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TV SportsWatch

Wednesday, Sept. 18

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

2 p.m.

WGN — Minnesota at Chicago White Sox

7 p.m.

SPSO — Atlanta at Washington

ESPN — Texas at Tampa Bay

10 p.m.

ESPN — L.A. Dodgers at Arizona

SOCCER

2:30 p.m.

FSN — UEFA Champions League, Celtic at AC Milan

FS1 — UEFA Champions League, Ajax at Barcelona

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Wednesday, Sept. 18

SOCCER

Lee (W) at North Alabama, 8

VOLLEYBALL

Walker Valley, East Ridge at GPS, 5:30 (JV 4:30)

Thursday, Sept. 19

CROSS COUNTRY

Athens Middle Meet, 4:30

FOOTBALL

Lake Forest at Ocoee Middle, 7 (7th 5)

GIRLS SOCCER

Cleveland at East Hamilton, 5:30

Tellico Plains at Polk County, 5:30

Bradley Central at McMinn County, 6 (JV 5)

Chattanooga Patriots at Walker Valley, 6

Sequatchie County at Ocoee Middle, 6

GOLF

District 5-AAA Tournament (Bear Trace), 9

Region 3 A-AA Tournament (Chatata Valley), 9:30

SOFTBALL

Loftis at Ocoee Middle, 5

TENNIS

Cleveland Middle at Ocoee Middle, 4:30

VOLLEYBALL

Bradley Central at McMinn County, 6 (JV 5)

Cleveland Christian at Dogwood, 6 (MS 5)

Walker Valley at Cleveland, 6:15 (JV 5:15, 9th 4:15)

Friday, Sept 20

FOOTBALL

District 5-AAA

Walker Valley at Bradley Central, 7:30

Soddy-Daisy at Cleveland, 7:30

East Hamilton at Ooltewah, 7:30

McMinn County at Oak Ridge, 7:30

District 5-AA

McMinn Central at Polk County, 7:30

Loudon at Sequoyah, 7:30

Sweetwater has a bye

SOCCER

Christian Brothers vs. Lee (M), 7

VOLLEYBALL

West Alabama at Lee, 7

Cleveland at Karns Tournament, TBA

Saturday, Sept. 21

CROSS COUNTRY

Cleveland, Walker Valley, Polk County in Chattanooga CC Festival, 8

Bradley Central at Tennessee Classic (Nashville)

FOOTBALL

Lake Forest at Ocoee Middle (6), 10 a.m.

VOLLEYBALL

West Florida at Lee, 2

Cleveland at Karns Tournament, TBA

Sunday, Sept. 22

SOCCER

Lee (W) at Columbus (Ga.) State, 2

Delta State at Lee (M), 4:30

BASEBALL

National League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 89 62 .589 —

Washington 81 70 .536 8

Philadelphia 71 80 .470 18

New York 67 83 .447 21½

Miami 55 96 .364 34

Central Division

W L Pct GB

St. Louis 88 63 .583 —

Pittsburgh 87 64 .576 1

Cincinnati 86 66 .566 2½

Milwaukee 67 83 .447 20½

Chicago 63 88 .417 25

West Division

W L Pct GB

Los Angeles 87 64 .576 —

Arizona 76 74 .507 10½

San Diego 70 80 .467 16½

San Francisco 70 81 .464 17

Colorado 69 83 .454 18½

Monday’s Games

Philadelphia 12, Miami 2

San Diego 2, Pittsburgh 0

Atlanta at Washington, ppd., local shooting tragedy

Milwaukee 6, Chicago Cubs 1

Cincinnati 6, Houston 1

Colorado 6, St. Louis 2

Arizona 2, L.A. Dodgers 1

Tuesday’s Games

Washington 6, Atlanta 5, 1st game

Washington 4, Atlanta 0, 2nd game

Philadelphia 6, Miami 4

San Diego 5, Pittsburgh 2

San Francisco 8, N.Y. Mets 5

Milwaukee 4, Chicago Cubs 3

Cincinnati 10, Houston 0

St. Louis 11, Colorado 4

L.A. Dodgers 9, Arizona 3

Wednesday’s Games

Atlanta (A.Wood 3-3) at Washington (Ohlendorf 4-0), 7:05

Miami (Eovaldi 3-6) at Philadelphia (Miner 0-1), 7:05 p.m.

