Johnson City Press Sunday, March 1, 2015
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Trent ready to get back on track at Kingsport

Trent ready to get back on track at Kingsport

February 28th, 2015 9:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

If Joey Trent's race car runs as good as it looks, his competitors at Kingsport Speedway might be in for a heap of trouble this season.

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ETSU baseball vs. Butler, photo gallery

February 28th, 2015 3:12 pm by Joe Avento

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Lady Cyclones claim third straight Region crown

Lady Cyclones claim third straight Region crown

February 27th, 2015 11:20 pm by Douglas Fritz

After building a 27-point lead through two quarters, Elizabethton eventually worked its way to a 63-44 victory over Grainger in the Region 1-AA basketball championship at The Dyer Dome on Friday night.

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Hilltoppers earn tough win on road over Jefferson County

Hilltoppers earn tough win on road over Jefferson County

February 27th, 2015 10:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Led by 14 points from Peyton Wingate and 11 points from Kaden Wampler, Science Hill defeated homestanding Jefferson County 45-44 in the Region 1-AAA boys' basketball quarterfinals.

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David Crockett romps past Morristown East in Region

David Crockett romps past Morristown East in Region

February 27th, 2015 10:58 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

After a several year hiatus from playing in a regional tournament, the Pioneers easily handled the Morristown East Hurricanes 85-48 to advance to the Region 1-AAA semifinals in Kingsport against a familiar foe in Dobyns-Bennett on Saturday.

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Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

February 27th, 2015 10:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

Led by Tyler Nichols' 28-point outburst, Elizabethton started knocking down shots and never really stopped until the final horn in a surprisingly easy 82-50 win over Grainger in the semifinals of the Region 1-AA basketball tournament.

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Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

February 27th, 2015 10:56 pm by Trey Williams

The Science Hill Lady Hilltoppers exceeded expectations by winning a sixth straight Big Seven Conference regular-season title. But South-Doyle looked like the overachievers in a regional opener Friday at Science Hill.

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Hampton girls sets up rematch with South Greene for Region title

February 27th, 2015 10:55 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Hampton and South Greene will face off for the Region 1-A girls championship after both squads won in the semifinals Friday. Hampton was a 55-43 winner over North Greene while South Greene took a 57-46 decision over Cloudland.

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Logano follows Daytona win with Atlanta pole

Logano follows Daytona win with Atlanta pole

February 27th, 2015 10:54 pm by AP

Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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