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Science Hill golfers embrace challenges before postseason

September 3rd, 2013 6:20 pm by Douglas Fritz

Science Hill may be a stroke or two off Dobyns-Bennett’s pace this season, but Hilltoppers’ head coach Kevin Vannoy said he likes something he has seen from his boys’ golf team this year.

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Gordon, Busch ready to battle in Richmond

Gordon, Busch ready to battle in Richmond

September 3rd, 2013 6:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

For the second year in a row, four-time NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon comes to Richmond needing a big performance to make the Chase. Standing in his way is a driver named Busch, except this time it’s older brother Kurt instead of Kyle.

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College football: How the top 25 fared in the season's first week

College football: How the top 25 fared in the season's first week

September 3rd, 2013 7:27 am by Associated Press

A few upsets riddled the field.

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Prep players of the week - Week One

September 2nd, 2013 5:39 pm by Staff Report

A look at the top performances from the second week of the area high school football season:

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Lots of snaps, points makes for long night

Lots of snaps, points makes for long night

September 2nd, 2013 5:35 pm by Douglas Fritz

Sometimes when a game lasts over three hours, both teams are passing and scoring a lot of points — many coming quickly on big plays. There's just not a lot that can be done about it.

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Vols enjoy opening win, but Petrino is coming to town

Vols enjoy opening win, but Petrino is coming to town

September 1st, 2013 8:49 pm by Trey Williams

While Tennessee was fruitlessly pursuing Charlie Strong and Mike Gundy, if not Jon Gruden, to succeed Derek Dooley after last season, many Tennessee football fans were matter-of-factly stating their desire to see Bobby Petrino become the next Vols footbal

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New coach, new attitude for Tennessee

New coach, new attitude for Tennessee

August 31st, 2013 10:25 pm by Trey Williams

Not to read too much in to beating the Peay out of Austin, but the third time appears to have been the charm in replacing Phillip Fulmer.

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Boone, Crockett, Toppers get important non-conference wins

August 31st, 2013 6:25 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Different scenarios faced Science Hill, David Crockett and Daniel Boone on Friday night, but all three programs ended with the same result.

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Major weapons and weaknesses in a thriller

Major weapons and weaknesses in a thriller

August 30th, 2013 11:43 pm by Douglas Fritz

However, the bottom line for Science Hill and Elizabethton is both football teams should be pretty good this season — and both have a major weakness or two that could bite them along the way.

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’Toppers escape Cyclones, stop Thomas at 1 on final play

’Toppers escape Cyclones, stop Thomas at 1 on final play

August 30th, 2013 11:40 pm by Trey Williams

Elizabethton’s Ethan Thomas rushed for 214 yards and two touchdowns Friday night at Science Hill, but came up about a yard and a half short of what would’ve been a stunning Cyclones victory.

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