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Injuries much too common in young athletes

Injuries much too common in young athletes

June 29th, 2013 7:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

Injuries can occur at any point or time in sports. It's an unfortunate part of the game. However, surgeries to repair the anterior cruciate ligament, or for the Tommy John procedure — once reserved almost exclusively for professional athletes — are beco

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Irish Open has ETSU flavor

Irish Open has ETSU flavor

June 29th, 2013 7:38 pm by Joe Avento

The European Tour’s Irish Open looked like an East Tennessee State reunion this week with five former or current Bucs in the field.

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Cards shut out by BriSox

Cards shut out by BriSox

June 28th, 2013 10:36 pm by Joe Avento

Thomas Stadium didn't provide much advantage for the Johnson City Cardinals on Friday night as Tony Bucciffero allowed three hits over seven innings in the Bristol White Sox 8-0 win.

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Haslams to sell Tennessee Smokies baseball team

Haslams to sell Tennessee Smokies baseball team

June 28th, 2013 8:06 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Cleveland Browns owner and Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam are selling the Tennessee Smokies minor league baseball team.

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Biffle wants to peak at right time

Biffle wants to peak at right time

June 27th, 2013 7:06 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Greg Biffle, who finished fifth in last year's Sprint Cup points standings after leading earlier in the year, hopes to build on his win at Michigan.

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Lightning win city Little League crown

June 27th, 2013 6:53 pm by Trey Williams

The Lightning became the fourth consecutive Johnson City American League team to win the city tournament, beating the defending champion McLeod Rebels.

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Bryan's hit lifts Cards to win

Bryan's hit lifts Cards to win

June 27th, 2013 5:42 pm by Gene Renfro

Vaughn Bryan hit a chopper off the pitcher's glove with two out in the eighth inning that lift the Cardinals to a 5-3 win over the Bristol White Sox.

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Reyes fans 11 in JC Cards’ win

Reyes fans 11 in JC Cards’ win

June 27th, 2013 5:40 pm by Douglas Fritz

Alexander Reyes tossed a cool one-hitter for six innings and punched out 11 batters as the Cardinals defeated Bristol 5-1 in an Appalachian League baseball game.

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ETSU student finds her niche with an eye on Olympic weight-lifting trials

ETSU student finds her niche with an eye on Olympic weight-lifting trials

June 26th, 2013 8:55 pm by Rex Barber

Shelbie Serpan is competing in the Pan American Weightlifting Championships in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Injury cuts summer short for Geno

Injury cuts summer short for Geno

June 26th, 2013 8:47 pm by Kelly Hodge

East Tennessee State’s star striker is recovering from surgery for a “Jones fracture” to the outside bone of his left foot.

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