Johnson City Press Friday, August 29, 2014
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Garland continuing tradition at Happy Valley

Garland continuing tradition at Happy Valley

August 2nd, 2014 11:10 pm by Douglas Fritz

Philip Garland is primed for another big season. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound senior rushed for 1,598 yards and 17 touchdowns last season - in just eight games. Included in the mix was a 339-yard rushing effort against Abingdon, Va.

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Man of all seasons

Man of all seasons

August 1st, 2014 11:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jerry Jenkins is entering his 44th year of coaching this fall. Notice it's year and not season. That's because Jenkins is estimated to have coached over 100 different seasons when you factor in all the sports he's been involved with.

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Thomas credits teammates for running success

Thomas credits teammates for running success

August 1st, 2014 11:17 pm by Douglas Fritz

To get anywhere near the statistical stratosphere currently inhabited by Ethan Thomas, a person would need more than just the Elizabethton Cyclones' football playbook.

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Super Highlanders: Cloudland hoping no foe can stand against it

Super Highlanders: Cloudland hoping no foe can stand against it

July 31st, 2014 10:21 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Austin Whitehead and his superhero-themed teammates hope to lead the Highlanders to Mountain East Conference and state championships this season.

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Hilltoppers look to continue success on links

Hilltoppers look to continue success on links

July 30th, 2014 9:34 pm by Douglas Fritz

Golf has been synonymous with success at Science Hill for a long time, but it has usually been the boys making the noise. These days, the Lady Hilltoppers are grabbing their share of the attention as they enter the 2014 season as defending Class AAA state

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Rhea captures Tri-Cities championship

Rhea captures Tri-Cities championship

July 28th, 2014 9:34 pm by staff report

Jack Rhea keeps adding to his summer bounty.

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Lawsuits could be devastating for football, other sports

Lawsuits could be devastating for football, other sports

July 28th, 2014 9:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

Concussion lawsuits, once synonymous exclusively with the National Football League, have trickled down through the college ranks and seeped their way to the high school level.

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Blue Devils expect big things again from Fronckoski

Blue Devils expect big things again from Fronckoski

July 26th, 2014 8:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Friday, October 18, 2013. For most, it's just another date. Luke Fronckoski remembers it as the best night of his life.

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Carter places trust in Science Hill's talented bunch

Carter places trust in Science Hill's talented bunch - VIDEO

July 21st, 2014 6:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

Freedom is something some head coaches are often reluctant to give to the players, but Science Hill's Stacy Carter hands it out willingly.

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Cyclones' Thomas doesn't think surgery will slow him down

Cyclones' Thomas doesn't think surgery will slow him down

July 18th, 2014 9:35 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's a give-and-take game that's part of the college football recruiting business, and Elizabethton's Ethan Thomas got a little bite on the take side. The Cyclones' standout senior running back underwent an arthroscopic procedure on his knee recently, but

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