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Late surge by HVA ends Bearden’s soccer season

When Bearden dropped a regular season matchup to Hardin Valley earlier this season, the Hawks’ first half performance was what did the Bulldogs in. This time, it was the second half. Hardin Valley (14-0-2, 8-0-1 District 4-AAA) outscored Bearden (14-4-1, 5-3-1) by three goals in the second half to advance in the district tournament with

Beam, Rice take top individual honors in District 4-AAA

Superlatives for the 2015 baseball season in District 4-AAA have been announced with many Bulldogs taking high honors. Sophomore David Beam has been selected as the most valuable player in the district. Beam finished the season leading the team in batting average (.459) and RBIs (42); possibly the most astronomical statistic is that Beam’s on-base

Senior Schwartz earns Volunteer Scholarship for rugby

Rugby is a growing sport in Tennessee as well as the rest of the country, and the evidence for a growing interest corresponds to its popularity as a club sport in college.  At the University of Tennessee, rugby is classified as a club sport that does not have scholarships connected directly to the university. In

Softball Senior Night Photo Gallery

Bearden Softball had their senior night Wednesday night. They recorded a 10-0 win over West to send the seniors out on a high note.    

Sophomore Beam steps into star player role for Bulldogs

In high school sports, underclassmen don’t usually get much playing time, let alone develop into one of the team’s best players. But that’s exactly what Bearden sophomore pitcher and outfielder David Beam is doing. Beam has emerged as one of the Bulldog’s most valuable players, and has been a major reason Bearden has jumped out

2015-2016 Bearden cheerleading squad announced

Congratulations to the new 19-member 2015-2016 Bearden cheerleading squad: Lacey Bunch Lindsay Casey Sarah Elder Mikala Farrell Andrea Frye Talor Hampton Lauren Hunter Maddy Jackovich Margaret Kiser Sarah Kleinschmidt Anna Kregel Madison Matherly Sarah McGregor Chloe Merry Lyric Paker-Smith Abby Reeves Cassidy Schuchmann Amanda Thomas Katy Thompson

Defensively sound second half not enough as Bulldogs fall to HVA 4-2

From the beginning of the contest, it was apparent why the number one team in the state was still undefeated. Hardin Valley notched an impressive 4-2 victory over Bearden on Friday evening with all of their goals coming in the first half. Bearden (11-2-1, 2-2-1 District 4-AAA) will get a chance to come back strong next week

Spring 2015 Signing Day

Congratulations to seven Bearden athletes who signed to play college sports on the spring 2015 signing day: Ian Schomer signing for boys soccer with Maryville College Alex Brandan signing for girls soccer with Carson-Newman University Austin Duncan signing for boys basketball with Eastern University Zach Lembersky signing for track with Emory University Rachael Goodson signing for

Track coaches bringing added insight into second season at Bearden

In year two at the helm of the Bearden track program, coaches Patty Thewes and Ashley Powell will bring something to the team that they didn’t have a year ago – they now have in-depth knowledge about all of their athletes. The coaches’ first season brought success, but in year two, knowledge and experience will

Profiles: Alvarez leading Bearden’s front line as ‘true goal-scorer’

All great goal scorers go through the same thought process: When they get the ball, they want to go quickly. Look up at the goal and the first thing they think is “shoot.” Then the next thought is one touch and shoot, and then two touches and shoot. Anything, until they find that window of opportunity to get off