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Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett playoff rematch adds to already storied rivalry

Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett playoff rematch adds to already storied rivalry

November 13th, 2014 11:26 pm by Douglas Fritz

Dobyns-Bennett and Science Hill came within a turnover of playing for the state basketball championship in 1973. That would probably have been the only sporting event in the history of this rivalry that could have topped the matchup scheduled for Friday a

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Hampton healthy, ready to tackle Grace

Hampton healthy, ready to tackle Grace

November 13th, 2014 11:24 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Hampton coach Mike Lunsford explained that when the Bulldogs face Knoxville Grace Christian in a TSSAA Class 2A playoff matchup at J.C. Campbell Stadium, it will be the first time since early in the season that Hampton has its full arsenal of players.

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'Landers brace for Class A's top player, team

'Landers brace for Class A's top player, team

November 13th, 2014 11:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Cloudland coach Brock Pittman has prepared his Highlanders to face what he says is the best football player in East Tennessee - Coalfield's Zach Stewart, a 6-foot-5, 315 pound player who has committed to play at Tennessee.

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Hilltoppers' Gregory, Foster moving on to college level

Hilltoppers' Gregory, Foster moving on to college level

November 13th, 2014 11:10 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill seniors Keisha Gregory and Allie Foster revealed their college choices during a signing ceremony in the gym Thursday afternoon. Gregory signed to play basketball at Austin Peay while Foster will play volleyball for Carson-Newman.

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Daniel Boone and David Crockett won't hear appeal decision on 'Musket Brawl' until Friday morning

Daniel Boone and David Crockett won't hear appeal decision on 'Musket Brawl' until Friday morning

November 13th, 2014 3:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's still a waiting game for David Crockett and Daniel Boone. TSSAA assistant executive director Matthew Gillespie said the schools will hear word soon.

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Science Hill's McGue finalist for Mr. Football award

Science Hill's McGue finalist for Mr. Football award

November 12th, 2014 10:32 pm by Douglas Fritz

"It's a rare honor," Science Hill head coach Stacy Carter said of McGue, who was chosen Wednesday as a Tennessee Titans Mr. Football finalist, a program that honors the top players in the state. "It's a big deal. To even be considered for this is a big de

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Crockett ready to get season started in 25th Hardee's Classic

Crockett ready to get season started in 25th Hardee's Classic

November 12th, 2014 10:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Hardee's Classic high school basketball tournament celebrates its silver anniversary this season with no team ready to get started more than host David Crockett.

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Science Hill's Malik McGue chosen Mr. Football Finalist

Science Hill's Malik McGue chosen Mr. Football Finalist

November 12th, 2014 11:18 am by Douglas Fritz

Malik McGue received a rare Northeast Tennessee honor Wednesday when he was chosen as a Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards finalist.

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D-B wrinkle helped set up rematch for ages

D-B wrinkle helped set up rematch for ages

November 11th, 2014 9:46 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill will host Dobyns-Bennett in the second round of the TSSAA Class 6A playoffs on Friday thanks, in part, to Dobyns-Bennett.

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Region 1-AA basketball site chosen after some concerns

Region 1-AA basketball site chosen after some concerns

November 10th, 2014 10:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

After twists and turns like a winding road, this season's Region 1-AA basketball tournament has apparently landed in Bluff City - probably.

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