Alex Northcut

High school seniors given one final soccer game

JACKSON, Tenn. -- After having their final season of high school soccer come to an abrupt end, West Tennessee senior athletes have been given one final opportunity to step on the field and compete. Due…

High School Football Preview: Hardin County Tigers

SAVANNAH, Tenn. -- Loaded with talent a year ago, Hardin County returns several veteran skill players to the 2020 football roster who are hungry to make a deep playoff run. This year the Tigers…

Carlock signs with Samford

JACKSON, Tenn. -- USJ sent another football product to the next level Thursday morning. Bruins receiver Wesley Carlock signed his official letter to continue his athletic career next fall at Samford University. Last season…

High School Football Preview: Liberty Tech Crusaders

JACKSON, Tenn. -- New faces and new facilities surround the Liberty Tech football program this summer, as anticipation for the fall continues to increase on campus. Under first year head coach Scott Akin, the…

High School Football Preview: South Side Hawks

JACKSON, Tenn. -- In recent years, the South Side Hawks have been a threat within the talented group of schools that make up Region 6 4A. Heading into the 2020 season, they plan to…

High School Football Preview: Chester County Eagles

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Regrouping and rebuilding have been key themes surrounding the Chester County football program. Despite having time off during the quarantine period, the off-season has been a time of growth for the…

High School Football Preview: Lexington Tigers

LEXINGTON, Tenn. -- Enthusiasm and eagerness for Friday nights do not run low within the Lexington football program. Coming off a second place finish in Region 6 4A, along with a second round playoff appearance,…

High School Football Preview: North Side Indians

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Like many high school teams, the North Side Indians were eager to return to the football field after months of quarantine. Looking ahead to this season, third year head coach Jesse…

Buchanan signs with JSCC women's basketball

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- Wednesday was signing day for Humboldt's Reagan Buchanan, officially solidifying her decision to continue her basketball career at Jackson State Community College. This past season Buchanan was a threat on both sides…

Newman signs with Union men's soccer

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The USJ soccer program produced another collegiate athlete Wednesday afternoon. Bruins forward Sam Newman signed his official letter to continue his athletic career next fall at Union University. Newman began playing for…

Milan continues renovations to new football stadium

MILAN, Tenn. -- For years, Milan school officials have discussed the idea of renovating their high school football stadium. That plan is now being put into action. Demolition began this past winter following the 2019…

Liberty Tech adds new football scoreboard

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Highlighted in Crusader maroon, the Liberty Tech football program recently installed a brand new scoreboard that will be ready to go for the upcoming season. The project went up last Wednesday…

Freed Hardeman softball lands two local signings

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Earlier this afternoon, South Side's Destyni Strain and Chester County's Alaina Cooper signed their official letters to continue their softball careers at Freed Hardeman University. Both Strain and Cooper expressed that staying…

Senior Spotlight: Peabody Baseball

TRENTON, Tenn. -- As three of the most influential athletes at Peabody High School, Eli Hammonds, Noah Halbrook, and Cooper Baugus were all looking to end their time with the Golden Tide on a high…

Senior Spotlight: Austin Cobb

JACKSON, Tenn. -- When spring rolls around, the baseball diamond becomes home to Liberty Tech's Austin Cobb. Little did he know that after just two games this season, he would step on the field in…

Senior Spotlight: Ben Smith

JACKSON, Tenn. -- As a senior at Sacred Heart, Ben Smith had put everything into preparing for the 2020 baseball season, ready to bring a new energy to the Knight's dugout. "We were just looking…

Senior Spotlight: Kristen Pickens

JACKSON, Tenn. -- 2020 was a year to look forward for the Union University softball program. The Lady Bulldogs were coming off a historic season in 2019, winning their first ever tournament game in the…

Senior Spotlight: Kevin Davis

JACKSON, Tenn. -- For Kevin Davis, sprinting is a lifestyle. Regardless of classification, the TCA senior was a nightmare on the track entering the 2020 spring season. But despite an already respected reputation, Davis was…

Senior Spotlight: Macey Neal

DYER, Tenn. -- The Gibson County softball program wouldn't be where it is today without the impact of senior Macey Neal. The three time All-State short stop had led the Lady Pioneers to success in…

Senior Spotlight: Will Pucek

JACKSON, Tenn. --¬†USJ striker, Will Pucek, was more than ready to get back to work for the 2020 soccer season. But in an instant, he saw the final chapter of his high school career disappear.…

