Morgan, Jackson, Lee On 5A Preseason All-State Team

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - by special report to chattanoogan.com

East Hamilton's Demetrius Morgan, Ooltewah's Jeremiah Jackson and Cleveland's Zack Lee have been chosen to Murphy Fair's Class 5A preseason all-state football team in the Tennessee High School Football magazine.

Fair's annual magazine can be purchased in Chattanooga at the following locations:

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Pos.

Player

School

Ht.

Wt.

Yr.

QB

Ethan Jeffers

Campbell County

6'2"

210

Sr.

RB

Matt Fox

Anderson County

5'10"

205

Sr.

RB

Nathan Cottrell

Knoxville West

5'11"

183

Sr.

RB

Jocquez Bruce

South Doyle

5'11"

175

Sr.

WR

Joseph Elkins

Campbell County

5'8"

170

Sr.

TE

Jackson Harris

Columbia Central

6'5"

255

Sr.

OL

Demetrius Morgan

East Hamilton

6'3"

380

Sr.

OL

Ryan Perry

Knoxville West

6'0"

290

Sr.

OL

Isaac Chapman

Oak Ridge

6'5"

320

Sr.

OL

Cameron Jones

Ridgeway

6'3"

300

Sr.

OL

Mason McNutt

South Doyle

6'4"

275

Sr.

K

Carson Garrett

Beech

5'11"

150

Sr.

           

Defense

         

Pos.

Player

School

Ht.

Wt.

Yr.

DB

Shontell Thompson

Henry County

5'7"

165

Sr.

DB

Vincent Perry

Hillsboro

5'11"

175

Sr.

DB

Max Bacon

Knoxville West

5'10"

175

Sr.

DB

Alex Burch

Knoxville West

6'0"

180

Sr.

LB

Noah Hoxie

Knoxville West

6'3"

220

Sr.

LB

Jeremiah Jackson

Ooltewah

6'0"

230

Sr.

LB

Michael Imes

Shelbyville Central

5'11"

190

Sr.

DL

Hunter Lane

Gibbs

6'3"

245

Sr.

DL

Kyle Phillips

Hillsboro

6'4"

260

Sr.

DL

Xavier Schulter

Lincoln County

6'2"

310

Jr.

DL

Shawmain Fleming

Oak Ridge

6'1"

320

Sr.

P

Zack Lee

Cleveland

5'10"

190

Sr.


Lookouts Crush BayBears Saturday, 11-3

MOBILE, AL - The Mobile BayBears lost, 11-3, to the Chattanooga Lookouts on Saturday night at Hank Aaron Stadium. Mobile (22-21) fell behind 3-0 in the first inning, then pulled within a run in the bottom of the first before Chattanooga pulled away in the later innings.   The first-place Lookouts (27-16) lead second-place Tennessee (23-20) by 4.0 games in the North Division ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: CFC Wins 3-1 Over New Orleans Jesters

City Seeking Grant To Improve Signals At 32 Intersections

The city is seeking a $2 million federal grant to go along with $500,000 in city funds for a project to improve signals at 32 intersections. There would also be bike and pedestrian improvements. The routes include Brainerd Road, Lee Highway, Shallowford Road, Gunbarrel Road and Hamilton Place Boulevard. The application is for a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Grant. (click for more)

Olympian Kristin Armstrong Sets Course Record; Talansky Is Men's Winner

Two-time Olympic goal medal winner Kristin Armstrong won the USA Cycling Professional Time Trial Championship in a record time at the Volkswagen course on Saturday morning. She finished the 19.2-mile course in 42 minutes, 8 seconds. The time trial victory assures the 41-year-old Armstrong of a spot as one of three American women to compete in the world championship time trial ... (click for more)

Shame On The Housing Authority - And Response

With Chattanooga and other cities around the nation struggling to find solutions to chronic homelessness it's cruel to evict families likely with children over a fight.   When you evict the adults you're also evicting any and all children in the household.  Intelligence would dictate looking for a root cause. Compassion would dictate looking for alternatives. Both ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Buy Ping Golf Clubs

As we set the charcoal, ice the drinks and prepare for Memorial Day, the first thing on my mind is to ask any golfers within my reach to consider buying and playing with Ping-brand golf clubs. Pings are made in America but there is a little something else you need to know, as told in an email I received earlier this week. I regret I do not know the author: * * * “On Monday, ... (click for more)