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Today's Sports

  • Roane State women on a roll

    By BRODY JONES

    Roane Newspapers

    The Roane State Raiderettes are on a roll and Motlow State became the latest victim of Todd Wright’s ladies Wednesday night as Roane State won their 11th straight game with a 78-58 victory over the Lady Bucks.

    Wednesday’s victory improves Roane State’s season record to 18-2 overall and the Raiderettes are tied for first place in the TJCCAA Eastern Division with a 6-1 conference mark heading into Saturday’s contest with Hiwassee.

  • Hughett's 7 treys clip...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    SUNBRIGHT--Oakdale and Sunbright battled it out on the hardwood for the second time in two weeks with the same results last Friday night.

    Fred Snow’s Lady Eagles followed their 12-point win at home against the Lady Tigers with a 52-34 victory at Sunbright. The Tigers enjoyed an 88-64 triumph of the Eagles after going to Oakdale and getting a 14-point two weeks ago.

    BOYS GAME

  • Roane State has successful...

    By BRODY JONES

    Roane Newspapers

    In their first home games in more than five weeks, the Roane State Raiders and Raiderettes picked up a pair of easy victories against different opponents on Monday.

    The evening opened with the Raiderettes crushing Bryan College’s JV squad, 87-23, then the Raiders knocked off Maryville College’s JV squad, 81-59.

    Roane State won’t have to wait another five weeks to play at home as the Raiders and Raiderettes host Motlow State Wednesday evening in a pair of TJCCAA contests.

    Women’s Game

  • Kingston falls to Anderson

    By BRODY JONES

    Roane Newspapers

    The Kingston Yellow Jackets and Lady Jackets were hoping that playing at home would be enough of a boost Friday night to knock off rival Anderson County, but it wasn’t to be as the Mavericks and Lady Mavericks left Roane County High School with a District 4-AA sweep.

  • Bobcats, Lady 'Cats sweep...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    In what might have been the two biggest district contests of the season for Oliver Springs, the Bobcats and Lady ‘Cats left Oakdale Tuesday night with a huge sweep of the Eagles.

  • Clowers to play for Tennessee...

    By GOOSE LINDSAY

    rcsports@bellsouth.net

    Harriman senior Doiron Clowers has worked hard throughout his high school career and now that hard work has paid off as the Blue Devil midfielder signed a soccer scholarship Wednesday to play for Tennessee Wesleyan College.

    "I'm extremely excited," Clowers said after making it official. "This is something I've really been wanting."

  • Both Harriman teams fall at...

    By BRODY JONES

    Roane Newspapers

    Tuesday night turned out to be a bad night for the Harriman Blue Devils and Lady Devils as they suffered a road sweep at Wartburg.

    The Lady Devils played well for a half, but then couldn’t throw it in the ocean in the second half as Wartburg picked up a 54-35 victory. The boys game was close throughout, but Harriman would be unable to pick up the win as Wartburg held on for a 67-64 victory.

    Harriman heads to Grace Christian Friday for a pair of key District 3-A games.

    Girls Game

  • Harriman holds off Midway

    By BROWNIE ROSE

    Roane Newspapers

    The Harriman Lady Devils and Blue Devils ran away with both games Friday night against visiting Midway.

    The Lady Devils used a mix of speed and a decided height advantage to roll to a surprisingly easy 76-46 win over the Lady Waves. The Blue Devils pulled away in the second half for a 72-47 win over the Green Waves.

    Midway returns to action Friday night with a game at Greenback while Harriman travels to Grace Christian.

    Girls Game

  • Coalfield shocks Lady 'Cats...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    COALFIELD - A long district winning streak is over for Oliver Springs. Coalfield ended the Lady Bobcats’ 22-game win streak in District 4-A action with a convincing 58-47 victory in John Jackson Memorial Gymnasium Friday night.

  • Oakdale snaps 11-game skid to...

    By BRIAN LANGLEY

    Morgan County News

    WARTBURG - It had been a long five years, but it finally paid off for Mike Barber’s Oakdale basketball team.