Sports - College - Local

Chattanooga Football Club opens May 14 against added Hammers

Published Feb. 10 2016

The Southeast Conference of the National Premier Soccer League announced its schedule Tuesday, with two new teams set to enter...

Bradley youth event features speech from Michael Burt and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 10 2016

Former basketball championship coach Micheal Burt is so well-received as a motivational speaker that he holds the record for most...

Lee soccer team signs 2 from area and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 9 2016

Ooltewah's Nicole Ford and Notre Dame's Emma Higgins are among five signees announced this week by Lee University women's soccer...

Day takes over Bryan women's volleyball program

Published Feb. 8 2016

After three years as an assistant, Jessica Day has been elevated to head coach for the Bryan College women's volleyball...

Sewanee men, women drop home basketball games and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 8 2016

Sewanee was swept at home Sunday in a Southern Athletic Association basketball doubleheader with Birmingham-Southern, with the men's matchup between...

Cleveland State basketball teams win at Chattanooga State

Published Feb. 7 2016

The Cleveland State basketball teams won both TCCAA games Saturday at Chattanooga State, 78-68 in the men's game and 85-82...

Day announced as new Bryan volleyball coach

Published Feb. 7 2016

The Chattanooga State softball team rebounded from a 1-2 opening day with three wins Saturday in Wallace State's tournament at...

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...