MTSU Blackout Game Set for October 2nd

Sep 13, 2021 at 09:35 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The 2021 Annual Blackout game will be Oct. 2 against the Marshall Thundering Herd, with kickoff scheduled at 6 p.m. on Stadium.The official Mi.... Read More

75th Annual City Championships for Tennis to be held this month in Murfreesboro

Sep 07, 2021 at 01:41 pm by WGNS

The annual tennis championships in Murfreesboro will take place at the Adam's Tennis Complex in Old Fort Park later this month. Melinda Tate with the Parks and Rec Departmen.... Read More

Possibly, the Man who Started Sports Broadcasts "On Air"

Aug 03, 2021 at 07:45 pm by WGNS

Harold Arlin, the man who started broadcast coverage of sports, pretty much on his own... with more, here is MTSU Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss:  

District 7 All Star Little League Baseball Tournament This Weekend in Murfreesboro

Jun 24, 2021 at 08:22 pm by WGNS

The District 7 All Star Baseball Tournament will take place in Murfreesboro this weekend and into next week. The top-notch games will feature some of the best little league.... Read More

Big Pickleball Event This Weekend in Murfreesboro

Jun 22, 2021 at 02:19 pm by WGNS

Over 100 people are expected to participate in a special sporting event this weekend in Murfreesboro. However, it is not a traditional sport like soccer or baseball. Thomas.... Read More

Supreme Court Ruling Shows Colleges Can Offer More Benefits when Recruiting and Keeping College Athletes

Jun 22, 2021 at 07:27 am by WGNS

Universities like MTSU in Murfreesboro and Vanderbilt in Nashville may soon be able to offer more benefits to student athletes, due to a Monday ruling by the Supreme Cour.... Read More

Football Camp this week in Murfreesboro

Jun 14, 2021 at 11:38 am by WGNS

If you are in the area of Blackman High School this week, you may see a lot of football action. The BlazinFast Football Camp takes place this week at the Rutherford County ope.... Read More

Professional women’s bowling tour in Smyrna, June 10-12

Jun 07, 2021 at 07:07 pm by WGNS

The Professional Women’s Bowling Association Greater Nashville Open will be taking place at the Smyrna Bowling Center in Smyrna, Tennessee. The event will be held on J.... Read More

Indoor Soccer Field and Eight Synthetic Turf Fields being constructed at Richard Siegel Soccer Complex

May 26, 2021 at 11:30 am by WGNS

  The Richard Siegel Soccer Complex near the York VA Medical Center in Murfreesboro is undergoing some major changes. Soccer fans are particularly excited about the futu.... Read More

UPDATE: TSSAA Spring Fling Championships Return to Rutherford

May 19, 2021 at 01:58 pm by WGNS

(Rutherford County, Tenn.) – After last year’s cancellation due to COVID-19, Rutherford County will once again host Spring Fling in 2021. Spring Fling is The.... Read More

Riverdale high, Christiana middle and elementary schools claim NASP state championships

May 13, 2021 at 07:37 am by WGNS

Riverdale High School edged crosstown rival Oakland to win its division, while both Christiana middle and elementary schools captured titles in the 2021 Tennessee National Arc.... Read More

Sports, Grocery Stores and More Equal Tourism Dollars and Overnight Stays in Rutherford County, TN

May 10, 2021 at 02:30 pm by WGNS

Groups, meetings and sports teams are returning to Rutherford County, thanks to both businesses and athletes!This week, the Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau is.... Read More

Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau Needs Your Help with the 28th TSSAA Spring Fling

Apr 19, 2021 at 10:09 am by WGNS

Meal donations are needed to help with the TSSAA Spring Fling event, which is nearing.The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce says that as a sign of southern hospitality, th.... Read More

TSSAA Spring Fling Celebrates their 28th Anniversary this May in Rutherford County

Apr 13, 2021 at 10:21 am by WGNS

The TSSAA Spring Fling will once again take place in Rutherford County this year. It is truly a one-of-a-kind event that involves high school athletes throughout Tennessee; al.... Read More

2021 TSSAA Girls' and Boys' Basketball Tournaments Return

Mar 08, 2021 at 10:18 am by WGNS

(Rutherford County, Tenn.) – The 2021 Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) State Basketball Championships will take place this week at Murphy Center o.... Read More

ACLU: Statement on Bill Excluding Transgender Student Athletes Passing Tennessee Senate

Mar 02, 2021 at 06:53 am by WGNS

On Monday, March 1st, the Tennessee Senate passed SB 228/HB 3, which would prohibit transgender student athletes from participating in athletics consistent with thei.... Read More

The right fit of shoe is hard to find today - Penny Ray

Nov 26, 2020 at 09:00 am by WGNS

Have you ever tried to find the right shoe without success? Penny Ray with WGNS has found that full-service shoe stores have become the dinosaur of today's retail businesses..... Read More

UPDATED W/ Audio: The first baseball game to hit the airwaves was 99 years ago this month

Aug 24, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

The first radio broadcast baseball game was 99 years ago this month. Did they ever have to social distance during the games that took place almost 100 years ago? With more, he.... Read More

High Schools Teams like Riverdale Baseball Working Hard for Sports Funding during COVID-19 Pandemic

Aug 14, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

High School Sports will see hard times this upcoming school year with both participation and funding.Some of the issues that athletic departments are up against include studen.... Read More