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KNOXVILLE – Grainger High School’s Tori Rutherford was a finalist for the fourth annual Knox News Sports Awards for girls’ basketball player of the year in the Knoxville area.

Members of the Washburn High School Lady Pirates basketball team participated in practice last week. In order to comply with current COVID-19 requirements, groups were kept to 10 or under and each player was assigned their own ball.

RUTLEDGE – Grainger High School’s Carter Randolph will get to experience what few high school football players are able to experience: the opportunity to play the sport they love at the collegiate level.

Grainger High School senior Josie Harbin officially signed with Johnson University to play college basketball. Harbin, who committed in May, signed her paperwork during a Zoom meeting with members of Johnson University Thursday, June 4. Pictured (l-r) are: Front row, Davey, Josie and April H…

RUTLEDGE – Carson-Newman University’s head coach Mike Mincey has made recruiting local talent a bedrock of his women’s basketball program. Add another name to the list.

RUTLEDGE – A basketball team with the kind of success Grainger High School has enjoyed has to have a lot of moving parts working together to ensure victory. For the past several years, Josie Harbin has been one of those vital moving parts who has brought a large number of victories.

RUTLEDGE – Grainger High School senior baseball pitcher Jace Maxey has announced he will continue his playing career at Walters State Community College for the 2020-21 season.

MURFREESBORO – The TSSAA has canceled all spring sports in state high schools, as well as the boys’ and girls’ state basketball tournaments for 2020.

RUTLEDGE – Grainger junior guard Tori Rutherford has been selected as a member of the Tennessee Report All-State team, a squad that is selected by a vote of the girls head basketball coaches in the Volunteer State.

NASHVILLE – TWRA is encouraging boat owners who need to pay sales tax on their vessel to call their local county clerk’s office to ensure they are open and able to assist them before traveling to the clerk’s office. 

MURFREESBORO – The Grainger High Lady Grizzlies’ 2019-20 season came to a disappointing end with a loss to Westview High School in the opening round of the Class AA basketball tournament March 11. It was the second straight year they were eliminated on opening day.