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Two-Minute Drill: Former Lobo coach Cox to be honored, more

Jan. 31, 2016 at 4 a.m.

COX TO BE HONORED: Former Longview High School head football coach and athletic director Doug Cox will be inducted into the East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor on Feb. 27 in Texarkana.

Cox will be joined by Hall of Honor inductees Earl Campbell and former Texas High coach/AD Watty Myers along with Al Hanna (Distinguished Service Award) and Greg Parham (Officials Hall of Honor inductee).

The event is set for 6 p.m. on Feb. 27 at the ETCA Hall of Honor Banquet at Northridge Country Club in Texarkana. The event is open to the public, and tickets are available for $25 per person.

For information: Starr Thompson (903) 793-7731 ext. 57001.

SENIOR GOLF: The East Texas Senior Golf Association is accepting membership applications for its 32nd year.

The group plays 12 flighted/handicapped tournaments per year in East Texas.

For information:, or (903) 236-0990.

LGSA REGISTRATION: Registration for the Longview Girls Softball Association is underway.

The next in-person registrations are set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 6 and Feb. 13 at TA sports (formerly East Texas Sports Center).

The league will play two games nightly on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights. Age groups are Blast Ball (3-4), 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U and 14U.

For information:

LBBA REGISTRATION: Registration for the 2016 Longview Boys Baseball Association season is open through Feb. 20.

Players may register at using PayPal or download a form and mail it in with the feel.

Registration is also set at TA Sports (103 W. Loop 281) from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Feb. 6 at the Greggton Community Center (back entrance) located at 3211 W. Marshall Ave.

All players must be 4 before May 1, and players new to LBBA must furnish a copy of their birth certificate.

For information: (903) 759-9663 or visit the website.

KC FOOTBALL TRYOUTS: The Kilgore College football team will host a winter tryout for any college-eligible athlete on Saturday, Feb. 6, at R.E. St. John Memorial Stadium in Kilgore.

Registration is set for 10 a.m., with the combine beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Attendees must bring their own cleats, workout clothes and tennis shoes.

Cost for the tryout is $20 per person, and the workout will provide the opportunity to showcase athletic abilities to the coaching staff and possibly earn a football scholarship or a walk-on position.

For information:

GOLF TOURNAMENT: Union Grove High School will host a golf tournament on March 7 at Southern Hills Golf Course for varsity boys and girls.

Entry fee is $200 per team or $40 for individuals.

For information: or



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