Sports - College - Local

TSWA picks 14 from area as baseball, softball all-state and more letters to the editors

Published Jun. 28 2016

Fourteen area high school players made the 2016 Tennessee Sports Writers Association all-state softball and baseball teams.

Vidrine tied for third in Templeton Classic and more regional sports news

Published Jun. 28 2016

Casey Flenniken of Knoxville and Marshall Talkington of Jackson, Tenn., shared the first-round lead with 5-under-par 65s Monday in the...

Spring City's Strader finishes ninth at bass fishing tournament and more regional sports news

Published Jun. 27 2016

Wesley Strader of Spring City, Tenn., finished ninth in the Walmart FLW Tour bass tournament on Lake Champlain in New...


Georgia Tech's 222-point win remains unmatched a century later [photos]

Published Jun. 26 2016

In the many years that followed his role of captain on Georgia Tech's powerful 1916 football team, Tally Johnston made...

Chattanooga Jets' Wilbanks second in 100 nationals and more regional sports news

Published Jun. 22 2016

The Chattanooga Jets' Kedrick Wilbanks was the 100-meter runner-up with a time of 10.62 seconds in the Emerging Elite boys'...

Around the Region

Published Jun. 15 2016

Michael Barrueta of Signal Mountain is one of 22 players on the initial roster of the under-13 academy team fielded...

Georgia Tech hoping to rebound from abysmal 2015 season

Published Jun. 12 2016

Georgia Tech football coach Paul Johnson was sounding some alarms this time last year, but even he couldn't foresee the...

Former Lee player Silver hooks on with Chicago Cubs organization

Published Jun. 8 2016

Former Lee University shortstop Josh Silver has been picked up the Chicago Cubs organization after starring for the River City...

UTC wrestler Shakur fifth in University Freestyle Nationals and more regional sports news

Published Jun. 7 2016

Kamaal Shakur heads into his sophomore year as a University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestler as the fifth-place finisher in...

Around the Region: Manker Patten hosting TVOC tennis this week

Published Jun. 5 2016

The annual Tennessee Valley Open Championships will run Wednesday through next Sunday at Manker Patten Tennis Club...

Around the Region: Carvalho couple added to Lee volleyball staff

Published Jun. 4 2016

Bryan Carvalho has been hired as the assistant volleyball coach at Lee University after two years as the lead assistant...

Tennessee-Georgia all-star football set for Saturday and more regional sports news

Published Jun. 1 2016

The 13th annual Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Football Classic matching 2016 graduates of southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia high schools is set...

Sewanee's Berndt, Liles lacrosse All-Americans and more regional sports news

Published May. 31 2016

Sewanee lacrosse players Robbie Berndt and Carson Liles were the offensive player and newcomer of the year, respectively, in the...

Dalton State women's golfers sixth in final NAIA poll

Published May. 30 2016

Dalton State College was No. 6 in the final NAIA Women's Golf Coaches Top 25 poll for the 2015-16 season....

Around the Region: Chattooga High School hosting football combine Saturday

Published May. 29 2016

Chattooga High School in Summerville, Ga., is hosting a football combine and showcase Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tennessee Wesleyan begins NAIA World Series play

Published May. 28 2016

Travis Watson may be in his first visit to Lewiston, Idaho, and the Avista-NAIA World Series as a head coach,...

Sewanee's Lindsey Liles ITA senior player of year

Published May. 26 2016

Lindsey Liles is the fourth Sewanee women's tennis player to be honored as Intercollegiate Tennis Association national senior player of...

Dalton State has three women's golf All-Americans and more regional sports news

Published May. 25 2016

Dalton State's Caroline Griffin and Katie Dalton were announced Tuesday as 2016 NAIA first-team women's golf All-Americans, and the Roadrunners'...

Chattanooga tennis team wins state despite hamstring injury and more regional sports news

Published May. 24 2016

A Chattanooga 55-and-over 4.0 men's tennis team overcame an injury to win the state championship this past weekend in Knoxville...

Lee adds three lacrosse recruits from Sevier schools

Published May. 24 2016

Tennessee newcomer Addie Wadley quickly found out that Sevier County is a great go-to-place in the state.

Around the Region: David Zickler leads Signal Mountain Invitational at 137

Published May. 22 2016

David Zickler followed his 66 on Friday with a 71 on Saturday for a two-shot lead over Walt Moffitt in...

UTC golfer Gosselin tied for 20th in NCAA regional and more regional sports news

Published May. 18 2016

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga golfer Wes Gosselin shot his second 73 in a row Tuesday in the second round...

Apyan ties for second in Dominican Republic Open and more regional sports news

Published May. 17 2016

Former Hixson High School golfer Paul Apyan tied for second this past weekend in the Dominican Republic Open on the...