With a chance to clinch a share of the Southern Conference regular-season championship, the East Tennessee State basketball team couldn’t get it done.
North Greene girls basketball coach James Buchanan is a big Duke fan. But he used the offense made famous by North Carolina coaching legend Dean Smith for his Lady Huskies to hold on to a fourth-quarter lead against Unaka.
ELIZABETHTON — Unicoi County didn’t get to breathe a sigh of relief until Bud Icenhour’s potential seventh trey lipped out like a stubborn putt at The Masters.
Larry Abel Jr. resigned as Happy Valley girls’ basketball coach Tuesday after six seasons leading the Lady Warriors program.
A decade before he was waving the checkered flag at Daytona, Austin Dillon was holding up a championship belt at Bulls Gap.
ELIZABETHTON — Pretty much all that can be said about Abbey Crawford after that performance is: Wow.
As good as the East Tennessee State basketball team has been on the road this season, the Bucs are glad to be back home for their final three games.
There were two close affairs in the District 1-A basketball tournament boys’ and girls’ consolation games Monday night.
Michael Smelser has been a part of the area’s top two high school soccer programs. Now, he wants to bring that experience to David Crockett as the school’s new soccer coach.
— Charlie Bayless’ 60 seasons as a head coach and 59 years at Happy Valley are national records. His teams made nine state tournament appearances and won the school’s second state championship in 1974.
East Tennessee State knows it has a hot commodity on its hands and the university has taken a big step toward keeping basketball coach Steve Forbes around for as long as it can.
ELIZABETHTON — It would be hard to script a more exciting high school basketball game.
A picture is usually worth 1,000 words, but this one has a value of a staggering 3,734 victories.
FRANKLIN — Just call it championship Saturday for several local wrestlers.
GRAY— Saturday at the District 1-A basketball tournament turned into a surprise party in both brackets.