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Hilltoppers knock Chiefs out of regionals

Hilltoppers knock Chiefs out of regionals

May 12th, 2015 11:55 am by IVAN SANDERS, NET News Service Correspondent

Science Hill's Grant Rabbitts and Cherokee's Ryan Gibson engaged in a pitching duel until the fifth inning when the Hilltoppers finally erupted for seven runs, leading to a 8-0 victory in their Region 1-AAA matchup.

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Braves rally off Chapman, beat Reds 2-1 to end losing skid

Braves rally off Chapman, beat Reds 2-1 to end losing skid

May 12th, 2015 9:57 am by JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer

The Braves snapped a three-game losing streak and sent Cincinnati's best reliever to his second loss in two days. Aroldis Chapman (1-2) also gave up a ninth-inning run during a 4-3 loss to the White Sox on Sunday - the first run he had allowed all season.

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Tickets go on sale for Favre induction ceremony

Tickets go on sale for Favre induction ceremony

May 12th, 2015 9:55 am by Associated Press

Proceeds from ticket sales to watch Brett Favre's induction into the Green Bay Packers' Hall of Fame on the Lambeau Field video boards will benefit his charity - Favre 4 Hope.

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Bill Dwyre: Preakness approaches, 2015 Triple Crown pursuit is in good hands

Bill Dwyre: Preakness approaches, 2015 Triple Crown pursuit is in good hands

May 12th, 2015 9:55 am by By Bill Dwyre, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

The relatively new phrase popping up in newspaper stories and sports telecasts is that horse racing's Triple Crown has become "the most difficult record to achieve in sports."

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D-B's Rogers claims fourth straight region singles title

D-B's Rogers claims fourth straight region singles title

May 12th, 2015 9:55 am by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett's Josie Rogers secured her fourth consecutive Region 1-AAA girls singles championship with a 6-0, 6-3 win over teammate Sarah Testerman on Monday at the Liberty Bell Tennis Complex.

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U.S. soccer's Carli Lloyd has high hopes for Women's World Cup

U.S. soccer's Carli Lloyd has high hopes for Women's World Cup

May 12th, 2015 9:54 am by By Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

For Carli Lloyd there's only one acceptable result for the U.S. in the Women's World Cup, which kicks off next month in Canada. "Anything but first place," she said, "is definitely a failure."

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Allmendinger signs extension with JTG Daugherty through 2020

Allmendinger signs extension with JTG Daugherty through 2020

May 12th, 2015 9:52 am by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

In a cutthroat sport where sponsors come and go, and somebody is always trying to take your ride, A.J. Allmendinger has found a long-term home with JTG Daugherty Racing.

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Warriors rout Grizzlies 101-84, tie series at 2

Warriors rout Grizzlies 101-84, tie series at 2

May 12th, 2015 1:07 am by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

MVP Stephen Curry scored 21 of his 33 points by halftime, and the Golden State Warriors snapped their two-game skid Monday night by routing the Memphis Grizzlies 101-84 to tie their Western Conference semifinal at 2.

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Upcoming Events as of May 11

Upcoming Events as of May 11

May 12th, 2015 1:00 am by Staff Report

To list an event, email sports@timesnews.net, fax the information to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328 ext. 323.

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Tribe, Rebels win regional openers; Lady Falcons fall short against Lady Patriots

Tribe, Rebels win regional openers; Lady Falcons fall short against Lady Patriots

May 12th, 2015 12:50 am by George Thwaites

Dobyns-Bennett exploded for five runs in the first inning - including an Alex White home run - to give starting pitcher Jeb Lambert room to do his thing, and the Indians beat Sevier County 6-1 in Monday's Region 1-AAA baseball opener.

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