Larry Abel Jr. resigned as Happy Valley girls’ basketball coach Tuesday after six seasons leading the Lady Warriors program.
ELIZABETHTON — A two-man wrecking crew showed up at Bayless Gym on Friday night.
Down by double digits in the second half, Happy Valley showed no interest in pressing the panic button.
ELIZABETHTON — The Roadrunners from Ridgeway ran away from Elizabethton’s Cyclones in the nightcap of Thursday’s action at the Chick-Fil-A Holiday Classic basketball tournament, winning in a rout 90-52.
ERWIN — Long-time rivals met in Erwin Friday night as Unicoi County bested Happy Valley in both the boys’ and girls’ Three Rivers Conference opener for the teams.
GREENEVILLE – Happy Valley used another strong performance from Kaylee Johnson on Friday to advance past Chuckey-Doak in the Region 1-AA quarterfinal.
KINGSPORT — Happy Valley had its sights set directly on an upset.
The University High boys’ basketball team raced out to a big first-half lead and held on to defeat Tri-Cities Christian 57-52 in its regular season finale on Tuesday night at Brooks Gym.
ERWIN — Unicoi County blew open a close game by outscoring Happy Valley by 20 points in the final quarter to take a 69-47 victory on Saturday evening at the Devils Den.
ELIZABETHTON — It was an impressive 32 minutes for Happy Valley, but Elizabethton had just enough answers to hold on.
Up by just a point at halftime on Monday night, Happy Valley basketball coach Chuck Babb didn’t even take his team into the locker room.
Coming off three straight Class AA state semifinal appearances, and returning several key players from those teams, Elizabethton was the overwhelming favorite to win the league.
With plenty of returning firepower, Sullivan East got the slight edge as the preseason favorite in the Three Rivers.