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Lady Vol Illustrated & Vol Calls Set For Monday Night


Lady Vol Illustrated at 7 p.m. ET

Tennessee women's basketball assistant coach Dean Lockwood will be a special in-person guest on Lady Vol Illustrated at 7 p.m. ET, at Calhoun's On The River. Co-head coach of the softball team Ralph Weekly will join the show from California to talk about the 13-0 start for the Lady Vols. SEC gold medalist Tori Lamp will also be an in-person guest to talk about her SEC Championship diving performance tonight. 


Vol Calls at 8 p.m. ET

Tennessee head basketball coach Cuonzo Martin, Lady Vols basketball assistant coach Dean Lockwood and UT pitcher Andrew Lee will be on-site guests on "Vol Calls" tonight (Monday, Feb. 24) from Calhoun's On the River in downtown Knoxville at 8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. Central. Co-hosts Bob Kesling and Brent Hubbs will also have a live on-air interview with UT assistant football coach Tommy Thigpen, who was recently name National Recruiter of the Year by Rivals.com. Fans may tune in across the state on the Vol Radio Network or listen online at utsports.com. Listeners can ask a question by dialing 1-800-688-8657 - Verizon customers can dial #TENN - or submit a question via Facebook at VolNetwork-IMG.

Happy Birthday - Feb. 24: T. Smart, A. Richardson and F. Reveiz

On Feb. 24 we wish senior infielder Taylor Smart a happy birthday! 



We also send Happy Birthday wishes to All-SEC kicker Fuad Reveiz who played 10 years in the NFL with the Dolphins, Chargers and Vikings. His sons Nick and Shane also went on to play for the Vols. 



It is also former Vol offensive lineman Antonio Richardson's birthday today! Richardson has most recently been impressing teams at the NFL Combine. On Friday he put up 36 reps of 225 pounds, watch the video here:

Happy Birthday - Julio Borbon

On Feb. 20, we wish Happy Birthday to former Vols baseball star Julio Borbon. In 2005, Borbon helped the Volunteers reach the College World Series and was third on the team with a .350 batting average. His teammates that year included current major leaguers Chase Headley of the San Diego Padres and Luke Hochevar of the Kansas City Royals. Borbon led the Volunteers with a .366 batting average and 19 stolen bases in 2006 and in 2007, his final season, had a .345 batting average. 

Borbon was a first-round selection by the Texas Rangers and played with them until 2013. In December 2013, he was selected by the Baltimore Orioles with the 12th pick in the Triple-A phase of the 2013 MLB Rule 5 Draft. 

   

Happy Birthday - Feb. 18: Outerbridge, Lea, Andrews & Hannon

On Feb. 18, we celebrate two current student-athletes birthdays, freshman outside hitter Jamie Lea and senior jumper Allison Outerbridge.


   

We would also like to wish happy birthday to former softball standout and current team manager Ashley Andrews and former football wide receiver Chris Hannon. Hannon was the only SEC wideout to catch three touchdown passes in a game during the 2003 season. His three touchdown catches tied the Tennessee game record held by six other players. 

   

Happy Birthday - Feb. 17: Akamine, Grotz and Morgan

A busy day for birthdays in the Tennessee Athletics family on Feb. 17.

Celebrating are junior catcher Hannah Akamine and junior pitcher Zac Grotz

    

Also celebrating is legendary football player and Football Hall of Fame nominee Stanley Morgan, who played 13 years in the NFL, mostly with the New England Patriots.


On Feb. 4, we celebrate the birthdays of Lady Vol rower Rachel Clagett, Vols baseball player Vincent Jackson and Vols football linebacker Curt Maggitt.

Rachel Clagett Vincent Jackson Curt Maggitt

Happy Birthday - Jan. 31: Nathaniel Maggio & Jalen Reeves-Maybin

On Jan. 31, we wish a very Happy Birthday to Vol baseball freshman first baseman Nathaniel Maggio and Vol football linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin.

Nathaniel Maggio Jalen Reeves-Maybin

Happy Birthday - Jan. 28: Greg Bergeron & John Collins

On Jan. 28, we wish Happy Birthday to Tennessee baseball associate head coach Greg Bergeron and recent Vol tennis graduate John Collins.

Greg Bergeron John Collins

Happy Birthday - Jan. 21: Baseball #VFL Mike Smithson

On Jan. 21, former Vols baseball star and longtime Major Leaguer Mike Smithson celebrates his birthday. Smithson pitched eight years in the majors with the Rangers, Twins and Red Sox. In 2009, he was named to Tennessee's All-Century team.

Smithson, who wore No. 28 at UT, was recently featured on the program's jersey countdown to first pitch.







Happy Birthday - Jan. 15: Parker Wormsley, Kia Jackson

On Jan. 15, we wish a very Happy Birthday to Vol baseball junior and Knoxville native Parker Wormsley and former Lady Vol track and field athlete Kia Jackson.

Parker Wormsley Kia Jackson

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