Author Archives: Mike Montfort

Davis powers 37th homer before break

baseball

BALTIMORE — With one final power surge before the All-Star Break, Chris Davis earned himself a place in baseball’s record book, and generated momentum for Monday’s Home Run Derby. Davis hit his 37th home run to tie the American League ...

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Estelle follows his heart, dream to Houston

basketball

By MIKE PHILLIPS / Corsicana Daily Sun When people hear Navarro College men’s basketball coach Johnny Estelle is leaving it’s sure to break some hearts in this part of Texas. Estelle already has one. “It’s a tough time, a real ...

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SWJCFC Media Day July 25

football

The annual Southwest Junior College Football Conference (SWJCFC) Media Day will be Thursday, July 25, at Garden Valley Golf Club near Lindale. Conference coaches will make preseason presentations about their programs entering the 2013 season to area media members starting ...

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Farewell Tweets sing praises for Estelle

basketball

News of basketball coach Johnny Estelle’s departure Tuesday afternoon to The University of Houston prompted a flood of reactions via social media, especially from supportive friends and coaching colleagues who use Twitter.  Here are some of the re-tweeted responses: FROM FRIENDS: Navarro ...

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Estelle becomes UH assistant

Johnny Estelle

Navarro College head basketball coach Johnny Estelle resigned his position Tuesday to become an assistant on coach James Dickey’s staff at The University of Houston. “It’s a career opportunity I couldn’t pass up,” Estelle said. “My heart has been troubled ...

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