Sports - College - Local

Area sports notes: Lee tops Division II softball in cancer fundraising

Published Dec. 13 2018

Lee University was the NCAA Division II leader in Strike Out Cancer fundraising for the American Cancer Society last year,...

Area sports notes: Bowling league donates $2,500 to Maclellan shelter

Published Dec. 12 2018

The Chattanooga-area Knights of Columbus Family Bowling League celebrated its fifth season with a recent dinner at which the 133-person...

Area sports notes: TWU's Harry Baggaley a soccer All-American

Published Dec. 11 2018

Tennessee Wesleyan freshman Harry Baggaley was named an NAIA men's soccer third-team All-American after a 2018 season in which he...

Area sports notes: Lee basketball teams rout opponents

Published Dec. 9 2018

Lee University routed visiting Fort Valley State 89-50 in women's basketball Saturday. Becca Cheeks and Abby Bertram each scored 16...

Area sports notes: UTC announces men's tennis schedule

Published Dec. 8 2018

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's tennis team is scheduled to play 15 home matches in the spring 2019...

Area sports notes: Karen Weekly goes into NFCA Hall of Fame

Published Dec. 7 2018

Former UTC softball coach Karen Weekly was inducted Friday into the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

Area sports notes: Lee's Josiah Brooks is national track honoree

Published Dec. 6 2018

Lee University senior Josiah Brooks had an outstanding showing at the BSC Indoor Icebreaker meet last week.

Area sports notes: Lee's Christian Noble historic All-American

Published Dec. 5 2018

Christian Noble's 18th-place finish out of 261 runners in the NCAA Division II meet Saturday in Pittsburgh made him the...

Area sports notes: Wesleyan, Bryan head AAC baseball poll

Published Dec. 4 2018

Tennessee Wesleyan University and Bryan College shared the Appalachian Athletic Conference regular-season baseball championship and went to the NAIA tournament...

Area sports notes: Gibby Gilbert III wins senior tour qualifying event

Published Dec. 2 2018

Local golfer Gibby Gilbert III made sure of his full exemption for 2019 on the PGA Tour Champions circuit by...

Area sports notes: Will Crumly leads Covenant over LaGrange

Published Dec. 1 2018

The Covenant College men's basketball team defeated visiting LaGrange 81-65 in a USA South game Friday evening.

Area sports notes: Lady Flames fall 3-0 in soccer final four

Published Nov. 30 2018

Lee University's deep run toward the 2018 NCAA Division II women's soccer championship ended Thursday night.

Area sports notes: Lee's Mia Hollingsworth a D-II soccer All-American

Published Nov. 29 2018

Lee University senior forward Mia Hollingsworth as a 2018 All-American for NCAA Division II women's soccer.

Area sports notes: UTC's Lakelyn Bouldin is CSM SoCon player of the week

Published Nov. 28 2018

UTC junior guard Lakelyn Bouldin was chosen the College Sports Madness women's basketball player of the week for the Southern...

Area sports notes: Lee's Flames bow to King, 72-58

Published Nov. 27 2018

The King University men's basketball team came to Cleveland and beat Lee 72-58 in an NCAA Division II nonconference game...

Area sports notes: UTC to launch 'Drive for 25' on 'Giving Tuesday'

Published Nov. 26 2018

The UTC athletic department is taking part for the first time in "Giving Tuesday."

Area sports notes: Cole Bullock qualifies for Foot Locker nationals

Published Nov. 25 2018

Red Bank High School senior Cole Bullock qualified Saturday for the Foot Locker cross country national meet Dec. 8 in...

Area sports notes: Jordan Leen going into EIWA Hall of Fame

Published Nov. 24 2018

A former Baylor School and Cornell University wrestler is set to be honored for his accomplishments on the mat.

Area sports notes: Rodney Stoker repeats as Turkey Trot 8k winner

Published Nov. 23 2018

For the second year in a row, only one thing kept Rodney Stoker from being the masters winner of the...

Area sports notes: UTC tennis teams each adds a signee

Published Nov. 21 2018

Both UTC tennis coaches have announced new signees in the past couple of days.

Area sports notes: Four Lee soccer players D2CCA all-region

Published Nov. 21 2018

Lee University senior forward Mia Hollingsworth made the 13-player 2018 D2CCA All-South Region first team for women's soccer, and Lady...

Area sports notes: Mocs' Isaiah Mack a finalist for Buchanan Award

Published Nov. 20 2018

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior defensive lineman Isaiah Mack from Northwest Whitfield High School is one of 25 finalists...

Lady Flames edge No. 3 Columbus State 1-0 for national semifinal berth

Published Nov. 19 2018

Lee's Lady Flames are going to the NCAA Division II semifinals in Pittsburgh.