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Friday’s football scores

TENNESSEECumberland Gap 18, North Greene 14KENTUCKYPineville 28, South Floyd 0Adair Co. 74, Caverna 28Anderson Co. 42, George Rogers Clark 6Ballard Memorial 45, Fulton City 6Berea 18, Nicholas Co. 14Boone Co. 35, Conner 13Breathitt Co. 29, Jackson Co. 20Bullitt Central 49, Lou. Fairdale 28Bullitt East 39, Nelson Co. 25Caldwell Co...

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Claiborne downs Lady Jackets 5-2

TAZEWELL, Tenn. — Claiborne senior forward Ashley Woodward scored four goals and assisted on another to lead the Lady Bulldogs to a 5-2 win over Middlesboro in a very physical soccer match on Thursday.“It was a physical game and it got more physical than what I like. It was rough on both sides and I don’t like to see that,” Claiborne coach Shawn Peters said. “It was a hard-fought game. We made a couple of mistakes that they took advantage of and had me...

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Panthers look to bounce back

HARROGATE, Tenn. —The Cumberland Gap Panthers will try to bounce back from a tough loss to Campbell County in last week’s opener as they travel to North Greene on Friday night.Head coach Corey Russell said the 54-7 setback was disappointing, but said the team has responded well in practice this week.“A loss hurts no matter if it’s by one point or 50 points or whatever it is. We kind of stepped up the intensity in practice this week and we were a l...

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Johnson, Maggitt lead Vols’ defense

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Since they cracked Tennessee’s starting lineup as freshmen three years ago, A.J. Johnson and Curt Maggitt have been among the most recognizable faces of Tennessee’s defense.But they haven’t had the chance to play together much lately.While Johnson has developed into an all-Southeastern Conference linebacker, Maggitt hasn’t played at all since tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee on November 2012. T...

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Reds swipe 6 bases, steal win from Cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds came up with a game plan to steal a game from Jake Arrieta, and they ran with it.Billy Hamilton stole his 51st base and the Reds swiped six in all, beating the Chicago Cubs 7-2 Thursday.Zack Cozart and Todd Frazier each stole twice, and Kristopher Negron added one more. The last time the Reds stole at least six was 2006 against Washington.The Reds had six steals in the first four innings, using six hits and four walk...

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Bobcats look to keep rolling

One game into the season it’s obvious the Bell County Bobcats are way ahead of where they were at this time last year. Bell avenged on of last season’s five losses in convincing fashion with a 35-7 win at South Pittsburg, Tenn., on Friday.“Our kids played inspired football last week. Other than the first drive we pretty much shut them down and our offensive line did a great job,” Bobcat coach Wayne Mills said. “On offense everything clicked good, we ju...

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Depth chart reflects Vols’ youth

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Butch Jones likes to compare guiding a young football team to raising children and watching them mature.The Volunteers are about to take their first steps.Tennessee plans to start three freshmen and one junior-college transfer in Sunday’s season opener against Utah State. Ten more freshmen, two redshirt freshmen and three junior-college transfers are in second-team roles. Tennessee’s entire offensive and defensive...

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4 wins for MMS girls

Ray Welch|Daily NewsMiddlesboro Middle School’s Macy Mink runs down a loose ball during action against Pineville earlier ths week. The MMS Lady Jackets defeated the Lady Lions in both their 5-6th grade and 7-8th grade games on Monday. Tuesday, the Lady Jackets pulled out two wins over Page with MMS taking the 5-6th grade game 23-17 and the 7-8th grade game 33-23.

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Lady Jackets blank Bell 10-0

Sarah Slusher scored three goals, Katlyn Barnwell and Katrina Turner added two each and the Middlesboro Lady Jackets pulled away for a 10-0 win over Bell County.The Lady Cats are a inexperienced group and this was the first game for a lot of their players. They competed hard and trailed just 4-0 at halftime. There was 6:16 left in the second half when the game was called due to the mercy rule.

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Knox tops Lady Jackets in four

Knox Central held off the Middlesboro Lady Jackets for a 25-17, 25-17, 19-25, 25-23 win in 13th Region volleyball action on Tuesday.“I don’t want to take anything away from Knox, but we’re a better team than what we showed in this one,” Middlesboro coach Mike Spradlin said. “These girls are much more talented than they have been and at some point we’re going to break loose.”After dropping the first two sets, Middlesboro rallied t...

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Dupree, Smith bookend Cats’ D-line

LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky defensive ends Alvin “Bud” Dupree and Za’Darius Smith could have tried to cash in on impressive junior seasons and entered the NFL draft.Both ultimately decided they had to more work to do with a Wildcats defense that can certainly use their pass-rushing skills.Smith and Dupree are back for their senior seasons, good news for Kentucky in many ways. The duo combined for 13 sacks — ranking top-10 individually in that ...

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