Sports - College - Local

Dean, Briner win Lee's Conn awards and more regional sports

Published May. 4 2016

Softball player Lexie Dean and baseball's Kyle Briner are the 2016 winners of Lee University's Charles Paul Conn Athlete of...

Sewanee headed to its first national women's golf tournament and more regional sports news

Published May. 3 2016

Led by Baylor School graduate Emily Javadi from Chattanooga, the Sewanee women's golf team is headed to the NCAA Division...

Softball Mocs blank UAB 3-0 and more regional sports news

Published Apr. 27 2016

Cori Jennings pitched her second shutout in three days as the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga softball team completed 2016...

Dalton State's Poole wins two SSAC track events

Published Apr. 26 2016

Dalton State freshman Emily Poole from Heritage High School won the women's 1500- and 5000-meter runs with meet-record times of...

Bryan's Hundley AAC pitcher of year and more regional sports news

Published Apr. 26 2016

Bryan College senior Sarah Hundley from Chattanooga Christian School is the 2016 Appalachian Athletic Conference softball pitcher of the year,...

Five UTC tennis players voted all-conference and more regional sports news

Published Apr. 20 2016

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior Kayla Jones was named Tuesday to the All-Southern Conference women's tennis first team in...

Hayle, Baysa give Ethiopia its first-ever sweep in Boston Marathon

Published Apr. 19 2016

The Ethiopians ran past the Kenyans on their way to the Boston Marathon finish line Monday and almost swept them...

Lee golf teams leading Gulf South tournaments and more regional sports news

Published Apr. 19 2016

The Lee University golf teams added to their first-round leads in the second rounds Monday of the Gulf South Conference...

UTC's Woods wins SoCon golf medal; team second

Published Apr. 12 2016

Megan Woods of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga won the Southern Conference women's golf tournament medal Monday at Savannah...

Lee track teams second, fourth at Berry meet

Published Apr. 11 2016

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior distance runner Maddison Melchionna was first in the 800-meter run and second in the...

Softball Mocs fall 3-0 at Western Carolina

Published Apr. 10 2016

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga softball team lost 3-0 in its Southern Conference series opener Saturday at Western Carolina....

Lee hires Ryan 'Bubba' Smith, who's replaced by Bradley Pierson at Sewanee

Published Apr. 9 2016

After rebuilding the men's basketball program at NCAA Division III member Sewanee, former Furman University captain Ryan "Bubba" Smith now...

No. 8 TWC baseball team beats No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett and more regional sports news

Published Apr. 6 2016

Tennessee Wesleyan moved up to No. 8 in the NAIA baseball poll Tuesday and then knocked off unanimous No. 1...

UTC women tied for third in Florida and more regional sports news

Published Apr. 5 2016

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's golf team is tied for third place at 581 after Monday's two rounds...

Dalton State athletic director resigns

Published Apr. 2 2016

Dalton State College announced Friday that Derek Waugh is leaving as athletic director to become the president and CEO of...

Lee men's golfers win tournament in playoff and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 30 2016

The Lee University men's golf team won the UNA Spring Classic in a playoff Tuesday at the Robert Trent Jones...

Clayton, 15, wins Super Pro class and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 29 2016

Fifteen-year-old Jake Clayton won the $3,000 top prize in the Super Pro class Saturday at the Brainerd Optimist Drag Strip.

Wesleyan, Bryan rise to 10th, 20th in NAIA baseball poll and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 23 2016

Tennessee Wesleyan College moved up two spots this week to 10th in the NAIA baseball poll, and the Bulldogs' Ryan...

Sequatchie grad Hudson is SEC baseball pitcher of week and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 22 2016

Mississippi State's Dakota Hudson from Sequatchie County High School was the Southeastern Conference baseball pitcher of the week after being...

Lee track teams finish second, sixth in Emory Invitational

Published Mar. 21 2016

The Lee University men's track and field team finished second to Rowan out of 29 entries in the Emory Invitational...

Baylor School standout Reggie Upshaw leads MTSU's stunning win over Michigan State

Published Mar. 19 2016

No. 15 seed Middle Tennessee State sent the biggest shock yet through the NCAA men's basketball tournament Friday, shutting down...

This year's tournament could be Bill Self's best chance for second title

Published Mar. 17 2016

Kansas might never have a better shot at its second national title under coach Bill Self than this year

Lee's Little medalist in Dancing Rabbit; team second and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 16 2016

Lee University's Bernadette Little was the medalist and her team finished second Tuesday in the Dancing Rabbit Intercollegiate golf tournament...