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Prep Football Preview: Senior class prospects

Published Aug. 18 2017

The 2017 area preps football senior prospects.

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...

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...


Experienced Whitwell expected to challenge Pirates in 3-1A

Published Aug. 1 2017

In each of the two years since Vic Grider returned to coaching his alma mater, South Pittsburg has crept one...

First-year head coaches for prep football must learn quickly

Published Jul. 27 2017

When asked what he learned in his first year as a head football coach, Central's Cortney Braswell replied, "Man, what...

Annual prep football practice tour includes 21 teams [photos]

Published Jul. 25 2017

As tough as it is to believe, we have less than a month before another high school football season kicks...

Reviewing Chattanooga area spring football

Published Jun. 4 2017

A look at area Tennessee football spring drills.

Whitwell eliminated in softball with 10-9 loss

Published May. 25 2017

Whitwell scored four runs the last three innings in its TSSAA Class A state softball losers-bracket game Wednesday against Jackson...

Misplays cost Whitwell in 5-1 Class A softball loss

Published May. 24 2017

Whitwell's Lady Tigers couldn't seem to get out of their own way in Tuesday's TSSAA Class A state-tournament opener at...

Eight-run second inning propels Whitwell past Watertown to Spring Fling [photos]

Published May. 20 2017

When Whitwell softball center fielder Maddie Jordan's older sister made her wedding plans last summer, setting the date for the...

Whitwell Lady Tigers waste no time in Region 3-A softball victory

Published May. 18 2017

Proof of just how far the Whitwell High School softball team has come in the past month was on display...

Anna Yell awakens Whitwell in time to beat CSAS

Published May. 16 2017

While it was still early, frayed nerves were beginning to creep into the Whitwell softball dugout.

Whitwell bats batter Marion County for 6-A softball title

Published May. 12 2017

From top to bottom in the lineup, the Whitwell batters decided they had waited long enough. With a chance to...

Whitwell wins district softball title with second-half surge

Published Apr. 28 2017

Whitwell is 11-2 since the Ooltewah tournament. Seven of the wins have been by seven or more runs.

Whitwell claims 6-A softball regular-season title [photos]

Published Apr. 27 2017

Anna Yell looked as though she might be destined to be the losing pitcher in Wednesday's District 6-A high school...

Randall Boldin is Whitwell Tigers' new head football coach

Published Feb. 18 2017

Moving up from defensive coordinator, he'll replace Tracy Malone

Tracy Malone resigns as Whitwell High School football coach

Published Jan. 23 2017

Tracy Malone has resigned as football coach at Whitwell High School to pursue a career outside the coaching profession.

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...

Whitwell controls Summertown in Class 1A first round

Published Nov. 5 2016

Whitwell left little doubt in its opening game of the Class 1A football state playoffs Friday night, overwhelming visiting Summertown...

Tennessee prep football playoff previews: Week 1

Published Nov. 4 2016

(All kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time)

Unbeaten Sequatchie County heads Chattanooga area's 23-team TSSAA playoff contingent

Published Oct. 30 2016

For the first time in 20 years, Sequatchie County has a 10-win football season, and the Indians have done it...

Preview of tonight's area high school football matchups

Published Oct. 28 2016

Previews of all of tonight's local prep football games

Area Prep Playoff Picture: Complex three-way tie possible in Region 6-AAAA

Published Oct. 28 2016

The playoff picture in northwest Georgia became a bit clearer in three of its regions following last Friday, but one...