Smoaky's News & Notes
Gilmer's Josh Walker commits to A&M
Sunday, 28th October 2012 - 4:17PM
Gilmer junior linebacker Josh Walker, 6-2, 220, 4.6, has committed to play college football at Texas A&M, Walker is a member of the Class of 2014.
Walker told David Smoak, "I loved the campus and everything about Texas A&M University and Coach (Kevin) Sumlin and I've always enjoyed my time with Coach (B.J.) Anderson. Texas A&M has always been one of my favorite schools and I'm very excited about this day."
Walker has 39-Tackles, 8-QB pressures, 2-Caused Fumbles, 2-Fumble Recoveries, and 5-Sacks. Walker also has 35-carries for 241-yards and 5-TD's, plus 11-catches for 136-yards and 2-TD's.
Gilmer head football coach Jeff Traylor told Smoak, "Josh Walker is a young man of high character, he's extremely intelligent, and he's the reason you get into coaching, he's just an awesome kid."
Smoaky.com's "Game of the Week"
Thursday, 25th October 2012 - 1:49PM
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Ladies and Gentleman, Mount Pleasant's Daron Roberts (Must Read)
Friday, 14th September 2012 - 1:08AM
What a story about former Mount Pleasant High School and University of Texas graduate, Daron Roberts.
Daron Roberts, Mount Pleasant High School Alum
H.S. Coaches Interviews This Week
Wednesday, 12th September 2012 - 10:40AM
Here are some interviews with high school coaches for this week on 99.3TalkFM.
John King, Longview
Ricklan Holmes, John Tyler
Greg Owens, Sulphur Springs
Darrell Piske, Tyler Lee
Lobos QB Caraway out with ACL Injury
Wednesday, 5th September 2012 - 3:33PM
As first reported by the Longview News-Journal, Longview starting quarterback Bivins Caraway suffered a torn ACL and will miss the rest of the 2012 season.
Here's the story on the News-Journal website Caraway Suffers Torn ACL