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Central linebacker Vincent McColley matures into leader

Published Aug. 25 2017

For all practical purposes, the football game was over.

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

Published Aug. 25 2017

Here are tonight's area prep football previews.

Purple Pounders outlast Mustangs, 48-36 [photos]

Published Aug. 18 2017

Teachers, please excuse any Central High School football players who have a harder time than usual focusing in class today.

Preps Football Preview: Central Purple Pounders

Published Aug. 18 2017

Central Purple Pounders

Final scores from Thursday's high school football games

Published Aug. 17 2017

Chattanooga area high school football game results as they happen.

New prep football season kicks off tonight at Finley Stadium

Published Aug. 17 2017

It starts tonight. No more passing leagues or scrimmages. The sweat of August begins its evolution into the sweet of...

Howard, Baylor, Soddy-Daisy each 2-0 in Best of Preps jamboree [photos]

Published Aug. 13 2017

If there are any swelled heads among Howard's football Hustlin' Tigers, there better be some ice to bring the swelling...

Prep football jamborees start tonight

Published Aug. 11 2017

Friday nights in the Chattanooga area now officially belong to high school football once again. Three jamborees will be played...

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.

Annual prep football practice tour includes 21 teams [photos]

Published Jul. 25 2017

As tough as it is to believe, we have less than a month before another high school football season kicks...

Sequatchie Valley jamboree schedule announced

Published Jul. 18 2017

The annual Sequatchie Valley football jamboree, one of the oldest in Tennessee, has been set for Friday, Aug. 11, at...

Best of Preps jamboree schedule set

Published Jul. 16 2017

With only about a month remaining before the 2017 high school football season kicks off, the schedule has been set...


Reviewing Chattanooga area spring football

Published Jun. 4 2017

A look at area Tennessee football spring drills.

Lady Pounders win in 13 innings, then fall in four to Christian Academy of Knoxville

Published May. 26 2017

Central's Lady Purple Pounders could've used about a day and a half off to replenish energy after outlasting Greenbrier 2-1...

Lady Pounders stay alive with 1-0 win

Published May. 25 2017

More times than not this high school softball season, when Central has scored it has won. Although that didn't happen...

Late rallies hurt Central in opening-round defeat

Published May. 24 2017

There have been times this high school softball season in which Central scored a run and pitcher Brooke Parrott made...

Brooke Parrott central figure in Lady Purple Pounders' state quest

Published May. 23 2017

It's a good thing for the Central High School softball program that Brooke Parrott is — or at least was...

Brooke Parrott's arm, Tatum Morgan's bat have Pounders state-bound

Published May. 19 2017

Senior Brooke Parrott has been a key contributor for Central softball, particularly throughout the TSSAA playoffs, and that was the...

Parrott, Central win fourth region softball title in a row

Published May. 18 2017

When Central's Lady Purple Pounders scored a run in their first at-bat in Wednesday night's Region 3-AA softball championship game,...

Walker Waters pitches Pounders into Region 3-AA final

Published May. 16 2017

Glen Carter was finally able to wash away all those previous trips to Sequoyah.

Lady Pounders edge McMinn Central, 2-0

Published May. 16 2017

What trouble Central pitcher Brooke Parrott found herself in Monday, she managed to get herself out of.


Ten Chattanooga area prep teams in baseball region semis today

Published May. 15 2017

More than any time of the year, the postseason is about contributions, and likely from every player who slips on...

Brooke Parrott paces Central Lady Pounders to 6-AA softball title

Published May. 11 2017

Aside from a couple of high-fives exchanged among teammates as they walked off the field, it was nearly impossible to...