Middlesboro Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 4 May 2015 05:34:16 EST 1800 MHS beats Corbin, not Whitley http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153264713/MHS-beats-Corbin-not-Whitley The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets scratched out a tying run in the bottom of the seventh inning on Thursday and went on to pull out a 7-4 win at Corbin in nine innings. They couldn't carry that momentum forward, however, as they dropped a 5-2... Fri, 1 May 2015 23:55:33 EST Bobcats split with Williamsburg http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153264564/Bobcats-split-with-Williamsburg Jay Compton|Daily News Fri, 1 May 2015 23:55:32 EST Shields tosses 1-hitter as MHS earns top seed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153254222/Shields-tosses-1-hitter-as-MHS-earns-top-seed Riding a four-game losing streak with five players away on their senior trip, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets looked like a prime upset suspect Thursday at Harlan. Fri, 1 May 2015 23:55:31 EST OBI sneaks past Lady Cats, 5-4 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153242210/OBI-sneaks-past-Lady-Cats-5-4 The Bell County Lady Cats rallied for three runs in the top of the fifth inning to tie Thursday's late game against Oneida Baptist but the Lady Mountaineers pushed across the winning run in their final at bat to pull out a 5-4 win. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:25:41 EST Harlan holds off Bobcats, 7-6 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153240780/Harlan-holds-off-Bobcats-7-6 HARLAN — Picking a player to receive the traditional game ball was such a difficult job Wednesday for Harlan coach Robbie Burns after the Green Dragons' hard fought 7-6 win over visiting Bell County that he decided not to... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:25:37 EST LMU announces summer camp schedule http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153234309/LMU-announces-summer-camp-schedule HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University head women's basketball coach Krystal Evans has announced an extensive summer camp schedule offering three individual camps and one team camp. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:25:35 EST Ross, Davis named LMU athletes of year http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153217912/Ross-Davis-named-LMU-athletes-of-year HARROGATE, Tenn. — Senior women's golfer Lindsay Davis and senior men's basketball player Lorenza Ross were named the 2014-15 athletes of the year at Lincoln Memorial University's year-end atheltics banquet on... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:25:32 EST South edges Lady Jackets in 8 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153219876/South-edges-Lady-Jackets-in-8 With five seniors away from the team — including three starters — the Middlesboro Lady Jackets figured to need a break or two to go their way to get a win in Tuesday's match-up with South Laurel. Instead, all the breaks seemed to go... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 22:25:34 EST Panthers close strong http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153220915/Panthers-close-strong HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Cumberland Gap Panthers finished up the regular season on a strong note, winning 11-1 at Hancock County on Monday and downing Scott 10-5 on Tuesday. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 22:25:33 EST Jackets down Claiborne 12-3 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153196077/Jackets-down-Claiborne-12-3 The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets broke out of their recent funk on Tuesday, wrapping out 11 hits in a 12-3 win over Claiborne. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 22:25:32 EST Bobcats overpower Lynn Camp http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153182146/Bobcats-overpower-Lynn-Camp Caleb Smith and Cole Frazier both hit two-run homers, Austin North and Ethan Mason combined on a no-hitter, and the Bell County Bobcats beat Lynn Camp 8-0 to open their refurbished field. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 22:45:30 EST MHS goes down swinging http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153169325/MHS-goes-down-swinging Middlesboro's run in the State All “A” Softball Classic in Owensboro came to an end on Saturday with a wild eight-inning 11-10 loss to Somerset. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:40:37 EST Morris headlines All-SEKC basketball teams http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153158453/Morris-headlines-All-SEKC-basketball-teams Bell County's Maci Morris and Clay County's Blake Smith brought home player of the year honors last week at the Southeastern Kentucky Conference's annual basketball awards banquet at Pine Mountain State Resort Park. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:40:35 EST ‘Splitters ousted from SAC tourney http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153170200/Splitters-ousted-from-SAC-tourney FOREST CITY, N.C. — Will Albertson delivered the game-winning RBIs in the top of the fifth with a three-run home run and top-seeded Catawba's (37-10) bullpen survived a late surge to knock off the fourth-seeded Railsplitters (24-22) 9-7 in... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:40:32 EST HCHS nips Jackets, 2-1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153157829/HCHS-nips-Jackets-2-1 HARLAN — Gage Burkhart worked the Harlan County Black Bears out of trouble from the mound in the top of the seventh inning, then won it at the plate in the bottom of the inning as the Bears clinched the top seed in next month's 52nd... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:45:31 EST 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