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TSSAA announces realignment 2017-21 announced

The TSSAA released its proposed realignment for all sports on Friday. The new alignments will be in effect starting in the fall of 2017 through 2021. Of particular interest are the football alignments. Locally, the biggest shocker was for fans of the Anderson County Mavericks, who were placed in Region …

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High School Football playoffs Rd. 1 scoreboard, Rd. 2 schedule

PLAYOFF RESULTS ROUND 1 Friday November 4th 6A: Bradley Central 29 Cookeville 26…Hardin Valley 35 Warren County 14…Maryville 56 Coffee County 14…Science Hill 48 Siegel 0…Blackman 21 Jefferson County 12…Oakland 63 William Blount 0…Riverdale 48 Bearden 27…Dobyns-Bennett 33 Smyrna 5A: Walker Valley 35 Oak Ridge 27…Farragut 40 McMinn County 21…Ooltewah …

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SCS: Edwards punches ticket to Final 4

(MRN)  Carl Edwards applied the brakes to Joe Gibbs Racing’s post-season winless streak Sunday night at Texas Motor Speedway, getting a lightning-fast pit stop from his crew and a timely shower from “Mother Nature” to claim victory and secure a spot in the championship race later this month in Miami. …

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XFS: Larson takes over late, wins at Texas

(MRN)  Kyle Larson took charge of Saturday’s race in the late going at Texas Motor Speedway and kept his Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet in front over the final thirty laps, claiming his fifth career X-FINITY Series win and second this season. Larson beat runner-up Brad Keselowski to the checkered flag …

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CWTS: Sauter triumphs at Texas

(MRN)  Johnny Sauter stalked race leader Matt Crafton and made his winning pass just three laps from the finish Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway, notching his second straight victory as he continues to build momentum for the final weeks of the post-season Chase. Sauter had to rally from his …

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Final 2016 high school football polls released

The final Associated Press Tennessee high school football polls for the 2016 regular season were released Monday and, once again, East Tennessee is well represented. In the 6A poll, Maryville still holds the top spot after clinching their 16th straight Region title last week. Hardin Valley, which was the team …

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Tennessee Sports HOF announces 2017 class

(Submitted) The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame announced today the names of eleven inductees to be enshrined at its 51st Annual Induction Banquet on Saturday, June 3, 2017, at the Omni-Nashville Hotel. Announced inductees include Haskel Stanback, University of Tennessee and Atlanta Falcons Running Back;  Candy Reynolds, Knoxville-born Professional Tennis …

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