D1 Knoxville and TOC partnered to sponsor the Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinic Air Attack Passing League at Webb School of Knoxville. Webb, the defending Division II-A state champions won the tournament this year against other football teams such as Catholic, Halls & Oliver Springs.
D1 Birmingham working hard! Check out the collegiate athletes training with D1:
Trey Atkinson-Robert Morris Brandon Bohannon-Troy Jesse Harrell-Troy Kevin Coleman-Alabama Nathan Paul-South Alabama Samuel Pugh-Jacksonville State Corey Rue-Concordia College Jonathan Burpo-Stillman College Tiffiny Turpin-UAB Jake Seitz-UAB Sam Curtis-UAB Julie McDonald-Samford Jeremy Robertson-Alabama A&M Hayden Smith-Mercer Samuel Stokes-University of North Carolina
D1 Little Rock's Daniel Wood, is a defensive end/linebacker who is looking toward a bright future in football. Wood currently plays at Mena High School and has been catching the eye of recruiters. According to Rivals.com, he "could see his offer list become a long one if he shows the recruiters he can put on the weight and increase his speed." Wood said right now he's looking hard at Arkansas, UCA, Harding and Penn. Good luck Daniel!
D1 Greenville's favorite "The Biggest Loser" couple, Phil and Amy Parham, were featured on "The 700 Club". They shared their personal journey as well as promoting their new book The 90-Day Fitness Challenge. CLICK HERE to watch.
On Sunday, July 25th, Anthony Muñoz and D1 will be having a free speed and agility workout from 9:00 AM-12:30 PM at Chaffey High School in Ontario, CA. This workout is open to any athlete ages 15-23. CLICK HERE to get more info and pre-register.
D1 and Chris Spielman are coming together to bring a FREE ProWorkout on July 20th to any athlete ages 15-23 in Columbus, OH. This workout will focus on speed and agility and is open to any sport. To learn more and pre-register CLICK HERE.
D1 trainers from all over led the speed and agility training at Manning Passing Academy July 8-11 at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. Some camp couselors include D1 Co-owner Peyton Manning along with his brother and father, Eli and Archie Manning. Also in attendance were Austin Collie from the Colts and Alabama QB, Greg McElroy.
"Sherry and Ashley Johnston are celebrating an Independence Day of a different sort today. The mother-daughter duo declared war on obesity and its ensuing health problems, and with America watching, they won." CLICK HERE to read more.
D1 Knoxville Athlete Andrew Barkley, a junior LHP at Halls High School, was named the District 3-AAA Pitcher of the Year, logging an 8-0 record with a 1.78 ERA. Barkley struck out 70 batters and walked just 12 en route to helping the Red Devils reach the Class AAA state sectionals. Andrew was also just selected to Knoxville’s PrepXtra First Team. Andrew is training with D1 Knoxville Head Strength & Speed Coach Cory McAdams and is already hard at work this summer to perform even better next season.
Phil and Amy Parham were contestants on Season 6 of the Biggest Loser. The pair had a successful weight loss totaling 256 pounds combined. Together, they wrote their first book titled, “The 90 Day Fitness Challenge” which expresses their insight on how to achieve goals that seem impossible. Phil and Amy are currently traveling to different cities promoting their book, and recently had a book signing at the Barnes and Noble in their hometown, Greenville, South Carolina. Some of the D1 Sports Training staff and members attended the book signing in support of all their accomplishments. Phil and Amy also acknowledged D1 Greenville in their book by saying “To all of our trainers at D1 Sports Training who gave freely and never asked for anything in return. You kick our behinds every day, and we love you for it.” We are so happy for all that Phil and Amy have accomplished thus far, also for staying true to their new healthy lifestyle and never resorting back to old habits.
Catholic High School offensive lineman and D1 Knoxville Athlete Kyler Kerbyson continues to rack up scholarship offers. The 6-foot-5, 290-pound Offensive Lineman now has scholarship offers from Florida State, Tennessee, Alabama, Southern California, Illinois, UCLA, Maryland, Vanderbilt, Memphis, Duke, Arkansas and Virginia. Ohio State, Georgia and Notre Dame have also shown recent interest in the talented lineman. According to Rivals.com, Kerbyson is ranked the fourth best player in the state of Tennessee. With hard work though and unmatched training at D1 with Coach Cory McAdams, Kerybyson is set to prove that he should be ranked #1.
"Former Tennessee Vol Wayne Chism has NBA summer league agreements to play for the New Jersey Nets in Orlando, Florida, and the Sacramento Kings in Las Vegas after not getting drafted Thursday night... Smith said before the draft he would likely spend another year overseas before trying to play in the NBA." CLICK HERE to read more. Good luck to you both!
D1 Little Rock is proud to have been involved in this year's US SWAT/Sniper Championships in Tulsa, OK. The Sniper team finished 7th overall and the SWAT team finished 17th overall. They competed against teams from all around the world. This is the first year for the LRPD to compete in this event and they plan to attend the Championships again next year. Congrats!