Sports - Preps - School - Soddy Daisy

Soddy-Daisy scores one late on Walker Valley, clinches top slot for postseason

Published Sep. 21 2016

The match between Soddy-Daisy and Walker Valley wasn't an all-or-nothing affair, but it was close.

Ooltewah hosts 'Pink Out' tonight as player's mom battles breast cancer

Published Sep. 15 2016

When Ooltewah hosts District 5-AAA opponent Soddy-Daisy in its Pink Out high school volleyball match for breast cancer awareness tonight,...

Cleveland Blue Raiders speed past Soddy-Daisy Trojans, 56-14

Published Sep. 3 2016

Cleveland's touted veer offense rarely emerged Friday night. The Blue Raiders didn't need it — with too much straight-up running,...


Prep football notebook: QB injuries force teams to adjust

Published Sep. 2 2016

After losing Landon Allen, its outstanding freshman quarterback, to injury against Tyner last Friday, Notre Dame didn't pull in its...

Tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups

Published Sep. 2 2016

Previewing tonight's prep football matchups.

Tonight's area high school football previews

Published Aug. 26 2016

Previewing tonight's matchups.

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...

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...

Trojans' Cooke will play ball for ETSU

Published Aug. 4 2016

Soddy-Daisy High School senior Justin Cooke may be preparing for football season, but the Trojans quarterback has committed to East...

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...

Eagles, Lady Lions surprise region-final participants

Published May. 18 2016

Rhea County and Red Bank appeared early to be teams going nowhere but quick exits from their respective district baseball...

Lady Owls shut out Rhea in 3-AAA semis

Published May. 17 2016

Ooltewah has leaned heavily on extra-base hits this high school softball season, but the Owls were limited to two in...

Soddy-Daisy's Kelsey Nunley is SEC softball pitcher of year

Published May. 11 2016

Former Soddy-Daisy High School ace Kelsey Nunley was named Tuesday the Southeastern Conference softball pitcher of the year. The Kentucky...

Presley, Carpenter, Bears squeeze past Ooltewah

Published May. 11 2016

Tyler Carpenter came through in the clutch, singling home Jake Presley with the game-winning run, but it was Presley who...

TSWA all-state basketball teams include 14 area players

Published May. 11 2016

Seven boys and seven girls from the Chattanooga area have been named to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association all-state basketball...

Lady Owls turn tables on Soddy-Daisy, force second final

Published May. 11 2016

What a difference a day makes.

Lady Trojans shut down top seed Ooltewah, 6-0

Published May. 10 2016

The silence heard Monday at Ooltewah in the winners-bracket final of the District 5-AAA high school softball tournament was the...

District baseball: 5-AAA opens area TSSAA postseason

Published May. 4 2016

The District 5-AAA tournament kicks off the Tennessee high school baseball postseason with two games tonight, but regular-season winner Bradley...

Baylor's Hughes, Gordon Lee's Spradlin are FCA athletes of year

Published May. 3 2016

Sunday was the Day of Champions for both regional Fellowship of Christian Athletes organizations in the Chattanooga area, and Baylor...

Lady Owls top Soddy-Daisy 6-0, clinch 5-AAA title

Published Apr. 27 2016

Having graduated one full-time starter off a softball team that finished third in the TSSAA state tournament last spring, Ooltewah...


Norwood 2-hitter lifts Bradley past Trojans, 2-1

Published Apr. 13 2016

Bradley Central finally got that crucial two-game District 5-AAA baseball lead that brings an automatic region berth.

Baylor stuns Lady Trojans with 10-0 win

Published Mar. 23 2016

Baylor's Lady Red Raiders on Tuesday at Soddy-Daisy looked like a high school softball team in midseason form.