• Happy Birthday, Blount Press Row!

    Happy Birthday, Blount Press Row!

    ShareFrom all of us to all of you, here’s to a great 2015 Former Townsend Elementary basketball player Skyler Renteria (15) defends at the 2011 Blount County Elementary Basketball Tournament. Renteria and Lady Tigers were the subject of Blount Press Row’s first ever story. Photo by Jolanda Jansma From the […]

  • Mikayla Hustle

    Mikayla Hustle

    ShareGuard’s gritty play powers Lady Mountaineers to overtime win Heritage senior Mikayla Hutsell lays one in off the break during Friday’s overtime win over William Blount. Photos by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row She wasn’t shooting the netting off the rim just yet. With William Blount’s […]

  • Second-and-15

    Second-and-15

    ShareHow one Maryville stop, one tackle, changed everything Rebel defensive end Dylan Jackson lines up opposite Ravenwood tackle Alexander Sleenhof last Saturday in Cookeville. Jackson is 6-foot-6. Photos by Brandon Shinn By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Cookeville – It began with Dylan Jackson. T.D. Blackmon’s end zone interception […]

  • The Finisher

    The Finisher

    ShareSimpson super in final minute as Tornadoes rally for title Jordin Harris finishes the break at the Blount County Elementary Basketball Tournament. Photos by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Alcoa kept it simple when it got down to winning time: Get it to the big guy. […]

  • Taking Pride In His Work

    Taking Pride In His Work

    ShareSmooth-shooting guard paces Settlers to county championship Prospect’s Brett Buckner glides to the basket ahead of Middlesettlements’ Reece Pride at the Blount County Elementary Basketball Tournament on Tuesday. Photos by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Reece Pride can play some ball. The Middlesettlements guard started strong […]

  • Never Too Soon

    Never Too Soon

    ShareYouthful Carpenters powers to championship with defense McKenna Myers set the tempo for Carpenters with sticky defense on the outside in Monday’s American Conference championship game. Photos by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row With a relatively young roster, the Carpenters Lady Cougars were simply looking to […]

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  • Happy Birthday, Blount Press Row!

    Happy Birthday, Blount Press Row!

    Blog December 15, 2014 5:30 pm 2 comments

    From all of us to all of you, here’s to a great 2015 Former Townsend Elementary basketball player Skyler Renteria (15) defends at the 2011 Blount County Elementary Basketball Tournament. Renteria and Lady Tigers were the subject of Blount Press Row’s first ever story. Photo by Jolanda Jansma From the […]

     
  • Week ending Dec. 7

    Week ending Dec. 7

    Blackmon caps game for the ages with MVP finish Maryville sophomore T.D. Blackmon accepts the BlueCross Bowl Defensive Most Valuable Player award after last week’s thriller. Photo by Brandon Shinn Who else? Maryville sophomore T.D. Blackmon was an easy selection as the Barley’s/Blount Press Row Player of the Week. The […]

     
  • German Craftsmanship

    German Craftsmanship

    Berger goes big as Mountaineers run by Governors Heritage’s Andrew Pryor works the ball around the perimeter against William Blount’s Hunter Pesterfield. Photos by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row Wait till Hunter Bailey gets back. A frontrunner for district player of the year last season, the […]

     
  • Mikayla Hustle

    Mikayla Hustle

    Guard’s gritty play powers Lady Mountaineers to overtime win Heritage senior Mikayla Hutsell lays one in off the break during Friday’s overtime win over William Blount. Photos by Jolanda Jansma By Stefan Cooper Editor Blount Press Row She wasn’t shooting the netting off the rim just yet. With William Blount’s […]

     
  • Maryville/Ravenwood BlueCross Bowl

    Maryville/Ravenwood BlueCross Bowl

    Football, High School, Maryville, Photos December 12, 2014 4:55 pm no comments

    This was a game for the ages. One team opens hot. The other hangs on. The tide turns. Congratulations, Maryville’s Rebels! Photos by Brandon Shinn