For the first time this fall you will be able to see live NFL games on Thursday night’s on KLBK. The NFL released the 2014-2015 schedule tonight.
The Texas Tech men’s tennis team would love nothing more than to bring home the school's first Big 12 Title in men’s tennis.
As spring sports start to wind down, championship season approaches and the No. 30 Texas Tech women’s tennis team gets under way on Friday in Fort Worth at noon.
The Shallowater Mustang baseball team is in a position that no team has had in Cooper’s district for the past two seasons. The guys have a chance to capture at least a share of the district title.
The Lubbock High Westerners won their fifth straight series opener with a 7-4 win over the Monterey Plainsmen at Moegle Field.
ABILENE, Texas – No. 21 Texas Tech out hit No. 15 TCU, but it was the Horned Frogs who manufactured all four of its runs during a 4-0 shutout over the Red Raiders on Tuesday evening at Crutcher Scott Field in Abilene during a non-conference contest in front of 1,437 fans.
In District 2-3A The Cooper Pirates and Shallowater Mustangs are battling down to the wire, both were sitting at 6-2 in district going into Tuesday night, with the Pirates seeking for an earlier loss at the hands of the Matadors.
The Shallowater Mustangs kept pace with Cooper in the District 23A championship race thanks to a 2-run walk off homerun by Ryan Rhodes to beat Levelland 8-7.
As the search begins for a new football coach at Coronado, the Mustang baseball team is battling it out for the final playoff spot in 2-5A with the Tascosa Rebels.
Last night we found out that Coronado football coach Kent Jackson would be leaving to take the head coaching job in his home town of Seminole.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – No. 21 Texas Tech had its eight-game win streak come to an end Monday afternoon with a 4-3 loss at New Mexico at Lobo Field.
Coach Tadlock is in the middle of the biggest turnaround in Big 12 history with the baseball team, while coach Tubby Smith is trying a similar turnaround with the basketball team, but he will have to do so without Vince Taylor on his staff.
The final week of the regular season in high school baseball is upon us as teams position themselves for the post season...
The Coronado Mustangs will be looking for a new football coach after KLBK learned that Kent Jackson is leaving to take the head coaching Job at Seminole.
The High School softball playoffs are upon us this week as teams our area teams gear up for a run to the state tournament in late May, and one team that is no stranger to deep post season runs is the Frenship Tigers.
The Red Raider baseball team is off today due to the holiday, and the day of rest is well deserved after tech went 5-0 during this past week.
The Texas Tech baseball team won its 1,000th all-time home game.
7th Ranked Longhorns Just A Bit To Strong For The Red Raiders
Red Raider senior breaks Tech 5,000-meter record with dominant performance at Mt. SAC Relays
Cierra White breaks meet record in 100-meter dash
Texas Tech right-hander tosses first seven-inning shutout of her career in 1-0 victory Saturday
The Red Raiders earn back-to-back series sweeps for the first time since 2002
Sophomore Lady Raider breaks school hurdle record at Mt. SAC Relays
District 4-4A baseball continues to heat up. Frenship and Lubbock High met in the rubber match this afternoon after the Tigers evened up the series in Friday night’s game, winning 6-5.
LUBBOCK, TEXAS – No. 24 Texas Tech earned a series sweep over Prairie View A&M with a 13-0 two-hit combined shutout in a seven-inning run-rule series finale on Saturday afternoon at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park while it also marked the 1,000th all-time home win for the Red Raiders.
*** SATURDAY’S SERIES FINALE HAS BEEN MOVED UP ONE HOUR TO A 1 P.M. FIRST PITCH DUE TO POTENTIAL WEATHER ***
LUBBOCK, Texas – It came down to the end, but No. 27 Texas Tech came up on the short against No. 56 TCU, 4-3, in Big 12 Conference men’s tennis at the McLeod Tennis Center in front of 846 fans.
The Frenship Tigers evened their series with the Lubbock High Westerners with a 6-5 victory at Tiger Stadium on Friday night.
LUBBOCK, TEXAS – No. 24 Texas Tech won its sixth straight game with a 4-3 victory over Prairie View A&M on Thursday night in game one of a three-game non-conference series at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
The Monterey softball team hosting the district champion Frenship tigers tonight.
Former Coronado Mustang Duncan Douglas is not going far to play college basketball, signing to play for the Western Texas College Westerners for the next two years on a full ride.
The Texas Tech men’s tennis team is up to No. 27 in the latest ITA rankings after splitting matches with Oklahoma State and Oklahoma this past weekend.
Well the Monterey Plainsmen baseball team currently sits atop District 4-4A standings, thanks in part to the job of their closer Shea Nixon.
