Volume 53, Number 21

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, May 26, 2016


The 10th Grade Tennessee Rush basketball team took runner-up honors in the 2016 AAU Girls Basketball Division 1 State Tournament held in Gatlinburg May 13-15.
Players are; Kaitlyn Pippin of Jackson County High School, Emily Gray of Clarkrange High School, McKenzie Ferrell, Bradie Melton and Aspen Savage, both of Livingston Academy, Courtney Pritchett of Pickett County High School, Emily Sewell of York Institute, Zoie Crouch of Clarkrange High School, Camille King of York Institute and Makenna Moore of Smith County High School and Coach Matt Ferrell.
Congratulations girls!


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