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).

John Rhodes finishes remarkable baseball career with CCS

Published May. 10 2019

If the end of each day does not end with hitting a baseball, John Rhodes believes it is not a...

Yefri Mendes-Baltazar's goal wins district title for Howard

Published May. 9 2019

Putting his body on the line has been well worth it for Howard's high school soccer captain, Cristian Garcia.

Dynamic duo of Addy Keylon, Cheyenne Sales lead blazing Ooltewah offense

Published May. 9 2019

Addy Keylon and Cheyanne Sales have become one of the most dynamic softball duos in the area.

Chance to run for Vols a dream come true for Cleveland High School track standout Eric Parker

Published May. 9 2019

Eric Parker could hardly believe who was on the other end of the line.

Signal Mountain wins District 6-AA baseball title behind red-hot offense

Published May. 8 2019

Scott Payne has been a tough batter to get out lately.

Sale Creek blanks Tellico Plains for 4-A softball title

Published May. 7 2019

While Sale Creek's softball program will not come close to its 36-win mark of a season ago, those remaining from...

Lady Mustangs one win away from 5-AAA championship

Published May. 7 2019

Michelle Benson's speed threw Soddy-Daisy off its game just enough to provide a major difference in a 6-2 District 5-AAA...

Sequatchie County looks to go far in postseason led by another Hudson on the mound

Published May. 6 2019

Stellar pitching has led Sequatchie County to its most wins since 2012, with Collin Hudson returning from injury to dominate.

Bears hold off Owls in best-of-three opener

Published May. 3 2019

Hanging on by a thread sometimes is all you need.

Red Wolves, Orlando City play to scoreless draw

Published May. 3 2019

The defenses for the Chattanooga Red Wolves Soccer Club and Orlando City B both were lock-down as they ended in...

Pair of aces: Gordon Lee's Jake Wright, Jake Poindexter pitch Trojans into GHSA Class A public state quarterfinals

Published May. 2 2019

Getting late swings on his fastball and lunging swings at his breaking ball, Jake Poindexter delivered a gem in crunch...

Syd Berzon, Baylor run-rule CCS in softball

Published Apr. 30 2019

Dominance inside the circle is not the only thing that makes Baylor freshman Syd Berzon wow her softball teammates and...


Whitwell edges Soddy-Daisy in clash of softball champions

Published Apr. 29 2019

Whitwell senior ace Anna Yell locked her sights in late and did not back down in a matchup of regular-season...

McCallie lacrosse team looks to finish the fight, add another state title

Published Apr. 29 2019

McCallie is just two wins away from its 11th Tennessee Scholastic Lacrosse Association state championship.

Felipe Oliveira stands out in 9-0 Chattanooga FC win; Red Wolves lose on road

Published Apr. 28 2019

Felipe Oliveira will always remember the night the Chattanooga Football Club defeated AFC Mobile 9-0, albeit in an exhibition match.

Brainerd houses diversity and more

Published Apr. 28 2019

Brainerd boasts some of the most affordable housing in Chattanooga, and its historic homes are located close to downtown. Though,...

Gui Vivaldini shines as McCallie blanks Baylor in soccer match

Published Apr. 27 2019

Flying to the ball on all areas of the soccer field, McCallie was utterly dominant in a 3-0 shutout win...

East Ridge to be home for new Chattanooga Red Wolves Soccer Club stadium

Published Apr. 25 2019

As the Scenic City continues to grow, East Ridge is set to see a major expansion.

Boyd Buchanan defeats CCS to clinch regular-season district title [photos]

Published Apr. 23 2019

After getting knocked down by a national powerhouse, the Boyd Buchanan boys' soccer team bounced back with purpose.

Red Wolves player Steven Beattie named USL League One player of the week

Published Apr. 23 2019

Four games into franchise history, a member of the Chattanooga Red Wolves Soccer Club has been named the USL League...