Johnson City Press Thursday, July 31, 2014
Sports Local News ETSU Sports
Interim removed from Sander’s title

Interim removed from Sander’s title

June 11th, 2013 9:18 pm by Kelly Hodge

Richard Sander agreed to a one-year contract extension as East Tennessee State athletic director on Tuesday.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Gray’s final season shaping up as best of his career

Gray’s final season shaping up as best of his career

June 11th, 2013 9:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Veteran Funny Car driver Johnny Gray has a career-best three wins heading into the Ford Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway.

Comments
Sports Sports Columns Jeff Birchfield NASCAR/Racing
Shell dominant in latest win at Kingsport

Shell dominant in latest win at Kingsport

June 11th, 2013 9:14 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Johnson City driver Zeke Shell led flag-to-flag in the 60-lap Late Model Stock feature at Kingsport Speedway for his third win of the season.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Morgan frustrated by lack of support

Morgan frustrated by lack of support

June 10th, 2013 7:03 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Larry Morgan is proud to be the only NHRA Pro Stock driver scheduled to race a Ford at this weekend’s Ford Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway, but he’s aggravated by a lack of factory support.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Sports Columns Douglas Fritz High schools
Craig leaning toward college ball

Craig leaning toward college ball

June 10th, 2013 7:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

It’s not a done deal, but it doesn’t appear the Kansas City Royals spent a high-enough pick to keep Will Craig from heading to Winston-Salem, N.C., this fall.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Herbert ready to make comeback

Herbert ready to make comeback

June 10th, 2013 7:00 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Verteran Top Fuel pilot Doug Herbert will make a return to the race track at the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway after devoting most of the past five years to a charity founded in memory of his sons.

Comments
Sports
Heat burn Spurs to tie NBA Finals 1-1

Heat burn Spurs to tie NBA Finals 1-1

June 10th, 2013 3:00 am by BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

The Miami Heat were back with a 19-point blowout in Game 2.

Comments
Sports Outdoors
Gravois survives rain-soaked criterium to win omnium

Gravois survives rain-soaked criterium to win omnium

June 9th, 2013 8:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Rain turned the streets of Johnson City into an obstacle course filled with slick corners and fallen riders, but Shawn Gravois managed to avoid enough of the chaos for a fifth-place finish in the Franklin Woods Community Hospital Criterium to win the John

Comments
Sports
Down 1-0 to Spurs, Heat seek some NBA Finals fun

Down 1-0 to Spurs, Heat seek some NBA Finals fun

June 9th, 2013 12:07 pm by Staff Report

Those supposedly stoic Spurs are having more fun, while the South Beach bunch is a little grumpy and grouchy.

Comments
Sports
Nadal wins 8th French title by beating Ferrer in straight sets

Nadal wins 8th French title by beating Ferrer in straight sets

June 9th, 2013 11:36 am by Associated Press

Spaniard has become the first man to win eight titles at the same Grand Slam tournament.

Comments