San Diego (T.Ross 3-8) at Pittsburgh (Morton 7-4), 7:05

San Francisco (M.Cain 8-9) at N.Y. Mets (Harang 0-1), 7:10

Chicago Cubs (Rusin 2-4) at Milwaukee (Thornburg 2-1), 8:10 p.m.

Cincinnati (G.Reynolds 1-2) at Houston (Peacock 5-5), 8:10

St. Louis (Wainwright 16-9) at Colorado (Chatwood 7-4), 8:40 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers (Fife 4-3) at Arizona (McCarthy 4-9), 10:10

Thursday’s Games

San Diego (Kennedy 6-9) at Pittsburgh (Cole 8-7), 12:35

San Francisco (Bumgarner 12-9) at N.Y. Mets (Niese 7-7), 1:10 p.m.

Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 2-2) at Milwaukee (Lohse 10-9), 2:10

St. Louis (Wacha 3-1) at Colorado (Oswalt 0-6), 3:10 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers (Nolasco 13-10) at Arizona (Miley 10-10), 3:40

Miami (H.Alvarez 4-4) at Washington (Strasburg 7-9), 7:05

NL LEADERS

BATTING-Cuddyer, Colorado, .331; CJohnson, Atlanta, .327; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, .326; MCarpenter, St. Louis, .323; Werth, Washington, .320; YMolina, St. Louis, .317; Craig, St. Louis, .315.

RUNS-MCarpenter, St. Louis, 119; Choo, Cincinnati, 103; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 96; Votto, Cincinnati, 96; Holliday, St. Louis, 93; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 92; JUpton, Atlanta, 90.

RBI-Goldschmidt, Arizona, 116; BPhillips, Cincinnati, 101; Bruce, Cincinnati, 100; FFreeman, Atlanta, 100; Craig, St. Louis, 97; AdGonzalez, Los Angeles, 97; Pence, San Francisco, 93.

HITS-MCarpenter, St. Louis, 188; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 179; Pence, San Francisco, 174; DanMurphy, New York, 173; Segura, Milwaukee, 173; Votto, Cincinnati, 170; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 168.

DOUBLES-MCarpenter, St. Louis, 51; YMolina, St. Louis, 40; Bruce, Cincinnati, 38; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 38; Desmond, Washington, 37; GParra, Arizona, 37; DanMurphy, New York, 36; Rizzo, Chicago, 36.

TRIPLES-SMarte, Pittsburgh, 10; Segura, Milwaukee, 10; CGomez, Milwaukee, 9; Span, Washington, 9; MCarpenter, St. Louis, 7; Hechavarria, Miami, 7; Venable, San Diego, 7; EYoung, New York, 7.

HOME RUNS-PAlvarez, Pittsburgh, 33; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 33; Bruce, Cincinnati, 30; DBrown, Philadelphia, 27; CGonzalez, Colorado, 26; Pence, San Francisco, 25; JUpton, Atlanta, 25; Zimmerman, Washington, 25.

STOLEN BASES-Segura, Milwaukee, 44; EYoung, New York, 39; ECabrera, San Diego, 37; CGomez, Milwaukee, 36; SMarte, Pittsburgh, 36; McCutchen, Pittsburgh, 27; Pierre, Miami, 22; Revere, Philadelphia, 22.

PITCHING-Zimmermann, Washington, 18-8; JDe La Rosa, Colorado, 16-6; Liriano, Pittsburgh, 16-7; Wainwright, St. Louis, 16-9; Greinke, Los Angeles, 15-3; 7 tied at 14.

