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The one I never saw coming

August 28th, 2014 11:21 pm by Joe Avento

I had been covering baseball games for 33 years, so I figured it was safe to think I'd seen it all. But something new happened Wednesday night, and it's something I will remember every time I hear the crack of the bat.

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City Cup set for this weekend

City Cup set for this weekend

August 12th, 2014 11:56 pm by Joe Avento

The competition between Johnson City Country Club and Blackthorn Club has been close each year.

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Power still going low on eGolf Tour.

June 25th, 2014 9:02 pm by Joe Avento

The former East Tennessee State golfer, playing on the eGolf Tour, has 15 consecutive rounds in the 60s.

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Impending World Cup an exciting time

Impending World Cup an exciting time

June 6th, 2014 8:16 pm by Joe Avento

The World Cup starts in less than a week and soccer fans all over the world will be paying close attention.

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Mister wants fans to relish Memory Lane

Mister wants fans to relish Memory Lane

April 23rd, 2014 7:27 pm by Joe Avento

Mister Jennings is about to take a walk down Memory Lane, and he wants East Tennessee State's basketball fans to join him.

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A-Sun title product of comebacks

A-Sun title product of comebacks

April 17th, 2014 5:45 pm by Joe Avento

Talk about a comeback - for the ETSU women's golf team and its coach. The Bucs rallied over the final holes to win the A-Sun tournament on Wednesday. It was Stefanie Shelton's return to coaching four weeks after giving birth to a daughter, Madison.

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Bucs turn attention to next year

Bucs turn attention to next year

March 22nd, 2014 7:02 pm by Joe Avento

These are the toughest days for a college basketball coach, the ones directly after the season ends.

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Asheville arena, So Con are natural fits for Bucs

Asheville arena, So Con are natural fits for Bucs

March 9th, 2014 7:28 pm by Joe Avento

When the Bucs next play in a conference tournament, it will be in the SoCon, and it will be at the U.S. Cellular Cen

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CIT could be ETSU's consolation

CIT could be ETSU's consolation

March 5th, 2014 6:38 pm by Joe Avento

The ultimate goal remains the NCAA tournament, but if ETSU's basketball team doesn't win the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament, its season might not be finished.

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Riley's will fuels Bucs' comeback

March 4th, 2014 10:02 pm by Joe Avento

Jalen Riley was the smallest guy on the court when the game began. By the time a wild night had come to an end, nobody was bigger.

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ETSU’s first football class shaping up nicely

ETSU’s first football class shaping up nicely

January 9th, 2014 10:25 pm by Joe Avento

As the Feb. 5 signing date looms, head coach Carl Torbush and his two assistants Billy Taylor and Teddy Gaines have been trying to sell the merits of a program that won’t start playing until the 2015 season.

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