Dyersburg State Gazette Sports http://www.stategazette.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the Dyersburg State Gazette newspaper in Dyersburg, Tennessee en-us District 13AA title eludes No. 2 Dyersburg http://www.stategazette.com/story/2388096.html Dyersburg seemed poised to claim its first District 13AA Tournament crown since 2006 – when the Trojans defeated Crockett County, ironically – but a strong third quarter for the Cavaliers was... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:40:18 -0600 Slow first half dooms Lady Choctaws in 13AAA title game http://www.stategazette.com/story/2388095.html JASON PEEVYHOUSE jpeevyhouse@stategazette.com For the second time in 10 days, a poor-shooting first half doomed the Lady Choctaws at Munford High School as the Dyer County girls were limited to only... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:39:31 -0600 Lady Trojans top South Gibson in 13AA Consolation game http://www.stategazette.com/story/2388094.html JASON PEEVYHOUSE jpeevyhouse@stategazette.com Dyersburg’s got a big third-quarter performance on Saturday night, giving the Lady Trojans the momentum to take third place in the District 13AA... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:39:20 -0600 Trojans advance to first 13AA title game since ’08 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387513.html After battling through a stalemated opening frame, the Trojans set the tone for the rest of the game in the next eight minutes, scoring 26 points in the second quarter on the way to a 78-55 win over... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:07:12 -0600 Updated District 13AAA Tournament Bracket http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387509.html Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:06:45 -0600 Updated District 13AA Tournament Bracket http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387507.html Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:06:11 -0600 Dyer County upsets Hardin County to advance to 13AAA title game http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387512.html The Dyer County Choctaws avenged their late-season loss to the Tigers on Friday night in the District 13AAA semifinals, building a big second-half lead before overturning a Hardin County rally... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:44:18 -0600 Trojan football hosts annual Lift-a-Thon fundraiser http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387511.html The Dyersburg High School football team gave its fans and supporters a look at their offseason conditioning progress as the team held its annual Lift-a-Thon fundraiser on Thursday night. Above,... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:43:11 -0600 Postseason road has interesting turns http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387510.html The one thing about having two districts our local basketball fans can follow - especially ones without a clear-cut allegiance - is there is never a shortage of surprises, upsets and drama when the... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:41:07 -0600 Lady Trojans fall in heartbreaker to No. 5 Westview http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387184.html With a spot in Saturday night’s District 13AA Championship game and homecourt advantage in the Region 7AA quarterfinals on the line, the Lady Trojans nearly pulled one of the bigger upsets of the... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:30:25 -0600 Dyer County avenges loss to Brighton; advances to 13AAA title game http://www.stategazette.com/story/2387182.html The Lady Choctaws got off to a good start sparked by a pair of early treys from junior Torri Daniels and never looked back, taking a double-digit lead early on their way to a 70-57 win over Brighton... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:29:04 -0600 Nine local middle school players chosen for all-star game http://www.stategazette.com/story/2386820.html With the close of the middle school basketball season coming for local teams in the last few weeks, nine of the county’s young players will get a chance to suit up at the middle school level one more... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:14:12 -0600 Trojan faithful rise up…it’s tourney time! http://www.stategazette.com/story/2386497.html When Dyersburg entered the 2016-17 high school basketball season, there were high expectations, and rightfully so. The Trojan squad returned experienced players, and it appeared the season would be... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:26 -0600 Dyersburg High School to host Baseball and Softball First Pitch Banquet http://www.stategazette.com/story/2386819.html Dyersburg High School will kick the spring sports season off for baseball and softball on Tuesday, March 7 with the third annual First Citizens National Bank Dyersburg High School Baseball and... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 23:29:56 -0600 Lady Choctaws fall in Senior Night heartbreaker in 2OT http://www.stategazette.com/story/2386374.html In the Lady Choctaws’ final regular season home game, four quarters and one extra frame were not enough to decide things as the two teams played 40 minutes before St. Benedict escaped with a 76-73... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:22:35 -0600 Community welcomes home championship cheerleaders http://www.stategazette.com/story/2386373.html A long bus ride that began in Orlando, Fla., late Monday night came to an end with a celebration Tuesday afternoon when the Dyer County High School coed cheerleaders returned from the UCA Nationals... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:20:33 -0600 Trojans to face Obion County on Friday http://www.stategazette.com/story/2386372.html After Tuesday night quarterfinal action in Troy and Alamo, Friday night’s opening-round District 13AA matchups are now set. Second-ranked and top-seeded Dyersburg will face Obion County at 6... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:20:01 -0600