Raiders Fall On Opening Night

Peyton Meeker swings a pass out to Deangelo Rozier during Friday night's game... Photo by Barry West

At one time during the 1st quarter of Friday’s football game Coffee County led Shelbyville 7-6 but after that the Eagles took over.
The Coffee County Central High Red Raiders had a difficult stopping the high powered offence as they fell to the Golden Eagles 41-7 Friday night at Carden-Jarrell field in Manchester.
Junior tailback Deangelo Rozier scored the Raider lone TD on a seven-yard touchdown scamper. David Morgan added the point after to give CHS a 7-6 lead with 3:41 remaining in the first quarter.
Rozier finished the game with 27 carries for 114 yards. QB Peyton Meeker 18-23 for 127 and 2 INT’s.
MTSU commitment Marquis Morton led the offensive attack for the Golden Eagles getting 100 yards on just 13 totes all in the first half.

David Morgan hits a strong punt against Shelbyville... By Barry West

TE Grayson Miller was named the Gateway Tire and Service Player of the Game.
Coffee County will travel to Marshall County Friday night at 7pm.