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Late homer lifts Lady Devils to tournament title

March 28th, 2015 11:04 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

The long ball helped Unicoi County to the East Tennessee Softball Classic championship in the gold division over a talented Boiling Springs (S.C.) squad Saturday by a 6-5 score Saturday.

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Unaka drops opener in ET Classic

Unaka drops opener in ET Classic

March 27th, 2015 11:17 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Unaka found the going tough against a very stout Boiling Springs, S.C. team as McKenna Quinn struck out the first nine Lady Ranger batters she faced on her way to a five-inning, 12-strikeout no hitter to kick things off in a 10-0 shutout.

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Elizabethton's Vines goes with smaller option

Elizabethton's Vines goes with smaller option

March 27th, 2015 11:15 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton tennis standout Danielle Vines is in the middle of her junior season, but has already made her college choice. And despite being ranked No. 44 in the nation and listed as a five-star recruit, Vine's future lies in Greenville, S.C.

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Class A/AA teams exude optimism

March 27th, 2015 11:14 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tennis season is in full swing as area teams try to get in a regular season rhythm. Here's a look at some of the highlights for area Class A-AA teams:

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Lady 'Toppers hold on for win over Trailblazers

Lady 'Toppers hold on for win over Trailblazers

March 26th, 2015 10:56 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Science Hill softball team wasn't about to let this one slip away, although the Lady 'Toppers sure got a scare from Daniel Boone in the final inning.

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Falcons soar to win over Cyclones

Falcons soar to win over Cyclones

March 26th, 2015 10:54 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Trying to get an early start to avoid the rain, the Elizabethton Cyclones just couldn't avoid the deluge of early inning runs posted by Abingdon.

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Lady Devils rout Patriots to remain undefeated

March 26th, 2015 10:53 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

The Unicoi County softball squad scored more than enough to stay perfect with a 16-0 win over Sullivan East on Thursday.

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Lady Pioneers jump on 'Blazers early

Lady Pioneers jump on 'Blazers early

March 25th, 2015 10:41 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Back-to-back big innings to open the game helped David Crockett hold off Daniel Boone Wednesday despite a two-home run performance by Caroline Wilson for the Lady Trailblazers.

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Collins shines in first start as Crockett downs Devils

Collins shines in first start as Crockett downs Devils

March 25th, 2015 10:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

David Crockett senior pitcher Jonathan Collins hadn't made a single start this season prior to Wednesday night. Boy, did he ever make a good first impression on head coach Scott Hagy.

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Hilltoppers face tough challenges ahead

Hilltoppers face tough challenges ahead

March 25th, 2015 10:38 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Class AAA state champion Tennessee High still stands in the way as does a talented team at Dobyns-Bennett for Science Hill's tennis team.

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