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Week 6 High School football schedule

THURSDAY…Oak Ridge at Sevier County FRIDAY…(WYSH) Anderson County at Clinton Midway at Oliver Springs Maryville at Bearden Oneida at Gatlinburg-Pittman Coalfield at Northview Academy Wartburg at Oakdale Lenoir City at Pigeon Forge Heritage at Alcoa South-Doyle at Carter Fulton at Gibbs Rockwood at Harriman Greenback at Kingston Morristown West at …

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Dragons fall in OT to Lay, Cougars

Friday night, the Campbell County Cougars spoiled Homecoming at Clinton High School by outlasting the Dragons 41-35 in overtime. Josh Lay was impressive for the Cougars (3-2, 2-0 in Region 3-5A), rushing for 301 yards and three touchdowns—including the game-winner in OT—on 45 carries and throwing for three scores on …

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Nemechek takes Truck race

John Hunter Nemechek managed his fuel mileage to perfection Saturday at Chicagoland Speedway, outlasting the competition to claim his first career win in his twenty-third start. Nemechek, 18-year-old son of veteran Sprint Cup Series driver Joe Nemechek, inherited the lead two laps from the finish when race leader Kyle Larson …

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Busch claims XFinity race

Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth swapped the lead three times in the final twenty-five laps of Saturday’s race before Busch prevailed at Chicagoland Speedway, notching his fourth victory of the season. He led the final three trips around the mile-and-a-half Joliet, Illinois, oval – running his …

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Hamlin takes 1st Chase race

Denny Hamlin passed up fresh tires in favor of track position and it paid big dividends Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway as the Joe Gibbs Racing driver won the opening event of the 2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. While most of the front-runners pitted for tires on the day’s …

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CMS wins 4th straight, but not without controversy

Thursday night the Clinton Hawks won their fourth straight middle school football game, but not without drama and controversy. Clinton got three touchdown passes from quarterback Jacob Brock, including the go-ahead score in overtime to Uriah Powers, on their way to a 26-20 victory over visiting CAK. Brock finished the …

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OR shuts out AC 41-0 in lightning-delayed game

The Oak Ridge Wildcats shut out the Anderson County Mavericks 41-0 Monday night as they completed a game suspended on Friday due to lightning. The game at Maverick Stadium was one-sided, as Oak Ridge (3-1) dominated throughout, outgaining the Mavs 376-151. The Wildcat offense, which had struggled to find consistency …

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High School Football Polls after Week 4

The high school football polls for this week were released on Monday and East Tennessee continues to be well-represented. In Class 6A, Maryville remained in the #1 spot and Dobyns-Bennett is #9. Seven teams either from our listening area or that could match up with local teams in the postseason …

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