Monday Prep Volleyball Roundup

Monday, August 19, 2013

The Soddy Daisy Lady Trojans opened their 2013 season with a 3-0 win over the Lady Lions of Red Bank.  The scores were 25-18, 25-15, and 25-12.

Soddy Daisy stats:
Haley Reynolds:  8 kills, 2 stuff blocks, 1 assist
Lauren Smith: 3 aces, 7 kills, 1 assist
Hannah Robertson: 3 aces, 31 digs  
Karigan Fulghum: 1 ace, 7 digs, 9 kills, 1 stuff block, 1 assist
Chloe Mitchell: 2 aces, 14 digs, 29 assists, 1 stuff block
Abby Walker: 1 ace, 4 digs, 8 kills, 3 stuff blocks, 1 assist
Alex Volker: 3 kills, 1 stuff block, 1 dig
Mackenzie Landreth: 1 ace, 3 assists, 1 kill
Whitley Phipps: 6 digs, 1 ace

Soddy Daisy won the J.V. game 2-0 (25-9, 25-20)

East Ridge started their 2013 season at Grace Academy.  East Ridge won 2-1 with scores of 25-15, 19-25, 25-22.  East Ridge won the JV contest 2-1.

East Ridge stats:
Hannah Eldridge - 14 kills, 18 digs, 2 aces
Kyhonah Lawrence - 28 assists, 10 digs, 3 blocks
Ieashia Taylor - 6 kills, 15 digs, 3 blocks
Michelle Hughes - 5 kills, 6 blocks, 5 digs, 1 ace
De'Jha Billingsley - 6 kills, 3 blocks, 8 digs, 1 ace
Michaela Moore - 3 kills, 2 digs
Tamara Sandridge - 13 digs
Katie Gadd - 5 digs, 1 ace


Ooltewah def. Hixson 25-17, 25-19 and Sale Creek 25-21, 25-23

Ooltewah Stats vs Hixson:

Sloan Sullivan - 7 digs, 5 kills,
Josie Cain-13 digs, 1 ace
Summer Williams - 2 digs, 3 aces
Bethany Spange -5 digs, 3 kills, 4 aces
Hanna Matthews - 1 kill, 12 assists
Alex Biro- 1 dig, 4 kills
Courtlyn Ison - 5 kills

Ooltewah Stats vs Sale Creek:
Sloan Sullivan - 8 digs, 1 kills,
Josie Cain-11 digs, 1 ace
Summer Williams - 2 digs
Bethany Spange -5 digs, 2 kills, 2 aces
Hanna Matthews - 2 aces, 20 assists
Alex Biro- 1 ace, 6 kills, 2 blocks
Courtlyn Ison - 8 kills, 4 blocks
Sidney Killingsworth - 4 kills, 2 blocks
Allie Jones - 1 kill


UTC's Taylor Hall Gets WNBA Tryout

It began with a text close to midnight Monday from head coach Jim Foster. That was followed shortly by a phone call. Following the WNBA Draft Monday night, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior Taylor Hall (New Tazewell, Tenn.) received an invitation from the Seattle Storm to participate in training camp and fight for a spot on the 2014 roster. “It’s hard ... (click for more)

UTC Women's Tennis Heads SoCon Semis Today

Highlighted by the Chattanooga vs. Samford women's tennis match at 2 p.m., the Southern Conference Championship semifinal matches for men and women are played today at the Champions Club in Rivermont. Championship Finals- Saturday  Men at 10 a.m. ... Women at 2 p.m. Men's Semifinals - 10 a.m. No.1 Elon (18-4, 10-0) vs. No4. Appalachian State (10-12)... both ... (click for more)

Shots Fired During Armed Robbery At Rossville McDonald's

Shots were fired during an armed robbery at the McDonald's on Rossville Boulevard on Friday morning. At approximately 6:15 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a robbery at 4502 Rossville Blvd. at the McDonald’s.  Investigators discovered that two masked suspects entered the McDonald’s. One suspect fired a round into the ceiling and then ordered everyone to the ... (click for more)

Soddy Daisy May Begin Effort To Allow Wine In Grocery Stores; Concussion Forms Required For Sporting Events; WWTA Chided For Causing Potholes

The Soddy-Daisy Commission is considering taking steps to allow wine in grocery stores now that Tennessee state lawmakers have voted to lift restrictions. To have the law appear on the next ballot for a vote, Mayor Janice Cagle said a petition with an amount of signatures totaling 10 percent of the number of voters in the last general election will have to be collected. Commissioner ... (click for more)

State Moving Forward In Educational Improvements

The State Collaborative on Reforming Education released the following statement from President and CEO Jamie Woodson regarding the 2014 legislative session in Tennessee and HB1549/SB1835, which passed the General Assembly Thursday: After a year of extensive public and legislative conversation regarding higher academic standards and related strategies to improve student learning, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Some Really Funny Tweets

I am not on Twitter so I don’t tweet. Difficulties with my right hand don’t even allow me to text and when you blend in the fact I am now a bonafide senior citizen, it is ample reason for me to live a life where I am lacking in what otherwise might be achieved through social networking. Twitter has done real well without me. It is one of the 10 most visited websites in the world; ... (click for more)