Eagles Fly Past Raiders

Alontae Taylor turns the corner for a big run against the Eagles.. Photo by Barry West

Alontae Taylor turns the corner for a big run against the Eagles.. Photo by Barry West

On Senior Night the Coffee County Red Raiders were hoping to pull off a huge upset over Shelbyville. The Golden Eagles led by the one-two punch of QB Mason Cunningham and RB Michael Eddings plus their impressive defense defeated the Raiders 48-12.
Cunningham threw 3 touchdown passes and Eddings rushed for two.
Raider QB Alontae Taylor, had another great night with 234 yards on 27 carries, he now has 1,330 yards on the season. Taylor scored once on the night on a 68-yard run. Cody Howes raced 66 yards for the lone Coffee County score in the first-half. Howes finished with 100 yards on 13 carries on the night.
OL/DL Devin Walden was named the Gateway Tire & Service Center player of the game.
The Raiders (2-7, 0-6 8-AAA) will wrap up the season Friday at Tullahoma in the battle of the 89th Coffee Pot game.