Kingsport Times News Friday, April 18, 2014
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Lady Spartans top Lady Raiders, take over first in Cumberland

Lady Spartans top Lady Raiders, take over first in Cumberland

April 11th, 2014 8:46 pm by Pat Kenney

Lindsay Dean struck out seven and drove in two runs, and Eastside downed visiting J.I. Burton 6-2 on Friday in a Cumberland District softball showdown.

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Harvick wins first Darlington pole

Harvick wins first Darlington pole

April 11th, 2014 8:37 pm by PETE IACOBELLI, AP Sports Writer

Kevin Harvick won his first career pole at Darlington Raceway on Friday, coming out on top in the first knockout qualifying session at NASCAR's oldest superspeedway since the circuit made the change from single-car laps.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Rye Cove at Twin Springs baseball

April 11th, 2014 8:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday's Rye Cove vs. Twin Springs Cumberland District baseball game in Nickelsville.

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Lonesome Pine Speedway set to kick off 2014 season

Lonesome Pine Speedway set to kick off 2014 season

April 11th, 2014 7:56 pm by Staff Report

A pair of Late Model races will headline a full schedule of NASCAR-sanctioned action during Saturday's Food City Night at the Pine.

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Mizzou kicks WR Green-Beckham off team

Mizzou kicks WR Green-Beckham off team

April 11th, 2014 7:18 pm by R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer

Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham, once heralded as the No. 1 recruit in the nation, has been kicked off the team. "This decision was made with the best interests of all involved in mind," coach Gary Pinkel said.

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NASCAR owner Haas gets F1 license

NASCAR owner Haas gets F1 license

April 11th, 2014 6:55 pm by PETE IACOBELLI, AP Sports Writer

NASCAR owner Gene Haas said Friday he has been granted a license from Formula One's governing body to start a U.S.-based entry in the global series, perhaps as early as next season.

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Vols' QB battle likely to continue this summer

Vols' QB battle likely to continue this summer

April 11th, 2014 4:28 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Butch Jones is still waiting for someone to separate themselves from the rest in the Volunteers' four-man quarterback competition as spring practice draws to a close.

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Update: Tennessee's Stokes to enter NBA draft

Update: Tennessee's Stokes to enter NBA draft

April 11th, 2014 1:59 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Jarnell Stokes is bypassing his senior season at Tennessee to enter the NBA draft. Stokes, a 6-foot-8, 260-pound forward, confirmed Friday at a news conference that he has decided to begin his pro career.

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Biffle, Roush Fenway closing in on contract

Biffle, Roush Fenway closing in on contract

April 11th, 2014 11:47 am by PETE IACOBELLI, AP Sports Writer

Biffle's contract is up after this season, but he expects to continue driving the No. 16 Ford as he has done full time since 2003.

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Prosecutor: Pistorius' story doesn't add up

Prosecutor: Pistorius' story doesn't add up

April 11th, 2014 9:46 am by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press; GERALD IMRAY, Associated Press

The prosecutor cross-examining Oscar Pistorius in his murder trial Friday tried to shred his version of events the night he shot and killed his girlfriend, saying they do not add up

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