On Tuesday night at Kermit Tipton Stadium, the Dobyns-Bennett boys soccer team came out with a 4-2 win over Science Hill — but there was a bigger purpose being served than just a soccer match.
The local soccer community is coming together to help one of its own.
Dobyns-Bennett High School hopes to keep its boys soccer program flying high with Monday's announcement that Tom LaGuardia has been named the new coach.
It wasn’t easy, but easy doesn’t matter at this time of year.
GREENEVILLE — The competitive phase of the District 1-AA girls soccer championship match at Fox Field lasted just 14 minutes.
KINGSPORT — After wading through the Big Five Conference and barely breaking a sweat, the Science Hill girls soccer team strolled to the District 1-AAA championship Thursday night with a 3-0 shutout of Tennessee High.
Science Hill took no chances in an elimination game.
KINGSPORT — Science Hill wrapped up the Big Seven Conference girls soccer title on Tuesday night, but Dobyns-Bennett made sure it didn't come easy.
ELIZABETHTON — Sullivan South got an early gift from Elizabethton, which scored an own goal, but the Lady Rebels were unable to take advantage of the break and fell 5-2 on Tuesday evening at Citizens Bank Stadium in conference soccer play.
Dobyns-Bennett kept shooting and shooting. They just weren’t going in — until the final 15 minutes.
ELIZABETHTON — The storm that blew through the Tri-Cities on Thursday afternoon was a precursor to the action at Citizens Bank Stadium, where Dobyns-Bennett took on homestanding Elizabethton in non-conference girls soccer action.
Once Paige Carlsen and Science Hill took off, Dobyns-Bennett didn’t have the horsepower to hang around.