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Jennings resigns as CHS wrestling coach

Jennings resigns as CHS wrestling coach

Longtime Coffee County Wrestling coach Randall Jennings submitted his resignation to the high school on Friday. Jennings, a state wrestler for the Raiders and 2009 graduate from CHS, spent the past 16 years as part of the wrestling program either as a wrestler, assistant coach or head coach. He took over the program as head coach last year. He is resigning due to personal and health issues within his family that demand his time. “I’ve got some family members with some health issues that I need to help out with and take a bigger role in the responsibility of...

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VOLLEYBALL: Lady Raiders spank Shelbyville on senior night

VOLLEYBALL: Lady Raiders spank Shelbyville on senior night

Kiya Ferrell (left) and Madison Pruitt celebrate during Thursday’s match. — Thunder Radio photo by Holly Peterson Coffee County volleyball made quick work of visiting Shelbyville Thursday night, dispatching of the Eaglettes 3-0 for a senior night sweep. Coffee County won by scores of 25-18, 25-19 and 25-12. Senior Kiya Ferrell had a big night for the Lady Raiders – leading the team with 14 kills and tying Abby Clark for the team lead in digs with 6. Ferrell also served up 3 aces. Fellow senior Maddy Sussen led the Lady Raiders at the service line with 4 aces...

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THURSDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP

THURSDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP

Westwood soccer moved to 5-0 on the season with a 4-1 beating of St. Andrews Thursday. The Lady Rockets got 2 goals from Abigail Bellamy and one apiece from Bailey Barsenas and Elizabeth Montealgre in the win. Westwood soccer will be a guest on the Coffee Coaches Show Saturday, Sept. 11. Show airs from 10-11 am on Thunder Radio. CHS Lady Raider soccer 0, Warren County 7 CMS volleyball 0, Tullahoma 2 (21-25,...

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Westwood, CMS football teams each win on the road Thursday

Westwood, CMS football teams each win on the road Thursday

Westwood Middle and Coffee Middle School football teams both hit the road and returned home with victories Thursday night. For the Rockets, it was a big day on the ground for Isaiah Deadman who rumbled 110 yards on just 7 carries and a touchdown to lead the way in a 20-0 win over Cannon County – a game you heard live on Thunder Radio. Joel Barrera got the scoring started for Westwood, running in from 24 yards out to take a 6-0 lead. Deadman scampered 76 yards for a touchdown and Kane Dixon added a score from 16 yards...

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BASEBALL: David Martin leaving Red Raider baseball program

BASEBALL: David Martin leaving Red Raider baseball program

Coffee County Central head baseball coach David Martin intends to resign, Thunder Radio sports has learned. Martin, who just completed his sixth season at the helm of the Red Raider baseball program, said he needed to step aside for personal reasons. Martin told his team of his intentions late Thursday afternoon. “I put a lot of time and thought and consideration into this decision,” Martin told Thunder Radio. “If you are going to do this job, you have to be in it 100 percent. If you can’t be in it 100 percent and put the time that it requires...

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THURSDAY PREP SPORTS SCHEDULE

THURSDAY PREP SPORTS SCHEDULE

Thursday will be a busy day in local prep sports – and the Thunder Radio broadcast team will be busy covering as many games and matches as possible. Thursday9/9/216:30 PM*CMSFootballNorth FranklinAwayThursday9/9/216:30 PM***WMSFootballCannon CountyAwayThursday9/9/216:00 PM*CHSSoccerWarren CountyAwayThursday9/9/215:00 PMWMSSoccerSt. AndrewsAwayThursday9/9/216:30 PM*CHSvolleyballShelbyville *Home Games with a * will be broadcast through the Thunder Radio online streams. Click here to access those streams. Games with *** will be a Radio Broadcast at 107.9 FM, 1320 AM and 106.7...

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: Westwood soccer drops Huntland; volleyball falls to Fayetteville City

WEDNESDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: Westwood soccer drops Huntland; volleyball falls to Fayetteville City

Westwood Soccer Two goals from Carmen Barret and another from Jenny Sanchez powered the Westwood Lady Rocket soccer team to a 3-2 win over Huntland on the road Wednesday afternoon. Lady Rocket Anna Rutowski had four saves in goal for WMS. Westwood Volleyball The Lady Rocket volleyball team played Fayetteville City close, but dropped 0-2 on the road Wednesday. Westwood lost 23-25 and 22-25 in the best-of-three. Ziya Dillard, Audri Patton and Maggie Brei all had a kill apiece for Westwood. Anna Reed and Patton each had one service...

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TUESDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: Lady Raider soccer, volleyball roll to wins

TUESDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: Lady Raider soccer, volleyball roll to wins

Lady Raider Katie Cotten (no. 6) attempts to get the ball past a diving Cascade keeper Tuesday afternoon. Cotten didn’t score on this play, but found the back of the net 3 times in a 7-0 blowout win for CHS Tuesday. — Thunder Radio photo by Josh Peterson Tuesday was a busy day and, by most accounts, a successful one for area sports teams. CHS Lady Raider Soccer In their first home match of the season, Coffee County put the hammer down early and never let up on its way to a 7-0 win over visiting Cascade. Katie Cotten...

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