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Macon County Sports Hall of Fame 2011 Nominations Now Accepted PDF Print E-mail
Monday, January 10, 2011
To become an inductee of the Macon County Sports Hall of Fame the nominee must have had a positive impact on sports in Macon County. His or her athletic performance or support must have been considered outstanding during their time of participation or support. Nominees may be living or deceased and to be eligible for induction in the Macon County Sports Hall of Fame, the nominee must meet the following requirements:
1. If the nominee was a player or sports participant,, he/she must no longer be participating in the sport for which they are nominated. The nominee must also be at least 40 years of age unless the nominee was deceased prior to reaching the age of 40;
2. If the nominee is not a player, sports participant or coach, he/she may continue to be active in support of the activity for which they were nominated. The nominee must also be at least 40 years of age unless the nominee was deceased prior to reaching the age of 40;
3. If the nominee is a coach, administrator, official, news media representative, supporter, or athletic professional, they must be 50 years of age unless the nominee was deceased prior to reaching the age of 50;
4. Nominee must have attended school in Macon County or participated in Macon County as a coach, administrator, instructor, athletic professional or supporter;
5. Any voting member of the Macon County Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors cannot be considered as a nominee finalist during the first two years of his/her service on the Board.
Nominee Information
Name__________________________________________
Address________________________________________
Phone__________________________________________
Please attach a resume or list of nominee accomplishments and return by March 1, 2011 to: Macon County Sports Hall of Fame c/o Jackie Eller 4565 Hartsville Road Lafayette, TN 37083.
Nominated by & phone_____________________________
 
Upcoming High School Basketball Games PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, January 4, 2011

The Red Boiling Springs High School Basketball teams will host Watertown on Jan. 4, Trousdale on Jan. 7, and Friendship Christian on January 11, 2011. Game time 6 p.m.

The Macon County High School Basketball teams will host Trousdale County on January 4, 2011 and Goodpasture on January 7. Game time 6 p.m.

 
Lady Bulldogs Claim 2nd in Kentucky Classic PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, January 4, 2011

RBS Teams Going Strong - Ready for Watertown Jan. 4th

By Misty Green
Sports Reporter

 

Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldog #34 Heather Jenkins jumps the ball to begin the opening round of pool play against Warren East High School in the South Central Bank Halton Classic Basketball Tournament held in Scottsville, Kentucky last week. Photo By Judy Gammons

The Red Boiling Springs High School Lady Bulldogs went on the road this past week to participate in the 2010 South Central Bank Halton Classic at Allen County-Scottsville High School, December 27-30, 2010.


The Lady Bulldogs held off Warren East 61-38 and Smith County 55-41 in the first two games, however were over-powered by Bullitt East 47-38 and Westmoreland 50-39 in the final two rounds, to claim the second place trophy for Pool A of the tournament.

In the opening round of pool play against Warren East, the Lady Bulldogs led the opening quarter 17-10, which continued

throughout the halftime break by a score of 30-17. The Lady Raiders were no match for the Lady Bulldogs, and were downed by a final score of 61-38.


Layce Colter led the team to victory with 15 points, followed by Mackenzie Painter with nine points, Katie Hix, Hannah Hollis, and Kelsey Jenkins with six points each, Marina Evans, Heather Jenkins, and Kalisha Lynch with five points each, and Morgan Burgener with four points.


In the second round of the Kentucky tournament, the Lady Bulldogs clenched their 16th consecutive victory with a 55-41 win over Smith County High School on December 28, 2010.


The Lady Bulldogs led the first quarter 19-10, however the Lady Owls tried hard to recover, trailing RBS 33-29 by the halftime break.  RBS out-scored the Owlettes 6-1 in the third quarter, and  16-11 in the fourth, to claim a 55-41 victory over Smith County.

Layce Colter led the team to victory with 23 points, followed by Heather Jenkins with 13 points, Mackenzie Painter with ten points, Morgan Burgener with four points, Katie Hix with three points, and Marina Evans with two points.


The Lady Bulldogs then challenged Bullitt East for the December 29th third round challenge, and suffered their first loss of the season. The game was knotted at 17 for the opening round, and the Lady Bulldogs entered the halftime break in the lead, 25-24. Each team recorded six points in the third quarter, however Bullitt East pulled ahead in the final period 17-7 to claim the win.


Layce Colter led the team with 19 points, followed by eight points from Mackenzie Painter, five points from Heather Jenkins, three points from Katie Hix, and two points from Morgan Burgener.


RBS was paired with Westmoreland for the final round of the tournament.


The Lady Bulldogs led the first half 22-10, however Westmoreland returned in the third quarter to claim a a 31-27 lead over the Lady Bulldogs. The Lady Eagles out-scored RBS in the final quarter, 19-12 to claim a 50-39 victory over RBS.


The Lady Bulldogs were led by Layce Colter with 15 points, followed by Heather Jenkins with eight points, Marina Evans and Mackenzie Painter with seven points each, and Morgan Burgener with two points.

 

Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldog Morgan Burgener shoots for two in the South Central Bank Halton Classic last week. Photo By Judy Gammons

 

Congratulations to the four Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldogs named to the All-tournament team in the December 20-21st Edmonson County tournament. They were: Layce Colter, Morgan Burgener, Mackenzie Painter, and Heather Jenkins. 

 
Tigerettes Claim 2nd in Nera White Invitational Tournament PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, January 4, 2011

MCHS Teams Prepared for Trousdale County Jan. 4th

By Misty Green
Sports Reporter

The Macon County High School Tigerettes received a bye for the first round of the 2010 Nera White Invitational Basketball Tournament, held in Lafayette, December 28-30 of last week.

MCHS’ #53 Katelyn Bean goes in for two-points in last week’s Nera White Christmas Tournament game against York. Photo By Misty Green


After the girls of Middle TN Heat and York Institute battled out game one of the girls bracket, Macon County opened the flood gates for York’s second battle of the tournament.

Macon County led 18-7 over York in the first quarter, and never looked back for a 65-46 victory.

Katie Reid led the Tigerettes with 20 points, followed by Kailyn Brooks with 16 points, Kelsey Gregory with 12 points, Katelyn Bean with eight points, Terra Pryor with five points, Katie Beth Meador and Whitney Wilburn with two points each.

Tigerette #50 Michaela Thompson

The MCHS Tigerettes then advanced to the championship game against McMinn Central (13-1).

Macon County opened the challenge with a 13-7 advantage, however during the second quarter, McMinn picked up the pace to only trail 24-23 as moments continued to tick away on the game clock. Tigerette Kailyn Brooks nailed a two-point basket as the halftime buzzer sounded to inch Macon County’s lead, 26-23  during the halftime break.

In the third quarter, the score remained tied throughout the period, however McMinn was able to pull ahead in the final quarter to claim a 49-42 win over Macon County. The Tigerettes, now 11-1, claimed the second place trophy.

Kelsey Gregory led Macon County with 14 points, followed by Kailyn Brooks with ten points, Katie Reid with seven points, Katelyn Bean with six points, Haley Harris with three points, and Terra Pryor with two points.


Tigerette Katie Reid battles for the rebound against York in the December 29th Nera White tourney game. MCHS Tigerette Photos By Misty Green

 
Macon County Soccer League News PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, January 4, 2011
 
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