• Faulkner And Smith Finish Season On Top 04/22/2019 Riley Faulkner and Austin Smith have been the fishing equivalent of Batman and Robin this year. The Cougar Dynamic Due have owned the waters throughout East Tennessee as part of the Bass Pro Shop High School Tournament Series. Now with the school year and high school fishing season closing the pair have ended on top ...
  • Local Cheer Duo Headed To Championship Competition 04/22/2019 Two local athletes have reached the pinnacle of their sport. Tristen Hinojos of Jacksboro and Ashlyn Mckinney of Lafollette will be competing with their All Star Competitive Cheerleading Team, the Venom Sharks, at the prestigious event known by every cheerleader as the 2019 Cheerleading World Championships at the ESPN Center in Orlando, Florida, April ...
  • Campbell County United Soccer Defeats Cumberland Gap 04/18/2019 Campbell County Middle School United boys soccer, traveled to up to Claiborne County on Tuesday to play the Panthers of Cumberland Gap. They returned home prowd owners of a shut out victory, with a score of 3-0. Scoring was led by team captain, and 8th grade mid-fielder Eli Austin with 2 goals. Colton Robertson, 6th grade ...
  • Cougar Tennis Picks Up Big Individual Wins 04/17/2019 As the high school tennis season winds down Cougar Tennis has picked up some big individual wins in preparation for the district tournament. On Monday they took on Powell High School. On the girl’s end Skylar Boshears and Blair Medley picked up singles wins and also teamed up to win their doubles match. Madison ...
  • Middle School Track Teams Having Stellar Seasons 04/16/2019 The key to building and maintaining successful teams on the high school level starts much earlier. If this season is any indication Cougar Track has a bright future. The Jacksboro Eagles and LaFollette Owls are having great seasons. Both teams recently compete in Oak Ridge at the Tom Hayes Invitational. The Owls had a strong ...
  • Cougar Track Looks Strong At Ben Martin Invitational 04/16/2019 While most of their peers were sleeping the Cougar track team headed to the Secret City to run jump and throw. Oak Ridge High School was hosting the annual Ben Martin Invitational and the Cougars had a strong showing. Devlin Dukes won the high jump out right and team mate Eli Fields finished 4th in ...
  • Wallace Honored As Scholar Athlete 04/15/2019 Riley Wallace had a great year kicking for the Cougar Football Program. He has since moved on to ply his skills on the pitch for Cougar Soccer. Last week Riley returned to the football side of things briefly to receive a great honor. Wallace was honored with the National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Award. Wallace was ...
  • Campbell County Middle School Soccer Picks Up Big Win 04/15/2019 It was an emotional final home game for Campbell County United Middle School Soccer on Eighth Grade Night. The United battled Horace Maynard. The CC United picked up a big 6-2 win. The 8th graders played a huge part in the win. Ian Silcox had a pair of goals for the United. ...
  • Welch To Cheer For ETSU 04/15/2019 Kaylee Welch just wrapped up her career as a Cougar Cheerleader. But it will not be the final chapter in her cheer career. Welch recently traveled to Johnson City where she tried out to become a cheerleader for the East Tennessee State University Buccaneers. Welch made the squad following in the footsteps of a number ...
  • Smith Signs To Fish For Carson Newman 04/09/2019 Austin Smith, along with his boat mate Riley Faulkner, has been dominating the high school fishing scene this season. Now his efforts have earned him a spot fishing in college. Smith signed to be an Eagle Angler at Carson Newman on Tuesday. Smith said he chose the Jefferson City institution of higher learning because ...
  • Cougar Tennis Continues To Win 04/08/2019 Cougar Tennis continued its rise against Knox Central last week. The Cougars traveled to Tyson Park to take on the Bobcats and came home with a win. Jake Lane, who remains undefeated on the year, won his match 8-5, at the top seed. Garrett Medley and Jordan Tolliver also won their singles matches. ...
  • Cougar Tennis Sweeps Claiborne 04/02/2019 Cougar Tennis traveled to Claiborne County after a long spring break layoff to get back into the swing of things. The Cougars swept the Bulldogs in exciting fashion. Timmy Zupancic had a pitched battle with Nick Fannon at the top seed and won in a tie breaker 7-6. The rest of the matches saw ...
  • Lady Cougar Softball Has Big Week 03/23/2019 Some big things have happened for Lady Cougar Softball since the season began. Taylor Shanks got her first career homerun in a loss to Oak Ridge earlier in the season. As a team they have picked up some big wins in the last week. Over the previous weekend they picked up a big win over the Lady Indians ...
  • Cougar Middle School Soccer Picks Up Big WIn 03/22/2019 Cougar Soccer has had some early success on the high school level. Now it is the turn of their younger ounterparts to bask in the spotlight of victory. Claiborne County Soccer made the trek down the valley to take on the Cougars at Ken Snodderly Park. They went back to Tazewell with a loss ...
  • Cougar Soccer Wins Big At Smoky Mountain Cup 03/18/2019 The Cougar Soccer team traveled to Rocky Top Sports World for three days of soccer action over the weekend. The Cougars were part of the Smoky Mountain Cup event. They won the cup in the Mount Collins division. They opened up the round robin action on Friday taking on David Crockett High School. ...
  • Lady Cougars Win First Home Meet 03/15/2019 A half dozen high school track teams made their way up the Hill to compete in the first Cougar track meet of the season. The Cougars competed against Anderson County, Claiborne County, Union County, Clinton, and King’s Academy. The Lady Cougars scored 100 points to win the meet. Emily Mitchell won the girl’s long jump. Audrey ...
  • Eagle Golf Opens With Win 03/15/2019 Jacksboro Middle School Golf has had a ton of success in the last several years. In 2018 they won the ETMSGA State Tournament Title. They have had three straight undefeated seasons with both district and regional titles. On Thursday they opened up the 2019 season. They traveled to the Oak Ridge Country Club ...
  • Cougar Tennis Picks Up Wins 03/14/2019 Cougar Tennis is off to a strong start. On Wednesday they battled the Gibbs Eagle tennis team. The Lady Cougars picked up a big win on the day and the Cougars were quite competitive as well. On the girls singles side Katie Wells, Morgan Smith, Mattie Brown, and Madison Spradlin all picked up wins. ...
  • St. John Named Eagle Basketball Coach 03/14/2019 Though the 2019-20 basketball season is almost a year away there has been a big off season move in the Eagle’s Nest. Cody Parker stepped down as the head coach at Jacksboro Middle School to focus his efforts on his new position as head coach of the Eagle football team. On Wednesday Jacksboro Middle School ...
  • Local Competitive Cheer Athletes Headed To Disney 03/14/2019 Some call Disney World the happiest place on earth. The Cali Sharks competitive cheer team will be headed there this may to compete in May to compete in The Summit at Disney’s ESPN Sport’s Center. Local athletes Alyssa Day, Arissa Baker and Skyleigh Baker are part of this competitive squad. They received ...