Jordan McLoyd put forth what Science Hill coach Ken Cutlip described as a "super human" effort and the Hilltoppers rallied from an 11-point, first-half deficit to defeat Tennessee High in the District 1-AAA boys basketball tournament Saturday
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KINGSPORT—Tight defense and low-scoring games were how the last two games of the District 1-A basketball tournament on Saturday at J. Richard Carroll Gymnasium played out.
ELIZABETHTON—The District 1-AA basketball tournament semifinals on Saturday night featured a little big-dog hunting at Happy Valley High School.
ELIZABETHTON — Unicoi County had Elizabethton’s attention with its recent run of success, and the Cyclones also had a reminder of last year’s finish.
KINGSPORT — It was slow start, fast finish for the No. 1 seeds in Saturday’s District 1-A basketball tournament semifinals at Sullivan North.
ELIZABETHTON — Sullivan South didn’t play like a team that hadn’t been there before.
KINGSPORT — To get an earful of North Greene boys basketball coach Sam Tarlton is to get one's attention, as the Huskies found out after eight minutes of ineptness Friday night in opening-round play of the District 1-A tournament.
KINGSPORT — Unaka made that one big push that often makes a difference.
It was a terrific battle between a pair of rivals, and it came down to the final seconds.
ELIZABETHTON — Brock Thompson and the Unicoi County Blue Devils have made themselves at home on rival Happy Valley's home court over their first two games at the District 1-AA boys basketball tournament.
GRAY—On a night when it was fish or cut bait, Daniel Boone reeled in the catch of the day.
ELIZABETHTON—Prior to postseason play, Elizabethton had produced only seven victories. Win number eight vaulted the Lady Cyclones to a berth in the regional tournament.
Perhaps the best thing Science Hill could have hoped for was a quick start, highlighted by key players stepping up.