The Rhea County High School Lady Eagles’ volleyball team blanked McMinn Central on Tuesday and moved to 8-3 overall on the season.
The Lady Eagles won 3-0, with wins of 25-20, 25-18 and 25-12. Briana Carter and Condra Lee Carter led Rhea with several aces on the serve.
“We are getting better every time we step out on the court,” said Lady Eagles’ head volleyball coach Hannah Suits. “My girls are playing as a team and enjoying learning new skills to master the sport.”
The Spring City Middle School Lady Bulldog softball team beat McMinn Central 16-3 on Tuesday. Hannah Walden got the win on the mound and Kirsten Fugate hit a grand slam inside the park home run.
After opening the season with wins against Midway, all four divisions of the Spring City Red Dogs’ football teams remained undefeated after winning games against Rockwood on Saturday, Aug. 31.
The Mighty Mites team won 16-8, as the Crickets and the Hoppers both won 30-6 and the Cutters won 24-6.
The Dayton Men’s Industrial Golf League concluded its 2013 season with the tournament championship and a steak dinner sponsored by Piggly-Wiggly of Spring City.
RBA Construction bested State Farm in the final match led by David Corvin’s medalist score of 16 points. The other RBA winning team members were Bobby Doss, Carl Ratliff and Mark Pierce.
The preseason select shot champion was the La-Z-Boy team and the first half champion was Pioneer Credit’s team.
The mid-season select shot champion was Pioneer Credit and the second half champion team was La-Z-Boy.
The regular season champion was Pioneer Credit. The tournament runner up was State Farm and the tournament champion was RBA Construction.
League organizers wished to send a special thanks to all of the participating teams. They will begin organizing next year’s league in March 2014 and hope to have more teams next year.
The Dayton Girls Softball Association [DGSA] will host a fall tournament on Sept. 6 and 7. Registration for teams will be $40 and first and second place teams will receive team trophies. 6U and 8U will get participation awards. For more information, please contact Scott Shadden at 423-618-2307, Karlie Taylor at 423-883-1681, David Tidwell at 423-718-3546 or Adam Ervin at 423-827-3365. G.I.R.L.S. rules will apply.
The Dayton Little Eagles Board of Directors is seeking to fill the recent vacancy for secretary. All interested parties, please contact Josh Pelfrey at 423-504-2135.
The Rhea Family YMCA is now taking registrations for the Fall Youth Soccer League for ages 3-13. A coachesâ€™ meeting will be held on Aug.15, at 6 p.m. and a parents meeting will be on Aug. 19, at 6 p.m.
Practices will begin on Aug. 27, and games will start on Sept. 7 and will run through the end of the season on Oct. 26. For more information contact the Rhea Family YMCA at 423-775-0821.
Dayton Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Classic to be held at the Dayton Golf and Country Club on Wednesday, Sept. 18, with lunch at 12 p.m. and a 1 p.m. tee off. The fee for the four person select shot team is $240, hole sponsorship is $60, team mulligans (eight per team) will be $40 and shooting from the red tees is $40 (eight per team). Teams can save $30 when all of the above four options are purchased.
All proceeds go to the Rhea County Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Fund. Every participant will receive a goody bag and prizes will be presented to the first, second and third-place finishers. For more information contact the Dayton Chamber of Commerce at 423-775-0361, firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit www.daytontnchamber.org
The Rhea County High School Lady Eagle basketball team is sponsoring a celebrity serve at BIMBO’s restaurant on Tuesday, Sept. 23, from 5-9 p.m. All tips received that night will go to the Lady Eagle Basketball Booster Club. Members of the Lady Eagle basketball team will serve as greeters, hostesses, and waitresses for each guest that night. Come enjoy a great meal and be treated to wonderful service from the Lady Eagles.
Also, at each home football and basketball game between now and December 21, you can find the Lady Eagle Basketball Booth/table and see the donated NFL jerseys and make a donation to Lady Eagle Basketball. Each donation will give you an opportunity to win one of the jerseys. The winners of the jerseys will be announced during the final night of the Eagle Holiday Hoops Tournament on Saturday, December 21, between the girls’ and boys’ championship games. You do not have to be present to win. NFL jerseys include Tom Brady, Andrew Luck, RGIII, and Ben Roethlisberger.
The Rhea County High School Eagle Anglers are in the process of assembling their fourth competitive bass fishing team. The Eagle Anglers are a group of young people who love to fish, and are open to Rhea County students in grades 6 -12. If you are interested in joining this year’s team, please contact Brian Derlak at email@example.com
The Women’s Care Center of Rhea County will host its annual Walk for Life and will also host a Color Me Life 5K fun run through downtown Dayton on Saturday, Sept. 28. The fun run will start at 7:30 a.m., with the Walk for Life starting at 10 a.m. For more information or to register online, visit www.rheaofhopefriends.org
The Tennessee Hills Golf Club will host a 9-hole potluck select shot tournament on Sunday, Sept. 29, with tee off set for 2:30 p.m. EST. Call 423-447-2304 no later than 1:30 p.m. EST on Sept. 29, to register.
Please sign up early if you plan on playing so organizers may plan for food and you are insured a spot. Organizers understand circumstances change and you may have to withdraw, but everyone is welcome, including kids, ladies, old timers and young limber backs.
Guest green fee with a cart is $15, with a $5 prize/expense fee and $1 closest to the pin fee. Bring your favorite dish or pay $5 to eat barbecue chicken. Please advise if you plan on bringing a dish and if you are planning to eat or not.
Teams to be arranged by management, couples may play together and kids can play with parents. Try not to make a whole team from family, as the idea is to meet and play with different people.
You don’t have to be a golfer (few of us are), just have a great day enjoying the game and companionship.