Gene Henley (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6311
E-mail: ghenley@timesfreepress.com
Bio:
Gene has been with the Times Free Press since July 2008. Prior to that, he spent three years covering sports for the Cleveland Daily Banner. He now covers UTC athletics, focusing on football and basketball. Gene spent three years playing college basketball, then played a year of semi-professional before starting with the Cleveland Daily Banner in 2005. His passion is basketball, but he loves all sports of all kinds. He does consider himself a fan of the Bulls (NBA), 49ers (NFL) and Cubs (MLB) at the professional level. Gene lives in Cleveland and has a 12-year old son, Judah.

Revolution in control: Chattanooga FC falls 4-2

Published Jun. 24 2018

The Chattanooga Football Club didn't get shut out Saturday night.

Chattanooga FC women not content with impressive 5-0 start

Published Jun. 24 2018

One of the main goals for the Chattanooga Football Club women this year was to improve on a one-win 2017...

New UTC women's basketball head coach Katie Burrows finalizes 'amazing' staff

Published Jun. 23 2018

Katie Burrows finalized her first University of Tennessee at Chattanooga coaching staff Friday, and it looks very similar to last...

Coach Paris likes what he sees from new basketball Mocs

Published Jun. 22 2018

Lamont Paris knew he was getting a lot of depth and versatility when he essentially flipped the University of Tennessee...

Thomasville's Karey Lee commits to UTC football

Published Jun. 22 2018

Karey Lee became the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football program's first commitment for the 2019 graduating class this week.

Former UTC standout Makinde London hopes for pro basketball career

Published Jun. 21 2018

Over the next few weeks, Makinde London will find a new home.

UTC women's basketball team set for challenging season opener

Published Jun. 21 2018

So much for new University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball coach Katie Burrows easing into her first season as...

Second-half rally pushes Chattanooga FC past Atlanta Silverbacks, 4-1 [photos]

Published Jun. 21 2018

With the way his soccer team was playing at times Wednesday night — creating opportunities, knocking on the door, but...

Finally back at Finley Stadium, Chattanooga FC hosts Silverbacks

Published Jun. 20 2018

After three straight weeks of bus trips and matches on the road, the leg-weary Chattanooga Football Club soccer players are...

New Zealand guard Pareunuora Pene signs with UTC women

Published Jun. 20 2018

New University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball coach Katie Burrows got her first scholarship signee this week, adding New...

Chattanooga FC women win 2-0, now 5-0 in conference

Published Jun. 18 2018

After a busy weekend, the Chattanooga Football Club women are in complete control of their conference.

Chattanooga FC falls 3-2 at New Orleans

Published Jun. 16 2018

CFC wrapped up a 3-1-1 showing in a five-game road swing.

Chattanooga FC wins at Inter Nashville FC to stay on top of league

Published Jun. 14 2018

The Chattanooga Football Club got back in the winning column Wednesday night.

Chattanooga FC women win 2-0, men play to a 1-1 draw

Published Jun. 10 2018

For the third time this season, the Chattanooga Football Club women found themselves on the good side of the scoreboard.

Calhoun High School's Carly Briggs gains experience in TVOC

Published Jun. 10 2018

Carly Briggs had a long Saturday.

UTC assistants Chris Cook, Oscar Rodriguez get to work with NFL teams

Published Jun. 5 2018

No fewer than 128 football coaches around the country will be participating in the Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship with...

Chattanooga Football Club women rally to defeat Nashville Rhythm

Published Jun. 4 2018

The Chattanooga Football Club women's offense helped them get the lead Sunday evening.

Chattanooga FC wins 2-1 in Asheville for Blue Ridge Derby victory

Published Jun. 3 2018

The Chattanooga Football Club improved to 2-0 on its five-game run of road games by winning the Blue Ridge Derby...

Burrows 'the best' of quality candidates for Mocs job, Wharton says [photos]

Published Jun. 1 2018

Set with their decision on the new University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball coach last week, members of the...

Chattanooga Football Club rolls past Emerald Force SC in Knoxville

Published May. 31 2018

The Chattanooga Football Club squandered away an opportunity to gain three points in the NPSL standings this past Saturday at...