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Real test for 'Toppers still awaits

Real test for 'Toppers still awaits

November 15th, 2014 12:14 am by Douglas Fritz

Beating D-B twice makes it a memorable football season for Science Hill, but what awaits next is a game that will determine if the Hilltoppers really are knocking at the door of statewide success.

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Rams knock out Hampton in playoff game

Rams knock out Hampton in playoff game

November 15th, 2014 12:12 am by Ivan Sanders

Hampton's offense was more frigid than the night's cold and Grace Christian put 23 points on the scoreboard in the second quarter to end the Bulldogs' year with a 54-27 victory.

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Rally falls short as Cloudland's season ends against Coalfield

November 15th, 2014 12:09 am by Gene Renfro

Cloudland saw its season come to an end when Coalfield captured an ice cold 38-28 victory in the second round of the TSSAA 1A playoffs Friday.

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500,000th & Goal: $1/2M donation to kick off construction for Elizabethton High football stadium

500,000th & Goal: $1/2M donation to kick off construction for Elizabethton High football stadium

November 14th, 2014 9:25 pm by John Thompson

Board members also approved a guarantee from the construction managers, Goins, Rash and Cain, that the maximum price of the stadium will be $4.3 million.

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Musket Brawl: Boone, Crockett get reduced punishment in appeal

Musket Brawl: Boone, Crockett get reduced punishment in appeal

November 14th, 2014 11:47 am by Douglas Fritz

Daniel Boone and David Crockett high schools' football teams got a year knocked off their probation that resulted from a post-game brawl two weeks ago.

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Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett playoff rematch adds to already storied rivalry

Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett playoff rematch adds to already storied rivalry

November 13th, 2014 11:26 pm by Douglas Fritz

Dobyns-Bennett and Science Hill came within a turnover of playing for the state basketball championship in 1973. That would probably have been the only sporting event in the history of this rivalry that could have topped the matchup scheduled for Friday a

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Hampton healthy, ready to tackle Grace

Hampton healthy, ready to tackle Grace

November 13th, 2014 11:24 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Hampton coach Mike Lunsford explained that when the Bulldogs face Knoxville Grace Christian in a TSSAA Class 2A playoff matchup at J.C. Campbell Stadium, it will be the first time since early in the season that Hampton has its full arsenal of players.

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'Landers brace for Class A's top player, team

'Landers brace for Class A's top player, team

November 13th, 2014 11:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Cloudland coach Brock Pittman has prepared his Highlanders to face what he says is the best football player in East Tennessee - Coalfield's Zach Stewart, a 6-foot-5, 315 pound player who has committed to play at Tennessee.

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Hilltoppers' Gregory, Foster moving on to college level

Hilltoppers' Gregory, Foster moving on to college level

November 13th, 2014 11:10 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill seniors Keisha Gregory and Allie Foster revealed their college choices during a signing ceremony in the gym Thursday afternoon. Gregory signed to play basketball at Austin Peay while Foster will play volleyball for Carson-Newman.

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Daniel Boone and David Crockett won't hear appeal decision on 'Musket Brawl' until Friday morning

Daniel Boone and David Crockett won't hear appeal decision on 'Musket Brawl' until Friday morning

November 13th, 2014 3:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's still a waiting game for David Crockett and Daniel Boone. TSSAA assistant executive director Matthew Gillespie said the schools will hear word soon.

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