Johnson City Press Monday, October 20, 2014
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Vols let Gators slip away

Vols let Gators slip away

October 4th, 2014 10:47 pm by AP

Tennessee seemed on the verge of ending its recent history of frustration against Florida. Then the Volunteers delivered an all-too-familiar late collapse.

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Vols headed in right direction, but haven't yet turned the corner

Vols headed in right direction, but haven't yet turned the corner

October 4th, 2014 10:47 pm by Trey Williams

Sunny Neyland Stadium was splendidly splashed in alternate orange and white sections Saturday, but Tennessee's checkered past with Florida was present, too.

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Longhhorns take step toward playoffs

October 4th, 2014 10:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's not like Johnson County has suddenly become a threat to win the Three Rivers Conference championship, but its win over Sullivan North was a significant step toward a Class 3A playoff berth.

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'Toppers' former MLBers say Norris' future bright

'Toppers' former MLBers say Norris' future bright

October 4th, 2014 10:44 pm by Trey Williams

Toronto Blue Jays rookie pitcher Daniel Norris met with Science Hill's other two Major League Baseball products, Ernie Ferrell Bowman and Joe McClain, for photographs that bridge a half-century drought between Hilltoppers in the majors.

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Bucs focus on defense

Bucs focus on defense

October 4th, 2014 10:43 pm by Joe Avento

The East Tennessee State basketball team began practice on Saturday morning with little fanfare and an emphasis on defense and rebounding.

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Apple Festival 4 Mile Run and 3K Walk - PHOTOS AND RESULTS

Apple Festival 4 Mile Run and 3K Walk - PHOTOS AND RESULTS

October 4th, 2014 2:33 pm by Tony Casey

245 people participated in Saturday's Apple Festival 4 Mile Run and 3K Walk in Erwin, Tennessee.

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White, Mathes carry 'Toppers past Vikings

White, Mathes carry 'Toppers past Vikings

October 4th, 2014 12:08 am by Trey Williams

With Science Hill quarterback Malik McGue nursing a sore knee and running back Justin Bedard leaving the game early with an ailing ankle, Mikey White and Elijah Mathes put the Hilltoppers on their shoulders Friday night at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Holt helps D-B get past Boone

Holt helps D-B get past Boone

October 4th, 2014 12:05 am by George Thwaites

Josh Holt hasn't played a whole lot of offense for Dobyns-Bennett's football team this season. Fortunately for the Indians, he hasn't forgotten how.

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Thomas passes career mark in Cyclones' win

Thomas passes career mark in Cyclones' win

October 4th, 2014 12:05 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton senior running back Ethan Thomas became Northeast Tennessee's all-time leading rusher while leading his team to a 57-0 whipping of Happy Valley on Friday night at Rider Field.

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Nixon carries East to win over Unicoi

Nixon carries East to win over Unicoi

October 4th, 2014 12:03 am by Jeff Birchfield

Matthew Nixon has proven to be a difference maker for Sullivan East all season and Friday night was no different.

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