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Thompson leads Columbia Academy in rout of Whitwell

Published Nov. 14 2015

COLUMBIA, Tenn. — Whitwell's chances of a TSSAA Class 1A second-round win over Region 4 champion Columbia Academy took a...

Tonight's area prep football matchups

Published Nov. 13 2015

All kickoffs for Tennessee playoffs are at 7 p.m. local time; all Georgia kickoffs are at 7:30 EST.

Tennessee high school football coaches try to make best of early postseason rematches

Published Nov. 10 2015

While most Tennessee high school football coaches feel the current playoff system is an improvement over power ratings and computer-generated...

Whitwell slides in win over Moore County

Published Nov. 7 2015

WHITWELL, Tenn. — Whitwell took a dive Friday night

Tonight's area high school football matchups - Nov. 6

Published Nov. 6 2015

All kickoffs for Tennessee playoffs are at 7 p.m. local time; all Georgia kickoffs are at 7:30 EDT.

Several TSSAA playoff games rescheduled for tonight

Published Nov. 5 2015

With the threat of inclement weather increasing as the weekend draws nearer, nine high school football games throughout the Chattanooga...

Player of the week: Ridgeland's Shelton excels at heavy-duty role in backfield

Published Oct. 19 2015

Jalyn Shelton, Ridgeland High School football coaches knew, was pretty good.

Second-half surge lifts Pirates over Whitwell

Published Oct. 12 2015

SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. -- The majority of starters for South Pittsburg High School's football team are barely old enough to...

Tigers-Pirates game reset for Sunday

Published Oct. 10 2015

SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. -- After more than a two-hour weather delay, officials determined that the field at Beene Stadium was...

Prep football notebook: Southeast Whitfield rests with confidence after big win

Published Sep. 18 2015

It had been 23 years since Southeast Whitfield had defeated Northwest Whitfield in football, a span of 18 games, so...

Mainord, Reed lead Sequatchie past Whitwell

Published Aug. 29 2015

DUNLAP, Tenn. -- It was a short ride home, so the Whitwell Tigers didn't have to relive the reality check...

A recommendation of where to be on coming Friday nights

Published Aug. 21 2015

The time has finally and officially arrived. No more preseason prognostications, and the Times Free Press's preview section was there...

Prep football by the numbers

Published Aug. 21 2015

As the 2015 high school football season kicks off, here are 15 numbers to remember:

Thirteen area teams ranked in Tennessee preseason prep poll

Published Aug. 18 2015

Rhea County is the highest ranked Chattanooga-area team in Tennessee's preseason high school football poll.

Prep football jamborees tonight at Finley, Bledsoe County

Published Aug. 14 2015

Notre Dame High School got used to playing football at Finley Stadium a year ago, so the short trip this...

Whitwell now the favorite to win 3-1A

Published Aug. 6 2015

The last time Whitwell High School won a district or region football championship, many of the current players were either...

Analysis: TSSAA vote may prove wise in long run

Published Jul. 19 2015

Frustration was the initial reaction by many public school coaches and administrators to Thursday's TSSAA Legislative Council decision rejecting a...

Prep Notes: Wampler new leader for Whitwell defense

Published Jul. 13 2015

David Wampler has been hired as defensive coordinator at Whitwell High School.

Marion opens with blast, wins 6-0

Published Apr. 24 2015

JASPER, Tenn. -- Whitwell right fielder Becca Muir turned to the wall, sprinted a few steps, then realized that more...

Some greater Chattanooga area district baseball races still undecided

Published Apr. 16 2015

With district baseball tournaments scheduled to start the first week in May, just three teams have secured championships in Chattanooga-area...

Defense defines Whitwell's Lady Jacket title

Published Apr. 5 2015

Whitwell shortstop Alyssa Coppinger shook a little dirt from her belt after diving for a grounder in the championship game...

Twelve area basketball players TSWA all-state

Published Apr. 5 2015

Twelve area players are included among the Tennessee Sports Writers Association's all-state basketball teams, including two each from the Brainerd,...

'Sloppy March' possible for softball teams

Published Mar. 8 2015

Polk County softball coach Bill Triplett turned a soggy field into a winter workout last week.