After seven scoreless innings, Mark Vientos delivered a single to score Shervyen Newton from second in the bottom of the eighth inning to give the Kingsport Mets (2-0) their first run of the game against the Princeton Rays.
The local golf tournament scene heats back up this weekend when the Link Hills Invitational is held in Greeneville.
The two-game winning streak for the Tri-Cities Otters soccer team (2-4-2) came to an end on Wednesday night at Kermit Tipton Stadium when they lost 1-0 to the Birmingham Hammers.
John Ward, the legendary voice of the University of Tennessee sports, died Wednesday evening after a lengthy illness. He was 88.
Mike Rhodes was defensive coordinator for two years at Union. He was also the school’s softball coach
The K-Mets pounded out 13 hits, including a 3-for-4, three-RBI performance from Shervyen Newton, on the way to a 7-3 win over Princeton on Tuesday.
The Kingsport Mets notched the first win of the 2018 Appalachian League season on Tuesday, beating the Princeton Rays 7-3 at Hunter Wright Stadium.
Heading into Muddy Creek Raceway this weekend, Eli Tomac has gotten off to a fast start in a bid to defend his Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship.
Tennessee’s football team boosted its offensive line by adding Alabama graduate transfer Brandon Kennedy, the university announced Tuesday.
After eight years of serving as head coach for two major sports programs at J.I. Burton, Jim Adams is going back to working in just one.
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A fight broke out between the parents of rival softball teams at Brickyard Park in Kingsport this past Saturday night. At least half a dozen men were involved in the short scuffle and in the end, both teams were disqualified from the tournament, no injuries were reported and no one was arrested.
Appalachian League baseball has been around for a long time, and there are plenty of interesting faces, names and places through the years.
Cooper Farris knows a lot about baseball. He also knows some about the Kingsport area. Farris will put his knowledge of both together this summer as an assistant coach for the Kingsport Mets.