The Martin Methodist Aquatics program has announced its annual summer swimming lessons.

The lessons are primarily targeted towards the youth of Giles and surrounding counties, but are open to all ages.

The lessons span of two weeks, with the first round beginning June 3-6 and June 10-13. Additional lessons will be offered June 17-20 and June 24-27. Lessons are also available in the month of July.

Costs for the lessons are $70 per child for Martin Methodist Health Club members. Non members will pay a fee of $80 per child. Private lessons are available for $100 per child.

If you have questions or to register, please contact Aquatics Coordinator Geoff Jackson at 314-974-436 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

From The TSSAA Spring Fling…

The Summertown Boys Baseball Team lost twice to Greenback…5 to 4, and…10 to 2.

The Summertown lady Eagles Softball Team lost to Columbia Academy…5 to nothing.

Results from the TSSAA Spring Fling…

The Loretto Mustangs Baseball Team beat University High…10 to 1 to move on in the Spring Fling, then lost to Grace Christian-Franklin in the Class A State Elimination Game…7 to 2.

In the Class A Winner’s Bracket the Summertown Lady Eagles topped Sale Creek….10 to nothing to move on in the tourney.

A teacher and football coach at Summit High School was arrested on DUI charges Sunday in Marshall County.

Brian Coleman, 42, was arrested on DUI charges in Marshall County early Sunday morning.

Coleman, who teaches Bridge Math and is the head football coach at Summit, was arrested on charges of DUI, violation of implied consent and driving on a roadway lined for traffic.

Williamson County Schools said it was aware of the incident and looking into it.

Martin Methodist College saw members of its staff and faculty recognized Sunday night at the Southern States Athletic Conference Awards Banquet in Montgomery.

MMC Assistant Athletic Director Wade Neely was recognized as the league’s Sports Information Director of the Year.

Neely, a Pulaski native, is in his seventh season at MMC. Neely is a 2005 Giles County High School graduate and graduated with an Electronic Media Journalism degree from MTSU in 2009.

Dr. George Cheatham, Director of International Studies, Grants Coordinator and English Professor at MMC, was named to the league’s All-Faculty Team.

Ardmore’s Lee Hodges shot a seven-under par 281 over the weekend to finish 10th in the KC Golf Classic in Kansas City, Missouri.

It was Hodges’ best showing in his first season on the tour. He’s played in nine events and made five cuts. The $16,200 he received for 10th pushed his tour totals to $33,614.

Hodges played college golf at UAB and Alabama.

The #3 Martin Methodist Softball team took the lead on three different occasions, but ultimately dropped a 5-4, 12-inning contest to #1 seed University of Mobile Sunday afternoon at the 2019 SSAC Softball Championship at Wilson-Morgan Park.

After a full day of play Thursday and Friday, inclement weather Saturday forced the teams to play the elimination bracket final Sunday morning.

The loss ended a valiant tournament run for the RedHawks, who played five games in four days, winning two ballgames Friday to stay alive in the tournament.

RedHawk freshman catcher Shelby Clifton was named to the league's All-Tournament team.

Top-seed Mobile would eventually defeat #7 seed Blue Mountain twice in the Championship round to win the conference title.