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Today's Sports

  • State's top softball '...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    Diamond Softball Academy owner Darrell Williams was extremely proud when the Ten-nessee Sports Writers Association released its 2008 All-State Softball Team.

    Four of his students — Monterey’s Taylor Adkins, Midway’s Hannah Colyer, Coalfield’s Lindsey Fadnek and Oliver Springs’ Kim Hall — were all named to the Class A team.

  • Webb uses passing camp to hone...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    After losing more than half the starters on both sides of the football, Rockwood head coach John Webb knows his team has to grow up in a hurry if they expect to leave Oneida on Friday, Aug. 22 with a season-opening victory.

  • Harriman comes up short at state...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    Roane Newspapers

    Only one team will leave Lookout Mountain happy this week and unfortunately for Harriman fans, the Blue Devils won't be that team as the Harriman Major All-Stars dropped their first two games at the Dixie Youth Majors State Tournament.

    Harriman opened play Monday against defending state champion Goodlettsville and dropped a 10-0 decision. After a day off on Tuesday, the Blue Devils had their chances against Bolivar, but in the end they couldn't come up with enough hits and dropped a 9-3 decision.

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  • Kingston AAA sputters

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    For three and one-half innings Monday evening it appeared as if the Kingston AAA All-Stars were on their way to an opening round victory in the Dixie Youth AAA State Tournament at Signal Mountain.

  • 32nd camp draws 61 at Wartburg

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    The 32nd annual Morgan County basketball camp was another success, according to camp director Dallas Davis.

  • Oakdale to play 'Beyond the...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    Georgia plays between the hedges. Starting this season, Oakdale will be playing beyond the brick.

  • Kingston wins exciting state...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    After winning the District 8 AA title with relative ease, the Kingston AA All-Stars received a major challenge Monday afternoon in the opening round of the Dixie Youth AA State Tournament as the Jackets needed a two-out RBI single from Tyler Thurman to drive in Austin Key with the winning run in an exciting 14-13 victory over Hickman County.

  • Roane well represented in state...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    Three teams from Roane County will take their first step toward a possible Dixie Youth state championship Monday evening as the Kingston AA All-Stars, Kingston AAA All-Stars and Harriman Majors All-Stars will all play in Dixie Youth State Tournament opening round games.

  • Roane athletes now all-staters

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    The Tennessee Sports Writers Association (TSWA) released their 2008 Class A All-State Baseball and Softball teams earlier this week and Roane County is well represented as a total of four players received all-state honors.

  • Henry takes over at Coalfield

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    Keith Henry has coached in the shadows for most of his 19 seasons of coaching at Oneida and Coalfield. The long shadows that the late Jim May and Garry Kreis cast allowed Henry an opportunity to do his coaching without a lot of fanfare. Now, the 42-year old steps into the spotlight as he takes over the reigns as Coalfield head football coach.