Johnson City Press Thursday, October 23, 2014
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'Toppers defense as impressive as offense in shutout

'Toppers defense as impressive as offense in shutout

September 13th, 2014 9:58 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill's defense was as impressive as its offense while shutting out Morristown West on Friday, and the unit is likely to continue making strides as linebacker Trey Sutton's health improves.

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Looks like 'Dogs, 'Landers headed for showdown

Looks like 'Dogs, 'Landers headed for showdown

September 13th, 2014 9:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Sure, it's just four weeks into the season and the teams have played only one conference game. Still in the three Region 1 conferences, familiar names have started to separate themselves from the rest of the pack.

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Hampton rallies for win over Happy Valley

Hampton rallies for win over Happy Valley

September 12th, 2014 11:54 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Facing 3rd and seven with less than a minute to go, Hampton junior QB Coby Jones hit Dylan Ford on a 55-yard pass and, one play later, ran in a four-yard score as the Bulldogs came from behind to beat Happy Valley 28-21.

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Pioneers can't stop Thomas, Cyclones

Pioneers can't stop Thomas, Cyclones

September 12th, 2014 11:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

Ethan Thomas, Elizabethton's standout running back, cut loose for 198 yards on 19 carries and scored five touchdowns as the Cyclones rolled to a 55-20 win over the Pioneers on Friday night at Rider Field.

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'Toppers shut out Morristown West

'Toppers shut out Morristown West

September 12th, 2014 11:49 pm by Trey Williams

More and more people are trying to remember when they've seen a better Science Hill football team, especially while watching the defense play the way it did in a 48-0 win against Morristown West on Friday.

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Whitehead carries Cloudland past Longhorns

September 12th, 2014 11:47 pm by Gene Renfro

Austin Whitehead did a little bit of everything as Cloudland, the No. 3 team in the latest 1A state poll, held on for a 26-14 home victory over Johnson County on Friday.

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Dabbs leads Greene Devils past Patriots

September 12th, 2014 11:46 pm by Staff Report

Desmond Dabbs rushed for 146 yards and three touchdowns Friday night to lead Greeneville to a 35-3 victory over Jefferson County in a non-conference high school football game.

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Tonight on the gridiron: Longhorns, Highlanders will decide kings of the mountains

September 12th, 2014 10:39 am by Douglas Fritz

Although these teams aren't in the same conference, there is a rivalry between the Mountain City squad and the Roan Mountain team. It's the unofficial Mountain Bowl.

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High School Football Picks of the Week

September 12th, 2014 10:25 am by Johnson City Press

Here are our staff's predictions for this week's high school football games. Can you outguess them?

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Last night's football action: Dobyns-Bennett outlasts Sevier County 48-41

Last night's football action: Dobyns-Bennett outlasts Sevier County 48-41

September 12th, 2014 9:23 am by Dave Ongie, NET News Service

In a game that was spiraling away into offensive oblivion, Dobyns-Bennett's defense stood tall when it mattered most.

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