Rush began the first day of the Spring Semester and concluded with bid day on January 28. Tennessee Zeta picked up 19 freshmen and 1 sophomore bringing a total new member class of 20. All were initiated on February 1, 2017.
The chapter now has a total of 76 active members.
The chapter also elected 3 sweethearts for (unfortunately we had not been informed by nationals until after the fact that only 1 is allowed): Lizzie Wood, Maja Roglić, and Francis Chandler.
Here is a list of the new members and their home towns:
- Matt Cleary Wellmington, DE
- Sam Cloyd Little Rock, AR
- Joe Ferrante Huntington, MD
- Owen Galvin Memphis, TN
- Preston Giroux Athens, GA
- Henry Hay Charleston, SC
- James Hoots Winston-Salem, NC
- Ethan Houley Baltimore, MD
- John Kemmerly New Orleans, LA
- Carter King Habersham, GA
- Nick Langford El Paso, TX
- Will Lawler Chicago, IL
- Kent Leafstedt San Antonio, TX
- Matt McKenney Chattanooga, TN
- Addison Mueller Philadelphia, PA
- Jake Nestlehutt Atlanta, GA
- Quinn Ritchie Baltimore, MD
- Matthew Uprichard Greenville, SC
- Tommy Weaver St. Louis, MO
- Zach Winograd Orlando, FL