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Jummane Johnson helps Hixson shut down East Ridge, 7-0

Published Sep. 24 2016

Soon after Hixson shut out out East Ridge, 7-0, on Friday night at Anthony S. Martino Field, sophomore Jummane Johnson...

Tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 23 2016

Overview of each of tonight's area prep football matchups

Red Bank tops East Ridge, ends skid

Published Sep. 17 2016

Seven days after being throttled by McCallie in a shutout loss, it was the Lions who held East Ridge's offense...

Tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 16 2016

JEFFERSON COUNTY PATRIOTS (2-2, 0-1) at BRADLEY CENTRAL BEARS (4-0, 1-0)

East Ridge Pioneers hold off injury-plagued Purple Pounders, 13-6

Published Sep. 10 2016

The host Pioneers needed a safety and a Traniel Moore touchdown in the fourth quarter to stagger away with a...

Tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 9 2016

BRADLEY CENTRAL BEARS (3-0) at CLEVELAND BLUE RAIDERS (3-0)

Mr. Football makes return to lead East Ridge past Signal Mountain

Published Sep. 3 2016

Nine months and two days after receiving the 2015 TSSAA Mr. Football Award, East Ridge running back Traneil Moore made...

Tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 2 2016

Previewing tonight's prep football matchups.

Prep football notebook: QB injuries force teams to adjust

Published Sep. 2 2016

After losing Landon Allen, its outstanding freshman quarterback, to injury against Tyner last Friday, Notre Dame didn't pull in its...

Prep notebook: Hixson promotes Garrick Hall, Ashley Harper, adds Brent Easton, Caleb Collier

Published Aug. 31 2016

There are two new faces — Brent Easton and Caleb Collier — on the athletic staff at Hixson High School,...

Backups help Pioneers top Brainerd

Published Aug. 27 2016

Stepping into your first game as a high school quarterback is not the easiest job in the world, but East...

Sports Editor Stephen Hargis' bold predictions for the new prep football season

Published Aug. 19 2016

As another prep football season gets underway, I'm certainly thankful to have a job I still get excited about after...

Sweet 16: Area prep football by the numbers

Published Aug. 19 2016

As the 2016 high school football season kicks off, here are 16 numbers to remember.

Ty Boeck's 70-yard score paces Soddy-Daisy win in Best of Preps jamboree [video]

Published Aug. 14 2016

All Ty Boeck wanted was a chance at redemption. After dropping a certain touchdown pass early in the third quarter...

Stephen Hargis and son tour 20-plus area teams on first day of high school football practice

Published Jul. 26 2016

It's one of the longest work days of the year for me — touring 20-plus area football teams on the...

Scrappy Moore Male Athlete of the Year finalists are ultra-accomplished

Published Jun. 8 2016

The finalists for this year's Scrappy Moore Male Athlete of the Year already own plenty of hardware for their high...

Pioneers in first region final after edging Loudon 3-2

Published May. 18 2016

When East Ridge soccer coach Jeremy McIntyre asks his players what wins championships, they don't have to think twice. The...

Loudon ends Hixson's outstanding baseball season, 4-3

Published May. 17 2016

Loudon took advantage of key hits early and two Hixson errors in the fourth inning to win 4-3 in a...

Pioneers edge Howard 2-1 in 6-AA soccer semifinal

Published May. 11 2016

The final whistle meant a collective sigh of relief for East Ridge's soccer team, which secured its place in the...

Pioneers' Schobert to play soccer for Tennessee Wesleyan

Published May. 10 2016

East Ridge High School's Hunter Schobert has signed scholarship papers to continue his soccer career this fall at Tennessee Wesleyan.

East Ridge zeros in, beats Red Bank 2-0

Published Apr. 13 2016

East Ridge's soccer team used an offensive barrage to get by District 6-A/AA foe Red Bank on Tuesday at Camp...

East Ridge hires new head football coach

Published Mar. 18 2016

East Ridge principal Tammy Helton announced the Pioneers new head coach this morning.

Brainerd, Central set up Region 3-AA title showdown

Published Mar. 2 2016

It took a little extra effort late, but the stage is set for the fourth round of this year's Brainerd/Central...