Home » Archives by category » Sports

Allen Iverson to Attend 5th Annual B-Maze Celebrity Basketball Game at Gatlinburg-Pittman High School

Allen Iverson to Attend 5th Annual B-Maze Celebrity Basketball Game at Gatlinburg-Pittman High School

Former Tennessee Volunteer, Mr. Bobby Maze will host his 5th Annual Celebrity Basketball Game at Gatlinburg-Pittman High School in Gatlinburg, TN. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Mountain Tough to help rebuild the beautiful community that was devastated by fires in November 2016. The remainder of the proceeds will support the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, […]

SportsEvents Announces Rocky Top Sports World as a 2017 Readers’ Choice Award Winner

SportsEvents Announces Rocky Top Sports World as a 2017 Readers’ Choice Award Winner

GULF SHORES, Ala.—SportsEvents Media Group, the leading industry publication focused exclusively on helping sports event planners produce excellent competitions in the United States, has announced the Rocky Top Sports World as one of its 2017 Readers’ Choice Award winners. Winners will be announced in the January 2017 issue of SportsEvents.  Sports event professionals were asked […]

UT Officials Warn of Counterfeit Football Tickets

UT Officials Warn of Counterfeit Football Tickets

Saturday’s football game between the Vols and the Crimson Tide of the University of Alabama is sold out, which means that fans who purchase tickets from individuals in the area near campus face the risk of counterfeit tickets. The UT Police Department has received reports from both the Florida home game and the Texas A&M […]

New Bag Policy for Athletic Venues Starts this Fall

New Bag Policy for Athletic Venues Starts this Fall

To enhance safety and expedite fan entry to athletic events, UT is implementing new safety policies for fans bringing bags into all athletic venues, including Neyland Stadium, beginning in August. Only one clear plastic bag no larger than 12 inches by 6 inches by 12 inches or a one-gallon clear resealable plastic storage bag per […]

Moore Named Rocky Top Sports World General Manager

Moore Named Rocky Top Sports World General Manager

After a nationwide search, The Sports Facilities Management is pleased to announce the promotion of Lori McMahan Moore as General Manager of Rocky Top Sports World. Moore, a Sevier County native and graduate of the University of Tennessee, previously served as Director of Marketing and Business Development and Interim General Manager at the facility. Cindy […]

Smokies Ballpark Holds an Open House

Smokies Ballpark Holds an Open House

Smokies Stadium kicked off their 2016 baseball season with their annual Fandemonium.  Fans were treated to special previews of all the new changes going on at the stadium for all to enjoy.  Complete with new between inning games, all new snacks, and a new partnership with Knoxville’s Tom and Chi, the 2016 season is all […]

Lady Vols Fall to SC Lady Gamecocks, 62-56

Lady Vols Fall to SC Lady Gamecocks, 62-56

Despite outstanding performances by several of the Lady Vols, the President’s Day matchup between the Tennessee Lady Volunteers and the South Carolina Gamecocks (#2/3) turned out to be a tough battle, and Tennessee’s 10th loss of the season. The night began with Tennessee pulling ahead in the first quarter, going on a 12-8 run against […]