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East Hamilton will host Signal Mtn. in our first FNF Game of the Week

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The votes are in and counted, while Hixson and Soddy-Daisy led until the final hour it was Signal Mountain and East Hamilton who made the late push to host our first Friday Night Football Game of the Week in 2014. More>>

McCallie prepares for Cleveland with rising junior QB Ja'Vaughn Craig Video included

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From emergency backup quarterback to a John Gruden led quarterback camp at the University of Tennessee. To think that was only after Ja'Vaughn Craig's first football season in six years.  More>>

Former Cleveland QB Voytik closing in on Pittsburgh's starting spot

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Sophomore Chad Voytik is moving closer to grabbing the starting quarterback job at Pitt. More>>

Ooltewah tabbed in coaches poll to win District 5AAA Video included

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As soon as the ball is spotted, the Ooltewah Owls will snap it. Ooltewah doesn't hide the fact that they're going to catch opposing teams off balance. The rest of the 5AAA district doesn't hide the fact that it works. That's part of the reason they tabbed Ooltewah as the front runner in the coaches preseason poll. More>>

UT students voting on name for Neyland student section

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Tennessee Coach Butch Jones challenged the UT Student Government Association name the student section at Neyland Stadium.
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From linebacker to quarterback, Cleveland's Massey set for kickoff vs. McCallie Video included

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Cleveland's Austin Massey has wanted to start at quarterback since middle school. The CHS senior will get his chance Thursday night against McCallie at Finley Stadium to open the season. More>>

Big first inning downs Pirates for Braves 4th straight win

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Jason Heyward and Andrelton Simmons homered to begin a six-run first inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the sliding Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 on Monday night for their fourth consecutive victory. More>>

Butch Jones and Vols coaches take ice bucket challenge

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Butch Jones and his coaching staff took the ice bucket challenge on Saturday at Neyland Stadium to raise awareness for ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease. More>>

Braves sweep A's, tag Lester with first loss in Oakland

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ATLANTA (AP) - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester's seven-game winning streak.The Braves swept the three-game series, leaving the A's with a five-game losing streak, their longest of the season. The A's have lost seven of eight overall and trail the Angels, who lost to Texas on Sunday, by percentage points in the AL West.Oakland's Nate Freiman hit two homers,... More>>

Gordon holds off Harvick for win at Michigan 400

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BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) - Jeff Gordon raced to his third NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the year, holding off Kevin Harvick on Sunday for his first win at Michigan International Speedway since 2001. Gordon broke the track qualifying record Friday when he took the pole at 206.558 mph. He followed that up with his third Cup victory at MIS. After a series of cautions, Gordon came off the final restart well and led with 16 laps remaining. He fought off a challenge from Joey Logano and maintained a com... More>>

Tide, Tigers in AP's top 10

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama and Auburn are no strangers to going into seasons ranked in the top 10 - just not at the same time. The second-ranked Crimson Tide and No. 6 Tigers shared that lofty preseason billing in the Associated Press ranking Sunday for the first time since 1995 and only the fourth time in the storied rivalry. The only other times it happened were in 1964 and 1975. Both of those involved likely the most revered coaches in the respective programs' history - Alabama's Paul... More>>

Falcons' Baker gone for season

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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Atlanta Falcons' revamped offensive line took a major setback when left tackle Sam Baker was ruled out for the year after injuring his right knee in a preseason game. The Falcons announced Sunday that the injury plagued Baker sustained a torn patellar tendon in a 32-7 loss to the Houston Texans. First-round pick Jake Matthews could move from right to left tackle to replace Baker, but the injury is a major setback to Atlanta's efforts to bolster a line that was o... More>>

Lookouts Drop Series Finale to Suns, 9-8

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CHATTANOOGA,TN -(Lookouts.com)-- In a very tough and hard-fought game, the Chattanooga Lookouts (26-27) dropped the series finale to the Jacksonville Suns (32-23) by a final score of 9-8, in front of an energetic crowd of 5,300 fans. It took no time at all for the Lookouts' offense to get started since their leadoff hitter Darnell Sweeney hit a triple into the right field gap on only the third pitch thrown by the Suns' starting pitcher, Dustin Moseley. On the very next pitch, Angel Sanchez le... More>>

Vols open practice brings 40k fans

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KNOXVILLE,TN (AP)--Tennessee coach Butch Jones says the Volunteers' open practice Saturday should allow his team's 32 newcomers to enter the season with at least some idea of what it's like to perform in front of a big crowd at Neyland Stadium. The Volunteers tuned up for their Aug. 31 season opener against Utah State with a workout that drew an announced attendance of 40,000 to Neyland Stadium. Fourteen of Tennessee's newcomers were here for spring practice and got to play in the Orange Whi... More>>

Braves look to sweep A's Sunday

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ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night. The A's, who began the day with the best record in the majors, matched their worst skid of the season by losing four in a row. They've dropped six of seven overall. Teheran (11-9) gave up two runs on four hits and three walks. The Braves had lost 12 of 15 before winning the first two games of the se... More>>

Mocs name 2014 football captains

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)--University of Tennessee at Chattanooga head football coach Russ Huesman announced team captains for the upcoming season this week. Seniors Tommy Hudson and Davis Tull and juniors Josh Freeman and Jacob Huesman were selected by their teammates as the leaders of the program. “This is a very big honor and an important responsibility for these four individuals,” stated Huesman. “All four of these guys were chosen by their teammates and are excellent leaders. They als... More>>

Best of Preps Jamboree Wrap Up Video included

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It's football time in the Tennessee Valley, at least for high school scrimmages.  More>>

Steve Smith Pitches Lookouts to a 5-1 Win Over the Jacksonville Suns

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (WRCB)--A strong pitching performance by Steve Smith (2-0, 2.77) leads the Chattanooga Lookouts (52-70) over the Jacksonville Suns (67-57) by a score of 5-1 on a Fireworks Friday and Arts Night at ATT Field. In his last start Smith threw a complete game shutout in seven innings, but tonight's start might have been more impressive. In the first inning Smith allowed a double to Brent Keys with one out followed by a RBI single by J.T. Realmuto. After an error and a walk, the right... More>>

Justin Worley named starting QB for Tennessee Video included

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After a seven month three way battle at quarterback, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones is ready to give the keys to the offense to Justin Worley.


