Tag Archive: Basketball

Apr 15 2014

Cuonzo Martin leaving Vols Basketball coaching position for California

California announced their new hire on Tuesday Morning, Cuonzo Martin, of the Tennessee Vols Basketball team. He replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month after six seasons in Berkeley. Martin went 63-41 in three seasons at Tennessee, including a 24-13 mark and an appearance in the regional semifinals of the NCAA tournament this season. He …

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Feb 10 2011

High School Basketball: District Standings

Marion County’s Keta Robinette drives in for two against So. Pittsburg

The Marion County Lady Warriors sit atop the Region 3 District 6-A women’s standings, with Van Buren leading the men.  The current records for the district are…. Women’s: 1. Marion County 17-9, 12-1 2. Whitwell 20-7, 12-2 3. Sale Creek 18-9, 9-5 4. Signal Mountain 9-13, 8-5 5. Lookout Valley 7-14, 4-9 6. Van Buren …

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Jan 26 2011

South Pittsburg Academy Boys Win SVC Championship


The South Pittsburg Academy boys won the Sequatchie Valley Conference championship Saturday, Jan. 23, in Dayton, TN.  They defeated the Dayton City Sweat Bees on Thursday 41-17, then the Rhea Central Jackets on Friday 33-28.  The championship game was against the Bledsoe County Warriors with a 57-42 victory.  This is the SPA’s first SVC basketball championship. Story & Photo Contributed By: …

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Jan 10 2011

Pirates Win Over Lookout Valley in OT

Pirate Raquis Hale getting two points against Lookout Valley

South Pittsburg Pirate Raquis Hale gets two points against Lookout Valley last Tuesday, January 4th.  The Pirates won 49-46 in overtime at home, however the Lady Pirates lost to the Lady Yellow Jackets 42-31. Contributed By: Neil Bennett, Contributing Sports Writer