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Lady Cyclones claim third straight Region crown

Lady Cyclones claim third straight Region crown

February 27th, 2015 11:20 pm by Douglas Fritz

After building a 27-point lead through two quarters, Elizabethton eventually worked its way to a 63-44 victory over Grainger in the Region 1-AA basketball championship at The Dyer Dome on Friday night.

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Hilltoppers earn tough win on road over Jefferson County

Hilltoppers earn tough win on road over Jefferson County

February 27th, 2015 10:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Led by 14 points from Peyton Wingate and 11 points from Kaden Wampler, Science Hill defeated homestanding Jefferson County 45-44 in the Region 1-AAA boys' basketball quarterfinals.

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David Crockett romps past Morristown East in Region

David Crockett romps past Morristown East in Region

February 27th, 2015 10:58 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

After a several year hiatus from playing in a regional tournament, the Pioneers easily handled the Morristown East Hurricanes 85-48 to advance to the Region 1-AAA semifinals in Kingsport against a familiar foe in Dobyns-Bennett on Saturday.

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Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

February 27th, 2015 10:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

Led by Tyler Nichols' 28-point outburst, Elizabethton started knocking down shots and never really stopped until the final horn in a surprisingly easy 82-50 win over Grainger in the semifinals of the Region 1-AA basketball tournament.

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Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

February 27th, 2015 10:56 pm by Trey Williams

The Science Hill Lady Hilltoppers exceeded expectations by winning a sixth straight Big Seven Conference regular-season title. But South-Doyle looked like the overachievers in a regional opener Friday at Science Hill.

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Hampton girls sets up rematch with South Greene for Region title

February 27th, 2015 10:55 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Hampton and South Greene will face off for the Region 1-A girls championship after both squads won in the semifinals Friday. Hampton was a 55-43 winner over North Greene while South Greene took a 57-46 decision over Cloudland.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano follows Daytona win with Atlanta pole

Logano follows Daytona win with Atlanta pole

February 27th, 2015 10:54 pm by AP

Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Buffs, Lady Buffs continue tear through AAC

Buffs, Lady Buffs continue tear through AAC

February 27th, 2015 10:53 pm by Staff Report

Milligan College continued its run through the Appalachian Athletic Conference tournament Friday with wins by both the men and women.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs close out regular season at Mercer, hoping to clinch fourth place in SoCon

Bucs close out regular season at Mercer, hoping to clinch fourth place in SoCon

February 27th, 2015 7:09 pm by Joe Avento

It's a new rivalry in the SoCon, but ETSU and Mercer brought quite a history with them when they joined the league. The two rivals, who both moved from the Atlantic Sun after last season, close the regular season today with a matinee at Hawkins Arena.

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