Wiedmer: Local Firecracker golf tournament celebrates America at her best

Published Jun. 24 2019

It's 7:45 Monday morning and Lee Greenwood's modern anthem "God Bless the U.S.A." is blaring from loudspeakers placed just outside...

Golf roundup: Chez Reavie ends drought with PGA Tour win

Published Jun. 24 2019

Chez Reavie is a PGA Tour winner again after 11 years and 250 events.

Area sports notes: Addison Smith qualifies for second Olympic trials event

Published Jun. 22 2019

Addison Smith of the Baylor Swim Club qualified Friday for an event in the United States Olympic team trials next...


Gary Woodland still leads at U.S. Open, but big names lurk

Published Jun. 16 2019

Standing in the way of all of this year's U.S. Open contenders is Pebble Beach.

Gary Woodland leads U.S. Open after record-matching round

Published Jun. 14 2019

Gary Woodland figured the toughest part of his second-round test at the U.S. Open was over for the day.

Justin Rose leads by stroke at Pebble Beach after first round of U.S. Open

Published Jun. 14 2019

Justin Rose closed out his opening round with three straight birdies to lead the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Golf...

Hanley Long wins Women's State Amateur at Black Creek

Published Jun. 13 2019

Hanley Long learned the value of perseverance in the final round of the Tennessee Women's Amateur Championship.

Hanley Long leads Women's State Amateur at Black Creek Club

Published Jun. 12 2019

Clarksville native Hanley Long is no different than any competitor in the Tennessee Women's Amateur golf tournament.

Area sports notes: Two McCallie lacrosse players repeat as All-Americans

Published Jun. 11 2019

Recent McCallie School graduates Cameron Henry and Nick Jessen were named Tennessee U.S. Lacrosse All-Americans for 2019.

Golf roundup: Rory McIlroy untouchable in Canadian Open victory

Published Jun. 10 2019

Call it the zone, call it the flow.

Area sports notes: Paul Apyan tied for third with 65 in State Open

Published Jun. 4 2019

Chattanoogans Paul Apyan and Brooks Thomas shot 65 and 66 in the first round Tuesday of the 2019 Tennessee State...

Area sports notes: Chase Miller wins North Georgia Invitational golf tournament

Published Jun. 3 2019

Chase Miller won the championship flight of the 2019 North Georgia Invitational golf tournament at Dalton Golf & Country Club...

Golf roundup: Patrick Cantlay closes well to win Memorial Tournament

Published Jun. 3 2019

Patrick Cantlay got another handshake from Jack Nicklaus.

Area sports notes: TJ Ruschell joins brother's UTC wrestling staff

Published May. 31 2019

Former University of Wisconsin wrestler and Lindsey Wilson and Clarion University assistant coach TJ Ruschell has joined the University of...

Golf roundup: Kevin Na adds third PGA Tour victory

Published May. 26 2019

Kevin Na always believed he could win at Colonial Country Club.

Honors Course club pro Henrik Simonsen excited to play in Senior PGA Championship for first time

Published May. 20 2019

The impact of the Chattanooga area at golf's ultimate levels isn't taking any time off.

Brooks Koepka survives Bethpage Black to win PGA Championship; Baylor School graduate Luke List finishes sixth

Published May. 20 2019

The stress was more than he wanted. The satisfaction was more than he imagined.

Baylor School graduate Luke List tied for second at PGA Championship, but Brooks Koepka has huge lead

Published May. 18 2019

Brooks Koepka is all alone at the public course he has turned into his private playground.

Brooks Koepka maintains record pace at PGA Championship; former Baylor standout Luke List remains tied for fourth

Published May. 17 2019

The power. The putting. The poise.

Baylor grad Luke List tied for fourth after Brooks Koepka's blistering 63 sets pace at PGA Championship

Published May. 16 2019

Brooks Koepka delivered on the biggest stage again, this time with Tiger Woods at his side.

Grinding Stephan Jaeger showing improvement in second PGA Tour season

Published May. 14 2019

Nothing is coming easily for Stephan Jaeger during his second season on the PGA Tour.


Golf roundup: Sung Kang wins Byron Nelson for first PGA Tour victory

Published May. 12 2019

Sung Kang's 27-hole day had a nice reward waiting at the end.

Golf roundup: Max Homa wins Wells Fargo Championship for first PGA Tour win; Baylor alum Keith Mitchell in top 10

Published May. 6 2019

Max Homa traded in a shovel for a ladder to get places he always thought he could reach.