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Area sports notes: Derrel Martin new Lee lacrosse coach

Published Jun. 21 2018

Derrel Martin is going from one women's lacrosse program in East Tennessee to another.

Area sports notes: Jackson duo tie for first in Ira Templeton Chattanooga Classic

Published Jun. 20 2018

Two colleagues on the pro staff at Jackson (Tennessee) National Golf Club, Mike Vance and Marshall Talkington, tied for first...

Area sports notes: UTC announces Fan Council members

Published Jun. 19 2018

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga vice chancellor and athletic director Mark Wharton announced Monday night the 12 members of the...


Area sports notes: Chattanooga cyclist Durward Higgins sweeps again at national championship

Published Jun. 18 2018

Chattanooga's Durward Higgins earned a second consecutive three-discipline sweep at the USA Cycling Masters Road Nationals this past weekend in...

Area sports notes: Tennessee-Georgia all-star softball Tuesday

Published Jun. 17 2018

The doubleheader at Frost Stadium involving more than 40 recent area high school graduates is set to start at 6...

Area sports notes: Neil Spitalny, John Williams repeat state four-ball title

Published Jun. 16 2018

Chattanooga's Neil Spitalny and John Williams repeated their 2017 Tennessee Super Senior Four-Ball golf championship with the 2018 title Friday...

Area sports notes: Prep football jamboree Aug. 10-11 at Finley Stadium

Published Jun. 15 2018

The schedule is set for this year's Best of Preps football jamboree.

Times Free Press staffers win TSWA awards

Published Jun. 14 2018

Sports editor Stephen Hargis and page designer Jamie Poole received first-place honors.

Area sports notes: Women's city amateur golf tourney next month at WindStone

Published Jun. 13 2018

The 2018 Chattanooga Women's Amateur golf tournament will be played this year at WindStone, with team competition July 9 and...

Area Sports Notes: Michael Frizie wins $5,000 at local drag strip

Published Jun. 12 2018

Michael Frizie from Winston, Georgia, won the Super Pro drag-racing class and $5,000 Saturday night at Brainerd Motorsports Park. He...

Area Sports Notes: Ryan McGinnis, Lindsay Mies win Riverbend 10k

Published Jun. 10 2018

Ryan McGinnis won the 10-kilometer version of Saturday's Riverbend Race in 37 minutes, 59 seconds, and Lindsay Mies repeated her...

Area Sports Notes: Mississippi State alumni dinner features Vic Schaefer

Published Jun. 9 2018

Mississippi State University women's basketball coach Vic Schaefer will be the special speaker for the MSU area alumni dinner June...


Area Sports Notes: Seeds holding true in TVOC open singles divisions

Published Jun. 8 2018

The top eight seeds won as projected Thursday in the round of 16 of Men's Open singles at the Tennessee...

Outdoors calendar, June 7

Published Jun. 7 2018

Introduction to mountain biking: Today, 6-8 p.m., Greenway Farm.

Area Sports Notes: Tennessee-Georgia 'senior showcase' memorializes Stump Martin

Published Jun. 7 2018

The annual June matchup of just-graduated football standouts from area Tennessee and Georgia high schools is set for Friday night...

Area Sports Notes: Strode, Carter Tennessee Valley Open Championships favorites

Published Jun. 6 2018

The 2018 IcyHot Tennessee Valley Open Championships start this afternoon at Manker Patten Tennis Club, and the 170 participants include...

Eric Axley in, Stephan Jaeger barely misses qualifying for U.S. Open

Published Jun. 5 2018

Eric Axley, who grew up in McMinn County and lives now in Knoxville, squeaked into the 2018 U.S. Open golf...

Area Political Notebook: Black to attend luncheon Tuesday; candidate forum announced

Published Jun. 5 2018

Republican candidate for governor Diane Black will visit Chattanooga today to attend the Celebration of Valor Luncheon at the Chattanooga...

Area Sports Notes: Jonathan Rone wins $5,000 at drag strip

Published Jun. 5 2018

Jonathan Rone of Lebanon, Tennessee, won the Super Pro drag-racing class and $5,000 this past Saturday at Brainerd Motorsports Park....

Area Sports Notes: P.J. Shields wins North Georgia Invitational

Published Jun. 4 2018

Dalton State College All-American P.J. Shields won the championship flight of the 2018 North Georgia Invitational golf tournament at Dalton...