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Worley again shows grit in loss
ATHENS, Ga. — Justin Worley running back onto the field from the locker room may not have had the dramatics of Condredge Holloway’s famous return from hospital against UCLA in 1974, but it gave the Volunteers every bit of the same lift on Saturday at Sanford Stadium. Just like Holloway’s return, the ultimate result was not a victory, but the lift provided once again brought a Volunteer team back into contention in a game that had started to get away. “Gritty, confident, very prideful,” head coach Butch Jones said of Worley’s return. “He wants to win, he wants to do anything he can to lead h...
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Four Mustangs hit personal bests at CCCL
EAST RIDGE — Walker Valley’s cross country teams recently traveled to Camp Jordan Arena in East Ridge for a CCCL meet. The Mustangs had a full team of seven in the boys varsity race, competing agai...
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On Tap 9-29
Monday, Sept. 29 FOOTBALL Grace Baptist at TCPS Middle, 5:30 Ooltewah at Cleveland (JV), 6 GOLF Lee (M) at The Cougar Invitational, Columbus, Ga. SOFTBALL Chilhowee Middle at Athens Middle, 5 TENNI...
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Bridgewater hurt, but Vikings roll on by Falcons
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — That sprained left ankle was not about to spoil Teddy Bridgewater’s first career start for the Minnesota Vikings. “He’s going to get an MRI,” coach Mike Zimmer said, deadpanning,...
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Hawks win homecoming, prepare for Basin
Special to the Banner The Tennessee Christian Preparatory School Hawks hosted the Concord Christian Lions at Lake Forest Middle in their first ever Friday night football game. Celebration was in th...
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Luck, Wayne lead Colts rout
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck got back to being the gunslinger Sunday. Reggie Wayne got back to being the playmaker. The combination again proved unbeatable. Luck threw for a season high 393 yard...
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Red Zone struggles continue to plague Bears
SIGNAL MOUNTAIN — Despite taking a completely new approach, the result was familiar for Bradley Central Friday night against former coach Bill Price’s third-ranked (4A) Signal Mountain squad. “We k...
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Busch gets Nationwide win
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Kyle Busch munched on some popcorn and sipped on his drink from his familiar seat inside the Dover media center. He relaxed like he was settling in for a night of TV. Again, he w...
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Gritty Worley leads near Vols upset
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — When Justin Worley slammed his elbow off a Georgia player’s helmet while throwing a pass, it looked as if his day was done. Turns out, the Tennessee quarterback was just getting ...
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Phillies hold off Braves
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jonathan Papelbon sealed a victory with a fist pump, a reaction that certainly didn’t offend the Phillies fans. Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made ...
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Soccer Lady Flames nip West Georgia in GSC play
Freshman Nicole Blanchard scored an unassisted goal in the 61st minute and the Lee defense was outstanding for the entire 90 minutes in a tough 1-0 victory over a stubborn West Georgia squad at the...
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Prep Standings
High School Football District 5-AAA Team District Overall Ooltewah 2-0 6-0 Walker Valley 1-1 4-2 Soddy-Daisy 1-1 3-2 Cleveland 1-1 2-4 East Hamilton 1-1 1-4 Bradley Central 0-1 2-3 McMinn County 0-...
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Local Notes
BASEBALL LEE PROSPECT CAMP The 2014 Lee Baseball Fall Prospect Camp will be held Nov. 1 (sessions 1 and 2) and Nov. 2 (session 3) at Olympic Field on the campus of Lee University. The camp is open ...
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