The 1951 Little League baseball season was a historic one for the small city nestled in the middle of Southwest Virginia’s coal country.
When news broke that the Appalachian League season would not be played this summer, it disappointed a lot of people in a lot of towns.
It’s often said a team learns more from a loss than a win. That’s the case for some of the teams from smaller schools competing in the East Tennessee Summer High School Baseball League.
Entrenched as an assistant coach at the NCAA Division-I level, Matt Wise has joined head coach Jason Shay’s men’s basketball staff at East Tennessee State.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — NASCAR and Bristol Motor Speedway announced Wednesday a “choose rule” and the format for the NASCAR All-Star Race on July 15.
GRAY — The Daniel Boone community has come together with an outpouring of support for Trailblazers football player Nate Rader, who was seriously injured after falling down an embankment while doing yard work Monday.
While the TSSAA presented four options to member schools Wednesday as contingency plans, it also held out hope football season could still begin on time.
One Charles grew up in Johnson City. The other Charles moved there from Kentucky. A shared love of dirt track racing led to a fast friendship.
The early days of ETSU track and field under coach Dave Walker were not always based around distance running. In fact, Walker’s first All-American was a sprinter from Knoxville: Robert Rovere.
Football coaches often talk about taking what the defense gives you. It’s time for the TSSAA — and everybody — to adopt that mindset when dealing with athletics and the global pandemic.
Former Wise Central basketball star Isaiah McAmis signed on the dotted line with Virginia-Wise on Tuesday.
The minor league baseball season was canceled on Tuesday because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The TSSAA announced Tuesday that “based on the extension of the governor's order, football and girls soccer cannot begin their seasons as originally scheduled.”
Although guilty last week of calling the noose found in the Talladega garage a racist act against Bubba Wallace, I still take issue with the disparaging remarks about his driving ability. Such criticism has ramped up since he has become more outspoken on social issues.
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