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Jefferson County’s Allee West is tagged out at third by Morristown East’s Sara Dent (17) during Tuesday’s game at King Park. The Lady Hurricanes won 3-2.

East holds off Jefferson County 3-2

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 11:48 am

Battling for second place in the Inter Mountain Conference race and needing a win over rival Jefferson County in the worst way Tuesday evening, the Morristown East Lady Hurricanes came up with a two-run rally in the fourth inning and held off a late rally for a 3-2 win at King Park. Katelyn Davidson reached base as the leadoff hitter in both innings in which East plated runs, and the

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  • Tyndall faces uphill climb at UT

    Posted on April 23, 2014 at 11:44 am

    Donnie Tyndall speaks after being introduced as Tennessee men’s basketball coach during a news conference Tuesday, in Knoxville. The former Southern Mississippi coach succeeds Cuonzo Martin, who resigned last week to take the coaching job at California.

    KNOXVILLE — Donnie Tyndall has won everywhere he has been in his head coaching career, winning at a high-level at both Southern Miss and Morehead State. But the job he has agreed to and inherited in Knoxville will be much tougher than those two jobs to turn around. Sure Tennessee is coming off of an incredible run to the Sweet Sixteen this season, but when you look at what the

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  • Bates perfect in 5-inning win

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 11:11 am

    Grainger pitcher Corey Bates winds up to deliver against Claiborne on Monday evening in New Tazewell. Bates finished with a perfect game in a 10-0 conference victory.

    NEW TAZEWELL- Grainger pitcher Corey Bates has now experienced what few baseball players at any level have ever known: a perfect game. The Grizzlies’ hurler didn’t allow a single Claiborne hitter to reach base in Monday’s 10-0 conference win in five innings. Bates was dominating on the mound as he struck out every batter he faced except for Zach King who flew out to left for the Bulldogs in the

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