Coach Tim Tadlock has his group of recruits playing well with several youngsters helping this team to a 29-11 overall record, their best mark through 40 games since 1999.
LUBBOCK, Texas – It took him a year, but Texas Tech head coach Tubby Smith added four more pieces to his 2014 recruiting class, as the Red Raider mentor signed two high school seniors and two junior college transfers on Wednesday.
LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech women’s basketball head coach Candi Whitaker announced the signing of four new Lady Raiders in the first day of the late signing period for the 2014-15 season.
LUBBOCK, Texas (April 16, 2014) – Wednesday opened the April National Signing Day and Lubbock Christian University Athletic Department has received signatures from several future LCU women’s basketball student-athletes.
With Wednesday being a big signing time for basketball, a few of our area Athletes will be playing basketball at the next level and we start out at Frenship with Marcos Schuster.
The Cooper Lady Pirate volleyball team is sending Megan Allen to the next level, as she will be a Lady Chap next year.
This week has been a busy week for many LISD athletes, with three swimmers heading to Wayland to swim, yesterday and today we had two more to go the next level Wednesday, both of them heading to South Plains College.
Another LISD star will join Sahari Freeman at South Plains as Shazay Norris will head out west to play basketball for Michelle Wyatt out in Levelland.
Coach Shanon hays has done a very good job of brining in good high school and junior college talent to the Texas Tech softball program, many of them are playing a role on this years team.
The Lubbock High westerners came into the night tied atop district 4-4A with the Monterey Plainsmen but faced their toughest test yet opening a 3-game series with the Frenship Tigers. Game one of the series at Westerner field this evening.
Shallowater and Kiefer Schellhase spoiled senior night out at Cooper taking the 9-5 victory.
The Coronado Mustang softball team is up to number 10 in the State, rolling along in district 2-5A sitting at 15-0 in district play, cruising to another district title, as they took care of business on the road against Midland Lee
The Lubbock High Lady Westerners Dug deep on Tuesday night to pull out a 13-12 win in 9-innings over San Angelo Lake View.
The Lubbock Christian High School lady Eagles had won 49 consecutive district games, until a 19-1 win over ASAJC gave them an even 50.
It is an exciting time for many of our area high school athletes as they make their college decisions weigh their opportunities to compete at the next level. Three more made that decision on Tuesday as a trio of LISD swimmers will head just up the road to Wayland Baptist, Jake Farley from Lubbock High, Ayrial Hiracheta of Monterey, and Nathan Roman of Coronado, will all make their home in Plainview for the next three years continuing the rich tradition of LISD swimmers competing at the next level.
LUBBOCK, TEXAS – No. 24 Texas Tech defeated Dallas Baptist 5-4 on a two-run, two-out single to left field by freshman Stephen Smith with in the bottom of the ninth giving the Red Raiders a walk-off win on Tuesday afternoon at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
After reports of Texas Tech football's all time passing leader Graham Harrell interviewing for high school coaching jobs around the Lubbock area, today we learned he will be joining his old coach, Mike leach at Washington State.
The future looks bright for the Red Raider football team.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez (Mission, Texas) led the Red Raiders to a 4-0 record last week, including a series sweep over K-State, and today he was named the Big 12 Player of the Week, the league office announced this afternoon.
Kids are still signing letters to play at the next level and you can include Estacado's Ryan Salinas in that mix as well.
ed Raiders ranked No. 24 in USA Today Coaches’ poll and No. 25 in NCBWA poll
Gutierrez batted .533 (8-for-15) with a home run and seven RBI in four games last week
LUBBOCK, Texas – Gretchen Aucoin connected on a three-run homer in the first inning and Brittany Lee followed with two long balls of her own Sunday as Texas Tech claimed its first Big 12 Conference series of the season with an 11-3 run-rule of Oklahoma State in the rubber match at Rocky Johnson Field.
LUBBOCK, TEXAS – No. 30 Texas Tech used 14 base hits and 4.2 solid relief innings from senior Jonny Drozd en route to an 11-7 win on Sunday to complete a Big 12 series sweep over Kansas State with 2,145 fans in attendance at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
Texas Tech wraps up competition in Abilene Saturday
Texas Tech claims first Big 12 series of the season after an 11-3 run-rule victory on Sunday
Lady Raider Nikki Sanders Becomes The All-Time Career Wins Leader At Texas Tech
Red Raiders earned first Big 12 series sweep since 2011 – first time sweeping K-State since 2004
Offense gets revenge from last season with a 37-30 win over the defense
Texas Tech wins its first series over K-State since 2010
Red Raiders will look for their first Big 12 series win of the season at 12 p.m. Sunday
LUBBOCK, Texas – What a difference a year makes.
