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Reviewing Chattanooga area spring football

Published Jun. 4 2017

A look at area Tennessee football spring drills.

Thomas Baker homer sparks Bucs' 6-5 win over Pirates

Published May. 16 2017

Thomas Baker admits he is not a power hitter.

Ten Chattanooga area prep teams in baseball region semis today

Published May. 15 2017

More than any time of the year, the postseason is about contributions, and likely from every player who slips on...

South Pittsburg claims fourth-straight district baseball title

Published May. 10 2017

Early in the season, with the team struggling to score runs, South Pittsburg baseball coach Brian Paris tweaked the lineup...

Lookout Valley edges Lady Pirates 5-4 in 6-A tourney

Published May. 7 2017

Lookout Valley's aggressiveness offensively made up for its shoddiness defensively Saturday, albeit barely.

Pirates' Micah Genter outduels Wildcats' Tanner Moylan

Published Apr. 27 2017

Hits were at a premium and defense was, at best, shaky. The pitching, though, was what high school baseball coaches...

Chargers score five in first, top Irish 9-2 [photos]

Published Apr. 12 2017

It didn't take long for the visitors to get comfortable.

Justin Wheeler triple ignites Chattanooga Christian School's nine-inning win

Published Mar. 31 2017

Justin Wheeler wasn't happy with the showing in his first two plate appearances Thursday against South Pittsburg, so the Chattanooga...

Prep Notebook: Lady Pirates haul in Lookout Valley title

Published Mar. 30 2017

The South Pittsburg High School softball team put an end to a long championship drought last weekend.

Coaching dads bond with softball daughters [photos]

Published Mar. 23 2017

David Dinger and Vic Grider are longtime local high school coaches who have spent half their lives giving guidance to...

Baseball Preview: Tennessee signee Nick Woods overcomes pair of ACL surgeries

Published Mar. 12 2017

He was hurt both times while playing quarterback for the Hurricanes, the first time as a sophomore in his first...

Marion girls top Van Buren, 70-56, for District 6-A title

Published Feb. 21 2017

The only thing brighter than Emily Webb's mouth full of braces shining in the gym lights were the two gold...

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...

Unbeaten Greenback rallies to win 42-27, end South Pittsburg's season [photos]

Published Nov. 26 2016

Once again South Pittsburg raced out to the fast start it has become accustomed to this season. Unlike in weeks...

Final scores from tonight's area high school football games

Published Nov. 25 2016

Chattanooga area high school football playoff game results as they happen.

Hargis: Sequatchie Valley's finest night for prep football

Published Nov. 25 2016

You'd be hard-pressed to find an area that identifies itself more with, or clings more tightly to, high school football...

Previews of all of tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Nov. 25 2016

Previewing tonight's prep football playoff games across the area.

Physical offensive line paces South Pittsburg's prolific offense

Published Nov. 25 2016

What had been a lingering question coming into the 2016 football season has become an emphatic team strength. Although South...

First-year head coaches have Indiana, Warriors in semifinals

Published Nov. 22 2016

While they're the envy of numerous peers, Sequatchie County's Adam Caine and Marion County's Joey Mathis have ventured into new...

Joseph Lilly, O-line push South Pittsburg into state semis

Published Nov. 19 2016

Even in a backfield loaded with speed, Lilly stands out, and he made the most of his limited carries Friday...

Preview tonight's area high school football playoff matchups

Published Nov. 18 2016

Previews of all of tonight's prep playoff football games in the area.

South Pittsburg cruises into 1A state quarterfinals

Published Nov. 12 2016

Five months later, the bad blood lingered for South Pittsburg from a summer 7-on-7 passing scrimmage against Fayetteville.

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...