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Check Into Cash Player of the Week 12-19
Congratulations to Cleveland High School's Rod Dennard for being named the Check Into Cash Player of the Week. In the Raiders' past four games, Dennard has racked up a total of 58 points. For the season, the senior has averaged 10 points per game, six rebounds per game and is shooting 80 percent from the free throw line.
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Bradley bowlers close out season with win
Bradley Central’s bowling regular season came to a close Thursday evening, with both teams picking up wins over Signal Mountain. The boys claimed third place in the district, while the girls finish...
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’Stangs split with Buffaloes
EVENSVILLE — The Walker Valley basketball squads opened up the Rhea County Holiday Hoops’ Tournament on Thursday with a doubleheader split against the Clarkrange Buffaloes. The Walker Valley boys s...
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Vols working toward next step
KNOXVILLE — While a record of 6-6 and a January bowl bid have marked huge accomplishments for the Tennessee football program, Team 118 is far from complacent. With each bowl practice this week, the...
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Flames offering free entry to Saturday’s games with donation
Saturday afternoon would be an excellent time to enjoy Lee University basketball as the Flames and Lady Flames host Alabama-Huntsville in Walker Arena. Both teams are coming off Gulf South Conferen...
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Georgia trying to avoid letdown in Belk Bowl
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Going into the final week of the regular season, the Georgia Bulldogs had hopes of playing for a Southeastern Conference title, maybe even claiming a spot in the four-team nation...
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6th grade Lady Colts top Dalton
Special to the Banner The sixth grade ladies of OMS ran their winning streak to seven in a row with a 34-15 victory over Dalton, Ga Thursday evening. The win puts Ocoee in the tournament finals on ...
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On Tap 12-19
Friday, Dec. 19 BASKETBALL Bradley Central at Stone Memorial, 6 (JV, 4) Premier Equipment Shootout at Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett HS Cleveland vs. Dobyns-Bennett, 6:45 Rhea County Christmas Tournament...
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Titans’ losing streak continues
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Blake Bortles revived a stagnant offense. Jordan Todman provided some cushion. And Sen’Derrick Marks sealed it with the most rewarding sack of his career. The trio provide...
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On Tap 12-18
Thursday, Dec. 18 BASKETBALL North Alabama at Lee, 6 Polk County at Meigs County, 6 (BJV, 4:30) Calvary Chattanooga at Cleveland Christian (B), 6 (MS 5) Bradley Central (B9) at Sequoyah, 7 Rhea Cou...
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Local Notes 12-18
BASEBALL PITCHING/HITTING CAMP The Walker Valley Mustangs Hitting and Pitching Camp will be held Jan. 11, 18, 25 and Feb. 8 at the Walker Valley High School baseball facility. Campers may register ...
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Scott going into TGA HOF
Despite decades of winning, Maggie Scott doesn’t play golf to add to her large collection of trophies and plaques, but her “just-having-fun” success on the links continually draws well-deserved rec...
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This Week's Matchups

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Yelton, Furey are Coaches of the Year by Lee Sports Information

On Tap 12-17

OMS girls get Tuesday sweep by Staff Reports

Bear matmen make quick work of Eagles by Staff Reports

Cleveland hoops continue to sizzle by SARALYN NORKUS Banner Sports Writer

Lady Colts keep on winning by Staff Reports