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Devine, Bucs gain global experience

Devine, Bucs gain global experience

August 9th, 2013 8:20 pm by Joe Avento

When the East Tennessee State volleyball team opens preseason practice today, it will have an international flair it didn’t possess when it last played.

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Bonecrusher shares experiences with JCAC

Bonecrusher shares experiences with JCAC

August 8th, 2013 9:45 pm by Trey Williams

James "Bonecrusher" Smith visited the Johnson City Athletic Club on Thursday, where youngsters — and some not-so-youngsters — were eager to hear about his improbable rise to a World Boxing Association title and ensuing 12-round loss to Mike Tyson.

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Sports ETSU Sports Kelly Hodge
ETSU's young hoops team somewhat of a mystery

ETSU's young hoops team somewhat of a mystery

August 7th, 2013 8:28 pm by Kelly Hodge

Hunter Harris and Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard, who were junior-college transfers on ETSU's basketball team a year ago, were the only seniors on the floor for pickup games Wednesday in the Dome.

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Elliott leads famous names at BMS test

Elliott leads famous names at BMS test

August 6th, 2013 7:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although second-generation driver Chase Elliott had never been in a Truck Series machine on the high-banked short track, he had plenty of not-so secret weapons during morning testing for the UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Sports Joe Avento
At 59, McCormack is king of the road

At 59, McCormack is king of the road

August 6th, 2013 7:25 pm by Joe Avento

Since he turned 59 last year, Tom McCormack has set eight state records for various distances in his age group.

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South’s future looks bright in Class AA

South’s future looks bright in Class AA

August 5th, 2013 6:36 pm by Douglas Fritz

Sullivan South became a bigger fish at the same time the pond got smaller. If the Rebels follow a trend, they will be tough to handle in most sports for at least the next couple of seasons.

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Broyles pockets second straight win at Bulls Gap

Broyles pockets second straight win at Bulls Gap

August 5th, 2013 6:27 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jerry Broyles grabbed the lead at the start of this past Saturday night’s Crate Late Model feature at Volunteer Speedway and led the rest of the way for his second straight win at the Bulls Gap dirt track.

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Alex Rodriguez, others suspended by MLB for drugs

Alex Rodriguez, others suspended by MLB for drugs

August 5th, 2013 3:06 pm by RONALD BLUM — AP Sports Writer

NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games apiece Monday when Major League Baseball disciplined 13 players in a drug case — the most sweeping punishment since the

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AP source says A-Rod can play during suspension appeal

AP source says A-Rod can play during suspension appeal

August 5th, 2013 7:15 am by RONALD BLUM, AP Sports Writer

A-Rod's suspension, likely through the 2014 season, was to be announced as part of Major League Baseball's latest drug investigation.

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Bryan's double lifts Cardinals over K-Mets

Bryan's double lifts Cardinals over K-Mets

August 3rd, 2013 9:49 pm by from staff reports

KINGSPORT — The crowds at Hunter Wright Stadium have grown accustomed to late-inning heroics this season. Saturday evening, the largest crowd of the season was hoping to see another late rally. The crowd got it. The Johnson City Cardinals plated two run

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