Today's Sports

  • Meredith Garrett leads Kingston...

    Meredith Garrett pitched and hit the Kingston Lady Jackets to an 11-3 District 4AA victory over the Alcoa Lady Tornadoes Tuesday evening in Alcoa.

    She singled twice and doubled with one RBI and picked up the victory, allowing three runs on eight hits with two strikeouts, four walks and two hit batters.

    Casey Gaines also singled twice and doubled with an RBI and Taylor Thurman cracked a double and two singles with an RBI.

  • Kingston beats Harriman 6-1 in...

    The Kingston Yellow Jacket soccer team defeated the Harriman Blue Devils 6-1 Monday night.

    The Yellow Jackets led 3-0 at the half and outscored the Blue Devils 3-1 in the second half to post the victory.

    Zac McCoig scored Kingston's first goal on an assist from Brandon McClure, followed by an unassisted goal from Austin Courteau, who assisted Zac Williams on Kingston's third goal for the 3-0 advantage.

  • Harriman, Rockwood split...

    Roane State Community College was again the site for another tennis match between two Roane County teams, as Rockwood played Harriman on a warm Monday afternoon.

    Rockwood won the girls match 6-3, as the Lady Tigers won four of six singles matches and two of three doubles matches, while Harriman won the boys match 6-3, as the two teams split the singles, but the Blue Devils took all three doubles matches for the victory.

    Rockwood 6, Harriman 3

    Madison Mioduski (R) defeated Amber Frost 8-1.

  • Lady Jackets post 2-2 record in...

    The Kingston Lady Jacket softball team posted a 2-2 record in the Duff Tournament played in Cookeville over the weekend. Kiingston beat Beech 3-2 and Cookeville 10-6, and lost to Dobyns-Bennett 12-6 and Macon East 10-3.

    Kingston 3, Beech 2: Beech grabbed a 1-0 lead in the top of the second, but Kingston tied the game at 1-1 in the bottom of the fourth; however, Beech took a 2-1 lead in the top of third.

    Casey Gaines singled home Makenzie Spurgeon and Meredith Garrett.

  • Curry hurls two-hit shutout over...

    Tony Curry tossed a two-hit shut out with 12 strikeouts, as the Kingston Yellow Jackets defeated Knox Webb 2-0 Monday evening on Legion Field at Southwest Point.

    Kingston 2, Knox Webb 0: Ben Hargis smashed two singles, while Paul Bolden, Curry and Preston Edmonds each poked one single for Kingston.

    Kingston's first run came in the bottom of the fourth inning on Noah Cash's sacrifice fly. The Yellow Jackets added another run in the bottom of the fifth for the 2-0 lead, which they relinquished.

  • Briley passes Tigers over...

    The Rockwood Tiger baseball team defeated Tellico Plains 10-4 Monday evening at Tellico Plains, sparked by the pitching of Nathan Briley, who allowed four runs on two hits with nine strikeouts and two walks.

    Terrance Ward smashed three singles with two RBIs, while Dalton Monroe cracked a single and a triple with two RBIs; Austin Lloyd singled and doubled, Will Warner homered with three RBIs and Rickey McElhaney smacked a single with an RBI.

  • Lady Tigers shut out Harriman 12...

    Courtney Denny tossed a one-hit shutout striking out nine to lead the Lady Tigers to the victory and the season sweep of the Lady Devils Friday at Flour Mill Flats.

    Shasta Thompson had the big stick, four singles with two RBIs, followed by sister, Dakota, with two singles and a double with three RBIs and Brianna Denny with three singles.

    Olivia Metcalfe and Tori Parsons both singled and doubled; Courtney Denny poked two singles with an RBI and Megan Monday singled for the Lady Tigers.

  • Wartburg defeats Oliver Springs...


    It was a battle for first place in  District, 4A and the Wartburg Bulldogs met and rose above that challenge. The Bulldogs scored four runs in the sixth inning after being down 5-3 for the majority of the game to take a 7-6 win over the Oliver Springs Bobcats.

  • Curtis introduced as Rockwood...

    A meet and greet for Rockwood's basketball coach was held Thursday evening in the school library.

    Former Sequoyah coach Daniel Curtis has been named as the Tigers' new coach, replacing Paul Kamikawa, who finished 488-398 in more than 20 seasons as either the boys or girls coach. Coach K will remain on the staff as a teacher and the school's athletic director.

  • Rachel Layne to play basketball...

    Kingston Lady Jacket senior Rachel Layne signed April 13 to continue her basketball career at Roane State Community, some 30 years to the day her father, Sam, signed to play basketball at Roane State under former Coach Carroll Smith.

    Layne, who finished her career with 1,030 points, led Kingston with 483 points or 16.1 per game and was the second leading rebounder with 170 or 5.7 per game with 48 assists and 51 steals as a senior.