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    Brad Keselowski wins Chase Race #1

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    JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.He had twice picked his way through the field Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, and found himself watching a spirited, side-by-side battle for the lead between Kevin Harvick and rookie Kyle Larson. As everyone else held their breath watching the Harvick and Larson duel, Kesel... More>>

    RGIII leaves game with leg injury

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    LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - Robert Griffin III departed with his left ankle in a splint, and DeSean Jackson walked off gingerly supporting his left arm and shoulder Sunday in the first quarter of the Washington Redskins' game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.The Redskins announced that neither would return.Griffin was hurt while making an acrobatic, leaping, across-the-body throw near the sideline while being pursued by line... More>>

    Blacksburg Girls look strong at Knights Crossing Video included

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    The 11th annual Knights Crossing cross country meet was held Saturday at Green Hill Park in Salem. The Blacksburg Girls looked strong as always in the event held by Cave Spring High School. The 4th ranked team in the nation took the Girls Team Title in the Girls Red 5k. E.C. Glass sophomore Libby Davidson took first place overall in the event. She set the course record, running a 17:36.7 minute mile. More>>

    UVA stuns Louisville 23-21

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    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Greyson Lambert threw for one touchdown and ran for another and Ian Frye kicked a 42-yard field goal with 3:41 remaining, giving Virginia a 23-21 victory against No. 17 Louisville on Saturday.The winning points came after Louisville's James Quick fumbled a punt and Kelvin Rainey recovered for Virginia (2-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) at the Cardinals 25. Four plays later, Frye's third f... More>>

    Hokies fall to ECU at home Video included

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    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden threw three touchdown passes and scored a rushing touchdown with 16 seconds left to lead the Pirates to a 28-21 upset of No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday.Carden completed 23 of 47 passes for 427 yards in carrying the Pirates to their first victory over a ranked team since 2009 when they beat then-No. 18 Houston 38-32 in Greenville, North Carolina.East Carol... More>>

    Ex-Clemson women's soccer player files lawsuit claiming hazing incident Video included

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    Newman Kicks Off Chase Festivities at Martinsville High School Video included

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    Ryan Newman got a grand send-off into the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Wednesday with a loud and enthusiastic pep rally at Martinsville High School. More>>

    Jerry Jones says Roger Goodell has recovered nicely

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    While NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has been criticized in many corners for his handling of the Ray Rice case, one of his bosses thinks he's doing a good job. More>>

    The New York Yankees adding team to Appalachian League Video included

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    The New York Yankess have announced they are adding a team to the Appalachian League.  More>>

    Hokies look ahead to East Carolina Video included

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       The Hokies are focusing on putting their landmark win the rearview and moving ahead to East Carolina..

     

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    Salem's Fox is 1st and 10 Player of the Week #2 Video included

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        Coleman Fox of Salem grabs player of the week honors for week 2 with a commanding performance against Patrick Henry. More>>

    Hokies Upset Buckeyes in Columbus 35-21 Video included

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       Virginia Tech burst back into the national scene with a win at #8 Ohio State. More>>

    Redskins Miscues Cost Them Against Texans

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      Two second-half fumbles doomed Washington's hopes against the Texans.

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    Cavaliers Handle Spiders 45-13

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      UVA ended a ten-game losing streak with a sound victory over Richmond.

     

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    Keselowski Wins Richmond, Newman and Biffle Get Final Chase Spots

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       Ryan Newman and Greg Biffle grabbed the final two Chase spots in Richmond. More>>

    Salem Ousted From Carolina League Playoffs

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        Salem's attempt to repeat as Mills Cup Champs ends in the Division playoffs.

     

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    NASCAR Gets New TItle Sponsor for 2nd-tier Series

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      NASCAR's Nationwide series will become the Xfinity series through 2024.

     

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    Serena Advances to US Open Semifinals

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      Serena's quest for a "three-peat" at the US Open is still alive and well after her quarterfinal challenge.

