Today's Sports

  • Midway visits Kingston Thursday

    The Midway basketball teams travel to Kingston Thursday night for the first of their two season match-ups, after the Green Wave dropped a pair of District 3A games in Greenback Friday evening.
    The Lady Waves lost to Greenback 49-37, while the Green Wave were beaten 61-49.
    Greenback 61, Midway 49: Tevin Kilpatrick and Hunter Willis pumped in 20 and 14 points, respectively, to lead the Cherokees.
    Dalton Beason led the Green Wave with 13 points.

  • Tornadoes blow past Yellow...

    The Kingston basketball teams dropped their District 4AA opener at Alcoa Friday night, as the Lady Jackets were beaten 53-32, while the Yellow Jackets lost 64-50.
    Alcoa 53, Kingston 32: Alcoa led 13-7 after one quarter, but things slowed in the second, as the Lady Tornadoes outscored Kingston 9-7 for a 22-14 lead at halftime. A 16-10 third quarter and a 15-8 fourth quarter made the final score 53-32.
    Scoring summary
    Kingston (32): Baildon 2, Robinson 3, Bailey 2, Baggett 11, Wilson 4, Guillemet 8, Manfredi  2.

  • OSMS wins battle of cats with RMS

    The Oliver Springs Middle School basketball teams swept  a pair of games at Rockwood Middle School, as the Lady 'Cats defeated the Lady Tigers 35-10 and the Bobcats held off the Tigers 37-29.
    OSMS 35, RMS 10: Shaeli Hicks gave RMS a 2-0 lead, but OSMS scored 13 unanswered points to take a 13-2 lead after one quarter. Cassidy Gilmore scored nine of the Lady 'Cats points.

  • Halls Red Devils hex Oliver...

    It was a vexing night for the Oliver Springs High School basketball squads against the Halls High School Red Devils. The Lady ‘Cats gave a formidable effort, but couldn’t overcome Panda Riggs of Halls and her 26-point outburst in the 54-46 loss. The Bobcats found the going to be far tougher in a 75-42 loss to Halls.

  • RSCC’s strong second half beats...

    The Roane State Raiders used a strong second half performance to pick up an 81-57 victory over Bryan College’s JV squad in Dayton Thursday night.
    The Raiders led just 34-31 at halftime, but opened the second half with a 20-4 run to grab a 54-35 lead with 10 minutes remaining. The Lions never got closer than 16 points down the stretch as Roane State ran its record to 7-7 on the season.

  • HMS ends the week with a split...

    After dropping a pair of games to Midway Monday night, the Harriman Middle School basketball teams swept a pair of games from Fort Loudoun Tuesday, as the Lady Devils won 28-15 and the Blue Devils were victorious, 48-24, to sweep the season series over Fort Loudoun.
    Harriman 28, Fort Loudoun 15: Less than a week ago, Baron Tapp’s Lady Devils picked up a buzzer beater victory over the Lady Braves of Fort Loudoun; however,  the story was a lot different, but the outcome was the same...a win by the Lady Devils.
    Harlea Shillings led Harriman with six points.

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  • Midway Middle wins twice at...

    The Midway Middle School basketball teams swept a pair of games at Harriman Middle School Monday night, as the Lady Waves rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat the Lady Devils 32-30, while the Green Waves won 49-43.
    Midway 32, Harriman 30: Emylee Taylor scored Midway Middle's final four points, including the winning basket at the buzzer, to give the Lady Waves the 2-point victory.

  • Mt. Pisgah splits junior high,...

    It was a mixed bag of results for Mount Pisgah Christian Academy in Jr. High and High School hardwood hoops action against the Cedar View Academy Seahawks.
    The junior high and high school Lady Patriots picked up 22-10 and 51-42 wins, respectively, last Friday. The Mount Pisgah boys, however, found their road to be tougher to hold as they dropped 40-31 and 69-20 decisions, respectively, to the Seahawks.

  • Meigs County wins Tigers vs....

    After dropping a pair of games at Meigs County Tuesday, the Rockwood basketball teams return to Dr. Tom Evans Gym tonight to face county rival and District 3A foe Harriman.
    Coach Paul Kamikawa's Tigers lost to the Meigs County Tigers 68-49, while Coach Amy Breazeal's Lady Tigers lost 61-57.
    Meigs County 68, Rockwood 49: Meigs County led 12-8 after the first quarter, sparked by Wriley Smith's seven points, including 5-of-5 from the charity stripe. Ryan McCain had four points for Rockwood.