October 19, 2021


Shopping Works Wonders

LOOKING BACK for June 25

>> 1950: Youth and expertise ended up struggling with off in the 36-hole last of the Odessa Invitational golfing tournament at the Odessa Place Club. Calvin Rhodes, a 38-year-aged from Dallas would go up versus 19-year-aged Tommy Roberts of Hobbs. Rhodes advanced to the tournament’s last when he defeated Dick Martin after being down four at the nine-hole change. Roberts knocked off West Texas winner Bob French and Invoice Roden to reserve his spot. … Odessa Large soccer coach Joe Coleman scheduled eleven online games for the next time. The Bronchos’ residence opener would be versus San Jacinto of Houston.

>> 1987: The Wichita Pilots knocked off the Midland Angels four-2 regardless of coming off a twelve-inning recreation and a twelve-hour bus experience from Kansas the evening right before. Wichita’s Chris Knabenshue was eager to enjoy the Angels, hitting a two-operate triple in the win. The final result place the Angels at 2-five in the 2nd 50 % of the Texas League’s Western Division. … SMU president A. Kenneth Pye was pushing for an investigation into policies violations in all sports activities on the university’s campus. The faculty was placed on probation in August 1985, any violations occurring after then would leave athletic systems vulnerable to the death penalty. SMU’s 1987 soccer time had already been canceled.

>> 1995: Chris Roberson was named All-Permian Basin Baseball workforce MVP for the 1995 time. He was established to go on his enjoying job at Hill Higher education in Hillsboro, but right before that he moved to Grapevine to enjoy in the Dallas Connie Mack League about the summer season. The previous Permian catcher was seeking forward to enjoying each individual working day right before commencing the subsequent stage of his job.

>> 2015: Richmond Champion was shifting his time into substantial gear, commencing at the West of the Pecos rodeo at Buck Jackson Arena in Pecos. A year right before, Champion had pocketed $1.1 million by winning the bareback competitiveness at The American rodeo in Arlington. He known as the rodeo in Pecos a excellent way to get the motor jogging. … Karl Anthony-Towns and Jahlil Okafor ended up seen as some of the prime prospects in the 2015 NBA Draft. Towns, who starred at the College of Kentucky, wound up being chosen by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the initial choose, when Duke’s Okafor went to the Philadelphia 76ers at No. 3.