Lindsey Young (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6296
E-mail: lyoung@timesfreepress.com
Bio:
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 lyoung@timesfreepress.com.

Tyis Love TD returns lift Dalton to shortened 21-10 win over Ringgold [photos]

Published Aug. 18 2018

Dalton High School football coach Matt Land wasn't kidding when he said the most impactful aspect of the Catamounts this...

Tonight's area high school football previews

Published Aug. 17 2018

BRAINERD PANTHERS at HOWARD HUSTLIN' TIGERS

Calhoun regroups to rout Ridgeland in Corky Kell Classic

Published Aug. 17 2018

A game of what-could-have-beens turned into a second-half nightmare for the Ridgeland Panthers on Thursday night at Barron Stadium.


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Coahulla Creek team believes it has made great strides

Published Aug. 17 2018

Coahulla Cree Colts 2018 preps football season preview.

Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe Warriors try to build on surge to 5-5

Published Aug. 17 2018

Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe Warriors 2018 preps football season preview.

Heritage Generals must go to war with 18 new starters

Published Aug. 17 2018

Heritage Generals 2018 preps football season preview.

Gordon Central hopes to take bigger step forward

Published Aug. 17 2018

Gordon Central Warriors 2018 preps football season preview.

Southeast Whitfield likely to be a run-first team this year

Published Aug. 17 2018

Southeast Whitfield Raiders 2018 preps football season preview.

Dalton has strengths to overcome inexperience

Published Aug. 17 2018

Dalton Catamounts 2018 preps football season preview.

Mountaineers think this is their year

Published Aug. 17 2018

North Murray Mountaineers 2018 preps football season preview.

Calhoun appears ready for a repeat state-title bid

Published Aug. 17 2018

Calhoun Yellow Jackets 2018 preps football season preview.

Northwest Whitfield has strength, versatility

Published Aug. 17 2018

Northwest Whitfield Bruins 2018 preps football season preview.


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New coach Paul Ellis likes LaFayette's potential

Published Aug. 17 2018

LaFayette Ramblers 2018 preps football season preview.

Gordon Lee 'OK' if team stays healthy

Published Aug. 17 2018

Gordon Lee Trojans 2018 preps football season preview.

Murray County counting on offensive line

Published Aug. 17 2018

Murray County Indians 2018 preps football season preview.

Ringgold Tigers motivated by 'mediocre' 2017 season

Published Aug. 17 2018

Ringgold Tigers 2018 preps football season preview.

Sonoraville curse last season a blessing now

Published Aug. 17 2018

Sonoraville Phoenix 2018 preps football season preview.

Ridgeland loaded with athletic playmakers

Published Aug. 17 2018

Ridgeland Panthers 2018 preps football season preview.

Notre Dame, McCallie go 2-0 in Best of Preps Jamboree

Published Aug. 11 2018

Area prep football teams got a last test at Finley Stadium before the season kicks off next week.

GHSA Region 6-AAA football changes, but Calhoun still favored to win title

Published Aug. 9 2018

The subregion nightmare is over for Georgia's Region 6-AAA football teams.