Tag Archive: Sports

Apr 15 2014

Grundy Co. High School cheerleaders win national competition

The Grundy County High School Cheer Squad won a national competition this weekend in Pensacola, FL. The squad qualified earlier in Atlanta, and won a first place bid to compete in the southeast U.S. regional competition in Pensacola. Supporters in Grundy County helped raised the money for the girls’ hotel & food costs. There are …

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Apr 15 2014

Cuonzo Martin leaving Vols Basketball coaching position for California

California announced their new hire on Tuesday Morning, Cuonzo Martin, of the Tennessee Vols Basketball team. He replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month after six seasons in Berkeley. Martin went 63-41 in three seasons at Tennessee, including a 24-13 mark and an appearance in the regional semifinals of the NCAA tournament this season. He …

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Sep 17 2013

SPORTS: Grundy Co. head football coach suspended for one week

After an issue with a player during halftime of last week’s game, Grundy County High School head football coach Nick Bryant was suspended from his duties for this week. Grundy County director of schools, Jody Hargis, told the Chattanooga Times Free Press in an interview that the athletic committee had determined the school’s code of …

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Sep 11 2013

SPORTS: Vols’ Bray, Couch named in Yahoo! report on SEC players who received cash benefits

KNOXVILLE – Former Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray and current defensive tackle Maurice Couch have both been named in a Yahoo! Sports report on SEC players who received impermissible cash benefits while in college. Bray, now with the Kansas City Chiefs, and Couch allegedly received a combined six cash transfers from former Alabama defensive end Luther …

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Sep 09 2013

OUTDOORS: Early hunting season to begin for wood ducks, teal

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Early hunting season for wood ducks and teal begins this week. According to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the season runs from Saturday to Sept. 18 with a daily bag limit of 4, not to exceed two wood ducks. Hunters must have a valid state hunting license in their possession as well …

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Nov 15 2011

Improvements coming to Sequatchie Valley Golf and Country Club


If you’re an area golfer, you’ve probably played a round or two of the game at the Sequatchie Valley Golf Club.  If you’re not a master of the links, chances are you’ve still attended a party or social gathering at the clubhouse over the years. If you’ve taken a drive down into Sweeten’s Cove lately, you …

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Jan 20 2011

TBF to host championship April 12-16 on Nickajack Lake


PONCA CITY, Okla. — The Bass Federation (TBF) announced today Kimball City, Tenn., and Nickajack Lake will host the widely anticipated 2011 Federation National Championship, presented by the National Guard. Anglers from seven TBF divisions competed locally to qualify for the no-entry-fee 2010 TBF Division Championship Series. From there the top two anglers from each …

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Dec 16 2010

Vandy official: No coach yet, closing in on deal


NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Vanderbilt vice chancellor David Williams says he’s closing in one person in his search for a football coach in a deal he hopes to have concluded by the end of the weekend. “I’m getting close,” Williams told The Associated Press on Thursday night. “I’m not at liberty to say with who.” The Tennessean …

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Dec 14 2010

Chattanooga Football Club Hosts Open Tryouts on December 18th at Finley Stadium


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn – The Chattanooga Football Club will host the only open tryout for the 2011 season this Saturday from 1-5PM at Finley Stadium. The tryouts will be open to all post-high school soccer players who would like to show off their skills in front of the Chattanooga FC coaching staff. Brian Crossman is returning for …

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