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CHS drops two at Franklin County

Posted on January 28, 2015 at 1:42 am

The Franklin County Rebels used a 29-9 third quarter to break open a close game and post a 63-47 victory over Coffee County Tuesday night. Red Raider Addison Carter led all scorers with 17 points in the loss and Peyton Talley added nine points for CHS. The Raiders fall to 4-20 overall and 0-9 in 8-AAA with the loss. Dru Morris hit four 3-pointers and finished with 16 points to

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  • Westwood, College Street win titles

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 11:51 am

    College Street’s Cameron Ballard pumps his fist in celebration as the Cougars defeated Westwood 48-10 in Saturday’s elementary basketball championship game.
(Staff photos by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   The Westwood Lady Eagles and College Street Cougars have bragging right for the year as both squads took home the championship t rophies after Saturday’s elementary basketball tournament finals. The Lady Eagles used a 20-2 first half as they rolled to a 25-12 victory over the Hillsboro Lady Tigers, while College Street cruised to a 48-10 win over the Westwood Eagles in the boys’

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  • Coffee Co. swept at Lincoln County

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 11:51 am

    Coffee County’s Tiger Fenton puts up a shot against Lincoln County Friday night. Fenton scored a team-high 15 points in a losing effort.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   FAYETTEVILLE – Friday’s 57-41 loss at Lincoln County was like a roller coaster for the Coffee County Lady Raiders. The Lady Raiders opened the game with a five-point first quarter before exploding for 19 in the second period. The third frame saw the Lady Raiders (12-11, 2-6 8AAA) net just three points, while they poured in 14 in the final eight minutes of play.

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  • Prater inks with Tennessee Wesleyan

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 11:50 am

    Jacob Prater, shown blasting a tee shot during the TSSAA championships, recently signed a scholar-ship offer to play golf at Tennessee Wesleyan. Prater is the 13th golfer to accept a scholarship to play golf in the past seven years.
(File photo by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   After a successful high school career on the links, Coffee County senior Jacob Prater will be playing for a national power next year as he tees off for the Tennessee Wesleyan Bulldogs. While he does not expect to crack the starting roster as a freshman, Prater is focused on doing what he can to help the Wesleyan golf team and gain experience. “Coach [Mike]

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  • Coffee County wrestlers fall to Forrest, Siegel

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 11:50 am

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    CHAPEL HILL – The Coffee County Central wrestling squad traveled to Forrest Tuesday, January 20, suffering a 58-23 loss to the Rockets. David Tate dominated Forrest’s Joseph Williams, recording a 19-2 technical fall victory for the first CHS win of the night. Mitchell Simpson followed that up with a pin in the 145-pound division before Austin Payne (182) and Dustin Seals (285) won by fall in their respective groups. The

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  • CCMS crushes East Tullahoma

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 11:49 am

    Chloe Spry of the Coffee County Middle Lady Raiders brings the ball up the court against East Tul-lahoma Monday night. The Lady Raiders dominated the game, posting a 72-1 victory to move into Thursday’s finals of the Central Tennessee Conference tournament.
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    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer   To say the Coffee County Middle School Lady Raiders opened the Central Tennessee Conference tournament in impressive fashion would be an understatement. The Lady Raiders came about as close as possible to pitching a shutout as they dominated from the tip and posted a 72-1 drubbing of East Tullahoma Monday night. Coffee County scored the first 41 points of the game, taking a 38-0

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  • Brackets for the CTC middle school basketball tournament

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 2:57 pm

    Here are the brackets for the Central Tennessee Conference basketball tournament. Coffee County Middle Lady Raiders are the second seed and play No. 7 East today at 5 p.m., while the Raiders are seeded fourth and take on No. 5 North at 8 p.m. Tuesday. All games are played at CCMS.  

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  • Westwood, College Street win elementary titles

    Posted on January 24, 2015 at 5:49 pm

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    The Westwood Lady Eagles and the Cougars of College Street claimed championships in Saturday’s elementary school basketball tournament at Coffee County Central. The Lady Eagles rolled to a 25-12 victory over Hillsboro, while College Street posted a 48-10 decision over Westwood in the boys’ final. In the third-place games, North Coffee’s girls defeated New Union 24-13, and the Deerfield boys beat New Union 29-26, College Street’s cheerleading squad also took

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  • Coffee County wrestlers fall at Forrest

    Posted on January 21, 2015 at 1:00 pm

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    CHAPEL HILL – The Coffee County Central wrestling squad traveled to Forrest Tuesday night, suffering a 58-23 loss to the Rockets. David Tate dominated Forrest’s Joseph Williams, recording a 19-2 technical fall victory for the first CHS win of the night. Mitchell Simpson followed that up with a pin in the 145-pound division before Austin Payne (182) and Dustin Seals (285) won by fall in their respective groups.   Forrest

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