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Wexler’s late goal lifts Junior Bucs

Wexler’s late goal lifts Junior Bucs

October 15th, 2013 9:46 pm by Douglas Fritz

University High senior Savannah Wexler delivered a 20-yard sizzler just under the crossbar to give the Lady Junior Bucs a 1-0 victory over Elizabethton in the District 1-A/AA soccer semifinals at Rider Field on Tuesday night.

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Jeffers stays right on track as Boone coach

Jeffers stays right on track as Boone coach

October 15th, 2013 8:18 pm by Pat Kenney

Thirty-two years after helping Daniel Boone win the state championship, Len Jeffers is not only the Trailblazers’ head coach, but he was recently named the TSSAA boys cross country coach of the year.

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Buffs win AAC fall golf crown

Buffs win AAC fall golf crown

October 15th, 2013 7:57 pm by Joe Avento

Playing on its home course, Milligan dominated the Appalachian Athletic Conference fall championship, finishing 22 strokes ahead of runner-up Tennessee Wesleyan at Elizabethton Golf Course.

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Football at BMS? Let the whining begin

Football at BMS? Let the whining begin

October 15th, 2013 7:55 pm by Jeff Birchfield

As soon as the news of a UT-Virginia Tech football game at BMS leaked last Wednesday, some fans of other schools took to the internet to lampoon the idea.

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Peyton Manning plays football with a chess master's mind

Peyton Manning plays football with a chess master's mind

October 15th, 2013 4:47 pm by ARNIE STAPLETON, AP Pro Football Writer

Just two years removed from the neck troubles that weakened his right arm but strengthened his resolve, Peyton Manning is off to the best start by any quarterback in NFL history.

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Hokie-Smokey showdown: Local businesses expected to score from big game at BMS

Hokie-Smokey showdown: Local businesses expected to score from big game at BMS

October 15th, 2013 8:41 am by Nathan Baker

No matter who has the most points when the final whistle blows on Sept. 10, 2016, one clear winner from the “Biggest College Football Game Ever” will be the local economy.

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Jones, Beamer on hand as BMS unveils plan for Vols-Hokies game

Jones, Beamer on hand as BMS unveils plan for Vols-Hokies game

October 14th, 2013 7:30 pm by Trey Williams

When first-year Tennessee football coach Butch Jones was the grand marshal at BMS's Food City 500 in March, his mind started racing. “As a football coach,” Jones said, “I walked in, I’m like, ‘Wow, what if we had a football game here?”

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Smith doesn’t take no for an answer

Smith doesn’t take no for an answer

October 14th, 2013 5:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Fifteen years after floating the idea of a college football game between Tennessee and Virginia Tech at Bristol Motor Speedway to the public, track owner Bruton Smith's dream became a reality on Monday.

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Playoff picture starting to take shape

Playoff picture starting to take shape

October 14th, 2013 5:41 pm by Douglas Fritz

Football playoff quadrants are starting to get a fairly firm shape as teams head into Week 8 of the season. Here's a class-by-class look at how things currently stand for Quadrant 1 teams:

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Prep players of the week - Week Seven

October 14th, 2013 5:17 pm by Staff Report

A look at the top performances from the eighth week of the area high school football season:

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