Sports

Several Games Set for This Week

September 1, 2014

The Lady Raider soccer team will place twice this week. They’ll travel to South Giles tomorrow and to Wayne County Saturday.   The GCHS volleyball team will play three times this week. They’ll host Mt. Pleasant tomorrow, Spring Hill Thursday, and the varsity team will play in the Elkmont tournament Saturday.   South Giles will Read the full article…

Steer it Home Scramble is Thursday

September 1, 2014

The Giles County Chamber of Tourism and Commerce’s Steer it Home Giles County Scramble is set for Thursday. The event is part of the three-day Here’s the Beef Festival.   The annual golf tournament will be held at Hillcrest Country Club. Tee times are 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Entrance fees are $350 for a Read the full article…

Golf Scramble Will Benefit GCHS Softball

September 1, 2014

A September 20 golf scramble has been announced to benefit the GCHS softball team.   The scramble will begin with a shotgun start at Hillcrest Country Club at 8 a.m. There is a $240 entry fee and prizes will be awarded for longest/straightest drive and for closest to the pin. A $10 mulligan package is Read the full article…

Ardmore Loses to Elkmont

September 1, 2014

The Ardmore, Ala., Tigers opened the 2014 football season with a 49-27 loss to visiting Elkmont, Ala., last Friday.     Quarterback Garett Miller scored on four, 21 and 12 yard runs for Ardmore, and teammate Ricky Lowery crossed on a one yard score.     Elkmont led 20-14 at halftime.  

Bobcats Claim Fourth Consecutive Cowbell Game Victory

August 31, 2014

Story courtesy: Wade Neely  Giles County overcame a nine-point first-quarter deficit and scored on all but two of its offensive drives on the night in a 43-23 win over Lawrence County in the Cowbell Game Friday night. After two onside kick recoveries saw the Bobcat defense backed up deep in its own end, the Bobcats (2-0) found Read the full article…

Richland Loses to Fayetteville City

August 30, 2014

The Richland Raiders kicked off their home football schedule with a 55-6 loss to Fayetteville City Friday night at Wayne Hobbs Stadium to fall to 0-2 on the season.   The Raiders opened the game with a defensive stop and an interception by Blaze Greenhaul before Fayetteville City went on an impressive offensive run to take a Read the full article…

Bobcats and Raiders Play Tonight

August 29, 2014

Tonight is a big night for high school football in Giles County.   The Richland Raiders will host their first home game of the season tonight as they take on Fayetteville. Kick-off is at 7 p.m. and WKSR AM 1420 will have all the coverage beginning at 6 p.m. with the pregame show.   The Read the full article…

Richland Middle Schools Falls to Cornersville

August 29, 2014

A week before the high school football programs are set to meet Sept. 5 in Lynnville, Richland Middle School and Cornersville Middle School took the field Thursday night in Cornersville in a local match up between the rival programs.   Cornersville used a balanced running attack and an opportunistic defense to carry the first half and cruise to victory Read the full article…