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No Holds Barred: Melrose battles through  Boston Herald

Larry Tremblay figured he would be coaching somewhere this winter. He just thought it would be in the warm confines of Florida instead of nearby Melrose.

Legendary coach Tremblay to take over Melrose wrestling with a talented roster  The Boston Globe

After 38 years coaching wrestling at Winchester High School, Larry Tremblay was ready to call it quits in April. He was the Globe's Division 2 Coach of the Year ...

VIDEO: The high school basketball buzzer beater that did, then didn't count, in Minnesota  USA TODAY High School Sports

Melrose High in Alabama earned a spot to the Class 2A state finals when a buzzer beater by Albany was waved off because it came too late.

High school hockey: Melrose ties St. John’s Prep in Catholic/Middlesex Challenge  Boston Herald

WOBURN -- To this point in the season, every single point has mattered for the Melrose boys hockey program. And as the Red Raiders have attempted to keep ...

2 people shot feet away from Melrose High School in Orange Mound  FOX13 Memphis

Two people were shot Sunday evening in Orange Mound, according to MPD.

Transgender Student Says Boys Threatened to Kill Her at High School  EBONY

A transgender student in Memphis, Tennessee, said she has been the victim of bullying at her school because of her gender identity, according to the Atlanta ...

Three Memphis high school basketball games break into brawls on same night  USA TODAY High School Sports

Friday was fight night for Memphis high school basketball. The state's high school athletic association is working with six Memphis high schools involved in three ...

Photos: PHOTOS: Winchester girls volleyball beats Melrose, 3-2 - The Winchester Star  Wicked Local Winchester

The Winchester High girls varsity volleyball team beat Melrose, 3-2, in their match at Melrose High School, Oct. 9, 2018. Buy Photo. [1/6]. Winchester's Dasha ...

Wooddale postseason ban lifted; other two Memphis HS bans remain  USA TODAY High School Sports

Wooddale is back in the high school boys basketball playoffs. But Melrose and Westwood are not. Their two-year postseason ban remains in place as a result of ...

Transgender student claims group of boys bullied, threatened to kill her  KOKI FOX 23

A transgender student at a Memphis high school said she is being targeted because of her gender identity.

Four Memphis boys basketball programs get two-year postseason ban after brawls  USA TODAY High School Sports

After brawls, Fairley, Melrose, Westwood and Wooddale high school basketball teams received a two-year postseason ban and $3500 fee.

Postseason ban lifted for 1 of SCS high schools involved in massive fights during basketball games  FOX13 Memphis

State officials have decided to lift the postseason ban of one of the four SCS high schools that faced discipline for participating in massive fights during ...

Melrose once again turns out for MAAV Walk and Vigil  Wicked Local

Hundreds of Melrosians gathered on Sunday, Oct. 28 to raise funds for Melrose Alliance Against Violence, and honor the 11 Massachusetts residents killed in ...

5-year-old girl abducted, assaulted outside elementary school to lure sister into fight, police say

A Memphis, Tennessee, family is demanding answers from elementary school officials after teen girls abducted a 5-year-old girl from in front of the school.

Former Melrose High School band instructor arrested in Florida  WMC Action News 5

Police say a former Melrose High School band instructor's past may have caught up with him.

Memphis native named superintendent of Aspire network's local schools  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Nickalous Manning, who holds a doctorate in education, is a graduate of Memphis' Melrose High School, which sits less than two miles from two of Aspire's ...

Youth lacrosse stars will represent Massachusetts in Orlando  Sentinel & Enterprise

BOSTON -- The Leominster Rebels Youth Lacrosse program received good news earlier this month when it was announced that four of its players had been ...

Missing Memphis soldier has died, family confirms  WTXL ABC 27

CAMP BLANDING, FL (WMC) - A soldier from Memphis went missing during a training exercise in Florida.

Memphis connection: Odom turning the Bluff City into recruiting hub for Missouri  Columbia Missourian

Barry Odom and his staff are now using the relationships Missouri's head coach developed in his time at Memphis on the recruiting trail. And as they do, the ...

1 child dead, 45 people hurt in Arkansas charter bus crash  Tampa Bay Times

A charter bus carrying a youth football team from Tennessee rolled off an interstate off-ramp and overturned before sunrise Monday in central Arkansas.

New Oakshire principal has faced charges before  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A school administrator with prior charges in his background has been hired as the principal of Oakshire Elementary, Shelby County Schools ...

