SPARTA — The second-seeded Macon County High School softball team was a win away from advancing to the Region 4-3A Tournament but suffered a 5-4 loss to Upperman in last Wednesday’s District 7-3A Tournament loser’s bracket final at White County High School.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
BAXTER — The Macon County High School baseball squad ended its season with a 2-1 loss to DeKalb County on May 10 in a District 7-3A Tournament loser’s bracket contest played at Upperman High School.
Macon County High School athlete Isaac Kirby qualified for state competition in two events, the 1600 meter run and the 3200 run, during the AA Middle Sectional Championship on May 12 in Fairview.
Thursday, May 12, 2022
The Macon County High School softball squad opened the District 7-3A Tournament with an 18-0, three-inning win over visiting Cumberland County last Thursday.
The Macon County High School baseball squad ended the regular season by posting convincing victories over Red Boiling Springs and Jackson County on May 2.
The Macon County High School track team had multiple athletes to advance to the section finals after competition in the TSSAA Middle Section Eastern Subsectional on May 7 at Cumberland County High School.
Thursday, May 05, 2022
The Macon County High School baseball squad defeated visiting Clay County for the second time in five days on April 26, capturing a 5-1 victory.
SMITHVILLE — The Macon County High School softball squad captured a 5-3 victory at DeKalb County last Thursday.
Tuesday, May 03, 2022
The Macon County High School track team had a home meet this past week.
Thursday, April 28, 2022
TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. — The Macon County High School softball team erupted for 15 hits in a 13-2, five-inning win at Monroe County (Kentucky) last Thursday afternoon.
The Macon County High School baseball squad rolled to an 11-1, five-inning victory over visiting Red Boiling Springs on Friday afternoon.
The Macon County High School track teams competed in the Robert James Warrior Invitational on April 16 in Murfreesboro at Riverdale High School.
The Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldog Softball team dropped an 11-0 game in five innings to Clay County in a District 1-A game.
Thursday, April 21, 2022
The Macon County High School baseball team surrendered runs in the seventh innings to drop games last Thursday and Friday.
BAXTER — Ellie Coley tossed a complete-game two-hitter as the Macon County High School softball team captured a 3-1 victory at Upperman last Thursday afternoon.
Thursday, April 14, 2022
Macon County High sophomore Jacob Hunt picked up his second consecutive complete-game victory April 4, propelling the Tigers to a 3-1 victory over visiting Livingston Academy.
CROSSVILLE — The Macon County High School softball team scored in six of its seven innings at-bat, rolling to a 15-3 victory at Stone Memorial last Thursday afternoon.
Thursday, April 07, 2022
Former Macon County High standout Jalynn Gregory contributed as the Middle Tennessee State University women’s basketball team ended its season with a 74-73 loss to visiting Seton Hall (New Jersey) University in the semifinals of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) last Thursday…
Sophomore left-hander Jacob Hunt tossed a complete-game, five-hitter as the Macon County High School baseball team captured a 2-1 victory over visiting DeKalb County on March 28.
Anne Uhles Wilburn, age 91 of Murfreesboro, TN, formerly of Macon County passed away on, March 30, 2022 at St Thomas Hospital in Murfreesboro. Graveside Services & Interment were conducted Monday, April 4 at 2 p.m. from Macon County Memorial Gardens in Lafayette with Elder Ricky Hackett …
Peggy Annette Bush, age 90 of Red Boiling Springs, TN, passed away March 28, 2022 at Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital. Funeral Services were conducted Thursday afternoon, March 31, 2022 from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs, TN with Tony Russell officiati…
COOKEVILLE — Macon County High sophomores Laykin Kirby and Malachi Rice placed first in their respective events at a meet held at Cookeville High School last Thursday.
PORTLAND — The Macon County High School softball squad rolled to a pair of victories last week, including a 16-10 win at Portland on March 29.
Thursday, March 31, 2022
The Macon County High School baseball team improved to 3-1 in District 7-3A by sweeping a home-and-home series against White County on March 21 and March 22.
The Macon County High School softball team surrendered three runs or more in three of the final four innings of a 13-4 loss to visiting Upperman on March 22.
Thursday, March 24, 2022
The Macon County High School softball squad pounded out 20 hits in rolling to a 17-5, six-inning victory over visiting Stone Memorial in the Tigerettes’ season opener on March 16.
