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Dwight Coleby considering graduate transfer away from KU

Rock Chalk Talk

Date: 5/15/2017 2:51:00 PM

The Jayhawks' 1V8 time is the program's fastest at Melton Hill Lake in the three years it has hosted the Big 12 Championship. The loss wrapped up the Jayhawks' 11-game homestand where they finished with a record of 8-3 and accomplished three of their goals

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Bryan Named Student-Athlete of the Week


Date: 5/15/2017 11:34:00 AM

Last Week in Rowing: The Mountaineers traveled to Oak Ridge, Tennessee, to compete in the 2017 Big 12 Championship on Melton Hill Lake ... on Saturday, all five of the WVU’s crews finished fourth in their heats, moving the first varsity eight

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Tide rowing finishes 4th at Big 12 Championships

Rivals Tide Sports

Date: 5/15/2017 5:47:00 AM

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. – With all five crews competing in Grand Final races on Sunday at Melton Hill Lake, the Alabama rowing team earned a trio of event medals and posted a fourth-place finish, its highest ever medal count and team finish at the conference

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Kansas concludes season at Big 12 Rowing Championship


Date: 5/14/2017 6:58:00 PM

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. – The University of Kansas rowing team concluded its 2016-17 season with a fourth-place team finish in the Big 12 Championship on Sunday at Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. "I'm really proud of the team," Kansas head coach Rob

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Vols take third in Big 12 Rowing Championship


Date: 5/14/2017 6:19:00 PM

OAK RIDGE, Tenn (UT Sports) --Tennessee put its top two boats on the podium to clinch third place in the Big 12 Championship on Sunday at Melton Hill Lake. Texas won the event, finishing first in all five Grand Finals. Oklahoma took second followed by

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• River: Clinch River
• Length: 173 Miles
• Surface Area: 5,690 Acres
• Volume: 2,092,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 3,343 Square Miles
• Length: 64 Miles
Melton Hill Lake provides nearly 193 miles of shoreline and 5,470 acres of water surface and includes parts of Loudon, Roane, Anderson, and Knox counties. The reservoir stretches 56 miles up the Clinch from the dam to the base of Norris Dam, and is navigable for 38 miles from Melton Hill Dam to Clinton. Melton Hill is the only TVA dam on a tributary stream, or not on the Tennessee River, with a navigation lock. The lock lowers and raises vessels 60 feet between Melton Hill Lake and Watts Bar Lake and vice-versa.

Melton Hill Dam is a hydroelectric dam on the Clinch River just south of Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The dam is operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority, which built the dam in the early 1960s. Melton Hill Dam was named for Melton Hill, a knob atop Copper Ridge where the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey established a triangulation station in 1884.
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