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Tennis Bruisers top Harpeth Hall, return to state semfinals

Published May. 16 2017

The situation wasn't ideal Monday for GPS tennis coach Sue Bartlett.

Prep Notebook: Ooltewah junior Kayla Boseman featured in Sports Illustrated 'Faces in the Crowd'

Published May. 13 2017

Notre Dame High School has named Jonathan Adams its new boys' basketball coach. Adams, who played at Baylor and Old...

GPS, Baylor tied at top of region standings after season series split

Published May. 10 2017

GPS softball coach Susan Crownover said pitcher Shelby Walters was trying to be "a little too fine" in her first...


Kamrie Rich homer propels Baylor past Bruisers, 9-3

Published Apr. 14 2017

As soon as the ping of Kamrie Rich's bat meeting the ball echoed through the air, everyone knew that momentum,...

Baylor earns dominant tennis win against GPS [photos]

Published Apr. 13 2017

The Baylor girls' tennis game Wednesday looked no less than twice as good as that of GPS's Bruisers in a...

Soddy-Daisy edges Girls Preparatory School in seventh, 3-2 [photos]

Published Mar. 18 2017

It was only the second game of the softball season for Soddy-Daisy and Girls Preparatory School, but Friday night's matchup...

Softball Preview: Lady Trojans expect to be title contenders

Published Mar. 12 2017

There must be something magical about a Soddy-Daisy softball uniform, regardless of who is wearing it. Or who is coaching...

Jeff Gaither serving as interim athletic director at GPS

Published Feb. 28 2017

Girls Preparatory School announced Monday that Jeff Gaither, a coach and English teacher at the school for 20 years, will...

UPDATE: GPS athletic director one of eight arrested in Dalton prostitution sting

Published Feb. 23 2017

Girls Preparatory School Athletic Director Stacey Gene Hill was arrested Wednesday night in an undercover prostitution sting in Dalton, Ga.

Defense, rebounding, Mya Long lead Baylor over GPS, 61-34

Published Feb. 17 2017

In a Division II-AA East/Middle basketball rematch between Baylor's Lady Red Raiders and the GPS Bruisers, the narrative remaind unchanged...

No. 1 Eagles blister No. 3 Blue Tornado, 81-46

Published Feb. 8 2017

Brentwood Academy held McCallie to a season-low point total in Tuesday's Division II-AA East/Middle Region basketball game at McCallie. But...

Baylor's ultra-hot start leads to 53-31 win over GPS [photos]

Published Jan. 27 2017

When Baylor starts out shooting the basketball like it did Thursday, no matter the opposing team, that team is in...

Area bowling teams fall in state semifinals

Published Jan. 22 2017

The Girls Preparatory School, Rhea County girls' and Tullahoma boys' bowling seasons all ended Saturday morning in the TSSAA state...

GPS, Rhea girls, Tullahoma boys in state bowling semifinals

Published Jan. 21 2017

The Girls Preparatory School bowling team was down 11-5 and 86 pins after the first two games of its TSSAA...

Chargers beat young Bucs, 59-27, in MLK King of the Court

Published Jan. 17 2017

It may have been the first Waffle House MLK King of the Court, but the one-day high school basketball event...

McMinn County, Rhea fall in boys' bowling sectionals

Published Jan. 17 2017

The Smyrna and Tullahoma high school boys' bowling teams produced a sensational Region 4 final last week, Smyrna edging the...

Baylor wins fifth straight Best of Preps basketball title [photos]

Published Dec. 24 2016

Wes Moore has played and seen enough basketball in his life to know that letting Mya Long get open shots...

Baylor rolls into Best of Preps girls' final again

Published Dec. 23 2016

Baylor scored the first 12 points of its girls' semifinal Thursday in the 12th Times Free Press Best of Preps...

Brooke McCurdy scores 27 in Bruisers' 55-37 win over Red Bank

Published Dec. 23 2016

Junior Brooke McCurdy is no stranger to having big 3-point shooting and scoring games in her GPS career, and Red...

Bruisers run away from Soddy-Daisy

Published Dec. 21 2016

Girls Preparatory School's basketball team got its Christmas break and its time at the Best of Preps tournament off to...

Best of Preps basketball tournament features most talented field to date

Published Dec. 2 2016

For area high school basketball fans, Christmas will come a few days early this year.


GPS goes 2-0 in basketball gathering at Soddy-Daisy

Published Nov. 16 2016

GPS was the only team to come away 2-0 after Tuesday's TSSAA Hall of Champions girls' basketball games at Soddy-Daisy.

McMinn County is one of four area soccer teams at home tonight

Published Oct. 18 2016

The McMinn County girls' soccer team had a rough week earlier this season, playing six games in eight days and...