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Bartow picks Bolen, Carr to replace Boyd, Wagers

Bartow picks Bolen, Carr to replace Boyd, Wagers

June 14th, 2013 8:28 pm by Staff Report

Bob Bolen and Thomas Carr will take coaching positions left by longtime assistants Mike Boyd and Scott Wagers on East Tennessee State's basketball team.

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Bristol was love at first sight for Tasca

Bristol was love at first sight for Tasca

June 14th, 2013 8:26 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Thunder Valley is not only a crucial race for Bob Tasca III but also has family history for the Funny Car driver.

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Thunder Valley has been good to Edwards

Thunder Valley has been good to Edwards

June 14th, 2013 8:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Pro Stock racer Mike Edwards has won four straight Thunder Valley Nationals titles and looks to add to his total this weekend at Bristol Dragway.

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Langdon sets higher standard

Langdon sets higher standard

June 14th, 2013 8:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Heading into this weekend’s Ford Thunder Valley Nationals, Shawn Langdon already bettered his win total from last year including the last two races at Kansas and Englishtown to grab the points lead.

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Barry joins Ezell’s staff

June 13th, 2013 9:37 pm by Staff Report

Former North Carolina player and St. John’s assistant Laura Barry joined East Tennessee State’s women’s basketball coaching staff.

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Juco forward Forrest latest addition to Bucs' hoops

June 13th, 2013 9:31 pm by Staff Report

ETSU added to its frontcourt by signing junior-college transfer Darius Forrest.

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Johnson eager for win on home track

Johnson eager for win on home track

June 13th, 2013 9:28 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Allen Johnson calls last year's loss in the Pro Stock final at Bristol Dragway the most heartbreaking of his career. The Greeneville driver is still looking for his first win on his home track.

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Capps ready for Bristol's enthusiastic crowd

Capps ready for Bristol's enthusiastic crowd

June 13th, 2013 9:25 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Ron Capps has three wins at Bristol Dragway and always enjoys the fans and atmosphere when racing at Thunder Valley.

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Leffler’s death  hits close to home at Thunder Valley

Leffler’s death hits close to home at Thunder Valley

June 13th, 2013 9:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jason Leffler, 37, was killed from injuries sustained in arace at Bridgeport, N.J. NHRA drivers in town to race the Ford Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway know the dangers all too well.

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Brogdon ready to challenge mega teams

Brogdon ready to challenge mega teams

June 12th, 2013 10:26 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Rodger Brogdon is still best known to drag racing fans for his wild wreck at St. Louis in 2005, where he was upside down at 205 mph. The 46-year-old Texan believes it’s time to be known for something else -- the NHRA Pro Stock driver ready to challenge t

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