Today's Sports

  • Tigers roughed up by Meigs County



    Roane Newspapers

    It was a tough night for Rockwood basketball fans Tuesday night as both the Tigers and Lady Tigers were in hope of starting out District 3-A play 1-0 after the evening.

  • Harriman suffers close district...



    Roane Newspapers

    Since the Tellico Plains was placed in District 3-A in 2009, the Harriman High School  basketball teams have had some hard fought games with the Bears. 

  • Raiderettes split on Georgia trip


    The Roane State Raiderettes spent Thanksgiving weekend in Georgia, playing games on Friday and Saturday.

    Friday was a good day as Roane State beat Georgia Perimeter, 65-58, but Saturday didn’t turn out as well as Georgia Highlands beat the Raiderettes, 73-64.

  • Harriman Middle splits with...


    The Harriman Middle School Blue Devils and Lady Devils made the trip to Greenback Monday night and the result would be splitting a pair of games with the Cherokees.

    Greenback opened the evening with a 34-26 victory in the girls game and that was followed by the Blue Devils taking the final game of the evening, 48-37.

  • Cherokee sweeps Sweetwater



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  • ’Cats clawed by Tigers


    Size matters and threes kill. 

    Those were hard lessons to learn for the Oliver Springs Lady Bobcats as they took a 55-43 setback to the Meigs County Lady Tigers on “Black Friday” at the 2013 Oliver Springs Thanksgiving Classic.

  • Griffith pumps in 42 in OT loss


    Oliver Springs’ Emily Griffith put on a show Saturday night, scoring 42 points, pulling down 11 rebounds, coming away with five steals and dishing out four assists, but unfortunately for Lady Bobcat fans, it wasn’t enough to secure a victory as Stone Memorial picked up a 68-65 overtime victory in the final game of the 2013 Oliver Springs Thanksgiving Classic.

  • Waves suffer Black Friday on...


    Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful, but the Midway Green Wave and Lady Waves didn’t have much to be thankful for on the day following the holiday as Tellico Plains swept a pair of District 3-A contests at Midway.

  • Bobcats knock off Berean...


    One day after suffering a tough 57-56 loss at the hands of Meigs County, the Oliver Springs bounced back Saturday afternoon with a 62-49 victory over Berean Christian in the final day of play of the 2013 Oliver Springs Thanksgiving Classic.

  • Lady Tigers off to quick start


    The Rockwood Lady Tigers recently opened their season with a 50-31 victory at Sunbright, and they followed that up on at home by knocking off Sunbright again, 55-31.

    Both games played out in similar fashion as Rockwood took control early and cruised in the second half.