ERA-Kershaw, Los Angeles, 1.94; Fernandez, Miami, 2.19; Harvey, New York, 2.27; Greinke, Los Angeles, 2.75; Bumgarner, San Francisco, 2.83; ClLee, Philadelphia, 2.95; Wainwright, St. Louis, 2.96; Strasburg, Washington, 2.96.

STRIKEOUTS-Kershaw, Los Angeles, 214; Samardzija, Chicago, 203; Wainwright, St. Louis, 201; ClLee, Philadelphia, 201; HBailey, Cincinnati, 193; AJBurnett, Pittsburgh, 191; Harvey, New York, 191.

SAVES-Kimbrel, Atlanta, 47; RSoriano, Washington, 41; AChapman, Cincinnati, 36; Mujica, St. Louis, 36; Romo, San Francisco, 35; Gregg, Chicago, 32; Cishek, Miami, 30; Grilli, Pittsburgh, 30; Street, San Diego, 30.

American League

East Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 92 60 .605 —

Tampa Bay 82 68 .547 9

Baltimore 80 70 .533 11

New York 79 72 .523 12½

Toronto 69 81 .460 22

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Detroit 88 63 .583 —

Cleveland 82 69 .543 6

Kansas City 79 72 .523 9

Minnesota 64 86 .427 23½

Chicago 60 91 .397 28

West Division

W L Pct GB

Oakland 89 62 .589 —

Texas 82 68 .547 6½

Los Angeles 73 78 .483 16

Seattle 66 85 .437 23

Houston 51 100 .338 38

Monday’s Games

Detroit 4, Seattle 2

Tampa Bay 6, Texas 2

Cincinnati 6, Houston 1

Kansas City 7, Cleveland 1

Chicago White Sox 12, Minnesota 1

L.A. Angels 12, Oakland 1

Tuesday’s Games

Toronto 2, N.Y. Yankees 0

Detroit 6, Seattle 2

Baltimore 3, Boston 2

Texas 7, Tampa Bay 1

Cincinnati 10, Houston 0

Cleveland 5, Kansas City 3

Chicago White Sox 4, Minnesota 3

Oakland 2, L.A. Angels 1

Wednesday’s Games

Minnesota (Diamond 5-11) at Chicago White Sox (Joh.Danks 4-13), 2:10 p.m.

L.A. Angels (Vargas 8-7) at Oakland (Griffin 14-9), 3:35 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 4-13) at Toronto (Happ 4-6), 7:07

Seattle (Iwakuma 12-6) at Detroit (Verlander 13-11), 7:08

Baltimore (W.Chen 7-7) at Boston (Peavy 11-5), 7:10 p.m.

Texas (D.Holland 9-9) at Tampa Bay (Archer 9-7), 7:10 p.m.

Cincinnati (G.Reynolds 1-2) at Houston (Peacock 5-5), 8:10

Cleveland (Salazar 1-2) at Kansas City (B.Chen 7-3), 8:10

Thursday’s Games

Seattle (Paxton 2-0) at Detroit (Fister 12-9), 1:08 p.m.

Houston (Keuchel 6-9) at Cleveland (U.Jimenez 12-9), 7:05

N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 11-11) at Toronto (Redmond 3-2), 7:07 p.m.

Baltimore (Tillman 16-6) at Boston (Lackey 9-12), 7:10 p.m.

Texas (Darvish 12-9) at Tampa Bay (M.Moore 15-3), 7:10

Minnesota (Correia 9-12) at Oakland (Straily 10-7), 10:05

AL LEADERS

BATTING-MiCabrera, Detroit, .350; Trout, Los Angeles, .331; Mauer, Minnesota, .324; ABeltre, Texas, .318; Cano, New York, .309; DOrtiz, Boston, .308; Donaldson, Oakland, .304.

