Lee Lacrosse Loses 14-16 To University of Montevallo

Saturday, March 10, 2018
 The Lee lacrosse team fell to the University of Montevallo on Saturday afternoon, 24-16 in Gulf South Conference action.
 
Lee (4-3, 0-3 GSC) was paced by Emma Hill who scored five goals and Becca Broadwick who tallied four. Kaylyn Dillon and Hannah Rotello threw in two goals apiece, while Brianne Schapira, Madeline Perrigo, and Abbie Mercuri all had one as well.
 
Montevallo (4-4, 1-2 GSC) jumped out to an early lead and scored three goals, two from Jami Hudak, just over six minutes into play.

 
Lee was able to answer back with goals from Hill and Dillon two minutes apart to cut the gap to 2-3. Montevallo and Lee would trade goals over the next couple of minutes before Lee would go on a five-goal run led by Hill and Rotello to take an 8-5 lead.
 
Montevallo's Janey Johnson would score a goal with just 32 seconds remaining in the half to send the Lady Flames into the locker room with an 8-6 lead.
 
The Falcons answered back with a second half storm and outscored the Lady Flames 18-8 to win the game. Montevallo was aided by runs of three, four, and five goals in the second half, and three man up goals, because of three Lee yellow cards.
 
Coach Addie Wadley's squad was able to outshoot their opponents (43-42), have a better clear percentage (21-23 compared to 22-27), and picked up more ground balls (38-31).
 
Montevallo was paced by Johnson who scored six goals on the day. Caleigh Sppon, and Nicole Pahnke both scored five goals apiece.

Abby Sanders had eight saves and allowed 19 goals and registered five saves in 50 minutes. Christa Hill worked the last 10 and allowed five goals and had two saves.
 
Lee will be back in action on Wednesday Mar. 14 as they travel to take on Reinhardt University at 5 p.m. before traveling to GSC rival Shorter on Mar. 17 with first draw at 1 p.m.
 
The Lady Flames end their road trip, and return to the South Quad Field on Mar. 21 as they get a rematch with the Falcons with opening draw coming at 4 p.m.


Chattanooga Area Swim League

CHATTANOOGA AREA SWIM LEAGUE BLUE DIVISION: 1. Ooltewah 4-0; 1. Stuart Heights 3-1; 3. Signal Mountain 2-2; 4. Dalton 1-3; 5. Calhoun 0-4. RED DIVISION: 1. Catoosa  4-0; 2. Country Club 4-1; 3. Fairyland 2-2; 4. Cleveland 1-3; 5. Big Ridge 0-5. WHITE DIVISION: 1. Red Bank 4-0; 2. Waterdogs 3-1; 3. Ridgeside 1-3; 4. Cumberland 0-4. MONDAY'S RESULTS Country ... (click for more)

Former Moc Faysal Shafaat Is A Big Brother Contestant

Former UTC two-time All-American tight end Faysal Shafaat (2011-14) is a contestant on season 20 of Big Brother, the show announced this week.  A four-year starter, Shafaat had 125 career catches and is No. 4 on UTC's all-time receiving touchdown list with 18. Big Brother is a television reality game show that airs on CBS.  This season premiers on June 27 at 8 p.m. ... (click for more)

Voters May Decide In November On Whether To Eliminate City Court; Paving Fund Also Considered

Chattanooga voters in November may get to vote on whether City Court should be abolished. City Council members indicated during budget talks on Tuesday that may be an upcoming referendum question. Councilman Jerry Mitchell said he, for one, "would vote to eliminate it." However, he said the court would apparently run through 2021 when the eight-year terms of Judges Sherry ... (click for more)

Riverton Development Spurs Talk Of Riverwalk Along The Northshore

Development of the former BlueCross property at Lupton City is spurring talk of a Riverwalk on the Northshore. The City Council discussed the topic on Tuesday night in giving final approval for a Planned Unit Development for Riverton on 210 acres. Officials said there are no specific plans for a Northshore Riverwalk, but several groups are actively working to make a connection ... (click for more)

Never Replacing Claude Ramsey But Following His Example

When Claude made his decision not to seek reelection as the 26th District state representative I made my intention known to seek the office following him.  Immediately opponents from both parties began to qualify for that opportunity.  With Bill Bennett as my campaign manager and many of Claude’s supporters going door to door into the community, as Claude had done in his ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Please ‘Connect The Dots’

Get your crayons out and let’s play “connect the dots.” Next Thursday (June 28 th ) the Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition, in partnership with Chattanooga’s publicly-flawed non-profit educational foundation, UnifiEd, will hold its regional meeting at Chattanooga’s Bessie Smith Hall. The coalition was formed to advocate for “students of color” in Tennessee, and among those on ... (click for more)