Defending state champion Mason Polier of Union advanced to Saturday’s VHSL wrestling semifinals, joined by a host of other area grapplers participating in the Class 2 and Class 1 championships at the Salem Civic Center.
Union senior Ashley Cusano swam her way to two state championships Thursday at the VHSL Class 2 swimming meet to bring her total to seven in her high school career.
Like the weather outside, the East Tennessee State women’s basketball team suffered a cold snap against Samford on Thursday night inside Brooks Gym.
ABINGDON — The Ridgeview Lady Wolfpack used a strong rebounding game on both the offensive and defensive end to secure a spot in Saturday evening’s Mountain 7 girls basketball tournament championship with a 52-44 win over Gate City.
Inside the UVA Wise Prior Convocation Center Thursday night, Twin Springs took on J.I. Burton, and Rye Cove battled with Eastside with a shot at the district championship at stake.
WISE — Twin Springs played its way into the Region 1D tournament Thursday.
Tonight’s District 1-AA girls’ basketball games at Sullivan East have been postponed to set up a four-game slate of games on Friday at the Dyer Dome.
Friday night will feature game No. 3 for Gate City and Wise Central boys basketball. This time a title and a trophy and a whole lot of pride will be on the line.
Olivia Doran scored 16 points and Caitlyn Wallace ended with 10 to lead Dobyns-Bennett to a 51-32 victory over Tennessee High in a District 1-AAA tournament game at Cherokee High School on Wednesday.
Basketball can be a wild game, but there is rarely anything more crazy than what happened Wednesday night at the Dyer Dome.
Mac McClung, Zac Ervin and Bradley Dean each reached the 2,000-point mark for their careers, putting Gate City on the national map.
Ridgeview had four players reach double-figure scoring on the way to a 62-29 victory over Lee High on Tuesday in the opening round of the Mountain 7 District girls basketball tournament.
Twin Springs is headed to a Cumberland District girls championship game clash with Eastside after knocking off second-seeded Thomas Walker 59-49 on Tuesday in the tournament semifinals.
The third-seeded Gate City girls dodged upset-minded John Battle 42-41 on Tuesday to advance to Thursday’s Mountain 7 semifinals.
There will be a new girls basketball champion in the Mountain 7 District. Union used a late 5-2 run to close out Wise Central, the three-time defending VHSL Class 2 champion, 65-60 on Tuesday in the district tournament.