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Lady Vols coach wants stronger finishing touch
KNOXVILLE (AP) — Holly Warlick believes Tennessee’s bid to return to national title contention is more a mental hurdle than a physical test. The Lady Vols were rolling going into last season’s NCAA tournament. The momentum carried only so far and Tennessee lost in a regional semifinal. Warlick wants to make sure her team doesn’t peak too early again. “I think our team needs to have a little bit more togetherness,” the Tennessee coach told The Associated Press. “We have to have a little bit more discipline, a little bit more toughness. I thought we were tough at times, but not all the time. ...
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Giants, Uggla sign deal
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have signed former All-Star second baseman Dan Uggla to a minor league contract. Uggla was released last Friday by the Braves after hitting just .162 an...
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No regrets for Garcia
HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Sergio Garcia doffed his cap, patted his heart and blew kisses to the crowd surrounding the 18th green at Royal Liverpool after clinching what ultimately would be a fourth s...
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Rory roars to British victory
McIlroy wins third major
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Fowler runner-up with nice consolation prize
HOYLAKE, England (AP) — For Rickie Fowler, this is getting downright familiar. He’s not complaining. For the second time this summer, Fowler played in the final group of a major championship, faile...
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Gamecocks confident they’ll keep winning
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina linebacker Kiawan Lewis believes the Gamecocks’ success won’t stop now that stars such as Jadeveon Clowney and Connor Shaw are gone. “I still love all my great ...
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Local Notes
BASEBALL 11-UNDER TRYOUTS The Cleveland Crush 11-under baseball team will hold tryouts July 27 at 2 p.m. at Bradley North Park on Eureka Road. For additional information, contact Brian Sells at (42...
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Cannon's Corner: Welcome to Cleveland King James
I understand Lebron James — Cleveland is a wonderful place. It’s a warm, cozy city, with welcoming, friendly people. People willing to help their neighbors and strangers in need. It’s a great place...
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Braves power past Phillies
ATLANTA (AP) — For all that Jason Heyward did well, his diving catch in the eighth inning felt the best. Heyward homered and drove in two runs, Andrelton Simmons had two RBIs, and the Atlanta Brave...
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Hole-in-one

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Tennessee’s Hart sees progress, preaches patience
KNOXVILLE (AP) — Athletic director Dave Hart sees signs of progress around the Tennessee campus and in the classroom. Now it’s a matter of the Volunteers making similar strides on the field. Tennes...
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‘Legacy Class’ becoming football family
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Their bonds to the University of Tennessee run along family lines, and now the "Legacy Class" is together on campus, beginning to solidify their bond as a football family. Dillon...
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Ryan likes aggressive attitude of Mustangs by RICHARD ROBERTS Banner Sports Editor