David Paschall (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6524
E-mail: dpaschall@timesfreepress.com
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for his journalism, including various Tennessee state sports writing awards. In addition, he is in his fifth year on the voting board of the Harris Interactive College Football Poll and his ninth year on the voting board for the Heisman Trophy; he also serves on the voting board for the Biletnikoff and Lombardi awards. He is a past Southern League writer of the year, a former board member of the Football Writers' Association of America. Contact David at 423-757-6524 or dpaschall@timesfreepress.com.

Georgia athletics wraps up tough year

Published May. 26 2017

The University of Georgia has experienced mediocre seasons in multiple sports this school year, and athletic director Greg McGarity insists...

Florida wins SEC All-Sports Award for 27th time

Published May. 24 2017

Florida continues to dominate Southeastern Conference athletics across the board.

Maten opts out of NBA draft, returning to Georgia

Published May. 24 2017

Georgia forward Yante Maten has withdrawn his name from next month's NBA draft and will return for his senior season...


Finley Stadium could have new executive director soon

Published May. 23 2017

Finley Stadium could have a new executive director as soon as next month.

Jaeger's second Web.com win has 'very different' feel

Published May. 23 2017

Former Baylor School and UTC golfer Stephan Jaeger finished 28th last year on the Web.com Tour, earning $147,024 but just...

Georgia down to two football commitments for 2018

Published May. 23 2017

It's a long way to college football's finish line for the 2018 recruiting cycle, and that's a very good thing...

Malzahn sees excitement 'internally' for fifth Auburn team

Published May. 21 2017

Recent Auburn football seasons have not gone hand-in-hand with expectations, but fifth-year Tigers head coach Gus Malzahn is not shying...

Left fielder LaMonte Wade off to solid season for the Lookouts

Published May. 19 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts left fielder has been conquering the levels of the professional ladder...

First-place Lookouts not checking out standings

Published May. 18 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts are looking like a team that's planning to play in the Southern League playoffs.

Rawleigh Williams left profound impact in less than two SEC seasons

Published May. 17 2017

Rawleigh Williams III played just 20 games as an Arkansas running back, but his impact throughout the Southeastern Conference was...

SEC coaches are unanimously in favor of redshirt proposal

Published May. 16 2017

A college football proposal that allows players the opportunity to compete in up to four games without burning a redshirt...

Georgia's Trenton Thompson set to return to school

Published May. 16 2017

Georgia defensive tackle Trenton Thompson is returning to school this summer and is on pace to compete later this year,...

Surging Lookouts win one 5-4 for the mommas

Published May. 15 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts are quick to realize they have made the Class AA ranks in professional baseball because of two...

Football commitment dropped by Wisconsin after announcing Georgia offer

Published May. 14 2017

Acknowledging a football scholarship offer from the University of Georgia may have cost a 2018 prospect the chance to quarterback...

Early signing period now a certainty in college football

Published May. 10 2017

The Collegiate Commissioners Association has approved the 72-hour early signing period for college football prospects.

Lookouts familiar with players passing on college football

Published May. 9 2017

Had Chattanooga Lookouts pitcher Kohl Stewart made a different decision in 2013, he might be preparing for his fifth-year senior...

Arkansas running back Rawleigh Williams III retires from football

Published May. 9 2017

Arkansas running back Rawleigh Williams III announced Monday that he was walking away from football.

Lookouts extend winning streak to seven games

Published May. 8 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts seem to be winning every time they take the field these days. A more relevant topic is...

Chattanooga Lookouts well aware of baseball's 'unwritten rules'

Published May. 7 2017

They live with them, but they don't always love them.

SEC adopts NCAA's football practice recommendations

Published May. 6 2017

The Southeastern Conference announced Friday that it will adopt the football practice recommendations recently set forth by the NCAA Sports...