Scruffy City Invitational – 2021

Knoxville hosted the Scruffy City Invitational hurling tournament on October 2, 2021, hosting teams from Nashville, Charleston, Naperville, Raleigh, Greenville, and Memphis. Charlotte was slated to attend but was unable to ultimately; we missed having their fierce competition in the mix. Several teams had smaller numbers and combined to play together. Knoxville has experienced aContinue reading “Scruffy City Invitational – 2021”

Announcing the 2021 Scruffy City Cup

We’re super excited to officially announce our 5th Annual Scruffy City Invitational set for October 2nd, 2021! This hurling tournament will be hosted in the beauty of an East Tennessee fall, and we welcome teams from all over to join us for what we expect to be an awesome experience. This year’s tournament will featureContinue reading “Announcing the 2021 Scruffy City Cup”

2021 Training Season Has Begun (Carefully)

We started the 2020 season off great, with record numbers of potential hurlers coming out for our first couple of practices. Then COVID-19 hit and the season came to an abrupt halt. We kept in touch and kept some friendly competition going through the middle part of 2020 with fitness and hurling skills challenges. Later,Continue reading “2021 Training Season Has Begun (Carefully)”

Spring 2019 Hurling is Here

Knoxville GAC members haven’t let a little (well, a lot) of rain keep us from getting the 2019 season off to a good start. With a handful of practices behind us, we’ve had record turnout, added a few new faces, and added a little more rigor to our practices as we teach the fundamentals toContinue reading “Spring 2019 Hurling is Here”

2018 Music City Invitational

A slate of about a dozen Knoxville GAC club members attended the Music City Invitational hosted by the Nashville GAC on March 24 in our first match of the season (a prior Nashville event having rained out), joining teams from St. Louis, Memphis, Indianapolis, Coastal Virginia, and Atlanta. A few players from Milwaukee visited andContinue reading “2018 Music City Invitational”