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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga distance runner Teghan Henderson and golfer Jordan Britt were honored by the Southern Conference this week.

Paced by a third-round 69 from Chris Robb, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team moved up four places Tuesday and finished fifth at 867 in the 15-team Old Waverly Collegiate tournament at West Point, Miss. — one shot behind Florida and eight behind winner Mississippi State. Mocs senior Davis Bunn, who had a 69 Monday, tied for ninth individually at 215, and Robb and Wes Gosselin tied for 17th at 217 and 26th at 219; Liam Johnston shared 41st place at 222.

Led by Jordan Britt in a tie for second at 7-under-par 137 (67-70) and Emily McLennan sharing fourth at 139 (68-71), the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's golf team is in third place at 577, two shots behind East Carolina and nine behind Florida State, in the Web.com Intercollegiate tournament at Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

Rheagan Hall's day at Augusta National Golf Club began with a drive down Magnolia Lane and with Lou Holtz — wearing his green jacket — opened her van door in front of the clubhouse.

Cleveland State swept visiting Volunteer State in TCCAA softball Sunday, 3-2 and 11-4. In the opener, Hannah Powell was 3-for-3 with a home run and two runs as the Cougars rallied from an early 1-0 deficit.

Between two losses Friday night and Saturday in Cleveland, Miss., against Delta State, the 12th-ranked team in NCAA Division II, the Lee University baseball Flames gave coach Mark Brew his 400th win with the Cleveland, Tenn., program.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's tennis team broke an eight-match losing streak to UNC Greensboro by beating the Spartans 5-2 on Saturday on the UTC courts.

Colette Murray arrived at practice one day this semester all bundled up to keep warm.

Cross country All-American Teghan Henderson set a University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's record in the track and field 5000-meter run by nearly seven seconds Friday in the Stanford Invitational.

Adam McLamb has joined the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga volleyball coaching staff after two years as a volunteer assistant at Virginia Tech.

Cleveland Country Club general manager Lamar Mills presented Rheagan Hall with a golf bag sporting the club's logo on the side.

Coming back from two injuries that prematurely ended his 2013 season with the Seattle Mariners, Ringgold resident Stephen Pryor is rehabbing with the Jackson Generals and is supposed to pitch in relief tonight and Sunday against the Chattanooga Lookouts at AT&T Field.

Hixson's Brody Gregory and Bradley Central's Knox Fuller and Toribio Navarro earned All-America honors at the National High School Coaches Association wrestling tournament last weekend in Virginia Beach, Va.

Baylor School junior Hunter Mercer has committed to continue his baseball career at NCAA Division I member Troy (Ala.) University.

UTC seniors Nathan Wanuch and John Gilpin finished second and fourth in 9:24.89 and 9:40.31 in the men's 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket Invitational track and field meet this past weekend in Atlanta. It was the first steeple for Gilpin.

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