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Today's News

  • Rockwood Rams football, cheer signups under way

    The Rockwood Rams Quarterback Club are now taking football and cheerleading signups for ages 4-11  for the 2016 season at the Mike "Brillo" Miller Sports Complex in front of the concession stand at  the baseball/softball fields.

    Sign-up days are May 2, May 9, May 12, May 16 and May 19 from 5-8 p.m. If games at the complex are canceled due to weather, signups will be canceled as well.

    If you have any questions, call 382-1569 or 314-0364 or email Trinia@comcast.net.

  • Rockwood sweeps Midway Tuesday on Briley no-hitter

    The Rockwood Tigers concluded the District 3A regular season with a 13-1 victory over at Midway Tuesday at Midway, after blanking the Green Waves 10-0 Monday in Rockwood.

    The District 3A race concluded Tuesday with Grace Christian winning the regular season with a 12-0 record. Greenback finished second at 10-2. Meigs County is third at 8-4. Rockwood takes fourth at 6-6. Harriman and Tellico Plains are tied with 3-9 records. Midway comes in seventh at 0-12.

    The Green Waves will either play at Harriman or Tellico Plains in the six vs. seventh seed game.

  • Blue Devil diamond teams lose to Greenback

    The Blue Devils took a 10-4 loss by the hands of Greenback on Monday night. They hosted the Cherokees Tuesday night at Papermaker Ball Park.

    Harriman was one out away in the seventh inning from picking up the win but Greenback went on a two-out rally to pick up an 8-4 victory.

    Greenback was able to pick up three runs in the top of the first inning.

    Joe Pace was hit by a pitch to open the bottom of the first inning, but was unable to get anything going after that.

  • HHS softball, soccer tennis teams were in action Tuesday

    The Harriman softball and soccer teams were in action this week, as the Lady Devils split a pair of District 3A games with Greenback and the soccer team lost to Grace Christian and tied Fulton.

  • Walkoff sacrifice fly gives Lady Jackets win over Alcoa

    Mackenzie Spurgeon's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Taylor Thurman with the winning run, as the Kingston Lady Jackets defeated District 4AA foe Alcoa 4-3 Wednesday night at Southwest Point.

    The game was scoreless through three innings before Alcoa scored twice in the top of the fourth inning for a 2-0 lead on solo homers by Hattie Campbell and Morgan  Brewer.

    Kingston tied the game in the bottom of the fourth inning on a sacrifice fly by Taylor Thurman and an Lenna Robinson's RBI double.

  • Edmonds, Curry lead Kingston to victory over Lenoir City

    The Kingston Yellow Jacket baseball team defeated Lenoir City 4-2 Tuesday evening to sweep the season series.

    Lenior City scored twice in the bottom of the first inning on singles by Nick Plemons and Brent Jolley and a triple by Gabe Williams.

    Kingston tied the game with two runs in the top of the fourth and took the lead with two runs in the top of the seventh inning on two singles for the 4-2 victory.

    Preston Edmonds and Tony Curry both singled twice with an RBI, while Noah Cash doubled; Paul Bolden singled; and Bryce Woody singled with two RBIs.

  • Yellow Jacket soccer is third in District 4A/AA

    After shutting out Scott High 4-0 Monday night, the Kingston Yellow Jacket soccer team was shut out 7-0 at CAK Tuesday evening.

    The Yellow Jackets are in District 4A/AA behind CAK andKnox Catholic, and ahead of Alcoa, Oneida, Oliver Springs and Scott.

    Kingston 4, Scott 0: The Kingston Yellow Jacket soccer team shut out Scott High last Friday 4-0. Goals were scored by Riley Roberts, Zach McCoig, Zac Williams and Kieran Lamoureux.

  • Oliver Springs teams have busy week

    The Oliver Springs baseball, softball and soccer teams have been busy this week.

    • The Bobcat baseball team lost 2-0 to Tellico Plains in a non-district game on Tuesday.

    They are currently in District 4A with Wartburg, Oneida, Coalfield , Oakdale, Sunbright and Jellico.

    Oliver Springs played at Rockwood Thursday and hosts the Tigers Friday, before closing out the regular season Monday at Campbell County.

  • 17th Roane County Invitational set May 5-7

    For nearly 20 years, a lot of area golfers have taken to the course to help a worthy cause, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in Memphis.

    This year will be no different as Rockwood Golf and Country Club will host the 17th annual Roane County Invitational on May 5,6 and 7.

  • Lady Waves secure second place in District 3A

    The Midway Lady Waves secured second place in District 3A with a 4-2 victory at Meigs County Wednesday in a make-up game and a 5-1 win over Grace Christian Tuesday in Knoxville to improve to 8-2 in the league, behind Meigs County (10-1).

    Tellico Plains is third at  7-5, followed by Grace Christian (5-5), Rockwood (5-5), Harriman (2-9) and Greenback (1-11).
    Playin games will be next weekend, with the tournament moving to Brickyard Springs in Rockwood, beginning May 9.