Kingsport Times News Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Netherlands blanks Brazil 3-0 for third-place finish

Netherlands blanks Brazil 3-0 for third-place finish

July 12th, 2014 6:38 pm by TALES AZZONI, AP Sports Writer

Robin van Persie and Daley Blind scored early goals to help give the Netherlands a 3-0 win over host Brazil in the third-place match at the World Cup on Saturday.

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Grizzlies sign 37-year-old guard Carter

Grizzlies sign 37-year-old guard Carter

July 12th, 2014 5:01 pm by Associated Press

The Grizzlies signed Vince Carter on Saturday, looking to bolster their outside shooting with an eight-time All-Star who spent last season as a Dallas Mavericks reserve.

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McCarty drives to first NASCAR Whelen All-American Series win at Kingsport Speedway

McCarty drives to first NASCAR Whelen All-American Series win at Kingsport Speedway

July 12th, 2014 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Ronnie McCarty of Kingsport jumped out front when the green flag fell for the Wallace Kia Late Model Stock feature Friday night at Kingsport Speedway and set sail for Victory Lane and his first NASCAR Whelen All-American Series win.

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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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