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Braves drop series against Dodgers, Freeman not ready to give up

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Freddie Freeman promised the Braves won't give up on the season. More>>

Mocs' Offensive line fine with flying under the radar Video included

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Positions often come with reputations in just about every sport. Bullpen pitchers in baseball; quirky. Defensive ends; the guys you don't want to get mad. Offensive lineman; the guy you want in front of you when the defensive end is mad. More>>

FNF Preview: Boyd-Buchanan returns with experience Video included

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Continuing our Friday Night Football preview tour, we're diving into the 5A district and why not start up top with Boyd-Buchanan. More>>

Lookies' streak grows to 11 after blanking Suns 7-0 Video included

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Backed by a potent offense and masterful pitching, the Chattanooga Lookouts (25-25) pushed their winning streak to 11 consecutive games with a 7-0 defeat of the Jacksonville Suns (30-22). More>>

Simmons returns to help Braves in 3-2 win over Dodgers

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Ervin Santana won his sixth straight start at Turner Field, Justin Upton drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the Atlanta Braves snapped a two-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night. More>>

Kevin Ward Jr.'s father speaks out, questions Tony Stewart

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Ward Sr. remembered and reflected his son's passion for racing as he grew up, while also recalling on the work his son did with his company, Westward Painting Co. More>>

UTC Night at the Lookouts on Thursday

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CHATTANOOGA, TN--(GoMocs.com)--The Mocs Club hosts its annual UTC Night at the Lookouts on Thursday, Aug. 14 at ATT Field. All Chattanooga Mocs fans and supporters are invited to join UTC coaches and staff as the Chattanooga Lookouts host the Jacksonville Suns at 7:15 p.m. The evening includes a picnic hosted by the Mocs Club beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the pavilion on the first base side of the stadium. Cost is $20 per person and includes one game ticket, hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, baked be... More>>

Schebler shines as Lookouts win record 10th straight

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Powered by Scott Schebler’s three home run performance, the Chattanooga Lookouts (24-25) blanked the Jacksonville Suns (30-21) to bring their winning streak to 10 straight games. More>>

Los Angeles takes 2nd straight from Atlanta, 4-2

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Dan Haren pitched six solid innings and sparked the go-ahead rally with a single, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to another win over the skidding Atlanta Braves, 4-2 on Tuesday night. More>>

Former UT strength coach Moshak gets boost from advocacy group in lawsuit

Former Tennessee director of sports medicine Jenny Moshak and two ex-Lady Vols strength coaches are receiving support from a women's legal advocacy group in their lawsuit against the university. More>>

FNF Preview: McMinn County plans to gain experience in opening weeks Video included

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Despite predicted by the media and coaches poll to finish outside the top-3, the McMinn County Cherokees are only one of two district 5AAA teams bringing back a starting quarterback. More>>

Errors doom Braves in 6-2 loss to Dodgers

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Kevin Correia won in his debut with the Dodgers, outpitching All-Star Julio Teheran and leading Los Angeles over the slumping Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Monday night. More>>

Ward crafted reputation as wheelman before death

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Kevin Ward Jr. was crafting a reputation as a wheelman, the kind of driver who could race vehicles on any track without fear. More>>

Tennessee's Butch Jones closer to naming starting quarterback Video included

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The race to be Tennessee's starting quarterback is nearing its end, football coach Butch Jones said Monday. More>>

WATCH: Peyton and Eli Manning in new rap video

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Former UT quarterback Peyton Manning and his brother Eli are in a new video, a sequel to their 2013 'Football on your Phone' video. More>>

Lookouts win 9th straight

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WRCB)-- The Chattanooga Lookouts remain perfect in the month of August, sweeping their series against the Montgomery Biscuits Sunday at Riverwalk Park by taking both games in the doubleheader. Shutting out the Biscuits in the first game 4-0 and then taking the nightcap 4-3.Lookouts pitcher Stephen Smith held the Biscuits to 3 hits over 7 innings in Sunday's first game to earn his first win as a Lookout. Chattanooga's Juan Pablo Gonzalez got the win in Sunday's second game with... More>>

Wood whiffs a dozen as Braves best Nats 3-1

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ATLANTA (AP) - Alex Wood set a career high with 12 strikeouts in 7 1-3 innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 3-1 on Sunday night to continue their recent success against the Nationals. By winning two of three in the weekend series, Atlanta cut Washington's lead to 3½ games in the NL East. The Braves are 9-4 against the Nationals this season and 22-10 in the series the last two years. Justin Upton homered for the Braves, who had lost nine of their last 10. Ian Desmond's fourth-inning ... More>>

Stewart doesn't race Watkins Glen after fatal crash Saturday

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) - Tony Stewart will not race today following the death of a sprint car driver who was struck and killed by Stewart at an upstate New York dirt track. Greg Zipadelli, competition director for Stewart-Haas Racing, said the three-time NASCAR champion "feels strongly" he should not race at Watkins Glen following Kevin Ward Jr.'s fatal accident. Regan Smith will replace Stewart in the car. Ward had climbed from his car on the darkened dirt track and was trying to confront S... More>>

Auburn's Marshall works to regain trust

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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall says he's working to regain the trust of his coaches, family and fans. Marshall spoke with reporters Sunday for the first time since he was cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and a window tint violation during a July 11 traffic stop in Georgia. His mother paid the $1,100 in fines. Marshall says he put himself in a bad situation and that the incident will help make him "a better man on and off the field" He says he apolo... More>>

Stewart addresses Saturday fatal accident involvement

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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) - Tony Stewart says "there aren't words" to describe his sadness over the accident that killed Kevin Ward Jr. In a statement released by spokesman Mike Arning, Stewart says "my thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends and everyone affected by this tragedy." The three-time NASCAR champion hit Kevin Ward Jr. on Saturday night as Ward walked toward Stewart's car following an on-track incident at Canandaigua Motorsports Park. Stewart says "It's a very emotional ti... More>>

