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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,...

Prep football notes: Rhea County, Notre Dame on long trips

Published Sep. 25 2015

Two of the area's top four offensive units will square off at Boyd-Buchanan tonight when the unbeaten Buccaneers host undefeated...

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...

Football recruiters beginning to discover Notre Dame's Darras

Published Sep. 11 2015

Alex Darras scrambled onto the national scene in his pre-teen years, winning a national punt, pass and kick competition.

Player of the week Stamper leads Lions to first win

Published Sep. 7 2015

Knowing how badly his team needed a win, Tra Stamper took matters into his own hands. Literally.

Irish rally behind Darras, defense to beat Chattanooga Christian

Published Sep. 5 2015

All they can do at Notre Dame is talk about potential and then work to get the obvious talent up...

Rams topple Notre Dame in overtime, 27-21

Published Aug. 29 2015

Extending his left arm as far as he could reach, Chaysen Patrick was able to get his fingertips on the...

Prep football notes: McMinn County's Abernathy trusts his instincts more

Published Aug. 28 2015

Xavier Abernathy spent too much time thinking while he played safety for McMinn County last year.

Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Published Aug. 25 2015

Pedal to the metal

Notre Dame scores final 25 in 40-6 victory

Published Aug. 22 2015

Two things were very apparent at Central High School following Notre Dame's 40-6 victory over the host Purple Pounders in...

Bradley gets revenge against Walker Valley, wins opener for Coach Damon Floyd

Published Aug. 22 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Bradley Central's 2014 loss to Walker Valley hurt a lot of people in the Bradley community.

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.

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...

Mansueto takes Irish wrestling reins from Mullin

Published Aug. 13 2015

Notre Dame has a new wrestling coach, with former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga assistant Rocco Mansueto stepping in to...

Irish, Signal could battle for football region title

Published Aug. 3 2015

Despite the nose-twitching odor of all football locker rooms especially one belonging to a team coming off skin-blistering days...

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.

Jason Hill elevated to Lady Irish head coach

Published May. 27 2015

Notre Dame High School has announced it is promoting Jason Hill from assistant to head coach of the girls' basketball...

Jason Hill to suceed Wes Moore as Notre Dame girls' basketball coach

Published May. 26 2015

Notre Dame High School has announced that Jason Hill will be succeeding Wes Moore as girls' basketball coach.

Lady Irish win second state tennis title

Published May. 21 2015

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- Because she was a freshman on the 2012 Notre Dame team that won the Class A/AA tennis...