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Ryan coach Keith Pierce finishes 31st in men's race at Boston Marathon
At 36 years old, Keith Pierce keeps getting faster. Pierce, an assistant track and cross country coach at Ryan, finished 31st in the men's race and 35th overall at Monday's Boston Marathon with a time of two hours, 25 minutes and 6 seconds.
Piercing speed: Ryan coach picks up where he left off, set to run Boston
Boys golf: District 5-5A tourney wraps up with Rider taking top spots
Ethiopia's Deba inherits 2014 Boston Marathon win, but not prize
Kenya's Rita Jeptoo claimed $150,000 for the victory and an additional $25,000 for setting a course record. Both legally belong to Buzunesh Deba, whose time of 2 hours, 19 minutes, 59 seconds remains the fastest in Boston Marathon history, but the Boston Athletic Association would have to claw it back from Jeptoo.
Boys Golf: Denton, Ryan and Braswell compete in District 5-5A's opening round
The Denton, Ryan and Braswell boys golf teams participated in the first round of the District 5-5A golf tournament at WinStar Golf Course in Oklahoma, and both Wichita Falls Rider teams are pacing the field.
Motor sports: Cup drivers set for 500 miles on repaved TMS
When Texas Motor Speedway officials decided to repave the track in time for Sunday's O'Reilly Auto Parts 500, they threw a curve at the drivers. Actually, they threw two.
Putting roofs on racetracks, getting knocked out in a crash
Edwards clinches berth in Sprint Cup finale with win in rain-shortened race
Ray Sasser: Private club offers fishing solitude for anglers of middle-class income
Steve Alexander had warned me not to become complacent about the small East Texas lake where we fished. "You might catch a dink, a dink and another dink, and the next bite may be a quality fish," he said.
Golf: After strong 2016, Goodwin's 2017 season already rolling
Despite playing a junior-heavy schedule, Goodwin is ranked 11th overall in the World Amateur Golf Ranking and is the fourth-best American in that group, so making the transition to the next level of play is just another step in his young career.
World record 54.5 pound fish caught by 10-year old Dallas native Dylan Smith
Ray Sasser: Big bass part of Mexico’s lure
Why quail research still matters
Quail hunters threw a party Thursday at the Frontiers of Flight Museum. It was a fitting venue at which to celebrate what is arguably the greatest of game birds in a state that unarguably has the best wild quail hunting that remains.