Category Archives: Lee


Gate City aims to keep Lee High winless

  Lee High beating Gate City on the football field is something that hasjust not came easy. The Generals have defeated the Blue Devils just one time in the last 15 years. That victory came in 2017 at Legion Field in Gate City, a 35-0 tail whipping of the Blue Devils. Lee High (0-6, 0-2) is still looking for their first win of the season, while Gate City (2-5, 0-3) is battling for playoff seeding and looking for their first Mountain 7 victory of the year.… Read the rest

Generals surrender to Wolfpack on the Ridge

It was a happy Homecoming 2019 on the Ridge Friday night for the homestanding Ridgeview Wolfpack.  Ridgeview dominated on both sides of the game Friday night with a 55-6 drubbing of the Lee High Generals. Trenton Adkins came into the contest as the player to watch and early on it appeared that Adkins would continue his dominance against hapless defenses.  Adkins first carry went for 80 yards and a touchdown at the 7:39 mark of the first quarter. … Read the rest

Wolfpack look to protect the Ridge against Generals

Ridgeview Wolfpack (4-0, 2-0 M7) VS.   Lee High Generals (0-3, 0-1 M7) When:  Friday, September 27 at 7:00 p.m. Where:  The Ridge, Rose Ridge, Va. Series all time:  Series is even 2-2 (Last meeting Ridgeview defeated Lee High 49-7 on September 21, 2018 in Ben Hur, Va.) To say that the debut season for first year Lee High head coach Alec Haston and his Generals squad has been a struggle would be an understatement.… Read the rest

2018 All-CoalfieldSports Team Announced

The inaugural football coverage season has come to a close. With the end of the season comes postseason awards— will recognize the achievements of athletes across the region. During the last month, our staff compiled a list of deserving nominees for a first and second team All CoalfieldSports squad, in addition to an honorable mention. After a list of nominees was finalized, the staff voted on who made each team.… Read the rest

Falcons claim Mountain 7 title with win over Lee

It was another rain soaked field for the second week in a row.  It was senior night and these seniors wouldn’t have it any other way.  The Lee High Generals were in town for a showdown with the Falcons who were riding high after knocking off district foes Ridgeview and Union in back-to-back weeks. After all the pleasantries and circumstance, the Falcons took the field and picked up right where they left off the week before–playing hard nosed defense and denying their opponents offensive production. … Read the rest

Falcons set to take on the Generals

Last Week: Abingdon def. Union, 35-17 John Battle def. Lee High, 20-14   Last Meeting: Abingdon def. Lee High, 42-0 The Abingdon Falcons are back on the friendly confines of Falcon Field for a home game with the Lee High Generals.  Falcon head coach Garrett Amburgey and the Falcons are riding a four game win streak that includes wins over Ridgeview and Union.  Coach Amburgey looks for his Falcons to continue their dominance on both sides of the ball as they end their regular season.  … Read the rest

Trojans set to welcome Generals to Battle Hill

Lee Generals (2-6) at John Battle Trojans (4-4)   Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018. Where: Battle Hill – Bristol, VA  Time: 7:00 p.m. Last meeting: 10/27/2017 John S. Battle 40 – Lee 28 All-time record: Lee leads 13-3 Players to watch: Lee– QB Dwayne Garrett, RB Blake Lewis, WR Devin Goins John Battle – QB Walker Osborne, RB Juddy Shaffer, RB Dylan Cunningham Since 1989, these two have met 17 times. John Battle won last season’s matchup 40-28.… Read the rest

Jenkins helps Bears blow by Lee High

It was a sluggish start for the Union Bears in their first home game after a three game road trip. The visiting Lee High Generals dominated the time of possession and had double the offensive snaps in the opening stanza. But senior running back Avery Jenkins changed all of that in an instant. The track star scored three second quarter touchdowns that gave the Bears a big lead going into the break and allowed Union to cruise to a 42-7 conference victory.… Read the rest

Wolfpack maul Generals, 49-7

Heading into Friday night’s Mountain 7 District clash with the Lee High Generals, most folks wondered if the Wolfpack would have a letdown after  defeating the Union Bears the week before. 48 minutes later, the Wolfpack delivered an emphatic answer with a 49-7 thrashing of the Generals in Ben Hur. The Generals received the opening kickoff and were forced to go three and out and punt the ball away.  The Wolfpack didn’t take long to get the scoring started on the evening. … Read the rest

Wolfpack travel to Ben Hur for meeting with Generals

Ridgeview Wolfpack (4-0, 2-0 M7) AT Lee High Generals(2-2, 0-0 M7) When:  Friday, September 21 at 7:00 p.m. Where:  Five Star Stadium, Ben Hur, Va. Series all time:  Lee High leads 2-1 (Last meeting Ridgeview defeated Lee High 30-27 on September 22, 2017 in Rose Ridge, Va.) Coming off the biggest win in school history, the Ridgeview Wolfpack must now regain focus and move forward building on to the success of what has been achieved thus far. … Read the rest