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Science Hill shows fear of D-B gone

October 31st, 2014 11:59 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's not just the fact Science Hill beat Dobyns-Bennett for the second straight year. It's the way the Hilltoppers did it.

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NASCAR could get stuck with another one-win champ

NASCAR could get stuck with another one-win champ

October 21st, 2014 9:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Will justice be served in NASCAR's "Chase for the Sprint Cup" championship? To this point, it has been to a certain extent.

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This hasn't been the year for upsets in high school football

This hasn't been the year for upsets in high school football

October 18th, 2014 9:39 pm by Douglas Fritz

It hasn't been the year of the upset in high school football, that's for sure. More so than any season in many years, favorites have won a higher percentage of the games.

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What should we expect at Talladega?

What should we expect at Talladega?

October 14th, 2014 9:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With one NASCAR Sprint Cup race to go before the Chase field is sliced from 12 drivers to eight, what should one expect this Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway? Honestly, I don't know.

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A's ending continues my postseason frustration

A's ending continues my postseason frustration

October 1st, 2014 9:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

It all started on Oct. 15, 1988. And it continued with Salvador Perez's walk-off single Tuesday night.

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Teams, fans navigating new format

Teams, fans navigating new format

September 30th, 2014 9:48 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Three races down and they've hit the reset button. Many people have asked about NASCAR's new championship format so hopefully this will make things as simple as possible.

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Champions crowned at local tracks

Champions crowned at local tracks

September 23rd, 2014 9:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kres VanDyke captured both Kingsport Speedway and Tennessee State NASCAR All-American Series championships with his win at Kingsport Speedway last Friday night.

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Elizabethton  to play South on a Thursday

Elizabethton to play South on a Thursday

September 22nd, 2014 9:37 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton and Sullivan South, originally scheduled for a regular Friday night contest in Week 10 at Rider Field, has been changed to Thursday and will be played Oct. 30.

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Elliott looks like man to beat in Nationwide

Elliott looks like man to beat in Nationwide

September 16th, 2014 9:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

While the major focus is on NASCAR's "Chase for the Sprint Cup," a teenager appears to be the man to beat in the Nationwide Series.

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Ex-'Toppers Mitchell, Campbell kick off busy senior seasons

September 10th, 2014 9:51 pm by Trey Williams

Former Science Hill football players Ryan Mitchell and Ben Campbell appear primed for eventful senior years at Tennessee State and Austin Peay, respectively.

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Reliable advice on your team not an easy thing to come by

Reliable advice on your team not an easy thing to come by

September 10th, 2014 9:36 pm by Douglas Fritz

One of the interesting things about fantasy football is the sheer number of people who enjoy playing it. According to the Fantasy Trade Association, over 32 million Americans play fantasy football with roughly 11 billion dollars spent annually.

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