LUBBOCK, TEXAS – No. 30 Texas Tech scored three runs in the seventh inning – including a pair of RBI singles from Bryant Burleson and Tyler Neslony – to clinch its three-game Big 12 series over Kansas State with a 7-4 victory on Saturday in front of 2,768 fans at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
After the Red Raider defense came away with the win in the 2013 Spring game, the Offense got it's revenge with a 37-30 victory.
LUBBOCK, TEXAS – No. 30 Texas Tech scored three runs in the fifth inning and held off a late Kansas State rally in the ninth to win its first Big 12 series opener of the season, 4-3, on Friday evening in front of 2,709 fans at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech scored four runs in the seventh inning Friday evening to cap a 6-5 come-from-behind victory over Oklahoma State in the series opener at Rocky Johnson Field.
The Monterey Lady Plainsmen rallied back to beat the Lubbock High Lady Westerners, 8-6.
After a 13-0 shutout victory over San Angelo Lakeview, the Lubbock High Westerners pulled out another shutout win, 9-0, to take the series win.
LUBBOCK, Texas – For four years, Nikki Sanders has done nothing short of just win.
The Red Raider baseball team is set to open a series against Kansas State on Friday but this favored day of the week has been the hump that the Red Raiders can't seem to get over.
We spend a lot of time talking about numbers and stats in sports but what we don't always see is the friendships created between teammates over countless hours of practice, road trips and team gatherings.
LUBBOCK, Texas – No. 34 Texas Tech is looking to set a new attendance mark Friday at 5 p.m., as the Lady Raiders host No. 65 Kansas at the McLeod Tennis Center. Admission is free.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech returns to Rocky Johnson Field this weekend to host a key Big 12 Conference series with Oklahoma State.
The Red Raider baseball team improved to 9-1 in midweek games, swinging their way to a 19-2 rout of the Abilene Chrisitan Wildcats on Tuesday.
We are just a couple of days out from coach Kingsbury's second spring game as head coach of the Red Raiders.
It's been 15 years since Wes Kittley has coached track at Abilene Christian.
After more than a week away from the diamond, the Monterey Plainsmen returned to action tonight with a No. 6 state ranking in hand as the team hosted Plainview out at Moegle Field. The Bulldogs struck first for a 1-0 lead.
Frenship hosted Hereford, and the Tigers would go to work in the bottom of the 2nd. Tresten
Playing on the road tonight was the Coronado Mustangs visiting Amarillo Tascosa.
The Frenship Lady Tigers took on the San Angelo Lake View.
Of the 21 games left on the Red Raiders' remaining regular season schedule 14 of those will be played here at home.
The last time we saw the Monterey Plainsmen they took a series from the previously 2nd ranked Frenship Tigers, 2 games to 1. That moved the Plainsmen up to No. 6 in the state.
STILLWATER, Okla. – No. 25 Texas Tech held a 2-0 before No. 20 Oklahoma State plated four runs in both the seventh and eighth innings to come away with a series-clinching 8-3 victory on Sunday afternoon in the Big 12 series finale at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium.
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas scored two runs in three different innings Sunday afternoon en route to clinching the series with Texas Tech after a 7-3 victory in rainy conditions at McCombs Field.
Red Raiders to compete at San Francisco State Distance Carnival, Stanford Invite
Texas Tech moves to 1-2-1 in spring play, will face Oklahoma State April 19 in Dallas
Red Raiders drop series finale with Texas after a 7-3 loss on Sunday afternoon
Neslony went 3-for-5 in the series finale while batting .538 (7-for-13) in the three-game series
STILLWATER, Okla. – Sophomore Johnathon Tripp allowed one run in his first career Big 12 start, senior Todd Ritchie tied a school record with five walks and senior Adam Kirsch hit two home runs in No. 25 Texas Tech’s 16-6 victory over No. 20 Oklahoma State while evening the series on Saturday afternoon in front of 3,956 fans at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium.
The Cooper Pirates had not lost a district game since 2011, until Tuesday when the Estacado Matadors beat them 7-1. The Pirates were in an unfamiliar spot, Saturday, and put the Andrews Mustangs in an uncomfortable spot.
The Coronado Mustangs took advantage Cougar errors as they topped Abilene Cooper this afternoon 8-5.
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Tech scored two runs in the fifth inning Saturday afternoon and hung on just long enough to even its series with Texas after a 6-5 victory in front of a sellout crowd of 1,256 at McCombs Field.
