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Science Hill routs Sevier County to reach Region soccer final

Science Hill routs Sevier County to reach Region soccer final

May 12th, 2015 10:00 pm by Dave Ongie, Press Staff Writer

Science Hill's attack was frenetic for the full 80 minutes of the Region 1-AAA soccer semifinal against Sevier County. And once the second half got underway, the Hilltoppers became downright surgical en route to a 5-0 win over the Smoky Bears.

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Lady Blue Devils crush Grainger in Region semifinals

Lady Blue Devils crush Grainger in Region semifinals

May 12th, 2015 9:58 pm by Douglas Fritz

In the completion of a suspended game, the Lady Blue Devils finished off the first inning with a five spot and eventually crushed Grainger 16-0 in a Region 1-AA softball semifinal Tuesday evening at Lady Devils Diamond.

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Blue Devils edge Grainger in Region semifinals

Blue Devils edge Grainger in Region semifinals

May 12th, 2015 9:58 pm by Douglas Fritz

Will Hubbard's two-run first-inning homer gave Unicoi County the boost it needed, and Sam McInturff pitched out of a scary finish in a 4-3 victory over Grainger in the Region 1-AA baseball semifinals at Baxter Field on Tuesday night.

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Huskies upset UH for Region 1-A softball crown

Huskies upset UH for Region 1-A softball crown

May 12th, 2015 9:56 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Considering what happened the last time her team played in Johnson City, one could hardly blame North Greene softball coach Renee Light for asking for a little help from above in Tuesday's Region 1-A championship game at Betty Basler Field.

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Jonesborough drivers take top spots at Volunteer

Jonesborough drivers take top spots at Volunteer

May 12th, 2015 9:55 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tim Byrd won for the second time this season at Volunteer Speedway last Saturday night and it was the third time in four races, his No. 24 Chevrolet has been in victory lane.

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Drake won't return to Bucs

Drake won't return to Bucs

May 12th, 2015 9:54 pm by Joe Avento

Jared Drake was the star of the spring game for the East Tennessee State University football team. Apparently, that's the last the Bucs will see of him.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Region 1-AAA soccer, Science Hill vs. Sevier County

May 12th, 2015 9:31 pm by DAVE ONGIE, PRESS STAFF WRITER

Photos from Tuesday's regional semifinal game between the Hilltoppers and the Smoky Bears.

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Deflate gate: NFL investigator says he found direct evidence against Tom Brady

Deflate gate: NFL investigator says he found direct evidence against Tom Brady

May 12th, 2015 3:45 pm by RACHEL COHEN, AP Sports Writer

The NFL suspended the Super Bowl MVP for the season's first four games based on the report.

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Science Hill and Dobyns-Bennett ready for Wednesday baseball showdown

Science Hill and Dobyns-Bennett ready for Wednesday baseball showdown

May 12th, 2015 11:57 am by Douglas Fritz

The Hilltoppers, who are in the region final for the first time since 2011 - when Daniel Norris was still at Science Hill - will play host to the Indians on Wednesday night at 6 o'clock at Cardinal Park.

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