Sports

Giles 9s Defeat East Rowan

July 25, 2014

The Giles County 9U All Stars won one for pride yesterday as they staged a dramatic come from behind 12-8 win to finish with a 1-2 record in Cal Ripken 9U Southeast Regional pool play.   East Rowan of North Carolina scored 8 runs in the bottom of the second inning, but Giles County answered Read the full article…

Red Carpet Show of the South Tomorrow

July 25, 2014

The 74th Annual Red Carpet Show of the South will be held tomorrow at 6 p.m.   The event will be held at the Giles County Agri Park. More than $7,000 in prize money will be awarded to 1st-5th place finishers in 29 classes. Registration fees range from $30-75 per class. Classes will be limited Read the full article…

Po Boys Fishing Tournament Tomorrow

July 25, 2014

The Sons of the American Legion Po Boys Fishing Tournament will be held tomorrow.   Everyone is invited to bring their own boat, with no more than three people, to the boat ramp at Veto Bridge on the Elk River. The tournament will be held from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m., with weigh-in at 3 Read the full article…

Tison Cortez Golf Tournament Tomorrow

July 25, 2014

The Tison Cortez Marks Memorial Golf Tournament will be held tomorrow at Hillcrest Country Club.   This is a four-man golf scramble and will be open to the first 20 teams that complete an entry form. Half the teams will begin at 8 a.m. and the other half at 1 p.m. The entry fee is Read the full article…

Giles 9s to Play This Morning

July 24, 2014

The first day of tournament play was not kind to the Giles County 9U All Stars. Giles County went 0-2 yesterday with just one game remaining today in pool play.     The local boys started strong but fell victim to a nine-run fifth inning by their opening opponent from North Carolina, which led to Read the full article…

Fall Softball Signups Next Month

July 24, 2014

Giles County fall softball signups will be held August 16 at Richland Park.   The signups are for prep and minor league softball only. The cost is $25 for one player, $40 for two players. All games will be held on Saturdays and the season begins September 6. Everyone should bring a copy of the Read the full article…

Playin’ for Frank Golf Scramble Set for September

July 24, 2014

A Playin’ for Frank four man golf scramble will be held Saturday, September 13.   The event will be held at the Hazelburn Golf Course, located at 2470 Lynnville Hwy in Cornersville. There will be a raffle, door prizes, and concessions will be available.   Tee off times are at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Read the full article…

Giles 9s Play Twice Today

July 23, 2014

The dates and times for the Giles County 9 Year Old All Stars’ first three games in the Cal Ripken Southeast Regional Tournament have been set.   Giles County is the top seed in the tournament’s South Division Pool. The top two teams from the South Pool advance to bracket play Friday against the top Read the full article…