Sports Headlines–10/23/2014

Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin faced the press this week following the Aggies 59 to nothing shellacking Saturday at Alabama and was asked if any coaches would lose their jobs over the result.  Sumlin’s answer was “no.” Sumlin made it clear the coaching staff is working hard to correct the problems exposed by the Crimson Tide. The Aggies will host Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday, November 1st.

And, the Kansas City Royals evened the World Series at one-game-apiece last night when they bombed San Francisco pitching for five runs in the sixth inning on the way to a 7 to 2 win over the Giants.  Game three of the series will be played tomorrow night in San Francisco.

Sports Headlines–10/22/2014

The Bryan Lady Vikings volleyball team beat Livingston last night in District 18-5A three-games-to-two.  The 25th-ranked A&M Consolidated Lady Tigers won a share of the District lead with a sweep of Huntsville. The College Station Lady Cougars beat Willis three-games-to-two. And, the Rudder Lady Rangers scored a sweep over Caney Creek on the road. Friday, Bryan will host Caney Creek, A&M Consolidated will host College Station, and Rudder will play at Huntsville.

And, the World Series began last night with the Kansas City Royals suffering their first loss in the post-season when the visiting San Francisco Giants jumped out to an early first inning lead they would never relinquish as they would go on to win the first game of the fall classic 7 to 1.  Game two of the series will be played tonight in Kansas City.

Sports Headlines–10/21/2014

The high school volleyball schedule tonight finds the Bryan Lady Vikings hosting Livingston, the A&M Consolidated Lady Tigers hosting Huntsville, the Rudder Lady Rangers playing at Caney Creek, and the College Station Lady Cougars hosting Willis.

The Houston Texans self-destructed in Pittsburgh last night giving up 24-points just before halftime on the way to a 30 to 23 loss to the Steelers.  The Texans will play at the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.

And, the World Series begins tonight in Kansas City with the Royals hosting the San Francisco Giants.  The Royals are the first team in major league history to win their first 8 games in the play-offs without a loss.

Sports Headlines–10/20/2014

Bryan was a winner in District 18-5A football Friday night beating Willis 34 to 13.  Consol also won 41 to nothing over Caney Creek, College Station beat Huntsville 48 to 27, and Rudder lost to Livingston 26 to 13. Friday, Bryan hosts Caney Creek, Consol hosts College Station, and Rudder plays at Huntsville.

In high school volleyball, Bryan was swept by Willis, Consol swept Caney Creek, Rudder swept Livingston, and College Station lost to Huntsville in five games. Tomorrow, Bryan hosts Livingston, Consol hosts Huntsville, Rudder plays at Caney Creek, and College Station hosts Willis.

The Texas A&M football team was crushed by 4th-ranked Alabama in SEC football Saturday 59 to nothing. The Aggies are off this week.

20th-ranked Blinn lost to 12th-ranked Kilgore Saturday 49 to 40.  Blinn will host 15th-ranked Navarro on Saturday.

The 8th-ranked Texas Aggie soccer team was a 3 to 1 winner over Auburn Friday night.  Yesterday at Mississippi State, the Aggies posted at 3 to nil win. The Aggies will play at Arkansas on Friday.

The 20th-ranked Texas A&M volleyball team beat South Carolina on the road yesterday three-games-to-two. The Aggies will host Georgia on Friday.

The Cowboys beat the Giants 31 to 21 yesterday.  The Cowboys will host the Redskins next Monday. Tonight, the Texans will host the Steelers for Monday Night Football.

Sports Headlines–10/17/2014

The high school District 18-5A football schedule tonight has Bryan playing at Willis, Consol at Caney Creek, Rudder hosting Livingston, and College Station hosting Huntsville for homecoming.

The high school volleyball schedule is the same as the football schedule with Bryan at Willis, Consol at Caney Creek, Rudder hosting Livingston, and College Station hosting Huntsville.

The 21st-ranked Texas A&M football team is on the road tomorrow afternoon for a SEC game at 7th-ranked Alabama.

The 20th-ranked Blinn football team will play at 12th-ranked Kilgore tomorrow afternoon.

The 10th-ranked Texas Aggie soccer team will play a pair of games this weekend.  The Aggies will host Auburn tonight at 7 and will play at Mississippi State Sunday afternoon.

The 20th-ranked Texas A&M volleyball team travels to South Carolina Sunday afternoon for a conference match.

In pro football, the Cowboys will host the Giants Sunday afternoon while the Texans play at Pittsburgh on Monday night.

And, the final piece of the World Series puzzle fell into place last night. The Giants beat the Cardinals 6 to 3 last night and will begin the World Series at Kansas City Tuesday night.

Sports Headlines–10/16/2014

The 20th-ranked Texas A&M volleyball team lost three-games-to-one to the visiting Arkansas Razorbacks last night in Reed Arena.  The Aggies have now lost three of their last four SEC matches.  Texas A&M will play their next match Sunday afternoon at South Carolina.

