Patrick MacCoon (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6311
Patrick MacCoon is an avid sports lover who joined the Chattanooga Times Free Press January 2, 2019. He covers prep sports along with the Chattanooga Football Club and Chattanooga Red Wolves. Patrick is a fan of Atlanta professional sports and began reading newspapers at an early age to analyze the MLB box scores. He is a graduate from Red Bank High School and the University of Tennessee (Knoxville).

George Coogan's heroics help lead Signal Mountain over CSAS in penalty-kick shootout

Published Apr. 18 2019

The Signal Mountain boys' soccer team did a lot of running and screaming Thursday night.

Madison Hayes, Treasure Hunt help win 3-on-3 national title

Published Apr. 18 2019

Playing basketball together since third grade, East Hamilton standout Madison Hayes and recent Hamilton Heights star Treasure Hunt have proved...

Alan Smith takes over Grace Academy girls' basketball program

Published Apr. 17 2019

Alan Smith was recently hired as girls' basketball coach at Grace Academy, and he's aware of the Lady Golden Eagles'...

Dylan Standifer continues to show off his arm as Bears shut down Hurricanes [photos]

Published Apr. 16 2019

With another masterful showing on the mound, the Bradley Central baseball team has a full grip on the District 5-AAA...

Laney Harris shines in Walker Valley's win over GPS

Published Apr. 15 2019

From the first to last pitch an energized Walker Valley softball dugout cheered at full force.

Decorated climber Ronnie Dickson passionate about helping others

Published Apr. 14 2019

Ronnie Dickson stares up at the obstacles in front of him and knows for certain where there is a will,...

Red Wolves fall to host Greenville Triumph FC, 1-0

Published Apr. 14 2019

A missed opportunity in the 72nd minute for the Red Wolves helped spark the Greenville Triumph SC to a 1-0...

Kantonio Davis succeeding Rick Rogers as Central High School basketball coach

Published Apr. 12 2019

After pouring a significant part of his life into Central High School the past 29 years, Rick Rogers is glad...

Chattanooga Red Wolves SC looks to build momentum in trip to Greenville

Published Apr. 12 2019

The Chattanooga Red Wolves will go for their second straight win in Saturday night's match in Greenville, South Carolina.

Former Polk County coach Derrick Davis taking over as the new head football coach at McMinn Central

Published Apr. 12 2019

Defensive mastermind Derrick Davis will be calling the shots for McMinn Central.

Soddy-Daisy tops Ooltewah with nine-run, two-out rally

Published Apr. 12 2019

Budding sophomore standout Hope Ingle flashed her power along with a simple approach at the plate to help push Soddy-Daisy...

Strong mindset helps Lady Mustangs shut out East Hamilton [photos]

Published Apr. 10 2019

There is no complacency among the Walker Valley softball team.


Bradley Central defeats Ooltewah behind Logan Weeks' key hits [photos]

Published Apr. 9 2019

Batting at the bottom of the lineup, Logan Weeks stepped up with a pivotal pair of two-out hits to help...

Boyd Buchanan soccer duo of Hayes Wood, Seth Highfield tough to contain

Published Apr. 8 2019

While neither Hayes Wood nor Seth Highfield tries to play a superhero role every time he touches the ball, the...

Red Wolves win 1-0 in league home opener

Published Apr. 7 2019

As Alex Mangels defended his home net with lockdown authority, the Chattanooga Red Wolves Soccer Club goalkeeper and his teammates...

Hixson baseball team rolling behind senior standout Jack Julian

Published Apr. 5 2019

Jack Julian did not soak up the spotlight after his perfect game Monday against Red Bank.

CFC, Red Wolves to play in Chattanooga on the same night

Published Apr. 5 2019

Chattanooga will get a full dose of soccer Saturday night.

Sequatchie County softball team beats Marion County for 16th straight win [photos]

Published Apr. 4 2019

With plenty of firepower, the Sequatchie County High School softball team is red hot.

Nationally top-ranked Catamounts improve to 14-0 in win over Baylor [photos]

Published Apr. 2 2019

The Dalton High School boys' soccer team does not appear fazed by its No. 1 national ranking by USA Today.

Hixson's Jack Julian pitches perfect game in win over Red Bank [photos]

Published Apr. 2 2019

Hixson High School baseball coach Colton Green knows there are not many who can touch his pitching ace.