The Ole Ball Coach is coming to town this weekend.
The Bell County Lady Cats showed some flashes of dominance in Monday's 25-10, 18-25, 25-18, 25-12 district win over Harlan.
A strong defensive effort carried the Bell County Bobcats to a 19-0 win over Wayne County in the district opener for both teams on Friday.
Ben Maynard ran for 186 yards and three touchdowns to lead Pikeville to a 31-20 win over the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets on Friday.
Turnovers were a contributing factor on Friday as the Pineville Mountain Lions dropped a decision to the Claiborne Bulldogs, 45-0.
The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets knocked off Knox Central 2-1 on Thursday to capture their first win of the season.
Bell County's 11 and 12-year-olds have posted bowl wins over Hancock County the last two weekends.
MARS HILL, N.C. — The 20th-ranked Railsplitters (4-1-1, 1-1-1 SAC) suffered their first loss Wednesday evening as the home standing Mars Hill Lions (2-4, 2-1 SAC) scored the game winner in the 82nd minute to nab a 2-1 upset in South Atlantic...
MARS HILL, N.C. — Sophomore Michelle Hunter (Tecumseh, Ontario) struck for the third- consecutive contest as the Lady Railsplitters (4-2, 2-1 SAC) cruised to a 4-1 victory over the Mars Hill Lions (0-7, 0-3 SAC) Wednesday evening at Belk Field...
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lady Railsplitters (7-5, 3-1 SAC) take to the road for the fourth straight weekend, traveling into the Tar Heel State for South Atlantic Conference duels against the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears (8-3, 2-2 SAC) and the Brevard...
On of the more interesting games in the state this week will be at Middlesboro on Friday as the Yellow Jackets host Pikeville in an inter-sectional showdown on Lee Majors Field.
The young Pineville Mountain Lions have impressed in back-to-back blowout wins over McCreary Central and Lynn Camp. The task figures to be much tougher this week as Pineville hosts Class 4A Claiborne, Tenn., on Friday.
The Bell County Lady Cat volleyball team has been coming on in the last week with two wins over Middlesboro and one over Harlan. But their momentum was stopped on Tuesday as Lynn Camp came from behind to pull out a 19-25, 25-22, 22-25, 25-25, 15-13...
The Middlesboro Middle School Lady Jackets scored the final 16 points of the first half to turn a close game at Pineville into a rout. The Lady Jackets went on to a 34-6 win over the Lady Mountain Lions in 7th and 8th grade action on...
Senior Karrah Hart had a big night for the Middlesboro Lady Jackets as they snapped a 13-match losing streak with a 25-19, 25-14, 25-18 win over Harlan on Monday.
ETOWAH, N.C. — Senior Lindsay Davis (Harrogate, Tenn.) turned in the best tournament finish of her career as the Lady Railsplitters made an 11-shot improvement in the final round of the Etowah Intercollegiate on Tuesday in Etowah, North...
After back-to-back emotional rivalry games that weren't decided until the fourth quarter the start of district play almost comes as a relief for the Bell County Bobcats.
BEREA — The Lincoln Memorial women's cross country team claimed a third-place finish at the Berea Invitational, which was a 5k event hosted by Berea College this weekend.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls:Class 6A1. Lou. Male (4-0)2. Scott Co. (5-0)3. Lou. Trinity (3-2)
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — After keeping their unbeaten record intact this past week, the Railsplitters (4-0-1) moved to 20th in the NSCAA/Continental Tire Division II national poll and third in the southeast region rankings, officials with the...
A strong Middlesboro rushing attack was too much for Harlan as the visiting Dragons lost to the Yellow Jackets 48-10 on Friday.
On a night when tensions ran high on Log Mountain the Bobcats took control of their game against Knox Central with a pair of long touchdown drives in the second half and held on for a 15-6 win over the Panthers.
Striking quickly and striking often the Pineville Mountain Lions celebrated their Hall of Fame weekend with a 57-6 romp over Lynn Camp Friday night.
The Middlesboro Middle School girls basketball teams each split a pair of games on Saturday during a play day at Harlan County High School. Both the MMS 5th and 6th grader as well as the 7th and 8th graders beat Black Mountain and lost to...
The Associated PressFootballAdair Co. 42, Monroe Co. 14Anderson Co. 36, Mercer Co. 0Beechwood 42, Franklin Co. 13Bell Co. 15, Knox Central 6Bellevue 50, Carroll Co. 14
Drake Thomas threw for two touchdowns, Isaiah Williams ran for two and the Middlesboro Middle School Yellow Jackets came from behind to beat Bell County 34-22 on Thursday.
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LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky players are determined to keep their edge during their short break.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Sophomore forward Michelle Hunter netted two goals and junior Maddy Nagy added a pair of assists as the Lady Railsplitters claimed a 5-1 win over the Georgetown Tigers in non-conference action at the LMU Soccer Complex on...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Now that Tennessee has found its quarterback, the Volunteers must figure out how to protect him.
Bell County has a quick turnaround after their first loss of the season and another tough rivalry game on the table as they host Knox Central on Friday.
The Pineville Mountain Lions are preparing to host Lynn Camp and this Friday is a special day as the school will be honoring it's 2014 Hall of Fame class, made up of former PHS students and athletes.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The 25th-ranked Railsplitters (4-0) pitched a 2-0 shutout against the visiting North Georgia Nighthawks (1-4) in non-conference NCAA Division II men's soccer action on Wednesday at the LMU Soccer Complex.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lady Railsplitters (5-4, 1-0 SAC) extended their winning streak to four on Tuesday taking a 3-1 victory over Mars Hill in their home and South Atlantic Conference opener. Lincoln Memorial won by set scores of 27-25, 25-22,...
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The Railsplitters (3-0, 1-0 SAC) moved up to No.4 in the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division II southeast region poll and broke into the national rankings at No.25, officials with the National Soccer Coaches Association of...
The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets will be looking to build off last week's 17-14 win over Bell County this Friday when they host Harlan in the second annual Veteran's Bowl at Bradner Stadium at 7:30 p.m.
Sarah Slusher scored four goals and the Middlesboro Lady Jackets dominated play in the second half in Tuesday's 9-0 win over Bell County.
The Big Blue Nation is bubbling with enthusiasm this week after the football Wildcats' stunning performance in their near-upset bid against Florida, dropping in a three-overtime 36-30 thriller at The Swamp Saturday night.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings:Class 1A1. Mayfield (3-1)
Senior Keith Sexton caught three touchdown passes and also ran a kick back for a score to lead the Pineville Mountain Lions to a 51-14 win at McCreary Central on Friday.
It was one of those game that's a shame someone had to lose.
Whitley County is the defending 13th Region volleyball champion for a reason and the Lady Colonels played like it on Thursday as they swept three games from the Middlesboro Lady Jackets 25-6, 25-11, 25-18.
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By Steve MegargeeAP Sports WriterKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is about to get a sense of how far its come — and how far it still has to go.
By Jay Comptonjcompton@civitasmedia.comHARROGATE, Tenn. — Coming off a 41-0 road loss to Claiborne last Friday, the Cumberland Gap Panthers will be looking to bounce back this week as they host Sullivan East.
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From staff & wire reportsLEXINGTON — Kentucky coach Mark Stoops was “furious” running back Jojo Kemp predicted a victory over the Florida Gators and “rubbing it in their faces.”