Bryan Baseball Loses Doubleheader To St. Andrews

Sunday, March 16, 2014

The Bryan College baseball team lost a doubleheader at St. Andrews University on Saturday.  The Lions fell in game one 14-6 and game two 7-6.  Bryan is now 16-12 overall and 6-3 in the AAC.

In game one, both teams scored a run in the first inning.  The Lions scored a run in the top of the second, but the Knights scored five runs in the bottom of the inning.  Bryan scored two runs in the third and one run in the fourth.  St. Andrews crossed the plate three times in the fourth inning, three in the fifth, and two in the sixth.  The Lions scored their final run in the seventh inning.

Preston King led the Bryan offense with two runs batted in and two hits. Cody Rhinehart, Kevin Roberts and Grant Zawadzki recorded one RBI and two hits apiece.  Zawadzki scored two runs, and Rhinehart scored one. Tyler Latham, Justin Morhardt, Hunter Tipton and Crandon Wallace finished with one hit each.  Tipton and Wallace crossed the plate once. John Cain also scored a run.

Tristan Speak started on the mound and received the loss.  He gave up six runs, four earned, and seven hits in two innings of work. John Cain threw the next three innings.  He gave up six runs, four earned, and eight hits. Kyle Paulson pitched the sixth inning.  He gave up two unearned runs and one hit.

In game two, the Lions scored two runs in their first at-bat, but then they gave up three runs in the bottom of the inning.  Bryan scored two more runs in the third to take the lead, but St. Andrews tied the game in the bottom of the inning.  Again the Lions scored two runs in the fifth.  The Knights scored a run in the bottom of the inning.  Then St. Andrews scored two runs in the seventh inning to get the win.

Justin Morhardt led the offense with four runs batted in, two hits, and one run scored.  He hit a two-run home run in the third inning. Tyler Latham and Grant Zawadzki finished with one RBI and two hits apiece. Kevin Roberts recorded one hit and three runs hit. Cody Rhinehart and Joey Underwood tallied one hit and one run scored each. Crandon Wallace added one hit.

Hunter Lamoureux started on the mound for the Lions and pitched two and one-third innings.  He gave up four runs and seven hits.  He struck out four batters. Ian Andrews recorded an inning of work.  He did not give up a hit or a run.  Brannon Short threw for an inning and a third.  He gave up one run and two hits. Kenny Knudsen pitched the final one and two-thirds of an inning and received the loss.  He gave up two runs and four hits.

The Lions play again on Wednesday at home against Lee University.  The single nine-inning game is scheduled to start at 6 p.m.


Lookouts Open Important Home Series With Smokies Tuesday Night

After losing 4-of-5 road games to the Jackson Generals and falling out of first place, the Chattanooga Lookouts open a home series with the Tennessee Smokies Tuesday night. The Lookouts,  2015 Southern League Champions, have slipped into third place in the North Division. The Montgomery Biscuits are in first place with the Jackson Generals, the first half division winners, ... (click for more)

Prep Football Tour: A visit to 11 schools During First Official Practice

"I love physics (3.8 GPA) and plan to study mechanical engineering in college and possibly play football.  - Ross Wortman a senior quarterback/linebacker at Boyd Buchanan.  He and Kohl Henke are vying for the starting QB spot this fall for the Bucs.   The 2016 prep football season officially got under way Monday as high school players across Hamilton County ... (click for more)

$30 Million Development Planned At King And South Market; Will Include Hotel, Condos, Offices, Retail, Possible Restaurant

A new $30 million development is planned for the Southside at King Street and South Market. Nick Wilkinson, city deputy director for economic development, said it will include a hotel, condos, offices, retail and possibly a restaurant. It could also include some light industry. A storage building and a parking lot are now at the site. He said the developers plan to reuse ... (click for more)

Investor In Scheme Says Dyer Made Contacts At Quarterback Club

One of the investors who was a loser in an investment scheme recently halted by the Securities and Exchange Commission said one of the Chattanooga brokers involved made many of his contacts through the Chattanooga Quarterback Club. Paul Smith, former Hamilton County Democratic Party chairman, said Doug Dyer has been the president for many years of the club that promotes UTC and ... (click for more)

Expand Broadband Internet, Not The Size Of Government

I’d like to respond to two letters in your July 13 edition that praised Rep. Mike Carter’s efforts to expand statewide broadband access. Rep. Carter wants more government involvement in the broadband sector, including an expansion of taxpayer-funded, municipal broadband networks.  Rep. Carter’s supporters argued he’s standing up for consumers against huge telecommunications ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Our Horses Vs. DesJarlais

It is well-known that shortly after the despicable “Big Lick” faction of the Tennessee Walking Horse industry put on a very-pointed fundraiser for the equally repugnant Congressman Scott DesJarlais (R-Jasper) two years ago, the misguided doctor has repeatedly tried to bully and strong-arm the U.S. Department of Agriculture on the behalf of the vermin who sadistically torture the ... (click for more)