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Rally falls short as Cloudland's season ends against Coalfield

November 15th, 2014 12:09 am by Gene Renfro

Cloudland saw its season come to an end when Coalfield captured an ice cold 38-28 victory in the second round of the TSSAA 1A playoffs Friday.

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Tarter scores 21 to lift Lady Bucs in opener

Tarter scores 21 to lift Lady Bucs in opener

November 15th, 2014 12:06 am by Staff Report

Freshman point guard Tianna Tarter scored a game-high 21 points in her regular-season collegiate debut as ETSU's women beat Asheville 81-68.

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Crafton first to win back-to-back Truck Series titles

Crafton first to win back-to-back Truck Series titles

November 15th, 2014 12:00 am by AP

Matt Crafton made it back-to-back Truck Series championships, clinching the title with a ninth-place finish Friday night at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Moore sparks No. 4 Lady Vols past Penn

Moore sparks No. 4 Lady Vols past Penn

November 14th, 2014 10:06 pm by AP

Nia Moore had 24 points and 14 rebounds to set career highs in both categories as the short-handed Lady Volunteers opened the season Friday with a 97-52 victory over Penn.

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Johnson leads No. 15 VCU past Tennessee

Johnson leads No. 15 VCU past Tennessee

November 14th, 2014 10:04 pm by AP

Melvin Johnson scored 20 of his 23 points in the decisive first half and No. 15 Virginia Commonwealth defeated Tennessee 85-69 Friday night in the Veterans Classic.

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Jones, Stoops at same level with rebuilding programs

Jones, Stoops at same level with rebuilding programs

November 14th, 2014 10:01 pm by AP

Kentucky coach Mark Stoops sees a number of similarities between his team and Tennessee. The comparisons are inevitable because both teams recruited well after disappointing 2013 seasons and rely heavily on underclassmen.

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Sports High schools Washington County
Musket Brawl: Boone, Crockett get reduced punishment in appeal

Musket Brawl: Boone, Crockett get reduced punishment in appeal

November 14th, 2014 11:47 am by Douglas Fritz

Daniel Boone and David Crockett high schools' football teams got a year knocked off their probation that resulted from a post-game brawl two weeks ago.

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Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett playoff rematch adds to already storied rivalry

Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett playoff rematch adds to already storied rivalry

November 13th, 2014 11:26 pm by Douglas Fritz

Dobyns-Bennett and Science Hill came within a turnover of playing for the state basketball championship in 1973. That would probably have been the only sporting event in the history of this rivalry that could have topped the matchup scheduled for Friday a

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Hampton healthy, ready to tackle Grace

Hampton healthy, ready to tackle Grace

November 13th, 2014 11:24 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Hampton coach Mike Lunsford explained that when the Bulldogs face Knoxville Grace Christian in a TSSAA Class 2A playoff matchup at J.C. Campbell Stadium, it will be the first time since early in the season that Hampton has its full arsenal of players.

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'Landers brace for Class A's top player, team

'Landers brace for Class A's top player, team

November 13th, 2014 11:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Cloudland coach Brock Pittman has prepared his Highlanders to face what he says is the best football player in East Tennessee - Coalfield's Zach Stewart, a 6-foot-5, 315 pound player who has committed to play at Tennessee.

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