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FOOTBALL PHOTOS AND FILM NEEDED: 100 years of Red Raider celebration begins next week

FOOTBALL PHOTOS AND FILM NEEDED: 100 years of Red Raider celebration begins next week

Do you have old Central High School Red Raider photos or digital game film or highlights? Thunder Radio needs more content for the 100-years of football celebration that kicks off next Friday, Aug. 19 when the Raiders host Franklin County. The video production team at Thunder Radio will work hard to include as much submitted content in the jumbotron video as possible. Send content to josh.peterson.wmsr@gmail.com Celebrations are planned all season long during Red Raider football games. Make you plans to attend all Red Raider football games (schedule below). If you can’t make it, be sure to tune into...

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TUESDAY SCOREBOARD: Coffee Middle volleyball wins, football throttled at Harris

TUESDAY SCOREBOARD: Coffee Middle volleyball wins, football throttled at Harris

It appears that the Coffee Middle Football run of CTC dominance is over. After back to back seasons of rolling through conference play, the Raiders started the conference season 0-1 Tuesday night with a 44-7 loss at the hands of Harris Middle in Shelbyville – a game you heard live on Thunder Radio. Coffee Middle trailed 16-0 after the firs quarter and 30-0 by the halftime break. The Raiders finally got on the board in the third quarter on a touchdown run from 8th grade quarterback Jett Trussler, who finished with 52 yards on 7 carries. He was also...

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The Doug Greene Football Coaches Show returns to Thunder Radio Aug. 17

The Doug Greene Football Coaches Show returns to Thunder Radio Aug. 17

If you can’t get enough high school football coverage, Thunder Radio is the place to be. The Coach Doug Greene Show – Built by Gilley Construction – will return exclusively to Thunder Radio airwaves this fall for the third consecutive year. Hosted by Thunder Radio football color commentator Dustin Murray, the show will broadcast live from 7-8 p.m. every Wednesday night (beginning Aug. 17, 2022) from Prater’s BBQ on Woodbury Highway. Everyone is welcome to attend and talk football with coach Greene and special guest players and coaches every week. Thunder Radio has been your home for Red Raider...

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Raiders golfers split in first home match of 2022

Raiders golfers split in first home match of 2022

Coffee County Central High School golf teams split in their first home matches of the season Monday, Aug. 8 at WillowBrook Golf Course. The Raider boys lost to Shelbyville but beat Lincoln County. The top four Raider golfers carded a total of 368 on the day, led by Noah Costello’s 90. Jacob Holder finished at 91, Brady Daugherty 92 and Jackson Shemwell 95. Shelbyville was 28 strokes better, leading all teams with a 340, including an impressive 7-over from Boston Boyce. Meanwhile, the Lady Raiders also placed second – beating Shelbyville but falling to Lincoln County. Cadie Prater led...

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First Capstar Bank Hometown Sports Series broadcast is Tuesday

First Capstar Bank Hometown Sports Series broadcast is Tuesday

The first Capstar Bank Hometown Sports Series broadcast of the fall on Thunder Radio is coming up on Tuesday. Thunder Radio’s Court Steere will travel to Shelbyville to broadcast the Coffee Middle versus Harris Middle football game. Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m. with air time at approximately 6:25 p.m. Our complete hometown sports series broadcast schedule (not including Coffee County High School football) is listed below. Thunder Radio broadcasts at 107.9 FM, 1320 AM, 106.7 FM, Manchester Go smartphone app and thunder1320.com. (Scheduled broadcast subject to change based on athletic schedule change and personnel availability). DAYDATETIMESCHOOLSPORTOPPONENTWHEREBROADCAST PLATFORMTuesday8/9/226:30 p.m.CMSFootballHarrisAwayThunder...

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Coffee County sports ticket information for 2022-23 school year

Coffee County sports ticket information for 2022-23 school year

Coffee County Central High School athletic director Brandon McWhorter has released ticketing information for the 2022-23 school year. Paper tickets will be available at the gate for following sports: Volleyball, soccer, basketball, wrestling, baseball, softball, tennis and swim. There will also be digital tickets available at gofan.co for the following sports: football, volleyball, soccer, basketball and wrestling. Digital tickets can be purchased at gofan.co (NOT gofan.com) or through the Go Fan app for apple. Take note, paper tickets are available for CHS Red Raider football but are NOT available for purchase at the gate. If you would like to...

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PREP SPORTS SCHEDULE: Middle school sports in full swing this week

PREP SPORTS SCHEDULE: Middle school sports in full swing this week

Hot summer practices and long bouts of conditioning finally start paying off for all middle school fall sports this week as a full slate of regular season games and matches are on the schedule. High school sports will hit full stride beginning the week of Aug. 14th. CHS golf will host its first tournament on Monday at WillowBrook. Below is this week’s full slate of games. An asterisk (*) indicates Thunder Radio Broadcast (Capstar Bank Hometown Sports Series). Not indicated on the schedule below is Coffee County Central Football’s final scrimmage of the fall – playing at Tyner on...

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First year Coffee Middle Wrestling team taking sign-ups through Aug. 29

First year Coffee Middle Wrestling team taking sign-ups through Aug. 29

This fall marks the first year that wrestling will be offered to students at Coffee County Middle School. Sign ups have begun and will go through August 29th. Coaches encourage all students at CMS who are interested in participating to sign up as soon as possible. Sign up packets are available in Mrs. Weitzel’s classroom (class #258). To be signed up, packets must be filled out and returned to Mrs. Weitzel by the end of the school day on Aug. 29. Wrestling is available for both boys and girls. Practices will begin Sept. 1 and the season will go...

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