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Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano visits Daniel Boone runners - PHOTOS

Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano visits Daniel Boone runners - PHOTOS

March 4th, 2015 8:52 am by Tony Casey

"Boy, it would be nice if we had an Olympic silver medalist around to pace us on this 400 ... " joked Daniel Boone High School standout miler Adam Barnard in the middle of his workout Tuesday night at the school's track.

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Hampton tops Meigs County for state berth

Hampton tops Meigs County for state berth

March 3rd, 2015 10:32 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Hampton built leads of 16 and 19 points over the course of four quarters before having to go an extra overtime session to earn a trip to Murfreesboro next week with a nail-biting 88-80 win over the visiting Meigs County.

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'Toppers fall short at buzzer against Oak Ridge

'Toppers fall short at buzzer against Oak Ridge

March 3rd, 2015 10:31 pm by Trey Williams

Trailing 55-53 with 0.8 seconds left and an inbounds pass under its basket forthcoming, Science Hill's Peyton Wingate got a relatively decent look at a 3-pointer, but it came up short in the sectional loss to Oak Ridge.

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Cyclones can't pull off upset of Knox Fulton

Cyclones can't pull off upset of Knox Fulton

March 3rd, 2015 10:26 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton led by five after three quarters but the Falcons came to life and the Cyclones couldn't hold on for the upset. Fulton won 64-50 in a Class AA sectional basketball game Tuesday night at Treadway Gymnasium.

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Hampton girls lose heartbreaker at Oliver Springs

Hampton girls lose heartbreaker at Oliver Springs

March 2nd, 2015 11:20 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Hampton girls basketball coach Bud Hazelwood said he wouldn't have trouble sleeping after the effort his Lady Bulldogs gave in a 51-49 overtime loss in the Class A girls sectional at Oliver Springs.

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Lady Cyclones reach Murfreesboro again

Lady Cyclones reach Murfreesboro again

March 2nd, 2015 10:12 pm by Douglas Fritz

It wasn't easy, but Elizabethton punched its Murfreesboro ticket behind a pair of mammoth performances.

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Elizabethton, Hampton girls have eyes on state

Elizabethton, Hampton girls have eyes on state

March 1st, 2015 10:53 pm by Douglas Fritz

The Lady Cyclones will play host to Gatlinburg-Pittman tonight at 7 o'clock in a Class AA sectional basketball game. The winner earns a berth in the state tournament, which begins Thursday.

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McGue lifts Hilltoppers past D-B for Region 1-AAA title

McGue lifts Hilltoppers past D-B for Region 1-AAA title

March 1st, 2015 10:48 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill senior point guard Malik McGue made a 14-footer with 1.8 seconds left to give Science Hill a 69-67 victory over Dobyns-Bennett in the regional championship Sunday at the Buck Van Huss Dome.

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'Toppers advance to face D-B, Crockett ousted in Region 1-AAA

'Toppers advance to face D-B, Crockett ousted in Region 1-AAA

February 28th, 2015 10:43 pm by Trey Williams

Familiar foes will square off today in the Region 1-AAA basketball championship. Science Hill held off Tennessee High 52-46 in the semifinal nightcap after Dobyns-Bennett beat district tournament champion David Crockett 57-54 in the opener.

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Cyclones hang on to win Region 1-AA crown

Cyclones hang on to win Region 1-AA crown

February 28th, 2015 10:42 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton built a 17-point lead, and watched all but one point of it seep away in the fourth quarter. Still the Cyclones earned their first Region 1-AA basketball championship since 2003, holding off Greeneville 53-51.

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