Sullivan South’s 42-7 home-field whipping of Sullivan East on Friday night wasn’t nearly as one-sided as it may sound, but in the end it still was a rather convincing Region 1-4A victory for the Rebels.
Sullivan South scored 28 points in the third quarter to break open a close game and put away visiting Sullivan East, 42-7, in Region 1-4A action Friday night in Kingsport. The Patriots got on the board early and held a 7-0 lead after the first
Sullivan County rivals Central and East battled Friday night in Bluff City before the Cougars pulled away in the second half to claim a 28-14 Region 1-4A win.
Sullivan Central beat county rival Sullivan East 28-14 on Friday night in a Region 1-4A slugfest that could have gone either way for much of the evening.
There were no surprises in the District 1-AA volleyball tournament Tuesday night at the Dickie Warren Dome, where favorites Sullivan South and Elizabethton both advanced deeper into the postseason.
Sullivan South and Elizabethton advanced to the championship game of the District 1-AA tournament, the Lady Rebels fighting through to a three-set win over Sullivan East and the Lady Cyclones pulling out a four-set victory over Sullivan Central on
Sullivan Central swept Johnson County and Sullivan East breezed past Unicoi County on Monday to reach the District 1-AA volleyball tournament semifinals on Tuesday inside the Dickie Warren Dome in Blountville.
Sullivan South and Elizabethton both have Greeneville in the back of their minds when it comes to Region 1-4A play. But both must deal with the tasks at hand before meeting each other and Greeneville.
Down by five points in a decisive fifth game, Sullivan South rallied for a 3-2 win over Sullivan East in Three Rivers Conference volleyball action Thursday night at the Dyer Dome.
A halftime change at the quarterback position proved to be a winning move for Volunteer on homecoming night in Church Hill.
The Sullivan Central volleyball team took down Three Rivers Conference rival Sullivan East in three games on Tuesday. The Lady Cougars fought their way to a 25-23, 25-22, 25-21 victory over the Lady Patriots.
Among winners on the gridiron Friday night were Sullivan North, Elizabethton, Science Hill, Patrick Henry, Chilhowie, Castlewood and Ridgeview.
It’s still early in Southwest Virginia’s volleyball season, but Gate City traveled across the state line and came away with its first win of the year — and it was a huge one.
The more than $20 million project, funded by Sullivan County bonds, will bring together students currently attending Bluff City and Holston Valley middle schools, as well as the middle school portion of Piney Flats, a K-8 school.
In other games, Collin Trent scored two touchdowns to lead Cherokee to weather-shortened win over Union County while Volunteer and Sullivan East came up short in their season openers.