UTSPORTS.COM HOME
Buy Tickets Tenn Fund
ALERT
BUTCH JONES NAMED VOLS' NEW FOOTBALL COACH. CLICK HERE FOR FULL STORY »
UPS Blog

Recently in Cross Country Category

Happy Birthday - July 18: Minnock, Moberg and Ruff

A trio of birthdays to celebrate today on July 18, senior rower McDarragh Minnock, junior baseball player Jeff Moberg and recent track and field graduate Kianna Ruff


McDarraghMinnock JeffMoberg KiannaRuff

Happy Birthday - June 27: Whitelaw and Brewer

On June 27 we send Happy Birthday wishes to distance runner Austin Whitelaw and volleyball player Abby Brewer


AustinWhitelaw AbbyBrewer

Happy Birthday - June 4: Lizzie Cornell and Steve Searcy

On June 4, we celebrate birthdays for women's track/cross country junior Lizzie Cornell and former Vols pitcher and major leaguer Steve Searcy, who is also a Knoxville native. 



Happy Birthday - May 30: Tobin, Song, and McBride

Happy Birthday to senior distance runner Daniel Tobin, junior golfer Daeun Song, and VFL and former defensive end Turk McBride.

    

Happy Birthday - May 27: Jack Little

On May 27, we wish a Happy Birthday to sophomore cross country runner Jack Little


Happy Birthday - May 21: Dickie and Majors

On May 21, we send Happy Birthday wishes to freshman cross country runner Jeremy Dickie.



Also celebrating his birthday today is Vols legend and Hall of Famer Johnny Majors who was born on May 21, 1935.

  

Happy Birthday - May 11: Derlath, Thulin, Parry and Fuson

Happy birthday to senior distance runner Stephen Derlath, junior swimmer Jacob Thulin and sophomore soccer player Aaron Parry


StephenDerlath JacobThulin AaronParry

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.

ClydeFuson

Happy Birthday - March 11: Norbert, Burke & Westmoreland

On March 11, we send Happy Birthday to wishes to junior cross country runner Kacey Norbert



We also send birthday wishes to two former Tennessee stars.

Celebrating are baseball star Chris Burke, who played for the Astros, Diamondbacks and Padres in the Majors. Burke most recently was honored at the 2014 Baseball Leadoff BBQ in Knoxville. 


From football, Eric Westmoreland celebrates his birthday. He went on to play for the Jaguars and Browns after being a starting linebacker for the 1998 National Championship Vols. 


Happy Birthday - Feb. 15: Amirah Johnson and Tony White

On February 15, we send birthday wishes to junior runner Amirah Johnson and former Vol basketball legend Tony White

Amirah Johnson

Tony White still holds the record for most points in a game with 51 points. 

Happy Birthday - June 27: Raiques Crump, Austin Whitelaw

Celebrating birthdays on June 27 are rising senior linebacker Raiques Crump and sophomore distance runner Austin Whitelaw.

UT UT


Subscribe and Share

Recent Comments