FARRAGUT — Kawika Makua had plenty of transition options once Jefferson County’s defense tightened.
DANDRIDGE - Jacob Thompson scored 24 points to lead Jefferson County High to a thrilling 80-75 win over Carter Friday night, but his best work might have been done on the defensive side of the floor.
JEFFERSON CITY – In its first home meet of the 2020 campaign, the Carson-Newman swimming team defeated the Milligan Buffaloes by a combined team score of 381-141 Saturday afternoon. The men won 192-70 while the women came away with a 189-71 triumph.
ROCK HILL, S.C. – For the second time in three years, Carson-Newman was named the preseason favorite in the South Atlantic Conference voted on by the coaches and announced by the league last Wednesday.
JEFFERSON CITY – Former South Atlantic Conference Player of the Year Kyle Koeneman and two-time all-region selection Vince Apicella lead a group of 26 former all-conference selections named to the 2010s all-decade team for Carson-Newman baseball.
ROCK HILL, S.C. – Carson-Newman has been picked to finish ninth in the annual preseason coaches poll released by the South Atlantic Conference Wednesday morning.
When noon found him without a keeper, Matthew Robertson of Kuttawa, Ky., made a bold decision that propelled him to victory at the Basspro.com Bassmaster EasternOpen on Cherokee Lake with a three-day total of 40 pounds, 12 ounces.
Two-time All-American and reigning SAC Scholar Athlete of the Year Abby Fiessinger has been selected as the captain of Carson-Newman’s softball’s all-decade team by the Carson-Newman Athletic Communications Office.
Effective next season, the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association has added a fourth classification for basketball, baseball and softball.
Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany – For a second straight year, Carson-Newman men’s basketball alum Grant Teichmann will head back across the Atlantic to suit up for a German professional team.
HARTSVILLE, S.C. – A trio of goals scored, a mark reached for the fourth time this season, lifted the Carson-Newman Eagles past the Coker Cobras on the road Saturday by a final of 3-1.