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Kickoff time announced for UT/Vandy game

Kickoff time announced for UT/Vandy game

The Tennessee Volunteers will take on the Vanderbilt Commodores Nov. 17th in Nashville.

Kickoff will be at 7:00 pm EST. This game will air on ESPN2.

East Tennessee Zumba team reaches for top prize

East Tennessee Zumba team reaches for top prize

East Tennessee Zumba instructors know how to dance.

In fact, their original choreography landed them in the top ten in an international competition where they hope to bring home the top prize.

They call themselves the Hard Knox Crew: Shanie Marshall, Paulette Ray, Jen Celeste, Liz Harding, Kay Houser and Gabbie McConkey.

They are Zumba instructors mostly from East Tennessee.

Week 10 Player of the Week Winners

Offensive Player of the Week

West running back Seth Marshall was voted the USA Today High School Sports Offensive Player of the Week. The sophomore rushed for 110 yards and two touchdowns on only seven carries and returned a kick 90 yards for a score in the Rebels' 50-6 win over Heritage.

Bearden High retires Coach Holly Warlick's basketball jersey

Bearden High retires Coach Holly Warlick's basketball jersey

Lady Vols basketball head coach Holly Warlick thought she was simply part of the senior-night festivities at Bearden High School Friday evening.

However, the school had a surprise waiting for the 1976 Bearden grad.

In a ceremony before the game, school officials retired Warlick's number "22" basketball jersey, which she wore during her high school career that racked up more than 1000 points on the court.

"I'm stunned, I'm shocked. I was just coming to greet everybody!" Warlick said. "It's unbelievable."

Alcoa exacts revenge on CAK, 31-28

Last year, CAK ended Alcoa's season and its seven year reign as state champion.

The Warriors took down Alcoa for the first time ever in the final game of the regular season then repeated the performance in the quarterfinals of the playoffs.

On Thursday night, the Tornadoes took back their district title and home-field in the 3A playoffs. Knowing that CAK can put up points in a hurry, Alcoa came into the game planning on going for two on each of its touchdowns.

West Hills Tennis Center opens its newest addition

West Hills Tennis Center opens its newest addition

The West Hill Tennis Center opened it newest 1,400 square foot addition on Monday.

The center held an open house for its brand new clubhouse. This facility will house tennis programming, concessions and public restrooms.

The clubhouse is the second part of a four-phase master plan for West Hills Tennis Center. The center renovated its eight upper courts in November. Phase three will add five more courts to the lower portion of that complex.

Knoxville City Mayor Madeline Rogero said these improvements will help promote Knoxville.

West Hills Tennis Center Clubhouse Ribbon Cutting Today

West Hills Tennis Center Clubhouse Ribbon Cutting Today

From the City of Knoxville