RUNS-Trout, Los Angeles, 107; MiCabrera, Detroit, 100; CDavis, Baltimore, 100; AJones, Baltimore, 97; AJackson, Detroit, 95; Encarnacion, Toronto, 90; Ellsbury, Boston, 89.

RBI-MiCabrera, Detroit, 134; CDavis, Baltimore, 132; Encarnacion, Toronto, 104; Cano, New York, 103; Fielder, Detroit, 102; AJones, Baltimore, 102; Trumbo, Los Angeles, 98.

HITS-ABeltre, Texas, 185; Machado, Baltimore, 185; Trout, Los Angeles, 184; MiCabrera, Detroit, 182; Pedroia, Boston, 179; AJones, Baltimore, 178; Cano, New York, 175; Hosmer, Kansas City, 175.

DOUBLES-Machado, Baltimore, 51; Lowrie, Oakland, 43; CDavis, Baltimore, 41; Pedroia, Boston, 39; AlRamirez, Chicago, 39; Trout, Los Angeles, 39; Longoria, Tampa Bay, 36; Napoli, Boston, 36; DOrtiz, Boston, 36; Saltalamacchia, Boston, 36.

TRIPLES-Gardner, New York, 10; Trout, Los Angeles, 9; Ellsbury, Boston, 8; Drew, Boston, 6; AGordon, Kansas City, 6; BMiller, Seattle, 6; 5 tied at 5.

HOME RUNS-CDavis, Baltimore, 51; MiCabrera, Detroit, 44; Encarnacion, Toronto, 36; Trumbo, Los Angeles, 34; ADunn, Chicago, 32; AJones, Baltimore, 31; Longoria, Tampa Bay, 29.

STOLEN BASES-Ellsbury, Boston, 52; RDavis, Toronto, 41; Andrus, Texas, 40; Rios, Texas, 37; Altuve, Houston, 35; Trout, Los Angeles, 33; JDyson, Kansas City, 32; LMartin, Texas, 32.

PITCHING-Scherzer, Detroit, 19-3; CWilson, Los Angeles, 17-6; Tillman, Baltimore, 16-6; Colon, Oakland, 16-6; MMoore, Tampa Bay, 15-3; AniSanchez, Detroit, 14-7; Lester, Boston, 14-8; Griffin, Oakland, 14-9; Masterson, Cleveland, 14-10; Guthrie, Kansas City, 14-11.

ERA-AniSanchez, Detroit, 2.51; Colon, Oakland, 2.73; Darvish, Texas, 2.79; Iwakuma, Seattle, 2.87; Scherzer, Detroit, 2.95; FHernandez, Seattle, 3.01; Sale, Chicago, 3.08.

STRIKEOUTS-Darvish, Texas, 256; Scherzer, Detroit, 227; Sale, Chicago, 214; FHernandez, Seattle, 200; Verlander, Detroit, 189; Masterson, Cleveland, 188; AniSanchez, Detroit, 188.

SAVES-JiJohnson, Baltimore, 46; MRivera, New York, 43; GHolland, Kansas City, 43; Nathan, Texas, 39; Balfour, Oakland, 38; AReed, Chicago, 38; Perkins, Minnesota, 35; Rodney, Tampa Bay, 35.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 2 0 0 1.000 36 31

