Bryan College Softball Loses Two At Milligan

Friday, April 18, 2014

The Bryan College softball team competed in a doubleheader today at Milligan College.  The Lions lost game one 7-3 and game two 3-2.  The softball team is now 25-20 overall and 12-6 in the AAC.

In game one, the Lions scored two runs in the first inning to take the early lead.  The Buffaloes scored four runs in the second inning to take the lead and added three in the fourth.  Bryan scored a run in the fifth inning to get the final score.

Becca Zimmerman led the offense with two runs batted in and one hit.  Olivia Gore had a team high two hits to go with one run scored.  Katelyn Bowen and Mariam Wood added one hit apiece.  Heather Daniel and Katie Vaughn scored one run each.

Sarah Hundley pitched all six innings for the Lions and received the loss.  She gave up seven runs and seven hits.

In game two, both teams score a run in the third inning.  The Buffaloes scored a run in the fifth inning to take the lead.  The Lions tied the game in the sixth inning off of a solo homerun by Heather Daniel.  Milligan scored a run in the seventh to win the game.

Heather Daniel led the offense with one run batted in, two hits, and one run scored.  Heidi Daniel had the teams other RBI.  Katie Vaughn recorded two hits and one run scored.  Taylor Yates tallied two hits.  Katelyn Bowen and Jill Davis logged one hit apiece.

Kaitie Sims pitched the entire game and received the loss.  She gave up three runs, two earned, and seven hits.

The Lions play again tomorrow at St. Andrew's University.  The doubleheader is scheduled to start at 1:00pm ET.



North Alabama Tops Lee Volleyball 3-1

Facing a stiff challenge visiting the defending Gulf South Conference Champions to open up league play the Lee volleyball team fell to North Alabama, 3-1 on Tuesday evening.   The Lady Flames (6-2, 0-1) lost for the first time since dropping the opening match of the 2017 season to Lincoln Memorial while the Lions extend their winning streak to nine games and improve to ... (click for more)

Dalton State's Moore Named National Player Of The Week

Alberto Ciroi of Baker (Kan.) has been named the NAIA National Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week and  Santiago Moore  of Dalton State (Ga.) has been named the NAIA National Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday . Ciroi and Moore were selected based on their performances from Sept. 11 – 17 and were chosen out of a ... (click for more)

Prosecutor Asks Jury To Find Morse Guilty In Massacre At Lookout Valley RV Park

Prosecutor Cameron Williams on Tuesday asked a Criminal Court jury to find Derek Morse guilty of three counts of first-degree murder as well as attempted first-degree murder in a massacre at a Lookout Valley RV Park on April 9, 2014. Morse, who was 19 at the time, is standing trial in the courtroom of Judge Barry Steelman. Skyler Allen, who was 22 when the shots rang out, ... (click for more)

Defense Will Not Get Federal Witness In Trial Of Truck Driver Charged In Wreck That Killed 6 People

The federal government is resisting sending a lab technician from Oklahoma to Chattanooga for next week's trial of Benjamin Brewer, who is charged in the wreck at Ooltewah that claimed six lives. Mike Little of the public defender's office said the defense should be entitled to have a live witness, but he also said he did not want the trial delayed again. A jury was selected ... (click for more)

Tired Of Property Tax Increases

Why is it every time the city of Chattanooga and Hamilton County want to raise money they have to punish the homeowners?  I'm sick of the few paying for the many.   If you want to be fair, I would not complain on a 1/2 cent local sales tax raise since everyone would have to contribute their fair share.  Or how about a wheel tax which would get everyone who owns ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Where’s God In This?

Over half of Florida is still trying to catch its breath and now there is another murderer, one named Maria, mauling Puerto Rico this morning on her way to the United States. On August 25 Hurricane Harvey hit Texas. It killed an estimated 50 people, displaced more than a million people and damaged some 200,000 homes in a path of more than 300 miles. The bills haven’t been sent out ... (click for more)