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Today's Sports

  • Kingston finishes 2-2 in weekend...

    The Kingston Yellow Jackets baeball team finished 2-2 over the weekend in Oak Ridge.

    Kingston defeated Grace Christian 8-5 and Knox Halls 11-7, but lost to Oak Ridge 11-4 and  to Union County 19-6.

    Grace Christian 8, Kingston 5: Kingston came out firing, scoring four runs in the top of the first inning and one more in the second inning for a 5-0 lead over Grace Christian, who scored three runs in the bottom of the third, two in the bottom of the fourth and three in the bottom of the sixth for the 8-5 victory Friday night in Oak Ridge.

  • Lady Waves roll over Lady Devils...

    The Harriman Lady Devils hosted the Midway Lady Waves on a beautiful evening on the softball diamond, after  the District 3A opponents and county rivals squared off against each in the district and region basketball tournaments.

    Despite things being close very early, Midway used an explosive offensive attack and suffocating defense to keep

    Harriman from making things interesting, as the Lady Waves went home with a 14-2 victory which ended in 5 innings.

  • Tigers drop 3A contest at...

    After dropping four games in the Lookout Valley Tournament over the weekend, the Rockwood Tiger baseball team returned to District 3A play Monday night at Greenback, suffering a 4-3 setback.

    Greenback 4, Rockwood 3: The hosts took a 1-0 lead after one inning and extended the lead to 3-0 after three innings.

    Rockwood scored once in the top of the fourth to slice the lead to 3-1, but Greenback matched the Tiger run with one of its own in the bottom half of the inning.

    Dalton Monroe's two-run double in the top of the fifth made the final margin 4-3.

  • Cherokee Middle School shuts out...
  • ‘March Madness’ has been as...

    "March Madness" was true to its name, as there were upsets throughout both of the men's and women's NCAA Tournaments, which are now in the Sweet 16.

    All four top seeds survived in the men's bracket - North Carolina, Virginia, Kansas and Oregon - to face some stout competition this weekend.

    In the East Region, the matchups are North Carolina vs. Indiana and Notre Dame vs Wisconsin.

    The 29-5 Chattanooga Mocs, which fell to Indiana last weekend, were a 12th seed, but should have been given a higher seeding by the committee.

  • Rockwood softball tournament...

    Rockwood, Coalfield, Upperman, Harriman and Kingston will be playing in the double-elimination softball tournament this weekend at the Mike (Brillo) Miller Sports Complex, according to tournament organizer Larry Brackett Thursday.

    There will be five pool play games today (Friday), beginning at 2 p.m. with Rockwood vs. Coalfield, followed by Upperman vs. Harriman, 3:15 p.m.; Rockwood vs. Harriman, 4:30 p.m.; Kingston vs. Upperman, 5:45 p.m.; and Kingston vs. Coalfield, 7 p.m.

    Double-elimination tournament play begins Saturday at 10 a.m.

  • Roane Raiders defeat Bryan...

    An 8-run third inning was the difference Wednesday afternoon, as the Roane State Raiders baseball team traveled to Dayton and defeated Bryan College's JV team, 12-5.

    Shamoy Christopher had a huge day in leading Roane State to victory. The Raider catcher went 4-for-6 at the plate with a home run, 2 doubles, 3 RBIs and 3 runs scored.

    Christopher's big day started with a double and run scored in the top of the first inning. He scored on a single from Hunter Hodges.

  • Roane State Raiderettes softball...
  • Lady Tigers record fourth...

    The Rockwood Lady Tigers capped off an impressive opening week to the 2016 season Friday evening with a 10-0 victory at Wartburg.

    Friday’s win improves Guy Thompson’s squad to 4-0 on the season. All four victories have been shutouts with the Lady Tigers outscoring their opponents 49-0.

  • Tiger baseball team improves to...

    Coach Jacob Witter's Rockwood Tigers baseball team improved their record to 5-1 with four wins last week in the Cure for Cancer Tournament in Sevier County, defeating Cosby 13-6, Northview Academy 12-2, Grace Christian of Franklin 13-2 and Gatlinburg-Pittman 5-3.

    Rockwood 13, Cosby 6: The Tigers scored in all seven innings against Cosby to open the tournament last Thursday night at Northview Academy.