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Aug. 17, 2014 @ 08:45 AM

Does the high school football season start too soon?

It’s not hard to argue that this week is the most exciting week in high school athletics and I’m going to rain on everyone’s parade.

Aug. 17, 2014 @ 08:42 AM

Chase struggles against West Lincoln

FOREST CITY – Two teams overcame adversity Thursday night at the Rutherford County Jamboree, but the Chase Trojans were not one of them.

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

East Rutherford, R-S Central post double-digit victories at County Jamboree

The East Rutherford Cavaliers and the R-S Central Hilltoppers each walked away from their final exhibition with wins after overcoming early adversity. 

Aug. 14, 2014 @ 07:52 AM

Trojans rebuild after SMAC season

The Chase High School Trojans soccer team looks to repeat as champions of the Southern Mountain Athletic Conference (SMAC), but must develop new talent to replace key players that graduated.

Aug. 14, 2014 @ 07:47 AM

Let the games begin

Football teams from East Rutherford, Chase and R-S Central take on N. Gaston, Landrum and W. Lincoln in the final exhibition before the regular season tonight at Allen Stadium.

Aug. 03, 2014 @ 10:41 AM

Alumnus want football to spur community

Pride, community and camaraderie.

Those are the words best used to describe an effort by four former high school football players in Rutherford County to put together an alumni team of former football players from East Rutherford, Chase and R-S Central.

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Trojan football camp

Members of the Chase High School football team took the practice field Monday afternoon for a mini preseason football camp. 

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:24 AM

Chase holds wrestling camp with GWU

Members of the CT Wrestling Club got a taste of college wrestling Saturday from Gardner-Webb University assistant coach Kyle Blevins During the three hour clinic, Blevins instructed 30 young grapplers in proper wrestling technique and other mechanics.

Jul. 06, 2014 @ 06:23 AM

Road to recovery

Going into the 2011 football season, Chase High School's Carlos Watkins was one of the most touted defensive lineman in the country.

The community reveled at him, his coaches loved him, opposing coaches feared him and college coaches coveted him.