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Lady Eagles Demolish Gibbs

Lady Eagles Demolish Gibbs

If it had been a boxing match it would have been stopped early but it wasn’t and the Seymour Lady Eagles basketball team routed the Gibbs Lady Eagles by a score of 62-26 at Seymour. The onslaught was led by Aebri Graham with 19 points and Maci Pitner with 18.[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Sports
Former Vol is Rookie of the Year

Former Vol is Rookie of the Year

Former Tennessee running back Alvin Kamara added to his growing list of awards on Saturday night at the seventh annual NFL Honors held at the University of Minnesota when he was named the NFL’s Offensive Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press. Kamara joins Carl Pickens as the only[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Sports
Seymour Basketball Edges Gibbs

Seymour Basketball Edges Gibbs

BY: LEE RAMSEY HERALD SPORTS [email protected] After losing one close game after another this season the Seymour Eagles basketball team finally got what they have deserved – a win. After going back and fourth the entire game, Seymour finished on top of the Gibbs Eagles by a score of 46-44[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Sports
Cherokees Lose to Seymour

Cherokees Lose to Seymour

The South Doyle Lady Cherokees dropped a District 2-AAA contest to local rival Seymour Lady Eagles by a score of 57-41 at Seymour. It was a quality win for the Lady Eagles. Not only was it a local rivalry win but a district win for Seymour. Both teams struggled offensively[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Sports
Cherokees Defeat Seymour in 2-OT

Cherokees Defeat Seymour in 2-OT

The South-Doyle Cherokee basketball team traveled six miles up Chapman Highway to Seymour to get a District 2-AAA win over the Seymour Eagles by a score of 70-65 in double overtime. The Cherokees led 15-12 after the first quarter and 25-23 at halftime. The lead switched back and forth throughout[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Sports

Lady Vols Drop Contest to LSU

Mercedes Russell scored 14 points and added 10 rebounds, but No. 10/10 Tennessee could not overcome a 44-point second half by LSU in a 70-59 loss on Sunday at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. The Lady Vols (17-4, 5-3 SEC) shot 9-for-30 from the field over the final 20 minutes,[Read More…]

Feb 5, 2018 Sports
Lady Eagles Edged by Cocke County

Lady Eagles Edged by Cocke County

The Seymour Lady Eagles dropped another close one last week losing to the Cocke County Lady Roosters 49-44 in Newport. The Lady Eagles have fought through sickness and injuries all season and this game was no exception. Seymour had three players sick and one out with an ankle injury therefore[Read More…]

Feb 5, 2018 Sports

Vols Beat Iowa State

No. 22 Tennessee fought past slow start to defeat Iowa State, 68-45, at Hilton Coliseum on Saturday as part of ESPN’s Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Vols (15-5) are 3-1 when competing in the cross-conference showcase and have now won five true road games this season, which is more than they[Read More…]

Feb 5, 2018 Sports
TN Baseball Set for 10 Games on National Television

TN Baseball Set for 10 Games on National Television

The Southeastern Conference released its national television broadcast schedule for the 2018 baseball season on Monday afternoon. Tennessee will have 10 of its games featured on national broadcasts this season. Of those 10 games, nine will be featured on the SEC Network and one will be shown on ESPNU. Five[Read More…]

Feb 5, 2018 Sports
Seymour Loses Another Close Game by 1 Point

Seymour Loses Another Close Game by 1 Point

The Seymour Eagles and Coach Tony Buell can’t seem to catch a break as they lost another contest by one point to the Morristown East Hurricanes by a score of 47-46 in Morristown. Connor Jordan gave his team the win on a running one hander with three seconds left in[Read More…]

Feb 5, 2018 Sports