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Bohn fires 61 to take share of lead spot at Greenbrier
Jason Bohn’s main goal after barely making the cut at The Greenbrier Classic was to get some extra rest before the final round.
July 05, 2015 12:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maybin sparks Atlanta offense
Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 on Saturday night in their best offensive showing in six weeks.
July 05, 2015 12:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wiped-out qualifying puts Earnhardt on pole
Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned the pole for tonight’s race at Daytona International Speedway because his crew chief correctly predicted the weather.
July 05, 2015 12:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williams sisters set for another showdown
Used to be that a match involving Miss Williams vs. Miss Williams, as they like to say at the All England Club, was a regular occurrence at the latter stages of the most prestigious tennis tourname...
July 04, 2015 11:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Isner falls quickly as match resumes
What shaped up as another possible lengthy five-setter at Wimbledon for the winner of the longest match in tennis history instead wrapped up rather quickly.
July 04, 2015 11:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. gets its chance at revenge for 2011
Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011. That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the Women’s World Cup title match in Germany.
July 04, 2015 11:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Uribe caps off Teheran's strong start with homer
Juan Uribe hit a tie-breaking homer in the seventh inning, Julio Teheran delivered another strong home start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night.
July 03, 2015 11:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Serena staves off challenge from Brit
Twice, Serena Williams stood merely two points from a loss at Wimbledon against a British opponent buoyed by a roaring, flag-waving Centre Court crowd.
July 03, 2015 11:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wambach playing with ‘title or bust’ mentality
With the title match looming, Abby Wambach isn’t mincing words. “All I care about is winning this World Cup,” she said.
July 03, 2015 11:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big moves made, but dealing isn't done in NBA free agency
LeBron James is available. Marc Gasol, too. That's two All-NBA first team members from last season still on the market, in case anybody thinks all the best players are gone.
July 06, 2015 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commentary: Hall of Fame process needs revision to cast a wider net over potential inductees
During my time as sports editor of the Cherokee Tribune, I’ve had the pleasure of reporting on three classes of inductees into the Cherokee County Sports Hall of Fame.
July 03, 2015 11:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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More candidates expected to join past notables inducted into Hall of Fame
Cherokee County products Buster Skrine, Bruce Miller and Nick Markakis have all made their names known on a national stage.
July 02, 2015 11:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hall of Fame looking for members to go into upcoming induction group
The Cherokee County Sports Hall of Fame is beginning its annual nomination drive, and vice chairman Scott Webb said there has never been a better time to find a coach or athlete to submit for consi...
July 02, 2015 12:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Etowah’s Madison DuVall named All-American for third straight year
Although Madison DuVall wrapped up her high school career several months ago by defending her state diving title in Class AAAAAA, the recent Etowah graduate was able to pick up one more prep honor ...
June 30, 2015 11:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Duke's Tomlinson, UVa's Brian voted ACC athletes of year
Duke football player Laken Tomlinson and Virginia women's soccer player Morgan Brian are the Atlantic Coast Conference's male and female athletes of the year.
June 30, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Year: Etowah's Knox bookends year with standout football, baseball seasons
Robbie Knox has become known for being a three-sport athlete at Etowah, but it wasn’t always that way.
June 27, 2015 11:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Year: Few ruled better inside Sequoyah’s gym than volleyball, basketball star Hartman
Gaining notoriety as an all-state athlete is no easy feat. Only the top players in each classification are selected to be a member of the first team.
June 27, 2015 12:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Etowah alum takes next step in golf career
Over the last week, Anders Albertson has added a pair of accolades and earned his first pay check playing golf.
June 27, 2015 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Competing in multiple sports the norm for many Cherokee County athletes
Specializing in one sport has been a growing trend among high school athletes. Motivated by time, economics or other constraints, some athletes choose to play one sport.
June 26, 2015 12:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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