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Lady Lions adjust, edge Brainerd in 6-AA semifinal [photos]

Published Feb. 18 2018

Red Bank's girls found themselves defending several four-on-three situations in the second half of their District 6-AA high school basketball...

Panthers cap season by beating rival Rams

Published Feb. 10 2018

Brainerd's boys won two championships in their home gymnasium Friday night. One was real. One was concocted.

Four area players named finalists for TSSAA Mr. and Miss Basketball awards

Published Feb. 8 2018

Four seniors from the Chattanooga area have been named finalists for the TSSAA's Mr. and Miss Basketball awards.

Area Prep Notebook: TSSAA denies Brainerd, Austin-East appeals

Published Feb. 8 2018

The TSSAA denied the appeals of Brainerd and Austin-East high schools during a special called meeting Thursday afternoon. The schools...

Area signing day notebook: More than 25 area players headed to college on scholarships

Published Feb. 8 2018

On a recent visit to Johnson City, Jacob Saylors fell in love with the small-town feel surrounding East Tennessee State...

Brainerd star defensive back Joseph Norwood is a blueshirt signee for Vols

Published Feb. 7 2018

Brainerd High School all-state defensive back Joseph Norwood had to wait a bit longer than most other football recruits, but...

Brainerd's Joseph Norwood zooms onto recruiting radar

Published Feb. 6 2018

It was somewhere along a quiet stretch of Interstate 75, on the drive back from Knoxville late Saturday night, that...

UPDATE: Brainerd banned from next two boys' basketball postseasons after brawl

Published Feb. 2 2018

The Times Free Press has confirmed through the Brainerd High School administration and boys' basketball coach Levar Brown that the...

Wiedmer: Brainerd brawl another sad example of adults acting like children

Published Jan. 31 2018

"We had adults acting like children." That was how Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association executive director Bernard Childress described what...

TSSAA suspends boys' basketball seasons at Brainerd High School, Austin-East [documents]

Published Jan. 29 2018

The boys' high school basketball seasons at Brainerd and Austin-East have been suspended by the TSSAA.

Brainerd High School may have video of basketball brawl

Published Jan. 29 2018

When the TSSAA evaluates the situation surrounding the fight that broke out Saturday at Brainerd High School shortly before halftime...

UPDATE: Brawl ends Brainerd's game against Austin-East

Published Jan. 27 2018

The boys' high school basketball game between East Tennessee powers Austin-East and host Brainerd was stopped by officials today with...

Bearettes, McCallie, Van Buren boys No. 1 in state polls

Published Jan. 10 2018

The best chance for a surprise development in an Associated Press high school state poll tends to be when the...

Baylor boys down Brainerd to earn Best of Preps title bid

Published Dec. 30 2017

For nearly 10 minutes of the final boys' semifinal Friday night at the Times Free Press Best of Preps basketball...

Panthers win at Best of Preps tourney, hope for fewer mistakes in semis

Published Dec. 29 2017

The last boys' first-round game Thursday in the Times Free Press Best of Preps basketball tournament at Chattanooga State featured...

Baylor girls, McCallie try to extend Best of Preps tournament streaks

Published Dec. 27 2017

McCallie will be chasing its third consecutive championship and Baylor's girls will be going for their sixth in succession in...

Jessie Walker, Joseph Norwood total 40 points in Brainerd's 55-51 win over Tyner [photos]

Published Dec. 16 2017

Under first-year head coach E'Jay Ward, Tyner may have had some inside knowledge going up against the team he served...

Panthers pick up pace late, win big at Howard [photos, video]

Published Dec. 2 2017

Little by little, Brainerd continued to build a first-half lead in Friday's District 6-AA boys' high school basketball game at...

City high school basketball jamboree a chance to identify 'kinks'

Published Nov. 10 2017

Signal Mountain's girls defeated Silverdale Baptist Academy 19-9 in the third of nine periods with 15-minute running clocks Thursday night...

Here's a preview of tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 10 2017

The Red Devils and Pirates last met seven years ago in a state championship game won by South Pittsburg...

Here's a preview of tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 3 2017

The Wildcats are on a hot streak, having scored 67 and 51 points in their seventh and eighth games before...

Friday night's prep football schedule

Published Nov. 3 2017

All Tennessee kickoffs at 7 p.m. Eastern unless noted. All kickoffs at 7:30 in Georgia.

Tyrus Ward building solid foundation at Brainerd [photos]

Published Oct. 27 2017

The most important aspect of any structure, regardless of its size or age, is its foundation.