http://www.roanecounty.com/sports/rss.xml en Rockwood stuns Grace Christian, 22-15 http://www.roanecounty.com/content/rockwood-stuns-grace-christian-22-15 <img src="http://www.roanecounty.com/sites/www.roanecounty.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/rw-grace_1.jpg" alt="Rockwood’s Isaiah Jones looks for yardage in Thursday’s 22-15 victory over Grace Christian Academy at Civitan Field." title="Rockwood’s Isaiah Jones looks for yardage in Thursday’s 22-15 victory over Grace Christian Academy at Civitan Field." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> There&#39;s something about the Grace Christian Rams that brings out the best in the Rockwood Tigers. That was the case Thursday night as John Webb&#39;s squad knocked off the District 3-A champions at Civitan Field, 22-15.</p> Bobcats no match for Monterey, fall 49-14 http://www.roanecounty.com/content/bobcats-no-match-monterey-fall-49-14 <img src="http://www.roanecounty.com/sites/www.roanecounty.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/os-mont_1.jpg" alt="Oliver Springs sophomore Jeremiah Johnson tries to make a play against Monterey’s defense. The Bobcats dropped a 49-14 decision Thursday night to end the season with a 3-7 record." title="Oliver Springs sophomore Jeremiah Johnson tries to make a play against Monterey’s defense. The Bobcats dropped a 49-14 decision Thursday night to end the season with a 3-7 record." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> The 2014 football season came to a close for the Oliver Springs Bobcats Thursday night with a 49-14 loss against Monterey.</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> In what was a rebuilding season for the Bobcats, Wiley Brackett&rsquo;s squad finished with a 3-7 overall record and a 2-4 mark in District 4-A.</p> Tigers finish second in Eble tourney http://www.roanecounty.com/content/tigers-finish-second-eble-tourney <img src="http://www.roanecounty.com/sites/www.roanecounty.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/eble_1_1.jpg" alt="Rockwood’s Nate Brackett uses a Tahj Bazel screen during Tuesday’s game against Allardt." title="Rockwood’s Nate Brackett uses a Tahj Bazel screen during Tuesday’s game against Allardt." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> Losing isn&rsquo;t fun, but Rockwood Middle School head coach Brent Kelley wasn&rsquo;t too upset with Tuesday&rsquo;s 55-50 loss against Allardt in the championship game of the 2014 Hollis Eble Tournament.</p> Kingston duo signs with Tennessee Wesleyan http://www.roanecounty.com/content/kingston-duo-signs-tennessee-wesleyan <img src="http://www.roanecounty.com/sites/www.roanecounty.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bales.jpg" alt="Kingston’s Brooke Bales (center) signs scholarship with Tennessee Wesleyan. Joining Bales at here signing were (L-R) Kingston head coach Elik Pickell and Chad Bales." title="Kingston’s Brooke Bales (center) signs scholarship with Tennessee Wesleyan. Joining Bales at here signing were (L-R) Kingston head coach Elik Pickell and Chad Bales." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> Kingston soccer teammates Brooke Bales and Skotti Bullington have played a lot of games together over the years, and they&rsquo;ll continue that trend at the next level as both signed scholarship papers with Tennessee Wesleyan College in Athens.&nbsp;</p> Regular season ends in TVAA http://www.roanecounty.com/content/regular-season-ends-tvaa <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> The Tennessee Valley Athletic Association (TVAA) regular season came to a close Saturday without any upsets. Each higher ranked team held their ground and remained where they have been for the past few weeks.&nbsp;</p> Playoff picture still a mess for Roane County teams http://www.roanecounty.com/content/playoff-picture-still-mess-roane-county-teams <img src="http://www.roanecounty.com/sites/www.roanecounty.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gander_2_0.jpg" alt="Kingston offensive coordinator Stephen Plemons and QB Paul Bolden will be focused on CAK and a possible playoff berth Friday night when the Jackets and Warriors tangle in Knoxville." title="Kingston offensive coordinator Stephen Plemons and QB Paul Bolden will be focused on CAK and a possible playoff berth Friday night when the Jackets and Warriors tangle in Knoxville." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> The final week of the 2014 football season is upon us and trying to figure out playoff scenarios across the state is downright confusing.</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> Rockwood and Harriman appear to be in the playoffs.&nbsp;</p> Lady Devils top Rockwood in Hollis Eble tourney, 38-17 http://www.roanecounty.com/content/lady-devils-top-rockwood-hollis-eble-tourney-38-17 <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> The 2014 Hollis Eble Tournament continued Monday with four Roane County teams in action, including the first county rivalry game of the season with the Rockwood Lady Tigers downing Harriman, 38-17.</p> <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> In the other games involving Roane County teams, Oliver Springs bead Oneida, 25-24, while York Institute downed Harriman, 35-16.</p> Kingston rallies past Wildcats, 42-34 http://www.roanecounty.com/content/kingston-rallies-past-wildcats-42-34 <img src="http://www.roanecounty.com/sites/www.roanecounty.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/kingston_4.jpg" alt="Kingston’s Rhett Jones (6) closes in on one of his 12 tackles at Sweetwater Friday night. Jones scored 2 TDs on offense for the Jackets." title="Kingston’s Rhett Jones (6) closes in on one of his 12 tackles at Sweetwater Friday night. Jones scored 2 TDs on offense for the Jackets." align="left" hspace="6" /><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 12.0px; font: 10.0px Georgia"> Left for dead late in the first half, the Kingston Yellow Jackets kept their slim playoff hopes alive Friday night with a stunning 42-34 comeback victory at Sweetwater.</p>