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Patriots Prevail over Smoky Bears in Home Opener, 6-5

Patriots Prevail over Smoky Bears in Home Opener, 6-5

After spending the winter preparing, the Jefferson County Patriots Baseball Team kicked off regular season play Monday night. Hosting the Sevier County Smoky Bears, the Patriots welcomed fans back to Dumplin Valley. Things kicked off quietly for the first couple innings, as each team took to the field and did their job of keeping runners [...]

Patriots Advance in District 2AAA Tournament After Overcoming South Doyle Cherokees, 61-53

Patriots Advance in District 2AAA Tournament After Overcoming South Doyle Cherokees, 61-53

The Jefferson County Patriots hosted the South Doyle Cherokees for Valentines Day. Love was not in the air, as both teams aimed to advance in the District 2AAA Tournament. The evening was off to a slow start, as South Doyle pulled ahead slightly in the beginning minutes of the game. Jefferson County was quick to [...]

JCHS Lady Patriots Advance In District Tournament With Win Against Seymour Lady Eagles

JCHS Lady Patriots Advance In District Tournament With Win Against Seymour Lady Eagles

The Jefferson County Lady Patriots hosted the Seymour Lady Eagles Monday night. The matchup, one of four games in the district that took place, was the first round of the District 2 AAA Girls Tournament. Aiming to advance further, the Lady Patriots took to the court hoping for a repeat of the last time they [...]

Patriot Football’s Jonathan Anderson and Tucker Seay Sign On

Patriot Football’s Jonathan Anderson and Tucker Seay Sign On

Two Jefferson County High School Patriot Football players made the next step in their academic and football careers. Wednesday was National Signing Day for college football, with hundreds of football players making that commitment to their prospective schools; Patriot Football was not left out. Jonathan Anderson, center for the Patriots, made the commitment to sign [...]

Lady Patriots Overtake Cocke County, 48-34; Patriots Fall Short, 47-42

Lady Patriots Overtake Cocke County, 48-34; Patriots Fall Short, 47-42

The Jefferson County Patriots had their last regular season in-conference game for 2017 Friday night. Region Rivals Cocke County High School made their appearance in Dumplin Valley, and the atmosphere was nothing short of electric. The Lady Patriots, still reeling from a loss to Morristown West a week before, took to the court in full [...]

Lady Patriots Overcome Morristown East Hurricanes, 40-34; Patriots Fall to Hurricanes, 73-67

Lady Patriots Overcome Morristown East Hurricanes, 40-34; Patriots Fall to Hurricanes, 73-67

Friday night for the Patriots included a tough battle in a packed house. The Morristown East Lady Hurricanes and Hurricane boys made the trip over to Dandridge, looking to give both Jefferson County teams a run for their money. To start things off, the Lady Patriots had a tough fight to continue their winning streak. [...]

Patriots Fall Short of Sevier County Smoky Bears 46-43, Lady Patriots Take Home Win 45-25

Patriots Fall Short of Sevier County Smoky Bears 46-43, Lady Patriots Take Home Win 45-25

The Sevier County Smoky Bears and Lady Smoky Bears visited the Jefferson County Patriots Tuesday night. Patriot Nation came out in full force as the neighboring counties went head-to-head. The Lady Patriots seemed to take care of business with ease against the Lady Smoky Bears. Pulling ahead quickly, Jefferson County ran ahead and didn’t look [...]

Lady Patriots Crush South Doyle Cherokees, 55-28; Patriots, 46-38

Lady Patriots Crush South Doyle Cherokees, 55-28; Patriots, 46-38

Patriot Boys and Girls Basketball hosted the South Doyle High School Cherokees Friday night. Dumplin Valley was buzzing as the Lady Patriots took to the floor. The first quarter of play started out slow going for both teams. By the end of quarter, there were only 12 points total on the board, as the Lady [...]

Patriots Dominate Cherokee Chiefs, 53-27; Lady Patriots 52-37

Patriots Dominate Cherokee Chiefs, 53-27; Lady Patriots 52-37

The Lady Patriots and the Patriots welcomed the New Year to Dumplin Valley by defeating the Cherokee High School Chiefs Tuesday night. The Lady Patriots, who are now 11-5, started the evening a little slower than fans were used to seeing. In the first quarter, the Ladies of Jefferson County outscored the Lady Chiefs by [...]

Jefferson County Elementary School Basketball League Championship Results

Jefferson County Elementary School Basketball League Championship Results

 Saturday’s Championship Games were fantastic.  White Pine upset the #1 Mt. Horeb Hawks while the Dandridge Lady Cubs came up a little short in their bid to upset the #1 Mt. Horeb Lady Hawks. Our league MVP’s were: Kynley Parker – Mt. Horeb Lady Hawks Bricyn Gudger – White Pine Cyclones  

Patriots Dominate Dobyns-Bennett Indians, 65-55; Girls 48-38

Patriots Dominate Dobyns-Bennett Indians, 65-55; Girls 48-38

The Jefferson County High School Patriots Basketball Teams hosted the Dobyns-Bennett Indians Saturday afternoon. Even though the air was chilly outside, things heated up quickly on the court. Both the Boys and the Lady Patriots dominated and sent the Indians back to Kingsport defeated. After defeating Morristown East Friday night 66-49, the Lady Patriots tipped [...]

Jefferson County Lady Patriots Too Much for Seymour, 71-25; Patriots 63-35

Jefferson County Lady Patriots Too Much for Seymour, 71-25; Patriots 63-35

The Jefferson County Boys and Girls’ basketball teams welcomed fans back to the home court in a big way. Tuesday night, both the Patriots and the Lady Patriots hosted the Seymour Eagles. The Lady Patriots, coming off a big 70-35 win against South Doyle, quickly pulled ahead early in the first quarter. Riley Fritz, Makaila [...]

Field Position May Impact Blood Pressure in Football Players

Field Position May Impact Blood Pressure in Football Players

Football at the college-level is associated with increased blood pressure and changes in size, shape, structure and function of the heart, especially among linemen, according to a new study published today in JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. The study aimed to validate prior observations that football participation led to an increase in blood pressure and an enlarged heart [...]

Jefferson County Elementary Basketball League Results and Playoff Brackets

Jefferson County Elementary Basketball League Results and Playoff Brackets

Here are the results from our final regular season games along with the brackets for the playoffs.  I would like to say congratulations to the Mt. Horeb Hawks and the Mt. Horeb Lady Hawks on claiming the 2016 regular season titles.  We look forward to December 3rd and getting back to action when the playoffs begin. [...]

Vols Secure Important Win Against Kentucky Wildcats, 49-36

Vols Secure Important Win Against Kentucky Wildcats, 49-36

In an SEC East race that just keeps getting crazier and crazier, the Tennessee Volunteers met in a high noon showdown against the Kentucky Wildcats Saturday. The Vols were hoping to eliminate some of the competition that could stand in the way of them traveling to Atlanta in December. The Wildcats, on the other hand, [...]

Volunteers Shut Out Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles, 55-0

Volunteers Shut Out Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles, 55-0

It was a beautiful afternoon to wrap up homecoming week at Neyland Stadium Saturday. Looking to break a three game loosing streak, and overcome a week packed full of controversy, the University of Tennessee Volunteers took to the field in what ended up being a complete shutout over the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles. The Vols [...]

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