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Coronavirus-related school closings foil high school sports

If the weather cooperated, Oneida was set to face Coalfield for a baseball double-header on Monday, the last scheduled sporting event before high school...

TSSAA, please: Let these kids play!

Oneida High School head coach Jacob King said looking into the faces of his team’s four seniors on Friday morning was one of the...

Oneida falls to Loretto in state quarterfinals as tournament comes to quick halt

MURFREESBORO — Oneida’s Lady Indians knew when they walked off the court at the Murphy center here Thursday evening that they had played their...

Update: TSSAA suspends state tournaments

The Tennessee Secondary School Athletics Association announcer Thursday evening that it is suspending the remainder of this week’s girls basketball tournament in Murfreesboro, as...

TSSAA to ‘evaluate’ state tournament in light of coronavirus concerns

For the first time in 22 years, both Oneida basketball teams have advanced to the Class A state tournament. But exactly when those games...

Highlander basketball: Back on the map

HUNTSVILLE — Before the 2019-2020 season began, Scott High head coach Jordan Jeffers  laid out his team’s goals in an interview with the Independent...

Notebook: Oneida never took its eye off the prize

Jacob King was all over the place after Oneida’s 78-68 victory over University High on Monday. After a quick celebration at the final buzzer of...

Oneida heads back to state tournament after 22 years

“What do you think?” asked Jacob King after Monday night’s 78-68 win over University High at OHS Gymnasium. “Is Oneida basketball back?” King, who returned...

Notebook: Unselfish Lady Indians earn repeat trip to Murfreesboro

On Wednesday, several of those in attendance at the Region 2-A girls championship game in Chattanooga turned to one another with puzzled looks on...

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