Marblehead co-op wrestlers advance to Division 3 state championships  Wicked Local

The Black & Blue Marblehead wrestling co-op team had a really great showing last Saturday at Melrose High School in the Division 3 North Sectionals.

Postseason outlook good for local girls basketball squads  The Salem News

The MIAA released playoff pairings for the upcoming girls basketball state tournament Friday afternoon and the North Divisions are in for a hectic week.

Memphis eighth-grade QB Tevin Carter has offers from Tennessee Vols, South Carolina, Tigers  The Commercial Appeal

Tevin Carter, an eighth-grade QB at a Memphis school that just started varsity football, has offers from Tennessee, South Carolina and Memphis.

Civics should be a required course in Mass. schools  The Boston Globe

Over the past month, students at Majorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., have captured the nation's attention with their courage, determination ...

Memphis soldier who died during training exercise laid to rest  WREG NewsChannel 3

A 25-year-old Memphis soldier who was found dead in the woods last week after disappearing during an Army training exercise in Florida was laid to rest ...

Former Melrose High player charged with rape

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky -- Chris Jones, a former basketball player at Melrose High School, has been charged by police in Louisville, Kentucky. Jones is charged ...

New principal already making a mark at Melrose

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mark Neal is comfortable walking the halls of Melrose High School and getting close to the students. The Tipton County native said the ...

Special report: In Tennessee, a gun or threat is reported at school every 3 days  The Tennessean

From 2001 to 2017, TBI data shows almost 1700 Tennessee law enforcement reports involving guns or threats of guns at schools or colleges — nearly once ...

In Tennessee, a gun or threat is reported at school every 3 days  Chicago Sun-Times

The USA TODAY NETWORK reviewed 300 police reports filed in response to those threats. Not every reported threat involved a real firearm at a school.

Highly successful Memphis coach raves about Kenny Ingram  WholeHogSports

News and information about the Arkansas Razorbacks and Arkansas Sports from the staffs of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Hawgs Illustrated.

Former Melrose standout and Louisville player Chris Jones shot on basketball court  The Commercial Appeal

A former Melrose basketball standout is recovering after he was shot in the leg on a basketball court next to a Memphis police department precinct Tuesday night ...

SCS officials appealing postseason ban of several Memphis basketball teams after massive fights  FOX13 Memphis

Shelby County Schools officials are heading to the TSSAA headquarters Thursday to appeal the decisions to ban several basketball teams from playing in ...

Get $1 per old tire as City of Memphis brings back tire redemption program  The Commercial Appeal

The City of Memphis brings back a Tire Redemption Program to counter illegal dumping of tires in the city.

Melrose High football team ready for Saturday showdown with Nashoba  Wicked Local North of Boston

As his team gears up for their third Super Bowl appearance in four seasons, Melrose High Football Coach Tim Morris remains remarkably calm.*Fresh* off a ...

Powerhouse Beverly Robertson: Elevating Memphis at Every Turn  StyleBlueprint

With a background as an educator, corporate executive, entrepreneur and nonprofit director, Beverly Robertson has delved into every facet of Memphis' ...

1 child dead, 40 people hurt in Arkansas charter bus crash  Wink News

A charter bus carrying a youth football team from Tennessee crashed early Monday in central Arkansas, killing one child and injuring at least 45 other people, ...

Harrington, pioneering player, headed to US Hockey Hall of Fame

Leland "Hago" Harrington raised the bar for hockey in the United States long before Tom Barrasso, Bobby Carpenter and Phil Housley did as an outstanding ...

Mizzou's Johnson ready to mix business with pleasure at Liberty Bowl

Memphis native has become Mizzou's steady playmaker in the slot, leads Tigers with 50 catches.

Roger Brown's State of Sports: Coach knew West's Akok would be special  The Union Leader

DANNY BRYSON said he saw exceptional raw talent in Akok Akok during the one season the two spent together at Manchester West High School. Still, Bryson ...

Cantons Eutsay named to lax All-State Tour Team  Wicked Local

Carson Eutsay of Canton was selected to the Mass Bay Colonials U14 boys lacrosse team that will travel to Florida Dec. 1-2 to compete in the Orlando Lacrosse ...

City of Memphis looks into abandoned properties in Orange Mound after FOX13 investigation | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

The City of Memphis takes action on 25 abandoned properties in Orange Mound after FOX13 discovered them and sent the addresses to the city.

