Sports - College - Local

Sewanee golf course earns new acclaim and other sports news

Published Aug. 30 2015

The Course at Sewanee made Golf Magazine's top-three list for its inaugural Golfers' Choice Awards, specifically as a hidden gem...

Valparaiso edges UTC 3-2 in volleyball opener and other sports news

Published Aug. 29 2015

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga volleyball team opened its season Friday night with a 3-2 loss to Valparaiso in...

Tennessee Wesleyan soccer teams split 2-1 openers and other sports news

Published Aug. 28 2015

Fourth-ranked Cumberland University edged Tennessee Wesleyan 2-1 in NAIA women's soccer Thursday in Athens in the season opener for both...

Covenant College adding track and field in 2016-17 and other sports news

Published Aug. 27 2015

Covenant College announced Wednesday that it will begin men's and women's track and field in the 2016-17 school year, building...

Christman wins six state skeet categories and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 26 2015

Eli Christman from the Soddy-Daisy High School shooting team competed in the Tennessee Skeet Shooting Association Championship this past weekend...

Tennessee angler wins Forrest Wood Cup, $500,000 and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 25 2015

Brad Knight from Lancing, Tenn., won the FLW's Forrest Wood Cup and $500,000 this past weekend on Lake Ouachita in...

Around the Region: Tough opener for GNTC volleyball

Published Aug. 24 2015

Georgia Northwestern Technical College's volleyball team went winless in its opening weekend at the Brewton-Parker College Invitational in South Georgia,...

Jordan Britt wins Fort Rucker golf tournament and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 23 2015

Jordan Britt from Chattanooga won the inaugural Fort Rucker Open, a National Women's Golf Association tournament in Alabama, in a...

Virgin is newest preseason All-America Moc and other sports news

Published Aug. 22 2015

Junior offensive lineman Corey Levin was a second-team selection and senior quarterback Jacob Huesman and junior defensive back Dee Virgin...

Sewanee hires Yackey as softball coach and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 21 2015

Sewanee athletic director Mark Webb announced Thursday that Merritt Yackey has been hired to take over the NCAA Division III...

Around the Region: UTC volleyball's Wieser earns preseason honor

Published Aug. 20 2015

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Kristy Wieser was included on the eight-player preseason All-Southern Conference volleyball team announced Wednesday....

Sewanee picked for ITA women's indoor nationals again and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 19 2015

The Sewanee women's team has been selected for the second consecutive year to take part in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association...

Ringgold's Harris wins $5,000 top prize at drag strip and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 18 2015

Hugh Harris from Ringgold won the $5,000 Super Pro top prize in the all-Heads-Up pro-start race Saturday night at the...

Mark List remembered at pool party memorial

Published Aug. 17 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Flip-flops, sundresses and board shorts were the proper attire at Sunday's memorial service at the Ringgold City...

Chickamauga's Sims takes silver with U.S. team gold and other sports news

Published Aug. 16 2015

Chickamauga, Ga., teenager Mason Sims was on the United States gold medal team for the third consecutive year at the...

World Cup trophy to be on display in Chattanooga and other sports news

Published Aug. 15 2015

The Women's World Cup championship trophy will be on display at two Chattanooga locations Monday in advance of the visit...

GPS grad Busby to play for Guyana national team and other sports news

Published Aug. 14 2015

University of Evansville senior goalkeeper Simone Busby from Girls Preparatory School in Chattanooga will play for the Guyana women's national...

Webb finishes fourth at Tenn. PGA Professional Championship and other sports news

Published Aug. 13 2015

No one was able to catch wire-to-wire leader Loren Personett as he closed out a four-stroke victory Wednesday at the...

Dalton State picked eighth in SSAC soccer debut

Published Aug. 12 2015

The first-year Dalton State men's soccer team was picked to finish eighth out of nine teams in balloting released Tuesday...

Sydney Gautier among coach Gautier's pickups and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 11 2015

One of the seven University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's cross country and track and field newcomers announced for 2015-16...

Good year, but no title yet for Chattanooga Football Club

Published Aug. 10 2015

With the match over and all the pomp and circumstance surrounding national awards and trophies done Saturday night, members of...

Gilpin continues running win streak, joined by Stewart

Published Aug. 9 2015

Like a popular Krystal deal, John Gilpin has packed a lot of variety into his "5 for 5."

Lee's Sliger first, UTC's Gosselin second in State Amateur and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Aug. 8 2015

Lee University golfer Peyton Sliger from Maryville held off University of Tennessee at Chattanooga captain Wes Gosselin from Knoxville to...