The Cooper Softball team stayed unbeaten in District 2-3A play, topping Andrews 2-0.
LUBBOCK, Texas (April 5, 2014) – Lubbock Christian exploded for four multiple run innings in a 15-3 victory over Texas A&M International with a pair of homeruns by Jessica Loiacano and another by Rebecca Billings while Lady Chap pitchers Katera Eltsosie and Lauren Hardin limited the Dustdevils to two hits Saturday afternoon at PlainsCapital Park.
CLAREMORE, Okla. (April 5, 2014) – Brandon Wilson produced four runs-batted-in and No.12 Lubbock Christian University produced seven two-out runs-batted-in en route to a run-rule shortened 12-2 win over Rogers State University in eight innings to complete the Heartland Conference series sweep Saturday afternoon at Diamond Sports Complex.
Texas Tech records its first win over Texas in Austin since the 2005 season Saturday afternoon
Omo Osaghae present Coach Miller with his USA Gold winning jersey.
No. 32 Lady Raiders Topple No. 56 TCU, 5-2
Todd Ritchie ties school record with five walks, Kirsch homers twice and Tadlock gets career win No. 50
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech’s Lynn Kiro won her 12th consecutive match, as the No. 32 Lady Raiders rolled past No. 56 TCU, 5-2, on Saturday at McLeod Tennis Center.
STILLWATER, Okla. – Sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez hit his team-leading fifth home run of the season, but it wasn’t enough as No. 25 Texas Tech dropped its Big 12 series opener at No. 20 Oklahoma State, 3-1, on Friday evening at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium.
The RJ Reynolds Demons from Winston Salem, North Carolina made their swing through West Texas this week, splitting their two games with LCHS, making Friday's game the rubber match out at Eagle Field.
LUBBOCK, Texas (April 4, 2014) – A walk-off homerun by Kirstie Cochran in the bottom of the seventh inning gave Lubbock Christian a 6-5 win in game one versus Texas A&M International, and Ashton Bell pitched a one-hitter for a 2-0 victory against the Dustdevils to cap a sweep for the Lady Chaps on Friday afternoon at PlainsCapital Park.
A little later this evening the Texas Tech football team will hit the field under the lights in front of the fans. Practice is set to begin at 8 p.m.
On Monday Lubbock High named former Lady Raider Nikki Heath as its new head girl’s basketball coach. Heath was a member of Marsha Sharp’s 1993 National Championship Team.
We are still a ways out from Friday night high school football, but if you need your Friday night lights fix, just head on out to the Jones tomorrow night, for the 2nd open practice of the season.
The Lubbock Christian Eagles played host to the RJ Reynolds Demons Thursday evening.
Well the Idalou Wildcats are up to No. 7 in the state sitting at a perfect 4-0 in district play trying to improve on that this afternoon.
The Texas Tech baseball team made its way up to Stillwater this afternoon, as they prepare for a three game set against the Cowboys, and having junior Tim Proudfoot should help tremendously.
It's an off week for the baseball teams in District 4-4A this week as schools wrap up STAAR testing and will get back in action on Tuesday the 8th. That includes Lubbock High Head Coach Steve Ribera and his Westerners resuming play in second place in the district at 5-1.
As we draw closer to the spring signing period, the number of high school athletes signing to compete at the next level will continue to grow. We had a soccer player from Monterey sign to play at the next level.
The Texas Tech softball team is also on the road this weekend as they travel down to Austin to take on the Texas Longhorns in which are coming off a sweep against the 12th ranked Baylor Lady Bears.
Former Red Raider quarterback, Graham Harrell, has spent three seasons as a back-up quarterback with the Green Bay Packers before getting released this last pre-season but could the former Red Raider be on the move back to Lubbock.
Now to some high school softball in which the Lubbock High Lady Westerners are looking to make their way back to the playoffs again in 2014.
The Texas Tech baseball team got back to it’s winning ways last night with a 6-3 win over the New Mexico Lobos.
MIDLAND, Texas – Freshman left-handed pitcher Dylan Dusek allowed two runs in 6.1 innings and sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez hit a game-winning, three-run home run in the fifth inning to give No. 25 Texas Tech to a 6-3 victory over New Mexico on a neutral field in front of 5,169 fans at Security Bank Ballpark Tuesday evening.
Well STAAR Testing has the number of games limited this week at the high school level but we had some baseball and softball in district 2-3A Tuesday Night as Estacado visited Cooper.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech’s Jaye Crockett has been named to the West Squad of the 2014 Reese’s Division I All-Star Game, a National Association of Basketball Coaches event, as a part of Final Four Friday. Crockett, who finished his career at Texas Tech 24th on the all-time scoring list, is one of 20 players from across the nation selected to participate in the event. Crockett is one of three Big 12 Conference players selected to participate, joining Baylor’s Cory Jefferson and Oklahoma’s Cameron Clark.
