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ON TAP

Friday, Jan. 3

BASKETBALL

Cleveland at Notre Dame, 6 (JV, 3:30)

Polk County at Meigs County, 6

WRESTLING

Cleveland, Cookeville, East Hamilton, Rhea County at Walker Valley, 2

Saturday, Jan. 4

BASKETBALL

Lee at North Alabama, 2

Walker Valley (B) at Ooltewah, 4

Southern KY Shoot-Out

at McCreary Central HS, Stearns, Ky.

Cleveland (G) vs, Southwestern (Somerset, Ky.), 3

WRESTLING

Cleveland, Walker Valley at Soddy-Daisy Invitational

WRESTLING

Luther Killian Tennessee High School

Wrestling Poll

The Killian poll is primarily a measure of dual meet strength with some consideration to individual tournament strength. Votes are cast by a state-wide panel of high school wrestling coaches and are based on a maximum Power Ranking of 100 percent.

Rank School Pwr Rnk Last Week

1 Baylor 100 1

2 Cleveland 92 2

3 Father Ryan 83 3

4 Wilson Central 74 4

5 Bradley Central 65 5

6 Soddy-Daisy 60 6

7 McCallie 50 7

8 MB Academy 43 8

9 Ravenwood 31 9

10 Christian Brothers 24 10

11 Walker Valley 19 11

12 Blackman 11 12

Others receiving votes: Brentwood, Cookeville, Halls.

LOCAL NOTES

2014 TRYOUT TUNE-UP

The third annual Tryout Tune-Up for baseball players ages 5-15 will be held on four Sundays in January 2014. The dates are Jan. 5, 12, 19 and 26 from 2-5 p.m. The Tune-Up will focus on all basic baseball fundamentals. Each player will get work in hitting, throwing, infield play, outfield play, base running and pitching. The Tune-Up will be directed by former Lake Forest baseball coach Robbie Winters. Local coaches and players will run stations. Each three hour Sunday session will cost $25 with a special rate of $85 for attending all four days. Campers who attend all four sessions will receive a free T-shirt. For more information, contact coach Winters at 473-9645 to secure a spot in the camp.

U.S. BASEBALL ACADEMY CAMP

Cleveland State Community College will host a four week baseball camp beginning Jan. 5. Cleveland head coach Mike Policastro will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for players in grades 1-12 and are limited to six players per coach. Sessions are offered in advanced hitting, pitching, catching, fielding and baserunning. Proceeds will benefit amateur baseball in Cleveland. Space is limited. . For more information, visit www.USBaseballAcademy.com, or call toll-free 866-622-4487.

WALKER VALLEY BASEBALL CAMP

The Walker Valley Winter Baseball Hitting and Pitching Camps will be held over five Sundays in January and February. Registration will be Jan. 5 from 2-3:30 at the school’s baseball facilities. The camp dates are Jan. 12, 19, 26, plus Feb. 2 and 9. Each player will be videod and receive a T-shirt. The cost is $100 per camp or $150 for both. For more information contact coaches Joe Shamblin at 364-6951 or Mike Turner at 545-2640.