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Archives 07-18-2001



Minor League All-Stars Announced
FNB Wins 16-Under Tournament
Sign-Ups Slated For Outlaw Football Team



Minor League All-Stars Announced

Stephanie Matthews/OCN staff

Overton County Minor League 8, 9, and10 year-old All-Stars are, front row from left, Devan Walker, Marshall Cannon, Justin Savage, Brandon McDonald, Carson Bailey, Kyle Jolley, middle row, Kailen Melton, Ty Eldridge, Adam Dodson, Jacob Collins, Adam Wilson, Colby Reeder, back row, coaches Larry McDonald, Tony Cannon, and Doug Savage.



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FNB Wins 16-Under Tournament

Dewain E. Peek/OCN staff

First National Bank is the Overton County Girls 16-Under Softball League season and tournament champion. Team members are, front row, from left, Heather Shoemake, Rachael Titus, Jessica Savage, Angie Adkins, Lisa Reeder, Rachael Meadows, back row, coach Steve Vaughn, Rachel Barlow, Emily Vaughn, Beth Hogue, Andrea Borden, coach Rick Savage, Sarah Jowers, and coach Danny Jowers.

Dewain E. Peek/OCN staff

Civitan Club is the Overton County Girls 16-Under Softball League season and tournament runner-up. Team members are, front row, from left, Alicia Melton, Kirstie Dillon, Kim Dillon, Sarah Maynord, Whitney Walker, middle row, Chrissy Guffrey, Whittney Sells, Kasey Vaughn, Lorianne Carr, Shelly Lackey, back row, coaches, Wayne Dillon, Barbara Garrett, and Craig Cantrell.


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Sign-Ups Slated For Outlaw Football Team

It's football time in Overton County. It is time once again for children to strap on their helmets and start playing football as Overton County Outlaws begin their 12th season this year.

Sign-ups will be held at Livingston Academy Saturday, July 21 and Saturday, July 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Children from the ages of 7 to 11 are invited to participate.

Overton County Outlaws have a proud tradition of training today's young players for the next level of football. Many Livingston Academy players start out playing football for the Outlaws.

Grant Swallows, starting quarterback for the Tennessee Technological University Golden Eagles, began his football career with the Outlaws.

Four-year Assistant Coach J.J. Jones will lead the Outlaws this year. He said, "I just want to keep this a top-notch program and follow in the path laid out by previous coaches.

"When I go to the meetings, everyone knows the Outlaw program and they want to beat us. We are always considered the team to beat in the district and I just want that tradition to keep going.

"I have a great set of assistant coaches returning to help."

Coaching the 10 and 11 year-old division are Roger Barlow, David Holt, and Matt Jolley. Coaching the 7, 8, and 9 year-old division are Kelly Hill, Richard Brown, Mark Lee, Dion Pincheon, and Chris Lee.

Practices will begin Monday, July 30 and will be held Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 6 p.m. to 7:35 p.m. each week

Games will begin Saturday, August 18 and will continue until around the end of October.

For more information about the Outlaw program, call Coach Jones at (931) 397-5631 cell, (931) 498-3122 home, or (931) 823-2735 work. Messages may be left at any of these numbers if Coach Jones is unavailable.





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