Johnson City Press Friday, November 28, 2014
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E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

August 23rd, 2014 12:00 am by Joe Avento

Elizabethton's Max Murphy was voted the Appalachian League's player of the year, while teammate Felix Jorge was chosen the top pitcher and Ray Smith was the manager of the year.

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Benfield's TD gives Cloudland win over Avery County

August 22nd, 2014 11:59 pm by Gene Renfro

The weather could not stop Cloudland Friday night at Avery County as the Highlanders came away with a 6-0 win over their border rival.

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Jones carries Bulldogs to win over Blue Devils

August 22nd, 2014 11:58 pm by Curtis Carden

Hampton rode the strong arm of junior quarterback Coby Jones with three passing touchdowns to a 48-12 victory over Unicoi County in the season opener for both teams Friday night.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Harvick captures pole for Night Race

Harvick captures pole for Night Race

August 22nd, 2014 8:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kevin Harvick turned the fastest lap ever in a stock car at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night to earn the pole for tonight's IRWIN Tools Night Race.

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Food City 500 will move to April

Food City 500 will move to April

August 22nd, 2014 7:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's official: The Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway will move to April 19 in 2015.

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Busch looks to add more highlights

Busch looks to add more highlights

August 22nd, 2014 7:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kurt Busch has already provided one of the top highlights of the 2014 Sprint Cup season on the short tracks. Now, he wants to add another highlight at Bristol Motor Speedway where he has five wins.

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Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

August 22nd, 2014 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Legendary NASCAR car owner Ed Whitaker died Friday morning in Bristol. He was 76.

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Teague denied entry into Food City 300

Teague denied entry into Food City 300

August 22nd, 2014 6:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Johnson City driver Brad Teague was denied the opportunity to compete in Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway in a decision that left him and several local sponsors fuming.

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Sports Local News
Winged Deer to feature 'the wildest half-mile water race'

Winged Deer to feature 'the wildest half-mile water race'

August 22nd, 2014 9:09 am by Tony Casey

Todd Brinkman, race director for the U.S. Championship Outboard Hydroplane Title Series, admits there is an element of danger in the event at Winged Deer Park on Sept. 12-14, but that's the nature of the sport.

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McGue, Hilltoppers dash past Greeneville in scrimmage

McGue, Hilltoppers dash past Greeneville in scrimmage

August 22nd, 2014 12:42 am by Trey Williams

Science Hill QB Malik McGue ran and passed for touchdowns and caught a TD pass from Justin Bedard while helping Science Hill build a 28-0 halftime lead in a 34-12 scrimmage win against Greeneville on Thursday.

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