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Oak Ridge girls punch ticket to state

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GIRLS SECTIONALS SATURDAY AAA: Oak Ridge 59 Dobyns-Bennett 42…Science Hill 55 Maryville 52. AA: Grainger 44 Northview Academy 36…South Greene 65 Gatlinburg-Pittman 60. A: Midway 54 North Greene 52…Oneida 57 Cosby 52. STATE TOURNEY FIRST ROUND MATCH-UPS AAA: Thursday, March 7th, 11:30 am, Oak Ridge vs. Science …

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GOTS: Kyle Busch dominates at Vegas

(MRN) Kyle Busch turned in another dominating performance to win Friday night’s NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Strat 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Busch swept the opening two stages and took the checkered flag leading 111 of 134 laps to score his second straight series win after his Atlanta …

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XFS: Kyle Busch notches Vegas win

(MRN) It took successful a gamble, a serendipitous caution and a couple of overtimes for Las Vegas native Kyle Busch to win a second NASCAR Xfinity Series race on his home track, but Busch beat the odds in Saturday’s Boyd Gaming 300. A lap down at Las Vegas Motor Speedway …

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Oak Ridge falls to Bearden in Region title game

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL…BOYS REGION CHAMPIONSHIPS…THURSDAY R2AAA: Bearden 65 Oak Ridge 51…Oak Ridge at Dobyns-Bennett Monday at 7:00 in sectional round, Bearden home vs. Sevier County. R2AA: Fulton 59 Austin-East 56…Fulton will host the loser of Friday’s R1AA Championship game between Greeneville and Johnson County, while Austin-East will travel to the …

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Former CHS coach Nidiffer passes

Officials at Lincoln Memorial University have announced that former LMU baseball player and Athletic Director Jay Nidiffer passed away earlier on Monday.  Nidiffer, who also spent time as both a baseball and basketball coach at Clinton High School, was a native of Elizabethton. He attended LMU after a stint in …

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