The Westwood Rockets and Lady Rockets basketball teams open their season on the road tonight as they travel to Unionville. Both the Westwood teams return key players from last season as they open their season against another pair of Duck River Valley Conference preseason favorites in Community. The girls’ game is set to tip at 6 PM with the boys’ game to follow. Thunder Radio will once again keep you updated on all Westwood sports as we will bring you the highlights on tomorrow’s sportscast. Westwood will host Cascade on Thursday night in the home opener at Joel Vinson Gym at 6 PM.
The Coffee County Central High School volleyball team travels to Murfreesboro on Tuesday afternoon as they take part in their 4th straight region tournament. The Lady Raiders will take on the District 7AAA champion Stars of Siegel High School in a 4PM semifinal match at Siegel. Siegel, who finished a perfect 12 and 0 in district play this year are 32 and 8 on the season and the 12th ranked team in the state according to MaxPreps.com. A win in the match with Siegel would give Coffee County a berth in the Region finals at 7 PM at Siegel against the winner of the 5:30 match between District 8AAA champion Columbia and the District 7AAA runner-up Blackman. Both teams that advance to the region finals will earn a berth in the sectional which is set to be played on Thursday.
The Coffee County Lady Raider soccer team travels to Fayetteville on Tuesday night for a district semifinal match against Lincoln County. The Lady Falcons are the #1 seed in the district tournament after posting a perfect 6 and 0 record in district play this season. Lincoln County won the earlier meeting this season 6 to 0 at Coffee County on September 15th and enters the game with a record of 12 and 2 on the year. A win advances the Lady Raiders to Thursday night’s District 8AAA championship. Thunder Radio will be on hand to bring you the broadcast of the 7 PM match live from Lincoln County. We will begin our FINAL Home Town broadcast of the year beginning at 6:50PM.