Section: Sports - Preps

Train whistle a prized restored tradition at Marion games

Published Nov. 28 2014

JASPER, Tenn. - Marion County has been to six TSSAA football state-championship games, its last in 1995. But as a...

Tonight's greater Chattanooga area high school playoff matchups

Published Nov. 28 2014

Tennessee playoff semifinals

Williams playing every snap in trenches for Eagles

Published Nov. 27 2014

EVENSVILLE, Tenn. - Jake Williams is in the Rhea County record book.

McCallie Blue Tornado spurt past Walker Valley Mustangs

Published Nov. 27 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. - After his team played Walker Valley in the MurMaid Mattress Cleveland Classic high school basketball tournament Wednesday...

Norwegian kicker key addition for Rhea County

Published Nov. 26 2014

EVENSVILLE, Tenn. -- Aleksander Hatlem filled out a mountain of forms during his foreign-exchange-student process.

Irish's Andrews a little guy making big plays

Published Nov. 26 2014

When he steps off the bus, observers see anything but a master of mayhem.

Breakout game shows value of Calhoun's Lester

Published Nov. 26 2014

CALHOUN Ga. -- Make no mistake, Thomas Lester has one goal in mind in the coming weeks: Lead Calhoun back...

Riley relishing extended return for Warriors

Published Nov. 26 2014

JASPER, Tenn. -- Not long ago, Marion County's Deion Riley was aching to get back on a football field.

Gossett blog: Thankfully, TSSAA format about to change

Published Nov. 24 2014

As we prepare for the TSSAA semifinals on Friday, I couldn't resist taking one last look at Tennessee's soon-to-be-departed football...

Calhoun, Marion, Notre Dame, Rhea host playoffs

Published Nov. 23 2014

(Kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time)

Cleveland, Baylor, Hixson aim to defend state titles

Published Nov. 23 2014

Five teams to watch

Darras leads Notre Dame rout of Chargers

Published Nov. 22 2014

Star: Irish quarterback Alex Darras threw for 285 yards and four touchdowns.

Calhoun wears down Cedar Grove for another trip to Elite Eight

Published Nov. 22 2014

Star: Thomas Lester caught six passes for 163 yards and a TD for Calhoun.

Warriors knock out Trousdale this time

Published Nov. 22 2014

Star: Blake Zeman ran for 143 yards and three touchdowns and scored also on a 66-yard interception return.

Rhea County 13-0 after ousting Oak Ridge

Published Nov. 22 2014

Star: Zach Daoust ran for 129 yards and the clinching 65-yard touchdown for the Eagles.

Big Red hold off Red Raiders in state semifinal

Published Nov. 22 2014

Star: Adrian Harris caught 10 passes for 132 yards and two TDs in a losing cause for Baylor.

Scores and Photos of Friday Night High School Football - Nov. 21

Published Nov. 21 2014

Calhoun 38, Cedar Grove 18

Throwback Ryan Parker key cog for Baylor defense

Published Nov. 21 2014

Ryan Parker is a four-sport athlete and has medaled at Tennessee state wrestling tournaments and track meets.

Tonight's greater Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 21 2014

Tennessee

Daniel Dotson quietly guiding Rhea offense

Published Nov. 21 2014

EVENSVILLE, Tenn. - Junior Daniel Dotson has been doing about as low-profile of a job possible for Rhea County's football...

Christian Heritage Lions been feeling playoff fever for weeks

Published Nov. 20 2014

The Christian Heritage has been in the playoff-mode for several weeks even though the playoffs start on Friday.

Improved run game has Jackets feeling good about postseason

Published Nov. 20 2014

CALHOUN, Ga. - Hal Lamb's football teams have always had one constant - they were more physical than nearly any...

Notre Dame's defense a team effort

Published Nov. 20 2014

When asked to name the best defensive player on their team, Notre Dame's Tyler Enos and Anthony Flemister were at...