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Fayetteville High School’s Marquice Emmons traps Richland’s quarterback for a loss in the Tigers’ season opener Friday night on the road against the Raiders. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

City Tigers roar in season opener over Raiders

Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:48 am

It was a Tiger night in Fayetteville High School’s season opener on the road at Richland Friday night. FHS finished with the win, 55-6. The Raiders came into the match-up falling to Moore County, 38-6, in Week 0. Richland is led this season by Coach Joe Moos who left the offensive coordinator post at Lincoln County High School following the 2013 season to fill the spot. Fayetteville was up 21-0

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  • NGA Falcons romp over Bobcats

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:48 am

    Ninth Grade Academy’s defense held Giles County to under 100 total yards of total offense in their 47-7 win over the Bobcats. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Ninth Grade Academy’s Falcon football team is off to a 2-0 start with their 47-7 one-sided win at home over the Giles County freshmen. NGA put up just 146 yards of offense but returned two punts of 52 and 39 yards and a kickoff return from 80 yards out, all for scores. Add in a 28-yard interception for a touchdown, and the young Falcon team dominated the scoreboard without taking

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  • Falcons drop battle with Knights

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:47 am

    Lincoln County High School’s Cooper Shelton took it 80 yards for a score on this play in action Friday night against Pope John Paul II at Meadows Thompson Stadium. ~ Photo by Evan Buck

    Lincoln County High School’s Falcons took their second tough loss of the season Friday night falling in their home opener, 21-17, to Pope John Paul II. The Knights came into the match-up at 2-0 with a 59-34 win over Stratford and defeating Wilson Central, 14-10, in their opener. The Falcons, now 0-2, went down in a battle on Week 0 to Giles County, 21-13. It took the Falcons 12 minutes

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  • South celebrates homecoming, recovery

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:47 am

    South Lincoln eagles

    South Lincoln School will host a homecoming day Saturday to celebrate the rebuilding of its football field after April’s devastating tornado. Saturday’s event is a fund-raiser to secure the remaining money needed to install field lighting so that the Eagles can soar at home. The day begins with junior pro football games. South Lincoln will take on Blanche at 9 a.m. Highland Rim will face off against Riverside at 10:30

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  • LC volleyball splits in district play

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:46 am

    Lincoln County High School’s Taylor Mitchell makes the play at the net in volleyball action last week at home against Coffee County. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcon volleyball team split in District 8-AAA action last week with a win over Lawrence County but taking a loss to Coffee County. Tuesday, the ladies traveled to Lawrenceburg and took the win in five games, 3-2, with scores of 28-26, 22-25, 25-18, 13-25 and 15-4. On Thursday, LCHS hosted Coffee County and went down 0-3 with scores of 23-25, 18-25 and 15.25. The Lady

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  • Lady Tiger volleyball

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:46 am

    lady tiger volleyball - eagleville

    Fayetteville High School’s Annie Ho sets up a shot in action last week at home against Eagleville. The ladies went down 0-3 with scores of 15-25, 16-25 and 8-25. For their next action, the Lady Tigers host RCA Tuesday starting at 5 p.m. Friday, the ladies travel to Tullahoma starting at 5:30 p.m. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

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  • Lady Falcon soccer drops two

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:46 am

    Lincoln County High School’s keeper Ashley Yatsko makes a play in action at home last week against Coffee County. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcon soccer team dropped two games last week, falling to Forrest and Coffee County. Injuries were the big news in the Falcon camp this week. Four ladies were out or far from being 100 percent with Carly Fee, Lauren Bradley, Darian Norman and Jordan Dempsey seeing no or limited playing time. With seven sophomores and two freshmen already starting, the Lady Falcon bench is thin.

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  • Trap team winners

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:45 am

    Trap Team 02 -- May Winners

    The Amateur Trapshooting Association (ATA) Academics Integrity and Marksmanship (AIM) youth program statewide Monthly Shooting Event (MSE) landed two team squads with top honors. For April, the Junior Squad, composed of Evan Buck, Jay Kelly, Travis Martin, Alex Tanner and Garrett Rutledge, took first place in the state.  In the May competition, the squad composed of Jordan Bredesen, Jay Kelly, Travis Martin, Tommy Reed and Alex Tanner, won second place

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  • Falcon golfers play in road matches

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:45 am

    Golf-Tee

    Lincoln County High School’s golf team played in two matches last week, both on the road. On Monday, the Falcons traveled to Bear Trace for a tri-match with Franklin County and Marshall County. The Rebels finished with a low team score of 170; Lincoln County carded a 188; and Marshall County posted a 189. The Falcons were led by Hunter Middleton with a 42; Blake Bassham, 44; Tyler McCown, 50;

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