Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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X Games will have local flavor

X Games will have local flavor

May 27th, 2014 8:21 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Mike Brown will look to pick up his third X Games gold medal on June 5-8 in Austin, Texas. Justin Matney will try to win his first X Games medal of any color that same weekend.

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Tennis, track area's top performers

Tennis, track area's top performers

May 24th, 2014 7:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Northeast Tennessee athletes racked up on the track and on the tennis courts at the TSSAA Spring Fling State Championships.

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Kenseth not ready to panic

Kenseth not ready to panic

May 20th, 2014 6:28 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Matt Kenseth knows you can never take anything for granted when it comes to NASCAR.

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Gordon continues to prove critics wrong

Gordon continues to prove critics wrong

May 13th, 2014 7:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jeff Gordon's 89th career win at Kansas was his first victory of the season, but he's been in position to win on four other occasions and his No. 24 Chevrolet has been the Sprint Cup Series' most consistent car.

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NASCAR has gotten it right

NASCAR has gotten it right

May 6th, 2014 7:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The racing has never been better in the Sprint Cup Series than the first quarter of this season with NASCAR putting a huge emphasis on winning.

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Shell shows he can bounce back in impressive win

Shell shows he can bounce back in impressive win

April 29th, 2014 10:26 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Johnson City driver Zeke Shell came back with a vengeance last Friday night at Kingsport Speedway.

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Old rivals at it again at Kingsport

Old rivals at it again at Kingsport

April 23rd, 2014 7:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Old rivals Zeke Shell and Lee Tissot clashed again in last Friday night's Late Model Stock feature.

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Harvick has become elite driver

Harvick has become elite driver

April 15th, 2014 8:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kevin Harvick should be included on any list of the top dozen drivers in NASCAR.

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Tempers  already running hot at local tracks

Tempers already running hot at local tracks

April 8th, 2014 7:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The local racing season has barely started, but several of those involved are already riled up.

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Later date might help Bristol spring race

Later date might help Bristol spring race

April 1st, 2014 7:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's a huge weekend for local racing and with zero percent chance of rain in the forecast for Sunday, it's also a weekend when many local fans will be asking the question, "What if?"

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