Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part series of stories told by Ronnie Carter, who was executive director of the TSSAA for 23 years before retiring in 2009.
If Ronnie Carter wanted to shoot for the moon, why not blast off from a stadium with such a rich history that it was the site where a 17-year-old girl struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in succession?
Area high school officials have lost a source of income because of the pandemic, and they could face some tough decisions when sports resume.
High school sports in Tennessee suffered arguably the toughest blow in their history Wednesday.
With the good moments in sports come the ones we’d like to forget, but they stick with you for a lifetime.
Five athletes from Science Hill, Daniel Boone and Elizabethton signed national letters of intent with Division 1 universities Wednesday. Several others also played a part in the signing ceremonies.
Perhaps in the future fans can be a little less critical of those who brave the waters of officiating sports.
When the 2018-19 school year began, Cade Larkins was known throughout the area as a high school quarterback coming off a good season.
When Courtney Whitson walked into Dobyns-Bennett High School, two programs significantly changed.
ELIZABETHTON — Happy Valley rallied with seven runs in the sixth inning to defeat Johnson County in the opening round of the District 1-AAA softball tournament Thursday at Elizabethton High School.
CHURCH HILL—Ending a near-perfect Big Seven run, Daniel Boone captured its fourth consecutive conference championship on Tuesday with a 4-3 eight-inning conquest of stubborn Volunteer.
John Ramsey hit a two-run single in the eighth inning after Unaka took the lead on an error in an 11-8 win over Providence Academy on Thursday afternoon.
Lacrosse is one of the fastest ball sports in the world and looks a lot like structured mayhem out on the field.
Bernard Childress and Karissa Niehoff have co-authored an opinion piece about kids growing up in the digital age, and their solution hits the target square in the center.
Daniel Boone’s Hall of Fame class for 2018 is either 13 people or 35, depending on how you look at it.