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Injuries much too common in young athletes

Injuries much too common in young athletes

June 29th, 2013 7:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

Injuries can occur at any point or time in sports. It's an unfortunate part of the game. However, surgeries to repair the anterior cruciate ligament, or for the Tommy John procedure — once reserved almost exclusively for professional athletes — are beco

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Little gets MLB call; Carter going back to Senators

Little gets MLB call; Carter going back to Senators

June 23rd, 2013 7:53 pm by Trey Williams

Former Science Hill and Milligan College baseball player Will Little is scheduled to debut as a Major League Baseball umpire Monday night in Baltimore.

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Crockett’s prospects on the rise

Crockett’s prospects on the rise

June 17th, 2013 9:08 pm by Douglas Fritz

If the sun seems to be shining a little brighter on Jonesborough these days, perhaps it’s just a reflection of a better outlook for David Crockett’s athletic programs.

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Craig leaning toward college ball

Craig leaning toward college ball

June 10th, 2013 7:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

It’s not a done deal, but it doesn’t appear the Kansas City Royals spent a high-enough pick to keep Will Craig from heading to Winston-Salem, N.C., this fall.

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Time to look ahead to 2013-14

Time to look ahead to 2013-14

June 3rd, 2013 6:25 pm by Douglas Fritz

It will be a new picture for most of Northeast Tennessee, so here's a brief look at some things that will change as soon as the fall sports season arrives in a couple of months.

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Science Hill's Craig Super 22 player of year

Science Hill's Craig Super 22 player of year

May 28th, 2013 10:44 pm by Douglas Fritz

Science Hill's Will Craig won the top Johnson City Press Super 22 award for the second straight year, giving the Hilltoppers seven straight players of the year.

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Cyclones wrap up one of school's best seasons

Cyclones wrap up one of school's best seasons

May 27th, 2013 8:15 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton put one of the its best athletics seasons in the books following competition at the Spring Fling in Murfreesboro.

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Blue Devils will be back,  in a big way

Blue Devils will be back, in a big way

May 25th, 2013 8:46 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County hit the second-most home runs in the history of high school softball in the nation and could have a more threatening lineup in 2014.

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Norris fights through some tough times

Norris fights through some tough times

May 25th, 2013 8:38 pm by Trey Williams

Former Science Hill pitcher Daniel Norris has made three quality starts for the Toronto Blue Jays' Lansing Lugnuts in the Class A Midwest League.

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Boone relay team, Science Hill's Boone win track crowns

Boone relay team, Science Hill's Boone win track crowns

May 24th, 2013 9:25 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Incredible. A miracle. Those were just a couple of messages received by Daniel Boone head coach Len Jeffers after his 4x800 relay team’s improbable win at Friday’s TSSAA Class AAA boys’ state track championships at Middle Tennessee State University.

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