• Family Matters

    Family Matters

    ShareShadowens emphasizes accountability, hard work to rebuild Governors By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Laura Shadowens was way ahead of the curve on this one. Her husband, Philip, was a driven, young coach. During the season, he was never home. Not really a fan of football at the time, […]

  • The Year It Clicked

    The Year It Clicked

    ShareHeroes of ’07 see themselves in renewed Rebel title chase The Maryville bench braces as Ryan Click’s 3-pointer at the buzzer in double overtime makes it way to the basket in the 2007 state championship game. Click’s father, Mo, is at rear of bench in black sweater. By Stefan Cooper […]

  • Wes Lambert

    Wes Lambert

    ShareFormer Rebel set to face old school as Blaze assistant coach Blackman assistant coach Wes Lambert, far right, looks on from the bench during a game this season. Lambert started at guard on Maryville’s 2007 state championship team. The Blaze meet the Rebels in a state tournament quarterfinal on Wednesday […]

  • Good With The Bad

    Good With The Bad

    ShareCarruthers silver lining as Rebels fall in opener to Bearden Maryville right-hander Cole Carruthers proved a bright spot against the Bulldogs in 5 1/3 innings of shutout relief on Monday. Photos by Wallace Bowden By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Alex Curl had a bad day. It happens. The […]

  • The Minser Sisters

    The Minser Sisters

    ShareFormer Maryville duo made history, each in own way By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row You can too win them all. Bethany Minser Love is proof. The former Maryville Lady Rebel won four consecutive state diving championships on the 1-meter springboard in the mid 1990s. Five others in the […]

  • Rankings, Schmankings

    Rankings, Schmankings

    ShareRebels upend state’s Nos. 1 and 2 to claim first region title since ’03 T.D. Blackmon celebrates with his Maryville teammates after the Rebels upset No. 1-ranked Oak Ridge on Sunday. Photos by Wallace Bowden By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Oak Ridge – They locked up Bearden so […]

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  • Family Matters

    Family Matters

    Football, High School, William Blount March 21, 2015 3:28 pm no comments

    Shadowens emphasizes accountability, hard work to rebuild Governors By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Laura Shadowens was way ahead of the curve on this one. Her husband, Philip, was a driven, young coach. During the season, he was never home. Not really a fan of football at the time, […]

     
  • The Year It Clicked

    The Year It Clicked

    Basketball, High School, Maryville March 11, 2015 10:38 am no comments

    Heroes of ’07 see themselves in renewed Rebel title chase The Maryville bench braces as Ryan Click’s 3-pointer at the buzzer in double overtime makes it way to the basket in the 2007 state championship game. Click’s father, Mo, is at rear of bench in black sweater. By Stefan Cooper […]

     
  • Good With The Bad

    Good With The Bad

    Baseball, High School, Maryville March 10, 2015 2:24 pm no comments

    Carruthers silver lining as Rebels fall in opener to Bearden Maryville right-hander Cole Carruthers proved a bright spot against the Bulldogs in 5 1/3 innings of shutout relief on Monday. Photos by Wallace Bowden By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Alex Curl had a bad day. It happens. The […]

     
  • Rankings, Schmankings

    Rankings, Schmankings

    Basketball, High School, Maryville March 2, 2015 9:20 pm no comments

    Rebels upend state’s Nos. 1 and 2 to claim first region title since ’03 T.D. Blackmon celebrates with his Maryville teammates after the Rebels upset No. 1-ranked Oak Ridge on Sunday. Photos by Wallace Bowden By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Oak Ridge – They locked up Bearden so […]

     
  • Ridge Steps Down At WB

    Ridge Steps Down At WB

    Juggling family, football, administrative duties leads to tough decision Justin Ridge speaks with Blount Press Row after being hired as the William Blount coach two years ago. Photo by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Balancing family, football and assistant principal/athletic director is an awful lot. Eventually, […]