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High school baseball pitch-count rules bring shifts, playoff change conversation

Published Apr. 7 2017

Slightly more than a week ago, a high school baseball decision was set aside, Walker Valley's win over Bradley Central...

Bears overcome strikeout woes, topple Owls 3-2

Published Mar. 29 2017

Despite being just three weeks into the season and a seemingly never-ending battle with inclement weather, District 5-AAA has no...

Poor shooting ends Bradley Central's season in state sectional

Published Mar. 5 2017

No. 2-ranked Bradley Central picked a bad time to have its worst shooting night of the high school basketball season...


Unbeaten Bradley Central Bearettes survive Lady Jets' challenge, 59-47

Published Mar. 3 2017

For one of the very few times this season, the Bradley Central girls' basketball team had to reach down deep.

Unbeaten Bearettes roll into region championship game

Published Feb. 28 2017

There were numerous reasons Monday night to celebrate at Jim Smiddy Arena, the biggest of which was host Bradley Central's...

Cleveland blitzes Hurricanes by 30 in 5-AAA final

Published Feb. 22 2017

Aside from the opening tip, Cleveland controlled just about every aspect of the District 5-AAA boys' basketball final Tuesday night...

Bearettes top East Hamilton 81-40 in 5-AAA final

Published Feb. 21 2017

Bradley Central coach Jason Reuter set six goals for his girls' high school basketball team before the start of the...

Bradley Central takes state wrestling title; Cleveland, McCallie, Hixson runners-up

Published Feb. 19 2017

If they wind up the sirens and gear up the escort for yet another victory parade in Cleveland today, they'll...

Justin Dozier leads Hurricanes into 5-AAA final against Cleveland

Published Feb. 19 2017

East Hamilton basketbal coach Rodney English gave his guard Justin Dozier one goal for Saturday when the Hurricanes squared off...

Bradley Central puts five in state finals, poised for title repeat

Published Feb. 18 2017

Displaying relentless resolve, defending champion Bradley Central scored 50-plus points in the championship semifinals Friday night, gaining five finalists and...

Bradley Central takes control in fourth quarter, ousts Owls 43-33

Published Feb. 17 2017

Sixth-seeded Ooltewah played like a team that didn't want its season to end Thursday at Soddy-Daisy. But third-seeded Bradley Central...

Same story, different year: Bradley Central favored to win wrestling state title

Published Feb. 16 2017

It is a recurring storyline. Bradley Central enters the Tennessee Class AAA wrestling championships as the favorite.


Bradley, Cleveland starting to pull away in AAA wrestling

Published Feb. 16 2017

The Tennessee Class AAA state wrestling team race was tight from one perspective on opening night Thursday, but it was...

Bradley wrestling nerd Ryan McElhaney profits from sacrifice, work ethic

Published Feb. 16 2017

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — There is a sole purpose when Ryan McElhaney hops on a bike — stationary or otherwise.

Chattanooga area basketball teams ready for district tournaments

Published Feb. 13 2017

If the regular season was any indication, the two Class AA basketball districts in which all the teams are from...

Bradley Central overcomes setback, holds on for 4-AAA wrestling title

Published Feb. 12 2017

The Region 4-AAA traditional wrestling championship was still up for grabs with two championship finals remaining.

TSSAA announces Mr., Miss Basketball finalists, 3 area players selected

Published Feb. 10 2017

Leadership qualities and versatility are two common traits linking Bradley Central's Rhyne Howard, McMinn Central's Jacobi Lynn and McCallie's Jr....

Knox Fuller, Ethan Dendy unbeaten entering wrestling traditional postseason

Published Feb. 10 2017

As Tennessee's high school traditional wrestling postseason begins, there are only two undefeated wrestlers from the Chattanooga area.

Another Bradley-Cleveland fight expected at Region 4-AAA wrestling tournament

Published Feb. 9 2017

Bradley Central's wrestling team moved a step closer to evening the score with county rival Cleveland last weekend, besting the...

Rhyne Howard gets by cousin's Lady Hurricanes, leads Bradley Central to another district title

Published Feb. 6 2017

It was a family showdown for the District 5-AAA title Monday night at East Hamilton.

Bradley Central gives rival Cleveland first loss, wins AAA state duals title

Published Feb. 5 2017

That the state championship was going to stay in Cleveland was all but a foregone conclusion. The question was whether...

McCallie in state duals final; Cleveland, Bradley close to another rematch

Published Feb. 4 2017

For the first time since 2006, McCallie has reached the Tennessee state duals championship round.

Tennessee's A/AA wrestling duals very balanced

Published Feb. 3 2017

Domination by the Chattanooga area in Tennessee's wrestling duals championships, especially in the A/AA classification, has dwindled, and for teams...