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Cleveland caps comeback with nine seconds to play against Rhea County [photos]

Published Aug. 19 2017

Cleveland combined its speed with cohesion and just enough precision to battle back from a two-touchdown deficit for a 21-14...

This week's area prep football previews

Published Aug. 18 2017

Here are this week's area prep football previews.

Prep Football Preview: Area junior class prospects

Published Aug. 18 2017

2017 area preps junior class prospects.

Prep Football Preview: Area returning stats leaders

Published Aug. 18 2017

2017 area returning stat leaders.

Preps Football Preview: Rhea County Eagles

Published Aug. 18 2017

Rhea County Eagles

New prep football season kicks off tonight at Finley Stadium

Published Aug. 17 2017

It starts tonight. No more passing leagues or scrimmages. The sweat of August begins its evolution into the sweet of...

Takeaways from the Southeast Kickoff Classic jamboree

Published Aug. 12 2017

The jamboree was unique to the area in that each of the seven participating teams played two quarters with regulation...

Prep football jamborees start tonight

Published Aug. 11 2017

Friday nights in the Chattanooga area now officially belong to high school football once again. Three jamborees will be played...

Region 4-5A Preview: Rhea County biggest threat to favorite Knoxville Catholic

Published Aug. 6 2017

Rhea County has run with the big dogs, well enough to win last year's Region 4-5A football title, but it...

Tennessee rolls, ties against Georgia in All-Star Softball Classic

Published Jun. 20 2017

The score in the first game in Monday's 20th Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Softball Classic at Frost Stadium was lopsided. Conversely, the...

Reviewing Chattanooga area spring football

Published Jun. 4 2017

A look at area Tennessee football spring drills.

Prep Notebook: Arts & Sciences gets first Cordell Memorial award for softball

Published May. 5 2017

The area TSSAA umpires association presented Arts & Sciences with the first Terry Cordell Memorial Softball Sportsmanship Award shortly before...

Rhea County scores four in seventh to tie Trojans Classic hosts

Published Apr. 21 2017

Per tournament rules, a tie in Soddy-Daisy's Trojans Classic counts as half a win and half a loss.

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...