Area Sports

Lady Lions Finish Summer Schedule

Article by Greg McClain- The Lady Lions Softball team finished up their summer schedule this past Thursday when they took the short trip to Riverside. Scotts Hill and Riverside played two five inning games. In the first game, the Lady Lions looked to address pitching depth. They pitched Sydney Coffman, Kylie Blankenship and Leah Lewis.…

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Lady Tigers Wrap Up Summer Basketball

Article by Kerry Mallard- In their final outing of the summer session, the Lexington Lady Tigers traveled to the UTM camp last Wednesday. While the results were not favorable for Lexington, the younger players got considerable playing time that will help solidify the team’s depth. Lexington played three games at the all-day camp. The three…

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Foul Lines To Field Goals

Article by Greg McClain- Well, we have reached the end of June and that means we will hit the All-Star game in a couple of weeks. Before we do that, I want to go over the first half of the season and compare it to my preseason predictions. This week, I want to predict who…

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Omaha: Small Ends College Career at CWS

Article by Greg McClain- The lanky lefty from Lexington, Ethan Small, ended his collegiate baseball career at Mississippi State this past weekend. His final game, he got a no decision, but the Bulldogs won the game after a remarkable come-back win, defeating Auburn, 5-4. Small went five full innings and struck out eight Tigers. The…

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Tigers Have Great Outings to Complete Summer Sessions

Article by Kerry Mallard- With just a few days left before the mandatory TSSAA dead period hits, the Lexington Tiger Basketball team is continuing a very full summer schedule. Last week, the camps continued and this time the venue was at South Gibson High School. Lexington had another great showing taking on South Gibson, Chester…

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Lady Lions Start Summer Softball

Article by Greg McClain- The Scotts Hill Lady Lions Softball team played in a doubleheader Thursday in Savannah for their first taste of summer ball. They took on Hardin County in two five inning games. The first game saw several players being moved around trying to find their best fit in the lineup. The Lady…

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LHS Lady Tigers Continue With Summer Camps

Article by Kerry Mallard- In what has been a busy week, the Lady Tigers continue to work hard during summer camps and scrimmages. Lexington wrapped up the camp at Bethel last Wednesday, winning two out of three games. Then, on Thursday, the Lady Tigers traveled to Liberty for a scrimmage game. This week Lexington will…

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Lions Baseball Has Success in Summer Ball

Article by Greg McClain- The Lions Baseball team played in a camp at Jackson Christian School and the Lions took on Union City and Tipton Rosemark. In the first game, the Lions played Union City. Logan Mooney and Nathan Lewis netted a few RBIs for the Lions. Scotts Hill had a plethora of pitchers in…

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LHS Lady Tigers Softball Showing Position Depth

Article by Kerry Mallard- Coming off the heels of another state runner-up finish, the excitement level is nearing an all-time high for the LHS Softball program. Lexington has another talented group of freshmen and that talent was on display last Tuesday at McNairy. The Lady Tigers were able to showcase the new talent and mix…

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UT Martin Skyhawks “Sports Minute”

Article by Greg McClain- The Skyhawk Softball team didn’t wait long to replace their new head coach. On Tuesday, the Skyhawks announced that Brian Dunn would be the fourth UT Martin Softball coach. Dunn brings over 26 years of championship experience at both the high school and collegiate level, including two state championships and four national…

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