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South Side senior commit to Bethel

JACKSON, Tenn. -- South Side seniors Cordea Kinnie and Tariq Robinson will join forces on the field for four more years. The duo signed their letters of intent on Thursday to join Bethel…

Final Scores: High School Basketball

Girls Haywood 63, Ripley 27 South Gibson 60, Dyersburg 47 Dyer Co. 57, Hardin Co. 35 Chester Co. 53, Lexington 45 South Side 70, Bolivar 33 Huntingdon 55, Gleason 45 Covington 54, Liberty 48 USJ 56, ECS 50 Westview 48, Crockett…

Scotts Hill edges JC in final seconds

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Scotts Hills' girls basketball team defeated Jackson Christian 47-44 in the first round of the District 15-A tournament. The Lady Lions will play undefeated Middleton on Friday at TCA in the semifinals.

Final Scores

Girls Scotts Hill 47, JC 44 Riverside 54, Madison 35 TCA 57, Adamsville 42 East Hickman 50, Camden 46 Boys Madison 52, Riverside 46  

Lane in similar situation before SIAC tourney

EAST JACKSON, Tenn. -- Lane's men's basketball team finds themselves in a very similar scenario before their conference tournament. A regular season finale win on Monday could clinch the No. 2…

Sacred Heart senior commits to Bethel soccer

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Familiarity played a big role in Anna Easley's college decision. The Sacred Heart standout signed her letter of intent to join Bethel University on Wednesday morning because it's…

Final Scores: District Tourneys

Girls Peabody 48, Greenfield 23 Liberty 69, JCM 26 Gibson Co. 55, Bradford 30 Boys Crockett Co. 49, South Gibson 36 Huntingdon 72, West Carroll 28 Dyersburg 63, Milan 30 Dresden 84, Clarksburg 42 Memphis Catholic 95, Sacred Heart 62…

AP Source: Grizzlies sending Lee to Charlotte in 3-team deal

A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Memphis Grizzlies are sending swingman Courtney Lee to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for P.J. Hairston. The Grizzlies will also receive Chris Andersen from the Miami Heat,…

Gibson County football coach moves to Arkansas

After four years as head football coach, Gibson County's Morgan Cruce is leaving Dyer for an opportunity in Arkansas. Cruce's next coaching stint will be with Baptist Preparatory School as a head coach. "Great opportunity for my family and I," Cruce said…

Locals dominate all-star game in Texas

DESOTO, Texas -- USJ's Caleb Willis and Medina's Christian Denton had themselves quite the weekend in the 'Lone Star State.' The duo performed exceptionally well in the World versus Texas football game. Denton who…

Humboldt eliminates Lake County

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Humboldt's boys basketball team defeated Lake County 86-63 in the first round of the District 14-A tournament. The Vikings will play Union City in the semifinals.

Lady Lions top Riverside in finale

JACKSON, Tenn. -- TCA's girls basketball team defeated Riverside 59-48. The Lady Lions will play Adamsville on Wednesday in the District 15-A tournament. The Lady Panthers will host Madison Academic.

TCA clinches #2 seed

JACKSON, Tenn. -- TCA's boys basketball team defeated Riverside 62-47 in their regular season finale. The Lions will host Scotts Hill on Thursday in the District 15-A tournament.

Final Scores: District Tournaments

Girls Lexington 73, Fayette-Ware 63 Bolivar 35, McNairy Central 25 Dyersburg 38, Obion Co. 32 Gleason 67, Clarksburg 36 Huntingdon 64, Big Sandy 21 Boys Humboldt 86, Lake Co. 63 Gibson Co. 47, Bradford 39 Halls 94, South Fulton 54…

Final Scores: Friday Night Hoops

Girls TCA 46, JC 36 Scotts Hill 66, Madison Academic 39 Liberty 75, North Side 27 Westview 68, Milan 52 Huntingdon 54, West Carroll 43 Hardin Co. 48, Brighton 35 Ripley 68, JCM 50 South Gibson 69, Obion Co. 50…

Chester County's Morris chooses NAIA school

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Chester County quarterback Bo Morris is taking his talent to Lindsey Wilson in Kentucky. Family, friends and faculty packed the school cafeteria on Friday to see Morris sign…

Pair of state champions commit to Cumberlands

TRENTON, Tenn. -- Two Peabody seniors will be teammates for four more years. Kendrick Malone and Keyvon Goodwin signed their letters of intent on Friday to join the University of Cumberlands…

Three locals named Mr./Miss Basketball Finalists

Three West Tennesseans received news on Friday they were on the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association 2016 Mr./Miss Basketball finalists list. University School Jackson produced two of the three with Anna…

JCM set for final home game ever

JACKSON, Tenn. --JCM's basketball program final regular season basketball game against Ripley is also a farewell to game's in their home gymnasium.

