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Dugger learns how to adjust coaching style

Dugger learns how to adjust coaching style

March 10th, 2014 6:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

One of the best things in life is to keep getting better as a person.At Elizabethton, they have a girls basketball coach who certainly seems to be on the upward incline in that area.

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Road to championship a process for Elizabethton

Road to championship a process for Elizabethton

March 9th, 2014 7:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

A mountain wasn't scaled overnight by Elizabethton's girls basketball team. Winning a state championship is always a process.

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Pitts, Tornado hit by Odem's shot of redemption

Pitts, Tornado hit by Odem's shot of redemption

March 8th, 2014 11:19 pm by Trey Williams

Former Science Hill basketball player Josh Odem bit the hand that fed him to get a taste of March madness.

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Lady Cyclones win it all

Lady Cyclones win it all

March 8th, 2014 11:18 pm by Douglas Fritz

Building a giant first-half lead, this time the Lady Cyclones didn't let their foot off the gas. They earned a 66-52 victory over Knox Fulton in the championship game of the Class AA state basketball tournament Saturday night at Murphy Center.

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Hampton draws Nashville Academy

Hampton draws Nashville Academy

March 8th, 2014 9:00 pm by Douglas Fritz

Hampton probably got the only Class A draw that could be considered favorable by most observers.The Bulldogs will play Nashville LEAD Academy, a new charter school, in the quarterfinals of the Class A state tournament.

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Lady Cyclones headed to state final

Lady Cyclones headed to state final

March 7th, 2014 10:58 pm by Douglas Fritz

Another 16-point lead drifted off into the sunset, but once again Elizabethton steadied itself in the storm.And the Lady Cyclones will play for a girls state basketball championship for the first time in school history.

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Elizabethton girls advance to Class AA semifinals at state tournament

Elizabethton girls advance to Class AA semifinals at state tournament

March 6th, 2014 10:03 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton won its 18th straight game and earned its second straight trip to the state semifinals. The Lady Cyclones (30-3) will face a rematch from last year's quarterfinals against Martin Westview (25-12).

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Lady Cyclones open state tournament against Livingston

Lady Cyclones open state tournament against Livingston

March 5th, 2014 6:22 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton begins play in the its second straight state tournament, and fourth in last six seasons, Thursday against Livingston Academy.

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McClain lifts Hampton to state tournament berth

McClain lifts Hampton to state tournament berth

March 4th, 2014 10:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Cody McClain knocked down a game-winning jumper as Hampton turned the tables on Grace Christian on Tuesday night in a 55-53 win in the Class A boys sectional.

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Carter ends Unicoi County's season

March 4th, 2014 10:25 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County held the Knox Carter to its third-lowest point total of the season, but the Blue Devils couldn't handle four quarters of the Hornets' defensive pressure in a 72-57 Class AA sectional loss Tuesday night at the sold-out gym.

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