Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Longhhorns take step toward playoffs

October 4th, 2014 10:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's not like Johnson County has suddenly become a threat to win the Three Rivers Conference championship, but its win over Sullivan North was a significant step toward a Class 3A playoff berth.

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'Toppers' former MLBers say Norris' future bright

'Toppers' former MLBers say Norris' future bright

October 4th, 2014 10:44 pm by Trey Williams

Toronto Blue Jays rookie pitcher Daniel Norris met with Science Hill's other two Major League Baseball products, Ernie Ferrell Bowman and Joe McClain, for photographs that bridge a half-century drought between Hilltoppers in the majors.

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White, Mathes carry 'Toppers past Vikings

White, Mathes carry 'Toppers past Vikings

October 4th, 2014 12:08 am by Trey Williams

With Science Hill quarterback Malik McGue nursing a sore knee and running back Justin Bedard leaving the game early with an ailing ankle, Mikey White and Elijah Mathes put the Hilltoppers on their shoulders Friday night at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Holt helps D-B get past Boone

Holt helps D-B get past Boone

October 4th, 2014 12:05 am by George Thwaites

Josh Holt hasn't played a whole lot of offense for Dobyns-Bennett's football team this season. Fortunately for the Indians, he hasn't forgotten how.

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Thomas passes career mark in Cyclones' win

Thomas passes career mark in Cyclones' win

October 4th, 2014 12:05 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton senior running back Ethan Thomas became Northeast Tennessee's all-time leading rusher while leading his team to a 57-0 whipping of Happy Valley on Friday night at Rider Field.

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Nixon carries East to win over Unicoi

Nixon carries East to win over Unicoi

October 4th, 2014 12:03 am by Jeff Birchfield

Matthew Nixon has proven to be a difference maker for Sullivan East all season and Friday night was no different.

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Kerley leads Longhorns past North

October 4th, 2014 12:02 am by Staff Report

Warren Kerley had a big game Friday night as Johnson County rolled past Sullivan North, 28-6, in a high school football game.

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Crockett cruises past Central

October 4th, 2014 12:01 am by Gene Renfro

David Crockett used a productive third quarter and balanced scoring to cruise to a 56-21 Big Seven win against Sullivan Central on Friday.

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Big turnaround for Lady Pioneers soccer

Big turnaround for Lady Pioneers soccer

October 2nd, 2014 10:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After winning just one match each of the past two seasons, the Lady Pioneers are 7-5 through their first dozen matches. Still, head coach Tony Snapp explained he's expecting more from his players.

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Lady 'Toppers end regular season with pair of huge wins

Lady 'Toppers end regular season with pair of huge wins

October 2nd, 2014 10:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Science Hill girls' volleyball team knocked off the top two teams in the Big Seven Conference on back-to-back nights earlier this week.

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