Science Hill did its part to stay in the thick of the Big 7 Conference baseball race Monday night at TVA Credit Union Ballpark, rallying for a 10-8 win over Cherokee.
Area baseball and softball teams are trying to wrap up conference titles and set their sights on district championships. But what lies beyond?
The high school basketball coaching carousel made a stop in Washington County, Va., this week when former J.I. Burton boys coach Aaron Williams accepted the same position at Abingdon.
JOHNSON CITY — Margin of victory is referred to as runs in softball, but in this case the difference between Science Hill and Dobyns-Bennett was inches.
In softball action, Science Hill nipped David Crockett and Sullivan East blanked Sullivan North. Across the state line, Twin Springs defeated Rye Cove, and Gate City beat Ridgeview.
Tennessee High took advantage of a wicked hop on an outfield throw to the plate to earn a 1-0 win over Daniel Boone in Big 7 Conference baseball action Tuesday.
John Battle pitcher Madison Hill had no idea she had a no-hitter going until after Tuesday’s game. She struck out the side in the bottom of the fifth, just in case.
On Jerry Jenkins Night at Daniel Boone, the Trailblazers rallied late for an 8-6 victory over Tennessee High in a Big 7 Conference baseball matchup.
There was nothing unlucky about the number 13 for the Daniel Boone softball team Monday evening.
During their 12-game winning streak, the Lady Trailblazers allowed only 12 runs. They posted seven shutouts, outscoring their opponents 101-12 during the stretch.
Among other softball action Friday, Sullivan Central routed University High, Daniel Boone topped Anderson County and Twin Springs fought past Volunteer.
Courtney Willis and Jasmine Sheffield wielded the big bats in the Sullivan Central softball team’s 14-4 victory over University High on Friday in Blountville. The Lady Cougars pounded out 13 hits in all, nine of them for extra bases.
Eastside pounded out nine hits and took advantage of five walks in a 7-2 Cumberland District softball win over Rye Cove on Friday.
The possible change of heart comes after coach Mike Young left Wofford to take the coaching position at Virginia Tech following the exit of Hokies coach Buzz Williams.
The Lady Rebels defeated Elizabethton 8-1 in a key Three Rivers Conference softball contest on Thursday night.