Ally Shipman, eighth-grade sister of All-American shortstop, commits to Lady Vols
Published 12/12/2013 at 9:19 p.m.
Ally Shipman decided a few years ago she didn’t want to play in the shadows of her big sister Madison, a senior shortstop for Tennessee’s softball team.
Gabby Sprang, just 14 years old, commits to play softball at Tennessee
Published 11/26/2013 at 8:44 p.m. 3 Comments
Gabby Sprang doesn’t think about becoming the next Monica Abbott, former four-time All-American pitcher for the Tennessee Lady Vols softball team.
Former Vol John-Patrick Smith wins Knoxville Challenger doubles with Samuel Groth
Published 11/10/2013 at 8 p.m.
John-Patrick Smith had a tough start to the week in the $50,000 Knoxville Challenger, but it couldn’t have ended much better Sunday.
Tim Smyczek plays spoiler by eliminating former Vol Tennys Sandgren from Knoxville Challenger
Published 11/09/2013 at 10:27 p.m.
Don’t take it personal, Tennessee fans.
Tennys Sandgren into Knoxville Challenger semis after opponent's injury
Published 11/08/2013 at 9:33 p.m.
Tennys Sandgren didn’t exactly storm into the semifinals of the $50,000 Knoxville Challenger on Friday afternoon at Goodfriend Tennis Center.
Opportunity knocks for Tennys Sandgren in Challenger
Published 11/07/2013 at 10:40 p.m.
Tennys Sandgren sensed weakness Thursday afternoon and he pounced on it.
Former Vol John-Patrick Smith faces 'big' test in first round of Knoxville Challenger
Published 11/04/2013 at 7:16 p.m.
John-Patrick Smith knows all too well what he’s up against Tuesday night.
As 'lifelong Vol fan,' Richard Jackson's commitment was an easy choice
Published 10/29/2013 at 8:55 p.m.
Richard Jackson knows the road trip from Atlanta to Knoxville well.
Mikelis Libietis, Hunter Reese feeling better for regional run
Published 10/10/2013 at 7:43 p.m.
Mikelis Libietis was puking. Hunter Reese was about to throw up.
R.A. Dickey overcame 'mediocrity'
Published 10/03/2013 at 9:40 p.m. 1 Comment
R.A. Dickey planned to be pitching the next few weeks for the Toronto Blue Jays back when there was all the hype surrounding the team during spring training.
Meghan Gregg vows to 'work hard' to replace void that will be left by Madison Shipman after 2014
Published 09/27/2013 at 7:47 p.m. 1 Comment
Tennessee’s softball team will have a big void in the infield after the 2014 season when shortstop Madison Shipman completes her senior season.
Batbusters standout Taylor Rowland continues pipeline to Lady Vols softball
Published 09/24/2013 at 6:17 p.m.
Taylor Rowland is anxious to continue the Orange County (Calif.) Batbusters’ pipeline into Big Orange Country.
'Summer of growth' for UT baseball players in Alaska
Published 09/21/2013 at 4:48 p.m.
Tennessee shortstop A.J. Simcox and outfielder Christin Stewart will never forget the past summer they spent in Alaska.
Benito 'Benny' Santiago picks Vols, doesn't credit famous dad
Published 09/14/2013 at 4:55 p.m. 2 Comments
Benito Santiago didn’t see much of a football game Aug. 31 during his official visit as a Tennessee baseball recruit.
Tennessee Class of 2016 softball commitment Ashlee Snyder stood out on a big stage
Published 09/03/2013 at 10:09 p.m.
Ashlee Snyder caught the eyes for UT softball co-head coaches Ralph and Karen Weekly in a winter showcase, and received a commitment from the Lakewood, Calif, player for the Class of 2016.
For Class of 2016 softball commitment Chelsea Seggern, something 'felt right' about Tennessee
Published 09/02/2013 at 8:58 p.m.
The Lady Vols softball team made their recruiting mark felt in Texas with the commitment of Class of 2016 player Chelsea Seggern.
Maryville College looks to build off strong 2012 finish
Published 08/24/2013 at 10 p.m.
Maryville College looks to build off strong finish to last season
Torbush feels at home at ETSU
Published 08/19/2013 at 9:33 p.m.
Carl Torbush used some spectacular views of downtown Knoxville to share his new vision for East Tennessee State University football Monday night.
After rough start, former Vol Phillip Pettitt Jr. looking forward to News Sentinel Open
Published 08/10/2013 at 6:57 p.m.
Philip Pettitt Jr. has bounced back from an early season slump and riding a wave of confidence heading into next week’s News Sentinel Open presented by Pilot at Fox Den Country Club.
Aric Thomas always has mind on UT baseball
Updated 08/07/2013 at 9:32 p.m.
Many of the folks on Tennessee’s campus are focused on football right now.
Rocky Top return? Vincent Yarbrough wants to move to Knoxville
Published 07/14/2013 at 10:02 p.m. 12 Comments
Vincent Yarbrough lives outside of Nashville and runs a non-profit basketball organization in Cleveland, Tenn.
Former Vol Chris Lofton ready to return to basketball in Europe
Published 06/23/2013 at 7:02 p.m. 5 Comments
Chris Lofton looked a lot like his old self again Saturday at the BMaze Celebrity Game at Hardin Valley Academy.
Bruce Pearl steps back into coaching for BMaze Celebrity Game
Updated 06/22/2013 at 9:36 p.m. 56 Comments
Who needs Kevin Durant?
Bobby Maze honors fallen cousin with celebrity game
Updated 06/22/2013 at 9:52 p.m. 2 Comments
Bobby Maze played one of the most important basketball games of his life Saturday afternoon, and the score didn’t even matter.
