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Today's News

  • Rockwood Middle School, Oakdale split a pair of games

    The Rockwood Middle School basketball teams split a pair of games with Oakdale Thursday in the Bill Thompson gym, as Tigers downed the Eagles 32-19, after the Lady Eagles flew over the Lady Tigers 33-11.
    Rockwood 32, Oakdale 19: "We must learn to shoot layups and take care of the basketball," said Tiger Coach Jeff Allen.
    The Tigers led 6-0 after the first quarter, as Dalton Moss scored all six points, and they extended the lead to 13-0 at intermission. Ajay Tilley scored three points for RMS, while Moss and Nathan Smith scored two points each.

  • Voice of Children sets 5k run for Nov. 26
  • Cornellison, Bertram help Lee University to 2-1 mark

    Kingston’s Haley Cornellison and Midway’s Abby Bertram have contributed to Lee University’s early 2-1 record.  Cornellison has scored 26 points on 10-0f-16 from 2-point range, 1-of-2 3-point attempts and 5-of-6 free throws with 14 rebounds, eight assists and four steals. Bertram has scored 17 points on 6-of-14 2-point baskets and 5-of-5 free throws with 12 rebounds, six assists and three steals, according to Lee University’s website.

  • Kingston wins first games of the season

    By Zach Selby
    morgancountynews
    The Kingston basketball teams traveled to Wartrburg Thursday for a pair of TSSAA Hall of Fame games and returned home with two victories, as the Lady Jackets won 72-61 for their first win of the year and the Yellow Jackets won 66-61 in overtime.
    Kingston 72, Wartburg 61: The Lady Yellow Jackets had to hold off three comeback attempts from the Wartburg Lady Bulldogs, but an 18-point fourth quarter was all the team needed for the  victory over Wartburg.

  • Harriman splits games wth Karns

    The Harriman High School basketball teams traveled to Karns Thursday to take on the Lady Beavers and Beavers in their second matchup of the season.
    The Lady Devils  bounced back from a tough loss Tuesday night to pick up their first win of the season by a score of 44-40; however, the Blue Devils showed a lot of promise in their 81-74 loss to the Beavers.

  • Johnson free throw gives Bobcats win over Lenoir City

    The Oliver Springs basketball teams experienced both the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat, as the Lady 'Cats took a 50-30 loss to the Lenoir City Lady Panthers, while the Bobcats came from behind to win on a clutch free throw by Jeremiah Johnson with 5.3 seconds left in the game for the 38-37 victory.
    Lenoir City 50, Oliver Springs 30: Lady Luck didn't shine on the Lady 'Cats, as the Lady Panthers picked the Hall of Fame victory.

  • Stubbs paces Harriman over Lenoir City

    The Harriman Middle School basketball teams split a pair of games with Lenoir City for their home opener Thursday, with Lady Devils losing 36-17 and Blue Devils winning 56-30.
    Harriman 56, Lenoir City 30: The Blue Devils bounced back from their loss at Cherokee to improve their record to 2-1. Harriman had three players in double figures — Brady Stubbs  with 16, Aaron Breazeale 12, and Thomas Brown 10.
    Harriman used a quick start to double the score in the first peered, sparked by Stubbs and Brown with four points each.

  • Lady Tigers defeat KCS, Clinton

    The Rockwood Lady Tigers opened the season with two TSSAA Hall of Fame game victories, beating Knox Christian 42-25 Monday evening and Clinton 47-30 Tuesday night.
    Rockwood 42, Knoxville Christian 25: Karlee Bowling hauled in 14 points to lead the Lady Tigers over KCS, while Zoie Hill and Cassidy Tilley added eight points apiece.
    Rockwood led 16-3 after the first quarter, behind Bowling's six points, and extended the lead to 25--9 at the half, as Zoie Hill scored three points in the second quarter.

  • Lady Tiger soccer players received special awards

    The Rockwood Lady Tiger soccer team was rewarded with a banquet recently, after finishing the season with a 18-6 overall record and 10-1 in the district, before losing at Grace Christian in the sectional finals.
    Team awards determined by the coaches were presented to Elishia Pena, Player of the Year; Lexie Hill, Offensive Player of the Year; Zoie Hill and Darcy Ferrell were co-Defensive Players of the Year; Ashton Lemons, Rookie of the Year; Adyson Goldberg, Most Improved Player of the Year; and Halie Tuggle, Coaches Award.

  • York Dragons burn Blue Devils twice

    The Harriman Blue Devils and Lady Blue Devils started their basketball season on Tuesday as they hosted the Dragons and Lady Dragons of York Institute in a TSSAA Hall of Fame game.
    The Lady Devils let a very slow start hurt them, as they lost 55-19, while the Blue Devils led early, but the Dragons overcame the lead in the second half to pickup a 73-66 victory.
    The Harriman teams didn't leave the gym with victories, but left to begin with something to build on as the season moves forward.