Tuesday Prep Volleyball Roundup

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

 Ooltewah defeated Bradley Central 25-23, 25-17, 25-10 and improves to 4-0 in the district and 17-2 overall

Ooltewah Stats

Sloan Sullivan -8 kills, 9 digs, 3 aces, 1 block

Josie Cain- 10 digs, 1 ace
Courtlyn Ison- 11 kills, .5 block
Alex Biro- 5 kills, 1 block
Summer Williams- 4 digs, 1 ace
Bethany Spange- 5 digs, 3 kills, 3 aces
Hanna Matthews- 4 digs, 1 kill, 27 assists, .5 block
Sidney Killingsworth- 2 kills
Emily Grace Thompson - 3 digs, 3 aces

Soddy-Daisy beat Cleveland in another key district win.  The Lady Trojans won 25-20, 21-25, 25-13, 28-26 improving to 2-2 in the district and 14-8 overall.

Soddy-Daisy Stats:

Haley Reynolds: 16 kills, 4 blocks
Hannah Robertson: 34 digs, 1 ace
Chloe Mitchell: 29 assists, 21 digs, 2 blocks, 1 kill
Lauren Smith: 30 digs, 12 kills, 2 assists
Karigan Fulghum: 12 digs, 2 assists, 2 kills, 2 blocks
Abby Walker: 13 digs, 9 kills, 2 blocks, 2 assists, 1 ace
Alex Folker: 3 kills, 5 blocks
Whitley Phipps: 1 ace, 5 digs

Lee Men Fall To Palm Beach Atlantic 68-66

The Lee men’s basketball team came up just short in a 68-66 non-conference loss to Palm Beach Atlantic in the Valdosta State Thanksgiving Classic on Saturday afternoon. A day after winning in overtime to Coastal Georgia the Flames came up a shot short against the Sailfish despite a 21-point effort from CJ Reese. Jervon Johnson added 15 points on 4-of-8 shooting from 3-point ... (click for more)

Mocs Basketball Wins At Emerald Coast Classic

-The Chattanooga Mocs captured the Emerald Coast Classic “travel bracket” Championship with a 62-52 win over Jacksonville State at the Arena at Northwest Florida State College. Justin Tuoyo led a quartet of Mocs in double digits with 14. “We really paid a lot of attention to our defense,” senior guard Eric Robertson shared. “Offensively, it really wasn’t clicking a lot in the ... (click for more)

Shots Fired From Vehicle; Police Locate Car And Arrest 5 Youths With Guns

Chattanooga Police said shots were fired from a vehicle on Friday afternoon, then officers located the vehicle and arrested five youths with guns.   That comes after a spate of shooting violence in which two women were killed and several other people injured by bullets.   Just after 4 p.m. Friday,  officers with the Chattanooga Police Department responded ... (click for more)

Man Struck And Killed On Highway 27 Friday Night

A man was struck and killed on Highway 27 on Friday night. The Chattanooga Police Department responded to reports of a pedestrian struck on Highway 27 Northbound, near the Main Street exit around 8:30 p.m. A male pedestrian was struck by a single vehicle. He  succumbed to his injuries on scene.  It is unknown why he was attempting to cross the highway. The name ... (click for more)

Lung Cancer, The Deadliest Cancer In The United States

This time of year, I remember to give thanks for my faith, my family and friends and my health. Recently, I learned that lung cancer is the deadliest form of cancer in the United States; in fact, more Americans die each year from lung cancer than any other type of cancer. One in 13 men and one in 16 women will develop the disease in their lifetime. It’s important to learn about ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: We Can’t ‘Ban The Box’

I know a man who has over 20 former convicts from federal prisons who either work for him or who have retired with their dignity, pride, and self-worth restored. Better yet, I know some of them, men who have done “hard time” in prisons so wretched none of us would dare to go. So on the surface I applaud City Councilman Yusef Hakeem for seeing ways to get formerly incarcerated men ... (click for more)