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Wiedmer: Javon Craddock's smile could have lit the world if given time

Published May. 25 2018

They call it Twin Day. It's on the calendar every autumn during Tyner Academy's homecoming week. The students all pick...

Patriots' Brevin Sims sweeps small schools' hurdles state titles

Published May. 24 2018

It might seem unreasonable for any athlete to be disappointed after winning a second straight state track title in just...

Tyner student dies after playing basketball at Boys and Girls Club

Published May. 16 2018

A Tyner Academy sophomore student died Wednesday after playing a basketball game at the Boys and Girls Club, boy's basketball...

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...

Stratford knocks Tyner out of state tournament, 78-55

Published Mar. 16 2018

Only one of the inexperienced state-tournament basketball teams in Thursday's last Class AA boys' quarterfinal looked the part.

Tyner boys set for Class AA basketball state tournament

Published Mar. 15 2018

When Tyner lines up for the opening tip to its Class AA boys' basketball state quarterfinal tonight at 7 EDT...

Tyner brings Bees to their knees, sprint into state tournament

Published Mar. 6 2018

Not quite two minutes into the second quarter, during a momentary substitution break, four of the five Upperman players on...

Jeremy Elston, Marquis Hinton propel Tyner to 3-AA boys' basketball title

Published Mar. 1 2018

E'Jay Ward admits he has been a bit hard on Marquis Hinton.

Signal Mountain wins in OT, joins Tyner in Region 3-AA final

Published Feb. 27 2018

Wil Allen celebrated his 17th birthday Tuesday at Red Bank, and a whole bunch of his schoolmates from Signal Mountain...

Solomon Bridgeman leads Rams over Loudon, 76-47

Published Feb. 25 2018

Tyner's signature press defense brought the fight to Loudon on Saturday night, and the Rams' hot shooting finished it.

Signal Mountain sweeps District 6-AA basketball titles

Published Feb. 21 2018

As far as building projects are concerned, the one just turned in by the Signal Mountain boys' basketball team came...

Panthers cap season by beating rival Rams

Published Feb. 10 2018

Brainerd's boys won two championships in their home gymnasium Friday night. One was real. One was concocted.


Hurricanes in the zone in 62-49 win over Tyner [photos]

Published Jan. 20 2018

Sometimes one little subtle change is all it takes to make a big difference in an athletic contest, and such...

Caden Mills, Van Buren win Best of Preps tournament thriller over Tyner

Published Dec. 29 2017

For what might have been the ninth or 10th time since the extra session began, Dustin Sullivan allowed himself one...

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...

Jessie Walker, Joseph Norwood total 40 points in Brainerd's 55-51 win over Tyner [photos]

Published Dec. 16 2017

Under first-year head coach E'Jay Ward, Tyner may have had some inside knowledge going up against the team he served...

Union City edges Rams in second overtime for state title, 27-21 [photos]

Published Dec. 2 2017

The effort and athletic ability that had carried Tyner back to the BlueCross Bowl for the first time in 20...

Tyner falls in double overtime of state championship game

Published Dec. 1 2017

Despite rallying in the closing seconds to force overtime, Tyner fell short in Friday afternoon's Class 2A Blue Cross Bowl,...

Ke'un Webb, Tyner teammates honoring Marquice Craddock in state final

Published Dec. 1 2017

The entire Tyner community was saddened this week as news spread that one of their own, former Rams all-state quarterback...

Preview of today's TSSAA Class 2A final between Tyner and Union City

Published Dec. 1 2017

his is a rematch of the 2A state championship game from 20 years ago, which was Tyner's most recent appearance...

Rams rout Hixson 80-44 in E'Jay Ward's coaching debut

Published Nov. 29 2017

E'Jay Ward's 28th birthday was Sunday, and he wanted only one present. His Tyner basketball team delivered it to him...


Tyner wins 16-10 in state semifinal at Rockwood [photos]

Published Nov. 25 2017

It wasn't a thing of beauty. It wasn't pretty by any measure. It wasn't what a lot of prep prognosticators...

Jaylen Bowens looks to lead Tyner back to state-title game

Published Nov. 24 2017

For as long as he can remember, from the time he barely could grip a football at age 5, Jaylen...