     

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    Hokies Prep for Ohio State Video included

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    Virginia Tech knows it will have its hands full when the team takes the field in Columbus Ohio Saturday, Sept. 6.
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    Hokie Newcomers Make Waves Early Video included

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    Associated PressBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech entered its season opener with 32 players on the dress squad who never had played in a collegiate game for the Hokies, including 17 true freshmen and a starting quarterback who transferred in over the summer.Considering what transpired on the field, head coach Frank Beamer came out of the game feeling rather positive about his team's potential for this season.Behind... More>>

    Brewer and Hokies win opener vs. William and Mary Video included

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    JIMMY ROBERTSONAssociated PressBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Michael Brewer threw for 251 yards with two touchdown passes, and Virginia Tech beat William Mary 34-9 in the season-opener for both teams on Saturday.Brewer, a transfer from Texas Tech, completed 23 of 30 passes, including touchdown passes of 13 yards to Isaiah Ford and 8 yards to Bucky Hodges.Virginia Tech pulled away by scoring on three straight drives and four... More>>

    North Cross looks strong against VES Video included

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    WSLS's 1st and 10 extended over in to Saturday during week one of the high school football season. North Cross hosted Virginia Episcopal in a game dominated by the Raiders. The Raiders defense was hungry all game long, and the Bishops quaretback Paddy Cotter didn't have much time to get things done in the pocket. The raiders showed off many of their offensive threats, with Maurice Garrison, Dre Colston, Justin Wright ... More>>

    UCLA scrapes by over UVA

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    HANK KURZ Jr.AP Sports WriterCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - UCLA scored three defensive touchdowns before Brett Hundley led them on a critical second-half scoring drive and the No. 7 Bruins escaped Virginia 28-20 in the opener for both teams Saturday.Hundley, widely regarded as one of the nation's top quarterbacks, was harassed all day by Virginia's pressure defense, and made the biggest play of the day for UCLA with his... More>>

    Hokies Not Looking Past William & Mary Video included

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       Looking past an FCS opponent is not something Virginia Tech wants to get caught doing again.

     

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    Earnhardt Jr. looking forward to fall Martinsville race Video included

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    MARTINSVILLE, Va. (August 26, 2014) – Some of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s biggest wins have come on NASCAR's largest tracks. But it is the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' shortest track … Martinsville Speedway … that is a sentimental favorite for Earnhardt.Part of that sentiment stems from Earnhardt's love for the roots of racing, and no track has deeper roots in NASCAR than Martinsville Speedway. And some of that sentiment comes ... More>>

    Hokies give Frank Beamer 2 Year Extension: Through 1/1/2019 Video included

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    BLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech Director of Athletics Whit Babcock announced a two-year contract extension through January 1, 2019 for head football coach Frank Beamer on Wednesday.“We are pleased to be in a position to present Coach Beamer with this contract extension,” Babcock said. “Announcing before our home opener serves as a tangible show of support for the winningest coach in college football who does it the ri... More>>

    Hendrick Teams Test at Martinsville Video included

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       Hendrick Motorsports was at Martinsville Speedway Tuesday---testing for the upcoming race in the chase.

     

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    McGuire takes home Week 3 Player Of The Week Honors Video included

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    Week 3 player of the week honors go to none other than Magna Vista's Shoalin McGuire. McGuire was 10 of 17 passing with 213 yards and 4 touchdowns. He also added a 60 yard touchdown run to his resume last night as well. For his hard work McGuire takes home your Stop In 1st and 10 Player of the week. More>>

    Patrick County Cougars look to win again Video included

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    Friday night's outcome in Floyd County not nearly as important as last week's when the Patrick County Cougars ended a 41 game losing streak. More>>

    Northside Vikings football game raises breast cancer awareness Video included

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    The Northside High School Vikings football team is hosting its annual Pink Out game on Oct. 3 in support of breast cancer research and awareness. More>>

    Taste of Your Town Friends and Family Restaurant in Giles Co. Video included

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    The Friends and Family restaurant, family owned and operated, is right across route 460 from Giles High School  More>>

    Hokies Freshman Wide Receiver to Start Video included

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         Freshman sensation Isaiah Ford is one of the young talents that have taken the Hokies fall camp by storm. More>>

    WSLS HS Camp Tour-William Fleming Colonels

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      William Fleming hopes to continue to improve under Coach Bobby Martin.

