Sports - College - Local

Area sports notes: UTC women golfers finish fifth

Published Feb. 18 2019

UTC's women golf team finished the 17-team Reynolds Lake Oconee Invitational in fifth place.

Area sports notes: Bryan women's basketball team completes 26-0 league season

Published Feb. 17 2019

The Bryan College women's basketball team completed an undefeated AAC regular season Saturday.

Area sports notes: Covenant blasts Emory & Henry, 17-5

Published Feb. 16 2019

Tommy Easley and Lewis Saunders hit three-run home runs and combined with Alex Gonzalez for 10 RBIs for Covenant.


Area sports notes: Chattanooga State wins first two in softball

Published Feb. 15 2019

Chattanooga State began its softball season Thursday with two come-from-behind wins at Pensacola State, 5-3 and 8-4.

Area sports notes: Mocs' Connor Tolley is SoCon wrestler of week

Published Feb. 14 2019

Senior heavyweight Connor Tolley became Wednesday the fourth Southern Conference wrestler of the week this season from UTC.

Area sports notes: Golf Mocs finish fourth in Florida tournament

Published Feb. 13 2019

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team turned in the low round on the final day of the...

Area sports notes: Golf Mocs sixth in Florida tournament

Published Feb. 12 2019

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team is in sixth place at 584 after a 290 second round...

Area sports notes: Buddy Gross wins Toho bass tournament

Published Feb. 11 2019

Buddy Gross of Chickamauga, Georgia, completed his second FLW Tour victory Sunday, winning more than $100,000.

Area sports notes: Buddy Gross takes lead in FLW's Toho tournament

Published Feb. 10 2019

Buddy Gross of Chickamauga, Georgia, zoomed from fifth place to first in the third round of the FLW Tour event...

Area sports notes: Softball Mocs beat Ohio in season opener

Published Feb. 9 2019

The UTC softball team got a complete game from freshman pitcher Mariah Ramirez and won its season opener Friday.

Area sports notes: Buddy Gross sixth in FLW's Toho tournament

Published Feb. 8 2019

Buddy Gross of Chickamauga, Georgia, caught a five-bass limit totaling 21 pounds, 7 ounces Thursday for sixth place in the...

Area sports notes: Signal's Dustin Carpenter NFHS state coach of the year

Published Feb. 7 2019

Signal Mountain's Dustin Carpenter has been honored as the 2018 Tennessee coach of the year for girls' cross country.

Area sports notes: Cleveland State opens baseball season

Published Feb. 5 2019

The Cleveland State baseball Cougars open their season today at 3 p.m. in Emerson, Georgia, against Georgia Highlands, which went...

Area sports notes: Michael Neal seventh in inaugural MLF event

Published Feb. 4 2019

Dayton Boat Dock operator Michael Neal finished seventh in Stage One of Major League Fishing's new Bass Pro Tour.

Area sports notes: Michael Neal in Bass Pro Tour final round

Published Feb. 3 2019

Michael Neal of Dayton is in the 10-man championship round today of the first stage (tournament) of Major League Fishing's...

Area sports notes: Softball Lady Flames open with two wins

Published Feb. 2 2019

Lee University opened its softball season Friday with two wins in the Gulf Coast Invitational.

Area sports notes: UTC's Aly Walker is SoCon softball preseason player of year

Published Feb. 1 2019

UTC junior outfielder Aly Walker was voted the Southern Conference softball preseason player of the year.

Area sports notes: Tennis Scots tie for first in USAS West poll

Published Jan. 31 2019

Covenant College got four of the six first-place votes and tied Piedmont for the West top spot in the 2019...

Chattanooga State baseball Tigers primed for a strong season

Published Jan. 30 2019

The usual excitement of the start of a baseball season has extra oomph this week for the Chattanooga State Tigers,...

Area sports notes: SAA honors Sewanee duo for swimming, diving

Published Jan. 30 2019

Even with team losses to Birmingham-Southern last weekend, Sewanee's Lee Haber and Paisley Simmons were named Tuesday the Southern Athletic...

Area sports notes: Chris Malone officially on UTC football staff

Published Jan. 29 2019

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football coach Rusty Wright made the hiring of offensive line coach Chris Malone official Monday...

Area sports notes: UTC wrestlers roll to dual win against Davidson

Published Jan. 28 2019

UTC maintained its first-place position in the Southern Conference wrestling standings Sunday.

Area sports notes: Hunter Simpson raises TWU record to 1,601 points

Published Jan. 27 2019

The Tennessee Wesleyan women's basketball team scored only 48 points Saturday in its fourth consecutive victory.