Signal Mountain opened the 2012 season with back-to-back losses.
While his McCallie football teammates were toiling in two-a-days, Tyler Payne was living it up in San Diego, Calif.
For one of the few times in his coaching career, McCallie coach Ralph Potter was surprised.
What a way to open the high school football season.
The final three seconds were slow-motion agony for everyone who had sat through an aggravating sprinkle that opened into a downpour.
Heavy, and unexpected, rain that made its way south and east from the Pikeville area forced postponement of at least two games on the opening Friday of high school football.
Like most of his high school football peers, Josey Janow would like to continue playing football when he graduates.
All games kick off at 7:30 EDT unless noted
A new tournament look is on tap for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's wrestling team.
Rocco Mansueto has entered private business but remains affiliated with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Just before McCallie's annual two-week football camp, Blue Tornado coach Ralph Potter didn't know who his quarterback was going to be. It was later in preparations than he'd ever been without settling on his field general.
Most football players perceive receiver as a glory position, equal perhaps to running back and not all that far behind quarterback.
Will Thomas always had pictured himself as a linebacker, so he raised his eyebrows when Baylor coaches approached him about playing on the line rather than behind it.
Because of family issues, Jacob Wright felt he was caught in a pinch and sensed the necessity of making a sacrifice last winter.
Cam Walker once caught five touchdown passes as a middle school tight end.
Is he a sprinter or a football player?
Ricky Bowers’ retirement account and/or his kids’ college fund has to be looking pretty good.
There was skepticism when Chattanooga Christian School announced five years ago that it was joining the local high school football fraternity.
East Hamilton is gone, and District 6-AA football coaches couldn’t be happier.
Brody Binder has committed to Troy University to play baseball, but football schools still have time to get him because the Ooltewah High School catcher abd quarterback won’t sign scholarship papers until November.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling program now has a national champion.
The 1986 Sugar Bowl was a near-miracle finish to a near-miraculous season for Tennessee, which ended 9-1-2 with a stunning and lopsided upset of powerful Miami.
They once called him Disco Dave. For a big man he had some impressive moves, which he reserved for the football field, each time gyrating near a fallen quarterback.
David Lowrie looks across his desk at a picture almost 14 years old and smiles with a father's pride.
He isn't even to UT-Chattanooga yet but Chris Debien is making the school look quite good.
In his four years as a University of Tennessee football player, John Becksvoort never enjoyed running through the famed "T" along with his Volunteers teammates.
Hixson leaped a tall hurdle last season, posting the school's first winning football season in more than a decade.
Michael Carter has resigned as baseball coach at Polk County to accept the same position at Franklin County.
Tom Mullady was good enough to make the all-state team as a tight end, but he wasn't big enough to interest recruiters from the big-time college football programs.
Less than six months ago, Reese Phillips unpacked his car and that of his mom, told her so long and began settling into his new home at the University of Kentucky.
Chase Brookshire is in Pennsylvania, Brandon Zajac is in Cleveland awaiting a decision from the San Francisco Giants, and Myles Smith has been in negotiations.
Before the game the Tennessee coaches reminded their players that there was a streak on the line in the Stump on Sports Tennessee-Georgia all-star baseball game.
Beyond the fact that it's Father's Day, today will be a special timie for Jamie Tricoglou.
When he committed to play baseball for Middle Tennessee State University, Reid Clements became the first male athlete from Silverdale Baptist Academy to receive and accept an NCAA Division I scholarship offer.
Alex Elsea's cell phone rang but he didn't recognize the number and almost didn't answer the call.