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Today's Sports

  • Lady Waves plucks Eagles

    The Midway Lady Waves broke their winless streak Tuesday evening at home in a big way.

    Midway beat the Oakdale Eagles in a twin-bill with scores of 14-2 and 15-4.

    “They don’t give these wins away in the district,” Midway Coach Rob Vier said. “I told the girls you have to earn them.

    “We’ve been struggling, but we played better tonight.”

    The Lady Waves jumped on Oakdale hurler Destiny Ruppe from the beginning.

    In the first inning, Midway generated four runs on three hits.

  • Blue Devils down undermanned...

    The Harriman Blue Devils played host to the Bobcats of Oliver Springs as the two teams faced off at Riverfront Park in a soccer match Tuesday.

    Harriman celebrated senior night were able to come away with a 4-1 win.

    The Bobcats only dressed eight players for the game and both coaches mentioned it postgame.

    “We came out in the first half with a little bit of the big head because the team thought we had the advantage over them with eight players,” said Harriman Coach Christina VanMeter

  • Lady Jackets edged in close one

    The Kingston Lady Jackets lost 2-1 to King’s Academy Wednesday evening at Fort South West Point. The game was scoreless going into the 10th inning. Although King’s Academy struck first in the top of the 10th, Kingston rallied to score a run. With bases loaded, the Lady Jackets couldn’t complete the rally. Keylon Reynolds pitched the entire game for Kingston.

  • OS takes pair from Devils

    By Melissa Coley

    newsroom@roanecounty.com

    The weather was not kind to the Lady Blue Devils as Monday night’s game with Oliver Springs was not completed due to muddy field conditions which lead to having to play two five inning games at the Lady Bobcats home field on Tuesday night and the previously undefeated in district play Harriman Lady Devils fell to a defensively sound Oliver Springs team by scores of 5-3 and 2-1.

  • Green Wave washes out

    The Rockwood Tigers cinched the top spot in the district Tuesday night after sweeping Midway in a double-header at Midway.

    The Tigers won, 15-3 and 9-7.

    “I was really proud of the way our guys played today,” Rockwood Coach Jake Witter said. “We faced some quality arms from Midway.

    “They’re a quality team and these two wins today solidified us as the one seed in our half of the district in our division.

    “These games were huge for us and on top of that, we were playing on the road.

  • Kingston blanks Rockwood

    Tuesday was great weather for a soccer match, and that’s exactly what happened at Dr. Nat Sugarman Memorial Field in Kington as the Tigers of Rockwood travelled the short trip to Kingston to face the Yellow Jackets.

  • Lady Devils stay unbeaten in...

    By Melissa Coley

    newsroom@roanecounty.com

    It’s been a good week Harriman Lady Devil softball as they defeated inner county rivals Midway and Rockwood to stay undefeated in the district.

    Harriman traveled to Midway on last Thursday and easily defeated the Lady Waves by a final score of 16-1.

  • Slump continues for Yellow...

    The Kingston Yellow Jackets had trouble at the plate for the second game in a row, losing to Alcoa, 4-0, Tuesday night at Legion Field at Fort Southwest Point.

    “We’re just not hitting it at all right now,” Kingston Coach Bruce Robinette said.

    The Jackets had trouble from the beginning.

    Alcoa’s Ty Boyd doubled to begin the game for the Tornadoes. He was eventually brought home to make the score 1-0 in Alcoa’s favor.

  • Bobcats and Coalfield split

    By Melissa Coley

    newsroom@roanecounty.com

    Game one of a double header between Coalfield and Oliver Springs took extra innings with the tying and winning runs scored courtesy of two straight walks as the Cats defeated the Jackets by a final score of 6-5.

    After two and half scoreless innings, Ryan Jones singled followed by Bryson Alcorn who was hit by a pitch and both runners scored on a single by Joey York that was misplayed by the Coalfield outfielder and OS took a 2-0 lead.

  • OS can’t stop Jacket offense

    By Melissa Coley

    newsroom@roanecounty.com

    District leading Coalfield brought their bats to Oliver Springs on Tuesday evening and hammered out multiple extra base hits to defeat the Lady Cats by a final score of 10-2.

    “Coalfield is a good team and you have to bring your A team to compete with them and we didn’t bring or play our A game and they made us pay for it”, says Oliver Springs head coach Matt Headden.