COOKEVILLE — Meigs County fell short in Saturday’s Class 2A BlueCross Bowl in a 27-16 loss to Peabody to end a 13-2 season and a senior class tenure that achieved a 48-6 record and won three region championships.
OOLTEWAH — Four McMinn County wrestlers finished in the top three in their weight classes in a tournament Saturday at Ooltewah High School. Gage Boggess took first place in his class, Kyle Cooley and London Wilkins second and Dylan Ricker third.
NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced its 2019-20 winter trout stocking schedule. TWRA plans to release approximately 90,000 rainbow trout into Tennessee waters through March.
ENGLEWOOD — Coach Johnny Morgan said he had no idea when McMinn Central’s girls were finally going to take what they work on in practice and apply it to a real basketball game.
The following is a game report from the Meigs County vs. Trousdale County semifinal playoff game held on Friday night in Decatur. Full coverage, including quotes and statistics, will be published in Monday’s edition of The Daily Post-Athenian.
Along with more depth and experience, McMinn County wrestling has exhibited the offseason work ethic necessary to break out in an always-stacked region, according to Coach Matt Rabine.
With a 12-1 record and its second straight berth to the TSSAA Class 2A state semifinals round, Meigs County earned the most representation on The Daily Post-Athenian 2019 All-Area Football Team.
Even as Cookeville hung around for three quarters, McMinn County’s boys never lost control. And when it came time to close the deal, the Cherokees did so with a flourish.
ENGLEWOOD – McMinn Central couldn’t get over the hump Tuesday, taking a pair of losses in The Roundhouse to visiting Gatlinburg-Pittman. The Chargerettes fell 57-48, while the Chargers sustained a 77-64 defeat.
DECATUR — Meigs County is back in the Class 2A semifinals, one win away from the state championship game, against the same team that ended its postseason last year.
McMinn County's wrestling teams scrimmaged Friday at home against two Georgia teams, Coahulla Creek and Southeast Whitfield. McMinn's boys fell 54-27 to Coahulla 54-27 and to Southwest Whitfield 54-28.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina — Tennessee Wesleyan's basketball teams took a pair of losses at Allen University, which resulted in getting swept for the regular season by their AAC opponents.
This is a game report for the Meigs County versus Oneida quarterfinal playoff game on Friday. Full coverage, including statistics and quotes, will be published in Monday’s edition of The Daily Post-Athenian.