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.
After the Lady Patriots rallied twice before securing a 59-56 Three Rivers win over Johnson County, Ethan Bradford and Dylan Bartley powered the Sullivan East boys to a 76-52 victory Friday night.
Three-pointers rained down inside Daniel Boone’s Bobby Snyder Gym on Friday night. But free throws ended up being the deciding factor.
Cole Layne and Ben Diamond combined for 48 points, and Sullivan South subdued visiting Sullivan East 75-69 in a hard-fought Three Rivers Conference boys basketball showdown on Tuesday.
Down 37-36 early in the third quarter, David Crockett found a second gear. The Pioneers went on an 18-0 run over the final 5:13 of the period and went on to an impressive 67-47 Big 7 boys basketball win over Volunteer on Friday.
Avery Strickland hit a pair of free throws with .3 of second left in the game to lift Farragut’s Lady Admirals to a dramatic 44-42 win over host Science Hill in Friday’s opening night of the Doubletree Roundball Showcase.
Meigs’ Lady Tigers captured the inaugural girls championship at the 30th annual Hardee’s Classic with an impressive 68-50 win over David Crockett on Saturday night.
In what can best be described as a classic confrontation, Union rallied twice in the second half Friday night to edge determined Gate City 20-19 in the opening round of the Region 2D football playoffs at Bullitt Park.
Brennan Blair rushed for 150 yards, scored three touchdowns and returned an interception 49 yards to lead Daniel Boone to a 32-3 victory over Halls on Friday night in the opening round of the TSSAA Class 5A playoffs.
The Union boys and Abingdon girls made all the right moves during Wednesday’s Mountain 7 Conference cross country championships at Sugar Hollow Park.