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Happy Birthday - July 21: Antonio Carter, Tamika Catchings

On July 21, we wish Happy Birthday to current Vol middle distance runner Antonio Carter. Also celebrating is legendary women's basketball player and current member of the Indiana Fever Tamika Catchings. A three-time Olympic gold medalist, Catchings captured her first WNBA Championship in 2012. 

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On July 18, we celebrate the birthdays of three Lady Vols. Women's track & field sprinter Kianna Ruff turns 21, while recent Lady Vol soccer alum Alexis Owens and former Lady Vol rower Emily Krison turn 22 today.


Happy Birthday - July 16: J.R. Carr, Jamol James

On July 16, we send Happy Birthday wishes to Vol sprinter Jamol James and Vol football long snapper J.R. Carr.


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.


Happy Birthday - June 22: Arnez Hardnick, Carson Frost

Celebrating birthdays on June 22 are a pair of Vol track & field athletes. All-American sprinter Arnez Hardnick turns 22 today, while redshirt freshman thrower Carson Frost turns 20. 


The first official day of summer is a popular day for Vol birthdays, as we wish happy birthday to current Vols Terrance Livingston (track & field), Marshall Talkington (golf) and Jaron Toney (football) today. 2012 Vol tennis graduate Bryan Swartz and one of the greatest linebackers in UT history, Al Wilson, are also celebrating birthdays today.



Happy Birthday - June 18: Da'Rick Rogers, Varick Tucker

Celebrating birthdays on June 18 are former Vol track & field sprinter Varick Tucker and former Vol wideout Da'Rick Rogers


Happy Birthday - June 17: Ashley Harris, Albert Haynesworth

On June 17, we celebrate the birthdays of former Lady Vol track & field sprinter Ashley Harris as well as longtime NFLer and former Vol defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth.



Happy Birthday - June 15: Terry Benson, Darwin Walker

On June 15, we wish Happy Birthday to former Tennessee track & field hurdler, Terry Benson. We also celebrate the birthday of former football defensive lineman Darwin Walker. Walker was a third-round draft pick by the Cardinals in 2000 after playing at Tennessee and being part of the 1998 National Championship team.

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On June 14, we send Happy Birthday to many members of the Tennessee Athletics family. 

Women's basketball legend Pat Summitt celebrates her birthday on June 14. 


Tennessee volleyball head coach Rob Patrick also celebrates his birthday on June 14.

Also celebrating on Flag Day are former Vols football lineman Anthony Herrera, who played for the Minnesota Vikings from 2004-11. 


Former women's track standout 
Elizabeth Altizer also turns 23. 


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