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TOP-10 REASONS TO BE EXCITED FOR 2011-12 1. Joel & B.J.’s Last Year. Preseason All-American receiver Joel Bradford and 2011 Walter Payton Award Candidate B.J. Coleman are entering their senior seasons on the football field. The Chattanooga natives have led the Mocs to back-to-back winning records for the first time in nearly 20 years. They have the Mocs threatening to make the playoffs for the first time since 1984. 2. Men’s Golf Stacked for a Strong Run. The Mocs men’s golf team has all of its regulars back for the upcoming season, including two-time SoCon Player of the Year Stephan Jaeger. Chattanooga should be the favorite for its fourth league crown in five years and will be looking to return to the NCAA Finals for the first time since 2009. 3. Southern Scuffle Comes to Chattanooga. Guided by the efforts of head coach Heath Eslinger, the Southern Scuffle will relocate to McKenzie Arena on Jan. 1-2, 2012. One of the largest in-season wrestling tournaments in the nation, the Southern Scuffle will be a premier event for UTC and Mocs Wrestling.

6. Lady Mocs Have Everybody Back Wes Moore’s women’s basketball team had its streak of 11-straight SoCon titles broken last season. However, the five-time SoCon Coach of the Year has all of his key players back. Included in this group is senior Whitney Hood, the leading scorer in the SoCon last season. 7. Four Starters Return for Men’s Hoops. Coming off another SoCon North Division Crown, the fourth under head coach John Shulman, the Mocs return four starters and a number of lettermen. Mix this in with a solid recruiting class and hoops fans in the Scenic City can’t wait for college basketball season to get here. 8. SoCon Wrestling Tournament. Not only are the Mocs hosting the Southern Scuffle, UTC is also the host site for the 2012 SoCon Wrestling Tournament. The event is scheduled for March 8, 2012 in the McKenzie Arena.

9. Enhanced Sports Services. The Mocs have expanded the resources in many areas, includ4. Fuzzard Returns to lead Lady Mocs Softball. ing Academic Support, Compliance, Development, Ticketing Michelle Fuzzard, the 2011 SoCon Softball Player of the Year and Creative Services. These additions will be beneficial to will be back to lead the Lady Mocs. Chattanooga will be going our student-athletes as well as help us deliver a quality product for its sixth consecutive title under the direction of five-time to our fans and constituents. SoCon Coach of the Year Frank Reed. 10. Campus-wide Facilities Master Plan. 5. Filar Takes Over Volleyball. UTC is in the beginning stages of a Facilities Master Plan for Travis Filar has taken the reigns of the Lady Mocs Volleyball the entire campus. This plan will lay out the long-term direction program and looks to make an impact in his first season. He for all buildings and land use at UTC. While there are many will have the help of Paula Passmore, the 2010 SoCon Libero questions still to be answered, the prospects for added and of the Year. improved facilities for athletics are on the horizon.

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2010-11 Chattanooga Mocs Year in Review  

This is the most comprehensive annual recap of all aspects of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics Program.

2010-11 Chattanooga Mocs Year in Review  

This is the most comprehensive annual recap of all aspects of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics Program.

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