Johnson City Press Thursday, October 30, 2014
Sports High schools

Offensive woes sink Lady 'Blazers

February 21st, 2014 9:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Daniel Boone girls basketball coach Travis Mains felt his Lady Trailblazers played good enough defense to beat Jefferson County.The problem was the Lady 'Blazers weren't able to execute often enough on the offense end.

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Bucs can clinch home game with win tonight

Bucs can clinch home game with win tonight

February 21st, 2014 9:40 pm by Joe Avento

The stage is set for the East Tennessee State basketball team: Win tonight against North Florida and the Bucs will play at least one home game in the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament.

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At 70, Biletnikoff relishes his past

At 70, Biletnikoff relishes his past

February 21st, 2014 9:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Fred Biletnikoff was the featured speaker Friday at the Salvation Army's annual Souper Bowl for the Hungry luncheon.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Hamlin, Kenseth win qualifying races at Daytona

Hamlin, Kenseth win qualifying races at Daytona

February 20th, 2014 10:49 pm by AP

Joe Gibbs drivers Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth each won one of the two qualifying races for the Daytona 500 on Thursday night.

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Wilson's 31 not enough for Bucs

Wilson's 31 not enough for Bucs

February 20th, 2014 10:07 pm by Joe Avento

Lester Wilson scored a career-high 31 points Thursday night, but the Bucs gave up 57 points in the second half and fell to Jacksonville, 91-86, at Swisher Gymnasium.

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Simmons leads Lady Vols in rout of Auburn

Simmons leads Lady Vols in rout of Auburn

February 20th, 2014 9:39 pm by AP

Meighan Simmons scored 26 points to continue her mastery of Auburn as No. 10 Tennessee won 93-63 on Thursday night for the Lady Vols' seventh victory in their last eight games.

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Sports Milligan Sports Kelly Hodge
Buffs locked into 4-5 for AAC tourney

Buffs locked into 4-5 for AAC tourney

February 20th, 2014 9:34 pm by Kelly Hodge

A trip to Montreat, N.C., is still special to Milligan College basketball coach Bill Robinson, but Saturday's regular-season finale there won't have much impact on his team's playoff position.

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Hampton, D-B boys have shot at state

Hampton, D-B boys have shot at state

February 20th, 2014 9:33 pm by Douglas Fritz

Every basketball team across the state faces a pair of elimination games over the next five days.Win both contests, and a sectional berth - with a one-game shot at reaching the state tournament - is in hand.

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Lady 'Toppers, Cyclones begin state title hunt

Lady 'Toppers, Cyclones begin state title hunt

February 20th, 2014 9:32 pm by Douglas Fritz

Push has come to shove, and it's time to start whittling down the number of girls basketball teams in the hunt for a state title.

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ETSU Athletic Director, Johnson City officials discuss hosting athletic events

ETSU Athletic Director, Johnson City officials discuss hosting athletic events

February 20th, 2014 9:25 pm by Nathan Baker

Local leaders hope discussions regarding the cooperative use of athletics facilities will give Johnson City a sporting chance of fostering new relationships between the institutions.

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