Middlesboro Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:05:34 EST 1800 MHS hitting woes continue http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153132402/MHS-hitting-woes-continue The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets continued their recent struggles at the plate on Friday as they managed just three hits in a 4-0 loss to Harlan County. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:55:40 EST Walk-off win for Lady Lions http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153132953/Walk-off-win-for-Lady-Lions Kameron Jackson's bases-loaded singled in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Pineville Lady Lions to a 7-6 win over Lynn Camp on Friday night. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:55:38 EST Lady Railsplitters stay alive in SAC Tournament http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153131719/Lady-Railsplitters-stay-alive-in-SAC-Tournament HARTSVILLE, S.C. — Senior designated player Amanda Snow hit a home run and drove in both runs in support of right-hander Samantha Smith, who provided her third straight dominant outing, as the seventh-seeded Lady Railsplitters (24-23) stayed... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:55:37 EST Injuries impact Vols’ spring game http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153122479/Injuries-impact-Vols-spring-game KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The injuries limiting Tennessee throughout spring practice will affect the format of Saturday's Orange & White Game. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:55:32 EST UC ready for spring football game http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153122374/UC-ready-for-spring-football-game BARBOURVILLE— After 13 practices, the Union College football team is winding down spring practice and gearing up for Saturday's Spring Game.The Spring Game is set for Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Williamson Stadium. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:45:31 EST Lady Jackets rally past HCHS http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153109282/Lady-Jackets-rally-past-HCHS An error and another misplayed ball opened the door for the Middlesboro Lady Jackets to score five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to tie Thursday's game against Harlan County. MHS added two runs in the sixth and held for a 7-6 win in... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:55:33 EST Panthers fall to Campbell, 6-4 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153110863/Panthers-fall-to-Campbell-6-4 HARROGATE, Tenn. — Campbell County got a two-run single form Virgil White in the top of the seventh inning to take the lead for the first time and Matt Ogden added an RBI single as the Cougars knocked off Cumberland Gap 6-4 on... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:55:32 EST Railsplitters open SAC tourney against Tusculum http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153109189/Railsplitters-open-SAC-tourney-against-Tusculum HARROGATE, Tenn. — A perennial power awaits the fourth-seeded Railsplitters (24-20, 15-12 SAC) in the opening round of the 2015 South Atlantic Conference Baseball Championship, as Lincoln Memorial takes on the third-seeded Tusculum Pioneers... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:55:31 EST Lady Railplsitters blank Anderson http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153108917/Lady-Railplsitters-blank-Anderson HARTSVILLE, S.C. — Junior right-hander Samantha Smith chucked the program's first no-hitter since the 2011 season, while seniors Megan Tice and Emilee Solomon carried an offensive onslaught to lead the seventh-seeded Lady Railsplitters... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:00:32 EST Brock sparks Jackets in win http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153087216/Brock-sparks-Jackets-in-win Nothing in the 13th Region spells trouble quite like seeing Jake Brock standing at first base. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:05:36 EST Claiborne tops Lady Panthers http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153085625/Claiborne-tops-Lady-Panthers NEW TAZEWELL, Tenn. — Senior third baseman Lindsey Elliott belted a three-run home run with two outs in the top of the seventh inning on Wednesday at Claiborne. Unfortunately for the Cumberland Gap Lady Panthers, they trailed 6-0 at the time and... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:05:33 EST Lady Cats fall at HCHS http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153086216/Lady-Cats-fall-at-HCHS Kim Creech|Harlan Daily Enterprise Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:05:31 EST LMU men tie for 4th at SAC Golf Championship http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153077104/LMU-men-tie-for-4th-at-SAC-Golf-Championship MARVIN, N.C. — The Railsplitters were unable to make a vertical leap in the final round of the 2015 South Atlantic Conference Men's Golf Championship, carding a 20-over par 308 on Tuesday at Firethorne Country Club to finish in a two-way... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:00:31 EST Jackets blanked by Hazard http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153060799/Jackets-blanked-by-Hazard Coming off a 1-0 win over Bell County on Friday that saw Tyler Yoakum pitch a no-hitter, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets got a taste of their own medicine in Tuesday's All “A” sectional. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:20:33 EST Lady Jackets hold off HCHS http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153056567/Lady-Jackets-hold-off-HCHS Down 2-0 in the first inning and still unable to find the strike zone, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets appeared to be in big trouble early in their district showdown Monday at Harlan County. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:20:32 EST Lady Jackets win tourney http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153034059/Lady-Jackets-win-tourney The Middlesboro Lady Jackets capped a 4-0 run through the Billy Joe Idol Memorial Tournament with an 8-6 win over Cumberland Gap in Saturday night's championship game. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:10:38 EST Lady Panthers take 2nd http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153034954/Lady-Panthers-take-2nd Cumberland Gap's Lady Panthers had a strong showing in the Billy Joe Idol Memorial Tournament in Middlesboro this weekend. They went 3-1 and held a 6-5 lead over the host Lady Jackets in Saturday night's championship game before dropping... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:10:36 EST Frazier wins CLASS scholarship http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153036436/Frazier-wins-CLASS-scholarship Bell County senior Cole Frazier is one of 32 regional winners in the 2015 Forcht Bank/KHSAA CLASS Awards Recognition Program. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:10:35 EST LMU baseball swept at Anderson http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153036964/LMU-baseball-swept-at-Anderson ANDERSON, S.C. — The Railsplitters (24-20, 15-12 SAC) toiled behind an offense that lacked any punch in dropping both ends of a South Atlantic Conference baseball doubleheader to the Anderson Trojans (20-27, 14-15 SAC) in the final two games of... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:10:34 EST LMU track places 7th in SAC championships http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153036785/LMU-track-places-7th-in-SAC-championships HICKORY, N.C. — Carried by the performance of sophomore Whitney Elliott (LaFollette, Tenn.), the Lady Railsplitters finished seventh in their inaugural appearance in the South Atlantic Conference Track and Field Championship, which finished up... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:10:32 EST