'Excited to be a Brave': Aggie Braden Shewmake says he's ready to start his professional baseball career in Atlanta after being drafted this week in the first round.
Remembering Rudder's legacy: Historian and author Thomas Hatfield provided insights into the defining moments of James Earl Rudder's military actions during a presentation Tuesday at Miramont Country Club in Bryan. Rudder commanded elite Army Rangers at the invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944.
Quick learner: Texas A&M senior Nathan Hite, who walked on to the track and field team in 2014, will be competing in the decathlon at the NCAA outdoor meet on Wednesday in Austin. His success at the sport centers around his ambition to do his best every day and be good at everything.
Making the team: Former Houston Texans punter Shane Lechler, Indiana Pacers assistant general manager Kelly Krauskopf and former A&M football coach Jackie Sherrill are on the Texas Sports Hall of Fame’s 2020 ballot. The induction ceremony will be March 28 at the Waco Convention Center.