Johnson City Press Friday, July 3, 2015
Sports High schools
Garland faces another big decision

Garland faces another big decision

June 16th, 2015 8:48 pm by Douglas Fritz

Brandon Garland has already made one big decision this summer, and now the former Unicoi County standout has to make another one, and there's potential for the second choice having a big impact on the 2016 high school baseball season.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Summer camp serious business  for ETSU's Forbes

Summer camp serious business for ETSU's Forbes

June 16th, 2015 8:47 pm by Joe Avento

Fifty campers were on hand Tuesday for Steve Forbes' first basketball camp as head basketball coach at ETSU. He has spent parts of his last 41 summers at a camp as a participant or coach.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Defending Funny Car champ enjoys slower pace of life off the track

Defending Funny Car champ enjoys slower pace of life off the track

June 16th, 2015 8:43 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After going over 300 mph in his NHRA Funny Car, Matt Hagan likes to slow down - way down - to 6 or 7 mph on his tractor and cut hay on the 500-acre spread which he calls home in Montgomery County, Virginia.

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Old favorites come into Bristol as recent winners

Old favorites come into Bristol as recent winners

June 16th, 2015 8:42 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Three of the most successful drivers in NHRA history come into this weekend's NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway as the most recent winners on the Mello Yello Drag Racing tour.

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Sports Community Sports Live Photos High schools

PHOTO GALLERY: Science Hill football camp

June 16th, 2015 4:23 pm by Dave Ongie

Photos from the youth camp put on by the Science Hill football team at Kermit Tipton Stadium on Tuesday.

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Sports High schools
Does the TSSAA want some cold, hard public-private numbers? How about an 80 percent loss rate?

Does the TSSAA want some cold, hard public-private numbers? How about an 80 percent loss rate?

June 16th, 2015 9:02 am by Douglas Fritz

For many years, area teams have seen season after season come to a close at the hands of a school that should be in its own classification and not lumped in with the public schools.

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Sports Heritage High schools
Heritage - Science Hill fell just short of a dream matchup

Heritage - Science Hill fell just short of a dream matchup

June 15th, 2015 9:52 am by Douglas Fritz

But in the span of a few seconds, dreams gave way to history. And the next day, yet another dream simply became "what could have been."

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Sports JC Cards
Johnson City Cardinals = baseball, fun

Johnson City Cardinals = baseball, fun

June 14th, 2015 11:11 pm by Dave Ongie

The crack of the bat. The thrill of a bang-bang play at the plate. Vampires roaming the infield, the roar of the majestic T-Rex and Dadbods on parade. Wait. What?

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