Kingsport Times News Friday, July 25, 2014
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K-Mets pitching shuts down Twins in rout

K-Mets pitching shuts down Twins in rout

July 12th, 2014 1:49 am by JEFF BIRCHFIELD, NET NEWS SERVICE

Kingsport pitchers Yoryi Nuez and Martires Arias combined on a four-hit shutout and the Mets' offense accounted for 19 hits in a 12-0 victory over Elizabethton on Friday night at Joe O'Brien Field.

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Davis, Golliher out front after Day 1 of Ridgefields Invitational

Davis, Golliher out front after Day 1 of Ridgefields Invitational

July 12th, 2014 12:15 am by Dave Ongie

Tanner Davis and Steve Golliher went straight to the top of their respective flights on the first day of the 65th annual Ridgefields Invitational.

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Kyle Busch wins pole at New Hampshire

Kyle Busch wins pole at New Hampshire

July 11th, 2014 10:16 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch went from upside down to top of the field. Busch continued the season-long trend of track record qualifying speeds, turning a lap of 138.130 mph Friday to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Auburn QB Marshall cited for pot possession

Auburn QB Marshall cited for pot possession

July 11th, 2014 9:50 pm by Associated Press

Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall has been cited in his native Georgia for possession of a small amount of marijuana. Because it was less than an ounce, police didn't arrest him.

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Crazy 8s looks to reclaim title of 'World's Fastest 8K'

Crazy 8s looks to reclaim title of 'World's Fastest 8K'

July 11th, 2014 9:30 pm by Staff Report

The "World's Fastest 8K" will have to be a little faster Saturday night. The Indian Path Medical Center & CrestPoint Health Crazy 8s 8K Run, which has held the world record since 1996, now finds itself looking up at a new mark.

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Dobyns-Bennett's Christian Bailey earns all-state baseball honors

Dobyns-Bennett's Christian Bailey earns all-state baseball honors

July 11th, 2014 7:29 pm by Staff Report

D-B standout named to Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association team.

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Alumni football game OK'd despite BOE member concerns about player injury, death

Alumni football game OK'd despite BOE member concerns about player injury, death

July 11th, 2014 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

As the Hawkins County BOE was preparing to take its vote, board member Bob Larkins interjected some concerns about the game, and whether it is something the board should be involved in.

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ETSU women's soccer bolsters back line with addition of Murua-Astorquiza

ETSU women's soccer bolsters back line with addition of Murua-Astorquiza

July 11th, 2014 2:15 pm by Staff Report

The East Tennessee State women's soccer team has added a weapon to its back line: Garazi Murua-Astorquiza of Getxo, Spain.

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Almost there: Virginia-Wise gets OK for provisional NCAA D-II year

Almost there: Virginia-Wise gets OK for provisional NCAA D-II year

July 11th, 2014 1:40 pm by Staff Report

Virginia-Wise is now just one step from being a full NCAA Division II member. The Cavaliers have been approved for their provisional year in the D-II membership process, the college announced Friday.

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LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

July 11th, 2014 12:30 pm by TIM REYNOLDS, AP Sports Writers; TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writers

LeBron James tells Sports Illustrated that he's decided to go home. It's a move that would have seemed unfathomable four years ago, after the venomous fallout that followed his decision to leave Cleveland for the Miami Heat.

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