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Cards, Twins open season with routs

Cards, Twins open season with routs

June 19th, 2014 10:39 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Cardinals and Elizabethton Twins got their seasons off to rousing starts with convincing victories on the road as the Appalachian League season opened on Thursday night.

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Bucs' Ratliff makes field for Publinx

June 19th, 2014 8:05 pm by Joe Avento

Cayman Ratliff finished like a champion, and that was good enough to earn a spot in the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship.

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Bartow adds Slay as assistant at ETSU

June 19th, 2014 8:03 pm by Joe Avento

East Tennessee State basketball coach Murry Bartow filled one hole on his staff on Thursday with the hiring of Jason Slay as an assistant coach.

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Kingsport Mets to open 2014 season against Danville Braves at Hunter Wright Stadium

Kingsport Mets to open 2014 season against Danville Braves at Hunter Wright Stadium

June 19th, 2014 8:41 am by George Thwaites, NET News Service

Most of the players who led the Kingsport Mets to last year's Appalachian League West Division championship won't be playing at Hunter Wright Stadium this summer.

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First-round pick Gordon excited to begin career

First-round pick Gordon excited to begin career

June 18th, 2014 7:54 pm by Joe Avento

Nick Gordon is only 18 years old, but he's spent his entire life preparing for today.Gordon and the Elizabethton Twins open the Appalachian League season tonight when they travel to Greeneville.

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Hardin takes over Elizabethton softball again

Hardin takes over Elizabethton softball again

June 18th, 2014 1:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

Ken Hardin was going to get back into softball anyway. He just upped his grade level a bit.

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Trademark board rules against Redskins name

Trademark board rules against Redskins name

June 18th, 2014 10:33 am by Associated Press

The U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.

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Cards get ready for new season

Cards get ready for new season

June 17th, 2014 9:58 pm by Joe Avento

The Johnson City Cardinals are about to begin the Appalachian League season, and new manager Johnny Rodriguez says there's no secret to his approach toward the delicate balance between developing players and winning games.

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Area's next big event at Muddy Creek

Area's next big event at Muddy Creek

June 17th, 2014 9:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

On the heels of the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway last weekend, the Red Bull Tennessee National for the AMA Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Series is set for Muddy Creek Raceway on Saturday, June 28.

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Johnson County job brings Kerley back

Johnson County job brings Kerley back

June 17th, 2014 9:55 pm by Douglas Fritz

Johnson County went back to some glory days to find a new head football coach. Former standout quarterback Don Kerley was selected to replace Mike Atwood, who resigned last week after 16 years as the Longhorns' head coach.

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