Johnson City Press Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Johnson City's Brown adds third XGames gold

Johnson City's Brown adds third XGames gold

June 11th, 2015 9:21 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Age is only a number for Mike Brown. The 43-year-old Johnson City rider added to his competitive legacy with his third XGames gold medal in the Enduro X competition last Friday night in Austin, Texas.

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Let the music take control of your running

Let the music take control of your running

June 11th, 2015 8:42 am by Tony Casey

While I respect people who say they enjoy running because it's just them out there, competing against themselves, listening and responding to their bodies with no distractions except to live for the moment, I'm not of that lot, and I have science to back

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Sports Outdoors
World-renowned Voigt makes stop in Johnson City

World-renowned Voigt makes stop in Johnson City

June 10th, 2015 9:46 pm by Dave Ongie

Former elite professional cyclist and fan favorite Jens Voigt drew a crowd with his appearance at the Trek Bicycle Shop on Tuesday.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Cycling title highlights big year for Milligan

Cycling title highlights big year for Milligan

June 10th, 2015 9:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Winning the Milligan College's first-ever team national championship at the USA Cycling Collegiate Road Race was the icing on the cake following one of the most successful sports years in the school's history.

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Three former Science Hill players taken in MLB draft

Three former Science Hill players taken in MLB draft

June 10th, 2015 5:27 pm by staff report

Matt Pope, Will Carter and Reed Hayes had their names called on Wednesday,

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Sports Photos Local Golf

Mount Mitchell Golf Course photo gallery

June 10th, 2015 3:42 pm by Joe Avento

Mount Mitchell Golf Course celebrated its 40th anniversary this week and part of the celebration was the course hosting the Battle of the Smokies, where a team of Tennessee sports media beat their North Carolina counterparts to end a four-year losing stre

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Sports UT Sports
Report: Academic issues alleged at Texas under new Vols coach Barnes

Report: Academic issues alleged at Texas under new Vols coach Barnes

June 10th, 2015 12:19 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

The Chronicle report cites three specific examples of academic misconduct that occurred during Rick Barnes' tenure at Texas and names three players: Martez Walker, J'Covan Brown and P.J. Tucker.

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Sports High schools
Cyclones' stadium making really good' progress

Cyclones' stadium making really good' progress

June 9th, 2015 10:18 pm by Douglas Fritz

Progress has been consistent as Elizabethton moves toward completion of its new football stadium, and there's still optimism it will be ready for the Cyclones' home opener on Sept. 4.

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Bucs' coaches vary on NCAA's new rules

Bucs' coaches vary on NCAA's new rules

June 9th, 2015 10:18 pm by Joe Avento

The NCAA has instituted some new rules for college basketball for next season, and the two head coaches at East Tennessee State University have vastly different opinions about the changes to their respective games.

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Kingsport racers high in national rankings

Kingsport racers high in national rankings

June 9th, 2015 10:17 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kingsport Speedway's reputation as one of the nation's best short tracks is further enhanced by the latest NASCAR Weekly All-American Series official rankings.

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