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Brownsboro Gets Complete Game Shutout From Jake Conner In 7-0 Rout Of Van

Brownsboro's Jake Conner pitch a complete game shutout on the mound.
Brownsboro starter Jake Conner pitched a complete game on the mound in the Bears' 7-0 win Tuesday over the Vandals.

BROWNSBORO -- Brownsboro's fans got to see a blowout Tuesday. There's no doubt Van took the suspense out of the game by committing error after error.

At the end of the day, however, it didn't so much matter that Van's infield committed six errors. Nor that the battery allowed four pitches to hit the backstop with six runners on base in a 7-0 district-opening decision.

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Cornell Offers Pleasant Grove’s Xavier Benson

Pleasant Grove linebacker Xavier Benson (3) tries to run down Pittsburg receiver Keontae Burns in their Oct. 21 game. Both players have college football options. (ETSN.fm)
Pleasant Grove linebacker Xavier Benson (3) tries to run down Pittsburg receiver Keontae Burns in their Oct. 21 game. Both players have college football options. (ETSN.fm)

Xavier Benson seems to have a bit going for him upstairs in addition to being a standout high school football player.

Cornell confirmed that Monday by inviting the junior Pleasant Grove linebacker to join its team upon graduation. Benson, who reported the news to ETSN.fm, is now an Ivy League prospect in addition to a Louisiana-Lafayette target.

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Filed Under: Category: Class 4A, Football, News, Recruiting

Tulane Offers Tyler Lee Quarterback Chance Amie

Tyler Lee QB Chance Amie picked up an offer from Tulane on Sunday. (Rob Graham, ETSN.fm)
Tyler Lee QB Chance Amie picked up an offer from Tulane on Sunday. (Rob Graham, ETSN.fm)

Chance Amie hit double digits Sunday with a new college football scholarship opportunity from Tulane.

The Green Wave program is the 10th NCAA Division I FBS contender to target Tyler Lee's junior quarterback. Amie reported the news through his personal Twitter account.

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Filed Under: Category: Class 6A, Football, News, Recruiting

Southern Miss Becomes Ninth School To Offer Texas High’s Tevailance Hunt

Texas High receiver Tevailance Hunt picked up an offer from Southern Miss on Thursday. (ETSN.fm)
Texas High receiver Tevailance Hunt picked up an offer from Southern Miss on Thursday. (ETSN.fm)

Tevailance Hunt's climb among 12 local juniors with at least one NCAA Division I FBS scholarship opportunity continued Thursday thanks to an offer extended by Southern Mississippi.

The Golden Eagles' offer pushed the Texas High receiver, who reported the news to ETSN.fm, into a tie for fourth place in sheer amount of FBS offers alongside Tyler Lee quarterback Chance Amie.

Arp safety DeMarvion Overshown, Carthage running back Keontay Ingram and Marshall guard Chasen Hines are the guys in front of Hunt and Amie. Hines, in third place, has 14 college options at the FBS level.

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Filed Under: Category: Class 5A, Football, News, Recruiting

Texas High’s Colby Adkins Narrowly Beats New UIL Pitch Rule In Complete Game Win At Marshall

Texas High pitcher Colby Adkins delivers a pitch.
Colby Adkins struck out four and allow six base runners in a 111-pitch complete game win Tuesday at Marshall.

MARSHALL -- The University Interscholastic League's newly initiated 110-pitch limit is solely meant to save athletes from a wide array of arm injuries, but Texas High's 3-2 win Tuesday at Marshall revealed it can also be an exciting game within the game.

Tigers starting pitcher Colby Adkins hit the limit amid inducing the winning out with two Mavericks runners in scoring position.

Marshall would have won the game, tied the game or had the bases loaded for Texas A&M catcher signee Cam Haller against a cold pitcher if Adkins failed to get an out against the final batter the UIL allowed him.

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SMU Becomes Second School To Offer Pittsburg Sophomore Keontae Burns

Pleasant Grove linebacker Xavier Benson (3) tries to run down Pittsburg receiver Keontae Burns in their Oct. 21 game. Both players have college football options. (ETSN.fm)
Pleasant Grove linebacker Xavier Benson (3) tries to run down Pittsburg receiver Keontae Burns in their Oct. 21 game. Both players have college football options. (ETSN.fm)

It's been a while since Keontae Burns was in the news, but Pittsburg's sophomore receiver has his second scholarship offer and doubled up his lead on what is otherwise still a non-existent Class of 2019 within East Texas.

SMU began its hunt for Burns on Thursday and joins Southern Mississippi, which offered last June, in the early recruiting battle. Pittsburg head coach Brad Baca was the first to inform ETSN.fm of the Mustangs program's interest.

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Filed Under: Category: Class 4A, Football, News, Recruiting

Carthage Comes Back For District-Opening Win Against Henderson

Carthage catcher Gunner Capps reaches third base in the sixth inning. Capps ultimately scored the game-winning run in the Bulldogs' 4-2 victory Wednesday.
Carthage catcher Gunner Capps reaches third base in the sixth inning. Capps ultimately scored the game-winning run in the Bulldogs' 4-2 victory Wednesday.

HENDERSON -- Carthage catcher Gunner Capps was pretty much the alpha and the omega against Henderson's effort to pull off a statement win Wednesday in the District 16-4A opener.

Capps drove in the game-tying run in the third inning to dig the Bulldogs out of an early two-run hole, stopped the Lions' best chance to regain control in the latter innings and then scored the go-ahead run in the sixth toward a 4-2 road victory for TxHighSchoolBaseball.com's 24th-ranked Class 4A team.

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Martin’s Mill Loses Heartbreaker To Panhandle In 2A Title Game

Hailey Celsur goes for the block against Panhandle's Rylee Albracht. (Stephen Spillman, ETSN.fm)
Hailey Celsur goes for the block against Panhandle's Rylee Albracht. (Stephen Spillman, ETSN.fm)

SAN ANTONIO -- Mollie Daniel scored on a layup and all 6,781 in attendance at the Alamodome waited for the other shoe to drop.

Daniel's basket for Martin's Mill, which had not led since the first quarter, cut what was once a seven-point Panhandle lead at its worst down to one with 5:44 remaining Saturday in the Class 2A state championship game. The second thud never came.

Panhandle's lead ranged from one point to four through the next four minutes, but it never lost that lead and ultimately claimed the title with a 50-43 victory.

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Kansas Offers Texas High Receiver Tevailance Hunt

Texas High receiver Tevailance Hunt got an offer Friday from Kansas. (ETSN.fm)
Texas High receiver Tevailance Hunt got an offer Friday from Kansas. (ETSN.fm)

A second Big 12 Conference team has entered the chase for Tevailance Hunt's services.

The Texas High junior receiver announced a new football scholarship opportunity Friday evening from Kansas through his Twitter account. Iowa State and five other schools from outside the Power Five conference level were already in the mix.

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Filed Under: Category: Class 5A, Football, News, Recruiting

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