The Chattanooga area is well represented in all classifications of this year’s Tennessee Sports Writers Association all-state football teams.
If E.K. Slaughter was looking for a new challenge, he certainly found one.
Hoops for Hope V produced five winners on the hardwood Saturday at Signal Mountain. But more importantly, six individuals were presented scholarships thanks to the labor of love the event is for the many involved.
The fifth Hoops for Hope high school basketball benefit for the MaryEllen Locher Foundation Scholarship Fund is being held Saturday at Signal Mountain starting at 11 a.m.
There will be another tournament at the TSSAA state wrestling championships this year.
Shane Turner has begun his head coaching career, taking over Red Bank's wrestling program following a year as an assistant to Ben Reichel.
NASHVILLE — Madison Drennan and the rest of the Signal Mountain girls' cross country team didn't need any official results posted to know the Lady Eagles had secured the program's first A/AA state championship. The team knew pretty quickly.
Willie Stewart admitted that he was a little nervous about dumping a bucket of water over Tyner coach Wayne Turner Friday night. Little did he know that Turner did not mind -- not on this night, at least.
Rhea County has clinched the District 6-AAA championship and will be in the Class 5A playoffs.
The last Friday of Tennessee's high school football regular season has numerous coaches changing their postgame rituals.
Storyline: The District 7-AA championship is on the line. Signal can take it with a win while Sequatchie would need to win and Grundy County beat Notre Dame to get it.
Ron Crawford has nowhere to go Friday night -- unless his wife tells him differently -- so he might go scouting or simply stay at home and catch the scores on the radio.
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The Signal Mountain and Red Bank volleyball seasons ended Thursday in the TSSAA Class AA state tournament at Murfreresboro.