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Texas player Gough has local ties

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Ty Gough is the grandson of Herb Ford of Cherokee. Photo submitted.
Ty Gough , a 6'10", 250 pound player for Rio Grande Valley (PSJA High School) of

south Texas, and the grandson of Herb Ford of Cherokee, recently completed his final season of high school basketball.

Gough received numerous awards this season. He was the MVP of the District, first team All - Valley, first team All -Region, first team on two newspapers' selections, and was also picked by the Coaches Association and Referee Association on their first team.

Gough is ranked fourth in the state of Texas at his position by Rivals.com , and he was also ranked 40th over-all, out of 150 players. He played in the All-Region and All- Valley basketball games, and was named MVP for both games

Gough will be attending college and playing basketball for Texas State University in San Marcos,Texas.

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