Photos: Woburn's varsity girls soccer team beats Melrose, 5-1  Wicked Local Woburn

The Woburn Memorial High School varsity girls soccer team beat the visiting Red Raiders of Melrose High School, 5-1, in their game in Woburn, Sept. 12, 2017.

Missouri to play in Liberty Bowl vs. Oklahoma State  Columbia Daily Tribune

Missouri is headed to Memphis, Tennessee. The 24rd-ranked Tigers (8-4, 4-4 SEC) announced Sunday they will finish their regular season at the Liberty Bowl in ...

Swampscotts Michael Hopkins wins NEC-CAL Division 3 crown to help lead the Marblehead co-op wrestlers to seventh place finish  Wicked Local

With the state sectionals coming up this weekend, several members of the Marblehead-Swampscott Black & Blue co-op wrestling team are looking forward to a ...

Princeton Prize in Race Relations honors high school students for promoting understanding, respect  Princeton University

Twenty-eight high school students from around the United States have been named recipients of the 2018 Princeton Prize in Race Relations.

Vandals spray paint threats on several schools across the Mid-South  FOX13 Memphis

On Thursday, May 10, another school was vandalized.

1 child dead, 45 people hurt in Arkansas youth football team charter bus crash  FOX 5 Atlanta

One child was killed and at least 45 other people were injured when a charter bus carrying a youth football team from Tennessee rolled off an interstate off-ramp ...

Taunton sixth-grade student selected to Mass Bay Colonial youth lacrosse team  Taunton Daily Gazette

TAUNTON — It's a big achievement for Taunton resident TJ Ward.Ward was recently selected out of more than 100 athletes from more than 125 town programs ...

Penny Hardaway, Memphis basketball get set for huge recruiting week  The Commercial Appeal

Next week is shaping up to be the biggest recruiting stretch of Penny Hardaway's tenure at Memphis so far. The first-year coach is slated to conduct in-home ...

NOTEBOOK: Crockett (ankle) misses Liberty Bowl, Rountree excels in his place  Columbia Missourian

Missouri running back Damarea Crockett missed his second consecutive game when he did not play in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl on Monday afternoon.

James Wiseman trims college list to Memphis, Kentucky, Kansas, Vanderbilt, Florida State  The Commercial Appeal

James Wiseman, the consensus No. 1 basketball prospect in the Class of 2019, has trimmed his list down to five schools. The East High School star announced ...

What Penny Hardaway said about Memphis basketball signing No. 1 recruit James Wiseman  The Commercial Appeal

Memphis has officially signed James Wiseman, the No. 1 class of 2019 recruit, according to Tigers coach Penny Hardaway.

Stanford-bound teen forced to gather funds to bury mother before leaving for school

The recent Melrose High School graduate lost his mother one month before starting classes on a full-ride scholarship to Stanford University.

Teen struck and killed by car in Miami Gardens  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - A teenager has died after he was struck by a car in Miami Gardens, Tuesday. According to Miami Gardens Police, 18-year-old ...

Meet Jaden Johnson, Louisville's best recruiter and a 16-year-old quarterback  Courier Journal

On Nov. 1, 2017, an effervescent 16-year-old quarterback from Memphis, Tennessee, opened his Twitter feed and began a storm of tweets that hasn't stopped.

Three questions with Memphis running back Tony Pollard  The Commercial Appeal

The 2016 season proved to be a breakout year for Tony Pollard. After redshirting as a true freshman at Memphis, the Melrose High School product ended a ...

Memphis basketball coach Penny Hardaway uninterested in opinions from coaching naysayers  The Commercial Appeal

Penny Hardaway said he is unsure how he's been accepted by the rest of the college coaches. He's uninterested in outside opinions anyway.

Penny Hardaway visits Whitehaven star Matthew Murrell during busy recruiting week  The Commercial Appeal

Whitehaven star Matthew Murrell received a text from Memphis Tigers' assistant Tony Madlock and Penny Hardaway made an appearance in the afternoon.

Chandler Lawson transferring from Memphis East to national powerhouse Oak Hill Academy  The Commercial Appeal

The younger brother of former Memphis stars Dedric and K.J. Lawson announced he is leaving East High School for another national powerhouse.

Tennessee girl raped in abandoned house while walking home from school

MEMPHIS, Tenn. ( - Police are investigating the rape of a juvenile while walking home from school in Orange Mound on Monday.

