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'Toppers blow out Cougars in Big Seven soccer

March 31st, 2015 10:24 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Science Hill controlled every aspect of the Big Seven soccer match Tuesday at Sullivan Central and emerged a 6-0 winner.

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Norris named starter for Blue Jays

Norris named starter for Blue Jays

March 31st, 2015 9:48 pm by Staff Report

Former Science Hill pitcher joined Drew Hutchinson, knuckleballer R.A. Dickey, Mark Buehrle and Aaron Sanchez on the Toronto Blue Jays' rotation according to various reports.

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Loyal customers to have first dibs at tickets

Loyal customers to have first dibs at tickets

March 31st, 2015 9:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bristol Motor Speedway is giving its loyal customers the first chance when it comes to acquiring tickets for the Battle at Bristol football game between the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech.

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Hamlin now ranks at top of Virginian drivers

Hamlin now ranks at top of Virginian drivers

March 31st, 2015 9:43 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Denny Hamlin has passed such notables as Ricky Rudd, Jeff Burton and Curtis Turner and pulled alongside two-time NASCAR champion Joe Weatherly.

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United Way partners with popular golf tournament

March 31st, 2015 9:39 pm by Joe Avento

An old favorite is returning to the local golf scene. The Spring Fling, once the area's most popular tournament, is being resurrected with a new twist. It's coming back as the inaugural Spring Fore United Way tournament.

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Tennessee hires former Texas coach Barnes

Tennessee hires former Texas coach Barnes

March 31st, 2015 10:24 am by AP

Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee. UT called Barnes an "elite basketball coach in every respect." The agreement is for six years at $2.25 million annually.

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Softball: Unicoi blanks Science Hill

Softball: Unicoi blanks Science Hill

March 30th, 2015 11:24 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Abby Hensley finished a triple away from hitting for the cycle as Unicoi County (10-0) remained unbeaten with a 6-0 defeat of Science Hill

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Daniel Boone runs past Tennessee High

Daniel Boone runs past Tennessee High

March 30th, 2015 11:23 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Daniel Boone scored early then held off Tennessee High for a 6-3 Big Seven Conference baseball win Monday.

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High School Notes: Crockett success spills into spring

High School Notes: Crockett success spills into spring

March 30th, 2015 11:18 pm by Douglas Fritz

Coming on the heels of basketball success during the 2014-15 school year, the Pioneers' baseball and softball team are both occupying first place in the Big Seven Conference.

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Forbes joins ETSU as basketball coach

Forbes joins ETSU as basketball coach

March 30th, 2015 9:44 pm by Joe Avento

Former assistant at Tennessee, Wichita State vows to run a program of "first, best and most."

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