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Today's Sports

  • Pickett County mauls ‘Cats

    The Pickett County Tigers outscored the entire Oliver Springs Bobcats basketball squad on Tuesday night on 3-point shots alone, draining 12 of them in route to a 76-35 win., after OS beat Berean Christian 72-48 Monday.
    Oliver Springs battled tooth and nail in the early stages of the first period, only trailing 10-8 before an 8-0 surge by the Tigers to close out the opening period gave Pickett County the early 18-8 lead.

  • Spring City Middle School...

    The Harriman Middle School basketball teams hosted the Spring City teams Monday night before starting their Thanksgiving vacation on Wednesday; however the Lady Devils were beaten by the Lady Bulldogs 30-14 and the Blue Devils lost a close one, 49-46, to the Bulldogs.
    Spring City 30, Harriman 14: The Lady Devils have struggled with slow starts this season, but that wasn't the case Monday.
    Harriman was led in scoring by Sydney McCullum's 4 points.

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  • Roane State had a bad walk in...

    The Roane State Commuity College basketball teams had a rough weekend in West Tennessee, losing three of four games played against Southwest Community College and Dyersburg State.
    On Friday evening, the dropped both games at Southwest Community College, as the Raiders were beaten 74-56 and the Raiderettes won 75-54, while the teams dropped both games at Dyersburg State Saturday, as the Raiderettes lost  77-62 and the Raiders were beaten 89-79.

  • It is rivalry weekend for...

    Thanksgiving weekend brings some closure to the college football season, as conferences wrap up their push for championships and to fill their bowl affiliations.
    Things are set in the SEC, as Alabama clinched the SEC West and will play Eastern division champ Florida in Atlanta Dec. 3. Florida (6-2, 8-2) defeated LSU (4-3, 6-4) 16-10 Saturday to face the Crimson Tide for the SEC crown.

  • DENIED

    Kingston's request to move from Region 2AAA to Region 3AAA was denied by the TSSAA Board of Control Thursday.
    Kingston was placed into Region 2 with Alcoa, Ausin-East, Gatlinburg-Pittman, Northview Academy, Pigeon Forge and Scott, but wanted to move into Region 3 with Brainerd, Loudon, McMinn Central, Red Bank, Signal Mountain and Sweetwater for the 2017-2021 school years.

  • Rockwood Middle School, Oakdale...

    The Rockwood Middle School basketball teams split a pair of games with Oakdale Thursday in the Bill Thompson gym, as Tigers downed the Eagles 32-19, after the Lady Eagles flew over the Lady Tigers 33-11.
    Rockwood 32, Oakdale 19: "We must learn to shoot layups and take care of the basketball," said Tiger Coach Jeff Allen.
    The Tigers led 6-0 after the first quarter, as Dalton Moss scored all six points, and they extended the lead to 13-0 at intermission. Ajay Tilley scored three points for RMS, while Moss and Nathan Smith scored two points each.

  • Voice of Children sets 5k run...
  • Cornellison, Bertram help Lee...

    Kingston’s Haley Cornellison and Midway’s Abby Bertram have contributed to Lee University’s early 2-1 record.  Cornellison has scored 26 points on 10-0f-16 from 2-point range, 1-of-2 3-point attempts and 5-of-6 free throws with 14 rebounds, eight assists and four steals. Bertram has scored 17 points on 6-of-14 2-point baskets and 5-of-5 free throws with 12 rebounds, six assists and three steals, according to Lee University’s website.