When Kori Hamilton was named All-County Freshman of the Year in 2019, it was easy to see the potential the Tellico Plains girls basketball player boasted.
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One of Sweetwater boys basketball’s District 5-AA opponents has an opening at head coach. McMinn Central coach Doug Armstrong announced his retirement on March 30, concluding a career with the Chargers that spanned 21 years. That’s big news for Sweetwater. Armstrong notched a 425-208 overall…
When the 2020 football season kicks off, all three Monroe County high school football teams will be embarking on their second year under their respective head coaches.
Editor’s Note: The 2020 All-County Boys Basketball Team was selected by the Advocate and Democrat sports staff through the use of coach nominations, statistics and experience through team coverage.
Editor’s Note: The 2020 All-County Girls Basketball Team was selected by the Advocate and Democrat sports staff through the use of coach nominations, statistics and experience through team coverage.
As Tennessee’s backcourt readies for three highly-touted additions, redshirt junior guard Jalen Johnson entered the NCAA’s transfer portal to look for an opportunity to play more elsewhere.
In sports, it’s vital for any team to have an identity. Whether or not it has one can prove incredibly consequential, either good or bad, to its overall success.
After watching her team’s season come to a close in a sectional loss at Unaka, Tellico Plains head softball coach Sharon McKinnon had a prediction for the future.
A Tennessee softball player was handing her plane ticket to a gate agent at the airport on Thursday when coach Karen Weekly got a phone call that changed everything.
After losing 6-0 to Christian Academy of Knoxville on Thursday, the Sequoyah baseball team had a chance to make up for it on Friday, but the Chiefs couldn’t pull it off. Sequoyah fell 10-0 to CAK on Friday, dropping both games in a two-day series to end its first full week of play.
As the situation continues to evolve daily with COVID-19, we have received a number of inquiries from schools/school systems who are considering suspending classes and/or extracurricular activities for an extended period of time.
The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association announced Thursday that it plans to complete the BlueCross Girls Basketball Championships and next week's BlueCross Boys Basketball Championships as scheduled but with limited fan attendance.
The SEC announced it is suspending all regular season competition for teams in all sports on SEC campuses, as well SEC championship events, until March 30 because of the continued spread of coronavirus.
As head coach Jeremy Pruitt prepares for his third season with Tennessee football, he isn’t just making moves on the depth chart.
KNOXVILLE — Tennessee entered its regular season finale hoping it could build on an upset of No. 6 Kentucky, send its two seniors off with one final win in Thompson-Boling Arena and set itself up to earn a NCAA Tournament at-large bid during next week’s SEC Tournament.
The Tellico Plains girls basketball team’s season-ending loss in the Region 2-A semifinals on Monday might have given the Lady Bears a sense of deja vu.
The Sweetwater girls basketball team’s time in the district tournament was long, but its tenure in the region tourney was short. The Lady Wildcats lost 41-26 at Signal Mountain on Friday in the Region 3-AA Tournament quarterfinals, concluding their season. The loss came after Sweetwater (11-…
With just under two minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, head coach Gary Tucker subbed in his reserve players.