Johnson City Press Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Kurt Busch to try Indy 500-Coca Cola 600 double

Kurt Busch to try Indy 500-Coca Cola 600 double

March 4th, 2014 6:27 pm by AP

It's been 10 years since a driver last attempted running both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day, a feat so grueling that only Tony Stewart has successfully completed all 1,100 miles.

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Good named All-NET player of the year

Good named All-NET player of the year

March 3rd, 2014 7:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Patrick Good, a 5-foot-11 sophomore guard for the David Crockett High School boys' basketball team, became the third member of his family to be named the Johnson City Press Northeast Tennessee player of the year on Monday.

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Tarter tops All-NET girls team

Tarter tops All-NET girls team

March 3rd, 2014 7:36 pm by Douglas Fritz

Science Hill senior point guard Tianna Tarter was chosen Monday as the Johnson City Press All-Northeast Tennessee player of the year.

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Bucs get one last shot at Lipscomb

Bucs get one last shot at Lipscomb

March 3rd, 2014 7:34 pm by Kelly Hodge

It's fitting, perhaps, that ETSU will play one more game of basketball with Lipscomb as it heads out the Atlantic Sun Conference door.

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ETSU's Rembert makes first-team All-Atlantic Sun

ETSU's Rembert makes first-team All-Atlantic Sun

March 3rd, 2014 7:04 pm by Staff Report

Rashawn Rembert was named to the first team and two other East Tennessee State player picked postseason awards from the Atlantic Sun Conference on Monday.

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Unicoi, Hampton sectional basketball games moved to Tuesday

March 3rd, 2014 8:57 am by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County's Class AA sectional basketball game at Strawberry Plains Carter has been postponed tonight. Hampton's home game against Knoxville Grace Christian was also called off.

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No. 10 Lady Vols knock off No. 4 South Carolina

No. 10 Lady Vols knock off No. 4 South Carolina

March 2nd, 2014 10:15 pm by AP

Once Tennessee realized it couldn't win a second straight Southeastern Conference title this year, the Lady Vols decided knocking off the team that had taken their crown was the best possible alternative.

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Canisius beats up on Bucs

Canisius beats up on Bucs

March 2nd, 2014 8:22 pm by Staff Report

The Golden Griffins completed a three-game sweep of ETSU, hitting four home runs on the way to a lopsided 13-6 victory.

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Harvick does it again at Phoenix; Junior second

Harvick does it again at Phoenix; Junior second

March 2nd, 2014 8:18 pm by AP

Kevin Harvick stamped his arrival at Stewart-Haas Racing by winning the second race with his new team, leading 224 of 312 laps for the victory at Phoenix.

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Hampton faces Grace with more at stake

March 2nd, 2014 8:03 pm by Douglas Fritz

Yet here Hampton (28-5) and Knoxville Grace Christian (21-8) stand for a Class A sectional basketball contest. Game time is scheduled for 7 o'clock at White-Van Huss Gym.

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