UPDATE: Tony Stewart won't race Sunday after fatal crash

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A witness said it appeared Ward was trying to confront Stewart, the three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion. The video showed Ward standing to the right of Stewart's familiar No. 14 car, which seemed to kick out from the rear and hit him. More>>

Mocs Get Work Done in First Scrimmage

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)-- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga held its first full scrimmage of training camp at Finley Stadium this afternoon. The Mocs took part in a 93-play session on a steamy afternoon in the Scenic City. “We executed really well today,” said head coach Russ Huesman following the workout. “I thought, defensively, we ran to the ball. No one was standing around. You have to take it for what it is, but I came out really pleased with what we were able to do today. ... More>>

Rain makes for Sunday doubleheader for Lookouts

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MONTGOMERY, AL (Lookouts.com)-- The Biscuits and Chattanooga Lookouts were postponed due to rain on Saturday night at Riverwalk Stadium. The two teams will play a double-header, two seven-inning games, starting at 4:30 CT Sunday afternoon. LH Grayson Garvin will throw for the Biscuits in game one with RH Victor Mateo scheduled to throw game two. The Lookouts will have RH Steve Smith on the hill in game one and RH Raydel Sanchez in game two. Fans who have tickets for Saturday night's game ca... More>>

Mocs Ranked No. 14 in The Sports Network Preseason Top-25

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CHATTANOOGA,TN-(GoMocs.com)--The NCAA recognizes two rankings for the Football Championship Subdivision. The first is the FCS Coaches Poll that came out earlier in the week. The Mocs were a preseason program best No. 16 in the nation according to that listing. The other is The Sports Network FCS Top-25 that was released today. Chattanooga improved on its best preseason ranking by grabbing the No. 14 spot in that top-25. The Mocs return 19 starters and 39 lettermen to last year's 8-4 squad th... More>>

Butch Jones says quarterbacks need to step up Video included

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Just a few weeks ago at the SEC Media Days University of Tennessee Head Coach Butch Jones said the quarterback position would be a strength for the Vols this season. More>>

Bradley Central plans to lean on offensive line early in 2014 Video included

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Bradley Central ended 2013 in TSSAA State Playoffs but that opening round loss closed out a second half of the season that the Bears would rather not remember. More>>

Walker Valley aims to close gap in District 5AAA Video included

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Walker Valley head coach Glen Ryan says the Mustangs are stronger and faster than each of his two season there. Problem is, Glen says so are all the other District 5AAA teams.h... More>>

NCAA grants Power-5 Conferences more Autonomy

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The NCAA board of directors has overwhelmingly approved a sweeping package plan that will give the five biggest conferences the ability to create their some of their own rules. More>>

Cleveland edges Ooltewah in District 5AAA media poll Video included

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The difference in the media poll that has Cleveland winning District 5AAA over Ooltewah was one vote. Not surprising considering there was a three way tie for the district one season ago. More>>

Chattanooga FC’s Coach Elliott Wins Top NPSL Honor

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (chattanoogafc.com)-- The National Premier Soccer League announced its annual awards today, and among the winners were Chattanooga FC’s own Head Coach Bill Elliott, earning the Alexander Arellano Memorial Trophy for top head coach in the league. The awards were voted on by teams, coaches and management of the NPSL from all over the country. “I am humbled by the award. I feel very blessed to be surrounded by so many good people,” said Elliott. “The CFC Board, Sean McDaniel, Ji... More>>

Season Tickets Delivered in 30 Minutes or Less on Thursday

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)--The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics Department is holding its annual "30 Minutes or Less" promotion for football season tickets on Thursday, August 7. Head Coach Russ Huesman, along with members of the Mocs football team, Spirit Squad and athletics staff will deliver season tickets within 30 minutes of purchase or the order is free. Delivery area includes a five-mile radius of McKenzie Arena that encompasses the UTC Campus and Chattanooga's downt... More>>

Mocs Receive Highest Preseason Ranking in School History

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)--- The buzz around the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team continues to get louder with the release of the 2014 Football Championship Subdivision Preseason Coaches Top-25. Chattanooga grabbed a program-best No. 16 preseason national ranking from the coaches at the FCS level. The FCS Coaches Poll is based exclusively on a voting panel of head coaches in the FCS, under the cooperation of the Collegiate Commissioners Association (CCA) and the Americ... More>>

Vols coach Butch Jones cancels player interviews after another poor practice

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Things appeared to start smoothly enough Monday. But Jones was far from thrilled, again, by the end of practice. More>>

UT training camp kicks off tonight

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Tennessee coach Butch Jones said his players face a lot of challenges this season, but compared to last year, they're more prepared.
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QB questions abound in SEC with big stars gone

Quarterback battles and signal-caller questions abound in the Southeastern Conference going into preseason camps. More>>

FNF Preview - East Hamilton graduated 23 seniors but returns a few key players Video included

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The pads are on in Tennessee and there's a lot of new shoulders wearing pads at East Hamilton High School. More>>

Watch: Peyton dances to Rocky Top at Broncos practice Video included

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Talk about a Vol for Life.The Denver Broncos start their stretching period with music, which sets the tone for the practice. More>>

UGA linebacker Bellamy arrested for DUI

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Just days after Georgia defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor made headlines for his arrest on aggravated assault/domestic violence charges, the Bulldogs have had another defensive player land in jail.
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Chattanooga FC has New York in sights

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Hall of Fame welcomes 3 Brave greats

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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - The Baseball Hall of Fame has added six new members who have taken their place among the greats of the game. It was a big day for the Atlanta Braves, who saw former pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine enshrined along with longtime manager Bobby Cox. Those three were part of a dominating Braves era that saw the team win 14 straight division titles. Maddux and Glavine are 300-game winners and Cox is fourth on the all-time victory list. No. 3 on that list is Tony LaRuss... More>>

