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Mariners fire general manager

Mariners fire general manager

SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners fired general manager Jack Zduriencik on Friday after seven disappointing seasons during which the club failed to end its playoff drought.
Published: 08/29/15
Tequila Patrón ESM back in action

Tequila Patrón ESM back in action

Tequila Patrón ESM returns to its familiar Patrón green and black-livered Ligier J2 P2 race machines this weekend for the inaugural 6 Hours of Nurburgring, the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship.
Published: 08/29/15
Serena Williams faces tough draw

Serena Williams faces tough draw

NEW YORK — Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova for her second straight major semifinal as she seeks to complete the Grand Slam at the U.S. Open.
Published: 08/28/15
Spurrier picks Mitch to run offense

Spurrier picks Mitch to run offense

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Connor Mitch finally won the quarterback job at South Carolina, and Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier said the sophomore has a chance to keep it well beyond next week’s season opener with North Carolina....
Published: 08/28/15
Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

CAMP JOY Highlands County Midnight 5k
Published: 08/28/15

Sports Calendar

TODAYDeSoto football at Sebring, 7 p.m.
Published: 08/28/15
Ready for action

Ready for action

The regular season begins tonight for the Avon Park and Lake Placid football teams.
Published: 08/28/15
Blue Streaks hosting Bulldogs

Blue Streaks hosting Bulldogs

SEBRING — For the second straight week the Sebring Blue Streaks will be rekindling an old rivalry. After playing Lake Placid for the first time since 2010 a week ago, the Blue Streaks host the DeSoto Bulldogs – a team they haven’...
Published: 08/28/15
Iconic schemes to run at Darlington

Iconic schemes to run at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. — The Southern 500 will have a familiar feel, and not just because the race has returned to Labor Day weekend.
Published: 08/27/15
Sooners look to bounce back

Sooners look to bounce back

NORMAN, Okla. — Very little has been said about championships during Oklahoma’s fall practice.
Published: 08/27/15