Archer Leads McCallie Mat Tourney

Cleveland, Soddy Daisy are 2nd and 3rd

Friday, December 21, 2012 - by B.B. Branton

On the strength of sending nine wrestlers to Saturday morning's semifinals (11 a.m.) Archer (Ga.) is in first place at the 32nd annual McCallie Invitational Wrestling Tournament.

Archer has 130.5 points, while second place Cleveland (119.5) has eight in the semis and third place Soddy Daisy (86.0) has five in the semis in the 19-team field.

Saturday Finals: Finals for first, third and fifth places will begin at 3:30 p.m.

No.1 Seeds Advance:  All 14 No.1 seeds advanced to the semis ... 12 of the 14 No.2 seeds made it to the semis.

 

Results by weight class can be found on trackwrestling.com.

Team Standings

# of semifinalists in ( ) ... followed by team points

1, Archer (9) ... 130.5

2. Cleveland (8) ... 119.5

3. Soddy Daisy (5) ... 86.0

4. Union County (5)... 79 5

5. Alexander (2) ... 67.0

5. Carrollton (6)... 67.0

7. Hillcrest (4).. 65.5

8. Baylor (4) ...57.5

9. McCallie (3) ... 44.55

10. Lafayette (2) ... 43.0

11. Brentwood (2) ... 33.0

12. Heritage( Ga.) (2) ... 31.0

13. Parkview (2)... 28.0

14. Ringgold (0) ... 20.0

15. Northwest Whitfield (0) ... 18.0

16. Thomas A. Edison (1) .. 13.0

17. Sonoraville (0)... 12.0

18. Hillgrove (o) ... 5.5

19. Knox Webb (0) ... 0.0

 contact B.B. Branton at William.branton@comcast.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 ( 

 

 


Randy Smith: Here Comes The Judge

There is a special section down the right field line at Yankees Stadium in New York called "The Judge's Chambers." Each night during a home game, fans dress in all kinds of "judge's" regalia to honor the Yankees' rookie right fielder Aaron Judge. And honor him they should. Judge has created more excitement in Yankee Stadium than any rookie since Mickey Mantle. Check these numbers ... (click for more)

Covenant Volleyball Releases 2017 Schedule

A full slate of 30 regular season matches awaits the 2017 edition of the Covenant volleyball program as the schedule has been finalized. The Lady Scots will play in three non-conference tournaments, face national and regional powers, and play nine matches inside Barnes PE Center. The season gets started at Birmingham Southern for a weekend classic against Sewanee ( Sept. ... (click for more)

Smith Denies He Told Young To Shoot Holsey In North Chattanooga Drug Deal That Cost A Life; Asks Jury To Spare Him Life Sentence

Briston "B.J." Smith told a Criminal Court jury on Friday afternoon that he never ordered Adram "A.B." Young to shot Charles "Chas" Holsey in a North Chattanooga drug deal that cost a life. Smith, who was 18 at the time and is now 20, asked the jury not to put him behind bars for life. The state is seeking a life sentence (51 years) on a first-degree felony murder charge. ... (click for more)

12 "Johns" Arrested In Multi-Agency Prostitution Sting Operation In East Ridge, Including Doctor, Teacher

A joint operation was conducted on Wednesday by the East Ridge Police Department in cooperation with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department, Chattanooga Police Department, and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to combat human trafficking and prostitution complaints within the city of East Ridge. The operation was conducted over a two-day period when online advertisements ... (click for more)

Tom Edd Wilson Was A Great Visionary

We want to add to the many heart-felt messages that have been expressed regarding the recent passing of Tom Edd Wilson, a truly great visionary.    While he made his mark on many local organizations, Tom Edd will always hold a special place in the hearts of those who worked closely with him at Erlanger.   We benefited greatly from his steady guidance, leadership ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Luther’s B-17 Showed Up

I am a huge sap for our veterans and just the other days a reader shared the ultimate story about a guy who returned to his sweetheart at the end of World War II. The little town of Miller. Missouri, is located in the southwest corner of the state and the biggest thing to ever happen in Lawrence County is when a native son, James Lawrence, hollered “Don’t Give Up The Ship” in the ... (click for more)