Sports

Richland Falls to Moore County in Season Opener

August 23, 2014

It was an evening of near misses for Richland football in the team’s season-opening 38-6 loss to Moore County in Lynchburg, Friday.   Richland, which met Moore County in a battle of Raiders, forced third down a number of times in the first half, but its opponents used a solid run game behind dual-threat quarterback Spencer Read the full article…

High School Football Begins Tonight

August 22, 2014

The 2014 high school football season is set to begin tonight.   The Giles County Bobcats will play at home  against Lincoln County. Pregame coverage will begin at 6 p.m. on WKSR 1420-AM and on WKSR.com. Kickoff from Sam Davis Park is at 7 p.m.   The Richland Raiders will travel to Moore County. Pregame coverage will Read the full article…

South Giles Defeats Richland in Season Opener

August 22, 2014

The South Giles Eagles scored an inner-county victory over the Richland Raiders 20-6 in both team’s season opener, Thursday night.     After a punt block and recovery by Tim Allen of South Giles on Richland’s opening possession, the Eagles’ Nolan Belew ripped off a 35-yard run to set up a four-yard touchdown pass from Belew to Read the full article…

Softball Signups are Tomorrow

August 22, 2014

Sign-ups will be held tomorrow for any 11 and 12-year old girls interested in playing fall softball.     The sign-ups will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Richland Park. The cost is $25 and games begin September 6. All games will be played on Saturdays.  Everyone should bring a copy of Read the full article…

Four Games are Set for Tonight

August 21, 2014

Several teams are set to play tonight in Giles County.   Richland Middle School will host the South Giles Eagles tonight to open both teams’ seasons. Kickoff is at 6:30 p.m. in Wayne Hobbs Stadium.   The Giles County Lady Bobcats will open their season tonight with a home game against Lincoln County at 5 Read the full article…

MMC Men’s Soccer are First Place in Poll

August 21, 2014

The  Martin Methodist Men’s Soccer team stands atop the NAIA Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. MMC garnered 19 of 21 first-place votes.   2013 national tournament semifinalist Ashford (Iowa) and 2013 national tournament No. 1 seed Grand View (Iowa) were the lone other schools to receive a first-place vote.   Led by senior goalkeeper Read the full article…

MMC’s 5K Glow Run is September 26

August 21, 2014

Martin Methodist College’s RedHawk 5K Glow Run will be held Friday, September 26, at the MMC east campus.   Registration will begin at 8 p.m. and the race starts at 9 p.m. Pre-registration ends September 17 and all race participants who pre-register will receive an official RedHawk 5K Glow Run T-shirt and special glow gear Read the full article…

Playin’ for Frank Scramble is September 13

August 21, 2014

The Playin’ for Frank four-person 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. The Read the full article…