Wise Central and Union set the tone early in their opening-day games of the Powell National Bank Tip-Off girls’ basketball tournament at Virginia-Wise’s Prior Center.
The J.I. Burton Raiders scored a nondistrict win on Thursday against the Holston Cavaliers behind 31 points from Caleb Williams. Trevor Culbertson and Zach Campbell also chipped in for the Raiders with 12 and 11, respectively.
Bo Hodges is getting healthy, and that’s good news for the East Tennessee State basketball team. Hodges, the Bucs’ versatile guard, is back in the lineup after missing five games with a groin injury.
The Milligan College women’s basketball team is off to its best start since 2015-16, winning nine straight to start the season. The Lady Buffaloes also started 9-0 in 2015 and finished 23-8.
Sun, surf and the most iconic cross country race in the nation. That is what Science Hill freshman state champion Jenna Hutchins will be looking at when she goes west to San Diego for the 40th edition of the Foot Locker Cross Country National Championships on Saturday.
Long before Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was playing for one of the top college football coaches in America, he was a little boy playing on his grandmother’s farm in Fall Branch.
Bristol Motor Speedway received another honor recently as The Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race was chosen as the best NASCAR Cup Series race of the 2018 season in a poll conducted by veteran motorsports reporter Jeff Gluck’s website.
With rosters full of football players from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, the FCA All-Star game will be held next week.
Jeremy Houseright, a Gate City graduate, is only the sixth football coach to be hired at Gate City since 1956.
Peyton Baker scored on a put-back at the buzzer to give Volunteer a 62-60 victory over David Crockett in Big 7 Conference boys basketball action on Tuesday. Volunteer (2-0) rallied from eight points down in the latest stages of the game. Chance
A balanced, methodical approach to a Three Rivers Conference basketball game on Tuesday night at Treadway Gymnasium produced a 61-57 win for Elizabethton over preseason favorite Sullivan East.
The Scott County School Board met Tuesday and planned to name an individual to replace Chris Akers as the head of the Blue Devil football program. By late Tuesday night, the school board had not made their decision.
Liberty overcame a late East Tennessee State rally and a major mistake to hold off the Bucs 89-86 Tuesday night in a nonconference women’s basketball game at Brooks Gym.
Four days after pouring in 35 points in a loss to David Crockett and two weeks removed from hanging 51 on South Doyle, Daniel Boone whiz Chad Heglar deferred to teammates Tuesday in a boys basketball win over Cherokee.
The Lee Generals Youth Football Program out of Lee County has the opportunity to put its program and all of Southwest Virginia on the national stage this month.