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Some MLB teams open season without much hope

Some MLB teams open season without much hope

Spring training is a time for optimism, when players bask under the warm sun of Florida and Arizona while fans dream about their team reaching the bright lights of October.
Published: 02/13/16
Kansas worried about Oklahoma offense

Kansas worried about Oklahoma offense

OKLAHOMA CITY — Kansas coach Bill Self expects his Jayhawks to have their hands full today dealing with Buddy Hield and the rest of the sharp-shooting Oklahoma Sooners.
Published: 02/13/16
Bears part ways with Forte

Bears part ways with Forte

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Matt Forte won’t be returning to the Chicago Bears for a ninth season.
Published: 02/13/16
Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Junior Tennis Winter Afterschool Program
Published: 02/13/16

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TODAYAvon Park, Sebring wrestling at George Jenkins, 10 a.m.
Published: 02/13/16
Tigers topple Red Devils

Tigers topple Red Devils

MELBOURNE — Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy used an efficient offense and a stifling man-to-man defense to earn a hard-fought 49-46 victory over Avon Park in Thursday night’s Class 4A regional quarterfinals....
Published: 02/12/16
Blue Streaks fall to Knights

Blue Streaks fall to Knights

SEBRING — The Sebring Blue Streaks saw their season come to an end on Thursday, as Robinson (Tampa) rebounded from a 27-24 halftime deficit to post a 67-58 victory in the Class 5A-Region 3 quarterfinals in the Blue Streaks’ gym. Sebring...
Published: 02/12/16
Red Devils blank Cowboys

Red Devils blank Cowboys

AVON PARK — The Avon Park Red Devils baseball team has jumped out of the gates in a full sprint as they won their second game in the Bill Jarrett Ford Early Bird Tournament at Head Field.
Published: 02/12/16
Ski jumping at Fenway Park

Ski jumping at Fenway Park

BOSTON — Olympic silver medalist Devin Logan pictures herself standing atop the 140-foot ski jump that towers over Fenway Park’s Green Monster, hitting her jump and then coming to a stop right about where a batter would stand....
Published: 02/12/16
Broncos face unusual offseason

Broncos face unusual offseason

DENVER — Denver general manager John Elway won’t have much time to celebrate. Fresh challenges await the architect of Denver’s third NFL championship.
Published: 02/12/16