CFC Falls In Open Cup On Penalty Kicks

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

The Chattanooga Football Club traveled to Greensboro, NC on Tuesday to face off with the Carolina Dynamo of the USL Premier Development League in the US Open Cup tournament.   The Chattanooga team fell behind 1-0 early, then led 3-1 before falling in penalty kicks after both teams scored in overtime. 

The Dynamo took a 1-0 lead  into halftime on Tuesday before a flurry of scoring in the second half. 

CFC would score three straight goals to take a 3-1 lead.  The Dynamo answered on a penalty kick in the 76th minute and scored the equalizer in the 87th minute. 

In the 115th minute, Fynn Glover scored off a corner kick to give Chattanooga a 4-3 lead.  Two minutes later, Dynamo answered sending the game to penalty kicks. 

Dynamo out scored Chattanooga 4-1 to secure the win.  

Chattanooga plays their next game this Saturday at Gulfcoast Texans. 

Their next home game is May 25th at Finley Stadium against the Mississippi Storm. 



Choo-Choo City Mustangs Claim Championship

The Choo-Choo City Mustangs won the 2015 Lookouts Memorial Day Bash 14s  on Sunday  at AT&T Field by defeating the Georgia Warriors 8-4. The  Mustangs finished 5-0 in the tournament by defeating Chattanooga Baseball Club 15-4, Chattanooga Canes 4-0, Knoxville RBI 8-1, Chattanooga Irish 6-4 and the Georgia Warriors.   (click for more)

Dalton's Doug Hawley A Running Force For A Long Time

DALTON, Ga. – Most of Doug Hawley’s running days are behind him now, but oh, what a force he was on the road when he was training and in shape back in the 70s and 80s. The fellow who graduated from Cordele High School in 1958 before earning a degree in sports broadcasting from the University of Georgia isn’t as active as he used to be, but for a guy who’ll celebrate his 75 th ... (click for more)

Unexpected Amount East Ridge Owes On Fire Hall Property Rises To $603,000; City To Apply For Reimbursement

The unexpected amount the city of East Ridge will owe the state on the fire hall property in connection with the Bass Pro development has risen to $603,000. Earlier, East Ridge officials said the payment would be $428,000. City Manager Andrew Hyatt said Monday, "The Tennessee Department of Transportation notified the city of East Ridge that an appraisal of the city’s former ... (click for more)

Fire Breaks Out At House Off Highway 58

A fire broke out on Memorial Day afternoon at a house off Highway 58. A 911 call was made at 12:10 p.m. reporting a house fire at 6019 Hillcrest Dr. The Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department responded and found fire showing on an addition to the house. Firefighters worked quickly entering the addition to extinguish the fire from spreading to the main level of the house. ... (click for more)

A Memorial Day Reflection

I wish I could find that combination of words that would capture an inclusive meaning of Memorial Day.  I have attended many Memorial Day programs at the Chattanooga National Cemetery, so many that now they have merged into one memory.  But what stands out is that each year there are more friends and veterans to visit.  Some gave their all many years ago.  And ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Keep Your ‘Dirty’ Feed

Mark Twain once observed the difference in a cat and a lie is that a cat only has nine lives. You might remember that when you hear that a group of Tennessee Walking Horse trainers just donated two tons of horse feed “to aid and assist in the rehabilitation” of 55 horses that were rescued from deplorable conditions at a West Tennessee farm. The truth is that the horses were taken ... (click for more)