Tuesday Volleyball Roundup

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Baylor beat Harpeth Hall 25-20, 25-21, 25-14

Baylor Stats:
Sarah Barker 3 kills
Elizabeth Case 1 ace, 2 digs
Sarah Sumida 3 aces, 7 kills, 2 blocks, 38 assists, 8 dig
Hayden Barton 1 ace, 5 digs
Zoe Ubamadu 10 kills, 3 blocks
Ally Craig 2 aces, 6 kills, 8 digs
Laura Kate May 6 digs, 1 assist
Denver Rogers 4 aces, 4 kills, 1 block, 5 digs
Lexie Laurendine 10 kills, 1 dig

Baylor is now 29-0 and 11-0 Div IIAA

Lookout Valley won a close match with a scrappy Whitwell team at home.  Caitlin Pruitt had a career high 18 kills.  Haven Haines had a career high 42 assists in their 25-15, 25-20, 23-25, 25-22 win.

LV Stats:
Caitlin Pruitt 18 kills, 4 aces, 1 block, 17 digs
Haven Haines 1 kill, 4 aces, 42 assists, 9 digs
Scarlett Hamrick 8 kills, 2 aces, 44 digs
Savannah Rains 7 kills, 1 ace, 1 block, 29 digs
Rylee Morton 6 kills, 2 blocks, 1 dig
Josse Reed 3 kills, 1 ace, 1 dig
Amber Walliser 3 aces, 12 digs
Cherrish Shown 1 ace, 7 digs

Lookout Valley is now 7-8 overall, 2-0 District 5A

Sale Creek lost to East Hamilton in five games, 21-25,17-25,25-22,25-22,11-15

Sale Creek Stats: 
Abbey Burton 14 kills, 18 digs, 1 ace
Madysun Steele 8 kills, 14 digs, 1 assist, 3 blocks 
Jayda Perry 14 digs, 30 assists, 3 aces
Morgan Weatherford 1 kill, 26 digs, 1 ace
Avery Cox 5 kills, 18 digs 
Gracie Janow 4 kills
EmiLee White 4 digs, 1 ace
Sydney Gibson 1 kill, 4 digs, 2 blocks 
Lillie Morgan 1 dig
Allison Smith 1 dig

Sale Creek overall record 27-12

Chattanooga Central beat East Ridge 25-12, 25-12, 25-20

Central Stats:
Taleah Williams 14 kills, 12 digs, 2 aces
Jasmine Mosley 4 k,  3 d     
Amanda Roy 3 k, 4 d
Keri Sylvester 3 aces, 13 assists
Gracee Webb 11 assists
Zariah McDonald 11 d, 2 aces

Central Record:   9 - 15,   2 - 1

 

Soddy-Daisy beat Hixson 25 -16, 21 - 25, 25 - 22 , 21 - 25, 13 - 15.

Hixson Stats: 
Abby Rector had 6 kills, 10 digs

Shelby Rector had 1 ace, 3 kills, 12 digs, 1 block
Dakota Rawiszer had 4 aces, 11 kills, 9 digs, 6 blocks and 12 assist
Sydni Byerley 2 kills, 1 dig, 1 assist
Kiera Taylor 5 kills, 4 digs 1 block, 1 asssit
Annie Zeigler 8 kills, 4 digs,
Marly Fitzpatrick 2 aces, 13 digs , 1 asssit
Gabby Tench 4 aces, 5 digs, 13 assist
 
 
Hixson travels to East Ridge on Wednesday for a District 6 AA match up at 4:00 & 5:00. and hosts East Hamilton at home Thursday.



Randy Smith: How The Coaching Carousel Turns

Hiring college football coaches is not an exact science. (The recent Tennessee hiring fiasco is a perfect example) Of the 14 head coaches in the SEC this season, only three have been at their current schools for five years or more. Those three are, Nick Saban at Alabama for ten years, Gus Malzahn at Auburn for five years and Mark Stoops at Kentucky for five. While it appears there ... (click for more)

UTC Chattanooga Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Award For Academic Excellence

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga volleyball team was awarded the AVCA Team Award for Academic Excellence, the AVCA announced on Monday.   The Mocs posted a team GPA of 3.602 in the fall semester and followed that up with 3.515 in the spring. In the fall 13 student-athletes earned a spot on the Chattanooga Dean's List with 12 hitting the mark in the spring. ... (click for more)

Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Fire On Workman Road Tuesday Morning

Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched at 6:03 a.m. on Tuesday, to a commercial fire at 400 Workman Road. When the first firefighters arrived on the scene, flames were shooting through the roof and the request was immediately made for a second alarm response. The flames could be seen for miles as a total of 13 fire companies rushed to the scene. The large, two-story ... (click for more)

Senator Watson And Rep. Hazlewood Ask TDOT To Move Swiftly On Highway 127 Road Project Up Signal Mountain

State Senator Bo Watson (R-Hixson) and Rep. Patsy Hazlewood (R-Signal Mountain) have asked the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) to move swiftly on the Highway 127 project leading up Signal Mountain. In a sternly-worded letter, the lawmakers asked TDOT Commissioner John Schroer to prioritize the road project due to further deterioration of the road. ... (click for more)

Here We Go Again With The Same Cummings Highway, 12th Street Flooding - And Response

Here we go again with the same pitiful news reports about the Cummings Highway Interstate interchange with I-24 - Flooding yet again after a heavy rain.  TDOT is derelict in not having repaired this years ago.  How hard is it to get some excavators out there to dig up the collapsed drainage pipes which TDOT says are the cause of the flooding and replace them with ... (click for more)

Deal With The Graffiti Vandals

I travel to other neat old cities and don't see nearly the graffiti vandalism as in Chattanooga. Why do we allow one or two or three repeat vandals to mar our venerable Walnut Street Bridge, the pillars to the Holmberg Bridge, the remodeled Chief John Ross Market Street Bridge, the walls along our multi-million-dollar Riverwalk, our sidewalks, street signs and our old limestone ... (click for more)