Kingsport Times News Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Vickers to be out of MWR seat for three months

Vickers to be out of MWR seat for three months

March 22nd, 2015 6:52 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Brian Vickers will be sidelined for at least three months while taking blood thinners to treat clots in his lungs, but the NASCAR driver still hopes to resume his racing career after his latest medical setback.

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High school schedules, week of March 23

High school schedules, week of March 23

March 22nd, 2015 6:15 pm by Staff Report

The high school sports schedules for Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia the week beginning March 23.

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Spartans ambush Cavs for second straight year

Spartans ambush Cavs for second straight year

March 22nd, 2015 3:05 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Travis Trice scored 23 points, and Michigan State knocked second-seeded Virginia out of the NCAA tournament for the second straight year, 60-54 on Sunday.

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Golf Notes: Annual Chamber Scramble is May 11

Golf Notes: Annual Chamber Scramble is May 11

March 22nd, 2015 2:55 pm by Pat Kenney

The 23rd annual Kingsport Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble will be held Monday, May 11 at the Club at Ridgefields in Kingsport.

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Piney Flats' Droke master restorer of vintage baseball gloves

Piney Flats' Droke master restorer of vintage baseball gloves

March 22nd, 2015 12:55 pm by George Thwaites

When Don Droke was an assistant baseball coach at Sullivan East, he became the go-to guy when a kid on the team needed a glove repair. "The Drokester" no longer coaches baseball, but he still repairs baseball gloves.

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Shockers' Forbes leading candidate for Bucs' job

Shockers' Forbes leading candidate for Bucs' job

March 22nd, 2015 10:55 am by joe avento, NET News Service

Wichita State assistant Steve Forbes has emerged as the leading candidate for the job as men's basketball coach at East Tennessee State.

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Bucs open spring football drills inside Minidome

Bucs open spring football drills inside Minidome

March 22nd, 2015 8:55 am by joe avento, NET News Service

The football were flying in the Minidome again on Saturday, and this time nobody was complaining. The East Tennessee State football team took its spring practice into the MSHA Athletics Center.

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Drivers go at it again at Kingsport

Drivers go at it again at Kingsport

March 22nd, 2015 6:55 am by Jeff birchfield, NET News Service

Late Model Stock driver Chad Finchum broke the Kingsport Speedway track record in his No. 19 Ford and dominated Saturday's action over the 60-lap race, but it was the action in the pits afterward that grabbed the crowd's attention.

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McCracken gets cracking at DC-TC Texas Roadhouse Relays

McCracken gets cracking at DC-TC Texas Roadhouse Relays

March 21st, 2015 10:44 pm by George Thwaites

Cherokee weight specialist Evan McCracken, D-B's Sasha Morrisette among the highlight performers in Saturday's Relays at the Dan Crowe-Tom Coughenour Track at Dobyns-Bennett.

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Harvick cruises to Xfinity Series win at Fontana

Harvick cruises to Xfinity Series win at Fontana

March 21st, 2015 9:33 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Streaking Kevin Harvick earned the second Xfinity Series win of his phenomenal season Saturday, easily holding off Brendan Gaughan at Auto Club Speedway.

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