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Franklin’s Joseph brothers reunite in MLB with Baltimore Orioles

Franklin’s Joseph brothers reunite in MLB with Baltimore Orioles
PHOTOS: Corban Joseph (left) and Caleb Joseph (right) are set to become teammates on the Baltimore Orioles this week. // Keith Allison, Creative Commons  By RUSSELL VANNOZZI Former Franklin High school stars Caleb and Corban Joseph have seen their pro baseball careers follow much different paths. But, for now, the two brothers are teammates once ...
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Parks and Rec offering July sports camps at location all over the county

Parks and Rec offering July sports camps at location all over the county
WILLIAMSON COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department will offer a variety of summer sports camps for kids in July in Brentwood, Franklin, Nolensville and Spring Hill. Registration is now open. All camps are open to the public, and anyone may register and participate. Additional camp details and on-line registration are available ...
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Learn fencing 101 this summer at the Crockett Park Indoor Sports Arena

Learn fencing 101 this summer at the Crockett Park Indoor Sports Arena
Beginner-level fencing clinics for youth and adults will be offered June 12-July 19 at the Indoor Arena at Crockett Park, 1485 Volunteer Pkwy. in Brentwood, according to an announcement from the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department. The clinics will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Youth classes (ages 7-17) will be from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. ...
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After 20 years and 200-plus victories, BGA soccer coach steps down

After 20 years and 200-plus victories, BGA soccer coach steps down
Battle Ground Academy’s Rob Mitchell has stepped down as the boys varsity soccer coach after 20 years. He announced his decision to the team on Wednesday. In his 20 years as head coach, Mitchell has coached his team to two state championships, two state runner-ups, three semi-finals and nine quarterfinals. He has also coached five regional ...
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Sunday afternoon in Vintage Base Ball: Spring Hill vs. Franklin; Tournament next week

Sunday afternoon in Vintage Base Ball: Spring Hill vs. Franklin; Tournament next week
The Quicksteps of Spring Hill Vintage Base Ball Club face the Franklin Farriers in their home opener on Sunday, then will host inaugural Rippavilla Memorial Invitational May 26-27. The first match this week begins at noon at Rippavilla Plantation, when the Nashville Maroons vs. Mountain City of Chattanooga. The Quicksteps vs. Franklin Farriers match is at 2:30. This ...
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Quicksteps Vintage Base Ball plays Franklin Farriers Sunday at Rippavilla

Quicksteps Vintage Base Ball plays Franklin Farriers Sunday at Rippavilla
The Quicksteps of Spring Hill Vintage Base Ball Club will host their opening home matches this Sunday at Rippavilla Plantation. The first match, Nashville Maroons vs. Mountain City of Chattanooga, begins at Noon followed by the Quicksteps vs. Franklin Farriers match at 2:30. This is a free, family event. Picnics are welcome. There will also be a food ...
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Area student-athletes recognized at fourth annual WILLCO Awards

Several Williamson County Schools student-athletes were recognized at the fourth annual WILLCO Awards at the Factory in Franklin Monday. Fairview football and basketball player Darius James was named the WCS Sports Conference Male Athlete of the Year and Football Player of the Year, while Franklin point guard Holly Harris was named the Female Athlete of ...
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Runners who finish in the middle of the pack win $500 on Global Running Day

Runners who finish in the middle of the pack win $500 on Global Running Day
Fleet Feet Nashville, the retailer with outlets in Brentwood, Green Hills and Hendersonville and works to build and support the Nashville-area running community, will participate in the brand’s nationally coordinated running event, The Big Run, in celebration of Global Running Day on June 6. This year’s event consists of more than 90 running events taking place throughout...
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District Soccer: Brentwood advances with penalty kick in double overtime; Franklin shuts down Independence

District Soccer: Brentwood advances with penalty kick in double overtime; Franklin shuts down Independence
Photos by STEVE WHEELER SOCCER District 12-AAA Semifinals (at Franklin) Brentwood 1 vs. Summit 0 (Double OT) Brentwood’s Jonathan Preston scored on a penalty kick with 19 seconds left in double overtime to take down Summit in a District 12-AAA semifinal Wednesday. Brentwood will battle Franklin for the district title Thursday at 7 p.m. at ...
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DISTRICT BASEBALL: Independence eliminates Summit in extras; Page plows through Centennial

DISTRICT BASEBALL: Independence eliminates Summit in extras; Page plows through Centennial
Photos by MAGGIE POPE BASEBALL District 11-AAA Tournament Independence 7 vs. Summit 6 (Eight Innings) Sam Molnar’s walk-off hit kept Independence’s season alive with a 7-6 victory against Summit in a District 11-AAA elimination game at Brentwood High Tuesday. Molnar and Preston Hines led Indy with two hits apiece, while Noah Haynie had two RBI. ...
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