Former Macon County High standout Jalynn Gregory scored 15 points as the Middle Tennessee State University women’s basketball team rolled to an 86-56 victory over visiting Wofford (South Carolina) University in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (NIT) last Thursday…
Five Macon County High School junior and senior softball players — from left, junior Macy Meador, junior Cadence Carter, senior Kara Case, junior Ellie Coley and senior Allie Warner — were recently recognized as being named to the Tennessee Softball Coaches Association All-Academic Softball …
Our 4th week of basketball action was Saturday March 5 and once again, we had some exciting games of basketball action. Our 1st game was a 5-8 boys’ game and had Scott Key’s team winning over Matthew Bennett’s team 32-13. Scoring for Noah Key — 8; Tate Austin — 7; Christian Adams — 6; Mason …
MURFREESBORO — Freshman Jalynn Gregory of Macon County was one of six Middle Tennessee Lady Blue Raiders to earn All-Conference USA honors, the league office announced Monday.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee women’s basketball made its way to the third round of the WNIT for the third time in program history on Monday night, defeating visiting Wake Forest 67-55 in the Murphy Center in the second round of the 2022 WNIT.
Sophomore left-hander Jacob Hunt tossed six-plus innings of three-hit baseball as the Macon County High School baseball team opened the season March 14 with a 3-1 victory over visiting Cumberland County.
Junior Isaac Kirby and sophomore Malachi Rice recorded first-place finishes as the Macon County High track and field squad opened its season with a meet at Watertown High School on March 15.
Thursday, March 17, 2022
The Macon County Tigers open baseball season this week and feature plenty of pitching depth as one of the keys to the 2022 season.
Red Boiling Springs baseball coach Matt Swoner might be in his first season on the job for the Bulldogs high school team, but he is no stranger to the players or the program.
The old commercial said “Chicks dig the long ball.”
Thursday, March 10, 2022
The Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldogs captured the Region 4-A championship, upsetting top-seeded Clay County, 54-40, last Thursday night at East Robertson High School in Cross Plains.
Our third week of basketball action was Saturday, Feb. 26 and once again, there were some exciting games of basketball action. Our first game was a 5-8 boys’ game and had Kyle Shoulders’ team winning over Johnny Young’s team, 34-1. Scoring for Kyle: Tuff Dickens — 14; Easton Law — 8; Nickola…
It’s certainly understandable to have nerves before a big game, and nobody would blame the Red Boiling Springs girls’ basketball team for having them prior to their Class 1A sectional game on Saturday.
Thursday, March 03, 2022
Our second week of basketball action was Saturday, Feb. 19 and once again, we had some exciting games of basketball action. Our first game was a 5-8 boys’ game and had Matt Keene’s team winning over Haley Woodard’s team, 37-4. Scoring for Matt: Dalten Cook — 16; Jacob Shafer — 11; Brantley A…
It didn’t take long for Middle Tennessee to get to know Jalynn Gregory. In the Lady Raiders opening two exhibitions, she was the only freshman to crack the starting lineup for coach Rick Insell, and led the team in scoring on both nights in the Murphy Center. She finished the preseason with …
The Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldogs knocked off Trousdale County, 61-34, Friday night at home in the first round of the Region 4-A Tournament.
Wednesday, March 02, 2022
Portland’s Duncan Smallwood has made some big shots for the Portland basketball team in his four-year career. But none were as huge as last Tuesday’s buzzer beating offensive putback that propelled the Panthers to a 34-33 win over Greenbrier for the District 9-AAA championship.
Thursday, February 24, 2022
The Red Boilings Springs Bulldogs turned in one of their best performances of the season in the play-in game in the District 7-A Tournament last Monday night, 64-33, played at Livingston Academy.
The Macon County Tigerettes’ season came to a close last Tuesday night with a 62-26 loss at Livingston Academy in the opening round of the District 7-AAA Tournament.
The Macon County Tigers closed out their season with a 66-50 loss at White County in the opening round of the District 7-AAA Tournament on Wednesday night.
The Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldogs pulled a big surprise in their opening game of the District 7-A Tournament on Friday night, knocking off Pickett County, 51-43, Friday night.
Macon County boys basketball coach Adam Bandy is leaving his post after three seasons as head coach and 20 years affiliated with the program as a player and coach.
Thursday, February 17, 2022
Surrounded by family, friends, teammates and coaches, Macon County High School football standout Cameron Houston signed with East Tennessee State University on national signing day, Feb. 2. Houston had committed to the Buccaneers last month.
Macon County High School held its annual football awards gathering on Sunday, Feb. 6 at the MCHS Auditorium.