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Former Georgia runner dies in car accident
Former University of Georgia 400-meter standout Torrin Lawrence died Monday morning in a car accident as he made his way home to Jacksonville, Florida. He was 25.
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Inductees part of ‘the top 1 percent’
Frank Thomas was always driven to excel, and that sure served him well. “I was never that blue-chip prospect,” he said. “I had to outwork my opponents.”
July 27, 2014 12:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Braves get much-needed win
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 Satu...
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Falcons expecting a lot on front line
Through the first two days of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons look just fine along the offensive line. Of course, let’s see how they do when they break out the pads.
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Harvick beats Hendrick crew for pole
The season-long rivalry between Hendrick Motorsports and Team Penske heads into the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where Kevin Harvick will try to crash their party.
July 27, 2014 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Isner gets past Sock for place in Atlanta final
Top-seeded defending champion John Isner advanced to the Atlanta Open final for the fourth time in the tournament’s five-year history, beating practice partner Jack Sock 7-5, 6-4 on Saturday.
July 27, 2014 12:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Furyk up three shots in Canada
Jim Furyk moved into position for his third Canadian Open victory, shooting a 5-under 65 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead at Royal Montreal.
July 27, 2014 12:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sequoyah’s Page to play volleyball for Troy
Sequoyah rising senior Logan Page had a list of colleges that she was considering until she attended a volleyball camp at Troy University (Ala.).
July 26, 2014 12:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Torre, Cox and La Russa manage their way into Hall
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Joe Torre still needs a pinch or two, just to make sure. “It’s still sort of unbelievable,” he said. “Cooperstown was always something way out there. OK, I know where it is. Doe...
July 26, 2014 12:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Cherokee’s new softball field nearing completion
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@cherokeetribune.com
    07.25.14 - 12:33 am
  • Santana, Gattis lead Braves to 2-0 win over Padres
    Ervin Santana threw eight scoreless innings, Evan Gattis homered for the first time in more than a month and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 2-0 on Monday.
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    Teen prospers with air rifle
    Lee Marble did some traveling this summer, but it wasn’t to see family or relax on the beach.
    July 25, 2014 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sequoyah teams ready to regain use of stadium
    The major work at Sequoyah’s Skip Pope Stadium is complete, but the players still won’t be hitting the field any time soon.
    July 24, 2014 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Reinhardt adding track and field teams
    When Reinhardt alum Jordan Turner took on the role as cross country coach for his alma mater three years ago, he set the goal of adding a track and field program for the university.
    July 23, 2014 01:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local powerlifters get the most out of their sport
    When Jason Banks travels to Sydney in November to compete in the Global Power Lifting/International Powerlifting Organization world championships, he hopes to stand out in the crowd.
    July 20, 2014 12:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sudden track star prospers
    Jordan Gray had an interest in track and field growing up, but she didn’t compete in the sport until March of last year.
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    Page’s soccer career goes beyond playing
    Woodstock native teaches sport to inner-city Charlotte youths
    July 19, 2014 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Grizzlies track program sends four athletes to Junior Olympics
    They may not even be in high school yet, but a group of Creekview Junior Grizzlies could be national champions.
    July 18, 2014 12:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cherokee native vying for CrossFit crown
    After placing third at a regional competition, Sequoyah High School alumnus Travis Mayer will compete in his second consecutive CrossFit Games to vie for the title of “Fittest Man on Earth.”
    July 18, 2014 12:50 AM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pre-teen standout to compete in Junior Olympics
    It took a while, but Henry “Trey” Bray finally listened to his mother.
    July 17, 2014 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Tryouts continue for softball seniors
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@cherokeetribune.com
    07.17.14 - 12:14 am
  • Albertson, Johnson unable to advance from qualifier
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    07.17.14 - 12:13 am
  • Former Reinhardt basketball coach returns as assistant AD
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@cherokeetribune.com
    07.16.14 - 12:47 am
  • Young swimmers advance out of district competition
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@cherokeetribune.com
    07.16.14 - 12:45 am
  • Johnson, Albertson vie for Amateur bids
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@cherokeetribune.com
    07.16.14 - 12:45 am
  • Commentary: Summer vacation isn’t nearly what it used to be
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@cherokeetribune.com
    07.16.14 - 12:43 am
  • Exposure, offers grow around Cherokee’s Brown
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@cherokeetribune.com
    07.13.14 - 12:59 am
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