Eric Berry endorses Jones' approach
Published 06/16/2013 at 6:51 p.m. 24 Comments
Eric Berry is on board with the direction of Tennessee football under new coach Butch Jones.
Leap of faith for Tyler Stepp at ETSU
Published 06/04/2013 at 8:22 p.m. 12 Comments
Tyler Stepp has no regrets.
Weekly was focused on Florida
Published 05/26/2013 at 9:43 p.m. 30 Comments
Tennessee co-head softball coach Ralph Weekly didn’t get any surprises for his team’s opening game of the Women’s College World Series.
Lady Vols rally for return to World Series
Updated 05/26/2013 at 2:15 p.m. 52 Comments
Saturday afternoon started bad and ended beautifully for Tennessee’s softball team.
Vols lose 5-1 to Texas A&M for must-win situation
Published 05/16/2013 at 10:59 p.m. 17 Comments
As the sun set Thursday, Tennessee’s chances of reaching the SEC baseball tournament grew darker and darker.
UT's Mikelis Libietis named SEC player of the year in tennis
Updated 04/25/2013 at 7:12 p.m.
Tennessee sophomore Mikelis “Big Mike” Libietis joined some big company in Vols tennis lore Thursday.
Another loss has UT baseball thinking must-win
Published 04/20/2013 at 10:01 p.m. 3 Comments
It’s not too early for Tennessee’s baseball team to start thinking about must-win games.
UT seniors don't disappoint on Senior Day, beat Auburn 4-0
Published 04/14/2013 at 9:23 p.m.
Senior Day could not have gone much better for the Tennessee men’s tennis team Sunday.
UT's Nijgia Snapp starts stretch run by winning Sea Ray 800
Published 04/13/2013 at 7:56 p.m.
Tennessee senior Nijgia Snapp wants a strong finish to her college track career, and her performance Saturday was pretty stout. Snapp won the 800-meter Showcase run in the 47th annual Sea Ray Relays at Tom Black Track — posting the ...
UT men's tennis player Jarryd Chaplin makes Mum proud with pair of victories
Published 04/12/2013 at 9:08 p.m.
Tennessee junior Jarryd Chaplin had more motivation than usual on the tennis court Friday afternoon.
Lack of big plays leaves Tennessee baseball stranded against Longwood
Published 04/02/2013 at 8:15 p.m. 17 Comments
Tennessee’s baseball team stranded 16 base runners Tuesday — including 11 in scoring position.
UT baseball starts with a rally, ends with a blowout in doubleheader split with Missouri
Published 03/23/2013 at 9:05 p.m. 2 Comments
Tennessee’s baseball team was pumped Saturday after beating Missouri 7-6 with a two-run rally in the ninth inning.
Tennessee men's tennis team fights back, but falls short to Florida, 4-3
Published 03/17/2013 at 8:49 p.m.
It was a tough Sunday for the Tennessee men’s tennis team.
Doubles switcheroo comes up aces for UT tennis
Published 03/15/2013 at 8:43 p.m.
Doubles sometimes gets lost in the world of tennis.
Madison Shipman 'seeing the ball really well,' hits two homers for Lady Vols
Published 03/12/2013 at 8:57 p.m. 5 Comments
Tennessee shortstop Madison Shipman wasn’t wasting any time Tuesday afternoon.
Dave Serrano didn't need to see Aaron Quillen to believe in his pitching
Published 03/10/2013 at 7:34 p.m.
Tennessee baseball coach Dave Serrano didn’t get to scout Aaron Quillen last spring in the Class AAA state high school sectional, but he heard plenty about it.
Andrew Lee appreciates just being on the baseball field for Vols, 13-6
Published 03/09/2013 at 7:58 p.m.
Every day at the ballpark is a good day for Tennessee freshman Andrew Lee.
Lady Vols 'felt right' to Farragut soccer player Josie Jennings
Published 03/06/2013 at 7:17 p.m. 1 Comment
Staying near home to play college soccer was one reason Farragut High School junior Josie Jennings committed to play for the University of Tennessee.
UT's Brandon Fickey strives for stress-free work place
Published 01/21/2013 at 10 p.m.
Tennessee sophomore Brandon Fickey has added some punch to his tennis game since last year.
In middle of packed stretch, UT men's tennis posts two more shutouts
Published 01/19/2013 at 8:32 p.m. 1 Comment
Tennessee sophomore Hunter Reese has no problem facing a stretch of seven tennis matches in five days.
Rhyne Williams, Tennys Sandgren advance to Challenger quarterfinals
Published 11/08/2012 at 10:04 p.m.
There was no letdown Thursday afternoon for Rhyne Williams and Tennys Sandgren.
Rhyne Williams downs Austin Krajicek, 6-7, 6-4, 7-6
Published 11/08/2012 at 12:53 p.m.
They’ve faced each other in junior tennis and in college and now in the pros.
Former Vol Tennys Sandgren upsets No. 1 seed in Knoxville Challenger
Published 11/07/2012 at 12:35 a.m.
Tennys Sandgren pulled off the biggest victory of his pro tennis career Tuesday night — with some help from his friends.
Greg Jones beats UT's Mikelis Libietis to advance at Knoxville Challenger
Published 11/04/2012 at 7 p.m.
Australia's Greg Jones didn't get much of a scouting report in his first-round qualifying match Sunday for the $50,000 Knoxville Challenger.
Zack Godley 'to be tone setter' for pitching staff
Published 11/02/2012 at 5 p.m.
Senior pitcher Zack Godley had an extra task at hand when Tennessee's baseball team started fall practices Sept. 23.
John Chavis urges Tennessee's fans' support through rough patch
Published 10/22/2012 at 6:44 p.m. 62 Comments
LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis spoke to the Knoxville Quarterback Club on Monday and recalled many of the good times he had while playing and coaching for the Vols.