Emily Adams, Knoxville News Sentinel

Emily Adams

Knoxville News Sentinel

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Recent:
  • Knoxville News Sentinel
Past:
  • Cape Cod Times
  • USA TODAY
  • stargazette.com
  • The Progress-Index
  • MontgomeryAdvertiser
  • El Paso Times
  • The Ithacan
  • FanSided

Recent articles by Emily:

Class 6A No. 2 Maryville football blows out Class 5A No. 1 West 35-7

Maryville beat West 35-7 behind touchdowns from five different offensive players and a total shutdown of West by the defense. → Read More

Tennessee high school football scores for TSSAA Week 10 in Knoxville area

Here are Tennessee high school football scores from Week 10 of the 2021 TSSAA regular season in the Knoxville area. → Read More

Watch Tommy Winton's game-winning touchdown catch that may be Knoxville's player of year

Tommy Winton led Knoxville Catholic with three touchdowns in a down-to-the-wire TSSAA football win over Walter Nolen and Powell. → Read More

Five hat tricks, five touchdowns: Vote for PrepXtra athletes of the week for Oct. 11-Oct. 17

Vote for the top high school sports performers of the week. Candidates include athletes from football, soccer, volleyball, and cross-country. → Read More

East Tennessee high school football scores from Week 9 of 2021 TSSAA season

Here are Tennessee high school football scores from Week 9 of the 2021 TSSAA regular season in the Knoxville area. → Read More

Vote for PrepXtra's high school athletes of the week for Oct. 4-Oct. 10

Vote for the top high school sports performers of the week. Candidates include athletes from football, soccer, volleyball, golf and cross-country. → Read More

East Tennessee high school football scores from Week 8 of 2021 TSSAA season

Here are Tennessee high school football scores from Week 8 of the 2021 TSSAA regular season in the Knoxville area. → Read More

Eighth grader Blades Brown wins Division II boys title at TSSAA state golf championship

Division II-AA boys was won by eighth grader Blades Brown of Brentwood Academy. Brown shot 11-under par at Sevierville Golf Club. → Read More

Vote for PrepXtra's high school athletes of the week for Sept. 27-Oct. 3

Vote for the top high school sports performers of the week. Candidates include athletes from football, soccer, volleyball and cross-country. → Read More

East Tennessee high school football scores from Week 7 of 2021 TSSAA season

Here are Tennessee high school football scores from Week 7 of the 2021 TSSAA regular season in the Knoxville area. → Read More

Sevier County High School athletic director Bryan Atchley suspended after DUI arrest

Brian Atchley Jr., the athletic director and director of football operations at Sevier County High School, was suspended after a DUI arrest Sunday. → Read More

Alcoa offensive tackle Tyler Jeffries visiting Alabama Crimson Tide this weekend

Alcoa offensive tackle Tyler Jeffries is headed to Tuscaloosa to visit the Alabama football program. → Read More

Covering high schools means covering communities: Meet new PrepXtra writer Emily Adams

COVID-19 made it hard to create personal connections through journalism. I am excited to return to community-centric sports reporting in Knoxville. → Read More

Ducks can swear. One named Ripper was recorded calling someone a 'bloody fool'

An Australian musk duck named Ripper revealed the species' unique ability to mimic human sounds when he learned how to say "you bloody fool." → Read More

Florida doctor to refuse in-person treatment for unvaccinated patients

A primary care doctor in Florida sent a letter to patients informing them that she will not allow anyone unvaccinated to be treated in person. → Read More

Record-tying 9 women, including New York's Kathy Hochul, are now serving as governors

Get to know the nine women who are currently serving as state governors, tying a record set in 2004. → Read More

Ella Bruning makes history in Texas' win vs. Washington in Little League Baseball World Series

Ella Bruning, the only girl in this year's Little League Baseball World Series and just the 20th to play in competition, helped Texas beat Washington. → Read More

Suni Lee plans to bring her Olympic medals to Auburn: 'I don't want anything to happen to them'

After her final event at the Tokyo Olympics, all-around gold medalist Suni Lee told reporters she planned to bring her medals to Auburn with her. → Read More

Former Cowboy Russell Maryland is tackling racism in his children's Texas school district

Since a video of white students saying the n-word went viral in 2018, Russell Maryland has worked to improve diversity and inclusion in his community. → Read More

Serena Williams says she is not on the Olympic list, will not compete in Tokyo

Serena Williams said at a pre-Wimbledon news conference that she will not compete in the Tokyo Olympics. She has not missed the Games since 2004. → Read More