After having to fight and claw their way to the Area 4 AA title last week, the Rockwood Tigers played their first game in the TMSAA Class AA East Tennessee Sectional Tournament Wednesday evening and the Tigers put on a show in rolling to a 44-28 victory over New Center.
Harriman senior Jace Green is a prime example of how hard work on the gridiron and in the class room can pay off as Wednesday afternoon Greene signed scholarship papers with Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tenn.
After having their nine-game home winning streak snapped Friday night with a 72-59 loss to Columbia State, the RSCC men’s basketball team rebounded Saturday afternoon by crushing first-place Jackson State 81-43.
The Cherokee Middle School Yellow Jackets and Lady Jackets would see their hopes of winning the TMSAA Class AAA East Tennessee Sectional Tournament championship come to an end Saturday afternoon following first round losses in games played at Sevierville Middle School.
Sometimes the rims are unkind and that was the case Saturday morning as the Harriman Middle School Lady Blue Devils struggled offensively in a 41-26 loss at the hands of Happy Valley in the opening round of the TMSAA Class AA East Tennessee Sectional at Pigeon Forge.
In what was the equivalent of a heavyweight title-fight for District 3-A bragging rights, it was the Rockwood Tigers winning a unanimous decision by a 52-44 margin over the Midway Green Waves Friday night at Dr. Tom W. Evans Gymnasium in Rockwood.