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Today's Sports

  • Oliver Springs, Oneida split...

    The great thing about baseball in high school is excluding can, you get to play your district games back to back, and for the Oliver Springs Bobcats,  that was a great things as they got the chance to avenge a 9-8 loss against district foe Oneida they suffered Monday night in heartbreaking fashion at Oneida.

    Tuesday night at Hightower Field in Arrowhead Park in Oliver Springs the Bobcats were able to bounce back and grab a huge 12-6 win over Oneida.

  • Lady Jackets suffer 7-3 loss to...

    The Kingston Lady Jackets softball team fell to 2-1 in District 4AA play and 9-5-2 overall Wednesday, after dropping a 7-3 decision to the CAK Lady Warriors at Southwest Point.

    Briley Garrett was the losing pitcher, allowing seven runs on 10 hits with five strikeouts, three walks and three hit batters in six innings, while sister, Meredith, struck out batter in one inning of relief.

  • Roane Co. Knights to play in...

    The Roane County Knights lacrosse teams will be playing in the Knights Cup Tournament on Saturday, April 30, at Knox Catholic's Blaine Stadium. The tournament benefits Knights of Columbus charities.

    Here is the schedule of events:

    8:30 a.m. - youth skills clinic

    9:30 a.m. - Lacrosse jamboree featuring middle school and local teams and contests

    12:30 p.m. - Roane County Knights vs. West Knox Warriors varsity

    2:30 p.m. - CAK vs. CPA

    4:30 p.m. - Roane County Knights vs.  West Knox Warriors junior varsity

  • Oliver Springs soccer team shut...

    By ROBBY O’DANIEL
    robby@lafollettepress.com

    The Campbell County High School soccer team got out to a 5-0 lead by halftime and won 6-0 over Oliver Springs at Ken Snodderly Park in LaFollette Tuesday night.

  • Yellow Jackets win Rocky...

    The Kingston Yellow Jacket soccer team won the Cove Mountain Group of the Rocky Mountain Cup over the weekend in Sevier County to improve to 4-0 on the season.

    Kingston defeated Maryville Christian 6-3, Berean Christian 4-3 and Knox Carter 3-1.

    Kingston 6, Maryville Christian 3: Zac Williams set up Zach McCoig for the game's first goal.
    McCoig scored Kingstons's next two goals on an unassisted break-a-way and a beautifully struck free kick around a

  • Raygn Hall no hits Harriman 15-0...

    The Midway Lady Green Waves completed a season sweep of district 3A and county rival Harriman with a 15-0 win Monday at Midway. Midway won at Harriman a week earlier 14-2.

    With the wins and losses added in from the Disney tournament earlier in Orlando, Midway now sits at 7-5 on the year and are 2-0 in district 3A. The Lady Waves will host Tellico Plains  in a district game Tuesday and then play in another tough tourney Friday and Saturday at Gibbs High School in Knoxville.

  • Lady Bobcats win wild one over...

    By Robby O’Daniel
    robby@lafollettepress.com

    In a wild game that lasted 10 innings, Oliver Springs High School’s softball team bested Jellico 18-10 at Indian Mountain State Park in Jellico.

    Jellico was down 6-5 in the bottom of the sixth and came back and tied it. Again, the Lady Blue Devils were down, this time 8-6 in the ninth, and they tied it again.

  • Rockwood beats Harriman, Oneida...

    The Rockwood Tigers baseball team extended their winning streak to two games, by defeating Harriman 12-4 in a District 3A game at the Mike "Brillo" Miler Sports Complex Monday, after winning 4-1 at Oneida. Saturday's game with Sonaraville, GA, at Chattanooga's AT&T Park was rained out and will not be made up.

    Rockwood 12, Harriman 4: Rockwood led 1-0 in the bottom of the first inning on a double by Will Warner and a single by Lucas McDermott; however, Harriman tied the game at 1-1 in the top of the second.

  • Meigs County wins battle of Lady...

    The Meigs County Lady Tigers used an 11-run first inning to down the Rockwood Lady Tigers 12-0 in a four inning game ended by the TSSAA run rule.

    Meigs County runs scored on a RBI double by Kaley Meadows, three-run homers by Ashley Rodgers and Madison Crabtree and two singles.

    Meigs County was held scoreless in the second and third innings, but added a solo run in  the fourth to end the game.

    Rodgers no-hit Rockwood with 10 strikeouts. Meigs County made one error preventing a perfect game for Rodgers.

  • Harriman tennis team loses to...

    The Harriman tennis teams lost to Grace Christian on Friday at Roane State Community College. Both teams were beaten 9-0 by the Rams.

    Grace  Christian 9, Harriman 0

    Boys

    Singles: Edwards defeated Tim Dishner 8-2; Haluska defeated Hunter Kirkland 8-4; Severs defeated Brandon Emily 8-0; White defeated Isaiah Hackworth  8-0; Carter defeated Chad Parks; and Rhea defeated Austin Jackson  8-0.