Alayna McNulty (Honaker) helped the defending state champs improve to 10-3.
George Wythe senior Hailey Patel canned 10 3-pointers and poured in 32 points – outscoring Grayson County’s entire team by herself – as the Ma…
George Wythe, Twin Springs, Union, Richlands, Hurley were victorious in boys and girls hoops
Cannon Hill fired in 10 of his 22 points in the first quarter as Ridgeview got rolling and never looked back in an 89-49 non-district boys basketball victory over the Grundy Golden Wave on Monday night.
Payton Monahan took charge for Patrick Henry leading the Rebels to a 57-51 non-district overtime girls basketball win against Rye Cove on Friday night.
Updates on athletes from Abingdon, Honaker, Lee High, Eastside, Gate City, George Wythe, Patrick Henry, Tennessee High, Graham, Sullivan East, Dobyns-Bennett, Greeneville,
Emmah McAmis continued her fine freshman season with 20 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals as Wise County Central beat Mountain 7 District rival Union, 59-36, in the finals of the Powell Valley National Bank-Tip-Off Classic girls basketball tournament at the David J. Prior Convocation Center.
Honaker (girls), Castlewood (boys, girls), Daniel Boone (boys, girls), Elizabethton (boys), Northwood (boys), George Wythe (boys), Patrick Henry (girls), Grundy (girls), Union (girls) prevail
The season has just begun, but John Battle High School’s steady senior point guard and promising freshman post player have already formed a cohesive combination. It showed on Wednesday as the Trojans beat George Wythe
64-54 in a boys final in the first round of the Coach Ballard Lee Tip-Off Tournament at Virginia High’s Bearcat Den. The John Battle girls also won, defeating 58-50.
Luke Jollay ran for 128 yards and threw for another 143 for the Maroons in the loss.
A season that began with plenty of unknowns will end with two deeds all too familiar for the football team at George Wythe High School: a winning record and an appearance in the postseason.
Union compiled a team score of 47 en route to it second state title in three years. Clarke County (103) was a distant second. In Class 1, the George Wythe girls (39 points) cruised to their third straight title behind the second-place effort of Morgan Dalton.
Tatum Robinson is a six-time state champion and won the 200 individual medley at the 2019, 2020 and 2021 VHSL Class 1/2 state meets. East Carolina and Georgia Southern were the other finalists in the Robinson sweepstakes.
George Wythe’s first-round VHSL Region 1C playoff football game with the Covington Cougars was canceled on Tuesday...In other local briefs, Emory & Henry dropped a pair of exhibition games to NCAA Division I competition. Southwest Virginia Community College picked up a win, while the ETSU women lost in first-year coach Simon Harris' debut with the Buccaneers.
J.I. Burton, Wise County Central, George Wythe, Patrick Henry, Ridgeview, Eastside, Rural Retreat, Abingdon, Union win
Cara Taylor will become the first West Ridge runner to participate in the TSSAA Cross Country State Championships today in Hendersonville...George Wythe swept the Region 1C boys and girls cross country titles on Wednesday...Both the Tennessee and East Tennessee State women's basketball teams won exhibition games...Emory & Henry held its first-ever women's wrestling meet...The King men's soccer team fell 2-1 to Shaw in its season finale.
Kennah Spencer and Mya Roberts each had 10 kills as the Narrows Green Wave notched a 22-25, 25-15, 25-14, 25-14 win over George Wythe.
High school football and volleyball results from Tuesday
Twin Springs, Richlands, Greeneville, Chilhowie, Thomas Walker,, Ridgeview, Grundy, Galax, West Ridge, Bluefield win Friday night.
There was no team title this time around for George Wythe High School, but the Maroons still boasted the top golfer in the state tournament.
Twin Valley, George Wythe, Christiansburg, Patrick Henry, Seymour, Abingdon, Dobyns-Bennett, River View (W.Va.), Gate City among Friday night's victors
E.J. Horton (George Wythe) and James Mitchell (Union) had TDs, Jordan Stout (Honaker) punted his way to a Big 10 honor, Caleb Goins (John Battle) and Cam Allen (Graham) each had five tackles, Chancellor Harris (Tazewell) and Jaden Keller (Tennessee High) made collegiate debuts, plus more.
Grundy’s Kaleb Elswick and Abingdon’s Makaleigh Jessee took the individual titles at Saturday’s Becky Selfe Invitational cross country meet in Glade Spring, Virginia.
Tennessee High (girls soccer), Rural Retreat (football), Abingdon (golf), Northwood (volleyball), John Battle (volleyball) still unbeaten.