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Brooks Signs with Milligan College

Brooks Signs with Milligan College

By Lee Ramsey Seymour – Seymour High School senior Hayden Brooks has signed a letter-of-intent to throw the discus for the Milligan College Buffaloes track team. The multiple sport athlete also played football for the Eagles besides throwing the discus and shot put. Brooks set four school records. The most[Read More…]

Jun 10, 2013 Featured, News, Sports
Heard Awarded Rogers Memorial Scholarship

Heard Awarded Rogers Memorial Scholarship

by Lee Ramsey Seymour – Corey Heard, a standout senior athlete at Seymour High School, has added another honor to his long list of accolades. Heard is the 2013 recipient of the annual Derek Rogers Memorial Scholarship Award. After receiving the first annual Herald MVP Eagle Award for the Seymour[Read More…]

Jun 10, 2013 Featured, News, Sports
UT Pole Vaulter Hadfield Receives Honors

UT Pole Vaulter Hadfield Receives Honors

Knoxville – For the second straight season, University of Tennessee junior pole vaulter Linda Hadfield has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District III Women’s Track & Field and Cross Country Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Thursday. During his current tenure as[Read More…]

Jun 3, 2013 News, Sports
Brent Brewer, Courtney Fritts Invited to NCAA Career in Sports Forum

Brent Brewer, Courtney Fritts Invited to NCAA Career in Sports Forum

Indianapolis – University of Tennessee senior linebacker Brent Brewer and junior rower Courtney Fritts have been invited to the NCAA Career in Sports Forum to be held June 8-11 in Indianapolis. The NCAA will provide education on career development and potential career opportunities for nearly 300 student-athletes from Divisions I, II[Read More…]

Jun 3, 2013 News, Sports

Maryville-Alcoa Twins 1953

Now on Sale in East Tennessee Knoxville – A new book on the 1953 Maryville-Alcoa Twins professional baseball team, written by veteran journalist Bob Gilbert, is on sale at various outlets in the greater Knoxville area. The Twins, whose stars included future major league outfielder Willie Kirkland and other players from[Read More…]

Jun 3, 2013 Sports
Heard Signs with Milligan College

Heard Signs with Milligan College

by Lee Ramsey Corey Heard, a Seymour High School senior, has signed a letter-of-intent to play baseball for the Milligan College Buffaloes. Heard has been a standout outfielder and pitcher for the Eagles over the past four years. He has also been an outstanding athlete and leader for the Eagles[Read More…]

Jun 3, 2013 Featured, News, Sports
Neff Signs with Walters State

Neff Signs with Walters State

by Lee Ramsey Seymour’s Hunter Neff will be in elite company as he has signed a letter-of-intent to play baseball at Walters State Community college in Morristown. The school has one of the top ten junior college baseball programs in the state. “He’s in elite company,” said Seymour baseball coach[Read More…]

Jun 3, 2013 Featured, News, Sports
Lady Eagles Dream Ends in State

Lady Eagles Dream Ends in State

By: Lee Ramsey It has been said if one sets their goal really high even if it isn’t achieved success will still be realized.  That was the case this season with the Lady Eagle softball team as they made it to the state but didn’t advance. However, they did win[Read More…]

May 28, 2013 Featured, News, Sports
Stoffle Signs with Tennessee Wesleyan

Stoffle Signs with Tennessee Wesleyan

By: Lee Ramsey Sarah Stoffle, a senior at Seymour High School has signed a letter-of-intent to play volleyball at Tennessee Wesleyan College. Stoffle played volleyball in Seymour Middle School for Coach Phil Hamilton and then four years at Seymour High School; three years for Coach Ed Irvin and one year[Read More…]

May 28, 2013 Featured, News, Sports
Lacrosse Team Plays Hard in Birmingham

Lacrosse Team Plays Hard in Birmingham

The Seymour Lacrosse team traveled to Birmingham Alabama this past weekend to play in the annual Dan Anderson Lacrosse Classic. The Seymour girls traveled to Birmingham in style using the Knoxville Ice Bears bus to get there. “The Ice Bears hockey team were very kind in letting us use their[Read More…]

Apr 16, 2013 News, Sports