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Lady Flames edge West Florida 63-62 in GSC tournament

Published Mar. 2 2016

The fifth-seeded Lee University women's basketball team edged fourth seed West Florida 63-62 on Tuesday in Pensacola and will play...

Ethridge wins twice at meet and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 2 2016

McKenzie Ethridge from the Chattanooga Jets club won the girls' 60- and 200-meter dashes last Saturday in the state high...

Lady Cougars hope to return to region tourney final again

Published Mar. 1 2016

For the second consecutive year the Cleveland State women's basketball team goes into the TCCAA/NJCAA Region VII tournament as the...

National honor for Lions' Cole and more regional sports news

Published Mar. 1 2016

Bryan College senior Brandon Cole from Crossville and Stone Memorial High School was announced Monday as the CoSIDA 2015-16 Academic...

Softball Mocs close Frost Classic with 8-2 win

Published Feb. 28 2016

A frustrating Friday turned into a satisfactory Saturday and a sunny Sunday for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga softball...

Tommy Brown out as Lee men's basketball coach

Published Feb. 28 2016

The Tommy Brown coaching era at Lee University has ended.

Chattanooga State sweeps Cougars in baseball

Published Feb. 28 2016

Hugo Casilla made sure his Chattanooga State baseball team didn't need drama similar to the first game Saturday to complete...

Around the region: Covenant College playing for USA South championship

Published Feb. 27 2016

Covenant College is playing today at 2 p.m. for the USA South men's basketball tournament championship and a berth in...

UTC golf teams finish 1st, 2nd in Mobile tournaments and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 24 2016

The UTC women's golf team won its tournament Monday and Tuesday at Mobile, Ala., while the UTC men finished second...

Wesleyan wins playoff for national berth, AAC top seed and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 23 2016

Leland Robinson had 24 points, 11 rebounds and four steals as Tennessee Wesleyan College defeated Union College 90-83 Monday night...

Michael Jordan among 11 Cleveland State hall of fame inductees

Published Feb. 21 2016

Michael Jordan is now in Cleveland State's sports hall of fame.

Softball Mocs stay undefeated after two extra-inning wins against two Dayton, Ohio schools

Published Feb. 20 2016

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga softball team began its first home tournament the same way it began its first...


Dalton State men move up to No. 2 in NAIA tennis poll and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 17 2016

The Dalton State men's tennis team moved up to No. 2 in the NAIA Top 25 poll this week.

Baylor swimmer Freeman qualifies again for Olympic trials and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 16 2016

Baylor School and Baylor Swim Club athlete Trey Freeman went from winning two individual events and anchoring a first-place relay...

Chattanooga State basketball teams sweep Roane State

Published Feb. 14 2016

Chattanooga State two-team basketball coach Jay Price got to enjoy a TCCAA doubleheader sweep Saturday, as his male Tigers beat...

Melchionna sets UTC women's record for 800 meters and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 13 2016

Sophomore Maddison Melchionna broke the UTC women's 800-meter record Friday at the Samford Invitational indoor track and field meet in...

Hamilton Heights duo at NBA All-Star events and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 12 2016

Two Hamilton Heights Christian Academy basketball players are taking part in events this weekend in conjunction with the NBA All-Star...

Cleveland State hall adding 11 and more regional sports news

Published Feb. 11 2016

This year's Cleveland State Cougar Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony is set for 10:30 a.m. Feb. 20 at the...

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...