Tennis teams pick up a pair of wins over Stone Memorial and DeKalb

Posted on April 19, 2018 1:01 pm by Andy Southard

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The White County High School tennis team picked up a pair of wins, on Friday afternoon, in a midseason play day at Tennessee Tech University when they took on Stone Memorial High School and DeKalb County High School.

The Warriors won their first matchup against DeKalb County 6-3 and then would turn around and pick up an 8-1 win over the Panthers in the second match.

In the first match against DeKalb County, Jonas Fornehed picked up a win for the Warriors in the third seed match winning 8-6. Zack Smith would follow that up with a 9-8 win. Kurt Suggs would also pick up a win 8-1 … Read More


Warrior baseball splits doubleheader with Rhea County

Posted on April 19, 2018 1:01 pm by Andy Southard

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With Mother Nature again figuring into spring sports still on Monday, the White County High School baseball team had to rearrange their schedule and played host to Rhea County, on Tuesday afternoon, for a pair of games.

The Warriors and the Eagles each had their big games, with both teams picking up a lopsided victory over the other team. In the first game, with the Warriors trailing 3-1 heading into the top of the sixth inning, Rhea County would score five runs over the final two innings to take an 8-1 lead. The Warriors would try and make a comeback in the bottom of the seventh inning, cutting … Read More


WCHS softball drops 6AAA pair to start the week

Posted on April 19, 2018 1:01 pm by Andy Southard

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The Warriorettes’ softball team struggled offensively’ on Tuesday afternoon’ as they dropped a pair of losses in District 6AAA play on the road.

The Warriorettes wrapped up the first half of their District 6AAA schedule, on Tuesday, suffering a pair of close losses to Rhea County, in Evansville. The two five-inning contests saw the Lady Eagles notch 2-1 and 4-2 wins. The losses put the Warriorettes at 1-4 in the league and put them in fourth place overall.

The first game, both teams were strong on the mound, but Rhea County was able to come up with the big hit at the right time to pick up the … Read More


WCMS baseball falls to Algood

Posted on April 16, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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The White County Middle School baseball team came to close to picking up their fifth win of the season, on Thursday night. However, the Warriors were on the wrong endof a 3-2 defeat to Algood. The game was tied at two, with Algood batting in the bottom of the fifth when they singled on the first pitch of the at-bat, scoring one run.

The pitching for both sides was strong, as they combined to strike out five hitters. Algood would strike first, scoring one run to take an early 1-0 lead. Neither team could get much going until the top of the fifth inning when the Warriors would … Read More


WCMS softball team closes out their season winning 3 out of 4 games

Posted on April 16, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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The White County Middle School had an excellent end to their season last week as they picked three wins in four games. The Warriorettes traveled to Tullahoma Middle School, on Wednesday night. The Warriorettes were able to win both of those games by scores of 8-0 and 8-1. On Thursday night, the Warriorettes played host to Harris Middle School. The Warriorettes split those two games, losing the first game 7-6 but were able to pick up a big lopsided win in the second game 18-4.

In the first game, on Wednesday night, Addison Abell had all the right stuff for the Warriorettes, as she allowed zero runs and … Read More


Warrior baseball picks up two wins to close out their week

Posted on April 16, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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Jason Maxwell takes a swing in Friday’s game against Livingston Academy. Maxwell went 5-for-7 over the two day span and drove in three runs to help lead the Warriors to two wins.

Hayden Farris throws a pitch in Friday’s game against Livingston Academy. Farris pitched the first three innings, giving up one run.

What was supposed to be a hectic end of the week for the Warrior baseball team ended on a slowed down pace thanks to Mother Nature.

The Warriors did win both of their games they played this week, wrapping up with a 4-1 win over visiting Livingston, on Friday. White County High School was scheduled … Read More


WCMS baseball team opens their week with two wins over Warren

Posted on April 12, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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The White County Middle School baseball team opened up their week with two CTC Conference wins over Warren County Middle School.

The Warriors would open their week with an 11-1 win, on Monday night, and then follow that up with a 6-4 win over the Pioneers, on Tuesday night.

On Monday, the Warriors had all cylinders firing on offense, winning big over Warren 11-1.

Jack Guy got the start for the Warriors on the hill. He surrendered one run on two hits over five and a third inning. He would strike out six and walk one.

In the second inning, with the Warriors trailing 1-0, the Warriors’ offense … Read More


WCMS softball loses two close games to Warren County

Posted on April 12, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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The White County Middle School softball team suffered two losses at the hands of Warren County this week. On Monday night, the Warriorettes suffered a heartbreaking loss to the Lady Pioneers. Warren County would score two runs in their final at-bat to win the game 2-1. On Tuesday night, Warren County would score three runs in the first two innings to take a 3-0 lead. The Lady Pioneers would score a single run in the fourth and fifth innings to win by a final score of 5-0.