And, one half of the World Series is now set. The Kansas City Royals finish a four-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles last night with a 2 to 1 win.  Also last night, the San Francisco Giants seized a three-games-to-one lead over the St. Louis Cardinals with a 6 to 4 win.  The Giants and Cardinals will play game five of the National League Championship Series tonight in San Francisco.  The Royals will begin the World Series Tuesday by hosting the winner of the NLCS.

Sports Headlines–10/15/2014

The Rudder Lady Rangers’ volleyball team ended a four-game District 18-5A losing skid last night with a sweep of the Bryan Lady Vikings.  Also last night, the A&M Consolidated Lady Tigers swept Livingston on the road and the College Station Lady Cougars swept Caney Creek.  Friday, Bryan will play at Willis, Consol will play at Caney Creek, Rudder will host Livingston, and College Station will host Huntsville.

The 20th-ranked Texas A&M volleyball team will host Arkansas tonight in Reed Arena for a 6 pm game.

And, after having the schedule disrupted by rain on Monday, the Major League Championship Series resumed last night.  The San Francisco Giants now have a leg-up in the National League with a 10-inning win over the St. Louis Cardinals 5 to 4 and now have a 2-games-to-1 lead in the Championship Series.  In the American League, the Kansas City Royals took a three-games-to-none lead over the Baltimore Orioles with a 2 to 1 win last night.  Both series continue tonight.

Sports Headlines–10/14/2014

The high school volleyball schedule tonight finds the Bryan Lady Vikings traveling up the Earl Rudder Freeway to play the Rudder Lady Rangers at 6 pm.  The A&M Consolidated Lady Tigers are playing at Livingston and the College Station Lady Cougars are hosting Caney Creek.

Texas A&M officials announced yesterday that tomorrow night’s Texas A&M volleyball game will be Pies and Pints Night at Reed Arena where the first 250 fans through the doors receive free pizza rolls and a coupon for a free pint-sized Texas A&M glass.  The 20th-ranked Aggies will play the Arkansas Razorbacks at 6 pm.

And, for the first time in school history, Ole Miss is the Number One team in the rankings this week following their 35 to 20 win over Texas A&M at Kyle Field Saturday night.  For the 21st-ranked Aggies, they will play at 7th-ranked Alabama Saturday afternoon at 2:30 pm.

Sports Headlines–10/13/14

The Bryan Vikings ended nine years of crosstown showdown football frustration Friday night when they beat A&M Consolidated on their home turf 56 to 44.  In other games, Rudder lost to Willis 49 to 14 and College Station routed Livingston 70 to 17.  Friday, Bryan plays at Willis, Consol plays at Caney Creek, Rudder hosts Livingston, and College Station hosts Huntsville.

In high school volleyball, it was Consol over Bryan in a crosstown showdown sweep, Rudder was swept by Willis and College Station swept Livingston.  Tomorrow, Bryan plays at Rudder, Consol plays at Livingston and College Station hosts Caney Creek.

Saturday, the 21st-ranked Texas A&M football team lost to 3rd-ranked Mississippi 35 to 20.  This Saturday the Aggies play at 7th-ranked Alabama.

The 16th-ranked Blinn Buccaneer football team lost to 4th-ranked Trinity Valley Saturday 42 to 41.  This Saturday the Bucs play at 12th-ranked Kilgore.

The 19th-ranked Texas Aggie volleyball team rallied to beat Alabama three-games-to-two Friday night, but was swept by 9th-ranked Florida yesterday.  The Aggies will host Arkansas Wednesday night.

The 10th-ranked Texas A&M soccer team walloped Vanderbilt on the road yesterday 6 to 2.  The Aggies will host Auburn Friday night.

And, the Dallas Cowboys rallied to beat the Seahawks in Seattle yesterday 30 to 23.  The Cowboys will host the New York Giants this Sunday.

Sports Headlines–10/10/2014

The high school football schedule tonight includes the 27th crosstown showdown game between Bryan and A&M Consolidated, but for the first time at Consol’s Tigerland Stadium.  Also tonight, Rudder hosts Willis and College Station plays at Livingston.

The high school volleyball schedule mirrors the football schedule with Bryan at Consol, Rudder hosting Willis and College Station at Livingston.

The 14th-ranked Texas A&M Aggies football team will host 3rd-ranked Ole Miss tomorrow night at 8 pm at Kyle Field.

The 16th-ranked Blinn Buccaneer football team will host 4th-ranked Trinity Valley tomorrow at 5 pm in Brenham.

The 10th-ranked Texas Aggie soccer team will play at Vanderbilt tonight.

The 19th-ranked Texas A&M volleyball team will host Alabama tonight at 6 pm in Reed Arena and will play at 9th-ranked Florida Sunday afternoon.

And, in pro football last night, the Colts beat the Texans 33 to 28 in Houston.  Sunday, the Cowboys play at the Seahawks.