Senior Spotlight: Hunter Ensley

HUNTINGDON, Tenn. -- When Huntingdon baseball comes up in conversation, it's hard not to mention the name Hunter Ensley. Three All-District selections, two District MVP awards, and two All-State recognition's provide a glimpse as to…

Senior Spotlight: Jessica Cisco

JACKSON, Tenn. -- 2020 was supposed to be Jessica Cisco's final season of high school softball for the Jackson Christian Lady Eagles. However, that all changed when the TSSAA made the decision to cancel all…

Generals home opener suspended due to COVID-19

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The first pitch of the Jackson Generals home opener was supposed to take place Wednesday night at the Ballpark of Jackson against the Birmingham Barons, but just like every other live sporting…

Greenfield Girls Basketball Highlights 2019-2020

GREENFIELD, Tenn. -- Highlights from the 2019-2020 Greenfield high school girls basketball season. The Lady Yellowjackets won both District 13 A and Region 7 A championships. They advanced to a spot in the…

2019 USJ Football Highlights

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Highlights from the 2019 USJ high school football season. The Bruins finished as the Division II-A state runners up with a 10-4 record.

2019 Lake County Football Highlights

TIPTONVILLE, Tenn. -- Highlights from the 2019 Lake County high school football season. The Falcons finished as the Class A state champions with a 15-0 record.

2019 Peabody Football Highlights

TRENTON, Tenn. -- Highlights from the 2019 Peabody high school football season. The Golden Tide finished as the Class AA state champions with a 15-0 record.

Puckett leaves Lake County football

TIPTONVILLE, Tenn. -- After bringing home the gold ball this past season, the Lake County football program is now in search of new head coach. Josh Puckett announced today that he will be leaving…

Neal out as Freed Hardeman women's coach

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Today, information surfaced that Freed Hardeman head women's basketball coach, Dale Neal, had been relieved of his responsibilities with the Lady Lions program. According to Neal, a meeting took place this past…

Local family remembers daughter through softball tournament

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Every year since 2008, the Sarah Beth Whitehead Memorial Softball Tournament takes place right here in West Tennessee. This year's tournament featured 19 local high school teams that all gathered to compete…

South Side regroups after state tournament news

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The local basketball community continues to process the TSSAA's decision to suspend both the high school girls and boys state basketball tournaments due to to the threat of the coronavirus. The…

Wilkins family enjoying special postseason

DYER, Tenn. -- Once again, Gibson County head girls basketball coach Mitch Wilkins and the defending Class A champion Lady Pioneers find themselves preparing for another trip to Murfreesboro. However, the unique factor to this…

TCA's Lee wins Division II-A Miss Basketball

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- TCA's Macey Lee was awarded the Miss Basketball honor in the Division II-A classification. Lee finished her career as a Lady Lion with over 2,000 points, a region tournament MVP, and a…

Moore-McNeil wins second straight Miss Basketball award

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- Greenfield's Chloe Moore-McNeil was announced as this year's Class A Miss Basketball recipient, winning the award for the second year in a row. As a senior for the Lady Yellowjackets, Moore-McNeil has…

TCA celebrates first girls basketball state championship

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Students and fans from TCA gathered Sunday afternoon to welcome back the 2020 Division II-A state champion Lady Lions. The ceremony followed TCA's 61-54 win over The King's Academy on Saturday in…

Terry signs with Bethel

MEDINA, Tenn. -- This afternoon, South Gibson's Paxton Terry signed with Bethel University to continue his football career. Throughout his time on a high school field, Terry was a 2018 All-Region selection, a 2019…

High School Basketball Scores (Mar. 3)

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Local high school basketball scores from March 3, 2020: GIRLS: Region 7 A Greenfield 57 / Gibson County 39     BOYS: Region 6 A West Carroll 55 / McKenzie 48 Loretto 63 / Bruceton 32  …

Hannaford signs with Johnson University

JACKSON, Tenn. -- TCA's Emma Hannaford signed her official letter today to continue her volleyball career next season at Johnson University. Hannaford led the Lady Lions this year in 6 different categories, recording the highest…

High School Basketball Scores (Mar. 2)

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Local high school basketball scores from March 2, 2020: GIRLS: Region 6 A Huntingdon 50 / Summertown 48 Loretto 77 / McKenzie 41   Region 7 AA Westview 60 / South Side 41 Crockett County 42 /…