Middlesboro Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:09:11 EST 1800 North tops Lady Jackets 5-0 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150025093/North-tops-Lady-Jackets-5-0 After playing their best soccer of the season in winning three of four matches last week, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets returned to some bad habits this week in dropping a 5-1 decision at Cumberland Gap and a 5-0 decision to North Laurel at home on... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:03:04 EST Railsplitters roll to Tusculum Fall Classic title http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150021094/Railsplitters-roll-to-Tusculum-Fall-Classic-title GREENEVILLE, Tenn. — The Railsplitters rolled in a four-under par 280 Tuesday to cap off their fourth consecutive Tusculum Fall Classic title, completing the event with a nine under total of 559 at Link Hills Country Club. In coordination with... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:02:10 EST Jr. Bobcats beat M’boro, Harrogate http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150020360/Jr.-Bobcats-beat-Mboro-Harrogate The Bobcats closed out the final Junior League game on Log Mountain's natural grass Tuesday night with a 35-0 win over Middlesboro. Beginning next year all the Bell County football teams will be playing on brand new turf field. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:02:08 EST Net loss http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150025027/Net-loss Chris Jones|Harlan Daily Enterprise Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:02:06 EST Spurrier, Gamecocks up next for UK http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150002307/Spurrier-Gamecocks-up-next-for-UK The Ole Ball Coach is coming to town this weekend. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:35:03 EST Lady Cats down Harlan 3-1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50817684/Lady-Cats-down-Harlan-3-1 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. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:02:04 EST Bobcats blank Wayne Co., 19-0 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50789263/Bobcats-blank-Wayne-Co.-19-0 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. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:29:02 EST Pikeville stops Jackets, 31-20 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50789274/Pikeville-stops-Jackets-31-20 Ben Maynard ran for 186 yards and three touchdowns to lead Pikeville to a 31-20 win over the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets on Friday. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:47:05 EST Pineville falls to Claiborne http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50787939/Pineville-falls-to-Claiborne Turnovers were a contributing factor on Friday as the Pineville Mountain Lions dropped a decision to the Claiborne Bulldogs, 45-0. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:45:07 EST Soccer Jackets earn 1st win http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50774688/Soccer-Jackets-earn-1st-win The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets knocked off Knox Central 2-1 on Thursday to capture their first win of the season. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:55:09 EST A pair of bowl wins for Bell 11-12s http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50774337/A-pair-of-bowl-wins-for-Bell-11-12s Bell County's 11 and 12-year-olds have posted bowl wins over Hancock County the last two weekends. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:55:06 EST No. 20 LMU stunned by Lions http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50774591/No.-20-LMU-stunned-by-Lions 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... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:55:03 EST Lady Railsplitters roll Mars Hill 4-1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50774556/Lady-Railsplitters-roll-Mars-Hill-4-1 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... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:54:07 EST LMU volleyball visits Lenoir-Rhyne, Brevard http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50774269/LMU-volleyball-visits-Lenoir-Rhyne-Brevard 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... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:54:04 EST Jackets host unbeaten Pikeville http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50759484/Jackets-host-unbeaten-Pikeville 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. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 01:13:16 EST Claiborne a tough test for Lions http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50760387/Claiborne-a-tough-test-for-Lions 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. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 01:13:14 EST Lady Cats drop 5-setter to Lynn Camp http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50760675/Lady-Cats-drop-5-setter-to-Lynn-Camp 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... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 01:13:13 EST MMS girls sweep Pineville http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50759168/MMS-girls-sweep-Pineville 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... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 01:13:10 EST Lady Jackets sweep Harlan http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50729687/Lady-Jackets-sweep-Harlan 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. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:11:03 EST Davis, LMU women finish 3rd http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50755388/Davis-LMU-women-finish-3rd 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... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:53:04 EST