McCallie Rowers Win State,Region Titles

Monday, April 30, 2012

The McCallie crew team won its third straight Tennessee and region championship this past weekend at the Dogwood Regatta in Oak Ridge.

McCallie winners were the varsity 4, varsity 8, varsity lightweight 4, novice 8 and second novice 4.

The Blue Tornado also finished second in the second varsity 8 and second varsity 4.

Members of the winning varsity 8: Drew Hettenbach, Ellis Harr, Mike Ray, August Wherry, Nick Cousar, Walt Johnston, Fletcher Sims, Ross Weiser and coxswain J.T.

Wu.  The varsity 8 is 30-1 on the season.

Chattanooga Junior Rowers:

The men's double scull, the men's 4 and the women's lightweight 4 all placed second.

Men's Double Scull - Kaleb Bledsoe, Emilio Craddock

Men's Quad - David May, Iain May, Connor May, Quin Nash

Women's Lightweight 4 - Vivian Anderson, Erin Hall, Aubrey Gradin, Ruth Hopkins and coxswain Trinh Keeegan

 


UTC, UNCG Play To Scoreless Tie In SoCon Soccer Opener

Lewis Scores Late To Lead Flames Past Choctaws

Mocs Tennis Duo Advance To Round Of 15


The Chattanooga women’s soccer started Southern Conference action Friday night with a double-overtime scoreless draw against UNCG at the UTC Sports Complex. Both teams get off to a 0-0-1 ... (click for more)

Junior Collin Lewis scored the game winner off a volley from Eemeli Makela with 66 seconds left on the clock to give Lee the 1-0 win over the Mississippi College Choctaws. The Flames improve ... (click for more)

- The Chattanooga Mocs men’s tennis team saw the ninth-seeded doubles duo of Tomas Rodriguez and Peyton Gatti advanced to the main Round of 16 after claiming a thrilling 8-7 (6) tiebreak victory ... (click for more)



Sports

UTC, UNCG Play To Scoreless Tie In SoCon Soccer Opener

The Chattanooga women’s soccer started Southern Conference action Friday night with a double-overtime scoreless draw against UNCG at the UTC Sports Complex. Both teams get off to a 0-0-1 start in league play. UTC is 3-5-2 overall while the Spartans move to 1-3-5 on the year. “I think it was a good game of football,” Chattanooga head coach Gavin McKinney said. “Hopefully ... (click for more)

Lewis Scores Late To Lead Flames Past Choctaws

Junior Collin Lewis scored the game winner off a volley from Eemeli Makela with 66 seconds left on the clock to give Lee the 1-0 win over the Mississippi College Choctaws. The Flames improve to 5-1 and remain undefeated in conference play at 3-0. The Choctaws fall to 2-4 (1-2 GSC). In a back-and-forth first half, Lee outshot the Choctaws 3-2, but the first 45 minutes remained ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Jury Deliberates 13 Hours With No Verdict Yet In Janet Hinds Case; To Resume Saturday Morning

The Nashville jurors in the Janet Hinds case deliberated 13 hours on Friday before stopping for the night. The panel was to resume talks at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Jurors reported making good progress an hour before they were dismissed for the night by Judge Don Poole. But they returned an hour later still without a verdict. Ms. Hinds is charged in the February 2019 traffic ... (click for more)

6 Juveniles Arrested For Theft And Shooting Of K9 Joker To Be Detained Until Hearing

Six juveniles (ages 13-17 years old), who were arrested for their criminal involvement in auto burglaries and shooting of BCSO K9 Joker, attended an arraignment hearing on Friday. They were ordered to be held at the Bradley County Juvenile Detention Center until their detention hearing next Thursday. Prior to their arraignment, the Cleveland Police Department charged them ... (click for more)

Opinion

Why Is All The New Building Not Saving Us From A 40-Cent City Property Tax Increase? - And Response

With the number of homes, apartments and condos built downtown, why is a 40 percent property tax increase necessary? Are these new structures on the paying property tax role? I need to know what’s going on downtown and why isn’t that money benefiting the city? Georgia Vaughn * * * The answer is that tax exemptions for these projects have been given out freely and ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Degradation Of Nurses

Debbie Moore-Black, is a registered nurse whose blogs regularly appear on the medical news website, KevinMD.com. With the unearthly demands of COVID and historic lack of concern for the nursing populace, she wrote this week on the degradation and the devaluation of the nation’s nursing force. Perhaps we should all listen: * * * TIME WILL TELL IF LESSONS WILL BE LEARNED ... (click for more)