Area Sports

Lady Lions 12-2 On the Season

Article by Kortney Mallard- Scotts Hill tipped-off the 2020 portion of their season last Tuesday night when the Lady Lions traveled to Riverside. Scotts Hill defeated Riverside, 60-38. Last Friday night, Scotts Hill hosted Chester County and defeated the Lady Eagles, 68-44. The Lady Lions are now 12-2 on the season and are sitting at…

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LHS Tigers Even at 8-8 on the Season

Article by Kortney Mallard- Lexington started their 2020 district play last week when the Tigers hosted North Side last Tuesday night and McNairy Central last Friday night. Lexington fell to North Side, 63-48, but quickly recovered and defeated McNairy Central, 54-52. These games brought the Tigers to 8-8 on the season and 3-2 in district…

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SH Lions Win Two in a Row

Article by Kortney Mallard- As the Lions are heading into their last ten games of the season, Scotts Hill is 9-5 on the season and 3-2 in district play. Last Tuesday night, the Lions traveled to Riverside and defeated the Panthers, 55-37. Last Friday night, Scotts Hill hosted Chester County and defeated the Eagles, 75-62.…

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Russell Signs with Union University

Article by Blake Franklin- Friday, January 10, 2020 was another big day for the LHS Lady Tigers Softball program. Morgan Russell became the latest member of the program to sign a letter of intent to play college softball. With family, friends and teammates surrounding her, she inked her signature on the dotted line to continue…

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Lady Tigers Split a Pair

Article by Kortney Mallard- Lexington is officially halfway through their basketball season. Last week, Lexington began 2020 district play. The Lady Tigers now have only nine games remaining in the regular season and all of them are district games. To tip-off their district game streak, the Lady Tigers hosted North Side and McNairy Central last…

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Lady Tigers Ready For 2020 Season

Article by Kortney Mallard- During the last weekend in December, the Lady Tigers participated in the HUB Classic at Oman Arena. Lexington was defeated by Madison Academic Magnet, 56-48, on December 27th and defeated by Liberty, 37-29, on December 28th. On December 30th, the Lady Tigers played North Side in their last game of the…

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LHS Big Red Tigers Defeat Crockett County

Article by Kortney Mallard- Last Friday night, the Lexington Tigers hosted Crockett County to tip-off the 2020 portion of their basketball season. In that match-up, the Tigers defeated Crockett County, 48-47, bringing their record to 7-7 on the season. Michael Leslie was the leading scorer for the Tigers, totaling 12 points. Caleb Gorden and Tristin…

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Maness Signs With Dyersburg State

Article by Blake Franklin- On Monday, January 6, 2019, Addison Maness officially signed her letter of intent with Dyersburg State Community College to continue her softball career at the collegiate level. While surrounded by family, friends and teammates, Addison was all smiles and happy to officially have this decision behind her. During her freshman campaign,…

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Middle School All-Star Basketball Game Scheduled

Article by Blake Franklin- Henderson County middle school basketball all-stars are preparing for one final game to be played this season. On Monday, January 13, 2020 the junior high middle school all-star basketball game will be played at South Haven Elementary, with the girl’s game starting at 5:30 p.m. and the boy’s game will immediately…

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Outdoor Truths

The winter undoubtedly thwarts many outdoor plans in most parts of the country. If you don’t believe me, just wait until the first warm weekend in February. There will be more lawnmowers heard than any other time of the year. It’s not that they want to mow their lawn, but it’s just that they have…

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