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A busy day for birthdays in the Tennessee Athletics family on June 14.
Celebrating today is the women's basketball legend Pat Summitt.
Men's basketball head coach Donnie Tyndall and women's volleyball head coach Rob Patrick are also celebrating their birthday today.
We also send happy birthday wishes to rising junior thrower Cassie Wertman, rising sophomore tennis player Sean Karl and rising senior tennis player Andrew Dromsky.
Also celebrating is former Vols football lineman Anthony Herrera, who played for the Minnesota Vikings from 2004-11.
On May 27, we wish a Happy Birthday to sophomore cross country runner Jack Little.
On May 26, we send Happy Birthday wishes to senior sprinter Jarael Nelvis.
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.
On April 22, we wish a Happy Birthday to track athlete Brittney Jackson.
On March 12 we send birthday wishes to junior sprinter Julia Petree.