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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Muddy Creek one of AMA's top destinations

Muddy Creek one of AMA's top destinations

June 5th, 2015 8:26 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Red Bud, Hangtown, Muddy Creek. In a few short years of hosting a national event, the Blountville track has truly become one of the top destinations for the AMA Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Series.

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Sports Local Golf
Tillinghast: Spratlin's NCAA title was 20 years ago

Tillinghast: Spratlin's NCAA title was 20 years ago

June 5th, 2015 8:25 pm by Joe Avento

It's been 20 years since Chip Spratlin won the NCAA golf championship, but the Johnson City native says it feels like it was yesterday.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Former Buc Campbell signs to play professional soccer

Former Buc Campbell signs to play professional soccer

June 5th, 2015 8:24 pm by Joe Avento

Jonny Campbell, a former walk-on for the ETSU soccer team, signed a contract with the Charlotte Independence of the United Soccer League last week. His signing was announced on Friday.

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Sports Sports Columns Douglas Fritz
Norris still on Blue Jays' short-term radar

Norris still on Blue Jays' short-term radar

June 4th, 2015 9:47 pm by Douglas Fritz

Daniel Norris's performance in the minors on Wednesday provided a ray of hope the former Science Hill High School standout will be back in The Show sooner as opposed to later.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
50th anniversary: Bristol Dragway wasn't always in the plans

50th anniversary: Bristol Dragway wasn't always in the plans

June 4th, 2015 9:45 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Carl Moore explained that Bristol Dragway really wasn't in the original plans for himself and track co-founder Larry Carrier. They had actually discussed building a road course to go along with their stock car oval track on the BMS property.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Osborne looking forward to home track

Osborne looking forward to home track

June 4th, 2015 9:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Fresh off his career-best finish in the AMA Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Series, Zach Osborne has never been more ready to race at his home track.

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Sports Outdoors

Roan Groan grows: 25 miles added for 35th running of race

June 4th, 2015 9:42 pm by Dave Ongie, Press Staff Writer

The Roan Groan has been around for 35 years, but the addition of 25 miles to this year's bicycle race promises to be a real game changer.

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Sports Columns Outdoors Running Around
The tale of the (former) 625-pound runner

The tale of the (former) 625-pound runner

June 4th, 2015 9:37 am by Tony Casey

If you needed a little extra motivation to get out the door and log your run, reading about Derek Mitchell might be just the ticket.

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Sports
Going strong: Daniel Boone Challenger League enters 22nd season

Going strong: Daniel Boone Challenger League enters 22nd season

June 3rd, 2015 10:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

After two decades, the Daniel Boone Challenger League is still going strong as special-needs children and adults get a chance to enjoy the national pastime.

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