Today we wish a Happy Birthday to junior swimmer Cherelle Thompson.
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Happy birthday to senior distance runner Stephen Derlath, junior swimmer Jacob Thulin and sophomore soccer player Aaron Parry.
Also from the archives, May 11 was the day that former football player Clyde Fuson was born in 1923. "Ig" is one of seven Vols to have their number (No. 62) retired in football. He was one of four Vols to not return home from World War II and was memorialized along with Bill Nowling, Rudy Klarer and Willis Tucker. Fuson, a native of Middlesboro, Ky., and fullback on the 1942 team, who shared playing time with Nowling. Ig had a younger brother, Herschel (Ug) Fuson, who was a freshman on the 1942 team and transferred to West Point where he graduated.
Busy day for birthdays in the Tennessee Athletics family on May 6. Celebrating today is junior defensive lineman Trevarris Saulsberry.
NFL Pro Bowlers and Tennessee star alumni Jason Witten of the Dallas Cowboys and Dustin Colquitt of the Kansas City Chiefs are also celebrating their birthdays today.
On May 2, we send Happy Birthday wishes to diver Tori Lamp as well as former Vol baseball player Luke Hudson, who played five years in the major leagues with the Reds and the Royals.