Area Sports

Lady Tiger’s 3-Peat As Sarah Beth Champions

Lexington High School Lady Tigers Softball – Sarah Beth Whitehead Tournament Champions Photo Submitted / The Lexington Progress Lexington’s Lady Tigers made history Saturday night by winning the Sarah Beth Whitehead tournament for the 3rd straight year. The Lady Tigers claimed the prize Saturday night, after a 6-0 shutout of South Side, in the championship…

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Lions Sweep Adamsville In First District Series

The Scotts Hill Lions Baseball team started their season on Tuesday when they went to Adamsville. The Lions would win on the road and at home the following day to secure their first two wins and sweep of the season. On Tuesday, the Lions struck first in the opening inning. Dale Jowers opened the game…

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Lady Lions Make it to Quarterfinals in Sarah Beth Tournament

The Lady Lions played in the Sarah Beth Whitehead Tournament this past weekend. The Lady Lions came in and played well, advancing to the quarterfinals of the tournament. They opened up the tournament in pool play winning two of the three games in their pool. Then they started rolling towards the championship game, before being…

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Douglas Signs with Bethel University

Zac Douglas was surrounded by family and friends, last Thursday, as he signed with the Bethel University to extend his golf career. Douglas made his mark on the LHS Golf program, over the past four years, and will be a great addition to the Bethel program. In his senior season, Zac had a 13-3 record…

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Maness and Wood Featured in MMA History Publishing

Two Henderson County mixed martial arts professionals are featured in a recently published book entitled “Legends of Tennessee MMA,” by Allen Sircy. Volume 1 “chronicles the journeys of eight of the best MMA fighters from the Volunteer State,” the book says, and features both Anthony Maness and Jason Wood of Henderson County. The book tells…

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SH Lions Split Two Games in Tennessee River Classic

The Lions had two games, in Camden, TN, this weekend in the Tennessee River Classic. They split the two games they played, taking their first loss of the season. On Thursday, the Lions took on Henry County. The Lions put the ball in play but hit it straight at players and ended the night with…

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Tigers Start Season With Record of 3-3

Lexington opened the baseball season last Tuesday, with a double header win over McNairy Central. The wins gave the Tigers an early boost in the district standings and an early 2-0 record. Since then however, the Tigers have slipped to 3-3 on the season and 2-1 in district play. Lexington was defeated by Hardin County…

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LHS Lady Tigers Open Season 10-0

Once again, the Lady Tigers have opened the season at a blistering pace and as of Monday had an overall record of 10-0 and 3-0 in district play. After defeating McNairy in the opening game of the season, the Lady Tigers traveled to Adamsville last Tuesday and came away with an 11-1 win. Cadey McDaniel…

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Two LHS Lady Tigers Basketball Players to Play in All-Star Game

Lexington’s two senior Lady Tigers basketball players have been selected to play in the Basketball Coaches Association of Tennessee / Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Game. The game will be played on Saturday, March 23rd, at Blackman High School in Murfreesboro, TN. The two Lexington players on the West team are Trinity Beard and Eve…

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SH Lions Have Final Scrimmage Before Season

The Lions finished their preseason, this past Thursday, with a game against Madison Academic, and old district 15-A foe. The Lions fared well, scoring nearly 15 runs. The Lions also pitched six players, one for every inning played. Coach Harken said the scrimmage was an overall success, “It went good. We got a lot of…

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