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LHS Lady Tigers Soccer Team Takes District Title

For the third consecutive season, the Lady Tiger soccer team has claimed the district title. Lexington entered the district tournament as the 3rd seed but turned in some of the best performances of the season to take the district crown. The Lady Tigers outscored the opponents 18-3 in the run to the championship. In the…

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SH Lady Lions Soccer Reaches All-Time High

The Lady Lions soccer team had an opportunity to go where no other team had gone before this past Tuesday. If the team could win, it would secure a berth in the Region tournament. The Lady Lions would have to play Loretto in the District Semi-Finals. Scotts Hill had already beaten Loretto in the regular…

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Foul Lines To Field Goals

Hello boys and girls, this is your friendly neighborhood sports writer, again. I thought since my World Series pick from a couple of weeks ago is now booking early vacations to Hawaii, and the defending World Series Champions are down 2-0, as of this writing, I want to talk about just how hard it is…

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Tigers End Drought With Big Win At Hardin County

Lexington traveled to Hardin County and ended a losing streak, at Savannah, last Friday night with an impressive 45-23 win. The win marked Lexington’s first victory at Hardin County since 2004. The 13-year drought appropriately ended on Friday the 13th. Lexington maintained its stronghold on the region standings with the win. Interestingly enough, the last…

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SH Lions Compete Early But Fall To Hardin County

The Lions were coming off a big region win, this past Friday, when they went on the road to Savannah to take on the Hardin County Tigers. It was a close game through the first half. However, the Lions eventually fell in the second half of the game. The Lions fought hard on defense to…

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LHS Soccer Advances To District Semi-Finals

Monday night, the LHS Lady Tiger soccer team advanced to the district semi-finals with a 9-0 win over Hardin County. The win advanced Lexington to last night’s semi-final showdown with McNairy. The Lady Tigers went into the game looking for revenge after McNairy won the last meeting and forced Lexington to take the third seed…

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LMS Football Loses Overtime Thriller In Season Finale Game

Lexington Middle School traveled to USJ, last Thursday, for the final football game of the season. The game was scheduled to be played in September but was rescheduled due to rain. Thursday, the weather was near perfect as USJ defeated LMS, 16-8, in overtime. LMS kicked off to start the game and held USJ to…

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Lady Tiger Volleyball Season Ends With Loss In Semi-Final Game

Lexington’s Lady Tiger volleyball team lost to Chester County, 3-2, in the district semi-finals at South Side last Tuesday (20-25) (26-24) (24-26) (28-26) (12-15). The loss was a heartbreaker for the Lady Tigers and the season comes to a close, but this is a young team that has a lot of promise for the future.…

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LHS Golf Competes at TSSAA State Tournament

Once again, the LHS Golf Team competed at the TSSAA State Golf Tournament in Manchester, Tennessee. Last year LHS golfer Ethan Phillips participated after qualifying as an individual, this year the entire boys’ team was able to compete. Round one was played last Tuesday and Zac Douglas led the Tigers with a… For complete coverage, see…

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Foul Lines To Field Goals

Welcome back into another edition of Foul Line to Field Goals. This time of year, is oddly enough somewhat of a dead period in sports. No, I don’t mean that literally, there is a lot of action going on, with the NFL, postseason baseball, CFB, the NHL, and the NBA is about to start. But…

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