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Smokies walk off vs. Biscuits on Rice dinger

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies defeated the Montgomery Biscuits 5-4 in the second game of the series on Thursday night at Smokies Stadium. Ian Rice hit a walk off two-run home run to finish the game. Trey Martin opened the scoring when he hit a solo home run to left …

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Smokies take opener vs. Biscuits, 6-4

(Blake Von Hagen, Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies defeated the Montgomery Biscuits 6-4 in game one of the series on Wednesday night at Smokies Stadium. An early offensive outburst combined with good pitching down the stretch led the Smokies to a game one victory. Tennessee jumped out to an early …

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CHS hires Sams as new softball coach

Leonard Sams has been hired as the new Head Softball coach at Clinton High School. Sams spent several years at the helm of the Bearden softball program, and according to a Facebook post from Clinton High School Athletic Director Brad Collette, in which he stated wrote, “Leonard brings a wealth of …

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2018 high school football schedules

The 2018 high school football season kicks off the weekend of August 17th. We have posted the schedules for Clinton, Anderson County, Campbell County, Jellico, Oak Ridge and Oliver Springs on our website. Here are some highlights from this year’s slate. Clinton begins year two of the Randy McKamey era …

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Smokies rally to beat Barons, 5-3, even series

(Rob Harvey, Tennessee Smokies) The Smokies defeated the Barons on Monday night 5-3 as they tied the series up going into the finale. Trent Giambrone and Yasiel Balaguert led the offense with two hits apiece. Thomas Hatch was the starter for the Smokies and struggled with his control early on. …

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MENCS: Tire gamble pays off when rain falls for Bowyer

(MRN) Clint Bowyer celebrated his 39th birthday twelve days ago and Sunday afternoon, “Mother Nature” delivered a belated gift – a rain-shortened victory at Michigan International Speedway. After briefly dueling with Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kevin Harvick early in the third stage … with rain approaching, Bowyer held the race lead …

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