Today's Sports

  • 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.

  • Devils rout Rams in title game,...

    Harriman head coach Wes Jones felt his Blue Devils would come out and play well in Wednesday’s District 3-A Championship game against Grace Christian.

    But Jones never envisioned that his squad would put together one of the most impressive performances in Harriman history, as the Blue Devils opened the game with a 37-8 run before settling for a 72-53 victory.

  • Lady Waves fall in title game,...

    Playing in front of a large crowd seated in beautiful new bleachers at Midway Middle School, the host Lady Waves were hoping to treat the hometown fans with a District 3-A Championship.

    No. 1 seed Grace Christian Academy had a different idea, however, as the Lady Rams knocked off Midway 49-35 Tuesday night to capture the District 3-A Tournament title.

  • Lady Devils finish 4th

    The Harriman Lady Blue Devils were hoping to end the District 3-A Tournament with an upset victory over No. 2 seed Tellico Plains in Tuesday’s consolation game, but the Lady Bears wouldn’t be upset for a second straight game, as they held off the Lady Devils, 53-49.

  • Bobcats finish fourth in tourney

    After pulling off a shocker in the opening round of the District 4-A Tournament over No. 3 seed Oneida, the Oliver Springs Bobcats were hoping to add another chapter to their Cinderella run Tuesday night against Coalfield in the District 4-A consolation game.

  • CAK downs Kingston, 47-30

    A poor second quarter cost the Kingston Yellow Jackets dearly Monday night in a 47-30 loss against Christian Academy of Knoxville (CAK) in the consolation game of the District 4-AA Tournament at Roane County High School.

  • Devils extend season with win

    The Harriman Blue Devils kept their postseason aspirations alive on the strength of a 21-0 third period to provide enough of a comfortable lead to cruise to the 56-45 win over the Berean Christian Eagles on Friday night in the opening round of the District 3-A Tournament.