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Lincoln County High School's Makinley Fitch (center) works to beat the press in action at home last week against the Tullahoma Lady Wildcats. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

Lady Falcons split in district hoops action

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:59 pm

Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons split in district action last week. The ladies won at home Friday over Tullahoma, 46-37. Tuesday, the ladies went down on the road to Coffee County, 60-46. Currently, the Lady Falcons are 2-1 in District 8-AAA play. Friday against the Lady Wildcats, the ladies were without Bethany Lamon, Brianna Sanders and Darian Norman, all sidelined with injuries. Tullahoma was without Ashlyn McDonald. The absence

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  • Lady Knights undefeated in conference play

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:59 pm

    Riverside Christian Academy’s Kennedy Honey was the Lady Knights’ top scorer for Thursday’s win over St. Andrews-Sewanee. ~ Photo by Evan Buck

    Riverside Christian Academy’s varsity girls’ basketball team is currently undefeated in conference play with wins over Covenant and Providence. The Lady Knights started the season on Veterans Day against Providence with a 46 to 43 win. Kennedy Honey led the team in scoring with 20 points and Emma Campbell followed closely with 13 points. Morgan Honey and Megan Green each contributed four points, Hailey Albert netted three points, and Alysa

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  • Lady Tigers win over LaVergne on the road

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:59 pm

    Fayetteville High School’s Tamia Baker (5) puts up a three in action on the road last week against Community’s Lady Viqueens. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Fayetteville High School’s Lady Tigers picked up a win on the road Saturday, defeating LaVergne, 51-44. Early in the week, the ladies took two district road trip losses, falling to Middle Tennessee Christian, 54-36, and Community, 67-53. Saturday, it was the fourth quarter before the game with the Lady Wolverines was decided. FHS was up 15-13 at the end of one and 29-28 at the intermission. Both teams picked up

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  • Tiger win streak continues; 4-0 in district play

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:58 pm

    Fayetteville High School’s James Keith (fifth from left) was honored prior to the Tigers’ recent Moore County game for reaching the benchmark of 500 rebounds in his career as a Tiger. The milestone was reached during Fayetteville's game with Coffee County. Pictured (from left) Eric Jones, principal; Coach Chris Murdock; Dr. Janine Wilson, director of schools; and Rodney Keith, James and Marie Keith.

    Fayetteville High School’s Tigers wrapped up last week with a pair of district wins over Community and Middle Tennessee Christian. Currently, the Tigers are 4-0 in District 9A action. Friday, FHS won on the road over MTC Cougars, 54-46. The Cougars came into the match-up with a district win over Forrest but went down to Huntland, 45-44. The Tigers came from behind, trailing 13-8 at the end of one. The

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  • LCHS Falcons claim two district wins

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:58 pm

    Lincoln County High School's Seth Bertorelli battles in the paint in action last week against Tullahoma's Wildcats. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Falcons picked up two district wins last week. Friday, LCHS won at home over Tullahoma, 66-41. Tuesday, the Falcons won on the road in a barn-burner over Coffee County, 56-55. LCHS is now 2-1 in District 8-AAA action. Friday night it was a Falcons’ night from the opening tipoff, up 21-11 at the end of one. Lincoln County won the second frame, 16-12, and was on

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  • Tiger football all-district

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:57 pm

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    Eight from Fayetteville High School’s Tiger football team received All District 9-A honors at their banquet last week. Pictured (from left) are Fredi Mitchell, 1st team; Kendrell Hall, 2nd team; Jacob Pigg, 1st team; Cain McWilliams, 1st team; Dorian Thompson, 2nd team; Colten Dotson, 2nd team; Adrian Stanescu, 1st team; and Marquice Emmons, 2nd team. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

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  • Hoop shoot winner

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:56 pm

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    Highland Rim Middle School’s Amelia Kate Richardson competed in the district finals of the Elks Lodge Hoop Shoot over the weekend. After the first round of competition, she was tied for the top spot. In the shoot off, one shot decided the winner, and Amelia Kate finished in second place.

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  • Lady Falcons sweep week

    Posted on December 8, 2014 at 3:50 pm

    Lincoln County High School's Morgan Higgins had a big night scoring 21 points and pulling 17 rebounds in the Lady Falcons’ win last week over Columbia. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons had a big week on the hardwood. The ladies won at home over Marshall County on Monday night, 53-26. Friday, they picked up a win in their district opener over Columbia, 57-44. After battling a couple games with scoring slumps, the ladies shot the ball better, averaging 55 points per outing last week. Currently, the ladies’ record overall is 3-3. Columbia brought an athletic

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  • Tigers roll on the hardwood; improve to 8-0

    Posted on December 8, 2014 at 3:50 pm

    Fayetteville High School’s Michael Parks follows through on a three-point shot in action last week in the Tigers’ win over Huntland. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    The Tigers at Fayetteville High School improved their overall record to 8-0 last week with two district wins at home, defeating Huntland, 85-63, and Moore County, 63-40. Friday night, the Raiders kept it close for the first half. FHS was up 19-15 at the end of one and 29-23 at the break. But, the Tigers began to pull away, winning the third, 18-9, led by Cain McWilliams with 8 points.

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