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Teague working to turn Howard around

Published Feb. 2 2016

Within three months of Mark Teague's first head coaching job he had faced enough obstacles to make most people in...

Central's Pounders pounce on Howard, win 70-35

Published Nov. 25 2015

As season openers go, Central's boys' basketball team looks to be already in midseason form.

Signal Mountain scores win in final game of season

Published Oct. 31 2015

The Eagles could get used to the feeling.

Pioneers keep rolling, now 8-0 after beating Howard

Published Oct. 17 2015

It was the quickest and easiest decision of the night for East Ridge coach Tracy Malone.

Mark Teague's Tigers get over 'huge hump'

Published Oct. 2 2015

When they talk about wins at Howard, the conversation almost always turns to basketball.

Notre Dame's Ballard is prep football player of the week

Published Sep. 28 2015

As long as he's been part of Notre Dame High School's football program, Ricky Ballard has always been a leader,...

Practice makes perfect in Irish victory

Published Sep. 19 2015

Propelled by a 22-point first quarter and a great night running the football, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish were able...

Baylor's fast start overwhelms Hustlin' Tigers

Published Sep. 12 2015

The only thing that slowed Baylor on Friday night was the weather.

Local coaches, officials disgusted by Texas referee spearing

Published Sep. 11 2015

By now even the most casual sports fan has seen the video of two Texas high school football players intentionally...

Prep football notebook: Good news for Howard coach

Published Sep. 11 2015

Although the prep football season hasn't gone as hoped to this point for Howard's Mark Teague, things are much brighter...

Stamper leaves his mark on Lions' first win

Published Sep. 5 2015

It took just three plays for Red Bank senior defensive end Tra Stamper to leave an indelible mark on the...

Howard Hustlin' Tigers

Published Aug. 25 2015

Pedal to the metal

A recommendation of where to be on coming Friday nights

Published Aug. 21 2015

The time has finally and officially arrived. No more preseason prognostications, and the Times Free Press's preview section was there...

Prep football jamborees tonight at Finley, Bledsoe County

Published Aug. 14 2015

Notre Dame High School got used to playing football at Finley Stadium a year ago, so the short trip this...

Prep tour: 20 schools visited on first day of TSSAA pads practice

Published Jul. 28 2015

It's one of the longest but most enjoyable work days of the year for me.

First-year Howard team in district soccer final

Published May. 6 2015

A year ago, Howard School did not have a boys' soccer program. Thursday, Howard will play for a district title.

Sophomores provide hope for Howard football

Published May. 1 2015

Howard struggled in the 2014 prep football season, getting no closer in 10 games to a win than a 34-18...

Revived soccer program blossoming at Howard

Published Apr. 22 2015

The plentiful rain has brought about the growth and bright colors that represent spring. At Howard School, a sapling has...

Historic prep game was felt far beyond sports world

Published Feb. 27 2015

On the surface, it was only a game. Like thousands played before and countless more since, it was just a...

Interracial game 50 years ago still 'a big deal'

Published Feb. 27 2015

Down at Bear's Barbershop, just off Alton Park Boulevard, the only thing sharper than the scissors are the opinions when...

Coaches predict tight 2-A/AA title race

Published Feb. 5 2015

The Region 2-A/AA wrestling championship could go to any one of three or four teams.

Panthers run away from Hustlin' Tigers in District 6-AA basketball

Published Jan. 28 2015

Turnovers turned a rivalry into a runaway before halftime Tuesday night. Brainerd forced six turnovers in the first quarter and...

Tyner swarms Howard with 'D,' then 3s

Published Jan. 10 2015

Howard threw the ball to the other team all too often.