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Today's Sports

  • Lady Bulldogs knock off Harriman...

    For a half of basketball, the Harriman Lady Blue Devils had the District 4-A champion Wartburg Lady Bulldogs reeling on the proverbial ropes, gasping for air. 

  • Midway falls at Sunbright, 63-54

    Led by the 1-2 punch of seniors Kyle Gunter and Tyler Seabolt, the Sunbright Tigers picked up their first region win in 11 years, overwhelming Coach Darrell Ruffner and his Midway squad Saturday night in round one of the Region 2-A Tournament. 

    Gunter and Seabolt combined for 50 points in a 63-54 win at the Tiger den.

  • Blue Devils hold off Bobcats, 64...

    Not many teams have been able to slow down Harriman’s Xavier Howard this season and last Saturday night was no exception for the Oliver Springs Bobcats in the first round of the Region 2-A tournament at Harriman. What the Bobcats did though was almost outscore Howard and the rest of the Blue Devils. Harriman did hold on to get a 64-62 win, but the game’s final quarter was a hair raising experience for the Blue Devils.

  • Lady ‘Cats hold off Midway, 40-34

    It wasn’t easy, but the Oliver Springs Lady Bobcats kept their season alive Friday night with a 40-34 victory at Midway in the opening round of the Region 2-A Tournament.

  • Season ends for Kingston at...

    The 2012-13 season came to a close Saturday night for the Kingston Yellow Jackets as Colt Narramore’s squad dropped a 75-38 decision at the hands of Austin-East in the opening round of the Region 2-AA Tournament.

    The Roadrunners made quick work of Kingston as they jumped out to a 19-3 after eight minutes of play.

  • Lady 'Cats get revenge on...

    Michelle Christopher can finally get some sleep.

    What was causing the Lady ‘Cat head coach some sleepless nights was a 47-43 loss against Wartburg in the District 4-A semifinals on Feb. 15, but Oliver Springs exacted revenge Monday night in the Region 2-A semifinals with a dominating 55-37 victory over the Lady Bulldogs.

  • Season ends for Rockwood

    The Wartburg Bulldogs played with a chip on their shoulders after a stunning District 4-A championship game loss to Sunbright.

    While the Bulldogs have to wait on extracting revenge from the Sunbright Tigers, they mauled the Rockwood Tigers Saturday night by a 67-52 margin. 

  • Region tourney invades Harriman

    A total of eight area basketball teams will be in Harriman this week as Richard Pickell Gymnasium will be the site of the Region 2-A Tournament semifinals and finals.

    The tournament actually tipped off over the weekend with first round games being satellite sites with the highest seeded team hosting games. 

  • Lady Raiders feature leadership...

    Roane State Community College softball coach Sue Niemi loves her team’s maturity.

    For example, four players — Kristin Roy, Courtney Smith, Courtney Taylor and Meriam Maynord — made the college’s fall president’s list, which means they had a perfect 4.0 grade-point average. Mica Gaines and Bridgit Cook were on the dean’s list.

  • Raiders baseball up to 2013...

    Roane State Community College baseball coach David Lane knows the race for postseason play is more competitive.

    But, so is his team.

    “When we play like we are capable of playing, I’d put us up against anybody,” Lane said.