Whitehaven's Matthew Murrell impresses Penny Hardaway, becomes Memphis area's top 2020 recruit  The Commercial Appeal

Matthew Murrell had an impressive first week during college basketball's July evaluation period and cemented his spot as the area's top rising junior.

What four faces would be on a Memphis sports Mount Rushmore?  The Commercial Appeal

Picking a Mount Rushmore for Memphis sports is a thankless task, if only because there are far more than four people who have left an indelible mark on the ...

Penny Hardaway: Memphis basketball work ethic not good enough  The Commercial Appeal

Penny Hardaway told the Memphis Tigers their work ethic is not good enough.

High school football review: as Everett leads wave of repeat champs, it counted just one loss: its coach  Boston Herald

News of Everett's march to an impressive 12th Super Bowl title paled in comparison the blockbuster revelation four days later that coach John DiBiaso was ...

What's in a name? 'Penny Hardaway' resonates despite generation gap  The Commercial Appeal

Although most players in the AAC missed watching Penny Hardaway in his prime, social media has bridged the generation gap.

Penny Hardaway's first season at Memphis will be defined by AAC play because he said so  The Commercial Appeal

The Tigers start conference play Thursday night against Wichita State, and it will show us exactly where Hardaway's first season might end.

Target Canada's end leaves ex-SJU star in limbo  St. Cloud Times

Linnemann and family plan to move back to Minnesota for a bit next month.

Five things to know about Memphis' 2018-19 basketball schedule  The Commercial Appeal

Penny Hardaway's first season as the University of Memphis men's basketball coach is officially set. The American Athletic Conference released its full league ...

How Penny Hardaway landed official visits from two top-five recruits in class of 2020  The Commercial Appeal

Jalen Green and R.J. Hampton decided to take a visit together, and Memphis checked all the boxes.

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

FOX13 Exclusive: Surveillance video appears to show students breaking into Trezevant High  FOX13 Memphis

In his explosive resignation letter to Shelby County School officials, the former Trezevant High School principal describes collusion among district officials and ...

Penny Hardaway: 'Hustle board' raises competitive spirit at Memphis basketball practice  The Commercial Appeal

Memphis players are fighting for the top spot on Penny Hardaway's hustle board. Can anyone catch leader Kyvon Davenport?

Penny Hardaway draws the attention of Kenyon Martin Jr., son of former NBA all-star  The Commercial Appeal

Memphis offered Kenyon Martin Jr. after Mike Miller and Penny Hardaway took in his game at the Peach Jam.

Memphis basketball vs UT Vols game is also about recruiting Whitehaven's Matthew Murrell  The Commercial Appeal

Whitehaven guard Matthew Murrell holds offers from Tennessee and Memphis basketball. He will attend the game between the Tigers and Vols Saturday.

Paul Stewart among inductees for US Hockey Hall of Fame  The Boston Globe

The Dorchester native was the first American referee to officiate more than 1000 NHL regular season games.

Rejean 'Boogie' Ellis gives Memphis basketball another option in 2019 recruiting class  The Commercial Appeal

Rejean "Boogie" Ellis put Memphis Tigers basketball and coach Penny Hardaway in his final eight schools after receiving an offer earlier this week.

Penny Hardaway: Memphis basketball has 'work cut out' against No. 19 Texas Tech  The Commercial Appeal

Penny Hardaway's Memphis Tigers have a tall task ahead when attempting to score on college basketball's stingiest defense in Texas Tech.

Boys cross country All-Scholastics  Boston Herald

THE HERALD TEAMSam Acquaviva Newburyport So.Lucas Aramburu Brookline So.Jack Carleo Newburyport Sr.Adam Cook Melrose Sr.Eli Gappelberg ...

It's not the Memphis basketball schedule Penny Hardaway wanted, but it's still an upgrade  The Commercial Appeal

In the days after Penny Hardaway took over as the Memphis men's basketball coach, he talked of playing nonconference games against college basketball blue ...

What will make Penny Hardaway's first season at Memphis a success? Keeping the hope alive.  The Commercial Appeal

With Penny Hardaway's first official game as Memphis coach here, it's clear his success during this first season will be about more than wins.

Memphis reportedly visits 4-star 2019 guard Jahmius Ramsey  The Commercial Appeal

After hosting five-star Texas prospect R.J. Hampton over the weekend, Memphis coach Penny Hardaway reportedly traveled to visit another player from the Lone ...

