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Fayetteville High School's Nicholas Hopkins takes it to the basket in region tournament action on the road with LEAD Academy. Hopkins finished the night with 27 points. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

Tigers’ season ends with LEAD Academy

Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

  Fayetteville High School’s Tiger season came to an end last week. In the first round of region tournament action, FHS went down to LEAD Academy, 59-54. It’s the second season for the Panthers to end the Tigers’ run in region action. It’s the third win for LEAD over Fayetteville in their three meetings. FHS wrapped up its season with a 23-5 overall record ranked 10th in Class-A AP polls

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  • Lady Falcons’ season ends with Blackman

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

    Morgan Higgins, the only senior on the Lady Falcons’ basketball team, knocked down this 3-pointer from the corner for the final basket of her high school career in region tournament action against Blackman. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons got a tough draw going into region tournament action. The ladies’ fourth seed coming out of the District 8-AAA tournament matched the Lady Falcons with the number one state ranked and number three nationally ranked Blackman Lady Blaze. Blackman finished with the region win, 66-28. But, the buzz in the gym that night wasn’t the success of the Lady Blaze but instead how to

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  • Unity hosts Duck, Dive Dodgeball Tourney

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

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    Registrations are now being accepted for Unity School’s Lions Pride Duck and Dive Dodgeball Tournament, a event that will be held Saturday, March 7. The fundraiser will benefit two school projects, according to organizers, noting that it will raise money to help the school relocate its playground on the hill away from the busy road to a safer location on campus, and two, to raise money to build a field

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  • Falcons’ season ends with loss to Stars

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

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    Lincoln County High School’s Falcon season ended in the first round of region tournament action last week. The Falcons’ fourth place finish in the district tournament matched up LCHS with Siegel, the top seed in Murfreesboro. The Stars finished with a big fourth quarter, taking the win, 66-52. The Stars finished the regular season in the fourth spot of District 7-AAA but came on at the right time, taking the

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  • Falcons go down to Eagles in tournament action

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    Lincoln County's Austin Grimes takes it to the basket in tournament action against Shelbyville. Grimes led the scoring for the Falcons with 14 points. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    After a week of delays due to weather, the District 8-AAA tournament in Tullahoma wrapped up Saturday. The Falcons went down to Shelbyville, 59-40, in the consolation game. Columbia claimed the championship, defeating Lawrence County, 68-54. Xavier Talley-Hyde and Austin Grimes were named to the All-District team. Talley-Hyde received All Tournament honors. Advancing this week to region tournament play, the Falcons travel to Siegel, taking on the Stars Tuesday at

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  • Lady Falcons edged by Eaglettes

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    Lincoln County High School’s Morgan Higgins drives into the paint in tournament action against Shelbyville. Higgins led for the ladies with 20 points. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    District 8-AAA action in Tullahoma got underway Saturday after being postponed for a week due to weather. In the consolation game, the Lady Falcons went down at the buzzer to Shelbyville, 47-45. In the girls’ championship, it was Tullahoma winning their first district tournament title since the mid-1970s, 47-41, over Lawrence County. Lincoln County’s Morgan Higgins and Sloan Mann were named to the All District team. Higgins received All Tournament

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  • Tigers take win in consolation over Vikings

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 3:00 pm

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    After a series of postponements, District 9-A tournament action in Eagleville resumed. Saturday, Fayetteville High School’s Tigers bounced back from their loss to Huntland with a big win over Community. In the District 9-A finals boys’ championship, Huntland defeated Moore County, 65-55. In the consolation game, Fayetteville won over Community, 62-44. On the girls’ side in the championship, it was Community, 68, Middle Tennessee Christian, 53. In the consolation game,

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  • Parks reaches 1,000-point mark

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 3:00 pm

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    Fayetteville High School senior Michael Parks reached the 1,000-point career mark recently and was honored prior to the Tigers’ game with Culleoka. Pictured (from left) are Eric Jones, Coach Chris Murdock, Dr. Janine Wilson, Michael, Myron Parks, Barbara Parks, Jerome Parks, Monte Parks and Charles R. Parks.

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  • Golf outing aids 10U Velocity

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 2:59 pm

    The Velocity 10U baseball team’s first annual Golf Outing, a four man scramble, will be held Saturday, March 21, at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Fayetteville. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with tee-off at 9 a.m. The cost is $55 per single or $220 a team. This includes 18 holes of golf, a cart and lunch. Events include a putting challenge, longest drive, closest to the pin and chip challenge.

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