Lions Baseball Wins 6-3 Over Milligan

Friday, April 4, 2014

The Bryan College baseball team hosted Milligan College Friday night.  The Lions scored two runs in their first at-bat off of a two-run homerun by Kevin Roberts.  In the third inning, Kevin Roberts hit a solo homerun.  Both teams scored a run in the fourth inning and two in the eighth inning to get the 6-3 final score in favor of the Lions.  The baseball team is now 23-16 overall and 9-7 in the AAC.

Kevin Roberts led the offense with three runs batted in, two hits, and two runs scored.  Tyler Latham and Cody Rhinehart finished with one RBI and two hits apiece.  Rhinehart also scored a run.  Joey Underwood recorded one RBI, one hit, and one run scored.  Crandon Wallace logged one hit and one run scored.  Kelvin McMiller, Hunter Tipton, and Grant Zawadzki added one hit each.  John Cain crossed the plate once.

LJ Rowden started on the mound for the Lions and earned the win.  He gave up three runs, two earned, and three hits in seven and one-third innings of work.  Rowden struck out six batters.  John Cain came in with two runners on and finished the eighth inning without giving up a hit.  Kenny Knudsen pitched the ninth inning and earned the save.  He struck out two of the three batters that he faced.

The Lions play again tomorrow at home against Milligan College.  The doubleheader is scheduled to start at 1:00pm ET.

2 Pedestrians Struck By CSX Train

Chattanooga Police responded on Thursday at 2 p.m. to 900 North Sanctuary Road  to an accident involving a CSX train and two pedestrians. Both victims were transported to a local hospital. Chattanooga Police are working with CSX police on the investigation.   Information will be updated as it becomes available. Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information ... (click for more)

Volkswagen US President Says Probe On To Find Out Who At VW Authorized "Defeat Devices"; VW Will Not Try To Certify 2016 Diesel Models

Volkswagen US President Michael Horn told a House committee on Wednesday that VW is conducting a thorough investigation to determine how "defeat devices" came to be placed on its emission devices. He said Volkswagen first admitted the massive deception in a meeting with EPA and California regulators on Sept. 3. Mr. Horn also said that Volkswagen will not try to certify 2016 ... (click for more)

Erlanger Settlement Understandable, But Disgusting

Re: Erlanger Reaches Settlement With Former CEO Understandable from a legal liability standpoint but disgusting non the less. Gus Bryan (click for more)

Roy Exum: An Unfortunate Sentence

There was a most unfortunate line in a recent email written to me and, in retrospect, I should not have included it in some examples of the huge response regarding the bicycle lanes now being installed on Broad Street. I’ll admit I misread the line because I feel certain I know what the writer was trying to convey. As a matter of fact, I received enough of an outcry I want to clarify ... (click for more)