Arts & Sciences Defeats Whitwell In Region 3-A

Boyd-Buchanan Wins Over Lookout Valley

Saturday, February 22, 2014
The Arts & Sciences boys’ basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the Region 3-A tournament with a 76-52 win over Whitwell in Saturday night’s opening game at CSAS.

The Patriots, the runner-up from District 5, built a 24-11 lead at the end of the first against 6-A No. 3 Whitwell, and extended it to 40-22 at the half. Shunn Moorer and Miguel Hamilton led the Patriots with 12 points apiece, and Joshua Carter followed with 10.

“We had great energy and focus tonight,” CSAS coach Mark Dragoo said. “Our two seniors, Nick Moore and Brandon Houston, led the way on both ends of the floor.”

The win improves Arts & Sciences’ record to 20-8. They will return to action in the region semifinals Tuesday at CSAS.

BOYD-BUCHANAN  59 LOOKOUT VALLEY 41 - The Yellow Jackets of Lookout Valley led 12-10 at the end of the first quarter but the Bucs took control in the second leading 27-23 at the half.

The Bucs held Lookout Valley to just eight points in the third quarter and went on to win 59-41.  Austin Walker had 17 points for Boyd-Buchanan

Lookout Valley was led by Fitzgerald Morris with 13 points. 

Scoring summary:

Region 3-A Tournament

ARTS & SCIENCES 76, WHITWELL 52

Whitwell  11  11  10  20  --  52
CSAS     24  16  17  19  --  76

Whitwell (52)
-- Tyler Gholston 12, Chase White 12, Hunter Patton 11, Nelson 8, J. Patton 6, Burdette 2, Meade 1, Sullivan, Morrison, Lockhart, Chambers, B. Gholston.

CSAS (76) --  Shunn Moorer 12, Miguel Hamilton 12, Carter 10, Brown 9, Houston 9, Moore 8, Graves 6, Fuller 4, Lansden 4, Ratliff 2, Nelson 3.

3-point goals: Whitwell 5 (Nelson 2, Patton 2, White); CSAS 6 (Carter 2, Moorer, Hamilton, Brown, Houston).

 

Boyd-Buchanan 10 17 19 13 -- 59
Lookout Valley 12 11 8 10 -- 41


Boyd-Buchanan (59) Austin Walker 17, Jeremiah Nason 12, Justus McMillan 9, Arnedale 8, Evans 5, Jenkins 3, Cox 2, Macon 2
Lookout Valley (41) Morris 13, Parham 6, Standifer 6, Clounch 6, Robinson 6, Billingsley 2, Dixon 2


3-point goals: Boyd-Buchanan 8 (Walker 3, McMillan 2, Arendale 2, Evans 1); Lookout Valley 4 (Clounch 2, Sandifer 1, Robinson 1






Covenant Tennis Names Butler Graduate Assistant

The Covenant men's and women's tennis programs have announced Arielle Butler as the graduate assistant coach for head coach John Hirte. Butler will assist with both programs in her role. "I am very excited to join the athletic staff at Covenant and to have the opportunity to work at such a beautiful campus," Butler said. "I'm thrilled to have Arielle join our staff ... (click for more)

Bosken Named Head Coach Of Higher Calling Wrestling Club

The Higher Calling Youth Wrestling Club of Cleveland announced this week that Josh Bosken has been named as the club’s new head coach.   Bosken previously served as head coach of the Cleveland High School Blue Raiders wrestling team and has been involved with the high school and middle school wrestling programs at Cleveland since 2007.   “I’m thankful ... (click for more)

Charges, Bond Reduced For Mother Of Child Who Died In Hot Car

Charges and bond have been reduced for the mother of an 11-month-old child who died in a hot car on the parking lot of a chicken place on Tunnel Boulevard on July 8. Jessica Tollett was not charged in the child's death, but was arrested on three counts of aggravated child neglect because of living conditions for her three children. Travis McCullough, the father of the children, ... (click for more)

Katrina Holloway, 42, Shot And Killed On Cypress Street Court; Boyfriend Is Arrested

Katrina Holloway, 42, was shot and killed early Thursday morning, and her boyfriend, Reginald Oakley, 43, has been arrested.   Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot at 1:30 a.m. to the 1200 block of Cypress Street Court. Upon arrival, officers located the victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound. She had succumbed to her injuries prior to police arrival. ... (click for more)

Police Chief Finalist’s Background Highlights Need For Community Control - And Response (2)

On Monday, July 10, it was announced  that a Mayor Berke-appointed search committee had presented Berke with three finalists for the position of Chattanooga’s next Police Chief. Among those three finalists is Captain Todd Chamberlain of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD).  The importation of any officer from the LAPD should raise concern considering the notorious ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Never Rile A Ghost

I don’t care whether you believe in ghosts or not but there is one of life’s rules that should be etched in stone – “Don’t Stir Up A Ghost.” Personally I’ve never seen a ghost but when I was a little kid I heard a bunch of them at different times, and I know where some hang out. There is the famous “Green Eyes” among a handful of haunts at the Chickamauga Battlefield. You can hear ... (click for more)