Johnson City Press Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano gets first win in Bristol

Logano gets first win in Bristol

August 23rd, 2014 11:42 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Joey Logano dove to the inside of Matt Kenseth to take the lead with 45 laps to go and then held off his Penske Racing teammate Brad Keselowski on the final lap for his third win of the season and the sixth of his career.

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Junior eliminated at BMS in leaders' tangle

Junior eliminated at BMS in leaders' tangle

August 23rd, 2014 11:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was eliminated from contention at Saturday's IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway in an accident not of his own making.

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NHL's Fisher enjoys BMS experience

NHL's Fisher enjoys BMS experience

August 23rd, 2014 10:23 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Canadian hockey player Mike Fisher has become a full blown NASCAR fan since moving to the South to play with the NHL's Nashville Predators.

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Date change draws positive reaction

Date change draws positive reaction

August 23rd, 2014 10:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The announced date change of next year's Food City 500 was widely praised at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday.

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Lady Bucs off to good start

Lady Bucs off to good start

August 23rd, 2014 10:21 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs got their season started in solid fashion with a 3-2 victory over Radford on Friday night at Summers-Taylor Stadium in front of a crowd of almost 800, many of them students who recently moved into the dorms to start the new school year.

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Blaney pulls past Busch on restart for Nationwide win

Blaney pulls past Busch on restart for Nationwide win

August 23rd, 2014 12:03 am by Jeff Birchfield

Ryan Blaney bested Kyle Busch on a restart with six laps to go and held off a final charge to win Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Sports High schools
Cyclones crush Trailblazers, 49-0

Cyclones crush Trailblazers, 49-0

August 23rd, 2014 12:02 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton rolled to a 49-0 mercy-rule whipping of the Trailblazers in the high school football season opener for both teams Friday night at Hale Stadium.

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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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