Falcons look for new defensive leaders

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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Atlanta Falcons need new leadership on defense, and coach Mike Smith says second-year cornerbacks Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford fit the job description perfectly. Coming off a 4-12 season that ended with their defense ranked last in third-down efficiency, second-worst against the run and third-fewest in sacks, the Falcons still have unfulfilled leadership roles at several positions. But that's not the case at cornerback. Trufant and Alford are showing a heal... More>>

Lookouts bullpen stumbles, Stars win 8-4

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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WRCB) -- With a 4-1 lead going into the 7th inning, the Huntsville Stars blistered the Lookouts relief pitching corps en route to an 8-4 victory before 688 people at Joe W. Davis Stadium Sunday.The Lookouts fall to a 39-66 mark in the Southern League.Game 3 of the 5 game series resumes tomorrow night in Huntsville. More>>

Titans' Levitre recovers from appendix surgery

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Titans guard Andy Levitre says he hopes to start exercising Monday on a bicycle, with running a couple days away, as he recovers from appendix surgery. Levitre had surgery Thursday, the day before Tennessee reported to training camp. He says he thought he was having a stomach cramp Tuesday night that only got worse as he tried to work out Wednesday at team headquarters preparing for training camp. Levitre was sent for tests and had just gotten home when doctors told hi... More>>

Gordon cruises to 5th Brickyard win

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - With a fifth Brickyard 400 victory on the line, Jeff Gordon looked like the driver he was 20 years ago. Gordon nailed the final restart of the race to pass Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kasey Kahne with 17 laps remaining in Sunday's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It was no given because restarts have been Gordon's Achilles heel for several years. But he slid past Kahne and easily pulled away for a NASCAR-record five wins at historic Indy. This victory comes on the 20... More>>

Braves slug Padres 8-3

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ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Johnson and Ryan Doumit each drove in two runs during Atlanta's six-run third inning and the Braves beat Eric Stults the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Sunday. The Braves trailed 1-0 before roughing up Stults (3-13). Back-to-back doubles by Gerald Laird and Andrelton Simmons started the inning. Tommy La Stella hit an RBI single that skipped between Stults' legs, Johnson had a two-run double before Doumit followed with a two-run single. Yangervis Solarte led off the third with hi... More>>

Record soccer crowd sees CFC earn spot in national title game

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Record crowd for soccer turns out Saturday night at Chattanooga's Finley Stadium and the hometown team didn't disappoint the 8800 or so in the stands. More>>

Lookouts power past Stars 10-6

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HUNTSVILLE,AL (WRCB)- The Chattanooga Lookouts jumped on the Southern League's best in the Huntsville Stars Saturday, beating the home team 10-6.Chattanooga exploded with a 5 run first inning, and scored at least one run in each of the four first innings to cruise to the win.The Lookouts have four more road games in Huntsville before returning home later next week for Birmingham. More>>

Teheran, Kimbrel pace Braves to 5-3 win over San Diego

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ATLANTA (AP) - Freddie Freeman had three hits and an RBI, Julio Teheran earned his 10th win and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Ordisamer Despaigne's control problems to beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Saturday night. Tommy La Stella also had three hits and Chris Johnson drove in two runs as the Braves moved to within 1 1/2 games of NL East-leading Washington, which lost 1-0 to Cincinnati. Teheran (10-6) allowed three runs on nine hits and no walks in six innings. He had five strikeouts... More>>

Ty Dillon wins Nationwide race at Indy

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Ty Dillon pulled away from Kyle Busch down the stretch Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway to win for the first time in the Nationwide Series. Dillon passed Busch off the final restart with 25 laps and held on for his first victory in 31 career starts in NASCAR's second-tier series. Busch made a hard charge in the final three laps but failed in a bid to win at the Brickyard for the second straight year. Matt Kenseth was third, followed by Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano.... More>>

Dawg busted for DUI, speeding

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Georgia freshman outside linebacker Davin Bellamy has been arrested by Athens-Clarke County police on charges of driving under the influence and speeding. The 19-year-old Bellamy was arrested early Saturday morning and was released on bonds totaling $2,000 about an hour later. No further details on the arrest were immediately available. Bellamy's arrest comes only three days after Georgia announced that sophomore defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor was dismissed from the team... More>>

Lookouts Walk-Off With a Win, 8-7

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (Lookouts.com)----Chris O’Brien’s only hit of the game was the one that mattered the most, giving the Chattanooga Lookouts (12-21)the walk-off win on his RBI single against the Montgomery Biscuits (19-16) before a raucous sell-out crowd of 6,378. The first inning came and went innocuously, but the second showed the first offensive outburst of the night as the Biscuits staked themselves to a three-run lead in the top of the inning. When the bottom of the second rolled around, O... More>>

Why tonight could bring more national attention to Chattanooga

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As the sport grows nationally and in Chattanooga, the city's semipro soccer team is ranked #2 in the country and plays for the chance to be in the national championship game tonight.  More>>

Chickamauga man delivers winning bid to buy Cleveland speedway Video included

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North Georgia's Al Chapman tendering an $807,100 bid late Thursday afternoon to buy the track and adjoining 25 acres of property, lock, stock and barrel.
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McCallie still celebrating first baseball state title since 1976 Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- McCallie School Head Baseball Coach Greg Payne still relives the state title game on a daily basis. On Wednesday he was given another reminder.Alan Pressley from AP Shadow Productions gave McCallie a shadow box with pictures and signatures of every Blue Tornado state baseball champion.Six of the teams eight seniors were on hand to receive the box with Coach Payne.McCallie beat Memphis University School 8-0 in late May to take home the TSSAA DII State Baseball Champio... More>>

Lookouts Lose Close Game to Biscuits, 7-6

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CHATTANOOGA, TN- (lookouts.com)-- It was a tight back-and-forth affair at ATT Field, but the Montgomery Biscuits (18-14) came out on the winning side ofa 7-6 score against the Chattanooga Lookouts (10-20). The Biscuits got out to a leadalmostas soon as the first pitch of the game was thrown by loading the bases and then subsequently unloading them on a Richie Shaffer double in the first inning. By the time the bottom of the second inning rolled around, the Biscuits had added another run to t... More>>

