Bryan Lions Drop Doubleheader At Union

Saturday, April 19, 2014

The Bryan College baseball played a doubleheader at Union College Saturday.  The Bulldogs scored two runs in the first inning.  The Lions scored three runs in the fourth inning to take the lead.  Union scored two in the bottom inning to regain the lead.  They added another run in the sixth inning.  The Lions scored one run in the seventh, but the Bulldogs scored three in the bottom of the inning.  Bryan crossed the plate once in the eighth inning, but Union followed that with two of their own in the bottom of the inning.  The Lions were able to score two in the ninth inning to close the gap but lost the game 10-7.  The baseball team is now 26-23 overall and 12-12 in the AAC.

Joey Underwood led the offense with two runs batted in and two hits.  Brooks Jones finished with one RBI, two hits, and two runs scored.  Kevin Roberts recorded one RBI and two hits.  Crandon Wallace logged one RBI, one hit, and one run scored.  Justin Morhardt tallied one RBI and one run scored.  Grant Zawadzki had a team high three hits and one run scored.  Tyler Latham added one hit.  BJ Borresen and Kelvin McMiller scored one run apiece.

Tristan Speak started on the mound and received the loss.  He gave up four runs and five hits in three and one-third innings of work.  Hunter Tipton pitched the next one and two-third innings.  He gave up one run and three hits.  John Cain threw the sixth inning.  He gave up two runs and one hit.  Kenny Knudsen pitched the seventh and eighth innings.  He gave up three runs and four hits.

The Lions play again on Tuesday at home verse University of the Cumberlands.  The single nine-inning game is scheduled to start at 6:00pm ET.


Klaus Named Lee University Softball Assistant

Andrew Klaus has accepted the position of assistant softball coach at Lee University and he becomes the university’s first full-time assistant softball coach. The native of Clarkston, Mich. served as an assistant coach at Oklahoma Panhandle State University for one year before moving to East Central University and serving as the Oklahoma school’s assistant coach for the past ... (click for more)

UTC Women's Football Clinic A Success

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga head football coach Russ Huesman and his wife, Amy, hosted the fifth annual Women’s Football Clinic at Finley Stadium Friday evening.  The event helps fund Huesman's Huddle, a very popular allotment of tickets donated by Mocs fans, alumni and supporters that are used to provide free admission to home football games to underprivileged ... (click for more)

Black Creek Developers Say They "Followed The Rules" On $9 Million TIF: To Continue Project

The developers of the Black Creek project at Aetna Mountain said Thursday they "complied precisely by the rules when we applied for and received approval of the TIF district." Doug Stein said the group plans to continue on with the project, which he said earlier would include the creation of a small town on a huge undeveloped tract on the mountain above Black Creek (formerly ... (click for more)

WTCI Says Fleischmann Ad Included Unauthorized Use Of Logo

Officials of WTCI TV said a Chuck Fleischmann TV ad contained an unauthorized use of the public TV station's logo. Officials stated in a letter to WTCI viewers: "We understand that members of our community may have received a printed communication from the Chuck Fleischmann for Congress Committee featuring the headline "Weston Wamp Supports Amnesty for Illegal Immigration." ... (click for more)

Cell Phones And Roundabouts

I read the article written by Chris Morgan about the use of cell phones in vehicles and the Chattanooga Roundabouts. Cell phone use in vehicles especially in crisis intersection situations is extremely dangerous. I also agree with his assessment about the roundabouts. One problem I see with roundabouts is that on the two-lane roundabouts where they are coming in from ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Two Wrongs Not Right

Scottie Mayfield is a delightful friend of mine but he’s the last guy in the world who should be aiming at anybody’s character. He’s always had class but today Scottie is the “star” of a shameful political commercial in which he assails challenger Weston Wamp on behalf of a panicked Chuck Fleischmann. Mayfield, you’ll remember, ran against the two in the last race for the District ... (click for more)