Middlesboro Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:54:55 EST 1800 Panthers pound Washburn http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152615138/Panthers-pound-Washburn HARROGATE, Tenn. — It was a cold Friday evening at the ballpark, but the Cumberland Gap Panthers were swinging some hot sticks as they rolled up 20 hits in a 25-1 romp over Washburn. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:50:34 EST Cats overwhelm WVU, 78-39 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152605925/Cats-overwhelm-WVU-78-39 CLEVELAND (AP) — Like a massive, unstoppable blue wave, Kentucky hit quickly and just kept coming. There was no escape for West Virginia, no place to hide. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:00:32 EST UK’s Malone enjoying anonymity http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152605953/UKs-Malone-enjoying-anonymity The name rings a bell. It's OK, you can laugh about it. Sam Malone totally gets it. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:50:32 EST Tyndall out as Vols’ basketball coach http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152605828/Tyndall-out-as-Vols-basketball-coach KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee fired men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season, though athletic director Dave Hart says the university never would have hired him if they knew the details of his unethical conduct at Southern... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:50:31 EST MHS wins 4th straight All ‘A’ http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152588553/MHS-wins-4th-straight-All-A The Middlesboro Lady Jackets captured their fourth straight 13th Region All “A” championship with a 10-0 win over Williamsburg in Wednesday's championship game. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:50:36 EST No. 4 UA-H sweeps LMU http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152587861/No.-4-UA-H-sweeps-LMU HARROGATE, Tenn. — The fourth-ranked Alabama-Huntsville Chargers (19-4-1) put on an offensive clinic and overwhelmed the Railsplitters (17-12) to sweep an NCAA Division II doubleheader on Wednesday at Lamar Hennon Field in Harrogate, Tenn. by... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:50:35 EST Rotation focal point as Reds try to bounce back http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152588154/Rotation-focal-point-as-Reds-try-to-bounce-back CINCINNATI (AP) — The rotation was Cincinnati's strength in an otherwise disappointing season last year. It's the Reds' biggest question as they try to move forward. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:50:34 EST Lady Vols head west for Gonzaga http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152588207/Lady-Vols-head-west-for-Gonzaga KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After playing in front of thousands of supporters on its home court in the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, Tennessee heads across the country to prepare for a much different reception. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:50:33 EST LMU tennis teams beat Catawba http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152588287/LMU-tennis-teams-beat-Catawba HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Railsplitters (5-4, 4-2 SAC) burst out to an early 3-0 advantage and cruised to the finish line, picking up their second consecutive South Atlantic Conference victory with a 6-3 win over the Catawba Indians (11-8, 2-5 SAC)... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:50:31 EST Jackets at WHS today http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152571149/Jackets-at-WHS-today Jay Compton|Daily News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:35:33 EST Lady Jackets beat OBI 11-1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152571349/Lady-Jackets-beat-OBI-11-1 Senior right-hander Jessica Carter turned in a dominant performance and the Middlesboro Lady Jackets made the most of their seven hits as they pulled away for an 11-1 win over Oneida Baptist in Tuesday's 13th Region All “A”... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:40:32 EST ‘Press Virginia’ UK’s next challenge http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152570881/Press-Virginia-UKs-next-challenge CLEVELAND (AP) — Nothing has rattled Kentucky to this point. Unbeaten and unblemished, the Wildcats have handled every challenge this season. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:40:31 EST Honoring Miss Basketball http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152571012/Honoring-Miss-Basketball Wayne Mason|Daily News Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:35:34 EST Lady Pathers off to 4-1 start http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152572088/Lady-Pathers-off-to-4-1-start Cumberland Gap's Lady Panthers are off to a 4-1 start this season. On Monday they travelled to Washburn and came away with a 12-1 win. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:35:33 EST Ross named Division II All-Star http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152562420/Ross-named-Division-II-All-Star KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Lincoln Memorial University senior guard Lorenza Ross has been selected to participate in the 2015 Reese's Division II College All-Star game in Evansville, Ind. on Friday. The event is held in conjunction with the NCAA... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:35:31 EST Ulis coming on for Cats http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152566749/Ulis-coming-on-for-Cats Some random March Madness jottings: Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:10:32 EST Jackets rout Lions http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152548587/Jackets-rout-Lions The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets locked in early and scored often as they pounded out 15 hits on the way to a 27-1 romp over Pineville in the semifinals of the 13th Region All “A” Classic on Tuesday. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 23:25:32 EST Lady Jackets advance http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152547307/Lady-Jackets-advance HARLAN — On a night when offenses dominated, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets scored in six of seven innings and pounded out 19 hits to advance in the 13th Region All “A” Classic with a 19-9 win Monday at Harlan. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 21:05:31 EST Jackets open All ‘A’ with win http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152523665/Jackets-open-All-A-with-win Three seniors stepped up in big spots for the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets on Monday as they opened the 13th Region All “A” Tournament with a 7-1 win over Harlan. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:35:38 EST Lowe hits 3 HRs as LMU caps sweep http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/152522949/Lowe-hits-3-HRs-as-LMU-caps-sweep HARROGATE, Tenn. — Senior outfielder Jonathan Lowe drove in six runs and belted three home runs to lead the Railsplitters (17-10) in a 10-4 dismantling of the Ohio Valley Fighting Scots (0-10) in the third and final game of a nonconference... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:35:37 EST