There will be a celebratory event for the 2019 9u World Series champions Thursday night at 6:30 pm. The event will be at Paris Ford on the loop with hamburgers and hot dogs.
The Chisum Mustangs will host a Football Camp for Grades 3rd-9th on July 27–29. The cost is $40. Equipment pickup for Chisum High School football players is August 4 from 6:00–8:00 pm and the first day of football practice is August 5th at 8:00 am. The Mustangs will also host an Inner fire camp for volleyball July 24–26 from 8:00–12:00 pm at the High School gym.
The first day of volleyball practice is August 1.
Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick is expected to be active for the start of training camp, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Frederick missed the 2018 season after being diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome, an autoimmune disease that weakens muscles and attacks the body’s nervous system.
The Cowboys are parting ways with wide receiver Allen Hurns. Hurns signed a two year deal with the club before last season.
Pro Bowl defenders DeMarcus Lawrence and Byron Jones will start training camp on the physically unable to perform list, but Cowboys officials are optimistic that both should be ready to open the regular season, sources said.
And the Texas Rangers finally broke their losing streak as they defeated Seattle 7–2 last night. Rougned Odor had a big night, homering twice. Texas and Seattle will play the rubber match of their series today on 1490 AM and 96.3 FM KPLT. Pregame is at 2:00 pm with first pitch at 2:40.
Quarterback Mark Sanchez is retiring after a 10-year NFL career and joining ESPN as a college football analyst. Sanchez will be part of the studio broadcast on Saturdays and is also set for appearances on College Football Live and Get Up! A quarterback at USC from 2005 to 2008, Sanchez was the Rose Bowl MVP in the 2008 season after leading the Trojans to a win over Penn State and a No. 3 ranking in the final Associated Press Top 25. He then entered the NFL draft and was selected No. 5 overall by the New York Jets.
The Bengals have agreed to terms with wide receiver Tyler Boyd on a four-year, $43 million extension. Boyd, who was entering the final year of his rookie deal, will now be under contract through the 2023 season.
The Washington Redskins cut veteran linebacker Mason Foster on Tuesday, one day before players are scheduled to report for training camp. The move saves Washington $4 million against the salary cap. Foster, who led the team in tackles last season, had been on the bubble throughout the offseason.
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard and San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan have become the latest players to withdraw from playing for Team USA at this summer’s World Cup in China. They are the seventh and eighth players to pull out ahead of training camp, which starts Aug. 5 in Las Vegas. The national team is still waiting on answers from other players on the roster, including Kevin Love.
Junior welterweight Maxim Dadashev died on Tuesday morning as a result of brain injuries suffered during an 11th-round knockout loss to Subriel Matias on Friday night at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Dadashev was 28.