Chattanooga State Falls In Losers Bracket Final

Saturday, May 17, 2014 - by special report to chattanoogan.com

ST. GEORGE, Utah  -- Central Florida defeated Chattanooga State, 6-3, here Saturday in the losers bracket final of the NJCAA Division I national softball tournament.

Central Florida, which handed Chattanooga State both of its losses in the tournament, moved on to the final against Angelina.

The Lady Tigers, coached by Blythe Golden,  finished third in the tournament.

Courtney Crawford, Emily Dagnan and Katy Richardson had two hits each for Chattanooga State.

Richardson had two RBI and Crawford had one.

BOXSCORE

Chattanooga State  

Player ab   r   h rbi   2b 3b hr   bb so   sb cs sh sf hbp ibb   fly gnd gdp   po  a  e   lob
Courtney Crawford cf 4 0 2 1   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 2 0   1 0 0   1
Dana Horgan 2b 4 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   1 3 0   4 1 0   3
Baylee Williams ss 3 0 1 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 1 0   1 1 0   0 3 0   0
Khadija Neely 3b 4 0 1 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   1 2 0   1 2 0   0
Izzy McCurry rf 4 0 1 0   0 0 0   0 1   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 2 0   1 0 0   3
Lindsey Stickrod 1b 3 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 3 0   6 0 0   1
Emily Dagnan c 2 2 2 0   0 0 0   1 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   3 0 1   0
Kelsey Thomas dh 2 1 0 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 1 0 0 0   0 2 0   0 0 0   0
Katy Richardson lf 3 0 2 2   1 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 1 0   2 0 0   0
Sharlene Godoy p 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0   0
  Hanna Manley p 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0   0
Totals 29 3 9 3   1 0 0   1 1   0 0 1 0 1 0   3 16 0   18 6 1   8


PHOTOS: DecoTurf High School Tennis Championship

McCallie School fielded three teams  Friday  morning against MICDS of St. Louis, MO. during the doubles competition at the  DecoTurf High School Tennis Championship played at Baylor School. (click for more)

Randy Smith: When Baseball Was King

I came across an interesting television program while channel surfing last night. It was a documentary about George Herman "Babe" Ruth; the man still considered to be the greatest baseball player who ever lived. Even though I already knew most of this story, I still marveled at the way Babe played the game....back when Baseball was King. As you likely already know, Babe started ... (click for more)

Robber Who Was Shot At Rossville Boulevard Car Lot Dies; No Charges To Be Filed

Police said a person who was shot during a robbery attempt at a car lot at 4314 Rossville Blvd. around 1:50 p.m. on Thursday has died. Police said the shooting has been ruled a "justifiable homicide" and no charges will be brought against 27-year-old Alan Miller. The shooting in which the robbery victim shot the suspect was at Miller Auto Sales. (click for more)

Man Charged In Shooting On Sixth Avenue Had Been Shot Himself Last Week; Police Say Incident "Part Of Gang War"

A man charged with attempted first-degree murder on Sixth Avenue Court on Thursday afternoon was shot himself earlier this month. O'Shae Kadaris Smith, 20, of 2114 E. 12th St., is also charged with reckless endangerment, aggravated assault and possessing a firearm during the commission of a crime. He was one of two people shot on Rawlings Street on March 16. Kendre Allen, ... (click for more)

The Problems With Prescription Drug Addiction - And Response

In Tennessee today, we have a major problem with prescription drug addiction, particularly when powerful opioid pain relievers are concerned.    For the first time in 2012, Tennesseans abused prescription opioid drugs more than alcohol.  Our young people ages 18-25 abuse prescription opioids at a 30 percent higher rate than the national average.  In just five ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Hillman Of Bihar

In the year of our Lord, 1927, there was a very poor child born to a very poor family in a very poor place. His name was Dasrath Manjhi and he was a native of the Musahar community somewhere in India. We know he had no education and, as a member of the lowest Hindu scheduled castes, he didn’t have a cut dog’s chance from the very get go. But after spending considerable time in ... (click for more)