Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Clock ticks but fortune smiles for Federer at French Open

In this May 15, 2015, file photo, Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns the ball to Tomas Berdych, of Czech Republic, during a quarterfinal match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome. Federer will be competing in the 2015 French Open tennis tournament.  (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, File)

PARIS (AP) — There are two distinct sounds one hears when Roger Federer graces the courts of Roland Garros. One is the pop of backhands and forehands kicking up puffs of red clay. The other, getting ever louder, is the scratchy tick of life’s clock.

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Coastal Georgia wins 2nd straight NAIA golf title

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Hunter Cornelius shot a 4-under 68 on Friday to lead Coastal Georgia to its second straight NAIA golf title, and Dalton State’s Sean Elliott won the individual championship by eight strokes with a tournament-record total.

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North Carolina beats Duke 16-7 in NCAA lacrosse semis

North Carolina's defender Courtney Waite, center, reacts to her goal on Duke's goalie Kelsey Duryea, center right, during the first half of the semifinals in the NCAA Division I women's lacrosse tournament, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Chester, Pa. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Aly Messinger had three goals and two assists to help North Carolina beat Duke 16-7 on Friday in the NCAA women’s lacrosse semifinals at PPL Park.

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Tennessee student-athletes post 3.04 GPA in spring semester

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee student-athletes have posted a 3.04 overall grade point average for the spring semester, their second-highest GPA since the school started recording sport-by-sport data on the subject in 2003.

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Tennessee student-athletes post 3.04 GPA in spring semester

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee student-athletes have posted a 3.04 overall grade point average for the spring semester, their second-highest GPA since the school started recording sport-by-sport data on the subject in 2003.

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