On Monday night, a walk-off left the Warriorettes on the wrong end of a 2-1 defeat to Warren County Middle School. … Read More


Tech ranked No. 25 by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, highest ranking in program history

Posted on April 10, 2018 6:06 am by Kim Swindell Wood

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By Mike Lehman, TTU Sports Information

In the midst of the longest winning streak in program history, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has earned its highest national ranking ever and first since last season.

Collegiate Baseball newspaper has listed the Golden Eagles as the No. 25 ranked team in Division baseball as of Apr. 8, 2018, one spot higher than its ranking of Tech nearly a full calendar year ago.

The Golden Eagles own the nation’s longest active winning streak, claiming 16 straight victories, including a 4-0 mark last week that included a three-game sweep of Ohio Valley Conference rival Jacksonville State. Tech sits 25-5 on the year … Read More


Warriorette tennis team picks up their first win of the season

Posted on April 9, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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The White County High School Warriorette tennis team picked up its first win of the season, on Wednesday afternoon, when they had a makeup match against DeKalb County High School. The Warriorettes won six of their nine matchups against DeKalb County.

For the Warrior tennis team, the Warriors struggled in their matchup against DeKalb County, only winning two of their nine matchups.

In the Warriorettes’ singles matches, Macey Tollison won her matchup against Kayla Belk in the top spot. Tollison won 8-0 over Belk. In the second seed matchup, Emma Stewart won her matchup over Faith Judkins 8-3. Raylee Colwell won the fourth seed matchup over Marlene Cornilla … Read More



WCHS softball suffers lopsided district loss

Posted on April 9, 2018 7:07 am by Andy Southard

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After having started off the season winning 11 of their first 14 games, the White County High School softball team fell on a hard time this past week, suffering a lopsided loss to Cookeville, on Thursday night.

The Warriorettes struggled to get much going offensively as they would finish the game with only three hits. Cookeville would jump out to an early 11-0 lead at the end of the second inning, and the game would be called at the end of the fifth inning due to a run-rule with the score being 13-2.

The Warriorettes would score all of their runs in the fourth inning. Macayla Rogan scored … Read More


Warrior tennis picks up a win over Cumberland County

Posted on April 5, 2018 12:12 pm by Andy Southard

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The White County High School Warrior tennis team picked up their second win of the season, on Tuesday afternoon, against Cumberland County. The Warriors won all three of the matchups that they played, on Tuesday. The Warriorettes struggled in their matchup against Cumberland County, on Tuesday, winning only three of their nine matches.

On the Warriors’ side, Tyler Vaughn picked up an 8-2 win over Cumberland County’s Kevin Swallows in the top spot match. Eli McCormack also picked up an 8-4 win over Dillon Mitchell in the second spot. Zack Smith, Kurt Suggs, Jonas Fornehed, and Seth McCormack all picked up wins for the Warriors by default in … Read More


Warren County sweeps series from Warrior baseball

Posted on April 5, 2018 12:12 pm by Andy Southard

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When the White County High School baseball team and the Warren County baseball team got together for their home and away District 6AAA series, it was the pitchers who dominated the matchups.

In two games, the pitchers combined to allow a total of 11 runs combined, 23 hits, and 18 strikeouts. Unfortunately, for the Warriors, they came up on the short side of the score in each game.

Warren County picked up their fourth and fifth wins of the district race with a 6-1 win, at White County, on Monday ,and then picked up a 3-1 win, on Tuesday, at Warren County.

To put it simply, runs were … Read More


WCHS softball picks up split

Posted on April 5, 2018 12:12 pm by Andy Southard

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The White County High School softball team picked up a split to start their busy week of softball.

After picking up a 15-0 win over Monterey, on Monday night, the Warriorettes would fall to Warren County 13-6 in their first District 6AAA game of the season, on Tuesday night.

On Monday night, the Warriorettes were able to get in the win column when they played host to Monterey for a non-district match-up. Ellie Savage pitched WCHS to the 15-0 win.

Savage threw three innings, giving up two hits, no runs, and struck out eight Monterey hitters.

The big offensive inning for the Warriorettes was the third inning when … Read More


Warriorettes’ softball moves to 10-3-2 on the season

Posted on April 2, 2018 6:06 am by Andy Southard

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The White County High School softball team was using Sunday as a day of rest after playing five games in two days. Two of those games were barnburners that would end in a tie.

The Warriorettes traveled to Oak Ridge this past weekend to play in the Oak Ridge Classic. The Warriorettes would play three games, on Friday night, and then turn around to play two more games, on Saturday. The Warriorettes would go 0-1-2, on Friday night, but would return, on Saturday, and pick up two wins.

On Friday night, the Warriorettes would struggle in their first game of the tournament against Smyrna. The Warriorettes would fall … Read More


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