Johnson City Press Thursday, November 27, 2014
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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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Sports ETSU Sports
Valparaiso to honor Bartow's father before game

Valparaiso to honor Bartow's father before game

November 13th, 2014 11:15 pm by Joe Avento

A pregame ceremony will be held at the Athletics-Recreation Center when Valparaiso plays host to East Tennessee State in the season opener for both teams.

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Hilltoppers' Gregory, Foster moving on to college level

Hilltoppers' Gregory, Foster moving on to college level

November 13th, 2014 11:10 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill seniors Keisha Gregory and Allie Foster revealed their college choices during a signing ceremony in the gym Thursday afternoon. Gregory signed to play basketball at Austin Peay while Foster will play volleyball for Carson-Newman.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Winless Newman on cusp of NASCAR crown

Winless Newman on cusp of NASCAR crown

November 13th, 2014 11:04 pm by AP

Ryan Newman is the underdog - minus the darling - of NASCAR's final four, making a mockery of the revamped playoff format that was supposed to put a premium on winning.

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Sports UT Sports
Warlick finally comfortable as Lady Vols' coach

Warlick finally comfortable as Lady Vols' coach

November 13th, 2014 11:02 pm by AP

Now that she's had a couple of years to adapt, Holly Warlick finally feels comfortable following in the footsteps of the winningest coach in major college basketball history.

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NCAA probe clouds start of season for Tyndall

NCAA probe clouds start of season for Tyndall

November 13th, 2014 10:58 pm by AP

As Donnie Tyndall prepares to make his debut in his first power-conference head coaching job, he does it as the NCAA looks into his past at Southern Mississippi.

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Sports High schools
Daniel Boone and David Crockett won't hear appeal decision on 'Musket Brawl' until Friday morning

Daniel Boone and David Crockett won't hear appeal decision on 'Musket Brawl' until Friday morning

November 13th, 2014 3:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's still a waiting game for David Crockett and Daniel Boone. TSSAA assistant executive director Matthew Gillespie said the schools will hear word soon.

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Science Hill's McGue finalist for Mr. Football award

Science Hill's McGue finalist for Mr. Football award

November 12th, 2014 10:32 pm by Douglas Fritz

"It's a rare honor," Science Hill head coach Stacy Carter said of McGue, who was chosen Wednesday as a Tennessee Titans Mr. Football finalist, a program that honors the top players in the state. "It's a big deal. To even be considered for this is a big de

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Crockett ready to get season started in 25th Hardee's Classic

Crockett ready to get season started in 25th Hardee's Classic

November 12th, 2014 10:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Hardee's Classic high school basketball tournament celebrates its silver anniversary this season with no team ready to get started more than host David Crockett.

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