Smoaky's News & Notes
James Street on the late-great Darrell Royal
Thursday, 8th November 2012 - 7:36PM
***Breaking News*** Waskom Forfeits 7-Wins
Wednesday, 7th November 2012 - 3:35PM
Waskom head football coach Whitney Keeling confirms his program will forfeit their seven wins this season due to a birth certificate issue involving a student-athlete.
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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
Here are the options for the Smoaky.com "Game of the Week" in East Texas.
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Voting ends on Thursday, 12:00pm.
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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