ALCOA - The Jefferson City Swim Club came home with an 11th place finish Sunday after two days of competition at the Smoky Mountain Invitational.
JEFFERSON CITY – With under two months standing between the men's soccer team and the start of its 2019 campaign, Carson-Newman coach Stephen Lyons revealed a schedule for his third season that features nine matches away from Mossy Creek.
With the 2019 football season quickly approaching, high school teams from across East Tennessee are busy preparing themselves physically and mentally to represent their schools on the field.
As they continue to prepare for the upcoming 2019-2020 football season, Jefferson County faced off against Cocke County in a seven-on-seven scrimmage on Tuesday, with both teams working to improve their passing efficiency.
JEFFERSON CITY – Carson-Newman head men's basketball coach Chuck Benson has announced the signings of 10 student-athletes – six transfers and four high school players – who will join the team for the 2019-20 season.
The Jefferson City Swim Club had three triple-event winners, but came up short on the scoreboard in their latest meet at Concord Hills last week, losing to the Piranhas, 381-310.
Clean water, careful management, aquatic plants and southern hospitality create the perfect recipe that make Tennessee Valley lakes some of the best bass fisheries in the nation and across the entire Southeast.
With school starting back in less than a month, the Jefferson County High School football team is gearing up for the upcoming 2019-2020 season on their brand-new field – hosting Sevier County in their season opener on August 23.
CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Carson-Newman brought in four All-American Scholar honors on Monday with Taylor Hayes, Anna Davenport, Rachel Watts and Matilda Frövenholt landing on the list from the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.
Despite their resiliency and success on offense, the South Jefferson All-Stars coach-pitch softball team was defeated by Newport in consecutive elimination games on June 25 at the Field of Dreams in Dandridge, losing 9-5 in game one and 9-3 in game two.
MORRISTOWN - Carson-Newman assistant coach Mark Allen Bounds is returning to Walters State Community College to be a part of the Senators’ baseball coaching staff.
Representing Tennessee at the 2019 National Senior Games last month in Albuquerque, New Mexico, local swimmers Jill Massie-Braun and Stacy Kirkpatrick came home with gold and silver medals, and a great sense of accomplishment.
CLARKSVILLE - After winning last year’s Little League state championship against St. Bethlehem, the South Jefferson 50/70 All-Stars baseball team came up short in their title defense, falling to the Clarksville Nationals, 7-4, on Monday in the 2019 state tournament at the Civitan Sports Complex.
South Jefferson’s coach-pitch all-stars competed recently in the District 4 tournament in Newport. Team members include (front row, from left) Kadyn Boyer, Peyton Hager, Parker Russell, Anthony Johnson, Brantley Burdette, and Nicholas Bergman; (second row, from left) Maddox Dixon, Riley Gree…
Despite their short run in the recent double-elimination Little League tournament, the South Jefferson All-Stars coach-pitch baseball team grew in both their love and understanding of the game thanks to the competitive atmosphere and their coaching throughout the event.
JEFFERSON CITY – With the women's soccer season beginning in two months, Carson-Newman coach Simon Duffy has unveiled the 16-game slate his team will face in his third season at the helm of the program.
After a nearly five-hour double-elimination battle to reach state, the South Jefferson senior softball all-stars fell short to Morristown, losing 7-3 and 7-4 in back-to-back games on Saturday at the Field of Dreams in Dandridge.
AUSTIN, TX - For the first time in the history of the Carson-Newman track & field and cross country programs, three Eagle runners have garnered CoSIDA Google Cloud Academic All-America honors in a single season.
AUSTIN, TX - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Abby Bateman has been named a Google Cloud Academic All-America selected by CoSIDA, the organization announced Thursday.
Dakota Peters drove in the winning run with a walk-off single Saturday afternoon, carrying the Vipers to an 8-7 win over the Bombers and the 2019 South Jefferson Senior League softball tournament championhip.
Athletic facility improvements at Jefferson County High are quickly taking shape ahead of the fall season. All of the turf is down, field markings are in place on the football field, and workers were paving the new eight-lane track on Tuesday. The pavement must cure for several days before t…
Smoky Mountain broke open a close game with seven runs in the fourth inning and went on to claim an 11-4 win over South Jefferson Thursday night in the District 4 9-10 girls softball tournament. With the loss, South Jefferson was eliminated from the tourney, while Smoky Mountain advanced to …
Pictured with his son, Ryan, Jim Collins holds the plaque he received during Hall of Fame ceremonies June 8 for outstanding players in the former Nashville Interscholastic League. – SUBMITTED
Retired Jefferson County High principal Jim Collins was inducted into the Nashville Interscholastic League’s (NIL) Hall of Fame in ceremonies June 8 in Nashville.
ROCK HILL, S.C. - For the fifth straight year, Carson-Newman placed at least 120 athletes on the South Atlantic Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll. The Eagles saw 124 student athletes represented on this year's list after a record-setting year with 137 a year ago.
GREENWOOD, IN. - Carson-Newman women's swimmer Mary Northcutt, men’s golfer Anthony Marcinelli, and men’s swimmer Paden Duke have all been selected for Google Cloud Academic All-America At-Large teams for a second consecutive year.
Action got underway this week in the Jefferson City Tee Ball League, with games starting Monday and scheduled every day for the next four weeks at Roy Harmon Park. These photos are from Tuesday’s match-up between the Mets and the Orioles, won by the birds, 9-4. Above, the Orioles’ Piper Lewi…
GREENWOOD, IN - Carson-Newman's athletic communications team has received five awards as part of the College Sports Information Directors of America's (CoSIDA) Publications and Digital Design Contest.
The Jefferson City Swim Club matched visiting Gulf Park stroke-for-stroke until the final event Thursday night before dropping a 342-340 decision in their first home meet of the season.
A second-place finish in the high school varsity division highlighted a strong performance by the Patriot Shooters at the Tennessee Scholastic Clay Target Program State Championships June 18-23 in Nashville.
After finishing with an 18-19 overall record and a deep postseason run to the region semifinals, three members of the Jefferson County baseball team were given postseason honors for the part they played in their team’s success.
It should be etched somewhere, engraved in the history of sports at the local university. Carson-Newman’s nationally ranked fishing team competed in its first tournament within a week of being formed two years ago.
Carson-Newman head volleyball coach Dave Franklin has introduced Ashley Tiernan as the program's new head beach coach and assistant indoor coach, Franklin announced Thursday.
A 7:30 p.m. start seems late for a little league game but there is logic for that. Almost everything in Challenger Division Little League baseball is logical, but it’s often a logic of the heart.
JEFFERSON CITY – Carson-Newman’s womens tennis team made quick work of the Newberry Wolves Sunday with a 6-1 win, but the men weren’t as fortunate, losing a close 4-3 decision.
Jefferson County High’s girls soccer team sent out its seniors out in style last Thursday, winning 5-2 over Seymour in the team’s final regular season home match.