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Prep Region preview

Prep Region preview

May 12th, 2014 3:49 pm by Douglas Fritz

Region semifinal action is highlighted in baseball by Science Hill traveling to play Sevier County today at 6 p.m., and Unicoi County playing host to Grainger at 7:30.

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Mentoring Marathon

May 11th, 2014 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Runners traveled from Winged Deer Park to Bristol Motor Speedway and back in the Inaugural Mentoring Marathon. J Penny was the class of the field.

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Picking Sam, Rams welcome 1st openly gay player

Picking Sam, Rams welcome 1st openly gay player

May 11th, 2014 7:21 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

Michael Sam waited and waited. Hours passed, rounds came and went, and eventually, there were only eight more picks left on the third and final day of the NFL draft. For just a moment, it looked as if his chance of being picked by a pro team and becoming

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Barnard, Wilson lead Boone at 1-AAA track

May 10th, 2014 11:07 pm by Jeff Birchfield

For all his individual stardom, Adam Barnard proved Saturday that high school track and field is truly a team sport.

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Penny wins inaugural running of Mentoring Marathon

Penny wins inaugural running of Mentoring Marathon

May 10th, 2014 11:02 pm by Trey Williams

Marathon man J Penny was dominant Saturday. He even beat the bicycle that was initially helping secure his route along Highway 11-E.

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Penny favored in Tri-Cities' inaugural marathon

Penny favored in Tri-Cities' inaugural marathon

May 9th, 2014 10:25 pm by Trey Williams

The course will begin and end at Winged Deer Park, a 26.2-mile journey featuring a lap around Bristol Motor Speedway and a mile-long stretch of Bristol Dragway.

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Boone wins sixth straight 1-AAA softball title

Boone wins sixth straight 1-AAA softball title

May 8th, 2014 9:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Behind a 10-strikeout performance by McKenzi Ferguson and 13 hits across the lineup, the homestanding Lady 'Blazers defeated Volunteer 8-2 on Thursday night to win their sixth straight district title.

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Science Hill wins 1-AAA soccer crown

Science Hill wins 1-AAA soccer crown

May 8th, 2014 9:23 pm by Joe Avento

The undefeated Hilltoppers captured the District 1-AAA crown Thursday night with a 5-0 victory over Tennessee High at Kermit Tipton Stadium, propelling them into next week's regional tournament with plenty of momentum.

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Rebels beat UH for A/AA district soccer title

Rebels beat UH for A/AA district soccer title

May 8th, 2014 9:10 pm by Douglas Fritz

Creighton Shivell scored on a pair of headers to lift the Rebels to a 2-1 victory over University High in the championship game at Summers-Taylor Stadium on Thursday.

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Tennessee lineman Carr transferring

May 8th, 2014 9:07 pm by AP

Volunteers coach Butch Jones confirmed via text message Tuesday that lineman Jason Carr is leaving the team.

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