(Coaches are invited to make nominations. Send an e-mail to Ward Gossett at firstname.lastname@example.org by 6 p.m. each Saturday.)
Ooltewah was again the top-seeded team in the District 5-AAA high school volleyball tournament. But unlike last year, the Lady Owls arrived there in a different fashion -- a much more dominant fashion.
First-year Walker Valley High School girls' soccer coach Nathan Brown knew he'd have to help the team develop a winning mindset. He did so by basically stripping down what confidence his players had, only to build it back.
On a senior night when Ooltewah retired the jersey of University of Tennessee standout Jacques Smith, Owls 12th-graders Brody Binder and Mike Williams left their own indelible marks during their final regular-season game in James Monroe Stadium.
NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH (4-2) at POLK COUNTY WILDCATS (5-1)
Ooltewah High School senior Samantha Griffith had a special treat after opening the Class AAA state golf tournament at Willowbrook in Manchester, where she is in second place after the first day.
Sixth-seeded Walker Valley showed Monday what a deep league District 5-AAA is in volleyball. But it was third-seeded East Hamilton that survived and advanced.
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Baylor: George Porter added three more scores to his touchdown total and rushed for 183 yards in his last regular-season game against rival McCallie.
Coaches of the top four seeded teams in the District 6-AA high school volleyball tournament basically said the same thing this past week when asked about the tournament.
Games 7:30 p.m. EDT unless noted.
(Coaches are invited to make nominations. Send an email to Ward Gossett at firstname.lastname@example.org by 6 p.m. each Saturday.)
(All kickoffs at 7:30 p.m. EDT unless noted)
For some this is, pure and simple, rivalry week. For many more, though, Friday is shaping up as Decision Week, chapter one.
BENTON, Tenn. — Finally, Polk County fans and football coach Derrick Davis are thinking happy thoughts.