     

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    WSLS-10 HS Football Camp Tour-Glenvar Highlanders Video included

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        Glenvar has a lot of experienced talent back, but it will be tested with a rough-and-tumble schedule awaiting the Highlanders in 2014. More>>

    Hokies Looking For Win, Identity vs William & Mary Video included

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        The Hokies are ready for a visit from in-state FCS foe William and Mary to open the 2014 season. More>>

    Kicking battle heats up in Blacksburg

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    Now that the quarterback battle is settled in Blacksburg, the focus now shifts to Head Coach Frank Beamer's place kickers. Freshman Michael Santamaria and Joey Slye are leading the charge in fall practice, and don't let the freshman class status fool you. Frank Beamer has been vocal about going with the guy that can give him the best chance to win. The Hokies will have to make a decision quickly as their home opener i... More>>

    Logano Wins in Thunder Valley

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    HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) - Joey Logano surged past Matt Kenseth with 44 laps to go and won for the first time in his career at Bristol Motor Speedway, foiling Kenseth's gambling attempt to secure a spot in NASCAR's playoffs. Logano became the fifth driver this season to win three times, joining the Hendrick Motorsports trio of Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. and teammate ... More>>

    High School Camp Tour: Lord Botetourt Video included

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    Lord Botetourt High School has had a great two seasons under head coach Jamie Harless and the team that hails from Daleville looks to pick up where last year's team left off. With last year's leading rusher Chris Thompson graduating, coach simply says it's a next man up scenario. The Cavaliers off season weight lifting program was apparent from the sideline in Friday night's scrimmage against Cave Spring in which LB l... More>>

    Hokies name Michael Brewer starting QB Video included

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    BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech head football coach Frank Beamer announced Saturday that junior transfer Michael Brewer will lead the Hokies as starting quarterback in just one week against William Mary.“Both of the guys gave great effort and played very well in preseason, making it a very difficult choice,” Beamer said. “It was a very close race and we're proud of both of them.”Beamer ultimately made the decision between... More>>

    WSLS HS Camp Tour-Salem Spartans

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          Salem was one win from a state finals berth a year ago, and they return the bulk of that squad in 2014. More>>

    Trey Edmunds reports from Virginia Tech on move in day Video included

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    The Virginia Tech Football Team was out in full force on Thursday assisting incoming freshman unpack their cars, and fill their dorms. Dan River product and now Virginia Tech Running Back Trey Edmunds was on hand helping his team mates with all the heavy lifting, he also took some time out to do a special report for WSLS 10. More>>

    David Wilson aims for 2016 Olympic Games in Rio Video included

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    NEW YORK (AP) - Two weeks after ending his NFL career due to a neck injury, former New York Giants running back David Wilson is turning to track and field.The 23-year-old Wilson, who competed in the triple jump during high school and at Virginia Tech, intends to train in the event with an eye on making the United States team for the 2016 Rio Olympics.Speaking to reporters Monday at Citi Field, where he addressed schoo... More>>

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    • Week 1 Player Of The Week: Warren Craft

      Week 1 Player Of The Week: Warren Craft

      Monday, September 1 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:23:32 GMT
      Week one player of the week honors go to Warren Craft of William Fleming High School.
      Week one player of the week honors go to Warren Craft of William Fleming High School.
    • North Cross looks strong against VES

