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Tribe erupts in fourth, sixth innings to claim Big 7 win over 'Blazers

Tribe erupts in fourth, sixth innings to claim Big 7 win over 'Blazers

April 8th, 2014 9:49 pm by Dave Ongie

Dobyns-Bennett broke open a tight Big 7 Conference road game by putting up four runs in the fourth inning and six more in the sixth to close out a 12-2 win over Daniel Boone on Tuesday.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Keith Cox Invitational track meet

April 8th, 2014 9:08 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from the Keith Cox Invitational track and field meet held Tuesday at Sullivan North in Kingsport.

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Braves celebrate Hank Aaron's anniversary

Braves celebrate Hank Aaron's anniversary

April 8th, 2014 8:18 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig called Hank Aaron "ideally suited to become Babe Ruth's heir" on Tuesday night during the Braves' celebration of the 40th anniversary of Aaron's record-breaking 715th homer.

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Appalachian St. hires Fox as men's hoops coach

Appalachian St. hires Fox as men's hoops coach

April 8th, 2014 7:19 pm by Associated Press

Appalachian State hired Davidson assistant Jim Fox to coach its men's basketball team, Mountaineers athletic director Charlie Cobb announced Tuesday.

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TIAAA bestows Distinguished Service Award on D-B athletics ambassador Carl Spivey

TIAAA bestows Distinguished Service Award on D-B athletics ambassador Carl Spivey

April 8th, 2014 6:30 pm by Staff Report

Carl Spivey, a mainstay in Dobyns-Bennett High School athletics, was honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the Tennessee Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association during the 2014 TIAAA/TSSAA Athletic Directors Conference.

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Charleston takes MEC golf title at Cattails

Charleston takes MEC golf title at Cattails

April 8th, 2014 5:56 pm by Staff Report

The University of Charleston shaved three strokes off its day one score of 295 en route to the team title Tuesday at the Mountain East Conference Southern golf tournament at Cattails at MeadowView.

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Vols move football season opener to Sunday

Vols move football season opener to Sunday

April 8th, 2014 3:04 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee moved its football season opener with Utah State from Aug. 30 to Aug. 31, meaning the Vols will begin their season on a Sunday for the first time in a decade.

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Aaron savoring 40th anniversary of 715th homer

Aaron savoring 40th anniversary of 715th homer

April 8th, 2014 2:28 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Hank Aaron was more relieved than jubilant after he broke Babe Ruth's home-run record on April 8, 1974. The 40-year anniversary of his 715th homer provides a different perspective.

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Official: Couch fires, arrests after UK's NCAA loss

Official: Couch fires, arrests after UK's NCAA loss

April 8th, 2014 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Police used tear gas to control rowdy fans and several couch fires were lit in the streets after Kentucky's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA men's basketball championship game Monday night.

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In the Rearview: Texas

In the Rearview: Texas

April 8th, 2014 1:11 pm by Dave Ongie

The key to NASCAR's success in the 1990s, the earliest days of reality television, was that the sport was "Duck Dynasty" before there was such a thing. Watching drivers duke it out on hard-nosed tracks was must-see TV.

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