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CHS tennis wins four at district match

Posted on April 23, 2015 at 1:38 pm

The Coffee County Central tennis teams participated in the individual and doubles portion of the District 8-AAA tournament Thursday morning at Sewanee. Coffee County’s Karlee Reed and Maddie Taylor earned 8-2 and 8-1 victories, respectively, in singles competition, while Walker Seagrove (8-1) and Will Davis (8-0) were handed losses. In doubles action, Kayla Wright and Alli Shelton teamed up to post an 8-4 win, and Trevor Ivey-Bodman and Easton Mai

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  • Sports schedule for Thursday, April 23

    Posted on April 23, 2015 at 1:31 pm


    HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL CHS @ Lawrence Co., 6 p.m.   HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER Tullahoma @ CHS, 7 p.m. (senior night)   HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS CHS @ District Tournament, 10 a.m. ( (@ Sewanee)   HIGH SCHOOL TRACK Lincoln Co. & Shelbyville @ CHS, 3 p.m.   MIDDLE SCHOOL BASEBALL CCMS @ White Co., 6 p.m.   MIDDLE SCHOOL SOCCER South Franklin Co. @ CCMS, 5 p.m.   MANCHESTER YOUTH BASEBALL

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  • WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: CHS softball shuts out Tullahoma

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 10:36 pm

    Coffee County's Brianna Jones was presented with a plaque commemorating her 1,000th career strikeout Tuesday at Lawrence County. Jones struck out 17 Tullahoma batters Wednesday as the Lady Raiders posted a 3-0 victory.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    One day after surpassing 1,000 strikeouts for her high-school career, senior Brianna Jones fanned 17 batters as the Coffee County Lady Raiders improved to 21-3-1 on the season with a 3-0 victory at Tullahoma Wednesday. Brittany Williams led of the top of the fourth with a walk and stole second and moved to third on a fly out to right by Shelby Scrivnor. Jones then pushed Williams across the plate

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  • High School Roundup: Lady Raiders clinch regular season softball title

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 10:43 am

    Coffee County's Brittany Williams makes contact during Friday's 2-1 win at Warren County.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer The Coffee County Central Lady Raiders sewed up the District 8-AAA regular season title Tuesday, April 15, with a 4-0 victory over Columbia. But the Lady Raiders (18-3-1, 10-0 8-AAA) are not resting there. “This clinched the regular season district title for us,” said CHS coach Terry Floyd. “But [one of] our goals is to go undefeated in the district, so it’s not over yet.”

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  • High School Soccer: Raiders blank Shelbyville

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 10:39 am

    Coffee County’s Breyer Taylor drives to score the lone goal of Saturday’s 1-0 victory over Shelbyville. Breyer had 15 goals on the season.
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    By Jake Kreulen, sports writer Saturday night saw one of the bigger victories in recent memory for the Central High School soccer program as the Red Raiders claimed a 1-0 victory over Shelbyville at home. “This was just a great game and a big win for us,” said CHS head coach Robert Harper. “We made a defensive switch a couple of games back, going with three across the back and

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  • CHS tracksters finish in third place

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 10:34 am

    Taylor DeBerry competes in the long jump at the District 8-AAA championship meet at Tullahoma Thursday.
(Staff photo by Zach Birdsong)

    From Staff Reports The Coffee County Red Raider track team took third place in both the boy’s and girl’s divisions of the District 8-AAA championship meet at Tullahoma Thursday. The girls finished with 135 points, while Franklin County’s 164 points claimed the title and Tullahoma took second place with 151. The Tullahoma (217.5) and Franklin County (214.5) boys battled it out for the top two spots as the Raiders compiled

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  • High School Tennis: Shelbyville edges CHS

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 10:31 am

    Coffee County’s Maddie Taylor returns a volley at Fred Deadman Park Monday. Taylor earned a victory in her match, but both the Raiders and Lady Raiders suffered 4-3 losses to Shelbyville. 
(Staff photo by Jake Kreulen)

    From Staff Reports On Monday afternoon, the Coffee County Central Red Raider tennis teams were swept at home by Shelbyville to close out the regular season, but coach Mike Ray and his squads will take away several positives from the matching 4-3 losses. “Both [the Raiders and Lady Raiders] played very hard,” said Ray. “They just came up a little short and are very disappointed. The girls are disappointed in

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  • Middle School Roundup: Lady Raiders topple Tullahoma

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 10:21 am


    The Coffee County Middle School Lady Raiders softball team scored five runs in the top of the fifth inning to post a 5-3 win at Tullahoma Tuesday, April 14. Erin Ferrell drove in two runs and Shannah Frame had a double to help CCMS move to 9-1 in conference play, while Sierra Mahar and Jayden Scheller added one RBI each in the win.   Huntland stings Westwood The Westwood Lady

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  • MYBL Roundup: Powers Storage spreads out scoring in win

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 10:10 am


    Powers Storage beat Shelter Insurance 14-6 as Alton Howard fanned six batters in five innings and Skylar Bratcher whiffed three in the final three frames in major league action Friday night at Fred Deadman Park. Andrew Hite drove in three runs on the strength of two doubles for Powers, while Howard, Brady Nugent and Wyatt Nugent all doubled. Howard, Bratcher and Wyatt Nugent all had a pair of RBIs in

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