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Bears fall to Tornado in opening round
RICHLANDS — Richlands closed the game on a 31-11 run to upend Union 62-46 in the 2A West quarterfinals Tuesday. The win was historic for Richlands, which ended a 16-game regional tournament losing ...
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Spartans defeat Burton for tourney title
WISE — With a defense-oriented mindset, the Eastside Spartans shut down J.I. Burton’s shooters to secure a 53-38 victory and claim the Cumberland Conference 48 tournament championship Friday night....
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Area wrestlers battle strong at state
Wrestlers from the area turned in strong performances at the 2A and 1A state tournaments in Salem on Friday and Saturday. Jarrett Jessee of the Central Warriors finished in second place of the 170-...
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Central holds off Ridgeview for crown
NORTON — The Central Lady Warriors survived a fierce comeback by Ridgeview’s Lady Wolfpack to claim a 47-41 victory and the Clinch Mountain Conference 40 tournament championship Friday. The Lady Wa...
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Third quarter rule upends Lady Spartans
WISE — A basketball maxim is that if you win the third quarter you’ll win the game. The Eastside Lady Spartans encountered that unfortunate truth Friday in their 66-57 loss to Rye Cove’s Lady Eagle...
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Central Warriors fall in ‘dogfight’
GATE CITY — The Union Bears powered past Central’s Warriors, 71-55, Wednesday night, as the second-half scoring of Wes Slagle and James Mitchell broke open a close game. In the Clinch Mountain Conf...
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Lady Spartans beat Devils to reach finals
WISE — With its big three delivering under the bright lights, the Eastside Lady Spartans defeated Castlewood’s Lady Blue Devils, 63-48, in Wednesday’s semifinal of the Cumberland Conference 48 tour...
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  • Lady Spartans beat Devils to reach finals
    by SAM DIXON • SPORTS EDITOR
    02.17.17 - 12:02 am
  • Burton bows out against Rye Cove
    by SAM DIXON • SPORTS EDITOR
    02.17.17 - 12:01 am
  • Lady Bears advance on buzzer-beater
    by RICHARD MEADE • SPORTS WRITER
    02.16.17 - 12:02 am
  • Union boys tame energized Wolfpack
    by RICHARD MEADE • SPORTS WRITER
    02.16.17 - 12:01 am
  • Lady Spartans capture Cumberland title
    by SAM DIXON • SPORTS EDITOR
    02.14.17 - 12:03 am