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Today's Sports

  • Coalfield girls, Sunbright boys...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    SUNBRIGHT — It was a regular season sweep for the Coalfield Lady Jackets and the Sunbright Tigers when the two Morgan County rivals battled it out on the hardwood Friday night.

    Coalfield used a 28 of 35 performance at the free throw line to capture a 67-53 win at Sunbright in girls District 4-A action, while Scott Stephens’ Tigers kept the Jackets winless on the season with a 62-45 triumph in the boys game.

    BOYS GAME

  • Lady Devils have busy week; edge...

    By BRODY JONES

    Roane Newspapers

    Playing three games in four days didn’t seem to hurt the Harriman Lady Blue Devils Thursday night as Jim Cordell’s squad rallied in the fourth quarter for a 51-50 victory over visiting Oneida.

    The news, however, wasn’t as good for the Blue Devils as they started slow and never caught the Indians in suffering a 53-48 setback.

    Girls Game

  • Area 4 championship field...

    By BROWNIE ROSE

    Roane Newspapers

    The same four girls teams that played for last year's Area 4 Championship made it to the semifinals again this year as Rockwood, Oliver Springs, Eagleton and Lenoir City have ruled Area 4 the past two years.

  • Armes keeps Coalfield's all...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    William Armes kept the all-state streak alive for the Coalfield football team. Armes was recently selected to the 2007 Tennessee Sports Writers Association Class A All-State Team as a defensive end making it the fourth straight year at least one Coalfield player has earned all-state honors on the football field.

    Armes became a two-time all-state performer after registering 88 tackles, including 20 behind the line, and three fumble recoveries.

  • Wartburg fans enjoy 'Dawgs...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    WARTBURG – It was two totally different games, but Wartburg fans enjoyed the outcome of both contests inside Dallas Reed Davis Gymnasium last Friday night.

    The Lady Bulldogs dropped in 11 three-pointers as they rolled to a 70-36 win over Sunbright in girls basketball action. Wartburg needed overtime to pull out an exciting 74-69 win over the Tigers in boys action.

    BOYS GAME

  • Harriman boys, girls take out...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY>

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    Inclement weather forced the postponement of last Tuesday’s match-up between Harriman and Kingston, but the Blue Devils and Lady Devils didn’t seem to mind six extra days of waiting as both teams picked up victories Monday night against their county rivals.

  • Clem to play baseball at Hiwassee

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    The 2008 Rockwood Tiger baseball team is expected to have quite a few players sign college scholarships before the season is over.

  • Midway Middle teams win three of...

    By BROWNIE ROSE

    Roane Newspapers

    The Midway Middle School Green Waves and Lady Waves finished up the regular season on a high note winning three of four games in a six-day period.

  • Lady 'Cats avenge only...

    By BRODY JONES

    Roane Newspapers

    The Oliver Springs Lady Bobcats avenged their only District 4-A loss of the year Thursday night with a resounding 75-60 victory over visiting Coalfield.

    The Oliver Springs boys weren’t looking for revenge as they defeated Coalfield earlier this season by 44 points, 96-52. Oliver Springs beat the Jackets by even more Thursday night at Terry Hacker Gymnasium as they rolled to a 91-31 victory.

    Girls Game

  • Roane athletes dominate Magyar...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    The 2007 Richard Magyar Memorial All Tri-County Football Team was recently announced and Roane County is again well represented on the all-star squad as 23 of the team’s 39 members are from Harriman, Kingston, Midway, Oliver Springs and Rockwood.