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K-Mets fend off Pirates in wild Appy affair

K-Mets fend off Pirates in wild Appy affair

August 16th, 2014 12:30 am by Dave Ongie

The K-Mets overcame the ejection of manager Jose Leger and held off a furious rally by the Pirates to escape with an 11-9 victory Friday night, bolstering their playoff chances by pulling within 2 1/2 games of West Division-leading Elizabethton.

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Rebels, Golden Raiders look good in Three Rivers Jamboree

Rebels, Golden Raiders look good in Three Rivers Jamboree

August 15th, 2014 11:26 pm by George Thwaites

Sullivan South fans didn't get a preseason look at Elizabethton star running back Ethan Thomas in Friday night's Three Rivers Conference football jamboree. What they did get was a glimpse of every player on the Rebels' roster.

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Photo Gallery: Three Rivers football jamboree action at Sullivan South

August 15th, 2014 9:30 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Sullivan North vs Happy Valley, Sullivan East vs Johnson County and Sullivan South vs Elizabethton. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Former Dobyns-Bennett coach Bill Lloyd passed away on Aug. 12

Former Dobyns-Bennett coach Bill Lloyd passed away on Aug. 12

August 15th, 2014 9:01 pm by Pat Kenney

A graduate of East Tennessee State, Bill Lloyd was the offensive coordinator at Dobyns-Bennett from 1971 to 1982 under coach Fred Walton.

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Sullivan North plans reunion for state champion baseball teams

Sullivan North plans reunion for state champion baseball teams

August 15th, 2014 8:49 pm by Staff Report

Members of the 1983 and '85 Golden Raiders state championship baseball teams are asked to contact Sullivan North.

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Gordon tops qualifying mark at Michigan

Gordon tops qualifying mark at Michigan

August 15th, 2014 8:13 pm by Associated Press

Jeff Gordon broke the track qualifying record at Michigan International Speedway on Friday with a speed of 206.558 mph, winning his 76th career pole in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series.

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Vols face former coach Pearl, Auburn on Jan. 31

Vols face former coach Pearl, Auburn on Jan. 31

August 15th, 2014 8:01 pm by Associated Press

Former Tennessee men's basketball coach Bruce Pearl returns to Thompson-Boling Arena as an opponent Jan. 31 when the Volunteers host Auburn.

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Take Advantage of this Subscriber Rewards Exclusive!

August 15th, 2014 4:25 pm by Staff Report

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NASCAR adds rule on exiting cars after crashes

NASCAR adds rule on exiting cars after crashes

August 15th, 2014 3:00 pm by NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

NASCAR added a rule Friday barring its drivers from approaching the track or moving cars after accidents. The move came less than a week after driver Kevin Ward Jr. was struck and killed during a dirt-track race in New York.

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Hokies OL Shuman retires after meniscus tear

Hokies OL Shuman retires after meniscus tear

August 15th, 2014 2:53 pm by Staff Report

Virginia Tech offensive lineman Mark Shuman has retired after tearing the meniscus in his left knee for the third time. "I'm disappointed for our football team and I know it's really disappointing for Mark," Hokies coach Frank Beamer said.

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