Johnson City Press Friday, October 24, 2014
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'Toppers won respect in loss to Eagles

'Toppers won respect in loss to Eagles

September 27th, 2014 11:14 pm by Trey Williams

A quality loss sounds about as oxymoronic as growing smaller, but Science Hill looked awful good in a 45-42 loss at Brentwood Academy on Friday after suffering a pretty ugly 45-0 setback to the same Eagles program last year.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Blue-Gold scrimmage ends in tie

Blue-Gold scrimmage ends in tie

September 27th, 2014 11:13 pm by Jeff Birchfield

As pleased as East Tennessee State football coach Carl Torbush was with his team following their first public scrimmage on Saturday, he was more impressed with the large crowd which turned out to see the Blue and Gold battle to a 21-21 tie.

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Sports UT Sports
Gurley leads Georgia to 35-32 win over Vols

Gurley leads Georgia to 35-32 win over Vols

September 27th, 2014 6:58 pm by AP

Todd Gurley ran for a career-high 208 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yarder in the fourth quarter, as No. 12 Georgia bounced back from an early 10-0 deficit and held off gritty Tennessee 35-32 on Saturday.

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Science Hill takes Brentwood Academy to the wire

Science Hill takes Brentwood Academy to the wire

September 27th, 2014 12:19 am by Trey Williams

Easton Cline made his second interception of the game and slid to the ground around the Brentwood Academy 40-yard line with 13 seconds left, sealing the Eagles' 45-42 victory in a game that featured more than 1,300 yards of offense.

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South shuts out Boone

September 27th, 2014 12:06 am by Zack Vance, NET News Service

The Rebels rushed for 228 yards in a 56-0 non-conference trampling of the Trailblazers in Death Valley that eradicated any questions about the Rebels' ability to run the ball.

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Hunt carries Unaka to win over Hancock

September 27th, 2014 12:02 am by Staff Report

Micah Hunt ran 12 times for 174 yards and three touchdowns as Unaka won its first game of the season, 50-24, over Hancock County on Friday night at Goodard Field.

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Thomas, Cyclones rise to challenge

Thomas, Cyclones rise to challenge

September 26th, 2014 11:41 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton senior Ethan Thomas totaled 378 all-purpose yards and scored five touchdowns to lead the Cyclones to a 49-35 victory over Tennessee High Friday night.

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Lunsford, Jones lift Hampton past Johnson County

Lunsford, Jones lift Hampton past Johnson County

September 26th, 2014 11:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jerry Lunsford and Coby Jones gave Hampton quite the 1-2 punch on Friday night at Paul McEwen Stadium.

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Cloudland survives challenge from Tri-Cities

September 26th, 2014 11:28 pm by Gene Renfro

The Tri-Cities Christian Eagles flew through the air Friday against No. 3 Cloudland, but the Highlanders survived their closest game of the season and left a 21-17 winner.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Harvick tops Dover field with seventh pole of year

Harvick tops Dover field with seventh pole of year

September 26th, 2014 10:55 pm by AP

NASCAR's revamped Chase for the Sprint Cup championship format is set for its first elimination race, when four of 16 drivers will be out of the title picture by Sunday night. Win and advance - and they'll all have to zip by Kevin Harvick to have a chance

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