Division II-AAA Preview: Baylor, McCallie look to compete with midstate foes

Published Aug. 9 2017

The coaching staffs at both Baylor and McCallie believe they have closed the gap between themselves and midstate football powerhouse...

Hendersonville boys, Farragut girls win Cunningham Preview

Published Aug. 9 2017

Hendersonville's boys and Farragut's girls were the team champions and had the individual winners in the 12th Matt Cunningham Preview...

Division II Prep Preview: Four Chattanooga teams among Knoxville Webb's new challengers

Published Aug. 8 2017

Five Chattanooga teams that played in Division I last year are now part of an expanded private-school classification.

Region 2-6A Preview: Bradley Central may challenge Maryville

Published Aug. 7 2017

Life goes on, but life as the folks in Maryville have known it has changed.

Region 4-5A Preview: Rhea County biggest threat to favorite Knoxville Catholic

Published Aug. 6 2017

Rhea County has run with the big dogs, well enough to win last year's Region 4-5A football title, but it...

North Georgia Softball Preview: Two top programs in same county under new leadership

Published Aug. 6 2017

It's not often two of Georgia's most successful high school softball programs change coaches in the same year. It's even...

Sequatchie County High School hires new basketball coaches

Published Aug. 6 2017

Sequatchie County High School has hired Willie Young and Kasey Woodlee to head its boys' and girls' basketball programs beginning...

Region 2-4A Preview: Championship up for grabs

Published Aug. 5 2017

It was almost by default that Anderson County finished atop a poll of Tennessee Region 2-4A football coaches.

Region 4-3A Preview: Grundy County more experienced, Sequatchie County less so

Published Aug. 4 2017

About the only things Sequatchie County and Grundy County have in common this high school football season is that they're...

Marion County's Sara Muir ahead of the game [photos]

Published Aug. 4 2017

Instead, Muir had to wait until she was of middle school age before the proposition came her way. That may...

Around the Region: Chattanooga team wins AAU 17-under national title

Published Aug. 4 2017

Chattanooga's Team NLP (Next Level Performance) went undefeated and won the AAU Division I under-17 national basketball championship in late...

Around the Region: Chattanooga team wins AAU 17-under national title

Published Aug. 4 2017

Chattanooga's Team NLP (Next Level Performance) went undefeated and won the AAU Division I under-17 national basketball championship in late...


Region 3-3A Football Preview: Red Bank favored to repeat

Published Aug. 3 2017

The Lions began preparing for 2017 with both success and failure as their motivation.

ASA 14U notebook: UT's Karen Weekly glad for softball's return to the Olympic Games

Published Aug. 3 2017

University of Tennessee softball co-head coach Karen Weekly couldn't remember exactly where she was just about one year ago when...

Tyner picked to win 3-2A, but Marion is still a title threat

Published Aug. 2 2017

Marion County has won 11 straight Region 3-2A games — by an average of 37 points — and two of...

Experienced Whitwell expected to challenge Pirates in 3-1A

Published Aug. 1 2017

In each of the two years since Vic Grider returned to coaching his alma mater, South Pittsburg has crept one...

Officials shortage is a growing prep football problem

Published Jul. 30 2017

On any given Friday night throughout the football season, at numerous locations, there always are three teams taking the field...

Heritage's Cole Wilcox hits the national baseball scene

Published Jul. 29 2017

Many high school students embark on interesting summer work programs. Few, however, can match the one currently in play for...

Southeast Whitfield's Luke Johns commits to Georgia Tech

Published Jul. 29 2017

Southeast Whitfield senior Luke Johns had nationwide options when it came to his college football future, but on Friday he...

Schools, trainers and TSSAA work together to keep players safe

Published Jul. 28 2017

In enforcing the TSSAA heat policy, coaches and athletic trainers must see eye to eye.

E'Jay Ward named Tyner basketball coach

Published Jul. 28 2017

This winter when Tyner's boys' basketball team makes the short trip to Brainerd to renew one of the city's top...


First-year head coaches for prep football must learn quickly

Published Jul. 27 2017

When asked what he learned in his first year as a head football coach, Central's Cortney Braswell replied, "Man, what...

New alignment means long football trips for Grace Academy

Published Jul. 26 2017

Now that the TSSAA has reclassified the sports programs for its member schools starting this school year, Grace Academy's football...