Huber leads Freed-Hardeman to shutout

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Freed-Hardeman's baseball team defeated St. Catherine College 3-0 in game one of the series. Freed's Nolan Huber picked up his first win of the season with five…

Halls ready to continue historic season

HALLS, Tenn. -- Halls boys basketball coach Winston Jarrett has practically seen it all. The longtime coach has been on the Tigers sidelines for 36 years. Jarrett couldn't predict an undefeated…

Weather forces schedule changes on the diamond

Both Freed-Hardeman University and Union University are moving up their weekend baseball games because of the incoming weather. The Lions originally scheduled Saturday game against St. Catharine College has been moved up…

USJ falls short in overtime to region foe

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Saint George's boys basketball team defeated USJ 70-67 in overtime. The win gives the Gryphons first place in their region. The two play again on Friday in…

Final Scores: High School Basketball

Girls South Gibson 57, Dyersburg 49 South Side 72, McNairy Central 34 Gibson Co. 69, Bradford 61 Peabody 66, Halls 43 Millington 46, North Side 34 Middleton 45, Scotts Hill 30 Humboldt 56, Union City 43 Lexington 46, Chester Co.…

Weather forces postponed games

Several high school basketball games scheduled for Tuesday night have been postponed because of snow. McKenzie's road trip to Big Sandy is being pushed back to Thursday. West Carroll at Huntingdon has been moved to Friday at 6 p.m. Obion County and…

Lillard has 33 to lead Blazers past Grizzlies 112-106

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Damian Lillard scored 33 points, C.J. McCollum had six of his 21 points in overtime as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 112-106 on Monday night. McCollum scored the first three baskets of the…

Sacred Heart honors basketball coach

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Sacred Heart of Jesus High School paid homage to their very first basketball coach on senior night against Carroll Academy. During halftime of the boys game, David Hunt was…

USJ ready to dethrone state champs

JACKSON, Tenn. -- USJ's boys basketball team has a chance to lock up the No. 1 seed in their region this week. The Bruins take on defending state champions St. George twice. History…

Lady Knights win first game

JACKSON, Tenn. - Sacred Heart's girls basketball team defeated Carroll Academy 37-22 to snap their winless streak. Hannah Fitzgerald finished with a game-high 12 points.

Final Scores: High School Basketball

Boys Humboldt 84, Huntingdon 65 Hardin Co. 83, Adamsville 69 Bolivar 41, Chester Co. 38 Haywood 71, JCM 63 McKenzie 60, Peabody 52 Sacred Heart 78, Carroll Academy 37 Girls Haywood 77, JCM 19 Huntingdon 54, Humboldt 42 Hardin Co.…

USJ and Milan football set to play 2016

USJ's new head football coach Rusty Bradley and Milan head coach Jeff Morris are familiar with game planning against each other. But usually with much more at stake. Bradley guided Christian Academy…

USJ's Dunn commits to Union

JACKSON, Tenn. -- USJ senior Addison Dunn accomplished everything a soccer player dreams about in high school. Sectional Championship. Check. State Championship. Check. School record books. Check. Dunn's next four years will…

Final Scores: Friday Hoops

BOYS Humboldt 65, Gibson Co. 53 Haywood 71, North Side 63 Lexington 81, Bolivar 73 Westview 51, Dyersburg 50 Crockett Co. 37, South Gibson 35 Union City 68, Greenfield 38 Bradford 48, Lake Co. 46 South Fulton 47, Peabody 39…

Brian Franks named McNairy head football coach

McNairy Central's athletic director and baseball coach Brian Franks added another title to his resume on Friday. Franks filled the Bobcats head football coaching vacancy, according to the school's principal. Franks takes over for Chad Hodge who served as McNairy's…