JOHNSON CITY — Isaiah Pruitt and Christian Hill each scored 17 points as the Sullivan North boys basketball team rolled to a 58-36 road win over Providence Academy.
GRAY — For three quarters, there was no doubt about the outcome of Tuesday’s interstate basketball contest between visiting Gate City and Daniel Boone.
JOHNSON CITY — Tight games early in the season are a coach’s delight.
With winter weather on the way, local coaches and school officials are taking preemptive action and rescheduling high school basketball games in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
Union's senior trio - Emili Brooks, Heather Lipps and Jayda Smith - carried the Lady Bears to a 52-41 win over Patrick Henry in Saturday's championship game of the Powell Valley National Bank Tip-Off Classic held at UVA Wise’s Prior Center.
Macy McClellan scored 15 points to lead a balanced Lady Cougars' attack as Sullivan Central downed Daniel Boone 60-50 Saturday to improve to 8-0 on the season. Abbey Crawford added 13, while Parker Hurd and Jaelyn West added 12 and 10 respectively.
Science Hill went old school to give Farragut its first failing grade of the season. Playing in retro uniforms inside the old Topper Palace, the Hilltoppers defeated the Admirals 69-55 in a battle of previously unbeaten teams in the DoubleTree Roundball Classic.
GRAY — Daniel Boone’s boys basketball team overcame a ragged first half Friday night at Bobby Snyder Gym with a much-better performance after intermission, eventually nabbing an 80-57 Big 7 Conference win over Volunteer.
BLUFF CITY — Sullivan East basketball coach John Dyer announced Thursday that he will retire at the end of the 2019-20 season.
BRISTOL — Daniel Boone tried to steal a league win Wednesday night at Viking Hall, but the long arm(s) of the law had other ideas.
For the first time ever, the 30th annual Hardee’s Classic will include both boys and girls basketball tournaments.
JONESBOROUGH — David Crockett now has a trio of young head coaches in its top boys’ sports.
After six seasons as Crockett’s boys basketball coach, John Good announced his resignation Monday and accepted another job in the area.
Mark Dockery said he was surprised by the decision to not renew his contract and was "very disappointed."
The Smoky Bears created half-court opportunities and cashed in with a tough Region 1-AAA basketball championship, edging Dobyns-Bennett 56-55 on Thursday night.