Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Monday, August 29, 2011
Zach is a four-time state champion who can become only the second five-time state medalist in Tennessee high school wrestling history. He has a career record of 147-3. Great job, Zach! CLICK HERE to read more.
Friday, August 26, 2011
D1 Bowling Green is scheduled to open soon. The facility will be located northeast of downtown, across the street from Lovers Lane Soccer Complex, on Western Kentucky Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Associates new campus. On Saturday, D1 is offering a FREE Experience event at 11 am at Lovers Lane Park. CLICK HERE to register. For more info, go to D1BowlingGreen.com.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
D1 Huntsville's Craig Kimbrel converted his 40th save Tuesday, matching the major league rookie saves record set last season by Neftali Feliz of the Texas Rangers. Kimbrel has not given up a run, earned or otherwise, in more than two months, and led the majors in saves and strikeouts for relievers with an astounding 103 in 62 2/3 innings. Kimbrel began Wednesday with a remarkable 31 1/3-inning scoreless streak over 32 appearances since June 11, during which he allowed 12 hits and 10 walks with 55 strikeouts. Congrats Craig!!
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Monday, August 22, 2011
Dr. Geoffrey Connor, who recently started seeing patients at the facility near Brookwood Medical Center, said he expects to be joined by a primary care physician within six months, and eventually by physicians in other specialties including neurology.
The chain of 12 facilities provides training and physical therapy to athletes ranging from soccer moms and recreational weekend warriors to professionals, but the bulk of its business is high school and middle school athletes, said Connor and CEO Will Bartholomew.
With the addition of on-site orthopedic sports medicine services, the company will integrate care, providing training, surgery and rehabilitation in one package. On-site orthopedic care is not new to athletic training facilities, Connor said, but the level of integration D1 is planning is unprecedented. CLICK HERE to read more from the Bham News.
Friday, August 19, 2011
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Monday, August 15, 2011
D1 Chattanooga’s member Tom Hancock and his team, Team Greenville, competed in South Carolina’s long course Master Swim Meet. Tom has been a two year member at D1 and attends the 10 am men’s executive class regularly. His hard work at D1 paid off and won him many events. Tom swam in the 200 individual medley and placed 3rd in his age group (45-49). He placed 1st first overall (ages 18+) in the 100 meter breaststroke and the 50 meter breaststroke. He placed 1st first in his age group for the 200 meter breaststroke and 2nd overall along with 2nd in his age group for the 400 individual medley and placing 3rd overall.
Friday, August 12, 2011
Three years later, with expansion on the horizon, he put in a call to an old teammate from The University of Tennessee -- Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning.
"Peyton is known for his training, and he wanted to be a part of something that inspires people to take care of their bodies," said Bartholomew. "It was a natural fit."
CLICK HERE to read more in the Pro athletes: Mind your business feature on CNNMoney.