Mack Beggs, a junior who is undefeated this wrestling season, hugged losing opponent Madeline Rocha of Coppell on the victory stand Saturday. Rocha declined to wrestle for the 110-pound Class 6A Region II championship.
A sport known for making drastic changes to its format became even more confusing with a new set of rules this season. Cup Series drivers such as Prosper native Chris Buescher are still trying to learn the nuances of the new points system.
Deshaun Watson, who led Clemson to college football’s national championship in January, will accept the 2016 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award during a Monday ceremony in Fort Worth. After that, it’s back to boosting his draft stock for NFL scouts and general managers who question his impact at the next level.
Robert Hughes, the winningest high school boys basketball coach ever after a brilliant career at Fort Worth Dunbar, is a finalist for the 2017 Basketball Hall of Fame class. He joins 13 others as finalists, including Baylor women’s coach Kim Mulkey.