Lindsey Young (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6296
Lindsey Young is a sports writer at the Chattanooga Times Free Press who started work at the Chattanooga News-Free Press 24 years ago. He covers the Northwest Georgia prep beat and NASCAR. Lindsey's hometown is Ringgold, Ga., and he graduated from Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. He received an associate's degree from Dalton Junior College (now Dalton State) and a bachelor's degree in communications from UTC. He has won several writing awards, including two Tennessee Sports Writers Association Prep Writer of the Year awards. Lindsey is married to Christine and has two children, Nicholas and Cody, and one step-daughter, Lacey. In addition to being an all-around sports fan, he is an avid bowler with five career 300 games and a high series of 801. Contact Lindsey at 423-757-6296 or

UTC's Monica San Juan earns SoCon golf title

Published Apr. 16 2019

Monica San Juan saved her best for last — or what the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior golfer thought...

Talented secondary up for challenge of leading UTC defense

Published Apr. 14 2019

Given the choice, most defensive football coaches will build their units from the inside out.

Marshall Cooper and other Mocs linebackers are learning on the fly

Published Apr. 10 2019

It's not as if Marshall Cooper needed to prove his toughness.

UTC's Donovann Toatley done playing for Mocs, making third departure for team

Published Apr. 9 2019

When the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men take the basketball court next season, they will be without three of...

Devonnsha Maxwell, Khayyan Edwards lead UTC's revamped defensive line

Published Apr. 7 2019

UTC's defensive line was a major problem for opposing offenses in 2018.

'They just don't talk': Mocs' experienced offensive line gets back to basics of communication

Published Apr. 4 2019

Chris Malone is well aware his University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offensive line will be one of the most experienced...

Ringgold tops Calhoun for 32nd 6-AAA win in a row

Published Apr. 2 2019

With two state-top-10 teams, first place in the region on the line and another chapter in one of the most...

Bryce Nunnelly only sure starter for UTC receivers

Published Apr. 2 2019

There is a common theme running through the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team's spring practices, and it certainly...

Mocs roundup: UNCG completes softball sweep at Frost

Published Apr. 1 2019

UTC lost 4-3 to UNC Greensboro in Southern Conference softball Sunday at Jim Frost Stadium, with the visitors completing a...

UTC notebook: Fans get first look at 2019 football team

Published Mar. 31 2019

UTC football fans got their first look at the 2019 Mocs on Saturday during Fan Fest at Finley Stadium.

Tyrell Price leads shorthanded UTC running backs group

Published Mar. 30 2019

There's a clear leader in the race for most important player during UTC's spring football drills.

UTC hosting football Fan Fest at Finley Stadium on Saturday

Published Mar. 29 2019

UTC's football Fan Fest will includes a chicken wing cooking contest, a youth instructional clinic and an open practice.


Here's a position-by-position look at how the Braves are trying to keep pace in a much-improved National League East

Published Mar. 26 2019

The Atlanta Braves' massive rebuild took a huge step forward in 2018, culminating in the National League East championship. A...

Five questions for the 2019 Atlanta Braves

Published Mar. 25 2019

The Atlanta Braves head into the 2019 season coming off a surprising National League East championship, though most projections have...

Kevin Easley, SoCon men's basketball freshman of the year, is leaving UTC

Published Mar. 20 2019

UTC freshman star Kevin Easley has decided to transfer.

Five questions for UTC football spring practice

Published Mar. 19 2019

The nearly monthlong get-acquainted tour for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team and staff began Tuesday at the...

Former UTC football stars shine at team's pro day

Published Mar. 15 2019

As with any post-college job interview, the nine UTC football players participating in the team's pro day had to first...

UTC's Chris Debien wins SoCon wrestling title; Mocs third as team

Published Mar. 11 2019

UTC finished third in the SoCon wrestling tournament's team standings, well behind champion Campbell and runner-up Appalachian State.

Late rally falls short for Mocs in SoCon quarterfinal loss to ETSU

Published Mar. 9 2019

The Mocs lost their opener at the league tourney to finish the season 12-20.

UTC women fall to Furman in SoCon tournament [photos]

Published Mar. 8 2019

The UTC women fought back but couldn't overcome Furman in the SoCon semifinals Friday.