Penny Hardaway's first sellout is proof Memphis-UT Vols rivalry means more to Tiger fans  The Commercial Appeal

The 26th meeting between Memphis and Tennessee will mean more to the sellout crowd watching from the stands than the players competing in the game.

As the Penny Hardaway era begins at Memphis, he's still looking for his happy ending  The Commercial Appeal

HENDERSON, Nev. — When Penny Hardaway heard my theory, seated on the baseline about to watch two recruits play in a basketball game Friday afternoon, ...

Memphis basketball released its schedule this week. But biggest news was Memphis Madness  The Commercial Appeal

Given the success Penny Hardaway is having recruiting thus far, Memphis Madness is currently bigger than any non conference game the Tigers play.

Penny vs. Penny: Hardaway, Collins schedule Memphis vs. Tennessee State basketball game  The Tennessean

Memphis basketball, coached by Penny Hardaway, will host Tennessee State, coached by Penny Collins in December.

A look inside Memphis basketball's in-home visit with Olive Branch star D.J. Jeffries  The Commercial Appeal

A few months ago, the Jeffries family wouldn't have expected Memphis basketball coach Penny Hardaway to be standing out on their front stoop.

Markel Crawford is transferring to Ole Miss  The Commercial Appeal

Former Memphis guard Markel Crawford is headed to Ole Miss to finish out his college basketball career.

Penny Hardaway, Memphis offer 2019 wing C.J. Walker after breakout Peach Jam performance  The Commercial Appeal

C.J. Walker is the latest 2019 recruit to earn a scholarship offer from Memphis after a breakout performance at this year's Peach Jam.

Top Memphis Tigers target James Wiseman weathers highs, lows of being No. 1 at Peach Jam  The Commercial Appeal

East High star James Wiseman shined to start Peach Jam, but also had a rocky moment dealing with the spotlight of being the nation's top recruit.

Ryan Boyce, former UAB signee, joining Penny Hardaway at Memphis  The Commercial Appeal

The Memphis men's basketball team apparently added another one of coach Penny Hardaway's former players to its roster Thursday. Forward Ryan Boyce, who ...

Penny Hardaway recounts 'amazing' circumstances that led Ryan Boyce to Memphis basketball  The Commercial Appeal

Former East star Ryan Boyce is joining the Tigers as a walk on this year, which should help Penny Hardaway as he navigates his team's roster crunch.

‘Books Not Bullets,’ and other powerful signs from Boston’s March for Our Lives

Hundreds of thousands of people marched in cities around the country on Saturday in support of gun control, more than a month after 17 people were killed in a ...

Penny Hardaway, J.B. Bickerstaff weigh in on NBA G League one-and-done alternative  The Commercial Appeal

Penny Hardaway initially raised his eyebrows to express his skepticism. Would a potential one-and-done college basketball recruit still choose to attend college ...

Memphis Tigers players get to know Penny Hardaway, and themselves, in offseason workouts  The Commercial Appeal

The memory stuck out in Memphis senior Jeremiah Martin's mind because he isn't participating in the men's basketball team's offseason workouts due to a foot ...

D.J. Jeffries shows Penny Hardaway vs. John Calipari is college basketball's hottest rivalry  The Commercial Appeal

D.J. Jeffries decommitting from Kentucky is the latest development in the recruiting battle between Penny Hardaway at Memphis and John Calipari.

What makes Penny Hardaway, Mike Miller union work? Former NBA coach might have answer.  The Commercial Appeal

Former Orlando Magic coach Tom Sterner said Penny Hardaway and Mike Miller's contrasting personalities will create a dynamic that works in Memphis.

How Trendon Watford's family, and Mike Miller, gave Memphis basketball its shot at a top-15 recruit  The Commercial Appeal

Trendon Watford, a 6-foot-8 wing and top-15 recruit, has known Memphis assistant Mike Miller for more than a decade.

Memphis basketball: 5 things to know for first Penny Hardaway Memphis Madness  The Commercial Appeal

Although celebrity guests are expected, this year's Memphis Madness is about the Memphis Tigers basketball team.

Former Louisville F Lance Thomas will transfer to Memphis and seek immediate eligibility  The Commercial Appeal

New Memphis men's basketball coach Penny Hardaway added to his complement of talent Friday, and there's a chance it could pay off right away. Former ...

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