Thursday Prep Round-Up

Thursday, August 29, 2013


The Lady Panthers defeated Lookout Valley in a district match 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 21-25, 25-12)

Sale Creek is now 8-3, 2-0 in district play. Lookout Valley is 5-6 overall and 1-1 in the district.

Stats for Sale Creek
Megan Storey 12 kills, 14 digs, 8 assists, 1 ace
Brooke Welch 20 digs
Mikayla Crowder 11 kills
Regan Garrett  3 kills, 3 digs, 1 assist, 1 ace
Bailey Pugh 17 digs, 7 assists, 1 ace
Jordan Duncan 7 kills, 10 digs, 2 aces
Miranda Barnette  2 kills, 2 digs 

Stats for Lookout Valley
Savannah Walker 17 kills, 27 digs
Brianna Workman  10 kills, 28 digs
Annie Mare  11 kills, 35 assists


Ooltewah defeated East Hamilton 3-1 (25-21, 19-25, 25-23, 25-19). The Lady Owls are now 7-0, and 3-0 in the district.

Stats for Ooltewah
Josie Cain- 15 digs, 1 ace
Courtlyn Ison- 16 kills, 1 block
Alex Biro- 7 kills, 1 blocks, 1 dig
Summer Williams- 4 digs, 3 aces
Bethany Spange- 13 digs, 5 kills
Hanna Matthews- 7 digs, 1 kill, 41 assists, 1 ace
Sidney Killingsworth- 8 kills, 1 block
Alexis Godsey - 2 aces



Hixson claimed a 2-1 victory over East Ridge, Thursday night.

The Lady Wildcats were up 1-0 at half. They were led by Samantha Green with 2 goals. Demi Defoor had an assist and Cambree Spurlack recorded eight saves.

Abby Sweatman scored the lone goal for East Ridge off an assist from Kayla Deck.

Hixson will host Ooltewah next Tuesday, September 3rd. at 7pm.

Notre Dame Draws Top Ranked Greeneville, CCS Opens With Madison Magnet

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GPS, Baylor Fall In State Soccer Quarterfinals

The trip to Memphis was not kind to both GPS and Baylor as they both lost 1-0 in Division IIAA state quarterfinal matchups.  Baylor lost to defending Division IIAA state champions Briarcrest and GPS lost to Hutchison.   (click for more)

Fire Displaces Family Of 7; Blaze Ruled Accidental

No injuries were reported in connection with a house fire on Saturday afternoon that displaced a family of seven. The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm at 4:11 p.m. and responded to 3308 Dodson Ave. with five fire companies. Captain Wadie Suttles with Engine 4 said heavy fire was showing when the first firefighters arrived on the scene. As additional firefighters ... (click for more)

Clarence Ross, Leshawn Witherow Shot On Walden Avenue Friday Afternoon

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Where Is The Speed Control On Our Highways? - And Response (2)

I am teaching my 15-year-old to drive in the North Georgia and Chattanooga area. I have warned her of the dangers of exceeding the speed limit both as a hazard to herself and in terms of receiving a ticket. What a liar I am.  Have you driven on the local freeways and highways recently? I never see any highway patrolmen helping to reduce speeding or pulling over those who ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Vol Is Worth $521,854

The definition for the term “fair market value,” this from the IRS tax code, “is the price at which the property would change hands between a willing buyer and a willing seller, neither being under any compulsion to buy or to sell and both having reasonable knowledge of relevant facts.” So a recent article in Business Insider has just revealed a University of Tennessee scholarship ... (click for more)