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Oak Ridge 56 Clinton 21 (Stats)

Oak Ridge     21-28-7-0—56 Clinton           0-  7-7-7—21 Scoring Oak Ridge—Tee Higgins 51 pass from Johnny Stewart (Carson McGhee kick), 11:01, 1st Oak Ridge—Stewart 4 run (McGhee kick), 8:25, 1st Oak Ridge—Jordan Graham 2 pass from Stewart (McGhee kick), 2:29, 1st Clinton—Demarea Whitt 9 pass from Luke Harrison (Garrett Zody kick), 11:07, …

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Smokies’ rally falls short, 11-7

LF Chesny Young tied a season-best with four hits, while Kelly Dugan added a pinch-hit, two-run home run, but it was not enough for the Smokies. Jacksonville scored three in the first and fifth and added five more in the seventh, as the Suns defeated Tennessee, 11-7, on Thursday night …

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Smokies drop opener to Suns 5-1

(Tennessee Smokies)  RF Ian Happ had a stellar night at the plate – reaching base all four times – but his effort was not enough. Jacksonville smashed two home runs and churned out 15 hits, as the Suns defeated the Tennessee Smokies, 5-1, on Wednesday night in front of 2,465 …

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Kennedy wins Bristol Truck Series race

(MRN)  Ben Kennedy held off a late challenge from Brett Moffitt to notch his first career victory on Wednesday night at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kennedy started thirteenth in his Number-33 G-M-S Racing Chevrolet and led just twenty laps … but they were the ones that counted most, at the end …

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Former UT player, Clinton coach Honea passes

Ken Honea, a starting blocking back on Tennessee’s final single-wing team in 1963 and former Clinton High School football coach, died Tuesday in Chattanooga at the age of 73. He came to Tennessee after a stellar career at Chattanooga’s City High. Honea lettered at Tennessee three seasons (1961-63), playing not …

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Smokies bomb Blue Wahoos, avoid sweep

(Tennessee Smokies)  Looking to avoid a sweep, RHP Zach Hedges hurled five innings of scoreless ball and drove in two runs at the plate, while CF Lane Adams garnered three hits – including his first home run as a Smokie – as the Tennessee Smokies emerged with a 9-4 victory …

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High school football Week 1 schedule

High school football season kicks off Thursday in East Tennessee. Here on WYSH and WQLA, the 2016 campaign kicks off Thursday at 4:00 when Sports Talk presented by the Rogers Group premieres live from Dragon Stadium with previews, interviews, predictions and more! Then, at 7:00, right after Trading Time Primetime, …

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CWTS: Marks wins in soggy Ohio road race

(MRN) Justin Marks got the best of his thirty-nine X-FINITY Series rivals on Saturday by mastering a soggy circuit and driving to victory at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Marks, widely known as a road racing specialist but making just his twenty-fifth career series start, led a race-high forty-three laps …

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