Lady Scots Surge Past Toccoa Falls, 79-65

Saturday, February 16, 2013
TOCCOA FALLS, Ga. -- Jessica Chittenden scored 15 points, including a perfect 11-of-11 from the free-throw line, to lead the Covenant women's basketball team to a 79-65 victory over Toccoa Falls on Saturday afternoon.

Covenant moves to 12-10 with the victory.

Chittenden's 15 points set a new career-high, an achievemnt she set just one week ago. The senior also added seven rebounds and two assists.

Haley Soles and Liz Dougherty each had 12 points. Soles drained four 3-pointers and had three assists, while Dougherty added four steals.
Jess Fikkert had 10 points in 11 minutes of action off the bench.

As a team, Covenant shot 41.9 percent (26-62) from the floor and committed just 11 turnovers. The Lady Scots also made 20-of-24 free-throws and outrebounded the Lady Eagles 32-28.

Toccoa Falls was led by Kim Crapse's 14 points. Maddy Moody added 12 points, while Angela Little chipped in 11.

Covenant will be off from competition for a week. The Lady Scots play at Warren Wilson on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 1 p.m.


Mocs Remain Undefeated In SoCon Wrestling With Win Over Citadel

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team used four first-period pins to roll over The Citadel 38-7 in Southern Conference action in Charleston, S.C., today.  The Mocs even their overall record a 6-6 and moved to 4-0 in SoCon competition.  Junior Alonzo Allen set the tone early with a first period tech fall over Williams Jacobs.  He scored two ... (click for more)

Dalton State Makes It 5 In A Row With Win Over Mobile

#13-ranked Dalton State collected their fifth win in a row, defeating Mobile (Ala.) 99-78 at H. Austill Pharr Gymnasium in Mobile, Ala. on Saturday evening. Mobile would jump out to an early three point lead to begin the game, but the Roadrunners would strike back quickly. An 11-2 run by Dalton State would see them stretch out a 12 point lead at 25-13 after an Isaiah Box three ... (click for more)

Ivy Johnson, 23, And Cordarrius Johnson, 26, Shot Early Sunday Morning On Lillian Lane

Ivy Johnson, 23, And Cordarrius Johnson, 26, were shot early Sunday morning.   Chattanooga Police were notified at 4:39 a.m. of two people arriving at a local hospital with gunshot wounds. Upon arrival, police spoke with the two victims who were suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds. The victims arrived at the hospital via personal vehicle.   ... (click for more)

2 Top Officials Leave Administration Of Sheriff Eric Watson

Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson on Sunday announced the resignations of Chief Deputy Brian Smith and Director of Administrations Arnold Botts. He said they "served with distinction for the past four years." The Sheriff's Office said, "Smith notified Sheriff Watson that he is exploring business opportunities in the private sector, while Botts mentioned the timing was right ... (click for more)

DACA Or Amnesty To Become The Majority?

As we have the political drama that we see in D.C. let’s be honest about what DACA is all about. We understand as the liberal policies of abortion, dependency on the government and an anti-American globalist / progressive agenda that many have come to realize these policies no longer represent their core beliefs and have left a certain party. Without an influx of new dependency ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Rebranding & ‘Culture’

My grandfather, who ran several very successful businesses, was a very astute fellow. I can’t tell you how many times he said, “The worst thing any salesman who calls on a business can say is, ‘I am here to save you some money.’ That’s not true -- In every instance they are in front of you hoping to make some money for themselves, else they would have never come by.” Another ... (click for more)