Miami 2 0 0 1.000 47 30

N.Y. Jets 1 1 0 .500 28 30

Buffalo 1 1 0 .500 45 46

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 2 0 0 1.000 61 52

Indianapolis 1 1 0 .500 41 41

Tennessee 1 1 0 .500 40 39

Jacksonville 0 2 0 .000 11 47

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Cincinnati 1 1 0 .500 41 34

Baltimore 1 1 0 .500 41 55

Cleveland 0 2 0 .000 16 37

Pittsburgh 0 2 0 .000 19 36

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 2 0 0 1.000 45 18

Denver 2 0 0 1.000 90 50

Oakland 1 1 0 .500 36 30

San Diego 1 1 0 .500 61 61

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 1 1 0 .500 52 48

Philadelphia 1 1 0 .500 63 60

N.Y. Giants 0 2 0 .000 54 77

Washington 0 2 0 .000 47 71

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 2 0 0 1.000 39 31

Atlanta 1 1 0 .500 48 47

Carolina 0 2 0 .000 30 36

Tampa Bay 0 2 0 .000 31 34

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 2 0 0 1.000 55 51

Detroit 1 1 0 .500 55 49

Green Bay 1 1 0 .500 66 54

Minnesota 0 2 0 .000 54 65

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Seattle 2 0 0 1.000 41 10

St. Louis 1 1 0 .500 51 55

San Francisco 1 1 0 .500 37 57

Thursday, Sep. 19

Kansas City at Philadelphia, 8:25 p.m.

Sunday, Sep. 22

San Diego at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Arizona at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

St. Louis at Dallas, 1 p.m.

Cleveland at Minnesota, 1 p.m.

Houston at Baltimore, 1 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Washington, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at New England, 1 p.m.

Green Bay at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Atlanta at Miami, 4:05 p.m.

Indianapolis at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.

Jacksonville at Seattle, 4:25 p.m.

Buffalo at N.Y. Jets, 4:25 p.m.

Chicago at Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Sep. 23

Oakland at Denver, 8:40 p.m.

NCAA Top 25 Football Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 19

No. 3 Clemson at NC State, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 21

No. 1 Alabama vs. Colorado State, 7 p.m.

No. 4 Ohio State vs. Florida A&M, Noon

No. 5 Stanford vs. No. 23 Arizona State, 7 p.m.

No. 6 LSU vs. Auburn, 7:45 p.m.

No. 7 Louisville vs. Florida International, Noon

No. 8 Florida State vs. Bethune-Cookman, 6 p.m.

No. 9 Georgia vs. North Texas, 12:21 p.m.

No. 10 Texas A&M vs. SMU, 7 p.m.

No. 13 UCLA vs. New Mexico State, 10:30 p.m.

No. 15 Michigan at UConn, 8 p.m.

No. 16 Miami vs. Savannah State, 7 p.m.

No. 17 Washington vs. Idaho State, 3 p.m.

No. 18 Northwestern vs. Maine, 3:30 p.m.

No. 19 Florida vs. Tennessee, 3:30 p.m.

No. 20 Baylor vs. Louisiana-Monroe, 4 p.m.

No. 22 Notre Dame vs. Michigan State, 3:30 p.m.

No. 24 Wisconsin vs. Purdue, 3:30 p.m.

No. 25 Texas State vs. Texas Tech, 7 p.m.

BASKETBALL

Women’s National Basketball Association

WNBA Playoff Glance

(x-if necessary)

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

(Best-of-3)

Eastern Conference

Atlanta vs. Washington

Thursday, Sept. 19: Washington at Atlanta, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 21: Atlanta at Washington, 7 p.m.

x-Monday, Sept. 23: Washington at Atlanta, TBA

Chicago vs. Indiana

Friday Sept. 20: Indiana at Chicago, 7 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 22: Chicago at Indiana, 3 p.m.

x-Tuesday, Sept. 24: Indiana at Chicago, TBA

Western Conference

Minnesota vs. Seattle

Friday, Sept. 20: Seattle at Minnesota, 9 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 22: Minnesota at Seattle, 5 p.m.

x-Tuesday, Sept. 24: Seattle at Minnesota, TBA

Los Angeles vs. Phoenix

Thursday, Sept. 19: Phoenix at Los Angeles, 10 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 21: Los Angeles at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

x-Monday, Sept. 23: Phoenix at Los Angeles, 10 p.m.

TRANSACTIONS

Tuesday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL

COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE-Suspended Seattle minor league RHP Forrest Snow (Tacoma-PCL) 50 games after a second positive test for a drug of abuse in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME-Promoted Brad Horn to vice president of communications and education, Ken Meifert to vice president of sponsorship and development and Erik Strohl to vice president of exhibitions and collections.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES-Reinstated OF Steve Pearce from the 15-day DL.