Arkansas granted trademark for “Woo Pig Sooie!” Hog Call

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The United States Trademark and Patent Office “granted registration of the [Hog Call] sensory mark to the Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas.” Not the words, mind you; the sound.
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LaStella, Wood lead Braves over Phillies 8-2

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ATLANTA (AP) - Tommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer to back Alex Wood and help the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-2 Sunday. The Braves have won of five of seven and remained second in the NL East, one percentage point behind Washington. Wood (7-7) allowed three hits and one run with eight strikeouts in six innings to win for the first time four starts. The first five innings were played in a steady drizzle before heavy rain caused a 1 hour... More>>

Rain wreaks havoc on Lookouts road swing

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MOBILE, AL (Lookouts.com)-- Sunday's doubleheader between the Mobile BayBears and the Chattanooga Lookouts has been canceled due to inclement weather. Both games will not be made up. As with all postponed /cancelled games at Hank Aaron Stadium, any fan with tickets to the postponed/cancelled game can exchange them for tickets to any other reaming home game on the 2014 regular season schedule simply by bringing their postponed ticket to the box office on the day of the game they'd like to att... More>>

Chatt FC NPSL Southeast Regional Champs

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CHATTANOOGA,TN- (WRCB)- Chattanooga FC hoists the NPSL Southeast regional trophy Saturday night after a 2 nil shutout of Tulsa.Luis Trude broke the scoreless deadlock just a few minutes into the match by taking the ball from midfield through much of the defense and planting a left footer past Tulsa's netminder.The score would hold until the early second half, when Luke Winter scored on a breakaway goal for insurance.Chattanooga F-C now goes to the NPSL Final Four, and could play host. More>>

Hamels handcuffs Braves, Phils win 2-1

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ATLANTA (AP) - Cole Hamels held the Braves to four hits through seven innings, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 2-1 on Saturday night. Hamels (4-5) won for the second time in three starts, giving up one run, striking out nine and walking none. He threw 71 of 95 pitches for strikes. Rollins' 12th homer, coming off reliever Shae Simmons (1-1), made it 2-0 in the seventh. Atlanta, which had a three-game winning streak snapped, cut its deficit to 2-1 ... More>>

UT: Jeff Jarnigan named new 'Voice of Neyland Stadium'

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A new voice will soon echo through Neyland Stadium. More>>

Minor Leaguers sue over pay

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Minor league players have always been poor in dollars, and rich in grit, character, and the honeyed romance of playing for peanuts while pursing a dream. More>>

Beer Here! MLB Testing Self-Serve Suds at All-Star Game

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America's Pastime is hoping it's found beer's future. Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins, has installed two self-serve beer machines made by Draft Serv.
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Chattanooga FC to host NPSL South Regionals, Fri. & Sat.

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The World Cup is over, but there will be plenty more soccer playoff action to see in the Scenic City this weekend.
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Looks get walk-off win against Stars, 5-4

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CHATTANOOGA,TN-(Lookouts.com)-- With one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, Chattanooga Lookouts' (36-58) catcher Chris O'Brien launched a two-run walk-off double to give the Lookouts the 5-4 win over the Huntsville Stars (48-44). Entering the top of the seventh inning, it seemed that the Lookouts wouldn't need late inning heroics to take home the victory. In the prior inning, Bobby Coyle hit a no doubter to put the Lookouts in front 2-1. The home run was the team's second solo shot of ... More>>

Germany claims World Cup

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday. Goetze controlled the ball with his chest and then shot past Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero in the 113th minute. Argentina had created more chances, but failed to really test Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer throughout the 120 minutes of regulation and extra time. The win is Germany's first as a united country. West Germany wo... More>>

Braves beat Cubs 10-7

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CHICAGO (AP) - Chris Johnson had three hits, including his third homer in two days, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 10-7 on Sunday. Johnson hit a long drive to straightaway center field for a three-run shot in Atlanta's four-run third inning against Travis Wood (7-8). Johnson also went deep twice in the Braves' 11-6 victory at Wrigley Field on Saturday. Atlanta played without struggling second baseman Dan Uggla, who was suspended by the team for the final game before the All-Sta... More>>

Tide's Reed arrested for DUI

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Police say Alabama defensive lineman Jarran Reed was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. Tuscaloosa police say Reed was stopped early Sunday after hitting another car while both backed out of parking spots. Police say Reed drove a 2011 Dodge Charger toward the parking lot's exit before he was pulled over. A police department news release said the 21-year-old junior college transfer's blood alcohol level registered as .13 percent. The legal limit in Ala... More>>

Keselowski stays hot, wins New Hampshire's magic mile

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - Brad Keselowski completed a flawless weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and won Sunday under a green-white checkered finish. Keselowski followed up Saturday's Nationwide Series victory with his first Sprint Cup win at New Hampshire, dominating in the No. 2 Ford for his third victory of the season. After the last caution came with four laps left, Keselowski pulled away on the final restart to become the first driver to sweep the weekend in track history. He had the fas... More>>

Stars comeback on Lookouts, 5-4

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CHATTANOOGA, TN- (Lookouts.com)--The Chattanooga Lookouts(35-58)recovered from an early three-run deficit, but still ended up falling to the Huntsville Stars by a score of 5-4(48-43)in front of 4,689 fans on Christmas in July Night at the ball park. Huntsville got off to a great startagainst Lookouts' southpaw, Chris Reed. With two outs in thefirst inning and no one on base, Hainley Statia and Nick Ramirez hit back-to-back singles to put two runners on for Joey Paciorek. The left-fielder pro... More>>

Chatt FC snares Southeast title with 4-0 shutout of New Orleans

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CHATTANOOGA,TN- (WRCB)- Chattanooga FC stakes their claim to the 2014 NPSL Southeast division title with a convincing 4 nil shutout of the New Orleans Jesters Saturday night at Finley Stadium.Like Winter scored the evening's first goal with a beautiful header off a free kick by John Carrier just a dozen minutes into the match.Sias Reynke would add another a few minutes later for a 2 nil FC advantage at halftime. More incredible goalkeeping highlights by FC netminder Gre... More>>

