Today's Sports

  • Bobcats defend home floor...

     After dropping their first District 4-A game at home against Oakdale on Dec. 10, the Oliver Springs Bobcats couldn’t afford to drop another district home game this early in the season.

    They wouldn’t as Tony Ingram’s squad downed Jellico 71-58 Tuesday evening to improve to 6-7 overall and 1-1 in district play.

  • Cherokee picks up South of the...


    Neighborhood rivals Midway and Cherokee got together Tuesday evening at Midway, and it was a good night for the Jackets and Lady Jackets as they took a pair of games from the home team.

    The first game of the evening wasn’t that close as Cherokee used a big second half on their way to a 51-23 victory.

  • RMS picks up road sweep


    The Rockwood Middle School Tigers took two from the Wartburg Bulldogs on Monday night at Wartburg.

    Girls Game

    In a game that had an abundance of runs, the Lady Tigers had the final one and defeated the Lady Bulldogs, 47-42.

  • No ACL, no problem for Farmer


    Words are powerful.

    For instance, when you hear the words courage, heart, leader, determined, gritty and hard-working used to describe a person, there’s a pretty good bet that person is extraordinary.  

  • Bobcats, Blue Devils split close...

     It was a night of defense and close games Friday at Harriman’s Richard D. Pickell Gymnasium as the Blue Devils hosted Oliver Springs.

    In the girls game, Harriman led for much of the evening and had to hold on late for a 39-35 victory.

  • ACAC competes in Tennessee event



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  • Rockwood swept by Meigs County


    The Rockwood Tigers and Lady Tigers traveled to Decatur Friday night and suffered a pair of losses at the hands of Meigs County.

    The Lady Tigers fell behind early and never recovered in dropping a 43-27 decision. 

  • OSMS splits with Midway


    Midway’s Caitlyn Ross scored 24 points, but it wasn’t enough as the Oliver Springs Middle School Lady Bobcats used a 49-23 swing on the boards and a 22-10 advantage in team steals to decisively take down the Lady Waves by a 52-32 final margin Monday night at Oliver Springs. 

  • Mt. Pisgah enjoys trip to...



    A lot of people enjoy the trip to Sevier County for shopping or sightseeing, but for the Mt. Pisgah Patriots and Lady Patriots it was a pair of wins over Christian Academy of the Smokies (CAS) on the basketball court that made Friday’s trip to Sevierville a good one.

  • Cherokee picks up two wins


    The Cherokee girls basketball team spent the weekend in Coalfield, playing three games on Friday and Saturday against Coalfield, Oneida and Burchfield.

    The trip was successful as a whole with Ashlee Brackett’s squad beating Coalfield and Burchfield, but losing to Oneida.