Category Archives: Sports

Arlington Martin Standout Trinity King Living Her Dream On the Golf Course

Martin High School junior Trinity King continues to live her American Dream right here in Arlington, excelling both on the golf course and inside the classroom. Over the past few years, King has been competing in USGA Junior golf events all across the country and she’s already committed to play at…

Globe Life Field, Loews Hotel Construction Headline Latest ‘Home Plate Update’

Significant advances were made this fall on both the Globe Life Field and Texas Live! projects planned for Arlington’s Entertainment District. Just weeks after the official groundbreaking of the Texas Rangers’ $1.1 billion retractable-roof ballpark, the City of Arlington also celebrated the start of a $150 million Live! By Loews flagship…

Martin, TCU Grad Jaden Oberkrom’s Kicking Academy Helping Students Dream Big

Jaden Oberkrom, the Big 12 Conference’s all-time leader in field goals made, is helping students pursue their dream of kicking at the next level right here in The American Dream City. Oberkrom, who graduated from AISD’s Martin High School and went on to have a successful career at TCU, turned down…

November 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Cade Cunningham

Cade Cunningham, sophomore for Bowie High School’s basketball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for November 2017. According to Head Coach Allen Gratts, Cunningham continues to impress with his leadership skills at such a young age. He’s currently ranked as Rivals. com’s 20th best prospect in…

Scott Cross Living His American Dream as UTA Men’s Basketball Coach

As a former player and graduate, assistant coach and now head coach of the men’s basketball team, Scott Cross has rich ties to both The University of Texas at Arlington and The American Dream City. Scott Cross, a two-time conference coach of the year, has presided over the most successful era…

October 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Keelan Chilton

Keelan Chilton, senior for Martin High School’s football team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for October 2017. According to Head Coach Bob Wager, Chilton continues to display high character and a unique passion on and off the football field.“Keelan Chilton is the model that…

Dream Builders: Miracle League a Home Run for Children with Disabilities

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders focuses on the Miracle League of DFW, which provides an…

Enchant Christmas Makes Its U.S. Debut at Globe Life Park in Arlington Nov. 24

The American Dream City and the Lone Star State are about to get a whole lot brighter with the United States debut of Enchant Christmas. Unwrap new holiday traditions at the most scenic wonderland in Texas.  Get lost in the world’s largest light maze. Take photos around the largest Christmas tree…

97,000 Truck Loads of Dirt: Crews Begin Excavating Globe Life Field Site in Arlington

The excavation for the future Globe Life Field began on Monday on the eastern part of the project site, which is located in what was formerly the Lot B parking lot. The excavation is being overseen by Manhattan Construction Company, the general contractor of the project. Crews will work 24 hours…