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Today's Sports

  • MMS loses to Chuckey-Doak 54-39...

    Midway Middle School’s hopes of a TMSAA East Tennessee AA Sectional championship ended Saturday afternoon following a 54-39 loss to Chuckey-Doak.

    Saturday’s contest was decided early as the Black Knights came out on fire. Chuckey-Doak’s Cayden Phillips hit three 3-pointers in the opening frame to lead the Black Knights to a 16-2 lead after six minutes of play.

    Phillips stayed hot in the second period. He buried two more triples and scored eight total points in leading Chuckey-Doak to a 32-10 lead at halftime.

  • Kingston, Oliver Springs lose...

    Both the Kingston and Oliver Springs basketball teams dropped district double-headers Tuesday night.

    The Kingston Lady Jackets were beaten 48-44 at Alcoa to fall to second place in District 4AA at 5-2, while the Yellow Jackets were defeated 61-45 by the Tornadoes to fall to 0-7. Kingston travels to Scott County Friday to close out their regular season league schedule.

    The Lady Bobcats lost 46-39 at Oakdale, while the Bobcats were beaten 77-50 by the Eagles.

  • Tuttle scores 32 points in Lady...

    It was a career night for Rachael Tuttle and the Midway Lady Waves as they swept the season series against Oakdale Monday night in a make up game from an earlier postponement because of weather.

    Tuttle scored a career high 32 points that included seven three point baskets as the Lady Waves eased away from the Lady Eagles 75-54. Midway improved to 15-5 on the year and are a perfect 9-0 in non-district games.

  • Coalfield Yellow Jackets sting...

    By Michael Lindsay

    newsroom@roanecounty.com

    Terry L. Hacker Gymnasium at Oliver Springs High School was packed Friday, as the Lady Bobcats and Bobcats hosted Coalfield in a District 4A double header. The Lady Jackets defeated the Lady Bobcats 56-48 in overtime, while the Bobcats lost 70-65 to the Yellow Jackets.

    Coalfield 56, Oliver Springs 48: Fans in attendance  got their money’s worth, as the Coalfield Lady Jackets managed to steal an overtime win on the road against the Oliver Springs Lady Bobcats by a score of 56-48.

  • Meigs County, Midway split games...

    The District 3A-leading Meigs Co. Lady Tigers and Tigers rolled into Midway last Friday and came away still leading and unbeaten in the league

    The Lady Green Waves put up a good fight for a half but lost all firepower in the second half and fell 52-38. Midway dropped to 6-5 in the district and are 14-5 overall.

    The Green Waves lost by 50 earlier at Meigs Co. but only lost by 41 this time 87-46. Midway drops to 2-9 in the district and are now 3-17 overall.

  • Kingston sweeps Harriman in...

    A nice, homecoming crowd at Kingston Friday night saw the hosts sweep county rival Harriman, as the Lady Jackets defeated the Lady Devils 57-44 and the Jackets bested the Blue Devils 58-52 to snap a five-game losing streak.

    Kingston 57, Harriman 44: Abby Wilson led Kingston with 28 points, two rebounds, and seven steals, while Rachel Layne chipped in 12 points, four rebounds, one assists and two steals. Rachel Baggett was the leading rebounder with eight, along with two points, two assists and four steals.

  • Rockwood loses two games at...

    The Rockwood basketball teams traveled to Grace Christian last Friday night for a District 3A twin-bill, but came home losing both contests. The Tigers lost 71-38 and the Lady Tigers lost 54-39.

    Grace Christian 71, Rockwood 38: Austin Cooper led Rockwood with 13 points. Case Miller added eight.
    Jacob Wilson was the leading rebounder with five, while Matthew Thompson had four steals.

  • Harriman sweeps Concord...

     

    The Harriman High School basketball teams hosted the Lions and Lady Lions in a District 3A matchup on the eve of a huge county rivalry game at Kingston.

    Neither Harriman team was looking ahead to either Jacket team as the Lady Devils picked up a 67-28 victory, while the Blue Devils won 80-45.

    Harriman 67, Concord Christian 28: The Lady Devils were down two starters on Thursday night, but that didn’t stop them from coming out of the gate and picking up a big victory over Concord.

  • OSMS Lady Bobcats win Area 4 AA...

    Trailing by 12 points midway through the third quarter of Thursday’s Area 4 AA Championship Game, it appeared the Oliver Springs Lady Bobcats were dead in the water. That wasn’t the case, however, as Tonya Collins’ squad fought back and knocked off Wartburg, 46-45, when Courtney Chaston put back a missed shot with 2.6 seconds remaining.

  • HMS boys win Area 4 AA...

    After winning the Area 4 AA regular season title without a loss, Allen Hickman’s Harriman Blue Devils repeated the feat in the Area 4 AA Tournament. The Blue Devils captured the title Thursday night with a 54-32 victory at Wartburg Central Middle School.