5:45 PM Jul 23, 2013
From staff reports CROSSVILLE — Lebanon Golf & Country Club pro Audie Johnson tied for first place among the pros in the Crossville State Team Championships held at Lake Tansi Monday and Tuesday. Johnson shot 69 both days for a 6-under 138 to tie Bear Trace-Cumberland's K...
4:15 PM Jul 23, 2013
Summertown stuns Lebanon Americans with four runs in sixth for 6-5 win in Dixie state final From staff reports DYERSBURG — Three times the Lebanon Americans were one strike from a Dixie Youth state championship. But Summertown scored four two-out runs in the top of th...
5:25 PM Jul 22, 2013
From staff reports DYERSBURG — At least one Lebanon Rotary League all-star team will play for a Dixie Youth O-zone state championship today. And that team will be the Americans following an 11-9 win over previously undefeated Summertown late Monday night. The decision ...
4:15 PM Jul 19, 2013
By Andy Reed andy.reed@lebanondemocrat.com A couple of Wilson County baseball products are moving up the minor-league ladder on opposite coasts. Former Mt. Juliet star Taylor Hill was promoted from class A Potomac to AA Harrisburg in the Eastern League by the parent Washingt...
4:15 PM Jul 19, 2013
From staff reports DYERSBURG — The Lebanon Rotary Americans jumped to an early lead and never looked back in a 16-2 win over Fairview in the loser's bracket of the Dixie Youth o-zone state tournament Friday. Hours later, the Rotary Nationals followed the same game plan in cru...
3:30 PM Jul 18, 2013
Lebanon Americans edged 8-7, will face Fairview today From staff reports DYERSBURG — The Lebanon Rotary Nationals scored twice in the top of the sixth inning to snap a tie and defeat Signal Mountain 7-5 Thursday in the first round of the Dixie Youth O-zone state tournament.
5:45 PM Jul 17, 2013
Lebanon Clowns Negro League baseball team celebration The Roy Bailey African American Museum and History Center will celebrate the legacy of the Negro League baseball players, honoring the Lebanon Clowns baseball team at 4 p.m. July 28 at Pickett-Rucker United Methodist Church. Rev. Charli...
5:45 PM Jul 17, 2013
From staff reports Cumberland athletics announced its 2013 gameday events this week, which includes Thank-a-Teacher Day, Champions Day, Hall of Fame Weekend and a canned food drive. CU will honor the 1993 football team on Oct. 5 on the 20th anniversary of the progr...
5:00 PM Jul 16, 2013
From staff reports CHAPEL HILL — Lebanon's Caroline Hendrick won the TGA Junior Tour's girls' 12-18 tour Tuesday. Hendrick shot a two-day 171 off rounds of 82 and 89 for a five-stroke win. Anna Leigh Cleveland, also of Lebanon, was 11th with a 195 off rounds of 103 and...
5:00 PM Jul 16, 2013
From staff reports EVERETT, Wash. — Former Friendship Christian pitcher Stephen Pryor failed to get out of the first inning in his rehab assignment with the Everett AquaSox in their game against the Vancouver Canadians on Tuesday night. Pryor, who tore a back muscle while pit...
12:15 PM Jul 16, 2013
By Andy Reed andy.reed@lebanondemocrat.com Tony Long has been named to coach Lebanon High's baseball program. Long, 55, comes to LHS from Naples, Fla., where he served as coach at Palmetto Ridge High School. The Goodlettsville native coached White House to the 2000 TSSAA Cla...
5:00 PM Jul 15, 2013
By Paul Trembacki 
5:00 PM Jul 15, 2013
Lebanon 15s fall to Cookeville in district finale From staff reports LIVINGSTON — Lebanon's 15-year-old Lions all-stars lost the Babe Ruth district final to Cookeville 6-1 Monday night, but had already clinched a berth in the state tournament. The Lions punched their ...
5:00 PM Jul 15, 2013
LGSA fall signups Saturday Registration for the Lebanon Girls Softball Association's fall season will be held from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the league's Baird Park clubhouse. Online signups for the 6U, 8U, 10U and 14U league may also be completed online at www.lebanongirlssoftball.com. Player...
12:45 PM Jul 15, 2013
From staff reports LEBANON – A record 13 Cumberland University programs were honored as NAIA Scholar Teams over the weekend. Teams must post a minimum 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4.0 scale) as defined by the institution and the team GPA includes all el...
12:45 PM Jul 15, 2013
From staff reports Mt. Juliet Christian Academy announces that Mike Kittrell, a well-known football and baseball coach in the Mt. Juliet community,  has been hired as an assistant athletic director at the Division II-A school.   Kittrell began his association with the sc...
12:45 PM Jul 15, 2013
Former Friendship star to start tonight in Everett, Wash. By Jacob Thorpe MLB.com SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners may have a little extra bullpen depth awaiting them in the second half of the season. Reliever Stephen Pryor, who pitched a simulated game on S...