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Another Bradley-Cleveland fight expected at Region 4-AAA wrestling tournament

Published Feb. 9 2017

Bradley Central's wrestling team moved a step closer to evening the score with county rival Cleveland last weekend, besting the...

Looking back at the 2013 prep recruiting class from the Chattanooga area

Published Feb. 2 2017

LOOKING BACK: The Times Free Press looks back at the careers of the area's 10 most notable football signees from...

Region 4-AAA duals at Rhea County tonight

Published Jan. 26 2017

Hixson, Baylor and McCallie have secured spots in next week's state duals in Franklin.

Area bowling teams fall in state semifinals

Published Jan. 22 2017

The Girls Preparatory School, Rhea County girls' and Tullahoma boys' bowling seasons all ended Saturday morning in the TSSAA state...

GPS, Rhea girls, Tullahoma boys in state bowling semifinals

Published Jan. 21 2017

The Girls Preparatory School bowling team was down 11-5 and 86 pins after the first two games of its TSSAA...

McMinn County, Rhea fall in boys' bowling sectionals

Published Jan. 17 2017

The Smyrna and Tullahoma high school boys' bowling teams produced a sensational Region 4 final last week, Smyrna edging the...

McMinn County boys, Rhea girls region bowling champs

Published Jan. 10 2017

The Region 3 bowling finals Monday turned out to be a rematch of the District 5 finals in the same...

Five area players chosen for TSWA 6A, 5A all-state football teams

Published Dec. 27 2016

The Tennessee Sports Writers Association has released its 2016 all-state football teams for Class 6A and Class 5A, and the...

Prep Notebook: Hanna Land to Cleveland State

Published Dec. 2 2016

Defending state champ Bradley Central heads a 14-team field lined up for the Ooltewah Invitational wrestling tournament Saturday.

Farragut edges Rhea County in Class 5A playoff thriller, 33-30

Published Nov. 12 2016

The touchdown by Cooper Hardin stretched the Admirals' lead to 11 before the host Eagles knocked it down to a...

Stephen Hargis breaks down tonight's YUGE prep playoff matchups as Donald Trump

Published Nov. 11 2016

Here's a little-known fact — Donald Trump once attended a prep football game in our area. The President-elect and his...

Tennessee prep football playoff previews: Week 1

Published Nov. 4 2016

(All kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time)

Unbeaten Sequatchie County heads Chattanooga area's 23-team TSSAA playoff contingent

Published Oct. 30 2016

For the first time in 20 years, Sequatchie County has a 10-win football season, and the Indians have done it...

Dominant Rhea County captures Region 4-5A football championship

Published Oct. 29 2016

Rhea County's football team will host a first-round playoff game again, this time as the Region 4-5A champion.

Preview of tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Oct. 28 2016

Previews of all of tonight's local prep football games

Area Prep Playoff Picture: Complex three-way tie possible in Region 6-AAAA

Published Oct. 28 2016

The playoff picture in northwest Georgia became a bit clearer in three of its regions following last Friday, but one...

Rhea County edges Walker Valley 35-34 in 4-5A showdown [photos]

Published Oct. 22 2016

Vintage ground-and-pound proved too much, by a single point, over the modern spread passing attack in a crucial Region 4-5A...

Tennessee prep football playoff picture [photos]

Published Oct. 21 2016

Region 4-5A could be a tangled web by the end of tonight's games.

Previews of tonight's area prep football games

Published Oct. 21 2016

A preview for each of tonight's local prep football matchups.

Rhea County gets physical in comeback over Soddy-Daisy

Published Oct. 15 2016

Rhea County's football team was not quite itself at the halftime buzzer of Friday night's Region 4-5A game — staring...

Preview of tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Oct. 14 2016

Previewing each of tonight's prep football games

Rhea County earns key victory against Cleveland in playoff hunt

Published Oct. 8 2016

Rhea County might not have won Friday's Region 4-5A high school football game at Cleveland if the outcome was based...

Preview of each of tonight's prep football matchups

Published Oct. 7 2016

DOBYNS-BENNETT INDIANS (3-3, 1-2) at BRADLEY CENTRAL BEARS (6-0, 3-0)