Keselowski cruises Loudon

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - Brad Keselowski dominated from the pole and cruised to the win in Saturday's Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Keselowski led 153 of the 200 laps in his second Nationwide win of the season. Keselowski also topped the speed chart during Sprint Cup practice to complete a perfect day for the Team Penske driver. He also won at Phoenix and hasn't finished worse than third in six races this season. Kyle Busch was second. He starts on the pole for Sunday's C... More>>

Braves belt Cubs 11-6

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CHICAGO (AP) - Chris Johnson homered twice and pitcher Mike Minor hit his second career home run, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Chicago Cubs 11-6 on Saturday. Johnson and Justin Upton each drove in four runs for the Braves. Johnson and Minor homered and Upton hit a three-run double as Atlanta scored six times in the fourth inning for a 9-3 lead. Minor (3-5) allowed six runs and 11 hits in six innings. He improved to 6-0 in his career against the Cubs. The Braves won for the second time... More>>

Lookouts Lose to Stars, 11-3

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CHATTANOOGA,TN--(Lookouts.com)--The Chattanooga Lookouts (35-57) gave up at least one run in each of the first six innings on their way to an 11-3 loss to the Huntsville Stars (56-36) on a Fireworks Friday at ATT Field. The Southern League North Division First Half Champions, the Huntsville Stars, got off to a fast start when Southern League All-Star, Nick Ramirez punched a home run to right field on 0-1 pitch. Huntsville increased their lead to three in the top of the second on a two-run si... More>>

Stars drop Lookouts 11-3

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)- The Huntsville Stars feasted on Chattanooga pitching en route to an 11-3 win Friday night at A,T T Field.The Stars scored at least a run in each of the first six innings.Game 3 of the 5 game series resumes tomorrow.The Lookouts are now 35-57 overall this season. More>>

Chatt F-C faces New Orleans for title

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (WRCB)- Chattanooga FC will face the New Orleans Jesters once again, but this time for the NPSL Southeast division title.FC beat Nashville FC handily Friday night at Finley by the final score of 6-1.The Jesters beat Atlanta SIlverbacks' reserves 4-1 in Friday's early game.Chattanooga FC and New Orleans split the regular season series, with both teams winning at home. More>>

Braves comeback not enough, Cubs win 5-4

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CHICAGO (AP) - Justin Ruggiano hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning Friday that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Atlanta Braves 5-4. Arismendy Alcantara singled with two outs off Jordan Walden (0-1) and stole second. Ruggiano then got a hit that slipped past shortstop Andrelton Simmons to win it. More>>

Auburn QB busted for marijuana

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REYNOLDS, Ga. (AP) - Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall has been cited for possession of a small amount of marijuana in Georgia. Reynolds Police Chief Lonnie Holder said he and another officer detected the odor of marijuana after pulling Marshall over at 12:45 p.m. Friday for a window tint violation. Holder says they found 8-10 grams of marijuana under the passenger-side visor. Because it was less than an ounce, they didn't arrest Marshall. The Tigers' quarterback was cited for violations of tw... More>>

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EPB and Comcast nearing deals with SEC Network

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The SEC Network first reached agreements with Dish Network, which has 14 million subscribers nationally, and AT&T U-verse, which has 4.5 million. ESPN announced this week that Cox Communications had come on board as well. More>>

A Three-Run Seventh Inning Propel Lookouts to 5-3 Win

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TheChattanooga Lookouts(35-56)scored three-runs in the seventh inning on their wayto a 5-3 win over the Huntsville Stars (55-36) in the first game of their five-game series. The pivotal seventh inning began when pinch-hitter Noel Cuevas hit a deep single to second base.Infielder Darnell Sweeney followed up Cuevas' at-batwith a single of his own to put runners on first and second. The next batter, Jeremy Hazelbaker, struck out, but Scott Schebler plated Cuevas with a RBI single to break the t... More>>

Braves avert Mets sweep, win 3-1

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NEW YORK (AP) - Aaron Harang allowed four hits in seven innings, and the Atlanta Braves used early offense against Bartolo Colon to beat the New York Mets 3-1 on Thursday night and avert a four-game sweep. The Braves snapped a four-game losing streak and ended the Mets' season-best, four-game winning run. New York hasn't swept a four-game set from Atlanta since July 1989. Harang (9-6) won his fourth straight start and fifth game in six outings, topping the Mets for the second time this season... More>>

Chattanooga 6-AA coaches talk football 2014

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CHATTANOOGA,TN-(WRCB)--It's time to talk Scenic City high school football.As there was a meet and greet of sorts Thursday afternoon at Finley Stadium by the head coaches of region 6, double a football programsFirst up, new Howard head coach Mark Teague, who was hired away from East Ridge.He was the Pioneer's Defensive Coordinator last year.Teague says one of his first orders of business was instilling the pride factor back into the Howard football team.The new ways go beyond just updated unif... More>>

Chattanooga FC playoff ready

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The Chattanooga Football Club is readying for the NPSL playoffs this Friday, as the league's top-seeded team.

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Braves lose fourth in a row

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NEW YORK (AP) -David Wright ignited a tie breaking rally in the seventh inning with a hustle double, Travis d'Arnaud gave Dillon Gee some cushion with a two-run drive later in the seventh and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Wednesday night for their first four-game winning streak in a year.Gee (4-1) returned from two months on the disabled and pitched seven-plus dominant innings as the Mets won the first three of a four-game series against the Braves after being swept in Atla... More>>

Shafaat Named to CFPA Tight Ends Watch List

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CHATTANOOGA, TN - (GoMocs.com)--University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior tight end Faysal Shafaat was recently named to the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Tight End Watch List. Shafaat is the fourth Moc to earn a spot on one of CFPA’s Watch Lists entering the 2014 season. "Congratulations to Faysal Shafaat on earning a spot on the CFPA Watch List," said CFPA Executive Director Brad Smith. "Shafaat will be one of the top Southern Conference players to watch in 2014." Shafaat h... More>>

