The economic impacts of the Red River Rivalry
One of college football's most beloved traditions will remain at the State Fair of Texas for several years to come. That's a score for fans and businesses in Dallas. Monica Paul, the executive director of the Dallas Sports Commission, joined Good Day to discuss the economic impact of the Red River Rivalry.
Dallas Marathon sells out 52nd annual event
New York, Boston and Chicago are all cities synonymous with the idea of their annual marathon races. While the big cities have some of the largest numbers of participants, the BMW Dallas Marathon is a highly accredited race many people look forward to. Every year several runners travel from around...
AT&T Stadium Designer to Lead Cotton Bowl Stadium Renovations
Discover the exciting plans for the Cotton Bowl Stadium renovations, led by the designer behind AT&T Stadium. With a budget of $140 million, the 93-year-old stadium will undergo major upgrades including widened concourses, new elevators, premium spaces, and renovated concession stands.
Garland Woman Gears Up for Her 40th Run in Dallas Marathon
Get ready to be inspired by a 73-year-old marathon runner from Garland, gearing up for her 40th Dallas Marathon. With over 80 marathons under her belt, including prestigious races in Boston, London, and Australia, this unstoppable athlete shares her love for running and camaraderie.
Penn State coach James Franklin watches Tiqwai Hayes, Aliquippa-Dallas PIAA championship game from sideline
Aliquippa vs. Dallas is underway for the Class 4A high school football state championship game in Pennsylvania, and a big-time college coach is checking it out live. Penn State coach James Franklin is on the sideline presumably getting a look at four-star junior running back Tiqwai Hayes, ...
Red River Rivalry staying in Dallas at the Cotton Bowl
DALLAS — The Red River Rivalry between the University of Texas and the University of Oklahoma will remain at the Cotton Bowl through 2036 after the schools agreed to a contract extension Wednesday. In addition to the Dallas Sports Commission and Dallas Tourism Public Improvement District increasing the game...
Downtown Dallas Braces for 52nd BMW Marathon Weekend, Road Closures and Events Guide
The streets of Dallas are about to get a whole lot busier as the venerable BMW Dallas Marathon gears up to celebrate its 52nd year. This weekend, athletes and fitness enthusiasts swarm to downtown Dallas for a series of runs, starting with the Friday Night Lights Mile at 7 p.m. at the Dallas City Hall Plaza. The event, which commences on December 8, will have participants charging around the plaza in a Grand Prix-style race, open to both the fleet of foot and the more leisurely-paced crowd, according to CBS News.
State Semi-Finals Preview and Analysis in DFW: A Look at the Fifth Round of the Post Season
Get ready for an exciting preview of the State Semi-finals in DFW. Join the hosts as they discuss their predictions, face some backlash from previous picks, and delve into the psychology of high school football. Expect some friendly banter and intense football analysis.
$140 Million in Ongoing Renovations To Make Cotton Bowl World’s Premier Event Facility
DALLAS – (WBAP/KLIF) – The lead architect in the design for Cotton Bowl renovations expects fans will enjoy the upgraded facility so much, the Cotton Bowl could become a world leading destination event center. Bryan Trubey of Overland Partners designed upgrades to the Cotton Bowl with a budget of $140 million dollars.
A Day to Remember at the Northern Texas PGA's Ewing Charity Classic
The annual Ewing Charity Classic in Dallas, Texas, is a highlight for many Northern Texas PGA (NTPGA) Section Members. Sponsored by Fin Ewing and Ewing Automotive Group, the tournament is one of the biggest contributors to NTPGA Foundation programming. And This year, it was one PGA of America Golf Professionals...
Rice rewarded with in-state bowl game as Owls face Texas State in Dallas
For the third time in program history, Rice will play in a bowl game in consecutive seasons.
2024 ASA STARS National Tour Schedule Released
After an exciting inaugural ASA STARS National Tour campaign, the schedule for the 2024 ASA STARS National Tour season has been released by ASA STARS National tour officials. The second-year tour will open the season at New Smyrna Speedway on Tuesday, February 13 for the Clyde Hart Memorial. The event will be contested during the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing, and will be tri-sanctioned along with the ASA Southern Super Series and the track’s David Rogers Super Late Model division.
5A Division I State Semifinals Preview
A year ago, Aledo moved up to 5A Division I and didn’t miss a beat, destroying College Station for the state title. The Bearcats are hungry to repeat this year, but to do so, they’ll have to get by some new faces at the state level. Here’s what...
Forney police and firefighters to face-off in charity toy drive football game
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Police Association will take on the Forney Fire Association on Saturday, December 9th, at their annual flag football game, which is dedicated to providing toys for local families this Christmas. The associations are joined by Community Life Church at City Bank Stadium at noon....
Diamond Hill Jarvis High School Honors State Champion Anel Sanchez for His Hard Work and Dedication
Join the celebration at Diamond Hill Jarvis High School as they honor back-to-back state champion, Anel Sanchez. Discover the hard work, dedication, and community support that led to this remarkable achievement in cross country.
There Are 13 Undefeated Teams Remaining In College Basketball
As the college basketball season begins to heat up, a handful of teams are separating themselves from the pack. There have been several big matchups between ranked teams and several upsets, but 13 teams remain undefeated after roughly one month. Some of the teams were expected to be here at ...
Dallas Stars' Jason Robertson holds toy drive in support of Children's Health patients
Dallas Stars forward Jason Robertson is hosting a toy drive to help brighten the holiday for sick children at Children’s Health. The second annual Robo's Holiday Toy Drive runs until Monday, Dec. 11. After the deadline, Robertson will personally deliver the toys and gifts to Children's Medical Center Dallas.
Texas Rangers Fan Fulfills Lifelong Wishes: World Series Win and Meeting Clarice Tinsley
A Texas Rangers fan had two dreams: to see his team win the World Series and to meet news anchor Clarice Tinsley. After the Rangers' victory, the fan's second wish comes true in an unexpected, heartwarming encounter.
5A D2 STATE SEMIFINALS: Frisco Emerson and South Oak Cliff both set off to make history
History will be made on Friday in the UIL Class 5A Division II State Semifinal match between Frisco Emerson and South Oak Cliff regardless of who wins. As these teams kick things into high gear before the game, VYPE DFW dives into exactly what fans can expect as they prepare to watch these two programs chase a storybook ending to their 2023-24 football season.
David vs. Goliath: Forney Jackrabbits set to face Aledo in the UIL Class 5A D1 State Semifinal
The Forney Jackrabbits have created a team culture that continues to rock North Texas this season. After a five-year playoff drought, head coach Jeffrey Fleener joined the program in 2021, took control of the ship, and turned it right around. Since taking over, the team has seen a 27-9 record and playoff appearances. Embarking on an incredible journey this season, the team is headed to the UIL Class 5A Division I State Semifinals against a giant in the state: the Aledo Bearcats. VYPE DFW talked to coach Fleener about exactly what fans can expect out of the Jackrabbits this week.