      North Cross looks strong against VES

      Saturday, August 30 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-08-30 21:00:03 GMT
      WSLS's 1st and 10 extended over in to Saturday during week one of the high school football season. North Cross hosted Virginia Episcopal in a game dominated by the Raiders. The Raiders defense was hungry all game long, and the Bishops quaretback Paddy Cotter didn't have much time to get things done in the pocket. The raiders showed off many of their offensive threats, with Maurice Garrison, Dre Colston, Justin Wright ...
      WSLS's 1st and 10 extended over in to Saturday during week one of the high school football season. North Cross hosted Virginia Episcopal in a game dominated by the Raiders. The Raiders defense was hungry all game long, and the Bishops quaretback Paddy Cotter didn't have much time to get things done in the pocket. The raiders showed off many of their offensive threats, with Maurice Garrison, Dre Colston, Justin Wright ...
    • Salem's Fox is 1st and 10 Player of the Week #2

      Salem's Fox is 1st and 10 Player of the Week #2

      Monday, September 8 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-09-09 03:44:59 GMT
          Coleman Fox of Salem grabs player of the week honors for week 2 with a commanding performance against Patrick Henry.
          Coleman Fox of Salem grabs player of the week honors for week 2 with a commanding performance against Patrick Henry.
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    • Salem Ousted From Carolina League Playoffs

      Salem Ousted From Carolina League Playoffs

      Saturday, September 6 2014 12:34 AM EDT2014-09-06 04:34:25 GMT
          Salem's attempt to repeat as Mills Cup Champs ends in the Division playoffs.
          Salem's attempt to repeat as Mills Cup Champs ends in the Division playoffs.

       

    • Salem Sox Win Home Opener

      Salem Sox Win Home Opener

      Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:31 AM EDT2014-04-09 14:31:43 GMT
          Salem enters the Carolina League record books with a win in the home opener.
        
          Salem enters the Carolina League record books with a win in the home opener.
        
    • Red Sox Try to Make Carolina League History

      Red Sox Try to Make Carolina League History

      Monday, April 7 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-04-08 03:50:00 GMT
          The Red Sox have a chance to head into the Carolina League record books on opening night.
          The Red Sox have a chance to head into the Carolina League record books on opening night.
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    • UVA stuns Louisville 23-21

      UVA stuns Louisville 23-21

      Saturday, September 13 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-09-13 20:58:04 GMT
      CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Greyson Lambert threw for one touchdown and ran for another and Ian Frye kicked a 42-yard field goal with 3:41 remaining, giving Virginia a 23-21 victory against No. 17 Louisville on Saturday.The winning points came after Louisville's James Quick fumbled a punt and Kelvin Rainey recovered for Virginia (2-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) at the Cardinals 25. Four plays later, Frye's third f...
      CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Greyson Lambert threw for one touchdown and ran for another and Ian Frye kicked a 42-yard field goal with 3:41 remaining, giving Virginia a 23-21 victory against No. 17 Louisville on Saturday.The winning points came after Louisville's James Quick fumbled a punt and Kelvin Rainey recovered for Virginia (2-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) at the Cardinals 25. Four plays later, Frye's third f...
    • Hokies fall to ECU at home

      Hokies fall to ECU at home

      Saturday, September 13 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-09-13 20:56:23 GMT
      BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden threw three touchdown passes and scored a rushing touchdown with 16 seconds left to lead the Pirates to a 28-21 upset of No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday.Carden completed 23 of 47 passes for 427 yards in carrying the Pirates to their first victory over a ranked team since 2009 when they beat then-No. 18 Houston 38-32 in Greenville, North Carolina.East Carol...
      BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden threw three touchdown passes and scored a rushing touchdown with 16 seconds left to lead the Pirates to a 28-21 upset of No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday.Carden completed 23 of 47 passes for 427 yards in carrying the Pirates to their first victory over a ranked team since 2009 when they beat then-No. 18 Houston 38-32 in Greenville, North Carolina.East Carol...
    • Hokies look ahead to East Carolina

      Hokies look ahead to East Carolina

      Tuesday, September 9 2014 12:09 AM EDT2014-09-09 04:09:14 GMT

       

         The Hokies are focusing on putting their landmark win the rearview and moving ahead to East Carolina..

       

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