Former Central Heights Blue Devil Grayson Rodriguez, the No. 11 overall draft pick in Major League Baseball a year ago, has been making headlines since his top selection for the Baltimore Orioles was announced.
Statistic-wise, former Stephen F. Austin Lumberjack defensive lineman John Franklin-Myers wouldn’t say that his first year in the NFL was anything out of the ordinary. But, as he found out from the 2018 season with the Los Angeles Rams, the experience of the NFL was unbelievable and another …
Coming from a family loaded with a baseball background, there’s no surprise that 2015 Central Heights graduate Lauren Phillips would lean toward baseball in her career choice, if possible. But she never dreamed it would be so exciting getting there.
Former Stephen F. Austin Lumberjack basketball player Thomas Walkup has agreed to terms with the B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas professional basketball team in Lithuania and will join the squad for the 2018-19 season.
The postseason honors for former Central Heights Blue Devil and Baltimore Orioles rookie Grayson Rodriguez continue to pile up. Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week named Rodriguez their National Player of the Year, according to the paper’s website.
BALTIMORE — The Orioles officially introduced 2018 first-round Draft pick Grayson Rodriguez at a news conference Tuesday. The high school righty will report to the club’s Spring Training complex in Sarasota, Fla., for orientation and workouts before joining the organization’s Rookie-level Gu…
After highly-successful seasons by area baseball and softball teams this spring, a slew of athletes have been named to all-state and all-star squads for their strong production. Seven different Woden players were recognized for their play, to lead all area teams.
On the final day of the 2018 MLB Draft, Stephen F. Austin junior right-handed pitcher Jake Norton became the latest Lumberjack to hear his name called when the Waxahachie product was chosen by the Miami Marlins with the 957th overall pick in the 32nd round.
Listed as the top Major League Baseball prospect in Texas by Baseball America before Monday’s draft, former Central Heights pitcher Grayson Rodriguez had a life-long dream fulfilled on Monday night when he was the No. 11 overall pick in the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft by the Baltimore Orioles.
LOS ANGELES – Former Stephen F. Austin football wide receiver Justice Liggins put pen to paper Monday, signing with the NFL’s Los Angeles Chargers following an impressive three days of practice as a non-contract participant at the organization’s rookie minicamp over the weekend.
ARLINGTON — After going 0-40 as a prep player at Greenville High School, Stephen F. Austin defensive end John Franklin has achieved his childhood dream of becoming a professional football player. Saturday afternoon Franklin’s name was called during the fourth round of the 2018 National Footb…