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Today's Sports

  • Poteet’s 3-pointers help CCHS...

    Corey Poteet’s long-range marksmanship last week helped carry the Campbell County High School boys’ basketball team to a Lenoir City Christmas Tournament championship.

    The Cougars (2-2 district, 9-4 overall) beat Middle Tennessee Class AAA power Columbia Central, 63-54, Thursday night to complete a 3-0 tournament run with their fourth consecutive victory.

  • Poteet’s 3-pointers help CCHS...

    Corey Poteet’s long-range marksmanship last week helped carry the Campbell County High School boys’ basketball team to a Lenoir City Christmas Tournament championship.

    The Cougars (2-2 district, 9-4 overall) beat Middle Tennessee Class AAA power Columbia Central, 63-54, Thursday night to complete a 3-0 tournament run with their fourth consecutive victory.

  • Campbell County teams make...

    Campbell County High School’s varsity basketball teams went on the road Tuesday night to sweep District 3-AAA rival Clinton for the second time this season.

    The Lady Cougars (5-0 district, 11-4 overall) defeated the Lady Dragons, 67-42, with nine players scoring points.

    Senior point guard Courtney Morris led the way with 14, followed by post player Shayla Goins with 13, Maria Foust eight, Amber Young and Hannah Owens seven each, Courtney Miller and Emily Byrge six each, Niki Ward five and Kristin Chapman one.

  • Looking back at 2011, the year...

    June

    The Lady Cougars went 11-8 during summer team basketball camps at William Blount, Tennessee Tech and Alcoa.

    Jellico High School’s boys went 19-10 while playing a mix of small and large school teams during summer team basketball camps at Maryville College, LMU and  Middle Tennessee State.

    Cheerleader camp at Jacksboro Middle School drew a large crowd.

  • Tourney title makes for a Merry...

    The Campbell County Lady Cougars did their best to give the homestanding Gatlinburg-Pittman Lady Highlanders a blue Christmas by spoiling the Blue and Gold’s chance at earning back-to-back Smoky Mountain Classic championships with a 63-52 win by the visitors on Friday night.

    “I thought we came out really with no purpose,” said a disappointed G-P girls’ coach Katie Parton, following the 11-point championship loss. 

  • Tourney title makes for a Merry...

    The Campbell County Lady Cougars did their best to give the homestanding Gatlinburg-Pittman Lady Highlanders a blue Christmas by spoiling the Blue and Gold’s chance at earning back-to-back Smoky Mountain Classic championships with a 63-52 win by the visitors on Friday night.

    “I thought we came out really with no purpose,” said a disappointed G-P girls’ coach Katie Parton, following the 11-point championship loss. 

  • Win streak continues for CCHS...

    Campbell County High School’s girls took no prisoners last week while winning the Smoky Mountain Classic at Gatlinburg and extending their victory streak to eight.

    Nobody got within double digits of the Lady Cougars (10-4 overall) who went a perfect 4-0 during the basketball tournament with a couple of games being decided by 44 and 33 points.

    Tournament host Gatlinburg-Pittman got the closest during an 11-point loss to Campbell County in Friday’s championship game.

  • Win streak continues for CCHS...

    Campbell County High School’s girls took no prisoners last week while winning the Smoky Mountain Classic at Gatlinburg and extending their victory streak to eight.

    Nobody got within double digits of the Lady Cougars (10-4 overall) who went a perfect 4-0 during the basketball tournament with a couple of games being decided by 44 and 33 points.

    Tournament host Gatlinburg-Pittman got the closest during an 11-point loss to Campbell County in Friday’s championship game.

  • Campbell County girls selected...

    The Campbell County High School Athletic Department would like to congratulate volleyball players Carrie Brogan and Temre’ Taylor for their accomplishment of making the Phoenix Rising Volleyball roster.

    Phoenix Rising Volleyball is a competitive volleyball travel club for both girls and boys. 

    Based in Knoxville, Phoenix Rising is one of the most successful clubs in the Southeast, winning multiple tournaments across the region. 

    The club was recently featured on the news for its competitiveness and accomplishments. 

  • Malicoat named MVP of Bowman...

    Cody Malicoat was named MVP after the Jellico High School boys’ basketball team won the Bowman Memorial Tournament last week at Lynn Camp, Ky.

    The Blue Devils (2-2 district, overall) defeated Harlan, 64-49; Owsley County, 71-46; and the host team, 74-51 to claim the championship trophy.

    Joining Malicoat on the all-tournament team were Jellico teammates Ethan Shelley, Austin Hunley, Bowlin and Billy Rowe. The Blue Devils have now won four in a row, beginning on Dec. 13 with an important 54-51 district decision at Oliver Springs.