NEWPORT—Any time a local athlete moves on to the next level it’s always special. Cocke County’s Alec McCampbell’s situation has a full family feel, though.
As the spring sports season comes to a close for the 2019 season at the annual Spring Fling event in Murfreesboro, Tenn., athletes throughout the state are earning recognition for their efforts throughout the year.
NEWPORT—Cocke County athletic director A.C. Willis laid out his plan shortly after the high school head football coaching position became vacant.
MORRISTOWN—An early 2-0 deficit was erased with hot bats as the Cocke County Lady Red survived another elimination game in the District 2-AAA tournament on Tuesday.
MORRISTOWN—Ariel Holt and Jarica Ensley’s two-out bombs carried the Cocke County Lady Red over the Seymour Lady Eagles in Monday’s District 2-AAA elimination game.
NEWPORT—Two weeks have passed since former head coach of the Cocke County High School Fighting Cocks football program Caleb Slover announced he was resigning to take the same position at Region 1-5A rival Morristown East.
NEWPORT—With an opportunity to lock up third place in District 2-AAA, the Cocke County Lady Red were stymied by Morristown West in a one-run loss on Tuesday night.
NEWPORT—After helping lead the team to its best season in over two decades, Cocke County High School football coach Caleb Slover is on the move.
NEWPORT—The first of two matches between the Cosby Eagles and the Cocke County Fighting Cocks belonged to Cosby after its triumph on Tuesday.
SEVIERVILLE—Before classic hot rods became the main showcase of the weekend in Sevier County, the Cocke County Lady Red put on a blazing display of their own.
MAYNARDVILLE—Winning on the road can be difficult, but the Cocke County Fighting Cocks have made it look easy in their last two stays away from home, outside of league play.
MORRISTOWN—The Morristown East Hurricanes made it their mission to complete the regular season sweep over the Cocke County Fighting Cocks
NEWPORT—The Cocke County Fighting Cocks soccer program nearly grabbed their first win of the season against the visiting Daniel Boone Trail Blazers on Thursday.
NEWPORT—Saturday’s inter-county rivalry swung toward the home team, but allowed the community of Cocke County to come together and watch the improving baseball programs.