Kingsport Times News Saturday, July 26, 2014
Sports
RB Wilson cleared to practice with Giants

RB Wilson cleared to practice with Giants

July 21st, 2014 9:48 pm by Associated Press

Giants running back David Wilson has been cleared for contact work after recovering from neck surgery. The former first-round draft pick out of Virginia Tech was injured last Oct. 6 and underwent fusion surgery on a disk in January.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Stewart riding high from sprint car victory

Stewart riding high from sprint car victory

July 21st, 2014 9:19 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR driver/owner Tony Stewart raced in a sprint car last weekend for the first time since he broke his leg in an extracurricular race last August. He missed the final 15 weeks of the NASCAR season with the injury.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Photos

Photo Gallery: K-Mets take on Rays at Hunter Wright

July 21st, 2014 9:19 pm by Ned Jilton

K-Mets in action in middle of a homestand. Photo by Ned Jilton II

Comments
Sports
Florida State, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

Florida State, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

July 21st, 2014 1:52 pm by JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer

Defending national champion Florida State and Miami are the favorites to win their Atlantic Coast Conference divisions following a vote Monday of 112 media members at the league's preseason football media days.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
King's Pitts announces 2014 recruiting class

King's Pitts announces 2014 recruiting class

July 21st, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Report

King University men's basketball coach George Pitts and his staff on Monday announced the signing of three student-athletes, Darerraul Jackson, Derick Pope and Alex Overs, who'll be playing for the Tornado this fall.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Warlick seeking better finish from Lady Vols

Warlick seeking better finish from Lady Vols

July 21st, 2014 12:37 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Lady Vols headed into last season's NCAA tournament on a roll but couldn't maintain that momentum and lost in a regional semifinal. Warlick says Tennessee's bid to get back in national title contention is more a mental hurdle than physical test.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Perez, Wilson homer, Church makes strong start in K-Mets' third straight win

Perez, Wilson homer, Church makes strong start in K-Mets' third straight win

July 20th, 2014 10:40 pm by Staff Report

Pedro Perez and Ivan Wilson smacked homers to back a stellar start by Andrew Church, and the Kingsport Mets won 7-3 over the Princeton Rays on Sunday for their third victory in a row.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Robinette survives 'snowman,' marathon day for Lonesome Pine title

Robinette survives 'snowman,' marathon day for Lonesome Pine title

July 20th, 2014 9:32 pm by Pat Kenney

Tyler Robinette recovered from a triple-bogey 8 on the par-5 fourth hole on his last nine and rallied for a one-stroke victory in the 83rd Lonesome Pine Invitational on Sunday.

Comments
Sports
Winston: 'I learned from my mistakes'

Winston: 'I learned from my mistakes'

July 20th, 2014 8:15 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Sports Writer

Jameis Winston wants to look to the season ahead as the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback for reigning national champion Florida State. He also knows he has to answer questions about his off-field conduct.

Comments
Sports
McIlroy wins British Open for third major title

McIlroy wins British Open for third major title

July 20th, 2014 1:45 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Rory McIlroy completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the British Open to capture the third leg of the career Grand Slam.

Comments