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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. 


Tennessee Update: T&F/XC Blog (6/7)

The Vols are back in action today at the 2013 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore. To open the event on Wednesday, redshirt sophomore pole vaulter Tyler Porter recorded a lifetime best en route to a seventh-place finish. Just three years ago, Porter suffered a broken back during a competition before coming to Rocky Top. Check out this story on his journey to All-America status from his hometown newspaper.

After earning the honor for the second straight year during the indoor season, incoming Lady Vol Felecia Majors has been named the 2013 Spring All-Met Girls' Track & Field Athlete of the Year. The do-it-all South County Stallion capped her career with a Virginia AAA State Title, winning the 400-meter state title (53.65) and six individual titles at the Northern Region Championship (100, 200, 400, long jump, triple jump, pole vault). Fellow Lady Vol signee Brielyn Rogers of McNamara High School was named All-Met Honorable Mention.

Happy Birthday - June 4: Lizzie Cornell, Steve Searcy

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



Happy Birthday - May 31: Drae Bowles, Laquoya Kelly

On the last day in May we wish Happy Birthday to redshirt freshman wide receiver Drae Bowles and former Lady Vol thrower Laquoya Kelly.

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Happy Birthday - May 30: A. Frasier, T. McBride, D. Tobin

Happy Birthday on May 30 to All-American Lady Vol swimmer Alexandria Frasier, VFL and current defensive end for the Chicago Bears Turk McBride and junior Vol distance runner Daniel Tobin.


Happy Birthday - May 26: J. Nelvis, T. Patrick

On May 26, we wish a very Happy Birthday to junior sprinter Jarael Nelvis of the Vol track & field team, and redshirt senior Taylor Patrick of the men's tennis squad.


Happy Birthday - May 21: J.Majors, V.Baugh, J.Dickie

On May 21, we send Happy Birthday wishes to the legendary Johnny Majors, who starred on the football field as a player and coach. Check out a Photo Gallery.


Also celebrating on May 21 are recent women's basketball graduate Vicki Baugh and men's track performer Jeremy Dickie.



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