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Georgia Tech, Georgia make the grade on NCAA's APR
Eight Georgia Tech teams and two Georgia teams have earned perfect scores on the NCAA's Academic Progress Report, and every team from the two schools made passing scores.
May 27, 2015 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cleveland finishes off sweep with romp
LeBron James scored 23 points, Kyrie Irving returned after missing two games and the Cleveland Cavaliers reserved a spot in the NBA Finals with a 118-88 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
May 27, 2015 12:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Change of heart breathes new life into Callaspo-Uribe trade
Alberto Callaspo was scratched from the Braves’ starting lineup for the second consecutive night, an indication the proposed multiplayer trade that would send the infielder to the Dodgers may be ba...
May 27, 2015 12:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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SEC schools look to protect interests
The league that boasts seven consecutive football national championships and resides in some of the country’s most fertile recruiting grounds is complaining about being at a competitive disadvantage.
May 27, 2015 12:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Edwards boosts Joe Gibbs Racing's fortunes
Joe Gibbs has had many special nights in football and auto racing. Few were bigger than Sunday’s showing in the Coca-Cola 600.
May 27, 2015 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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American Sock ousts Dimitrov on 'favorite surface' in Paris
Ah, the French Open, the time of year when a certain question is asked repeatedly by American tennis fans: Why can't the country's players, particularly the men, find success on red clay?
May 26, 2015 04:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freeman makes opening bid to be Falcons' starting RB
Devonta Freeman believes he is next in line to be the Falcons’ starting running back. He has made an early statement that he won’t be outworked for the job.
May 26, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long road back: Rangers' Josh Hamilton makes season debut
For the first time in three years, Josh Hamilton's name is in the Texas Rangers' lineup.
May 25, 2015 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Korver set to miss remainder of playoffs
Already facing a daunting task after losing the first two games in the Eastern Conference final, the Atlanta Hawks were dealt another blow when Kyle Korver was ruled out for the rest of the playoffs.
May 23, 2015 11:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commentary: Potential shift to the fall would be beneficial for tennis
High school tennis coaches from around the state were recently polled in order to gauge the level of interest in shifting their sport from the spring to the fall.
May 27, 2015 12:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Etowah athletic programs enjoy fruits of prosperous 2014-15 school year
Etowah High School found an unprecedented level of athletic success that spread throughout the 2014-15 school year.
May 27, 2015 12:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Roundup: Cherokee players named all-region
Cherokee boys soccer player Riley Wildeman was named first-team All-Region 5AAAAAA.
May 27, 2015 12:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Etowah star Chris Kirk wins Colonial
Chris Kirk made a par-saving 7-foot putt after an errant tee shot at the 18th hole, avoiding a playoff at Colonial and winning by a stroke Sunday for his fourth PGA Tour victory.
May 25, 2015 12:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Player of the Year: Lee enjoys unblemished first season at Etowah
When Galen Lee began playing tennis 10 years ago, it was more to fill time than anything else.
May 23, 2015 11:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coach of the Year: Wins give Smerker reason to smirk
The Woodstock boys tennis team didn’t win all of its matches, but with a 15-5 record, the Wolverines posted three more victories than they had in any previous season.
May 23, 2015 11:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Player of the Year: Gilmer perseveres in pressure-packed season
Mallory Gilmer was nearly unmatched on the tennis court this season. Playing No. 1 singles, the Etowah ace went 16-2.
May 23, 2015 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coach of the Year: Morgan finds the recipe for success
For Etowah girls tennis coach Billie Morgan, putting together a lineup was a bit like crafting a recipe.
May 23, 2015 12:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weeg an NAIA All-American
Former River Ridge High School pitcher Jackson Weeg was named to the Division III 2015 All-America baseball team. The Emory sophomore went 11-1 this season and was named a third-team All-American. ...
May 22, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights starting fresh as Wynn takes reins for first spring practice period
Tyler Wynn has only been the head football coach at River Ridge for a few months, but he’s seen plenty of changes.
May 22, 2015 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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