Four teams that finished in the top 25 at last season's NCAA Division I tournament are on the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's 2014-15 wrestling schedule.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling program just got stronger.
While other youngsters were on swing sets and playground slides, Brandon Turner was on a baseball field.
Help apparently is on the way for the Chattanooga Lookouts, a team batting a third-worst .248 in the Southern League.
While it's in the center of the infield, the pitcher's mound is often the center of attention. It also is at the center of an epidemic.
East Ridge coach Tracy Malone knew being selected preseason No. 1 in the District 6-AA football coaches' poll was a distinct possibility.
After two years, Junior Tucker is coming out of retirement and returning to Walker Valley High School.
Wes Caldwell has resigned his position as baseball coach at Lookout Valley and is moving to Ooltewah.
Will Cooper is on the cusp of a personal crossroad.
Team Tennessee improved to 12-1 in the annual Tennessee-Georgia baseball Classic, besting Georgia 4-0 Wednesday in the annual Stump on Sports contest.
Host coach Greg Payne of McCallie says tonight's Tennessee-Georgia all-star baseball is both a showcase and an opportunity.
Matt Pobieglo has been hired as athletic director at Notre Dame.
Although Major League Baseball's annual player draft ended last Saturday, there are unselected players who still have chances at professional careers.
Ringgold's Matt Crownover, who just finished his sophomore season at Clemson, was selected in Saturday's Major League Baseball annual player draft by the San Francisco Giants.
By Ward Gossett
Tad Whitaker has had a busy week, the future University of Tennessee at Chattanooga kicker from East Ridge practicing both football and soccer in preparation for Tennessee-Georgia all-star contests today and Saturday.
There wasn't time Wednesday afternoon for Zach Stephens to slip away to a batting cage or even a weight room.
In the first major step he's taken since accepting an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy, McCallie wrestler Adam Connell will be sworn in this morning in Knoxville as a member of the U.S. Naval Reserve.
While many of his peers hit the beaches this past spring, Rhett Morgan headed west rather than south or east, and his fun in the sun revolved around wrestling alligators.
More than 100 two-student teams are expected in Dayton this Saturday for the Tennessee high school fishing tournament.
A group of wrestlers headed by Southern Conference champions Nick Soto and Levi Clemons departed Thursday for the University Nationals in Akron, Ohio.
Kamaal Shakur, a Wrestling USA Dream Team member, heads the class of 2014 recruits for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team.
Boyd-Buchanan has Buzz, Baylor has the lucky charm of Eddie Etter and McCallie has its on-the-bus name game.
Josh Rider never saw it coming. He had his back turned to most of Boyd-Buchanan's players as he compared postgame notes with assistant coach Ken Anderson.
Former Baylor School linebacker David Helton is among players named to the 2014 Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list, the Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation announced this week.
DUNLAP, Tenn. — Ashley Moffitt, Sequatchie County's leadoff batter in softball, looks the part — lithe, athletic, speedy.
In a long-anticipated Region 3-A baseball meeting of old rivals, Boyd-Buchanan posted a 6-1 victory Thursday night at South Pittsburg to claim the right to host a sectional game today.
The Hixson High School baseball team was looking forward to going to the midstate, but the Wildcats would have preferred to do it at next week's Spring Fling in Murfreesboro.
Baseball for decades at Tyner was an afterthought, even a walkover for district opponents.
If Skyler Anderson pitches a strikeout, OK. If he gets the out another way, that's just as good.
An off night at the wrong point in the season led to a crushing end of a great season, Signal Mountain coach Bumper Reese said after his Eagles were crushed 12-2 by DeKalb County in a Region 4-AA baseball semifinal Monday night.
At least two area district champions face uphill battles today in region baseball semifinals.
New area Georgia head football coaches are Heritage's E.K. Slaughter, Sonoraville's Jim Kremer, Coahulla Creek's Chad Barger and Chattooga's Charles Hammon.
Area high school football coaches have looked, are looking or will look for fit and familiarity in spring practice.
Bryant Blackmon knew 2014 would be a banner year when he learned that he and wife Meghan would have their first child, daughter Reed, in July.
Both will move on in the postseason, but District 5-A champion Boyd-Buchanan will host a Region 3-A baseball semifinal Monday while Silverdale Baptist Academy travels.
For a guy that doesn't get a shot at everyday starts and stardom, Austin Calfee wears the hero's epaulets fairly well.
DUNLAP, Tenn. — There were only two plays that separated Grundy County and Signal Mountain in the District 7-AA baseball tournament championship game.
Hixson put its fate in the hands of a freshman and Tanner Moylan responded in a big way, striking out 11 on his way to an eight-inning, 2-1 victory over Central in the District 6-AA baseball tournament Monday night.
Boyd-Buchanan pitcher Skyler Anderson entered Saturday's game with an earned run average of 1.23.
On almost any other occasion, Red Bank High School baseball coach Trey Hicks might have come close to blowing a gasket.
Seeking to bolster its faculty and athletic coaching staff, Signal Mountain Middle/High School has hired Kendra Bell, Barry Loyal and Phil Mansueto.
Rusty Signal Mountain had to come from behind and Sequatchie County had to hold on, but both advanced from lose-and-pack-it-in District 7-AA tournament baseball games Thursday.
Wendell Weathers is stepping down as wrestling coach at Ooltewah High School but only to step into administration as the school's new dean of students.
After down-to-the-wire regular-season races, Chattanooga-area high school baseball teams begin their seasons of no return this week.
Dakota Fowler pitched a two-hitter and Matt Ford stroked a two-run homer to lead Central to District 6-AA baseball's regular season championship.
Sam Eberle fielded a disappointing, if not devastating, call in January.
Tyler Biddle came up with a surprise Thursday.
If not for baseball, Brody Binder might have been a college football quarterback.
It was cold for a spring afternoon -- 42 degrees and a stiff wind forcing fans into heavy coats and under blankets and quilts -- so the scene wasn't necessarily conducive to baseball or a pitchers' duel.