It took a little pressure to get Sullivan South going in Saturday’s Region 1-AA quarterfinal against Claiborne, but the Rebels went on to take a 67-44 win that tied the school record for victories in a season.
Kayla Gibson’s dramatic 3-pointer with 3:07 remaining gave Daniel Boone only its third lead of the game, but it proved to be the game-winner in a 30-27 victory over Morristown West on Friday in the Region 1-AAA quarterfinals.
There were smiles all around for Sullivan South on Friday when the Rebels celebrated Senior Night by sweeping visiting Sullivan North in the regular-season finale for both schools.
The weather made its way inside Tuesday night when visiting Sullivan East rained down a bucket full of 3-pointers on the way to an impressive 82-41 Three Rivers Conference boys basketball win over host Happy Valley.
In front of a raucous crowd inside Bobby Snyder Gymnasium on Friday, the David Crockett boys roared back from an early deficit and cruised to a 65-48 Big 7 win over Daniel Boone.
The Three Rivers Conference basketball rich got richer Tuesday night at Sullivan South, but not without a struggle.
In the girls’ game, senior Nicole Troutman’s 15-foot jumper lifted Terry Hutson’s motivated South squad to a 51-49 win over Volunteer.
Three Rivers Conference leader Sullivan South rallied three times in the fourth quarter to earn a thrilling 69-65 boys basketball win over visiting Unicoi County on Friday.
Sullivan East coach John Dyer’s final trip to Sullivan Central and the Dickie Warren Dome on Tuesday was memorable in many ways.
Sullivan South scored the first 11 points of Friday’s Three Rivers Conference boys basketball matchup with visiting Happy Valley and the Rebels went on to claim an impressive 76-34 victory over the injury-riddled Warriors.