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Saturday, Mar 28, 2015

Sports

Augusta National getting crowded

Augusta National getting crowded

Matt Every needed a victory at Bay Hill to get into the Masters, and he was only being honest when he shared what he was thinking as Henrik Stenson faced a birdie putt on the final hole to force a playoff.
Published: 03/26/15
Spartans take on Sooners

Spartans take on Sooners

EAST LANSING, Mich. - When Tom Izzo walked into the media room at the Breslin Center, the place was already full of reporters who had been listening to football coach Mark Dantonio's briefing about the start of spring practice....
Published: 03/26/15
Streaks edge Bulldogs

Streaks edge Bulldogs

SEBRING — Timely hitting and solid pitching by Matt Portis paced Sebring to a 3-2 win over DeSoto on Tuesday night at Firemen’s Field.
Published: 03/26/15
PWC ready for St. Petersburg

PWC ready for St. Petersburg

The Pirelli World Challenge 2015 season continues Thursday through Sunday with GT, GTA, GT Cup presented by MOMO and GTS teams and drivers heading to St. Petersburg to compete on the 14-turn, 1.8-mile temporary street course. Sixty-three drivers will...
Published: 03/25/15
Can Kentucky be stopped?

Can Kentucky be stopped?

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Good teams have tried various ways to beat Kentucky. The game plans have included getting physical with them, trying to force the unbeaten Wildcats to take jump shots, double-teaming post players, playing up-tempo so Kentucky can't s...
Published: 03/25/15
District tennis on tap

District tennis on tap

The time to get serious is now for the nine teams competing in today’s Class 2A-District 11 tennis tournaments.
Published: 03/25/15
Good fishing rest of month

Good fishing rest of month

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast will give anglers a changing weather forecast and the first-quarter lunar phase that will favor midday and evening anglers for the last seven days of March. All fishing factors considered, after the rain late T...
Published: 03/25/15

Softball seasons finished

In senior softball 60s action, the VFW 4300 White Sox claimed the league title with a 9-5 win over Fairmount Services Red Sox. VFW had Don Cunningham and Mike (the Hammer) Schurer with two hits apiece. The Losing Fairmount Services saw Wayne McNett a...
Published: 03/25/15
PR1/Mathiasen takes 2nd straight race

PR1/Mathiasen takes 2nd straight race

SEBRING - The roles were reversed from the Rolex 24 At Daytona in the Prototype Challenge class. While PR1/Mathiasen spent most of the season-opening event chasing CORE autosport and pulling out the victory when misfortune struck their rival in the c...
Published: 03/24/15
Wild finishes in GT classes

Wild finishes in GT classes

Porsche's misfortune was Corvette Racing's gain Saturday night as a pair of mechanical issues in the final hour of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida propelled the No. 3 Corvette Racing Corvette C7.R to the GT Le Mans (G...
Published: 03/23/15