Here is a look at upcoming sporting events in the area. If you have a game or an event you want to see listed, please send us the schedule to sports@tylerpaper.com. 

Rockwall's Nicholas Loar, Lufkin's Lynn Hebert and Longview's Jonathan Walgama advance to the Texas Mid-Amateur Tournament after a qualifying round on Wednesday at The Cascades Golf & Country Club in Tyler.

July of last year was a tough month for those who love golf. Two successful professional golfers with ties to East Texas and The Cascades Golf & Country Club, where the 49th Tanos Energy II/Patterson-UTI Drilling Texas State Open will be played later this month, passed away.

The John Tyler vs. Oakland (Tennessee) 7on7 football game, scheduled for 11:45 a.m. (Central time) Friday, is slated to be streamed on ESPN+ from Matthews, North Carolina, tournament officials said. 

CARROLLTON — Week-long leader Pierceson Coody stayed steady while others around him struggled Thursday, then put on a finishing kick on the final holes, to grab a commanding five-shot lead heading to the final round of the 116th Trans-Mississippi Amateur Championship at Maridoe Golf Club.

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