Johnson City Press Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Hilltoppers earn tough win on road over Jefferson County

Hilltoppers earn tough win on road over Jefferson County

February 27th, 2015 10:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Led by 14 points from Peyton Wingate and 11 points from Kaden Wampler, Science Hill defeated homestanding Jefferson County 45-44 in the Region 1-AAA boys' basketball quarterfinals.

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David Crockett romps past Morristown East in Region

David Crockett romps past Morristown East in Region

February 27th, 2015 10:58 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

After a several year hiatus from playing in a regional tournament, the Pioneers easily handled the Morristown East Hurricanes 85-48 to advance to the Region 1-AAA semifinals in Kingsport against a familiar foe in Dobyns-Bennett on Saturday.

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Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

February 27th, 2015 10:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

Led by Tyler Nichols' 28-point outburst, Elizabethton started knocking down shots and never really stopped until the final horn in a surprisingly easy 82-50 win over Grainger in the semifinals of the Region 1-AA basketball tournament.

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Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

February 27th, 2015 10:56 pm by Trey Williams

The Science Hill Lady Hilltoppers exceeded expectations by winning a sixth straight Big Seven Conference regular-season title. But South-Doyle looked like the overachievers in a regional opener Friday at Science Hill.

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Hampton girls sets up rematch with South Greene for Region title

February 27th, 2015 10:55 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Hampton and South Greene will face off for the Region 1-A girls championship after both squads won in the semifinals Friday. Hampton was a 55-43 winner over North Greene while South Greene took a 57-46 decision over Cloudland.

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Waiting game continues for Science Hill girls, boys

Waiting game continues for Science Hill girls, boys

February 26th, 2015 9:27 am by Douglas Fritz

Surely one day soon, Science Hill's girls basketball team will get to play. It just won't be Thursday.

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Lady Cyclones roll in region semifinal

Lady Cyclones roll in region semifinal

February 25th, 2015 9:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

A 30-point second quarter, plenty of good stuff from the twins, and an impressive performance from Melenda Perry were all part of Elizabethton's 77-45 victory in the Region 1-AA girls basketball semifinals Wednesday night at The Dyer Dome.

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Nichols' big second half lifts Cyclones

Nichols' big second half lifts Cyclones

February 25th, 2015 9:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tyler Nichols scored 15 points, all in the second half, to lead the Cyclones to a 56-41 victory over Cumberland Gap in the Region 1-AA quarterfinal Wednesday afternoon at Treadway Gym.

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Weather forces TSSAA to alter sectional date

February 25th, 2015 9:28 pm by Staff Report

With teams getting further and further behind schedule, the TSSAA responded by changing the dates of the both the girls and boys sectional contests.

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Snow pulls off yet another victory over high school hoops; Elizabethton boys move game to 3:30 p.m.

Snow pulls off yet another victory over high school hoops; Elizabethton boys move game to 3:30 p.m.

February 24th, 2015 9:35 am by Douglas Fritz

Area games - including both Science Hill boys and girls - were postponed because of weather.

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