Soddy Daisy Girls Tennis is 5-0

Friday, March 28, 2014
The Soddy Daisy girls tennis team edged East Hamilton, 6-3, Thursday to remain unbeaten at 5-0 on the season.

The East Hamilton boys defeated the Trojans also, 6-3.

At No.1 singles, Olivia Crawley (SD) defeated Hanna Dattilo, 8-6, while East Hamilton's Bailey Lenoir (EH) defeated Seth Stewart, 9-8 (7-3).

Soddy Daisy Girls 6, East Hamilton 3
Olivia Crawley (SD)  8-6 over Hanna Dattilo
Chloe Mitchell (SD)  8-0 over Noa Geyne  
Abigail Ellis (SD) 8-3 over Emma Campbell
Katelynn Coyner (SD) 1-8 lost to Shanna Love
Kacey Stephens (SD) 4-8 lost to Meghan Gallups
Shelby Noe (SD) 8-5 over Carly Jones

Ellis/Mitchell (SD) 8-3 over Dattilo/Campbell
Crawley/Stephens (SD) 8-0 Geyne/Love
Coyner/Noe (SD) 0-8 lost to Gallups/Jordan Kasee

East Hamilton Boys 6, Soddy Daisy 3
Seth Stewart (SD) 8-9 (3-7) lost to Bailey Lenoir
Chris Tindall (SD) 8-4 over Tucker Kelly
Micah Climer (SD) 5-8 lost to Shawn Kim
Ben Bates (SD) 3-8 lost to Jacob Norman
Andrew Holladay (SD) 9-8 (7-2) over Michael Hanna
Robert Sneed (SD) 5-8 lost to Connor/Long

Stewart/Holladay (SD) 2-8 lost to Lanoir/Norman
Tindall/Bates (SD) 8-4 over Kelley/Kim
Climer/Sneed (SD) 6-8 lost to Hanna/Dylan Brown 

Greer Wins Mid-Amateur In Playoff

Knoxville's Ryan Greer defeated Franklin's Kevin Watford in a playoff Friday and won the 27th Tennessee Mid-Amateur Championship at The Honors Course. Greer and Watford each finished at 212, with Greer winning with a par on the first hole of sudden death. Nashville's Craig Smith and Memphis' Matt Cooper finished in a tie at 214. 27th Annual Tennessee Mid-Amateur ... (click for more)

UTC Volleyball Drops Close Match To Tulsa

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Detectives Investigating Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy At Soddy Daisy

Detectives are investigating the death of a three-year-old child, who was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday and later died. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 10710 Jenkins Circle, Soddy Daisy, on Wednesday on a report of a boy having drowned in the bathtub.  Deputies arrived on the scene and immediately took over CPR until Hamilton County Emergency ... (click for more)

Shooting Of 15-Year-Old Began As Argument Between Teens

According to police, the Tuesday night shooting of a juvenile on Taylor Street started as an argument between the two young men. Terry Marshell Smith Jr., 19, was arrested the following day. Police said the former Hixson High School student shot the juvenile in the shoulder after their argument and then fled the scene.  According to police, Smith admitted to the shooting. ... (click for more)

Better Plan For Walnut Street Hotel

Mitch Patel and his Vision Hospitality Group have unveiled a revised plan for a hotel on Walnut Street. It is much better than the one proposed two years ago. By having no curb cuts on Walnut Street, it makes that special block near the bridge more inviting and safer for pedestrians. Deliveries would be off Riverfront Parkway and hotel access (valet parking) would be off Aquarium ... (click for more)

Thanks For Making The Southern Brewers Festival A Success

Now that the dust has settled I'd like to thank Chattanooga for supporting the Southern Brewers Festival and making it yet another very successful event.    For those who do not know - the SBF benefits the Chattanooga chapter of Kids on the Block and the Chattanooga Community Kitchen.  As a partner helping the SBF with volunteers, sponsorships and the overall production ... (click for more)