Union Picks Up UALR Transfer

Just days after a third straight appearance in the NAIA National Title game, the Union (Tenn.) University women‘s basketball team has added their latest signee for next season. Union has signed Shelby Ashcraft of Cabot, Ark. to the roster. Cabot… continue reading ›

Making the Jump from NAIA to NCAA

After 22 years, the NAIA women’s basketball national tournament has ended its run in Jackson. Now local fans and alumni from four West Tennessee schools have a real reason to ponder possible changes in affiliation that may lie ahead for their favorite NAIA schools. continue reading ›

OVC Honor For Van Zyl

After guiding The University of Tennessee at Martin to a victory in the team‘s Ohio Valley Conference opener at Eastern Kentucky last Saturday, sophomore Johanie Van Zyl was named the league‘s adidas Female Tennis Athlete of the Week this afternoon.… continue reading ›

Residents Fear New Gun Range

This video is no longer available. "To me it's unsafe," said Roxanne Reagan. Beaver road separates her home from the proposed shooting range site, in Viar, located in Dyer County. She and neighbors fought for a change in zoning to… continue reading ›

Lake Co. Coach Makes History

This video is no longer available. Dawn Barger is a typical High School basketball coach, coaching a typical High School team. But what sets Barger apart from the rest isn't wins or losses. It's the fact she's a woman coaching… continue reading ›

UTM Sets Soccer Camp Dates

Phil McNamara, the head soccer coach at The University of Tennessee at Martin, has announced his players and staff will conduct a developmental league that will take place every Tuesday night from March 22 through May 10. Registration for the… continue reading ›

UTM Linksters in Alabama

The University of Tennessee at Martin golf team was in 17th place after the first round of the 2011 Samford Invitational, Monday, at Limestone Springs Golf Club in Oneonta, Ala. Senior Jonathan Martin is tied for 37th in the tournament.… continue reading ›

Bolivar Falls, Middleton Moves On

Mixed Results on Friday for Two West Tennessee boys hoops teams. Middleton is prepping to play for a state title after beating Perry County 64 to 56. A few hours later Bolivar saw its season come to a close with… continue reading ›

UTM Tennis Falls

Junior Jodie Tiley picked up a victory at No. 1 singles for The University of Tennessee at Martin, but the Skyhawks couldn’t find any more luck against Arkansas State, dropping a 6-1 decision at Skyhawk Varsity Courts yesterday. “Despite the scores, we really did not play that badly,” UT Martin head coach Dennis Taylor said. The Skyhawks got close to winning their No. 2 matchup in doubles, but Anna Winkelmann and Alice Laing came up just short, falling 8-7. UT Martin fell 8-3 at No. 1 doubles and 8-4 at No. 3. As previously mentioned, Tiley overcame a loss in the first set to down Emily Crowe 1-6, 6-3, 6-2. Laing forced a third set tiebreaker at No. 2 but fell 6-7, 6-1, 10-5 at No. 2. That would be the closest as the Skyhawks would get to another victory. continue reading ›


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