The Cooper Lady Pirates took on Estacado Tuesday afternoon in softball.
LUBBOCK, Texas (April 1, 2014) – The number one team in NCAA Division II softball, West Texas A&M, came away with two wins against Lubbock Christian in a close 4-2 game one battle but were able to outscore the Lady Chaps 12-2 in game two at PlainsCapital Park on Tuesday.
At the college ranks the Red Raider baseball team is coming off a heartbreaking series loss to the Texas Longhorns and will be back in action tomorrow evening in Midland at 6pm.
Most of our area schools are testing this week so the sports schedule does not feature quite as many games on the high school schedule, but we have a big one tomorrow in Woodrow as Cooper hosts Estacado.
Tuesday Evan Daniels of Scout.com reported that Jordan Tolbert would be transferring to SMU to play for Larry Brown.
Texas Tech Squares League Ledger To 3-3, Moves to 13-7 On Season
Red Raiders held to just one hit Sunday afternoon in a 2-0 loss to No. 12 Baylor
Texas Tech Improves to 7-0 In Month Of March
Red Raiders tie game in ninth inning stealing home, drop series finale in 12 innings
LUBBOCK, Texas – No. 24 Texas Tech nearly pulled off an unthinkable comeback, one that included tying the game in the bottom of the ninth inning stealing home with two outs, but three runs by No. 12 Texas in the 12th inning gave the Longhorns a 5-2 series-clinching win on Sunday afternoon in front of 3,992 fans at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Whitney Canion held Texas Tech to just one hit Sunday afternoon as Baylor completed a series sweep of the Red Raiders with a 2-0 victory at Rocky Johnson Field.
LUBBOCK, Texas – High winds may have played a factor in the match, but not the outcome, as No. 29 Texas Tech blanked New Mexico State, 6-0, on Sunday at the McLeod Tennis Center.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Senior left-handed pitcher Jonny Drozd pitched seven innings in relief and every starting Red Raider had a base hit while No. 24 Texas Tech evened its series with No. 12 Texas with an 8-4 victory on Saturday afternoon in front of a Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park (since 2012) record 4,353 fans in attendance.
The Monterey Plainsmen came up big in the late innings for a 2-0 win against No. 2, Frenship, and took the series two games to one.
LUBBOCK, Texas (March 29, 2014) – A trio of unearned runs in the top of the ninth inning proved to be costly for No.14 Lubbock Christian University, as LCU’s rally in the bottom of the ninth inning came up short in a 9-7 loss to No.9 St.Mary’s University Saturday afternoon in a Heartland Conference contest at Hays Field.
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Tech’s string of record-breaking performances at the Texas Relays continued on the final day of competition inside Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Baylor scored two runs in each of the first three innings Saturday as the 12th-ranked Lady Bears claimed a 6-4 series-clinching victory over Texas Tech at Rocky Johnson Field.
The Tech football team is one more day closer to the spring game.
Tech falls to 2-1 in spring play after loss to NWSL’s Houston Dash
Red Raiders Improve To 6-0 In Month Of March
Tech breaks three school records in three days at 87th Texas Relays
Senior Jonny Drozd earned his third win this season pitching seven innings in relief
Sydni Emanuel went 2-for-4 in Texas Tech’s 6-4 loss to No. 12 Baylor Saturday afternoon
LUBBOCK, Texas – No. 24 Texas Tech dropped its Big 12 home opener 11-1 against No. 12 Texas on Friday night with a season-high 4,206 fans in attendance at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
Just three days after Frenship took advantage of Monterey errors to take game one of their series, The Plainsmen used Tiger errors to even the series at one game apiece.
LUBBOCK, Texas (March 28, 2014) – Brett Kauten had three runs-batted-in in each game and combined to hit for the cycle on the afternoon, as his performance and a pair of saves by Glenn Warrick helped No.14 Lubbock Christian University sweep No.9 St. Mary’s University with a 10-6 and 7-5 win in a Heartland Conference doubleheader Friday afternoon at Hays Field.
LUBBOCK, Texas – No. 12 Baylor connected on five home runs Friday night en route to a 14-1 run-rule victory over Texas Tech in the Red Raiders’ Big 12 Conference opener at Rocky Johnson Field.
Red Raiders to face NWSL Houston Dash Saturday at 2 p.m.
Texas Tech junior thrower Kole Weldon broke a five-year-old school record in the men’s shot put tonight at the 87th Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.