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Prep Roundup: April 15-16

Prep Roundup: April 15-16
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April 19, 2022

BASEBALL

Chuckey-Doak 8, Unicoi County 4

The Chuckey-Doak baseball team scored six runs in the sixth inning to rally past Unicoi County for an 8-4 win on Friday.

The Black Knights used 11 hits to score their eight runs in the win. Wade Fletcher led the way going 2-for-2 with a home run and four RBIs.

Austin McBurnett was 2-for-4 and Jaylen Willett was 2-for-5 with two RBIs.

Fletcher started the game on the mound and in 4.1 innings he struck out six, walked five and gave up four hits.

Willett threw the final 2.2 innings to earn the win. He struck out four, walked two and gave up no hits.

Volunteer 3, North Greene 2 / Volunteer 3, North Greene 2

The North Greene baseball team fell to Volunteer twice on Friday, both times by a score of 3-2.

In game one North Greene earned five hits with Tanner Sexton went 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Brady Harkleroad, Adam Weir and Jeshua Crawford all had singles.

On the mound Sexton went five innings with five strikeouts, three walks and three hits allowed.

In game two North Greene earned three hits. Crawford was 1-for-2 with a double. Sexton and Seth Charlton both earned singles.

Crawford three four innings with five strikeouts, three walks and four hits allowed

TRACK AND FIELD

Moore, Stevenson Break School Records At Volunteer Classic

Eighty-two high school track teams from across twelve states gathered at the Tom Black Track on the University of Tennessee Campus on Saturday to compete in the Volunteer Track Classic.

It was a day of strong competition with records falling all around. The Greeneville High track teams did their part with 15 PRs on the day and two school records.

The Greene Devils finished the day in fourth place as a team behind Hardin Valley, Maryville, and St. Anthony's of New York.

Brock Moore opened the day with a state leading 13.94 seconds in the 110 meter hurdles to win the event. His time eclipsed Brigham Lyons' 14.09  school record set in 1991.

Not to be outdone Jaden Stevenson finished third in the 100 meter dash in a school record time of 10.53. Stevenson's time broke Floyd Gillespie's record of 10.6 run in 1979. Stevenson added a win in the 200 meters in 21.41.

Mason Gudger joined his teammate in the 100 meter finals, placing sixth in a time of 10.75.

The two speedsters combined with Moore and Keelen Lester to win the 4X100 Meter Relay in 42.59.  

J.J. Durbin placed fourth in the discus with a throw of 145' 7" to round out the scoring for the Devils.

SGMS Boys Place 2nd At Eagle Invitational

The South Greene Middle School boys track team finished in second place at the Eagle Invitational at Grandview Elementary on Saturday.

Zachariah Duncan won the 110 meter hurdles. In the 100 meters Jude Dyer was second and Nash Rader was fourth.

Dyer was first in the high jump, and Zachariah Duncan placed third.

Braxstin Roberts was second in the discus.

The Rebels 4X200 relay team or Ethan Heimiller, Antonio Turner, Heath Norton and Nash Rader came in third place.

Landon Brown was eighth in the 1,600 meters, sixth in the 400 meters, and fourth in the 200 meters.

Heimiller came in fifth in the long jump and fifth in the 200 meters.

Norton placed fourth in the shot put.

The 4X400 relay team of Dyer, Jackson Ottinger, Noah Case, and Zachariah Duncan placed fourth.

On the girls side in the 100 meters Alexa Gabbard was second and Natalie Foshie was sixth.

The 4X100 relay team of Gabbard, Foshie, Lily Moody and Madison Darnell placed fourth.

The 4X400 relay team of Foshie, Gabbard, Sapana Das and Darnell was fifth.

Foshie placed fourth in the discus. In the high jump Gabbard came in third place and Moody was sixth.

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