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Alden-Conger and USC Volleyball Prepare for Second Round of Section Playoffs

When the Alden-Conger and United South Central volleyball teams met on October 10th, they left the crowd wanting more. It was a thriller of a match, in which the Knights overcame a two-set deficit to win in five. Now, there is a chance they could see each
 
 
 
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Coach returns post 'watermelon ritual'
A high school football coach in Charleston, South Carolina, was fired after he permitted a post-game celebratory ritual involving a watermelon that some say is racist.
Obese dummies prevent road deaths?
Car safety testing has come a long way since the days of dropping cadavers down unused elevator shafts in the 1930s.
Jack-o'-Lantern sun
It wasn't a trick. But for space geeks, it sure was a treat.
Mars travel possible with hibernation
Six astronauts lie motionless in a row of compartments with medical monitoring cables connected to their bodies, as their space ship cuts through the silent blackness that separates Earth from Mars.
12 best meat cities in America
With the possible exception of smartphone technology, nothing's seen more practical advances this millennium than food.
Mystery space plane back on Earth
Whatever it was doing up in space, we may never know, but the U.S. Air Force's unmanned X-37B space plane returned to Earth this week, with still no details from the military on the nearly two-year mission.
San Fran stations ban Lorde's 'Royals'
With the World Series on the line, radio stations in San Francisco aren't taking any chances.
Megaquake could hit West Coast
It's been 25 years since a massive earthquake rattled San Francisco. Is the West Coast ready for the next big one?
Clowns scaring residents
A rash of "creepy clown" sightings in California has left some residents unnerved, and it all appears to have started with the "Wasco Clown."
Her death linked to latest case?
As the years wore on after her death, Cassandra Morton's family learned to live without knowing who committed this heinous act. Until now.
US changes mind on gay marriage
Stephanie Coontz says 11 years ago only one state allowed same sex marriage. Soon, some 60% of Americans will live where gays can marry. How did attitudes change so quickly?
Drought victims drink in kindness
California's historic drought leaves hundreds of homes without running water. Enter a godsend: A grandmother, 71, delivers love by the bottle.
'SNL' veteran dies at 57
Actress and comedian Jan Hooks died in New York on Thursday. Her representative, Lisa Lieberman, confirmed the death to CNN but provided no additional information.
Urlacher: Cutler an elite QB in salary only
Jay Cutler is the highest-paid quarterback this season and Brian Urlacher says that's the only thing elite about his former teammate.
Urlacher: Cutler an elite QB in salary only
Jay Cutler is the highest-paid quarterback this season and Brian Urlacher says that's the only thing elite about his former teammate.
Frazier still supportive of Peterson, Harvin
During his time as the Minnesota Vikings' head coach, Leslie Frazier had contrasting relationships with the two star players on his offense: Adrian Peterson and Percy Harvin.
Buss: Only 'losers' afraid to play with Kobe
Lakers president Jeanie Buss has a message for any player who doesn't want to play with Kobe Bryant: good riddance.
Sources: Broncos table talks with Thomases
The Denver Broncos do not expect to re-sign two free-agents-to-be, wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and tight end Julius Thomas, during the season, according to sources.
Titans' Lewan chooses settlement over trial
Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan plans to settle rather than go to trial to fight three misdemeanor assault charges from last December, his lawyer said.
Homecoming: Williams returning to Phog
Former Kansas coach Roy Williams is returning to Allen Fieldhouse for first time since leaving for North Carolina.
Bucs DT McCoy: Team's D has played 'soft'
All-Pro defensive tackle Gerald McCoy said Thursday that the Buccaneers' defense has been "soft."
Serena receives apology from Tarpischev
Serena Williams says she has received a written apology from Russian tennis chief Shamil Tarpischev for offensive comments in which he called her and sister Venus the "Williams brothers."
Clowney still sore but says he's OK to return
Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney says he'll play through his remaining soreness on Sunday against the Titans.
Source: Carter-Williams eyes Nov. 13 return
Michael Carter-Williams and the Philadelphia 76ers have set a target date of Nov. 13 for his return, a source close to the situation told ESPN.com.
Titans to start rookie Mettenberger at QB
Rookie Zach Mettenberger will start at quarterback for the Tennessee Titans against the visiting Houston Texans, coach Ken Whisenhunt confirmed Thursday.
OK State sues Texas OC Wickline for $600K
Oklahoma State has sued Texas co-offensive coordinator Joe Wickline for breach of contract, alleging he misled his former employer about his new position at Texas, and the school is seeking more than $593,000 in damages.
UNC probe: Advisers pushed sham classes
An report commissioned by the University of North Carolina says school academic advisers steered athletes into sham classes over an 18-year period but does not directly implicate coaches or athletic administrators in the scheme.
Sources: Belichick bars late Revis from practice
Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis was barred from practice Tuesday by coach Bill Belichick for tardiness, two sources confirmed to ESPN's Mike Reiss.