22, 2017

Brownfield Native Sheryl Swoopes headlines the six-member Class of 2017 that will be inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame this summer.

Swoopes, along with five other nominees, will be inducted officially on June 10 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Swoopes was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame last fall.…

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Prescott, Cowboys beat Ravens 27-17 for 9th straight win

November 21, 2016

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — New backup, same result for rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys.

Prescott threw three touchdown passes, two to Dez Bryant, in the first game with Tony Romo as his backup, and the Cowboys set a franchise regular-season record with their ninth straight win, beating the Baltimore Ravens 27-17 on Sunday.…

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NFL kickers miss 12 PAT attempts, most in Super Bowl era

November 21, 2016

NFL kickers missed like never before Sunday, setting a record with 12 failed extra point attempts.

Kickers missed left, right, had kicks blocked and hit the uprights. Kickers missed in the wind and indoors. It’s the most misses in one week since the NFL merger.

The NFL moved extra-point attempts back before last season because the kicks had become routine, and professionals almost never missed.…

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Lady Cubs drop home opener

November 16, 2016

The Brownfield Lady Cubs’ first home game of the new season came down to the wire, but slipped away in the final seconds with a narrow loss to state-ranked Abernathy.

The Lady Cubs had a 24-22 lead over the Lady Lopes at halftime, but lost the advantage in the closing minutes to record the 43-38 defeat.…

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Terry County runners headed to State meet

November 9, 2016

The UIL State Cross Country Meet is fast approaching. Saturday, November 12, Cross Country qualifiers from Terry County will be running for the grand prize. The Meet will be held at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock.

Wellman-Union’s Gracen Key will be representing the Lady Cats in the Girl’s 3200 at 12:20 p.m..…

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Wildcats drop last game

November 7, 2016

In a battle of the Wildcats, the Wellman-Union variety came up short on Friday night against Grady by a score of 67-20. This was a fight for pride and third place in the district and the last game of the season for both squads.

Grady got on the board quickly, scoring on the first drive of the game.…

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The Brownfield Cubs 8th Grade A team finishes undefeated

November 7, 2016

The Brownfield Cubs 8th Grade A team finished the season Thursday night with a perfect record. The boys defeated Denver City in Cub Stadium to cap their 9-0 record for 2016. Team members include: ​Antoni Alvarado, Darian Alvarado, Christavian Baker, Nathaniel Castillo, Sean Castillo, Cory Ferriera, Joe Garcia, Zavier Garcia, Patrick Green, Jaime Llanas, Pete Marroquin, Caleb Martinez, Jaden Martinez, Malcom Mendez, Tucker Nelson, Bryson Pickett, Richard Piedra, Aaron Rios, Tyler Underwood, Nikko Vela, and Lance Welps.…

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Lady Cubs fall to Lady Mats

October 26, 2016

The Brownfield Lady Cubs volleyball team were mathematically eliminated from the playoffs on Saturday as they fell to the Lady Mats from Estacado by a score of 23-25, 25-27 and 16-25.

The Ladies needed to win out to have a shot at the playoffs. The Estacado game at home was the lone district victory for the young Lady Cub team.…

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Lady Cats ready for playoffs

October 26, 2016

The Wellman-Union Lady Cats, who have already secured a playoff berth, faced the Klondike Lady Cougars on Saturday. Klondike, who is also playoff bound by virtue of winning the district, won the match in three sets. The scoring went 19-25, 13-25 and 15-25.

Carmelita Alaniz had four serving points. Jacy Rowden had three serving points and three kills.…

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