Johnson City Press Monday, December 22, 2014
Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs looking to contend at Blackthorn

Bucs looking to contend at Blackthorn

October 9th, 2014 8:56 pm by Joe Avento

The East Tennessee State golf team has never won its own tournament, but there's a good chance the Bucs will be in contention come Sunday afternoon.

Comments
Sports High schools
Cyclones, Rebels tasked with crucial conference matchups

Cyclones, Rebels tasked with crucial conference matchups

October 9th, 2014 8:50 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton and Sullivan South are getting closer and closer to a Week 10 showdown that will likely decide the Three Rivers Conference championship.

Comments
Sports High schools
Heavily-favored 'Toppers keep focus on Cougars

Heavily-favored 'Toppers keep focus on Cougars

October 9th, 2014 8:49 pm by Douglas Fritz

After three tough battles, Science Hill meets a team that has lost 10 straight Big Seven Conference games by an average score of 45-12.

Comments
Sports High schools
Pioneers only concerned with Falcons

Pioneers only concerned with Falcons

October 9th, 2014 8:48 pm by Douglas Fritz

Beating Volunteer could be a giant step toward landing a second straight playoff berth for David Crockett, but head coach Jeremy Bosken said he's not looking at it that way.

Comments
Sports UT Sports
Vols seek  to give Hurd more help in backfield

Vols seek to give Hurd more help in backfield

October 9th, 2014 8:41 pm by AP

In an era when more and more teams are relying on multiple running backs to split carries, Tennessee has become a reluctant exception.

Comments
Sports Photos ETSU Sports Local Golf

Photo gallery: Practice round for the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate golf tournament

October 9th, 2014 4:50 pm by Joe Avento

The tournament starts Friday morning and runs through Sunday. Fifteen teams are competing.

Comments
Sports High schools
Lady 'Toppers set up rematch with Vikings

Lady 'Toppers set up rematch with Vikings

October 8th, 2014 10:41 pm by Pat Kenney

Science Hill survived a determined effort from Sullivan Central on Wednesday to remain alive in the District 1-AAA volleyball tournament at Viking Hall.

Comments
Sports ETSU Sports
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.

Comments
Sports High schools
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.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
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

Comments