Four Baylor Football Players Voted TSWA D-II All-State

McCallie's Nunally Also Selected

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - by special report to chattanoogan.com

Four Baylor players and one McCallie player have been voted to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association Division II-AA all-state football team.

Making the team from Baylor were kicker Rafael Gaglianone, defensive linemen Will Thomas and Derrick Green and linebacker Colton Jumper.

McCallie’s Julian Nunally was chosen as an offensive linemen.

COMING WEDNESDAY DEC. 19: Division I Class A and Class AA all-state football teams.

Division II-A All-State

Coach of the Year: David Meske (Webb School of Knoxville)

Offense

QB - Brent Rooker (Evangelical Christian School)

QB - Ryan Garner (University School of Jackson)

RB - Powers Spencer (University School of Jackson)

RB - Marcus Miller (Fayette Academy)

RB - Aaron Blance (Webb School of Knoxville)

FB - Robby Strachan (Webb School Knoxville)

WR - Ausitn Orr (University School of Jackson)

OL - Chase Hensley (University School of Jackson)

OL - Skip Garner (Webb School Knoxville)

OL - Andrew Campbell (Webb School Knoxville)

OL - Zach Collins (Harding Academy)

OL - Tyler Buckley (University School of Jackson)

K - Troy Smigielski (University School of Jackson)

Defense

DL - Mack Weaver (Harding Academy)

DL - Dylan Young (St. George's)

DL - Carter Thomas (Webb School Knoxville)

DL - Stephen Davis (Davidson Academy)

LB - Walker Jones (Evangelical Christian School)

LB - Bennett Harrison (Webb School Knoxville)

LB - Tyler Hardin (University School of Jackson)

LB - Joseph Patterson (University School of Jackson)

DB - Steve Wilson (Davidson Academy)

DB - Dalton Ponchillia (Franklin Road Academy)

DB - Todd Kelly Jr. (Webb School of Knoxville)

DB - Brock Beeler (Webb School of Knoxville)

P - Jack Grayson (Webb School Knoxville)


Division II-AA

Coach of the Year: Ricky Bowers (Ensworth)

Offense

QB - Jordan Rodgers (Memphis University School)

QB - Max Staver (Brentwood Academy)

QB - Andrew Bowers (Ensworth)

RB - Ramadi Warren (Christian Brothers)

RB - Corn Elder (Ensworth)

WR - Devin Perry (Memphis University School)

WR - Jalen Ramsey (Brentwood Academy)

OL - Alexander Karr (Christian Brothers)

OL - Arbre Jones (Memphis University School)

OL - Julian Nunally (McCallie)

OL - Alex Bars (Montgomery Bell Academy)

OL - Michael Sawyers (Ensworth)

OL - Parker Wade (Ensworth)

K - Rafael Gaglianone (Baylor)

Defense

DL - Derek Barnett (Brentwood Academy)

DL - Amos Mason (Brentwood Academy)

DL - Will Thomas (Baylor)

DL - Derrick Green (Baylor)

DL - Xavier Forrest (Ensworth)

DL - Jashon Robertson (Montgomery Bell Academy)

LB - Colton Jumper (Baylor)

LB - Peyton Klawinski (Memphis University School)

LB - Ford Howell (Memphis University School)

LB - Alex Ashlock (St. Benedict)

DB - D'Montre Wade (Brentwood Academy)

DB - Jamonte Graham (Father Ryan)

DB - Chris Carrier (Christian Brothers)

DB - Donovan Sheffield (Ensworth)

DB - Justin Loyd (Ensworth)

P - Gary Wunderlich (Memphis University School)

(E-mail Stan Crawley at wscrawley@earthlink.net)

 



Chip Brindle Wins At Fort Payne Speedway

Chip Brindle of Dalton/Chatsworth, Georgia won his third United Crate Racing Alliance main event of the season,  Saturday  night at Fort Payne (AL) Motor Speedway. Turning back local favorite Kasey Hall of Geraldine, "Chipper" won the $2,500/40-lap feature race, while halting Hall's two-race series win streak.   Brindle in his  Team 17/Hill ... (click for more)

UTC Soccer Battles Eastern Kentucky To 0-0 Tie

The UTC women’s soccer team battled to a 0-0 tie against Eastern Kentucky Sunday afternoon at Finley Stadium in non-conference action.   The Mocs remain unbeaten at 1-0-1 while Eastern Kentucky moves to 0-1-1 on the year.   “There’s a reason why they were co-regular season champions in the Ohio Valley Conference last year and made a run to the conference tournament ... (click for more)

Coolidge Park Crowd Gets Twilight, Cricket Chirping As Solar Eclipse Arrives

A crowd at Coolidge Park and the nearby Walnut Street Bridge got twilight and cricket chirping as the heralded solar eclipse finally arrived at mid-afternoon Monday. As the moon moved across the sun around 2:30 p.m., birds quit chirping and began to roost. Crickets started going full force. Lights on the Market Street Bridge began to flicker on. The event, sponsored by Comcast, ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Airport President Gets New Contract Amid Double-Digit Growth, Improvements

Chattanooga Airport President Terry Hart has been given a six-year extension on his contract amid double-digit passenger increases and a host of airport improvements. There is no increase in his $158,377 pay, but the board plans to put in annual performance reviews with some built-in bonuses. Jim Hall, vice chairman of the Airport Board, said it is also important that the ... (click for more)

Tom Decosimo: My Great-Great-Grandparents Are Buried At The Confederate Cemetery - And Response

To Mayor Berke, I cannot add any more to the very fine comments made in opposition to your empty jester to remove the city as a trustee of the Confederate Cemetery. I can, however, add some personal perspective as my great-great-grandparents are buried there. Penelope McDermott Cooke was a Daughter of the Confederacy and was concerned the remains of the Confederates who ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The New Mean

Until last Monday I believed nobody could ever hurt my feelings again. In the half-century I have been a writer I’ve had hundreds of people take swipes at me, been called more names, and received more hate mail than you can imagine. I also know the only way anyone can hurt you is for you to allow it and, brother, it is nigh impossible to get inside me. My defense mechanism is because ... (click for more)