Lady Lions fall to Knox Central, 4-0 Jay Compton
It was a cold and dreary Wednesday evening in Pineville and the Lady Lions just couldn’t get their bats going as they dropped a 4-0 decision to Knox Central in 51st District softball action.
“We made a few errors and gave them a couple of runs there early. We came up strong defensively for a few innings and then gave them a couple of more runs with errors,” Lady Lion coach Shari Knuckles said. “It was like our ...
Jay Compton Sports EditorThe Middlesboro Daily News
Lady Jackets improve to 13-0 Staff report
The Middlesboro girls’ tennis team ran their record to 13-0 on the seasons with a 9-3 win over Whitley County on Tuesday.
Lady Jackets took seven of the eight singles matches, with senior Taylor Moyers setting the tone with an 8-0 win over Desirae Sturgill. At number two singles, it was Madison Saylor downing Brittany Fuson 8-1. Hannah Warren defeated Anna Grace Zehr 8-4 and Jane Millett got past Hallie Jones 8-2.
Late runs lift Harlan past Lady Cats Staff report
Harlan scored one run in the sixth inning and two in the seventh to pull out a 5-2 win over the Bell County Lady Cats on Tuesday.
The Lady Dragons opened the scoring with a run in the first inning.
Anna Karst reached base on a walk and advanced to second on a passed ball. She scored on a triple from Torri Mitchell.
Bell County jumped into the lead with a pair of runs in the bottom of the first.
Morgan Garnett doubled to...
Tazewell Speedway hosts World of Outlaws Saturday Special to The Daily News
TAZWELL, Tenn. — Tazewell Speedway welcomes the World of Outlaws Late Model Series presented by Tri-State Tire of Middlesboro for an exciting one-night, $10,000 to win racing program on Saturday. Some of the nation’s best drivers are expected at Tazewell Speedway for the Outlaw Sizzler 50.
The World of Outlaws Late Model Series brings a close points race to Tazewell Speedway. Defending series champion Darrell Lan...
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LMU 3rd in SAC Echols Athletic Excellence Award standings ROCK HILL, S.C. — On the wings of two South Atlantic Conference championships and a total of six top-three finishes, Lincoln Memorial University capped the 2012-13 athletic season ranked third in the SAC Echols Athletic Excellence Award standings, which is given out annually to the member athletic department with the highest point total based on cumulative final standings in each of the conference’s sports.
Points are determined based on re...
Frazier, Latos lead Reds over Cubs Mark Schmetzer
CINCINNATI (AP) — Todd Frazier gave Mat Latos all the run support he needed, and Latos gave the Cincinnati Reds exactly what they needed to finish off a 10-game homestand in style.
Latos retired the first 10 batters and 15 of the first 16 he faced and mostly spared an overworked bullpen, and Frazier hit a long home run and the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 Wednesday.
“This is what we wanted so bad,” Re...
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Annual Trooper Island baseball tournament May 17-19 The seventh annual KIDS FOR KIDS Baseball Tournament, sponsored by KSP Post 10 in Harlan, will be May 17, 18 and 19 at Huff Park in Harlan. The first pitch will be thrown on at 4:55 p.m. on May 17. Games begin at 5 p.m. (first come, first serve).
All entries and deposits must be in by May 3 — no late entries. All proceeds will benefit KSP Trooper Island Camp. Divisions include: 11-12 years (eight team max), 9-10 year olds (six team...