Oklahoma City University Rowing, Georgia Tech Crew, Lincoln Park Boat Club, OKC Riversport Take Hooch Honors,

Sunday, November 03, 2013

Oklahoma City University Rowing finished on top in college team points at the Head of the Hooch regatta held in Chattanooga over the weekend.

The Georgia Tech Crew was tops in ACC team points.

Lincoln Park Boat Club won in club team points, while OKC Riversport finished on top in youth team points.

College Team Points
Oklahoma City University Rowing 360
Florida Institute of Technology 244
Georgia Tech Crew 176
University of Virginia Rowing Association 170
The University of Tulsa Women’s Rowing 169
ACC Team Points
Georgia Tech Crew 176
University of Virginia Rowing Association 170
University of Miami Crew 152
Clemson University Rowing Association 82
Florida State University 16
NCSU Crew 16
Club Team Points
Lincoln Park Boat Club 169
Masters Coaching 164
Western Reserve Rowing Association 140
Ridley Graduate Boat Club 122
Austin Rowing Club 113
Youth Team Points
OKC Riversport 416
Belen Jesuit Prep.
School
312
St. Louis Rowing Club 232
Miami Rowing and Watersports Center 231
Texas Rowing Center 228

Chattanooga Women Shock No.4 Tennessee, 67-63

Before the season started some people across the country called Chattanooga women’s basketball coach Jim Foster crazy for scheduling three top 10 teams – Notre Dame (national runner-up) Stanford and Tennessee - before Christmas. After Wednesday night’s UTC shocking 67-63 home win against No.4 Tennessee before 4,160, those same folks might believe coach Foster is crazy like ... (click for more)

Lady Mocs Withstand Comeback To Beat Lady Vols, 67-63

Jim Foster has won more of his share of big games in his 37 years coaching women’s college basketball, first at Vanderbilt and then at Ohio State. He can now say he’s done the same at Chattanooga after his Lady Mocs handed the Tennessee Lady Vols their first loss of the season Wednesday night at McKenzie Arena in front of 4,160 bi-partisan fans. It may have been UTC’s ... (click for more)

Woman Assaulted, Man Shot In Chamberlain Avenue Home Invasion

A woman was assaulted and a man shot in a home invasion on Chamberlain Avenue early Friday morning. At approximately 4:43 a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 2708 North Chamberlain Ave. for a home invasion/shooting.   Officers discovered that a black male forced entry into the residence and assaulted the first victim,Tequla Nicole Watkins, 28. ... (click for more)

10-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured In Attack By Pit Bull At His Home In Sale Creek

A 10-year-old boy suffered serious injuries when he was attacked by a pit bull on Thanksgiving Day morning. At approximately 10:12 a.m. deputies were called to 175 Daugherty Ferry Road regarding a report of a dog attack on a child. On arrival the Sale Creek Fire Department found the child on the front porch of the residence.  The child’s father said his son came ... (click for more)

Lawlessness At Heritage Park

As a frequent visitor at Heritage Park in East Brainerd, I must say that the situation is becoming slightly out of control.  To start, parking is atrocious.  The unpaved lot contains nothing but loose gravel which has naturally given way to divots in the ground assuring you a few bumps.  Why isn't this area smoothed out?  It's not worth parking there anyways ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A ‘Black Friday’ Poem

On this, “Black Friday,” when frantic shopping and crowded aisles cause some nerves to wear thin, please allow me to share a poem a friend sent me not long ago called “Shoes in Church.” Perhaps it will be fitting: SHOES IN CHURCH I showered and shaved. I adjusted my tie. I got there and sat In a pew just in time. Bowing my head in prayer, as I closed my eyes. I saw ... (click for more)