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Keselowski keeps championship hopes alive at Talladega
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway to earn an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR’s championship race. Needing to win to stay alive in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, the 2012 Sprint Cup champion came through his series-best sixth victory of the year. But the Hendrick Motorsports trio of Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne all were eliminated from contention. Kyle Busch could not recover from an early wreck and also was eliminated from the Chase. Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick, Ryan Newman, Carl E...
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Ravens get defensive in win over Atlanta Falcons
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have a longstanding tradition of playing lockdown defense — a trait the current unit intends to uphold. Elvis Dumervil and Pernell McPhee each had two sacks, a...
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On Tap 10-20
Monday, Oct. 20 BOWLING Bradley Central at Rhea County (Dayton), 4 FOOTBALL Bradley Central (JV) at McMinn County, 6 Walker Valley at Cleveland (JV), 6 GOLF Lee (M) at TVA Credit Union Classic, Flo...
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Local Notes 10-20
BASEBALL LEE PROSPECT CAMP The 2014 Lee Baseball Fall Prospect Camp will be held Nov. 1 (sessions 1 and 2) and Nov. 2 (session 3) at Olympic Field on the campus of Lee University. The camp is open ...
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Redskins rally to win over Titans
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Colt McCoy had trouble keeping his eyes dry and his voice steady. The one-time NFL starter had been through the quarterback wilderness of scout-team snaps and inactive Sundays ...
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Mustang CC runners continue to improve
CHATTANOOGA — Walker Valley recently competed in a cross county meet at Baylor. Between the boys varsity and JV runners and the girls, nearly everyone set a new personal best at the meet. The boys ...
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Lady Flames blank Delta
Posting its third straight shutout and the eighth overall blanking of an opponent this season, Lee Univeristy’s women’s soccer team improved to 7-4-1 overall and 6-1 in Gulf South Conference (GSC) ...
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Volleyball Lady Flames battle tough competition
LAKELAND, Fla. — Playing in the final match of the FSC/South Region Crossover the Lee University volleyball team lost in straight sets to Saint Leo University (25-21, 25-22, 25-22) Saturday evening...
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Franco header ignites Flames
Gabe Franco provided the only goal of the match Friday night as the Lee University men’s soccer team ended its two-match losing streak with a 1-0 defeat of visiting Delta State University. The Flam...
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Scoreboard 10-19
ON AIR TV SportsWatch Sunday, Oct. 19 AUTO RACING 2 p.m. ESPN — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Geico 500, at Talladega, Ala. CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE 4 p.m. ESPN2 — Edmonton at Saskatchewan GOLF 7:30 a.m. TGC...
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Polk still looking for answers
BENTON — Polk County head football coach Derrick Davis sat alone in the coach’s office with his head in his hands pondering what to try next. After eight straight losses, the winless Wildcats are v...
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Check Into Cash Player of the Week 10-17-14
Congratulations to Bradley Central's Olivia Williams for being selected as the Check Into Cash Player of the Week. The sophomore golfer won four of five Chattanooga District Golf Association events...
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Scoreboard 10-17
ON AIR TV SportsWatch Friday, Oct. 17 AUTO RACING 2:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Geico 500, at Talladega, Ala. 4:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, “Happy Hour Series,” final pract...
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Wildcats look for first win during home stand by RICHARD ROBERTS Banner Sports Editor

On Tap 10-16