Sports - College - Local

Chattanooga State softball team loses two of three

Published Feb. 6 2016

Beginning its 2016 softball season after third-place national finishes in 2014 and 2015, eighth-ranked Chattanooga State lost two of three...

Cleveland State diamond teams begin their seasons and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 5 2016

A generally inexperienced Cleveland State baseball team begins its season at 2 p.m. today at home against Roane State and...

Three UTC wrestlers ranked in top 20 nationally and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 3 2016

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has three wrestlers listed among Amateur Wrestling News' weight-class top 20s.

Chattanooga State baseball team loaded with freshmen

Published Feb. 2 2016

Patience and persistence may be the watchwords for the Chattanooga State baseball Tigers this season.

Wesleyan men improve to 20-1 for season and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 2 2016

The Tennessee Wesleyan College men's basketball team improved to 20-1 for the season with a 96-88 nonconference home win Monday...

Pitcher from Indiana is ninth recruit for Chattanooga State Lady Tigers

Published Jan. 30 2016

OK, even if not a single player returns from this year's Chattanooga State softball team, the Lady Tigers now have...

Lee University adding women's lacrosse

Published Jan. 29 2016

Lee University announced Thursday that it will be adding women's lacrosse as an intercollegiate sport starting competition in the spring...

Baylor golfer Teiniketo signs with Dalton State and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 27 2016

Baylor School senior Tia Teiniketo has signed to attend and play golf for Dalton State College in 2016-17. "I'm so...

Former UTC golfers earn Ladies European card and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 26 2016

Former UTC golfers Christine Wolf (2008-11) and Agathe Sauzon (2013-15) have earned full status on the Ladies European Tour for...

Area college basketball summaries

Published Jan. 22 2016

Basketball

TBCA picks Bryan's Hasty as state's NAIA coach of year and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 20 2016

Bryan College's Taylor Hasty has been chosen the NAIA college coach of the year by the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association....

Lee University gets top NCAA award for volleyball event and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 19 2016

Lee University won the Division II Award of Excellence out of 25 finalists representing every DII conference in the NCAA,...

Former Vandy pitcher joins Lee University coaching staff

Published Jan. 16 2016

Former Vanderbilt pitcher Richie Goodenow is the new pitching coach for the Lee University baseball team, Lee head coach Mark...

Fulmer, Epstein speaking at Normal Park fundraiser and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 13 2016

Former Tennessee Volunteers football coach Phillip Fulmer and best-selling author David Epstein will speak at Normal Park school's gym-raising fundraiser...

UTC finishes eighth in FCS coaches' poll and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 12 2016

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga was eighth in the final Football Championship Subdivision coaches' poll for the 2015 season...

Around the Region: Christine Engbers, Kristy Newman new Covenant assistants

Published Jan. 8 2016

Two former area high school standouts have been hired as full-time assistant coaches at Covenant College: Christine Engbers from Dade...

Wesleyan men beat fourth-ranked Union and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 6 2016

The Tennessee Wesleyan men's basketball team won 98-84 Tuesday at nationally fourth-ranked Union College in Barbourville, Ky., and vaulted the...

UTC announces five running recruits

Published Jan. 5 2016

When University of Tennessee at Chattanooga cross country and track coach Bill Gautier says he has just signed the "best...

Chattanooga girl first in nationals and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 4 2016

Cadashia Collins gave the Tennessee Titans something positive to take away from Sunday's loss at Indianapolis besides the fact they'll...

Lady Flames now 6-1 in Gulf South Conference and more regional sports news

Published Jan. 3 2016

The Lee University basketball teams almost pulled off a Gulf South Conference road sweep Saturday in Carrollton, Ga. After the...

Williams stars in Sewanee victory and more regional sports news

Published Dec. 31 2015

Chattanooga native Jorden Williams hit a jump shot with three seconds remaining in overtime to lead Sewanee's men's basketball team...

Robinson leads Wesleyan to double-overtime win and more regional sports news

Published Dec. 30 2015

Leland Robinson had 37 points and 14 rebounds as Tennessee Wesleyan resumed its men's basketball schedule Tuesday with an 86-83...

Lee's VFAC a finalist for Excellence award

Published Dec. 29 2015

Lee University is one of the 22 NCAA Division II schools and three conferences that have been named finalists for...