Coaches vs Cancer raises $1850



Cleveland High School principal Denise Martin presents a check to American Cancer Society Developmental Representative Kristin Franklin. The annual Coaches vs Cancer Classic held last month at Cleveland High School raised $1852. Pictured are (left to right) Cleveland High bookkeeper Pam Hazelrig; Blount County Relay for Life chairperson Pennie Bickerstaff; Franklin; Martin; Cleveland boys basketball coach Conny Lowery; and Cleveland Athletic Booster Club secretary Tammy Thigpen. The event, which was held Dec. 12, featured seven basketball games. Also helping with the event were Mike Hazelrig, Randy Murphree, and Teresa Hart – all with the Cleveland booster club. The money raised this year more than doubles that raised from last year’s event.