Cleveland at Top of Prep Wrestling Poll

22nd Year

Monday, December 02, 2013

It's prep wrestling season again and the first Tennessee High School Wrestling Poll shows D-I state duals and traditional champion Cleveland holding the No.1 spot. Each team has a power ranking which is based mainly on dual matches.

The voters have Father Ryan, Baylor, Wilson Creek and Soddy Daisy rounding out the top 5. Defending D-II champ Christian Brothers is at No.8.

Two good matches this week featuring top 10 teams has the top-ranked Blue Raiders hosting long-time rival No.4 Soddy Daisy, while No.7 Bradley Central hosts No. 6 McCallie. Start time is 7 p.m. for both matches.

Tennessee High School Wrestling Poll:

1. Cleveland - 95

2. Father Ryan - 93

3. Baylor - 77

4. Wilson Central - 71

5. Soddy Daisy - 68

6. McCallie - 59

7. Bradley Central  - 47

8. Christian Brothers - 43

9. Ravenwood - 22

10. (tie) Blackman - 17

10 (tie) MBA -  17

12. Clarksville - 11

 

 

 

  


Dalton State Women’s Golf: A 1st-Year Team With Winning Results

Jim McGrew, coach of the Dalton State Women's Golf Team, made a decision last year to delay the beginning of women's golf by one season.  His reasoning was that by doing so he would have more time to recruit and the Lady Roadrunners would be more competitive from the beginning of the program. During the extra time that he was allowed, Coach McGrew proved that ... (click for more)

Dalton State Volleyball Defeats Reinhardt 3-0

Dalton State                 25    25    25  - 3 Reinhardt University   19    18    20  - 0 The Dalton State volleyball team defeated visiting Reinhardt in straight sets Thursday night on Coach O Court at B. J. Bandy ... (click for more)

Downtown Chattanooga Apartment Complex That Brought $3 Million Profit Exempt From Most Taxes Until 2022 Under PILOT

A downtown Chattanooga apartment complex that recently was sold at a $3 million profit is exempt from most property taxes through 2022 under a PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) agreement.   No payment of school taxes was included in the deal for Walnut Commons at Walnut Street and Aquarium Way.   The only taxes due on the property for the next eight ... (click for more)

Cold, Wet Front To Make For Chilly And Damp Trick Or Treating; Snow Showers Possible Saturday

A surge of cold, moist air will make for less-than-ideal trick or treat conditions on Halloween night. Temperatures are expected to dip below freezing this weekend. There is a possibility of snow showers in Chattanooga on Saturday. Here is the latest forecast: Today Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming northwest ... (click for more)

A Vote For Education Is Critical In Tennessee

In a state where just 28 percent of eighth graders are proficient in math and 33 percent are proficient in reading according to national assessments, education is deserving of more attention in 2014 elections. Across the country, more parents are making informed decisions about their child’s education, but for Volunteer State parents without resources, choices are difficult to come ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Saban: ‘Ratings Don’t Matter’

When the first College Football Playoff rankings were released earlier this week, Alabama football coach Nick Saban got it right on the button when he shrugged, “I don't even care, to be honest with you." "To me, none of it matters, What does it matter?” he laughed at the Tide’s No. 6 ranking. “I mean, it only matters where you end up at the end. So what matters to us is how ... (click for more)