Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Sports High schools

CAK presents challenge for Lady Cyclones in sectional

February 28th, 2014 9:58 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton plays host to Region 2-AA runner-up CAK on Saturday in a Class AA girls sectional game. The Lady Cyclones enter with a record of 28-3. CAK stands at 20-13.

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Lady Vols survive scare at LSU

Lady Vols survive scare at LSU

February 28th, 2014 9:54 pm by AP

Meighan Simmons highlighted a 31-point performance with a clutch 3-pointer in the final minute, and No. 10 Tennessee held off LSU, 72-67, on Thursday night after the Lady Tigers had erased a 21-point halftime hole.

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Lack of depth hurting Vols

Lack of depth hurting Vols

February 28th, 2014 9:53 pm by AP

Saturday's game between Tennessee and Vanderbilt matches two of the least productive benches in the SEC. Tennessee ranks 12th out of 14 SEC teams in bench scoring in league competition. Vanderbilt is dead last in that category.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Keselowski gets pole, calls NASCAR's new qualifying nerve-racking'

Keselowski gets pole, calls NASCAR's new qualifying nerve-racking'

February 28th, 2014 9:51 pm by AP

The first round of NASCAR's new knockout qualifying was a little strange and will take some getting used to.Brad Keselowski earned the first Sprint Cup pole under NASCAR's new format, edging Joey Logano with a track-record top speed of 139.384 mph.

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Junior fast and furious on Twitter

Junior fast and furious on Twitter

February 28th, 2014 9:49 pm by AP

NASCAR's most popular driver won the sport's biggest race last weekend.It may not have been the most exciting news of the week, at least when it comes to fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Milligan splits with top seeds at AAC

Milligan splits with top seeds at AAC

February 28th, 2014 9:02 pm by Staff Report

The Lady Buffs defeated No. 1 Tennessee Wesleyan 61-55 in the semifinals of the AAC tournament , while Milligan's men rallied from a 20-point deficit but ran out of gas against top-seeded Union, losing 92-87.

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Carver set to tip off annual Stevens-Wade Classic

February 27th, 2014 11:58 pm by Trey Williams

Damon Johnson, Jerome Odem, Odarius Williams, Keilan Livingston and Ryan Gaitor are among those playing in the annual Melvin Stevens-Thomas Wade Classic tonight at Carver Rec.

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Third place at stake for Bucs, USC Upstate

Third place at stake for Bucs, USC Upstate

February 27th, 2014 10:54 pm by Kelly Hodge

The Bucs will find themselves in USC Upstate's little gym in Spartanburg tonight as they battle for third place to close the regular season. Tipoff is 7 o'clock, and CSS will televise.

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Sports High schools

Greeneville holds off Unicoi County in 1-AA final

February 27th, 2014 10:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

The Greene Devils outlasted the Blue Devils 49-44 on Thursday night at Hal Henard Gym.

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Hampton storms back for Region 1-A title

February 27th, 2014 10:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

In the fourth quarter, the Bulldogs had everyone step up, especially their big stars Stanley Valentine and Cody McClain in a 69-63 comeback victory over the Rebels.

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