http://www.lafollettepress.com/sports/rss.xml/sports/rss.xml en She’s No. 1! Brady wins state http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/she%E2%80%99s-no-1-brady-wins-state <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/webmadison_brady_0.jpg" alt="Madison Brady took first in shot put and fourth in discus at the middle school state track meet at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville on Saturday." title="Madison Brady took first in shot put and fourth in discus at the middle school state track meet at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville on Saturday." align="left" hspace="6" width="130" height="85" /><p> Take it from Class A middle school shot put state champion Madison Brady: The key to a strong shot put showing or discus throw is in the technique.</p> Jacksboro Eagles compete at state meet http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/jacksboro-eagles-compete-state-meet <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/riley_faulkner_2.jpg" alt="Riley Faulkner runs at the state meet." title="Riley Faulkner runs at the state meet." align="left" hspace="6" width="67" height="85" /><p> A number of Jacksboro Eagles and Lady Eagles competed in the first-ever state track meet at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville this past Saturday.</p> LaFollette Middle track team participates in Clarksville http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/lafollette-middle-track-team-participates-clarksville <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/lafollette_track.jpg" alt="Front: Coach Greg Vincent, First Row: Assistant Coach Will Cross, Chloe Dishman, Madison “Journey” Williams, Alexis England, Bailey Gillium, Macy Caldwell, Assistant Jennifer Caldwell. Back Row: Diamond Davis, Lance Daugherty, Caleb White, Alex Jimenez. " title="Front: Coach Greg Vincent, First Row: Assistant Coach Will Cross, Chloe Dishman, Madison “Journey” Williams, Alexis England, Bailey Gillium, Macy Caldwell, Assistant Jennifer Caldwell. Back Row: Diamond Davis, Lance Daugherty, Caleb White, Alex Jimenez. " align="left" hspace="6" width="180" height="85" /><p> <em>Submitted by LaFollette Middle head track coach Greg Vincent</em></p> Jacksboro Middle finds success at elite meet http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/jacksboro-middle-finds-success-elite-meet <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/jacksboro_track_at_elite_meet.jpg" alt="Jacksboro Middle School track athletes pose for a picture after the elite meet on May 10." title="Jacksboro Middle School track athletes pose for a picture after the elite meet on May 10." align="left" hspace="6" width="149" height="85" /><p> The Jacksboro Middle School track team enjoyed success at the 2016 East Tennessee Middle School Elite Championships at Hardin Valley Academy on May 10.</p> Jellico outscores Claiborne in football scrimmage http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/jellico-outscores-claiborne-football-scrimmage <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/jellico-claiborne_scrimmage_5.jpg" alt="Jellico backup quarterback Jaden Gibson passes. " title="Jellico backup quarterback Jaden Gibson passes. " align="left" hspace="6" width="134" height="85" /><p> The Jellico High School football team outscored Claiborne six touchdowns to four in a scrimmage at Jellico on Saturday.</p> Cougars hold annual Blue and Orange Game http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/cougars-hold-annual-blue-and-orange-game <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cchs_spring_game_5.jpg" alt="Seth Roberts breaks up a pass to Logan Phillips." title="Seth Roberts breaks up a pass to Logan Phillips." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> The Cougars&rsquo; annual Blue and Orange Game last Thursday was a competitive game that featured ring of fire competitions, a tug-of-war contest, guest coaches and plenty of highlights.</p> Jeffers calls CCHS QB U http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/jeffers-calls-cchs-qb-u <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/alumni.jpg" alt="From left, CCHS alumni Nick Bailey, Joseph Elkins and Ethan Jeffers smile for a picture after the Blue and Orange Game. Bailey and Jeffers were guest coaches." title="From left, CCHS alumni Nick Bailey, Joseph Elkins and Ethan Jeffers smile for a picture after the Blue and Orange Game. Bailey and Jeffers were guest coaches." align="left" hspace="6" width="101" height="85" /><p> Campbell County High School alumnus Ethan Jeffers thinks that CCHS is Quarterback University.</p> Cougar field brings back memories for Nick Bailey http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/cougar-field-brings-back-memories-nick-bailey <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tug_of_war_processed.jpg" alt="At halftime, players competed in the tug of war competition. " title="At halftime, players competed in the tug of war competition. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p>