FOOTBALL: Raiders to compete in final 7-on-7 Thursday

Kickoff for the 2021 high school football season is around the corner and preparation is in full swing for the Coffee County Central Red Raiders.

The Raiders will compete in their final 7-on-7 passing scrimmages at Red Bank on Thursday, July 22. Next week the Raiders will put on full pads and officially open fall practice on Monday.

Coffee County opens the 2021 season at Franklin County on Friday, Aug. 20.

Thunder Radio has been your home for Red Raider football for over 60 years and continues to be this fall. Listen to Red Raider football (presented by Al White Ford Lincoln) every Friday night at 107.9 FM, 1320 AM, 106.7 FM, on the Manchester Go smartphone app and at thunder1320.com. Pregame every week begins with the Friday Night Thunder pregame show (delivered by Riddle Trucking) at 6 p.m. with host Courtney Steere.