Friday Night Prep Football Scores

Friday, October 27, 2017

MBA 24 Baylor 23

McCallie 45 Father Ryan 7

Ooltewah 45 Heritage 7

East Ridge 19 Hixson 15

Howard 17 East Hamilton 14

Cloudland 26 Copper Basin 20

Maryville 31 Bradley Central 7

Cleveland 42 McMinn County 38 

Meigs County 60 Wartburg 8

Bledsoe County 3 Tellico Plains 0

Marion County 34 Polk County 7

Brainerd 38 McMinn Central 0

Red Bank 49 Loudon 24

Signal Mountain 30 Sweetwater 24

Tyner 27 Central 16

Whitwell 69 Sale Creek 0

Upperman 20 Sequatchie County 14

Smith County 39 Grundy County 0

Soddy Daisy 48 Walker Valley 28

Cane Ridge 35 Rhea County 14

CAK 30 Boyd-Buchanan 19

Grace Christian Knoxville 41 CCS 14

Knox Webb 42 Silverdale Academy 6

Middle Tennessee Christian 44 Grace Baptist 13




‘Sonny’ Sumner, Former Successful Baylor Tennis Coach Of ‘60s and ‘70s, Dies

Ira Leonard Sumner, who was an assistant and later head coach of Baylor School’s tennis team when it was a perennial state and even national tennis power more than four decades ago, died Tuesday.  His daughter, Elizabeth “Randi” Sumner Wafler, sent an email to Baylor friends saying he had died after a six-year battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.  Coach Sumner, who was ... (click for more)

UTC Track Team At Emory Classic

 The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s outdoor track and field team will head to Atlanta this weekend for the Emory Classic to run Friday and Saturday. The focus for the Mocs will be participation in specialized events. “We have begun our outdoor prep and are moving kids into the events we are asking them to specialize and participate in at the SoCon meet ... (click for more)

Sheriff Hammond Says $4 Million Needed To Put SROs In All Hamilton County Schools

Sheriff Jim Hammond on Thursday night told members of the County School Board that $4 million is needed to provide School Resource Officers for all of the 79 schools. He said currently there are 31 SROs in 29 schools, leaving 50 uncovered. School Board member Rhonda Thurman said she believes the community could come together to provide the necessary funding. "It's something ... (click for more)

Judge Philyaw Denies He Did Not Reappoint Magistrate Because She Was Gay

Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw told a federal jury on Thursday that the fact Elizabeth Gentzler is openly gay had no part in his decision not to reappoint her as a magistrate. "Absolutely not. I have a lot of gay friends, family and acquaintances," he said. However, a court officer at Juvenile Court sided with Ms. Gentzler. Jimmie Cannon said, "Ninety-nine percent ... (click for more)

Avoid Underage Drinking And Other Prom Drama

My high school prom took a dramatic turn when two guys got their tuxedo jackets mixed up. One of them belonged to my date, who kindly offered to keep my wallet in his pocket. That’s the jacket another young man mistakenly grabbed off the back of a chair before heading to an underage drinking party that got shut down by police well after midnight—as kids scattered in every direction.  ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘In God We Trust …And Protecting Our School Children

On a day that the Tennessee Legislature overwhelmingly approved a bill that would prominently display the words “In God We Trust” in every school building in the state, the Hamilton County School Board gave my boy Bad Little Johnny cause to get a magic market and scribble underneath, “but ‘Everybody Else Is Gonna’ Need A Pistol!’” Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond, who was ... (click for more)