From Abilene High to the NFL: Jeret Smith

FullSizeRender(2)The last time a McMurry War Hawk football player made an NFL 53-man roster was 1963. Jeret Smith got one step closer to ending that 52 year drought on Friday afternoon as he signed with the Kansas City Chiefs.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/From-Abilene-High-to-the-NFL-Jeret-Smith/33741964

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McCoy’s confident heading into training camp

FullSizeRender(1)Jim Ned grad Colt McCoy was in Abilene on Monday for his football camp. Coming off a good spring, McCoy is just over three weeks away from training camp determined to take over the redskins starting job.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/McCoy-s-confident-heading-into-training-camp/33741760

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Colt McCoy returns home to put on football camp

FullSizeRenderWashington Redskin quarterback and Jim Ned grad Colt McCoy returned home Monday morning to put on a football camp at Action Zone in Abilene.

VIDEO: http://www.ktxs.com/sports/colt-mccoy-returns-home-for-football-camp/33719600

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Local colleges react to new women’s basketball rule changes

IMG_3529The NCAA has made some big changes on the hardwood. We hit the local colleges to see what their women’s basketball teams think of the new rules.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Local-colleges-react-to-new-women-s-basketball-rule-changes/33660882

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Mistakes costly for Snyder in 4A State Semifinals

FullSizeRender(3)Snyder was back in the 4A State Semifinals for the second-straight year on Thursday. The Lady Tigers faced Huffman Hargrave determined to pick up their first State tournament win in school history.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Mistakes-costly-for-Snyder-in-4A-State-Semifinals/33401764

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Hawley suffers devastating loss in State semifinals

FullSizeRender(4)Hawley made the trip back to McCombs Field for the third-straight year. The Lady Bearcats haven’t been able to get over that Semifinal hump, and were determined to change that Wednesday afternoon against Shiner.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/hawley-suffers-devastating-loss-in-state-semifinals/33385770

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Hawley softball is hoping its third trip to State is a charm

FullSizeRender(5)There are just two days until the State softball tournament in Austin. Hawley is one of three teams representing the Big Country, and the Lady Bearcats are determined to get over the semifinal hump in their third-straight trip to State.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/hawley-softball-is-hoping-its-third-trip-to-state-is-a-charm/33346944

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Lady Tigers are hungry for a return trip to State

FullSizeRender(6)The Regional Finals pick up Thursday on the softball diamond, and the Lady Tigers are just one series win away from punching their second-straight ticket to State.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Lady-Tigers-are-hungry-for-a-return-trip-to-State/33255672

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Colorado City softball striving for history

FullSizeRender(7)There are just four teams from the Big Country remaining on the softball diamond. Colorado City is one of them, and the Lady Wolves are trying to do something they haven’t done before – punch their first ticket to State in school history.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Colorado-City-softball-striving-for-history/33232252

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Bearcats successes deliver historic year in Hawley

Hawley SoftballThere are just seven Big Country teams still alive on the diamond, and two of them are from Hawley. However, Bearcat baseball and Lady Bearcat softball are just two of the many teams in this small town that have made noise this school year.

VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Bearcats-successes-deliver-historic-year-in-Hawley/33213784

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