UTC Sets Date For Fourth Annual Women's Football Clinic

Saturday, June 15, 2013
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football head coach Russ Huesman will host the fourth annual Women's Football Clinic, inspired by Memorial Health Care System, on Friday, July 26.  Doors open to the Stadium Club at Finley Stadium at 6:00 p.m. (E.D.T.) for preregistration and the social hour. 

Participants should get there early to meet the coaching staff and mingle with other Mocs fans prior to the start of the event.

Coach Huesman and his staff will be on hand to provide an exciting evening of football and fun for all of the ladies in the Chattanooga area.

The formal part of the night kicks-off at 7:00 p.m. with on-field coaching and instruction.  There is a tour of the Mocs locker room, as well as demonstrations of the Mocs’ positions, plays and penalties.  Participants are encouraged to experience as many, or as few, of the on-field activities as they are comfortable with. 

Afterwards, there will be a discussion panel and Q&A session with the spouses of the UTC staff, including Coach Huesman's wife, Amy.

The cost for admission is $40 through pre-registration or at the door. UTC students, faculty and staff can get in for $25 per person. All attendees will receive an official women's clinic T-Shirt.  Door prizes and other awards will be distributed throughout the evening.

Fans can register for the 2013 Women's Football Clinic here.  For more information on the 2013 Women's Football Clinic, please contact Mocs Athletics Director of Marketing and Promotions Erika Lerum at (423) 425-2257 or email at erika-lerum@utc.edu.

All proceeds from the 2013 Women's Football Clinic will go to support the Huesman's Huddle program. Entering its fifth year, Huesman's Huddle is a very popular allotment of tickets donated by Mocs fans, alumni and supporters that are used to provide free admission to home football games to underprivileged fans.


Three Marion Players On 2A Preseason All-State Team

Marion County's Corey Tucker, Christian Stephens and Alex Kirkendoll have been voted to the Star Physical Therapy Class 2A preseason all-state team in Murphy Fair's Tennessee High School Football magazine. Other area players on the team are Tellico Plains' Ryan Bookout, Boyd-Buchanan's Eli Legg and Sweetwater's Bailey Byrum.  Marion County finished as state runner-up ... (click for more)

Three Tied For Lead In Choo Choo Golf

Three players shot 5-under 67 on Monday and share the lead in the Choo-Choo Invitational golf tournament at the Council Fire Club. Local 30-year-old golfer Taylor Lewis, Tennessee junior Jack Smith and UT-Martin sophomore Hunter Richardson finished atop the scoreboard  after the first of three rounds. Lewis shot his 67 despite a double bogey on No. 8 . He had an eagle ... (click for more)

Assessor Of Property Bill Bennett Will Not Seek Re-Election

Bill Bennett, a longtime fixture in Hamilton County government, announced Monday that he plans to retire at the end of his current term as assessor of property. Mr. Bennett said, "After careful thought, prayer and encouragement from my family, I have made the decision to retire at the end of my current term and not place my name on the ballot for assessor of property in the 2016 ... (click for more)

Funeral Service For Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Scott Smith Is Tuesday

The funeral service for Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Scott Smith will be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Fort Oglethorpe.   Petty Officer Smith is the last of the five servicemen, and the second in Chattanooga, to be buried after the attack on July 16.   Parking at the church is reserved for family and friends of the Smith family. The public ... (click for more)

Lorri Wyatt Thanks The Community

Over the past 10 days, my life has been a whirlwind. My entire life changed in an instant. My husband, David Wyatt, was an incredible man, father and husband. He was funny, hardworking, honest, kind, loving and devoted to everyone in it. Everyone that knew David, loved him. He had a way of touching lives, without even knowing he was. On July 16, we lost him, and our lives will never ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Chanie's Puzzling Poem

Ronnie Joice was in a bar in north London when he spied a poem tacked to the wall. The more he studied it, the more it revealed and, suddenly, he was floored. I don’t need to tell you it has gone viral, cheering people up particularly in England, but it is fun to know it was written by an 11 th -grader at an all-girls school in New York. Chanie Gorkin first posted it on her page ... (click for more)