Sports - Preps - School - Notre Dame

Irish overcome adversity in defeating Tyner

Published Aug. 27 2016

Everything that could possibly go wrong for Notre Dame did Friday night.

Tonight's area high school football previews

Published Aug. 26 2016

Previewing tonight's matchups.

Ange replaces Adcock as Silverdale baseball coach

Published Aug. 23 2016

Former Lee University pitcher Gray Ange has been named baseball coach at Silverdale Baptist Academy.


Sports Editor Stephen Hargis' bold predictions for the new prep football season

Published Aug. 19 2016

As another prep football season gets underway, I'm certainly thankful to have a job I still get excited about after...

Twelve area high school football teams ranked in AP preseason poll

Published Aug. 16 2016

A dozen local prep teams are ranked in the Associated Press' preseason poll.

Dual-threat quarterbacks twice as dangerous to area high school defenses

Published Aug. 15 2016

A returning quarterback makes a high school football coach's life easier.

Ty Boeck's 70-yard score paces Soddy-Daisy win in Best of Preps jamboree [video]

Published Aug. 14 2016

All Ty Boeck wanted was a chance at redemption. After dropping a certain touchdown pass early in the third quarter...

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.

Notre Dame teams, Lady Hurricanes fall in tennis

Published May. 25 2016

Both Notre Dame tennis seasons came to a close Tuesday in the Class A/AA state semifinals at Adams Tennis Center.

Notre Dame soccer team falls 3-2 after trailing 3-0

Published May. 25 2016

It took a while, but Notre Dame eventually matched the intensity level of Christian Academy of Knoxville in the quarterfinals...

Michael Quatrano goals lead Notre Dame soccer to state

Published May. 21 2016

Michael Quatrano had a pair of goals, and the Notre Dame defense shut out Boyd-Buchanan for the Irish's first trip...


Notre Dame advances to region final with 4-0 win

Published May. 18 2016

By the time Alexander Tuttle placed a sparkling exclamation point on Notre Dame's Region 4-A/AA soccer tournament semifinal victory Tuesday...

Patience pays off: Notre Dame's Darras headed to Furman

Published Mar. 25 2016

If Alex Darras wasn't patient previously, the college football recruiting process gave the Notre Dame High School senior numerous learning...

Notre Dame freshman Cameron Wynn receives offer from Vols

Published Mar. 25 2016

Notre Dame's Cameron Wynn, a football player still in his freshman year, has received a scholarship offer from Tennessee.

Red Bank sends 14 to semis, leads Region 2-A/AA

Published Feb. 13 2016

Absolutely no one was scoreboard-watching during the first rounds of the Region 2-A/AA wrestling tournament.

Red Bank a favorite for Region 2-A/AA championship

Published Feb. 11 2016

The signs have been there. Red Bank High School's wrestling program didn't just burst from a phone booth on its...

Semifinal shootouts likely in state duals

Published Feb. 5 2016

By this evening, following a first round of Class AAA meets, the TSSAA wrestling state duals' fat will be dripping...

Notre Dame's Ballard, Enos commit to Tennessee Tech; Murphy headed to Carson-Newman

Published Feb. 2 2016

A line of communication to Notre Dame High School was opened by his predecessor last year, but new Tennessee Tech...

Baylor boys, Meigs girls finish third in Best of Preps

Published Dec. 30 2015

Baylor took control in the fourth quarter and won the third-place boys' game 50-43 over Tyner in the Best of...

Irish, Pioneers combine for seven all-state players

Published Dec. 23 2015

After putting together two of the best seasons for local prep football teams in 2015, Notre Dame and East Ridge...

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...

Irish get even, top East Ridge in quarterfinals

Published Nov. 21 2015

A football season's worth of stress, struggle and success for the East Ridge Pioneers ran into a green brick wall...