BOSTON RED SOX-Recalled INF Brock Holt, RHP Brayan Villarreal and RHP Steven Wright from Pawtucket (IL).

HOUSTON ASTROS-Placed C Jason Castro on the 15-day DL.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS-Reinstated INF Chris Nelson from the 15-Day DL.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS-Released 3B Cody Ransom.

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS-Exercised the 2014 option on INF Jonathan Cisneros.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES-Traded LHP Edgar Osuna and INF Kevin Moesquit to Sioux City to complete an earlier trade.

Atlantic League

CAMDEN RIVERSHARKS-Sent INF Matt Padgett and RHP Lucas Irvine to New Jersey (Can-Am) and INF Danny Bomback to Rockland (Can-Am) to complete earlier trades.

Can-Am League

ROCKLAND BOULDERS-Exercised the 2014 option on RHP Alex Kreis.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

CHICAGO BULLS-Promoted Randy Brown to assistant general manager, Ivica Dukant to director of international scouting/special assistant to the general manager and Nick Papendieck to head strength coach. Named Matt Johnson assistant strength coach.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS-Signed WRs Dan Buckner and Brittan Golden to the practice squad. Released WR Sam McGuffie from the practice squad.

ATLANTA FALCONS-Placed LB Sean Weatherspoon on the injured reserve/return list.

CAROLINA PANTHERS-Placed S Charles Godfrey on injured reserve. Signed S Robert Lester from the practice squad.

CINCINNATI BENGALS-Terminated the contract of RB Bernard Scott.

CLEVELAND BROWNS-Waived WR Tori Gurley. Released WR Arceto Clark.

DALLAS COWBOYS-Released DT Landon Cohen. Signed DT David Carter. Released WR Danny Coale from the practice squad. Signed WR Jamar Newsome to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS-Placed G Donald Thomas on injured reserve. Waived FB Dan Moore.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS-Signed CB Crezdon Butler. Waived DE Drake Nevis.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS-Placed NT Ian Williams on injured reserve. Signed FB Owen Marecic to a one-year contract.

Canadian Football League

CFL-Named Jim Lawson chairman of the Board of Governors.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS-Added OL Dan Knapp and Jarvis Jones to the practice roster.

Arena Football League

LA KISS-Named Bob McMillen coach.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Assigned F David Gilbert to Rockford (AHL), D Dillon Fournier to Rouyn-Noranda (QMJHL), D Travis Brown to Moose Jaw (WHL) and G Brandon Whitney to Victoriaville (QMJHL). Released Fs Wade Brookbank and Pat Mullane and D Joe Gleason, Jared Nightingale and Bobby Shea.

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Assigned Fs Louis Leblanc, Joonas Nattinen, Stephen MacAulay, Sven Andrighetto, Stefan Fournier and Erik Nystrom; D Morgan Ellis, Darren Dietz and Dalton Thrower; and G Robert Mayer to Hamilton (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS-Signed F Curtis Lazar to a three-year, entry-level contract. Returned D Ben Harpur to Guelph (OHL), G Chris Driedger to Calgary (WHL), F Vincent Dunn to Gatineau (QMJHL) and G Francois Brassard to Quebec (QMJHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES-Assigned RW Henrik Samuelsson to Edmonton (WHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Assigned D Konrad Abeltshauser, G JP Anderson, D Kyle Bigos, LW Jimmy Bonneau, RW Riley Brace, RW Chris Crane, D Dylan DeMelo, RW James Livingston, C Travis Oleksuk, C Sebastian Stalberg and C Marek Viedensky to Worcester (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Signed F Joel Vermin to a three-year, entry-level contract. Released F Brett Welychka, D Jake Dotchin and G Eric Brassard from their amateur tryout agreements.