Chattanooga FC to host regional playoffs this weekend

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Fans of the “beautiful game” can keep things rolling as the NPSL Southeast Conference semifinals and finals take place Friday and Saturday at Finley Stadium. More>>

Lookouts break July ice, beat Suns 5-3

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JACKSONVILLE, FLA--(WRCB)-- The Chattanooga Lookouts survive an extra inning affair Sunday afternoon, beating the home standing Jacksonville Suns in ten innings by a final score of 5-3. It's Chattanooga's first win of the month and seventh since the Southern League's All-Star break. Chattanooga's Scott Schebler began the 10th inning with a double to center field.Daniel Mayora followed with a singles advancing Schebler to third base. The Suns' Jheyson Manzueta intentionally walked Chris O'Brie... More>>

Djokovic beats Federer at Wimbledon

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LONDON (AP) - Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title and denied Roger Federer his record eighth by holding off the Swiss star in five sets Sunday. Djokovic wasted a 5-2 lead in the fourth set but held on for a 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (4), 5-7, 6-4 victory that returns the Serbian player to the No. 1 ranking. Djokovic had a match point at 5-4 in the fourth set, but Federer saved that with an ace and forced a fifth set. In the last set, Djokovic broke with the help of four mistakes by Federer ... More>>

Braves win streak ends at 9

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ATLANTA (AP) - Wade Miley earned his first win since early May, Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat Atlanta 3-1 on Sunday to end the Braves' nine-game winning streak. Miley (4-6) allowed one run on five hits and one walk in 6 2-3 innings. The left-hander was 0-3 in his previous nine starts and had not won since beating the White Sox on May 10. The win snapped his streak of five straight no-decisions. Atlanta starter Alex Wood (6-7) allowed two runs on only t... More>>

Almirola survives "big one" at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Aric Almirola has won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway, putting Richard Petty's famed No. 43 in Victory Lane for the first time since 1999. Almirola's unexpected win came on the same weekend Petty celebrated the 30th anniversary of his 200th win. Petty wasn't around for the festivities, having already left Daytona during one of the many delays. He didn't miss much considering steady rain put a slight damper... More>>

Chattanooga F-C women earn draw in Nashville

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NASHVILLE,TN (WRCB)- The Chattanooga FC women remain in first place of the WPSL, but despite their current perch their playoff seeding is still a mystery.The team could have secured first place in the Southeast division along with a top seed in next week's playoffs, but Nashville was able to hang on for a hard fought 1 all draw.Chattanooga FC coach Patrick Winecoff says the team lost it's chance of self-destiny after missing a penalty kick with only five minutes remaining.Tuesday, Nashville p... More>>

Rain delays Coke Zero 400

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Steady rain forced NASCAR to postpone the Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway. The Coke Zero 400 will start at 11 a.m. Sunday. The race was supposed to start at 7:57 p.m. Saturday, but showers soaked the 2 1/2 mile superspeedway and forced officials to delay the green flag and eventually postpone the race. This is the fourth Cup race affected by rain this season and the second to be postponed a day. The Daytona 500 at Daytona was delayed more than six ... More>>

'Bama RB Kenyan Drake Arrested

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TUSCALOOSA,AL (NBCSports.com)--Imagine that; the “Days Without An Arrest” ticker set back to double zeroes shortly after the end of a holiday. Anyway, the latest college football player to reset the arrest clock is Alabama’s Kenyan Drake, who al.com reports was arrested early Saturday morning and charged with one count of obstructing government operations. What exactly led to that rather odd charge is unclear.Alabama officials have yet to publicly comment on Drake’s situation. In 2013, Drake ... More>>

Braves come from behind on Arizona for 9th straight win

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ATLANTA (AP) - Andrelton Simmons drove in four runs, Aaron Harang won his third straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 Saturday for their season-high ninth straight victory. Justin Upton added a two-run homer and a third RBI for the Braves, who have won 11 of 12 and are 11 games over .500 for the first time this season. Harang (8-6) has a 3.00 ERA over his last three starts after allowing nine hits and four runs with one walk and one strikeout in eight inning... More>>

UTC Coaches "take one" for St. Jude

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB)-- UTC Head Football and Basketball Coaches Russ Huesman and Will Wade took to the tank for a good cause on the Fourth of July. Friday afternoon, we caught up with both at Downtown Chattanooga's Universal Joint..They were celebrity targets on behalf of the St.. Jude Children's Hospital fundraiser.."You know it's a great cause and to be able to help in any way we can, that's so important," said Huesman"I learned more about St. Jude and everything, it does not only for the... More>>

Braves win 8th straight, down Arizona 5-2

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ATLANTA (AP) - Freddie Freeman drove in two runs, Ervin Santana won his second straight start, and the Atlanta Braves stretched their winning streak to eight games with a 5-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. The Braves (48-38) have won 10 of 11 to move 10 games over .500 for the first time since April 29. They lead the NL East by 1½ games. Santana (7-5) gave up six hits and two runs with one walk and six strikeouts in 7 1-3 innings. Arizona began the night tied with Hous... More>>

Chatt F-C secures first place with win

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CHATTANOOGA, TN- (WRCB)- Chattanooga FC's Niall McCabe scored two first half goals to power his team to a 5-1 win over the Rocket City United of Huntsville Friday night at Finley Stadium. With the win, FC locks up first place in the NPSL Southeast division, earning a first seed in next week's playoffs to be played at Finley. More>>

Pat Summitt's new deal

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Pat Summitt will remain the Tennessee women's basketball head coach emeritus next season and can continue holding the position as long as she wants it. That's according to a new contract signed in May and obtained Thursday night through a public records request. It states that Summitt will have the title head coach emeritus "in perpetuity, or until she chooses to relinquish it." Summitt has served as head coach emeritus since ending her 38-season tenure as the Lady Vol... More>>

Suns drop Lookouts 3-0

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JACKSONVILLE, FL- (WRCB)- The Chattanooga Lookouts lost to the Jacksonville Suns Friday night 3-0. Despite outhitting the homestanding Suns 7-3, Jacksonville was able to capitalize with timely hits and two Chattanooga errors. Lookouts' starting pitcher Nick Struck suffered his fifth loss on the season. Chattanooga wraps up the series Tuesday in Jacksonville before returning home Thursday for Huntsville.The Lookouts are now 6-10 in the second half of the Southern League's 2014 ... More>>

