Local Colleges

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior All-American Teghan Henderson was the Southern Conference women's cross country runner of the month for September, the league office announced Tuesday.

Led by Madison Alexander's 65 for a 134 two-day total, the Lee University women's golf team shot a team-record 276 for 18 holes Monday and won the BSC Southern Shootout Championship for the fourth time in five appearances.

Chattanoogan Hugh Enicks was the 55-59 age-group champion Sunday at the USA Track and Field Masters Marathon Championships in Minneapolis, winning his age group by about two minutes over his closest competition.

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's tennis players won 10 of 12 matches Friday, including eight of nine in singles, in the opening day of the annual UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic.

Chattanooga Men's Metro and Brainerd Invitational champion Matt Robertson was the medalist in the Chattanooga TPC qualifying round Thursday at Council Fire Golf Club. Robertson shot a 2-under-par 70. David Watts is the No. 2 seed in the 16-man field of match play. Brandon Cissom placed third with a 72. Tom Baird led the senior division with a 74. Neil Spitalny earned the second seed and will face third-seeded Mitch Hufstetler today at Council Fire.

In a combination of 50 seasons coaching the soccer teams at Maryville College, Tennessee Wesleyan Hall of Fame member Pepe Fernandez has accumulated 600 wins. He reached the milestone with his women's team's 3-1 home win Wednesday over Covenant College.

The Chattanooga State basketball teams are doing a version of Midnight Madness this Thursday night, starting at 11:30 p.m., and the public is invited.

Gibby Gilbert III of Ooltewah parred the first playoff hole Sunday at The National Golf Club at Pinehurst, N.C., and earned his second Sunbelt Senior Tour victory of 2014.

Central High School's Reggie Long is No. 1 among Tennessee high school seniors going into the 2014-15 bowling season, according to www.tennesseeprepbowling.com.

Second-half goals by Quade Marinell, Arturo Rocha and Myles Scott gave the Lee University men's soccer team a 3-0 home victory Saturday night against Shawnee State.

East Tennessee State defeated the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 3-1 in Southern Conference volleyball Saturday at Maclellan Gym, dropping the Mocs to 0-2 in the league and 7-10 overall.

Nine-time champion Maggie Scott from Charleston rallied to force a playoff with Brentwood's Linda Wimberly on Wednesday at Tennessee Women's Senior Amateur golf tournament Wednesday at Old Hickory Country Club, but Wimberly prevailed with a par on the first playoff hole to claim the 2014 title.

Lynda Wimberly from Brentwood maintained her four-stroke lead in the Tennessee Women's Senior Amateur golf tournament with a second-round 77 Tuesday at Old Hickory Country Club.

David Noll Jr. of Dalton and Cameron Hooper of Atlanta shot a 68 and qualified Monday at Pine Tree Country Club in Kennsaw, Ga., for the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship next May at San Francisco.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team got its best result of the season with a fourth place finish at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate in Zionsville, Ind., on Sunday.

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