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ETSU picked for Olympic bobsled, skeleton training site

ETSU picked for Olympic bobsled, skeleton training site

October 8th, 2014 10:41 pm by Staff Report

ETSU announced the addition of two Olympic training programs on Wednesday, making the school an official site for the national bobsled and skeleton teams.

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Robinson, Cyclones wrap up top seed for district

Robinson, Cyclones wrap up top seed for district

October 8th, 2014 10:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Senior forward Sarah Robinson scored three goals and the Elizabethton girls' soccer team won by a needed four goals over University High on Wednesday to wrap up the top seed in next week's District 1-A/AA tournament.

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Johnson calls Charlotte race a virtual must-win

Johnson calls Charlotte race a virtual must-win

October 8th, 2014 10:13 pm by AP

Jimmie Johnson is treating Charlotte as a must-win race. The alternative for the six-time Sprint Cup Series champion is leaving it all up to the chaotic, utterly unpredictable Talladega Superspeedway where a driver's fate can careen out of his hands in an

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ETSU designated as Olympic Training Site for bobsled and skeleton teams

ETSU designated as Olympic Training Site for bobsled and skeleton teams

October 8th, 2014 11:29 am by Contributed - ETSU

The partnership was announced during a news conference Wednesday morning.

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Vikings send Toppers to losers' bracket in district volleyball

October 7th, 2014 10:47 pm by George Thwaites

Having Keisha Gregory back in the lineup was a plus for Science Hill in Tuesday night's District 1-AAA volleyball tournament showdown with Tennessee High. It just wasn't quite enough.

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Cyclones fall to South in district volleyball

Cyclones fall to South in district volleyball

October 7th, 2014 10:38 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton lost in four sets to Sullivan South, 25-15, 22-25, 25-13, 25-23, in Tuesday's District 1-AA volleyball semifinal at Treadway Gym.

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Next two races first real test for new Chase

Next two races first real test for new Chase

October 7th, 2014 10:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The next two weekends at Charlotte at Talladega present the first real test of the new NASCAR "Chase for the Sprint Cup" playoffs. Up until now, the best performing drivers have been rewarded by making the Chase and advancing to the next round.

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Turnovers haunting Vols in three-game skid

Turnovers haunting Vols in three-game skid

October 7th, 2014 10:33 pm by AP

After getting off to a 2-0 start while committing just one turnover in its first two games, Tennessee has coughed up the ball eight times during its three-game skid. In a 10-9 loss to Florida last week, the lone touchdown occurred after the Gators recover

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Norris: minor elbow surgery 'slam dunk'

Norris: minor elbow surgery 'slam dunk'

October 7th, 2014 6:16 pm by Trey Williams

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Daniel Norris had elbow surgery on Tuesday to remove bone spurs. He said discomfort nagged him all of September.

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Prep players of the week 10-7-14

Prep players of the week 10-7-14

October 6th, 2014 11:12 pm by Douglas Fritz

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