High school sports head into postseason play in Southwest Virginia this coming week with tournaments in the Class 2 Mountain 7 and Class 1 Cumberland districts.
Daniel Boone’s Rob Hoover stepped away from one leadership path, but he will move right into another. Hoover submitted his resignation Wednesday as the head baseball coach at Daniel Boone. He said he will pursue opportunities in the ministry.
Justin Reed struck out 11 batters in relief and Twin Springs took a 9-7 Cumberland District baseball victory over host Thomas Walker on Tuesday.
Tennessee High, bolstered by nine free passes and Davis Hall’s two-run homer, beat Dobyns-Bennett 6-5 on Tuesday in a District 1-AAA elimination game.
North Greene scored all its runs in the top of the third inning to beat Sullivan North 6-4 on Tuesday in the losers’ bracket final of the District 1-A tournament at David Crockett.
Union’s 10-8 win over Wise Central on Tuesday means the Bears, Warriors and Gate City are likely headed to a three-way tie in the Mountain 7’s final regular-season standings.
Sullivan North saw its season come to an end Tuesday in the losers' bracket final of the District 1-A tournament. North Greene scored all its runs in the top of the third inning to take a 6-4 victory over the Golden Raiders.
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Eastside captured an eighth consecutive Cumberland District regular-season softball championship with Monday’s twin bill sweep of Thomas Walker.
Tennessee High ripped line drive after line drive to eliminate Daniel Boone from the District 1-AAA baseball tournament Monday with a 9-3 decision at Tod Houston Field.
University High used a six-run surge to advance past Sullivan North, 9-0, in the District 1-A baseball tournament Monday night at David Crockett.
Eastside and J.I. Burton combined for 21 runs and 23 hits before the Spartans came away with an 11-10, 10-inning win Monday at Lawson-Fitchko Stadium.
Alex Elmore continued his late-season tear and Science Hill hit up and down the lineup to defeat Dobyns-Bennett in Monday’s winners’ bracket final of the District 1-AAA baseball tournament.
Sunday was not a good day on the baseball field for Virginia-Wise, but there was a huge silver lining to the Cavaliers’ cloudy play.
Sullivan South overcame a three-run deficit for a 6-5 win over Sullivan East on Sunday in the winners’ bracket semifinals of the District 1-AA baseball tournament.