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Local Sports Update April 12th

Checking out Monday’s high school baseball scoreboard, we see that Oak Ridge topped Anderson County 5-4 in game one of a District doubleheader that concludes at 2:30 this afternoon on WYSH & WQLA. It’s Anderson County’s annual in-school game and area military veterans will be honored before the game. Elsewhere, …

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Mobile rallies for 5-4 win in series finale

(Submitted)  The Tennessee Smokies jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, but the Mobile BayBears battled back for three in the fifth and two more in the eighth to snag the rubber match of the season-opening, five-game series, 5-4, in front of 7,328 fans. The crowd of 7,328 marks the …

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Local Sports Update April 11th

It was another busy weekend of local sports and here is a look at the scoreboard. On the baseball diamond Friday, Sullivan South beat Clinton 12-3; Fulton blanked Campbell County 2-0; Union County got by Oak Ridge 13-12; Harriman crushed Oakdale 11-2; Oakdale got by Harriman 4-3; CAK beat Karns …

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SCS: Busch completes weekend sweep in Texas

Kyle Busch stormed past race leader Martin Truex Junior thirty-three laps from the finish and kept his Number-18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota in front the rest of the way to claim his second victory of the season on Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway. Busch led only thirty-four laps, but …

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XFS: Busch wins for 4th time this season

Kyle Busch continues to slice his way through the early months of the 2016 X-FINITY Series schedule, winning his fourth race of the season Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway. Busch started from the pole and led 150 of the two hundred laps, beating rookie teammate Erik Jones to the …

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Local Sports Update April 8th

Thursday was another busy day for local high school athletes. On the baseball diamond, the Halls Red Devils found a way to piece together three runs as they rallied for a 3-1 win at Clinton. Loudon knocked off Anderson County on Thursday 8-2. Elsewhere, Catholic topped Karns 12-9, Central shut …

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Smokies open season with homestand

The Tennessee Smokies have returned home to Smokies Stadium to begin the 2016 season with a five-game homestand on Thursdsay, April 7, against the Mobile BayBears, the Double-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Among the highlights for the first exciting, action-packed homestand are a magnet schedule giveaway on Opening Night, …

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Local Sports Update April 6th

Tuesday was a busy day for high school sports, so let’s head right to the scoreboard, where today we begin on the softball diamond. The Clinton Lady Dragons hammered Central 15-5 while Powell upended Anderson County 13-4. Oliver Springs outscored Jellico 11-8; Union County clobbered Pigeon Forge 16-0; Harriman downed …

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