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SAS Baseball

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 2:42 pm

The SAS baseball team dropped a double header to host Mt.Juliet Christian Academy by scores of 6-0 and 8-0. In the first game, Casey Willis was the losing pitcher as he allowed only one earned run in five innings of work. Willis allowed five hits and two base runs on balls while striking out nine MJCA batters in the five innings of work. The contest began as neither team was

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  • Softball wins three of last four

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 2:41 pm

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     Torie Scissom The Lady Jackets have had a much better week winning three of their last four contests including a big win over DeKalb County. Now on the season the girls are 11-12 overall and remain 2-2 in district play. “I’m real proud of the girls and the fight they’re showing. We’re still not playing our best ball. We show signs of it. We played a very sharp game against

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  • Whitman Memorial Tourney a Success

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 2:32 pm

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    Mountain Archery dedicated their April 12 and 13 tournament to local sportsman Ransie Whitman who passed away recently. The tournament drew 92 archers to compete and donate as well as many others who just came to donate. The event was a resounding success and a large donation was made to the family. Mountain Archery’s Jason Tate was very pleased with the results. “When we lost Ransie, at first I didn’t

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  • Clay To Be Inducted

    Posted on April 16, 2014 at 9:41 am

      Longtime Grundy County baseball coach Frank Clay will be the final inductee into the Grundy County High school Sports Hall of Fame for the 2013-2014 class. He will be inducted during Saturday’s game against DeKalb County beginning at 3:00. All former players of Coach Clay are encouraged to come out and honor the man credited with not only coaching a team but keeping a program alive during lean times.

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  • Softball Struggles Over the Last Week

    Posted on April 16, 2014 at 9:26 am

    By: David Lowrie, sports correspondent After picking up a big district win last Tuesday over Bledsoe County the Lady Jackets dropped their next six games one in South Pittsburg, three in the Hits for Hope tourney over the weekend in Chattanooga and two in DeKalb County Monday. The girls fell to 8-11 overall but improved to 2-2 in district play. Tuesday Grundy hosted Sequatchie County. Friday they host DeKalb County

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  • Baseball Wins 5 out of 7

    Posted on April 16, 2014 at 9:24 am

      By: David Lowrie, sports correspondent     The Jackets got several games in last week and notched five wins in seven tries. They improved their overall record to 18-9 and upped their district mark to 3-1. Rain moved Monday’s game with Signal Mountain to Tuesday and weather could have pushed both games with the Eagles off another day. Tuesday the Jackets traveled to Signal Mountain. Friday they travel to

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  • Archery Tournament for the Whitman Family

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:42 pm

    On April 12 and 13, Mountain Archery will be hosting an archery tournament in honor of fellow archer Ransie Whitman. The tournament will consist of 20 McKenzie Targets situated on a course throughout woods and fields. There will be multiple classes to accommodate any skill level and awards for achievements. Concessions will be available.  All entry fees and concession will be given to the Whitman family as a donation. Admission:

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  • Softball Registers Win in Tourney

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:31 pm

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    The Lady Yellow Jackets picked up wins Saturday in the Ooltewah tourney and improved on their season record. The girls moved to 7-5 on the season and 1-2 in district play. “After losing 3 in a row, we rebounded this weekend in the Ooltewah Tournament in a shortened format by winning our first two pool games before falling to Collierville. We played well enough to win our pool, and for about

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  • Jackets Split Last Two

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:29 pm

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      The rain cancelled some games for the Jackets last week including Monday’s district contest with Chattanooga Christian. The two games Grundy played were split by the team with one being a key district win over Sequatchie County. The team is now 13-7 on the season and is 1-1 in the district. “The first game against Sequatchie last week was a learning lesson for us. We had multiple opportunities to

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