Lady Mocs Announce Blue/Gold Softball Rosters

Thursday, October 10, 2013

The Chattanooga Lady Mocs softball team announced its Blue & Gold Game rosters Thursday afternoon for its 11 a.m. Saturday inter-squad matchup at Frost Stadium. The matchup will feature two split-squad teams along with the pitchers serving as a third, all-time-pitcher team. Admission is and a free picnic sponsored by the Lady Moc RBI Club will immediately follow outside the stadium behind the first base line after the game.

“Blue and Gold weekend is always fun,” Head Coach Frank Reed said. “We always have it the weekend of Homecoming and we always have a great turnout. It’s great to incorporate the softball game into the Homecoming festivities, giving fans a chance to come watch some softball and eat before going over to Finley for the football game.”

Ten Lady Mocs have been assigned to each team while Chattanooga’s four pitchers will wear white uniforms and will not step into the batter’s box.


  Blue Team                                Gold Team  
24 Hannah Thurley 1B Stephanie Rieck 3
16 Tyler Templet 2B Nicole Osterman 6
9   Sarah Beth Roberts 3B Savannah Goldsmith 
14
23 Criket Blanco SS Alyssa Taylor 11
4 Amanda Ross LF Jenny Garcia 8
2 Sam Taylor CF Kaiti Dutton 1
7 Marina Wilkerson RF Courtney Ervin 22
13 Shelby Carter C Anyssa Robles 18
12 Jesslyn Stockard Res. Victoria Hunter 5
25 Kaitlyn Walker Res. Yoshi Hooks 20

  Pitchers (White Uniforms)  
10 Taylor Deason RHP
17 Liana Rodrigues RHP
19 Katie Henderson RHP
15 Rachel Albritton RHP

Dixie Youth Baseball: Signal Mountain Wins 9-10s Title

Pitcher Forrest Sveadas struck out two and tossed a four-hitter as Signal Mountain American defeated Signal Mountain National, 8-4, to win the Dixie Youth Baseball District 6 championship for 9-10s (AA) Tuesday at Senter Field on Lookout Mountain. Offensively, Sveadas, Jackson Phillips and Sam Eldridge each had a single and scored a run, while Trey Speek and Carter Giles each ... (click for more)

Randy Smith: It's A Wonder We Survived

It's been 51 years since I played my first snap of organized football. I was 13 years old and entering the eighth grade at Madison Junior High School. We had more than 50 boys on the roster for our seventh and eighth grade team, and just one coach. I always held Coach Jimmy Graves in high regard because he very seldom had anyone to help him with drills or any other part of the game, ... (click for more)

Boyd Asks Coppinger For Public Apology; Does Not Get One

County Commissioner Tim Boyd on Wednesday morning read a letter in which he asked County Mayor Jim Coppinger for a public apology. However, he did not get one. Instead, County Mayor Coppinger called remarks last Wednesday by Commissioner Boyd that the county mayor had $4.4 million in discretionary funds "ridiculous." He said that money includes such items as the Humane Educational ... (click for more)

New Family Justice Center Opens Near Eastgate

The fourth Family Justice Center in Tennessee opened on Wednesday in Chattanooga to much fanfare from community members and advocacy groups with comments from Executive Director Valerie Radu, Mayor Andy Berke and City Council Chair Carol Berz among others.       Ms. Berz, who has been an advocate for the establishment of such a facility to unite ... (click for more)

Police Need To Stop The Road Cowboys - And Response

Where is our highway patrol?  If they were known to regularly patrol our interstate highways through our city I don't think it would take long before the "truckers" were aware of it.  There are places in our country where this is the case.   When I have traveled Interstates 24 and 75 I may see the occasional car pulled over but rarely if ever is it an 18-wheeler. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: My Garden This July

As the month of July dawns this morning, a walk through my garden shows some flowers blooming, my marigolds dying, and the grass is greener than I thought it would be. But as I look for what’s good and what’s bad, let’s remember that some firecrackers pop while others fizzle. Here we go… A BANG to career criminal Whitely Bulger, the 85-year-old master criminal who in a recent ... (click for more)