Tag: Tennessee high school baseball

2021 Season Comes to an End

The Fighting Irish lost two to Ensworth to end the 2021 season. Game 1, Thursday night ended in a 6-1 loss. Canyon Geren (2022) took the loss, lasing 5 1/3 innings allowing 6 runs while striking out 4. Kaden Martin (2022), Miller Spence (2023) and Landon Lutterman (2022) […]

Wings Up for Emery Wright

Knoxville Catholic Baseball’s Emery Wright announced his commitment to Tennessee Tech University on Friday, April 23, 2021.  Wright (2021) C/IF made his announcement via social media. A hard working student and athlete, Emery plans to major in Biology-Health Sciences. Congratulations to Emery!

Knox Catholic supports St Jude

St. Jude Night 2021

Thursday, April 22 is designated as “St. Jude Night” at Knoxville Catholic. Join us for the varsity baseball game at 6pm versus Hardin Valley Academy. Each baseball season, Catholic Baseball selects an evening to raise funds in support of St. Jude’s. In the past we have been able […]

Catholic Baseball Week 1

Week One

The Fighting Irish played in “Playing For A Cure” hosted by Sevier County Baseball, March 17-21 . A donation, made in honor of cancer survivor, Stephanie Huskey, was made to Strike Out Cancer. Catholic Baseball is proud to be part of such a great event– for an even […]

We’re Back

The Fighting Irish, like all other high school baseball teams, began the 2020 season with high hopes. Along came COVID-19, and baseball, as well as most everything else, shut down. Well, it’s 2021, and baseball is BACK! Knoxville Catholic returns seven starters and big plans for the season. […]

Preseason Pub from PBR

Prep Baseball Report released their Preseason Power 25 Countdown, with Knoxville Catholic at Lucky #13. Tennessee Scouting Director, Colton Provey, breaks down his Power 25 by “highlighting some of the deepest clubs across the state.” Provey notes The Fighting Irish top returning players who started the 2020 season […]

Emery Wright 2021 baseball

Senior Spotlight: Emery Wright

Emery is the son of Travis & Debbie Wright. He is a four-year member of the Fighting Irish baseball team. Emery’s character and work ethic make him a natural leader in his Senior season. Irish Nation anticipates a big year for Emery! Nickname: “Em”Favorite baseball movie: Trouble with […]