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Hampton storms back for Region 1-A title

February 27th, 2014 10:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

In the fourth quarter, the Bulldogs had everyone step up, especially their big stars Stanley Valentine and Cody McClain in a 69-63 comeback victory over the Rebels.

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Mentoring Marathon to become Tri-Cities' first 26.2-mile race

Mentoring Marathon to become Tri-Cities' first 26.2-mile race

February 27th, 2014 9:57 pm by Tony Casey

For years, the Tri-Cities area has provided a wealth of many different themes, causes and distances for road races, all except for one - the 26.2-mile, or marathon, distance.

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Lady Cyclones beat top-ranked Grainger for region title

Lady Cyclones beat top-ranked Grainger for region title

February 26th, 2014 10:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton, slotted behind Grainger all season in the state poll, whipped the top-ranked Grizzlies 77-51 to win the Region 1-AA girls basketball championship at Hal Henard Gym on Wednesday night.

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Cloudland girls capture 1-A region title

February 26th, 2014 9:20 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Courtney Wilson and Courtney Clark combined for 34 points to lead Cloudland to a 46-42 win over North Greene in the Region 1-A girls championship game.

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Bartow credits new assistants in turnaround

Bartow credits new assistants in turnaround

February 26th, 2014 7:04 pm by Kelly Hodge

Despite being a man down all season, ETSU coach Murry Bartow and first-year assistants Bob Bolen and Thomas Carr have produced a team that's flirting with a 20-win season as March approaches.

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Bucs' Harris going through emotional ordeal

Bucs' Harris going through emotional ordeal

February 26th, 2014 7:03 pm by Kelly Hodge

It's been a tough week for ETSU senior forward Hunter Harris, who learned at halftime of the Bucs' 88-85 win in Jacksonville that his father had died.

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Greeneville overcomes Cyclones in Region 1-AA semis

February 25th, 2014 10:53 pm by Douglas Fritz

Trevor Wright converted a layup while drawing a blocking foul with 8.5 seconds left. The play stood up for a 53-50 win over Elizabethton in the Region 1-AA semifinals.

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Hampton rolls into 1-A final

February 25th, 2014 10:48 pm by Trey Williams

The way Hampton is shooting and trapping has them in the hunt for a state championship.The Bulldogs snatched 26 steals and made nine 3-pointers in a 92-43 win against Hancock County in a Region 1-A semifinal at Chuckey-Doak on Tuesday.

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1-AA to have Devil of a final

1-AA to have Devil of a final

February 25th, 2014 10:25 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County's Keith Arrowood scored a career high 25 points as the Blue Devils beat Johnson County 72-50 in the Region 1-AA semifinals to set up a meeting with Greeneville for the title.

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Toppers' impressive era ends unceremoniously

Toppers' impressive era ends unceremoniously

February 25th, 2014 9:59 pm by Trey Williams

The Science Hill girls' 52-43 loss to Morristown West on Monday abruptly ended an era of excellence for both the boys' and girls' programs.

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