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Today's Sports

  • 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.

  • Grace Christian sweeps Tigers in...

    After winning five of out their first six games, the Rockwood Tigers baseball team was beaten 13-3 and 9-0 by the Grace Christian Rams in the District 3A opener Monday night at Mike (Brillo) Miller Sports Complex.

    Grace Christian 13, Rockwood 3: The Rams took a 1-0 lead in the first inning on a triple by Ross Ledford, walk and a balk off Tiger started Nathan Briley.

    Rockwood took a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the second. Rickie McElhaney singled with one out and scored on Kane Penley's long home run.

  • Yellow Jacket baseball team...

    The Kingston Yellow Jackets baseball team saw its record fall to 3-2 overall, after defeating Lenoir City 13-1 last Thursday and losing 6-5 to Grace Christian of Franklin and Knox Carter 8-7 in the Cure for Cancer Tournament in Gatlinburg over the weekend.

    Kingston 13, Lenoir City 1: Dakota Henry ripped two singles and a double with four RBIs, and Tony Curry smashed two singles and a double with two RBIs to lead the Yellow Jackets over the Panthers.

  • Meigs County shuts out Midway...

    The Midway Green Waves fell to 0-3 on the young season after an 11-0 loss to Meigs Co. Monday afternoon at Midway.

    The Green Waves turn around and play Meigs Co. again Tuesday in Decatur. Then they finish out a long spring break week, hosting Knox Fulton Thursday and then visiting  Coalfield Friday.

    Midway had their chances against the Tigers putting runners on base every inning but failing to score. Meigs County plated three runs in the fourth and fifth innings, then finished off Midway with a five run seventh inning..

  • Jones resigns as Harriman Lady...

    After guiding the Harriman Lady Devils to their Class A state tournament for the first time since the 2002-03 season, head coach Johnny Jones has submitted his resignation so he can spend more time with family.

  • Harriman sweeps Midway in...

    The Harriman Blue Devils scored 10 runs in three innings to defeat the Midway Green Waves 10-3 Wednesday afternoon in a make-up District 3A baseball game at Papermaker Park.

    Harriman 10, Midway 3: Alex Wampler and Joe Pace pitched for the Blue Devils, allowing three runs on six hits with seven strikeouts, one walk and one hitbatsman. Wampler picked up the victory, while Pace will earn a save.

  • Rockwood soccer, tennis teams...

    The Rockwood Tiger soccer and tennis teams went in different directions to open their seasons Tuesday.

    Coach Wes Ford's soccer traveled up Highway 61 to face Oliver Springs and came home with a 7-1 victory, while the tennis teams played Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg-Pittman at the Pigeon Community Center. The Lady Tigers won both matches, while the Tigers dropped both matches.

    Rockwood 7, Oliver Springs 1: William Bornancin's four goals (hat trick plus one) led the Rockwood/Midway team to their opening day victory.

  • Rockwood, Lookout Valley split...

    After their home game with Lookout Valley was rained out Monday, the Rockwood Tigers baseball team traveled to Hamilton County Tuesday and returned home with a split in their doubleheader, losing game one 12-10 in a shootout and taking game two 9-3 to open the 2016 campaign.

    Lookout Valley 12, Rockwood 10: Ten hits weren't enough, as Coach Jacob Witter's squad dropped the first game 12-10.
    Kane Penley racked up four RBIs on a second inning single, a fourth inning triple and a fifth inning double, according to Witter.