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Check Into Cash Player of the Week 11-21
Congratulations to Walker Valley bowler Tanner Kincaid for being selected as the Check Into Cash Player of the Week. The junior recently rolled a perfect 300 game during a high school match. He is carrying a 209 average as the second-ranked Mustangs are 12-1 overall with a 7-1 mark in District 5 play so far this TSSAA season.
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Local Notes 11-21
BASEBALL TRYOUT TUNE-UP The fifth annual Tryout Tune-Up for ages 5-15 will be held in January and February. The Tune-Up will be held on four Sundays; Jan. 11, 18, 25 and Feb. 1 from 2-5 p.m. The Tu...
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On tap 11-21
Friday, Nov. 21 BASKETBALL Motlow State at Cleveland State, 5:30 Farragut at Bradley Central, 6 (BJV, 4:30) North Murray (Ga.) at Polk County, 6 (BJV, 4:30) SOCCER NCCAA Mid-East Regional in Clinto...
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Crusaders lose close one to PC
Special to the Banner The Cleveland Christian Crusaders hit the hardwood for the second game of their homestand Thursday night, as they played host to Paideia Christian of Knoxville. It was a close...
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Sims leads Bears past Hixson
HIXSON — Bradley Central’s bowling Bears notched their second victory in as many days Thursday, at the Holiday Bowl in Hixson. Coach Don Burke’s squad allowed the host Hixson squad just one point i...
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Titans’ Williamson looking like 5th-round steal
NASHVILLE (AP) — Titans linebacker Avery Williamson had a big game against a quarterback he’s been watching for years, sacking Ben Roethlisberger not once, but twice. Now the rookie is working to m...
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Suspensions leave Volunteers short-handed on defense
KNOXVILLE (AP) — On a week when Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson expected to play the final home game of his productive career, the Volunteers instead must find a way to replace the all-Southeaste...
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Earnhardt wants more in ’15 with new chief
(AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. imagined his Nationwide Series trophy was a chalice, tipped it back and acted like he was taking a big swig of champagne or beer — the beverages of choice for NASCAR winne...
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Gobbler ready to run at Cleveland Speedway
Special to the Banner The annual Joe Lee Johnson Gobbler Race is scheduled with the Southern All Stars Series Friday night at Cleveland Speedway. The payout for the event is estimated at close to $...
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Local Notes 11-20
BASEBALL The fifth annual Tryout Tune-Up for ages 5-15 will be held in January. The Tune-Up will be held on four Sundays; Jan. 10, 17, 24 and 31 from 2-5 p.m. Tune-Up will focus on all basic baseba...
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This Week's Matchups

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Titans rookie QB wants a win
NASHVILLE (AP) — Zach Mettenberger knows exactly what happens when he doesn’t use the proper technique when throwing to his left. “I throw picks to the other team,” the Titans rookie quarterback sa...
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Next man in for Vols on Saturday
KNOXVILLE — Butch Jones and his staff preach that every member of the Vols should practice as if they were a starter. On Saturday that mantra will benefit Tennessee. Several members of Team 118 are...
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On Tap 11-20

Scoggins signs with Bryan by SARALYN NORKUS Banner Sports Writer

Jones happy with Tuesday practice by UTSPORTS.COM

Lady Colts drop close one by Staff Reports

On Tap 11-19

Lady Raiders fall to Alcoa by Staff Reports