Lookouts Drop Final Meeting With Blue Wahoos, 3-1

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CHATTANOOGA, TN- (Lookouts.com)--The final meeting between the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (4-6) and the Chattanooga Lookouts (5-5) for the 2014 season,ended with the Blue Wahoos taking a late lead to win the game by a 3-1 margin. The contest started out as a very tight matchup between two starting pitchers who were on the top of their game. Raydel Sanchez did his part well, getting through six innings while only allowing the Blue Wahoos to score just one run, which came on a two-out single by Kyle... More>>

Jason Greer training for Ironman while raising funds for childhood cancer research Video included

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Scenic City fireman Jason Greer signed up to race the Chattanooga Ironman nine months ago. There was one problem, and he'd be the first to tell you. At the time, running one lousy mile would take all he had but he had motivation to train.   More>>

Pig Howard: Ready for Saturdays

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ELIZABETHTON,TN (WRCB)--Tennessee Vols rising Junior receiver Pig Howard Says he'll be "in play" this coming football season.Howard, who sat out spring practice for undisclosed reasons, said Saturday at Jason Witten's 12th annual sports camp in Elizabethton, Tennessee, addressed his status with "team 118".." You're gonna see me on the field in the fall,we're doing everything right, the chemistry is the same if not better with the team and I mean everything is heading in the right direction," ... More>>

Braves Sweep Phils, first in 50 years

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - B.J. Upton tripled and drove in two runs Sunday to lead the streaking Atlanta Braves to a 3-2 victory over the Phillies and their first four-game sweep in Philadelphia in 50 years. Gerald Laird had two hits with a double and RBI for the Braves, who won for the sixth time in seven games. It was the Braves' first four-game sweep in Philadelphia since Sept. 24-27, 1964. Marlon Byrd hit a pair of solo home runs for the slumping Phillies, who have lost eight of 10 to drop to 10... More>>

Keselowski wins Kentucky, again

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SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Brad Keselowski dominated the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night to become Kentucky Speedway's first repeat winner. The Penske Racing driver and 2012 race winner followed his record-breaking pole effort to lead 199 of 267 laps and earn his second victory this season and 12th of his career. Keselowski won from the pole for the first time, pulling away after chasing down and passing leader Kyle Busch on Lap 248. Busch was second, followed by Ryan Newman, Matt Kense... More>>

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  • Big first inning downs Pirates for Braves 4th straight win

    Big first inning downs Pirates for Braves 4th straight win

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    Jason Heyward and Andrelton Simmons homered to begin a six-run first inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the sliding Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 on Monday night for their fourth consecutive victory.More
    Jason Heyward and Andrelton Simmons homered to begin a six-run first inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the sliding Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 on Monday night for their fourth consecutive victory.More
  • Braves sweep A's, tag Lester with first loss in Oakland

    Braves sweep A's, tag Lester with first loss in Oakland

    Sunday, August 17 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-08-18 03:18:05 GMT
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    ATLANTA (AP) - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester's seven-game winning streak.The Braves swept the three-game series, leaving the A's with a five-game losing streak, their longest of the season. The A's have lost seven of eight overall and trail the Angels, who lost to Texas on Sunday, by percentage points in the AL West.Oakland's Nate Freiman hit two homers,...More
    ATLANTA (AP) - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer, Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester's seven-game winning streak.The Braves swept the three-game series, leaving the A's with a five-game losing streak, their longest of the season. The A's have lost seven of eight overall and trail the Angels, who lost to Texas on Sunday, by percentage points in the AL West.Oakland's Nate Freiman hit two homers,...More
  • Braves look to sweep A's Sunday

    Braves look to sweep A's Sunday

    Saturday, August 16 2014 11:25 PM EDT2014-08-17 03:25:04 GMT
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    ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night. The A's, who began the day with the best record in the majors, matched their worst skid of the season by losing four in a row. They've dropped six of seven overall. Teheran (11-9) gave up two runs on four hits and three walks. The Braves had lost 12 of 15 before winning the first two games of the se...More
    ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night. The A's, who began the day with the best record in the majors, matched their worst skid of the season by losing four in a row. They've dropped six of seven overall. Teheran (11-9) gave up two runs on four hits and three walks. The Braves had lost 12 of 15 before winning the first two games of the se...More
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  • GA officials offer online deer hunting application

    GA officials offer online deer hunting application

    Georgia wildlife officials are encouraging deer hunters to fill out an online application that will allow them to participate in this season's deer quota hunt.More
    Georgia wildlife officials are encouraging deer hunters to fill out an online application that will allow them to participate in this season's deer quota hunt.More
  • Adcock and Campbell Win August Ragland Bottom Open

    Adcock and Campbell Win August Ragland Bottom Open

    Monday, August 18 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-08-19 01:24:20 GMT
    The team of Derwin Adcock and Clay Campbell won the August Ragland Bottom Open tournament held this weekend on Center Hill Lake in Smithville, TN. The duo caught a five bass limit weighing 20.42 pounds to take the win...More
    The team of Derwin Adcock and Clay Campbell won the August Ragland Bottom Open tournament held this weekend on Center Hill Lake in Smithville, TN. The duo caught a five bass limit weighing 20.42 pounds to take the win...More
  • Harmon and Biffle Win August TVBC Tournament on Nickajack

    Harmon and Biffle Win August TVBC Tournament on Nickajack

    Sunday, August 17 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-08-17 18:56:05 GMT
    The Tennessee Valley Bass Club held their ninth tournament of their 2013-2014 season this weekend on Nickajack Lake out of Sullivans boat ramp. The team of Brad Harmon and John Biffle walked away with first place prize and $544...More
    The Tennessee Valley Bass Club held their ninth tournament of their 2013-2014 season this weekend on Nickajack Lake out of Sullivans boat ramp. The team of Brad Harmon and John Biffle walked away with first place prize and $544...More
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