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Today's Sports

  • Kingston sweeps Loudon

    The Kingston basketball teams played the first of three games this week Monday as they swept non-district foe Loudon, as the Lady Jackets bested the Lady Redskins 56-39 and the Yellow Jackets defeated the Redskins 60-49, before they hit the road to Oliver Springs Tuesday and to Alcoa Friday for the District 4AA opener.
    Kingston 56, Loudon 39: “I thought both teams played well,” said Kingston Coach Connie Guinn. “We made the big plays when we had to Abby Wilson really came through for us tonight."

  • Rockwood football banquet set...

    The Rockwood Rotary Club will hosting its annual football banquet Thursday, Jan. 5, at 6:30 p.m. in the First Baptist Church Family Life Center. The guest speaker will be Dr. Chris Whaley, Roane State Community College president.
    Tickets are $9 each and can be purchased from any Rockwood Rotarian, in the Rockwood High School office or from the RHS cheerleaders.
     

  • Blue Devils, Bears split...

    The Harriman basketball teams opened the week Monday night with the first of three District 3A road games, as they split a pair of games  at Tellico Plains. The Lady Devils were beaten 63-29, while the Blue Devils were victorious, 76-65.
    Tellico Plains 63, Harriman 29: The Lady Devils didn’t pick up a win, but head coach Dallas Davis was pleased with the effort of the Lady Devils on the night and sees improvement in his young team.
    University of the Cumberlands signee Jada Johnson led Harriman with 12 points, while Christina Pack added six points.

  • Harriman, Wartburg split Region...

    By Zach Selby
    morgancountynews
    After splitting a pair of games at Wartburg Friday night, the Harriman basketball teams continued their season-opening road swing with District 3A games at Tellico Plains Monday, Concord Christian Tuesday and Rockwood.
    The Blue Devils downed the Bulldogs 75-71, while the Lady Bulldogs defeated the Lady Devils 71-37.
    Harriman 75, Wartburg 71: The Blue Devils put on a show against the Wartburg Bulldogs, winning in style points and, more importantly, on the scoreboard.

  • Tellico Plains calms Midway...

    The Midway basketball teams traveled to Tellico Plains Friday night in District 3A play, but the hosts swept the Green Wave. The Lady Bears won 73-43, while the Bears downed the Green Wave 71-40.
    Tellico Plains 71, Midway 43: The Bears led 9-8 after one quarter, but exploded for a 15-8 second quarter to take a 24-16 lead at the break. The Bears extended the lead to 52-29 after three quarters and finished the game with a 19-11 run for the 71-40 final score.
    Scoring summary

  • Rockwood to recognize Campbell...

    When Rockwood hosts Harriman in their first District 3A battle Dec. 9 in the Dr. Tom Evans Gymnasium, RHS will be recognizing Campbell High School, which existed from 1920-1965.
    "It was a prominent school. A lot of well-known school teachers in this area went to the school. It was a real good, educational school. They had doctors and lawyers come out of there, just like any other school, but they were really good athletics," said Tiger Coach Paul Kamikawa.

  • Rockwood continues District 3A...

    After splitting a pair of District 3A games with Concord Christian Friday night, the Rockwood basketball teams continue league play this week with a trip to Meigs County Tuesday and a home game Friday with Harriman, when RHS will honor Campbell School.
    The Lady Tigers defeated the Lady Lions 54-25, while the Tigers were beaten by the Lions 52-48.
    Rockwood 54, Concord Christian 25: "We played well and had a chance to get our younger players in the game for some experience," said Lady Tiger Coach Amy Breazeale.

  • OSMS swats Coalfield twice for...

    The Oliver Springs Middle School basketball squads brought out their proverbial brooms for the season sweep of the Coalfield Middle School Yellow Jackets Thursday night, as the  'Lady Cats picked up a 36-20 victory and the Bobcats rallied from a 9-point deficit to eke out a 39-38 victory on Nick Comeaux's three throw with :0.1 left in the game.
    OSMS 36, Coalfield 20: It was a wire-to-wire spring for the Lady 'Cats, as they picked up the victory, completing the season sweep of the Lady Jackets.

  • Lady Waves hold off Lenoir City...

    The Midway Lady Waves defeated the Lenior City Lady Panthers 40-39 Thursday night in Lenoir City.
    Midway 40, Lenoir City 39: Macie Young, Emylee Taylor and Christina Bridges each scored a basket in the first quarter to give the Lady Waves a 6-5 advantage. Emily Gonzalez had all five points for Lenoir City.
    Lenoir City outscored Midway 11-9 in the second frame to take a 16-15 lead at the break, behind Gonzalez's six points. Wood had four points for Midway, including one 3-point basket.

  • Harriman Middle bedevils Lenoir...

    Harriman Middle School Lady Devils and Devils Basketball teams traveled to Fort Loudoun Middle School Braves on Thursday night and the trip home was a happy one as the Lady Devils won 20-18 and the Blue Devils were victorious 59-31.
    HMS 20, Ft. Loudoun 18: The Lady Devil’s win was much more dramatic than the boy’s as Nataya Moore hit a buzzer beater to lift the Lady Devils to a 20-18 victory over the Lady Braves.
    The Lady Devils showed a never say die attitude as they overcame adversity in the fourth period to pick up the two-point victory on the night.