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CHS cross country warms up for regional meet

Posted on October 21, 2014 at 2:55 pm

The Coffee County Central Red Raiders cross country team competed at The Webb School Thursday, October 17, in a warmup for Thursday’s Regions 4-AAA championship meet at the Sharp Springs Recreation Center in Smyrna. “Despite running on an already challenging course that has been heavily saturated the past several days, as well as returning from a week of inconsistent training due to fall break, I was very pleased with our

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  • Middle school basketball roundup

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 2:29 pm

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    By Jake Kreulen, Sports Writer   Lady Rockets defeat Eagleville The Westwood Middle School Lady Rockets basketball team jumped out to a 15-4 lead after one period Thursday night and held off a furious Eagleville rally to post a 38-24 victory to move to 2-0 on the season. Ashley Starks led the Lady Rockets with 15 points, while Morgan Jones added 13 in the win. Eagleville owned a 12-3 advantage

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  • CHS falls to Lincoln County; now 2-6

    Posted on October 18, 2014 at 12:33 am

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    By Jake Kreulen, Sports Writer All season the Lincoln County Falcons have thrown the ball around the field. Friday the Falcons mixed things up and went to the ground game. It worked. The Falcons rushed for 247 yards and controlled the clock en route to a 17-7 victory over the Coffee County Central Red Raiders Friday night at Carden-Jarrell Field. Coffee County is now winless against Lincoln County since 1997.

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  • GAMEDAY PREVIEW: Raiders hope for first win over Lincoln County since ’97

    Posted on October 17, 2014 at 10:54 am

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    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer The Coffee County Central Red Raiders are hosting District 8-AAA foe Lincoln County in the Farm Bureau Insurance High School Pink Out, with more than just the outcome of an athletic event on the line. The Pink Out game raises money for the American Cancer Society and was coordinated in part by the Coffee County Central Future Business Leaders of America. The event raises thousands

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  • CHS football placed in 6A under new format

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 9:42 pm

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    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) is currently in the process of restructuring the classifications for high school football and it could mean an automatic playoff bid for Coffee County starting next season. The TSSAA Board of Control voted to adopt the Division I Alternate Six Class Football Plan for the next two year cycle beginning with the 2015-16 school term. After all enrollment

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  • Lady Raiders fall in regional tourney

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 2:35 pm

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    By Jake Kreulen, Sports Writer The Coffee County Central Lady Raiders volleyball team met many goals this year before suffering a season-ending 3-0 loss (25-18, 25-3, 25-17) to Blackman Tuesday night. “We went down the list of goals for the year,” CHS coach Andrew Taylor said. “We won 28 matches, which is what we wanted to do. We won the regular season district championship and the district championship. Winning the

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  • Lady Raiders win district title

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 3:58 pm

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    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   COLUMBIA – The Coffee County Central Lady Raiders outlasted the Lady Falcons of Lincoln County 25-21, 25-16, 23-25, 20-25, 15-13 to claim the school’s first District 8-AAA volleyball championship in seven years. “It means a lot,” said senior Cursten Vaughn. “It’s the first time since 2007 and it feels awesome.” “It feels really good,” added senior Sara Brown. “We’ve worked so hard for this,

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  • Raiders lose thriller

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 3:55 pm

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    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer WINCHESTER - The Franklin County Rebels gambled in triple overtime Friday night and rolled a winner. Trailing by one after a 10-yard touchdown run by Timothy Farris, Javon Rice rumbled into the end zone with the 2-point conversion to post a 56-55 victory over the Coffee County Central Red Raiders. Both teams put up solid numbers on the ground, with the Rebels rushing for 420 yards

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  • Who’s the next man up?

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 3:53 pm

    By Jake Kreulen  What a heartbreaking loss the Coffee County Central Red Raiders suffered Friday night at Franklin County. In what had to have been one of the most exciting games in the state this season, CHS was handed a 56-55 defeat in triple overtime. Freshman quarterback Alontae Taylor was sensational on the night, rushing for 249 yards and a school record six touchdowns. Coach Ryan Sulkowski has said all season

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