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Morrell excited about move to Texas

Morrell excited about move to Texas

April 7th, 2015 8:41 pm by Joe Avento

Michael Morrell is making the move from Virginia Commonwealth University to Texas as a member of Shaka Smart's coaching staff.

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Duke's comeback win in NCAA final earns best preliminary TV rating in 18 years

Duke's comeback win in NCAA final earns best preliminary TV rating in 18 years

April 7th, 2015 11:17 am by Associated Press

The game on CBS drew a 17.1 overnight rating and 27 share.

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High school notes: Unicoi prepared for softball challenge

High school notes: Unicoi prepared for softball challenge

April 7th, 2015 9:51 am by Douglas Fritz

If the weather cooperates - an iffy proposition at this point - Unicoi will begin its challenging week with a key Three Rivers Conference game at Elizabethton today.

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'Toppers again overtake Boone

'Toppers again overtake Boone

April 7th, 2015 9:46 am by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Grant Rabbitts produced a solid outing on the mound as Science Hill went to Daniel Boone and left with a 6-2 Big Seven Conference victory.

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Blue Devils crunch Cyclones

Blue Devils crunch Cyclones

April 7th, 2015 9:26 am by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Four Cyclone errors led to seven of the 10 runs scored by the Blue Devils as the Cyclones dropped a game behind the Blue Devils who face conference front-runner South today.

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Major league ballparks beef up security with metal detectors

Major league ballparks beef up security with metal detectors

April 6th, 2015 4:05 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Forget the $30 tickets, $9 beers and $16 parking charges. Baseball fans have more reason to empty their pockets, only this time of keys, mobile phones - and whatever loose change might be left - before a day at the old ball game.

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Meet your neighbor: Golf pro rarity in her field

Meet your neighbor: Golf pro rarity in her field

April 5th, 2015 10:10 pm by Joe Avento

The world of golf is a male-dominated business, but that hasn't stopped Vicki McClurg from thriving

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Area's elite squads square off at Tri-Cities Track Classic

Area's elite squads square off at Tri-Cities Track Classic

April 4th, 2015 10:52 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

The Tri-Cities Track Classic kicked off to a chilly start for athletes who overcame the cold, early-morning temperatures to heat up the action both in track and field events at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Forbes lures Savage to ETSU from Chattanooga

Forbes lures Savage to ETSU from Chattanooga

April 4th, 2015 9:55 am by Joe Avento

New ETSU coach Steve Forbes worked with Brooks Savage at Tennessee at Northwest Florida State.

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Science Hill records fall in steeplechase at Tri-Cities Track Classic

Science Hill records fall in steeplechase at Tri-Cities Track Classic

April 3rd, 2015 10:35 pm by Joe Avento

Alex Crigger and Katie Lance capped a 1-2 punch for Science Hill in the steeplechase, both breaking the school record at the Tri-Cities Track Classic on Friday at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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