Sports - Preps - School - Central

Wiedmer: Central football coach Curt Jones a real-life hero

Published Aug. 20 2019

WRCB Television's David Carroll knew the back story. Despite a double-red-flag warning to stay out of the ocean, a 7-year-old...

Tyner, McCallie each goes 2-0 in Best of Preps Jamboree

Published Aug. 16 2019

Wayne Turner tore into his Tyner football team after what he called a poor start to the Rams' two scrimmage...

Chattanooga Central Purple Pounders are 'blessed' with running back speed

Published Aug. 16 2019

Curt Jones feels as if this year's team will be more prepared in year two with the coaching staff.

Chattanooga-area 4A programs still chasing Anderson County

Published Aug. 9 2019

Advertised as the "greatest show on turf," Anderson County has been nearly untouchable the past two football seasons.

Chattanooga area high school football tour covers 22 teams in 13 hours

Published Jul. 29 2019

While the heat index might say otherwise, for all practical purposes summer is over. When high school football teams are...

Wiedmer: Vonn Bell's football camp shows he has the heart of a saint

Published Jun. 30 2019

You can't beat free. Especially when so many of us in this country have been free of raises for so...

20th annual Best of Preps jamboree at Finley Stadium is set for Aug. 16-17

Published Jun. 24 2019

The countdown has begun for the high school football season. In fewer than eight weeks teams will take the field...

Area sports notes: Luke Massey qualifies for U.S. Olympic swim trials

Published Jun. 21 2019

McCallie GPS Aquatics alumnus Luke Massey qualified Friday morning for the 2020 United States Olympic Trials in Omaha, Nebraska.

Area sports notes: Chattanooga State's Brooke Parrott an All-American

Published Jun. 13 2019

Chattanooga State softball pitcher Brooke Parrott from Central High School culminated her freshman college season with an NJCAA Division I...