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Monday Sports News and Notes…

Bad news for the New York Yankees, the Miami Heat stay hot and more in our Monday Sports News and Notes…

** The New York Yankees have lost outfielder Curtis Granderson for a few weeks after he broke his forearm Sunday being hit by a pitch.

** The Miami Heat have now won 11 straight after disposing of Cleveland 109-105 as LeBron James and Dwayne Wade combine to score 52 points.

** The Gator women’s basketball team improves to 5-9 in the SEC with a 67-61 win Sunday at Alabama; UF plays at home against Arkansas on Thursday.

** Matt Kuchar wins the PGA’s Match Play Championship in Arizona, beating Hunter Mahan in the final.

** The Gator women’s tennis team knocks off Stanford 4-2 at home Sunday as the Gators have now won 117 straight at home.

** Arkansas wins both the men’s and women’s SEC Indoor Track and Field championships as the Gator men finish second and the Gator women end up fourth.

** Congratulations to the Buchholz girl’s basketball team as it won a state championship in Class 7A over the weekend. Boy’s teams from Hawthorne, Gainesville High and Union County will be playing in the state tournament later this week in Lakeland.

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