Johnson City Press Friday, August 22, 2014
Sports
JC fighter to get UFC exposure

JC fighter to get UFC exposure

April 7th, 2014 7:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tyler Minton sees the Ultimate Fighter as the ultimate opportunity and has been willing to risk everything to pursue that dream.

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Sports Douglas Fritz High schools
Happy Valley thrown a real curve

Happy Valley thrown a real curve

April 7th, 2014 7:08 pm by Douglas Fritz

With nine on-field wins in its first 15 games, it would stand to reason Happy Valley was having a fairly successful baseball season. Instead the Warriors' record reveals a 4-11 start, and an 0-6 mark in the Three Rivers Conference.

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Sports High schools

Ferguson shoulders load for 'Blazers at Eastman

April 6th, 2014 7:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Daniel Boone was the highest finishing local team at the Eastman Invitational for a third straight year after a marathon performance by pitcher McKenzi Ferguson.

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Sports Videos Outdoors Milligan Sports Elizabethton
Milligan College Cycling Classic in downtown Elizabethton

Milligan College Cycling Classic in downtown Elizabethton - VIDEO

April 6th, 2014 3:40 pm by Sam Watson

Historic Elizabethton Criterium draws cycling teams from around the country.

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Results vary for local teams at Eastman Invitational

April 5th, 2014 9:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It was a mixed bag of results for a pair of local teams at the Eastman Invitational softball tournament on Saturday.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Chase Elliott arrives as NASCAR's next big star

Chase Elliott arrives as NASCAR's next big star

April 5th, 2014 7:20 pm by AP

Chase Elliott scored his first career Nationwide Series victory on Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway, winning in just his sixth start at NASCAR's junior varsity level.

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Melee highlights Kingsport Speedway opener

Melee highlights Kingsport Speedway opener

April 5th, 2014 7:06 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It sure didn't take long for Kingsport Speedway to live up to its nickname of the "Concrete Jungle" with a feature race which could have easily been sanctioned by the WWE as NASCAR.

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Sports Sports Columns Trey Williams
Whitmore remembered as hero for Little League

Whitmore remembered as hero for Little League

April 5th, 2014 7:05 pm by Trey Williams

Harold "Doc" Whitmore came to Johnson City in 1971 to provide guidance - and boys, did he ever.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Stewart edges Keselowski for pole at Texas

Stewart edges Keselowski for pole at Texas

April 5th, 2014 7:03 pm by AP

Tony Stewart waited right until the end of the final round to attempt his lap and circled the speedway at 195.454 mph to grab the top starting spot for Sunday's race.

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1,022 and counting: Unicoi County's Baxter piling up victories

1,022 and counting: Unicoi County's Baxter piling up victories

April 5th, 2014 7:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

Charlie Baxter took over the Unicoi County baseball program during Christmas break of 1974. Since then, he has totaled 1,022 career victories in baseball and softball.

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