Johnson City Press Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Johnson City Country Club course designer Tillinghast heads into Hall of Fame

Johnson City Country Club course designer Tillinghast heads into Hall of Fame

June 1st, 2015 10:49 am by Joe Avento

A.W. Tillinghast will be inducted into the Golf World Hall of Fame next month, and many golfers are probably wondering what took so long.

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Sports Photos

Tri-Cities Thunder women's football photo gallery

May 31st, 2015 10:59 am by Joe Avento

The Tri-Cities Thunder beat the Atlanta Heartbreakers 58-8 on Saturday to improve to 4-0.

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Sports High schools
Elizabethton's Marosites picked Johnson City Press High School Sports Female Athlete of the Year

Elizabethton's Marosites picked Johnson City Press High School Sports Female Athlete of the Year

May 30th, 2015 11:08 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton junior basketball standout Kayla Marosites was named the Johnson City Press High School Sports Female Athlete of the Year for her night-in, night-out efforts that helped produce a Tri-Cities-area record 52-game winning streak.

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Sports High schools
Boone's Barnard named first Johnson City Press High School Athlete of the Year

Boone's Barnard named first Johnson City Press High School Athlete of the Year

May 30th, 2015 11:06 pm by Jeff Birchfield

When it was time to name the first ever Johnson City Press High School Sports Male Athlete of the Year, Adam Barnard was clearly ahead of the pack.

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Sweet 16/Spring Superlatives list

Sweet 16/Spring Superlatives list

May 30th, 2015 3:40 pm by Douglas Fritz

SWEET 16 TEAMPlayer of the year - Jordan Fortel, Greeneville

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Greeneville's Fortel takes top honors on Sweet 16 team

Greeneville's Fortel takes top honors on Sweet 16 team

May 29th, 2015 9:55 pm by Douglas Fritz

Whatever Greeneville needed, the Lady Greene Devils could count on senior Jordan Fortel to deliver. And the leadoff hitter, ace pitcher, rally starter and leader was honored Friday as the Johnson City Press Sweet 16 softball player of the year.

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Sports ETSU Sports
ETSU golfer Kristjansson aces at NCAA

ETSU golfer Kristjansson aces at NCAA

May 29th, 2015 9:53 pm by Staff Report

ETSU junior Gudmunder Kristjansson birdied the first two holes of his NCAA Championship round and followed that up with his first-ever hole-in-one on the par-3, 183-yard No. 6.

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Sports High schools
Science Hill's Knack selected Super 22 player of the year

Science Hill's Knack selected Super 22 player of the year

May 28th, 2015 9:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

In the final analysis, Science Hill was maybe just a play or two away from a serious chance to battle for a state baseball title. And senior first baseman Landon Knack was a key part of the Hilltoppers' standout season.

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Sports JC Cards
Swauger newest manager for JC Cards

Swauger newest manager for JC Cards

May 28th, 2015 9:00 pm by Dave Ongie, Press Staff Writer

With a month to go until the JC Cardinals open the 2015 Appalachian League season, Chris Swauger is already hard at work in Florida guiding his players through extended spring training.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Byrd having fun, success at Volunteer

Byrd having fun, success at Volunteer

May 28th, 2015 8:58 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tim Byrd doesn't get too stressed with racing. While others might get wrapped up in the dangers of driving in excess of 100 mph around a 4/10-mile dirt track, it gives the Jonesborough racer time to relax from the pressures of his daily life.

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