Local Sports Headlines
JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University men’s basketball coach Steve Forbes announced Wednesday that 6-foot-5 guard Ledarrius Brewer has transferred to ETSU from Southeast Missouri State. Due to NCAA transfer rules, Brewer will have to sit out the 2019-20 season and will have two year…
KNOXVILLE — It’s not Neyland Stadium without Vol fans, and single-game tickets as low as $30 are on sale now for this fall.
KODAK — There were no fireworks after the game, but fans still got a late-inning show as the benches cleared in the top of the ninth after a hit batsman. Two players were ejected, but no punches thrown in a 8-3 Mobile BayBears victory over the Tennessee Smokies in front of 3,106 fans at Smok…
JEFFERSON CITY — Featuring a slate against every 2018 regional participant, Carson-Newman coach Dave Franklin released the 2019 volleyball schedule Monday as the Eagles get set for 29 games, 15 at home and 12 against teams that qualified for the NCAA Tournament.
GREENEVILLE — A low pitch called a strike just made Greeneville Reds’ slugger Cameron Warren mad.
National Sports Headlines
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) -- Javier Reynoso hit a two-run double in the ninth inning, leading the GCL Yankees East to an 8-5 win over the GCL Phillies West on Thursday.
, (AP) -- Jesus Bolivar hit a two-run double in the eighth inning, leading the DSL Tigers2 to a 17-13 win over the DSL Giants on Thursday. The DSL Tigers2 swept the short two-game series with the win.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) -- Pedro Florimon hit a grand slam in the third inning, and Mike Foltynewicz allowed just four hits over six innings as the Gwinnett Stripers beat the Lehigh Valley IronPigs 11-2 on Thursday.
, (AP) -- Darel Belen hit a walk-off single with two outs in the 10th inning, as the DSL Red Sox1 defeated the DSL Braves 8-7 on Thursday. With the victory, the DSL Red Sox1 swept the short two-game series.
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Open total purse this year is more than $57 million, the richest in tennis history.
, (AP) -- Julio De La Cruz scored on an error in the second inning to help the DSL Mariners secure a 4-3 victory over the DSL Pirates2 on Thursday.
, (AP) -- Bryan Gonzalez had two hits and two RBI as the DSL Red Sox2 topped the DSL Pirates1 11-10 on Thursday. The DSL Red Sox2 snapped a seven-game losing streak with the victory.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Auburn coach Gus Malzahn makes it clear that his top early priority for preseason camp is picking a starting quarterback.