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Teheran 3-hits Phillies; Braves hold on for win
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The brisk air brought out Julio Teheran’s best more so than facing Cliff Lee. Teheran pitched a three-hitter, Evan Gattis homered among a career-best four hits, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 Wednesday night. Teheran (3-1) retired his first 12 batters before Ryan Howard led off the bottom of the fifth with an infield single. The 23-year-old righty struck out four and got 14 outs on flyballs in his first complete game in 38 career starts. He became the ninth Braves starter in the first 14 games this year to allow one run or none. “The cold didn’...
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Bears to honor 1994 state champions on Saturday
Bradley Central will honor the 1994 TSSAA State Champion Bears, between tournament games at the McKenzie Baseball Complex on Saturday. Celebrating the 20-year anniversary of the school’s lone baseb...
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Raiders battle to tie with Loudon
If Cleveland coach John Brose has any gray hairs popping up, a sluggish first half by the Raiders could rightfully take the credit. A talented Lenoir City team journeyed south and gave Cleveland (8...
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Brewster, Nelo power Lee victory
Cameron Brewster and Andres Nelo blasted three-run homers and Lee used eight different pitchers in an 8-4 victory over Bryan College at Olympic Field on Wednesday evening. The win improves the Flam...
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Lady ’Cats capture district crown
BENTON — For the first time since 1994, the Polk County Lady Wildcats clinched the District 5-AA regular-season title. With their 1-0 win over Sequoyah on Wednesday evening, the Lady Wildcats got t...
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CMS Raiders take links win
Special to the Banner The Cleveland Middle School golf team took on Lake Forest Middle School Wednesday at Chatata Valley Golf Course. The Raiders captured the overall boys match by eight strokes o...
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Vols hoops job still ‘extremely attractive’
KNOXVILLE (AP) — Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart believes the criticism former men’s basketball coach Cuonzo Martin encountered this season won’t hinder the Volunteers’ search for a successor...
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Warhawks sink talons into Flames
The Lee University Tennis teams ended the season hosting former SSAC foe Auburn University at Montgomery Wednesday afternoon at the DeVos Tennis Center. The Lady Flames fell to the NAIA No. 4 Lady ...
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Oliver walk-off shoots down Ooltewah Owls
OOLTEWAH — Ooltewah was on the verge of a District 5-AAA doubleheader sweep against Cleveland. But the Blue Raiders’ hot-hitting catcher Hunter Oliver had other ideas. The Owls rode Logan Fugate’s ...
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Blackmon not happy with loss
Despite losing to Cleveland 2-1 last week, Bradley Central head coach Tucker Blackmon couldn’t help but be proud of his team’s performance. Wednesday evening’s 2-1 loss to District 5-AAA rival McMi...
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Martin moves westward
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — A more relaxed fan base, milder weather and a chance to coach at the top-rated public university in the country added up to Cuonzo Martin making the decision to leave Tennes...
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Lady Cougars’ 12-game win streak ended by BRYAN GRISHAM CSCC Sports Information Director

Cougars split with No. 14 Senators by BRYAN GRISHAM CSCC Sports Information Director