All but one coverage area team was in action on this first Tuesday night of the 2019-2020 high school basketball season.
The Williamsburg boys had no trouble against visiting Cumberland Homeschool, winning 86-33 to start the year out at 1-0.
A few miles down the road, the Lynn Camp Wildcats were also victorious in their season opener, winning 77-75 at Jellico, TN.
Back in Williamsburg, the Whitley County Colonels started their season off right, defeating visiting Model, 97-88.
Meanwhile, the Corbin Redhounds faced a tough test in their opener, going on the road and falling to Clay County, 91-74.
In girls basketball action, the Williamsburg Lady Jackets handled visiting Lynn Camp with ease Tuesday, winning 76-23. With the loss, the Lady Cats fall to 0-2 after a 57-52 loss at Middlesboro on Monday.
And finally, the Corbin Lady Hounds are 2-0 after traveling to Harlan Tuesday and coming away with a 69-53 win over the Lady Green Dragons. For details of the Corbin girls’ season opening victory against visiting Pineville on Monday, be sure to pick up the December 4 print edition of the News Journal!