COSBY—Kurt Brooks sacrificed sleep studying how to attack Sevier County’s matchup zone. Wes Maples and Camden McElhaney, whether taking shots or not, displayed how many options the Smoky Bears have.
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ELIZABETHTON—If getting victories on the road show a team’s grit, the Cosby High Eagles have plenty of it after wrapping up a successful 6-game road stint.
ELIZABETHTON—Finding ways to win on the road a crucial to a team’s development and success. The Cosby High Eagles successfully did so in back-to-back nights.
COSBY—When Eduardo Gonzalez first stepped on the field as a freshman in 2016, Cosby Eagles head coach Kevin Hall knew he had a special kid that was in store for big things.
Alcoa knew it couldn’t let Cosby get open looks from beyond the 3-point line, and yet it took Cosby’s Trey Jackson 24 seconds to get free and bury a shot from distance.
COSBY—Gracie Myers of the Cosby High Lady Eagles came in clutch in the final seconds as she secured Cosby’s win over the visiting Greenback Lady Cherokees on Friday.
NEWPORT—The second-half shootout became the deciding factor as the Cosby Eagles edged the Cocke County Fighting Cocks in the renewal of their rivalry on the hardwood.
NEWPORT—The intra-county rivalry still belongs to the Cocke County Lady Red after Friday’s big night from the 3-point line against the visiting Cosby Lady Eagles.
NEWPORT—In 2011 Kurt Brooks played his final game in a Cocke County uniform before heading off to Milligan College where he enjoyed a five-year career as a Buffalo.
NEWPORT—A stage as big as the one set when Cosby and Cocke County high schools meet on the hardwood is typically reserved for upperclassmen to dominate.
COSBY—The first District 2-A win of the season for the Cosby High Lady Eagles came with ease after a dominant performance on both sides of the ball on Friday night.
RUTLEDGE—The tenacious defense of the Grainger County High Lady Grizzlies stalled the Cosby High Lady Eagles in their second meeting of the season on Monday.
Soccer has come a long way in the Cocke County community over the years, and the hard work of today’s youth was put on display with postseason awards being announced at season’s end.
COSBY—It took a gritty effort in the fourth quarter, but the Cosby High Eagles emerged victorious in their home debut over Grainger on Thursday.
COSBY—Most first-year head coaches inherit a program in need of an immediate turnaround. That’s far from the case for newly named Cosby head coach Kurt Brooks.
COSBY—The Cosby High Lady Eagles have bettered themselves year-over-year since head coach Cody Lowe inherited the program in 2017. To continue that trend, there’s only one step left to be taken, but it’s a big one.
MURFREESBORO—It was a season to remember for the Cosby High Lady Eagles after standing as one of the final four teams left in the state in Class A on Thursday.
COSBY—The Cosby High Lady Eagles’ soccer program has been so close to having the type of season it’s enjoyed in 2019, particularly over the last three years.
COSBY—A trip to the TSSAA Class A State Tournament was secured for the Cosby High Lady Eagles after Saturday’s win over Cumberland Gap.
ALCOA—The Region 1-A Championship trophy belongs to the Cosby High Lady Eagles after their victory against the Alcoa High Lady Tornadoes on Thursday.