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Rhea County advances on Newport's overtime goal

Published May. 16 2018

Rhea County approached its Region 3-AAA soccer semifinal against Cleveland on Tuesday evening as the biggest game in program...

Lionettes appreciate but not content with No. 1 district seed

Published May. 4 2018

On the brink of the District 6-AA high school softball tournament, Red Bank's Lionettes have a different view on the...

East Hamilton boys win Region 3-AAA title

Published Mar. 2 2018

East Hamilton's boys went through some turmoil this high school basketball season when head coach Rodney English was first suspended...

Lady Hurricanes earn another shot at undefeated Bearettes

Published Feb. 27 2018

Ninth-ranked East Hamilton will get a fourth shot at trying to beat No. 2-ranked Bradley Central. Both girls' basketball teams...

Chattanooga area high school region tournaments set to tip off tonight

Published Feb. 23 2018

If the Cleveland boys learned anything in the last couple of weeks of this high school basketball season, it's how...

Lady Red Raiders survive stiff challenge from Rhea County at Best of Preps tournament

Published Dec. 30 2017

Baylor's girls continued their winning ways in the Times Free Press Best of Preps basketball tournament — but just barely.

Rhea County girls cruise past Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe at Best of Preps basketball tournament

Published Dec. 29 2017

Rhea County's girls wasted no time dictating the tempo they wanted, then used that fast pace to quickly pull away...

Baylor girls, McCallie try to extend Best of Preps tournament streaks

Published Dec. 27 2017

McCallie will be chasing its third consecutive championship and Baylor's girls will be going for their sixth in succession in...

Rhea County holding fundraiser for Eagles baseball player Cameron Travis

Published Nov. 24 2017

Rhea County High School and the Dayton Coffee Shop are holding a fundraiser for Eagles baseball player Cameron Travis on...

Here's a preview of tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 10 2017

The Red Devils and Pirates last met seven years ago in a state championship game won by South Pittsburg...

West defense takes down Rhea's season

Published Nov. 4 2017

It was fitting that the tie-breaking score that lifted Knoxville West past Rhea County came from the Rebels' defense.

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Published Nov. 3 2017

The Wildcats are on a hot streak, having scored 67 and 51 points in their seventh and eighth games before...

Friday night's prep football schedule

Published Nov. 3 2017

All Tennessee kickoffs at 7 p.m. Eastern unless noted. All kickoffs at 7:30 in Georgia.

Tonight's area high school football previews

Published Oct. 27 2017

POLK COUNTY WILDCATS (4-5, 2-1) at MARION COUNTY WARRIORS (4-5, 2-1)

The Tennessee playoff outlook for local teams

Published Oct. 20 2017

For more than a decade, Polk County was a postseason fixture in football.

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Published Oct. 20 2017

There's a trap here, no pun intended, but Irish coach Charles Fant may have sniffed it out.

Rhea County edges Trojans, 38-35, seals playoff host role

Published Oct. 14 2017

Christian Simon was up to his usual tricks and topped the 1,000-yard rushing mark, and A.J. Velasco was high-stepping after...

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Published Oct. 13 2017

he streaky Eagles — this season, they've lost two, won three, lost two and...

Passes set up Rhea County's running game in victory at Marion County

Published Oct. 7 2017

For those who weren't aware, the Rhea County High School football team has a passing game.

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Published Oct. 6 2017

After a narrow loss to perennial power Montgomery Bell Academy early in the season, the young Blue Tornado showed...

This week's high school football schedule

Published Oct. 5 2017

All kickoffs at 7:30 Eastern unless noted.

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Published Sep. 29 2017

Notre Dame and Knoxville Webb last met in 2004, with Webb winning...

Area high school golfers ready for region tournaments

Published Sep. 25 2017

Redemption projects were in the works as some Chattanooga-area golfers prepared to compete in high school region tournaments today and...