American Hockey League

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Named Kelsey Perras corporate sales fulfillment coordinator, Alan Cross public relations manager, Marissa Malson social media sales and marketing manager and Nathan Hone video coordinator.

COLLEGE

CARTHAGE-Named Dennis Cox II women’s lacrosse coach.

KANSAS STATE-Named Candace Perry-Fairer assistant track coach.

MAINE-FARMINGTON-Named Tess Perry men’s and women’s assistant cross country coach, Matt Lamb men’s assistant soccer coach, Alyssa St. Pierre and Hattie Laliberte assistant field hockey coaches, Dave Ronald women’s assistant soccer coach, Devorn Hansack assistant baseball coach and Orion Cochrane assistant golf coach.

MISSISSIPPI STATE-Announced basketball G Jalen Steele will not play his senior season.

NEW MEXICO-Suspended DL Gerron Borne and Paytron Hightower indefinitely.

SETON HALL-Named Oliver Antigua men’s assistant basketball coach.

VANDERBILT-Dismissed WR Chris Boyd following his conditional guilty plea for his role in attempting to cover up the rape of an unconscious student.

LOCAL NOTES

BASEBALL

LEE 2013 PROSPECT CAMP

Lee University will hold its 2013 Fall Prospect Camp Nov. 9-10 at Olympic Field. The camp is open to all current high school prospects. Camp is limited to 60 prospects for sessions 1 and 2, and 80 for session 3. Session 1 is Nov 9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with 8 a.m. registration. Session 2 that evening from 4-10 p.m. with 3 p.m. registration. Session 3 is Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with 8 a.m. registration. Sessions are identical and prospects should only sign up for one session. The cost for each camper is $135 (work out at 1 position) or $160 (2 positions). NCAA Division I coaches from Tennessee, Vanderbilt, Kentucky and Memphis will be giving hands-on coaching and game-instruction. To pre-register for the camps go to www.leeflamesbaseballcamps.com

BASKETBALL

TENNESSEE XTREME TRYOUTS SUNDAY

The Tennessee Xtreme girls’ basketball team will hold tryouts for the 2014 AAU season on Sept. 22, For times and location of tryouts go to www.TNXTREME.com. There is a $5 tryout fee. For more information contact Juan Hansford at 635-0999.

CHS TOURNEY

The Cleveland High School boy's basketball and wrestling teams will host a 4-person, select shot golf tournament Oct. 11 at Chatata Valley Golf Course. The tournament will start at 11 a.m. The cost is $200 per team. Buffalo Wild Wings will cater the tailgate party for the Cleveland vs. Bradley football game that evening. For more information, contact Jason McCowan or Jake Yost. I have attached an entry form that you can fill out and send back to either coach.

GOLF

BRADLEY WRESTLING GOLF TOURNAMENT

The third annual Bradley Central Wrestling Family, Friends and Alumni Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 21 at the Cleveland Country Club. The four-person scramble will tee off at 1 p.m. with a noon registration. Cost is $300 per team or $75 per person and includes green fees, cart, a catered lunch and t-shirt. There will be a grill give away as well as other prizes. For more information contact the CCC golf shop or the Bradley wreslting coaches.

LADY MUSTANGS GOLF TOURNAMENT

The third annual Walker Valley Lady Mustangs Softball Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 29 at Chatata Valley Golf Club. Lunch will be provided at 1 p.m. with a shotgun start following at 2. The entry fee is $50 per player. Prizes will be awarded to winning teams and door prizes will be given away. Hole and cart sponsorships are available. For more information, contact lauren Limburg at 650-3271 or email walkervalleysoftball@gmail.com.

BLUE RAIDER SHOOTOUT

The Blue Raider Shootout golf tournament will be held Oct. 11 at Chatata Valley. The tournament will tee off at 11 a.m. The cost is $50 per player. For more information or to register, contact CHS boys basketball coach Jason McCowan or athletic director Eric Phillips at 478-1113.