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Friday, May 22, 2015

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Nadal drops out of top 5

Nadal drops out of top 5

PARIS — Rafael Nadal dropped out of the top five in the ATP rankings for the first time in 10 years on Monday after failing to defend his title at the Madrid Masters.
Published: 05/12/15
Webber back in Nationals

Webber back in Nationals

Webber International University will be heading back to the NAIA National Championships after finishing 13th in the final NAIA poll, which earned them an at-large bid into the 64th annual tournament.
Published: 05/12/15
Low scores par for the course

Low scores par for the course

SEBRING — A field of 144 golfers enjoyed great weather and pristine playing conditions for the 32nd annual Blue Streak Classic at Sun ‘n Lake Golf Club on Saturday. due to the large number of players, the field was broken into three dif...
Published: 05/11/15
Ruman, Lawrence continue winning ways

Ruman, Lawrence continue winning ways

BRASELTON, Ga. — As Trans Am made history with an all-time record entry of 74 cars in a two-race showcase, the Foametix Trans Am 100 and the Foametix Muscle Car Challenge at Road Atlanta, Amy Ruman and Cameron Lawrence stole the show in very d...
Published: 05/11/15
Franco going strong at 56

Franco going strong at 56

KONOSU, Japan — Julio Franco is getting the best of both worlds as a 56-year-old player-manager for the Ishikawa Million Stars of Japan’s semi-professional Baseball Challenge League.
Published: 05/11/15
Johnson wins in Kansas

Johnson wins in Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Jimmie Johnson pulled into victory lane after his late-race gamble paid off to win the rain-delayed Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway, then pulled out his cellphone and tried to dial his wife in the first few minutes of Mo...
Published: 05/11/15
Jags rookie Fowler injured

Jags rookie Fowler injured

JACKSONVILLE — Dante Fowler Jr. didn’t miss a game in three years of college.
Published: 05/10/15
Sebring falls in finals

Sebring falls in finals

SEBRING — Nobody at Firemen’s Memorial Field expected to see Sebring struggle defensively in Friday’s Class 5A-Region 3 finals, but struggle they did. The Blue Streaks made an uncharacteristic eight errors and Robinson High Scho...
Published: 05/10/15
Pharoah looks ready for Preakness

Pharoah looks ready for Preakness

Now comes the easy part for American Pharoah — the Preakness Stakes.
Published: 05/10/15

Early mornings, late evenings best

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the second full week of May will give anglers a stormy season weather forecast and a last-quarter lunar phase that will favor the early morning and late evening angler best.
Published: 05/10/15