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Coffee County's Austin Baugh blocks out a Cannon County opponent during Friday's prep basketball game.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

Coffee County Raiders handed loss by Lions

Posted on November 22, 2014 at 1:49 am

The Coffee County Central Red Raiders dropped to 2-2 on the year with Friday’s 67-45 home loss to the Lions of Cannon County. Wyatt Day led all scorers with 19 points in the loss, including seven in the first period and eight in the third, but no other Raider reached double figures. Coffee County trailed by three (14-11) heading into the second period, but the Lions put up a 17-6

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  • Coffee County runs out of gas against Cannon County

    Posted on November 22, 2014 at 1:35 am

    Coffee County's Sara Brown scored a game-high 23 points, hitting seven 3-pointers, Friday night against Cannon County.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    The Coffee County Central Lady Raiders gave a strong performance for three quarter Friday night, but it was not enough as the Lady Lions of Cannon County pulled away late for a 66-53 decision. Sara Brown was on fire, connecting on seven 3-pointers and finishing with 23 points for Coffee County (2-2). Tyger Fenton and Sydney Pearson added nine points each in the losing effort, while Cameron Brown scored all

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  • CHS football schedule announced for 2015 includes major changes

    Posted on November 20, 2014 at 3:59 am

    Coffee County football coach Ryan Sulkowski reacts to a call of offsetting personal fouls during Friday's (Oct. 31, 2014) 20-7 loss to Tullahoma that ended the Raiders' season. The Raiders will open the 2015 season by hosting Tullahoma. (Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    The schedule for the 2015 high school football season has essentially been solidified, and the Coffee County Central Red Raider football team will definitely have its hands full. The only thing left to do before everything is set in stone is the signing of the contracts, which is typically a formality. After a 2-8 2014 season in which the Raiders snapped a 14-game losing streak with a 28-27 overtime victory at Warren

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  • HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Fourth quarter struggles seal fate for Raiders, Lady Raiders

    Posted on November 19, 2014 at 6:37 pm

    Coffee County's Peyton Talley passes the ball during the Russell-Barnett Tip-Off Classic at Tullahoma High School last week. The Raiders fell to Grundy County Tuesday night. 
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    COALMONT – The fourth quarter was Coffee County Central’s downfall Tuesday night as the Lady Raiders suffered a 43-39 loss and the Raiders fell 40-38 at Grundy County High School. The losses come less than one week after Coffee County swept the Yellow Jackets (49-46 boys, 55-16 girls) at the Russell-Barnett Tip-Off Classic in Tullahoma. Both CHS teams held leads through three periods, but both Yellow Jacket squads heated up

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  • CCMS sweeps East Tullahoma

    Posted on November 19, 2014 at 6:06 pm

    Coffee County Middle’s Abby Morgan saves the ball from going out of bounds Thursday night (Nov. 6, 2014) against North Franklin County.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    TULLAHOMA – The Coffee County Middle School Raiders took a four-point lead into the fourth quarter Tuesday night and held on for a 19-18 victory over East Tullahoma in basketball action. The Raiders (5-3 overall) got seven points form Andrew Mahaffey, while Weston Hargrove and Harley Hinshaw combined for all four CMS points in the final period. It evened the season series with East Tullahoma for the Raiders after falling

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  • Raiders sweep competition at Tullahoma

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 11:33 am

    Coffee County's Peyton Talley passes the ball during the Russell-Barnett Tip-Off Classic at Tullahoma High School last week. The Raiders fell to Grundy County Tuesday night. 
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   TULLAHOMA – The first weekend of the basketball season was good to Coffee County Central as the Raiders posted a pair of victories in the Russell-Barnett Tip-Off Classic at Tullahoma High School. Thursday night saw the Raiders build an 18-point lead and hold onto it as Warren County mounted a ferocious fourth-quarter comeback before CHS secured a 62-60 decision to start the season on

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  • Lady Raiders split at Classic

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 11:28 am

    Aerial Williams (right) wins the first tip of the season Thursday night against Warren County in the Russell-Barnett Tip-Off Classic at Tullahoma High School.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   TULLAHOMA – After suffering a 62-33 loss to Warren County Thursday to open the season, the Coffee County Central Lady Raiders took out their frustration on Grundy County in Friday’s 55-16 triumph to split a pair of games in the Russell-Barrett Tip-Off Classic at Tullahoma High School. The Lady Raiders (1-1) took a 14-4 lead at the end of the first period as they

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  • Middle school basketball roundup

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 11:21 am

    Lady Rockets move to .500   The Westwood Middle School Lady Rockets evened their record at 5-5 with a 27-16 victory at Eagleville Monday night. Ashley Starks paced Westwood with 10 points, with all of them coming as the Lady Rockets built a 19-10 halftime lead. Karen Medina and Haley Miller added six points each in the win. The Lady Rockets suffered a 46-25 loss to Huntland on Thursday as

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  • This week’s sports schedules

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 11:11 am

    Tuesday, November 18 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL CHS @ Grundy Co., 6 p.m.* Thursday, November 20 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Fayetteville @ CHS, 6 p.m.* HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING CHS @ Marshall Co., 5:30 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING CHS @ Blackman, 6 p.m. MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL West Tullahoma @ CCMS, 6 p.m.* MTCS @ WMS, 6 p.m.* Friday, November 21 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Cannon Co. @ CHS, 6 p.m.* HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING CHS

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