Sports - Preps - School - Marion County

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...

Akia Harris says Hamilton Heights prepared her well

Published Jun. 8 2016

There was an Akia Harris sighting Tuesday.

Marion County finishes program-best third in state softball

Published May. 28 2016

The Chattanooga area had softball teams finish one, two and three in the TSSAA Class A state tournament this week....


Generous Marion Ladies down Midway, 4-1

Published May. 25 2016

On their way to their initial Spring Fling Class A softball game, Marion County's Lady Warriors pulled in at a...

Three strong area teams in Class A softball state tournament

Published May. 24 2016

Class A is making sure the Chattanooga area remains well-represented at the state softball tournament in Murfreesboro.

Eagles, Lady Lions surprise region-final participants

Published May. 18 2016

Rhea County and Red Bank appeared early to be teams going nowhere but quick exits from their respective district baseball...

Willingham ends long-time friend's region championship hopes in epic comeback

Published May. 17 2016

Brandon Willingham's first trip to Marion County ended only after he spent three weeks with then 14-year-old teammate Logan Walters.

Experienced Marion County softball team stays cool in region semifinal win

Published May. 17 2016

There was never any panic, but there was certainly plenty of emotion as Marion County's softball team came to bat...

Baylor's Hughes, Gordon Lee's Spradlin are FCA athletes of year

Published May. 3 2016

Sunday was the Day of Champions for both regional Fellowship of Christian Athletes organizations in the Chattanooga area, and Baylor...

Three Marion County players sign with Cumberland

Published Mar. 9 2016

Three players who helped Marion County's football team reach the Class 2A state championship game each of the past two...

Key scores 46 as Clay County tops Marion County in sectional

Published Mar. 8 2016

Marion County saw firsthand what has made Clay County's Tyreke Key a Mr. Basketball finalist.

Marion County, Van Buren win Region 3-A semifinals

Published Mar. 2 2016

Mark Dragoo called for time during the first half.


Boyd-Buchanan, Van Buren girls advance to 3-A title game

Published Mar. 1 2016

The difference between advancing and elimination for the Boyd-Buchanan girls' basketball team came down to the mindset of five seniors.

Marion County football assistant now head coach

Published Feb. 8 2016

Marion County High School wasted little time and didn't have to look far to find its new head football coach.

Mathis takes over as Marion head football coach

Published Feb. 7 2016

Marion County High School wasted little time, and didn't have to look far to find its new head football coach.

Ten area players named TSWA Class 2A, 1A all-state

Published Dec. 22 2015

Ten area players have been named to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association's 2015 all-state football teams for classes 2A and...

Trezevant beats Marion 40-35 for the 2A state title

Published Dec. 5 2015

Class 2A state championship results as they happen.

Rematches continue for survivors on the road to championship glory

Published Nov. 22 2015

Calhoun, Notre Dame, Marion County and Rhea County are looking at repeats this week as the Georgia and Tennessee high...

Marion tops Tyner 28-14, will take turkey to go

Published Nov. 21 2015

JASPER, Tenn. — Marion County coach Ricky Ross celebrates Thanksgiving with his family over the weekend. He'll be busy on...

Tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 20 2015

All Tennessee kickoffs are at 7 local time; all Georgia kickoffs are at 7:30 EST.

Marion County linemen paving the way for a long run

Published Nov. 20 2015

Eli Morrison remembers the long, hot days and the sweat dripping from his forehead during Marion County football preseason workouts...

Marion County too much for Forrest in 2A playoffs

Published Nov. 14 2015

CHAPEL HILL, Tenn. — In a battle of top-five teams in the Class 2A playoffs, Marion County used a bruising...

Tonight's area prep football matchups

Published Nov. 13 2015

All kickoffs for Tennessee playoffs are at 7 p.m. local time; all Georgia kickoffs are at 7:30 EST.