Fueled by 31 points from Tyler Arnold, Sullivan North defeated county rival South 67-62 on Tuesday night for the Raiders’ first Three Rivers win since the 2014-15 season.
Dobyns-Bennett returned to the friendly confines of the Buck Van Huss Dome for the first time in six weeks on Tuesday night and scored a Big 7 Conference basketball sweep over rival Sullivan Central.
Gate City swept a Conference 40 twin bill from Lee on Tuesday, though it wasn’t easy. The Blue Devils pulled away in the second half of an 83-60 win after the Gate City girls edged the Lady Generals 52-47.
Sullivan North's boys basketball team visited Sullivan South on the Rebels' homecoming night Tuesday. The Golden Raiders played the spoiler, winning 67-62.
The girls of Sullivan North and Sullivan South met up on the basketball court Tuesday for a Three Rivers Conference contest, and the host Lady Rebels came away with the 55-20 win.
The Dobyns-Bennett girls finally broke through against Greeneville, defeating the Lady Greene Devils 56-53 at Hal Henard Gym on Monday night.
Jaime Nared hit a tiebreaking jumper with 10.3 seconds left for Tennessee, which erased a 15-point, second-half deficit to beat No. 6 Notre Dame 71-69 on Monday night.
Not only are other schools wearing commemorative patches, but many high schools and colleges have conducted their own “We Back Pat” games to raise Alzheimer’s awareness. Tennessee hosts No. 6 Notre Dame on Monday as part of the SEC’s “We Back Pat” week.
This season has been one of changes for both Cherokee varsity basketball teams, and that showed in Saturday night’s season rematch with Hawkins County rival Volunteer.
A key disqualification proved too large an obstacle in the David Crockett boys’ 53-48 loss to Sullivan Central at the Dickie Warren Dome on Saturday night.
In the nightcap, the Gate City boys saw strong performances from Zac Ervin and Mac McClung again en route to a 73-57 victory.
The Sullivan Central boys pinned a 53-48 Big 7 Conference loss on visiting David Crockett on Saturday in Blountville.
David Crockett visited Sullivan Central for a Big 7 makeup game on Saturday, and the Lady Cougars rolled to a 72-39 win.
The Sullivan East Lady Patriots’ emotional win against Elizabethton on Thursday didn’t have an adverse effect 24 hours later.
Dobyns-Bennett turned to seldom-used “JD” on Friday night to produce a 66-45 Big 7 Conference victory over Tennessee High at Viking Hall, but the Tribe girls weren’t celebrating after their 52-49 overtime loss to the Lady Vikings.