Wednesday, April 14th, 2021


Chesapeake Sports Club

The Chesapeake Sports Club held their monthly meeting at the Chesapeake Conference Center. Harry Holtzclaw of Western Branch High and Southerlyn Brinn of Hickory High School were honored as outstanding high school athletes in tennis. Carolyn Bernard introduced guest speaker D.J. Dozier, who played professional football for the Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions and professional baseball for the New York Mets. D.J. gave credit to his parents and coach Joe Paterno for instilling in him the philosophy of preparing to win and achieving success in all of his endeavors.

Mr. Harry Holtzclaw, left, accepting for his son Harry, and Western Branch Tennis Coach Tom Anderson

Southerlyn Brinn of Hickory High School

Guest Speaker D.J. Dozier

D.J. Dozier, left, and Linwood Nelms

From left: Randy Dillard, Troy Ramsey, William Henry Dozier Jr., D.J. Dozier and Scott Matheson