https://www.lafollettepress.com/sports/rss.xml en Hurricane Florence affects Chadwell, Coastal Carolina https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/hurricane-florence-affects-chadwell-coastal-carolina <p> At a hotel in St. Augustine, Florida, players and coaches from Coastal Carolina University are having an impromptu extended stay, as a result of Hurricane Florence.</p> Lady Cougars’ Sam Lasley perseveres through injuries https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/lady-cougars%E2%80%99-sam-lasley-perseveres-through-injuries <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/_mg_5093.jpg" alt="Campbell County senior defensive mid Samantha Lasley plays at Karns in August." title="Campbell County senior defensive mid Samantha Lasley plays at Karns in August." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Campbell County senior defensive mid Samantha &ldquo;Sam&rdquo; Lasley has had her share of hardships to deal with in her sporting career.</p> Cougar QB Addington injured in Gibbs comeback win, 34-27 https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/cougar-qb-addington-injured-gibbs-comeback-win-34-27 <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/kk3t9492.jpg" alt="Landon Addington runs in the game at Gibbs last Friday." title="Landon Addington runs in the game at Gibbs last Friday." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Last Friday was just not Campbell County&rsquo;s night.</p> Jellico picks up first win, 44-34, at Unaka https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/jellico-picks-first-win-44-34-unaka <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/_mg_6815.jpg" alt="The opening kickoff from Joe Elliott." title="The opening kickoff from Joe Elliott." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &ldquo;It&rsquo;s a win, and we needed a win in the worst possible way,&rdquo; said Jellico High School interim head football coach Johnny Massengale last Friday.</p> LaFollette falls 26-20 to HMMS after lightning delay https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/lafollette-falls-26-20-hmms-after-lightning-delay <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/_mg_6725.jpg" alt="The LaFollette Owls take the field last Thursday." title="The LaFollette Owls take the field last Thursday." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> It was delayed by around an hour due to lightning, but LaFollette Middle and Horace Maynard got a full football game in last Thursday at LaFollette Middle School, with HMMS winning 26-20.</p> Jacksboro makes it back-to-back wins over Oneida https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/jacksboro-makes-it-back-back-wins-over-oneida <p> Despite losing 24 eighth-graders from last year&rsquo;s squad, Jacksboro Middle School made it back-to-back years of wins over tough Oneida, with a 38-26 victory on the road last Thursday.</p> Midway rushes past Jellico Middle in football contest https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/midway-rushes-past-jellico-middle-football-contest <p> Lady Blue Devils fall in semis at Knox Central tourney https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/lady-blue-devils-fall-semis-knox-central-tourney <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/_mg_7233.jpg" alt="Jellico celebrates after the win over Bledsoe." title="Jellico celebrates after the win over Bledsoe." align="left" hspace="6" /><p>