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Science Hill races past Elizabethton

Science Hill races past Elizabethton

August 30th, 2014 12:04 am by Douglas Fritz

The Hilltoppers dumped 35 points on Elizabethton in the blink of an eye, and eventually surfed that mammoth wave to a 56-34 win Friday night at Rider Field in a game that lasted 3 1-2 hours thanks in part to a 30-minute lightning delay.

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Crockett rides trick play before half to victory

August 30th, 2014 12:04 am by Curtis Carden

David Crockett used a hook-and-lateral to break up a 14-14 tie heading into halftime and went on to a 37-14 win over Unicoi County (0-2) on Friday night in Jonesborough.

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Boone, Ratliff use Wildcat to beat Chiefs

August 30th, 2014 12:02 am by Trey Williams

Daniel Boone's variation of the Wildcat formation is called the Elephant, but Caleb Ratliff was light on his feet running in it Friday night at Ken Green Field.

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Birchfield, Whitehead carry 'Landers

Birchfield, Whitehead carry 'Landers

August 30th, 2014 12:02 am by Jeff Birchfield

Colby Birchfield and Austin Whitehead combined for 340 rushing yards to lead the Highlanders to a 46-14 win over the Warriors on Friday night at Orr Field.

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Patriots have little difficulty with Rangers

August 30th, 2014 12:01 am by Gene Renfro

It didn't take Sullivan East long to take the lead and from there the homestanding Patriots cruised to a 54-0 victory over Unaka Friday.

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Friday's marquee matchup more than just McGue, Thomas

Friday's marquee matchup more than just McGue, Thomas

August 28th, 2014 11:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

If Malik McGue and Ethan Thomas do their usual things at their usual level, Science Hill and Elizabethton's football game probably won't be decided by those two players.

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Warriors face test in Roan Mountain

August 28th, 2014 11:19 pm by Douglas Fritz

When Coach Brock Pittman arrived at Cloudland in 2012, the football schedule didn't include Happy Valley. He wanted to change that, and last year's 21-18 victory over the Warriors turned out to be a pivotal early season contest.

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Pioneers must stop Fronckoski to beat Devils

August 28th, 2014 11:19 pm by Douglas Fritz

Searching for a 2-0 start, David Crockett enters tonight's game as the favorite. But head coach Jeremy Bosken said he knows Unicoi County is a threat.

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Boone, Science Hill among state's best in cross country

Boone, Science Hill among state's best in cross country

August 28th, 2014 11:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Daniel Boone's boys enters the year as the state's top-ranked cross country team after back-to-back runner-up finishes at state, while Science Hill's boys and girls have high aspirations aftert both finishing fifht last year's state meet.

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'Toppers hope to challenge for Big Seven title

'Toppers hope to challenge for Big Seven title

August 28th, 2014 11:11 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Science Hill head soccer coach Megan Harmon thinks the stage is set for the Lady 'Toppers to make a postseason run.

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