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Bearettes beat Cookeville, face Lady Jets for 3-AAA title

Published Mar. 1 2016

The Bradley Central Bearettes started slowly but had no trouble overcoming Cookeville in the second half for a 48-30 semifinal...

Baylor's Kaleigh Clemons surprised by Miss Basketball announcement

Published Feb. 13 2016

More than five hours after the official announcement Friday, Baylor's Kaleigh Clemons still had no idea she was a finalist...

Jacobi Lynn leads Chargerettes past Meigs County

Published Jan. 27 2016

At this point in her career, very few things can rattle Jacobi Lynn. McMinn Central's junior guard has played at...

Bethany Burns third, Reese Scobey ties for fifth in Tennessee state prep golf

Published Oct. 15 2015

The mountains of deficit were too big to traverse Wednesday.

Irish fifth, Signal Mountain girls third in state golf tournament

Published Oct. 14 2015

Notre Dame is going to need luck of the Irish to claim the 2015 Class A/AA boys' golf state championship.

Signal Mountain girls look to change golf sign

Published Oct. 13 2015

The road sign near the top of Signal Mountain seems to change every year.

Spread offense leads colleges to recruit speed, mobility

Published Oct. 9 2015

Will Healy watches video of hundreds of football players each year.

Alcoa dominant in beating McMinn Central 38-7

Published Oct. 3 2015

ALCOA, Tenn. -- Other than a few penalties and a self-inflicted miscue on a punt return in the third quarter,...

Chargers, Lady Bucs prevail in sloppy conditions

Published Oct. 2 2015

Tate Truong wanted to putt his ball from the fringe behind the 16th green at the Bear Trace at Harrison...

Area teams advance in prep golf playoffs

Published Sep. 29 2015

Carly Swabe is well on her way to accomplishing her senior-season goal -- getting to the golf state tournament.

This Guy's pretty good: McMinn Central QB accounts for 7 TDs

Published Sep. 21 2015

There was little room for regret from McMinn Central's 66-35 victory Friday. If there was disappointment, it would be only...

McMinn Central Chargers

Published Aug. 25 2015

Pedal to the metal:

Cherokees reclaim McMinn territory, 34-20

Published Aug. 22 2015

ATHENS, Tenn. -- McMinn County High School has been waiting a year for this kind of revenge.

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 Notebook: Grider, Campbell, Ellis among coaches resuming or assuming head coaching positions

Published Aug. 21 2015

Ten coaches begin or resume their high school football head coaching careers tonight or next week in new surroundings.

Prep football by the numbers

Published Aug. 21 2015

As the 2015 high school football season kicks off, here are 15 numbers to remember:

Looking back: Highs and lows of 2014 high school football

Published Aug. 21 2015

There were those in North Georgia who had their doubts about Calhoun High School's football program. Hal Lamb's youngsters had...

Thirteen area teams ranked in Tennessee preseason prep poll

Published Aug. 18 2015

Rhea County is the highest ranked Chattanooga-area team in Tennessee's preseason high school football poll.

Competition level rises for Bradley, McMinn Central

Published Aug. 1 2015

The TSSAA's latest region football alignments moved McMinn Central and Bradley Central into new territory.

Jacobi Lynn leads Chargerettes into Class AA state final

Published Mar. 8 2015

MURFREESBORO, Tennn. -- Jacobi Lynn scored six of her 18 points late in the fourth quarter to propel McMinn Central...

Baseball Pioneers beginning almost from scratch

Published Mar. 8 2015

There are a handful of new baseball coaches in the Chattanooga area, but none has stepped into a bigger task...

Chargerettes reach state semifinals

Published Mar. 7 2015

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- The Craigmont High School girls' basketball team did so many things right Friday at the Murphy Center.

Girls' state tournament delayed a day

Published Mar. 6 2015

Inclement weather, which was the reason for several region basketball tournaments in the area to be pushed back last week,...