MMC to Call Mid-South Conference Home

During a joint press conference at the Jackson Chamber Boardroom in Jackson, the presidents of Bethel University, Freed-Hardeman University and Martin Methodist College announced their schools’ transfers to the Mid-South Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. Teams will first compete in the conference in the 2020-21 academic year.   “It is not often that you have a chance […]

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Pitching, Defense Not Enough for Giles in SE Regional

The Giles County 15U All-Star team’s pitching and defense kept the team in contention in all three pool games at the Southeast Regional Tournament.   However, the team’s inability to put together multi-run innings resulted in narrow losses while the team did not advance to the bracket stage.   After… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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Post 60 Juniors Finish Third in Inaugural Season

The American Legion Post 60 junior squad made quite the statement in the team’s inaugural season, finishing third in the state tournament.   Post 60 lost its first contest of the tournament to enter the loser’s bracket but promptly won three-straight games to advance to the semifinals before falling to… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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MMC Trainer Serves on SSAC Women’s Leadership Committee

Martin Methodist Assistant Athletic Trainer Christine Lewis was named campus liaison to the newly formed Southern States Athletic Conference Women’s Leadership Committee, the conference office announced Monday afternoon.   Lewis, who just completed her second season at Martin Methodist, is one of 12 campus liaisons chosen by the conference to the committee that seeks to enrich professional experiences within the […]

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2019 Season Will Be Key for Titan Skill Positions

by Tim Nave   The Tennessee Titans had quite the eventful offseason this year, and, with training camp starting this week, this team is looking to go “From Good to Great!”   After ending last season with a disappointing loss that eliminated them from the postseason, offseason acquisitions began by… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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Babe Ruth All-Stars Finish Third in State Tourney

The Giles County Babe Ruth All-Stars overcame a tournament opening loss to win multiple games and post a third place finish in Lawrenceburg Sunday at the 15U State Tournament.   The team, which consisted of players from all ages divisions of the local league was playing short-handed due to three injuries to the all-star squad but still featured a squad […]

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Post 60 Junior Team Defeats Mt. Juliet

The American Legion Post 60 junior team split their first two games of an Independence Day Tournament in Columbia over the holiday weekend before weather and an injury led the team to withdraw from the tournament early.   Richland High School’s Herlan Duran suffered an ankle injury that required multiple… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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Local All-Stars Finish Second in Lawrenceburg

While the championship game may not have ended the way the Giles County faithful would have preferred, the Giles County 11-year-old All-Stars finished a spectacular run with a trip to the state final in Lawrenceburg, falling only to the West Nashville Dodgers.   After failing to preserve a three-run lead… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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Walk-Off Homer Propels 12U to State Title

The Giles County 12-year-old All-Stars avenged a district championship loss to Lawrence County in dramatic fashion, defeating their western rivals in the state semifinals and finishing undefeated en route to another state championship.   The local all-stars finished a perfect 3-0 in pool play before defeating Lawrence County and Bellevue… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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Post 60 Earns Third Seed in Independence Day Classic

American Legion Post 60’s senior club defeated Maroon, Ill., in an Independence Day Tournament in Columbia, also falling narrowly to powerhouse Texarkana, Ark., and Tuscaloosa, Ala.   Post 60 earned the three seed heading into the knockout round Saturday, falling to Tuscaloosa 9-7 to see their tournament run come to… Please login and subscribe for FULL ACCESS to all GilesNews.com […]

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