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ACC commissioner pleased with league's ability to handle adversity

ACC commissioner pleased with league's ability to handle adversity

May 18th, 2013 7:08 pm by MATT MURSCHEL, ORLANDO SENTINEL

In the span of 10 months, Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford has changed the tide of not only his league, but that of an entire college athletic landscape.

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Funny Car's Force halts drought with No. 1 qualifying run at Kansas

Funny Car's Force halts drought with No. 1 qualifying run at Kansas

May 18th, 2013 6:50 pm by Associated Press

John Force ended a 19-race No. 1 qualifying slump with a track-record Funny Car run Saturday in the NHRA Kansas Nationals.

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Oxbow wins 138th Preakness

Oxbow wins 138th Preakness

May 18th, 2013 6:12 pm by RICHARD ROSENBLATT, AP Sports Writer

Oxbow won the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, ruining Orb’s bid to capture the Triple Crown.

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Farragut ends D-B's dream season in Class AAA soccer sectionals

Farragut ends D-B's dream season in Class AAA soccer sectionals

May 18th, 2013 5:46 pm by Pat Kenney

A dream season ended like a nightmare Saturday for the Dobyns-Bennett boys soccer team, which suffered a devastating 2-0 loss at the hands of Farragut in the Class AAA sectionals.

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Silly stunts make serious point during National Safe Boating Week

May 18th, 2013 5:44 pm by Staff Reports

Wear your life jacket to work ... even if you don't work on a boat.

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Chargers, Freeney agree to 2-year deal

Chargers, Freeney agree to 2-year deal

May 18th, 2013 2:17 pm by Associated Press

The Chargers agreed Saturday to a two-year deal with aging star pass rusher Dwight Freeney that could be worth $13.35 million.

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Earnhardt has a special place in his heart for Charlotte Motor Speedway

Earnhardt has a special place in his heart for Charlotte Motor Speedway

May 18th, 2013 1:18 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Watching his father at Charlotte helped create a connection for Dale Earnhardt Jr. with the speedway, and missing last October's event with a concussion was tough on NASCAR's most popular driver.

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What to watch for at the Preakness

What to watch for at the Preakness

May 18th, 2013 10:00 am by RICHARD ROSENBLATT, AP Sports Writer

All eyes will be on Kentucky Derby winner Orb in the Preakness Stakes on Saturday when the 3-year-old colt takes on eight challengers in the second leg of the Triple Crown.

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Hershey's walk-off double in 12th lifts Bucs

Hershey's walk-off double in 12th lifts Bucs

May 18th, 2013 4:25 am by Staff Report

Senior Mason Hershey ended a long night for the ETSU baseball team when his RBI double in the 12th inning sent the Bucs to a 3-2 Atlantic Sun win over Jacksonville early Saturday morning.

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Full power: Upton slam highlights Braves’ heavy-hitting win

Full power: Upton slam highlights Braves’ heavy-hitting win

May 18th, 2013 2:08 am by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Justin Upton gave Atlanta the lead with a sixth-inning grand slam and the Braves finally unveiled their full-strength lineup, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 on Friday night.

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