Today's Sports

  • Tigers hammer Bears, 21-0

    It was business as usual for the Rockwood Tigers as they used a 15-run third inning to take a convincing 21-0 win over the Tellico Plains Bears Friday evening in the first round of the District 3-A Tournament. 

  • OS tops Oakdale, 16-6

    It wasn't the easiest win for Oliver Springs, but the Bobcats pulled away from a scant 6-3 lead in the bottom of the fourth inning to take a 16-6 win over Oakdale Monday night. 

    Oakdale started the game off with a solo blast by Ryan Powers for the early 1-0 lead. 

  • Jackets stay alive with 7-3 win

    Two days after suffering a disappointing 8-7 loss at the hands of Alcoa, the Kingston Yellow Jackets bounced back and kept their season alive Monday evening with a 7-3 victory over Stone Memorial in the loser's bracket of the District 4-AA Tournament being played at Christian Academy of Knoxville.

  • Lady Tigers rip Lady Rams, 10-0

    After splitting a pair of games in the regular season, Monday's match-up between No. 2 Grace Christian Academy and No. 3 Rockwood in the second round of the District 3-A Tournament was expected to be close. That wasn't the case, however, as Larry Brackett's Lady Tigers put together a strong performance in rolling to a 10-0 victory.

  • Lady Waves down Tellico Plains,...

    The Midway Lady Green Waves moved one step closer toward a possible District 3-A Tournament championship Monday evening with a 7-2 victory over Tellico Plains.

  • FAST Camp set for June

    The 2011 F.A.S.T Football Camp for ages 6-13 will be held from 5-8 p.m. on June 6,7 and 9 at Roane State Community College.

    The camp will be directed by Oliver Springs head coach Wiley Brackett, Cherokee head coach Brian Pankey and Rockwood head coach John Webb.

  • Bobcats survive first round...

    It might not have been their best performance of the season, but the Oliver Springs Bobcats kept their season alive Thursday evening with an 8-4 victory over Sunbright in the District 4-A Tournament play-in game.

  • Lady 'Cats pummel Jellico,...

    The Oliver Springs Lady Bobcats celebrated their Senior Night with a 15-0 thumping of the Jellico Lady Blue Devils Thursday night in the opening round of the District 4-A Tournament. 

  • Griffin enjoys high speed ride


    Special to the News

    I got to experience a ride of a lifetime recently as he took to the track at Smoky Mountain Speedway.

  • Roane State basketball players...

    Roane State Community College basketball player Brad Reid has signed to play at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and guard Yavario Smith has signed with the University of Central Missouri.