Lee's Brew Named To 2 Regional Coach Of The Year Honors

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

The awards just keep on coming for Lee baseball coach Mark Brew.

For the seventh straight year, Brew received the ABCA/Diamond Regional Coach of the Year and the NAIA/Rawlings Regional Coach of the Year honors. Both awards were presented at the ABCA (American Baseball Coaches Association) National Convention in Dallas, Texas on Jan. 3rd.

The Lee skipper returned to Cleveland and was presented the TBCA (Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association) College Coach of the Year award on Jan. 11th. It was also the seventh straight year he has carted home this award.

Brew is getting ready for his eighth season as head coach of the Flames. His club finished 51-12 last season and advanced to the NAIA College World Series for the seventh consecutive year, placing third.  His overall record as Lee’s head coach now stands at 377-89-1.

The Flames open the 2014 season on Feb. 1, hosting Emmanuel College.


Make Your Prep Football Picks: Week Three

Loading... (click for more)

Dalton State Soccer Wins Over Florida Memorial, 1-0

Freshman Santiago Moore took a pass from captain Jordan Man Tuesday night and drove on in to score the game’s only goal as Dalton State opened the season with a 1-0 home win over Florida Memorial College. “The team that we played is very technical,” said Dalton State Coach Kerem Daser. “They’re a great team and they were better than us today, but we found a way to win. We’re ... (click for more)

City Councilman Larry Grohn To Run For Mayor Of Chattanooga

City Councilman Larry Grohn said Tuesday he plans to make a race for mayor of Chattanooga. Mr. Grohn, who will be giving up his District 7 seat on the council, said he has been "extremely frustrated" with the administration of Mayor Andy Berke. It is not yet known whether Mayor Berke, the former state senator, will seek a second term. City Councilman Ken Smith from District ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Short Term Vacation Rental Operators Praise System; Freeman Says Council Has To Get Some Rogue Operators Under Control

A host of Chattanooga residents who make extra income and meet new friends by renting out their homes told City Council members on Tuesday that short term vacation rentals are part of the new way of living. Commission Chairman Moses Freeman said those who came to the public hearing do it right, but he said a new ordinance is necessary because some who are not responsible "cause ... (click for more)

Proud To Be A Conservative Conservationist

I was born and raised in Chattanooga and was brought up to be a Tennessee conservative. That means that my family conserved our spending, our resources, and yes, even our environment.  I think we were inspired to do so because Tennessee is one of the most beautiful places in the entire United States. We have stunning mountains, wild rivers and quiet backcountry. And many of ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: How Tenure Destroys Kids

When the California Supreme Court announced last week that it would not hear a landmark case (Vergara v. California) you didn’t hear much about it, but when Hamilton County employs almost 30 percent of teachers that are deemed to be “the least effective” by any measure, it’s time for somebody outside our classrooms to start paying very close attention. I was amazed that last ... (click for more)