Cherokee hasn’t started a season 5-0 since 2001, but the Chiefs (4-0, 1-0 Region 1-5A) have the chance to do so this week. All that stands in the way is their biggest rival.
JEFFERSON CITY — Lira Mathes’ first career goal in the 84th minute proved to be the difference as the Carson-Newman Eagles defeated the No. 6 Lincoln Memorial Railsplitters at McCown Field Wednesday evening.
JEFFERSON CITY — Facing a 1-0 deficit at the half, Carson-Newman completed a second half comeback bid to open South Atlantic Conference play with a 2-1 win over Lincoln Memorial under the lights of McCown Field on Wednesday night.
Morristown East at Tennessee High — Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Stone Castle
Farragut at Morristown West — Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Burke-Toney Stadium
Jefferson County at Science HillFriday, 7:30 p.m. — Kermit Tipton Stadium
Grainger at Elizabethton — Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Citizens Bank Stadium
It appeared Jefferson County had survived Morristown East volleyball’s upset bid Tuesday night at Isenberg-Siler Gymnasium as the Lady Patriots battled back from a 2-0 deficit with a pair of wins and then grabbed a 13-8 lead in the decisive fifth set.
Walters State has yet to lose a game inside ‘Z’ Buda Gymnasium this season, and it wasn’t about to let a conference rival change that.
Quavion Mincey gladly accepted the challenge he received at halftime — “if they kick it to you, make them pay.”
MARS HILL, N.C. — In a match filled with hitting errors, Carson-Newman seized control early but let the advantage slip through its grasp in its first road South Atlantic Conference test of the season losing 25-20, 27-29, 23-25 and 20-25 Tuesday evening at Chambers Gym.
Kevin Greene slugged 2 home runs and three singles while Allen Cruey went yard with a triple and two doubles to help Synchronized A2B cruise past Shanks 33-2 in Morristown Parks and Recreation Men’s Fall League softball action at Jones-Hodge Field.
While the skies were clear about Frank Lorino Park Monday night, the Morristown East unleashed a barrage of shots against Cocke County on the pitch. The Lady Hurricanes overcame a slow start to blast by the Lady Red 8-nil in a match up of former conference rivals.
MARS HILL, N.C. — Playing three matches on the road this week, Carson-Newman gets the ball rolling Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in the Tar Heel State with a South Atlantic Conference against Mars Hill looking to keep the momentum rolling from the opening weekend.
Knoxville – After three straight non-conference games at Neyland Stadium to kick off the 2019 season, the Tennessee football team began preparation for its first road game and first Southeastern Conference matchup of the fall.
SEVIERVILLE — The Chicago Cubs today named Single-A South Bend outfielder Brennen Davis and Double-A Tennessee right-handed pitcher Cory Abbott as the organization’s Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Year, respectively.
GREENEVILLE — Morristown West’s boys golf team came in second place while the girls placed third in Monday’s match against Greeneville and Grainger at Link Hills Country Club.
The Morristown West boys cross country team placed second out of 63 teams at the Eye Opener Championship Boys 5K at Spartanburg, S.C., on Saturday. Nathan Sia (17th, 17:29.8), Patrick Liposky (21st, 17:31.6), Christian Henry (28th, 17:39.7), Trent Lovelace (55th, 18:07.6) and Abraham Flores-…
If you scanned the sidelines of Saturday’s 45-0 victory by the Tennessee Volunteers, you might have seen a familiar face wearing the No. 52 jersey. Former Morristown West standout Matthew Salansky suited up with his teammates to enjoy their first victory of the season.