November 8, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

‘Stepp’ing it up

The depth of the Gaffney passing game was on display Friday when quarterback Shaq Davidson completed passes to five different players.  When Davidson really needs a completion, however, he’s becoming more and more likely to throw to Dylan More...

Wildcats have extra time to work with players in offseason

Blacksburg head football coach Drew Chisholm will have an extra bowl season to work with returning players as he looks towards 2014.  More...

Limestone blends three returners with talented newcomers

The 24th-ranked Limestone College women’s basketball team is entering the season in much the same way as last season with a talented roster.  And all last year’s team accomplished was earning a No. More...

SEC AT A GLANCE

A look at five things to watch as the Southeastern Conference enters Week 10 of the season:   More...

LEDGER STAFF PICKS THE WEEK’S BIG GAMES

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Firing on All Cylinders

Johnson dominates in Texas, pulls ahead in standings

Something is beginning to look familiar about this NASCAR championship chase.  More...

Athlon Fantasy Stall

Looking at Checkers: Surprise, surprise:Jimmie Johnson’s 6.4-place average finish and four wins are both best on circuit.Pretty Solid Pick: Denny Hamlin may berunning experimental equipment at thispoint, but it’s worth noting that his las More...

Sprint Cup Standings

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Throttle Up/ Throttle Down

DALE EARNHARDT JR. The only thing standing between Earnhardt and a title bid? A blown engine in the Chase’s first race at Chicagoland Speedway. More...

Gaffney hopes for win; momentum for playoff run

Beating a rival is nice, but having momentum heading into the playoffs is just as important.  The Indians can do both by beating Spartanburg today at Gibbs Stadium.  “We certainly want to go into the playoffs off a victory,” Gaf More...

New-look, talented Saints open season

In the world of college basketball, losing four starters means the team will be in a rebuilding mode this season.  More...

Deeper ACC moving closer to filling bowl slots

The ACC isn’t as topheavy as a cursory glance would indicate.  Sure, there’s a lot of deserved attention on Florida State, Clemson and Miami. More...

Father says USC lineman will enter draft

The father of South Carolina defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles says his son will leave school after his junior season to enter the National Football League draft.   More...

Players divided regarding Miami Dolphins’ Martin

In a culture that fosters conflict, Jonathan Martin sought to avoid it.  Upset by treatment he considered abusive, the Miami Dolphins tackle let the situation fester for months before leaving the team last week. More...

SPORTS ONTV

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News & Notes

! Martin Truex Jr. has a home for 2014 and beyond. On Friday at Texas Motor Speedway, Truex and officials from the Furniture Row Racing team announced a multi-year agreement that would find Truex driving the Denver, Colo.-based team’s No. More...

Tracks on Tap

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Four Turns

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Truck Standings

DRIVER (WINS) POINTS BEHIND 1. Matt Crafton (1) 741 — 2. James Buescher (2) 695 -46 3. More...

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