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SCS: Johnson wins at Martinsville, secures Final 4 spot

(MRN)  Jimmie Johnson’s steady march toward what would be a record-tying seventh Cup Series championship continued Sunday afternoon at Martinsville Speedway. Johnson led just once all day, but he had the Number-48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet in front when it counted most – leading the final ninety-two laps and beating runner-up …

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Week 11 scores; Playoff week 1 schedule

Week 11 scores (final week of regular season) Farragut 49 Clinton 21 Harriman 62 Jellico 26 (Jellico eliminated from playoff contention) Oliver Springs 46 Wartburg 12 Rockwood 41 Tellico Plains 26 (Rockwood win eliminated OS from playoff contention) Alcoa 45 CAK (Alcoa wins region title, CAK takes second) Austin-East 48 …

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Dragons fall to Admirals in finale

Farragut 49 Clinton 21: The Dragons’ disappointing season officially ended Friday with a road loss at #4 Farragut. The Admirals closed their season with a record of 9-1, 4-1 in Region 3-5A, good enough for second place and a home playoff game this week, while the Dragons concluded a 1-9 …

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Sports Update: OR wins, AC falls

Carter 56 Anderson County 28: The visiting Hornets took advantage of five Maverick turnovers and eliminated AC from playoff contention with a 56-28 win on Thursday night. Despite the miscues, the Mavericks rolled up 412 total yards and got solid performances from running backs Mason Phillips and Chris Powell, each …

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Busy sports weekend on WYSH, WQLA, Merle

The WYSH Sports Crew swings back into action this week, starting Thursday with Sports Talk presented by the Rogers Group, which will broadcast live from Ace Hardware of Clinton from 4 to 6 pm with our weekly Dragon of the Past feature, an interview with Clinton football coach Josh Kerr …

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High school football polls

This week’s Associated Press high school football polls were released on Monday. In Class 6A, Maryville remains at #1, while Hardin Valley has climbed to #6 and Bradley Central is tied at #7. In Class 5A, this week’s Clinton foe Farragut is up to #4, while Rhea County is #5, …

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