Celebrate with Lady Mocs Basketball, UTC wrestlers and the Cross Country team
A celebration of three outstanding UTC athletic teams will be held at noon on Friday, March 23, to honor the Lady Mocs Basketball Team, UTC Wrestling Team and the UTC Cross Country Team. The UTC Pep Band and Elite, cheerleaders, Sugar Mocs, coaches and team members will gather on Lansing Court, between Maclellan Gym and the UC. The campus and community are invited; refreshments will be served. Parking is available in the East 5th Street parking garage.
The Chattanooga women's basketball team drew a #12 seed and will face #5 Baylor in the Fresno Regional in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday afternoon at the RBC Center with a 2 p.m. tip-off. Read more.
The wrestling team has won its 22nd SoCon Championship and its third straight league title, placed nine wrestlers in the 10 championship finals and came home with seven individual titles and two runnersup. All seven title-winners receive an automatic berth to the upcoming NCAA Championships, to be held March 15-18 in Detroit, Michigan. Read more.
Last fall, the Cross Country Lady Mocs, led by Lanni Marchant, reclaimed the Southern Conference title with a one-point victory over Appalachian State at the 2006 Championships. Marchant went on to compete in her first NCAA National Cross Country Championships at the LaVern Gibson Championship Course at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center in Terre Haute, Indiana. Visit Cross Country online.
More information is available at www.gomocs.com/.March 19, 2007